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Water Torture
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,100. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Regina Colwell, a young provincial legislator with a passion for social justice, is summoned to the scene of a crime: one of her constituents, Norman Water, has been found dead, drowned in the bathtub of a shabby hotel room. Regina's name and phone number were are inked onto the emaciated boy’s hand.
Ozark River
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,830. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A local family man disappears. Jim Edmonds, a veteran detective of the Ozark River Police Department, is assigned to the case. While under pressure from local political figures to solve the case, Detective Edmonds must keep the public's trust in the police department, for the stability of the town and for his own career.
The Zone
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Fiction4All. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
John served as a Military Police officer then opted to go into civilian law enforcement. He kept his nose clean and finally made detective and this is where we join the story. The Zone is a place within the city where "adult" businesses are conducted and some not at all legal. The Free-fire Zone is controlled by one man. Marcus Jones. His mistake was running into John Collins...
A Conflict of Interest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,190. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Private investigator Jake Stevens has made his living off boring cases. When he is approached by the son of a pharmaceutical giant to follow his girlfriend, he prepares himself for another slow and boring job. But complications arise as he finds himself attracted to the woman he's been hired to follow. Soon the case turns on it's head as he's thrust into a conspiracy where nothing is what it seems
Red Sun Over Panama
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,020. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Late Fall, 1941 Paul Jarvis uncovers clues suggesting the possibility of a plot to blow up the locks at Pedro Miguel and Miraflores while investigating a series of suspicious murders. With the help of his partner, Sergeant Joe Duggan and the area MPs, he rushes to stop the attacks and capture the people involved.
White Crosses
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mr. Varney and Mr. Johnson are on vacation out west, travelling in an old school bus they’ve converted into an RV. When thirteen-year old Kelly befriends them at a campground in Gallatin Canyon, they suspect that her guardian is up to no good. Is she the unwitting victim of a kidnapping? Or is something more sinister going on? Varney & Johnson originally appeared in the short story Leave No Wake.
Tennis for Two
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Veteran international tennis superstar—Harold Frankly—battles with his arch nemesis in a match which holds so much more weight than a mere career-ending exhibition. With five million dollars on the line, and a chance to pay off all those lingering debts that threaten to smother him, Frankly must win. At any cost. A grim tale of desperation in the face of hope. Tennis for Two: A Short Story.
Clamming Up
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,320. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
29-year old Kate O’Malley discovers that working for a peeping pervert and a verbose hostess can bring adventure, mystery, love and major trouble to her life. Set in quirky Tofino, British Columbia, Clamming Up is packed with adventure, laughs, romance and a murder mystery that unfolds with tantalizing suspense. Characters abound, relationships grow, and the sharks start circling, literally.
The Feather Chase
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Series: Crime-Solving Cousins Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,350. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
Twelve-year-old cousins Sophie and Jessica don’t want to spend the summer together. When they find a briefcase full of feathers and hear footsteps behind them, they’re pushed into working together to solve the mystery of The Feather Chase.
Just the Facts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Racial tensions ignite when a black tenure candidate at McKinley University becomes a suspect in the murder of renowned English professor Franklin Lodge, chair of the tenure committee. Former NY cop reporter, now McKinley New-Press editor, Jake Bertrain becomes embroiled in an investigation that extends to a time and place that challenges his professional belief that news is just about the facts.
A Diller A Dollar A Really Dead Scholar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,610. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lily is drawn into the investigation of murdered teacher Alexander Scholar through her job as Crown attorney but all the Kelly's could be at risk as this hits close to home as Rose and her friend Carol are the ones to find the body. Before the murderer is discovered all of the Kelly's may be in danger.
Dead Dog Blues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,970. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Nothing ever happens in Pharaoh, Texas... Drunks and missing auto parts headline the local crime wave until a barking dead dog shows up in millionaire Max Coomer's backyard. Then Coomer himself is discovered frosty cold and very dead, running for fame and glory forever down the gridiron at Pharaoh High. That's just the beginning of the mayhem that erupts in a sleepy Texas town.
Rick Wade Investigations: The Case for Sarah
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 46,330. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rick Wade:Investigations, the Case for Sarah, is the second book in the Rick Wade mystery series. Sarah is a High School senior, a straight A student. Her father is a Minister and her mother has passed away. She falls in with an unsavory element.
Who Killed Rita?
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,150. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The death of Rita Colleridge, murdered by someone who did not touch her with hand or weapon, is just the beginning of a web of intrigue that makes "Who Killed Rita?" a first-class page-turner. From the author of A Few Good Men and War Hawks.
Killing Sacred
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Series: An Alex Sullivan Zen Mystery, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,870. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Desperate to put some distance between herself and New York City and to recover from a freak bicycle crash, NYPD Detective Alex Sullivan flees to Albuquerque. As soon as the wheels of her plane touch down, the bodies begin to drop.
Le Livreur
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Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 40,060. Language: French. Published: July 19, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Au cœur de Silver Owl, depuis trois cents ans, une légende prospère, jalousement gardée. Le dimanche, au cœur des ténèbres, entre minuit et 10 heures, le Livreur opère. Et un mystérieux colis noir apparaît sur le chemin d’un des habitants. « Ce que vous désirez le plus au monde », voilà ce qu’il vous offre. Il ne se trompe jamais. Il ne demande rien en retour.
Stealing the Ruby Slippers
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,520. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jared stole the most famous shoes in the world, Judy Garland’s Ruby Slippers, to pay off gambling debts. When his buyer is killed by Hurricane Katrina, will he be able to find a way to get rid of the shoes and get the money before the cops, or his bookie, catch up with him?
Premium
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Detective Robert Fowler was quite happy to leave Mark McCartney's violent death as unsolved. Until someone nailed a dead cat to his door, he met China, and he started to smell dead people. Now the killer wants him dead and the only person telling him anything is Mark McCartney.
Catnip
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 71,440. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What can go wrong when an elderly matriarch leaves the family fortune to her cat? Just about everything, including ‘catnapping’ and murder!
Across A Bright Field
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Invited to visit an old friend, Lauren Clark doesn't expect to follow her dog into the woods and discover a body. Nor does she expect to feel an instant - and mutual - attraction to her friend's husband. Guilt is probably making her think that her friend is the killer, but when Lauren tries to leave the love triangle, circumstances force her to stay, and put her life in mortal danger.