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The POLITICS of MURDER
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: Australian English. Published: September 26, 2014 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Dan Brennan and Mac McLean are back again in this exciting yet challenging thriller of thrillers. Instead of a simple case of murder, the two detectives find themselves embroiled in a conspiracy that extends up the line of command to the very top. When an assassination team is sent to execute them, it can only mean one thing… the Prime Minister himself has betrayed them.
Morgan's Ruin
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Morgan Valve Company, a venerable New England manufacturer, hires an industrial investigator to expose a saboteur who is mysteriously reconfiguring sophisticated production machines to periodically produce machining errors that evade inspections. Jane Boccacio, an attractive young woman, arrives to take command of the investigation.
Red Widow
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Series: The Red Wolf Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,000. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Logan is fighting for his life after being attacked. What is Boone willing to risk to save him? While their personal lives are in constant turmoil and upheaval, our heroes search for four military members who have disappeared in different parts of the world. Have they been kidnapped or have they banded together to carry out a devious plot? Who will be the Red Widow? Will there be only one?
Mother Of All
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,220. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by CyberWitch Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Life is good for modern-day witch, Mena McGinty. After an abusive past, she sought refuge in a small Maine town and established her dream life. Her small off-the-grid cottage is thriving under an herb and craft business, and she’s content with her happily-ever-after. Idyllic Waterford is shattered by the first murder in years—a pregnant woman, whose battered body is sans her unborn child.
Last Words
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,740. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In 1975, newsman Coleridge Taylor roams New York’s ERs looking for the story that will revive his faltering career. While investigating the death of a society kid up to no good, he tries to protect a homeless man on the hit list of three goons and soon finds his own life in danger. If he doesn’t wrap this story up soon, he’ll be back on the obits page--as a headline, not a byline.
Between the Shades of Light and Dark
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 59,480. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A high profile murder claims more than one victim in a remote town. All their reserves of sanctuary are spent as the investigation drags on. Nothing could prepare them for the revelations to unfold as it would seem there are more secrets buried beneath the unpaved roads of Columbus Cove.
The Church Door
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 179,640. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Church Door blurs the line between the speculative and the real, fact and fantasy to create a suspense-driven tale of two people on a relentless journey to escape their dark past. Intricately plotted and well-paced, “The Church Door” is a cutting edge-thriller filled with political intrigue, globe-trotting adventure and humanistic themes of life, freedom and redemption.
The Little Girl You Kiss Goodnight
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,570. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2014 by Fountain Blue Publishing fountainbluepublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the small, insulated town, Steph encounters a hunky teenager with intimate ties to her mother, three disreputable men who worked with her at a seedy bar, and a friendly librarian with several motives to be the number one suspect.With only six days to catch the killer before going back to Atlanta to finish her senior year.
The Strange Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: British English. Published: September 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Private Investigator Sam Dyke is hired to find a man who’s been released from prison and subsequently gone missing. But the ex-con is an ex-cop who might have been imprisoned for a crime that he didn’t commit.
Fiction River: Fantastic Detectives
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 77,160. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » General
Fantastic detectives come in many forms, from dogs to elves to eggs. (Yes, eggs.) And fantastic detective stories come in all mystery subgenres, from cozy to hard-boiled. (Remember. Eggs.) All of these forms and subgenres combine to create one of the most delightful additions to the Fiction River anthology series.
Murder On The Lane
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Series: The Niagara Murder Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,370. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Two bodies were found in a field off Lundy's Lane. Jenny Aldred and Sgt. Wm. Janes become star-crossed lovers in this exciting story of murder and suicide, as Janes becomes interested in the beautiful physiotherapist, Lee Monserra, and Jenny discovers handsome George Arkwright is not all he seems to be. It is only when Jenny’s life is in danger that the unexpected solution is revealed.
The Painter's Secret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,000. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a detective thriller featuring an ex police detective, a nun and an eleven year old gifted boy with a secret that may be the key to solving the case.
Italian Connection
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Series: People Trafficking, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,590. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Ragged Cover Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Karen Harris, commander of Unit T, had come to the streets of London, in an effort to curb the activities of an Italian cartel engaged in prostitution and abduction across Europe and beyond, with an operation that pushes her and her friend, Sherry Malloy, to the limit..
A Killing in the Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,780. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It’s the height of summer, the days are long and hot and there’s not a cloud in the sky. But these are dark days for the relocated The Lazy Luncheonette. And then along comes Sir Douglas Ballantyne, a billionaire threatened with murder, and he wants Joe to investigate. Arriving at the Ballantyne residence, all is not happy families. Then the old man is attacked. IT'S MURDER IN THE FAMILY
Clint Faraday Mysteries Collection Eight Collector's Edition
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Four books from the Clint Faraday Mysteries series. A man is killed on the comarca - then comes strolling into town! A woman bored with running a business is murdered. But it isn't her body. A friend is almost hit. Because he found a new species of anthurium? A man is conned into a crooked poker game - but that isn't what it's about. He ends up killing one of the crooked players.
Midnight in Malamulele
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A scream pierces the South African night sending the small Mother of Angels convent into turmoil. Annabelle Chase, a visiting crime reporter from Denver, discovers a beheaded nun swiftly taking her and the local Detective N.F. Baloyi into a savage confrontation with machete-wielding ritual killers.
A Cincinnati Cold Case
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,550. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Unable to get his old position back, ex-detective Jimmy Warren is forced to open an office as a private investigator. His first case, a young woman who had gone missing five years before, twists and turns until it seems like everyone he knows is involved. And out to get him.
Murder Shrieks Out
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Series: The Niagara Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,190. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by Books for Pleasure. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A body has been washed up by the Whirlpool in the Niagara River. At first, it is thought to be a suicide. However, further investigation proves otherwise. It has become a murder case, one that affects the life of the deceased’s co-worker, Jenny Aldred. As the events unravel, there is further murder, a lost teenager, and the beginning of a romance for Jenny and the detective assigned to the case.
Jane Blackthorn Mysteries 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,880. Language: American English. Published: September 24, 2014 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This book is a collection of two Jane Blackthorn mystery titles.
The Red Hill
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Series: Thomas Berrington, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,060. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014 by JT Harding. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
In 1482 the Englishman Thomas Berrington lives in the last remnants of Moorish Spain, an unwilling friend to the most powerful man in the kingdom. When bodies start to turn up, each showing the marks of a savage attack, Thomas is asked to investigate, little knowing he is about to place his life, and the lives of those he cares for, in danger.