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Roomer Has It
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,330. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
ROOMER HAS IT--the sequel to LATE BOOMER, a Kirkus Star & Top 100 of 2012 award winner! Home in Miami Beach & now its youngest police chief, Carina Quintana must find & face a killer whose spree began as revenge for his wife's death but who has become an avenging angel & a brutal one at that. Pete Simpson, Carina's former NYPD partner & now a high-end P.I. is again along to help solve the puzzle.
Emmy Budd and the Flood
Price: $3.86 USD. Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Charles River Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It started as a wicked summer storm and became a flood that found Emmy and T. J. traveling by boat and helicopter to help save the town, its inhabitants, its pets and some unusual guests swept downstream by raging waters.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld Volume 1
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Special 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: British English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead & nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet & live the only way her father ever taught her to. Life is fast paced, dangerous & filled with more gunfire than a gangster film, but isn't all big cases, excitement & arch enemies. Follow her day to day musings taken from her online blog
Ladakh morte nel Monastero
Price: $11.29 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: Italian. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
La vita di un antiquario vicentino cessa di essere tranquilla quando decide di indagare sulla morte del padre avvenuta in Ladakh, piccolo stato himalayano buddista a nord dell'India. Un romanzo dal sapore esotico colmo di colpi di scena, fra omicidi e spiritualità, in uno stupendo scenario di montagne e monasteri.
Murderous Critters, Cattle Capers(tm) #1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,950. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Murderous Critters is a trio of outrageously funny mystery short stories, the first collection in a series featuring the zany comic animal characters from the world of Cattle Capers(tm). A killer magician, rogue dinosaur skeletons, and roaming gunslingers are no match for bovine Master Detective Adam Steer and his goofy sidekick Crazy Cal. Appropriate for teens and adults. Not for young children.
All the Bishop's Men
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,390. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Something doesn't seem quite right when Lt. Nick Greer responds to a call of an apparent suicide of a Catholic priest. His gut feelings tell him there may be much more to the priest's death than anyone had imagined. In the midst of all this mayhem, he suddenly finds himself involved in an unexpected romance.
Nowhere Fast (A Mercy Watts Short)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A crabby nun and a runaway girl. Mercy should’ve stayed in bed. Instead, she bows to her aunt’s guilt trip and is hot on the trail of Charley Horton, a girl the police can’t find. With the help of her nerd posse, she’ll find Charley, but somebody isn’t going to be too happy about it.
Kentucky Feud
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,960. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An unmarked grave and a headless corpse stir the embers of old hatreds in Elliot County, Kentucky, where outsider Deputy Maggie Higgins struggles to investigate her first murder case. Feuds are nothing new in Eastern Kentucky, but this long dormant conflict threatens to gain new life as Higgins uncovers a history of murder, torture, and bloodshed that spans generations.
Strangled in Sonoma
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Rodrigo Valenti wills a Sonoma winery to Carol Valenti. She invites Mimi Griffin to explore the investment possibilities. The rundown mansion holds rumors of hedonism while murder is stalking them and tales of debauchery emerge about Rodrigo's final years. More murders surface and Mimi leads the chase to uncover the killer and the mysteries of the manor before the killer can strike again.
Eyewitness
Series: The Witness, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
Blame is in the eye of the beholder when Josie faces her toughest challenge yet – one that comes from halfway around the world and forces her to question her faith in justice while threatening the people she loves most.
Famille parfaite dans l'imparfait
Price: Free! Words: 21,370. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Les menottes aux poignets, Cyrille Curry et son épouse Heather empruntèrent l’ascenseur de l’édifice abritant les bureaux de Me Clément Savary. L’inspectrice Roxane Royer et un agent de police les accompagnaient. Le couple venait d’être mis en état d’arrestation. Heather avait tué sa belle-mère. Son mari était accusé d’entrave à la justice et de complicité après le meurtre de sa mère et de son
Whispers In The Dark
Price: Free! Words: 27,310. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An original short story and samples from seven novels by Lynn Emery; all tales of suspense with secrets, intrigue and murder. "Ms. Emery writes with style and class" Romance Reviews Today "A gifted storyteller." Baton Rouge Advocate, Greg Langley "Romance and mystery as deep as the undercurrents of the Louisiana bayou." BookPage
The Horizontal Lie
Series: The Strickland Files Murders, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,220. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Murder Mystery fans everywhere are abuzz about The Horizontal Lie. The second book in the Strickland Files series is a bona-fide winner. The suicide of a country music mega-star, the attempted murder of his son and the subsequent violent death of his ex-wife complicate this seemingly straightforward plot. It will keep you on the edge of your seat - WHO really killed Don Willy... And why?
Fleur deKey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A French Quarter Mystery with a dash of paranormal, a pinch of history and splash of romance. Echo LaBauve, a high intuitive, is enlisted to solve the mystery surrounding a hand-tooled key discovered when a jazz legend’s house is demolished.
Traditional Tea
Series: The Tea Series, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,570. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Traditional Tea is the eighth novel in the bestselling Tea Series. With over 250,000 copies sold, the series serves up fast, fun reads full of action, romance, and laughs. A fresh take on the serial novel, not every mystery is solved at the end of the day—or at the end of the book. Each installment keeps you coming back for more!
Blood and Satin (Blood and Satin #1)
Series: Blood and Satin, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
Adelaide Hunter is a vampire. Only she doesn't know it yet. When she wakes up to find one of her clients ripped to shreds and her body covered in his blood, her life starts spiraling out of control. With no memory of what happened, she's in trouble. The police are after her, she's got the hots for the detective on her case, and there's a mysterious, handsome vampire who wants to help her.
Viol à l'arraché
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,320. Language: French. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Un groupe d’amis réunis pour quelques jours. De l’alcool. Des sentiments ambigus. Et puis un drame.
If Our Stones Could Talk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,250. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lucy Campbell was living the good life in suburbia with her family. On what seemed to be an ordinary Saturday, a knock on the door was about to change her life forever. Little did Lucy know that by answering the letter she received regarding her long-ago dead mother, she would embark on a journey of self-discovery that would ultimately change her view of not only others, but herself.
Ghost Aria (World of the Ghosts short story)
Series: World of the Ghosts, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sixteen years old, Caina is a student of the Ghosts, the spies and agents of the Emperor of Nighmar, and from them she learns the arts of stealth and infiltration, of disguise and intrigue. But when a man dies of a mysterious poison, Caina faces a deadly test. Because if she doesn't solve the murder, she might die next...
Ghost in the Forge
Series: The Ghosts, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,620. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A sinister order of sorcerers is offering a weapon of fell sorcery to the highest bidder, and Caina Amalas must keep the weapon from falling into the wrong hands.