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Last Breath
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,170. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
C.J. Osborn was ten years old when the boogeyman came for her. Ever since, she has feared his return. Now an LAPD cop, C.J. faces danger every day on the streets of Newton Division - "Shootin' Newton," the city's roughest territory. But the greatest danger lies in C.J.'s own home, where a stranger's eyes are watching her - a stranger who plans to finish what he started sixteen years ago ...
Clearwater Journals
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Series: Clearwater, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,670. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.91 from 11 reviews)
Joe Holiday, an ex Metro cop, finds himself dragged into an investigation by Mia, an IHOP waitress. The probing they do into the murder of Mia's sister years earlier turns into a deadly manhunt with Joe and Mia suddenly becoming the targets of a vicious plot.
When The Spirit Moves You
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Series: Jeff Resnick Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Jeff Resnick's curiosity is piqued when he sees a sign advertising psychic readings. At first he's sure the medium is a fake, but then his funny feelings lead him to suspect that a murder has taken place in the dilapidated house where Madam Zahara holds her readings. Just who died and how? And why is Jeff compelled to look for bodies buried in the medium’s yard?
Murder at the Break
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Price: Free! Words: 72,780. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A professor returns to work after Christmas to find a colleague's been shot. The much-disliked colleague is soon connected to dubious goings-on with students, a mercenary, a mysterious blonde, and an odd list of books. Next someone else is killed. Two women emerge as suspects, but the prof can't figure out the book list. Then the prof is threatened and he knows he's getting close.
Stabbed & Slabbed -- Jordan Davis Mysteries - Book 3
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,200. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
For Jordan Davis and Grayson Trent a Caribbean cruise is a dream vacation...until it turns into the “Cruise From Hell.” When a crew member is murdered with Jordan’s chef’s knife, all the evidence points to Jordan and Gray. Now the cruise turns into a race to find the culprit and solve the mystery before the FBI arrives and charges Jordan and Gray with murder.
Sparrow Swift Twist (personal sovereignty)
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Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Escape with Sparrow Swift. "Our knowledge is limited, our abilities seem inadequate, we see ourselves as small insects -- we cope by being serious about the crack in the sidewalk where we were born. We ignore limitless potential within a wondrous world. Exit and fly, you are the dragon. Dragon!" Allan R. Wallace
Indian Ghost at Sutter's Swamp: A Full Length Broderick Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Kendall and Jamie Broderick are visiting a wilderness cabin with their father. After a day spent exploring, suddenly something is wrong. The weather and fog closes in around them, and the water of Sutter's Swamp seems to be working hard to keep them from getting back to their cabin. This is the second full-length Broderick Mystery. The series includes both full-length and 15-minute mysteries.
Veiled Destiny
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Series: Romantic Suspense, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,330. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Contemporary romance in the Chilterns. Sophie is in danger from real threats, not accidents, but who can she trust? Marina Oliver has published over fifty novels and several non-fiction books. Many of her historical novels, twentieth-century sagas, contemporary romances and crime books are now available as e-books.
Fatal Vision
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,990. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Morgan Tarrant, a psychic, is forced to confront the evil Darien Storm brings into her southern Indiana town. With the aid of Detective Gabriel Walsh, Morgan triumphs and gains a treasure worth more than gold.
Escape from the Bear Cave
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,000. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A story of smugglers and corrupt officials bent on restoring the Great American Century. Set in a small New Jersey town, it follows an undercover goverment agent unraveling the the mystery surrounding arson, murder and cover up. Escape from the Bear Cave is the third in a four part saga of personaljourneys that keeps you intent to discover rest of the story.
Shadow of the Rope
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Charlotte Beckford watched helplessly as the man she loved was gunned down, and swore his murderer would hang. But Bowie Rayburn laughed at her threat, her words echoing behind him as he rode away unconcerned. After all, he thought, what could she do? She was just a girl.
The Mike Black Saga; In A Cold Sweat
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Series: The Mike Black Saga, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,530. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Underworld figure Mike Black still grieving the brutal murder of his wife, Shy. Haunted by the fact that the people behind her death are still breathing, Black vows to find those responsible and deal with them accordingly. Can Black exact revenge and still be a father to his infant daughter?
Intrepid: The Mining Town Murders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Retired college president Ellie O'Shay returns as a lay minister to the mining town where her grandfather was once a fearless lawman. Ellie soon finds herself caught up in trying to solve the horrific murders of her predecessor and his wife.
The Punjab/Pumpkin Patch Deaths
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,910. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Professor Montana Dickerson seeks to find out who murdered a favorite student visiting from Great Britain while dealing with ghosts from her own study abroad experience in India.
Saving Mr. Bingle: A New Orleans Christmas Mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,850. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Few works of fiction have the power to change the real world, but Saving Mr. Bingle is one of them.
Last Stop on Dowling Street
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Racism never got off the bus . . . On a rainy night in Houston, in a ratty apartment as dark as his dreams, retired bus driver Frank Granger wakes in a cold sweat convinced a stranger with a gun lurks at the foot of his bed. And he's right.
Deadfall
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Series: Phantom Partner Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Wavelength Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Private investigator Claire Turnbull meets the ghost of Old West lawman Wyatt Earp over a cooling corpse in San Francisco, and is dismayed to discover that only she can see or hear him. Reluctantly, she teams with the ghost to solve a murder mystery that threatens her own life.
Final Act
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,070. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the Fall of 1590, during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, playwright and news pamphlet writer Connolly Flynn is about to have his first play produced at the Rose theater in London, when a body found floating in the Thames turns his life upside down. Investigating the death for the sensational Red Pepper news pamphlet, he is shocked to learn that he knows the murder victim.
Crimes in the Key of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nobody cares who killed a down-on-his-luck piano player...except his brother, who happens to work for the crimefighting detective Sister Mayhem. Tearing up the underworld with her network of operatives--the Order of No Mercy--Sister Mayhem pulls out all the stops to solve the case and catch the killer, unless she becomes the next victim first. Don't miss this thrill-a-minute pulp crime saga.
Finder
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Price: Free! Words: 6,390. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bim and Hanky J find people. Hanky J is the procedure guy, with some mad computer skills to go along with his burning desire to make sure nobody remains missing long. Bim gets to find people for Hanky J, with his strange skill that neither of them like to discuss -- if he eats enough of the missing person's favorite food, Bim can make a connection. But the cost might be too great for this case...