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Ask the Dice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Over the past two decades, Tommy Mack Zane has faithfully worked as a contract killer for Watson Ogg, the Washington, D.C. crime boss. Now middle age creeping up finds Tommy Mack edgy, jaded, and weary of his grisly trade. As he contemplates retirement, he is framed for the murder of Mr. Ogg’s niece.
Death Comes in the Morning
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Series: Nathan Parker, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,390. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Nathan Parker never expected to find a body while hiking in Montana. And he certainly didn’t expect it to disappear. But those events land him in a conspiracy of greed that leads to a rising count of missing people. He is dragged to the brink of death, leaving him no option but to fight to survive.
Manchester Murder
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 188,860. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Cooper's Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A collection of four murder mystery novels, all set in the City of Manchester. These books, although sharing a common backdrop and even some supporting characters, are all independent stories and not a series. They also share in having, to a greater or lesser extent, a science fiction element to them although the murder mystery is predominant.
Murder on the Galloping Goose
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,320. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Diamond River Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three ex loggers are murdered one at a time and so Zack Ward, the head of the local RCMP detachment must try to find the connection between these three murders and the history of Sooke. This is the 1st book in a Murder Mystery Trilogy by Shirlety Skidmore. All the murders are set in Sooke, on Vancouver Island.
Murder in the Sooke Potholes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Diamond River Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Serial killings at the Sooke Potholes complicate Zack Ward's life– he heads the Sooke RCMP detachment. The plot is complicated by interaction between a beautiful young constable and the local doctor. Meanwhile Zack Ward relentlessly courts Cass Derby – a local business women and artist. Yet, despite the obstacles and confusion, Zack's professional detective work finally resolves the murders.
War Of Choice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Sci-Fi
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A reluctant extraterrestrial holds sway over war and peace when drawn into the Machiavellian politics of a warmongering White House. An FBI agent, his daughter and girlfriend must survive the murder and mayhem that ensue, and convince the ET to help them prevent a war with North Korea.
The Face of the Enemy
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Series: The Rebecca Series, 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,050. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rebecca Manguson, a 26-year-old London inner-city Anglican school teacher, receives three mysterious visions over a period of two weeks, visions she and her family interpret as divine messages, warnings, and commands. Rebecca, her twin brother, her American suitor, and a New York City detective pursue the mystery to its surprising and violent ending on the coast of Wales.
Mud to Ashes, a pottery mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,900. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Karo Meisner reinvented her life by moving to the beach, the woman’s body her adopted dogs found in the rocks thrust her into nationwide notoriety and it nearly destroyed her life.
Work Of Art
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,510. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After his fiancée, and fellow artist Catherine kills herself in a suicide pact Jason starts on a journey across London and through the memories of their past relationship to find out why she did it. It is a journey that will unearth the many hidden lives that Catherine has led. A journey that will end with a shocking conclusion when Jason discovers Catherine’s ultimate artwork.
Exit 22
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Series: Black Swamp Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 82,030. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by Drake Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Christopher Sandige is leaving Washington for a much anticipated vacation in Florida when an automobile accident leaves him stranded at Exit 22 in NC. After meeting a beautiful but mysterious woman, he is pulled into a shocking double homicide. Now he's a fugitive on the run, racing to escape detectives closing in and a sociopathic assassin determined to kill him... and time is running out.
Blind Traveler's Blues
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
In Mexico, members of an archaeological team investigate the remains of an ancient village uncovered by a quake; racing to prove their theories about the civilization that once lived there. But, disaster strikes when the accidental destruction of an artifact unleashes a worldwide agricultural plague.
Running into the Darkness
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Series: Deepest Darkness, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Samantha never intended to kill the President. As a doctor, she swore an oath to protect life – not take it. But that was before he ordered the murder of her family.
Old Gold
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,630. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A fire at a shore resort provides the spark for this arson investigation by a former FBI agent. The burned property also turns up old bones and corporate pressure to settle a multi-million policy in a hurry. Unearthed with the arson is a family tragedy.
Detective Clarke Meets The Reaper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Suffering from recurring nightmares after the traumatic events of his first major case, R.D. Clarke must overcome his problems (and his general ineptitude) to succeed where the greatest minds in law enforcement have failed: tracking down a prolific serial killer known as the Reaper. Clarke must brave seedy bars, the morgue, and even the DMV in this hilariously suspenseful tale.
The Garden Patch (Whispering Pines Book 6)
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Series: Whispering Pines, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,230. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Whispering Pines "The Garden Patch" is book six in the six books (and counting) thriller/suspense series by Author Charles E. Wells. It's a southern flavored fast paced "small town vs big city" crime adventure series centered in Georgia USA. Each book in the series stands alone with no cliff hangers. Read one or read them all in order. Exciting edge of your seat enjoyment for all ages. Rated PG
Indian Giver (Whispering Pines Book 5)
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Series: Whispering Pines, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,270. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Indian Giver" does not mean to take back as the modern definition implies. To the inhabitants of the ancient river Indian tribes around mid and South Georgia, Indian giver means a person who is bearing a gift to another and expecting one in return. This book and title by author Charles Wells is a two edged sword and carries both definitions to a nail biting climax.
Cotton Tears (Whispering Pines Book 4)
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Series: Whispering Pines, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,640. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Whispering Pines "Cotton Tears" is book four in the 9 books (and counting) thriller/suspense series by Charles E. Wells. ESP tinged and drama salted stand alone novel series centered in Georgia USA. Each book stands alone with no cliff hangers. Read one or read them all in order. Exciting edge of your seat enjoyment for all ages.
A Wife's Duty
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Next Step Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mary Sue knows a wife’s duty is to tidy up after her husband, no matter how messy the task. But does that include cleaning up a murder scene?
The Task of Auntie Dido
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 49,420. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Feline sleuth C. Auguste Dupin investigates murder and sardine crackers in the latest Poeville mystery. C. Auguste Dupin wants three things: A warm sunny bench by the fountain, time with librarian Penny Copper reading a good book, and tuna. When Penny’s aunt Dido pays them a visit, a simple task turns deadly! In Poeville, weird things happen all the time.
Gun in Cheek : An Affectionate Guide to the Worst in Mystery Fiction
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Series: Bill Pronzini Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Publishing and books
Love mystery? Then you'll love this book. Hate mystery? Then YOU'LL love this book. Pronzini is a fount of information about the "best" (read: hilariously inept) in mystery fiction. He's read every book ever written in the genre, it seems, and shows genuine affection for the form.