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Jacks are Better
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
On A Caribbean cruise things go awry when a body is discovered, and a large sum of money is missing from the treasury. Later another body is discovered what happens next find out in Jacks are Better?
The Contrary Blues
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by The Mystery Company. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Contrary, West Virginia, a sleepy town with failing coal mines, has an urgent need for revenue. A federal grant for a non-existent bus system meets that need, until an auditor dies under mysterious circumstances. When the Department of Transportation sends Owen Allison to sort things out, Owen decides to let the phony subsidy continue until another body surfaces. Owen fears that he may be next.
Lamping the Lunk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Bradshaw: loner, outcast, mastermind. The City calls to Bradshaw. It always has. And now it holds him in its clutches. Will he ever escape again? A story of dark pasts and darker futures. Lamping the Lunk: A Bradshaw Short Story.
Mystery of the Vanished Gold
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,600. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Texas Ranger Hank Garcia and his FBI liaison, tough but beautiful Naomi Robertson, chase gold, money, and three perpetrators who robbed a Dallas bank. The gold and money disappear. Hank follows leads to Madrid, Spain, Johannesburg, South Africa, and Panama City, Panama. This story is set in 2007. It involves characters you will love, such as Hank and Naomi. Violence: Yes; F-word: No.
Under the Hill
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Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Get just a taste of what readers love about the Irish stories of New York Times bestselling author Sheila Connolly in this stand-alone short story.
Robbery Homicide
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Series: The FBI Special Agent Benson Cases. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,280. Language: American English. Published: October 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
NEW YORK. A series of home invasions have rocked the suburbs. FBI Special Agent Nick Benson heads a Taskforce set up to catch the suspects but they remain one step ahead of his efforts, which frustrates him. A planned raid on a suspect’s residence turns up dust. However, Nick is adamant that the suspect will resurface, and puts into action a tactic which keeps the suspect on edge.
Ghosts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Sue-Ann McKeown, small-town newspaper editor, visits the secret compound of Torrington to attend the funeral of a dear friend. Little does she know that the place has become full of ghosts. Yikes! This is the last story in the popular Small Town series of mysteries, which consists of three novels and a complete book of stories. The stories will be published in a single volume early in 2015.
Covens and Cocktails
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,640. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Four wonderfully witchy adventures from your favorite paranormal authors. Some Like It Hexed by Angie Fox Ghosts in the Graveyard by Liz Schulte Spirits of Bourbon Street by Deanna Chase Charmed and Dangerous by Rose Pressey
The Defective Detective : The Curious Case of the Kilchester Courier
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Chasing a parcel delivered to a neighbour, Clint is sucked into a remarkably civilised but mildly deranged crime scene. There he encounters almost-blackmail, not-actually prostitution, probable-sex scandals, genuine-imposters and the very real theft of something incredibly important. Twice.
L'Impasse mexicaine: Une mission de Ryan Lock
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,980. Language: French. Published: October 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Êtes-vous prêt à tout pour la justice?" «C'est une véritable chasse à l'homme, avec de la tension et de l'action à revendre… Les lecteurs qui aiment le frisson et les revirements de situation servis par un rythme soutenu se délecteront de ce récit sur la vie et la mort.» − Shotsmag
Bank Job
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Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
At first, the bank robbery doesn't seem very mysterious. After all, the CCTV footage shows a masked robber threatening bank clerk Jim Carling with a gun before disabling the cameras. However, the robber knew a bit too much about the bank, so Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd quickly suspects an insider. But who of the five bank employees is the insider? And what happened to Jim Carling?
Just Before Dawn, a Janie Ferguson novel
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Series: Rancher. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,080. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Janie Ferguson is now living in Scotland with husband, Craig and daughter, Cecelia. Dual cases of murder and credit card fraud land in her lap as Special Agent in the U.S. Secret Service and she's back in danger. Danger of botching the job, wrecking her marriage and possibly putting her family in danger. How can she rise to the challenge when she's still battered from her last horrific case?
Murder Most Witchy
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 65,560. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Lightower family has been hunting down paranormal phenomena in the small town of North Harbor for generations. Unlike the rest of her family, librarian Wendy Lightower has never dreamed of chasing evil witches or unearthing magical secrets. When a murder is committed in her small town, Wendy has no choice but to help solve the magical murder.
Spillage
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Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Spillage is book 1 in the Advanced Smash Repairs Series - the story of a smash repair business that "knows too much."
From the Law Offices of Robson Garrett: The Case of Television v Reality
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Robson had dreamed about nothing else but to become just like the lawyers he watched on television growing up. It wasn't until one fateful night that his dream came crashing down on him.
Sylvie's Cowboy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,060. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Sylvie once had a penthouse, a Ferrari, jewels, and rich friends. Now she has what she can cram into her “classic” VW, plus half of a ranch in Nowhereville—shared with The Abominable Cowboy. Walt inherited The Pouty Princess when her father “died.” Walt’s supposed to keep her safe and happy. Ha! She’s dating a criminal, her dad’s still alive, and Walt lives a double life. What could go wrong?
Harriett
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 101,000. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The first meeting of the Tipton Hollow Psychic Circle doesn't go as planned, especially when one of their members ends up dead.It is love at first sight for Mark, but his courting of Harriett is hindered by a complex web of thefts, murders and lies.When Harriett begins to receive threats on her life, Mark faces a race against time to prove that there isn't such a thing as ghosts - or is there?
Chasing the Setting Sun
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
This is a stand-alone second book in a series of alternate history baseball-oriented stories (the first being See the PEBA on $25 a Day). Six seasons have passed since Casey and his friend Don-o saved the game in America. Now Don-o is gone, and Casey is a reporter who is alone and trying once again to find himself, all while immersed in a Japanese baseball culture he doesn't understand.
Murder on Hilda - Slippery Slopes
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Series: Space Detective - A Skip Brown Adventure. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,500. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Third book in the “Space Detective - A Skip Brown Adventure” series. The adventures of Skip Brown continue as the Chief of Police tries to take a long-awaited ski vacation on the planet Hilda, only to find that he’s involved in another brutal murder. His newest detective Judith Hill, and his experienced detective Fred Stoshinburg again come to his rescue. Or, will all three end up as victims also?
The Ice Cream War a mystery of hot fudge and murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mary and Jerry went to high school together in their small Nebraska town before Jerry left for Southern California and Mary opened her ice cream shop. Then Jerry returned and opened his own ice cream shop and the ice cream war begins. Things take a murderous turn when a body is found in Jerry’s shop and the war looks like it might kill them both.