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Car Noir
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Price: Free! Words: 10,740. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Former Denver homicide cop Michael Ferris hunts for the murderer of a car salesman. Sequel to Upside Down. The Michael Ferris mysteries feature fictional Colorado characters with liberal viewpoints, the conversations are food for thought, not necessarily the author's true beliefs. The story is set in 2013. The 1/1/2014 publish date commemorates Colorado's historic milestone.
The ABCs, Part 3
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Series: The ABCs. Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Part 3 of a serial. Jackson heads to the largest elementary school in town, the next stop on his mission to recover the stolen alphabet cards. With Miss Takahashi counting on him, will he finally find what he seeks?
Pathogen 30
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You set the price! Words: 111,630. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Pathogen 30, the latest novel by Australian author Kevin Barry, tells the story of Australian Army pilot John Randal and his battle to discover the cause of the mysterious virus which is devastating the population of the tiny community of Oreck Island. What is the truth behind the strange and deadly disease? Can it be stopped before the whole world is brought to the very edge of extinction?
The Ticket
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You set the price! Words: 110,150. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Flora assumed that her retirement life has been well planned, predictable and safe. A decision by her husband, a stolen lottery ticket, and the intervention of a homeless man and an East Indian lottery ticket seller would change these plans. From Toronto to North Bay, Flora and her new friends chase two ticket thieves with a complicated life of their own.
A Life of Death: 9
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Struggling to hold onto his suspicions of Irene Harris, Alex heads to the DC Metropolitan Police Department. There, his suspicions are finally put to rest, and Alex is forced to start his search again. Turning back to the evidence from past ritual murders, Jamie and Alex make an appointment to speak with Egyptologists in George Washington University’s Archeology department.
The ABCs, Part 2
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Series: The ABCs. Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Part 2 of a serial. Moriarty Jackson heads to Kuroyama Junior High School and prepares to take on the toughest class in town in his pursuit of the stolen alphabet cards.
Diamonds and Cole: A Cole Sage Mystery (A Hard Boiled Detective Series of Mystery and Suspense Book 1)
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Price: Free! Words: 73,690. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Beaten, bloody but determined, Cole Sage conquers greed and hatred with a strength that only love and a will as hard as diamond can achieve. He is is blocked at every turn by the husband who has abandoned Cole's great love, his shady real estate deals, violent con men, street thugs and the lure of a fortune in diamonds that bring them all together. How far would you go for the one that got way?
McCullock's Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 90,690. Language: Australian English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
McCullock’s gold is an Australian murder mystery set on the northern edge of the Simpson Desert. There’s an abandoned 4x4, its missing driver, some missing gold, some bad guys and some bodies - plus a smart-arse Aboriginal mechanic who helps the local bush copper solve it all, while at the same time trying not to divulge any of the sensitive cultural information lying at the heart of the affair.
The ABCs, Part 1
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Series: The ABCs. Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Part 1 of a new serial. Moriarty Jackson is an English teacher in the idyllic Japanese countryside. Idyllic, that is, until he's called upon to solve a heinous crime. Now Jackson will have to turn this sleepy town and upside down if he's going to save the day.
A Shot in the Bark (A Dog Park Mystery)
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Series: Lia Anderson Dog Park Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Would you recognize a serial killer if you met one? Talked to one every day? Artist Lia Anderson doesn't, and neither does anyone else at the Mount Airy Dog Park. But a violent death brings Detective Peter Dourson into the close-knit group, and he is convinced someone is not who they seem. As the investigation uncovers secrets, Lia struggles with warring emotions while a killer watches and plans.
The Man Who Never Was
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Price: Free! Words: 78,190. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1986, Derwenthaugh Coke Works closed, and demolition began. A strange discovery halts the regeneration plans. As there is no obvious explanation as to why these artefacts are there, the police become involved. The only clue which offers any progress points to events which took place many years ago. When a young police officer thinks she has seen one of the objects before, the intrigue thickens.
The Man in Black
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Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A mysterious man spies upon two thieves who discover him and decide to kill him.
Blessed Are the Humble
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Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It was a crime of pure arrogance. Madame Muriel Ducharme was murdered in what looks like a break-in gone wrong. It’s a little too pat for Inspector Gilles Maintenon. Nothing appears to have been taken, but the killer has thought of that too.
A Life of Death: 8
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Alex and an old friend, Jessie Arturo, join forces as Alex’s hunch seems to have stalled. Irene Harris is certainly guilty of arson and murder, but is she their serial killer? Will Alex be able to focus and catch the killer who has haunted Tranquil Heights for more than a dozen years? Do the ghosts and victims of Washington deserve his attention any less?
The long night of the fireflies
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Price: Free! Words: 53,890. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
What can a boy who becomes a teenager all by himself do? A boy who is afraid of priests and lives in a house in the company o f ghosts? Who runs from school even though he is afraid of nothing? What can he do if war steps in his life of solitude? Nothing, or maybe everything.
Il prete partigiano episodio #2
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Series: Il prete partigiano, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: Italian. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dall'autore di "La maledizione dei Lawrence" Episodio 2 Un giovane ispettore, catapultato in un paesino di sole sette case disperso tra i monti, bloccato dalla neve assieme a dodici possibili assassini. Un prete ucciso e lasciato giacere nudo. Un mistero: chi poteva voler uccidere un uomo di Chiesa? E poi perché l'assassino lo ha spogliato dopo avergli tolto la vita?
Il prete partigiano episodio #1
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Series: Il prete partigiano, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: Italian. Published: November 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dall'autore di "La maledizione dei Lawrence" Episodio 1 Un giovane ispettore, catapultato in un paesino di sole sette case disperso tra i monti, bloccato dalla neve assieme a dodici possibili assassini. Un prete ucciso e lasciato giacere nudo. Un mistero: chi poteva voler uccidere un uomo di Chiesa? E poi perché l'assassino lo ha spogliato dopo avergli tolto la vita?
Henry Hartman's Fall Guy Crisis: An Off-the-Books Mystery #3
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Series: An Off-the-Books Mystery, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
How did things change so quickly? One day, she is the brains behind Sydney Stansfield Interiors, running a successful Hilton Head decorating business, and the next, she is foster mother to an eight-month-old baby and boss to a hot-tempered handyman on parole....Syd finds herself in Charleston, SC, up to her eyeballs in intrigue when a spy ring targets the US Navy and the bad guys are women!
The Secret Message
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Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Jennifer is a thirteen year old girl who is a famous actress. One day, she finds something that might just change her life forever. What is it? Is it just a prank? Read this short story to find out
Killer Cupcakes
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Series: Lexy Baker Cozy Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 23,780. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013 by Lee Dobbins. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When bakery owner Lexy Baker's ex boyfriend is found poisoned with cupcakes from her bakery, she finds herself, and her iPad toting grandmother, in the middle of a murder investigation headed up by her hunky homicide detective neighbor.