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Hilda Hopkins, Mother Wouldn't Like It #8
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
MINX Clarice Leverson is abducted & her colleague, the machine knitting serial killer and M.I.Nix assassin, Hilda Hopkins is close behind, dragging her boss Sir Ambrose with her across England to a deserted Scottish castle. The evil guardians within the ancient walls fall prey to our anti-heroine as she puts her signature knitted knitted garrote to work. We find out why, ‘Mother wouldn't like it!'
Maggie Vargas "ON THE RUN"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,680. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Maggie Vargas is smart, beautiful, and she’s psychic. Using her inherent abilities, she journeys throughout Western Europe in search of clues needed to recover her deceased grandfather’s fortune. Thrust into a cat-and-mouse game, she is chased by many people who are looking for the same thing. In a whirlwind game of cat and mouse, she and is put to the ultimate test of love and survival.
Love and Not Destroy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,750. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A baby is found in a basket on the grounds of a small-town museum during their annual Folk Festival. Twenty-two years later, a homeless man is murdered in exactly the same spot. Connection? Or coincidence? Peace Morrow, the foundling, now an adult working at the museum, is haunted by this question and thus begins a quest that explores the nature of family, of loyalty and responsibility.
An Apple A Day Keeps Murder Away
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Series: Mellow Summers, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,520. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Janet McNulty. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Rachel is back. And so is trouble. Mel wakes up covered in blood and with a knife in her hand. She has no memory of what happened. Rachel gets word about it in the spirit world and decides to help Mel out. Now the prime suspect in a murder investigation, it is up to Mel's friends to prove her innocence. But can a ghost get Mel off the hook and catch the real killer?
Frogs, Snails, And A Lot Of Wails
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Series: Mellow Summers, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,530. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Janet McNulty. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mellow Summers has already solved one murder mystery when she met the ghost Rachel. But now that Rachel has gone, Mellow hopes to continue with a normal life. But normal is not in her future. One night Timothy shows up claiming to have been murdered.
Lamentations
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Mystic Mustangs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the turn of the century, generations of families become intertwined in the Louisiana bayous and the curse of the women from Delphine manor. Illicit affairs and secretive friendships, alliances that lead to mysterious disappearances, the Delphine curse follows its victims spanning oceans and time. But is it truly the curse responsible for the murders, or are darker secrets hidden in the swamps?
Sugar And Spice And Not So Nice
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Series: Mellow Summers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 28,060. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Janet McNulty. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mellow Summers just wanted to go to college and get her film degree. She moved into a furnished apartment with her friend Jackie only to find that it already had a tenant: the ghost of a girl who was murdered a year earlier. Now it is up to Mellow to not only discover who the murderer is, but to prove it as well. With the help of the ghost Rachel, Mellow sets out to solve the year old mystery. Sh
Rough Magic: Book 1 of the Fallen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,560. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When Worlds Collide Twenty years ago, the modern world collided with the world of Faerie, leaving behind its denizens in a world of cold iron. Unable to work in the modern world of steel, those of the Fallen have been forced into welfare, prostitution, or thievery. Once the proud Queen of Air and Light, Sathyllien works with the Los Angeles police department to solve the murders elves and human
The Villain
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Price: Free! Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
When you’re a career criminal there’s nothing like a police dragnet on your doorstep to spoil your day. So what to do when the burka bandit pulls a diabolical stroke? Well if the Old Bill can’t sort it, better sort it yourself!
Body in the Bluff Norma Jean's Mysteries Series Book Two
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Series: Norma Jean's Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,220. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Norma Jean is at it again. On a beautiful fall day, trees the color of the rainbow, she and good friend, Roy take a hike into the hills above her creek property. Norma Jean comes upon a skeleton jammed into a bluff crevice and the skeleton is clinging to a strange object. Norma Jean wants to find out who lived in those bones.
What Kind Of Friend Are You: The Kind That Kills
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Series: Interracial Pairings, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: American English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jordan attends Marksville High School with her best friend Kallie Broncs. It's their last year of high school, so Jordan decides to throw a huge slumber party. After this party, horrible things begin to happen in their small town.
Black Sand
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,470. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The continuing story of Detective Adam Kenzy from the novels, The Molecular Structures of Jade and Instant Sober. E A St Amant demonstrates once again that his stories are riveting and intriguing no matter what the genre. Small town northern Ontario and through the busy streets of Toronto, the tapestry painted has a life of its own; surprises, one after another.
Forgotten Memories
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The adrenalin was was rushing through her body as Vicki made her escape from the clutches of the sadistic gun dealing drug smuggler Derek. she felt no fear nor pain from the cut that was oozing blood on the side of her face.
Dog Star Bender
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,850. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Fastidious Sirius Thorpe has been looking for his father Cygnus since he was eighteen. When his latest missing persons case starts to go in bizarre directions he realizes all is not right and soon comes to suspect he has been lured into a trap by the man he's spent half his life preparing to kill.
Cat Burglar
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
2 youths break into a house & disappear. The old lady householder denies a break in, but other delinquents have disappeared too. Police are investigating a motiveless murder and a businesswoman with 3 weeks of her life missing.DCI Hampshire cannot see a connection - but occultist Tobias N'Dibe and teenage psychic can. It takes an accident and 2 explosion for the CID too the connection too!
The Man Who Turned Out The Lights
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 39,950. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The search for a murderer in post-apocalyptic Los Angeles. What could possibly go wrong?
Backli's Ford
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 102,410. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2012 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the early 1700s, an A’lle generation ship crashed in the woods of Lower Canada. While many of the colonists sheltered the injured A’lle, some reacted with fear and loathing. Two centuries later, nothing much has changed. This is what Constance, first A’lle investigator for Lower Canada, must deal with when she investigates the beating death of an A’lle boy in the village of Backli's Ford.
The Bill Travis Omnibus 2
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 180,630. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
This 2nd Omnibus contains the celebrated second four Bill Travis Mysteries, including Death On The Pedernales, Slow Falling, Caddo Cold, and Arrowmoon. 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
Post Mortem
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,430. Language: Spanish. Published: July 14, 2012 by Editorial Amarante. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lorena es una joven gótica que recibe un original regalo de cumpleaños por parte de su novio: una fotografía de difuntos de la época victoriana. Casi de inmediato su vida se tornará en pesadilla cuando una presencia sobrenatural relacionada con el obsequio comience a atormentarla.
Circle of Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,950. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
Circle of Justice is a short story that follows the journey of a gun as it falls into various hands beginning with its first killing until its last.