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Dover Park
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A mysterious visitor turns up in a quiet, suburban town, whose very existence upends the idyllic lives of the Moreaus, a well-respected family of the community. Unsettling revelations are made surrounding a tragic accident that occurred many years ago in Dover Park. Was the drowning of a close friend an accident...or not?
Audition for Murder
Series: Maggie Ryan, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nick and Lisette O’Connor need a change. They leave New York City for a semester as artists-in-residence at a college upstate, professional leads in a campus production of Hamlet. Threats and accidents follow Lisette, and Nick worries it might be more than just petty jealousy. Maggie Ryan, a student running lights for the show, helps investigate a mystery steeped in the turmoil of 1967 America.
Chosen for Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,540. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2015 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Her little sister is dead, murdered in a picturesque Maine town. The police have no leads. Her heartbroken family wants to put it behind them, but Thea Kozak can’t let it drop. She’s always been a second mother to the child her parents adopted when she was eight. Now there is one last thing Thea can do for her sister: make sure her killer doesn’t go unpunished.
The Contrary Blues
Series: Owen Allison, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Contrary, West Virginia, a sleepy town with failing coal mines, has an urgent need for revenue. A federal grant for a non-existent bus system meets that need, until an auditor dies under mysterious circumstances. When the Department of Transportation sends Owen Allison to sort things out, Owen decides to let the phony subsidy continue until another body surfaces. Owen fears that he may be next.
Series: Owen Keane, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2011 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Owen Keane, failed seminarian, once hoped to find cosmic answers in human mysteries, but he's traded that quest for a 9-to-5 job at a New York law firm and a quiet life. Quiet, that is, until a cryptic request for information on an accident that took the lives of a playboy aviator and his fiancée cracks the solid earth beneath Keane’s feet and pitches him once again into darkness and doubt.
Justifiable Homicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,160. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Carson’s client is suspected of two murders, and desperately needs his help. After a night of drinking she wakes up in a hotel room with a dead man, but claims no memory of the previous night’s events. However, a gun found in the hotel room was used for another murder – used to kill a lawyer at the local Drive Inn Theater. Then…things get worse!
Heller's Regret
Series: Heller, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
There’s not much ordinary about Tilly Chalmers’ life as a security officer. Her latest assignments – two jobs involving children; protection of a valuable jewellery collection; and security at an unusual conference – provide plenty of adventures for her. But it’s her private life, including her complex relationship with her beautiful boss, Heller, causing her greatest personal challenges yet.
Truth Kills
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013 by Cozy Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hired to investigate a cheating husband, she's now hired to prove his innocence in the murder of his mistress. Angelina Bonaparte is on the job!
Tragedy at Silver Creek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,630. Language: American English. Published: September 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Guilt is a powerful thing, and former deputy Jack Collins is mired in it. He feels as if he is slowly drowning as he tries to cope with the aftermath of a serial killer’s reign of terror, as well as his new—and unwanted—job as chief of police. The pressure soon begins to take its toll when the body of a young woman, bearing the same puncture wounds as the killer's previous victims, is discovered.
Gone Cold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the space of just eighteen minutes—between the moment college student Avery Callahan was last seen, and when police found her abandoned vehicle on a lonely stretch of road in upstate New York—the area's coldest cold case was born. From small towns to the big city, from private lives to public scandals, only one thing about Avery is certain: the way her story unfolds will change everything
Shadow Unit 12
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,070. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This Shadow Unit anthology contains four stories that explore the mystery of the Anomaly: Five Autopsies - by Leah Bobet Hope Is Stronger Than Love - by Sarah Monette Latency - by Elizabeth Bear aimfortheheart - by Leah Bobet and Emma Bull
A Very Cold Day for a Very Cold Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,970. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Possibly the most depressed cop in the entire Metropolitan area - and the most rude - is far from happy when ordered up North to solve the murder of a young woman who was heavily pregnant.. His long suffering sergeant has endured enough by this time and plans to demand a transfer upon their return but circumstances prevent this as life changing events overtake the pair.
Mystery on the Tramway: A Henry Wright Mystery
Series: Henry Wright Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,790. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2010 by Ocotillo Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A lone body with a bullet hole. No possible motive. A grieving mate. A distraught colleague. These are the elements that make up the mystery surrounding the death of the world famous Palm Springs Tramway's chief maintenance technician. Detective Henry Wright stays close to home in Palm Springs to solve this mystery that is impossible to explain. The 3rd book in the Henry Wright Mystery Series.
Shadow Unit 11
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains "The Small Dark Movie of Your Life" by Leah Bobet, Walking Back To Houston" by Chelsea Polk, "Bulletproof" by Emma Bull, "Down the Rabbit Hole" by Sarah Monette, and more.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,970. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Sunstrike follows the life of Averie Brown, an ordinary woman in suburbia, when solar flares destroy the world's electricity supply. As society comes to terms with the loss of transport, communications, and food supplies, Averie picks up some useful survival tips and a teenage companion who is not what he seems. With no outside help, she is forced to investigate a number of suspicious deaths.
The Demands of the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When two Mexican police are murdered in guerrilla territory in Chiapas, Mexico, a US firm close to the Mexican government is contracted to do an independent investigation. Mark Brown has his own ghosts and his own agenda, and has to work both sides to solve the case, in a place where any mistake could endanger lives - or reignite a war.
The Boy Who Appeared from the Rain
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 200,080. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Young Zach believes Craig and Kara Fleming are his lost parents. But his appearance bewilders them: they've never had a child! The police and the school down the street believe he's theirs, though, and Zach knows where to find what he needs in their home—even knows the dog's name—without being told. What are Craig and Kara to do with him? And who is the mysterious man with the black gloves?
The Dead Stay Dead
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,960. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The last thing DI Martin Ward wants to hear on the same night he has told his long term partner to move out is that there has been a death...and the culprit looks like being a ghost.
Killed by Scandal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,620. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012 by Long Lane Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
When Adam Ludlow is asked to give a talk to an amateur dramatics society, he does not expect to be drawn into a web of gossip, intrigue, and murder.
Coachella Valley Traffic Jam: A Henry Wright Mystery
Series: Henry Wright Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,720. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2010 by Ocotillo Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective Henry Wright's roommate Charles is in a coma after an accident. There's a mysterious black truck with tinted windows responsible for a hit-and-run. Why would someone want to kill a retired high-school history teacher? Join Henry and his friends as they set out to find the mystery behind this not so accidental injury. Will this turn out to be murder or a bad accident? 5th in the series.