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Mary's Christmas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
One evening in late 1921 or 1922, Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes are talking over the unexplored portions of their past. A person might expect the older Holmes to have any number of these—but here, it is Russell who astonishes her husband with news of a previously unknown, even unsuspected, uncle. Jake Russell: scoundrel, charmer, eternal youth. What young girl could resist his charms?
Unseen Bonds
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Series: The Deiform Fellowship. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,220. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Roberta senses a situation requiring the Fellowship’s intervention, but her vision offers few clues for Jillian and Sam to go on. While the two Deiforms search for the troubled church in Roberta’s vision, Jillian experiences frightening breaks from reality.
Butchered Dreams
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Series: Dreams & Reality. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Butcher is on a rampage. He's working his away across the state of Missouri, in a reign of terror, righting the wrongs he believes have been committed against his family and himself. In his wake, he leaves a blood bath; a string of mutilated victims that seem to have no pattern. For Aislinn, it's personal. She'll have to battle her own demons to bring him in.
Marriage Can Be Murder (Dr. Benjamin Bones Mysteries #1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
On the eve of World War II, Dr. Benjamin Bones is ordered to move to wild, beautiful Cornwall, trading his posh London office and stylish city life for the tiny village of Birdswing. Moments after his arrival, he and his wife are run down in the street. And while the villagers call his wife's death a blackout accident, Ben quickly deduces it was murder.
Breached
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,410. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, Detective James Raker meets up with an old high school classmate. Their reunion, however, is interrupted by murder. Gunned down is state dam inspector Norm Dennison who dies before he can prove to the homeowners around Lake Hannah that Vernon Brost, a developer, has launched an elaborate scheme to defraud them.
An Individual Will
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
DCI Barbara Black investigates the curious death of Adrian Mansfield, an artistic young man cast adrift in a boat on Amberton lake. He has been tied into a sitting position with an insulting sign hung about his neck. Murder is assumed, but Barbara's investigations take us into escalating family tragedy and Adrian's dark, antinatalist philosophy. Thought-provoking detective fiction.
The Ice Cream War, a Mystery of Hot Fudge and Murder
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mary and Jerry went to high school together in their small Nebraska town before Jerry left for Southern California and Mary opened her ice cream shop. Then Jerry returned and opened his own ice cream shop and the ice cream war begins. Things take a murderous turn when a body is found in Jerry’s shop and the war looks like it might kill them both.
Full-Bodied Wine : A Vintage Murder
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Denis O'Gorman, Junior Diplomat in Ireland's Embassy in Ankara has become entangled in a Turkish plot. His matrimonial plans are in shambles. The Residence is 'haunted'. The wine is undependable. And then a murder occurs. Denis turns detective. The Department in Dublin is not impressed.
Gift Wrapped For Murder: Four Holiday Mysteries in One Neatly Boxed Set
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 236,960. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Come visit New Mexico at Christmas! Four books by international mystery bestseller, Connie Shelton. Featuring the characters from both of her popular series, each of these stories features a holiday setting that is sure to whet your appetite for the season! Set includes: Sweet Holidays, Honeymoons Can Be Murder, Buried Secrets Can Be Murder and Holidays Can Be Murder
The Disappeared: A Retrieval Artist Novel
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Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,300. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
In a universe where humans and aliens have formed a loose government called the Earth Alliance, treaties guarantee that humans are subject to alien laws when on alien soil. But alien laws often make no sense, and the punishments vary from loss of life to loss of a first-born child.
Heller's Regret
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Series: Heller, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
There’s not much ordinary about Tilly Chalmers’ life as a security officer. Her latest assignments – two jobs involving children; protection of a valuable jewellery collection; and security at an unusual conference – provide plenty of adventures for her. But it’s her private life, including her complex relationship with her beautiful boss, Heller, causing her greatest personal challenges yet.
Y en nosotros nuestros muertos
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Price: $3.87 USD. Words: 81,240. Language: Spanish. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Una historia trepidante que mezcla Historia, intriga y romance. Una novela que te enseñará que, en ocasiones, hay que enfrentarse a los que quieres y en la que descubrirás que la verdad no siempre te devuelve la paz. Un libro que no querrás dejar de leer.
A Mockingbird's Song
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,500. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A murder in a chimp's cage at the Colter Primate Center opens "A Mockingbird's Song," a mystery novel set in North Carolina in the early 1990's. Sgt. Steve Thibault leads the investigation of researchers, professors, and animal rights protestors all of whom had a compelling interest in keeping one particular student permanently quiet.
Cloud Whale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,070. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A book that juggles on a thin line between fantasy and reality will give everyone something to think about and possibly have them looking over their shoulders.
Bender
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,810. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
After a night of heavy drinking, business traveler Bill Rowe wakes up in his Chicago hotel room with an epic hangover: pounding headache, memory loss and a naked dead woman in his bed. Forced to go on the run, Bill must piece together the sequence of events during his alcohol blackout to prove his innocence. Pursued by mysterious assailants, he discovers he's been framed...
Don't Forget You Love Me
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,500. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ellis Portal has resigned from solving mysteries. Or so he thinks. When a profound personal tragedy propels him into a puzzling case with no suspects and no clues, he’s forced back into the world of crime. Against the drama of a Toronto conference that brings world leaders to the city, Ellis finds himself surrounded with new enemies and old allies.
Shadow Unit 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Contains three novellas: “Ballistic” by Sarah Monette, Emma Bull, Elizabeth Bear & Amanda Downum “Endgames” by Emma Bull “Overkill” by Elizabeth Bear plus bonus material.
Shadow Unit 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Contains the novel, "Refining Fire" by Elizabeth Bear and Emma Bull, plus bonus material. There are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
The Leigh Koslow Mystery Series: Books One, Two, and Three
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 220,200. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Digital “boxed set” of the first three novels in the bestselling Leigh Koslow cozy mystery series! Set includes Never Buried, Never Sorry, and Never Preach Past Noon, originally published in paperback by Penguin, Putnam, Inc. (NAL/Signet).
River Bluff
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Alison Noll is pregnant with Gray Grayson's baby, and nothing is going to ruin her dreams for a family. But when Gray accidentally shoots and kills a woman opening day of deer season, things fall apart. Bonnie Myerson is dead, and her husband Jimmy is demanding more than answers. It's a demand that leads to a confrontation with one angry teen, and a committal to the state's oldest insane asylum.