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Not a Very Nice Woman
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Price: Free! Words: 76,240. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(3.00 from 1 review)
A woman is found dead in her room at the care home she lived in, strangled and left lying on her Chinese rug. The death is motiveless, the room otherwise untouched, expensive objects left unstolen; meanwhile, even the fellow residents admit their friend's life was largely a mystery to them, with "decades left unaccounted for". It is left to the detectives to solve her mystery.
The Set-Up
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Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Life couldn't get worse for Erik and Ashley. Stuck in a slump, their marriage is on the rocks and they're both ready to quit. In the ultimate betrayal they have a choice to make. But will it be the right one?
The Hollow Tree at Dead Mule Swamp
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Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 15,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Anastasia Raven finds a secret hidden in a hollow tree near Dead Mule Swamp. She thinks she's seeing things, as the discovery appears to have come straight from a Nancy Drew story. With some simple sleuthing, Ana catches Jimmie Mosher, whose grandfather used to own the house she has recently purchased, hiding money in the tree. But what else does Jimmie have to hide? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #2)
Unicorn Witch
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Price: Free! Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Melanie Newton. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.11 from 9 reviews)
For everyone who has ever wished that unicorns existed .... they do on Refuge!
Death of a Messenger
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Price: Free! Words: 65,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Clarissa Daniels has a missing flash drive and too little money to pay a blackmailer. St Cloud has time on his hands and a couple of questions he wants answered, including why she tells a lot of lies, and why someone would want to shoot a man in the head. Especially one who was already dead...
The Shooting
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Price: Free! Words: 1,700. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
There has been a shooting, but the victim and the shooter says it is an accident. But Sheriff Lou Kent isn't buying their story. Yet, he can't figure out why these two friends have a conflict that involves a gunshot wound.
Black Rock Prison
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Price: Free! Words: 54,150. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
What is the worst sentence that can befall a convict in Illinois? Not lethal injection. The worst punishment is to be sent to a black-walled fortress whose exact location no one knows. The inmates soon will discover they have not been imprisoned there by chance. It isn’t long before they find out that much more than their own lives is riding on solving the mystery of Black Rock.
Buried In Benidorm
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Price: Free! Words: 58,080. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Ex-priest and newly minted agnostic Max Castillo ekes out a living as a private investigator from his houseboat in Benidorm, Spain. He's finally got a little free time ... until a big-shot turns up dead at a local golf course. Now, his former employer is calling in an old debt, and Max is neck-deep in gangsters, grifters and girls with grudges.
WANTED: The Roaming Mortician
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Price: Free! Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Follow NYPD's not so finest as they track down punk's poster boy, suspect #1 in mob girl's tragic death!
Caution: Tram Approaching
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Series: Jack Diamond Mystery Adventures, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 77,440. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
On occasion a Jack Diamond mystery adventure ends up with enough twists and turns to qualify for a classic theme park ride. In the instance of Caution: Tram Approaching, two murders and an unfortunate emotion wrenching accident provide additional intrigue to the case. The reader will need to be alert to stay on track as the case heads to London, a UK island and sidetracks to Eastern Europe.
The Call at 3:18 am
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Price: Free! 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.
Blood Frenzy
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Series: Night Stalker Crew, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 102,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Samantha struggles to hold her beast in check before things gets out of hand again, and a death sentence hanging over her head is something she doesn’t want. She knows the rules, but hunting serial killer on a daily basis is nearly impossible. After killing an innocent, she has been looking over her shoulders and dreading the day when she would find a lovely shiny card that would seal her fate...
L'individu en jeu
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Price: Free! Words: 43,680. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2012 by Editions JD Sigaux. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Un jour, Patrick devient, à son insu, le sujet d’une étrange expérience : ses paroles, faits et gestes sont désormais contrôlés par un jeu vidéo. Sa vie dépend alors du bon vouloir de trois étudiants d’école de commerce. Au même moment, une affaire de trafic de drogue amène l’inspecteur Alexandre Rochas à se pencher sur les comptes d’une grande société française d’assurances. Un scandale approche.
Resident Fear
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Series: Fog on the Tyne. Price: Free! Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Resident Fear is a crime thriller set in the Northeast of England in 2018, after Britain was expelled from the European Union. The body of a wealthy Industrialist is found draped at the base of the iconic sculpture - The Angel of the North. D.C.I. Jack Renton soon realises it is no ordinary homicide, it has the hallmarks of a serial killer. Civil unrest and political apathy stoke the fear.
Jeremy the Germ, Planetary Crime Fighter
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Price: Free! Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When Police Officer Perry Salter first meets crime victim Jeremy, the young man has a rare, debilitating form of autism. Later, Officer Salter confronts evidence of two hideous crimes. His cop instincts say Jeremy is innocent while the evidence and the community say Jeremy is guilty. Salter struggles to find truth and justice despite the very real risk of damaging his rising his career.
The Silent Treatment
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Price: Free! Words: 40,480. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Katrina Jaitley doesn't expect to find a piece of forgotten movie history during a bout of retail therapy. After watching the coil of film found tucked inside her purchase, she's shocked to witness the brutal murder of a famous 1920's star by a fellow actor. 80-year-old mystery aside, someone will stop at nothing to get the film away from her and silence what she's discovered.
Extreme Malice
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Price: Free! Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
She was found with a guitar string still wrapped tightly around her soft neck. Eighteen year old Josh Anderson, the college boy from next door, is charged with her murder. It was his guitar string around her neck. His footprints are found inside her house. Her earring found under his bed. Donna Gardner's husband Jack was hundreds of miles away on business. Was it the perfect Murder?
No Cause to Die For
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Price: Free! Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A PI with psychological training and computer skills teams up with a police lieutenant. He employs unofficial assistants to solve what evolves from obtaining information into possible murders. Together they uncover a plot to elect a puppet President controlled by a big time power broker.
Barry Hargrove, Private Investigator
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Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Sometimes when you're starting out in the business, well, things just aren't what you expect. Besides, one man's reality is another man's fantasy. Meet Barry Hargrove who wants to be a private detective and this is sort of his first case. He's good. This is the main character in my novel "2012: Timeline Apocalypse" and this introduces him to the world. Another short story is to follow.
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.