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Craxer Must Steal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,650. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Introducing John Craxer, insurance investigator, misfit and rogue, with an instinct for committing clever crimes. In this first book of the Craxer Chronicles, he agrees to steal a precious masterpiece. Dodging the mega-rich gallery owner, Jerry Bramma, and his enforcer, the violent Mr. Glimmer, Crax launches the break-in with the help of a beautiful stripper and the painter himself.
The Homeless Murders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,710. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Seattle bed-and-breakfast owners Ed Harmens and Meg Yarmouth team up with an SPD detective to track down the vicious killer of homeless men in local parks, just in time to prevent kidnapped Meg's torture
Murder At Any Age
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,830. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What is it like to come of age in a convent orphanage where the nuns’ primary concerns were did you say your prayers, did you brush your teeth and were you quiet most of the time? When Robert Steeter shows up missing, the nuns as well as his sister Maureen assumed he has run away and little more thought is given to him. This book has a quick moving plot with lively and emotional scenes.
Black Forest
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Series: Denver Cereal, Volume 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 by Cook Street Publishing cookstreetpublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Skeletons entwined in the chapel and a simple admission, "I have this same Saint Jude pendant," send the Denver Cereal into the wild pursuit of the child killer, Saint Jude. Danger lurks and evil's host threatens to destroy the lives of those we love. Denver Cereal characters are stretched to their limits as they fight to stop Saint Jude's rampage against Denver's children.
Two Billion Reasons to Kill???
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Series: Burton James Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,660. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Burton James is at it again. Joining forces with his college pal, Captain Patrick Murphy of the Chicago PD, the pair put their heads together to discover who murdered a Chicago area tycoon on the Fourth of July. The motive was obviously money...or was it???
The Tempest Within
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,060. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Laura moves into an old Victorian farm house,she discovers a horrifying past of the previous two women to own this home. Will she also fall victim to the bad luck that shrouds this house? With the help of Darcy Parish, a hard nosed investigator, the terrible story of two women intertwine into a bed of lies, deception, and betrayal that expoldes into violent retribution.
Six Bodies and a Sense of Humour
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,150. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jim Gerrard, an out of work stand up comedian, receives a phone call from Joe Bastillo, an entertainment agent suffering from terminal dandruff. An hour and a half later Jim finds himself catapulted into a country wide search for Joe’s missing relatives, and an affair with Wanda, a horoscope besotted singer.
Dulce's Revenge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Based in New Orleans and the marshes south to the Gulf of Mexico. Federal agents assassinate an anti-Castro Cuban leader, and a maligned black community retaliates against cops gone bad. A confrontation ensues after the rogue cops kill a child. Computer manipulated images seal the fate of the leader of the rogue agents.
Dead Lock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,050. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2012 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
During WWII a tiny town in northern Michigan holds the key to Allied Victory. Reporter Kate Brennan narrowly avoids a mob hit and travels to Sault Ste. Marie to work for her uncle's newspaper. Investigating a murder, she runs headlong into a Nazi plot to destroy the Soo Locks and stop Allied war production cold.
Il Giallo si Tinge di Nero
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Price: Free! Words: 94,050. Language: Italian. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Due racconti che si svolgono in Sicilia e che girano, inizialmente, intorno alla misteriosa morte di un investigatore privato. La trama si ingarbuglia come un gomitolo di corda sottile che si intreccia in modo quasi indissolubile, fino a creare quello che i Francesi definirebbero ‘un conte fantastique jeté juste pour le fun’, un racconto fantastico buttato giù per puro divertimento.
Deathlock
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,880. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When aging wrestler Ron "Hangman" Jones is murdered in the wrestling ring, suspicion falls on wrestling writer Adrian Zabrano who must match wits with a clever killer before more fall victim.
Sherlock Holmes y la sabiduría de los muertos
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Series: Los archivos perdidos de Sherlock Holmes, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 54,890. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2012 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
La sabiduría de los muertos es la primera novela holmesiana de Rodolfo Martinez y, desde el momento de su primera publicación, en 1996 fue recibida con gran alborozo por los fans del detective victoriano. En ella, Martinez recrea con gran habilidad la voz del doctor Watson y reconstruye un siglo XIX en el que lo real y lo ficticio van de la mano en una historia trepidante.
The Ghost That Saw Too Much
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,260. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Glen is the only witness to the gruesome murder of a woman living in his house, but telling someone about it is nearly impossible since he’s a ghost. He finds himself reluctantly involved and hoping he can silence the victim’s spirit, who just won’t stop haunting him. As he races to find ways to communicate to the living, he fears that there might be an even darker place than being dead.
Slip and Go Die
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Series: Parson's Cove Cozy Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,870. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2012 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Old Beulah slipped on the ice and died. Will Mabel discover why or will she be next?
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.
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.
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