If there was ever a marriage meant to be, the one between Tate Gallagher and Mattie Bell, the second for each, had to rank near the top for compatibility, especially since there are five children involved. But what happens when the two of them team up to wildcat for crude in an area of 1910 Oklahoma not known to have any of the stinky black stuff? Excitement over the prospects of striking it rich leads to hardship, and hardship leads to disaster. But through it all Mattie manages to hold the family together. This is a suspenseful ...
Set in today's world, a young businessman discovers a technological breakthrough, capable of improving the lives of all mankind. How could he know that it would be stolen from him and turned into something evil and twisted.
This epic adventure delves into the growing conflict between the weakness of the human condition and modern technology. It is an introspective look into society and what could happen, should we continue along our current path. Have power, greed, and arrogance propelled us beyond the point of no return? Is there ...
A Prophecy Unravelled Short Story
When you've been quiet too long, risk can be its own reward.
City Guard Digger hangs onto his honour fiercely, despite realising that laws he enforces are just a charade. Until his captain orders him to do the unthinkable: kill a man without trial.
His refusal could cost him everything, including his life. But honour wins. Pursued by his fellow guards, he has no chance of escape.
Until she arrives.
She saves his life.
Will he find the courage to change his life for the better?
Genre: Action & Adventure
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A 900-year-old vampire, a dangerously charming demon, and the Morning Star himself: they are the creatures that haunt human nightmares, but a new threat is coming that even nightmares fear to face.
Kai is having a rough week. His impulsiveness has led to consequences he'd rather not deal with. As a powerful vampire and Lucifer's lover, he views the petty supernatural politics as beneath him.
Lucifer is not inclined to listen when his estranged brothers come begging for help, preferring the comfortable life he has built with Kai. ...
Wild Ideasby Frank ThomasPrice verified 4 hours ago
Tom is sick of it all Dead-end jobs, working for peanuts. He is going to leave civilization behind. A year alone in the wilderness. The ultimate journey of survival and adventure. Tom must quickly learn to adapt to the unforgiving wilderness, using bushcraft skills. On the way, he soon finds out that, the most harrowing danger comes from deep within his own mind. Tom fights the elements and long forgotten memories as he tries to find meaning and redemption.
Genre: Action & Adventure
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Book 1 in the World of Melarandra Series
Royal twins Koral and Eric Traven had been told since they were children a prophecy pertained to them. The prophecy told of the return of magic, something forbidden in the Central Lands for almost 500 years, yet they both possess it. Each has a unique ability, and both are needed for the prophecy to come to fruition. But there is a problem. Eric wishes to be remembered by history as a hero, and has set off on his own to fulfil the prophecy, leaving Koral to scramble to catch up.
The Order ...
Bryan Mitchell still has a lot of problems. He's still obsessive-compulsive. He still lives in a parallel world where a biological weapon called the Germ transformed civilization. He's still a Ghostlord, a person marked as Contaminated by the Germ whose fears come to life as horrifying monsters. He's forced by the authoritarian Task Force to hunt down others like him.
His home city of Boston has been wracked with civil unrest ever since Bryan succeeded in his first Task Force mission and turned a rogue Ghostlord called the Herald ...
Unshackled Destiny is the Prequel to The Wolves of Trisidian Trilogy book series. It portrays the same characters and themes described in this epic medieval fantasy, but at a younger age. The tale begins with remarkable events in the life of Geoffrey Talbot when he was a small peasant lad living in the tiny Village of Medina in the mystical Land of Jandor. Cast into a world terrorized by the evil Lord Draegan Randall of Trisidian, Geoffrey's small, defenseless village is rampaged by Randall's Army of Dark Riders and Black War Wolves. ...
A thrilling story of love, jealousy, violence and revenge told in a no holds barred style that's definitely for adults only, 'Kat' takes the reader on an action-packed journey into the world of personal security and the underworld of assassination.
In the 1970's, three boys from the wrong side of Glasgow formed an unbreakable friendship. One little brother tagged along for the ride. Decades later, he and the remaining Musketeer have the opportunity to set things right: to give a girl called Kat Farthing the chance of a better life. ...
The story brings two young boys on a collision course with destiny. Adventure around every corner, character growth around every stone, and no real ending in sight as the story unfolds. Which way will the wind blow to guide the young boys on their quest for the salvation of Stelvose? The quest will submerge you into action packed adventure, love, greed, deception, cowardice, and romance. Begin your adventure, place yourself in the world of Stelvose. Beware the story writes itself...
