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Storm Surge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,900. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Quin St. James, now a mother as well as a crack private investigator, leaves her home north of the city to get to the bottom of the mysterious death of old friend and mentor Charlie Potemkin, a criminologist and former instructor at the CIA Academy in Langley, Virginia. A series of cryptic notes and photographs provides fragments of a puzzle Quin is determined to piece together.
Sherlock Holmes Great War Parodies and Pastiches II: 1915-1919
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“Sherlock Holmes Great War Parodies and Pastiches II: 1915-1919” collects 37 pieces — short stories, poems, and cartoons — all published during the opening years of Conan Doyle’s literary career. Also included are much of the original art and more than 300 footnotes identifying obscure words, historical figures, and events that readers were familiar with at the time.
Coda
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder followed Albert around the world, from one concert stage to another, like a string of blood-red pearls, forcing him out of his academic womb, naked and exposed, trailing him to the edge of the abyss. Now, in Oxburgh Hall - more a place of the past than the present - he'd finally found a place where death couldn't find him. Then it did
First Class Passage: Another Jack Sterling Novel
Series: Jack Sterling police procedurals, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,560. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
"Retired Mountie John C. Smith has written a credible and captivating mix of life aboard a cruise ship and a mid-Atlantic murder investigation. His character's method of conducting an investigation is unique, interesting and accurately portrayed. Highly recommended reading." -- Charles Mandigo, Special Agent (Retired), Federal Bureau of Investigation
Final Reckoning
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 146,690. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Former SAS soldier Greg gets a call from his past. Isle of Wight police want to talk to him about a human skeleton found during extensions to Seastone marina. He allows himself to be dragged into the investigation that follows, and finds all his old skills returning as he uncovers evidence of illegal immigration, drug smuggling, money-laundering and murder.
Invasion of Privacy
Series: Brody Taylor Thrillers, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 164,110. Language: British English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
He secretly watches you within your home for months. He learns everything about you. Now it’s killing time. An up-to-the-minute crime thriller that dares to expose the dark side of the connected world in which we now live.
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches I: 1900-1904
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
“Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches: 1900-1904” collects more than 55 pieces — short stories, poems, newspaper clippings, and cartoons — published during the opening years of Conan Doyle’s literary career. Included are works by Mark Twain, P.G. Wodehouse, and Bret Harte. Also included are many of the original illustrations and more than 200 footnotes.
Society for Paranormals (Boxed set)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 195,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Buy 4 books for the price of 1, plus 2 free novellas! These are the first four cases in the “Society for Paranormals”: a series concerning dead husbands, African mythology and the search for a perfect spot of tea. If you adore “Pride & Prejudice”, appreciate British humor, enjoy paranormal mysteries, or would love to experience a supernatural safari set in colonial Africa, this boxset is for you.
He Ain't Heavy
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 117,800. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
According to the official story, Martin Galloway shot himself in front of two cops. But his bereaved fiancee smells a rat, and when the system fails her, she turns to Clarke Lantham Investigations to prove that Martin was murdered. At stake: the reputation of one of the world's greatest humanitarians...and his twenty billion dollar estate.
Sherlock Holmes Victorian Parodies and Pastiches: 1888-1899
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,180. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
“Sherlock Holmes Victorian Parodies and Pastiches: 1888-1899” collects more than 60 pieces — short stories, poems, newspaper clippings, and cartoons — all published during the opening years of Conan Doyle’s literary career. Also included are much of the original art and more than 150 footnotes identifying obscure words, historical figures, and events that readers were familiar with at the time.
Spree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,710. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A KILLER'S RUNNING WILD. A CITY'S RUNNING SCARED. AND ST. JAMES AND McCLEARY ARE RUNNING OUT OF TIME … When Quin St. James and Mike McCleary moved, it looked as if they might be getting out of the business of solving grisly murders as well. But then McCleary's sister becomes the latest victim of a rampaging psycho, and the couple are forced back into solving crime too close to home.
Du Rose Sons
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 148,670. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
On Hana and Logan's return to New Zealand, their happiness is shattered by the arrival of an unexpected visitor. Will the past never leave them in peace? The discovery of a dead body sends the hotel into turmoil as unlikely family members become prime suspects. Hana sets out to solve the mystery with her usual brand of chaos but the answers she finds may break the man she loves.
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches II: 1905-1909
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,830. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches II: 1905-1909 collects 40 pieces published during the middle phase of Conan Doyle’s life. Some were written by schoolboys, reporters,doctors, and other amateurs, but many professional writers turned out stories, such as “Banjo” Paterson, Max Beerbohm, Lincoln Steffens, Jacques Futrelle, Maurice Leblanc, and “Charlie Chan” creator Earl Derr Biggers.
Black Mountain Affair
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 125,040. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.91 from 11 reviews)
Ex Detective Sergeant Ben Hood, now a VIP protection operative, finds himself the target of a twisted serial killer when he is sent to protect Far North Australian Socialite, Merinda Jerome. Bodies and body parts are turning up in the deadly and ghostly caverns of Black Mountain. The man hunt is on, but who is hunting who?
The Du Rose Prophecy
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 149,390. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
In the mid 1970’s on a high mountain in the Central North Island of New Zealand, a rich landowner sat with her grandson and told him the old stories about the Maori people. She prophesied that he would be the one to ‘build a new house’ there on the whenua - the land. Thirty-five years later and Logan Du Rose is trying to do exactly that, finding that history will not make it easy for him.
The Doppelganger Gambit
Series: Brill/Maxwell, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,690. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
It looks like straightforward suicide to Detective Janna Brill. Starship outfitter Andy Kellener locked himself in his office after hours and took a fatal drug dose. But Brill’s exasperating new partner Mama Maxwell thinks it’s murder, and his chief suspect is Kellener’s partner Jorge Hazlett. The trouble is, Hazlett has an airtight alibi. In 2091's cashless society, every purchase is made with...
The New Du Rose Matriarch
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,660. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Motherhood at forty-five is not quite what Hana Du Rose expected and she is disappointed in herself. Her previous stalker is behind bars but another danger is getting ready to stretch its wicked fingers over her and make her life unbearable. Who is the handsome man in the black Mercedes and why does he seem intent on punishing Hana? Why is it that she can't ask her husband for help this time?
Vimanas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,320. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Considered a middle-aged loner, Dan Crandell retires from the military to resume his favorite hobby of archeology. The attractive Beth Hornsby literally stumbles into his canyon dig site, asking him to solve the mystery of her missing father. When he agrees to help, the cold trail turns into more of an adventure than either had counted on: involving murder, theft, and ancient cultures.
The Neah Virus
Series: Peyton McKean Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,970. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A deadly new plague—or ancient shaman's curse? As a new virus spreads from the Makah Indian Reservation, killing only non-natives, Dr. Peyton McKean races against time to save humanity—and himself!
El color del perdón
Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 112,680. Language: Spanish. Published: November 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
EL COLOR DEL PERDÓN es una historia de amor y sentimientos contradictorios, en la que la huella de un pasado enigmático marca el camino para huir del presente e intentar reescribir un futuro incierto, pero esperanzador.