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Spoiled Fruit
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Series: The Girls, Book 4. Price: $3.59 USD. Words: 50,160. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In Spoiled Fruit - Adeline, Anna and Carolyn, turn their attention to Adeline’s two older children. At first glance they seem to be little more than self-indulgent socialites. With the arrival of her grandson and the return of her youngest daughter in just weeks, it is time to face the possibility that dark secrets could unravel a seemingly perfect life.
The Demands of the Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When two Mexican police are murdered in guerrilla territory in Chiapas, Mexico, a US firm close to the Mexican government is contracted to do an independent investigation. Mark Brown has his own ghosts and his own agenda, and has to work both sides to solve the case, in a place where any mistake could endanger lives - or reignite a war.
Denim Blues Mysteries, Book 1: Retired and on the Rocks
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A missing engagement ring leads to murder... It's been a month since Denim McHart hung up his private investigating career after he ended up with a bullet in his leg. The injury has forced Den to re-evaluate future goals in his career, his love-life and his spiritual life. To keep himself busy in early retirement, he's been attempting to restore an antique table and he's officially bored...
Stay, Illusion
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Series: Marius Besshaven, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,180. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Two bodies. Murder-suicide, the authorities say. Marius Besshaven thinks the sheriff has it all wrong. The man they’re blaming had too much to live for, and there's someone else. A burned man, a man without a face whose past is darker and more frightening than anyone ever suspected. Marius's investigation forces him to tangle with a madman who may take from him all that he holds dear.
Hollownton Homicide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Homicide detective Anthony Hollownton thought he had seen it all until he and his partner, Rick Nelson, are called to a murder scene unlike any Tony has come across. There are no witnesses and none of the neighbors heard a thing. Once Tony starts to investigate the facts of the case become stranger and stranger. As the body count rises Tony is drawn into a world he did not know existed.
Mark Rollins' New Career and the Women's Health Club
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Price: Free! Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Against the backdrop of daily life in his fitness club for socially elite, wealthy women of Nashville, Tennessee, Mark Rollins investigates the disappearance of a club member's investment banker husband. The mystery reaches far beyond Nashville's city limits and puts Rollins and team in the gun sites of an organized criminal enterprise.
Murder Al Dente
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Series: Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After a disastrous stint as a TV chef, Andy Buckland finds herself back home working in her family's southern pasta shop. But Andy's troubles multiply when she discovers a dead body at a catered party with the words "welcome home" written next to it. Is it a warning? A threat? Or a frame-up job? With the help of her over-the-top Italian family, Andy is determined to find out. Recipes included!
Twice The Suspense Collection
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,110. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014 by R. E. Vick. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
A collection of Carol Anne Vick's first two novels: THE VILLAGE OF GERARD's CLIFF and THE SUMMER OF GAUGUIN under one cover.
Twisted Key
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Series: Terry Rankin, Book 3. Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 89,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Terry Rankin's new client is living under a death sentence, and both her ex-husband and her father are anxious to see it carried out. She also has a daughter who is missing. Terry has to protect his client, find the daughter and stay alive. All at the same time. If only it were that easy...if only that was all there was to it...
Hog Valley
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Series: Terry Rankin, Book 2. Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 109,180. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bloody murder, kidnapping, illegal drugs and lots and lots of cash gone missing. It's all happening in Florida, and Terry Rankin is right in the middle of it. What could go wrong?
The Big Bend
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Series: Terry Rankin, Book 1. Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 105,960. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Terry Rankin, sole proprietor of Rankin Personal Security Services in Orlando, Florida, accepts a private meeting with a potential client. Sheila Adamson is looking for a bodyguard to protect her from her abusive husband, but Rankin refuses to take the job until she begins divorce proceedings. Moments later, Mrs. Adamson is dead and Rankin is buried beneath the rubble of his house.
Days and Lies
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,100. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
"Days and lies" is a psychological thriller, set in the University town of Madison, Wisconsin, that is guaranteed to keep you guessing. Yes. A twelve mile system of tunnels really does exist below the campus. So does the Willy Web, the Lair, and the answer to how a little girl becomes invisible. .
Falcon's Bend Series, Book 5: As Patient as Death
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Series: Falcon's Bend, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,660. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Until death do us part... Lisa and Falcon's Bend Police Department Detective Pete Shasta are enjoying roles as Mommy and Daddy to their adopted baby boy. Despite the radical adjustment, they've never been happier or more fulfilled as individuals and as a couple. Seeing the contrast of her own marriage and that of her neighbor's, Lisa can't help sticking her nose in where it doesn't belong...
Death Works at Night: An Ian McBriar Murder Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective Sergeant Ian McBriar is called to investigate a death that seems to have no motive and an obvious suspect that has no alibi. And the deeper he goes, the darker the trail of death becomes. Set against the backdrop of 1974 Toronto, Ian must also prove his love to the woman he has come to care about and to her son who has come to look on him as a father.
Angel's Bidding
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Series: Patricia Delaney "eGumshoe" Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,640. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Patricia Delaney, first-of-her-kind "eGumshoe," uses her wits and computer research savvy in 1990s Cincinnati, Ohio to track a killer who threatens with antique hatpins... and kills with malice.
Missing Link (The Davenport Mysteries)
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Price: Free! Words: 60,930. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Three Crimes: One Common Thread Agent Kiara Davenport was sent undercover to unearth the wrongdoings within Cooper Industries. However, when she reached Kingston, she started to find things that pointed at something bigger than what she had anticipated. And, then suddenly another crime happened that she felt was linked to the whole racket. She had to uncover the whole crime syndicate against her
The Runaway Reporter (Hyder Ali #3)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Hyder Ali is charged for attempted murder and the victim is Detective Tom Nolan.
The Game Begins
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,670. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a man is murdered for no apparent reason in Chicago, homicide detective Lt. Barton is assigned to investigate. In this psychological thriller, a devious killer personally challenges Chicago’s homicide detective. The killer meticulously organizes his thoughts with analytical precision, thinks through his elaborate plans and reviews every minute detail a thousand times.
Horse Sense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“The colt is grey!” Words that will lead Chris and Alicia Mallory once again into mystery and murder. When Olympic Dressage Rider Alex Craig learns she has been the victim of fraud and theft she calls on Alicia and Chris Mallory to discover who has stolen her dream of a foal by the world’s top dressage stallion. When people start dying, they must race to unmask the murderer.
Specterworld
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Series: Interworld, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Grimoire Books. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
First there was a break-in at the Tool Works Plant, followed by a breakdown of security mechs and a general break-up of the beleaguered burg’s complacent conformity. And now the Mayor is gone – dissolved along with the top two levels of City Hall. For Chief of Security Plus, Tom Dunjer, the key to Happy City’s unhappiness can be found in the Specterworld – a phantom stratum from a bygone time.