A short story in more ways than one, Little Man Syndrome tells of Roland Budzianowski, who claims to have been the best bare knuckle fighter in London, that is until a night of violence and voodoo leaves him with a very odd condition.
2023 TRILOGYby R.E Riepe(RER Publishing) Price verified 10 hours ago
Did you ever wonder what would become of America with all the events that are happening today? Class warfare talk in the air. the war on women, impending economic doom, etc.,etc. Books hawked on what is and what should be from the left and the right.
I will give you a glimpse into the future. I stepped into my time machine and rode with the scouts of Free America for six years. I won't spin a tale full of charts and graphs, footnotes and appendixes. I will give you a story about people, their lives, their friends, their loves, their ...
This ebook has the following flash fiction story:
Monster of Monsters: Arriving At The Basement
Type: Flash Fiction and the word count is about 280 words
This short-short story in the Science Fiction, Fantasy, & Horror Flash Fiction series visits a Brown Deliveries person as they arrive at the basement level of a corporation.
New to Flash Fiction? Flash Fiction are very very short books to tickle your fancy. They are a great way to see a writer's style and be introduced to the worlds they create and envision.
About the Monster of ...
Genre: Action & Adventure
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There is a minor earthquake in a small Cornish village. Two lads, Brad and Jed experience this quake and meet up the next morning to tell their version of it. Jed tells his version of events with items crashing down around the house, while Brad has had a completely different experience altogether. Like many places in Cornwall there is a stone circle close by, The Mannachs. Brad and Jed have no idea that the history of these stones is going to affect their lives.
Fantasy, Folklore, Legend, Stories of Old, and ...
During the end days of the world, God left the fate of humanity into the hand of an ancient fallen star-Metatarsus. As the world struggled between sanity and survival, the final battle between Angel Raphael and Angel Metarsus ensued.
Genre: Action & Adventure
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Someone is trying to systematically and violently remove Wendell & his family from this Earth.
Living a quiet existence in South-West Scotland, Wendell (the wanderer) Drethen quietly goes about his life of Writing & Painting in the beautiful solitude of his mill, Auchenglen Falls. The mill is set down an almost inaccessible track, which helps Wendell keep visitors at bay. His contacts with the outside world come via his mobile phone, switched on once a month, and Angus who owns the village store, in the nearby village of ...
A question of honour...
Walt Rath is an old-timer, keen to take advantage of the open Texas range by bringing in wire fencing to the state.
But he is getting on, and sees the future of the business with his nephew - the young and reckless Tom Midnight.
Midnight may be youthful, but he sure is tough, and in his Uncle's own words, a born leader.
But Midnight isn't keen to get involved.
That is until Walt is gunned down by the merciless Gun De Leon - a killer hired by the fence busters who are determined to see anyone trying to ...
When it comes time for Martina to change up her life, she abruptly quits her job as a night nurse at a small local hospital, climbs into her old car, and leaves home. From all outward appearances, Martina Spalding is an attractive young lady looking for love and a new life. But underneath is a spitfire with a pistol she's not afraid to use, which surprises even her, when she discovers her best friends life is in danger. What transpires thereafter is a thrilling and suspenseful ride to unmask the killer, with a few wrong turns and ...
Jewel thieves and crazies were running all around her peaceful beach. Ms. May, cellist for the Boston Pops, who had just retired for some much-needed peace and quiet in her little beach house in Maine, was not finding any! But even thieves can't out-wit her! A fun, short, cozy mystery about friends that aren't always what they seem to be... or are they?
Two unemployed men living over a thousand miles apart are complete opposites. Kenneth Saxton an unemployed logger during the Spotted Owl Timber industry standoff has been out of work for over a year. He puts a long gun to his head at the families' cabin near Zigzag, Oregon. Richard Johnson an assembly line manager for Trask Trailers in Long Beach, California is fired for secretly meeting with a company auditor. From the twelfth story of a hotel balcony Richard discerns jumping to end it all... Two things Richard and Kenneth have in ...
The Great Blue Above... The White Nothingness... The Sky People... These only exist as whispered stories for those who live in the City Below, humanity's final habitat located far beneath the snowy surface. Ruled by the ruthless Jonas family for generations, its citizens are fed lies by King Edmond, who controls the largest section of city and its army of guards. But the leaders of other sections begin to question the city's history and King Edmond's divinity, and their children dream about escaping through the guarded tunnels to ...
EOD - "It's a lot like brain surgery, except if we screw up the patient detonates... Oh yeah, and we do it underwater."
