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Sherlock Holmes e il cadavere con tre braccia
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Series: I falsigialli - racconti, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: Italian. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Un uomo si presenta a Baker Street dicendo di aver visto un cadavere con tre braccia, poi scomparso. Nessuno gli crede ovviamente, tranne Sherlock Holmes che indaga nella campagna a sud di Londra. Dove l'inverno gioca brutti scherzi, ma porta il celebre investigatore a scoprire la verità.
Surprise, Surprise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Like always, joviality surrounds the fairground. But for an expectant mother, unaccustomed to feeling anything beyond gently entertained by the amusements, a sense of mystery clings to the place. And with it a deep, dark secret longs for discovery. A story of fear and separation. Surprise, Surprise: A Short Story.
Clint Faraday Book 15: A Detour Through Hell Collector's Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,500. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint and Judi are trapped between two derumbes with a busload of people. Things are settling down and are looking good - then the murder.
Clint Faraday Book 14: Dead End Collector's Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,940. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A man, his wife and obnoxious son are building a marina on Isla Popa. The Indios are trying to tell them it won't work there, but they refuse to listen to anybody and refuse to make friends. They feel threatened by the Indios. Then someone tries to kill the man.
Clint Faraday Book 13: The Body in the Bay Collector's Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A woman's body is found in the bay, entangled in mangrove roots. No snorkeler would be there and couldn't be caught in those roots if she were. Clint investigates to find she went out with two men who returned with a heavy box. Drug money? Further investiagation leads to a very strange set of facts and some weird king from the Mediterranean..
Clint Faraday Book 12: Dead Certain Collector's Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The regular group is meeting at the Golden Grill where Aaron says the obnoxious new people moving onto Isla Bastamentos are headed for grief, for dead certain. He didn't mean it as literally as it turned out.
Clint Faraday book 10: ... Or So the Gods Said Collector's edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,230. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint sits beside an evangelical preacher on a bus. He, after the initial repulsion, befriends him. He discovers later that there are murders everywhere the preacher goes. What's behind it? That man wouldn't kill a mouse in the kitchen!
FoL
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,620. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jonathan Alexander Nicholas Ashworth the Fourth—called Nico—fears nothing. He lives a life of power, prestige, money. He makes his own way, but when that fails, he uses fixers, the best money can buy. Until FoL begins targeting him. Against FoL, fixers can’t help him. Can he help himself? Or will FoL win?
Nobody Thinks About Factories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Joan readies to leave her beau of five years. But who, really, holds the strings? Will he take his chance to manipulate her one more time . . . for old time’s sake? A story of rightly, and wrongly, taken revenge. Nobody Thinks About Factories: A Short Story.
Last Call
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On a night when things couldn't get any worse, Roger West discovers that they really can when a bar fight claims the life of the stranger who got in the way of his frustrated fist. He learns the true meaning of "worse," however, when the man's wallet identifies him as a notorious public figure... a man with dangerous friends who may look unkindly at his untimely death.
Double or Nothing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Driscoll Brook Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Norm Wheeler’s luck at the racetrack runs out, leaving him deep in debt to a ruthless bookie. When he tries to hire a rival thug to kill the man, the negotiation takes a dangerous turn, doubling Norm’s trouble. Desperate, with time running out, caught between two dangerous criminals, Norm must find the courage to settle his own debts once and for all. A short crime story from Dale Hartley Emery.
A Good Car
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Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Ed Valenti is stuck in a loop of booze and gambling, constantly losing track of time and happily numbing his memories whenever possible. One night he wins a car at a game of poker. That car will bring to his doorstep a worried father looking for his son and from that moment on Ed's life won't be the same.
Wie nicht zu Big Foot finden
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,420. Language: German. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Manche Leute gehen in den Wald, um Big Foot zu finden, und denken, sie WISSEN, was zu tun, aber sie tun es nicht. Es gibt nur wenige Möglichkeiten, um Big Foot finden, aber eine Menge Möglichkeiten, NICHT um ihn zu finden!.
Life’s Little Miseries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack Hegarty, a retired and weary private detective, seeks solace. His wife? Gone. His job? Gone too. And, on the near-deserted island where he makes his home, there’s murder afoot. A chilling mystery of power, influence and brutality. Life’s Little Miseries: A Short Story.
Greetings from Key West
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Series: Jim Nash Adventure, #3. Price: Free! Words: 8,710. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Allie manages to talk Jim into a vacation in the Keys, where trouble finds them once again when they cross paths with a woman and her little girl being harassed by the locals. It’s not long before Zelda’s tracking abilities are called upon to restore things as they should be. Third in the Jim Nash adventure series.
Corpus
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,200. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Corpus means there should be a body, and there is! Detective Matt Grey has to do some driving around South Texas, including Corpus Christi, Kingsville, Alice, and Port Aransas on Mustang Island, to find the connections surrounding a murder -- or is it suicide. Malfeasance and family feuding will keep you page-turning.
The Keel Mountain Conspiracy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Nero King, gun for hire, is employed to rescue a professor from kidnappers. It seems a routine mission, easy money, until finds himself embroiled in a conspiracy to overthrow the United States government. Fighting for his life he sets out to stop the militants before they accomplish their bloody goal. One man stands alone against impossible odds with the future of a nation at stake.
From Beyond The Grave
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Series: The Hudson Detective Agency, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,110. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Carl Danby returns to tackle another unusual case. During a séance, a psychic claims the late Samuel Bittner was murdered. With no body to autopsy, Danby relies on his best skill—talking. Tension increases as Samuel’s relatives insist the patriarch died of natural causes. With little physical evidence to process, will Danby discover the truth? 18,444 words; additional material at the end.
River Ghost: Paranormal Mystery Novelette by Elizabeth Eagan-Cox
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Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 15,010. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
River Ghost, a paranormal mystery novelette by Elizabeth Eagan-Cox. Autumn, 2014 in Vicksburg, Mississippi, Corlah Kellian, owner of the contemporary paddle wheel gambling boat, River Ghost, moonlights as a ghost investigator. She's on assignment at the antebellum Oak Grove Plantation, whose owners plan to turn it into a bed and breakfast inn, if Corlah can get rid of the ghost. 15,000 words.
An Excerpt from Mortal End: A Simmering Pit of Jiggery Pokery: Chapters 1-6
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Price: Free! Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Mortal End is the old fashioned fairy-tale of intrigue, murder, cannibalism and incest that everyone is talking about. Ænus P. Wordsworth the arrogant, absinthe-drinking village rector plays detective attempting to discover just who the bones in the giant mound of burnt toffee belong to and how on earth they got there.