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The Missing General
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A story of crime, revenge, politics, patriotism, terrorism and espionage.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 50: Where Death Waits Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,460. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is in Buabidi with family. A body is found with no cause of death. It is in the Valley Where Death Waits. According to legend, no evil person or person not of the Ngobe will live there. Then there is another. A psychic investigator Clint knew from another case joins him. Was this actually death from the spirits of the ancients or murder? Or both.
Gomes & A Murder of Confessions
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,530. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A dying detective takes what might be his last case… A man surrounded in mystery investigates the murder of a prominent doctor's wife... Two hardboiled short mysteries from the author of Herbie's Diner!
Blue Moon (Katerina Carter Color of Money series)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Kat and boyfriend Jace’s plans for a fancy dinner go awry when she discovers that her elderly neighbor Fiona has taken an ex-con into her home as a boarder. Kat’s suspicion deepens when she learns of a recent life insurance policy. And accidental death pays double. Blue Moon is a novelette in the Katerina Carter Color of Money series.
Confession
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2015 by Gorillas With Scissors Press (GWSP). Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The truth is the most powerful weapon any man or woman can wield.
Heads Up
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Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Five years ago, the police department was shattered when a psychotic hit man turned his rage against homicide detectives and their families. Now, the evidence suggests that the same killer has returned.
An Account of a Curious Encounter: A Professor Arnustace steampunk mystery
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Series: Professor Arnustace. Price: Free! Words: 4,790. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Story 1 of the Arnustace steampunk mysteries: 1961 ... When a pod of killer whales washes up dead on the Whitby shore, what else can the local constabulary do but call for the eccentric Professor Arnustace, owner of 5 degrees and a mechanically-augmented talking cat?
.Skinz
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Price: Free! Words: 5,270. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Jonas Wakefield enlists Regan King to help him find an art thief. In the virtual world not everything is as it seems and the truth will change one of Regan's closets relationships forever.
The Collector
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Price: Free! Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
"Urban Fantasy Done Right!" "Like a gritty Sam Spade dropped into a really good X-Files episode" In Badhorn, weird is normal. So when Detective Raymond Montgomery and his partner, Wally, find a grisly murder victim with a monster movie fetish, it's just another day at the office, until they notice a few things are missing from the victim's collection...namely the monsters.
Courtney Case and the Missing Lemons: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
I never thought mum’s bad memory would lead me to another case. It was Friday evening. Mum had spent the afternoon gardening in the front yard and was enjoying a cup of tea. Dad was helping me with my homework. I would have been happy to leave it until bedtime Sunday night. Dad was aware of this and decided that we could get it all done tonight. And by “we”, I mean “me”. RL: 3.4 CCS exercises.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 49: Flowers for the Grave Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,720. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is visiting a friend near Mali when a young woman comes through gathering flowers for her mother's grave. She is found strangled in a shallow grave with some of those flowers on it. Clint investigates to find she was a nymphomaniac and knew it. She had her life exactly the way she wanted it..So who killed her? Why? The society is very tolerant of such things here. She was actually popular.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 48: Dead in the Water Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,860. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An old ship suddenly is in Chiriqui Grande harbor. It disappeared in the Devil's Triangle more than 35 years ago. There are skeletons - and the recently murdered body of the captain aboard.
Kendall and Jamie Crack the Case: Educational Version
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Price: $4.29 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Match wits with Kendall and Jamie Broderick and see if you can solve these seven 15-minute mysteries: The Case of the Cats Claws, The Case of the Snoring Sleeper, The Case of the Pilgrim's Paper, The Case of the Sheep Stew, The Case of the Missing Miner, The Case of the Cowering Cat, The Case of the Cheater's Chili. Ages 8 and up Reading Level: 4.7 Includes Common Core exercises.
"Normal-PARA"
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Sammuel and Trisha are new to the paranormal investigative field in Portland, Oregon. Upon their hunt for Bigfoot in a forest, they make new friends...and find themselves in their own paranormal situation. One that is not typical of a search for Bigfoot!
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 47: Dead Drunk Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint gets a call before daylight. There is a problem with a dead drunk. Clint asks why he should be bothered with some drunk. Sergio says not that kind of a dead drunk. There was a body. Oh. That kind.
The Forlorn Maggie: A Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mystery
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Series: Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Fiona Conway, the Forlorn Maggie, seeks revenge against Fleet Footed Fleet, the savage mastermind of the B.M.C. Durfee Mutiny, Lizzie Borden must summon all of her courage and confront her own dark secret. Together with her pinchfisted father Andrew Borden, Lizzie explores Victorian New England's dark side. You have met Lizzie Borden before, but never like this!
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 46: Dead Man's Moon Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 12,980. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint is having a beer with Indio friends in Chiriqui Grande as a full moon rises over the Caribbean. There is a red spot on the moon. A friend says it is a dead man's moon. Someone will die by the knife. Clint goes to Cusapín - where a body awaits him A man stabbed to death. What did it have to do with laundering money and some lawyers?
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 45: Death Doesn't Wait Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A hippie type girl is spouting bad poetry in the cantina on the comarca, then talks with Omar bout kiting in the morning. He warns her that it's a dangerous sport. She says when her time comes, it comes. Death doesn't wait for anyone. It certainly didn't wait for her. What was really behind her murder?
The Phone Ring
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You set the price! Words: 200. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
A very short horror and mystery that appeals to the imagination and sends it running wild.
Clint Faraday Mysteries Book 44: A Bloody Shame Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A group are talking about the corruption in the fiscalia an David. They say something has to be done about it. Those crooks are stealing the life savings from retired people. Then the corrupt judges and police are getting murdered. Seeing it is confined to those corrupt few, should they really try to find the killers? CAN they find them? too many people wanted that whole bunch murdered!