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Codebreaker
Price: Free! Words: 840. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Underwood was up to something. He needed a programmer and codebreaker on the sly. I didn't know anything about computers or breaking codes but was hired to do this from Mr. Underwood. Find out how a little pretending allowed the uncovering of serious crimes Underwood had been involved in.
Cena con Delito - Poder Oculto, Muerte en la Secta
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 7,660. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tara Jones-Windsor, esposa del controvertida líder de la secta “Hijos del sol naciente”, así como infame activista de la misma, fue asesinada brutalmente la semana precedente, existen muchas cosas extrañasí, sea en su muerte sea entre los amigos más cercanos, personajes, cada uno con características muy particulares, todos con motivos profundos para asesinar a Tara. Una cena con delito con tonos f
Cena con Delito - Milano es siempre bella para morir
Series: Cena con Delito. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: Spanish. Published: May 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Plays » European / Spanish & Portuguese
Giuseppe Zanetti el famoso estilista de moda, fue encontrado muerto en el lago la semana precedente, el caso es intrigante y complejo, hay demasiados personajes que se beneficiarían de su muerte, cuál de estos sea el culpable, no se sabe... Una Cena Con Delito llena de golpes de escena, intrigo y personajes absurdos.
Superwoman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,400. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Louise is the average woman with an average life, some might even say better than average. So when her world turns upside down after the worst morning of her life, why can't she just move past it and get on with things? Was she really happy or was "that morning" merely the start of something new?
Poppy Peters Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-3)
Series: Poppy Peters Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 186,620. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
From bestselling #1 culinary cozy mystery author A. Gardner comes a boxed set of three deliciously deadly mysteries! This boxed set includes the first three, full length novels—and tasty recipes!—in the Poppy Peters Mysteries series, including: Southern Peach Pie and a Dead Guy, Chocolate Macaroons and a Dead Groom, Bananas Foster and a Dead Mobster
Shattered Pages
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,720. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » General
Widower and mystery writer, Link McLaren becomes the person of interest when his books are used to commit murder, even the one he is still writing.
Shattered Pages
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,720. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Widow and mystery writer, "Link" McLaren is the person of interest in a series of murders that come right out of his novels, even the one he is still writing.
Pulp Adventures #21: Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Quarantine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,190. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
This issue of Pulp Adventures features two thrillers starring Sherlock Holmes: "The Red-Headed League" by Arthur Conan Doyle, and a New Pulp yarn "Sherlock Holmes and the Secret Quarantine" by Adam Beau McFarlane. Perhaps science fiction is the answer for illegal immigration in "Highway J" by Charles Eric Maine. Stories run the gamut from mystery, horror, science fiction, to railroading fiction.
Spirit of a Crocodile : Crocodile Spirit Dreaming Books 1 & 2
Price: Free! Words: 167,930. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
She loves a man who loves crocodiles. This huge ancient predator - a source of pure terror. Inside him she sees his spirit and the predator in equal shares. - it seeks to possess her too. Could he have hurt others, is she next? She is a visitor, far from an English home. She must escape! She gets away. But it pulls her back. Now locked in a cage, this other being her only company. What can she do?
Mystery of Desolation Point
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,870. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Historical » USA
Instead of providing a beacon of hope, the lighthouse at Desolation Point reminded all who passed of the dark and tumultuous deeds which transpired there. In this isolated setting, Mary Kruger must face her fears of water and the lighthouse ghosts to unravel past mysteries and solve present problems or her own family could become another tragic entry in the lighthouse log of Desolation Point.
Legend of the River Soul: The Secrets of the Zhujiang River 江灵传说: 三江起源之珠江篇
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
滇南一梦苍山尽,蜀地千年洱海空。 利剑融冰化三朵,神刀斩雪成玉龙。 蓝月有情迷真性,红土无边竞从容。 霸业不成王侯馁,唯余流水自向东。
Coming Correct
Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ray is pulled into flirtatious conversations with women in the office. Focused only on his coming promotion, he finds himself in some innocent but awkward encounters with a new employee. She sees them as sexual harassment and plans on filing charges. As it could ruin his career, Ray knows he must convince her it was an innocent misunderstanding. But what if she doesn't listen to reason?
Sun on the Rocks - The Vanity Ring
Series: Sun on the Rocks, Diptych of the Dragon 2. Price: Free! Words: 36,710. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Following indications of the Enlightened Dragon Society, Clarity Nice notices that the wife of billionaire Dao Bin, Elsie Chu, has purchased an expensive ring, linked to her smartphone. On her own, Clarity finds the role of this luxurious vanity ring, and how knowledge on immortality will be sold with a Health phone built by Dao Bin, Chinese General Tian Yazhou, and conglomerate Owens & Owell.
Wings of Mayhem
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,830. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cat burglar Shawnee Daniels always believed her "fearlessness rules" mantra would keep her on top and out of jail. When she hacks a confiscated hard drive at the Revere P.D., she focuses on a white-collar criminal accused of embezzlement. To teach him a lesson and recoup the funds she breaks into his massive contemporary in Bear Clave Estates. Jack has even more secrets, deadly secrets.
The Trap
Series: KRITON ELLIS. Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Inspector Kriton Ellis is the protagonist of a series of short mystery stories. In this story, an anonymous sender is willing to trap different people in order to prove that money is above personal principles and values. Is the murderer of Albert Robinson, the famous art dealer, one of them? If there was only one truth our life would be very monotonous… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41ZcgVPzJNE
Resort to Homicide
Price: Free! Words: 20,710. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Vacations can be Murder After losing her husband in the Middle East conflict, ex-homicide detective Laura Merrifield is struggling to rebuild her life. A trip to an island resort should have been just the thing. Add in a hurricane, sabotage and a dead body, and the trip is anything but relaxing. Laura must rely on her experience to find the killer before the storm sets them free.
Dreamer's Dozen
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,020. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The author of "The Comic Book Killer" offers up twelve tales of mystery, science fantasy and horror. "Uncle Elmer," a story of two sisters remembering their war veteran father, evokes memories of the Saturday Evening Post, while some stories are affectionate homages to Edgar Rice Burroughs, H.P. Lovecraft and Rex Stout.
The Exciting Adventures of Life in General
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,300. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A brief foray turns disastrous for LA detective Ollie Reed.
The Secret of the Pines
Series: An Old Fashioned Story. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Lauren Blackburn never suspected that a typical night of clubbing and drinking would end in the accusation that she killed her grandfather before he could disinherit her.
Bedsit Three: A Gripping Tale of Murder and Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,180. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A GRIPPING AND DISTURBING THRILLER FROM AN AWARD-WINNING NOVELIST A girl has been buried in a shallow grave. Rain starts to wash away the earth covering her. Why have Ignatius and his girlfriend disappeared from Bedsit 3 in Vesey Villa? Why has he left behind a used pregnancy test and a scrap book about a woman’s suicide in a cardboard box?