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Private Deception
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Series: Jade O'Reilly Mystery. You set the price! Words: 67,850. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Sassy private investigator Jade O’Reilly thinks she’s hit rock bottom when, in the midst of obtaining photos of a cheating spouse in a second-story apartment, she falls off a swing set to the feet of an attractive mystery man. But the next day, she learns that the cheating spouse was murdered and Jade herself is a suspect. Rock bottom just got a new definition.
Barking Mad: A Reginald Spiffington Mystery
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 53,730. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 by Typecast Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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The year is 1931. The scene is wolfishly classic English fare. And tonight the moon hangs as full as a royal pie plate in this inaugural Reginald Spiffington mystery. Imagine touring the grounds of an Agatha Christie English manor with P.G. Wodehouse as your guide, only to find Lon Chaney Jr. wandering the estate. A fresh, literary twist on the whodunit from author Jamieson Ridenhour.
Pétrole Last Call
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,250. Language: French. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Le Groupe Pyka est prêt à prendre tous les moyens pour atteindre son but et demeurer dans l’ombre. La communauté économique internationale ne doit en aucun cas les soupçonner. Assassinats, kidnapping et désinformation sont mis en scène dans Pétrole Last Call, thriller international et scientifique qui a comme toile de fond le choc pétrolier. De l’Arctique au Koweït en passant par la France.
Cold Front: A Tory Bauer Mystery
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Series: Tory Bauer Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,290. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In Cold Front, the fifth of six mysteries featuring the crew at the Delphi Café, a New Year's Eve blizzard turns deadly when a snowy trip into the countryside turns up a frozen body. With her personal life in turmoil, Tory finds herself snowbound and, once again, smack in the middle of an investigation.
Oil Last Call
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Pyka Group is ready to take all the means to achieve its goal and stay in the darkness. The international business community should not be aware of their suspicions. Murders, kidnapping and disinformation are staged in Oil Last Call, an international and scientific thriller that has as background the oil peak. From Arctic to Kuwait through France, the United States, Cuba, Canada and China.
A Dog Named God
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,150. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
The last thing Peter Gilliam expected for his tenth birthday was a dog, especially one he finds drowning in his backyard pool during a torrential midnight storm. But the dog's mysterious arrival is only a portent of the strangeness to come, and Peter soon begins to think that the animal might be more than just a dog - he may in fact be his guardian angel.
Murder, Lies and Chocolate
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Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,670. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Rodney Bradford comes into Lindsay's restaurant, Death by Chocolate, offers to buy her small house for double its value, eats her brownies, and drops dead on the sidewalk in front. Prisoners, murderers, crazy relatives and strippers are all part of the chaos in this 2nd book of the Death by Chocolate series. BONUS! Chocolate recipes at end of book. Poison optional.
The Great Smoky Mountain Bank Job
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Series: Sam Jenkins Novelette Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,640. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Sam Jenkins’ law enforcement colleagues know he’s quick to ask a professional favor. But when a beautiful Treasury agent asks for his assistance, he balks. Special Agent Lucy Frobisher wants Sam to re-open a forty-three year old investigation and find her father’s killers. Reluctantly, the ex-New York detective turned Tennessee police chief delves into the robbery-homicide.
In the Bag
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,400. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by JJ Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Ginny comes home from Major Mart, she doesn't expect to find a bag of cocaine with her groceries. Leery of the cops, she tries to discover who gave her the drugs. As things go from bad to worse, Ginny must choose whether or not to help the police. The decision may save her life - or end it. Includes the bonus story "Getting Away with Murder" & an excerpt from the novel, "Dead Hypocrites"
Boquerones para un samurai
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Price: $4.45 USD. Words: 23,240. Language: Spanish. Published: July 29, 2012 by OmniaBooks. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Gilberto Pacheco Machuca, Inspector de Policía cuarentón, se ve envuelto en un engorroso caso de corrupción, drogas y el robo de dos valiosos cuadros. Apasionante relato basado en hechos reales y con un final tan sorprendente como inesperado.
The Seasons of Sam Rock
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
The Seasons of Sam Rock is a paranormal noir/horror novel with a wry sense of humor. In it, the 1940's Hollywood detective must find Summer Banning’s missing brother, solve Autumn Moran’s vicious murder and discover who's buried in an unmarked grave freshly dug in the back corner of an unkempt cemetery come winter.
The Endometriosis Factor
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,170. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Have you ever wondered about new drugs and the ethics involved in their research -or, for that matter, the morality? This is a novel about a new drug, but also about two diseases -endometriosis and mental illness- and how the agony of both interact to ruin several lives.
Blue Murder
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Series: The Dr. Christmas Connery Cozy Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 62,530. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Would someone really commit murder over a rare daylily? Unfortunately, they would. But Midstate University’s Dr. Christmas Eve Connery, FBI Special Agent Dan Blackwell, Detective Hjelmer Ryquist and others work the mystery through to its conclusion.
Organized Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012 by D. M. Kreg. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Novelette and Short Story: Organized Death--She had everything planned down to the minute. Of course, murder put her slightly off schedule. Gullible Girl--Always loving, always trusting, always wrong.
For Real
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 113,440. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When Neal and Ruth Gilbert stumble upon a man dying from a knife wound in an isolated cottage on Dartmoor, their first thought is to get help, but then they hear strange sounds coming from another room. When the life of Inspector Tern’s wife is threatened, he is prompted to take an unofficial trip to South Africa to try to solve the mystery surrounding the diamonds found on Dartmoor.
Nowhere to Hide
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Series: Pine Hills Police, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,890. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The trouble with running away is that you take yourself with you. After police officer Colleen McDonald is injured in a case gone south and her partner dies, she leaves her job and friends in small town Oregon for a fresh start as a civilian in Orlando. When a deputy comes to her door investigating a missing person, she’s determined to get him out of her life by beating him at his own game.
Dust in the Wind: A Tiffany Waters Paranormal Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,630. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Clothes shopping isn’t the way Tiffany wants to celebrate making detective on the drug squad. But neither is taking down a crazed man chewing on a woman’s arm. When he dies in custody, full of a strange, new drug called “Fairy Dust,” Tiffany finds herself caught between saving a girl and her brother and a territorial drug gang.
Weed Killer
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Rainy Nights and Good Public Transportation of Portland Noir
Love and Justice
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Princess—once named Cinder Ella—murdered. The Prince missing. The King demanding justice. Only the sheriff knows that justice means destroying the kingdom. Can he do it? Can he convince the King to go along? With complete bonus story, “Dispatches from the Front: Number Sixty-one.
The Grand Central Mystery
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Series: The Razor and Edge, Book 8. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Morton Edge, brilliant detective, reader of romance novels, and lover of sugary breakfast cereal has been kidnapped by the Russian mob. His partner, Goth kid, Razor must deliver crucial information on a flash drive to Grand Central Station by the designated hour or Edge will die. Razor and Edge return in a pulse pounding tale of suspense where life and death hang in the balance.