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The Homicidal Saint
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,390. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A church potluck dinner. A sudden, shocking murder right after the pastor says grace. Joe Sonntag is a horrified witness, and swiftly arrests Manfred Wittstein, who claims his wife Freda killed their children, Matthew, Mark, Gerta, and Reuben. Thus begins an odd quest to learn why the killer shot Freda, and whether his wife had destroyed their children. It soon proves to be a case unlike any other
The Flense (Part 01)
You set the price! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Contracted by an apocalypse prepper group to investigate seemingly disconnected global tragedies, a young freelance reporter uncovers a disturbing pattern: each event begins with the sudden spread of a mysterious ailment and ends with the appearance of a man in black and silver who witnesses claim is the devil himself. Harbingers of an impending biblical catastrophe... or worse?
Murder at the Empress Hotel
Series: A Jillian Bradley Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,690. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Set in the beautiful city of Victoria on Vancouver Island, a bitter conflict over fishing rights and the love of one woman turns deadly with the murder of a young attorney, drawing Jillian and Teddy into yet another intriguing adventure.
Steele Resolve
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Detective Jasmine Steele had a great career, partner and outlook on life. Then her brother was killed and her life was turned upside down. Having lost everything, she has to solve a series of murders that pulls her back into her brother's case. Forced to face her demons, she must find the murderer before he kills someone she loves, again. As her mother said, sometimes your worst enemy is yourself.
Borderline
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,050. Language: American English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Suspense Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Homicide detectives Barbara Lassiter and Susan Martinez are assigned to investigate the murder of an Albuquerque socialite. The victim, a narcissistic borderline personality, destroyed people’s lives and the list of suspects is long. Things get tougher when her psychiatrist is killed and DVDs turn up showing the doctor had serial sexual relationships with his patients, including the murder victim.
Lamont - Moon's Rising
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Detective Crieff Lamont discovers that he has been allocated a new partner: the young and inexperienced, Felisa Tortolano. Sent to investigate, they find themselves working alongside a detective seconded from Manchester following allegations of racism. So begins a week in which corruption, deception and dark family secrets strain both personal and political relationships.
Mint Cookie Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Ex-CIA agent turned suburban scout leader, Merry Wrath, is just trying to live a normal, quiet life. But all that goes out the window when a convicted traitor (who’s inconveniently not in his prison cell) dies on her doorstep, and an obese cat, who bears a disturbing resemblance to Hitler, decides to move in.
The Necklace (The Kate Brady Series Book 3)
Series: The Kate Brady Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,300. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The necklace is the story of women with dangerous secrets. Kate Brady, now 80 years old is determined that her secret will die with her; Andrea Pryor, 42, the famous television anchor is being blackmailed for hers, and 18-year-old Marianne Woodsman’s takes her on the run through a homeless shelter and a brothel as her story becomes intertwined with Kate’s and Andrea’s in a 3-generational bond.
The Weatherman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,710. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When adults tell young men, "There is always someone bigger than you", Sam Stephens is the guy at the end of the line. He is a fiercely proud member of the First Nations, serving as a soldier on the front line in the Canadian military, stationed in Afghanistan. Because of his courage and bravery, his close friends call him Warrior. An improvised explosive device is detonated by the Taliban...
Welcome to Fugitive Inn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,670. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Brynn McMurray is awakened to a sea of reporters at her Maine inn in the middle of the night. Her ex-husband is a wanted criminal and heading for her inn. Given the craziness of her current situation, Brynn would rather remove all the guests from the inn so she can have a peaceful life, alone. But until her ex-husband is caught, she's on a mission to stay sane.
Daddy's Girl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,600. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
All her life WPC Jill Bennett has wanted to be a detective. But in 1960, there were no female detectives in CID.. How can she make her dream come true? Simply by being the best and when children begin disappearing from a local primary school, WPC Jill Bennett does just that. Jill Bennett – In 1960, the best detective the Metropolitan Police never had. Meet her here in her debut novel.
Lessons for Idle Tongues
Series: Cambridge Fellows Mystery. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Amateur detectives Jonty Stewart and Orlando Coppersmith seem to have nothing more taxing on their plate than locating a missing wooden cat and solving the dilemma of seating thirteen for dinner. But one of the guests brings a conundrum: a young woman has been found dead, and her boyfriend is convinced she was murdered. The trouble is, nobody else agrees.
The Widow's Demise
Series: A Marc Edwards Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,560. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The political elite attends a charity ball at the residence of Humphrey Cardiff. His widowed daughter, Delores, flirts with all the men, enraging their wives. Amidst the political plotting of Marc Edwards and his associates, Delores is found dead, with one of her suitors standing over the body. Marc controversially decides to defend him, while Cobb races to find the truth behind her untimely death
Third Base
Series: An Anthony Carrick Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Windy City, Chicago, is holding the World Series at Wrigley Field. An exceptionally rare World Series between the Loveable Losers (Chicago Cubs) and The Birds (Baltimore Orioles) with the Cubs favorited to win. Until, that is, their star pitcher James Ensor is found dead by third base.
The Combat Zone
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,630. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
One of Mike Malloy’s first cases as a PI turns into a nightmare journey through the turbulent counterculture of 1972 Harvard Square into the depths of Boston’s notorious red-light district where Mike goes head to head with outlaw bikers, meth dealers, an Irish gang boss, Mafia thugs, and crooked cops trying to rescue a teenage runaway.
Roses are Red
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,310. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jain Ryan moved to New York City to pursue a career on Broadway. What she didn't figure was falling for and under the watchful eye of NYPD Detective Marcus O'Boyle, her brother's best friend. When Jain scores the role as an understudy for the lead in a Broadway revival, one kiss alters their relationship.
The Infernal Realm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,950. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Infernal Realm is a fast-paced detective thriller which takes Inspector Joshua Darknoll on a terrifying journey into the uncanny, where everything he thought he knew about the world—about reality itself—is turned upside down.
La collera degli umiliati
Price: $3.42 USD. Words: 63,110. Language: Italian. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Affresco storico-sociale con aspetti polizieschi ambientato a Napoli, prevalentemente nel 1943 durante quelle Quattro Giornate in cui la città si liberò da sola dell’occupante nazista.
Corridor One
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 169,730. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
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An unsolved crime. A missing treasure. A family torn apart. Step into the shoes of Dina, a tenacious art forgery expert, as she races against time to fit together the pieces of a puzzle decades in the making. Join her as she confronts the creeping shadows of the past in a mysterious adventure as twisted and dark as an abandoned underground catacomb. Can you see in the dark?
Deep Bay Legacy
Series: Deep Bay, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,790. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Stolen from the hospital, an abducted newborn falls into the hands of a murderer. Detective Grayson is on the case, but not without the father of the child. Together, they stumble upon a human trafficking scam, and find out the hard way, that family has more to do with it than they realize. (Book 3 in the Deep Bay Series)