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In Pursuit of the Enemy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,750. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Brad Carpenter is being hunted by a killer and the cops.
Ben Bones & The Deadly Descendants
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Ben Bones, Genealogical Consultant and self-described Articulator of Family Skeletons, solves another genealogical mystery based in the past but with deadly ramifications in the present.
Benny and the Bank Robber 2: Doctor Dad
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Series: Benny and the Bank Robber, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,470. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Benny and his best friend Jason find themselves in the middle of a terrifying mystery while attending a private boys' school in Detroit. Gambling, extortion and attempted murder are all in the cards when Benny makes the mistake of trying to impress members of a secret society. Benny finds himself forced into a meeting with someone who may already have killed to enforce his will.
To Hell And Back
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Andy has seen it all, done it all as a detective when he'd be alive. Now, as a ghost, he still works as a PI. This time, he's fulfilling his promise to the beautiful Toni, going to look for her brother all the way to Hell and gone, in Yakima, WA.
The Recyclist...The Beginning
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Series: The Recyclist, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
The DuBois family was one of the families who pioneered Vesper, Missouri. Martha and her friend Evelyn are only two of many elders who command the use of manners and respect. Do not overstep or ignore using manners, or you may be a dinner guest. Martha Dubois is a woman of means, yet very frugal.....as she recycles everything. Follow 'The Recyclist' as this is ONLY the beginning of your adventure.
The Last Killer Standing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,970. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A homeless person in downtown Denver, Colorado is murdered by a serial killer whose favorite pastime is screwing with the police by leaving false leads and clues at his murders. His second victim makes everyone realize that the Cherry Creek Choker is back. The Choker's original killings of four hookers, several years earlier, scandalized and terrified the city.
SnitchCraft
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Price: $11.99 USD. Words: 68,560. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Hip-hop meets civil rights in this riveting saga exposing the corruption created by the use of snitches. JC Powell is making big money, providing for his family, and winning back the love of his life. When he is imprisoned based on the testimony of someone he trusted, JC struggles to clear his name and get back seized assets seized. The puzzle comes together in a surprising courtroom drama.
One Crappie Summer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,590. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After college, Kate Carlton’s journalism fellowship falls through, so she goes back to doing what she did during high school: working for the Lake Texoma Gazette and dodging the paparazzi who follow her mother, a best-selling self-help author. Kate gets drawn into solving the town’s first murder in 22 years, and dodging the pap is suddenly the least of her problems.
Shake Down Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,860. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who killed the blackmailing social worker? Could it have been the former rock star turned candidate for governor? Coffee roaster Jennifer Penny and her Police Detective boyfriend Jerry Decker are going to find out before anyone else ends up shake down dead.
Totally Decked
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Everyone knows those Miller sisters are something else, but Mark Malone has no idea. The holidays are just around the corner and Mark is in White Bass Lake to open the newest of his family's coffee shops. His sister is supposed to be running the Cool Bean, but she's up and wandered off to "find herself," leaving Mark a little gift, actually not so little.
The Knot Garden
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Series: Romantic Suspense, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 84,790. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Running a garden centre after her father is injured demands all Tansy's courage. 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.
I Love You Jimmy Cheng
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,640. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The true crime parody continues in this second installment of the Jimmy Cheng adventure. Having solved the murder of Melissa Wyndon, Jimmy Cheng becomes a star in his community. But when another murder crops up, Jimmy feels more determined than ever to pursue the case. But does he do it for the right reasons, or does his ego blind him?
Penelope and The Christmas Spirit
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Series: A Penelope Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Penelope gets more than she expected when her eccentric parents plan to celebrate Christmas as a home-schooling project in this short story prequel to the Penelope Mystery series. When someone moves into the old Compton house down the road and all they own is a Christmas tree, an arm chair and a lamp, Penelope decides to find out why. Therein lies a Christmas mystery, waiting to be solved.
Murder Takes the Cake
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Series: Sullivan Investigations Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,550. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"The sequel to Murder off the Books, Murder Takes the Cake is another delicious treat from Evelyn David. All of our old friends are back-including Rachel, Mac, and of course, Whiskey-in this tale of murder and deception involving missing caskets, several dead bodies, and a wedding few want to take place." - Maggie Barbieri, author of the Alison Bergeron mystery series.
The Shadows of Shigatse (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. III)
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Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,120. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who's the traitor—nervous Dr. Chamba, dashing Dr. Norsang, beautiful nurse DaDon or the weary Swiss-Tibetan Kelsang? Xavier Vonalp takes journalist Claire Raymond to his medical project in Tibet on a quest to nail the informer betraying Tibetan patients fleeing to Nepal. Identifying who is the deadly turncoat is hard enough, but her ex-lover Jim also begs a sensitive favor behind Xavier's back.
Rekindling Motives
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Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,550. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jolie Gentil appraises the Fisher house & dances with a skeleton hidden in the attic. She & friend Scoobie see a link to the family's Prohibition era business & seek clues from old photo albums and ledgers. A present day murder says they're on the right track. Between running a food pantry at Christmas time and escaping a burning building they hope to find the killer before someone else is hurt.
Rose from the Grave
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Series: Mystical Mysteries Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,450. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two men want Kat Summers. One wants to have her like he had her sister who ended up dead. The other wants to love and protect her. A woman's unrelenting search for the truth about her sister's death, and the danger that follows. A tale of mystery, romance, suspense, and the supernatural bond between sisters.
The Gargoyle in the Seine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Art student Clary Ashton can’t imagine a more perfect spot to study painting than Paris in the spring of 1878, until she witnesses a body thrown into the Seine. What Clary thinks is murder becomes much more as she finds herself caught between two dangerous men-a revolutionary days away from a royal assassination attempt, and the intrepid British secret agent determined to stop him.
That's the Way He Did It
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,150. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Stories by the well known crime writer Amy Myers. Victorian master chef and sleuth Auguste Didier wrestles with ghosts, missing heirs and distressed gentlemen. In more modern times Mr Punch takes the stage and a Kentish village brings out the traditional Hooden Horse with gruesome results.
The End of May Road (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. II)
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Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,580. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sidelined at home on maternity leave, Business World reporter Claire Raymond investigates why a neighbor's son is found dead in Hong Kong's tony Midlevel district only six months before the official handover of Hong Kong from Britain to China. A neurotic anxiety pervades the colonial middle-class and mixes with a rising religious hysteria among Filipina babysitters and threatens her own baby.