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Short Sharp Shocks
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Price: Free! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
SHORT SHARP SHOCKS is a collection of horror, sci-fi and crime stories that barely stretch beyond a page, with the shortest tale being only two words long. These sixty-second tales will force you to make a verbal exclamation, which might be one of humor or disgust or surprise. Whatever your reaction, take it personally—that’s the point of flash fiction.
Turn Our Eyes Away
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,330. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A young woman is found dead in the early morning hours of December 21, but there is confusion over who she is, how she died, or the circumstances surrounding her death. In an attempt to unravel the mystery, the reader is presented with several pieces of electronic communication, which read like a narrative and describe the events that set this tragedy in motion
Hunting Night
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,190. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A young woman is dead. An innocent man is going to pay. Mike Jaeger is a Vancouver P.I., from a family of hunters. But this hunt will lead Mike down a twisted trail that brings him face-to-face with someone who could crack open all his family’s secrets. And along the way he is confronted again and again with the urgent temptations of lust and violence. For Mike Jaeger is drowning.
Yesterday's Shadows
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,300. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Newly minted lawyer, Tina Willet, takes a long avoided trip back to the little town where a she spent many a happy summer playing with her cousins. Idylic times until her Grandma is suddenly dead, a favorite aunt accused and convicted of murder, and the entire family ripped apart. Reopening old wounds proves to be more dangerous than Tina could ever have imagined.
Saving Eddie
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Series: One Of Books ยท Historical Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a fictionalized paranormal retelling of celebrated author Edgar Allan Poe's life using imaginary journals/diaries of his real-life brother, Henry Poe and a female admirer that follows his activities mostly from afar. Can Edgar's ghostly brother use his one chance to save his brother's life? Or will the author's otherworldly gifts to see heaven, hell, and the world of Ideals be his undoing?
Malign Field
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The circumstances under which Petar Vulk met Mr. Selcuri had some peculiar trait. The situation was of the kind that Vulk must have doubted its reality. “This is where I wake up, surely?” he thought to himself at one point. “I’m afraid not, Mr. Vulk,” answered Selcuri.
11:11
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Someone once said that 11:11 comes twice a day because everyone deserves a second chance. Some are not so lucky in Wishmore., On a dark, foggy night in this small town of Wishmore, a dark figure staggered through the streets alone. Walking with an uneven gait and muttering to himself he seemed to have no intended destination. Cover Illustrated by Doni Gleaton.
Mark Rollins and the Puppeteer
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Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,490. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s Nashville and If you are looking for booze, women, song, or anything else, you go to Printers Alley. And that is where they found Mark Rollins's friend—a lawyer and rising political star—with a bullet through his head!
Mark Rollins and the Rainmaker
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Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s Nashville and someone wants to kill Bunny’s much older husband, a prominent attorney, the law firm’s public face—its rainmaker.
Murder Takes Patience
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Series: Friendship & Honor, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nikki Fusco finally has the life he wants. He's through with his past and has settled down with his wife and children. But when a case that Frankie’s working in New York goes terribly wrong, Nikki gets a call—the kind of call he never wanted to get.
The Fall and Rise of Professor Moriarity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Professor Moriarity has returned worse than ever and he plots to destroy all life as we know it. Only Doctor Watson and his friends stand a chance of bringing the egomaniac to justice and saving the world.
Justice Comes Home
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After nearly four years of war, the citizens of Devlin's Crossing, Wisconsin, are grateful for a chance to celebrate peace, but police chief Patrick Morgan wants nothing to do with the city's massive street party. He can't understand how people can celebrate while his son lies dead in a grave somewhere in Europe, never to return home.
The Claret Murders
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Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,530. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An inheritance at risk and the discovery of an extraordinary cache of old wines during Nashville’s history-making flood leads to foul play and death in this Mark Rollins mystery adventure.
A Midsummer Night's Mayhem
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Teeming with mystery, mayhem, and the trio of cunning sister witches, A Midsummer Night’s Mayhem is a paranormal mystery with wicked twists to keep you guessing. A Midsummer Night’s Mayhem is the third novel of the witchy Mayhem sisters, Vivi, Honora, and Clover, and in keeping with an old family curse, trouble has returned and this time it’s murder.
Nowhere in Sight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,120. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Kate’s future becomes one puzzle after another when a mystery caller claims the portrait of Grandmother Petra belongs on their family tree. While Kate hunts for clues to locate the portrait, she struggles with family challenges, and yet another cry for help to unearth the stench at Glenwood cemetery. With a cop as backup, and Luanne at her side, Kate becomes a target not once, but twice!
The Man Who Would Not Die
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 147,850. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Written in the vein of the Count of Monte Cristo, The Man Who Would Not Die follows the adventures of Count Saint-Germain an enigmatic man of mystery who throughout the 18th century never appeared to age. The secret behind his longevity was never determined. His date of birth is unknown. His death was never confirmed.
Impostors at Blue Heron Lake
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Emily Gray goes to interview Stella Lessard in her home, she finds the sweet older woman dead. Stella’s odd will draws claimants to her estate. Nate, on the job as a sheriff’s deputy, stops a young woman for speeding and is stymied. She has the same name as another young woman who is trying to claim Stella’s estate. Who is the legal heir? And who brought murder again to the sleepy town of Bax
Nasty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,910. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Courtney Literary. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Adultery pays. Murder doesn't. That is P.I. Nate 'Nasty' Jepson's motto, and he normally makes his living snapping pictures of cheating spouses. When a stranger is brutally shot in the passenger seat of his car, he finds himself in the middle of a gang war between battling triads, as well as a suspect in the murder. Nate must step far outside his comfort zone to clear himself and live to catch ano
Cat in a Yellow Spotlight
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sabotage and murder stalk the Las Vegas reunion show of ground-breaking rock band Black & White, which imploded years ago from an overdose of ego and drug abuse. Petite PR powerhouse Temple Barr and her faithful feline roommate Midnight Louie, Sam Spade in fur, must save any at-risk lives, including their own, and uncover the black and white lies that destroy hopes, lives, and family.
Our First Murder Together (A Nichols & Nichols Mystery)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An upscale, 30-something couple in suburban Atlanta acts as a private-eye team to solve mysteries together.