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Diabla meets Abaddon
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Price: Free! Words: 20,510. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Diabla is tough. She thinks she's seen everything, but that doesn't include Abaddon. He's on a mission from God, and that mission includes murder. Two women are dead, defiled beyong imagination. If she's not careful, she'll be the third. She Ricky set out on an investigation that disgusts them as it unfolds. Unfortunately, they're the only ones who have a clear shot at bringing a psycho to justic
Ripper's Ghost
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,600. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 by Triplicity Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Spencer is shocked to learn that she may have biological ties to the infamous Jack The Ripper and doesn't believe a word of it, until she realizes that the murders are being repeated verbatim 125 years later and by someone referring to himself as Ripper's Ghost. She works with a Scotland Yard inspector to try and stop the killer before word spreads across London that Saucy Jack has returned.
The Diamond Chain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,600. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Join Major Vince Hamilton as he solves his first case as a Private Investigator. The business of Fortiscues, Diamond Dealers to the Queen, is about to collapse. A rival dealership is selling diamonds at ridiculously low prices and the directors of Fortiscues contract him to prove that the gems are being obtained illegally, and, to stop the flow of the cheap gems. Murder and mayhem follow him.
Blast from the Past: Bomb Squad NYC Incident 4
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,210. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Is Kieran Lehane a good cop on a rogue investigation? Or is he just a rogue cop? The NYPD Bomb Squad's oldest detective secretly pursues the closed case of Triangle Flight 699. Pretty soon he has the feds' attention, his squad's attention, and the terror-ists' attention. There's just one problem: He may soon be forced to choose between saving the next planeful of victims and saving himself.
All Things Slip Away
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,360. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the small town of Spookie there's a clever but obviously deranged killer kidnapping people...one, two, three are missing. Can artist Abby and ex-homicide detective Frank catch them before the next victim is spirited away? Or is the next victim someone even closer to them?
Scraps of Paper
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,090. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A widow starts a new life in a small quaint town full of quirky characters and in renovating her new home finds “scraps of paper” that make her suspect two children and a woman went missing from the house...30 years ago. Are they just missing or were they murdered? In trying to solve the mystery she and her ex-homicide detective friend put themselves in grave danger.
Disposable People
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,390. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Even Adelheid has a dark side... (This is Adelheid #5.)
The White Devil of Dublin
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Series: Ryan O'Clery Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Drake Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An historian claiming to have information about Detective Ryan O’Clery’s family has been murdered. His investigation will take him to 12th century Ireland, a time of the Viking invasion, to a man known as The White Devil of Dublin, and to a secret his family kept hidden for over eight hundred years. It will also bring him face to face with an arch enemy determined to finish the job he started.
A Denial of Death
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Series: Helen Binney Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,200. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Helen Binney investigates the disappearance of a member of her charitable knitting group, the yarn trail leads to a husband in denial, a secret bank account, and a shallow grave. If Helen can keep her wits about her, she may be able to untangle herself from one sticky situation, and catch a killer in the process.
The Butler Didn't Do It - Three Detective Mysteries benefiting the Humane Society of the US
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 198,980. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2014 by Cook Street Publishing cookstreetpublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Butler Didn’t Do It is a value priced collection of fast-paced detective mysteries set in the Western United States. These stories will grab you and take you along for a can’t-put-it-down ride. All of the proceeds of The Butler Didn’t Do It go to the Humane Society of the United States.
A Bloody Nuisance
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,810. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Andy Burke's first night as head of violent crimes in a town that had never had any violent crimes and there are two bodies. Then the FBI gets involved. Then the CIA. What was going on?
Thirteen, an anthology of crime stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An eerie emerald skull holds the clue to a woman’s origins…and to murder. A bureaucrat stumbling home on a winter evening sees a lion…or does he? Senior citizens show their mettle…and their sinister side. And, more importantly, how do you get rid of a troublesome body and plan the perfect wedding…at the same time? Within these pages lie the answers!
Miss Henry Mysteries Volume 2 (Books 5-8)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,180. Language: American English. Published: September 13, 2014 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Miss Henry Mysteries Volume 2 is a 103k word compendium of books 5-8 in the series. It includes the novels "Blue Period", "Memento Mori", "Eye of the Beholder", and "Drowning Pool".
Ellie Jordan, Ghost Trapper
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Series: Ellie Jordan, Ghost Trapper, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,840. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Ellie Jordan’s job is to catch and remove unwanted ghosts. Part detective, part paranormal exterminator, Ellie operates out of Savannah, Georgia, one of the oldest and most haunted cities in North America. She thinks her new case is a by-the-book specter, but finds herself confronting an evil older and more powerful than she’d ever expected, rooted in the dark history of an old mansion.
Kill Him Again: Fifteen Variations on a Country House Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,890. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Fifteen Versions of a Murder and Its Solution A storm and high seas isolate a house party at Morthead Manor situated in southwest England on a headland connected to the mainland by a narrow neck of land. In the style of 1920s Golden Age mysteries, this collection explores different scenarios as to how, why and by whom the host is murdered.
The Cat's Last Meow
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Veterinarian Dr. Heidi Knack already has trouble with disorderly patients and their overbearing owners. But when a miserly old man's cat is poisoned, it’s up to Heidi to find out who did it before he shuts down her practice. As she desperately tries to appease her best paying client, she stumbles upon another victim—this time a human. Can she solve the case before she's the next victim?
Sharp Compassion
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,710. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Malicious gossip, madness and revenge lead to rumours, violence and deaths in a small English market town.
The Secret DNA Code
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Graduate students try to decode the history of the universe they think is encoded in our DNA. Fanatic fundamentalists learn of the project and try to stop them at any cost. The mystery, propelled by a foreign embassy, deepens as the FBI and the NSA become involved in trying to protect the researchers. A hired assassin keeps the action going fast and furious.
Pledge Allegiance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,690. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Texas in the 1980s, a young black high school student says he won't play for varsity football because they carry the confederate flag. When five of the starting line up follow Clay off the team, the situation turns explosive. And then, the police find a body hanging from the goal posts. It's one of the players, and a note says, one down and six to go....
Hamlet, Prince of Denmark
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,820. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Classics
It is a tale of ghosts, of madness, of revenge - of old alliances giving way to new intrigues. Denmark is changing, shaking off its medieval past. War with Norway is on the horizon. And Hamlet - son of the old king, nephew of the new - becomes increasingly entangled in a web of deception - and murder.