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A Desperate Place for Dying
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A desperate plea from an old flame entangles Garrison Gage in a high profile case involving a famous and brazenly outspoken lecturer on evolution and atheism, a crazy fundamentalist cult that uses all means necessary to silence its critics, and a brutal local murder of a far more personal nature.
Tainted Legacy
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Series: Sid Langdon Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A corpse and a million dollars in missing jewels—and Sid Langdon is tapped to find the answers by the very man who may be responsible for both! It’s Sid’s first case—it might well be his last! The first in the Sid Langdon Mysteries series.
Landlord
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
crime...murder mystery, spiked with humor
When Divorce is Not Enough
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Orphan Tanya married Tom for all the wrong reasons and was abused from day one. Then he turned on their oldest son and started to beat him as well. Attacking Tom to give her boys a chance to escape was her only option. Even divorce didn't solve the problem. Tanya always knew that Tom was never far away. Every time she got comfortable he re-appeared and the fear returned.
Murder at the Final Four
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,250. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jimmy Bishop, the fiery, Bobby Knight-like basketball coach at Central Prairie U., should be enjoying March Madness. His team has just reached the NCAA finals. Instead, he's in deep trouble. Hours after he threatened to kill a New York Times sportswriter, the writer turned up dead--and all signs point to Bishop as the murderer.
The First Stone
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 73,430. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rev. Jonah Newman becomes the interim pastor of a congregation where the previous pastor's counseling ministry caused too many church and community members to be ready to cast the first stone. Newman must contend with townsfolk afraid he has listened to revealing counseling session tapes and with the unsettling idea that the previous pastor's untimely death may not have been an accident.
Desperate Hope
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,050. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Nestled near a quiet river in Mexico is the little village of Esperanza. It’s youth moving away and nothing to offer new residents except for them to share in the poverty that grips the region. With the violence expanding in the border towns a new business sets its sights on Esperanza. Is this the miracle the town needs or is it something else.
Murder In Between
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Enjoy the mystery and intrigue of Murder in Between. Everyone loves bankers, right, especially in these days of economic woes? Equally maligned and suspect in the 1960s and 1970s, they don't come any more ruthless than Gaylan Morray, a small town banker whose shadow side is darker than most.
The Call at 3:18 am
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.83 from 12 reviews)
How would you like to receive a call in the middle of the night, claiming that your daughter is in deep trouble? Mr. Millford, the father, didn't like it at all. He couldn't understand how a pair of psychic in Colorado could know what was happening in Connecticut. But Colorado knew and fought a desperate race to save the missing girl.
Retribution Unlimited
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Price: $1.85 USD. Words: 71,350. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Who knows what the consequences of a seemingly insignificant act might turn out to be? Who is to know what would have happened if Holly Watson had not decided to have her second cup of coffee on the front porch that morning? How was she to know that an escaped murderer had spotted her, and was already sneaking into her house? What would the cost of that second cup of coffee turn out to be?
Young Love and Tragedy "The Felton Chronicles"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The small town of Felton experiences shock and grief as three teenagers are killed and one critically wounded in a series of murders. An act of revenge and one of betrayal brings the community together in grief and resolve to find out why. Ultimately, the town learns the truth and justice prevails when the killers are discovered.
Murder on Retreat
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,110. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hubert Maston is murdered during a law firm "retreat." Among the suspects are: an associate who has been falsely accused of malpractice; junior partners who seek control of the firm; Maston’s senior partners, who suspect him of stealing firm funds; and the victim’s wife, who is angered over his affair. A law firm associate involved in the investigation sets a dangerous trap to catch the murderer.
The Detective's Vice
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Series: Detective Tom Briggs Murder Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,070. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The mentally ill son of a police detective helps hunt for a serial killer whose crimes are mysteriously linked to the novels of Ernest Hemingway, a manhunt that seeks clues in Hemingway's Paris of the 1920s, and leads the detective on a journey of personal reckoning with demons he has long suppressed, which include that his own son is a suspect.
Sins of the Mother, a kate carpenter mystery
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,020. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s strange how something as simple as a knock on the door can change your life completely – and not necessarily for the better. Kate Carpenter has had a busy year, what with moving in with her boyfriend, Cam, dealing with visits from ex-boyfriends – not to mention job stress, as she keeps finding dead bodies all over the theatre she manages. And then comes the knock on the door.
Remorseless
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,740. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Peter Leech is a devious killer, brutalized by years in prison. Now he is up for parole and, one way or another, he wants out. Can criminal profiler Doc Powers unravel the truth about Leech and stop him taking revenge on those he blames for his conviction? And can Doc help protect the beautiful parole officer who has unwittingly become the subject of this psychopath’s wild obsessions
Desert Intrigue: The Adventures of John and Julia Evans
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Series: The Adventures of John and Julia Evans, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
When Julia’s brother announces that his dude ranch is haunted, she believes that someone is trying to sabotage his place and force him to sell. The mysterious happenings have to do with Superstition Mountain, the lost Dutchman’s goldmine, and the great Thunder God. Is it possible that the legend of the Thunder God is actually true? After a terrible thunderstorm, everyone begins to wonder.
Savings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Savings is a fictional book about a rogue government agency, the Department of Retirement Services, who have their own take on health care for seniors. When the wrong person loses a loved one the department gets noticed for what it is. And you thought Obamacare was scarry!!!
You Never Saw
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,570. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Nathan Macklin retired and moved south to get away from it all. He didn’t. A fifty year old unsolved murder arouses the curiosity of gritty, ex-NYC detective Macklin. As clues lead him inevitably towards a cover up that threatens his life and the lives of those he loves, Macklin is pitted against a powerful District Attorney who has his own secrets and will stop at nothing to keep them that way.
The Red Peacock Murders
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Series: Detective Tom Briggs Murder Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,170. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hours before the gas-chamber execution of a man convicted of hacking to death a California family 20 years ago, a reporter tries to stop the execution by convincing the only survivor of the grisly attack that the man might have been framed by law enforcement, with the help of her newspaper. Meanwhile, a ghastly apparition watches and waits, seeking its own kind of justice.
Murder in the Wings - A Jack Dwyer Series Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack Dwyers, ex-cop turned amateur actor, is delighted when his agent lands him a role in a local production of Long Day's Journey Into Night. The real drama starts, however, when Michael Reeves -- the play's angry, bullying director -- is found murdered, and Dwyer's friend Stephen Wade -- a sweet has-been of an actor -- is charged with the crime. Dwyer knows that Wade has been set up. But why?