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Dead in the Rose City: A Dean Drake Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dead in the Rose City is a taut, hard-boiled detective novel where nothing is quite what it seems. Dean Drake is a private investigator and ex-homicide detective in Portland, Oregon who is framed for murder. In the midst of working two seemingly unrelated cases, it soon becomes a matter of life & death. Drake has to use all of his detective skills in this deadly, high stakes whodunit and why.
Wolf Note
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 76,810. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Griffin Thorn is a private detective and werewolf who becomes bodyguard to opera superstar Brianna Keller after an attempt on her life. He quickly falls in love with her. Griffin must not only solve the case; his life is forever threatened by bounty hunters determined to wipe out werewolves. The puzzle eludes Griffin before he learns that in life, love, and murder, nothing is ever as it seems.
Family Matters
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Series: Eamonn Shute's Miami, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,030. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
Detective Dan MacCready, Homicide Detective for Miami PD, has two seemingly unrelated cases thrown his way in the space of 12 hours. Mobsters, slacker partners and a brother who just won't move off his sofa all combine to make this the hottest November in South Florida history.
Stone of the Goddess
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,460. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Cult specialist Yvette Garcin uncovers an apocalyptic conspiracy when she's called on to investigate a series of mysterious murders.
Deadly Decisions
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,870. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011 by P.B. Thompson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blackmail, murder, cannibalism and a cult religion. What more could a girl want in her life. After making a decision to do something different in her life, Georgie Coxton may just pay for that decision with her life.
The Deadly Dog Watch
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is the second Oliver Castle mystery. Out of his element he is pressured to go to sea to investigate.
Resurrection Blues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,610. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
The town of Resurrection doesn’t exist. Residents pay no taxes and receive no services. And they LIKE it that way. So when an IRS auditor called "The Executioner" starts nosing around, everyone in Resurrection gets nervous. Built and populated by country folk, American Indians, and the operators of a traveling carnival, Resurrection has some unique ideas about what life should be like.
Manhunter
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Shalako Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Matthew Blue is known as Manhunter by the Comanche. He has been hired to track a serial killer in rural Kansas, only to discover a different killer is following him. His nemesis has sworn to see Matthew dead, even if it means leaving a trail of dead bodies to see it done.
Wallflower - Book II in the Janek Series
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Series: Janek Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,680. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
New York Police Lieutenant Frank Janek, hero of William Bayer's million-copy bestseller Switch, returns to solve his strongest, most obsessive, most dangerous case- Wallflower. Riveting psychological suspense, psychosexual intrigue and terror, a labyrinthine journey into a murderer's twisted, tormented past-all the hallmarks of William Bayer's extraordinary crime fiction are here.
The Treetop Murders
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,760. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The first Oliver Castle mystery story. A snooker player is strongly suspected of murder and the only way to clear his name is to solve the crime himself.
Call of Poseidon
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,830. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An ancient artifact with the power to level cities lies dormant and on display in New York's Museum of Natural History. When the conch is stolen a disgruntled cop and rookie FBI agent must come together to find the mythical shell before s secret society at war within itself unleashes the fury of history's forgotten past.
Anna Märklins familiekrønike
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: Danish. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dansk spændingsroman. Forfatterens danske debutkrimi følger Anna Storm fra Skive, som slås med arbejdsløshed, sygdom i familien og venindens bratte død, og hendes svenske farmor, som voksede op i Småland under første verdenskrig. Veninden Karins død ligner et hændeligt uheld, men noget ulmer under facaden.
The Night and The Music
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Besides the 17 novels that began with 1975’s The Sins of the Fathers, Lawrence Block’s Matthew Scudder has appeared in shorter fiction, and all 11 novelettes, short stories, and vignettes are here in a single rich volume. Highlights include “Mick Ballou Looks at the Blank Screen,” and the moving and elegaic “One Last Night at Grogan’s,” published here for the first time ever.
911 The Towers of Janus
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 80,710. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
"911 - The Towers of Janus" is a unique novel so closely resembling an insider's account of the 911 terror attacks that it leaves readers wondering if it's fiction... or not. The fast-paced action, suspense and shock surprises make it the kind of thriller that's impossible to put down till the very last page.
The Memory Keeper
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Series: A Mountain Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,430. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young woman defies her domineering mother and goes to Wallace, Idaho in search of her grandfather’s history. Instead, she is involved in murder and learns that the bordellos and mines of the past reach into the present, entwining her in a history very much alive. She must face not only private failures and ghosts of old memories, but also betrayal and loss.
The Babylon Prophecy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 148,040. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Within hours of an accidental bombing in Iraq, retired CIA sniper Al Robek is summoned to investigate. While battling his demons from post-traumatic syndrome, he learns that his former girlfriend was the pilot responsible for the bombing. Together, they find an ancient city buried by the Biblical flood and become the targets of a secret brotherhood bent on triggering Armageddon.
Point and Shoot
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,180. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Edie Malone didn't bargain for murder as part of her video shooting assignment
Festival at Glimbridge
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,780. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Percy Vosper inaugurates a literary festival in his home town, the place is shaken to its foundations when a dysfunctional travelling theatre company and a stream of larger than life literati descend on it. The ambitions of a leading national newspaper group and a local radio station's hilarious broadcasts add further spice to this lively novel which ranges from tragedy to farce.
Another Stab at Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,980. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bailey Walker is in over her head. She's hounded by a guy who thinks he's her guardian, and she's inherited a mansion with enough mysteries to trip up Sherlock Holmes and enough gothic nightmares to scare off Dracula.
The Bestseller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,480. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Would you kill to write a bestseller? Well Adrian Slater says that he’s prepared to do just that – and announces the fact in a creative writing class. Lecturer Dudley Grose is convinced that Slater is a psychopath and means what he says. But the Dean of the university doesn’t believe him and neither do the cops - until a pretty young student is murdered.