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Bead Of Doubt (A Divorced Diva Mini-Mystery)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Crafts & Hobbies
(3.00 from 1 review)
Holly Harper's life is getting back on the right track after her divorce from "what's his name." She and a group of divorcees have formed a strong bond plotting creative ways to get back at their exes by created a self-help group known as The Divorced Divas. There's more than just beading going on when Diva Marlene's rare diamond goes missing and Holly was the last one to see it. Or was she?
Disbelief
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,240. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An Inspector Chuckwood novel
Olive Park
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,060. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sacramento Cold Case Detectives Stan Wyld and Jake Steiner, with assistant Mallory Dimante, are handed the worst unsolved serial killer case in California history. But, as the investigation unfolds, it becomes apparent that the Olive Park murders were just the beginning. The killer has never stopped, and now has chosen it's next victim. And no one knows who it is. And no one can stop it.
Death of the Rat
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Price: Free! Words: 38,340. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In this final story of McMurray’s trilogy, young professor Janet Gordon finds herself inadvertently involved in the election of the Principal of her University. The politics are not only complex but become decidedly unpleasant.
Dark Side of the Morgue
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Series: The Spike Berenger Rock 'N' Roll Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,570. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Spike Berenger is back in another Rock ‘n’ Roll Hit! Musicians in progressive rock bands in Chicago are being murdered—one by one. The local police have no clues, but several of the musicians who fear they’re next on the hit list claim that the killer is a ghost from the past—a woman who was reported missing and presumed dead for over thirty years!
A Hard Day's Death
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Series: The Spike Berenger Rock 'N' Roll Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,340. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Former James Bond novelist Raymond Benson hits his stride with the release of the first book in his new Rock ‘n’ Roll Detective series. A Hard Day’s Death introduces Spike Berenger, a private investigator specializing in cases in the rock music industry. If Spike’s debut is any indication, here’s hoping he’s walking these mean musical streets of rock for many more cases.
The ZORN Conspiracy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,210. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Matt Worth, part-time college professor and part-time private detective, goes undercover for a state/federal task force as a consultant for the Board of Corrections to uncover suspects and gang affiliates who are seeking control of millions in federal grant money earmarked for creating regional correctional centers. Matt’s investigation ends in dramatic fashion.
Terminus
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A few days before the christmas holidays, a flatware salesman mistakenly drops off a train in a nameless dump somewhere in the Bulgarian countryside. His only chance to get away from that miserable place is to explore this weird town by foot.
Loose Ends
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,320. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Loose Ends (Book 1) She's smart, she's nosy, she's versatile ... but young Australian journalist Annie Bryce can also run scared. It's the whale research in the Pacific that triggers a mystery: the tight-lipped young English scientist, the Australian soldier dead in World War Two - how can they be connected? Annie's investigations plunge her into a world of secrets, vengeance - and strife.
Over My Dead Body
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,070. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
How far will one man go to protect his daughter? When the director of child protective services attempts to use his position to remove a 3 year old from her home, the girl's father, responds violently. His action leaves three people dead, causing numerous legal and other problems for the entire family. With many twists of fate, the book tells the story of a man caught between love and the law.
The Bad Mothers Club (The Bad Mothers Club Cozy Mystery #1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,160. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
THE BAD MOTHERS CLUB (#1) When Becky’s ex is arrested for murder, she and friends feisty PI Sam and stay-at-home mom Teresa unite to prove his innocence, for the sake of her children. These ladies have faced everything from terrible twos to rebellious teens. They’re not about to let a mere murderer stop them from winning the Worst Mother of the Month Award.
Vultures - TCPI 7
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,600. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Greg Phillips, Tracy's ex, asks a favor. The PD wants to get someone inside Tracy's former service as slasher bait. The UC cop is killed. Greg and Tracy team up and get ahead of the killer. After a car chase, the killer goes to ground. In a foggy night search, he kidnaps her. She survives a horrendous car crash with broken bones and bad memories. The media Vultures can meet their deadlines.
Lucifer's Rules
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lucifer’s Rules JL Schneider His code name is Lucifer and he is the most dangerous operative the CIA has ever had. But Lucifer isn’t the same man he had been when this began. Twenty years is a long time. Somewhere along the way Lucifer became Matthew Shroud, or was he always Matthew?
The River Nile: The Sin City Novels 2
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,110. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Murder---Outrageous Sex---Showgirls---White Slavery Las Vegas rocks with the murder of superstar showgirl Ida Champion. Tension rides high in Sin City as FARGO JONES, novice PI,investigates. Suspense, anxiety, and pleasure befall our timid hunk hero. He deals with decadence, a female impersonator, the Chinese mafia, and sexual encounters around every corner as Fargo catches the killer.
Floaters
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Easter Sunday, Ward gets a call from his estranged wife. She says she caught a glimpse of their two boys in Lincoln City where they were presumed drowned a year ago today. It has to be a cruel joke, except Ward can hear his wife falling apart on the phone. And that tiny part of him that still hopes, just has to drive out and see for himself.
Journalistic Integrity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Investigative Reporter Clay Astair does whatever it takes to make headlines, including fabricating the news. When he resigns amid allegations of deceit, authorities have no choice but to reopen the investigation into the death of Bea Wallace. Her grieving widower Henry now must face unanswered questions about the real cause of her death.
Radical Equations
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011 by Courtney Literary. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Math teacher Bonnie Pinkwater is at it again. When she finds the body of her boss, Vice Principal Clarence Murphy, her day takes a turn for the worse. But when his body disappears then reappears seated at his desk, amid the wreckage in a tornado-ravaged high school, Bonnie proclaims things downright weird and decides to nose around. Has someone decided to eliminate a meddlesome math teacher?
Shooter in the Crosshairs
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,130. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Brock Nicholls screwed up. Now, he's stuck where his career started, Baton Rouge. When an arsonist begins torching the city, it's his ticket back to the top, but he'll have to fight his boss and partner to get there. When he meets the arsonist, Brock discovers he has one more demon to exorcise. Now he'll have to decide between the story of his life and sending a murderer to jail.
The High Road Less Traveled
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Series: The Nicholas Pantera Mysteries Series One Books One to Three, ii. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,110. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jaded ex-cop turned PI Nicholas Pantera is back in action. Six months later, Nick receives an unexpected visitor with news that could change the world balance of power forever. From the mountains of Colorado, to the Frau Mauro highlands of Earth's moon and the trackless expanses of the Pacific Ocean, "High Road" is a high octane high tech thrill ride that will keep you guessing until the last page
HeX
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 81,140. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The sudden specter from beyond the grave of a beautiful woman foreshadows the portent of a malefic curse on five suburban New York victims. The question: Why these five and who's responsible? HeX is a taut journey of dark discovery that reveals how externally induced fear from psychosomatic voodoo can penetrate the secret recesses of the mind and become as lethal as the most potent poison.