- A Navy EOD Technician
The Sailors of the United States Navy Explosive Ordnance Disposal (EOD) community "perform under pressure" in the hazardous job of bomb disposal, often deep beneath the sea... alone.
An EOD Technician must have the brains of an engineer, the hands of a surgeon, and the courage of a martyr. In the U.S. Navy, carrier flight operations only occur under the watchful eye of EOD Techs ready to ...
Locke is a cursed, ramshackle place trapped between sheer cliffs and a foreboding, ancient forest. It is further blighted by its denizens birthing an inordinate number of deformed babies, unfortunate young souls who are stolen away and into the looming trees each Winter. The masked kidnappers of these "tainted" children are known only as Puritans. They have no known origins and their dark purpose adds yet more mystery to Locke's downtrodden existence. Life is harsh, but no resident has ever known any different. It has always been ...
The desire for adventure drove Oli to leave Finland and travel across the ocean to 19th century America. Circumstances left Oli in possession of a map showing the location of Spanish gold in what would become a life or death adventure. Travel with Oli from the wharfs of Boston to the peaks of the Rocky Mountains as he follows the dream of a departed friend.
I absolutely LOVED this book! Claire is sarcastic, FUNNY, semi crazy, and a hella smart woman that I loved to hate then loved again. I became more immersed with every page, as the plot twisted and turned its way to the end. Kathleen O'Donnell has done an outstanding job with her first book. Can't wait to hear more from her. Hurry! - Ryker, five star review on Amazon.
Claire's a rich widow on a mission, who partakes with abandon from the pharmacy stored in her Prada purse. Rob's an aging reality show celebrity.
Stuck on the same ...
Cisco Taggart, the loose cannon former Marine, is back in this, the second book of the Blacksnake series. Not doing a job for the shadowy Blacksnake Corporation this time, Taggart is after whoever wants him dead, whoever put out the contract on his life alluded to in book one.
It's a sweet, crazy, Corvette ride across the desert Southwest and up into Wyoming with a pretty teenage hitchhiker on his hands, and some really bad dudes in his path...
Winning Colter's Love Book 3
Kidnapped by the notorious Jed Grant Gang, Hester Wuthnow turns to one of the outlaws for protection. Colter wants to leave the outlaw trail and protecting Hester gives him the opportunity and hope for a better life. Over the hard ride evading a Sheriff's Posse Hester tenacity and will to survive wins Colter's love. Now all he needs to do is protect her from the men inside the outlaw gang.
After the brutal murder of the town's sheriff, Bill James arrives to take up position as Blackwater's new lawman.
One look around tells Bill that the towns calm and friendly atmosphere is nothing like the lawless hell-holes he is used to serving in and even when a passing bird relieves itself on the new sheriff's waistcoat, his spirits are not dampened.
However, Bill is blissfully unaware of a feud, which is at boiling point, between Blackwater industries and the Apache's who are in protest of the railway being extended towards the ...
"I am not a great man, but I have met great men. The emperor Nero himself once punched me in the face."
In ancient Rome, it's tough being poor, but Sextus Fidelius is just that. He has neither money nor prospects but he does have an ambition: to buy freedom for the love of his life, the slave-girl Rufilla. But how will he find the money?
Perhaps his mysterious teacher, Hippias, can help him; perhaps his dead father's rich patron will show him the way. Perhaps he can live as an outlaw, join the army, even become a gladiator.
This publication is free from swear words.
When a seemingly innocent experiment went disastrously wrong, these two youngsters find themselves a lot older and stranded well into the future, in just about the best place ever.
Returning back from a rescue mission one day, they watch as they grow younger by the minute, it was they agreed the strangest thing ever to see themselves change back from pensioners to teenagers, but then with the added problem of knowing what would happen to them for the rest of their lives.
Quite a few years ...
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Writing in 1919, popular author Guy Thorne looks into the future, to the 1930s when massive seaplanes will be flying around the world, and private aircraft are everywhere. Without warning, a high speed seaplane attacks two of these huge transatlantic flying boats and kidnaps the fiancée of the British Chief of the Air Police, the Scotland Yard of the air. The Chief, Sir John Custance, sets out to track down and destroy the Air Pirates, and recover his ...
Genre: Action & Adventure
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The Govil is full of fantastical creatures and whimsical surroundings. Excitement awaits the reader from the moment Jack and Anna step foot on Lunia, a whole new world. The story follows Jack and Anna along an adventure-filled journey. They meet great friends and are pitted against formidable foes. On several occasions, Jack must fight with all his willpower to stay alive. Many things are not as they seem in a world where magical abilities are paramount to survival.
