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Initial post: Jul 21, 2012 7:18:53 AM PDT
Here is one I recently read that I really enjoyed. I gravitate towards action and horror.
The Trinity Signs

Good versus evil always seems to keep my attention. I can easily see this as a movie. What others are you all reading? I'm looking for something similar in theme, but i like the "indie" price tag of below $3.

Posted on Jul 21, 2012 9:56:18 PM PDT
Mine is a crystal-punk fantasy (the genre is about to take off) with a lot of action.

The Brightest Light

Scott

Posted on Jul 22, 2012 6:43:02 PM PDT
Hashimoto Blues is a very fun Indie read in the Action/Adventure catagory.
Hashimoto Blues

Posted on Jul 23, 2012 9:28:39 AM PDT
Jamie Loftus says:
Hey! My book reached #9 in free Action/Adventure on a promotion day yesterday-- back to the dungeon of paid now, but I think you might enjoy. Basically, a group of assassins on a boat with occasional jokes.

Farce (The Farce Chronicles)

Good luck with your search!

Posted on Jul 23, 2012 6:49:36 PM PDT
Don says:
Try Dakharo Heist It's nonstop action Dakharo Heist--To Steal a Pirate's Treasure

Posted on Jul 26, 2012 12:41:55 PM PDT
Try The Fire At Falcon Point. It is free to borrow with Amazon Prime. Lots of good vs. evil stuff and a team of protagonists fighting the good fight.

Posted on Jul 27, 2012 12:18:08 AM PDT
Check this one out.

Horror, action, violence, etc. etc.

It's a vampire book by someone who apparently hates vampires (without the jocularity of 'You Suck!'):

Wight

Posted on Aug 4, 2012 2:08:22 PM PDT
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Posted on Aug 5, 2012 8:29:30 AM PDT
Pattie&Ed says:
Here's some kick butt action thriller: Memoria (a dystopian thriller) It's sort of noir murder mystery technothriller, if you know what I mean :) with some tough baddies and lone heroes - real guys' stuff! :)

Posted on Aug 5, 2012 12:26:22 PM PDT
Vette Head's Not Dead follows some former intelligence officers (male and female), later in life as they test their old skills against a neo-nazi militia group, deep in the New Hampshire and Maine woods.

Posted on Aug 6, 2012 8:40:59 AM PDT
Check out Genesis Of The Sun.. It's getting great reviews and selling very well for a first time author..

Genesis Of The Sun

Posted on Aug 6, 2012 8:41:32 AM PDT
Check out Genesis Of The Sun.. It's getting great reviews and selling very well for a first time author..

Genesis Of The Sun

Posted on Aug 6, 2012 6:10:28 PM PDT
Rocco Ryg says:
If you like anime and superheroes, try my novel I Am Become Death and its new sequel, This God, I (I Am Become Death).

Posted on Aug 7, 2012 6:26:01 AM PDT
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In reply to an earlier post on Aug 7, 2012 8:19:46 AM PDT
SilverWings says:
Bad Medicine (R. Barry King) has several uniqie settings; jungles, beaches, caves. Nothing graphic. Lot's of Native American lore ALA Tony Hillerman. It's an action/adventure you can't put down... It's on AMAZON.

Posted on Aug 8, 2012 12:22:25 PM PDT
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Posted on Aug 8, 2012 12:41:15 PM PDT
If you dig vigilante / revenge style action novels similar to Brian Garfield's Death Wish, check out my novel, Killer Instincts.

Posted on Aug 9, 2012 10:12:39 AM PDT
CCGlazier says:
My near-future sci fi novel Running Black follows a black-ops team contracted to steal prototype nano-tech and I've just released the first segment of The Clar1ty Wars series titled The Clar1ty Wars. Part One (One Bad Apple)

Thanks.

Posted on Aug 13, 2012 12:16:01 PM PDT
Last edited by the author on Aug 13, 2012 12:18:08 PM PDT
A story inspired by the author's hometown back in the early days.- A journey to love, hate, and racial prejudice combined with mystery, suspense, action, drama and adventure.

[ASIN:B007I5USTS The Encounter: James - The Photographer]]

Posted on Nov 14, 2012 7:05:59 AM PST
Nancy B. says:
I only recently got into the reading the action genre (love a good action movie but never thought reading it could measure up) and the first "indie" I read was Avenger of Blood. Not sure what the one reviewer was talking about but it's a bit heavy on character/drama, possibly why I liked it, and had some riveting action pieces.

Avenger of Blood

In reply to an earlier post on Nov 16, 2012 9:32:12 AM PST
S. Cristeal says:
Check out A Life More Grotesque. 4 bucks on kindle... travel/horror... fairly mild beginning but then picks up speed and becomes a fast paced thriller. A Life More Grotesque
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