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The Fantasy Book Murders
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,550. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
After a famous fantasy writer is murdered in his castle-like mansion, two unlikely investigators discover a pattern of murders suggesting a serial killer. They research the killings, starting with the most recent and working back into the past. Danger mounts as they uncover the backgrounds of the victims and the truth begins to resemble the fantasy writer's most bizarre and horrific fiction.
Personal Shopper (A Belinda & Bennett Short Story)
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Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A short story featuring characters from The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries. In this short, Jonas gets some help with his wardrobe. Includes a sample of Overkill, coming January 2015!
The Frank Powell Casebook
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,510. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Frank Powell, Chicago’s finest detective, is at it again. This time, he is working some of his toughest cases. He travels to southern Illinois to solve the case of a vicious murderer known to the press as “The Plumber”; he discovers that a stolen cellphone is the impetus for murder, and investigates a bizarre killer with a vendetta rolling down the streets of Chicago.
Spam up your Life
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A man bound to a wheelchair receives a strange email one day. A message pertaining to his exact situation that promises a treatment for his paralysis. There's no reason to assume that it is anything but spam. But deleting that message leads to a bizarre series of events that defy explanation. Who is sending him these messages? And could the treatment they speak of actually be really?
Рыдания усопших
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,020. Language: Russian. Published: December 14, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
„Рыдания усопших“ – калейдоскоп мистических загадок, черных открытий и страшных тайн. Месть и слезы, ведовство и предательство, каббала и некромантия переплелись на страницах книги и доставят истинное удовольствие поклонникам „черного“ жанра. Казнивший жену неудачник, оскорбленный хозяин склепа, сумасшедший ученый, старый некромант и жертва крематория... Каждая из 11-ти „темных историй“ предостави
The Message
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Price: Free! Words: 62,280. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
The Message is a psychological thriller. A surgeon and her husband are having relationship difficulties, and their six year-old son is part of the problem. He was born with neurological abnormalities, and has special needs. After a blazing row, a single phone call changes their lives forever. The police become utterly bemused, as the unfolding events defy belief.
Bloom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,500. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jason Bloom was only trying to do his job; locate potential realty in the dusty town of Sandburg, Arizona. When his old truck breaks down, the most important adventure of his life begins. He awakens in a strange room accompanied by the beautiful Alicia Samson. They are both held captive; forced to play a game that tests their mental and physical boundaries.
Readers’ Revenge: A Book Group Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,360. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sarah and Ellen are best friends and members of the woman’s book group in their remote, Maine coastal town peopled with the elderly and the eccentric. The book group’s members are no exception, but aging doesn’t slow them down and eccentricity helps when they decide to bump off Widower George. His budding romance with their most luckless-in-love member sets the group in action.
Puzzle of Death
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,960. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Detective Jake Wayde doesn’t know why he received a letter containing a piece of a puzzle. However, he soon realizes that he’s in the middle of a deadly search for ten million dollars in cash and a world changing chemical formula. It’s now kill or be killed. It now becomes his task to stop the killing spree caused by the late, vengeful and renowned chemist, Dr. Fredrick Rhineman.
The Stolen Da Vinci Manuscripts
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Price: Free! Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Archaeology Professor Arcadia Jones returns in the latest action packed mystery novella from Joshua Elliot James. You can hide Manuscripts for centuries but not forever. Someone got murdered and someone has stolen the newly discovered lost manuscripts from Leonardo da Vinci. Arcadia found them back, only to lose them again through betrayal of a man she once loved. Murder happens again before she
Who Killed The Clown?
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,350. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lester Jones isn't your usual detective. He's a Pagan and sometimes resorts to less common ways to solve his assignments. Lester also isn't a famous, well-known detective, which is reflected by his lack of clientèle and his financial state. Until one day a client asks him to locate a missing person. This is the beginning of a hunt for a lady and the answer to the question "Who killed the clown?"
Eye of the Diamond-T
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Dion Blaine. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
After his truck crashes on an icy bridge along Route 66 one night in 1957 Arizona, driver Nick Pente awakens in a remote mountain valley in the care of a Native American shaman and his beautiful daughter. Initially blind, Nick must remember what came before the fateful night on the bridge (trauma dating to his service in WWII and his childhood) before returning to his world with his newfound love.
Island Charms
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,520. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Abby receives a plea for help from her old college friend Nikki, she's inclined to ignore it. Nikki was always a drama queen. But she's convinced someone is trying to kill her. Abby has reasons to get away and soon she's off to a remote private island where undercurrents abound in the family circle. She soon realizes her friend isn't being fanciful. The danger is real and now it's after her.
DeLuca Family
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Series: DeLuca Family. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 253,720. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Love makes your heart race, but passion can kill. Three strong, captivating women. Three intense, driven men. One family devoted to justice. Come journey with the DeLuca Family from the tumultuous streets of Chicago to the majestic peaks of Glacier National Park in these three intriguing full-length novels loaded with passion, suspense…and danger.
Victorian San Francisco Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,190. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
This book is a collection of four short stories, Madam Sibyl’s First Client, Dandy Detects, The Misses Moffet Mend a Marriage, and Mr. Wong Rights a Wrong, each providing an opportunity for minor characters from the Victorian San Francisco Mystery series to have adventures of their own.
Nightfire! (The Corvette Nightfire Prequel)
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Series: The Z Redemption Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 8,970. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014 by Daniel Wetta. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The sins of the grandfather determine the destiny of Corvette Nightfire! Discover in "Nightfire!" the moving and disturbing fate of Día and Luna, the Tarahumara Indians who were Corvette's grandparents! Written in the fast-paced style of The Z Redemption trilogy novels, this romantic thriller fleshes out the events 50 years ago that put into play the fate of Corvette and his passion for Valentina!
Mexico Gamble
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Series: Jim Nash Adventure, #6. You set the price! Words: 6,490. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A beautiful woman. A knife-throwing sister. An unpaid debt. Jim Nash is long on memory and short on forgiveness in this Mexican adventure featuring boats, women, good times, and bad fortune for at least one of his girlfriend Allie’s former employees.
A Dance With Carlos
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 68,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
The third novel in a trilogy, "A Dance With Carlos" highlights an amazing insurance scam against the backdrop of the New Orleans Mafia boss returning from exile with vengeance on his mind. Inspired by real people and real events, the novel documents exciting assassination attempts.
Dancing With The Mafia
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A sequel to "A Political Dance," this novel explores the influence exerted by the Mafia on Louisiana elections. A young Assistant Attorney General risks his life to expose corrupt practices with state leases and stumbles onto a much bigger scam. All of this against the backdrop of the Civil Rights unrest.
A Political Dance
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 86,130. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Book One of a Trilogy, "A Political Dance" is a fictional account of a young man struggling against established political corruption. This novel tries to expose some methods used to accomplish those deeds. The characters are fiction, but were inspired by real people in Louisiana history. The series of events depicted are pure fiction, all leading up to the political Bar-B-Que.