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Justice Comes Home
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After nearly four years of war, the citizens of Devlin's Crossing, Wisconsin, are grateful for a chance to celebrate peace, but police chief Patrick Morgan wants nothing to do with the city's massive street party. He can't understand how people can celebrate while his son lies dead in a grave somewhere in Europe, never to return home.
The Claret Murders
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Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,530. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An inheritance at risk and the discovery of an extraordinary cache of old wines during Nashville’s history-making flood leads to foul play and death in this Mark Rollins mystery adventure.
A Midsummer Night's Mayhem
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,450. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Teeming with mystery, mayhem, and the trio of cunning sister witches, A Midsummer Night’s Mayhem is a paranormal mystery with wicked twists to keep you guessing. A Midsummer Night’s Mayhem is the third novel of the witchy Mayhem sisters, Vivi, Honora, and Clover, and in keeping with an old family curse, trouble has returned and this time it’s murder.
Nowhere in Sight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,120. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Kate’s future becomes one puzzle after another when a mystery caller claims the portrait of Grandmother Petra belongs on their family tree. While Kate hunts for clues to locate the portrait, she struggles with family challenges, and yet another cry for help to unearth the stench at Glenwood cemetery. With a cop as backup, and Luanne at her side, Kate becomes a target not once, but twice!
The Man Who Would Not Die
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 147,850. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Written in the vein of the Count of Monte Cristo, The Man Who Would Not Die follows the adventures of Count Saint-Germain an enigmatic man of mystery who throughout the 18th century never appeared to age. The secret behind his longevity was never determined. His date of birth is unknown. His death was never confirmed.
Impostors at Blue Heron Lake
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Emily Gray goes to interview Stella Lessard in her home, she finds the sweet older woman dead. Stella’s odd will draws claimants to her estate. Nate, on the job as a sheriff’s deputy, stops a young woman for speeding and is stymied. She has the same name as another young woman who is trying to claim Stella’s estate. Who is the legal heir? And who brought murder again to the sleepy town of Bax
Nasty
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,910. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Courtney Literary. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Adultery pays. Murder doesn't. That is P.I. Nate 'Nasty' Jepson's motto, and he normally makes his living snapping pictures of cheating spouses. When a stranger is brutally shot in the passenger seat of his car, he finds himself in the middle of a gang war between battling triads, as well as a suspect in the murder. Nate must step far outside his comfort zone to clear himself and live to catch ano
Cat in a Yellow Spotlight
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sabotage and murder stalk the Las Vegas reunion show of ground-breaking rock band Black & White, which imploded years ago from an overdose of ego and drug abuse. Petite PR powerhouse Temple Barr and her faithful feline roommate Midnight Louie, Sam Spade in fur, must save any at-risk lives, including their own, and uncover the black and white lies that destroy hopes, lives, and family.
Our First Murder Together (A Nichols & Nichols Mystery)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An upscale, 30-something couple in suburban Atlanta acts as a private-eye team to solve mysteries together.
Dead Man Ohio
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,390. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
There's a monster under the bed! No, wait, it's too big to fit there. It's stealing Alice's car! Our intrepid crew of ghost hunters is at it again, this time in Ohio, where ghosts from the state's long-standing history roam the woods, and mythological beasts exist only in lore. Or do they?
Dressed to Kill
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,620. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Victor Espinoza, a short, youthful LAPD patrol officer, is sent undercover as a cross-dresser to catch a serial killer. His ambition to become a detective gets snarled when, ignoring his captain’s orders, he goes it alone and establishes himself at the Velvet Glove, a Hollywood bar that caters to transvestites and drag queens...and now, he’s targeted as the next victim.
The Tender Herb: A Murder in Mughal India
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1812 - Charles Murray is drawn to India to help an old servant. Going to the aid of one woman, he finds another and is pursued by a third. With imperial spies on the streets of Delhi, Murray must investigate the murder that brought him East, and redeem himself in his own eyes.
Die Now, Live Later
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Series: Mike Faraday P.I., Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 52,810. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014 by Piccadilly Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Tough private investigator Mike Faraday is about to expose a racket in the macabre setting of the freezer cemeteries of California, whose motto is Die Now, Live Later. Mike couldn’t resist Merna Freeman’s appeal for help — but the sardonic ex-Nazi concentration camp criminal Dr Krug has other plans for him . . .
Le notti buie dei Franchi
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Price: $7.89 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Anno Domini 781: nella cittá di Tours accadono misteriosi delitti.Qual è l'identità della prima vittima?Cosa si nasconde dietro agli omicidi?E chi è il misterioso investigatore?Una storia vera che sembra leggenda, con personaggi reali e una ambientazione accurata: il romanzo ha richiesto piú di due anni di lavoro e decine di volumi per la ricerca bibliografica necessaria.
The Curse of Thieves
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,390. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Million dollar motor yachts, high performance cars, masterpiece paintings and high value jewellery are being stolen all over Europe. Local police haven’t been able to catch the thieves as the goods are being moved across international borders. Can Major Vince Hamilton find out what is going on and who is responsible? His brief; to stop more valuable items going missing and find the culprits.
Pennant Man
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2014 by Mushroom Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A mystery novel about the breaking of the color line in major league baseball in the mid-forties...
Good As You
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
It shouldn’t matter if you’re gay, lesbian, transgendered, or sexless, each and every one of us has a right to exist. And Detective Rein Connery is more than happy to spread that message around as he works to solve the senseless, brutal murder of Dr. Eunice Sabara, a lesbian microbiologist who just so happens to be the world’s only hope for a cure for the disease that’s ravishing the country.
Ghost in the Hunt
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,030. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
CAINA AMALAS is the Ghost circlemaster of Istarinmul, the leader of the Emperor's spies in the city. With the aid of mysterious allies, she fights to stop the sinister plans of the ruthless Grand Master Callatas. But Callatas has spent two centuries preparing to remake humanity, and he will exterminate any who dare to oppose him.
Gene Pool
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,560. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Night comes to Whitton Falls, and with it a death, and then another and then a third. For Cate Somers, paleontologist and researcher, the university town she thought of as a safe harbor has an insidious element at work. The rules of what is ordinary no longer seem to apply. Cate gradually becomes aware that there is a hidden presence, alien and cold and impossible to stop.
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, the girls are off again - this time they are traveling in style - as they turn their attention to Adeline’s two oldest children in an attempt to determine if they are little more than self-indulgent socialites living off the fruits of her labor or if there is something more going on behind mansion doors.