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Domestic Goddess
Series: Anna Harris · Anna Harris Short Stories. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Snarky, ill-tempered and alone: Anna Harris kills for money. Weightier pay cheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills. She can see no way of turning work down. Home: A refuge. A shelter from the outside world. A prison? A thrilling account of extreme peril and insurmountable odds. Domestic Goddess: an Anna Harris short story
The Forgotten Dead
Series: Keir Harper, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 100,100. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Keir Harper never could say no to a woman in trouble. Even the woman who tore out his heart and walked all over it. Nicole’s father has gone missing after being blackmailed, and while Nicole believes he is innocent, Harper knows everyone has secrets. Harper isn’t the only one looking for Gordon Dunbar. He may, however, be the only one who doesn't want him dead.
The Lost Treasure Map (Part I)
Series: The Lost Treasure Map, Book 1 · The Lost Treasure Map. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 24,970. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A 21st century action adventure treasure quest thriller with explorers racing to get the treasure first, with constant action and a movie-style layout, plot, and setting, set in an ancient desolate haunted castle! The lost treasure is buried away for centuries and the only clues to its whereabouts are an ancient riddle: where the last dwell, markings on a tomb, and legends!
Magic Most Deadly
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,430. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Magic, mystery, and murder combine in this debut novel from author E.L. Bates. New magician Maia Whitney and Magic Intelligence Agent Len Davies must put aside their personality conflicts to work together to unravel a web of lies and treachery before magic is revealed to the world and all magicians everywhere are endangered.
A Quick Guide to "Gaudy Night"
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 21 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 149. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
“Gaudy Night” by Dorothy L. Sayers was first published in 1935. It is a mystery novel. It is the tenth book in the author’s popular series about aristocratic detective Lord Peter Wimsey.
Betrayal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
With an emotional chasm forming between them and his wife's off behaviour, Robert starts to suspect that Belinda might be having an affair. He enlists the services of a private investigator to keep tabs on her, but what the PI discovers is far more sinister than a casual tryst between secret lovers. All is revealed in this short story of broken trust and betrayal.
Proyecto EDÉN
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 28,930. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Inspirada en hechos reales. En el canal de Panamá, un barco ha sido detenido por transportar una extraña carga. Marsell Evans es llevado hasta el lugar con el fin de buscar las pistas necesarias para resolver el caso.
Parole in sospeso
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: Italian. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Racconto della serie "11 Piccole ombre" C’è un mondo intorno a noi, impalpabile, il più delle volte invisibile, che ci avvolge e ci avviluppa in una sorta di eterea nebbia. Ne abbiamo coscienza solo in rare occasioni o in posti particolari, ma sappiamo che esiste, anche se non riusciamo a spiegarcelo. Undici racconti aprono un piccolo spiraglio sul lato oscuro della nostra esistenza...
Five Minutes of Blackness
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,630. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A businessman is found savagely murdered in his Jaguar. Robbery is not a motive, and forensics indicates that the victim was given a goodbye kiss. Detective Jesse Collins crosses the country in search of leads, but questions keep him awake at night. He wonders if he will ever get sober, or if he will ever get his wife back. Most of all, he wonders if he can catch the killer before she kills again.
Damien Loose, Episode 8 - Dance
Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Episode 8 of 10. Damien and Kinch commit the heist of the century, but it yields no smoking gun. Damien needs a smoking gun because his boss is about to fire him and Edmund's body just grows colder in the morgue. The only think to do in a situation like this is dance, so Damien takes his wife to a gala where they meet a killer.
The Tower Book One of the Gulf Coast Mystery Seies
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 117,960. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013 by Nixon-Carre. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Tower card is the most terrifying card in the Tarot deck. Murder, romance, passion, betrayal, and revenge explode, out of the blue, like a bolt of lightning from the snow blocked streets Buffalo, New York, to the luxury condos on the white sand beaches of Florida's Gulf Coast.
Постановочный вариант
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,050. Language: Russian. Published: September 22, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Зинка Пряхина, студентка 1 курса Пермского института искусств и культуры, считает себя неудачницей. Даже имя ее Зинаида Мироновна Пряхина. Ну, не везет же… И вдруг подруга позвала ее в студенческий театр «Потешки». Между тем, город будоражит череда таинственных квартирных краж, а затем и убийств. Не сразу молодой следователь Галина Яснова выходит на след убийцы, узнает ее прозвище – «Кобра».
Nannerl's Symphony
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,680. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Young boys enrolled at a school for gifted children are murdered in Atlanta. The cruel manner in which the boys are killed earns the killer the title “The Hammer”. Assistant DA Julie Conway is assigned the case. As her investigation uncovers a startling international crime related to the victims, Julie learns that the music of Mozart is likely linked to her hunt for this ruthless serial killer.
Blutige Geschaefte
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 155,850. Language: German. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Christian » General
Neue knifflige Mordfälle für das Landeskriminalamt Hamburg, die sie alsbald in ein Labyrinth von Intrigen und Lügen führt. Dazu kommt, dass sie gegen die eigenen Kollegen ermitteln müssen.
The Altar of Iphigenia
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
JJ Merrick, a successful businessman, searches for an abducted woman. Using resources that his wealth and 20 years of business provide, his search leads to the world of panhandlers, the nefarious dealings of gangsters, the heavily urban Metropolitan Metro DC area and to the isolated mountain region of West Virginia. He discovers a possible conspiracy that jeopardizes his own secret.
Mystery, Mayhem & A Cup of Coffee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A collection of short stories, mostly mystery, a little murder among sand castles.
Murder at Malenfer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,830. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by Wayzgoose Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Those in line to the Malenfer estate are succumbing to terrible ends – a supernatural legacy, or something more human? Irish mercenary Dermot Ward retreats to Paris at the close of WWI, where he drinks to forget his experiences & the death of his comrade, Arthur Malenfer. But Arthur has not forgotten Dermot. Dead but not departed, Arthur has unfinished business and needs the help of the living.
Clients & Perps Novelette Collection #1
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,460. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by MindWingsAudio. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Clients & Perps Novelette Collection #1 is a collection of published novelettes by Jack Bates from the popular series, Harry Landers, PI. Each episode presents the reader with client cases that are forceful and interesting. Including: The Butcher’s Heir, Mumbly Peg, The Infidelity Case, Ten Minutes After Midnight, Satan’s School for Scandal, Shot Girls (NEW), and A Model for Murder.
Sparrow's Silence
Series: A Mountain Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,860. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
In Wallace Idaho, Cody Marsh begins mapping an old cemetery. The discovery of a solitary headstone, engraved only with ‘Sparrow’, haunts her. When a body is discovered she sees no connection. But as she follows Sparrow’s winding tale into secrecy, betrayal, and loss, an attempt on her life proves a link. Hurt and scared, Cody flees to those she loves, which is exactly where the killer wants her.
Dog Spelled Backwards: An Unholy Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,950. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Private investigator Jane Ronson goes undercover in a tightly-knit Orthodox Jewish community to infiltrate a black market kidney ring run by Russian mobsters. To stay alive, she forms an unlikely alliance with a Rabbi’s wife.