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Georgia Meets Virginia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Freelance Chef Ginny Travis knocked on a door and minutes later, she's investigating a murder. It's enough to kill anyone's appetite... 1st in the Georgia H. Mysteries. 'Georgia Meets Virginia' is 25,664 words.
Blood on the Potomac
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,590. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Washington, D.C. is the murder capital of the United States and D.C. Metro Homicide is one of the busiest departments in the country. When a socialite friend of the First Lady is brutally murdered, the detective team of Steve Ciminelli and Linda Hannigan are ordered to solve the case—without stepping on any powerful toes—easier said than done.
Down Fall
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Lewis Down's Friend is Murdered but there is no explanation why. Mike Jensen is called in to investigate where he stumbles upon a watch able to take him through time. Can he solve the murder? or Even prevent it?
The Family Is Made : Part 1 (Thuggin In Miami)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The bloodshed, and bodies through the inner streets of Miami are the only remnants of this ghost crew; leaving detectives within all agencies baffled and astonished with the gruesomeness of the local murders. While hot on the trail, of what seems to be a small-time local drug dealer, the Drug Enforcement Agency investigates the street dealer named Richard Gary.
Fairytale Confidential
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 87,900. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Humor
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Andy Clarke is a kid from the wrong side of town. Except this town is where they used to make folktales. After years of decline they're finally making a new one and Andy gets his big break. Then an actor is murdered. Unwittingly Andy and his friend Beau are drawn into the corrupt underbelly of the folktale world. Everybody has something to hide and it leads all the way to the top.
Lincoln City Blues
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When a beautiful woman walks into the office of Anastasia Charles — aka Charlie — with a story about a violent husband and a kidnapped kid, Charlie’s private investigator instincts sit up and pay attention. With $2000 on her desk, $8000 more the moment she finds the husband, and the chance to be a hero and rescue a kid… how can Charlie say no? CONTAINS FIRST CHAPTER OF THE TUXEDOED MAN
A Sigh From The Woods
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,730. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 1 review)
On the 2nd August 1100, William Rufus-King William II of England was shot by an arrow whilst hunting in the New Forest. History states that it was a hunting accident By Walter Tirel-but was it?
The Pulptress
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,750. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.00 from 1 review)
She appears, an enigma, a guardian angel in a mask and fedora, her past shrouded in mystery. Where did she come from? What secrets in her past drove her to become a crusader for justice? Who is The Pulptress? The Pulptress, the masked woman of mystery, makes her debut on the New Pulp scene in a collection of stories sure to thrill and amaze you.
Jane Doe
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,240. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Jane Doe woke up in the woods, naked, her hands tied, with no memory of who she was or how she got there. Special Agent James Anderson of the Minnesota Bureau of Criminal Apprehension knew this was not going to be an ordinary case. The case was hard enough. Then it got worse: another woman disappears from the town where Jane was found. Then it began to appear that the solution to the mystery of
The Bard's Daughter (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Prequel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,770. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Bard’s Daughter is a 22,000 word prequel novella to the Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mysteries: Gwen has spent her life traveling through Wales, following the music. When her father is accused of murdering his friend, and the lord of the castle appears uninterested in discovering the real culprit, it is up to Gwen to clear her father’s name before her father’s music is silenced … forever.
Sorrento Beach
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Price: Free! Words: 89,240. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.33 from 3 reviews)
Santa Monica 1977. Paul Townsend is living an idyllic life on the sun drenched sands that meet the blue Pacific. But Paul’s life is about to be turned upside down. A large man in a suit and tie walks toward the volleyball courts of Sorrento Beach. Jack Rosen, a fellow player, leaves with a stranger and does not return. Will Paul be able to unravel the mystery ... before it’s too late for Jack?
Murder In Bumfordville
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,400. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bumfordville is changed overnight when Acumen Inc. moves in. In a town where nothing seems to happen, Justine Wallis finds two acquaintances murdered her first weekend there. She’s scared and people are looking at her funny. Her boss wants her keep an eye out for anything out of the ordinary, but everything in this town is weird to this city girl. Will she ever go home again?
Death Over A Solitude Election
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,680. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In this the 14th in the Amish Country Murder Mystery Series, Dana's husband is running for the state legislature. A fellow citizen who tries to blackmail Larry with some ugly skeletons from his past is found dead. Dana along with Fannie and Sharon when trying to clear their names and find out who is behind the death uncover more secrets that rock the peaceful village of Solitude, PA.
A New Life - An Italian Romance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,320. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Anne has just been acquitted of murder due to lack of evidence and hopes to build up a new life in Florence, Italy. Through family connections, she obtains a job in the prestigious Garibaldi Hotel, but the attractive hotel manager Peter is not pleased to have a secretary foisted onto him who has no working experience in a hotel and doesn't even speak Italian.
The Disappearance of Douglas White: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 2)
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Series: The Sally Nimitz Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Detective David White needs Sally's help to find his missing brother. Has Douglas White disappeared deliberately? Or is skullduggery afoot? Her friends—and fellow amateur sleuths—George Thomas and Anne Carey, are only too happy to join in the investigation, and soon they find themselves far from home in a very precarious situation.    
A Game of Cat and Mouse (Jane Hetherington’s Adventures in Detection: 3)
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Series: Jane Hetherington's Adventures in Detection, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,900. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Need to catch a conman real quick? Discover why a sister’s become a stranger? Pick up a trail long gone cold? Catch an artful dodger red-handed? Make amends? Contact: janehetheringtonprivatedetective at hotmail.com Contains: Magic, slapstick, the organic, a kleptomaniac, a cat and more than one mouse Doesn't contain any Grouse
Pandora's Box (Jane Hetherington’s Adventures in Detection: 2)
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Series: Jane Hetherington's Adventures in Detection, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Need to stop your home being demolished by an officious bureaucrat? Surreptitiously raise money in a hurry? Delve a little deeper into a spouse's frequent absences? Identify a poison penpal? Keep a secret, a secret? Contact: janeHetherington at privatedetective.com Contains: jiggery-pokery, treachery, creativity, the constabulary, a local authority and spinsters in peril
Agent Romanov
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by Short Story Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Short Story Press Presents Agent Romanov by Natashiah Jansen After being sent to the USA by a refugee agency, she drifted from one foster home to another for some time. In her pursuit to find the sense of family she is recruited by the Russian mob, where she meets up with an old friend.
On the Razor's Edge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,680. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Why would a wrongfully convicted person still feel guilt for something he didn't do? And to what extremes would he go to, to pay a debt he didn't owe? Find out about Mitch's hellish journey through the prison system to redemption.
Forensics 102 : Another Friendly Primer for Writers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,980. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Handbooks and Manuals
Gathered from years of posts about Forensics, aimed at educating writers and laymen on a variety of subjects, this second volume in Robert Jone's series continues where Forensics 101, A Friendly Primer for Writers, left off, with more articles on a wide variety of subjects. An invaluable tool, and very interesting book.