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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.
Eggnog
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 51,240. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After three lonely Christmases, Elaine Cooper, CPA, a forty something divorced mother of three teenagers, says farewell to her two quarts of eggnog. Bravely she puts her chin to the wind, picks the bugs out of her teeth to dive into the dating scene when five men enter her life. Her identity is stolen and things don’t add up at work, Why? Is she, her family and co-worker in danger?
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!
The Caretaker's Ghost - A Hunter Mitchell Novel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,040. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After an accident on his mountain bike, Hunter Mitchell, former private detective and current caretaker at the Evergreen Yacht Club, has a bizarre experience while on pain medication, as well as Navajo medicine that he accidentally takes from his brother’s recently acquired medicine bag. The strange experience leads Hunter into the mystery of the disappearance of the club's first caretaker.
Murder in the Midi
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,800. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Isabelle doesn't expect a summer job in the south of France to turn into a nightmare. But even before she encounters the mysterious Nathan Freelander at the wheel of a boat on the Canal du Midi, she is already fighting for survival, and after that things go from bad to worse. Is Nathan's friend Josh friend or foe? Who can she trust?
A Child of Babel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,420. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Quiet Heart Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young woman is kidnapped by an ancient race of superpeople, survivors of the fall of the Tower of Babel. These superpeople live secretly among mankind, plotting the return of Nimrod from the dead, and the conquest of the world. Annie is an orphan, unaware she is one of these people. They believe Annie has what they need to achieve their goals. Annie must fight to save herself and the world.
Accelerating Circumstances
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,940. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
At age seventeen, Jenny Reid was arrested for killing her own mother. A conviction was never made in the case due to lack of evidence. Jenny is still the sole suspect, but now, she is doing something about it. She’s on the right side of the law, an FBI agent determined to finally find justice for her mom. She’ll come up close with evil and face the ultimate choice—kill or be killed.