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The Shattered Door
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,720. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(2.00 from 1 review)
When publicist Kathleen Harrison is executed in her suburban home, the obvious suspect is her client and lover George Wynton, a known telepath. Boston attorney Dan Stevens is hired to defend George, but he has no use for telepaths, and so hands the investigative reins to Morrison Investigations. Fledgling private investigators Darcy and Olivia Morrison reluctantly agree to help Dan with the case.
One Shot: Three Stories of Crime
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,320. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A lottery-winning corpse, a morbid reenactment and an unwelcome reunion. Three short stories of crime and obsession.
The Misfortune Teller: Three Stories of Crime
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Three very different people encounter death at second hand in these short stories of crime and suspense.
Rent a Thief
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,610. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When Tina wakes to find a masked thief in her bedroom, she's shocked to discover she might be attracted to him, and now she's wondering if she's lost her mind. True, her plan to move to Seattle to be closer to her daughter and grandchild isn't working out as she liked, and she's lonelier than ever, but has she resorted to dangerous thrill-seeking?
The Devil's Fountain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,150. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The story of the disapearance of a wealthy Florida couple, who have been missing for over six years. A startling discovery is made after forensics accountant Ed Castillo accepts a project to inventory and value the bequeathed assets of a large estate belonging to the Gardners. They were the wealthy couple who left the lucrative, and now bitterly contested, yet to be adjudicated will
Halfway to Hell
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,400. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Johnny Park is a hundred miles from Phoenix... and halfway to hell
Intersection of Intent
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,670. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One woman’s desperate act starts an apocalypse of events for the residents of New Minden, Ohio. Twenty years later deceit, hidden motives, stale leads, and fresh clues intersect with murder and mayhem when Jacob, Keith, and Bobby, three of the town’s sons, look for the truth. All have their eyes on the young librarian, Colleen – not all for good intent. Intersection of Intent.
Too Many Maybes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,290. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012 by OnStage Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Maybe Mrs. Mitchell had been kidnapped, maybe killed, or maybe she had just run away from her husband. Maybe Mr. Haymer’s tulips were just vandalized or maybe there was a body buried there. Maybe Deanie had a great imagination and maybe Izzy just wanted to open locked doors. But whatever the reasons, the girls fall into a life-threatening mystery that has too many maybes.
Got Time? 13 Solve It Yourself Mysteries
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,080. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Test your skills with 13 short solve-it-yourself mysteries. Can you find the clues?
Predestination And Other Stories
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Price: Free! Words: 3,750. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A compilation of three stories about the circumstances that carve our destinies. The forces that act beyond human comprehension- some working in our favor while others against us.
The Wrong Stop, part two
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,110. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Laura gets off the bus at the wrong stop and is chased by a stranger. She runs into a diner where a murder has taken place. Kyle rescues her and is injured in the process. She goes to the hospital and is it caught up in a web of murder and deception.
The Room: A Tale of Murder in the Social Networking Age
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Price: Free! Words: 6,400. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.40 from 5 reviews)
An incapacitated student gets more than he bargained for when curiosity leads him to join an online self help community. At first the members of The Room welcome him with open arms, but things take a turn for the deadly when one of them confesses to a murder...
I, Crime Writer
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Price: Free! Words: 17,150. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
I'm a short story writer - only 5 foot 4. This book features crime tales. I write minimalist Flash Fiction; a perfect dip-in volume - fast reads for a fast world. You'll also find a few Mini-Novels - 1500 word tales so full they think they're bigger. So, meet con men, killers, detectives & thieves. Now take my hand. Follow me. Then give it back.
Town Red
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,870. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
His partner is killed. His girlfriend takes off. His job is hanging by a thread...Chicago Homicide Detective Ryan Doherty has one last chance to save his career—solving the case of Scott and Carly Redding, ad execs who each appear to have died of natural causes...on the same night. And there are hundreds of people who could've wanted the Reddings dead, including every ex-employee of their firm.
The Secret of Blackberry Lane
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Series: The Lavender Series, Book 1 ยท , Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
An old hermitage, a lost 'pot' of gold, the rebuilding of the famous Wabash and Erie Canal, and the search for a missing shipping magnate form the background to Tana's and Thor's vacation with her grandparents near Port Gibson, Indiana, a newly constructed 'port town' on the canal route.
Death in a High Place
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
1921-- The War is over, alcohol is proscribed and women have the vote. Jane Blackthorn should be happy but the holidays are looming and the young widow has no desire to spend them with her matchmaking family. An invitation from an old college friends arrives to save her.
Diana, a Lady in Waiting
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This book is about the way the British Royal Family treated Princess Diana and events leading up to her mysterious death in a car crash in 1997. Was it an accident or was it planned? The book also includes other scandals which have affected the Royal Family in the twentieth century.
Mermaid in Vegas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,740. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
A mobbed-up Vegas casino boss captures a mermaid, then builds a display tank for her in an exclusive club where the regulars include Frank, Dean and the rest of the Rat Pack. Urged to action by his firecracker wife, casino detective Tom Blinder reluctantly undertakes a mission to free the mermaid.
Blueblood (Marty Singer Mystery #2)
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Series: Marty Singer Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,780. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Four murders. Nothing special in Washington DC. But a police lieutenant approaches retired homicide detective Marty Singer with a simple fact that changes everything. They were all cops. In a race to stop the killings, Marty chases the killer from deadly Southeast DC to the heart of the Virginia gangland, on a mission to stop the spilling of yet more BLUEBLOOD.
When the Apricots Bloom
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,430. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Savvy Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A young woman lawyer trying to break through the heavy bureaucracy of the Egyptian legal system gets her chance when the Public Prosecutor calls upon her to make an appearance in court. The case is an ugly one: a young bicycle messenger beaten to death for no apparent reason. Unless, concludes the lawyer, he was carrying a message someone didn't want delivered.