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A Queer Pattern of Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,400. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Good cop, bad cop? No. It’s straight cop, gay cop, as the detective team of Billy Mack and Ethan Gregory seek the vicious killer of a middle-aged gay man.
Investigator
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,040. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Charlie used to be a private eye before he landed on skid row. When his ex-partner, Jerry, is killed by a remote-controlled plane, Charlie is hired to investigate. He discovers that Jerry was in the blackmail business; there are many people who wanted him dead. The list includes his secretary, a TV producer, a televangelist, and the Chief of Police. Charlie is in dangerously over his head.
The Legacy of Death: An Alexander Steele Investigation
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Series: Alexander Steele Mysteries, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Alexander Steele and the Legacy of Death Steele gets drawn into a 20 year old cold case when he buys the abandon building next door to his private club. When gold coins connected to a double murder from two decades ago begin to surface the body count also rises. Legacy of Death is the 3rd short story in the Alexander Steele Death Series.
The Blessed Evil
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 49,980. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
This book is about the mysteries of our world, where everyday things are usually not what they seem, and everything is connected regardless of how disparate they may appear. It is also about the interpretation of good and evil; right and wrong. What determines these, and can one do what is wrong and still be right?
Strayed
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Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
No job, no money, and an ex-wife who's glad to be rid of him . . . Frank is looking for his next scam when he holes up in an abandoned farmhouse. But this town has a way of calling strays home.
R.I.P. In the Name of Love
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,840. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Agent Kabir Garg works for a secret organization. TRAILBLAZER: A secret organization comprising world’s wealthiest men who altruistically devote their fortunes to aiding humanity. They strive for international peace; they fight famine, frustrate wars and combat evil. Using a world-wide network of bribed men in key positions, TRAILBLAZER obtains vital, up-to-date information about world affairs.
Foresight, A Classic Cozy Mystery (Kind Of)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,830. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Smart aleck Chicago detective Filton Sibley is on 'holiday' in the UK when he gets an urgent call to protect a well-to-do Englishman from a death threat. It kind of goes down hill from there. A not so classic cozy mystery with a castle full of characters, a puffy inspector watching Filton's every move, and a wild boar's head. Worst of all, Filton himself is a suspect!
Sqeeze Head
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,850. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Inspector David Cockrun is assigned to stop a deranged serial killer. He enlists his own psychologist for help. With his help a trap is set. Now what remains is to see if the trap works.
The Chain Locker
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A spine-tingling military thriller that pits naval investigative agent Mike Ryan against the terrorists who car bombed his kid brother. Together with Roya Solomon, a talented but testy Iraqi-American they pursue the killers, but as the bodies pile up, Mike begins to suspect the killers were anything but terrorists.
Murder By Plane
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,070. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Actor and aviator Reginald St. John believes he killed his fiancee in a plane crash, until he discovers evidence that the accident was murder. Reginald St. John is a WW1 flying ace who has gone from Hollywood stunt pilot to leading man. Sabotage, murder, romance and high flying mystery during the golden age of Hollywood.
La difesa Alekhine
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Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 13,930. Language: Italian. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Il suicidio di un pittore famoso dovrebbe dare il via ad un normale necrologio. Invece, per il giornalista che se ne occupa, diventerà un corsa contro il tempo.
Steeled for Murder
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Series: A Jesse Damon Crime Novel, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,490. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
On parole for a murder conviction, Jesse is the first suspect when Mitch, a forklift driver at work, is killed. Will Jesse be able to figure out what happened, or be sent back to prison?
Bodies in the Rain
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,000. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012 by Musa Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When an old-school Montana sheriff tries to solve the backcountry murders of four powerful men, he discovers more about his little town's secrets than he ever wanted to know.
Oxygen Restriction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lucy Harlow takes a job as a PA to David Black, the owner of a specialist engineering firm, and lands in a small office taut with sexual tension. But there’s also something more sinister. When David asks her to babysit for him and his wife Miriam, Lucy does some digging. She finds a disturbing photo of a naked Miriam in David’s wallet, a discovery that sets her on the trail of a serial killer...
A Lesson in Obsession
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,510. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
California University Professor, Rashawn Ams was raped a little more than a year ago. The thought she knew who violated her, but when that suspect is killed, she becomes obsessed with finding the man who changed her life forever. Little does she realize, she's not the only one obsessed with what happened to her that night.
Cinema Detectives
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Series: Cinema Detectives, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Crime & mystery
Inspector Rockwell is perplexed by the strange disappearances of buildings in his city, so Rosa Butler of the English Cinema Detectives Agency comes to assist. This beautifully-drawn comic mystery is one of the earliest Cinema Detective comic strips and takes place some time before the main run of Cinema Detectives comic and graphic novels available on this website.
Inheritance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,510. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A Luis Blaine mystery. Blaine investigates the murder of a wealthy heiress.
Mystery Montage
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,920. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mystery Montage is a collection of short story mystery genres that include: cozy, cultural (Africa), psychological, suspense, paranormal, noir, experimental, humorous, romance, a novella, and a three page short.
Bellísimas personas
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 105,830. Language: Spanish. Published: April 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Barcelona, finales de 1978, a punto de ser abolida la pena de muerte en España, se producen dos asesinatos espeluznantes. Vertiginoso descenso a los infiernos en busca de las verdaderas razones del criminal y en las siempre difíciles relaciones entre sentimientos, ética y justicia. "Acaso una de mis mejores novelas" (A. Martín)
The Queen of Cool
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,790. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Cook Street Publishing cookstreetpublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Devastated by her husband’s sudden death, Lorraine “Lo” Downs returns from his funeral to find that she is locked out of their home. With no money in her pocket, and her wedding album as her only possession, Lo lands in the center of an international conspiracy to distribute a toxic weapon of mass destruction. With the help of her friends and family, Lo risks it all in the name of love.