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Creative Mini-Mysteries for Creative Minds
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This book contains several short stories that I have written as mini-mysteries. Some of the mini-mysteries are included in the book, Detective Michael Mallory's Intriguing Mysteries. The first mini-mystery in ths book is titled Sadey, the Pet Detective. Sadey is my purebred Chihuahua and has been a detective throughout her life.
Deadly High School Reunion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A small town high school reunion is rudely interrupted by a scream announcing murder. The suspects are many, including the Chief of Police. The murder weapon is found in his car. The victim was despised from the beginning of his life until the sudden demise of the wealthy lawyer he became. No one is sorry for his death.
The Whole Megillah: A Benny Cooperman Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,960. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012 by Bev Editions. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Benny Cooperman, the most endearing private eye in literature, is sprung from small-town Grantham and working in Toronto. A dealer in rare books asks him to investigate the theft of an ancient Jewish manuscript. While Benny is immersed in the strange world of antique book collectors, his client turns up dead and the robbery isn't all it seems. A short mystery starring Canada’s great detective.
Death in the Saddle (Not a Western!)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Was Bruxton’s murder a crime of passion or a premeditated act of revenge? It’s a case that crosses state lines, exposes the excesses of the very rich, and brings wartime secrets to light. Join detectives Mannheim and Oliver as they seek to solve the case of the philandering fat cat in Death in the Saddle (Not a Western).
The Manifest Destiny Network Chronicles, Book 1: The Sister Diaries
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,840. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Daniel has begun a quest to discover who killed his parents in 2037, when he was ten. Denise, a friend of Daniel's mother, had been arrested, tried, and convicted. However, in 2052, Daniel receives a diary and an electronic letter from a just-deceased Denise claiming her innocence. Given Daniel's few accomplishments in life, can he possibly resolve this complex cold case?
Overdue For Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,370. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
If writers of romance, chick lit, aliens and vampires came together for a book talk, which one would get murdered?  Betsy Livingston, there to talk about her book on helpful hints, finds herself pointed at for a gruesome murder in the library.  Join Betsy in her second mystery as she tries to clear her own name in this hilarious tale of small town Texas life and murder.
Kiss and Smell
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,300. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A wife who intentionally lost her memory and a woman who lost her loved ones – and how they found what they needed because of the odd, eccentric detective, The Basset. Can The Basset, with his ever-present canine partners (a PBGV and a German Shorthaired Pointer), reunite the wife and her husband, but not before intervening in the nefarious plots of the evil Too Sisters.
A Reason to Live (Marty Singer Mystery #1)
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Series: Marty Singer Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,890. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In the late nineties, a bad cop killed a good woman and homicide detective Marty Singer watched the murderer walk out of the courtroom a free man. Twelve years later, the victim's daughter is the target and needs Marty's help. With a second shot at the killer--and a first chance at redemption--Marty's just found A Reason to Live.
THE GOBLET
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,210. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On an uninhabited island in the Florida Keys, Bruce and Erin Foster find an ancient goblet with mystical properties. The next day Bruce disappears and a young boy shows up in his place. Erin must find her husband, solve the mystery of the young boy, and evade those who seek the power of the goblet.
Put It In First
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Gracie Peyton’s list of problems keeps growing. Her father just had a heart attack and she's now running his car dealership. Add in hapless Officer Mueller who’s trying to get promoted, a string of arsons and a little psychic vision problem and she’s got her hands full. When the fires get a little too close for comfort and the cop turns up the heat, can she manage it all without getting burned?
Somebody is Killing the Trophy Wives of Beverly Hills
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,120. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In Beverly Hills, money can buy just about anything—including a younger, more beautiful wife. Divorce is one thing, but when SOMEBODY IS KILLING THE TROPHY WIVES OF BEVERLY HILLS, writer Nikki Tyler, who found the first body, can’t stop herself from searching for the truth.
The Grave on Peckerwood Hill
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,170. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Charlie Eastman, whom everyone repeatedly mistakes for a Texas Ranger, searches for an elderly woman's brother whom she hasn't seen for 70 years. The case pairs him with Doc Page, the fiery redhead who is also the town doctor. Together they discover Nazi plunder, solve a series of murders, and reveal the identity of the man responsible for it all. Authentic Texas mystery, dialect and humor.
Im Schatten der Roten Mühle
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,750. Language: German. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Internationaler Mafia-Thriller. Theres Wilding, Eigentümerin eines international agierenden Autozulieferers, ist in Schwierigkeiten. Sie wird von einem Mann mit dem Tod bedroht, der ein namhafter Pate der kalabresischen Mafia `Ndrangetha ist. Sie erkennt, es geht um alles oder nichts. Theres Wilding ist eine Kämpferin. Sie greift zu einem ungewöhnlichen Mittel der Selbstverteidigung.
Deep, Down & Dead
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,350. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Have you ever been cheated on? Do you know someone that has? Cheating husbands be very scared. Here is a tale of sweet revenge - WOMAN STYLE!!
Summer Lightning in Lottawatah
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Series: Brianna Sullivan Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,970. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In Summer Lightning in Lottawatah, book 9 of the series, psychic Brianna Sullivan fights to save her fiancée Cooper Jackson from Murder One charges. Unexpectedly she finds herself teamed up with Sassy Jackson, her none too thrilled mother-in-law-to-be. When everything in her life seems to be falling apart, it's up to Brianna to learn which mortals and which ghosts can be trusted.
Valentined
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Series: Essie Cobb Senior Sleuth Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,570. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A secret admirer has more than romance in mind for ninety-year-old Essie Cobb, and she and her fellow residents of the Happy Haven Assisted Living Facility are determined to find out just what.
Blind to the Bones
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Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 168,780. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The 4th novel in the award-winning Cooper & Fry series, set in England's beautiful and atmospheric Peak District. A death in rural family-from-hell the Oxleys brings Derbyshire detectives Ben Cooper and Diane Fry to the remote and unfriendly community of Withens. Re-opening the case of a student missing for the past two years reveals more dark secrets in Withens - and more violence yet to come.
Movie Magic: Suzi B. Mystery #2
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,670. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012 by Magic Lamp Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The movie business is complicated enough on its own, but that doesn't stop little Suzi from manipulating the production of a film to help her find out who killed someone she knew. As usual, all the adults are amazed at how she puts her plan in motion, and pulls it off with the cameras rolling. You'll be sitting on the edge of your seat as she tries to complete her devious plan.
Delayed Justice
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Price: Free! Words: 47,320. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The time was 1969, the place Vietnam. 2nd Lt. Frank Desio and his men were involved in a massacre in a small village near Bon Son and a subsequent cover up. Twenty five years later, the event comes back to haunt Frank and the members of his platoon.
Dying for a Clue
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Series: The Jennifer Marsh Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,830. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
The third in the very funny Jennifer Marsh Mystery series! Jennifer is going undercover...sort of. She's the brand new assistant to real-life private eye Johnny Zeeman. So what if he's a little sleezy? He's agreed to let her tag along on his next case. But when someone is murdered and Johnny's wounded, she finds herself with a 17-year-old client with family secrets that could get them both killed.