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Pecos Valley Diamond
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
It's the "Roaring '20s," but you wouldn't know the era was roaring if you lived in southeastern New Mexico. When Annabelle Blue sets out to solve an old mystery and a new murder, her reluctant sometime boyfriend, Phil Gunderson, is far from happy.
The Green Monster: A Johnny Denovo Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,430. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What Lies Beneath? In this, his second published case, Johnny’s hired by a bio-tech mogul facing a bizarre form of blackmail and a disruptive pattern of corporate espionage. Within hours, Johnny’s drawn into a mirrorscape of secrets and half-truths. He soon discovers a cabal exploiting a venerable Boston landmark as part of an even more sinister plot. Can he defeat the Green Monster?
Besserwisser: A Novel (The Know-It-Alls)
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Price: Free! Words: 70,520. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Munich, 1990: American expat slacker Gordy Ford poses as a top Hitler scholar, all to impress a girl. Stuck in his scam, Gordy soon thinks he's stumbled onto a shocking historical discovery that's made him the target of a wannabe Neo-Nazi and shady Russian mafia. There's comedy, satire, and a rowdy plot. Everyone's an impostor, and all get exposed despite their best efforts.
Never Smile at a Crocodile
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,790. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Do you feel lucky? Rianna was having the luckiest day of her life. Oh, it started out as good luck. She opened a portal. She got a great guy. She made the earth move and the heavens open with rain. It was a pretty good day, but just as she gets her miracle guy home, she's got trouble. Dead Body Trouble! Who'd want to put a dead body on her couch? And why'd they have to pick today?
Tales of Pneuma 01: The Divine Chocolate Shop
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,160. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When college student Liam Wheelwright investigates the gruesome deaths of his parents, he discovers a chocolate shop that claims to sell "emotional chocolate." This is the first short story in the collection.
Murder at the War: A Modern Day Mystery with a Medieval Setting
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Series: A Peter Brichter mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,820. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2009 by FTL Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
MURDER AT THE WAR by Mary Monica Pulver FIRST PLACE, Midwest Book Awards, 2001 The Society for Creative Anachronism (SCA) is having a lovely re-enactment of a Medieval war...until one of the participants is actually murdered. It is up to Detective Peter Brichter and his wife Kori (whose SCA names are Lord Stefan von Helle and Lady Katherine of Tretower) to solve the crime!
Lost Among the Angels
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,200. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Boston Brahmin Mercy Allcutt gets a job with Ernest Templeton, P.I., she's ecstatic. Ernie, jaded ex-cop, is incredulous. Throw in a stray child, blackmail, murder, a poodle, a stalker, Mercy's imagination and Ernie's protective streak. Add a speakeasy, Chinatown, and some vicious criminals, they're in for a drama that will put the flickers to shame--if they survive to tell the story.
Alien Murders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2009 by Parsina Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Deborah Raboinowitz is a literary broker. She travels to alien worlds via virtual reality and sells the rights to publish Earth books on other planets. But when an alien is murdered right before her eyes, there's no way she can keep from being involved and solving the murder herself. Then, when an old friend is accused of a murder on a different world, Deborah has to solve that one, too.
A Felony of Birds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,070. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Native American Fish & Wildlife Investigator, Rhoda Deerwalker, finds more than she bargained for when a routine bird smuggling case turns deadly. Promoted to head of security she stumbles on a survivalist cult, a terrorist plot, and her roots as a Native American. Along the way she also finds romance. It's an exciting read from beginning to end.
Homicide My Own
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,340. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2009 by Pleasure Boat Studio. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Homicide My Own resides in that strange and fascinating land between mystery fiction and detective fiction, adjoined with the mystique of philosophy and Native American customs. Pick this book up at your own risk. You may find yourself having lost not only the next few hours but also your sense of confidence in, as one might say, "the world as you know it.
The Thirteenth Egg
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,650. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mel Bertolissio is suspected of stealing a priceless jewelled egg and the evidence against her keeps piling up. Only her sister, Detective Alexandra Bertolissio, believes in her innocence. Then Mel's suspected accomplice is brutally murdered and Mel's prints are on the murder weapon. In a race against time, Alexandra must find the real killer before it is too late for her sister.
Deadly Sting: A Deacon Bishop Mystery
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Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,390. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2009 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It sounds like an easy job--trail a woman from the airport to her destination and call in where she went. In fact, the job sounds too easy for hardboiled P.I. Deacon Bishop. Still, he needs the money. So... Unfortunately, Bishop is right. Before he can say 'sting,' he's caught in a web of deadly redheads, angry terrorists, murder and... honeybees.
DEAD(ish)
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Series: DEAD(ish), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.23 from 22 reviews)
Linda’s had a bad day. First, her boyfriend killed her. Then she woke up, still on this boring plane of existence, and with an odd obsession about her missing body. Mike won’t tell her what he did with her body and she can’t find the stupid thing herself. There’s only one thing she can do - torment the bastard until he coughs up the information. Contains adult themes & frequent profanity.
Death Dealt the Hand
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,310. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2009 by Gryphonwood Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Special Agent Trevor Byrne investigates the hasty approval of an experimental AIDS treatment, he uncovers a plot by genetics lab DNAY to unleash a deadly toxin on the world. Can Trevor stop DNAY before it's too late?
Doesn't Ring a Bell (Round 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A prisoner with severe memory loss is guided by a little notebook written by a familiar voice.
Identity Crisis
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Series: A Sam McRae Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,000. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A simple domestic abuse case turns deadly when the alleged abuser is killed and Stephanie Ann "Sam" McRae’s client disappears. When a friend asks Sam to find Melanie Hayes, the Maryland attorney is drawn into a complex case of murder and identity theft that has her running from the Mob, breaking into a strip club and forming a shaky alliance with a private investigator to discover the truth.
Spaceships & Brass Knuckles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,470. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A collection of eighteen short science fiction and mystery/suspense stories by A. C. Ellis.
True Friend
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack the writer goes to a party that changes his life forever. What would you do for a true friend?
Sands of Time
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You set the price! Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2009 by Bucks County Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In one tragic moment, Sam Shepard's family was gone. His wife and children taken from him in a tragic accident. Sam is left alone struggling with a chasm of grief that can only be filled with alcohol. When a young, attractive woman comes to stay at his Inn, Sam thinks his luck might be changing. Sam begins to have dreams about his dead wife and have hallucinations of her speaking to him...
Birthday Snakes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2009 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hired to sing for a sultan, professional entertainer and amateur sleuth Sheil B. Wright is accused of stealing his priceless birthday jewels. To clear her name she must find the real thief, but an angry cobra has its own deadly agenda.