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A Death On Sunday
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 118,810. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by WillowTree Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On a lovely spring day, violence intrudes on Tess Maher's world; her best friend, running buddy and possible soul-mate, Chick Donnelly, is shot and killed practically right before her eyes. But what the person who took Chick's life doesn't know is exactly who he's dealing with: a pissed off, grief-stricken, gun-toting woman who is described by her own mother as tenacious as a pit bull with a bone.
The Untethered Woman
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,410. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When a hit-and-run accident injures her mother, Police Chief Kate Williams rushes home to Quebec to be with her family. Once there, she discovers that there’s more to the “accident” than meets the eye. Now she will do whatever she needs to do to figure out who wanted to hurt her mother, and why.
Deadlines: A Written to Death Mystery Book 1
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Series: A Written to Death Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,930. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2014 by Elise Hepner. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ainsley Moss never thought she’d become a representative for the dead. But as a newbie obituary writer for the Aurora Fall’s Guardian, she gets a sneak peek at her new profession. Her ex-best friend and rival newspaper worker turns up blue and stiff as a board in the women’s bathroom—after they’ve had a less than civil confrontation.
The Handless Maiden: A Lakota Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,140. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Alex Turning Hawk, an Oglala Lakota medicine-man-in-training, and his wife, Tate, battle a night-stalking killer, the FBI, and their own Lakota neighbors. Driving in a blizzard, Tate is led by a ghost hitchhiker to the body of a friend—her hands cut off—hands tattooed with the words “Red Power.” To find the killer and the hands, will she and Alex follow the path of the Sacred Pipe—or the gun?
Bridgevine
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,170. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mike Price designs a time travel device with one thing on his mind: saving his slain sister. But when his fixation with the machine pries his mind from the present, he'll need to figure out a way to make things right before he loses his fiancée, his machine, and his life as he knows it.
State Of Disarray
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A whimsical murder mystery set within Northern California's 1941 State Of Jefferson secession movement. Augie Matayzel, a lovable but hapless character must clear himself of the murder of a Jefferson movement backer.
Murder In The Cards
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,300. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Leah Chernowski discovers more in the Tarot cards than she wants to know when she reads them for Ted Muccino, a sexy skeptic who doubts both her and the cards. Even her best friend Tula Mohr predicts love for the two. However, dreams show a hidden enemy determined to kill Ted. Leah must first convince the stubborn Italian an enemy exists and then unravel clues to the man’s identity...
Persistence Can Be Fatal (And Other Stories)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,220. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A failed screenwriter insists his wife listen to his latest script, until she feels compelled to stop him from ever reading a single word to her again; a prison warden has to figure out how a woman on death row escaped his prison from a foolproof cell; a maze becomes much more than a party game. . . just some of the stories that come to life in the pages of this collection.
Out of the Game
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Series: Nick Lafferty. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,630. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Dark Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Ex-DEA Agent Nick Lafferty--the hero from CRYSTAL WHITE--is Back!
Deadline for Murder
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,860. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014 by Turquoise Morning Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Attorney Hilary Adams makes the difficult decision not to run for another term as Louisville’s top prosecutor. She’s determined to return to the defense side of the justice system. The only hitch is that her newfound resolve isn’t resonating too well with her husband Peter Elliott, Louisville’s police chief.
Beyond The Veil
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,860. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Clairvoyant Sophie Masterson finally got the job of her dreams as head of Dixon Security’s Psychic Division. She was sure that being a voice for the dead victims would make solving her cases a piece of cake. When a killer pulls her into his deadly game - looking for revenge against the people she loves most - and the voices in her head go silent, it will take some quick thinking to catch a killer.
Big Island Blues
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,180. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An up-and-coming jazz singer disappears when a twenty-year-old plan of revenge threatens her family. Can McKenna solve both mysteries before she becomes the next victim?
The Man in the Canary Waistcoat
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
In this new mystery, Constable Sam Plank suspects there may be a link between a suicide, an embezzler, an arsonist and a thief in Regency London. As his steadfast wife becomes involved in his investigations, and with a keen young police officer now under his command, Sam finds himself leading them all into a confrontation with some ruthless and brutal adversaries.
Curse of the Armchair Detective
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,770. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Sam's Aunt comes to town, there's going to be a murder. There's no way around it. She has the curse of the armchair detective.
Just Here for the Boos
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Meet Kaycee Caraway – part Martha Stewart, part Inspector Clouseau. When she finds the body of her ex-husband Joey on his kitchen floor, it’s up to Kaycee to find his killer if she ever wants to get his spirit out of her life. It’s bad enough his ghost is naked, but Joey doesn’t seem to be in a hurry to leave.
The American Deluge
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,790. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Millions of Americans woke up on January 20, 2009 thinking they knew where they lived and who was in power in their country. They should’ve thought twice! How the most powerful country in the world had arrived to what eventually culminated in the new regime taking over America? Many controversial opinions ventured into explaining that. But no one has offered yet a way one will find in this novel.
Architect of His Own Destruction
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Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 66,240. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Aldrich Tobias, the man the critics love to hate, sits in La Prison Santé, awaiting the guillotine. The President of the Republic has asked Detective-Sergeant Gilles Maintenon to take another look into the case. According to Aldrich Tobias, ‘The artist is mad—always mad.” Maintenon is about to find out what that really means.
Looking For A Reason
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 84,630. Language: British English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Looking for a Reason is the fourth in the gripping crime series featuring Detective Inspector Paolo Storey. They won't talk... Someone is subjecting men to systematic rape and torture before being released, but who? More to the point - why? Detective Inspector Paolo Storey has many questions. Can he uncover the answers in time to save someone close to him? It isn't easy Looking for a Reason.
Slasher: A Joshua Matthews Thriller
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,580. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Assent Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When a vicious serial killer targets Hollywood slasher movie actresses, Sergeant Joshua Matthews must overcome his past to end the brutal killing spree.
One Garish Ghost & Blueberry Peach Jam
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Series: Dead by the Numbers Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gianna Mancini has chatted with ghosts most of her life. It's never affected her much. Until now. The latest ghost in Gianna's world is a woman she despises and to get her of her apartment, Gianna chooses to help her move on. But she doesn't expect to come across poisonous jam, a vengeful cop, or a group of friendly clowns...and a whole lot of trouble.