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Of War and Women
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Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of the Battle of Britain a farewell party is held for the 93rd Squadron at Wharton Manor, and though World War II will subsequently intervene, events of that night will echo down through history, changing the lives of those present forever. Unfairly maligned, one woman will persevere, but for all her accomplishments, will Felicité succeed?
Bronx Bound
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The year is 1988 and reporter Matt Brady of The Bronx Ledger is trying hard to get out of both his native borough and the dead-end job he’s stuck in, writing for a weekly newspaper. When he’s sent to cover what he thinks will be just another fatal shooting in the murder-plagued city, he’s as surprised as the detectives on the scene to find out he knows the corpse...
Dead As A Doornail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"When The Fat Ladies Sing" cozy mystery series, Book 3--All the girls have to do is nail the killer, find the missing money, save their beauty shop, and rescue the little town of Wachita before Lovita walks down the aisle. Can two big bodaciously beautiful women do it? Piece of cake.
The Mystery at Sag Bridge
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 111,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Amika Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Cora Tozzi is a retired businesswoman who, after nursing her mother through her final illness, wishes only for a peaceful orderly world in her suburban Chicago home. When an angry spirit begins to leave cryptic messages on her computer and threatens those around her, Cora is forced to dig into the town’s notorious past to uncover secrets that will free the bonds that tie her and the spirit.
Snarky Park - A Bertie Mallowan Mystery
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Reporter Bertie Mallowan has a knack for finding trouble...or it that trouble has knack for finding her? Whatever, she's still reeling from being laid off from her job when she lands a job as a society columnist at a newspaper owned by multimillionaire Dillard Johnson--known as "The Big Johnson" among his employees. His friend, environmental activist Rowley Poke, is murdered at a party.
A Time to Love in Tehran
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,810. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Before there was a revolution, there was a time to love in Tehran.
A Conspiracy in Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective Dan Cunningham hunts a madman. A very powerful and diabolical madman, known only as Dr. Oblique, who leaves an endless trail of bodies in his wake. Officially, Dr. Oblique doesn't exist, but forces in the government know who he is and what he's after: a military experiment by the name of Elliot whose blood may be the end to disease---or the perfect weapon.
Cozy Crime Fiction Series
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Books 1 and 2 of the Cozy Crime Fiction Series. Bounty, the prequel, is all about money, murder, and a prized estate called Bounty. The sequel, Busted, is about mistaken identity, money, and murder.
Jimmy My Hero
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Sally is a trained SWAT Officer with a great SWAT record from Eureka, Montana who has moved to Las Vegas, Nevada to become the SWAT Director for the Las Vegas Police Department. While getting ready to assume her new role as SWAT Director and unbeknownst unto her, the memory of a bad incident returns from her childhood.
The Missing Piece
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A black man is shot dead by a white police officer who says the man pointed a pistol at him. But when investigators arrive on the scene, there is no weapon. Officer Chris Martin then learns that cops don't always stick together, as he battles a cowardly police chief, who cares only about saving his reputation, Both the officer and the victim's family suffer the consequences of other interests.
The Smallpox Incident
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,950. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Dr. Peyton McKean faces the greatest challenge of his life when he confronts a deadly new terror weapon: genetically altered smallpox!
The Croaking Raven. A Harper George Novel.
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015 by Crimson House Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A criminal organisation wants crisis negotiator Harper George to work for them. When she refuses, people start dying. The random deaths turn out to have a common denominator: Harper, and a negotiation she has failed. Someone wants revenge. She is determined to solve the mystery before she has to give in to the criminals’ demands - and face the toughest negotiation yet. That for her own life.
The Falmouth Model
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Series: The Catrin Sayer Novels, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The Falmouth Model Detective Sergeant Catrin Sayer is asked to help with a cybercrime issue, to trace the ‘hacker’ who prepared a bizarre image of a student at Falmouth University in Cornwall and placed it on her Facebook page. As a second image of the young woman is hacked into the website of the Tate Gallery, Sayer is drawn further into the strange case.
Smashed Tater
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,470. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The FBI’s theory is Major League Baseball home run champion John Jensen possibly committed suicide on the family farm in Burlington, Kansas, but Veronica Townsend, his sports agent, uncovers an inside tip that suggests John may have been murdered.
Soul of a Witch (Detective Marcella Witch's series, book 11)
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Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,930. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Occult
In book 11, a simple burglary escalates into murder when a witness turns up dead at the circus. With few leads and ample suspects, it’s all Tony can do to solve the case before the circus jumps. Complicating matters is Lilith, who suspects something nefarious has been harassing her ailing grandmother, and demands that Tony devote more time looking into the matter before it's too late.
Shards
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After the break-up of his latest relationship, Nathaniel Follows meets beautiful, wealthy, and melancholy Susan Hartford; their rapport is immediate. She invites him to her home for a grandiose birthday celebration, and Nathaniel finds that Susan's life is not as enviable as it seems — in the midst of the gathering he realizes there is a wall of fear around her.
Gambrelli And The Prosecutor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
France, 1934. On a coastal island the Provincial Police arrest a senior prosecutor in the Ministry of Justice for the murder of his mistress. Chief Inspector Gambrelli, of the Metropolitan Police, is dispatched from the City to revew the case. Following a twisting path of love, betrayal, greed and violence Gambrelli methodically searches for the motive that led a killer to a young woman's door
Following Empty Spaces
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 80,210. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A sweltering summer. A man's corpse on the river bank. The case ends up on the desk of an experienced and successful police Inspector and his young deputy. Little do they know that the consequences of their investigation will reach far beyond what they had dealt with in their careers so far.
Cape Ann
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,120. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Astraea Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jeremy Callahan, an ex-cop turned schoolteacher, lives in the small seaside town of Rockport, Mass., in the heart of Cape Ann. One night his best friend is gunned down in front of Jeremy in an apparent drive-by shooting. Now Jeremy's out to learn who murdered his friend. Will his search also drive him into the arms of the beautiful new harbormaster, Carrie?
Bad Publicity
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Series: Isobel Spice Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,730. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Aspiring actress and office temp Isobel Spice finds a warm welcome at Dove & Flight Public Relations, thanks to her old school friend Katrina Campbell. However, the atmosphere chills considerably when Isobel unwittingly serves an important client a deadly dose of poisoned coffee.