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Grave Situation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,210. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.10 from 21 reviews)
The murders have all the signs of a serial killer collecting trophies, but the truth is something more bizarre.
The Paperboys Club
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,460. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.08 from 13 reviews)
Detective Samantha Banter's latest case becomes more personal than she could ever have imagined. While trying to find a young boy's killer, her trail leads to a man locked in a mental institution and back to her own daughter. What Banter discovers in her investigation may change her forever.
Sink or Swim
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,800. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 9 reviews)
Cassidy Novak has gained fame for starring on the reality show Sink or Swim. Not only does she lose and have to walk the plank, but after returning home, Cassidy discovers she is being stalked. As her former competitors get knocked off one-by-one, Cassidy refuses to play by the stalker's bizarre rules. When the stalker forces a showdown, Cassidy must walk the plank again - this time for her life.
Hollywood Confessions (Hollywood Headlines Mystery)
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Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 8 reviews)
Allie Quick, reporter for the L.A. Informer tabloid, investigates the death of a reality show producer. Between an aging sing-off judge, a family with sextuplets and triplets, and the star of a little person dating show, Allie has no shortage of reality star suspects. But when her heart is suddenly on the line, along with her job, This is one deadline Allie can't afford to miss!
Never Buried [Book 1, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
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Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 8 reviews)
This first book in the Leigh Koslow Mystery series, originally published by Penguin Putnam in 1999, was described by Carolyn Hart as "a funny, fast-paced, clever, and unusual mystery that will have readers clamoring for more." A humorous tale of missing bodies, family secrets, veterinary lore, and certifiable relatives, the digital version became a 2011 bestselling "women sleuths" mystery!
Night Realm
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Series: Night Realm, #1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,730. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.00 from 6 reviews)
Night Realm is a Paranormal Detective novel set on Australia's Gold Coast. It is the story of private detective, Ryan Fox. When he meets the beautiful Selena Thorne, Ryan’s life takes a detour into a dark world he thought only existed in folklore and in the minds of movie producers.
Absence of Faith
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,730. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2009 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
When residents in a highly-religious small town have horrible near-death experiences and wake up with burnt skin, they believe they went to hell and that God has abandoned them. Matters get worse when a local Satanic cult emerges and wins over many residents. Will Chantress be able to stop Kyle, the antichrist, from destroying the world's religions?
The Baying Witness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
In this short story, a missing man, a distraught sister, and a baying hound combine to send Sheriff Delton Ross on a hunt for a killer.
Sounds of Murder
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Series: Pamela Barnes Acoustic Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
When Psychology Professor Pamela Barnes discovers her department's star researcher strangled to death in the computer lab, she's determined to find out who did it. Will an accidental recording of the murder allow Pamela to use her expertise in acoustics to identify the killer? A unique cozy mystery--set in the world of academia and high-stakes research--full of excitement, humor, and romance.
The Rings of Poseidon
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Price: Free! Words: 80,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
Archeologists led by Afro-Caribbean Alysia Graham excavating in the Orkney Isles (off Scotland) uncover a remarkably preserved copper ring that seems to have the power to give the wearer a glimpse of the past - but is it their past or the ring's? Why are the team connected to the ring? Who is searching for it over millenia? An occult story accurately crafted by an adept of the western mysteries.
The Spoken Confession
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Price: Free! Words: 1,010. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Flash fiction
(4.00 from 5 reviews)
The Spoken Confession is a short monologue about Guy Fawkes’ last words. It is the first piece of fiction from Michael Wilson. Modernised and historically accurate, it explores one possible explanation for what could have been one of the most historic acts of terrorism until the destruction of the World Trade Centre some four hundred years later.
Wrongful Death: The AIDS Trial
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Series: HIV/AIDS, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,400. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
"WRONGFUL DEATH: The AIDS Trial" is the true story of how government lies and incompetence, gross medical malpractice, and unbridled greed by a drug company cost 300,000 American lives in just ten years. "It reads like a cross between a John Grisham thriller and an informative scientific treatise on AIDS." - D.D. Steele, Attorney, California. "A legitimate page-turner." - Dr. Harvey Bialy, Mexico
The Murders in the Reed Moore Library
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010 by Glittering Throng Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Librarian Penny Copper and her cat, C. Dupin, never expected to find bodies in the book returns. Dupin reluctantly assists Ms. Copper as she attempts to solve the mystery of the murders in the Reed Moore Library! Includes complete bonus story "Hidden Nests"
The Wardens of Punyu (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. I)
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Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Claire Raymond's rookie Business World colleague disappears without trace across the Hong Kong-China border into one of the mainland's new "special economic zones." Claire's search to rescue him leads her through the free-for-all landscape of Guangdong's coastal export boom into the murky use of Communist prison labor camps to feed its illegal organ transplant trade.
Finders Keepers Losers Die
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Series: Cat Sinclair Mysteries, 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,710. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013 by Oz Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Murder, mayhem, and more shady characters than she found in Hollywood are turning bit-part actress Cat Sinclair from a crappy secretary into a powerhouse in the P.I. business. If only someone would inform her boss.
Innocent in Las Vegas: A Humorous Tiffany Black Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 47,890. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Cupcake-loving croupier Tiffany Black is determined to leave her job at the casino for good. She's one small step away from acquiring her Private Investigator license, and has her eye on the prize. Accepting her first real case - investigating the murder of casino-mogul Ethan Becker - should be exciting. Instead, things spiral out of control...
Tesla's Stepdaughters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,750. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
In a world where men are almost extinct, someone is trying to kill history's greatest rock & roll band. Science Police Agent John Andrews must negotiate a complicated relationship with Ep!phanee, the band's lead singer; drummer Ruth De Molay, bassist Steffie Sin, and the redheaded clone lead guitarist Penny Dreadful, as he protects them and tries to discover who wants to kill the Ladybugs.
Aside of Murder
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Series: The Rose Petal Wine Murder Mysteries, I. Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 84,950. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
What happens when a High Class Call Girl and an embezzling bank executive blackmail each other into marriage? Revenge and Murder!
Hell In Texas
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Price: Free! Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Bev Deller ("After the Fire" and "Marathon Nightmare") is back. This time she investigates a suspicious fire that destroyed the home of an iconic country music star -- while juggling a budding romance with fire chief, Ed Casey, and embarking on a new job after nearly 30 years with Midwestern Indemnity.
The last game
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Price: Free! Words: 30,670. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Four people have been invited to play a game of poker with a difference. The four strangers facing each other across a table, gambling everything they have, to win the only thing that they have in common and cannot share. The three men and a woman are very different, gambling in their own particular way, watched over by a hostess who is much more than she seems. Let the game begin.