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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Living a hustlers life on the mean streets of the city ain't easy! Working long hours every day just to survive. But it's even tougher when you've lost a friend on those very same streets. And you're within reach of the one who killed him!
Lust, Money & Murder - Book 6, The Extraction (VIP READER COPY - to be updated weekly)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
This is Book 6 of of the Lust, Money & Murder series, hot off the virtual presses! This VIP Reader copy is being published serially on my blog (www.mikewellsbooks.com) every day (Monday-Friday) This Smashwords file is updated weekly and is free for readers on my VIP Reader List - join here to get code - http://mikewellsblog.blogspot.com/p/join-mike-wells-vip-reader-list-free.html
The Gaf Killer ~ Son of Zodiac
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,380. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A serial killer, calling himself The Gaf, starts an interstate killing spree that quickly propels him to the top of the FBI’s most wanted list. Special Agent David Drake and his hand-picked team of agents drop everything and form a taskforce with one purpose—to track down this psychopath and bring him to justice.
Death and a Cup of Tea
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 46,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Elm Books Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Elm Books is proud to resent the fourth book in our award-winning mystery collection, with eight stories featuring a female sleuth and tea. Choose your brew carefully... some are comforting, others are deadly. Stories by: Lee Mullins, Albert Tucher, Robert D. Hughes, Lynn Finger, Sharon Nelson, Stefanie Rico, Wendy Worthington and Cheryl Korte, edited by Jess Faraday
Secrets at Abbott House
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,440. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Secrets at Abbott House is a wickedly fun time-shifting mystery. The plot twists and turns from international corporate hacking, sweatshop trafficking & murder to Civil War-era family secrets of slavery & forbidden love. Follow savvy sheroes Sandra Troux, Bobbi Power & Lizbet Sheridan as they kick butt along the historic Underground Railroad from New Jersey to the Carolinas to Haiti, and back.
Zbyt krótkie szczęście
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,520. Language: Polish. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Powieść kryminalna. We wrocławskiej dzielnicy Biskupin zostaje zastrzelonych dwoje licealistów. Dziewczyna i chłopak będący parą. Śledztwo, które podejmuje komisarz Marek Przygodny, toczy się mozolnie, brak podejrzanych, brak jednoznacznych tropów.
21 Weeks: Week 1
Price: Free! Words: 13,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015 by Riley LaShea. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Beck Nash arrives in the Las Vegas Metropolitan Police Department’s Homicide division with a shaky reputation and a lot to prove. Trying to adjust to the mold, Beck's only goal is to make it to week’s end. But as shocking as the first day of her first week in Homicide turns out, it will be nothing compared to her last.
Under the Coconut Tree
Series: The Chupplejeep Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,490. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the body of Sandeep Shah is found nestled amongst a pile of coconut husks, Detective Arthur Chupplejeep and Police Officer Pankaj are called to investigate They have their work cut out, sifting through village life, rumour and gossip to find the truth. Will Chupplejeep be able to solve the case and return peace to the sleepy village of Utol once again?
Rumble Strip - A Blackstone Valley Mystery Novelette
Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tricia Forney was exhausted. She'd put in a long night working at the Boston Law Library. All she wanted to do was get home, trudge up the snowy hill to her front door, feed the tiger barbs, and get some sleep. If she could just drive the few remaining miles ... Her eyes faded closed ... BRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR BRRR BRRR BRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRR BRRR BRRR What was that??
The Unusual Cases of Inspector Martinelli Book 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 146,460. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
A Vampire in the Vatican. Nun with a Gun and The Aesinas Codex in ONE book. Not a boxed set but a continuous story.
The Look of a Twelve-Year Old
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,620. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Meet Claire Peters. From seemingly innocent youngster to evil conniver, she takes you on her journey from lowly Saturday Girl working at The Glass Stiletto shoe store located in small town Heatherly, to murderous executive for a leading company: SLATES Inc. of London.
The Lost Torah of Shanghai (A Lily Kovner Mystery, #2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lily Kovner, while scoffing at her nickname, the “Jewish Miss Marple,” undertakes the improbable quest of finding a Torah gone missing in Shanghai. Political intrigue and long-buried resentments of an ancient community figure into a journey plagued by threats, physical attack and murder. And the ultimate unraveling of the theft opens a Pandora’s box of personal history in a Jewish community...
The Hugger-Mugger Heart
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,110. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
The Hugger-Mugger heart brings back James Gossip! Read the continuing saga of James Gossip and his One Road Ministries team’s fight again a deadly government objective called Project Abaddon. Determined to eradicate Christianity, Abaddon strikes church members with enormous financial burdens, and limits their religious rights.
The Keeper: Episode 4
Series: The Keeper, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 30, 2015 by K.I. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Episode 4 of The Keeper series. The journey so far: The letter has been opened, and the key has been used. What now?
The Presley Thurman Mysteries Box Set #2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 188,080. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Laina Turner Media, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In this 5 book cozy mystery box set, Follow Presley Thurman as she solves crimes and makes her way in the world. Included in this set are: Tiaras & Texans Cupids & Crooks Vows & Victims Romance & Revenge Accessories & Alibis
Haunting at Ocean House: A James Murray Mystery
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 91,800. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Los Angeles. 1939. Writer James Murray and his wife, a famed newspaper reporter, set out to investigate a famous mystic who holds seances for the rich and powerful of Hollywood in this, the fifth and concluding James Murray Mystery. Someone is trying to convince others that the dead niece of a famous actress is out for revenge. Can James and his wife team up to solve the mystery?
Vigilante
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Vigilante is a short story about a small-town police detective called upon to assist in the investigation of the bombing of a motorcycle gang's clubhouse.
Sick In Shadows
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tate Marsdon, MD, a successful cosmetic and reconstructive plastic surgeon, shows up for dinner at Henry and Imogen Vine’s home one evening to find his host stabbed to death with an exotic Navaja knife. Even with Imogen’s confession of the cold-blooded killing, little does Tate know that Henry is only one victim in a series of unrelated murders and the killer is not done.
Stateline
Price: Free! Words: 93,320. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cancel the wedding–the groom is dead. When a tycoon’s son is murdered the night before his wedding, the enraged and grief- stricken father offers investigator Dan Reno (that’s Reno, as in no problemo) a life-changing bounty to find the killer. Reno, nearly broke, figures he’s finally landed in the right place at the right time. It’s a nice thought, but then...
Mystery at the Fair
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,810. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Between managing the annual Greyson fair and pursuing the shadowy trail of destruction left by a murderer, Jean Hays has her hands full dealing with drunken brawls and nasty falls, suspicious ex-wives and keen-sharp knives. And that’s not to mention the stubborn Police Chief himself. Will Jean find the truth before the killer decides enough is enough?