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Three Crime Stories
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 222,920. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Confession - A murder mystery book has retired FBI agent believing it has clues to the identity of a serial killer that got away. Hitchin A Ride - A geek and a biker chick go on the run to stop two criminals from sending him and his friends to jail. Heavenly Chat - A widower believes he’s chatting with his deceased wife who is an Angel in an Internet chat room and stops an assassination.
The Windfall Sheriff
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Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,560. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Millie Boyd is seeking re-election as Sheriff of Mountain County and she seems a shoe in. Then just before the election, a series of murders occur and it's big news. Questions arise about Millie's ability to stop these serial crimes and a challenger comes forward. It appears solving the murders is key to re-election. Little does Millie know she will face a much greater life altering challenge.
The Silverdale Chronicles: A Constable's Tale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,410. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Down on his luck and out of options Bradley joins the constables. Too bad he still has a talent for annoying his superiors. Which has landed him a transfer to the lower streets, the seedy and dangerous underbelly of Silverdale. On his first case in the underworld he gets far more than he bargained for. Look for more of at http://www.smashwords.com/books/view/111044.
Cuestión de galones
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: Spanish. Published: December 5, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Zaragoza, año 2041. Ulises Sopena, capitán de la Policía Fluvial Metropolitana, y su inseparable colaboradora, la subteniente Sara Fitzpatrick, serán los encargados de resolver un caso en el que los intereses políticos y mediáticos complican las investigaciones desde su mismo arranque. Dopaje, casinos en Los Monegros, sexo…
Bubba and the Missing Woman
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Series: Bubba, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
More problems for Bubba! A trip to the big D! Potential in-laws! A demented superhero calling himself The Purple Singapore Sling! And most importantly, he's got to find the missing woman of his dreams before time runs out! Book 3 of the Bubba series
Nano
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,210. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Timothy and Alix, university professors, stumble onto a murder after purchasing a Vintage Barbie doll at a yard sale. Things go from bad to worse when the doll turns out to be one of dozens of copies growing in the victim's back yard, and mysterious creatures suddenly begin tearing up the university campus. For the two academics, never ones to back away from solving a crime, the game is afoot.
The Foolproof Cure for Cancer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Tom's wife, Sydney, has terminal cancer. Mr. Mayflower, the Billionaire Samaritan, has a miracle cure...for a price. To save Sydney, Tom must cross a line he thought he'd never cross and commit a crime that goes against his deepest convictions. He does it all for Sydney, but Mayflower's deal has dark and terrible strings attached.
Who Unkilled Johnny Murder?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Johnny Murder, a dead man, shows up on the streets of New Orleans, terrorizing the eccentric members of the French Quarter Open Air Artists and Psychics 'Sociation. Has Johnny come back to life as a zombie? Po'Boy Boudreaux, sax-playing ex-constable of the 'Sociation, won't stop until he finds out.
Late of the Payroll
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Price: Free! Words: 99,020. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.00 from 1 review)
*** New version, newly proof-read *** The town of Southney is already rife with rumours of industrial unrest at its largest employer, before a man goes missing on the day he was running the firm's payroll. The search for him leads the detectives to uncover other secrets, find links to a previous missing persons case, and ultimately sees the town's worst fears realised.
Top Hard
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,760. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An irreverent crime story set in the coalfield villages of 1990s Nottinghamshire, England, told in a unique voice, with a cast of extraordinary characters. From an award-winning British author, 'Top Hard' was a finalist for the Crime Writers' Association's Debut Dagger Award in 1998.
Laundry Man
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Series: The Jack Shepherd International Crime Novels, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,860. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A secretive Asian bank collapses under dubious circumstances and Jack Shepherd is coerced by a former law partner into tracking the hundreds of millions of dollars that have disappeared. A twisting trail of deceit leads Shepherd from Bangkok to Hong Kong and eventually to an isolated villa in Phuket where he confronts the evil at the heart of a monstrous game of international treachery.
The Persistent Sheriff
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Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It is election time in the beautiful Mountain County resort area but no one is willing to run against living legend Sheriff Millie. Millie's life becomes complicated by a mysterious body found in the lake, the arrival of a notorious motorcycle gang, a new romantic interest, and the challenges of running her real estate development company. Just how much can Millie juggle? Millie Mystery Book 3
96 Rocks
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,140. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
WKRX, 96 Rocks, is the modern workplace in Corporate America where management, empowered by non-compete agreements, holds the future of their employees in the palm of their hands and can crush them at any time....
La prisión de Black Rock - Volumen 3
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Series: La prisión de Black Rock, Book 3. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 45,750. Language: Spanish. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
¿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.
Black Mountain Affair
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Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,820. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.91 from 11 reviews)
Ex Detective Sergeant Ben Hood, now a VIP protection operative, finds himself the target of a twisted serial killer when he is sent to protect Far North Australian Socialite, Merinda Jerome. Bodies and body parts are turning up in the deadly and ghostly caverns of Black Mountain. The man hunt is on, but who is hunting who?
Counting to Infinity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Down and Out Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
COUNTING TO INFINITY is a dark and gritty urban noir thriller that starts off at light speed and quickly gains even more momentum. This is the third book in the Jake Diamond series.
Clutching at Straws
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,260. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Down and Out Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A worthy successor to "Catching Water in a Net", Abramo's second in the San Francisco based Jake Diamond series is a clever and well-crafted detective novel, gritty enough to satisfy hard-boiled readers but not so dark that it will put off more traditional mystery fans.
Catching Water in a Net
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,170. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Down and Out Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this award-winning debut, San Francisco PI Jake Diamond is a hero who plays both sides of the Private Eye street. Jake's first adventure has all the components of a great new private eye series-scares, suspense, lots of laughs, a few tears and a big surprise at the end.
Postmarked for Death
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,360. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A bomber within the postal service uses his job (and a kidnapped fellow employee) to exact revenge on a system which rewards incompetence and benefits illegal immigrants on the Mexican border.
Money Trunk!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What would you do if you found half a million dollars and no one knew anything about it? Would you keep it? Or, would you try to find out whom it belonged to? Meet Chris Copeland, he faces this dilemma and he doesn’t have to think about what he will do. You’ll have to read “Money Trunk” to find out if he was a good guy or whether he kept the money. But whatever he did, he's in trouble!