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Slaughter's First Case
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,460. Language: American English. Published: January 12, 2015 by Western Grebe Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A stubborn and irascible commercial fisherman turns up dead while fishing 100 miles from the shore; the police call it an accident but it looks like suicide. The man’s wife, though, knows it’s murder. She knows just the person to find the murderer: her insurance agent, a man she dated one time in high school. Armed with a secret he hasn’t told anyone, she convinces him to come to her aid.
The Honorable Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Danny Miller, a retired dentist, is murdered for no apparent reason, and the police begin their investigation, Johnny “Clubs” Murdock is hired to observe and report on the progress of the investigation. Without trying he becomes more and more involved until, more by luck than by design, the truth, as clear as any truth can be, comes to light.
Source; Greed, Power, Revenge, or is it Economic Terrorism?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,300. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Tom is an accomplished journalist and lead features writer at Global Weekly’s London office. He’s an unhappily married workaholic seeking to advance his career. Sally is single, ambitious and independent. Visiting from Australia, she’s chasing the same story. Each is eager to research alleged wrongdoings at Royal National Bank, exposed by a series of whistleblower revelations. It must be sabotage.
Twenty-Five Years Ago Today
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.33 from 21 reviews)
For 25 years, Diana Ferguson’s killer has gotten away with murder. When editorial assistant Kris Langley investigates the cold case of the artistic young cocktail waitress who was obsessed with Greek mythology, she must fight to stay off the obituary page herself. Finding out the truth about that long ago night may shatter Kris’s present, costing her love, her career, and ultimately her life.
One Promise Too Many
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,850. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
For his first case, Detective Roger Stark has 42 hours to find a kidnapped child, but his adversary plays by a different set of rules and continually raises the stakes until someone has to pay the price.
A Matter of Belief
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 24,550. Language: British English. Published: December 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a prominent Sidarist is found murdered, suspicion falls upon the outlawed remnants of the Lumestran faith. It falls upon Sergeant Erika Nierev to catch the killer before the Sidarists take matters into their own hands. But Tressia is a city of secrets – secrets that will not be easily brought out into the light...
Mrs. Malory and the Festival Murder
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mrs. Malory visits the Taviscombe Festival, which has been appropriated by Adrian Palgrave, a writer of little renown. Palgrave, literary executor for Lawrence Meredith, a leading literary figure of the 20s and 30s, is found beaten to death, and suspects abound. Two other deaths and an attempt to destroy Meredith’s papers lead Sheila to search for long-held secrets that bred fatal consequences.
Day 49: The Missing Final Chapter of The Year of Fog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010 by Michelle Richmond. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
For fans of the New York Times bestseller THE YEAR OF FOG: the never-before-published original ending, which was left on the editing room floor just weeks before the book went to press.
Spiked
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Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: Australian English. Published: March 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Volume 3 in the Bush Capital Series. Sacked Canberra political correspondent Paul Ryder is chasing the biggest story of his life. Trained killers, spies and hardened political operators are trying to stop him. But the biggest danger he faces is his mother-in-law.
The Gumshoe Diaries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,360. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2011 by Just Imagine It Ink. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
LA's latest Gumshoe Author strikes gold with new detective series SAN DIEGO, Calif. – For those who have been waiting for the next Phillip Marlowe, Sam Spade, Mike Hammer, or Jim Rockford, the wait is over! Nicholas Sheridan Stanton unveils the latest result of his chronically leaky cranium in a clever new detective series he's calling The Gumshoe Diaries.
Nothing Else Matters
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Series: Sam Casey, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,070. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2009 by Full Moon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
"A staunch opponent of gambling is found murdered on a riverboat casino." When a renegade mercenary is hired to kill an opponent of gambling, he is puzzled why a reverend would be targeted. But then he realizes he has been paid with counterfeit money and now is suspicious of the satchel the reverend carried. The second in the Sam Casey series and winner of ForeWord Magazine's Best Mystery Award.
Blackmail
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2010 by Foremost Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Terri Delaney is a rising star in television news. But a blackmailer is threatening her career. She turns to Jack Collier, PI. In no time, Jack realizes he may not win this round. He finds himself and Terri entangled in a vicious web involving far more than the blackmailer alone.
Lunch Reads Volume 1
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,180. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2011 by Istoria Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this first edition of short stories offered by Istoria Books (eBooks You Want to Read at Prices You Want to Pay), readers can devour two tasty and satisfying tales of suspense and cozy mystery. Jenny Milchman and Libby Sternberg take readers on domestic journeys where the prosaic turns into the perplexing, creating everyday dramas that aren’t easily resolved.
The Dolmen
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,780. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014 by WolfSinger Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When attorney Julie Sperling's fiancée is murdered while researching a controversial museum exhibit, she calls on her ex-lover, science writer Greg nightmarish pursuit as very real predators from ancient folktales try to hunt down anyone with knowledge of their existence. For Greg and Julie, the City of Angels has become the gateway to hell...
Deadly Cove: The Special Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,920. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the seventh book in the acclaimed Lewis Cole detective series, magazine columnist and former Department of Defense research analyst Lewis Cole is covering an anti-nuclear protest when gunfire breaks out, injuring his journalist friend and killing a charismatic activist.
Walk. Trot. Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by Susan Kiernan-Lewis. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Atlanta detective team of Burton & Kazmaroff head to the sleazy and closed equestrienne community to investigate the murder of a woman who had no lack of people who might qualify as her murderer. Set in Atlanta in the advertising and equestrienne worlds, Walk,Trot, Die gallops to the shocking ending no one sees coming!
Greetings from Key West
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Series: Jim Nash Adventure, #3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,730. 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.
Abruzzo Intrigue
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Series: Hardy Durkin Travel Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 66,450. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Abruzzo Intrigue: Hardy Durkin takes his hiking group on tour in Italy’s Abruzzo region of walled Medieval villages where they get caught up in the theft of one of the Vatican’s priceless religious relics, an Italian drug connection, an Albanian gangster’s revenge, and just good old detective work
The Choking Game - A John and Sarah Jarad Nantucket Mystery
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Series: A John and Sarah Jarad Nantucket Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,030. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Whistler, a seasonal stalker, is terrorizing the women of Nantucket. When the body of a missing nanny is found anchored to the bottom of Satan's Tub, police Lieutenant John Jarad fears that this year The Whistler is upping his twisted game. Mainland artist Sarah Hawthorne is fleeing her blistered past. She becomes the focus of a team of sexual predators. Is Sarah the fresh item on their menu?
March Of The Mustangs - A Xara Smith Mystery
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Series: The Xara Smith Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,670. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Xara Smith, a female detective operating in North Texas, investigates sports gambling while helping coach a basketball team. This is the third book in the Xara Smith series.