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Eye of the Witch
By Dana E. Donovan
Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.75 star(4.69 from 13 reviews)
Book 2 in the Detective Marcella Witch's series: Pride, paranoia and paranormal forces all conspire to derail Detective Marcella’s investigation into a series of suspicious suicides in New Castle, Massachusetts. In this sequel to The Witch’s Ladder, Marcella learns that because of the ties that bind their pasts, every potential victim is also a possible suspect.
Freak City
By Tom Lichtenberg
Series: Dragon City, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
0.25 star(4.20 from 10 reviews)
It’s hard to control your destiny while you’re waiting for the bus. The trouble for Argus Kirkham began when a stranger pushed his way through a crowd at a bus stop and pressed a package into his hands. Inside the package were various random items. As Argus and his friends unravel the clues, very strange things occur in this story of mystery and ghosts. Book Two of the Dragon City series.
The Witch's Ladder
By Dana E. Donovan
Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,560. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 14 reviews)
Book 1 in the Detective Marcella Witch's Series: A group of individuals proficient in the psychic academia of clairvoyance, mental telepathy and bilocation, working to understand life’s most unusual secrets soon realize that even their abilities of mind over matter can't save them from the blade of the surgeon stalker. Word count 75,603 Print page count 354
For Sale in Palm Springs: The Henry Wright Mystery Series
By Albert Simon
Series: Henry Wright Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010 by Ocotillo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
1 star(3.94 from 16 reviews)
A murdered real estate agent. Unsatisfied home buyers. A possible celebrity scam. A secret society! Join retired police chief Henry Wright in figuring out who killed Palm Springs real estate mogul Rex Thornbird in this page turning thriller that will keep you guessing. This first book in the Henry Wright Mystery Series takes our detective from Palm Springs to the Silicon Valley. Newly revised!
DEAD(ish)
By Naomi Kramer
Series: DEAD(ish), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.25 star(4.29 from 21 reviews)
Linda’s had a bad day. First, her boyfriend killed her. Then she woke up, still on this boring plane of existence, and with an odd obsession about her missing body. Mike won’t tell her what he did with her body and she can’t find the stupid thing herself. There’s only one thing she can do - torment the bastard until he coughs up the information. Contains adult themes & frequent profanity.
Free to Die
By Bob McElwain
Price: Free! Words: 63,810. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 10 reviews)
Brad Ashton fled three years ago to avoid a conviction for murder. Now he's back. And his hope for freedom appears to be within reach. Unfortunately there are those who have no interest in his legal status; they only want him dead or on the run once more...
Shadow Unit 1
By Emma Bull
Price: Free! Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
The FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts humanity's worst nightmares. But there are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. The BAU sends those cases down the hall. There, Stephen Reyes and his team pursue criminals transformed by a mysterious force: the anomaly. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
Historia de un Crimen Perfecto
By Mikel Santiago
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,500. Language: Spanish. Published: March 30, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.75 star(3.75 from 4 reviews)
Me llamo Eric Rot y escribo estas últimas líneas de mi vida para confesarme: Soy un asesino. Yo lo hice. La maté. Linda Fitzwilliams está muerta. Ni huida con su amante, ni jugando a esconderse para irritar a su familia, como apuntaron en su momento las revistas del mundo rosa...
La prisión de Black Rock
By Fernando Trujillo
Series: La prisión de Black Rock, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 62,870. Language: Spanish. Published: November 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
¿Cuál es la peor condena que le puede caer a un preso de Illinois? Ni la cadena perpetua, ni la inyección letal. El peor castigo es el destino a la prisión de Black Rock, una fortaleza de negros muros cuya localización exacta nadie conoce. Los reclusos No tardarán en averiguar que de la resolución del misterio de Black Rock depende mucho más que su propia vida.
