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A Death On Sunday
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 118,810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by WillowTree Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On a lovely spring day, violence intrudes on Tess Maher's world; her best friend, running buddy and possible soul-mate, Chick Donnelly, is shot and killed practically right before her eyes. But what the person who took Chick's life doesn't know is exactly who he's dealing with: a pissed off, grief-stricken, gun-toting woman who is described by her own mother as tenacious as a pit bull with a bone.
The Return from the Death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Having survived two separate terrorist attacks, the intrepid team of Hendrych and Kroupa had hoped to put the horrors of their run-in with the extremist group, AVPW, behind them. However, the prospect of world domination is too strong and they're soon facing a nightmare from beyond the grave.
The Untethered Woman
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When a hit-and-run accident injures her mother, Police Chief Kate Williams rushes home to Quebec to be with her family. Once there, she discovers that there’s more to the “accident” than meets the eye. Now she will do whatever she needs to do to figure out who wanted to hurt her mother, and why.
Deadlines: A Written to Death Mystery Book 1
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Series: A Written to Death Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,930. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Elise Hepner. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ainsley Moss never thought she’d become a representative for the dead. But as a newbie obituary writer for the Aurora Fall’s Guardian, she gets a sneak peek at her new profession. Her ex-best friend and rival newspaper worker turns up blue and stiff as a board in the women’s bathroom—after they’ve had a less than civil confrontation.
Cheechako
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Series: Ray Corngrower Saga, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,590. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by CelestialWatersPublishing. Category: Fiction » Literary collections » Native American
In Book 3 of the Ray Corngrower Saga, John Littlefeather tries to survive the harsh Alaskan tundra, where he finds that it is not just the animals and climate are savage. Meanwhile, in Oklahoma, both Ray and Ted find that one crime can easily lead into something much worse . Kick back in your chair and relax. Take off your shoes and get comfortable. There are stories I would tell.
The Handless Maiden: A Lakota Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Alex Turning Hawk, an Oglala Lakota medicine-man-in-training, and his wife, Tate, battle a night-stalking killer, the FBI, and their own Lakota neighbors. Driving in a blizzard, Tate is led by a ghost hitchhiker to the body of a friend—her hands cut off—hands tattooed with the words “Red Power.” To find the killer and the hands, will she and Alex follow the path of the Sacred Pipe—or the gun?
Open Season
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Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
No one is sorry when the Ruislip Wood Ripper, who already murdered three women, ends up dead in the forest, shot by a hunter while on the cusp of attacking his fourth victim. But there are too many coincidences for the taste of DI Helen Shepherd. Was it just pure luck that a hunter happened to be in the right place at the right time? And why did no one warn Anne Marie Sauvage about the killer?
Bridgevine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,170. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mike Price designs a time travel device with one thing on his mind: saving his slain sister. But when his fixation with the machine pries his mind from the present, he'll need to figure out a way to make things right before he loses his fiancée, his machine, and his life as he knows it.
State Of Disarray
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A whimsical murder mystery set within Northern California's 1941 State Of Jefferson secession movement. Augie Matayzel, a lovable but hapless character must clear himself of the murder of a Jefferson movement backer.
The Stoneman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Stoneman’s Purpose demands he bring living things to their end. And he does. Over and over—and over—again. But as Stoneman’s fatal tapestry nears competition, he cannot help but indulge himself. Just one more time. A disturbing story of single-minded obsession. The Stoneman: A Short Story.
Death at Noon
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You set the price! Words: 41,120. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gregory Kent late night radio host is dead; it’s the middle of the day a restaurant full of people but there are no suspects. Marlow finds that the secret recipe for murder is hidden in plain sight.
Fog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When the fog rolls in you'd better not make a sound...
Spooked!
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Series: Jeff Resnick Short Stories. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
The trick-or-treaters have gone home and now it's time for the adults to celebrate All Hallows Eve. When Maggie suggests they consult an Ouija board, Jeff Resnick thinks it'll be anything but fun. And when they conjure up a ghost from Jeff's past, the game turns dangerous for the most vulnerable person in his life. (This short story directly follows Dark Waters.)
Murder In The Cards
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Leah Chernowski discovers more in the Tarot cards than she wants to know when she reads them for Ted Muccino, a sexy skeptic who doubts both her and the cards. Even her best friend Tula Mohr predicts love for the two. However, dreams show a hidden enemy determined to kill Ted. Leah must first convince the stubborn Italian an enemy exists and then unravel clues to the man’s identity...
Persistence Can Be Fatal (And Other Stories)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A failed screenwriter insists his wife listen to his latest script, until she feels compelled to stop him from ever reading a single word to her again; a prison warden has to figure out how a woman on death row escaped his prison from a foolproof cell; a maze becomes much more than a party game. . . just some of the stories that come to life in the pages of this collection.
Out of the Game
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Series: Nick Lafferty. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,630. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Dark Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Ex-DEA Agent Nick Lafferty--the hero from CRYSTAL WHITE--is Back!
The Promise Box
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,340. Language: American English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
The family settles in Bavaria in the little town of Oberammergau, and Annie and her mom start seeking out the history of the area to continue to expand Annie's homeschool history lessons. While Christmas shopping in the village for some local handicrafts, Annie finds an interesting locked box that may solve a seventy-three-year-old mystery and link her to more of her birth relatives.
The Pilgrim Pendant
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,180. Language: American English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Join thirteen-year-old Annie as she returns to the United States. Now in New England, she studies the settlement of America's first colonies based on freedom of religion and the American Revolution based on escaping England's unjust rule. Annie serves as a positive role model for middle school and young adult readers, asking questions that need the answers provided by her parents and others.
My Timeless Locket
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,220. Language: American English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Join thirteen-year old Annie as she moves to Scotland with her adoptive parents and finds out she has another family associated with her birth parents who live in Scotland, revealing unexpected new information about her Scottish roots. Annie's homeschooling continues to provide unique learning adventures that get her school credit and bring old friends back into her life.
My Riviera Connection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,770. Language: American English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Join thirteen-year old Annie as she becomes a journalism intern and is caught up in an industrial espionage plot on the French Riviera.Her adventure brings old friends back into her life and makes her new friends into her life while teaching her about a future career and some of the history and politics of France, Spain, Italy, Monaco, and Liechtenstein.