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Grace's Private Sanctuary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,870. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Virginia Jones. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Cultured, beautiful…doomed. Grace Henning is unlike any patient Martha Reed has ever treated. When tragedy strikes, Martha questions whether her fascination with Grace clouded her professional judgement. Simon Talbot interviews Martha before she faces formal charges—but his attraction to Martha threatens to cloud his own judgement. Will the mystery surrounding Grace’s death be solved in time?
Daiquiri Dock Murder (A Key West Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,880. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Newspaper columnist and hotel owner Rafa Blue hides her sordid Key West past from her boyfriend, shrimper Kane Riley. But after Rafa Blue finds her friend Diego Casterano dead at Vexton's Daiquiri Dock she and Kane are under suspicion of murdering him. Rafa remembers seeing blue rope on Kane's shrimp boat similar to the rope found at the crime scene. Is Kane the guilty one?
Booneville Retribution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Larry’s a hardworking Vietnam vet who loves his country and is proud of his small town roots. He’s lived the better part of his life in Booneville, where Old Glory flies proudly over town square, and the Fourth of July is the biggest celebration of the year. Then, the closing of Halport Industries—the town’s economic lifeblood—devastates Booneville’s residents. A short story.
Bonewhite
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
One part literary, one part culinary, three parts magic, THE HERETIC ARCANUM is the most devilish meal you'll ever read.
More Crooked Paths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
More tales of crime and mystery, those who walk crooked paths and pay the price. People on the spot, when things have taken a bad turn. A young woman facing a deadly challenge. A man who walks into the wrong bar with the wrong attitude. A boxer who refuses to quit. A DA with a grudge. A rich man who finds his motives questioned by the police. These are the stories of the darker side of life.
Deadly Detour (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An intelligence operative's assignment goes dreadfully wrong when a pregnant young woman abducts her at gunpoint. The strange girl takes the operative on a detour that has deadly consequences and bodes well for no one.
Daggers in a Teacup
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,490. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Economic and financial crimes are Nigeria’s greatest problems. The anti-corruption commission, has just invited Siva Okojie, a rising star in the police to be the new arrowhead of its investigations department. This will sweep Siva across the country and lead him to unexpected targets. But his choice of confidants will expose him and others to grave dangers. His revelation will shock the world.
Don't Tell, Don't Die
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,410. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Mild-mannered kindergarten teacher Kareena Ellis witnesses a murder. Stalked by the murderer who is intent on killing her, Kareena must flee. Personal trainer Mason Bradshaw is in the wrong place at the wrong time. What is Mason to do? Someone is determined to kill the timid young woman who has stumbled into his protection. Can he protect Kareena from certain death?
Which Was Which
Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: Australian English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The murder was savage and the evidence overwhelming, and yet the man accused of the crime, was hundreds of miles away at the time. So why was the sleeve of his jacket covered in blood?
The League of Free Men
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,470. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A bone is uncovered by the roadside after a fatal car accident. Elsewhere parents are reporting a string of disappearances. Are the missing children and the dead body linked? As our intrepid duo investigate, they uncover a terrorist network preparing to bring down civilisation as we know it.
Bazalt és üveg
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,500. Language: Hungarian. Published: July 26, 2015 by Publio Kiadó. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mi történt volna, ha Quentin Tarantino, Elmore Leonard és Rejtő Jenő leülhetett volna egymással beszélgetni egy nagykörúti kiskocsmában néhány üveg pálinka társaságában? Írhattak volna egy szókimondó, fordulatos, humoros történetet. Mint amilyen ez is.
The Princess and the Pauper (The Fallen Ladies Society, Book 1)
Series: The Fallen Ladies Society. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Once upon a time, Grey Rees served--and loved--a beautiful princess. Now a famous, wealthy musician, his soul still burns for the princess who once ruled his heart and rejected him. When fate gives him the chance to make Emily Wright his servant, he seizes it. Now he is HER master. And he will finally wrest from her the power she still yields over him . . . But old passions are hard to tame.
Fiona's Roman Adventure
Price: $1.89 USD. Words: 8,370. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2015 by Cat Celt Creative. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Fiona's adventure begins when her prized possession vanishes. A clue and instincts lead her down Rome's ancient streets until she fears all is lost ...but then the magic of timeless Rome reaches out. Help appears in the form of a few very unusual fur and feathered Romans who aid Fiona in her quest. Thus begins a detective tale that carries readers thru the Eternal City's most intriguing old sites.
Mystery at the Cabin
Price: Free! Words: 5,500. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Something strange is happening at the cabin. Twelve-year-old Sandy is determined to track down the source, with or without the help of her sister, Jacqueline. This book includes a sneak preview of the children's novel, A Pony for the Fair.
Talking Leaves
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,980. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Something is happening in Dunnellon and these teens are about to discover what it is. Erin and Dakota Harris are coping with the recent loss of their mother when they meet Audrey Conroy, a sophisticated 14 year-old reluctantly uprooted from her urban world to this quaint country town. Talking Leaves is a story about friendship, history, mystery and more…
Night Shift: A Mystery Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,030. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A collection of four mystery short stories, Night Shift, Lincoln City Blues, The Priest and Leduc, and one novellette, Jules, by the author of the Mendenhall Mysteries series and The Ghosts of Morocco.
Talking Italian
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,970. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Family
Best friends Erin and Audrey are thrilled when they travel with Audrey’s parents on a business trip to Italy, but the real excitement starts when they return to the States and discover that their Italian adventure is not yet over. Chance meetings and odd coincidences entangle the teenagers in a mystery that spans continents and centuries. History, mystery, friendship & more...
Geboeid door leugens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,910. Language: Dutch. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Wanneer Sam op een ochtend badend in het bloed wakker wordt naast haar minnaar, belandt ze in de hel. Ze moet naar de gevangenis, ook al schreeuwt ze haar onschuld uit. Ondanks het bedrog, vergeeft haar man haar de misstap en doet hij er alles aan om haar uit de gevangenis te krijgt. Maar dan blijkt dat er meer aan de hand is, iets wat zelfs Sam niet had kunnen voorzien.
Aunts, Moons and Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clint Faraday series, 4 novellas, Dead Aunts, A Bloody Shame, Death Doesn't Wait and Dead Man's Moon. From a student's aunts being murdered to a purge of corrupt police and judges to a weird non-accident on a kite boat to an omen.
Blown: A Dawna Shepherd Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Dawna yanks a renegade NSA contractor and accused spy out of a Polish banquet hall before he can testify to the European Justice Court about US cyber surveillance of "friendly" government leaders. Decidedly unfriendly forces are in hot pursuit as Dawna and her prisoner dash over snow-capped hills and through frosty woods as she struggles to keep them both alive in a December blizzard.