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YÜ: A Ross Lamos Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Forbidden love, Imperial Court of the Han Dynasty, jades worth millions on the black market ...Ross Lamos, 21st Century Karmic Detective, knows that somehow the history of the 3 jades is his as well. Lamos has built his career dealing Asian art and antiquities by hiding his very useful psychic touch. When he holds the Yü, the Stone of Heaven will reveal an extraordinary story hidden 2,000 years!
Dead Man's Gambit
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,600. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mike Johnson, former detective and current Assistant DA, has fallen into a comfortable rut, but the murder of a friend in prison is going to turn his life upside down.
Kissed By Fire
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 207,240. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Kissed By Fire chronicles D.C.I. Leo Swan trying to steer his life back on course after being shot, but the cases keep mounting. A fetish-driven serial-killer. A father out to revenge the sadistic abuse that led to the death of his wife and daughter. Four more murders. A major crime family. Drug dealing and more murders. A vigilante gang, beatings and a murder.
Murder on the Pier
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Series: Murder Series, 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
His time was coming, just like his running, his life was improving with every step he took. Held back only by the speed with which he chose to race, and the people he had to pass on his way. He was indeed on his way to ... His thoughts stopped as he noticed them. But by then, it was too late. And no one would hear him scream. There would be no race next week.
Heart of Steele
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,960. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bobby Steele wakes up after being in a drug induced coma for eleven months. When he realizes it all started from something he found on his computer it might be too late for him. His sister Rhonda has to run for her life. Heart of Steele is action packed and contains every thing you can imagine. Car chases, motorcycles, romance, thrills and danger.... Heart of Steele
Smarty Havarti
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 111,360. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jason Stallings goes to Denmark to fix a thorny business issue, but problems keep coming up. Along the way, he turns an embezzler straight, sends a Russian spy packing, solves a murder and falls in love. Even though a whole lot of folks have trouble doing the right thing, Jason figures it out. Sometimes people cry, but he proves to be very persuasive, even with the police.
Reddition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"An excellent legal thriller" "Well-written" "Readers will be guessing the outcome until the book's satisfying conclusion" ~ Kirkus Reviews "Reddition is an intriguing tale of murder, family and political gain. It is a labyrinth of mysterious characters and unexpected plot twists that will take readers on a wild ride." Independent Professional Book Reviewers
Press'd To The Wall
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Series: The Preston Andrews Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,860. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
3rd in The Preston Andrews Mysteries. When his lover goes missing, his world is turned upside down. With surprising support from his nemesis, Malcolm Probst, the Director of the FBI; and his father, U.S. Senator William Andrews; Press goes hunting for Rachel and a killer.
River of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jimmy O'Reilly, ex-cop and failed P.I., returns to his small Kansas hometown on the Arkansas River to find peace, but instead finds a family friend murdered. Only problem, no one believes it is murder. As a reluctant investigator, O'Reilly stumbles on an international drug scheme, and in the process, has to face his demons from the past.
Sacrifice of An Angel
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Series: The Haward Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Wittegen Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The body of a girl in a ceremonial robe is found sprawled on a playground roundabout, her throat brutally ripped out. Is it a ritualistic, magical murder or a setup to distract from the real killer? That is the question that faces Theo and Remy Haward, detectives in the Sorcerous Crimes Task Force (SeCT), when they are called to the scene.
The Ramachandra Moon
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jessie Hampton has trouble; she has a treasure map for a fabled Moonstone, and someone is trying to kill her. Before she can begin to look for the treasure, a Pacific storm isolates her and her guests. They hear a cry and discover a friend's jealous wife has been murdered. Jessie soon investigates isolated Drake's Bay and finds this is a serious mistake when she walks into the murderer’s trap.
For Elise
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
For Jess Czerny, the move to a small town was the best way to get over a broken marriage. The pretty little cottage was ideal for her. It was a chance to start over and make a new life. But who was playing the piano in the middle of the night and who was the sad-faced young woman whose face appeared in her dreams and at her window? The peaceful rural setting hid some nasty secrets indeed!
George
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Country folk love to decorate their homes for Hallowe'en and the residents of Lesterville are no exception. But what happens when Hallowe'en decorations are not decorations at all, but a means to hide a body in plain view?
A Birthday Secret
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 65,180. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Melanie Layton plans an unforgettable Murder Mystery birthday party for her best friend Marshall at a remote deserted mansion on the San Francisco Peninsula. Using his love of Agatha Christie she arranges a party based on a Christie novel for the weekend. Longtime friends gather to celebrate but it turns sour as old wounds and affairs are brought to light, and death joins the party.
An Ocracoke Affair
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,660. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A staid corporate attorney travels to the Outer Banks of North Carolina for a quick vacation but finds more than he bargained for when two beautiful and raucous young women take charge of his life and then threaten to kill him when he doesn't go along with their bizarre and violent plans. Try this page-turner for a quick and entertaining read. "Highly recommended!" Theodora
A Murder at Mimi's
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 64,490. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mimi Griffin fulfills a lifelong dream of opening a spectacular restaurant on the luxurious Montecito coast. To find the perfect chef, she stages a dinner at the new restaurant; the winner will be the head chef at Mimi' with an option bankrolled by Mimi, for their own restaurant depending on their success. Darkly handsome Emil Chandon is clearly the winner but finds his dreams cut short by death.
A Murder in the Grand Canyon
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Travel writer, Carol Valenti was enjoying her first view of the Grand Canyon when her new acquaintance wealthy Mimi Griffin, squeezed her arm in a death grip. Carol turned to see a man fling himself over the edge to his death a thousand feet below. Accompanying him on his brief trip were the shrill tones of Mimi's ear piercing scream.
Leashed
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Northern California sheriff's detective has his early morning surf session cut short by the discovery of a body in the boulders of a local breakwater. Detective Patrick Nolan begins investigating what appears to be the tragic accidental drowning of a young local surfer. When the accident becomes a murder; Nolan finds himself tracking a ruthless killer who has left very few clues in his wake.
The Solid Brick House
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dr. John Schiller returns to the small mining town in New Mexico where he grew up to sell the old family home that he dislikes and fears. His friend persuades him to stay in the home and confront the ghosts of his past. What his friend doesn’t realize is that those ghosts are literal!
Never Text A Stranger
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,140. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011 by StormRider Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Careful. Texting the wrong person could cost you. Stunned by the murder of his friend, Police Chief Jude Coulton never expected the case would unravel his life nor that his son would hold a frightening secret.