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The Outlier #5: Jumpers
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Series: The Outlier. Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Dillon Sharif was the world's greatest data detective, but he had too many cases. He needed to apply the same analytics techniques he used for solving mysteries to manage his own workload issues. He was also going to need help. A lot of help. Part Freakonomics, part Doctor Who, part Sherlock Holmes, and one hundred percent absurd, The Outlier series continues with #5: Jumpers. Let it rain!
Marley Was Dead: A Christmas Carol Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Walk the streets of old London just before Christmas with a retired police inspector haunted by the mysterious death of Jacob Marley. Meet the people he investigates, including Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, Fagin, and Bill Sikes.
Twisted Sisters 3 - Marina Mystery
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Series: Twisted Sisters, #3. You set the price! Words: 8,220. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A dead body introduces Detective Jim Nash to Coroner Allie Sands. Despite warnings from just about every woman working in the same building with her, Allie throws caution to the winds while helping Jim solve a murder. If you have read Twisted Sisters One and Two and are wondering how Jim and Allie met, this short story explains how they became acquainted.
The Caterpillar King
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Price: Free! Words: 50,060. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Caterpillar King blends mystery, magical realism, and science fiction to create a story unlike any other. Pearlstone’s debut novel alternates between the surreal and the mundane, weaving humor and intelligence through each of its three stories. In the end, this is a book that shows us how we are all connected across time and space…by caterpillars.
Salford Trenches
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Price: Free! Words: 51,390. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
NaNoWriMo 2014 book. Last updated 2014-11-30 01:36:26
Goal reached!
Fracking has hit Britain, and industrialists in North West England have started test drilling, trying to emulate the finanical success of commercial firms in the USA. Their work has attracted opposition, Anti-Fracking demonstrators and protestors, who have set up camp in a field opposite the site. Mickey and Melia are part of British Intelligence and have been drafted in to prevent trouble.
High Spirits
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Price: Free! Words: 54,200. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(4.00 from 1 review)
Newly divorced Harley Straker is granted reasonable support while completing her historical romance novel. Imagine Harley's surprise when the replacement wife writes it first. Picture also the community's shock and surprise when an 18th century spirit materializes just in time to promote the new Mrs. Straker's book, resulting in a hilarious ghost hunt around a town gone mad with haunted fever.
The Horse-Drawn Hearse
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Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
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On Halloween night in 1973, young Daniel Taylor was approached by a mysterious horse-drawn hearse driven by a sinister old man. Forty years later, the hearse emerged from the darkness and appeared to Daniel once again - but this time it was carrying a coffin.
Halloween Night: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(1.00 from 1 review)
James is alone on Halloween night. His parents go to a Halloween Party, but never return. The search for James's parents begins.
Black Roses: Book one in the Jessica Hart series
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Series: The Jessica Hart series. You set the price! Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A crazed killer is stalking Jessica, wanting something she doesn't have. Jessica needs to find the answers to her problems, before time runs out.
Under the Hill
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Price: Free! Words: 14,420. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Get just a taste of what readers love about the Irish stories of New York Times bestselling author Sheila Connolly in this stand-alone short story.
Spillage
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Price: Free! Words: 12,600. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Spillage is book 1 in the Advanced Smash Repairs Series - the story of a smash repair business that "knows too much."
From the Law Offices of Robson Garrett: The Case of Television v Reality
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Price: Free! Words: 3,160. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Robson had dreamed about nothing else but to become just like the lawyers he watched on television growing up. It wasn't until one fateful night that his dream came crashing down on him.
No Angels
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Series: Jim Nash Adventure, #5. You set the price! Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jim is tasked by an old friend for assistance in cleaning up part of a gunrunning operation created by government mismanagement. He dives full throttle into Mexican waters, only to encounter the mysterious yacht Captain and crew that will transport him to his rendezvous with trouble and death.
Maddog 1 The Begining
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Price: Free! Words: 44,930. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Maddog 1 is a fascinating detective story. Involving murder, sex, interwoven with mystery and suspense. It will keep you reading until your eyelids grow heavy. The action takes place on the mean streets of New York City. The main character is New York City’s most violent private investigator Mike Murdock. Mike through his early life experience is enraged against crime.
Slain (Extended Sampler)
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Price: Free! Words: 25,090. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Murder. Lies. Church. Read an extended free sampler of Livia Harper's mystery/thriller SLAIN, about a murder in a megachurch and the atheist pastor's daughter who must find the killer or risk taking the fall. (Nearly 100 pages of the book!) WARNING: Contains sex, violence, and strong language. This is not religious fiction.
Led by Lies (A Lily Blanchette Crime Novel)
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Series: The Lies, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,380. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Detective Lily Blanchette investigates a crime with frightening similarities to the unsolved murder of her sister. As the body count rises, Lily discovers that in addition to stopping the killer, she must avoid becoming the next victim.
Vampire For Hire
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Price: Free! Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A job that is wrought with danger, full of secrets, and pays more than two months of her current job waiting tables. Who wouldn’t take it? Lexlie Carter takes the job. And changes her life forever.
The Maestro Murdered
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Price: Free! Words: 34,100. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the aging conductor of an up and coming young orchestra is murdered, Detective Sean McGill is called in to investigate and encounters a confusing morass of dead ends, questionable motives and bizarre orchestral politics. A mystery novella.
Mama - a short story
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Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Reyna doesn't want to be alone anymore. She misses the children that kept her company, but she doesn't know how to get them back. She struggles with wanting children of her own and the past that would break a family apart.
Lost Paradise
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Series: Jim Nash Adventure, #4. You set the price! Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jim and Allie end up investigating a double homicide while vacationing on an island resort paradise owned by a venture capitalist Jim once cleared of a murder charge. Fourth in the Jim Nash adventure series.