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Permafrost
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Series: Tom, Book 1. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 81,050. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Gibson House. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two friends grew up together in Scotland. Now one is missing in Northern Michigan and the other, a successful businessman, has time on his hands. The hunt for the lost man begins as a mystery and evolves into an act of redemption.
Death Knell: A Birdie Morgan Murder Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,080. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A cell phone ringing at the side of the road... Haunting memories of a horrible accident... The disappearance of a high school friend... Amber struggles to get her life together after a car accident leaves her with memory loss and fear. While she recovers from the crash, a strange phone call throws her headlong into solving a missing woman's case.
Fourteen
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 34,750. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It’s the last train, you’re tired. You find a nice quiet carriage with just one old lady occupying it. What could possibly go wrong? "Trainiac" is just one of fourteen short stories from Feel-good to the Macabre. an ideal read for that short train, ferry or plane journey.
Tango Key
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Series: Tango Key Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,480. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Florida's Tango Key has never been so hot. Especially now with multimillionaire and amateur archaeologist Doug Cooper turning up headless behind his beach house. It seems a number of people stand to gain from his demise, including a stunning young widow, an adulterous son, and two gold diggers from Cooper's South American exploits.
Crimson Angel
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Price: Free! Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On the day Alice broke up with Edmond, she bumped into an eccentric yet extremely gorgeous boy on the street. He claimed his name was Len. Things seemed to have got better after meeting him. And then, things started to aggravate… With each passing day, Alice got more attracted to him. Still, everything about him remained a mystery. He refused to reveal things about his family and home.........
First Offense
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
You didn't mean things to go so far. You didn't expect the man to put up a fight. But it'll be okay. All you have to do is stick to your story. Don't volunteer anything. And always remember: You have the right to remain silent.
The Philosopher
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
‘The Philosopher’ (John Hazzard), all the way from Australia, or some other God forsaken place, arrives in a small Pacific North Western town armed only with his wit, his radical vision of Philosophy, and his foreign accent. His mission? To challenge the community’s cherished values, traditions, politics and religious fundamentalism.
The Bill Travis Omnibus
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 180,970. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
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This Omnibus contains the celebrated first four Bill Travis Mysteries, including The Last Call, Capitol Offense, Longnecks & Twisted Hearts and The Devil To Pay. Five Stars: A "page-turner!", Five Stars: A Hard-Boiled Mystery Series You Don't Want to Miss! Five Stars: JACK REACHER LOOK OUT! Five Stars: Love it! Five Stars: Perfect Diversion
Arrowmoon
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Series: The Bill Travis Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,950. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
What do a leather journal from a previous century, a loaded pistol, and an old safe hidden in an aging barn have to do with a court order that halts the completion of a Texas highway project? Why are snipers taking pot-shots at Bill Travis and Lief Prescott, the highway construction manager? Bill Travis must uncover a century-old conspiracy before he himself becomes a casualty in a secret war.
Caddo Cold
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Series: The Bill Travis Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,850. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Why is the fifty-year-old secret of a missing military transport plane motivating some desperate men to begin setting deathtraps for Bill Travis, his client Holt Gatlin, and anyone else involved? To what lengths will they go to stop Bill for good? Does Holt Gatlin hold the cure to mankind's myriad diseases and possibly the answer to immortality itself, or is he instead the host to an ancient evil.
Slow Falling
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Series: The Bill Travis Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,780. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When the old man who is covered in dirt walks into the country honky-tonk and says "The Falling", right before dropping dead, Bill Travis has to penetrate the gathering dark cloak of secrecy surrounding his death and get to the truth before a team of nuclear regulators can rake the entire incident under the carpet.
Death On The Pedernales
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Series: The Bill Travis Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Who killed Edgar Bristow, millionaire philanthropist and war hero? In a small Texas town where everyone knows everyone else, the list of suspects can be every person you meet. What dark secrets wait for the man who is unafraid to turn over any stone? And will the killer strike again before Bill can get to the truth? This is the fifth installment of The Bill Travis Mysteries.
The Devil To Pay
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Series: The Bill Travis Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,540. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Why would someone want to kill the curator of the Texas Rangers Museum? And why is Walt Cannon, a thirty-year veteran Ranger the chief suspect? And what could the murder possibly have to do with a very old arson case and satanic worship both north and south of the Texas-Mexico border? To answer these questions, Bill Travis needs the help of the unlikeliest of all sidekick. His own daughter.
Longnecks & Twisted Hearts
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Series: The Bill Travis Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,470. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
What is the "blue bone" and what does a seventeenth-century French ship have to do with East Texas? When Bill Travis gets the word that his best friend has been murdered, he not only must take a trip back to the town where he grew up, he has to go up against some old ghosts who were better left alone.
City of Heretics
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,690. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
City of Heretics is a crime novel about an aging con named Crowe, just out of prison and back in Memphis, ready for some payback against the criminals who got him sent up. Before he can enjoy his revenge he has to track down a brutal murderer cutting a swath through the city—ultimately leading Crowe to confront a bizarre secret society of serial killers masquerading as a Christian splinter-group.
Requiem at Christmas (A Miss Henry Mystery Book 3)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: American English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Juliet Henry loved snow. Without snow there was no cross-country skiing. No skiing and there was no Christmas spirit, however feeble, to shine on the bleak winter. While others might scan the December skyline looking for the first Christmas lights in their neighborhood, or search the stores the principal Christmas tree to go up at the mall.
Service of the Heir
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,260. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Charles Murray is in Edinburgh when tragedy strikes him. Yet is everything quite as it seems? The deaths of a lawyer and a servant not only draw him down to Edinburgh’s grim underclass, but also make him reconsider his elegant society friends. Who kills – and who gives the orders? Service of the Heir is the third in the Murray of Letho series, set in Georgian Scotland.
Landscape in Scarlet (A Miss Henry Mystery Book 2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,550. Language: American English. Published: July 7, 2012 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It all started with the balloon man. Until the old bag of skin and bones slouched by, Juliet Henry would have rated the upcoming White Oaks Autumn Art Festival and Wine Tasting a fairly average event. But this guy raised the psyche’s hackles. Even without the subtle skeleton face-paint, patchy hair, dusty frock coat and collection of monstrous balloons clutched by his freakishly long fingers...
The Case of the Ship's Steward: A 15-Minute Brodericks Mystery
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Brodericks Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
The Brodericks are visiting the Queen Mary. After peering into a bedroom, they move down the hall. Jamie quickly pulls out her camera and runs back to the room. As she steps into the doorway, she holds her camera up. “Oh!” she exclaimed. She pulled down the camera, just in time to see a ship’s steward step back through the room’s far door. What was he doing? Can you solve the mystery?
The Case of the Swiped Solar System: A 15-Minute Brodericks Mystery
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Brodericks Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
“It’s gone,” Jose’s yell interrupted Kendall’s thoughts. “My assignment isn’t in my backpack where I left it.” Everyone turned to look at Jose Gomez. Jose frantically searched through his backpack again. Then he looked up with an angry look on his face. “I’ll bet Peter took it!” See if you can solve the mystery of the Swiped Solar System before Kendall Broderick does.