Fiction » Mystery & detective

Sub-categories: General | Women Sleuths | Short Stories | Hard-Boiled | Police Procedural | Historical | Traditional British 
wwwEB OF LIES
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,380. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The second in a four part cosy mystery series. While unraveling the mystery behind a friend's death, Fiona Sutherland discovers secrets buried under her own family tree, but the game changer is figuring out whom she should trust in order to avoid becoming tangled--or worse--in a web of lies.
Mystery on Firefly Knob
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,550. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When Erica Phillips visits choice inherited property on a Cumberland Plateau knob overlooking a beautiful valley, she finds scientist Mike Callahan camped there to study unique, fireflies which flash together. He freaks out when a condo builder offers her a contract. Miffed, she tells him, "If I have my way, this place will be sold within the week. And, Mr. Callahan, I will have my way!"
No Doubt
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,220. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A nameless Taoist detective mystery. The murder mystery of a mega wealthy family. Follow our detective as he follows the trail from the homes of the wealthy Midwest to the streets of Las Vegas and back.
Twelfth Night (A Wendover House Mystery Book 2)
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,130. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tess has settled into her home on Little Goose Island to discover the house has another resident, a ghost whose past has been so buried that she doesn't even have a name. Compelled by compassion, Tess sets out to discover the spirit's identity. Dismayed at her discovery of an old murder, she gathers the descendants of those who were part of the dead woman's life-- and death.
A Bag Full of Eyes
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,320. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012 by Sam's Dot Publishing. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
In a kingdom haunted by witches, where vampires hunt in the night, when there are murders but not witnesses, when the method of murder reveals the how but not the who, one calls upon the eye-man to help solve crimes. The eye-man has the answer. It can be found in a bag full of eyes, along with things one does not seek. Thus the tale of Royal Inspector Sir Gordon.
It Will Be Our Little Secret: A Bodacious Baby Boomer Escapade #3
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,500. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Baby Boomer Bren's 60-something boyfriend, Kel, wants her to spend the summer at the lake, to tutor his grandson and meet his elderly mother -- all part of a plan to move towards marrying Bren. Wild ex-wife Ellen has a history of stalking his other love interests, but she's 1000 miles away. Or is she? Dead fish and threats penned in lipstick menace the lovers. Will little secrets get Bren killed?
High Heels Mysteries Boxed Set
By
Series: High Heels Mysteries. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 404,810. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Boxed set of the first five award wining High Heels Mystery novels featuring fashion designer turned amateur sleuth, Maddie Springer, including: Spying in High Heels, Killer in High Heels, Undercover in High Heels, Alibi in High Heels, and Mayhem in High Heels.
Retribution
By
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,600. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
July, 1939. Mark “Mose” Mosely is an enforcer for the Cleveland mob. The Cleveland families have been operating under an uneasy truce since the end of prohibition and the “sugar wars” that prohibition spawned but now everything is in flux. Eliot Ness has moved east from Chicago to clean up Cleveland the way he did the Windy City and the families are on edge. The city is sweltering through a record heat wave when the bodies start to pile up. The first hit goes down outside a safe house Mose is guarding. Was Mose the intended target, or his boss, Big Mike Tolliver, or Tolliver’s mistress? Mose has only a few days to discover who is behind the violence and bring retribution before a new mob war breaks out. Adding to the chaos, Tolliver’s mistress says she is in love with Mose. Can Mose stay alive long enough to stop the war?
Intrigue in Paradise
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,230. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On Australia's glittering Gold Coast Annie Bryce's life is in turmoil. Desolate, she throws herself into investigating the death of ageing industrialist Jack Riversdale's son. Was it murder or suicide? Annie is sucked into riptides of break-ins, pursuits, threats, even abduction. Who is behind all this. Why? Who can she trust? Traumatised and injured,she finally learns the truth.
January's Thaw
By
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,310. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Many people obsess over their past, but no one more than I. Perchance it’s because, as a man out of time, I left behind so much of it unlived. If that makes little sense, consider that I’m a time traveler.
The Rookie (A Hale Mary Mystery)
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,170. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ex-snowboard champion and aspiring sports agent, Hale Seton, is as tough as they come. But when one of her prospects is found dead and her brother, Denver's golden boy quarterback, becomes the prime suspect in the murder, she discovers there are things more painful in life than broken bones and dislocated joints.
Loose ends
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sheila Willis, senior homicide investigator has a triple murder to solve. But her inexperienced yet eager new partner presents a problem. He knows too much for his own good. Before this case ends Sheila will clean up any loose ends. And hopefully this time there will be no witnesses. Includes the bonus story, The Apprentice
Strength of a Woman: The destruction of Atlantis
By
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,210. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Trapped in a forced marriage to an abusive husband, Jera is your typical Atlantian female citizen treated as second class in a first class society, given a blade by a stranger claiming it will bestow invincibility upon her once bonded as well as the power to destroy Atlantis entirely. Destroying her home would be her very last option but the way women are treated now cannot be called living. Hope.
Death at Lampier
By
Price: Free! Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The four generations of women from Bear Ranch are back. Death comes visiting at a nearby ranch. Adventures continue for Summer, Marlowe, Oriole, and Chalcey.
The Private Wife of Sherlock Holmes
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"witty, competent, competitive, adventurous." Irene Adler, the only woman to have outwitted the world's greatest detective--reinvented as the leading lady of her own adventures--tangles again with the tantalized Sherlock Holmes. “The dashing heroine in Carole Nelson Douglas’s enchanting Victorian series [is] the only woman Sherlock Holmes admired and indeed she lives up to the honor."--PW
The Cash Mule
By
Series: Eddie Pannoni action thrillers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,850. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
What if you are placed in a position of being the only person in the room that is not responsible for the rape, death and illness of thousands? What if you had to run, as an owner, a strip club for organized crime leaders? Suppose that you had to negotiate for the organized crime people and deliver large sums of cash in exchange for illicit narcotics.
Hooker: Fire & Water
By
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 175,760. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012 by Pen Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One business, two suspicious deaths, one by drowning, one by fire. The mystery for self-appointed detective Marc Hooker? Was it murder?
All Mixed Up
By
Series: All Mixed Up, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 9,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A wealthy, jealous and possessive husband takes unusual revenge on his beautiful wife's lover. Detective Senior Sergeant Stanley Morris needs to dig deep to get to the bottom of this one. The complete novella series is available in one hit, as All Mixed up, the complete series, or all eight can be purchased individually. Audio Version Available
Shake, Rattle & Stomp: A Tiffany Waters Paranormal Mystery Novella
By
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,340. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Unconvinced that a crushed car is an accident, patrol office Tiffany Waters find herself rescuing a known gambler from a hulking shadow bent on destruction. When her visit to persuade him to cooperate ends in the man’s death by a monster, Tiffany races to find answers while the beast turns its attentions to its new target: Tiffany! “Shake, Rattle & Stomp” is 19,900 words.
Death of a Dean
By
Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 7. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 55,430. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mrs. Malory’s friend David Beaumont is in trouble: he is broke and his acting career is on the skids. To keep his cottage, he must convince his nasty brother Francis to sell their jointly owned family home, currently occupied by their old nanny. Nana dies from a suspicious fall; then Francis is poisoned. Is David the killer? Mrs. Malory sets out to clear his name. The 7th Mrs. Malory mystery.