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Rally Killer
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Series: Marshall Connors Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,460. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When trust turns into betrayal, stability turns into chaos... A dark figure from the past. An explosion. A suicide. Games beyond baseball. Nothing is as it seems. Marshall Connors' world once again gets turned upside down. He's a baseball umpire. Baseball is a game, it's supposed to be fun. What Marshall keeps stepping in is very much NOT fun - it's deadly. BOOK 3 in the MARSHALL CONNORS SERIES
The Jester's Apprentice, A Mystery Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Philippa always loved intrigue, which made Edric an irresistible catch. That and his smoldering violet stare. But when he disappears on "business," promising her a more exciting life, Philippa's only aid is a masked stalker who sends her out on midnight spy sessions. While unraveling Edric's secrets, Philippa stumbles into the path of a legendary arsonist who may turn her world to ash.
Dying on the Edge
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,160. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An engrossing mystery of one woman’s obsession with another woman’s husband that can only end in disaster.
Sawmill Road
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,030. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Terry Levine is called to investigate a triple homicide five hours away from home, he knows the case won't be routine. A veteran investigator with the New York State Police, Levine quickly suspects he may be dealing with a blossoming serial killer. A task force comprised of state troopers, the FBI, and Erie County Sheriff's Department personnel follow what few leads come their way.
Night Walks Softly
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,820. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who killed the French teacher and is Anne next? Will Anne get used to her new life? Will she learn to cook? Anne's story is a page-turner and meshes her first year of marriage with the sinister backdrop of crime and murder in a small town.
Cape Disappointment
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A new short novel. Affairs are best left in the past. A young woman's corpse washes up at Cape Disappointment. Twenty years ago two men loved her. Today, one's a big city cop on the hunt for her killer. The other's a small town cop with a domineering wife. Both harbour dark secrets that a calculating murderer will use to ensure the guilty goes free
The Powers That Be; Book 1 of The Rational Fear Series
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
Kate risks it all to follow her dream:a world unrestrained by a false shortage of clean energy. The Powers That Be have their own agenda. Do they want her inventions, her paranormal abilities or do they just want her dead? With husband Jack and a Ranger named Kelly, they find that freedom and integrity have a higher price than they imagined. Do you have the courage to take the journey with them?
Tidal Wave Street Justice Book Two
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Angel had been in a lot of scrapes but this was a bad one. He was in a hospital with serious injuries pretending he had amnesia. He couldn’t think the pain was extreme. If only he had Charlie by his side instead of his partners wife, Dantia. He had to find out what Carlos was up to. But how, he had no phone,no back up, no one there to help but a nosy kid that seemed to have a secret of his own.
The Proving
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 69,170. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Edgar Lamp is no average mass murderer. What sets him apart is technique: he separates victims from their internal organs. Lt. Husky Martin, LAPD Homicide, must stop Lamp, who sees his ability to kill as a miracle, and remembers what his religious fanatic grandfather said: "The whole world wants a miracle, and the miracle is in the Proving." Lamp has a lot of proving to do, and he loves his work.
I'm Detective Clarke
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
R.D. Clarke, the underachieving son of a renowned private detective, assumes his father's identity to take on the case of a prospective client he's smitten by. Armed with nothing but his wits and comically limited detective skills, R.D. must navigate through an endless procession of lies, double lives, family feuds and love triangles to uncover the secrets of a young couple's disappearance.
A Nice Murder at the State House
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,260. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
New Hampshire Senator John Nice thought he had the best of both worlds-a coveted seat in the state senate, a wealthy wife, and a lifestyle that included wine and women until he stepped out with the wrong woman!
The Magical Tree
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Have you heard the legend of the Magical Tree? Most people don't believe in it...but some say it could be true. Follow our protagonist as he sets out to discover whether the magical tree in his neighbourhood truly is magical. Note: this is a short fiction work of approximately 2000 words in length.
Trinity of the Sands
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Los Alamos, 1945. Mort Whitman helps build "the gadget" that will end the war and immolate untold thousands of men-- if it works. As the minds of men mushroom in a dark dream of war, he seeks solace in the white sands of the Jornada del Muerto. But what he discovers there teaches him how justice really works in the New Mexico badlands-- as well as how one man can atone for a nuclear holocaust.
The Legend Of Corba
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Price: Free! Words: 6,860. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
A Short story about a forest ranger who encounters a mysterious creature in the dense forests of Corbett National Park.
Days of Atonement
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 148,970. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Loren Hawn is a traditional Western peace officer walking the streets of 21st Century New Mexico, and seemingly unaware that times have changed. And when a dying man named Randal falls out of a bullet-riddled car and dies in Loren’s arm, Loren finds he isn’t the only man living in the wrong time--- because he remembers pulling Randal’s dead body out of a wrecked car twenty years before.
A Ray of Hope
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,880. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A romantic mystery. Pregnant at sixteen and scorned by her father, Ginny Morgan makes more bad choices. Now gang members have followed her to Kalispell, Montana. An encounter with a friendly policeman, offers a chance to turn her life in a different direction. Can she start over and raise her three-year old daughter here? How will the handsome Marine, Mike Scott fit into her new life?
Fatal Liaison
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,120. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The lives of two strangers become inextricably entangled when they each sign up for a dinner dating agency. Greg's reason for joining has nothing to do with looking for love. His recently divorced sister has disappeared and he’s convinced that the agency, or at least one of its clients, may be responsible. Neither is Megan looking for love...
Triangle
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,000. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The fortune underpinning an aristocratic British family has dark roots in the slave trade of the 1700s. Dana Ward, a visiting history professor, stumbles upon secrets that get her attacked and badly injured. Who needed to cover up this trail of money to present day? The story is complicated by a pending May/September interracial marriage and the real possibility of the Prime Ministership.
Gretchen Birch Boxed Set (Books 1-4)
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 275,360. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Boxed set of all four Gretchen Birch murder mysteries, including: Dolled Up For Murder, Goodbye Dolly, Dolly Departed, Guise and Dolls. Reviews: "A trio of smart, independent women...the peek into this world is fascinating" ~ Romantic Times, "A puzzling mystery filled with charm as well as suspense" ~ Who Dunnit
Shark (Der Geldhai)
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Series: Pieces of Fate (German Language), Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,470. Language: German. Published: August 2, 2011 by Red Cap Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Gary Bowler genießt das Leben, während er die Ärmsten der Stadt abzockt. Doch kann ihm das Glück noch mehr bescheren, als er das perfekte Opfer trifft? Eine von sechs Kurzgeschichten aus der Anthologie „Pieces of Fate – Schicksalsgeschichten“ von David P Elliot.