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The Rest Is Silence
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 42,950. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a theatre director is murdered, an actor discovers the shocking truth behind the gruesome murder.
The Female of the Species
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,260. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Three short stories. The devil is in the details, and Detective Janice Mills has a talent for noticing the details murderers overlook.
The Visitor
Series: The Craig Crime Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,100. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Belfast is in danger. Murder in a closed Belfast world where evil goes undetected; where caring people have uncaring intentions. People should be safe in this place. They shouldn’t die unexpectedly. D.C.I. Marc Craig and his team hunt across Belfast for a psychotic killer who targets the vulnerable and leaves their children to pay. The Visitor. The third in the D.C.I. Craig Crime Series.
Holler's Grove
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,220. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In a departure from her young adult, gothic mystery series The von Strassenberg Saga, Wright dives into a cozy tale of murder in the small town of Holler's Grove. Newbie reporter Liza McPherson has been laid off from her blogging post with a big newspaper in Oregon. Jobless, out of money, and breaking the promise she made to herself to NEVER go back, she gives in and returns home to Holler's Grove
Shallow Cuts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Crime flash fiction: 20 bite-sized stories of murder and mayhem.
Il micio che sapeva troppo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,150. Language: Italian. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
I coniugi Tommaso (scrittore e criminologo) e Caterina Schiappacasse (scrittrice), nativi dell’amena città norditalica di Mezastrassa, si trasferiscono a Londra. A Bishop’s Close c’è qualcosa di strano. La gente dei dintorni rabbrividisce e qualcuno afferma che il posto ha una fama sinistra. In effetti i residenti cominciano a morire uno dopo l’altro in modo orribile.
The Afrikaans (Thomas Prescott 3)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,010. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Intimate in scale, but grandly outfitted, the luxury cruise liner 'The Afrikaans' hosts no more than 208 pampered guests, among them; former FBI contract agent Thomas Prescott. When the ship is overtaken by African pirates who are demanding the U.S. send AIDS relief to a small Zulu village in South Africa, it is up to Prescott to keep the 400 hostages alive.
Missing Company?: Corporate Intent Series
Series: Corporate Intent, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Terry and Rose get engaged and attend a conference. But once home, they learn that their company has completely disappeared! Can Judy and the DCRI team once again unravel the truth? As the story unfolds, the team learns that there are greater implications to their search than ever imagined. The reader is taken on a fantastic trip through galactic backwaters while unmasking the eventual truth.
The Travis Club
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Taylor Nichols is a young writer who pens obscure historical guidebooks about his hometown, San Antonio, Texas. His work receives little notice until he unearths a 100 year old mystery that the powerful had hoped would never be uncovered. How far will the city's power brokers go to silence Taylor and his band of friends known as The Travis Club? Intrigue and romance bring this mystery alive
Roja Subur
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,720. Language: Spanish. Published: March 26, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
La inspectora de los Mossos d'Escuadra Elena Catalán, y Alberto Cifuentes de la Policía Nacional; confluirán en la investigación de un caso apasionante ¿Estamos ante un asesino en serie? Sitges, la Blanca Subur como se denomina a la ciudad, se teñirá de rojo en esta novela de misterio.
Museum Piece
Series: North Florida Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,100. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Leaving Miami for the sunny shores of Panama City was supposed to be a good thing for the Rankin family. Vicky has her PI license and Rick finally has a real job. But things aren't going to be that simple. Instead, they are drawn into the nefarious doings of Snag, proprietor of a mysterious museum on the edge of town where boards creak, cadavers reek, and laughter echoes down from the rafters.
The Three Secret Solvers : Secret Murder
Price: Free! Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A book of Suspense. A young boy suspects that there has been a Murder. So the boy and his friends team up and try to solve the mystery they are suspecting.
Peaches and the Baby Mama
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,780. Language: American English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bitches and Riches and Rings, Oh My! Poisonous beauty Cecily Washington doesn't let anything stand between her love for shoes, jewels and Platinum Baby Daddy's. With a child support portfolio worthy of a Fortune 500 company, she has everything a girl could want... But when she is murdered, no one is surprised, least of all amateur sleuth Peaches Donnelly.
Frozen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,190. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When his childhood friend Verity is found at the foot of Beachy Head, Harry can't accept that the happy go lucky girl he grew up with would try to kill herself. Haunted by memories of their childhood, and by the knowledge that what they shared is lost, Harry tries to uncover what went so horribly wrong in her life... and discovers secrets that should have lain undisturbed for ever.
Trauma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,950. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When John McKirrop, a down-and-out tramp, takes shelter in a deserted graveyard one night, he witnesses the disinterment of the body of a young boy. Yet no one takes much notice of his stories. After all, who would believe the ramblings of a homeless drunk?
Double Play
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 86,260. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Just as team reporter Cat McDaniel seems to be on top of her game, life throws her an off-speed pitch: her petty-criminal half-brother Quinn turns up. Her fiancé, Benji, welcomes the flighty Quinn, little knowing what havoc the man’s boozing and betting ways will wreak on their lives. Sometimes baseball isn’t just a game, it’s a matter of life or death. Book 3 of the Foul Ball series.
Raked Over
Price: Free! Words: 91,440. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Discount a 50-something woman as just a “pathetic old hag,” and see where that gets you. The arrogant young boyfriend of a former employee of Lily Raffenport, a mellow but irreverent Colorado garden designer, finds out when he dismisses everything about Lily as he trowels on the story of his girlfriend’s drunken suicide. That write-off spurs the reluctant sleuth Lily into action, and danger.
Shadow of the Banyans
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,600. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Christine Alden, a young, flat-broke genealogist accepts the job offered by the rakish Michael Chandler against her better judgment. Having been through one disastrous marriage, Michael spells trouble. She arrives on Michael’s isolated barrier island estate and discovers jewel robberies and murder are not just headlines. People around her are being murdered. And it looks like she’s next.
Hallbury Summer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Beneath the blistering sun, a village sleeps. In a dark place, a woman is ritually murdered. Hallbury will remember the day Joseph Palliser came home. Emma who loves Joe would discard her marriage to be with him; the furiously independent Sophie could so easily fall victim to his feckless appetite. But Joe has secrets neither will know, and he has only to turn over a stone or two to find
Hackers Wild
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,300. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Homes and Businesses have discovered the convenience of using computers to control the pesky details of daily life. Why not, wouldn't you rather stay seated and ask the computer to turn up the temperature instead? Unfortunately, some who buy into the convenience cut corners by not using a dedicated computer. As a result the house/business computer is open for the world to see. Chaos reigns