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Highway Robbery
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,730. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by The Mystery Company. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Failure analyst Owen Allison is called home to West Virginia. His mother is convinced that a skeleton unearthed by a construction crew belongs to Owen’s father. Owen’s brother George, a highway commissioner, is battling alcohol, a bureaucratic boss and environmentalists determined to stop highway expansion. When a protestor is murdered, George is the prime suspect.
To Honor His Grave
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,960. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Seventh-grader Josiah Engel gets sucked into intrigue and danger when the newest girl at school convinces him to prove her uncle innocent of causing a town disaster.
Seeing Red
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Maggie wants to get rid of the annoying boyfriend who has taken over her apartment. Hilda has had enough of her abusive husband. And murder is a cheaper solution than divorce. Two tales of bad relationships, angry women and murder of 4600 words or approx. 15 print pages altogether.
Murder in the Family
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Nine tales of love, death, vengeance and murder. This is a collection of nine short crime tales of 18800 words altogether. Several of the stories are also available as standalone e-books.
Black Roses: Book one in the Jessica Hart series
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Series: The Jessica Hart series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,150. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A crazed killer is stalking Jessica, wanting something she doesn't have. Jessica needs to find the answers to her problems, before time runs out.
The Professional
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,560. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ethan Whales is an X-special forces soldier, turned private investigator, that is facing hard times. After the murder of his wife and daughter, Ethan finds himself in deep depression. Ethan's life long friend, Martin, introduces him to a new client. Rebecca Gant is in a dangerous marriage and can't get out. With little hope Rebecca turns to Ethan for help.
Dearly Departed
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 81,530. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dearly Departed opens with an opening–the casket of a double agent working for the FBI’s Maggie Sachet as well as for the Russian’s SVR. From there, the plot spins into a bizarre international thriller, with a captivating cast of colorful characters caught in a web of mystery and the unexpected.
REMEMBER the 5th of NOVEMBER (Souviens-toi du 5 novembre)
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Series: ANONYMOUS. Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 24,480. Language: French. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
5 novembre 1605. Guy Fawkes tente de faire sauter le palais de Westminster le jour de l’ouverture de la Chambre des Lords. 1er novembre 2015. Le groupe Anonymous diffuse sur l’ensemble des chaînes télévisées du monde entier un message étrangement menaçant. Mais qui sont vraiment les Anonymous? De dangereux terroristes ou des résistants cherchant dénoncer un complot mondial ?
Obsidian
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,130. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The djinn are back in Tanger Falls, Tennessee, and it's time to end it - for once and for all.
Covering Her Assets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,370. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by Norah Wilson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dix Dodd is going undercover for Elizabeth Bee (now Mrs. Hugh Drammen). Elizabeth fears someone is out to kill her elderly husband. Since the pre-nup precludes her inheriting anything before they've been married a year, she's not about to let that happen.Posing as Elizabeth's mother (along with Dylan as her boy-toy, and Mrs. P as Nanny Jane), Dix is on the case, Covering Her Assets.
4 X Armed
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,030. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It was just a small town in Arizona, but it was having large problems. Politics were complicated. Cows were being stolen. Drugs came in more often than clouds. Money was changing hands. Death stalked the high desert. Friends weren't really. Oh, yeah, there was romance in the air. Bottom line - all was not as tranquil as the Sheriff would like it.
The Root of All Evil
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Series: Hope Street Church Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A brand-new book in the terrific Hope Street Church mystery series, by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams and Elizabeth Lockard.
Monsters Don't Exist and 11 Other Stories With Killer Endings
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Enjoy this collection of short stories that will both scare and intrigue you. Though every story is different and they span multiple genres they all have one thing in common, you will find yourself wondering just what will happen in the end.
All The Rage
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The latest Carina Quintana Mystery, from Kirkus Award winning author David Benson, has Carina facing her first homicide as Asst. Chief of the Ft. Lauderdale, FL PD. Shuttling between New York and Florida and rekindling relationships with former NYPD colleagues, Carina faces unexpected impediments and mounting frustration trying to corner a fashion industry enfant terrible with deep mob ties.
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.
The Blind Trust
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,520. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this seventh in the series Lawton Close takes on the partners of a powerful law firm, the head of an alleged crime family, a shadowy government agency, and a U.S. Senator to find out who threw acid in the face of the second most beautiful woman in the world and murdered her friend.
Jacks are Better
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
On a Carribean cruise things go awry when a body is discovered, and a large sum of money is missing from the treasury. Later another death occurs...and to discover what happens next...read Jacks Are Better!
The Contrary Blues
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by The Mystery Company. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Contrary, West Virginia, a sleepy town with failing coal mines, has an urgent need for revenue. A federal grant for a non-existent bus system meets that need, until an auditor dies under mysterious circumstances. When the Department of Transportation sends Owen Allison to sort things out, Owen decides to let the phony subsidy continue until another body surfaces. Owen fears that he may be next.
Lamping the Lunk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bradshaw: loner, outcast, mastermind. The City calls to Bradshaw. It always has. And now it holds him in its clutches. Will he ever escape again? A story of dark pasts and darker futures. Lamping the Lunk: A Bradshaw Short Story.
Mystery of the Vanished Gold
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,600. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Texas Ranger Hank Garcia and his FBI liaison, tough but beautiful Naomi Robertson, chase gold, money, and three perpetrators who robbed a Dallas bank. The gold and money disappear. Hank follows leads to Madrid, Spain, Johannesburg, South Africa, and Panama City, Panama. This story is set in 2007. It involves characters you will love, such as Hank and Naomi. Violence: Yes; F-word: No.