Tedd and Todd's secret
By Fernando Trujillo
Price: Free! Words: 99,030. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A man has been murdered. He is blond, blue-eyed and is wearing a white suit. His surname is White. The murdered man is dark, black-eyed and his suit is black...the same as his surname. And, as if that isn't enough, they look like perfect twins except for the details of eye colour and complexion. Two policemen are in charge of the hottest crime in London...
Bubba and the Dead Woman
By C.L. Bevill
Series: Bubba, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,040. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
1 star(4.88 from 17 reviews)
Bubba is a good old boy with lots of problems. His ex-fiancee is deader than a door nail and everyone thinks he dun did it. His house is haunted. His mother is running an illegal gambling ring. His dog likes to bite people too much. And he's got to find out who really did it before the sheriff throws him in jail...again. This novel has been recently revised.
Lies Truth, Truth Lies
By Uc Amalu, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
A new house, old secrets, and a killer on the loose. Kristin Maddow gets entangled in a web of thrilling events when the owners of her new house seemed to be targets of murderer's past killing. The truth lies hidden.
Gloria
By David Sartof
Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2010. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
0.75 star(4.67 from 18 reviews)
I’m dying, well that’s what I’ve been told. How has my life come to this: death, betrayal, friendship, love? Yes, love. I know it’s there somewhere, but I’m struggling to make sense of things. How can I, Oliver Beaton-Court, be here in this cabin, looking at my dead wife and holding an axe… Maybe Tom can give me the answers I need, or maybe there are no answers…
The Rings of Poseidon
By Mike Crowson
Price: Free! Words: 80,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
Archeologists led by Afro-Caribbean Alysia Graham excavating in the Orkney Isles (off Scotland) uncover a remarkably preserved copper ring that seems to have the power to give the wearer a glimpse of the past - but is it their past or the ring's? Why are the team connected to the ring? Who is searching for it over millenia? An occult story accurately crafted by an adept of the western mysteries.
Clearwater Journals
By Al Rennie
Series: Clearwater, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,660. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
1 star(4.90 from 10 reviews)
Joe Holiday, an ex Metro cop, finds himself dragged into an investigation by Mia, an IHOP waitress. The probing they do into the murder of Mia's sister years earlier turns into a deadly manhunt with Joe and Mia suddenly becoming the targets of a vicious plot.
A Dream of Death (Detective Lincoln Munroe, Book 1)
By Harrison Drake
Series: Detective Lincoln Munroe, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
0.5 star(4.60 from 5 reviews)
OPP Detective Lincoln Munroe is coming up empty. As a serial killer terrorizes the area surrounding London, Canada, Lincoln finds himself at a standstill waiting for the perfect killer to make his first mistake. While the body count rises without any leads, Lincoln is haunted by dreams of discovering skeletal remains in the forest beneath a bloody knife - dreams with a link to a decades-old crime.
Tangled
By Uc Amalu, Jr
Price: Free! Words: 82,120. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the mutilated body of a young woman is discovered, shockwaves surge through the sleepy little town of Showsdale. A second body, bearing the same trademark as the first shows a serial killer is on the loose-with a perverse fetish of women; pregnant women. Detectives Marnotti and Payne tackle the case of their lives.
Death of a Messenger
By William Zanzinger
Price: Free! Words: 65,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
0.75 star(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Clarissa Daniels has a missing flash drive and too little money to pay a blackmailer. St Cloud has time on his hands and a couple of questions he wants answered, including why she tells a lot of lies, and why someone would want to shoot a man in the head. Especially one who was already dead...
Cameron's Law
By Mia Darien
Series: Adelheid, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 54,840. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Vampires are people too... (This is the first book in the Adelheid series.)
EAST VILLAGE NOIR
By Russell Atwood
Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.75 star(4.83 from 6 reviews)
"Finding a runaway teenager in New York City is easy. The hard part is finding the one your looking for." Private eye Payton Sherwood is hired by the parents of a runaway girl, and while searching for her through the shadowy sidestreets of the East Village, he comes across a connection to a murdered autograph expert. Short story originally published in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, July 1997.