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My Father the God
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Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth
Misfortune Cookies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A most unlikely pair of detectives, best friends Lovita and Sue Jan, “Comb” the countryside with style, sarcasm, and lots of Szechwan. This tale is like good take-out food–definitely worth bringing home.
Murder at Naughton Pharms
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Price: Free! Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
"Murder at Naughton Pharms" is a crime story with humorous edges. It starts out with the everyday zaniness at a drug research facility in Fargo, North Dakota. When our hero Kelly gets a complaint about an old guy asleep in one of the women's barracks, it turns out to be the company COO, and that's just the start.
Diva Detectives (Boxed set of 3 full length mysteries)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 207,820. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Gemma Halliday, and international mystery bestsellers Jennifer Fischetto, Stephanie Caffrey, and Traci Andrighetti comes a box set of three cozy mysteries featuring fabulous female private investigators. These diva detectives always get their man...and catch the killer too! Included in this box set our 3 full-length mystery novels.
Murder À La Flambé
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Series: Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,640. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Andy Buckland isn't thrilled when sexpot celebrity chef Lacey L'Amour decides to open a competing ethnic restaurant in small-town Beaverton...right across the street from Andy's pasta shop, the Bowtie Angel. And matters heat up when Andy’s long lost daughter is suspected of arson.
Of War and Women
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Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of the Battle of Britain a farewell party is held for the 93rd Squadron at Wharton Manor, and though World War II will subsequently intervene, events of that night will echo down through history, changing the lives of those present forever. Unfairly maligned, one woman will persevere, but for all her accomplishments, will Felicité succeed?
Dead As A Doornail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"When The Fat Ladies Sing" cozy mystery series, Book 3--All the girls have to do is nail the killer, find the missing money, save their beauty shop, and rescue the little town of Wachita before Lovita walks down the aisle. Can two big bodaciously beautiful women do it? Piece of cake.
Don't Tell Presley!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,030. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Presley French is young, beautiful, and someone wants her dead. Someone else—her former English teacher—wants to physically assault her. Someone else—the FBI—wants to interrogate her. Someone else—Dani Ripper—wants to protect her, but can’t decide if Presley is insane, or just crazy. Now Dani contacts someone else—Donovan Creed—who refuses to get involved unless Dani agrees to own him a favor.
Mindscrew Part 1 - A Sam Jameson Thriller
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Price: Free! Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille and Frederic Forsyth.” Elite hacker and amateur thief Sabot Mondragon has bumbled into the clutches of his former employers, who are exceedingly upset. Maybe it's because he stole billions from them, making him one of the richest men on the planet. Sabot has no clue that the fate of the global economy is intertwined with his own
Murder and Mai Tais
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Series: Danger Cove Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,340. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Hope Foster's motto is to let fate lead you—which it did in her case right to the quiet town of Danger Cove. But when the owner of the Smugglers' Tavern, where Hope tends bar, is murdered, suddenly fate puts Hope squarely in the role of "prime suspect" in her employer's murder.
The Last Will and Testament of Ernie Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Ernie Politics, a homeless conspiracy theorist, has been murdered. The LAPD is no help, so Ray Cobb vows to find out who killed his friend. His quest for vigilante justice pulls him deep into a dangerous Los Angeles underworld of homeless elite, filthy hustlers, and strange allies. Ray quickly learns that when you live on the streets, the only person you can trust is yourself.
Murder in the Bahamas: Book 2 in the Murder in Paradise Series
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015 by Fantastic Fiction. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Murder in the Bahamas is a cozy, tropical mystery with a persistent and lovable heroine who gives a whole new meaning to “putting it all on the line” for her job. This is the second installment of the Murder in Paradise series by author Penelope Sotheby. If you are a fan of cozy mysteries that contain an ingenious but modest woman sleuth then you will love Anna Winters’ first adventure.
Those Who Fought for Us
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Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of World War I, Elizabeth Turnberry and her friend Margaret MacCreedy meet fellow students Robert Sutherland and Alastair Stewart in a pub in Edinburgh. And, although the future seems bright, the outbreak of war in the summer of 1914 will destroy all their hopes and dreams. Is there hope at all for those who fought for us?
Smile Now, Cry Later
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Series: Chuck Restic Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 70,530. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The Chuck Restic Mystery Series follows a sardonic HR executive who moonlights as a private investigator. The first book in the series -- SMILE NOW, CRY LATER -- has Chuck venturing outside the confines of his Los Angeles skyscraper in search of a missing colleague. It's a fun, fast read that provides a fresh take on the classic detective novel.
Dropping the Dime
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Series: Miranda Vaughn Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Assistant to her former defense attorney isn’t Miranda Vaughn’s dream job, but her first task is a simple one—protect a CFO turned informant, and help her prove embezzlement. But what should be a straightforward assignment is complicated when Miranda is thrown together with a hot FBI agent who saved her life, broke her heart, and then disappeared.
Murder in Bermuda: Book 1 in the Murder in Paradise Series
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Price: Free! Words: 23,520. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Fantastic Fiction. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Murder in Bermuda is the first installment in the “Murder in Paradise” cozy mystery series by author Penelope Sotheby. If you are a fan of cozy mysteries that contain an ingenious but modest woman sleuth then you will love Anna Winters’ first adventure. Murder in Bermuda – Murder in Paradise Cozy Mystery Series Book 1.
Brewing Up Murder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,710. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When Joanie Chandler comes back to her hometown, Hemlock Ridge, she never dreamed her life would be in such turmoil. First, she finds her best friend from high school, Jason, whom she’s always been secretly in love with, is dating their former high school nemesis. If that wasn’t bad enough, she finds a body in the dumpster behind her brand new coffee shop.
The Magician's Home
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Price: Free! Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mystified by her parents’ disappearance, June Corpelle takes on a journey of self-discovery, clouded with doubts about her origins. The quest takes an intensifying turn as she meets the unlikely Members of a neighboring House who seem to be able to guide her search. As June begins to form relationships with the quirky, and strange, Members of the House, she discovers that they are all trapped.
Fifty Shades of Faithful 2: In Living Color
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,090. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
Sam and Vivian Tucker face an angry vet after sheep rustlers hiding a thirty-year-old family secret; a terrified rape victim searching for a priceless cat; screaming peacocks torment a grieving widow, a bitter bookstore owner and an author who won't come to her store; two young entrepreneurs after a con man; and a jeweler whose heirloom brooch has a dangerous past. Emotions and relationships.
Dubious Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Jeamel Publishing Limited. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The exciting eleventh thriller in the Justice series by New York Times bestselling author M A Comley