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Kith and Kill
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,120. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
#15 in series: The murder of the matriarch of a family of fashion designers on her ninetieth birthday has DI Joe Rafferty wondering if one of her family thought she'd lived too long, because there is a limited cast of suspects, nearly all of them wealthy Sophia Egerton's ever-loving family.
Dying For You
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Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,660. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
#6 in series: DI Joe Rafferty finds himself chief suspect in a double murder mystery -- and all he'd been doing was looking for love.
Absolute Poison
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Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,110. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
#5 in series: Another case for DI Joe Rafferty: when the tyrannical Barstaple is poisoned Rafferty discovers he was hated by most of the office - but did he really deserve such a horrible death?.
Strictly Small Time
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,420. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011 by RudeJack Reads. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are opportunities here, but when a petty thief and a low level con man stumble into them, they realize they are out of their league. Should they go up against a vicious gang and the gang's big score? Or work the opposite end of the spectrum by conning some of the Hollywood rich? Some people should stay Strictly Small Time.
Summer Cool
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack Paine is a retired cop with a private license and a telescope he uses to watch the heavens. It's a simple life, good when he's got clients, and he manages when he doesn't. But this call was leading to something Paine wasn't sure he could manage: Now that Petty had disappeared, bodies were beginning to appear and the trail always led back to his old friend.
Underdead In Denial
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,670. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the sequel to EPPIE Award winning Underdead, "almost-undead" science teacher Jo Gartner has started a new school year and things are nice and quiet. Until she volunteers to help with the Haunted House fundraiser. That's just asking for the vampires to show up. And then there's another dead body. And more cops. And Jo is forced to decide which side she's on, once and for all.
Underdead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
EPPIE Award winning mystery about newbie teacher Jo Gartner who thinks teaching geology to hormonal eighth graders is deadly…until she’s bitten by a vampire. Sort of. And then things really get out of control. Dead bodies. Police. Undead. Outrageous lies to her mother. But then someone wants Jo dead…the traditional way!
Quarantine
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A quarantine reveals dark secrets in a small town.
Outline of Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,490. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011 by Whimsical Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Tired of his job, Lieutenant Brad Schrader is contemplating early retirement and pursuit of another career, that of a mystery writer. His endeavors prove useless when he’s called upon to investigate the murder of Melody Anselmo. During the investigation, he and his partner discover something neither ever expected, something best left unsaid. The murder remains a cold case in New York City.
Bushfire
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 124,800. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Diane Susy-Noid, a journalist, finds herself in the grip of a terrifying nightmare when a company releases a computer game in her name. In her attempt to solve the prolem, she is instantly sucked into a world of deception and murder from which there is no escape.
Drone
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,020. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2011 by Dick Underwood. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Drone is an exciting spy thriller: The terrorists plan to use a drone for a devastating attack in the heart of London. The only person who can stop them is freelance assassin Tony Falcon, but he's disappeared. The countdown has begun and only Tony Falcon can prevent the death of the Queen. Will he be in time?
Fishy Deals: Beneath the Surface
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,750. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Ken Rossignol. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Commissioner Jerry Largent undergoes a massive change of attitude as events beyond his control propell him into taking a drastic change, to fake his own death!
Jewelry Jinx
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
When someone is stealing from the magical community, the call goes out to the E.S. Peters agency to find the thief. Tiffany enlist the aid of witch spirit Magee Reyes to track down the villain and get the goods back.
Temporarily Away
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,100. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a friend's mail is returned marked "temporarily away," Henrietta Harcourt asks the local sheriff to investigate; he finds the man's mummified remains in his remote cabin. With the death dismissed as natural causes, a suspicious Henrietta prods the sheriff to look at someone with motive, means, and opportunity. Suddenly "natural causes" begins to look as unlikely as "temporarily away."
The Throughway
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the third installment of the "Pittsburgh Historical Mystery Series," Pittsburgh Constable John Parker must confront the dilemma of duty vs. conscience when he is ordered to pursue and take into custody a group of runaway slaves who are being moved through 1848 Pittsburgh via the Underground Railroad.
Kingdom Come
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,930. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The movie had been on TV for years. No one cared until it became a "classic," and now it's the rage, with restaurants named for it. It was made in black/white and resulted in a murder, Living participants meet in LA and relive the movie no one paid attention to at the time.
Lisa Marshall, Time Detective
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 28,360. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Imagine having the ability to travel in time. It would be interesting, and you could make a lot of money: sports results, lottery numbers, you'd know them all. It didn't work that way for Lisa Marshall. Oh, she could travel in time, true, but only to solve mysteries. As a result she jumped off the Titanic, got seduced by Henry VIII, had a holiday in space and much, much more!
Cat Flap
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Price: Free! Words: 83,990. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2011 by Minnow Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
There is a mystery big cat loose in the Home Counties! Amateur cryptozoologist Art Madison is on the hunt for an alien big cat, dubbed by the press the Cassiobury Cougar. Art tracks his quarry into the woods around his home town and discovers that there are more dangerous adversaries lurking amidst the dark trees and winter landscape than those of a purely feline nature.
Death in the Fast Lane
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,530. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011 by Chris Jay Becker. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When an indie rock legend dies mysteriously, LAPD Det. King Leary and his partner Millionaire Adler investigate. On the way, they meet crazed music biz types,the Mayflower Mafia, and a serial killer who calls himself the Angel of Righteousness. On top of that, Leary has a secret... he sees dead people.
All Things Return
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Price: Free! Words: 66,050. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
All Things Return is the story of two young men who, though separated by twenty-five years, hundreds of miles, and the fear of certain death if found by a vengeful criminal cartel, strive to overcome almost insurmountable obstacles and reclaim the father/son relationship denied to them for so long.