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The Loggia Crystal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,430. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Novelist Dian St. Cere wins a bidding war for an antique Italian desk at an online auction, and discovers the notorious Loggia Crystal; Lucrezia Borgia’s lost treasure. Soon greed, deception, and murder stalk her as she tries to find the killer.
An Ocracoke Affair
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,660. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A staid corporate attorney travels to the Outer Banks of North Carolina for a quick vacation but finds more than he bargained for when two beautiful and raucous young women take charge of his life and then threaten to kill him when he doesn't go along with their bizarre and violent plans. Try this page-turner for a quick and entertaining read. "Highly recommended!" Theodora
A Murder at Mimi's
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mimi Griffin fulfills a lifelong dream of opening a spectacular restaurant on the luxurious Montecito coast. To find the perfect chef, she stages a dinner at the new restaurant; the winner will be the head chef at Mimi' with an option bankrolled by Mimi, for their own restaurant depending on their success. Darkly handsome Emil Chandon is clearly the winner but finds his dreams cut short by death.
Susan Slutt, Girl Shamus
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Series: Susan Slutt Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,400. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Who's the world-famous girl sleuth who solves all sorts of queer mysteries with the help of a butch tomboy, her feminine friend, and two boy detectives named Frank and Joe? If you guessed Nancy Drew, you're wrong! Meet Susan Slutt, the hottest schoolgirl shamus since the invention of edible panties. Contains 14 new stories.
A Murder in the Grand Canyon
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Travel writer, Carol Valenti was enjoying her first view of the Grand Canyon when her new acquaintance wealthy Mimi Griffin, squeezed her arm in a death grip. Carol turned to see a man fling himself over the edge to his death a thousand feet below. Accompanying him on his brief trip were the shrill tones of Mimi's ear piercing scream.
Aria in Ice
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"Aria in Ice" features "Sweet Dreams" dancer Abby Fouchet in a romantic mystery set in a creepy Prague castle where she’s filming a Gothic movie. Kastle "Kouzlo Noc" is also playing host to burglars, grave-robbers and a killer seeking a priceless flute, crafted by the resident castle ghost. This castle has become the Czech Republic’s hottest locale for treasure-hunters - living or dead.
Leashed
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Northern California sheriff's detective has his early morning surf session cut short by the discovery of a body in the boulders of a local breakwater. Detective Patrick Nolan begins investigating what appears to be the tragic accidental drowning of a young local surfer. When the accident becomes a murder; Nolan finds himself tracking a ruthless killer who has left very few clues in his wake.
The Solid Brick House
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,290. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dr. John Schiller returns to the small mining town in New Mexico where he grew up to sell the old family home that he dislikes and fears. His friend persuades him to stay in the home and confront the ghosts of his past. What his friend doesn’t realize is that those ghosts are literal!
Never Text A Stranger
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,140. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011 by StormRider Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Careful. Texting the wrong person could cost you. Stunned by the murder of his friend, Police Chief Jude Coulton never expected the case would unravel his life nor that his son would hold a frightening secret.
Hollywood Confessions (Hollywood Headlines Mystery)
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Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 8 reviews)
Allie Quick, reporter for the L.A. Informer tabloid, investigates the death of a reality show producer. Between an aging sing-off judge, a family with sextuplets and triplets, and the star of a little person dating show, Allie has no shortage of reality star suspects. But when her heart is suddenly on the line, along with her job, This is one deadline Allie can't afford to miss!
Shadow Unit 1
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Price: Free! Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
The FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts humanity's worst nightmares. But there are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. The BAU sends those cases down the hall. There, Stephen Reyes and his team pursue criminals transformed by a mysterious force: the anomaly. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
Pipe of Mr. Holmes
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 19,940. Language: Russian. Published: May 25, 2011 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The classic detective story, written in the style of an ironic fantasy. Private investigators Jack Bond and Christian O'Gatti are trying to solve the mysterious murder. Классическая детективная история, написанная в стиле иронического фэнтези. Следствие ведут Джек Бонд и Кристиан О'Гатти
Hemis Track
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You set the price! Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A 4WD Adventure of Discovery, Mystery, Murder and Romance? This story takes you on a journey through some of the toughest terrain in magnificent New Zealand. The story is based on fact and many situations are the embellished stories (lies) of actual events. The Reader will have to decide what is fact and what is fiction.
The Manifest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,120. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Years after a mysterious plane crash, a woman feared dead is spotted at an anti-war rally. A private investigator named Edgar Willis is hired onto the case, however, he must abandon his virtues after learning of the real destiny of the airplane. As Edgar realizes a conspiracy in the crash, life and the world as he knows it takes an unexpected turn.
The Secret of the Cathars
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,260. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
philip sinclair´s grandmother leaves him the unusual legacy of a journal written by a cathar ancestor together with a sum of money to go to france to look for it. archaelogist jaqueline blontard is already excavating at the castle of le bezu when philip arrives. however the roman catholic church are also interested as well as a french criminal organisation. the result is a maelstrom of violence
Retaliatory And Inverse Navigation
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Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 47,040. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
MORDECAI JOHNSON has just been thrust into a nightmare. The problem is; he's not dreaming! He has been reassigned to a highly classified project known as R.A.I.N (Retaliatory And Inverse Navigation). The U.S. is in grave danger of sinking! water levels are rising fast. Can Mordecai figure out this mystery before it's too late?
Human Bait (A Treasure Hunters Short Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
During the last six months in the small town of Printon, California, two men of Asian descent were murdered. Undercover FBI agent Andy Lee is given the assignment lure the killer into the open. His investigation not only uncovers a group of KKK activists but also a 150-year-old hidden gold mine--both of which may kill him if he’s not careful.
Moving Can Be Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,710. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Empty nester Carol Andrews finally gives in to her Beloved Husband, Jim, and agrees to sell their home and move to an active adult community. The house sells, and Carol returns alone the night before the closing for a private pity party farewell tour. And finds the dead body of the buyer in her living room. Wow. Talk about seller's remorse!
Il lago femmina
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,270. Language: Italian. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
La vittima indossa una camicia da notte troppo stretta. E' un esile filo, ma il maresciallo Bisellato lo afferra e ricostruisce con pazienza la trama di uno strano delitto. Con cinque donne non innocenti.
A Tricky Lie
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,590. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In this cosy mystery, Scottish distillery heiress Fiona Sutherland returns to the bucolic village of her childhood to assume her role in the family business only to discover her true expertise is jousting with enigmatic Chief Inspector Nick Dawson when her grandmother’s friend falsely confesses to the murder of the local greenkeeper two days before the start of the British Open.