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Halls of Ivy: Trailblazer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,170. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The third segment of the Halls of Ivy series brings the reader back into the world of Sun Valley University, following Cheyenne Winters and Dr. Garcia’s original orientation class through their third year and the roles they play in the university’s downfall.
Puff! (A Detective Wade Cutter Mystery)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,720. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Detective Wade Cutter is the LAPD's top closer within the elite Homicide Special Section. When he is called to a crime-scene where a teenage girl has been reduced to a puddle of pink goop, and the murder weapon appears to be a mysterious cigarette, his world is turned upside down. The body count rises as killers from another world try to stop Cutter from saving all mankind.
A Coincidence Too Many Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
15 murder cases that I was involved with in Florida. Greatly exaggerated for my part in most of them.
Taxi Driver
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A taxi driver get to solves a future conspiracy by the Pentagon in Washington D.C. Getting involved with a prostitution ring, he finds himself in the middle of a plot to assassinate the President of the United States.
How to Kill a Ghost (Libby Grace Mystery Book 3)
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Series: Libby Grace Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The exciting conclusion to the Libby Grace Mystery. At last, Libby learns what happened to her body. Isabelle’s witchy skills are the answer, but what happens when danger comes in multiples to Summit’s Edge? To protect the ones she loves, Libby has to battle an evil she never imagined. Another murder, closer to home, may stop her from getting the answers she seeks.
Death Under the Venice Moon
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Series: Lella York Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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While vacationing in Venice, Lella York is mistakenly named by the papers as the femme fatale lover of an iconic Italian actor. But things take a sinister turn when the actor disappears without a trace and Lella's suddenly suspected of his murder. Lella finds herself in a race against time to solve the mystery, reclaim her life, and follow her heart under the glimmer of a Venetian moon.
Carousel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Danny Gentry is a writer who has finally started to deal with his inner demons, that is until he receives the news of his ex-wife's murder. Susan Cobbler's death hurdles him into an intrigue of secrets about his own life which have been hidden from him in plain sight. With his best friend running for President, the clock is ticking to find out what conspiracy led to the murder.
The Big Exoneration
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
In spoof of noir private detective mysteries a middle school boy and his younger sister travel in time between the present and 1939 Los Angeles while investigating a seventy-five year old crime that sent an innocent man to the gas chamber. Their challenge is coercing information from shady characters, uncovering the real murderer, and getting his written confession.
A Conflict of Interest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Private investigator Jake Stevens has made his living off boring cases. When he is approached by the son of a pharmaceutical giant to follow his girlfriend, he prepares himself for another slow and boring job. But complications arise as he finds himself attracted to the woman he's been hired to follow. Soon the case turns on it's head as he's thrust into a conspiracy where nothing is what it seems
Double or Nothing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
FIRST PLACE WINNER, 2013 LARAMIE AWARDS – Western/Mystery from Chanticleer Writing Competition October, 1869: Lily Granville, heiress to a considerable fortune, rebels against her uncle’s strict rules. Ace Diamond, determined to win Lily, invests in a dynamite factory but his success fails to impress her guardian. When Ace is framed for murder before their wedding night, Lily must save him.
Double Crossing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,350. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
WINNER of the 2012 BEST FIRST NOVEL Spur Award from Western Writers of America AND a 2012 FINALIST for the USA BOOK NEWS Awards – for Fiction: Western August, 1869: Lily Granville is stunned by her father’s murder. Only one other person knows about a valuable California gold mine deed — both are now missing. Lily heads west on the newly opened transcontinental railroad, to track the killer.
Golden Relic
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,930. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Clan Destine Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A rollicking good yarn that mixes detective fiction with Indiana Jones-style adventure. When Professor Lloyd Marsden is found murdered in the Museum of Victoria, Special Detective Sam Diamond is assigned to catch the killer. Thrown into a world of obsessive collectors, strange poisons, funerary rites and ancient artefacts, Sam’s photographic memory and cryptic crossword skills are invaluable tools
Operation Paradise
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,170. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Clan Destine Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Perth cop Eve Rock is investigating a series of abductions from the seedy inner-city Paradise Nightclub when her boss adds a murder case to her workload. Now, Eve loves a challenge – about as much as she loves red wine, exotic food and cigars – but this case is a bit tricky because she’d speed dated the sleazy salesman hours before he met his Maker. But then ‘tricky’ is Eve’s middle name.
Just the Facts
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,830. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Racial tensions ignite when a black tenure candidate at McKinley University becomes a suspect in the murder of renowned English professor Franklin Lodge, chair of the tenure committee. Former NY cop reporter, now McKinley New-Press editor, Jake Bertrain becomes embroiled in an investigation that extends to a time and place that challenges his professional belief that news is just about the facts.
The Womb Room
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,860. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Amnesia and murder never end well and for Gemma Watson it is no different. She doesn't remember who she is or recognise her husband and children, and when she starts to receive increasingly urgent messages warning her of some impending doom, all she can do is desperately try to solve the mystery her life has become before it is far too late.
Killing Sacred
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Series: An Alex Sullivan Zen Mystery, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,870. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Desperate to put some distance between herself and New York City and to recover from a freak bicycle crash, NYPD Detective Alex Sullivan flees to Albuquerque. As soon as the wheels of her plane touch down, the bodies begin to drop.
My Lord Deceived
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Series: The Star Elite, Book 6. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 84,850. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He has spent the last few years trying to rid the country from smugglers and spies, Jonathan Arbinger returns home, determined to try to further his cause with the delectable Kat. What he finds there is a complex web of mysteries that threaten everything he holds dear. Will the lies that stand between him and Kat force them apart forever?
Catching the Eagle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,510. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014 by Famelton Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Easter Monday, 1809: Kirkley Hall manor house is mysteriously burgled. When suspicion falls on Jamie Charlton, he and his family face a desperate battle to save him from the gallows.
Shrink: An Abby Chilton Novel
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Series: Abby Chilton Novels, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Abby thought she would be content with the peace and politics of the office. The only problem is she doesn't like peace and hates politics. Two men enter her boring life. One is an Interpol agent. The other is a killer. Both men have plans for her. Both men have a shared past. Neither one will let her stay behind her safe and secure desk. Neither one know what they have done.
Deadly Portfolio - A Killing in Hedge Funds
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,360. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
July 2008. Four families are riding high on heady market returns until the body of Rene McAllister, wife of multi-millionaire Alan “Mac” McAllister, washes up on the beach after a daylong Fourth of July bash at the home of stockbroker, Matthew Wirth. Eager to avoid publicity, authorities dismiss her death as an accident.