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Unleashed (Sydney Rye Series #1)
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Price: Free! Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
The Sydney Rye series of mysteries features a strong female protagonist and her rescue dog, Blue. It is recommended for the 18+ who enjoy some violence, don't mind dirty language, and are up for a dash of sex. Not to mention an awesome, rollicking good mystery! UNLEASHED is the first novel in the series.
Cameron's Law
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Series: Adelheid, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,840. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Vampires are people too... (This is the first book in the Adelheid series.)
Framed for Murder
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Series: An Anna Nolan Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,540. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Winner of the 2014 Bony Blithe Mystery Award. Anna discovers her ex-husband, Jack, on a country road one night - dead. To divert the suspicion of the tall, cool Brit investigating the crime, Anna delves into Jack's personal life, only to discover that the actor had been romancing three very different women on a nearby film set. But had Anna better be careful - one of them could be a killer!
C.R.I.M.E. Science - Book 1: The Beginning
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Series: C.R.I.M.E. Science. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
A misfit group of scientists and tech whizzes form a detective agency in order to solve crimes and right wrongs. In this, the first book of a series, they investigate the death of a renowned volcano scientist. He dies in a volcanic eruption in what everyone considers a terrible accident. Everyone except his widow, who insists he was murdered.
A Song of Crickets
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Price: Free! Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Recovering drug addict Dannie crosses the head of a drug cartel which puts her and her husband Junior on the run from a hitman right out of a nightmare. WARNING: Although this story is written tastefully (Tarantino-esque) some readers may be offended by the violence and torture.
Heather Farm
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
A short story of love and suspense with a dash of the supernatural. Set in the dunes near the Danish west coast. One reviewer said: "This is a quick, sweet story... It´s a 10 minute read that is well worth the time."
Vanished
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,890. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
Vanished! That’s what Andrea Wilton and Brian Strait discover when they come to visit their best friends one evening. Where could they be and does God answer prayers, two questions they find the answers to as they journey to another world of voodoo, murder, and more missing people. Andrea and Brian also discover each other as they learn to scuba, and fight a common enemy.
The Nell Sweeney Historical Mysteries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 391,260. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
This bargain-priced 6-book “boxed set” contains all six of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mysteries, originally published by Berkley Prime Crime. Set in post-Civil War Boston, the series features Irish-born governess Nell Sweeney and opium-smoking former battle surgeon Will Hewitt.
To Know Who We Are
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
After Grace's successful husband is killed in a hit and run accident, she uncovers his secret riches and a story going back to 1945. While trying to understand these discoveries she's visited by a number of strangers. Who can she trust and was the hit and run an accident?
Credo's Hope
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Series: The Alex Wolfe Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.13 from 8 reviews)
Introducing Detective Alexandra Wolfe, a fresh, funny, tough cop who skates on the edge of the law in her quest for justice. A Mafia boss, a hunky bi-sexual nurse, Alex’s rescued mutt, Tessa, and her exuberant best friend, Megan, help Alex turn her everyday life as a detective upside down. Alex’s unorthodox methods blur her personal and professional lives, wreaking havoc at every turn.
Unicorn Witch
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Price: Free! Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Melanie Newton. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.11 from 9 reviews)
For everyone who has ever wished that unicorns existed .... they do on Refuge!
The Paperboys Club
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Price: $2.99 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.
Enigma
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Price: Free! Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 10 reviews)
Dick Love is a 42-year-old detective from New York now living and working in London. And if given the choice he’d just as soon stay alive. He has a pregnant boxer relying on it.
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: 72,560. 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.