We love introducing instaFreebie readers to great stories and big ideas. Take a chance on new authors and try great stories from old favorites. See it first every day with instaFreebie and be free to discover authors you’ll love. We’re thrilled to share the latest and greatest from our mystery and thriller genres!
Lost Time Part One by Damien Boyes
In a future without death, revenge lives forever.
Finsbury Gage was promised immortality, no one told him the first thing he’d remember was dying.
He spent his final moments beside his wife, helpless, as a crazed man in a runaway urban assault vehicle smeared their car across the highway. When he woke he was at a Second Skyn restoration clinic, with clean white sheets draped over his new body and the memory of his wife’s death stuck on repeat in his mind.
Finsbury’s been gifted a second chance, but all he can see is the face of the man who murdered his wife. He’ll do anything to hunt this man down: throw away his career, betray his friends, even sacrifice his humanity. And his trail of wreckage will spawn a monster like the world has never seen.
Then, months later, he’ll wake again. This time on a slab in a dingy basement skynshop, wearing a stranger’s face and a body built for speed, hiding under an assumed name, with the taste of asphalt still fresh on his tongue.
As far as he’s concerned he’s only just died, but the life he knew is long gone. He’s been fired from the Police Service in disgrace. He’s a prime suspect in a mass murder with ties to an terrorist gang lord. And something desperate wants into his head.
To discover who he is—and who wants him erased forever—Finsbury Gage will be forced to dive into a dangerous underworld of plastic minds and enhanced bodies and discover the truth of who he became. But will he be able to live with himself when he does?
Find out in Lost Time, the sci-fi action-thriller that imagines a future of hackable brains, supercharged bodies, and minds that can think at the speed of light. A future without death, where nothing, and no one, is as they seem.
Burn Artist by James Osiris Baldwin
My name is Alexi Sokolsky, and I’m a Spook: A hitmage for the so-called Russian Mafia.
It’s 1986. We’re neck-deep in a multi-million dollar Wall Street heist when an unseen mage levies a terrible curse against my comrades. He’s demanding that we release his client from the deal and forfeit his debts and our earnings, or suffer the fatal consequences.
After the first man dies – burning to death from the inside out – and our deadline closes in, I’m sent to hunt the murderer in a feverish game of cat-and-mouse and stop him before more people are killed. But to save my associates and honor my contract, I must also save my worst enemy, the one person in my life who sincerely deserves an agonizing death by fire.
The Third Girl by Nell Goddin
A missing girl. An amateur sleuth. And a whole lot of croissants.
Meet Molly Sutton, recently divorced and ready for a new life, who moves to the village of Castillac in France to open a B&B. She’s looking for peace, pastry, and beautiful gardens—an altogether slower life than the one she’d had in Boston. But you know what they say about the best intentions….
Molly has barely gotten over jet-lag when she hears about a local student’s disappearance. In between getting her ramshackle house in order and digging into French food, Molly ends up embroiled in the case, along with the gendarmes of Castillac. And unlike the Nancy Drews she loved as a child, this mystery is complex, stirring up emotions she thought had been put to rest and terrifying the beloved residents of her adopted village.
The Third Girl is the first book of the Molly Sutton Mystery series. If you like engrossing cozy mysteries, real characters you’d want to get to know, and mouthwatering descriptions of scrumptious food, you’ll love Nell Goddin’s tale of murder and intrigue.
Appreciate the instafreebies? Thank the generous authors by reviewing, sharing, and reading their work! They are excited to connect with you.