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The Naked Mind
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
I am a movie director. At the climax of the film that will make my career, the hero of the movie shoots his brains out. The police think I did it intentionally, and I am the only one who could have killed him. After all, I am the guy who loaded the gun. How will I prove I am innocent? The Naked Mind is a 2800 word short story.
Mystery at Magnolia Mansion
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Brenda Maxwell’s new interior design client tells her to “paint, wallpaper, whatever” his hundred-year-old landmark mansion, “but for God’s sake, don’t go overboard.” When she figures her grandiose plans will fit handily into his edict’s “whatever” section, she launches them into a constant head-bumping mode, and into a lifechanging mystery about the house.
The Search for Hanson Sted
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Series: Cal Hodges Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,570. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cal Hodges, an investigator for a law firm, and Merle Grayson, his fiance, are asked to confirm the death of a missing heir, so his relatives can inherit. Instead, it appears the lost heir has returned with the intention of killing all who plotted his death.
Penelope Barrows #2 The Case of the Red Sneaker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
My plans had been made for me. I was going to Chicago for the summer. Chicago ugh! I mean most people go to the beach or to the mountains on summer vacation. Not me, I go to a big, hot city. I was going to spend my whole summer vacation in Chicago with my Aunt Susan and Uncle Joe. Be on the lookout in summer 2012 for Penelope’s next adventure; Penelope Barrows #3 The Case of the Poison Pen Letter.
Sherlock Dog
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Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A dog tells of his American Mommy's obsession with BBC Sherlock, how it got her into trouble, and how he got her out.
Darwin's Paw "Life is a Matter of Perspective"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The story of a college professor and his dog who become unwitting recruits of Homeland Security. A lecture series becomes an international incident and turns a quiet classroom into an ideological war zone. Secret organizations, violence, humor and romance are part of the adventures as the characters share unexpected dangers and join forces in an attempt to extricate themselves from their handlers.
The Man in the Paper Mache Hat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
When a botched robbery leaves a desperate gunman trapped in a bank lobby surrounded by a dozen terrified hostages, one man braves his wrath to keep the others safe... a very special man. A man in a paper mache hat that no one else can see.
Witness Unleashed
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,050. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bigdog sniffs his way down the sidewalk, spotting a friendly face at last—Maureen. She is an animal behaviorist who trains dogs to communicate and he really needs to communicate. After several months’ internship with Maureen, he “tells” that he has witnessed a murder. Would he be able to testify in court? Would it be legal? Would the jury believe him? Would you believe him?
Justice Once Removed - the third Winston Crisp mystery
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Series: The Winston Crisp Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“Crossman (has) clearly mastered the crafting of page-turning stories. His skills are evident in this book.” Bangor Daily News / “Every chapter reeks of Alfred Hitchcock. Winston Crisp is an unlikely superhero in these times of brawn versus brains.” / The Midwest Book Review
A Show of Hands - the first Winston Crisp mystery
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Series: The Winston Crisp Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,240. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“In the venerable Winston Crisp, Crossman has created an engaging, plausible sleuth who relies on brain rather than brawn.” New York Times best-selling author Tess Gerritsen / “David Crossman is a wizard!” Kennebec Sunday Journal / “…sheer wind-chased delight.” Courier Publications / “...fast-paced and full of enough twists and turns to engage the most avid reader." - Maine Sunday Telegram
Dead in D Minor - the second Albert mystery
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Series: The Albert Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,450. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“The novel is an exercise in the comic style, defying disbelief. To his credit, Crossman brings it off nicely. Albert is clearly a survivor, likely to be heard from again.” Los Angeles Times Book Review “Bravo. Encore!" Publishers Weekly “Albert is one of my all-time favorite sleuths.” New York Times bestselling author Tess Gerritsen
Mystery on Firefly Knob
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When Erica Phillips visits choice inherited property on a Cumberland Plateau knob overlooking a beautiful valley, she finds scientist Mike Callahan camped there to study unique, fireflies which flash together. He freaks out when a condo builder offers her a contract. Miffed, she tells him, "If I have my way, this place will be sold within the week. And, Mr. Callahan, I will have my way!"
No Doubt
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,220. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A nameless Taoist detective mystery. The murder mystery of a mega wealthy family. Follow our detective as he follows the trail from the homes of the wealthy Midwest to the streets of Las Vegas and back.
A Bag Full of Eyes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012 by Alban Lake Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In a kingdom haunted by witches, where vampires hunt in the night, when there are murders but not witnesses, when the method of murder reveals the how but not the who, one calls upon the eye-man to help solve crimes. The eye-man has the answer. It can be found in a bag full of eyes, along with things one does not seek. Thus the tale of Royal Inspector Sir Gordon.
January's Thaw
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,310. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Many people obsess over their past, but no one more than I. Perchance it’s because, as a man out of time, I left behind so much of it unlived. If that makes little sense, consider that I’m a time traveler.
The Rookie (A Hale Mary Mystery)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,170. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ex-snowboard champion and aspiring sports agent, Hale Seton, is as tough as they come. But when one of her prospects is found dead and her brother, Denver's golden boy quarterback, becomes the prime suspect in the murder, she discovers there are things more painful in life than broken bones and dislocated joints.
Death at Lampier
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Price: Free! Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The four generations of women from Bear Ranch are back. Death comes visiting at a nearby ranch. Adventures continue for Summer, Marlowe, Oriole, and Chalcey.
Hooker: Fire & Water
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 175,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by Pen Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One business, two suspicious deaths, one by drowning, one by fire. The mystery for self-appointed detective Marc Hooker? Was it murder?
All Mixed Up
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Series: All Mixed Up, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A wealthy, jealous and possessive husband takes unusual revenge on his beautiful wife's lover. Detective Senior Sergeant Stanley Morris needs to dig deep to get to the bottom of this one. The complete novella series is available in one hit, as All Mixed up, the complete series, or all eight can be purchased individually. Audio Version Available
Shake, Rattle & Stomp: A Tiffany Waters Paranormal Mystery Novella
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Unconvinced that a crushed car is an accident, patrol office Tiffany Waters find herself rescuing a known gambler from a hulking shadow bent on destruction. When her visit to persuade him to cooperate ends in the man’s death by a monster, Tiffany races to find answers while the beast turns its attentions to its new target: Tiffany! “Shake, Rattle & Stomp” is 19,900 words.