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The Ex Who Wouldn't Die
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Series: Charley's Ghost, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Book 1, Charley's Ghost series Amanda has been trying for a year to divorce her lying, cheating, scam artist husband, Charley. Then he turns up dead. Finally they are no longer married! But she is the primary suspect and, if that isn't bad enough, Charley's ghost shows up in her apartment. He was rejected, not allowed to go to the light. Even death did not them part.
Adriana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Short story. Do you remember the Watering Season? That favorite children’s tradition in the building to mark the end of the school year. You fill a can with water, go out on the balcony and empty the can on someone’s head. Good tradition, isn’t it? And do you remember Adriana? No one “watered” her, remember? Anna asked me once: “Why isn’t anybody watering Adriana?” Good question.
A Deadly Blessing
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,500. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.00 from 1 review)
The critically ill daughter of the governor of California has been kidnapped. LAPD Detective Maddie Divine is assigned to find her before it’s too late. But this high-profile case comes with secrets on every side: cops, politicians, even the innocent. A Deadly Blessing is a lightning-paced story of suspense that will keep readers on edge from beginning to end.
Jockeys and Jewels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,440. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.42 from 19 reviews)
National Readers Choice Awards Finalist - An undercover cop investigates the murder of his ex-partner and falls in love with the dedicated jockey he has deceived. His lies thrust them into the crosshairs of a ruthless killer. Now much more than their love is in danger.
Trust Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Betrayed by the men she loved and condemned by the media as an embezzler, financial advisor Ela Danforth seeks sanctuary in the small town of Rockypoint, New Hampshire, where she believes her world will return to normal, until a mysterious stalker threatens her refuge, just as a charming lawyer, Nash McCain, enters her life.
Mrs Hudson's Case
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
When Sherlock Holmes retired to the Sussex Downs, his long-time (and long-suffering) housekeeper, Mrs Hudson, went along to run his life. But when the house is invaded, shortly after his meeting with Miss Mary Russell, Mr Holmes refuses to turn his mind to the problem, leaving Mrs Hudson herself to solve the case.
The Guilty Countess
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Series: Markson Regency Mystery, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,180. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Can Lady Donna Kersey find the true killer before she faces the gallows.
Pies & Peril (A Culinary Competition Mystery)
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Series: Culinary Competition Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,840. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Amy Ridley decided to compete in the Kellerton Summer Festival Pie Contest, the last thing she expected was to find the reigning pie queen, Mandy Jo, dead! It turns out Mandy Jo accumulated more enemies than baking trophies. But when Amy receives a threat her own life, she does some investigating herself. Now if Amy doesn't find out who wanted the pie queen dead, her own goose may be cooked!
Astral Bodies (Part 4)
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Series: Astral Bodies, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,490. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
*This is part FOURof a serial novel, NOT the complete novel!* Twenty-year-old Tess has the ability to astral project, and while going for a midnight walk in the woods she stumbles across a ritual murder. Not only that, the killer was able to see her when nobody else could. Soon she thinks her life can return to normal, until Jonas Adler contacts her with an offer she can't refuse.
A Deadly Restoration
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Series: Julia Blake Cozy Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Short Murder Mystery Julia’s neighbour, Leo Kennedy, is having restoration work done to his house. He’s managed to upset neighbours and builders in the short time that he has lived there. One night, Julia hears the sound of something breaking next door. She goes to investigate and finds Leo dead in his front room. It looks like he’s been murdered. But who would kill Leo? And for what reason?
The Good Die Twice
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Series: Chase Dagger, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2009 by Full Moon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A woman is murdered five years after her alleged death. The first in the Chase Dagger Series which combines mystery with fantasy. (Every detective should have a shapeshifter for a partner.) "The attendant breezy sex, violence, and action, coupled with bits of Indian lore and Einstein the talking macaw, should have readers clamoring for the projected next novel." -- Library Journal.
The Cayman Switch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,490. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack Craft is a con man. When he sells a Key West resort he doesn’t own to a trio of crooks, the deal turns sour and he calls Sam Mackenzie for help. By the time Sam arrives, Jack is gone, and even the bad guys are in the dark. As Sam unravels a deadly trail that leads to Grand Cayman, and back, he learns that Jack’s resort scam is just the beginning of the con.
Press On
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Series: The Preston Andrews Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Press has now thoroughly offended everyone around him. His woman is gone, his heart is broken, and he's just simply in a pissy mood! Lt. Wallace is watching Press implode and take the Virginia Beach PD Homicide Squad down with him. Press is ordered to see the department shrink! Soon, Press and Jones are on the road--following doctor's orders!
Gone Astray
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's bad enough that a stray kitten wanders into Cristina's office and pees on her clothes when she tries to cradle it. But when a sworn enemy from Cristina's former school hires her to steal a ceramic cat, things go from bad to worse. This is a short story from THE HAPPY CAT'S HOME MYSTERIES about a detective who specialises in finding missing cats.
Secrets of the Gap
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,670. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Secrets of the Gap is a modern mystery set the ancient Roman Baths of Bath, England. Can events of centuries ago matter today, and will archeologists Carolyn and Greg sort them out in time? In school they butted heads, now their lives may depend on working together. They need solve a secret that has lived through the ages and unmask a colleague who will do anything to find the ancient prize.
Killing Without A Trace
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Series: The Preston Andrews Mysteries, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A serial killer hits Virginia Beach on day 1 of spring break. Press's first thought is that an old nemesis has come back to haunt him. His only goal is to stop the killing before break ends and he loses more girls and perhaps the killer.
A Party To Die For
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Series: Julia Blake Cozy Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Julia Blake runs her own cleaning business and has been working for Fiona Doyle for a few years. When Fiona’s daughter has a party Julia helps her sister to do the catering. Fiona is in a bad mood as she tries to organises everything. Julia can see that Fiona needs a rest and suggest she has a lie down. An hour later Julia discovers that Fiona has been suffocated in her bed. Who killed her?
Dream Student - Dream Series book 1
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Series: Dream Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,900. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
College junior Sara Barnes thought her life was totally under control. All she had to worry about was her final exams, Christmas shopping, applying to medical school – and what to do about the cute freshman in the next dorm with a crush on her. Everything was going according to plan, until the night she started seeing other people’s dreams.
The Girl Who Bit Back
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,260. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ellena Blackwell has gotten herself into a lot of trouble recently and things are about to get more troublesome. Inheriting property, Ellena and Benedict travel to Devon to discover that they also receive the debts. Unable to sell, Ellena is forced to try turning things around. Corruption, greed and an attempted murderer stand in her way, and soon Ellena finds that she has to bite back to survive.
Adriana (Serbian Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: Serbian. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Pripovijetka. Da li se sjećate Sezone polivanja? One omiljene zabave djece iz solitera kojom se obilježava kraj školske godine. Naliješ kantu vodom, odeš na balkon i sve izručiš na nečiju glavu. Sjajna zabava, zar ne? A sjećate li se Adriane? Nju niko nije polivao, sjećate li se? Ana me je jednom pitala: „Zašto Adrianu niko ne poliva?" Dobro pitanje.