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Hamlet On A Budget
Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A short story from the Hamlet Mystery series. When Wilson Daggot, a dubious handyman and general layabout, finds a suitcase full of money he's delighted, but Sam MacNeil, still perpetually trapped in his hometown, can only see trouble coming from this and it isn't long before murder makes another visit to the quirky town of Hamlet.
OMG My Boss Is A Werewolf, I Know, Right?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Suddenly unemployed, office clerk Jane reluctantly applies for a secretary's job working for shady private investigator Dick Kruger. Soon she's kidnapped by mobster boss Mickey Ferro, whose howling mad gang makes her doubt her sanity. Is she going crazy, or are these guys werewolves? And can her would-be boss rescue her before they eat her?
Lügendetektor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,590. Language: German. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Diese Informationen bekam ich zufällig aus der Quelle, die ich nicht preisgeben darf. Ich studiere Journalistik und habe keine Möglichkeit, die Echtheit von den Informationen zu prüfen, darum veröffentlichte ich die im Internet. Die Öffentlichkeit soll wissen, was einer der mächtigsten Geh. D_nst der Welt – XXX – in D_land und anderen Ländern macht. Die Geschichte ist scheußlich und fürchterlich.
From Darkness to Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hammond Hawkins is a man running from his own dark past when he learns that some things cannot be left behind so easily. Taught important lessons by people he initially disdains, Hawk comes to grips with who he really is, and why solving a baffling mystery in his small corner of the world matters more than any other case he's ever solved.
Safekeeping
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A woman finds she’s alone in the world and recognizes nothing. Who is she? Why does she have this feeling of impending doom? And why does she feel so safe with a man she’s just met, Fitz Darcy? A contemporary mystery romance with a clever nod to Jane Austen. No graphic love scenes.
Calamity Jayne and the Sisterhood of the Traveling Lawn Gnome (Calamity Jayne book #8)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,070. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Ace Cub Reporter Tressa "Calamity" Jayne Turner is back in Grandville and ready to enjoy the slower pace of with small town life and begin building a dating resume with one handsome ranger. It’s Frontier Days at the Historical Village, but mischief’s afoot—of the malicious variety!
The Criminal Streak
Series: Cry of the Guilty-Silence of the Innocent, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,600. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After two pieces of an asteroid hit their planet and knocked it off its axis, the surviving beings of the planet spent centuries rebuilding their society on the edge of disaster. The Leaders made Great Changes and Purges, constructing twenty huge cities, called megalopolises, to house their population, cultivating huge farms, and purging most of the technology so everyone had a job.
Grace's Private Sanctuary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,870. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Virginia Jones. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Cultured, beautiful…doomed. Grace Henning is unlike any patient Martha Reed has ever treated. When tragedy strikes, Martha questions whether her fascination with Grace clouded her professional judgement. Simon Talbot interviews Martha before she faces formal charges—but his attraction to Martha threatens to cloud his own judgement. Will the mystery surrounding Grace’s death be solved in time?
Daiquiri Dock Murder (A Key West Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,880. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Newspaper columnist and hotel owner Rafa Blue hides her sordid Key West past from her boyfriend, shrimper Kane Riley. But after Rafa Blue finds her friend Diego Casterano dead at Vexton's Daiquiri Dock she and Kane are under suspicion of murdering him. Rafa remembers seeing blue rope on Kane's shrimp boat similar to the rope found at the crime scene. Is Kane the guilty one?
Booneville Retribution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Larry’s a hardworking Vietnam vet who loves his country and is proud of his small town roots. He’s lived the better part of his life in Booneville, where Old Glory flies proudly over town square, and the Fourth of July is the biggest celebration of the year. Then, the closing of Halport Industries—the town’s economic lifeblood—devastates Booneville’s residents. A short story.
Bonewhite
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
One part literary, one part culinary, three parts magic, THE HERETIC ARCANUM is the most devilish meal you'll ever read.
More Crooked Paths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
More tales of crime and mystery, those who walk crooked paths and pay the price. People on the spot, when things have taken a bad turn. A young woman facing a deadly challenge. A man who walks into the wrong bar with the wrong attitude. A boxer who refuses to quit. A DA with a grudge. A rich man who finds his motives questioned by the police. These are the stories of the darker side of life.
Deadly Detour (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An intelligence operative's assignment goes dreadfully wrong when a pregnant young woman abducts her at gunpoint. The strange girl takes the operative on a detour that has deadly consequences and bodes well for no one.
Don't Tell, Don't Die
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,410. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Mild-mannered kindergarten teacher Kareena Ellis witnesses a murder. Stalked by the murderer who is intent on killing her, Kareena must flee. Personal trainer Mason Bradshaw is in the wrong place at the wrong time. What is Mason to do? Someone is determined to kill the timid young woman who has stumbled into his protection. Can he protect Kareena from certain death?
Which Was Which
Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: Australian English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The murder was savage and the evidence overwhelming, and yet the man accused of the crime, was hundreds of miles away at the time. So why was the sleeve of his jacket covered in blood?
The League of Free Men
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A bone is uncovered by the roadside after a fatal car accident. Elsewhere parents are reporting a string of disappearances. Are the missing children and the dead body linked? As our intrepid duo investigate, they uncover a terrorist network preparing to bring down civilisation as we know it.
Bazalt és üveg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: Hungarian. Published: July 26, 2015 by Publio Kiadó. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mi történt volna, ha Quentin Tarantino, Elmore Leonard és Rejtő Jenő leülhetett volna egymással beszélgetni egy nagykörúti kiskocsmában néhány üveg pálinka társaságában? Írhattak volna egy szókimondó, fordulatos, humoros történetet. Mint amilyen ez is.
The Princess and the Pauper (The Fallen Ladies Society, Book 1)
Series: The Fallen Ladies Society. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Once upon a time, Grey Rees served--and loved--a beautiful princess. Now a famous, wealthy musician, his soul still burns for the princess who once ruled his heart and rejected him. When fate gives him the chance to make Emily Wright his servant, he seizes it. Now he is HER master. And he will finally wrest from her the power she still yields over him . . . But old passions are hard to tame.
Fiona's Roman Adventure
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2015 by Cat Celt Creative. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Fiona's adventure begins when her prized possession vanishes. A clue and instincts lead her down Rome's ancient streets until she fears all is lost ...but then the magic of timeless Rome reaches out. Help appears in the form of a few very unusual fur and feathered Romans who aid Fiona in her quest. Thus begins a detective tale that carries readers thru the Eternal City's most intriguing old sites.
Mystery at the Cabin
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Something strange is happening at the cabin. Twelve-year-old Sandy is determined to track down the source, with or without the help of her sister, Jacqueline. This book includes a sneak preview of the children's novel, A Pony for the Fair.