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No Encores
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A famous actor dies on stage in front of DCI Gilling, who is subsequently assigned to the case as a result of the feminine wiles of the well-known actress, Melodie Clere. He finds that the death is a carefully-planned murder, but there seems to be no means by which the crime could have been committed by any of the many people who have good reason to wish the actor dead.
Viral Vector
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,050. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013 by Pegasus Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
With a presidential race in the background, it is the story of a group of billionaires who seek to influence the election, using a new weapon, a viral vector with gene targeting, to eliminate a “White House” target. This new technology seems likely to be the heir apparent of the president’s drone program as the story unfolds, taking multiple twists and turns and keeping readers on edge.
12 Drummers Drumming
Series: Casey Collins Counterterrorism Thrillers. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 86,350. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A New York bound flight explodes soon after takeoff from Heathrow and US Foreign Service Officer Casey Collins is swiftly embroiled in a twisted series of events that paint her as a terrorist conspirator and a suspect in the airline bombing. Casey finds herself in a breakneck race against time, a lone woman standing between a diabolical terrorist and the completion of his deadly plan.
The Dove, The Dragon & The Flame
Price: Free! Words: 79,660. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
In every fairytale there's a heroine, a bad guy who makes her life a misery and one who comes to her rescue. Tradition dictates them as literary myths of afflicted love where good always triumphs over evil. This story isn't any old fairytale, but a modern one with a twist. One in which possession is nine tenths of the story.
Beyond Belief
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,580. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Insync Holdings. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Beyond Belief is a dystopian alternate-reality fantasy-comedy novel. It pokes fun at many pop culture icons, and blows raspberries at government, big business and society in general.
The Science Professor's Ghost
Series: Margo Monroe Ghost Hunting Mysteries, Book 2 ยท Margo Monroe Ghost Hunting Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Margo Monroe is a professional ghost hunter. When she starts getting messages from Professor Nigel Pritchett, she's understandably concerned - the professor was the first murder victim in decades in the small town where she works. Professor Pritchett knows who murdered him and why. Margo's job is to find out what happened without ending up as a ghost herself.
High Stakes
Series: Nadia Wolf, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Continue Nadia Wolf’s adventure in this second book. Nadia Wolf has had enough and she’s fighting back! It comes down to this: Kill or be killed. Nadia doesn’t like those options but she is far from safe from Dagor’s clutches.
Change of Heart
Series: Savannah Martin mysteries, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,920. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
*** Book 6 in the USA Today bestselling Savannah Martin series *** When Rafe sneaks out of bed at the ungodly early hour of 6 AM, Savannah gets to the office in time to catch her colleague Tim rinse blood off his hands in the bathroom sink. But even the murder mystery taking place right under her nose can't quite keep Savannah from worrying about her boyfriend, her relationship & her future.
Fellowship with Demons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,220. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Edinburgh 1810: Charles Murray of Letho, a young gentleman of means, is in much demand: a rich widow, an old friend, and new military acquaintances all need his help. But when Henry Dundas, Viscount Melville, sends him an invitation, vanity and curiosity force him to accept – and straightaway he has to deal with murder.
Wind Walkers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,980. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Nick Jensen and his best friends, Grace Walker and AJ Janikowski, are coerced by the Tepal to find a potion he desperately has sought for years. Their mission takes them back in history and places them in the middle of an international struggle between the Tepal and the head of the World Council. Will their mission come to the same tragic end as those who preceded them?
It Happened Tomorrow
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On a visit to Australia, Mal, an arts reporter living in France, stumbles onto an art fraud case when she attends the opening of a major exhibition at a prestigious Sydney art gallery. There is something not quite right about the man who is presented as the high-profile French artist Denis Denarius.
Knight of Times
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,050. Language: American English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Special operatives Hugh Paine and Ram Joseph are tapped for a top-secret mission, the strangest one of their lives: rescue a VIP who’s been captured and tortured—and is hanging on a cross. Fighting for their lives and the safety of the VIP, the team members must decide who returns to their own reality and who stays behind. Their decision will change their own lives and the course of human history.
Blood Mountain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,850. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The abandoned hotel on Blood Mountain stood vacant for twelve years in the Arizona desert, shrouded in mystery and rumors, until LA playboy Buddy McCain inherits the property and decides to reopen the inn. He convinces his contractor pal, JT Carpenter, to move in and help him remodel the once-fine hotel, but then, trouble starts.
The Pursuit Of The Media Mafia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,630. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Vicar warns Congress they who spurn his laws will pay a price. The transmitter engineer finds it, the price, strung up on his station’s tower, a man with a rope around his chest so he can pendulum to and fro with a bare leg swiping across the lightning gap, being zapped with RF.
Mystery At Sunset Ridge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,540. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A real estate deal turns deadly. The land owner, Charlie Taylor, is killed, and Matt Doran, the developer is missing. Now Kramer Construction is pushing for control of the land. Billie Ross, of Ross Investigation Services, is hired by the missing man’s sister. As Billie digs deeper into the mystery her own safety is at stake.
Bathing Beauties, Booze And Bullets (A Jazz Age Mystery #2)
Series: A Jazz Age Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,480. Language: American English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It’s 1927 in Galveston, TX—the "Sin City of the Southwest." Jazz Cross, a young society reporter, is assigned to profile bathing beauties competing in the Miss Universe contest, but she’d rather solve the murders of local prostitutes. Worse, she must fend off advances from Colin, a gangster she suspects is involved. Finally she risks it all to save her friends and brother from a ruthless killer.
Death Is a Cabaret - A Jeff Talbot Mystery
Series: Antique Lovers Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,490. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Since Jeff Talbot left the FBI, he's been investigating yard sales as a professional antiques picker. From furniture to books, from old clothes to broken toys, nothing escapes his keen eye for appraisal. But there is one item that he always keeps his knowing eyes particularly peeled to find: a one-of-a-kind French cabaret set commissioned by Napoleon for his love, Josephine.
Luce dei miei occhi
Price: $3.39 USD. Words: 66,840. Language: Italian. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Nell’atmosfera festosa dell’imminente Natale Susan, che ha da poco perso la vista in un incidente, scopre che Alexandra, sua amica e vicina, è stata uccisa.Ma non si accorge che sua figlia Margot ha visto un particolare che potrebbe 'inchiodare' l'assassino e che l'assassino lo sa. Una nuova aventura per Nora Cooper, l'agente immobiliare che ha il sorprendente dono di comunicare con l'aldilà.
Profile of Evil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Leaving the FBI, Carly Stone becomes a consultant for Indiana County Sheriff Brody Chase, who needs her profiling skills to catch an online sex predator who is luring preteen girls to their death in his community.
Deadly Benefits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
A young mother dies in the intensive care unit and the medical center goes into a defensive tailspin. Fingers point to a fatal medication error by moonlighting pharmacist, Heli Harri. But Heli bites back and begins a chase for the truth that becomes a surefire prescription for hidden danger and unexpected romance, while behind the white drape of medicine, a chilling murder almost goes undetected.