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I'll Sing at Your Funeral
Series: Inspector Luke Bradley. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,560. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ex-riveter Pat Cain accepts Emily Stoddard’s offer to finance his singing career, only to discover violence and death simmering beneath the emotional outbursts of a high society crowd. When Inspector Luke Bradley investigates the apparent suicide of Emily's former protege, Cain is swept into a murder maelstrom.
Twice Told: A Lupa Schwartz Box Set
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 237,810. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
All of the Lupa Schwartz novels and novellas which have been released since the first. The series tells the story of Cattleya Hoskin, journalist for Gamut Magazine who moves from Ohio to Pittsburgh to chronicle the investigative cases of Lupa Schwartz, the outspoken PI with a love for women, classic cars, comedy movies, and good meat; and a strong disdain for religion, bad parking, and wasted time
Treacherous Memories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,320. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Eighteen months after a car hit her and left her for dead, Emma walked out of the private nursing home and back into her life. If only she could remember the events that led up to the accident and who had tried to kill her. Why had she forgotten everything before the accident? Who or what did she not want to remember?
Adventures in Bonding
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A man affectionately channeling James Bond isn’t a problem — except for Police Sgt. Heather McConnell when she is forced to work with him.
Frankly Speaking - A Frank Rozzani Detective Novel (#1)
Price: Free! Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A 16 year old girl has disappeared. The police believe she is a runaway. Her parents believe she has been taken and is being held against her will. When the parents enlist the services of Frank Rozzani, a former police officer turned private detective, a series of events begins to unfold that implicates a popular local pastor and the religious stronghold of the ultra-conservative community.
Helen Palmer - Uma Sombra de Clarice Lispector.
Price: Free! Words: 24,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theosophy
Que mistérios guardava Clarice Lispector? Dos textos epifânicos que suscitavam do seu lirismo introspectivo, certamente existia um enigma guardado no fundo daqueles oblíquos olhos melancólicos. O que a teria motivado, de fato, a participar do Primeiro Congresso Mundial de Bruxaria? Sabe-se hoje que o seu corpo repousa no túmulo 123 da fila G do Cemitério Comunal Israelita no Rio de Janeiro. Entret
First Class Passage: Another Jack Sterling Novel
Series: Jack Sterling police procedurals, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,560. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
"Retired Mountie John C. Smith has written a credible and captivating mix of life aboard a cruise ship and a mid-Atlantic murder investigation. His character's method of conducting an investigation is unique, interesting and accurately portrayed. Highly recommended reading." -- Charles Mandigo, Special Agent (Retired), Federal Bureau of Investigation
Murder on the Rocks
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 58,060. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Detective Jill Rogers lives with two things on her mind: sex and murder. While an ice storm cripples Tulsa, two things stand in Jill’s way: her lover and the DA.
Death Comes Darkly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,170. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Can dashing detective Heath Barrington solve the murder of an eccentric millionaire and find love with policeman Alan Keyes, who, despite his lust, harbors feelings of guilt and shame?
Vantage Point
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Private investigator Kate Roarty specializes in restoring high-tech intellectual property to the rightful innovators. She is also an open-water long-distance swimmer. While enjoying her regular evening swim at Meech Lake in the Gatineau, Quebec, she discovers a body floating in the water. It is the body of Dr. Vincent Bernard Taylor, research scientist and CEO of the company iBrain.
The Mystery of the Missing Sudoku Masters
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 76,770. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Solve the puzzles and solve the crime. For the legions of Sudoku fans everywhere, THE MYSTERY OF THE MISSING SUDOKU MASTERS blends the suspense of a murder mystery with the fascination of Sudoku itself. Beside immersing themselves in a story of genius, revenge, and redemption, readers of this timely and highly marketable mystery can match their Sudoku wits with the experts in a race against time
C'est la Vie and Swimming Upstream: Two Raja Williams Mysteries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,290. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Raja Williams Mystery Detective Double Feature C'est la Vie: Raja and Vinny head to Paris to find a missing woman before she falls victim to the elusive international criminal known only as the Scorpion. Swimming Upstream: This case takes Raja and Vinny to Mt Rainier and the Arctic wilds of Canada and lands them in the middle of a battle over the riches of the pristine wilderness. Fast and Fun
The 24th Horse
Series: Inspector Luke Bradley. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,000. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Inspector Luke Bradley investigates murder among high-society equestrians. The investigations begins after the annual National Horse Show at Madison Square Garden, when a dead body is literally delivered to Bradley's doorstep.
Uncertain Terms
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,600. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Book 12 in the Savannah Martin mystery series. Savannah’s husband, TBI agent Rafe Collier, is back in disguise & undercover, getting into the middle of a gang war. And since he wants to keep his pregnant wife out of harm’s way, Savannah agrees to spend a couple of days under her mother’s roof in quaint and quiet Sweetwater, Tennessee. But out of harm’s way doesn't necessarily mean safe...
On a Midnight Clear
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,540. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
P.I. Adam Fraley who by chance happens upon a horrific Christmas Eve crime while traveling the Colorado foothills. At the heart of the story is the relationship between Fraley and Noelle Feldman, an enchanting young girl whose family life is shattered by the tragic event. Finding a killer and a trove of buried gold, not to mention a future for Noelle become the challenges facing Fraley.
The Belt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,240. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016 by Firefly & Wisp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
John Smith hates drama; he always has to have a plan, an escape route. He's a lousy father, horrible husband and a terrible co-worker. Then the dreams happen, and he slowly starts to lose his mind. Trapped in his own thoughts, he has a hard time distinguishing fantasy from reality. And then there's the belt! Is he dreaming? Is it real life? What has happened to John Smith?
Muerte en Las Vegas (Raja Williams Mystery Series)
Series: Raja Williams, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,420. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When an innocent falls to her death from the top of the Bellagio, Private Investigator Raja Williams and his partner Vinny Moore are summoned to find out why. After Raja goes undercover at the casino and Vinny tracks down a drug operation the death toll mounts, putting them both in the cross hairs of a cold-blooded killer. Muerte en Las Vegas has it all: murder, mystery, love and non-stop fun.
Cancelled in Red
Series: Inspector Luke Bradley. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,860. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"I couldn’t take the idea seriously that people would kill each other over little bits of colored paper." Inspector Luke Bradley is on the case when high-end stamp collecting meets hard-boiled pulp fiction. Max Adrian was the stamp dealer everyone avoided, and he didn't care -- until someone demanded a refund at gunpoint. This is Hugh Pentecost's $10,000 prize-winning debut novel.
Priced to Kill
Series: Cindy York Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,150. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Real estate agent and super sleuth, Cindy York, has always been haunted by thoughts of her childhood friend, Paul Steadman, who committed suicide 25 years ago. But Cindy gets more than she negotiated for when new information comes to light that convinces her Paul’s death was anything but self-inflicted.
Killer's Cut
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,100. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A severed human leg is found buried deep inside a Scottish wood. An arm is uncovered on Dundee’s Law Hill. Treasure hunters unearth a grizzly trophy at a Dundee beauty spot. An evil killer who has turned murder into a sport. DI Shona McKenzie is catapulted into a deadly game of human jigsaw. The chase is on to catch a killer before it's too late.