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Buried In Benidorm
Price: Free! Words: 58,080. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Ex-priest and newly minted agnostic Max Castillo ekes out a living as a private investigator from his houseboat in Benidorm, Spain. He's finally got a little free time ... until a big-shot turns up dead at a local golf course. Now, his former employer is calling in an old debt, and Max is neck-deep in gangsters, grifters and girls with grudges.
A Desperate Place for Dying
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A desperate plea from an old flame entangles Garrison Gage in a high profile case involving a famous and brazenly outspoken lecturer on evolution and atheism, a crazy fundamentalist cult that uses all means necessary to silence its critics, and a brutal local murder of a far more personal nature.
Crimson Studies: Grandson of Sherlock Holmes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The grandson of the famous detective is a student at a West Coast university in the US. A mystery takes place right down the hall in his dormitory. Fortunately, the grandson of the famous doctor is also there to help out.
Tainted Legacy
Series: Sid Langdon Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A corpse and a million dollars in missing jewels—and Sid Langdon is tapped to find the answers by the very man who may be responsible for both! It’s Sid’s first case—it might well be his last! The first in the Sid Langdon Mysteries series.
Song of the Canary
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For a robin with an attitude, turning songbird against a pigeon hawk crime lord is a bad idea. When a murder of crows joins the action to hunt him down, the feathers begin to fly. Can he organize his dogs and meet the crows on the mean streets of the big city, or is his goose finally cooked?
Landlord
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
crime...murder mystery, spiked with humor
The Man With A Microphone In His Ear
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Man with a Microphone in his Ear Time: 1969, Place: Philadelphia General Hospital - an ancient psychiatric fortress, Person: a clueless 1st year psychiatric resident assigned to treat a dangerous paranoid patient. How he deals with this threatening, psychotic man will shape his entire psychiatric career.
When Divorce is Not Enough
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Orphan Tanya married Tom for all the wrong reasons and was abused from day one. Then he turned on their oldest son and started to beat him as well. Attacking Tom to give her boys a chance to escape was her only option. Even divorce didn't solve the problem. Tanya always knew that Tom was never far away. Every time she got comfortable he re-appeared and the fear returned.
Murder at the Final Four
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,250. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jimmy Bishop, the fiery, Bobby Knight-like basketball coach at Central Prairie U., should be enjoying March Madness. His team has just reached the NCAA finals. Instead, he's in deep trouble. Hours after he threatened to kill a New York Times sportswriter, the writer turned up dead--and all signs point to Bishop as the murderer.
WANTED: The Roaming Mortician
Price: Free! Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Follow NYPD's not so finest as they track down punk's poster boy, suspect #1 in mob girl's tragic death!
Magic in a Minute Mysteries 2
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Second in the acclaimed series! Mac King’s Magic in a Minute Mysteries captures the humor and creativity of the syndicated Magic in a Minute Comic strip, by Mac and Bill King, through a magic-based mystery, in this second book in the series adapted by full time writer guy, R.G. Wyatt, stealthy acts of detective work are woven together with magic tricks!
The Appraising Detective
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An appraiser is hired to estimate the value of a property and finds that it is more than he bargained. From family feuds to hidden treasures, this story is told from the eyes of the trusty small town real estate appraiser.
Murder, She Wanted To Write
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
When bestseller mystery book writer Melissa Simpson has a writer's block, she visits her publisher who gives her many ideas for the new novel. The story is a parody of mystery fiction cliches and tropes.
The First Stone
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 73,430. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rev. Jonah Newman becomes the interim pastor of a congregation where the previous pastor's counseling ministry caused too many church and community members to be ready to cast the first stone. Newman must contend with townsfolk afraid he has listened to revealing counseling session tapes and with the unsettling idea that the previous pastor's untimely death may not have been an accident.
Murder Intermezzo
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A haunting romance, an obsession with a beautiful woman, a thundering heart that feels as if it will burst is played out against the backdrop of Tchaikovsky and Bizet.
Desperate Hope
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,050. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Nestled near a quiet river in Mexico is the little village of Esperanza. It’s youth moving away and nothing to offer new residents except for them to share in the poverty that grips the region. With the violence expanding in the border towns a new business sets its sights on Esperanza. Is this the miracle the town needs or is it something else.
Murder In Between
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Enjoy the mystery and intrigue of Murder in Between. Everyone loves bankers, right, especially in these days of economic woes? Equally maligned and suspect in the 1960s and 1970s, they don't come any more ruthless than Gaylan Morray, a small town banker whose shadow side is darker than most.
The Call at 3:18 am
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.83 from 12 reviews)
How would you like to receive a call in the middle of the night, claiming that your daughter is in deep trouble? Mr. Millford, the father, didn't like it at all. He couldn't understand how a pair of psychic in Colorado could know what was happening in Connecticut. But Colorado knew and fought a desperate race to save the missing girl.
Retribution Unlimited
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
Who knows what the consequences of a seemingly insignificant act might turn out to be? Who is to know what would have happened if Holly Watson had not decided to have her second cup of coffee on the front porch that morning? How was she to know that an escaped murderer had spotted her, and was already sneaking into her house? What would the cost of that second cup of coffee turn out to be?
Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye. 'Murder in Maroochydore.
Series: Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Max is accused of a hit and run accident, which is now considered to be a murder. The beautiful Danielle de Montfort, an Insurance Investigator, is supposedly helping, but is at odds with him. He is protecting a client, whilst she wants his client to be charged and found guilty.