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To Kill a Stone Heart
By Mason Dove
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 87,660. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Fenton Stone is the modern day Sherlock Holmes for a new generation. See how Fenton has to undertake the adventure of a life time to solve his father’s murder. He uses his special skills to become a super-detective. The story will have you swept along with tears and laughter, excitement and conflicts, as their journey takes them through high speed chases, split second reactions and across Europe
Cassandra's Curse: A Seven Fires Mystery
By Jason Lee Willis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,410. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the spirits of Lake Wanagiyata seek another clairvoyant blessed with the ability to see the supernatural world, they find one in honor student Becca Thompson. However, when the dead begin contacting the pragmatic teenager, Becca attempts to deny the reality of these encounters. Will Becca allow herself to believe the spirits contacting her…or will she become a killer's next victim?
Sleepeasy
By T. M. Wright
Series: The Biergarten Horror Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Harry Briggs led a fairly normal life. He had a good job, a nice house, and a beautiful wife named Barbara, with whom he was very much in love. Then he died. that's when Harry's story really began. That's when he found himself in a strange little town called Silver Lake, with a mystery to solve.
Elijah Deville in Coasting to Death
By J.R. Diestelkamp
Series: An Elijah Deville Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 61,630. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Elijah Deville is a crafty lawyer. When an employee is accused of sabotaging a rollercoaster in order to kill his boss, Elijah refuses to believe it. With all of the evidence seemingly against him, Elijah fights on in his quest for the 'Not Guilty' verdict. Who committed this murder? And more importantly how? Can you crack the case before Elijah? Take the challenge, that is if you're up to it.
The Pension Plan
By Jerry Hooten
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,890. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
75 yrs old. Korean War Vet. Retired. Suffers from Arthritis. Widower: Wife Ruby, deceased after fighting cancer for 10years. Treatments and doctor bills took all their finances. Had to take out a second mortgage. Retirement package was invested in company bonds that went belly up, now tries to get by on Social Security. Drives 10 year old pickup truck. Balding on top, brown eyes. Still
Everyone's A Suspect
By Richard Guidice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,210. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Who did it? The murder of a rich and powerful partner who worked at a securities firm produces a long list of suspects. Who killed Peter Goldstein? Was it his ex-wife, son, or perhaps a disgruntled investor? Detective John Napoli begins the investigation into the high profile crime. His new partner, Detective Terry Franklin, reminds Napoli everyone’s a suspect
Killer Twist (Ghostwriter Mystery 1)
By C.A. Larmer
Series: Ghostwriter Mystery, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
No one bats an eyelid when a bag lady washes up on the shores of Sydney, minus five fingers and decked out in designer couture; nor is anyone too perturbed when socialite Beatrice Musgrave plunges to her death soon after. No one, that is, except ghostwriter and Merlot-lover Roxy Parker. She’s been writing Beattie’s 'autobiography' and has just stumbled on a secret that’s worth killing for.
The Lightning File
By Eric Wright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,850. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Reporter Josh Radley uncovers a network of companies laundering drug money to finance a terrorist attack on American interests from Canadian soil. The identity of their four targets is hidden in a cryptic Arabic file. Just when Josh needs to focus on disciphering this file, his marriage is unraveling, his job is threatened, his childhood faith is fading, and he falls for an Asian beauty.
Black Magic, An Arabian Stallion
By Mary Jane Forbes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,210. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three love affairs enveloped in mystery and intrigue, intertwine with one common thread—Black Magic., An Arabian Stallion.
Reflection
By Anne M Angell
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,000. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
With Beth's friend, Grace, murdered, Detective Branson turns his attention toward Beth, who seems vague in her answers. Although he knows she didn't commit the crime, his instincts tell him she knows more about Grace's so-called suicide than she cares to admit.
Identity Theft, Terrorists are on the Prowl
By Mary Jane Forbes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,230. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Agent Hutchinson, recovering from near fatal wounds, is inserted deep undercover into a terrorist identity theft ring. His mission: infiltrate, identify, and destroy the ring.
Fencing Reputation
By Wm. L. Hahn
Series: Shards of Light, II. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,040. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
When the elven lords, preachers and merchants of Cryssigens need wrongs righted without clues, they look for the stealthic Feldspar to solve their problems. But the legend without a face is hard to find: and when Feldspar takes a commission from the most famous, and beautiful, priestess in the city, he finds problems of his own piling up, and is forced to choose between Hope and safety.
Checkmate, A Deadly Game of Cyber Espionage
By Mary Jane Forbes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,920. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a computer hacker suggests a game of chess, no one wants to play his game. With millions at stake, Brenda, a computer forensic scientist, and Fred the detective on the case, put their heads together. Searching for answers, along the way will they find love?
Sink or Swim
By Ross Collier
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,350. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Harry Gordon, sports hero and merchant banker, finds that despite is best efforts, a year after taking over the family steel business it is on the brink of collapse. Then he discovers that the seemingly random events leading to this point are not simply related to market forces. In a race against time that becomes a matter of life and death, Harry is forced to draw on all his skill and courage.
Intercept, A Treacherous Race to the Triple Crown
By Mary Jane Forbes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A yacht departs Venezuela laden with drugs. A violent storm beaches the boat on the coast of Florida. The skipper is found shot dead. The investigation reveals a terrorism plot to release a deadly mist of ricin over a race track. The target race—the Triple Crown. Caught in the deadly scheme, love turns hot between a beautiful architect and the Homeland Security agent trying to save her.
Homo intellectus
By James Anthony
Series: The Orbiane Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,130. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
It's 2029, an asteroid heads for an impact in the Sahara desert following a mysterious change in orbit. Far from being the catastrophic event that had been predicted, an ancient secret is exposed that will re-write the history of mankind.
Murder in the House of Beads
By Mary Jane Forbes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,700. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Beads weave through the mystery of a socialite’s death, tie illegal immigrants in the string, and jealousy between two men over a beautiful woman.
The Drill
By Unter Grimschrund
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Benjamin McKeever knows the drill. Just get a fake house, a fake car, and a fake job, shrink-wrap them together, and call it your pretend life. But today his duplicity reveals the stale air trapped in the bubble wrap of his soul, and he's forced to free himself-- and anyone who gets in his way-- from the drill once and for all.
The Thriller Writer's Workshop
By Alistair Ainscott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Hotshot faculty member and amateur writer Martin Sanderson attends a Thriller Writer's Workshop at the ragged edge of the world on the Oregon Coast and finds that he's in way, way over his head. But Sanderson has a thriller of his own to write and intends to show these so-called professionals just why he belongs right there in that chair with the rest of them.
The Man in the Quadrangle
By Unter Grimschrund
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,700. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2011 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Financial ruin precipitated by a house fire traps Matthew Williamson in a job that he hates. His office overlooks a quadrangle, where the shadowy figure of a smoking man haunts his waking dreams. Williamson slowly realizes this doomed terrain of stained concrete and container shrubs has become a half-mirrored reflection of his own mind, where he must battle the smoking man for his very life...