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They're Calling for You
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Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011 by Razorline Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
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Henry and Carol couldn't be more different. He's a scientist; she's a hippy poet. But a chance combination between the two results in the whole world instinctually knowing who they are. As they race for shelter, the implications of what has happened becomes violently apparent.
The Case of the Death Dealer
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Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Alexander Steele meets with his friends for help in the Case of the Death Dealer. Time is running out for Steele to prevent the shipment of fast killing drugs from hitting the streets of Philly.
Saving Face (Mount Faith Series: Book 1)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,520. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
(5.00 from 1 review)
Edward Carlisle, the president of Mount Faith University is dead. Natasha Rowe and her partner Harry Campbell are asked to go under cover to investigate what appears to be a murder. In the process of investigating, Natasha finds herself attracted to lecturer and psychiatrist Taj Jackson.
7 Days (The Victor Sexton Series) (CatEye)
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Series: Victor Sexton, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,560. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2010 by Lady Leo Publishing. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
After sixteen years of military service to his country, Lieutenant Colonel Victor Sexton of thr Army Criminal Invetsigation Division (CID) is looking forward to retiring in seven days, but when an army nurse is found murdered in the officer's quarters, time is against him to find the killer.
Easy Money: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,310. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
"Wryly done with a sardonic hand, Pamela Samuels Young's Easy Money reminds us that greed can blind the best and worst of us to our own foibles." – Gary Phillips, author of Monkology Two crooked lawyers who’ve stumbled upon a simple way to make some quick cash, soon find that the easy money, comes at a price.
The Setup: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
When a star running back is gunned down by a cop with a questionable history, the city of L.A. is on the verge of a racial explosion. Enter a lawyer who comes to the cop's defense . . . but a desire for justice has nothing to do with it.
Lucifer Travels-Book #1 in the suspense, mystery thriller
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Price: Free! Words: 45,730. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A riveting tale of fate and faith as a whirlwind of events lands, 73 year old Louisiana native, Daniel freeman in a hospital bed; and then, in a confessional, telling his life story to a young local priest. As the priest and Daniel delve into his old trespasses, it becomes more apparent that the priest and Daniel’s life have been mysteriously connected by these exact events.
The Adventures of Fortune McCall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
From Sovereign City roars yet another Hero! Derrick Ferguson's THE ADVENTURES OF FORTUNE MCCALL brings a seafaring gambling ship owner and adventurer to the shores of Sovereign and flings him and his circle of companions feet first into Murder, Mystery, and Madness! Four stories of Fortune and his team are featured here, all penned by Ferguson, the man behind Fortune McCall!
Check Mate
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
LIFE IS LIKE CHESS. MAKE YOUR MOVES WITH CAUTION. North State University has just hired their newest professor, Dionne Harper. She and her unemployed husband move south to the small town. COMPLICATIONS ABOUND They quickly find out, things aren't always what they seem to be. Dionne is forced to decide who to trust. Her colleagues - or her husband? CHOOSE WRONG & THE RESULTS COULD BE DEADLY
Blackout
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Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Novel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Alexander Steele is a retired African American private detective turned night club owner living in Philadelphia. Hoping to put the detective life behind him and move on with his longtime girlfriend Shakia. When Alex's friend brings him an encrypted travel drive with info on the blackout that was created 3 months before the recent Canadian blackout; Alex finds himself drawn into a madman's game.
In The Cut
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012 by K Elliott. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Urban life
After Manus is released from prison, he soon discovers that he has a seven-year-old son. While struggling to get his feet planted deep in the dope game, he becomes attached to the little boy. Being affiliated with other hustlers and robbers eventually jeopardizes his life as well as the child's.
The Case of the Deadly Ring: An Alexander Steele Investigation
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Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,080. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Street savvy, private investigator Alexander Steele wants to put his P.I days behind him. Steele wants to focus on running his exclusive night spot called Inner Sanctum. Over the years his grit, tenacity and eye for detail has kept him at the top of his game. The Philly detective has solved dangerous cases from Montreal to Mexico but a new challenge is on the horizon.
Dusk and Shiver
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012 by Doomed Muse Press. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Three paranormal mystery short stories featuring Creole gentleman Remy Pigeon. Remy has a gift, or a curse. He touches objects and reads the past from them. Sometimes this lets him solve mysteries, but mostly it gets him neck deep in paranormal problems. Includes the stories: Til Human Voices Wake Us, Dusk & Shiver, and Flashover.
The Bar
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Series: The Birthright, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,230. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
With Dawna’s court date against the sex traffickers approaching, her younger sister, Emily, has a chip on her shoulder as high as Mt. Rose. When Dawna moved to Reno, she left Emily all alone to face the gossip of their small hometown. Suddenly Emily is thrust into a bigger problem when she finds Loyalton’s most popular cheerleader on the floor of the school bathroom semi-conscious.
The Blood Line: Behind The Shield
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013 by KingDominion Publishers, LLC. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Special Agent-in-Charge Krishon Watts and her team of special agents at the Federal Bureau of Investigation, Detroit Field Office are on edge after various attacks on the New York Stock Exchange is tracked back to the City of Detroit. It is up to them to stop the mastermind known only as 'The Voice' before it's too late...
The Legacy of Death: An Alexander Steele Investigation
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Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Alexander Steele and the Legacy of Death Steele gets drawn into a 20 year old cold case when he buys the abandon building next door to his private club. When gold coins connected to a double murder from two decades ago begin to surface the body count also rises. Legacy of Death is the 3rd short story in the Alexander Steele Death Series.
Caged
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 108,120. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Written by a best selling and award winning writer, this novel involves the animal rights movement, break-ins of major research institutions by the animal liberation front, one of the FBI’s special task forces that investigates domestic terrorism, a murder and its mystery, an animal psychic and a tragic suicide. It rips, from the beginning to its satisfying, very! surprise ending.
The Mike Black Saga; No More Tears In The End
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Series: The Mike Black Saga, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Mike Black hasn't taken his eye of the man he believes arranged the murder of his wife. His sleepless nights can only end when everybody involved in her death suffer the same fate. Nick Simmons agrees to look into the senseless murder f Tatiana Phillips. His investigation leads him to Lorraine Robinson, a ride or die chick who’s involved in everything... and it’s all bad.
Cross-Eyed: Part One
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,530. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Can Lexi Delarosa protect Russell Cross and her heart?
Just To See Her (Mount Faith Series: Book 8)
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Series: Mount Faith, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian
Jessica Bancroft had the opportunity to meet her fantasy guy Khaled, he was finally coming to Mount Faith but she had feelings for Clay Reid, a guy who had all the qualities she was looking for. Who would she choose and what about the weird fascination Khaled had for Clay?