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Cooking the Hounds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A standalone short story I wrote for an anthology of dog stories edited by Jeffrey Marks.
The Last Kiss
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Price: Free! Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A suspicious death occurs in the peaceful village of Hassman, New York; a retired English professor, who is also the village's self-appointed "amateur sleuth," thinks it just might be murder. The professor solves the lethal puzzle when a nighttime visit to the victim's cottage leads to the discovery of a mysterious poem and a dead cat, not to mention a near run-in with the murderer.
Blood And Water
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,610. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Secrets can be dangerous and the one Detective Inspector Christina Blake has kept buried could ruin her entire career - or even get her killed. The body of a teenage girl turns up discarded on the streets like yesterdays garbage. When the victim is linked to a notorious crime syndicate, responsible for trafficking guns, drugs and prostitutes, DI Blake is called in to track down the murderer.
The Oculate Conspiracy
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A fictional story about a woman who takes up Ghost Writing and what is revealed to her.
The Wedding (A Butterscotch Jones Mystery Book 6)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The time had come-- Butterscotch was ready to tie the knot! Plans were under way for the festivities and then the Mountie got called away on a dangerous case. Butterscotch was sure she could cope but, as the saying goes, man plans and the gods laugh. They laugh twice as hard at frantic brides. Will the Mountie be able to wrap up his case in time to get back for their wedding?
Homecoming
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,640. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
23 years ago, Andre Larson left his hometown, Valhalla, and he never looked back. His life since then has taken him all over the world. Now, he is returning to Valhalla for the saddest of reasons: to bury his mother. While he is here, he also intends to confront the reason why he left Valhalla all those years ago, the dark secret under the surface of his peace
Vendetta in Valencia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a beloved local candidate and national hero drops dead of a heart attack, his doctor can't believe it. Soon, the doc's old friend Max Castillo is on the case -- although Max isn't even sure there's a case to be on. But he's a long way from his beloved Benidorm in a bigger town, with big secrets. Can Max keep his head above seawater and save his friend's reputation?
Buried In Benidorm
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,470. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Ex-priest and newly minted agnostic Max Castillo ekes out a living as a private investigator from his houseboat in Benidorm, Spain. He's finally got a little free time ... until a big-shot turns up dead at a local golf course. Now, his former employer is calling in an old debt, and Max is neck-deep in gangsters, grifters and girls with grudges.
A Desperate Place for Dying
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,660. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A desperate plea from an old flame entangles Garrison Gage in a high profile case involving a famous and brazenly outspoken lecturer on evolution and atheism, a crazy fundamentalist cult that uses all means necessary to silence its critics, and a brutal local murder of a far more personal nature.
Depth of Deception (A Titanic Murder Mystery)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,870. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
"Award-Winning Finalist in the E-Book: Mystery/Thriller/Adventure category of the 2012 International Book Awards" It is 1982, and a young woman in Edwardian clothing is foundfloating unconscious in the Atlantic with a ticket for the RMS Titanic. Is it a bizarre case of time-travel that links her to anunsolved murder from 1909, or an elaborate hoax?
Crimson Studies: Grandson of Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The grandson of the famous detective is a student at a West Coast university in the US. A mystery takes place right down the hall in his dormitory. Fortunately, the grandson of the famous doctor is also there to help out.
Prophet: Starkiller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When detective Jason Prophet discovers his old flame, Lynn McColl, is missing he begins searching. When people she's worked with start turning up dead, he doubles down, fighting thugs, police and even the FBI—anyone who stands in his way—to rescue the woman he still loves. His search leads him from the world of high-tech research to international espionage. Suspenseful and full of edgy humor.
Tainted Legacy
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Series: Sid Langdon Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A corpse and a million dollars in missing jewels—and Sid Langdon is tapped to find the answers by the very man who may be responsible for both! It’s Sid’s first case—it might well be his last! The first in the Sid Langdon Mysteries series.
Song of the Canary
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,620. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
For a robin with an attitude, turning songbird against a pigeon hawk crime lord is a bad idea. When a murder of crows joins the action to hunt him down, the feathers begin to fly. Can he organize his dogs and meet the crows on the mean streets of the big city, or is his goose finally cooked?
Landlord
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,810. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
crime...murder mystery, spiked with humor
The Taxi Chronicles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bridget Jones meets Evanovich in this fun and funky ChickLit mystery for working women everywhere. A rollicking romantic ride.
The Man With A Microphone In His Ear
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,510. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Man with a Microphone in his Ear Time: 1969, Place: Philadelphia General Hospital - an ancient psychiatric fortress, Person: a clueless 1st year psychiatric resident assigned to treat a dangerous paranoid patient. How he deals with this threatening, psychotic man will shape his entire psychiatric career.
Breakfast At Blair's
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 4,490. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Hermann dropped in for breakfast at Blair’s, Diane and Michelle would sit next to him and awaken hidden urges. They were good looking and friendly, a far cry from the homely waitress behind the counter. When a Nevada state trooper finds a Toyota pickup in the bottom of a canyon he’s perplexed by how it got there, and who the driver was.
When Divorce is Not Enough
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2012 by Bluewood Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Orphan Tanya married Tom for all the wrong reasons and was abused from day one. Then he turned on their oldest son and started to beat him as well. Attacking Tom to give her boys a chance to escape was her only option. Even divorce didn't solve the problem. Tanya always knew that Tom was never far away. Every time she got comfortable he re-appeared and the fear returned.
Murder at the Final Four
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,250. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jimmy Bishop, the fiery, Bobby Knight-like basketball coach at Central Prairie U., should be enjoying March Madness. His team has just reached the NCAA finals. Instead, he's in deep trouble. Hours after he threatened to kill a New York Times sportswriter, the writer turned up dead--and all signs point to Bishop as the murderer.