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Undercover Secrets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,770. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Brad Malone, undercover cop, is trying to blend with the street community and find a killer. TV reporter Allison Prescott is trying to get a story. She follows him, takes his picture, asks embarrassing questions and gets dangerously close to blowing his cover, but he can't seem to stay away from her.
Dead Close-Up
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,870. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Edie Malone is sure making a video of a Haunted House tour is an easy job, but she never dreamed a real horror would appear and almost send her to the afterlife.
False Impressions
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Series: Megan Scott/Michael Elliott Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,280. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Montreal ghostwriter Megan Scott and investigative reporter Michael Elliott fall under police suspicion when evidence implicates them in a double murder. Megan is flung into Michael’s dark world of criminal investigation as they race against time to prove their innocence. Catching the real killer is their only way out, but not knowing who to trust can have consequences that are just as lethal...
Hobo Justice
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Price: $7.00 USD. Words: 76,580. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012 by CyPress Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Grief-stricken following his wife’s death, former cop and ex-railroad detective Benjamin Reed runs away from the tragedy and becomes a hobo. He drifts around the country until he encounters a dead teenager hanging upside down in a massive tree. He interrupts his life as a railroad bum long enough to help the local county sheriff bring the killers to justice and finds a new love along the way.
Digital Detective (Whispering Pines Book 8)
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Series: Whispering Pines, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,450. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Private Investigator's best friend dies of cancer but not before his memory and personality are transferred into a mainframe computer system of his own design. Along with the prime characters of the Whispering Pines Suspense Series, watch a murder investigation take place in a manner you never envisioned.
Pulp Ink 2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,190. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
You live in a world of god-awful sequels. Indiana Jones and the Kingdom of the Crystal Skull. Blues Brothers 2000. Scary Movie 2. It’s rough out there. But have no fear—here’s one sequel that hasn’t been drained of life by roving hordes of soulless studio execs.
The Ivanov Diamond
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Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,530. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Konrad Savast is Death’s most trusted servant, charged with finding and punishing the vilest of killers. When three people turn up dead, their immortal souls missing, Konrad’s got a strange case on his hands. And it’s clear that it’s got something to do with the theft of a great and valuable diamond from one of Ekamet’s wealthiest citizens…
Ghost Money
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,160. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cambodia, 1996, the long-running Khmer Rouge insurgency is fragmenting, competing factions of an unstable coalition government scrambling to gain the upper hand. Missing in the chaos is businessman Charles Avery. Hired to find him is Vietnamese Australian ex-cop Max Quinlan.
Short Fuses (Four short stories)
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Price: Free! Words: 47,500. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Four short stories from bestselling author Stephen Leather, plus opening chapters of six of his bestselling thrillers.
Nikolai Returns
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 99,050. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In 1920, a glittering Russian Orthodox monastery is dynamited by the Bolsheviks into piles of rubble. Years later, Nikolai Razkazov—Kolya—grows up in the shadow of the ruins. A veteran of the Soviet war in Afghanistan and the deadly Russian arms trade, Kolya learns that he and the old monastery share a special connection and that his life has a purpose, a dangerous purpose.
Days of Rage: A Smokey Dalton Novel
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Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,960. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
When the landlord at one of Sturdy Investments’ South Side properties dies alone in his apartment, Smokey Dalton agrees to investigate. He finds old human bones in the basement, along with hints of more. As he and Laura, his girlfriend and Sturdy's CEO, dig deeper, they discover secrets that could threaten them, Sturdy, and one of Chicago’s greatest institutions. Secrets worth killing for.
Storm Surge - A Jonie Waters Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Peak City Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Storm Surge, A Jonie Waters Mystery is a cozy mystery set in Wilmington, NC.
Confederate Resurrection
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,900. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a twenty year old plot to restart the Civil War over again resurfaces, Orvil Ketchum finds himself forced right in the middle...and on the other side.
Charlie MacCready Sirens In The Night
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Series: Charlie MacCready, Year 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,370. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As Charlie's third summer at Saint Michael's Abbey and Home for Boys begins there is another mystery brewing in the air. Where there's smoke... Can Saint Michael's Abbey escape its past? Or will they be doomed to repeat it? Join Charlie and his friend Howard as they set out to silence the Sirens In The Night.
The Map Quilt
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 65,000. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Just how high a price does a family secret command? Death in rural Wisconsin is only the beginning to new chaos in Robertsville. What do a stolen piece of revolutionary agricultural equipment, a long-buried skeleton in the yard, and an old quilt with secrets have in common?
A Girl and Her Bank: Munich Merchants
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 114,170. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
it is Jericho! as Gabby's office falls to the attack and she stumbles along the secret passageways. A billion dollar drug fund hangs in the balance as the enforcers of Niklatos Stathos close their iron fists on the port of Amsterdam, to take the woman hostage as her daughter Althea and Prester John from Silver Company race to save her and take back the control of the Meyerling Banks. Vol 2 of 8.
Search The Ethernet
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Short Story Press Presents Search The Ethernet by Ona Jo-Ellan Bass "Search the Ethernet" is set in a quiet neighborhood in Central City, in Some State, in the US. The characters include a single mom, her children and dog, and a gaming group who are meeting for an evening of fun, as well as a lot of people who know how to say, “I don’t think I can help you”.
Black Rock Prison. Volume 2
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Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 56,650. Language: American English. Published: June 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
What is the worst sentence that can befall a convict in Illinois? Not lethal injection. The worst punishment is to be sent to a black-walled fortress whose exact location no one knows. The inmates soon will discover they have not been imprisoned there by chance. It isn’t long before they find out that much more than their own lives is riding on solving the mystery of Black Rock.
Fatal Fortune
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Series: Lottie Baldwin Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,150. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
No one in Cheyenne, ND believes in Lottie Baldwin’s psychic abilities; especially not Harlan Erikson, Lottie’s boyfriend, and Chief Deputy in the Sheriff’s Office. When a friend’s husband disappears, Lottie can’t leave it to Harlan. Armed with her courage and her tarot cards, she tries to solve the mystery herself, regardless of who attempts to stop her: Harlan, her friend—or the criminal.
War at Home: A Smokey Dalton Novel
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Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,040. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The case starts out close to home: Daniel Kirkland never arrived at Yale for the spring semester. What at first seems like a missing persons case becomes something bigger, as Smokey delves into the heart of the anti-war movement. Gradually he realizes that he has stumbled into America’s second war of the decade: the war at home.