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Breaking Point
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by Star Catcher Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A man with nothing left to lose... A series of layoffs forces starship pilot Alfonso Wickham to make a shuttle delivery with no help other than the accompanying 'efficiency expert.' Nothing he does pleases the man. Neither do the native ground crews. Then local salvagers appear, viewing his cargo as an easy score. Alfonso just reached his breaking point… A science fiction adventure novelette.
Blood of the Mother
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Fantasy » General
Quentis, a young seminary student with a tenuous faith in his goddess, finds himself guided by Her hands into a journey of danger and of self-discovery. With the help of an odd assortment of companions, he will ultimately have to face those chosen by the goddess's once-lover, the god Ulos.
The Girl and the Dragon Eyes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When Finn and Clyde Bates are framed for kidnapping a tong boss's daughter and stealing his jewels, the bumbling pair must find the girl and the true crooks before his patience comes to an end. Robbing a crime lord on a prison planet is never wise. If they fail, there will be nowhere for the former thieves to hide.
Suitcase Switcheroo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
When a simple delivery for the mob turns into a nasty double cross, Finn and Clyde Bates race to find the real goods. Crossing the mob on a planet of mobsters might be bad for their continued health, but it'll be worse for the mobster who actually pulled the job... a made man motivated to make sure they fail.
The Book of Thieves - Stephanie C. Fox, J.D.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,750. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Economic policy, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Government
The Book of Thieves is the story of how a greedy few destroyed a nation called Oblivion. Oblivion was once a great place to live and work in, with excellent laws to protect everyone who worked there, and to keep conditions fair for them. Not anymore. A greedy few called Gangsters cheated and stole after working harder at getting the rules changed and finding ways to simply ignore them.
Cloaks of Vermin and Fish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,400. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Twins, thieves, and idiots, Italo and Vincenzo are drawn into a complex web of intrigue that would baffle and befuddle smarter men, but not these twins! Follow Italo and Vincenzo as they stumble on to a dark cult bent on destroying Renaissance Venice and find themselves in the middle of a feud between Venice’s Assassins’ and Thieves’ guild. Will dumb luck be enough to save the city? Find out!
Thieves at Heart
Series: The Valley of Ten Crescents, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 52,900. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
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As an orphaned half-elf in a city of humans Tavera lives in a world where she doesn't belong - until a cunning thief named Derk catches her trying to steal from him and takes her on as his apprentice. Thievery comes easy to Tavera but Derk soon becomes more than a mentor - he is the first family she's ever known - and the lessons of a father are much more difficult to learn.
The Viscount and the Witch (Riyria Chronicles Short #1)
Series: The Riyria Chronicles. Price: Free! Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011 by Ridan Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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Eleven years before they were framed for the murder of a king, Royce Melborn and Hadrian Blackwater were practically strangers. Unlikely associates, this cynical thief and idealist swordsman, were just learning how to work together as a team. In this first installment of The Riyria Chronicles, Royce is determined to teach his naive partner a lessonabout good deeds.
Tales of Weird Fantasy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 21,840. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
In this collection of stories you will discover magical swords with unfathomable power, ghosts, the future of crime, an alternate universe where the royalty of Europe's power never waned until the 21st century, and meet the children of fictions most iconic monster. These tales are as diverse as they are weird.
A Perfect Crime
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Big Pete Rustica, Tiny Murdoch, and Maurice “The Leech” Lévesque are perfect thieves. They have never been caught. A rich industrialist hires them to use alien technology to commit the perfect crime. A tale set in the near future world where cunning and skill can make you rich beyond your wildest dreams. Unless you fail.