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The Passion
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Series: Neal Harris--Faith-Based Insurance. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Neal investigates whether arsons have been random or coordinated. The fires seem to be at the same homes that a group of busybodies has identified for demolition. When Neal gets in their way, he fears for his family’s safety. The arsonist could seek revenge by setting his house on fire too.
Subversion: A Tayt Waters Mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,580. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tayt Waters owns a legitimate securities firm where she works hard and struggles to pay the bills. She also helps women in need, who call her with the code phrase, “Sunflower Specials.” An after-hours vigilante, Tayt tracks down abusive husbands, missing persons and others. When her estranged father is charged with murder, Tayt is drawn into a web of drugs, human trafficking and murder.
Thriller Almanac
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Price: Free! Words: 80,410. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Discover a new favorite author in this FREE collection featuring samples from exciting mystery/thriller books! Includes excerpts from David Morrell’s The Protector; Glen Apseloff’s Lethal Cure; Diane Fanning’s The Trophy Exchange; J.E. Fishman’s The Dark Pool; G.D. Gearino’s Counting Coup; James Hankins’ Jack of Spades; Kathleen Taylor’s Funeral Food; and Steve Winshel’s A Twisted Path.
Montana Unveiled
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,430. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Arianna Smith is a young, non-tenured professor at Kalispell Community College. She is trying to be pious and professor-like with her eyes on the tenure ball--but her personality gets in the way. She's just not a rule-follower. With Montana's vivid landscape as its backdrop, this story is full of suspense and humor and an insight into a culture that is uniquely Montana.
Dead False
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,390. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 15, 2014 by Tessellate Media. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A mystery for Shakespeare aficionados and a must-read for fans of noir crime fiction. A manuscript worth killing for.
The Message
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Price: Free! Words: 62,280. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The Message is a psychological thriller. A surgeon and her husband are having relationship difficulties, and their six year-old son is part of the problem. He was born with neurological abnormalities, and has special needs. After a blazing row, a single phone call changes their lives forever. The police become utterly bemused, as the unfolding events defy belief.
57 Chevy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,590. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective John Bloom for the town of Letterson unearths a mystery when a family of three are found drowned in their car. As he investigates he finds that it was no ordinary car and someone still wants it to remain under water some fifty years later.
Cut and Dry: S.Lasher & Associates Book 2
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Shane Lasher is a lawyer making a killing!
Driven to Kill
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You set the price! Words: 51,990. Language: British English. Published: December 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A fast paced mystery thriller that will keep you guessing until the very end. “Driven to Kill” is an unforgettable introduction to the brilliantly flawed detective, Jake Knight and his unstoppable nemesis, Baxter Black. The final chapter will leave you floundering, torn between right and wrong… good and evil.
No Substitute for Maturity (Subbing isn't for Sissies #3)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,470. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After tangling with killers (NO SUBSTITUTE FOR MURDER) and a deranged drug dealer (NO SUBSTITUTE FOR MONEY), substitute teacher Barbara Reed craves routine, relaxation, and quality time with drug cop Dave Martin. But politics, protests, personality conflicts get in the way. And so does murder.
No Substitute for Money (Subbing isn't for Sissies #2)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Substitute teacher Barbara Reed knows using the word “perfect” is a sure way to jinx romance, finance, and circumstance. When her drug-cop boyfriend uses the P-word, her car breaks down, her domineering sister drops in, a computer hacker creates chaos at the high school, a hulking thug threatens violence, and a drug dealer decides Barb and her tiny dog Cheese Puff are his tickets out of trouble.
Cheyenne Jackson (The Case of the Hanged Harlot)
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Series: Cheyenne Jackson, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,210. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Cheyenne’s just landed the most important case of her short, legal career and she’d better not screw it up, her dad’s counting on her. Unfortunately, her potential client is someone she detests. Someone hanged her client’s wife and the police suspect it’s his cousin...but hold on a moment...Is it true? Was she really murdered? Or was the crime something even more unspeakable?
Humpty Dumpty: The Killer Wants Us to Put Him Back Together Again
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Price: Free! Words: 96,850. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
With a vicious serial killer on the loose, distributing body parts all around the country, the FBI must turn to a disgraced agent and an untested rookie to capture the madman before anyone else is dismembered. Full of the twists and turns you expect from McCray and Hopkin, Humpty Dumpty is a page turning thriller for mystery fans
Baxter's Blues
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Series: The Led Sinclair Series. Price: Free! Words: 99,490. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cindy Baxter comes to Led with no money and a future clouded by a serial killer. Her father buried a fortune on his farm before he died in prison. But a serial killer came looking for the loot to bankroll his deadly lifestyle. Cindy Baxter survived her encounter with the serial killer, but needs Led to recover the fortune. Stopping the killer and recovering the fortune will take Led to the edge.
Эмма и призрак без памяти (Продолжение романа Эмма видит мертвых!) (мистическая комедия-детектив)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: Russian. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Эмма начинает привыкать к новой жизни и даже наслаждается ей. Пока на ее пути не встречается очаровательный призрак, который даже не знает, что умер, не говоря обо всем остальном. Эмма решает ему помочь, но только не так все просто. Ей приходится расследовать дело другого привидения и налаживать отношения с новым другом. Справится ли Эмма со всем?
Nothing But Memories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 118,070. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A taut crime novel with political overtones. The book introduces DCI Ian Wilson and his team in the Belfast Murder Squad and is teh first in a series.
Miss Starlit
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Series: Starlit Sequence, volume 2. Price: Free! Words: 66,150. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Murder mystery... The second e-novel Starlit sequence. The belles at Antebellum House will lose their house if they do not work fast.
Vegas Stripped
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Series: Raven McShane Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a heartthrob lounge singer gets passed over for a big promotion, who does he call for help? Raven McShane, the most unconventional detective in Las Vegas. When Raven isn't working at her gentlemen's club, she's stirring up a hornet's nest of trouble as a private detective, but this time she might be in over her head.
No Substitute for Murder (Subbing isn't for Sissies # 1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,310. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Divorced from a philandering con man and downsized from her job as a talk radio producer, Barbara Reed is desperate for money. She’s got a mortgage, a college loan, an aging car, and a ten-pound spoiled dog named Cheese Puff. With her unemployment checks running out, she signs on as a high school substitute teacher, stumbles across a body, is accused of murder, and learns what stress is all about.
Flying the Coop: The Video Game Mystery Novel
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Series: The Gamer Mystery Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Game designer Bernard Walker finds his world taken hostage when police fail to solve a grisly murder. Desperate to get his life back, he deploys his San Francisco startup's game-design technology—backed by jalapeño-infused hot dogs from a local minimart—to hunt down a highly elusive murderer, in a hilarious battle of wit, cunning, and vastly different tastes in hot dogs and tofu.