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Crown of Creation: 2046 - Two Nations, One Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
It is 2046, 20 years after the Second Civil War. A skier is killed in Telluride, Colorado, now part of the Republic of Franklin. Adam Henry, a Denver detective, investigates. His quest for the killer brings him back East where he encounters the elusive terrorist organization, the Crown of Creation. Who killed the skier, and why? And how has America changed?
Dani Hayward, P.I.: The Joshua Franklin File
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Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dani Hayward, a Private Investigator with a secret inside track, travels the country taking on difficult cases. In The Joshua Franklin File, city founder Joshua Franklin is murdered in his locked study.
Blue Screen of Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,390. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Veronica Avalon's personal hero Peter is found electrocuted in his bathtub. His parents believe it was a freak accident. The police call it suicide. Only tech-savvy Veronica recognizes the clue that points to murder.
Brash Endeavor, A Stan Turner Mystery Vol 3
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Series: Stan Turner Mystery, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,040. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Step into the shoes of Dallas attorney, Stan Turner, as he begins the practice of law. Then hang on for the ride of your life as Stan immediately steps into a rattlesnake's nest and has to do some fancy two-steppin' to avoid a lethal strike from his own clients. When Stan's wife, Rebekah, is arrested for murder, Stan turns in his legal pad for a detective's notebook and goes to work to save her.
Too Cold to Chase
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,330. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Avery Phillips, a well-trained FBI agent, suspended for shooting her own partner, has come home. She's come home for one reason, to find the man who killed her father, an honored police Detective. There are a lot of skeleton's trapped in the old family closet. The only way for her to solve the one case that has haunted her is to open those doors...even if it's too cold to chase. *Language*
Vivacious Vixens & Blackmail Babes
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 37,170. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012 by Rominna Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Blackmail babes, dangerous dames, femme fatales, manic minxes, saucy strumpets, torrid trollops, vivacious vixens, and white trash wantons--men fall for them, men love them, men hate them, men wish they had never met these bombastic broads!
The Preacher's First Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
He was a good cop until he ran into a bad one. Then, to save what was left of his family, Michael Hogan entered the Fed's Witness Protection Program and became Pastor Matthew Hayden. Matt takes a church in rural Texas, expecting a quiet life. What he finds is a town ruled by the past, a beautiful redheaded barmaid who reminds him he might be a man of God, but he's still a man...and murder.
View From My Soul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,180. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Sarah Seere, coal baron heiress and debuting psychic, has some monumental dilemmas to resolve: A missing child. A threatening foe. A budding practice as a psychic. The child, Katie Sackett, has been brutally murdered, her body dumped on the mountain. As Sarah rides her horse up Stony Mountain, Katie’s ghost makes an impassioned plea: Will Sarah find the man who killed her?
Лаборатория запрещенных букв
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: Russian. Published: February 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young man comes to a resort town on the Black Sea with an undercover mission to catch a half-mystical serial killer. The investigation leads him into a hidden world of clandestine societies and self-proclaimed prophets, all of whom seem to be on a hunt for an ancient artifact that allows its owner to change reality.
Affection for Crime
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,120. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Las Vegas Gazette crime columnist Maggie Hall, through clever journalistic questioning or blind bumbling, follows a bribery scandal that leads to two murders and attempts on her own life. A native Las Vegan and combination of Luella Parsons, Scarlett O’Hara, and Typhoid Mary, Maggie realizes she’s on the trail of the hottest story of her career and, coincidentally, the two hottest men.
Vacant Possession
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Steve Boyce has left behind a violent adolescence to become a prosperous estate agent. He is married to Sara, the girl of his dreams, and has two lovely children. But when he is commissioned to handle the sale of the house in which he spent his first fifteen years, Steve’s past comes back to haunt him with devastating consequences. Vacant Possession is a disturbing mystery of the paranormal.
L'individu en jeu
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Price: Free! Words: 43,680. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2012 by Editions JD Sigaux. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Un jour, Patrick devient, à son insu, le sujet d’une étrange expérience : ses paroles, faits et gestes sont désormais contrôlés par un jeu vidéo. Sa vie dépend alors du bon vouloir de trois étudiants d’école de commerce. Au même moment, une affaire de trafic de drogue amène l’inspecteur Alexandre Rochas à se pencher sur les comptes d’une grande société française d’assurances. Un scandale approche.
Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye. 'The Case of the Missing Heiress'
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Series: Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,110. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The first book in the Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye Series...Max is puzzled. Nothing about this case seems to make sense.Is the heiress really in danger? Who are the scantily clad people in the beach photos? Max is a Private Detective and solves 'the case of the missing heiress'
Who Killed Doll?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nate Hutchinson, a somewhat jaded Chicago homicide detective is called to investigate the murder of a young prostitute. Much to his surprise and dismay, he discovers he knew her quite well and sets out to solve her murder before the break of dawn.
Breakfast In Paris
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Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
At a sidewalk café on a bustling Parisian avenue, a man awaits a rendezvous with the woman of his dreams. But as anticipation turns to dread, is he about to wake with a start?
Barry Hargrove Case of the Lunar Orchids
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Price: Free! Words: 7,570. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Barry Hargrove is called to investigate the theft of a rare seed. The only thing is; the seeds haven't been actually stolen, they were 'found' and their residue retrieved. Enter government official Beauregard Sneed with a list of four suspects: Professor Charles Scott, Professor Bueford Hornblatt, Professor Richard Biery and local fence, Fred Pickett
The Architecture of Snow (The David Morrell Short Fiction Series)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,060. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A great literary mystery of the 20'th century concerns J. D. Salinger. In the 1960s, the revered author suddenly stopped publishing. In Morrell’s haunting story, an author similar to Salinger submits a manuscript after a 4 decade absence. Why has he resurfaced? When editor Tom Neal goes on a search, he uncovers the disturbing truth behind a tragic mystery that changes his life in unimaginable ways
Death Is in the Details
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,910. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Marnie Wallace, a soon-to-be unemployed researcher for a D.C. private investigator, has a problem. It's not just that she's overweight, has a domineering mother or a stalled career. She thinks she knows who killed her client's niece ... but no one will believe her.
Confessions of a Paralegal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,140. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a young paralegal lands his first job with a high-powered Southern California trial attorney defending a wife-killer cop, he learns lessons they never taught in law school, and probably never will.
A Sleeping Dog
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Nancy Kiernan, a Journalism student investigates a "cold case" murder associated with the university. When she is killed, her best friend teams up with Nancy's boyfriend to find the murderer. Their investigation reveals more than a closetful of skeletons. None of the suspects seem like a murderer, but one of them is.