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Signes Secrets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: French. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Quand un stratège politique meurt durant un appel relayé par vidéo, l'interprète en langue des signes Amy Kellen découvre qu'elle n'était pas un simple témoin, mais qu'elle a été l'outil d'un assassinat politique. Pourra-t-elle réussir à sauver sa vie, celle de sa fille et respecter les règles qui lui imposent le silence, lorsque les assassins viendront pour elle?
Two Lives One Decision
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
I fell straight to the ground. My eyes shut and my mouth cracked open. I lay there in the darkness of the world. Now three things were switched off. The computer, the light, and my life.
Code 4 Crucial
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,300. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Free Rein Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.00 from 1 review)
Near the end of the 1980’s, a medium size town in Washington State is experiencing a crime wave, which is unparalleled. What makes it unique is that it is not the citizens whom are in jeopardy, but rather those who are sworn to protect them.
The Christmas Tree Farm Murders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by HartshornPublishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Isobel Santini (managing editor, terrible cook, and best friend) is present at the discovery of a murder. Her best friend is the prime suspect, and a second murder follows the first, so Isobel heads out of her office and into the snow to hunt for clues, much to the disapproval of the chief of police. At last, in the linoleum halls of academe, Isobel and the killer confront each other face-to-face.
Maynard Soloman Takes the Bus to a Strip Club (Funny Detective Stories #6)
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Series: Funny Detective Stories, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,770. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Inspired by true events! In this misadventure, the hapless private investigator is hired to track down a missing college student. Maynard heads to a strip club to investigate, but there's a problem. His decaying RV dies halfway there. To continue the case, he'll need to do battle with his worst enemy: The city bus. Hang on, it's going to get weird. BONUS: Includes "Maynard's Guide to Tipping."
Le Sylvia Affaire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,440. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Title. Le Sylvia Affaire Genre. Thriller Who. Patrick: Cool Blue’s owner Michael: Cool Blue’s builder and handyman. Karen: Cool Blue’s poker game dealer. Duong: Cool Blue’s electronics guru Luke: a bookmaker Sylvia: Luke's accountant. What. Sylvia stops over on Saba on her way to Switzerland. Luke, still chasing the bearer bonds, comes back to Saba. Their combination threatens Karen and Michael.
Absolution
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,640. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
In 1947, a gangster murders Hollywood Private Investigator, Raymond Adams. But his toughest case is yet to come. To gain eternal peace, he'll be brought back to life for one day to solve the supernatural murder of an Adult film star. The catch is the year is 2011, not 1947. This is not the Hollywood he remembers. This place is darker, colder; here the urban terrors are not all supernatural.
The Statue and the Stones
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young man seeking to build a life on Gran Canaria discovers that his own family history is tied up with his new home. From Northern Ireland during the Troubles to the tourist towns of the Canary Islands today, Gregory Sheridan follows a trail of love and betrayal, and family secrets kept through the generations...
Fevered Visions: Ten Tales from the Febrile Hinterlands of Reason
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 46,250. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2012 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Professionally published writer Alistair Ainscott presents ten tales from the febrile hinterlands of reason. The stories probe shades of light and dark, from hilarity to shadows of doom. The light-hearted farce of a man trapped on a 3,000 mile trip with his twin toddlers. A mysterious forest fortified by concertina wire of black-barbed briars. One man's quest to atone for nuclear holocaust.
The Ex Who Wouldn't Die
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Series: Charley's Ghost, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Book 1, Charley's Ghost series Amanda has been trying for a year to divorce her lying, cheating, scam artist husband, Charley. Then he turns up dead. Finally they are no longer married! But she is the primary suspect and, if that isn't bad enough, Charley's ghost shows up in her apartment. He was rejected, not allowed to go to the light. Even death did not them part.
City of Spirits
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Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Murder, lust, and a hundred-fifty year old voodoo curse. It’s Mardi Gras in the Big Easy, an escaped killer’s on the loose, and French Quarter detective Wyatt Thomas has his hands full. Get ready for a ride!
Crime Against the Goddess
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Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Great Library of Alexandria, 246 BC. To save the greatest city in the world, the royal astronomer must solve a very unusual crime. An illustrated short historical mystery, based on historical figures and actual events.
Fatal Philosophy
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Price: Free! Words: 69,960. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A series of murders of prominent citizens rock Dallas. Detective Jason Colbert receives a coded message which ultimately leads him to the philosophy club and psychologist Doris Goodman. The motive for the murders eludes Jason and the reader is led through the twisted philosophy of the murderer to the next victim.
A House Without
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Granddaughter Samantha Baker agrees to sell old family homestead in Saskatchewan, AB. Sam's friend Kriste interacts with ghost and dies at house. Joel then comes to help Sam, romance blooms. Neighbors say ghosts and money are still in house. Sam learns history of house from her Grandmother. Sam discovers where two baby's are buried and money is found. House is torn down.
Death at a Solitude Sawmill
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,070. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The body of a woman with a severed head is found at an Amish sawmill near Solitude. The victim is a Florida widow who had designs on Dana's beloved husband. A jealous Dana becomes the focus of the police inquiry into the murder. Fannie, Sharon and Dana close ranks and seek to find whether the murder is another killing by a serial killer, an attempt to frame Dana or an act of someone they know.
Trouble the Cat
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,170. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Follow the adventures of Dory, a fledgling sorceress, and her cat Trouble, in this new anthology from award-winning author, P.M. Griffin.
Pipeline
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Series: The Paranormal Investigator, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,080. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tracy Kimball is awakened one night by a voice emanating from the television static. Plagued by a series of paranormal occurrences, Tracy enlists the aid of a local paranormal investigative team, who discovers that Tracy is not being haunted, she’s being warned. A race to save her ensues, leading to the final climactic ending.
Out of Sync
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,120. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cheyenne McCarthy has two fears: Our sensory rich world and the man who killed her husband. Cheyenne’s gift helps her catch serial killers. But will it save her when the man comes for her and her unborn child? And will the secret he knows about her past be what finally breaks her?
Adventures of a Graveyard Girl (Funeral Crashing Mysteries #2)
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Series: Funeral Crashing Mysteries (aka Kait Lenox Mysteries), Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Kait Lenox is back! It's Homecoming Dance time and Kait is excited. It's her first dance with a date and that date is one of the hottest, most popular guys in her school, Ethan Ripley! For once Kait doesn't feel like a funeral crashing weird girl and it's the most perfect romantic evening ever, at least until a girl gets murdered! Of course, Kait can't help herself,she assigns herself to the case!
Nose for Trouble
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,730. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by FoxAcre Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dale Kinsall is a young and talented veterinarian, starting over in a new town and a new state and a new job--and new problems. For example, the corpse that his Beagle Sully finds during lunchtime on Dale's first day of work....