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The Summer of the Disco King
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,950. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A threatening mystery unfolds in a quiet neighborhood when widowed janet and her teenaged daughter take in an old friend.
The Shooting
Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
There has been a shooting, but the victim and the shooter says it is an accident. But Sheriff Lou Kent isn't buying their story. Yet, he can't figure out why these two friends have a conflict that involves a gunshot wound.
Joe Detective: Money in The Middle (Book Five)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Credit cards are freedom for some and insidious enslavement for many.Elderly folks get wiped out of their homes by bankers and plunged into minimum-payment hell all the time. But when others even less scrupulous enslave them to criminality, Joe has no choice, his motto is: give credit where it's due and penalties where they're over-due.
She Cried Wolf
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,750. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Irene Carlotti thought she had covered all her tracks, when she moved across the country to escape the past. She changed her name, never appeared in public, and took on the career of a romance writer to live a reclusive life. Her only contact to the outside world is Rio DeJesus, the man who is bringing her old decrepit Victorian back to life. When danger does find her, who will believe her?
Joe Detective: The Star Rouge (Book Four)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,350. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Joe learns that one local act can have profound international implications. Containers full of undesirable dissidents have to go somewhere, after all. And turning them from single unit agitating annoyances into smaller dressed packages of high profit has a macabre sort of merit. Cutting off this income stream is resented to the bone.
Joe Detective: Epiphany in Lead (Book Three)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,890. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There are those Joe has offended by his not-too-accidental blowing-up of their leaders. Joe learns there is no such thing as justice or impunity in life. The lesson comes as an epiphany in lead. It's said that when faced with almost certain death we have two choices: fight or flight. That's easy to say unless you're the one backed in a corner.
Joe Detective: Leap of Fate (Book Two)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,410. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Joe plucks a Bad FBI Agent out of the barrel the cop resents it beyond all logic. But Joe knows anyone crazy enough to become a cop makes an even crazier criminal. When a bullet meant for Joe almost snuffs out the life of the woman he loves, Joe redefines the words crazy, vendetta, and vindication. What's the worst thing you can do to a man out of options? Hand him a gun with one bullet.
Joe Detective
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Joe finds the heap of laundry at the foot of the stairs is actually a beautiful, unconscious, girl. The lump on her head and the dangerous men searching the street outside leave him with no choice...but, he's carried off a material witness to crimes beyond any reasonable person's worst imaginings putting him up against human traffickers and powerful politicians. ** First book in the series.
The carcasses in the desert
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 22,850. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The helicopters circles over Kiba. Later, fires and brimstones rains over the entire village, men in ignominy veil emerged from nowhere and mauls the inhabitant of the village, they left sorrow, blood and tears on their trail.
Black Rock Prison
Price: Free! Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
What is the worst sentence that can befall a convict in Illinois? Not lethal injection. The worst punishment is to be sent to a black-walled fortress whose exact location no one knows. The inmates soon will discover they have not been imprisoned there by chance. It isn’t long before they find out that much more than their own lives is riding on solving the mystery of Black Rock.
The Carmarthen Underground - A Meeting of Dragons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,810. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In this sequel to The Carmarthen Underground, Carmarthen Intelligence once again finds itself up against a foreign power intent on using Wales for its own ends. A kidnapping alerts our friends at the agency to a dastardly plot and CI joins forces with the Welsh Bureau of Investigation, WARF and the people of Myddfai to defeat its new enemies.
Of Vinegar and Honey, Part X: "Lost & Found"
Series: Of Vinegar and Honey, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012 by Catharina Shields. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Part 10 of the Rory and Madelaine saga. ~ Bishop Reid takes Madelaine back to the house where James returns and finds them. With a renewed sense of independence and empowerment, he steals her away from the priest and rushes her to a safe place, but Madelaine has fallen into a coma. Now, more than ever, she needs Rory's infamous fearlessness and determination to save her life and bring her back.
Faith Departed: Short Stories of Mystery, Crime, and Despair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"FAITH DEPARTED: SHORT STORIES OF MYSTERY, CRIME, AND DESPAIR," by crime author Melissa M. Garcia is a collection of five fictional short stories of evil, pain, and sadness. From the author of "FALLING ANGELS," "CHASING DEMONS," and "STRANGER: A DEATH VALLEY MYSTERY," this short story compilation is only available in e-book.
Zoned for Murder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,170. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Reporter Maggie Brooks has two kids, a dead husband, and a lot of competition as she gets back into the newspaper business. When a developer tries to build an outlet mall, what starts out as a great clip for her resume, suddenly turns dangerous and ugly. Read Maggie's byline as she rebuilds her career, dips her toes into a shark-filled dating pool, and investigates a small town Zoned for Murder.
The Oculate Conspiracy
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A fictional story about a woman who takes up Ghost Writing and what is revealed to her.
Vendetta in Valencia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When a beloved local candidate and national hero drops dead of a heart attack, his doctor can't believe it. Soon, the doc's old friend Max Castillo is on the case -- although Max isn't even sure there's a case to be on. But he's a long way from his beloved Benidorm in a bigger town, with big secrets. Can Max keep his head above seawater and save his friend's reputation?
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.