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THE MISSING SCALPEL
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,590. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Head Surgical Nurse Stacy Randall is at the wrong place at the wrong time. Covered in the victim’s blood, hiding what could be considered incriminating evidence, and a possible connection between her and the victim makes things look really bad for Stacy. Her only hope is to convince the stunningly handsome detective assigned to the case that the real killer is still out there.
Death by Disputation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,620. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Thomas Clarady is sent to Cambridge to infiltrate a group of radical Puritans with Francis Bacon as his spymaster. When Tom finds his tutor hanging from the roof beams, his first suspect is the volatile poet Christopher Marlowe. Chased by three lusty women and spurred by the exacting Bacon, Tom risks his very soul to catch the criminals.
Shreiber and Tome: Unlucky Vamps
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Price: Free! Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Welcome to Chapter City. Where the undead live alongside humans like everyday people, and where private investigator Lil Shreiber and her partner Michael Tome (ex-warlock) have been enlisted by a vampire prince to help track down a serial killer viciously murdering other vampires. Up against a powerful supernatural creature, and alongside an angry FBI agent who hates them, things soon get bloody.
Crackdown
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 115,960. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
In Crackdown visual art becomes a powerful take down tool to push back against the oligarchs. People adjust to the surveillance state and its agents who are emergent forces. Post-coup Thailand is the setting as high tech competes with traditional power in a battle for hearts and minds. It is a noir landscape where Calvino finds himself ambushed as casualties from this battle leave behind...
Night Mare
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 73,110. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
On an innocent horse-buying trip, Jane Scott uncovers a horrifying element of the horse show world, thrusting her into a whirlwind of poisoned money.
Life's a Bitch. So am I.
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Hard-boiled, private detective Rachel Cord pursues multiple threads seeking a runaway teen and why gay performers are being beaten at Miss Kitty's Kathouse Kabaret. Threads that twist and bind Rachel within a tight cord of lost love, child pornography, rape, murder and near insanity. Leaving her to question her personal credo that "Life's a Bitch. So am I."
Frat House Hell
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,510. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
As a series of real-life college fraternity scandals rocks the nation, journalist John Luciew returns with a ripped-from-the-headlines thriller so current you won’t be able to put it down until the last twist is revealed. An out-of-control fraternity. A horribly twisted crime. An innocent victim. And a most unusual plan for revenge… PARTY AT YOUR OWN RISK
Blood Mountain Conspiracy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Young women and girls are disappearing, and bodies start showing up in the desert around the old Blood Mountain hotel…Sales Director, Rachel Ryan, who never could mind her own business, decides to investigate at the request of an elderly friend of one of the women. And, this time, Deputy Tucker doesn’t mind as his case is going nowhere, despite the many and varied suspects...
Split to Splinters
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Series: An Eli Sharpe Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,850. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Jim Honeycutt, a Hall of Famer who hurls 90 MPH fast balls in his 50s, finds that his 300th career win baseball is missing, he hires ex pro baseball player Eli Sharpe to investigate. A note points to Jim’s five lovely daughters. As Eli delves into the clan’s complicated family dynamics, he must also interview their boyfriends, their sexy mother, her best friend, and a washed-up journalist.
Margel's Madness
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,570. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In this powerful tale of secrets, betrayal, and death, single mother Margel Matthews settles in Mosquito Harbor, Maine, where the eccentric Cousins family faces off against wealthy escapees from urban sprawl. As she fights to protect her daughter from her past, a shocking discovery rocks the town, forcing her to choose between a chance at happiness and her responsibility to those she loves.
Not Happily Married in Hollywood (Not in Hollywood Book 2)
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Series: Not in Hollywood. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,110. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
After her last life threatening assignment, Trudie steps away from Hollywood celebrities and starts work for acclaimed author and scriptwriter, Adele Wesson. When Trudie finds Adele's husband murdered in his own bed, she is thrown back into the murky world of Hollywood and what some people will do to make their dream come true.
Not Famous in Hollywood (Not in Hollywood Book 1)
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Series: Not in Hollywood. Price: Free! Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
On her first day off in months, Trudie Eyre, personal assistant to the famous and indulged, is called to rescue her client from a potentially career destroying booty call. Finding Hollywood’s Sexiest Man Alive slumped dead in the shower after a night with America’s Sweetheart means Trudie is drawn further into a world where the glamor is only on the surface.
Ticket To Shadowland: From The Case Files Of Tom Hale
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a beautiful but troubled woman appears at his office door in December 1941, San Francisco detective Tom Hale doesn’t believe her story. But when the woman is strangled within hours of hiring Hale, he plunges into a rat race of murder and espionage. Hassled by Naval Intelligence and the FBI, Hale must track down a shadowy killer who is always one step ahead—leaving corpses in his wake.
Fellow of the Craft
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Patrick Brady's godfather has been murdered and the police are looking for help. Set against the backdrop of Patrick's initiation into his father's Masonic Lodge, Fellow of the Craft follows his attempt to find the killer. And when Patrick's obnoxious neighbor is found dead, will Patrick become the next victim, even before he makes it to his Third Degree?
International Cozy Mysteries
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 289,130. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
From USA Today bestselling author Ritter Ames, and international mystery bestsellers Sibel Hodge, Ellie Ashe, and Maria Grazia Swan comes a box set of 4 full length mysteries set in exotic and international locales, including: FASHION, LIES, AND MURDER, COUNTERFEIT CONSPIRACIES, CHASING THE DOLLAR, and DEATH UNDER THE VENICE MOON.
Strangled in the Sauna
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Series: Dodie Fanshaw Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,330. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Thefts send Dodie and Elena to a Yorkshire health spa. Maids are obvious supects – but how could they open bedroom safes? And dispose of such well-known pieces? Then there's a murder.
Fascinating Rhythm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder and mayhem stalk the streets of 1920s New York City as Kathy Briscow and Freddie Little try to find out who killed Kathy's boss before the killer finds them.
Jack the Re-animator
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: British English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Forget Jack the Ripper. This Victorian villain specialises in restoring the dead to their fully living former selves: but with just as disastrous consequences. Put-upon junior detective Isaac Wollenscroft teams up Adeline Earnshaw, a former spiritualist medium and one of Jack's first re-animated "victims", and together they embark on a tumultuous quest to discover Jack's identity.
Chronicles of the Lost Years: A Sherlock Holmes Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,060. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
At the peak of his success Sherlock Holmes mysteriously disappeared for three years. Dr. Watson believed him to be dead. No one knows what happened to him in those years—until now. Watson tells the true tale of Holmes’ adventures during his three-year absence from Baker Street and provides a fictional explanation for many of the mysteries and inaccuracies found in the Holmes collection of stories.
Deep Six
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Maryland lawyer, Stephanie Ann “Sam” McRae, is strapped for cash, when an old college friend asks her to help a citizens group fight a controversial development. Though loathe to take a zoning case, Sam is persuaded by the unusually high retainer, but the matter becomes personal when Sam finds Linda murdered. The search for Linda's murderer puts Sam's own life in danger.