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The Goa Yoga School of Slayers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,290. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
All Octavia “V” Ling wants? Inner peace and a piece of the sizzling spy named Dario. Instead, she jets off to Goa, India and lands in the midst of spies! Lies! Yoga! Elephants! Betrayal! So they team up once more: V, the lovesick Canadian civil servant, and Dario, the man of mystery. The Goa Yoga School of Slayers. The hilarious, pulse-pounding sequel to The Italian School for Assassins.
Time Aside
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,960. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Judge Constance Merrywell has set aside time to recover from the shock of learning her son, a med student. has ALS. To avoid hovering over him, she escapes to her old home town of McConnelsville, Ohio, where life was once solvable. Here she reconnects with actress friend Lea Porter and meets Cortney Powell while sketching sulky rigs. Life is suddenly fraught with underlying mystery.
Three Tales About Tanya
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,080. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A woman accused of murder tells police that after they hear three tales about her scheming younger sister, Tanya, the law will set her free.
Panthera : Death Spiral
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Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 76,430. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Wildlife conservationist Ren Hunter is relocating endangered kingcat cubs to Amenti. Her brother Bryn has stolen sentient AI Panthera from his employers and given him to her. As Ren's voyage to the Border planet of Amenti unfolds, she realises the kingcats and Panthera are both being hunted, and she and her brothers have put themselves into danger.
Hard To Kill
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Series: Hard Targets, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Sabrina Shaw works for an organization called The Alliance, specializing in the kind of jobs that no one else can or wants to do. Her current assignment: find a young girl who has disappeared. It seems simple enough, until Sabrina uncovers the girl may have been the victim of kidnapping. Sabrina puts her training to the test as she infiltrates a sex trafficking ring in order to find the girl.
Ghostly Summons
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,450. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lars Kelsen doesn't believe in psychic phenomenon. To him, visions of murder victims are a form of mental illness. Once they begin, options are limited; he can try to ignore them or deal with them by exposing a killer. Only the latter provides any semblance of peace. Temporarily, anyway. Kelsen — ex-crime beat reporter with a penance he can never fully satisfy — sees a victim. In person. Staring.
Ambition
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Series: The Charity Deacon Investigations, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,880. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Charity is enjoying watching good-looking people act, when the first dead body shows up. Val is arrested for murder, that’s not quite what she’s hoped for a reunion with the teenager who’d run off a year ago. Can she save Val from prison by finding the killer before they strike again? Clearing a friend’s name of murder is hard enough, doing it as the deaths pile up may be impossible.
Future Memories
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A Senator missing since 1971; four middle-class department store robbers; a red-hooded waif on her way to assassinate the President; a man who discovers the world's best soft drink; a taxi driver unknowingly transporting large bags of cocaine; a chicken that crosses the road: these twenty-three short stories and dialogues will have you spinning in your chair.
Murdered in the Man Cave (A Riley Reed Cozy Mystery)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,020. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Murdered in the Man Cave is a cozy mystery novel by bestselling crime writer R. Barri Flowers. Home décor expert Riley Reed investigates the murder of a former flame who was bludgeoned to death with a pool cue in his man cave.
The Library
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Mark Waters decided to be a detective, he didn't plan to investigate ghosts. As he investigates a murder of a homeless man at The Library, though, he realizes the dead won’t rest until the murderer checks out too.
Deadly Shuffle
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Abby Rollins is thrilled to depart Sacramento, where she owns a dance shop, for a romantic getaway with her PI friend, Blade, in Palm Springs. There she finds that her mother, Trish, disappeared after a poker game attended by several men from her colorful past. Along with her sisters, Trish sang with a trio known as the Malones. At the game, one of the men keeled over, dead. Was he murdered?
Short Case Files III
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,930. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Steve Short, with his long time partner, Sandy Oldorf, investigates murders and the bizarre things people do to each other in Florida. Once retired, Steve found he could not escape murder no matter what state he was in. Some of these cases will make you laugh; others will make you check under the bed. Either way they are all morbidly fascinating!
Blood Chain
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,570. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
They Say Life Imitates Art, But Sometimes Death Imitates It Better. Dead bodies posed in imitation of paintings at a local art gallery are being left around a quiet New Jersey suburb. Whoever finds them first is the killer’s next target. Detective Julie Martel is out to break this chain of murder before another victim is taken, but will taking this case cost her the lives of everyone she loves?
Deadly Stakes in Brooklyn
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,800. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It’s the late 1980’s in Brooklyn, NY. Jason Reddy and Jessica Munroe team up as a pair of tough, wisecracking private investigators to solve a case involving sex, politics, blackmail, and murder, with the help of their sometime-associate Boris Radovich, a tough Russian bear of a limo driver and former engineer with time spent in Siberia. A story with wit and sass as well as terrific fight scenes.
Rough Riders
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,180. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Stark House Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Rough Riders is the sequel to Charlie Stella’s first novel, Eddie’s World. Ten years have passed and the action has moved from the streets of New York to the prairie state of North Dakota. What happens when a multiple murderer, the mob, a former cop, and the FBI mix it up in the frozen heartland?
Wild to Possess / A Taste for Sin
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,940. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Stark House Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Two vintage noir thrillers from the late 1950s and early 1960s.
Ghosttown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,780. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Stark House Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The third book in the Whitney Logan series. Includes a foreword by Michael Connelly and an afterword by Lucas Crown.
Soultown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,100. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Stark House Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The second of three Whitney Logan mysteries, set in gritty 1990's L.A., and featuring her adversarial ally, Carmen Luzano, a chicana prostitute.
Dogtown
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,540. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014 by Stark House Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The first of three Whitney Logan mysteries, set in gritty 1990's L.A., and featuring her adversarial sidekick, Carmen Luzano.
One Bullet
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Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 75,440. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
St. Louis is plagued by a serial killer. Detectives Ross and Cafferty are assigned the job of catching the serial killer. What they don't know, is there may be more than just one, and it's possible they are working independently of each other. If these people are not stopped, nobody is safe. Not even the cops. The action is fast, and intrigue abounds, as the story rushes to a powerful ending.