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Puff! (A Detective Wade Cutter Mystery)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective Wade Cutter is the LAPD's top closer within the elite Homicide Special Section. Sent to a crime-scene on the roof of a seedy hotel in Hollywood, Cutter learns a teenage girl has been reduced to a puddle of pink goop; his only clue--a mysterious cigarette butt. The body count rises as killers from another world try to stop Cutter from discovering an ancient conspiracy.
A Death in Vegas
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"A Death in Vegas" is the story of a man with a beneficial bugs company who is the prime suspect for a murder he didn’t commit in Las Vegas. Who would set him up? Why is the FBI after him? Will his wife believe him?
The Da Vinci Code Summarized for Busy People
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,120. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 and represented by Hodder Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Don't have time to read the whole book? The Da Vinci Code Summarized for Busy People is for you ! It follows symbologist Robert Langdon and cryptologist Sophie Neveu as they investigate a murder in Paris's Louvre Museum and discover a battle between the Priory of Sion and Opus Dei over the possibility of Jesus having been married to Mary Magdalene. The murder victim is found in the Grand Gallery o
A Coincidence Too Many Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
15 murder cases that I was involved with in Florida. Greatly exaggerated for my part in most of them.
Grand Theft
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It would have to be a snowy day in July for something odd not to be going on in Pine Oak, Florida. A member of Sue-Ann's bowling team disappears without a trace and her roommate is worried sick about her. Although Sue-Ann would much rather be riding her horse, she promises to look into it. But when Sue-Ann is on a case, someone usually ends up unhappy. Sue-Ann just hopes it isn't her.
Jenny's Gardener
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Price: Free! Words: 3,090. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Jenny is woken up by the sound of rap music and people talking loudly in her lounge and when she peeps through a crack in the door, she sees a number of woman sitting under hairdryers, one woman having a manicure and another woman serving tea. Feeling scared and not knowing what is going on, she phones around for help, but the only person that answers his cell is Winston...
Deception in Strange Places
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Series: The Kelly O'Connell Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,010. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Turquoise Morning Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A woman desperately seeking her biological mother, a televangelist determined to thwart that search, a hired hit man, and in the midst of it all, a reclusive diva. Kelly has gotten herself involved in a dangerous emotional tangle this time, and Mike doesn’t tell her to back off, even when events take them from Fort Worth to San Antonio.
Diabla Makes an Entrance
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Price: Free! Words: 24,950. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
She's no blessed Madonna. You won't find her in church. If you want warm and fuzzy and politically correct, forget Diabla. She's the she-devil, the female cop you want when the case is dangerous and your ass is on the line. She's Dee Rabow, sexy, tough, sometimes violent. She's the one who's got your back.
Taxi Driver
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A taxi driver get to solves a future conspiracy by the Pentagon in Washington D.C. Getting involved with a prostitution ring, he finds himself in the middle of a plot to assassinate the President of the United States.
How to Kill a Ghost (Libby Grace Mystery Book 3)
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Series: Libby Grace Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The exciting conclusion to the Libby Grace Mystery. At last, Libby learns what happened to her body. Isabelle’s witchy skills are the answer, but what happens when danger comes in multiples to Summit’s Edge? To protect the ones she loves, Libby has to battle an evil she never imagined. Another murder, closer to home, may stop her from getting the answers she seeks.
Death Under the Venice Moon
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Series: Lella York Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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While vacationing in Venice, Lella York is mistakenly named by the papers as the femme fatale lover of an iconic Italian actor. But things take a sinister turn when the actor disappears without a trace and Lella's suddenly suspected of his murder. Lella finds herself in a race against time to solve the mystery, reclaim her life, and follow her heart under the glimmer of a Venetian moon.
The Haunted End Zone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Carl Douglas had finally made it to his senior year of high school. He was the best kicker on the football team. The team had a chance to start winning games, if he could just figure out some way to get rid of the curse that had plagued the football field for twenty-five years.
The Lost Miracle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,620. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Lost Miracle builds to an exciting struggle for survival as one curious invitation draws Sarah, a gifted psychic, and Jennifer, an expert in ancient history, into a mysterious quest in search of a lost miracle. They soon find themselves tracing incomplete clues left behind by a man who sacrificed his life to keep knowledge of a powerful miracle from falling into the wrong hands.
The Scroll of Greatness
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Series: Sherlock Hong, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
Book 3 of the Sherlock Hong series. Place: Singapore. When: the year 1891. Sherlock stumbles upon a sinister conspiracy to take control of the peaceful colony, and he's blamed for a terrible crime. Can he learn the truth about the Scroll of Greatness and prove his innocence?
Two Edwardian Adventures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This book consists of 2 light-hearted novellas of about 16,000 words each, set in Edwardian times, mostly in Edinburgh, and linked by some of the characters involved. ‘Adventure at the National Exhibition’ is a tale of old and new illusions, some of which are shattered by the end of the story. ‘Adventure on the Scotch Express’ is a tale of several people with something to hide.
Carousel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Danny Gentry is a writer who has finally started to deal with his inner demons, that is until he receives the news of his ex-wife's murder. Susan Cobbler's death hurdles him into an intrigue of secrets about his own life which have been hidden from him in plain sight. With his best friend running for President, the clock is ticking to find out what conspiracy led to the murder.
Lainee Delaney: Back to Business
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 61,690. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lainee Delaney, social debutante turned private investigator wannabe, and substitute teacher gottabe to make ends meet, has just landed her first big case. Straight laced and incredibly sexy Cade Gainess needs Lainee’s help straightening out his bad boy little brother Dylan.
Modern Art
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,660. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Juliet Henry knows nothing about modern art but that doesn't stop her from filling in when there is a sudden vacancy at a prestigious art show. She is surrounded by strangers but among the new faces there is one she knows from her days at the NSA. She can take no comfort in this fact though because the face belongs to a man that was supposedly killed by terrorists years before.
Contained--Day 2 (Earthquake)
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Series: Contained, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Sid Chamber's virus has just costed the lives of numerous people, with Noah Arkchrist witnessing it all. In this next thrilling piece of the Contained series, now that McKenzi and Noah know that something terrible is going on along with this quarantine of the campus, both must enlist the help of an outside source to survive. However, with Sid's appeal coming up for his release as well.
Sleeping Dogs
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Series: Chase Investigations, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 16,650. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sometimes doing a favour ain't such a great idea. The private eyes of Chase Investigations take on the case of a young cop accused of assault. With some heavy political interference and a drug-fuelled fixer involved, plus Dan Crowley's old enemy DI Kennedy leading the charge, this is a case they quickly wish they had never taken on.