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The La Jolla Murders Volume 2: Best Beaches in the World
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,640. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Stan stood there, frozen in time, looking down at this woman who was so familiar, yet so much a stranger. He didn't even know her name, yet he was the last person that she had seen as she took her last breath on this earth.
Dead of Nyte
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,980. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Officer Kel Nyte’s struggle to balance her sense of duty, career aspirations and, with her partner missing in action in the Middle East, to raise a teenager as a single-parent, fade to a murmur when an enigmatic serial murderer lures her into the hunt. When he identifies her family as his primary target, though, with a gnat’s-breath of time on his clock she must find means to stop his rampage.
Dos gatos y el misterio del Mercado de la Cebada
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Price: Free! Words: 59,070. Language: Spanish. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
La acción arranca en una pollería en Madrid donde Consuelo descubre una cara misteriosa en el suelo de su tienda. Con su humor negro y agudo ingenio intenta desvelar el fenómeno y se adentra en uno de los misterios sin resolver más extraordinarios de la historia española contemporánea. ¿Pero realmente debe descubrir el secreto? ¿Está llevándola su búsqueda hacia una dirección peligrosa?
Blood Runs Deep in the Gutter
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Series: Chambers-Riggs Detective Stories, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,040. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
1938. New York City. A woman hires The Chambers-Riggs Detective Agency to tail her husband, Simon Weiss, a comic strip artist and creator of The Adventures of Bucky Mars. They accept the job but soon realize that there's a lot more to Simon Weiss than what they see in the funny pages. A simple tail job pins Jack Chambers and Madison Riggs as pawns in a sinister game of deception and violence.
Death Scene
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
British-born, Toronto-based, actress Shara Summers turns amateur sleuth when her sister is stricken with a mysterious illness. Summoned back to England to be with her family during a time of crisis, Shara discovers doctors are at a loss as to what's causing Astrid’s debilitating sickness.
The Sweatergeist
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,970. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Meet Archie Bleecker, the fingerless detective. He earns his keep by solving New York’s most irrelevant cases. When a rich man hires him to investigate the case of a sweater that won’t stay put, Bleecker’s got more than mystery on his hands. Part ghost story, part private eye yarn, this short story first appeared in Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine.
The Sheriff of Tesco
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Price: Free! Words: 7,460. Language: British English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A chance encounter in a supermarket coffee shop opens old wounds for the ex-Marine and the war widow. Soon they are reliving horrors of death and murder in the Afghan desert, duty and deceit blowing in the wind. Can an icon of crime fiction save them from themselves, or will it be just another case for the Sheriff of Tesco?
Chasing the Dollar
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Series: Miranda Vaughn Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,460. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Miranda Vaughn was arrested for a fraud scheme she didn't commit, she lost her job at a prestigious investment firm, her fiancé, and her reputation. Determined to uncover the truth about who set her up, Miranda begins her own investigation—leading her to Macau and Belize, and into the arms of one sexy FBI agent, who may or may not prove to be trustworthy.
Sarah-Leah
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Series: Histoires courtes - Instants d'évasion, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: French. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lors d'une patrouille en plein désert, deux policiers américains font une découverte à vous glacer d'effroi ! Commence alors une histoire courte approchant le néo-réalisme et s'en allant frôler le fantastique.
Aspen Allegations - A Sutton Massachusetts Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 73,950. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Morgan has become settled in her quiet life in Sutton, Massachusetts. Her peaceful morning yoga routine is assisted by her cat, Juliet. In the evening she guides her kayak across the placid surface of Lake Singletary. Everything is in its place. When Morgan stumbles across a dead body in the shadowy depths of Sutton Woods, her stability is knocked askew. Jason, the ranger who comes to her aid ...
Ripoff
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who is ripping off the Federal prison system, and how? A funny crime caper with a diabolically clever scam. Three amateur sleuths lead the reader on a merry chase filled with twists, turns and backfires. Little did Kimberly, Cameron and Kate know that jobs as a Controller and manufacturer's reps for furniture manufactured in Federal prisons would have them knee deep in trouble.
Bad Man Running
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Series: Quarry, Thriller and Suspense. Price: Free! Words: 72,930. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's 1906 and Ernie Lundy is on the run. He is rescued, nursed back to health, and continues his manipulative and violent treatment of the people around him. He is driven by revenge and the recovery of his lost fortune. In a bizarre twist of fate, Lundy becomes a changed man in a strange place.
Figmento (Una Novella Sci-Fi #12)
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Series: STORIE SCI-FI, #12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,960. Language: Italian. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Un tenente di polizia a corto di indizi in un caso di omicidio, ricorre a una ’sposa,’ una telepate che scansionerà quattro maggiori sospettati per sbrogliare la matassa per lui. Purtroppo, mentre un virus attacca la mente della ’sposa’ e il tenente inizia a ricordare cose non sue, egli capisce che in gioco c’è molto più di quanto non sembri, e raddoppia i suoi sforzi per trovare il criminale.
Figment (A Sci-Fi Novella #12)
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Series: SCI-FI STORIES, #12. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,520. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A police lieutenant at a loss for clues on a murder case, resorts to a ’bride,’ a telepathic individual who will scan four major suspects to unravel the tangle for him. Alas, as a virus attacks the mind of the ’bride,’ and the lieutenant begins to recall things which aren’t his own, he realizes there is much more at stake than meets the eye, and redoubles his efforts to find the criminal.
Original Parts
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Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Homicide detectives Nate Leeman and Penny Segel investigate the murders of several people who were killed for their artificial body parts. They suspect the killer is selling the stolen body parts on the black market. Det. Leeman objects to the use of artificial body parts in humans, and his beliefs jeopardize his job and his safety during the investigation.
The Murder Prophet
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Series: Magica Incognita, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,570. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Kit Stablefield is a detective with a secret and a crush on a guy she knows only online, in a future where magic is a part of everyday life. But when millionaire Aleshu Coro walks into the offices of Darcko and Sadatake with a message from the Murder Prophet and fourteen days to live, everything changes.
Clint Faraday Book 13: The Body in the Bay Collector's Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A woman's body is found in the bay, entangled in mangrove roots. No snorkeler would be there and couldn't be caught in those roots if she were. Clint investigates to find she went out with two men who returned with a heavy box. Drug money? Further investiagation leads to a very strange set of facts and some weird king from the Mediterranean..
Dom Blondje en de Monetaire Unie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,620. Language: Dutch. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
De mooie Brunette Lana werkt een maand voor de EU in Brussel. voordat ze na een opmerkelijke make-over als Dom Blondje solliciteert in New York. Daar in het centrum van de macht, ontdekt ze een verschrikkelijk geheim, groter dan de kredietcrisis.
Clint Faraday Book 12: Dead Certain Collector's Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The regular group is meeting at the Golden Grill where Aaron says the obnoxious new people moving onto Isla Bastamentos are headed for grief, for dead certain. He didn't mean it as literally as it turned out.
The Golden Age
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Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A culprit looks back on the world that forms a detective story and his role in it..