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Murder Grins and Bears It
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When a game warden is murdered in the Michigan U.P., Gertie Johnson is hot on the trail. She is hampered by pin-curled Kitty and man-hungry Cora Mae. Worse, Gertie’s son, the local sheriff, seems more concerned with arresting his mother for cruising without a driver's license than catching a killer.
Rubicon Ranch: Riley's Story
Price: Free! Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A little girl’s body has been found in the wilderness near the desert community of Rubicon Ranch. Was it an accident? Or . . . murder! But who would want to kill a child? Everyone in this upscale housing development is hiding something.
Nocturnal: A Christopher Lance Thriller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,720. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Christopher, a brash reporter, has trouble with the night. An insomniac, he rarely sleeps and, when he does, nightmares stemming from the unsolved murder of a childhood friend years earlier haunt him. But when he meets a young girl, who is the splitting image of his friend, and with the same name and same mother, Christopher is compelled to solve the mystery, even as dark forces plot his demise.
Promise Me Eternity
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Dr. Simon Patterson is a successful and well-respected neurosurgeon at Central Hospital in Seattle. He saves the life of the powerful mobster Carlo Vucci. Three weeks later, Christine, Carlo Vucci’s wife shows up at the hospital, complaining of terrible headaches. A series of shocking events follow that turn Dr. Patterson’s life into a nightmare.
Death on a Small, Dark Lake
Price: Free! Words: 67,920. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Win Szczedziwoj is a would- be escapee from society for a few days. Just him and his canoe. But his solitude comes to an abrupt end when his fishing line comes up with a boot - with a body still in it.
Blood and Justice
Price: Free! Words: 74,230. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
When the search for a missing teenager leads them into a white-knuckle hunt for a serial killer, private investigators Jake and Annie Lincoln find themselves shaken out of their comfort zone. As more bodies pile up, the town is gripped with fear. It seems no one is safe, and the Lincolns race to solve an impossible puzzle before they become the killer's next victims.
Thin Blood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 26 reviews)
A stockbroker’s wife disappears. Blood on his hands and an adulterous affair with the missing woman’s younger sister sees him charged with murder. With no body and only circumstantial evidence he walks free. Ten years later, journalist Jacinta Deller decides to investigate, only to become embroiled in a warped game of delusion and murder.
The Bodies Out Back
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,050. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
A posh home in Philadelphia's Society Hill. A balcony for sunbathing. What's wrong with this picture? Nothing, unless you look over the railing. Your neighbor is looking up, only she doesn't see you. She's dead. If the cozy whodunit with family intrigue, blackmail, a couple of bodies, is your cup of tea, you'll want to join Pat Montgomary and Phillis Toner solve the mystery of THE BODIES OUT BACK.
Running into the Darkness
Series: Deepest Darkness, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Samantha never intended to kill the President. As a doctor, she swore an oath to protect life – not take it. But that was before he ordered the murder of her family.
San Francisco Values
Price: Free! Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
Think the real estate market's rough now? It's nothing compared to San Francisco's heady bubble days. Just ask Ella Barker, the city's top broker. She's used to the hourly price increases. What does surprise her are the splashy murders surrounding the sale of the San Francisco's priciest mansion ever. Ella wants to close the sale. The murderer prefers to kill the deal, no matter what the price.
On the Razor's Edge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,680. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Why would a wrongfully convicted person still feel guilt for something he didn't do? And to what extremes would he go to, to pay a debt he didn't owe? Find out about Mitch's hellish journey through the prison system to redemption.
From Darkness
Price: Free! Words: 33,900. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Robert Drake did not think much of his father’s attempt to sway his dreams of becoming an FBI agent, nor the hallucination that took place during that attempt. It was long behind him now and he was bound and determined to make his own way in life. What he didn’t know is his earlier episode was going to lead him down a much darker path.
Laundry Day (Short Mystery Story)
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
A short story by mystery author Stacy Juba. When Gregg accidentally discovers his neighbor's lingerie collection drip-drying in her shower, he stares in fascination at a scene that looks like laundry day at the whorehouse. After his neighbor is found dead - strangled with her own fishnet stocking - the next victim might even be closer to home. Approximately 2900 words, plus bonus excerpts.
Recycled
Price: Free! Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
What was Amaryllis doing at the rubbish tip in the middle of the night? And would she get away with it once her friend Christopher was on the case? This short tale of revenge, retribution and garden gnomes takes place in a small town in Scotland and is an introduction to a series of cosy mysteries by the same author.
Deep Trouble
Price: Free! Words: 67,850. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Florida newspaper reporter turned private detective Rex Fowler finds himself mixed up with a con man, a crooked chief and a cute cop, plus a murder to boot.
Death Comes in the Morning
Series: Nathan Parker, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,390. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Nathan Parker never expected to find a body while hiking in Montana. And he certainly didn’t expect it to disappear. But those events land him in a conspiracy of greed that leads to a rising count of missing people. He is dragged to the brink of death, leaving him no option but to fight to survive.
Ultra Murder
Price: Free! Words: 56,410. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ultra Murder is what happens when you put an old definition of mind expansion into ‎play against the security needs of a post Iraq-Afghan reality.
Blood Land: A James Pruett Mystery (Volume One)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,590. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Crime's an ugly constant in the big city. L.A. Chicago. New York. But when a savage murder brutalizes a small town and neighbor turns on neighbor, a tough-as-nails cop is essential to restoring order. Blood Land is a gritty, emotional saga set in the Wyoming badlands with both greed and vengeance at its core.
The Fallen Tree
Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
It began with a gesture of kindness but soon I was at odds with my creepy new neighbor. When I began to suspect him of something more sinister things got ugly.
Death at Lampier
Price: Free! Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The four generations of women from Bear Ranch are back. Death comes visiting at a nearby ranch. Adventures continue for Summer, Marlowe, Oriole, and Chalcey.