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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.
Death in a Small Town
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
John Thomas is a young former FBI agent who fell apart after a car wreck for which he blamed himself, afterward retreating into a bottle. His talent is to see connections between bits of evidence that others overlook. His best friend, the police chief of the small town where both were raised, is murdered execution style.
Dancing on a Tightrope
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,930. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014 by Lesli Richardson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wolf Mallory already has his share of problems—including a congressional investigation and trying to figure out what to do with his life after his forced retirement from military intelligence. But meeting the beautiful Vicky Agincourt lands him smack in the middle of a murder investigation. Can he clear her name before time runs out?
Forty & Out
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,520. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Someone is targeting Toledo's single women when they turn forty, tucking them into bed and turning birthday greetings into obituaries. Newly-assigned Toledo Homicide Detective Veronica Jadzinski vows to prevent the body count from increasing and to prove her transfer from Narcotics wasn't a fluke-departmental regulations, disparaging lieutenants, and a rigid new partner be damned
Masks
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Price: Free! Words: 122,960. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Before his murder, meek, retiring Edwin Raines secretly wove a complicated tapestry of false identities and unexplained activities that even his widow and his close friend, magazine publisher Danny Skerett are at a loss to understand
George's Secret
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,050. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Have you ever wanted to cruise the fabled Galapagos Islands: warm sunny days on white sandy beaches, watching unusual birds and animals? Be careful what you wish for. Betsy and her companions find that not all is well in this pristine vacation spot. The tourists are not all they appear to be, and Betsy has some questions about the guides too, especially Mickey, whose warm hands hold an invitation.
Murder In The Rain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,790. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Inspector of Police Koogi has a hot potato in his hands. Too hot for his hands, he hands it over to Detective Mwenda Polê. Just bring him home, this bastard, dead or alive. I don't care how long it takes!
Vegas Die -- Special Anniversary Edition
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Re-release of best seller, Vegas Die, with new Quest Mystery solution. This is the special anniversary edition. Let readers try to solve the mystery: 'who's killing the old mobsters of Las Vegas?' The perfect clash of characters, a violent romance, where the Mayor of Las Vegas becomes the Number One Murder Suspect.
Deadsville
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Tavie has just died, but that isn’t the end of her existence. Instead, she ends up “living” in Deadsville, where the dead play games, look for entertainment, and wonder when they will move on. All of that’s normal until two deadies are murdered in a way that the residents of Deadsville have never seen before. The mystery needs to be solved and quickly.
Death Pays a Visit
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,250. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An octogenarian discovers a suspicious death at a retirement home and uses her wits to find the killer, against the wishes of her police chief son.
Secret Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Keri Martin came to Florida looking for a new start as police chief for Pelican's Landing. She didn't expect to become involved in a murder from nearly twenty years ago. Would Lieutenant Jackson Stone and the police department help her in solving the murder? And what was the real reason behind the young woman's murder?
What Rough Beast
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,320. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Harry Houdini, the famous escape artist, and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, author of Sherlock Holmes interrupt a magic ritual and set loose chaos on 1903 London. The Victorian gentleman and the exuberant New Yorker team up to stop the thing they unleashed before it destroys their ordered world. In the end, Conan Doyle must face the monster alone and literally embrace what he fears most to defeat it.
Organized for Homicide
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Series: Organized Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,690. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When organization expert Kate McKenzie helps a divorced father and his kids move cross-country, she never expected a dead body. Was it an accident? Or murder? Kate aims to find out and ends up falling more emotionally involved that she'd expected when the victim's teenaged daughter becomes the police's lead suspect.
The Phoenix Connection
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,100. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Can a researcher, an FBI agent and a group of homeless vets stop a plot to destroy the world as we know it?
One-Two, Kill a Few
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,710. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Struggling to recover from a disastrous marriage and contentious divorce, Casey Fremont would prefer to make ends meet with her paycheck from a temp job; but now her goal of personal and mental renewal becomes one of staying alive as she solves a riddle of murder and mayhem.
The StoneCutter
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Price: Free! Words: 52,240. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Shane Lasher is a criminal attorney with a grave secret. He is a serial killer who kills bad guys--his own clients. Shane has hunted the StoneCutter, a bad killer, his whole life. The StoneCutter buries his victims alive. One year ago, he was captured and charged with murder. Shane defended him and got him acquitted. Then he killed him. Or so he thought--it seems his murders have started over.
El fantasma de las Torres
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,460. Language: Spanish. Published: September 7, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Extraños hechos vienen ocurriendo en el Palacio, hasta el punto que algunos de los que trabajan allí han empezado a hablar humorísticamente del fantasma de las Torres.
On Ice
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,700. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
She was beautiful. Blonde. And bloody. McCleary doesn't know who she is. And he can't remember who he is. When the maid walked into the motel room, she found Mike McCleary sacked out on one bed and a dead woman on the other. To the police, the private investigator claims he doesn't know the victim or, for that matter, his own name.
The Club
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,640. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The lives of a doctor, a professor, a land developer, and serial killer, and two police officers collide to provide a tale of just how far someone might go to avenge someone that they love. A portion of the proceeds from this book will be donated to a charity.