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Forgotten Memories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The adrenalin was was rushing through her body as Vicki made her escape from the clutches of the sadistic gun dealing drug smuggler Derek. she felt no fear nor pain from the cut that was oozing blood on the side of her face.
Banquet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: Australian English. Published: October 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A short story for today...television celebrity chef Mushroom Jam is in a pickle! Can he charm this demanding audience or will he finish as flat as last week's souffle?
The Meaning of Theft
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,960. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 by Run Free Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
David’s urban routine is interrupted by an unexpected moment of thievery and he is instantly obsessed with the excitement it unleashes. With his colleague, he embarks on a mission to steal from the city that has stolen much of his life. Can he control his addiction before it controls him?
A Hostage to Heritage: A Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thriller
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Series: Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thrillers, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Redcoat investigator Lt. Michael Stoddard expects to round up two miscreants before Lord Cornwallis's army arrives for supplies. But his quarries' trail crosses with that of a criminal who has abducted an English heir. Michael's efforts to track down the boy plunge him into a twilight of terror from radical insurrectionists, whiskey smugglers, and snarled secrets out of his own past in Yorkshire.
Tides Inn - A British Pub Mystery Novelette
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A baffling mystery. A unique British pub. Isolated on the end of a rocky peninsula. Cut off by high tide. Eight people trapped in the pub. One person murdered. Seven people with motives. Zero people with opportunity. Who did it? How did they do it? A charming, classical, old-fashioned "whodunit" that will delight Agatha Christie enthusiasts everywhere.
Saint SEBASTIAN
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 139,130. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Saint Sebastian is a mystery thriller with a paranormal horror edge. Sebastian lives in an ancient vampires home converted to a present day monastery-he is the guardian of secrets and graves dying to be discovered. This spring his life changes as visitors wanted and unwanted arrive to change the lives of everyone there much like the night that changed his life when he too became a vampire.
Days of the Dead: Adie Sturm Mystery
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Series: Adie Sturm Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
SEDUCTION...BETRAYAL...MURDER. Rowdy drunks, pick-up lines, Oktoberfest. Adie’s Days of the Dead Tour turns deadly when Death shows up early. There’s a killer going to Cozumel and martial artist, Adie Sturm, is in the thick of it. Shady art deals, thugs and delicious men, like chocolate. The jungle has never been as hot! Sabotage, a private jet and an evil curse. Is Adie Sturm going down?
The Fix
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Meet Colt Walker, one of the best college quarterbacks in the game. Why would a guy with Heisman and NFL potential risk it all on petty gambling? Meet referee, Frank Gastner, a man consumed by alcohol, gambling, and divorce. Follow as alcohol, lies, and bookies wreak havoc on them until they meet on the field, each hoping to resolve his own dilemma. You’ll be left guessing until the final play.
Wounded
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When Tara Blankenship’s writing assignment takes her to an “eco village” on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, she anticipates a quiet couple of weeks in a quaint setting. (She’s far too mature to use the word boring, thank you very much.) What she stumbles into is anything but quiet and quaint. Someone has been slaughtering livestock to scare the villagers, mysterious intruders are searching...
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 Witch's Key (Detective Marcella Witch's series, book 3)
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Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In this, book 3 of the Detective Marcella Mysteries, circumstances surrounding an unexplained spike in deaths among homeless men has Tony suspecting paranormal forces are again at work in the town of New Castle. But things get complicated when his investigation is stifled by his hopeless infatuation with a witch who just may be at the heart of the mystery. find more books by this author here.
Times of Trouble
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Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 103,710. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Ellen’s sister is in trouble. She knows something she shouldn’t and people want her dead. Ellen wants to help her. But how do you find someone who doesn't want to be found? Ellen's determination to find her sister leads to dead ends and near misses, lucky breaks, personal danger and devastating betrayal.
Deadly Engagement: A Georgian Historical Mystery
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Series: Alec Halsey Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,520. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It’s 1763. Career diplomat and amateur sleuth Alec Halsey is embroiled in country house murder and mayhem. Alec also confronts past demons in his love life and a cruel twist of fate reveals why his brother loathes him and will go to any lengths to ruin him. If you love Sebastian St. Cyr and Julian Kestrel novels then you'll love this "crimance" (a blending of crime and romance genres).
Happily Divorced, or how to rob the robber
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
After 40 years of troublesome marriages two 65 year old men are happily divorced but broke. Their future may only last five years. They decide to rob the robber.
Executive Sick Days
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Series: Sedona O'Hala Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,840. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Book 3: Sedona O'Hala Mysteries. Steve Huntington had a way of offering jobs that were too good to be true. Mark Huntington made offers too good to turn down. Sedona had a habit of being caught in the middle; somewhere near bad guys with guns and family members she was trying to avoid.
Secrets & Lies
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Series: Detective Jill Brennan, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,840. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Everyone has skeletons in their closets... everyone has secrets... but when the corpse of an elderly recluse is found in her kitchen, the secrets she kept hidden so well, come spilling out & William Phillips, her wealthy son has the very fabric of his life turned upside down. Follow a web of intrigue through Rose Phillip's life to discover who wanted her dead & why the killer is now after William.
Fatal Storm
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Series: Chase Dagger, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,520. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Full Moon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Something strange is taking place at the Sebold mansion. When ghost hunters decide to spend a night, one person is missing in the morning. There have been other disappearances and homicides in the past, and the one common denominator has been the weather. Dagger and his entourage spend a night at the mansion to seek answers. But another storm is building on the horizon. Fifth in the series.
Death in the Air -- A Treasure Hunters Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Moving into a 100-year-old house believed to hide treasure of the infamous Oklahoma outlaw Fred Barton, is the beginning of what turns into a living nightmare for one newlywed couple. Will they succumb to the deadly secret of the old home?
Blow Me, Baby
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Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The last thing Toni Amos expected when she decided to go on a girl's weekend in Vegas was to be left high and dry. Now she'll have to figure out a way home that may or may not include a new friend's help.
Murder Among The Orchids
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Among his beloved orchids, Mr. Popelmayer lay as if he'd gone down swinging. Casey and her detective friend, Max, discover more than one bizarre and exotic turn to the mystery of Mr. Pop's death. Did his daughter, Cattelya, or his son, Garo, want an early inheritance? Or perhaps his first wife has had her revenge. The answer lies in the Costa Rican Forest of Orchids.