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From the Clutches of Evil, Book 3
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Series: A Jillian Bradley Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,870. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Christmas – the busiest time of the year! And on top of everything, Jillian is throwing an engagement party for two dear friends. But on a final errand before the party begins Jillian witnesses a horrific car crash and notices two witnesses leaving the scene of the accident. She and Teddy pull a survivor from the wreckage, and together they attempt to solve the mystery of the amnesia victim.
The Ghost Orchid Murder, Book 2
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Series: A Jillian Bradley Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,680. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's been eight years since gardening columnist Jillian Bradley helped solve a string of murders in Half Moon Bay. But when a friend and colleague in Scottsdale, Arizona finds a young technical assistant dead on the floor of his private office, Jillian doesn't hesitate to answer his plea for help. After all, a $2 million research grant depends on it.
Bored
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Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A murder mystery short story about a gruesome and distinctly messy murder in a retirement home.
ReEarth
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,190. Language: British English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Nothing on the Rhealian network is private. A few reckless comments online can do a great deal of damage to a person's reputation. When Detective Joseph Pimm is placed in charge of a murder investigation, where the chief suspect is an Earth women, uncovering the truth risks putting him out of step with Rhealian society.
A Little Bit Crazy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
If your life takes you around the country, you may start to see stories in the hotels you visit. Employees have hours and paychecks not so obvious may surprise you. Take a look at this hotel and you may think twice about where you stay.
Адвокат Наполеона
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Price: Free! Words: 19,790. Language: Russian. Published: February 21, 2013 by Andriy Demidov. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Когда я пишу, то не думаю в каком жанре это получается. Похоже на детектив или триллер.
Chance of a Lifetime (Chances Are #1)
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Series: Chances Are, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,510. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Detective Steve Fischer was as tough as they come. Then he goes to the scene of a robbery and winds up being injected with an experimental drug before he's shot by notorious gangster Artie Luther. But Steve doesn't die. Instead, the experimental drug causes his body to regenerate as that of a young woman. Now as she tries to adjust to her new life, she sets her sights on repaying Luther.
Clearwater Danger
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Series: Clearwater, Book 10. Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Joe has to deal with a personal request and handles it in a most peculiar way. Bob Morse needs Fred and Joe to investigate a client charged with manslaughter. CHIPs hires a new and colourful character who has a few personal problems of his own. An interesting letter arrives from Europe. Janille needs a new car. The new neighbours pose a few violent problems. Just another week in Paradise.
The Con Before Christmas [A Novella]
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Series: Arthur Beautyman Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,320. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Her identity and her life savings stolen just before Christmas, Ruth Beautyman and her son Arthur must chase down the con artists who took everything. Together they must come to terms with the challenges of their own relationship as mother and son, business partners, and detectives. This novella is approximately 22,000 words (roughly 90 pages).
Victoria Seacress: Headstones
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,470. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Victoria Seacress is back, this time doing a story on domestic abuse and violence, only to find herself in the same situation. When her fiance is found dead in her house, she needs to know who murdered him, and why.
Moral Rat: The First Edition
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Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Alfie Roberts, The Rat Catcher makes a mistake on the job, he is afraid to tell the law firm owner(Harry Williams) because of his own pride to admit the mistake he made. Moral: Perfection can be found in all of us, but being human doesn't mean we are immortal from imperfections. Character List: - Mrs Smith, Law Firm Receptionist. - Harry William's, Law Firm Owner. - Alfie Roberts, Rat Catcher
Assigned to Murder (Philippa Barnes mystery 1)
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Series: Philippa Barnes glacier mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,920. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Journalist Kirsten Browne tells her friend, glacier guide Philippa Barnes, that she is investigating something terrible. Before she can say more she is bludgeoned to death beside a West Coast lake. Philippa, determined to find out why, discovers that the people of the lake are hiding many secrets. She finds links to a decades-old mystery, but not in time to prevent another tragedy.
A Simple Mistake - a suspense short story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,860. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sybil Strang can’t help being suspicious of the nervous man loitering in the convenience store at closing time. But did she really see a gun inside his rolled-up newspaper?
Clockwork - a suspense short story
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Price: Free! Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A disturbing shadow falls over a forgotten town, unnoticed by everyone except for an old shopkeeper …
Set the Stage for Murder (A Broadway Backstage Mystery)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
New York actress Victoria Locke and her producer husband Teddy McDowell cast themselves as detectives when someone threatens the star of Teddy's next Broadway show. What starts out as a bit of fun sleuthing turns deadly when someone is murdered at a pre-rehearsal gathering at the McDowell's upstate New York home.
Кругом слоны, Миша
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,030. Language: Russian. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Детектив про любовь и философию. Ключевые слова: любовь, стоматология, загадочно, интересно, ул. Радищева, коммуналка, Швеция, Обводный канал, трудная проблема сознания, слоны невидимые, память, свобода воли, аутоскопия, Вера Кукушкина.
Killing Kat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,550. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Katriona Travino has 15 days to live before being executed. Miles Cavendish has been invited to witness her death. He can hardly wait, because he framed Katriona for the murder. Her execution will be his revenge. Serena, the girl Katriona supposedly murdered, was somewhere in the Bitterfoot Forests. taken her to a Montana survivalist group. She would never be allowed to leave them, alive.
Good, Clean, Murder: A Plain Jane Mystery
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Series: The Plain Jane Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 69,800. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2013. Category: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
When Jane stumbled over the body of her best client she didn’t think her week could get any worse. But her parents were right: getting a roommate on Craigslist had been a bad idea. Now homeless and broke, the offer to be live-in help for her dead client’s grief-stricken son is an offer she can’t refuse. Will trying to solve the mystery of the death be a help, or another one of Jane's bad ideas?
Woman Without a Name
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,890. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
A woman agent for the National Security Agency arrives in Los Alamos, N.M., to investigate the death of another agent. His death looks like an accident, but she's convinced he was murdered by foreign spies who are trying to obtain secrets about the B61 nuclear bomb from Los Alamos National Laboratories.
Nevermore
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,620. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A killer stalks the streets of Cairo as Egypt descends into the chaos of revolution.Dr Meg Ravenhill has just earned her PhD in English Lit when she is offered a job at a school in Cairo. Her new tenure takes a turn for the worse when one morning she discovers the nearly headless body of the principal.With an escalating body count, Meg desperately tries to keep from being the killer's final target