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Deadly Traffic
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Girls are disappearing from Standard High while the local sex trade flourishes. Their absences are barely noticed in the worst school in Arbor City, CA, where turnover and truancy are facts of life. Kendra Desola, the only faculty member likely to care, is on a leave of absence.
The Tuxedoed Man
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Series: Mendenhall Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An 'accidental' death, a train wreck and dark secrets in a deadly northern winter place Police Chief Kate Williams and her niece in jeopardy. Solving the crime could blow apart a friend's life. Not solving it could lead to her niece's murder.
Night Shift
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Series: Mendenhall Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Driving back to Mendenhall late at night in a thunderstorm, Chief of Police Kate Williams stops to check out an accident only to find herself fighting for her life. A Mendenhall Short Mystery by the author of The Shoeless Kid and The Tuxedoed Man.
Unleashed: Tail One
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Price: Free! Words: 4,800. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Would the tormented pet of a psycho, after witnessing countless abominations, begin to exhibit disturbing behavior? Find out in "Unleashed" what happens when a cat is driven over the edge and beyond the brink.
Roses for Juliet
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,110. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Steve Roberts is the man who can fix any problem. So when Nick turns up with a dead girl in his bed, Steve is the first one he calls. Getting rid of the body however, proves to be the easy part. Too much about the girl reminds Steve of his own long buried past, a past he buried. Now the past has caught up with him and his carefully crafted world is coming apart at the seams. Can Steve survive?
The Tracer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An explosive accident leaves Michael battered and without a past. Entering a world where kidnapping, murder, rape, hate and great sorrow are normal. Single-handedly he offers the solution for driving terrorism into extinction while providing the answers for solving crimes across the across the globe. He has to be stopped, the only question who will get to him first?
Violin Song (Society Series #2)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,660. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
After the Society of the Nines kidnaps Elliott Chapin, private investigator Mahayla Breland goes on a manhunt. Against impossible odds and a cult known for its violence, she faces down a prediction of her own death to retrieve Elliott from the Society's grasp. The road to success is paved with danger—and a betrayal that threatens to throw the quest into turmoil.
Means & Oppiortunity
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,870. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Washington, D.C., newspaper reporter assigned to do a feature story on death row inmates, discovers that one of the inmates he interviews is a childhood friend. After the man is executed, a number of people are murdered and evidence found at the crime scenes points to the now-dead death row inmate. Police begin to suspect the reporter.
Talons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,490. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hitchcock meets Jaws. Golden eagles a thousand miles from their natural habitat appear over Long Island skies. The beautiful but lethal raptors inexplicably attack, kill, and disappear. All the victims have one thing in common and the search for a master falconer with a hit list begins. But following the trail leads investigator Jesse Brockett exactly where the killer wants him.
Five Star Hotel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mysterious murders are surrounding Sarah McBrady, owner of the Sangria Hotel. She swears she's innocent of all charges... but can she prove it?
The Christmas Club
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,180. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
For the past two years there have three bloody murders of members of rich and powerful families on December 22, 23 and 24. Then the murders stop. On December 22nd this year it starts again. Detective Sarah Bascombe must stop a killer before the trail once again goes cold. She soon discovers a terrible secret. A christmas club dedicated to murder. A club targeting her own family.
To Kill a Common Loon
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 115,540. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011 by Imagination Fully Dilated Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“LOON asks, what if you accidentally shape-changed into your spirit animal and it was not a noble predator but a low-on-the-food-chain prey? Add a human whodunit to the mix and you get an off-beat, juicy stew. LOON is that rarest of literary birds: a funny book with a vital message.” --M. K. Wren, author of the "Conan Flagg" mystery series and novel, A Gift Upon the Shore.
Un origen salvaje
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,650. Language: Spanish. Published: December 17, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Un investigador privadoes contratado para aclarar las extrañas desapariciones de material dopante que están teniendo lugar en un hospital. En el curso de sus investigaciones, el detective se topará con una curiosa fauna de pequeños delincuentes y sospechosos habituales entre los que se irá abriendo paso con el apoyo de una ayudante inesperada y nada convencional.
The Nurse and the Knife
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2011 by S.Back agency for hungarian literature. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The misterious murder of a nurse in rural Hungary is the basis of this crime novel. Become a whitness of inspector Lukas on his last task...
Bead Of Doubt (A Divorced Diva Mini-Mystery)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,010. 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.