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Savings
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 53,770. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Savings is a fictional book about a rogue government agency, the Department of Retirement Services, who have their own take on health care for seniors. When the wrong person loses a loved one the department gets noticed for what it is. And you thought Obamacare was scarry!!!
You Never Saw
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 108,570. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Nathan Macklin retired and moved south to get away from it all. He didn’t. A fifty year old unsolved murder arouses the curiosity of gritty, ex-NYC detective Macklin. As clues lead him inevitably towards a cover up that threatens his life and the lives of those he loves, Macklin is pitted against a powerful District Attorney who has his own secrets and will stop at nothing to keep them that way.
The Red Peacock Murders
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Series: Detective Tom Briggs Murder Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,170. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hours before the gas-chamber execution of a man convicted of hacking to death a California family 20 years ago, a reporter tries to stop the execution by convincing the only survivor of the grisly attack that the man might have been framed by law enforcement, with the help of her newspaper. Meanwhile, a ghastly apparition watches and waits, seeking its own kind of justice.
Family Trio
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,670. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
FAMILY TRIO contains three individual stories about the Lunghi family of private detectives in Bath, England. The family ranges across three generations who almost all live in the family's home and business complex. Everyone gets involved in agency cases, often making progress on them over meals or after-dinner wine. There have been three novels about the Lunghi family.
Murder in the Wings - A Jack Dwyer Series Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack Dwyers, ex-cop turned amateur actor, is delighted when his agent lands him a role in a local production of Long Day's Journey Into Night. The real drama starts, however, when Michael Reeves -- the play's angry, bullying director -- is found murdered, and Dwyer's friend Stephen Wade -- a sweet has-been of an actor -- is charged with the crime. Dwyer knows that Wade has been set up. But why?
My Father's Sins
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 107,030. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Rev'd Michael Richey, rector of St. Christopher’s Episcopal Church and chaplain to the Madison Police Department, is accused by the police of murdering a homeless parishioner. The only way he can prove his innocence is to find the real killer. He doesn't have long to do it. He discovers that the killer is after his own life and that of his ten-year-old son.
Hollywood Headlines Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-3)
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 215,360. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Boxed set of 3 Hollywood Headlines Mysteries by NY Times and USA Today bestselling author Gemma Halliday: HOLLYWOOD SCANDALS: Gossip columnist Tina Bender receives threats that could end her tabloid career. HOLLYWOOD SECRETS: Paparazzo Cameron Dakota finds kidnapping and murder with Hollywood's hottest stars. HOLLYWOOD CONFESSIONS: Tabloid reporter Allie Quick hunts down a reality TV killer.
First Monday Murder
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Driven by her mantra of 'peace, love, and all the good stuff' and her junkin' addiction, Jimmie Rae cruises the Texas blacktops looking for vintage treasures and unique antiques. She gets more than she bargains for when she finds a stash of stolen goods in a junk store bathroom and then discovers a fellow antique dealer murdered at the flea market.
Body English
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A Lydia Chin/Bill Smith short story.
Consequences
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Series: Lessons, The Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,220. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jennifer was a child that fell through the cracks of a broken system. Nora took her in when no one else would. That act of kindness could cost her everything.
The Gauntlet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,910. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Russell Williams is a hard-drinking, unemployed computer analyst with no family and no prospects. But Williams has one thing going for him - his genotype. At the Trade Winds Lounge in scenic Daytona Beach, Florida, a stranger plants the notion in Williams' head that the key to all his problems is in his blood.
Cinderella and the Vampire, A Cindy Nesbit Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,020. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Cindy Nesbit, owner of Finders Inc. doesn’t believe in vampires, but when her best friend begs Cindy to find her brother, Ty Rhodes, she reluctantly agrees. Reluctant because while in college, she gifted Ty with her virginity, and he never called again. Cindy follows his trail to north central California and discovers him in a rustic Club Med-type enclave for vampire wannabes.
The Night for Shelter at a Farm Behind the Mountain
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Story of the Sorting Out of Mysterious Facts and Fear. I staid the night for shelter at a farm Behind the mountain, with a mother and son, Two old-believers. They did all the talking....
Playing With The Bad Boys - A Mia Ferrari Mystery #1
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Series: The Mia Ferrari Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 74,200. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.33 from 6 reviews)
A woman plunges ten floors down an atrium and lands on a baby grand piano in the luxurious Rourke Hotel Sydney. The police rule this as a straight case of suicide; but 48-year-old hotel duty manager and wannabe investigator, Mia Ferrari, thinks otherwise. As Mia sets out to unravel the mysterious death, she comes up against an unsavoury cast of characters who will do anything to shut her up.
Joe Peace
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,080. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by shelfstealers. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Move over, Elmore Leonard and Dennis Lehane. Kerry Dunn's JOE PEACE is in town. When Joe's penchant for cocaine and a disastrous affair with his partner Cassie buries him at the bottom of the Austin Police Department's burnout brigade, Joe turns to crime. "An exciting gang story and a heartbreaking tale of relationships." Publishers Weekly.
Gravely Mistaken - Tales of Medicine, Mishaps and Body Snatching in Augusta, Georgia
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.00 from 1 review)
Grave robbing to procure cadavers for anatomy classes at the Medical College of Georgia will be Grandison Harris' primary duty when he's purchased at the Charleston slave market in 1852. Two curious medical students play a prank on the grave digger that goes terribly wrong. While a case of mistaken identity unfolds, scenes of medical practice and education in the Antebellum South are portrayed.
More From the Deed Box of John H. Watson MD
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Series: Deed Box of John H Watson, MD, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Hugh Ashton has been digging deeper in the deed box that originally belonged to Dr Watson, the friend and colleague of the celebrated detective Sherlock Holmes. He has unearthed three more tales referred to in the original books, but never before released to the public: Colonel Warburton's Madness; the Paradol Chamber; and the Giant Rat of Sumatra.
Carats and Coconuts
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Amazon and Barnes and Noble Top 100 Bestselling Romantic Comedy and Humorous Mystery Author D. D. Scott is back...this time, with Book 3 in her Cozy Cash Mystery Series – CARATS AND COCONUTS. Think Will and Kate gone Bond, James Bond in the gem smuggling world of Brazil's Amazon Rainforest...with the help of Grams, who now has a Queen of Crabby Maxine fixation.
The HOA Murders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,910. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Two old men who bullied neighbors in their homeowner's association (HOA) are found shot dead in the Arizona desert near the Mexico border. Pima County Sheriff's detectives Juan Caldera and Junior Collins work the case. Drug and gun smugglers, Minutemen and aggrieved members of the HOA are on the suspect list. When more neighbors die from poisoning after a potluck, the focus narrows to the HOA.
Used Elvises
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2012 by Lucky Bat Books. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Used people blow into Vegas to get caught amid the casinos like trash on a fence. Used old men who clean up graveyards at night with a bottle always in reach, used little girls who lose their clothes in dim yellow spotlights, used Elvises with more stories in their pasts than in their futures. The mysteries that bring them together are simple and mundane — and worth a fortune. (short story)