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Grass Grows in the Pyrenees
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Author Way Limited. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Take one female cop and Add a dash of power Throw in a dangerous gangster Some violent men And a whole bunch of cannabis Sprinkle around a small French spa town And mix thoroughly Cook on a hot grill until the truth is revealed The result will be scorching.
Sin City Hunter
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Series: A Susan Hunter Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Susan Hunter is in Las Vegas for a week of work and fun. When a janitor is murdered, Susan knows who did it ... and the killer knows that she knows!
She just fell.
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 1,040. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
She thought her life was finaly perfect. She had a great step-mum, great dad and overall a great life. untill her step mum got fed up of her. Her step mum told everyone she "just fell" what really happened? will they find out the truth?
Bidding On Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,580. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Cissy Rayburn finds a body again. Someone bashed in Rose Jackson’s head, and left her obnoxious chihuahua an orphan. Now Cissy is stuck with Paco the chihuahua and convinced that the murder is connected with the estate auction Rose just went to. Others at the auction include Cissy’s friend Julia, and Cissy herself. What was the killer looking for, and how ruthlessly will he continue the search?
Dead of a Counterplot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Long Lane Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a student is found murdered at Mudge Hall, lecturer and literary critic Adam Ludlow pursues her killer around the seedy pubs, nightclubs, and boarding houses of early 1960s London. He meets small-time criminals, a communist cell, and a police inspector keen to show off his knowledge of English Literature. But to solve the mystery, Ludlow must discover the secret of an incriminating bracelet.
Mirror Maze - Book III in the Janek Detective Series
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Series: Janek Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,080. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A beautiful young woman meets her latest "pickup" in a Manhattan hotel bar and goes back with him to his room, where she drugs him, robs him, and humiliates him. Several hours later, the "mark" is found dead, the mysterious young woman is wanted for the murder, and Janek and his team of detectives are assigned to the case.
One at a Time
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Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
James is a secret agent who is about to retire but before his bosses allow this he must complete one last mission: Get rid of his team members.
Crime Please!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,050. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Darling Newspaper Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
CHILLS AND CHUCKLES . . . This selection of mystery tales by Ann Morven, diva of the whodunit, varies from the macabre to the magical, yet always a gripping read. Whether it is widowed Marjorie cultivating weeds, Luckless Liz trying to strike it rich or balladeer Sheil B. Wright bumbling along a murder trail, readers are assured of sizzling entertainment.
The Parrot In the Parlor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,430. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Friends and more than a couple of unusual helpers work to solve the mystery of who is stealing valuable antiques.
The Best Defense
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After recovering from a gunshot wound which forced his retirement from the elite Crime Prevention Unit, Detective Justin Wade wasn’t looking for work. However, when approached by Bill Martin with a lucrative bodyguard position, he reconsiders. A ruthless gang of murderers have forced Bill’s daughter and granddaughter into hiding inside an antebellum farmhouse.
(Polish po polsku) Mrozne tchnienie smierci
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,580. Language: Polish. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Młody prokurator jedzie do pensjonatu w górach, gdzie w gorących basenach geotermalnych taplają się turyści z całej Europy, a na stokach narciarskich szaleją ryzykanci spragnieni mocnych wrażeń. Jednak ich łaknienie adrenaliny zostanie zaspokojone aż nadto, gdy po hotelu zacznie grasować nieuchwytny morderca, a potężna śnieżyca odetnie od świata położony na uboczu kurort...
Angel's Touch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,530. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Eleven year old Holly Quinn has been abducted from her home in the middle of the night. Knowing that statistically they only have a forty eight hour window to find her, the police call in clairsentient Angelique ‘Angel’ Freeman for assistance. She senses that there is more to the abduction than first meets the eye.
A Solitude Hollywood Death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,320. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the 12th of the Amish Country Murder Mystery series, a Hollywood screen writer who comes to Solitude to write the script for a film based on the crime solving successes of Fannie, Dana and Sharon. Her visit is cut short when she is found strangled. The three amateur sleuths try to determine who had a reason to kill the outsider and why the murderer is trying to frame one of their own.
Rock Deadly, a Mystery (Book One of the Rock and Roll Mysteries)
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Series: The Rock and Roll Mysteries, Book One. Price: Free! Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012 by DLP Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Award-winning author Kathryn Lively offers you a rocking mystery! Music tutor by day and tribute band guitarist by night, Matt “Lerxst” Johnston has woman problems. Well, maybe for a musician that's normal. Before Lerxst can find normal, he must learn the truth about his would-be killer, his family, and himself. And what a long, strange trip it is…
Wild East (A Butterscotch Jones Mystery Book 7)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,190. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Big oil spells big danger for the Gulch. Surveyors have come to town with startling news-- a new pipeline is going in. It's left to Whiskey Jack to find another route for the pipeline. Meanwhile, the Mountie has his hands full training a new recruit for outback duty.
Finding Vinnie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Philadelphia PI Andrea Fabiano is called in to help her late mother’s best friend, Teresa Mazzi, who is gravely ill, find her son before she dies. In “Finding Vinnie,” PI Fabiano is determined to bring the wayward Vinnie to his mother’s bedside but finds more trouble than she bargained for in a case that she takes pro bono.
Toxic Train
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Series: The Ella Westin Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,370. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ella takes the train home from her honeymoon. One of the passengers is killed, one is a murderer and one wants to lock Ella up for her own good. With Joe distracting her more than the killer, will Ella slip and let killer strike again? Will her confidence go off the rails or will she be able to protect the passengers and her husband? This is the third story in the Ella Westin Mysteries.
Three Blind Eyes
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Series: All Mixed Up, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Another all meat and no potato adventure for Detective Senior Sergeant Stanley Morris and his team. The Ferret returns from honeymoon to find a case is already well underway. A mechanic, a popular family man, meets a horrible death. The deeper the team dig, more questions are revealed than answers.
A Solitude Assassin
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An international assassin is found dead near Solitude. The FBI informs Dana and Fannie that the assassin was likely targeting them. Mysterious explosions convince them that someone is still out to murder them. The women race to find out why they've been targeted and who could be behind the violence before anyone else is killed. This is the 11th book in the Amish Country Murder Mystery Series
Big Apple Hunter
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Series: A Susan Hunter Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,730. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A quick weekend to New York City puts Susan Hunter’s life in danger when criminals follow her home to Carbide City in search of something she lost in The Big Apple.