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Stephanie Isn't Here
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,930. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A young high school science teacher, after weathering several family crises -- including the mysterious, unsolved murder of his wife -- is accused, tried, convicted and condemned to death some months later for the brutal killing of one of his young students. Can he survive all this? Is he guilty or innocent?
Trophies
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,140. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 by Dingbat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Captain Charles Ellandun lives in two worlds: NATO’s Rapid Response team, and civilized Boston with his beloved Aunt Edith. Then the war implants a ferocious, repeating memory he can't shake. Then someone murders Aunt Edith. And then someone tries to run him over with a Suburban. Like it or not, Charles must dig into her past, even if it rips his world to shrapnel. Even if it costs him his life.
Models
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Kendall Dee disappears on her first day as a professional hairdresser at a New York Fashion Week runway show. When she turns up murdered, her friend Corry Lindstrom decides to find out what happened. Because Corry, a professional fashion photographer, got Kendall the job in the first place. A job that put Kendall in a kind of danger no one expected.
Ragged Ice
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Series: The Razor and Edge, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When people kill to be famous, someone must stop them. Razor and Edge take on a strange case after receiving a cryptic note with the words ragged ice written on it. As they follow the clues they move to Manhattan and into the dark side of the music business, a cutthroat world where artists compete and murder may be the prize.
Kuchen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lawyer F. Reed Hamlin has everything—money, success, a small amount of fame. But he doesn’t have close relationships. He doesn’t have family. Until he hears on the news that police have caught a Vietnam protester who bombed a munitions site. An anti-war radical who has hidden for twenty years. An anti-war radical who just happens to be Reed’s mother.
Lucky List
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,120. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
James Reece, an unassuming man, works as an account for a bank by day. A heavy debt load forces him to use his skills as a retired thief by night. Now married, he must keep his secret from his wife and son. But something’s very wrong. Every time he gets to a mark it’s been cleaned out ahead of him. Someone knows his secret. A tale where the cat burglar becomes the mouse.
Fifteen Minutes At Mercy General
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,330. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An emergency: a bleeding teenage girl in ripped clothes on a gurney in a hospital corridor, her mother hastily brought in by the investigating police officer. An emergency, a girl, a family, and a crime so horrible that no one understands until it’s too late…
Revival:
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"AN INNOCENT GIRL WAS BRUTALIZED AND KILLED, AND AN INNOCENT MAN WAS SAVAGELY EXECUTED FOR THE CRIME. ANOTHER MAN MUST RIGHT THE WRONGS – REGARDLESS OF THE COST." Michael McKay is that man, and "Holy Revenge" is his mission.
Press On
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Series: The Preston Andrews Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Press has now thoroughly offended everyone around him. His woman is gone, his heart is broken, and he's just simply in a pissy mood! Lt. Wallace is watching Press implode and take the Virginia Beach PD Homicide Squad down with him. Press is ordered to see the department shrink! Soon, Press and Jones are on the road--following doctor's orders!
LUNCH READS Volume 4
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Istoria Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
LUNCH READS: Volume 4 Two mysterious stories that take readers on a journey to the border of fantasy at the junction of imagination and dreams! In this fourth volume of the Istoria Books LUNCH READS series, readers will encounter a girl frightened by strange events and stranger parents and a Jewish widower grappling with sorrow and longing.
Kindred Souls
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
She calls herself Linda, although it’s not her name. She travels from nursing home to nursing home, fixing problems, helping others. Until she meets Eloise Mortimer. Rich, famous Eloise Mortimer. Dying Eloise Mortimer, who fancies herself a latter-day Miss Marple, but who might simply be something much more dangerous. Much more destructive.
Jackie-O
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis—former first lady, editor, mother, grandmother—lives a life of mystery. But she wants to solve a mystery of her own: who changed the world on November 22, 1963? Oswald? A group of conspirators? Originally written for a mystery anthology titled The First Lady Murders. Includes the complete bonus story, "Bring Me the Head of Anne Boleyn"
Strays
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the first days of the Clinton administration, Ransom, a DC private eye specializing in Republican dirty tricks, falls on hard times. He finds himself investigating the murder of a local celebrity—Bob the Weather Cat. Chosen as one of the best short stories of 1993.
The Ugly Machine and the Man Who Sold The Planets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,780. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Can a game machine commit murder? Maybe if it contains a self-evolved avatar. Rick Koenig and Gus Byrne built the Ultimate Game Machine. A Neural processor with nodes in 500 cities around the world. With it and the avatar, by partnering with Homeland security,they they fight Drug Lords and help a South African Industrialist build a space ship.
Come the Shadows
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Officer Will Harmon lives a comfortable life in Campbell Creek, North Carolina, where there hasn't been a murder in seventeen years. When bones are discovered in the old bread factory his life is disrupted but the body only the beginning. Challenges, threats, and surprising mysteries are coming and he will do whatever it takes to protect the life he loves...
Victoria Seacress...A Mystery
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Victoria Seacress, despite her best efforts, is relegated to reporting fluff until she is the only one available to cover a plane crash... the plane that arried her mentor and best friend. Not believing the official reports, she sets out to prove Duncan Farmer was murdered because of the story he was working on.
100 Years of Brotherly Love
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,410. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It didn't begin that morning when Trick's mother found them standing in her kitchen, one with his daddy's big knife in his hand, all 3 with bloody hands. It wouldn't end, even when her panic over their blood oath faded. It had begun nearly 100 years earlier. It would last their lifetimes and beyond, this brotherhood of theirs. These 3 would live to stand against arson, murder, blackmail, & more!
A Covent Garden Mystery (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #6)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,200. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
June, 1817 When Captain Lacey's latest investigation (the disappearance of "game girls" from Covent Garden) puts his own daughter in danger, Lacey's crusade turns personal. He will do anything, and call in any favor from anyone, in order to protect his Gabriella, the daughter he's not seen in fifteen years. Book 6 of the Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries.
Invisible Webs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,850. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Hightor. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Vital secret research papers are stolen and Ken Halcombe a former secret service agent is called back to duty to find the papers before they can be sold. It is a matter of national security. The beautiful Michelle Coates is one of the suspects but Ken can't get involved.
The Golden Path: Book 4 of The Chimes of Resdorn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Life is good in the Algoran Federation and The Leiknoss Alliance until a strange group of people who have suddenly appeared, seemingly from nowhere, makes an outrageous demand backed with threats of violence. Who are these people? They are even willing to kill if their demands aren’t met. How can you defend against completely random killings directed at famous artists & community leaders?