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Untold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Caroline Gillespie, the cannibal's daughter, is once again wrenched out of ordinary life, this time by the murder of her best friend, crime reporter Troy Stanforth. When the police investigation yields nothing but conjecture, Caroline decides to launch an investigation of her own. And it's an investigation that will take her deep into the underbelly of her city, where power is all that matters.
The Job
Price: Free! Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Avery Wilson is the youngest contracted hitman in the business. He has no trouble completing jobs he is given, until he is handed the profile of one "Brynn Laurens", a fifteen year-old high school student. Avery must fight his instincts to keep Brynn from falling victim for a crime he seems to be getting the blame for.
Rescue From Planet Pleasure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Felix Gomez, detective-vampire, jumps into an adventure too big for planet Earth! He’s got to rescue the hyper-sexual vampire Carmen Arellano from the clutches of ruthless warrior aliens who need her to regain their mojo before they die out.
Winter Wind Free Preview Edition (First 19 Chapters)
Price: Free! Words: 27,270. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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Former LAPD homicide detective Lee Jordan can't see, speak or hear...but he will find you, one way or another. And with a killer at large, and people disappearing from his city, Lee must must unravel his most baffling case yet before the killer strikes again.
Honeymoon Hotel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Determined to find out who’s behind the movement to drive local business owners off the beach, Dan Marlowe embarks on a hunt that leads him down a trail riddled with arson and violence. Just as he’s closing in on the truth a sinister figure appears. The more Dan investigates, the more he finds at stake, and every way he turns, he ends up back at the same dark, dangerous place—the Honeymoon Hotel.
Dead in Pukalani (An Eddie Naku Maui Mystery)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,920. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
From the award winning crime writer R. Barri Flowers and bestselling author of the Murder in Hawaii Mysteries, comes the first book in a new Hawaii detective series, Dead in Pukalani, an Eddie Naku Maui Mystery. Naku is hired by an attractive divorcee to investigate the murder of her sister.
The Witness Series Bundle: 7 Josie Bates Thrillers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 691,080. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Josie Bates and her blended family face the dark side of the law, redefine true love, fight the intrusion of politics and stand strong in the face of evil that comes at them from all corners of the world in this suspense-filled, seven-book series.
Death Takes A Trip
Price: Free! Words: 40,160. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Julia Blake runs her own cleaning business. She has the unfortunate knack of getting herself involved in murder investigations. When one of Julia’s clients, Douglas Pedley, is found dead at the bottom of his stairs, it is soon obvious that he was murdered. Julia first suspects the building contractors who've been hounding Douglas to sell his property. It’s not long before another suspect appears.
Death Wants Three
Price: Free! Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This is the sequel to DEATH TIMES TWO. T.K. and Sunny have already solved a couple of murders . . . at least for the most part. But the Mastermind and her henchman are alive and well. They want to make sure that the Ghostcatcher and his intrepid paramour don't leave Norfolk . . . not while they're breathing.
Stage Door: A Cue to Kill (A Theatrical Cozy Mystery Short Read)
Price: Free! Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
There's a killer lurking backstage at the last night performance of the Goose Meadow Bay Player's Halloween murder mystery. Can Kath keep the show running, the cast from drinking their way through the onstage drinks cabinet and the killer from taking the script literally? Murder and mayhem of the theatrical kind in this cozy mystery short read.
Up Chit Creek
Series: Kira Callahan Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
An Imajin Qwickies™ Mystery/Crime Novella - No one is surprised that “nosy Rosie” is the one who finds poor Mr. Hummel in the garden. The surprise is the knife in his back. Nothing like this has ever happened in Chittendom Creek, let alone at the ReVisions Retirement Residence. When the oldies start dropping like flies, it’s Kira Callahan to the rescue.
When the Tide Turned
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
August 1976. Romney Marsh. A long hot summer. On the surface, all is well with Hazel Dawkins' life. The young lawyer, is happily absorbed in her baby daughter. However, no sooner has she agreed to return to work than she finds herself trapped in a web of crime and corruption: a web that draws upon dark forces from the past which return to destroy her and all she holds dear
Can't Sing or Dance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Retired Chief Petty Officer Tom Jones was murdered in his apartment complex in Orlando in what appeared to be a "drug deal gone bad." The police won’t even do an autopsy on a dead drug dealer. Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer Joe Traynor is asked by Tom’s daughter to look into his death. His investigation ultimately leads to the largest meth case on the Southeastern Seaboard.
Possum Belly Queen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The man who telephoned him implied he wants to do business with amusement ride rep Andy Zartanian, and Andy seriously needs to do some business. When they meet, it is clear within moments that the man doesn’t know Chance’s Aviator from the Log Flume. Annoyed at having his time wasted, Andy turns to go. The man hurries to explain he’s there on behalf of a man whose granddaughter is missing...
Beachcomber Valentine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,660. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
From USA Today Bestselling Author Stephanie Queen Beachcomber Valentine - a Beachcomber Investigations Novella Ex military special ops legend Dane Blaise and ex Scotland Yard investigator, the gorgeous Shana George team up to find the long lost love of a mystery client. No more difficult than flirting with the dangers of romance and Cupid... But of course there's more to this easy-money case..
Murder in St. Luietz (Guns - Stilettos & Money)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Known for it's Hemingway Era life style and charm, the small island nation of St. Luietz, is rocked by a particularly heinous murder, that is not discovered for just over a week after it was committed. Although, the islands homicide department consists of only two detectives, they have a record of no unsolved homicides on the island. Could this be the one that brings it to an end.
Dead Matter (A Conan Flagg Mystery, #7)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The celebrated author Ravin Gould, his equally celebrated actress wife, the media, the locals, and as many tourists as can cram themselves into Conan Flagg's bookstore are all on hand for that electric moment when Cady MacGill, the sheriff's son-in-law, threatens to cut off a vital portion of Gould's anatomy with a chain saw. Less than twenty-four hours later, Ravin Gould is dead.
Dangerous Depths
Series: An Underwater Investigation. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,440. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Trying to save an endangered species doesn’t normally target one for extinction. But detective Hannah Sampson has her doubts when friend Elyse dies in a fiery boat explosion. The local police believe it was suicide. But Hannah knows that Elyse—a staunch environmentalist—was too dedicated to preserving life to take her own. But if Hannah is going to find the killer, she'll be doing it on her own.
An Eye for An Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While hiking a deserted highway late one night, Captain Jake Black, ex-army officer, witnesses a car pull to the side of the road and dump a large wrapped bundle. The car sped away and Jake moved in to investigate. Hearing sounds from the bundle, Jake’s first thought was that someone had dumped an injured dog. He carefully removes the wrapping to find a badly beaten woman.
Flash
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,420. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is the first of the Dogleg Island Mysteries, a powerful new series from the author of the Raine Stockton Dog Mysteries.