Jack, a teenager, discovers a curious symbol that leads him and ...
What is Death Mail? One example of these stories is, a person has done something terribly wrong and was taken to court for an attack on a 10 year-old girl. They got off on a technical error. Now that family has decided to complete what the legal system couldn't. They took out a Death Mail on him and are willing to pay big money to have him eliminated. A group of highly skilled and multi-talented assassins has bid on this order. One has been awarded the job and it has now been officially accepted by that Supplier. This particular ...
A rare painting is stolen from the wall of Fairfield's Mystic Museum of Art and is then mysteriously returned to its owner. Is this the work of a remorseful thief, or a dangerous gang involved in a series of sinister crimes? It's up to Katie Porter to solve this mystery that may bring ruin to her editor's family. Will she discover the truth and still keep her job as a reporter for the Fairfield Gazette?
Find out in this second Katie Porter Mystery!
LaRae Gunther suspects she is wingless. Instead of soaring on the wings of destiny, she escapes her small-town life and domineering mother by attending college in Chicago. LaRae's wild dream of becoming an artist gets shaken when a tragedy occurs. When a rugged, Norwegian grad student named Lars becomes intrigued by her creativity, sparks fly between the two. While an unexpected illness causes LaRae to return home Lars disappears without warning or a forwarding address. Financially pressed, LaRae takes on a dreaded secretary job when ...
Ok, Alice Masters hasn't lived what you would call "The good life." Her life is tough and is only going to get tougher. She only has a few weeks left to live and just found out that on top of everything she has been infected with the Vampire virus.
Come join her fight for survival in book one as Alice plunges deep into the male dominated vampire underworld and takes no prisoners. In a blink of an eye her fight for survival spirals into the battle of a lifetime as she embraces her fate and struggles to protect those around her.
Shimmersby Scott McElhaneyPrice verified 6 hours ago
Brennan Saint knew he'd wake up one day in the Omicron Eridani System since he was a trained pilot, but he'd hoped he'd only be woken once. According to those around him, however, he was now a second clone of the man who'd killed nearly the entire crew. The remainder of the crew wants answers, but Saint only has memories of his life back on Earth.
Something just doesn't add up. Brennan Saint would never murder someone, yet according to the people of his ship, he'd locked up the communications array and killed several people in the ...
When the city of Lylant fell, so did the Dawn of the Luxicon. From the ashes rose the Dark Lord Raxterinn, a relic of the past who has come to lay waste to the blighted light. However, Raxterinn's eyes are set on the future and takes on an apprentice. This apprentice, Ashterra, will be subjected to torments and challenges all intended to prepare her to take on the mantle the Dark Lord expects of her.
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Hannah was always raised to believe in Justice. She believed in karma,
but when that belief is shattered by the death of her grandparents and her
abusive boyfriend, Hannah isn't sure what to believe in anymore.
Her life will be changed forever when she visits Mystique, a club and adult store.
She meets a woman named Kitten who promises to help her get free of her abusive
boyfriend and when ...
Sometimes the most picturesque of places can hide the cruellest killer.
Young Billy Jones comes from a notorious family of drunks and thieves. So, when he fails to return home it's hardly a surprise.
However, when mutilated remains are found it becomes apparent that a savage executioner is stalking the untamed windswept moorland that surround this northern town.
The clues lead DS Lasser directly to the poverty-stricken Radfield family who once owned great swathes of local land.
When another body is discovered, Lasser's convictions ...
Special Agent Rios wakes up in an abandoned aeroplane. He finds himself on an unfamiliar island in the Bermuda Triangle, suffering from what appears to be amnesia. He must search for clues about his identity, as well as decipher the secrets of the island itself.
But will the truth be too terrifying to live with? Strangers hell-bent on murder, stranded young pilots, and signs of organized weapons trade. These things only touch the surface. What lurks in the skies above is far more sinister.
There is a strange energy high above the ...
When science and business conspire; can humanity survive?
A new life for one woman; a dangerous destiny for humanity. When a lonely fifty-year-old career woman seizes the chance to re-set her biological clock, she wakes up two years later with a perfect young body and a new identity.
But Alexa Dartmoor must now work for a secretive company led by men with twisted morals and dangerous ethics who will stop at nothing to advance GenTech's dominance in high-tech bio-science.
Untangling a web of half-truth and deceit, Alexa is ...