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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,490. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lannie Morgan is a small time PI and part-time drummer trying to make it in the big city - and trying to forget about her actress sister Crystal. But then Crystal calls in a panic after a secretly taken sex video is used to blackmail her. Lannie reluctantly agrees to try and find whoever is blackmailing her, but the case is a lot bigger than one actress, and people start dying.
My Sister's Keeper
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,860. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Stephanie Romano is an ex-cop in a family of cops, a female private eye in a stodgy Italian family, and moderately bisexual. Stephanie usually investigates fraud, but when her best friend Gwen is found dead, she sets out to prove it was no suicide. When she discovers the shocking secret life of the former cop, and is targeted for death herself, and then framed for Gwen's murder.
4 Odd Crime Stories
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
These four short, short crime stories push the boundaries of psychological fiction - and ways to tell about it. From a bully getting his comeuppance to the sinister side of a bizarre mental effect called ASMR, these quick reads are like firing pins for your brain.
Unicorn Witch
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Price: Free! Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012 by Melanie Newton. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.11 from 9 reviews)
For everyone who has ever wished that unicorns existed .... they do on Refuge!
What Happened Last Night?
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
There are six short stories in this book. When her husband returns home after a night out with his friends, his wife is worried when he refuses to tell her why he is so scared. But Esteen will stop at nothing to find out What Happened Last Night?, even if it means she must encounter Claude Hawk Randolph.
White Orchid Found (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries 6)
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Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,880. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The sixth Charlotte Diamond mystery finds the retired FBI agent and her significant other, movie star Brenda Brandon, on the edge of the Florida Everglades to film a movie within a movie about an old movie. Brenda has taken a cameo role in the reprise of her first film experience, a Vietnam air war film of forty years earlier . . .
Max Wiley: Adventures of a Defective DICK!
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 17,140. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
You've heard of "Hard Boiled Detectives?" Well here's one who's half-baked! In this case, literally... This is the casebook of most unqualified guy ever to put on a pair of gumshoes. A man whose only real talents are being a wise-ass and getting into trouble, with cases right out of Rod Serling's slush pile! He's a stand-up guy without a microphone and each case requires a two drink minimum.
The 90s Club & the Hidden Staircase
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,350. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012 by Summit Crossroads Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The 90s Club at Whisperwood Retirement Village discovers a simmering brew of thefts, murders and exploitation bubbling beneath its luxurious lifestyle. Club members pile up clues like tricks in a bridge game to uncover the culprits--and almost lose their lives. The menace grows into a bloody climax and even Nancy's kitty cat Malone takes part, turning the murderer's confidence into terror.
Suggestion of Death
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Someone is killing lawyers. And it takes a lawyer to find out who the murderer is. Ripped from the headlines, this mystery looks at law firms and pedophile priests, and will satisfy those looking for a page turner. It is written with tongue in cheek humor, like Robert Parker's and Sue Grafton's books.
Code Of Misconduct
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,710. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After the death of his wife and retiring from the Sheriff’s Department, Grey Colson moves to Daytona Beach Florida and memories of happier times. Drawn into a world of human trafficking, murder and blackmail ignored by local authorities, his daughter is pulled into the game. Colson now abandons his former police code of conduct and does what has to be done to save his daughter.
Gravedigger's Open House
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 99,560. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Racism, blackmail, revenge, and greed are the ingredients in a boiling, murderous stew threatening to cook Mike Johnson’s goose after he gets involved by doing a favor for a little old lady. [Product Details...]
Prosperity Restaurant
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A Lydia Chin short story by SJ Rozan
Malcolm Naden Ghost Of The Outback
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Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 22,410. Language: Australian English. Published: April 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On the run for 7 years, Malcolm Naden Australia's most wanted fugitive. In June 2005, Naden disappeared from his grandparents home in West Dubbo, days before 24-year-old Kristy Scholes, the partner of his cousin, was found strangled in a bedroom of the home.
The Day It Happened
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Series: Miranda's Rights Mysteries, Prologue. Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What happened to Miranda Steele shouldn’t happen to anyone. This short extended prologue introduces the Miranda's Rights Mystery series—mysteries featuring Miranda Steele, a woman with a miserable past who fights her way to happiness and finds it where she least expects it.
Island Shore
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Price: Free! Words: 1,160. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
There's been a robbery for 6 nights now- and an old magician from the "magical island" claims the thief will strike last on the 7th night. Taylor and Angie are trying to figure out who the thief is- and fast. Little do they know- it's someone they know very well.
Low Angles
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Series: Stoney Winston Hollywood Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 51,250. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Against his better judgment, Hollywood foot soldier Stoney Winston arrives at a flea-bitten desert Hamlet to help Diane LaMotta direct her first feature, a no-budget indie action potboiler titled Cycles from Hell. He finds the production being killed by sabotage that turns into stabbing, near-drowning, and violent death.
Let Sleeping Dogs Lie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,660. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mara Byrne thought her marriage of thirty years was solid, but after her husband dies unexpectedly, she discovers a mysterious letter in his things. Did he have an affair? Was he the man she believed him to be for so many years? With the help of a handsome private detective, Mara finds herself knee deep in danger, mystery and intrigue. Will she live long enough to find the truth?
No Place for an Honest Woman
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Series: Casey Collins Counterterrorism Thrillers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,460. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Junior diplomat Kathryn “Casey” Collins sits in Cold War Poland. In April 1986, she's a sitting duck. East Bloc spies are trying to trick secrets from her. Gaddafi's terrorist surrogates are killing Americans in Europe as the US Air Force readies its bombers to raid Libya. Chernobyl's meltdown will soon shower her with radioactive fallout. Casey must choose sides. A wrong decision means death.
Death by Desire (Book #4 in the Caribbean Murder series)
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Series: Caribbean Murder, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the midst of gorgeous St. Bart’s, a few days before Christmas, a Senator’s daughter is found stabbed and strangled on the beach—the day after her engagement party. As Cindy and Mattheus investigate, they enter an exclusive world of unimaginable wealth, of luxurious parties on yachts and private villas. But they learn that on the pristine St. Bart's, everything is not always as it seems to be.
Inside Passage to Murder
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Paranormal sleuth Mark Shotridge has a dream that there might be trouble on board a cruise ship in Alaska. He books passage and soon finds there is much more trouble than he thought. After several murders, he must use his psychic powers to stop a serial killer on board.