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Как привыкнуть к Рождеству? (Kak Privyknut k Rozhdestvu? -- in Russian)
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Price: Free! Words: 17,870. Language: Russian. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
«Как привыкнуть к Рождеству?» – сборник из двух рассказов и одной повести таллинского автора Андрея Деменкова, написанных им в период с 1987 по 1998 гг. Все они были в свое время опубликованы в эстонской периодике. Эти истории рассказывают о людях, оказавшихся в тяжелой жизненной ситуации. Выход из нее крайне сложен и нетривиален.
Thriller Almanac
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Price: Free! Words: 80,410. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Discover a new favorite author in this FREE collection featuring samples from exciting mystery/thriller books! Includes excerpts from David Morrell’s The Protector; Glen Apseloff’s Lethal Cure; Diane Fanning’s The Trophy Exchange; J.E. Fishman’s The Dark Pool; G.D. Gearino’s Counting Coup; James Hankins’ Jack of Spades; Kathleen Taylor’s Funeral Food; and Steve Winshel’s A Twisted Path.
The Message
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Price: Free! Words: 62,290. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Olivia Radford-Wickham is a prominent surgeon with searing career ambition. Her husband Tom, in stark contrast, is one of life's drifters, currently parading as an author. His one dedication is caring for their six year-old son. Kieron was born with neurological abnormalities, and has special needs. After a blazing row between Olivia and Tom, a phone call changes their lives forever.
Eden Can Wait, Episode 2
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Price: Free! Words: 11,060. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Episode 2: Welcome to the Hotel California The decision made in Episode 1 leads Ryan to the strangest place he has ever been to--and makes him question his choice. It could be heaven, it could be hell, or it could be anything in-between.
Aintright: An Idiot With A Gun
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Price: Free! Words: 4,030. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On a still Autumn morning in a small Texas town near Mexico's border, an idiot with a gun emerges from his motorhome. What happens next "Aintright."
Doctor Whooves: A Thief at the Gala
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Price: Free! Words: 27,240. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A mysterious crown claiming scrolls, a monster with a taste for ponies! How will Doctor Whooves and Forelock Holmes unearth the truth behind the threat? What is Vallade's real target and why is he so fascinated with Ditzy Do?
Who's Next?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a young officer is shot at by an unseen threat, he must find the threat; but when this troubling threat uses the officer's brother against him, he must attempt to get to his brother in time before he meets his death.
Full-Bodied Wine : A Vintage Murder
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Price: Free! Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Denis O'Gorman, Junior Diplomat in Ireland's Embassy in Ankara has become entangled in a Turkish plot. His matrimonial plans are in shambles. The Residence is 'haunted'. The wine is undependable. And then a murder occurs. Denis turns detective. The Department in Dublin is not impressed.
God Code
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Series: Starlit Sequence, volume 1. Price: Free! Words: 40,760. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Murder mystery. A killer is killing, without a killing clue. Some of the best law enforcement officers from the FBI, IRS, and DIA are working on the problem. Yet, the murders keep occuring.
The Maestro Murdered
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Price: Free! Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the aging conductor of an up and coming young orchestra is murdered, Detective Sean McGill is called in to investigate and encounters a confusing morass of dead ends, questionable motives and bizarre orchestral politics. A mystery novella.
The Flood, A Tess Darling Mini-Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tess Darling is a sassy TV producer, who solves media murders aided by her hunky (but hapless) cameraman Miller. In this funny, fast-paced short, the duo are sent to film the launch of a celebrity spa. When the owner's found strangled in his study, they discover he's a blackmailer, his famous guests really victims. As sparks fly, can Tess identify the killer - or will she be blinded by stars?
Indomitable Thirst (Ever-Presence)
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Series: Ever-Presence, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 132,680. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
When Vanessa Howell goes to Dartmouth College, she knew that things were going to be different. Little did she know that she was going to get caught in the middle of something dangerous. When Vanessa's roommate, Sarah, goes missing, she discovers that her life is on the line as well. To find the kidnappers, Vanessa must seek help from Victor Malorne, who holds more secrets than the case itself.
Dos gatos y el misterio del Mercado de la Cebada
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Price: Free! Words: 59,070. Language: Spanish. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
La acción arranca en una pollería en Madrid donde Consuelo descubre una cara misteriosa en el suelo de su tienda. Con su humor negro y agudo ingenio intenta desvelar el fenómeno y se adentra en uno de los misterios sin resolver más extraordinarios de la historia española contemporánea. ¿Pero realmente debe descubrir el secreto? ¿Está llevándola su búsqueda hacia una dirección peligrosa?
Wasted (Advance Reader Copy)
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Price: Free! Words: 99,480. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Wasted, Berkeley reporter Brian Hunter investigates the “recycling wars,” finds the body of his friend Doug crushed in an aluminum bale, and hunts down the murderer, all the while trying to win the heart of Barb, Doug’s former lover, who is now a suspect in his murder. Let me know what you think — johnbyrnebarry [at] gmail.com.
A Good Car
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Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
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.
Masks
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Price: Free! Words: 122,960. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Before his murder, meek, retiring Edwin Raines secretly wove a complicated tapestry of false identities and unexplained activities that even his widow and his close friend, magazine publisher Danny Skerett are at a loss to understand
Twisted Wire
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Series: An Enda Osin Mystery, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 87,170. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Enda Osin loves political intrigue. An MI5 mole draws him to industrial espionage. The USA are building a hyper-speed rocket. Caught in a dangerous Russian plot with a cell of spies, he’s been duped into helping the Russians build the same craft while causing a disaster, endangering lives. With Jessica Du Ross, he must expose the Russians and help the US fly first.
Mark Rollins' New Career and the Women's Health Club
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Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Against the backdrop of daily life in his fitness club for socially elite, wealthy women of Nashville, Tennessee, Mark Rollins investigates the disappearance of a club member's investment banker husband. The mystery reaches far beyond Nashville's city limits and puts Rollins and team in the gun sites of an organized criminal enterprise.
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.
Gracie's Inheritance
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Price: Free! Words: 39,880. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A story with a Gothic touch that will leave you feeling a little haunted. Love and family are the most important things in life, and Gracie Lawson feels cheated by both. When she reluctantly goes home to Nebraska for her grandmother’s funeral, she is surprised to find an inheritance—a plantation in Georgia, where the history of her family is buried in a web of lies, deceit, and angry spirits.