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A Case Most Peculiar
Series: The Robert Carson Files. Price: Free! Words: 54,240. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
A single step into the unknown will have ramifications that will echo down through the centuries. A legacy known to those who come after him only as “The Robert Carson Files”. Join him on his first chronicled adventure as he attempts to unravel the facts surrounding the death of a man who seemed to come from nowhere and died in a place where nearly everyone had a motive to for his murder.
He Was Her Man (A Samantha Adams Mystery, #6)
Series: The Samantha Adams Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,640. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Amateur sleuth Samantha Adams journeys to the unlikely place of Hot Springs, Arkansas, partly to celebrate with an old friend who just won the lottery, and partly to recover from being jilted by her boyfriend. But a kidnapping with a million-dollar ransom demand diverts Sam's attentions straight into the arms of a killer.
She Walks in Beauty (A Samantha Adams Mystery, #4)
Series: The Samantha Adams Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,550. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The fourth suspenseful mystery starring ace crime reporter Sam Adams--from the author of First Kill All the Lawyers. Sam has just turned 40, and the last thing she wants to do is cover the Miss America Pageant. But in Atlantic City Sam discovers what's beautiful and what's deadly when an obnoxious pageant judge mysteriously disappears.
Deadly Reunion (A Cealie Gunther Mystery, #3)
Series: The Cealie Gunther Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,380. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On a trip that will make readers recall reunions they didn’t want to attend (but went to anyway), widowed Cealie Gunther gets a call to join friends from high school for a get-together during an Alaskan cruise. She hasn’t seen them for years, but jumps in when she learns a good female friend who’s attending has a major problem to solve.
Killer Cousins (A Cealie Gunther Mystery, #2)
Series: The Cealie Gunther Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,600. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Spunky widow Cealie Gunther flies into Tennessee after receiving frantic messages from her cousin Stevie Midnight that she needs Cealie’s help, or she’ll die. Cealie and Stevie never got along when they were young, but Cealie can’t refuse Stevie’s cry for assistance.
Relative Danger (A Cealie Gunther Mystery, #1)
Series: The Cealie Gunther Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,820. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Spunky widowed Cealie Gunther is a woman of a certain age whose zeal for adventure keeps her in the thick of things—like trouble. She pops up in town early to watch her motherless granddaughter Kat graduate, only to discover that because of a custodian's death—accidental—or murder?—graduation might not take place.
Gone with the Zombies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,920. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A small literary symposium invites the king of zombie parodies, but he's followed by droves of wannabe zombies. Until murder buys a membership! Can the cops find the killer in a hotel full of suspects? Jamie Oglethorpe hopes so. She just wants to start her new job as a fashion designer, and get away from zombie costumes. Besides, she's no detective. If only she could convince her boss of that!
La puissance des ordinaires - volume 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,510. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Lara, jeune fille en fugue passionnée de littérature, attend le train. Sa quête de liberté va nous entraîner dans un long périple, plein de rebondissements. De Paris en passant par la Côte d'Azur, jusqu' à Lesbos, se croiseront des destins plus ou moins extra-ordinaires.
Shadow Hunt
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,540. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2015 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Max Barrett, Black Wolf’s top operative, is part MMA fighter, part gunfighter, and all rock and roll. His new assignment: secretly protect the President’s only daughter. But when she’s kidnapped and Barrett races against time to save her life, he uncovers the chilling truth: the kidnapping was only a small part of a much more devious plan that could end the world as we know it!
Three Retired Detectives In Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three novellas featuring all three detectives from C. D. Moulton's series. CD Grimes, Nick Storie and Clint Faraday. They are all getting older. Cases of international intrigue, murder and protecting the comarca
Family Skeleton Rainy City Mystery #2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,830. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Seattle private eye Eddie Hummel gets called onto the case of a family with a missing twenty-year-old daughter. However, there’s more to the Filmore family than meets the eye. Here, in the hardboiled ’70s, Hummel puts his sleuthing skills into high gear and starts rattling a few … family skeletons.
After August
Series: William R. Burkett, Jr.. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,530. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The time was 1959. Walter was a cook at Dawson’s Famous Seafood Restaurant supporting his tubercular wife in an inland sanatorium and their daughter, who lived with her mother’s parents. He was a loner who minded his own business until Corinne came to work as a waitress and he saw a chance to grab a little moment of happiness with her. “A nearly lost masterpiece is discovered ..."
Twin Killing (Rainy City Mystery #1)
Series: William R. Burkett, Jr.. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,230. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The seventies in Seattle: XXX-rated theatres on First Avenue and a dramatic economic meltdown that swamped the street activism of the sixties and led to the famous billboard lament: Will the last person leaving Seattle turn out the lights. The blonde with blatant curves hired Eddie Hummel for a job that only got more weird as time went on. Before it was over he would be knee-deep in bodies….
It Takes a Thief
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by Matthew Lynn. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Playing outside, a young boy, Jack, witnesses a brutal murder. A man is beaten in the head with a sledge-hammer and then run over. He faints and is soon discovered near the victim. Robbie Duncan, a private detective, realizes that Jack is a key witness. Can Robbie find the killer before they can get to Jack? Should he enlist the help of the police, or someone more sinister…?
Consumed By Fire
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,840. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sometimes Crime Pays Sometimes There Is Not Enough Evidence To Convict Sometimes Death's Door Is The Only Exit
One Last Thought
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Oso Boyer might be considered a poster boy for good cops, but every man has his breaking point. For him, it’s the point where his family is put in danger. What starts out as an arson and murder investigation turns into something much more, and while Boyer is trying to piece together all the various clues, someone is stalking his sister and nephew.
Mangrove Bayou (A Troy Adam/Mangrove Bayou Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Troy Adam, mixed-race, ex-Army, and northern-born, is fired from his job as a Tampa cop. Looking for work, Adam finds himself in Mangrove Bayou, a small gulf coast Florida town in the midst of the Ten Thousand Islands/Everglades National Park region. No sooner does he arrive than a prominent citizen is found dead. Although the medical examiner rules the case an accident,Troy thinks murder...
Forever, Sonny
Series: The River Bend Chronicles, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,270. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Sonny Bosco, one of the actors who came to River Bend for a community project last spring, stayed to die. She is surrounded by friends to help her passage. A sick child is also facing death as his mother, an environmental attorney, and her team investigate water quality issues on the river. An environmentalists is murdered at the same time detectives find another body. River Bend at its best.
Someone Cares
Series: The River Bend Chronicles, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Jason is a victim of a fight in the park and is thrown into a fishing boat and set adrift on the river. Dusty organizes a search for the youngster. During this hectic period, Sean Hennessey returns to River Bend to claim his inheritance. Sean becomes a suspect in Dusty’s investigation. Lynn is injured in a truck accident. And sons reconcile with their parents. A typical happenstance in River Bend.
An Act of Charity
Series: The River Bend Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
In this fourth book in the River Bend Chronicles, Lynn Powers and Dusty Reid have broken off their engagement to the consternation of both families. But Lynn gets drawn into a murder that requires Dusty’s intervention. Two actors are found dead in two days. During the investigation, Dusty pleads with Lynn to elope, but the killer has other plans for Lynn. Murder and marriage; what a combination!