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No Substitute for Maturity (Subbing isn't for Sissies #3)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,470. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After tangling with killers (NO SUBSTITUTE FOR MURDER) and a deranged drug dealer (NO SUBSTITUTE FOR MONEY), substitute teacher Barbara Reed craves routine, relaxation, and quality time with drug cop Dave Martin. But politics, protests, personality conflicts get in the way. And so does murder.
No Substitute for Money (Subbing isn't for Sissies #2)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,390. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Substitute teacher Barbara Reed knows using the word “perfect” is a sure way to jinx romance, finance, and circumstance. When her drug-cop boyfriend uses the P-word, her car breaks down, her domineering sister drops in, a computer hacker creates chaos at the high school, a hulking thug threatens violence, and a drug dealer decides Barb and her tiny dog Cheese Puff are his tickets out of trouble.
Bajo la niebla de Londres
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,620. Language: Spanish. Published: November 28, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
“Bajo la niebla de Londres” tiene elementos comunes a la primera novela de Francisco R. Delgado, como algunos de los personajes principales y el que se desarrolle casi toda la acción en Londres
Slivers of Glass
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,120. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Shorebird Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Summer 1955: The body of a woman thought to be killed three years earlier is found behind a theater in Hollywood. Movie stuntman Skylar Drake, a former LAPD detective, is dragged into the investigation. He can make no sense of the crime until he discovers a dirty underworld and unearths deep-seated… greed.
The Second Crack
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Just before Christmas Anne starts a desperate search for her twin sister that leads her down paths and into lives that she never imagined.
The Mystery Directive - A Jack Ryan Mystery Thriller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Sizzler Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From the #1 short story thriller writer of The Mystery Caller and Subway comes a suspense thriller that you will read in one sitting. A world on the brink of collapse…. Agent Grant Clark embarks on a mission into the most dangerous place in the world…. To make a discovery that will change the world as we know it. Jack Ryan brings you one more pulsating, quick, violent and thrilling roller-coaster.
Murder in Belgrave Square
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
January, 1892. Night. Fog. London. A cemetery. An abandoned hearse with an old coffin. Inside the coffin is the body of a young, stylishly-dressed woman. Her throat has been slashed. The chase is on as Scotland Yard’s best detective relentlessly pursues the evidence, even when it directs him toward Queen Victoria’s family.
In Search of Justice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,910. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective Gage Santana is trying to be fair, to cover all bases, to keep an open mind. Unfortunately the clues of crime he is investigating—involving a brutal murder, a notorious affair and shady business dealings—keep pointing him in increasingly dangerous directions he doesn’t want to go.
Killer Notebook
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
As Detective Sergeant Jerzey Swift begins her search for the killer, Ray Cleveland, is called in as a consultant to help. When another murder occurs the case is thrown into chaos. Taking place in thewine country on the Crystal Coast of North Carolina, the action stretches as far as Philadelphia, Pa. Jerzey’s life becomes at risk from an old adversary.
Murder at the Johnson House
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,420. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lives intertwine in a snarled web of deceit, seduction, greed and murder. On a sweltering night in 1895, Pinkerton Detective Earl Buchanan witnesses Orville Devey murder his friend George Hutchinson. Buchanan vows to Devey dead or alive. He tracks Devey to Chicago, where Orville Devey, Sam Telfer and Thomas Trimble align themselves in illegal white slave trade.
Real Illusions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,040. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
The mansion in the woods holds chilling secrets that have sauntered down throughout the generations. Trent Matheson, a victim of a brutal past he had absolutely nothing to do with is afraid of what lies within him. The money, the power, the newly-found love… cannot subdue what is inherently a part of him.
Detective's Shadow
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,060. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Rachael is a troubled woman who has no memory of her childhood. Kerr is a secretive private investigator who wants to forget his past. Thrown together they form an unlikely partnership and he helps her to face the fears that haunt her. But as she starts unravelling the mystery surrounding Kerr it becomes harder for him to maintain the barriers he has put up to guard himself against his own demons
Mysterious Life Intro
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Price: Free! Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Miller is a straight laced guy looking for information and willing to break the law to do it. Nicole is a law breaker of the first degree and has no idea how to be a law abiding citizen. These two are hiding things while trying to find some important information. Can they and their friends work together and everyone get what they want? This is a series.
The Evil's Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Her imagination starts to run wild and she gets more scared with the banging sound of the open window in the room. “That’s just the wind,” she said in her mind. As she lies down on the bed, ready to cover up her whole body with her blanket, a loud sound fills the room. The window is now more open than before. Chelsea is shocked! She does not know what to do, until someone grabs her by the wrist.
Past Praying For
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,140. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
'Past Praying For' is a chilling, psychological mystery story by one of the masters of the genre.
Eye Snatcher
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A brutal murder. A devastating discovery. And that's just the first victim... Twisting and unpredictable, Eye Snatcher is the fourth book in the Brian McDone Mystery series from suspense author Ryan Casey. More brutal and dark than ever before, the book will be a delight for fans of previous books, or for new readers jumping on board this thrilling crime series.
Gary Phillips' Hollis P.I.
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Gary Phillips’ Nate Hollis leaps from the comic page to his first complete prose collection. Authors Juliet Blackwell, Bobby Nash, Aaron Philip Clark, and Derrick Ferguson join Phillips to create six double barreled tales of mystery and action. The streets are mean, but they don’t hold a stick of dynamite to Hollis, P.I. From creator Gary Phillips and Pro Se Productions.
Captured
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,130. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Eric is forced to make a decision he swore he would never make again: Should he leave Abby and their children to go halfway around the world in search of a friend who may be dead?
Mr Elbow & the Sunshine Machine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
For Mr Elbow, his work is his play, and his play his work. Luckily—for most—play doesn’t involve cooking human beings alive. That’s what makes Mr Elbow so unique. And so deadly. A story of possession, and farce. Mr Elbow & the Sunshine Machine: A Short Story.
Next of Kin
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Series: Death Valley Mystery, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,090. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As Homicide Detective Will Stellar comes to grips with his brother’s recent incarceration, he’s called out to the murder of a childhood friend. His investigation leads him to uncover secrets that could take down the Lake City Police Department and force him to walk a tightrope of politics and civic responsibility.