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The Haunting of Emily
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,540. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In an effort to find closure regarding her husband's accidental death, Emily McLofflin plans to spend several weeks in an isolated cabin in northern Michigan while she attends a writer's conference. However, before she leaves the cabin to attend the two-day conference, unnerving incidents lead her to believe she may not be alone in the forest. The conference holds even more surprises.
The Jury Of Evil Science
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 360. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A book which gives an example of what happens when a major scientist is not give scholarship . Their crime spread the city before they know it detective Henry is at their back can they get out of this or will Henry catch them red handed
Fat Chance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,690. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
A comedy thriller. Marsha and Milly visit the Amalfi coast in Italy for a holiday where they find themselves embroiled in the search for a serial killer who prefers fat women as his victims. Marsha decides to take on the role of sleuth herself - much to the dismay of the handsome Italian inspector. Thrills, spills, food and intrigue galore! A great holiday read.
Revenge of the Masked Ghost
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,040. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A vigilante stalks the streets of the 1930's Manhattan, and Margaret Randolph is terrified that he will break into her home. Even though her husband Donald tries to reassure her that it won't happen, the mystery man known as the Masked Ghost steps in from a stormy night and dies at her feet. What is the secret of the Masked Ghost? A Pulp style novel.
When Darkness Falls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,510. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the darkest days of World War II, Stella Hanson, a beautiful, intelligent daughter of a traditional West Virginia industrialist builds her own production company to aid the war effort. Her rich father wants her to consolidate her efforts with his own and support her family endeavors. When Stella ends up dead, everyone wonders who killed her and why.
High Stakes Hell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Andy had seen it all, done it all as a detective when he'd be alive. Now, as a ghost, he still works as a private investigator. Gambling with the dead is different than with the living: no bodies to betray their tells. The stakes are higher than ever this time, involving not just Heaven or Hell, but his best gal, Betsy.
Clearwater Ambush
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Series: Clearwater, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Joe and Coop are in the private detective business. Their first case - find a boy who vanished five years earlier and recently has been spotted by his sisters. At the same time Joe is trying to prove that brother, Frank, is not responsible for his ex-fiance's death. To make things worse, Janille's love life is a problem Joe doesn't want but has. Another romp with Mia and Joe in Clearwater Beach.
Infernal Triangle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2012 by Chater Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Paranormal detective Jamie Jarvis has to solve the murder of a lord's valet.
Rosa Parks's Magic Farm Adventures
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Born Rosa Louise McCauley, she was the loving daughter of James and Leona McCauley, respectively a carpenter and a teacher. Rosa grew up on a farm in Level, Alabama. Her parents and she lived on the grandparents' farm. This book is a fictional account of Rosa McCauley's childhood on a large farm. It will tell you about the many adventures she used to go on with her pet dog Chester and pet goat...
Death on Holiday
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,420. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
From Derringer Award winner BV Lawson comes 4 tales of mirth and mayhem: a shopping mall Christmas Elf with revenge on his mind; a man whose day goes from bad to worse when his car is rear-ended by the mayor's wife and police find a skeleton in his trunk; a P.I.'s blackmail case that takes him to a costume party and too may Abraham Lincolns; and little Sammy Spade wreaking havoc at summer camp.
Extreme Malice
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Price: Free! Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.50 from 4 reviews)
She was found with a guitar string still wrapped tightly around her soft neck. Eighteen year old Josh Anderson, the college boy from next door, is charged with her murder. It was his guitar string around her neck. His footprints are found inside her house. Her earring found under his bed. Donna Gardner's husband Jack was hundreds of miles away on business. Was it the perfect Murder?
Boost
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,550. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sam Hill steals cars. Not just any cars, but collectibles, rare works of automotive artistry. He's made a good life for himself in Albuquerque, NM, but things change after he steals a primo 1965 Thunderbird. In the trunk, Sam finds a corpse, a police informant with a bullet hole between his eyes. In BOOST, Steve Brewer mixes high crime and low comedy, and the action never stops.
Island Quest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,030. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When her young half-brother goes missing on the island of Majorca, leaving behind his precious drums, Ros Farleigh goes there in an effort to find him. She is distracted by, and suspicious of, the arrogant Spanish guitarist Lorenzo, who appears to know more than he tells her. Previously published under the pseudonym Bridget Thorn.
A Question of Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,660. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Pippa takes a job in Minorca, to prove to her protective family and persistent boyfriend Frank that she can stand on her own feet. The man she is working for is a former film star who is planning to write his memoirs, much to the fury of his last wife and his nephew Juan. Previously published under the pseudonym Bridget Thorn.
The Werewolf of Baskerville
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,630. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Two Victorian lesbian sleuths are consulted about an ancient curse involving a werewolf and are soon hotfooting it away from the capital to investigate. Little do they comprehend at the outset what dangers lay ahead and what a tangled web of deceit they are about to become embroiled in.
A Clever Deduction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,240. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When a corpse shows up along the nearby Truckee River, the race is on to figure out whodoneit.
The Collector
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,470. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A mysterious box of old papers bought at an estate sale by a retired investigator is full of secrets about an infamous murder at one of Calfornia's most famous theme parks, and the case quickly becomes his obsession to solve -- forty years after the crime.
Mister White: A Johnny Zero Casefile (#1)
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Price: Free! Words: 7,100. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
In Miracle City, the cases are as unusual as the detective who solves them... Johnny Zero has a problem with magic. He's also the best gumshoe in town. But when he's hired by the most powerful man in the City to shut down a guy who's cheating the uncheatable roulette wheel at the Four Queens Casino, Johnny learns a thing or two about history - and himself.
nightmares
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Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
a short story about a serial killer and a detective.
Curl up and Dye: Vol IV, Rhonda's Melan"Collie" Mystery
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Series: Curl up and Dye, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Rhonda is on the run, her mother's "safehouse" isn't safe anymore. Sandra Stone will stop at nothing to find and destroy Rhonda for what she's done to her. Rhonda's mother long ago prepared a secret place for Rhonda to run in an emergency. After her salon was burnt down she looks for a new job in a new city, she finds it walking border collies. It serves as the perfect cover to find new victims.