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Muder in Tahoe (Casino Style)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,640. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The plot centers around a Controller at a local hotel/casino (located at Lake Tahoe, Nevada) who discovers the Casino Manager has been granting large markers (Casino IOUs) to a bogus player. Shortly after the Controller starts his investigation, a petty criminal is found murdered. The victim turns out to be the bogus player.
Deck the Halls(An Olivia Hutchinson Mystery, Episode 3)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,090. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
My name is Olivia Hutchinson, but you can call me Hutch. I’m the owner of an all male strip club—I mean, I USED to own an all male strip club, before it burned to the ground. Luckily, my dancers were offered a gig entertaining the women at a ski resort, which seems like it would be an easy enough job, but I’m having one issue after another.
The Insider's Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,830. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Bucks County Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Lacey Ramsey walks into Lance Carter's office she wants to hire him to get her boyfriend out of trouble. Lance thinks she's nothing more than a girlfriend with an over active imagination... until he learns he is a Philadelphia Police Officer. When he learns he is an elite POINT team member, he is sure he wants nothing to do with this case. Follow Lance on his exciting adventure through Philly
Murder at the Murder Mystery Weekend
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Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,940. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Happy New Year! The bells ring out over the city of Lincoln, and at the Twin Spire Hotel, the Sanford 3rd Age Club celebrate with their customary enthusiasm. It’s the kind of party Joe enjoys; a Murder Mystery Weekend. A drama designed to tax his powers of observation and deduction.
Color Me A Crime
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,290. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Olivia Davis is breaking hearts with her online breakup service, Splitsville.com, and matching hearts using her gift of aura reading. When client shows up dead with Olivia's prints all over the evidence, it's up to Olivia to figure out who is framing her.
Jake Darling, Private Eye
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,870. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Jake Darling, Private Eye, agrees to provide bodyguard protection to a sexy brunette named Monique, but he falls for her, and her story. Can he trust her? Monique mysteriously disappears and Jake has to slog through the seedy underbelly of New Orleans to find out the truth.
Adoration
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 133,050. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Lieutenant Matt Riley is a New York detective spiraling toward self-destruction until his captain “volunteers” him for an officer exchange program—to a small town called Adoration Tennessee. But Adoration lies on the outskirts of Black Ridge, and add a young widow accused of murdering her husband, which the witnesses say "a ghost done it," and the scenario becomes a lot more than he'd anticipated.
A Solitude Holiday Skeleton
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the 18th of the Amish Country Murder Mystery Series, Dana searches in South America for her brother who has broken out of prison. In Solitude, Fannie and Eli in the process of cleaning up from a horrific hurricane, make a discovery that will change everything and answers some questions burning questions. Half of all author proceeds benefit UMCOR & Hurrican Sandy victims.
Mystic Bridge
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After an unforgivable mistake almost costs his partner his life, Officer AJ Bugbee limps back home, looking for the quiet of a sleepy, small-town police force. The quiet doesn't last. As he digs into an increasingly weird tangle of deaths and disappearances, AJ realizes that protecting the people he loves will take everything he's got. Even, maybe especially, the thing he's been running away from.
Rope Burn
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Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Yael Navas unravels the mystery of the suicide who didn't really kill himself.
Where the Bodies are Buried
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Price: Free! Words: 560. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"There's nothing like digging a grave to make you think about life," he said. "I wouldn't know, Mr. President. This is my first one." ... How far do Secret Service agents have to go to protect and serve The President of the United States? Find out in this short short story about a tough night of serving the President.
Never
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
When a young scholar is accused of murder and sent to work off his sentence in the deadliest mines in the West, his rancher brother must fight to prove his innocence before the young man gives in to the evil influence of his overseer or is worked to death.
Incident at Lonely Rocks
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Oscar cleans portable toilets for a living. He loves the job—it takes him to beautiful isolated places, like the Lonely Rocks Wayside on the Oregon Coast. Nothing grosses him out either—until he discovers the body, slashed to death, with a knife still in the chest. Then he sees a break in the guardrail above the ocean, a car, a ruined bicycle, and Oscar realizes his troubles have just begun.
Souls On Board
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Series: Souls On Board, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,460. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2012 by Susan Egner. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Marketing guru Casey Click takes early retirement in hopes of traveling the world with her husband. When the economy impacts their retirement fund, Casey returns to work as a flight attendant. A bomb onboard, a coworker's disappearance, and an attempted murder propel Casey and her friends into an adventure that goes well past the last exit to what she thought would be pleasurable excitement.
The Private Eye Murders
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Series: Private Detective Murders, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,530. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Guys like Marlowe and Spade like murder cases. I don’t. I make it a point to hide from them. Too often, they find me.
La prisión de Black Rock - Volumen 4
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Series: La prisión de Black Rock, Book 4. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
¿Cuál es la peor condena que le puede caer a un preso de Illinois? Ni la cadena perpetua, ni la inyección letal. El peor castigo es el destino a la prisión de Black Rock, una fortaleza de negros muros cuya localización exacta nadie conoce. Los reclusos No tardarán en averiguar que de la resolución del misterio de Black Rock depende mucho más que su propia vida.
The Jade Jaguar
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,340. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A thousand years ago it was created as an idol of peace. Rediscovered just fifty years ago, death across a World War, three continents, and now a resurgent Mayan cult have violently erupted in the Jade Jaguar’s wake. The only one who can end its deadly influence on mankind must overcome his own deep-rooted obsession when fate finally draws the mystical Jade Jaguar into his hands.
A Reason to Give Thanks
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Series: Brianna Sullivan Mysteries ยท Sullivan Investigations Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,540. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Evelyn David proudly presents A REASON TO GIVE THANKS, a collection of holiday stories featuring your favorite characters from the Sullivan Investigations Mysteries and the Brianna Sullivan Paranormal Mysteries. In this anthology, you'll also find a sweet new holiday romance, as well as a quiet little Christmas mystery that will startle and intrigue you.
Death In The Dark (A Sydney Rye Novella, #2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,670. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When the fugitive, Joy Humbolt, accepts her new identity as the Private Detective, Sydney Rye, she must learn to control her emotions and her out of control dog, Blue. With the help of an expert trainer Sydney learns to fight with her mind as well as her body. However, when the daughter of a close friend is brutally murdered in the desert Rye turns away from her trainer to seek revenge.
Tenacious Bulldogs
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,530. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Too often, today's journalists are criticized, not praised, for uncovering government wrongdoing. But as you read "Tenacious Bulldogs," you'll find yourself immersed in the world of investigative journalism and cheering on reporters Nichole Robins and Rick Scott as they join forces to expose a truly disturbing, covert operation by the Central Intelligence Agency.