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Kidnapped in Key West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
After a disastrous first marriage, Key West fitness club owner Robyn Locke finally dares to trust a man and marries contractor Will Ryder, only to be abducted from her wedding reception and held for ransom. This romantic mystery by Susan Haskell and Norah-Jean Perkin will keep you turning the pages until the very end.
Blood Ties in key West
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,380. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This tale of romantic suspense by Susan Haskell and Norah-Jean Perkin, starts at a local Key West bar. Meslissa (Mel) cares for her orphaned baby niece, wanting to keep her safe and happy. But both her new job and her guardianship are threatened when she tosses a belligerent customer from the bar, only to have him shot and killed outside the building. Is Mel being set up to take the blame?
In the Year of My Revolution
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » General
It is December 1892, and a train carrying rival ranchers has become snowbound in Nebraska. If the blizzard doesn't kill the passengers on board the train, a mysterious killer will. As the body count rises and the tensions heat and the temperature drops, it is up to a vagrant and a reporter to find out the truth and save the West from another range war.
How to Rob a Bank
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,270. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Inspector Gilles Maintenon has finally run up against an original mind—someone who’s very good at wasting his time. Their killer, using simple human psychology, has come up with a brilliant plan. Gilles would dearly love to meet the mind that conceived of that plan. He intends to do just that.
Log on to Murder ( The President Series Book 2 )
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,380. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The President is coming to the town.and Detective Ryan Cook has to solve a locked room mystery..
The Accident ( The President Series Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 14,760. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
What begins as a simple accident quickly evolves into a complex web of deception, subterfuge, and murder
Murder on the Mary Celeste
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,010. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder mystery at it's sharpest. Mayhem aboard a ship sailing the Atlantic ocean in 1871. One by one the passengers and crew are being horribly murdered. The unseen assassin is one of their number. But which one? Who will be next?
Just Another Termination
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,050. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Human resources manager Judy Kenagy hopes her days of running from bad bosses and guilt-ridden memories are over. But alas, she’s barely settled in when a young female employee is found shot to death, spinning her new workplace into turmoil. Can she solve all of the murders with this single find? If she does, will she finally be freed from the demons of her past? Or are things not as they seem?
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches I: 1900-1904
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
“Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches: 1900-1904” collects more than 55 pieces — short stories, poems, newspaper clippings, and cartoons — published during the opening years of Conan Doyle’s literary career. Included are works by Mark Twain, P.G. Wodehouse, and Bret Harte. Also included are many of the original illustrations and more than 200 footnotes.
Lie Catchers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,780. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
LAPD detective “Calamity” Jane Randall thought she knew all about interrogation until she met legendary "lie catcher" Ray Pagan. Scarred by past tragedies, the two detectives threaten to tear the city apart searching for a duo of missing children – a search where the right answer to the wrong question can mean sudden death.
Xmas
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Someone shoots Santa Claus off the roof of an expensive house in Coral Gables. Xande and Yolande Calhoun from XYZ Investigations are the first on the scene.Who would shoot Santa? And who will be next? This is the fifth short story in the XYZ Mysteries saga by Golden Crown Finalist Iza Moreau.
Requiem for a Killer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,180. Language: Simple English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Palmyra, a small city on the coast of Rio de Janeiro, woke up that morning in full surprise. Inspector Joaquim Dornellas noticed a different motion of people on his way to work. A little crowd by the Church of Santa Teresa, downtown, stared at a corpse stuck in the dry mud of the channel. No wounds, no signs of violence, only a small band-aid on the right arm.
Trigger Snappy (Lexi Graves Mysteries, 8)
Series: Lexi Graves Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,080. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
From USA Today bestselling author Camilla Chafer... When private investigator, Lexi Graves, quit her job, she never thought working freelance would be so hard. Struggling to make a name for herself as a solo investigator, she’s intrigued when a wealthy, new client claims she’s being stalked and chooses Lexi as her last hope for help.
Sucker
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,600. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Insync Holdings. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Van H. Avram, PI, stumbles from case to case, getting by on his good looks and appeal to desperate dames. But when a missing-person case dumps the body of a skinny blond thing on his doorstep, he finds himself plummeting into the clutches of an underworld intent on sacrifice.
Booker - No Más
Series: BOOKER. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The all-powerful rule with brute force, killing women and children like they’re swatting flies. It’s a savagery that Booker can’t comprehend, let alone defeat. With the smell of death stuffed down his throat, the man with everything to lose puts everything on the line—because he can stand… No more.
Murder Over Kodiak
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,200. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A floatplane explodes over the Alaskan wilderness, killing the pilot and his five passengers. Who was the intended target? Was it the U.S. senator in the midst of a contentious re-election campaign, one of the other passengers, or even the pilot?
The Best Sort of Day
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2015 and represented by Andy Ross Agency. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The near future. The country is in turmoil, and abortion is illegal. 16 year old Kelsey appeals to police sergeant Joy Banta for help. A bungled abortion procedure leaves Kelsey with a dangerous infection. Kelsey's father, a police captain, gradually figures out what is going on. Together, they risk imprisonment in order to protect Kelsey.
A Search for Sidle on N
Price: Free! Words: 2,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Agents 32 and 33 search the outer Sunset district of San Francisco for signs of the fabled knowhere [sic] pub known as Sidle on N. They walk down Judah Street through the fog towards the imperceptible Pacific Ocean. Without any success, they take a break at a coffee shop at Ocean Beach. Here they meet the legendary Mr. Malloy (who has appeared in other works). Malloy tells them the tragic truth.
Killing the Birds
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 73,980. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
An eleven-year-old boy is found brutally murdered up a logging road near the small town of Reverend River. When the Feds show up, local reporter Dan Holdsworth, usually resigned to council meetings and pie-eating contests, knows there's more to the story. With the help of his odd camera man, he brings Reverend River to the world, and the world to Reverend River.
Beleaguered Truth
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2015 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
International terrorism and political turmoil dominate the early 21century in this sequel to Shattered Triangle: A Consequential Murder. War looms on the horizon, straining ancient friendships as nations are divided over how to confront and conquer terror.