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Valentined
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Series: Essie Cobb Senior Sleuth Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A secret admirer has more than romance in mind for ninety-year-old Essie Cobb, and she and her fellow residents of the Happy Haven Assisted Living Facility are determined to find out just what.
Blind to the Bones
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Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The 4th novel in the award-winning Cooper & Fry series, set in England's beautiful and atmospheric Peak District. A death in rural family-from-hell the Oxleys brings Derbyshire detectives Ben Cooper and Diane Fry to the remote and unfriendly community of Withens. Re-opening the case of a student missing for the past two years reveals more dark secrets in Withens - and more violence yet to come.
Movie Magic: Suzi B. Mystery #2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The movie business is complicated enough on its own, but that doesn't stop little Suzi from manipulating the production of a film to help her find out who killed someone she knew. As usual, all the adults are amazed at how she puts her plan in motion, and pulls it off with the cameras rolling. You'll be sitting on the edge of your seat as she tries to complete her devious plan.
Delayed Justice
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Price: Free! Words: 47,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The time was 1969, the place Vietnam. 2nd Lt. Frank Desio and his men were involved in a massacre in a small village near Bon Son and a subsequent cover up. Twenty five years later, the event comes back to haunt Frank and the members of his platoon.
Dying for a Clue
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Series: The Jennifer Marsh Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
The third in the very funny Jennifer Marsh Mystery series! Jennifer is going undercover...sort of. She's the brand new assistant to real-life private eye Johnny Zeeman. So what if he's a little sleezy? He's agreed to let her tag along on his next case. But when someone is murdered and Johnny's wounded, she finds herself with a 17-year-old client with family secrets that could get them both killed.
The Missing Groom
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Price: Free! Words: 2,780. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The perfect marriage was about to take place until the groom stops for breakfast at a Chinese restaurant.
Evil On The Peak (Stroll Jardine mystery 1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Asia's richest person is murdered. His wife, girlfriend, two ex-wives and heir were all with him before he died. Can an unknown ex-detective, summoned by the dead man himself, tell police officers why a billionaire was killed?
Scared to Live
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Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,690. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
An assassination in the night, the victim a harmless middle-aged woman. Can she be as innocent as she seems? Rose Shepherd's death raises many questions – unlike the family killed in a tragic house fire. But DS Diane Fry finds a link that crosses borders between nations, and between right and wrong. She and DC Ben Cooper discover why some people are scared to live, and others are fated to die.
The Dead Place
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Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,520. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Bones where there should be none and a chilling warning challenge detectives Ben Cooper and Diane Fry. While Fry is sure there's a murderer at work and it may be too late, Cooper is investigating a case of body snatching, entering the world of those whose lives revolve around death. Does an obsession with death make for a killer? And what horrors await when they finally find the dead place?
Physics Can Be Fatal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who killed the noted physicist? Did he fall into a black hole? Was he strangled by a string theory? Edwina Goodman is determined to find out--and she'll use all of her knowledge of physics, along with her common sense and some help from young detective Will Tenney to find out.
The Scarlet Sentinels: An RCMP novel based on true events
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,920. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012 by Agio Publishing House. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
John C. Smith draws on his experience as an RCMP detachment watch commander to illustrate the complexities of police work -- the tragic, sad, happy and sometimes satisfying events that are experienced by members of the Force, in their efforts to provide professional police service to Canadians. Anyone considering a career in the Force should read this book.
Creation 2.0
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,330. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A Short Story Arrested for the brutal murders of nine coeds, he says he’s the creator of the world and wants the arresting detective to help him prove it. A nutcase. Or is he? There’s something about him that just doesn’t add up . . . .
Black and White and Dead All Over
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the skeleton of a teenage girl is uncovered at a construction site in Newark, journalist Brian Wilder must follow a twenty-two year old trail of deceit and lies to uncover the truth behind her death. While still struggling with his own tragic past, Brian uncovers a haunting secret of passion and anger that could threaten to destroy one of the most powerful political families in Delaware.
The Missing Years
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
For the last 57 years, Murphy Riggins has been missing a basic part of his existence -- the first 18 years of his life. A terrible twist of fate left Murphy with no idea who he is, who his family is, or the place he was born and raised. Is there hope? Will his friend's invention be Murphy's ticket to a restored memory? Just who is Murphy Riggins?
Tanzi's Heat
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Series: Vince Tanzi, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Vince Tanzi gets a call from a woman who has just been shot at. He's at a low ebb in his life, but he takes the case. He thinks it's her husband, but exactly who her husband is, he's not sure--and she isn't, either. Vince's dry humor and keen observations propel this mystery-romance across central Florida, through Buddhist temples, abandoned factories and hurricanes. Suspense, with wit and edge.
The Last Bird
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this literary thriller, a pair of seemingly unrelated murders roil the idyllic campus of a coastal California university.
Skullduggery in Reykjavik
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A high tech company wants to put their first cloud computing center in Iceland and are surprised and confused when the application is rejected. A resourceful corporate trouble shooter, Josh Malley, is engaged to help. His investigation leads to assassination attempts upon himself and his wife. International corruption is found but not before much carnage is visited upon peaceful Iceland.
Frankenstein.com
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Series: Fog on the Tyne. Price: Free! Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Frankenstein.com is the sequel to Resident Fear. Two years on from arresting the serial killer involved, a new challenge faces D.C.I. Renton. The story is once again set in the Northeast of England, but this case appears to be more complicated than expected, compared with the stepwise murders of a serial killer. Several victims have apparently been simultaneously selected for a common purpose.
The Thirteenth Torment
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 141,930. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
A thrilling Detective Crime novel. DI Kate Landers and her team have a motto: "Victim safe, Villain confesses." Simple...But when a small boy is found watching a man burn to death in a garden shed, and no-one knows who the boy is or why he's there, Kate and her specialist team get dragged into a murder investigation. 'The wolves have been guarding the lambs, and the lambs are fighting back."
Tracking Murder: A Dale Kinsall Novella
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,810. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A stand-alone novella in the Dale Kinsall mystery series (NOSE FOR TROUBLE; SCENT OF DANGER): Who really has the nose for trouble…Flagstaff veterinarian Dale Kinsall or his young Beagle Sully? A trip to New Mexico for a tracking dog test leaves Dale with as many questions as answers…especially when Sully, true to form, tracks his way to more than the final glove.