Clinton Smith


Clinton Smith has an interest in weapons systems and a facility for intriguing plots. He has had four books published and two optioned for film. Buzzword has secured the eBook rights to his first two thrillers and he's revised them for the eBook editions. His third and fourth are available from HarperCollins, Australia, and as eBooks from leading etailers. Clint's fifth thriller, Project Thunder, is exclusive to Buzzwords, as is his award-winning series of short stories.

Smashwords Interview

It's good fun. Meaty. Engaging. I find most "blockbuster" thrillers slow-moving and dreary, so take pains to write something fast-paced, quirky, absorbing. I'm trying to produce intelligent escapism.
After a lifetime writing TV spots and docos, I'm conditioned to visualize.
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Where to find Clinton Smith online


Romantic Stories from Women's Magazines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,020. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
ROMANTIC STORIES includes top short fiction from periodicals such as WOMEN'S WEEKLY, CLEO, WOMAN'S DAY, ARGOSY UK and ABC Books. They range from the heartwarming to the humorous. And it's not all boy meets girl. There's also man outwits shrewish wife. And you'll be challenged by a trip into the future - and one to the distant past.
Vicious Tales from Men's Magazines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,430. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Nine thrilling, chilling tales - most published in leading men's magazines. Stories from 'Man', 'Man Junior', 'Pocket Man', 'Squire' and more. If you like strong plots and raw action, you've found it. Mafiosos. Escaping cons. Child murderers. Two-timing wives. Whores. Professional killers. Condemned men. Spare tight tales to generate nightmares. Horror at its pleasing best.
Songs of a Second World
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,370. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Is it possible to live not just one but two lives in parallel? The theme of this anthology is the world behind what we take as reality. These related stories, linked by reappearing characters, are mostly set in the elegant provincial city of Ballarat in Australia. Most have been published in magazines or journals and the collection has won ten literary awards.
The Game
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,640. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Four unrelated guests are enticed to a private island off the coast of New Zealand. They think it's a holiday resort. But this is no playground. It's a battleground. Here, they are faced with an escalating series of trials that will eventually see all but one of them killed and the winner gain a fortune. This psychological thriller really twists the knife. Optioned for film.
The Fourth Eye
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,920. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Buzzword Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An engine that runs on water. And an oil cartel ready to kill anyone who happens to find out. One man faces the surveillance society. His only weapon - total recall. This close-to-the-headlines thriller never lets up. And everything from communications to weapons systems is meticulously researched. From best selling thriller writer, Clinton Smith. Optioned for film.

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