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Fishy Deals: Beneath the Surface
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,750. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Ken Rossignol. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Commissioner Jerry Largent undergoes a massive change of attitude as events beyond his control propell him into taking a drastic change, to fake his own death!
Temporarily Away
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a friend's mail is returned marked "temporarily away," Henrietta Harcourt asks the local sheriff to investigate; he finds the man's mummified remains in his remote cabin. With the death dismissed as natural causes, a suspicious Henrietta prods the sheriff to look at someone with motive, means, and opportunity. Suddenly "natural causes" begins to look as unlikely as "temporarily away."
Kingdom Come
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,930. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The movie had been on TV for years. No one cared until it became a "classic," and now it's the rage, with restaurants named for it. It was made in black/white and resulted in a murder, Living participants meet in LA and relive the movie no one paid attention to at the time.
Lisa Marshall, Time Detective
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 28,360. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Imagine having the ability to travel in time. It would be interesting, and you could make a lot of money: sports results, lottery numbers, you'd know them all. It didn't work that way for Lisa Marshall. Oh, she could travel in time, true, but only to solve mysteries. As a result she jumped off the Titanic, got seduced by Henry VIII, had a holiday in space and much, much more!
All Things Return
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Price: Free! Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
All Things Return is the story of two young men who, though separated by twenty-five years, hundreds of miles, and the fear of certain death if found by a vengeful criminal cartel, strive to overcome almost insurmountable obstacles and reclaim the father/son relationship denied to them for so long.
Murder for Breakfast
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Bed and Breakfast owners Anders Hauge and Meg Yarmouth are shocked when a guest is murdered and mutilated in a nearby Seattle park. Serial murders then terrify Capitol Hill residents. The two team up with biracial Police Lieutenant Donald Ginsberg to catch the surprising killer.
South of the Pier-A Murder Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Palmer Railton is brutally murdered on his doorstep. In the meantime, Camille Brewster, calls her twin sister, Connie, excited about Palmer’s wedding proposal, and huge ruby engagement ring. Connie, former CSI, must keep her smart-ass sister from getting killed.
Edgar Cayce and the Sheriff
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,750. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Worcester County woman has been missing for six months. The police chief tries an end run, calling in a policewoman from Baltimore to masquerade as a world-famous psychic. When the killer reads that this (fake) famous seer is going to consult with Edgar Cayce from the Great Beyond, he plots her murder with the aid of horoscopes
Trouble in the Valley
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,010. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A lady vanishes from a well-guarded estate in the Hudson River Valley. How did she even get off the grounds? Her family is wealthy but there is no ransom demand. What’s going on? Josh Malley and friends deal with false leads and dangerous people. So dangerous that Josh almost gets his ticket punched. Who’s behind this and why?
Destined For Death: A Clarke Quickie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,580. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A routine case proves to be anything but when newly appointed Apprentice Detective R.D. Clarke encounters Rebecca Grant, the eccentric teenage daughter of a cranky billionaire. Rebecca believes it is her destiny to die and that her murder is imminent: is she crazy, or is there something more to her foreboding feeling?
A Rat Among Us
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,350. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Missoula, Montana can be cold and damp in October. Days get shorter and so do tempers. When seven people are thrown together because of a simple secret, jealousy, deceit, fear, and regret rear their ugly heads. Narrated through their eyes, each of them tell their own story as the events and deaths unfold. But one of them is a murderer – one of them will kill again.
The Catskinner
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 146,680. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A political event that had one of the world’s most important but fragile territories facing a threat from within that could upset the balance of power around the globe. Jason Teller had more than a story – he found himself at its very heart.
Second Chance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Not many people get a second chance for love or murder. The auburn beauty wakes up in a hospital not knowing who she is or where she was. That is until a dark haired hunk of a man by the name of Javier tells her, he is her husband. The auburn beauty figured she would go with the flow. Unfortunately there is a snake in this garden. Will she be caught in it's trap?
Requiem for Ashes - the first Albert mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
"Albert is one of my all-time favorite sleuths!" Tess Gerritsen, NYT Bestselling Author "...shines with comic brilliance. Crossman has a gift for creating characters...who should show up in further adventures of Albert. And there should be more." Chicago Sun-Times "The novel is an exercise in the comic style, defying disbelief. To his credit, Crossman brings it off nicely." L.os Angeles Times
A Crack in Melancholy Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,250. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When last in Santa Fe, Blake Gladstone took a darkly surreal ride with Denise Loreaux through the depths of grief and loss, disdain and obsession. With nowhere to go, he once again he finds himself destined for extinction. As the black curtains drop, Blake chances upon the one thing in the world that might keep him from complete and utter annihilation: a crack in melancholy time.
The Bully
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,990. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Terry writes for a television soap opera. He solicits Herbie Walker, aka The Bully of Broughton Hall, to help him craft a believable character the audience will love to hate. A tale of revenge. Will good triumph over evil?
The Other Place
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,050. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Chrissie James has family problems. Hoping to resolve them, she is regressed to a past life. Will her past life as Ella help her discover the cause of her unhappiness? The Other Place is a gripping paranormal mystery. Its many exciting twists and turns will keep you guessing to the very end.
Big Pulp: Ted Bundy's Beetle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,210. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011 by Big Pulp. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Big Pulp publishes exciting, challenging and thought-provoking fiction and poetry by the best new and emerging genre writers from around the world. Our writers weave tales of horror, fantasy, mystery, science fiction and romance with both heart and depth, lots of thrills and sometimes a bit of humor. Every issue of Big Pulp has something for every reader.
U.S. Blues
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,470. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A murder mystery set in the 1985 Grateful Dead parking lot scene.
Kingdom of Make-Believe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,310. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A New York publisher who once served in Thailand during the Vietnam War receives a plea for help from his late brother’s Thai widow. When he returns to Thailand after 20 years he finds that the nostalgic portrait he carried of Thailand Past bears little resemblance to reality, and he begins to uncover deception, danger and death.