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The Missing General
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A story of crime, revenge, politics, patriotism, terrorism and espionage.
The Grave Tender
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,380. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
At ten years old, Hadley Dixon's life changed forever. Since those few tragic weeks, she's tried to keep the past buried, but old bones have a way of rising up. They say the truth will set you free, but sometimes it extracts a terrible price along the way. Is it a price Hadley's willing to pay?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 50: Where Death Waits Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is in Buabidi with family. A body is found with no cause of death. It is in the Valley Where Death Waits. According to legend, no evil person or person not of the Ngobe will live there. Then there is another. A psychic investigator Clint knew from another case joins him. Was this actually death from the spirits of the ancients or murder? Or both.
The Obituarist II: Dead Men's Data
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,350. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Obituarist Kendall Barber is still trying to make amends for his past by cleaning up the online presence of the dead. But nothing is ever simple, and before long he's being beaten by neo-Nazis, smacked around by cops and caught up in a murder investigation. Kendall has a quick mind, a smart mouth, and a large Samoan friend. But will those be enough to help pay his rent - and keep him alive?
Tales from the Blue
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 29,730. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
People are strange and, regardless of whether they are criminals or law-abiding, they do peculiar things – just ask any police officer. The collection of stories and anecdotes related here are all true – they actually happened. So whether they are judged to be weird, funny, sad or simply tragic, they merely show what people can do and the task that faces police officers every day.
Gomes & A Murder of Confessions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A dying detective takes what might be his last case… A man surrounded in mystery investigates the murder of a prominent doctor's wife... Two hardboiled short mysteries from the author of Herbie's Diner!
Blue Moon (Katerina Carter Color of Money series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Kat and boyfriend Jace’s plans for a fancy dinner go awry when she discovers that her elderly neighbor Fiona has taken an ex-con into her home as a boarder. Kat’s suspicion deepens when she learns of a recent life insurance policy. And accidental death pays double. Blue Moon is a novelette in the Katerina Carter Color of Money series.
The DNA Conspiracy
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 58,480. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What if the DNA sample Bo decoded was the last existing record of the history of the world. Bo and Ken travel to Rome, escorted by the FBI and the CIA, looking for another survivor of the ancient intelligent species who encoded it. Murders and assassinations seem to follow them everywhere they go as members of ancient secret societies try to prevent the truth from being told.
Loup-garou: The Beast of Harmony Falls (An Ian McDermott Paranormal Investigator Novel Book 1)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015 by Permuted Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
Terror strikes a mountain community populated by descendants of French fur trappers. Sheriff Bud O'Brien enlists the help of paranormal investigator, Ian McDermott to aid in the investigation into the recent mysterious attacks on loggers and disappearance of hikers. What is responsible: a homicidal maniac? Big Foot? Or something more malevolent than anyone could imagine. The hunt is on!
Tangle of Thornes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,900. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Eva's brother is murdered, she is forced to investigate the crime herself. What she discovers brings her up against a powerful slave-trading cartel, dark gods, and—worst of all—her twin sister. At least she has an illegally-freed slave, a senile nanny, and an ex-almost-boyfriend on her side. Other people are dying ... but when the nanny goes missing she really starts to worry.
Confession
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The truth is the most powerful weapon any man or woman can wield.
Romantic Murders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,870. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Italy, in the Seventies. The victim wears a nightdress, far too tight for her. This singular fact is a slender thread in the fabric of this mystery; but Marshal Bisellato grasps it and patiently reconstructs the plot of a strange crime, weaving together the stories of five questionably innocent women
The Grace Kelley Murder
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,370. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
It's a mix of romance, lust and murder. Callie's fresh out of the police academy. Nick's been on the P.D. 22-yrs and when they meet they're attracted to each other right away, but they proceed with caution as they start to investigate the murder of Grace Kelley, a beautiful high school student who is not only pregnant but married. Who would want her dead? How many enemies can a HS girl have?
Crime and Crime Again
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,750. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Crime and Crime Again, is a fun collection of murder mysteries. Crime may not pay that well, but it sure can be very entertaining. This collection is named after the first story in the book, which is about an old woman who decides to murder someone, and then ends up with way too many dead bodies on her hands.
Heads Up
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Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Five years ago, the police department was shattered when a psychotic hit man turned his rage against homicide detectives and their families. Now, the evidence suggests that the same killer has returned.
Riverside
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Hamilton Stone. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The death of Sharon Hobart launches Marco Navarro into an exploration of the recent past. Did she love him? Did she have an ulterior motive for befriending him? Even if he must do the police work himself, Marco has to find out.
An Account of a Curious Encounter: A Professor Arnustace steampunk mystery
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Series: Professor Arnustace. Price: Free! Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Story 1 of the Arnustace steampunk mysteries: 1961 ... When a pod of killer whales washes up dead on the Whitby shore, what else can the local constabulary do but call for the eccentric Professor Arnustace, owner of 5 degrees and a mechanically-augmented talking cat?
A Snitch in Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,640. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When sheriff’s department office assistant Christy Bristol takes a long weekend to visit her friend, Lennie, in the Sierra Nevada foothills, it’s not the vacation she anticipated. A murder has just occurred and Christy is conscripted by the homicide team to handle the reports. As the body-count grow, Christy is afraid that time is running out.
Mysteries in Small Towns
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
8 stories in the Small Town Series featuring lesbian newspaper editor Sue-Ann McKeown and her friends in Pine Oak, Florida. These are all mysteries--about horses, archery, writing, love, and murder. Find out what finally happens to the characters in the Small Town Trilogy of novels. This is the 4th and last book in the popular detective series. Includes the novella, "Indian Summer."
The Rivergrass Legacy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,200. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015 by Andrew Robinson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What begins as a routine business acquisition analysis of a tropical fish hatchery turns into the discovery of an international money-laundering plot.