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Laura
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,060. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Laura is a promising law postgraduate. When she picks up a part-time job working for the Manley brothers, she thinks they are no more than a quaint bunch of bachelors. Yet their offices have a swish staircase that leads only to a STRICTLY PRIVATE notice.
The Ascent Of The Solitary Soul
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,040. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2014 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Author Mike Streak's latest novel Ascent of the Solitary Soul is set in his native South Africa. It follows successful Cape Town artist Jonathan Starr on a ‘journey of self-discovery,' as he tries to uncover the truth behind both his mother's disappearance and the awful road accident that he survived as a child and which he believed killed his father.
Invisible City
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 119,000. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Geof, a schizophrenic, tries an experimental gene treatment for his disease, he doesn't realize where it will lead. The intersection of global and personal events puts Geof in the sites of a Chinese conspiracy.
Shafted: A Mystery
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 87,750. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Auxiliary RCMP cop Margo Jamieson, a newcomer to town, finds a nasty note in a dead man’s jacket. The discovery sends her looking for help from an attractive local historian. They uncover a trail of blackmail and misplaced desire that takes them behind the picturesque façade of this small mountain town. It may be spring, but the melting snow reveals things that might have better been left buried.
Halls of Ivy: Trailblazer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 173,170. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The third segment of the Halls of Ivy series brings the reader back into the world of Sun Valley University, following Cheyenne Winters and Dr. Garcia’s original orientation class through their third year and the roles they play in the university’s downfall.
Puff! (A Detective Wade Cutter Mystery)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective Wade Cutter is the LAPD's top closer within the elite Homicide Special Section. Sent to a crime-scene on the roof of a seedy hotel in Hollywood, Cutter learns a teenage girl has been reduced to a puddle of pink goop; his only clue--a mysterious cigarette butt. The body count rises as killers from another world try to stop Cutter from discovering an ancient conspiracy.
A Death in Vegas
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"A Death in Vegas" is the story of a man with a beneficial bugs company who is the prime suspect for a murder he didn’t commit in Las Vegas. Who would set him up? Why is the FBI after him? Will his wife believe him?
A Coincidence Too Many Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
15 murder cases that I was involved with in Florida. Greatly exaggerated for my part in most of them.
Deception in Strange Places
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Series: The Kelly O'Connell Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,010. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Turquoise Morning Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A woman desperately seeking her biological mother, a televangelist determined to thwart that search, a hired hit man, and in the midst of it all, a reclusive diva. Kelly has gotten herself involved in a dangerous emotional tangle this time, and Mike doesn’t tell her to back off, even when events take them from Fort Worth to San Antonio.
Taxi Driver
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,190. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A taxi driver get to solves a future conspiracy by the Pentagon in Washington D.C. Getting involved with a prostitution ring, he finds himself in the middle of a plot to assassinate the President of the United States.
How to Kill a Ghost (Libby Grace Mystery Book 3)
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Series: Libby Grace Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,160. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The exciting conclusion to the Libby Grace Mystery. At last, Libby learns what happened to her body. Isabelle’s witchy skills are the answer, but what happens when danger comes in multiples to Summit’s Edge? To protect the ones she loves, Libby has to battle an evil she never imagined. Another murder, closer to home, may stop her from getting the answers she seeks.
Death Under the Venice Moon
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Series: Lella York Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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While vacationing in Venice, Lella York is mistakenly named by the papers as the femme fatale lover of an iconic Italian actor. But things take a sinister turn when the actor disappears without a trace and Lella's suddenly suspected of his murder. Lella finds herself in a race against time to solve the mystery, reclaim her life, and follow her heart under the glimmer of a Venetian moon.
Carousel
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,250. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Danny Gentry is a writer who has finally started to deal with his inner demons, that is until he receives the news of his ex-wife's murder. Susan Cobbler's death hurdles him into an intrigue of secrets about his own life which have been hidden from him in plain sight. With his best friend running for President, the clock is ticking to find out what conspiracy led to the murder.
Lainee Delaney: Back to Business
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 61,690. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lainee Delaney, social debutante turned private investigator wannabe, and substitute teacher gottabe to make ends meet, has just landed her first big case. Straight laced and incredibly sexy Cade Gainess needs Lainee’s help straightening out his bad boy little brother Dylan.
Harriett Truelove; The Amanda Kristoff Case
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Harriett Truelove; The Amanda Kristoff Case, eight year-old, Amanda Kristoff was kidnapped. No ransom note. No reports of her sighting. No nothing. Within a few days both the local police and the FBI, walk away from the case. This makes Harriett the only hope for finding the little girl.
Water Torture
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,100. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Regina Colwell, a young provincial legislator, receives a summons from the city coroner to a shabby hotel where a young constituent, Norman Water, has been found dead, drowned in his bathtub. Colwell has never met the boy but, for some reason. he had inked her name and phone number on his hand. On the walls of the bathroom were long columns of washed-out numbers, like hieroglyphics.
Ozark River
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,830. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A local family man disappears. Jim Edmonds, a veteran detective of the Ozark River Police Department, is assigned to the case. While under pressure from local political figures to solve the case, Detective Edmonds must keep the public's trust in the police department, for the stability of the town and for his own career.
The Big Exoneration
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
In spoof of noir private detective mysteries a middle school boy and his younger sister travel in time between the present and 1939 Los Angeles while investigating a seventy-five year old crime that sent an innocent man to the gas chamber. Their challenge is coercing information from shady characters, uncovering the real murderer, and getting his written confession.
The Zone
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014 by Fiction4All. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
John served as a Military Police officer then opted to go into civilian law enforcement. He kept his nose clean and finally made detective and this is where we join the story. The Zone is a place within the city where "adult" businesses are conducted and some not at all legal. The Free-fire Zone is controlled by one man. Marcus Jones. His mistake was running into John Collins...
A Conflict of Interest
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,180. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Private investigator Jake Stevens has made his living off boring cases. When he is approached by the son of a pharmaceutical giant to follow his girlfriend, he prepares himself for another slow and boring job. But complications arise as he finds himself attracted to the woman he's been hired to follow. Soon the case turns on it's head as he's thrust into a conspiracy where nothing is what it seems