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The American Turquoise (An Ainsley Walker Gemstone Travel Mystery)
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Price: Free! Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dumped by her husband just as he finishes law school, and disillusioned by her loss of another unsatisfying office job, Ainsley Walker is approaching thirty with nothing to show for it. But everything begins to change when she tries to sell her engagement ring to a mysterious jeweler, a man who recognizes her passion for gemstones and travel … and makes her an offer that will change her life.
Byproduct
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Price: $1.23 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lucy earns a living doing research and doing a little goldfarming. Smart and tech-savvy, she still can’t earn a decent living. So she takes matters into her own hands and creates a new lifestyle for herself and a select group of hand-picked young women who make a living with their minds. But, when she is hired to do research for a college professor, she suddenly finds herself in danger.
Called Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The national bestselling author of the Orchard Mysteries presents this short prequel that started Meg Corey's mysterious adventures on the apple orchard in the small town of Granford, Massachusetts.
For Your Consideration: A Bryant Street Story
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sometimes, what we all wish for can happen in the Twilight Zone. Other times, our wishes come true on just a simple suburban street. Caro Rosefield must investigate a very strange foreclosed home. A nightmare or maybe a new future? On Bryant Street, anything seems possible. And anything can happen.
They Called It Moosicide: A Denali Hawthorne Alaska Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,140. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Denali discovers a frozen body in her front yard, apparent victim of a moose attack. Is a killer moose on the loose? Or has the moose been framed?
The Indiana Caper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sheriff Ben Willis of Jackson, Indiana responds to an emergency call on a cold November afternoon and ends up dead when his cruiser hits ice and goes over an embankment. A few days later, people tell stories about seeing Ben Willis in other parts of the county. Everyone asks the same question: Was Sheriff Ben Willis really killed in the accident?
Roxy Druse & The Murders of Herkimer County
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,030. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the winter of 1884 Roxy Druse and her daughter Mary were charged with killing and dismembering her husband. Shocked by reports that she had fed the remains to the family’s pigs, the jury sentenced Roxy to death, sparing her daughter. Generations later a manuscript was discovered, revealing a tale of incest, multiples murder and a woman wrongly condemned.
Double Helix
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,980. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One of Sigmund Brouwer's early novels, with a Kindle edition author note. Double Helix revolves around Peter Van Klees, a genetics professor turned entrepreneur. With the support of key military leaders, Van Klees maintains several identities as well as a top secret "Institute" where he is free to carry his most daring experiments to completion.
Blood Ties
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 121,670. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One of Sigmund Brouwer's early novels: When Clay Garner returns to Montana after 20 years, he is burned out by too many years of police work. Looking for peace and quiet, his life is instead thrown into turmoil when his wife and son are kidnapped, forcing him to use his FBI training to save them from a monster.
Victoria's Home: Book 1 of Series
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Series: Victoria Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,190. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
After listing one of Connecticut's most prestigious Victorian homes, Victoria finds herself experiencing unnatural happenings. Believing these events are merely her imagination, she ignores any signs of evil. The home, now abandoned and with its own history of violence, attempts to warn her that her newly acquired buyer, Peter, may have a history of repeated methodical killings.
Thunder Voice
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
From Sigmund Brouwer's Sam Keaton mysteries, set in the Wild West: The town drunk's death is no surprise to Sam Keaton, until two Texas Rangers and the man's niece arrive and begin asking questions--leading Sam to realize that there is a large inheritance at stake, but he must be careful of his own life as he pursues what he now believes is a murder case.
Sun Dance
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,840. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
From Sigmund Brouwer's Sam Keaton mysteries, set in the Wild West: Samuel Keaton has been the target of bad intentions since he became the Marshal, but danger seems to be coming from the very officials who hired him to guide them through Sioux territory, and Samuel must risk a growing bond with a young Sioux woman in order to save his life.
Silver Moon
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 82,780. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
From Sigmund Brouwer's Sam Keaton mysteries, set in the Wild West: Sam Keaton’s been cleared of wrongdoing and is now wearing a badge. Being on the right side of the law, though, doesn’t seem to mean much when a bank robbery goes unsolved and a double murder only makes the townspeople distrust you more.
The Lies of Saints
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 67,460. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Nick Barrett mystery by Sigmund Brouwer: The apparent suicide of a young cadet at the Citadel leads Nick Barrett back two decades to the disappearance of a South Carolina beauty pageant queen. Beneath the glittering exterior of the elite of Charleston lies a century-old conspiracy that will endanger Nick's life and the people he loves most.
Crown of Thorns
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,070. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Nick Barrett mystery by Sigmund Brouwer: Nick Barrett is in Charleston awaiting news of his inheritance when he agrees to investigate the ownership of a famous painting. He finds himself reluctantly drawn into the lives of a spunky, streetwise girl and a woman who is trying to rescue her sick child from the ruthless leader of a cult.
Kapu-Sacred
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,680. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
What would you do if you received information that could save the lives of strangers, but could also get you killed? Nomadic basket weaver Coconut Man faces this when he wanders into a village to sell his baskets and overhears a murder plot that brings war not only to this village, but to the entire island. How does a man with no status in the community change its destiny?
Moonstruck
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,040. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
P.I. Zack Moon made a wish on a falling star and his prayers were answered in the form of his new assistant, Addy Claire. Abigail had always wanted to be a detective, but there were scary things happening at the Psychic Investors Hotline where she was working undercover, proving that sometimes you have to be careful what you wish for.
Memorite Rogue
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 151,360. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a bullet takes the life of Memorite and college professor Todd Engstrom, local police and the Memorite Society conclude that the murder could only have been committed by a Memorite, yet the Memorite Society assure police that no Memorite would have done such an act. But they fail to mention one Memorite who may have faked his death after becoming insane.
Cult
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Price: Free! Words: 6,310. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
'Cult' is a short story. After stumbling on what she believes to be an undiscovered lost civilisation, Isabella is stolen into an underground world with the unknown always one step ahead.
Cultic
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Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
An up-and-coming professor of mystery religions and the occult performs a Tarot divination on himself at the urging of his students -- and finds he will be murdered within the next three days.