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Delayed Death - Temptation in Florence #1
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Series: Temptation in Florence, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Delayed Death is Book #1 in the Temptation in Florence Series, a cozy murder mystery romance series with a strong dose of humor and romance. When a crisis occurs, right at the beginning of Delayed Death, and Carlina gives in to her domineering cousin's wishes, Carlina sets herself on a collision course with police Commissario Stefano Garini, and her eccentric Italian family doesn't help at all.
The Ransom of Brownie
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Series: Bubba, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,090. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Brownie has returned to the Snoddy Estate. His mother is seven months pregnant, ordered to bed rest and in desperate need of Brownie-free time. So off Brownie goes to visit the Texas Snoddys! It’s the middle of November, he’s ten years old, and they’ve taken away his homemade Taser. How much trouble could there possibly be? A 42,000 word novella.
Bubba and the Zigzaggery Zombies
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Series: Bubba, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,160. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Zigzaggery zombies, fetid filmmakers, maternal madness, and cryptic casualties are all par for the course. What’s a Bubba to do? Book 5 in the Bubba mystery series.
Bubba and the 12 Deadly Days of Christmas
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Series: Bubba, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,860. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Bubba Snoddy’s got some problems. His family has descended for the Christmas holidays and not in a good way. Everyone is up to no good. And Bubba just found another dead body, this time Santa Claus sitting in the sleigh in front of City Hall. Everyone thinks Bubba done did it...again. He's got to move quickly and find the real murderer before more people get killed. Book 2 of the Bubba series
Bubba and the Mysterious Murder Note
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Series: Bubba, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,410. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
During the midst of the festival madness, Bubba’s truck has broken down, and he’s found a cache of original car parts. One of the boxes contains a lost soul’s plea that may be as old as the antique truck, “If someone finds this note, then I have been murdered. My name is M—.” And you thought small towns were boring… Book 4 of the Bubba series.
Brownie and the Dame
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Series: Bubba, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,560. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Brownie Snoddy is visiting the Snoddy Mansion for Spring Break! Where Brownie goes, mayhem is sure to follow. Possibly destruction, terror, pandemonium, and anarchy might follow, too! He’s got his hands on a fedora, a stack of hardboiled mystery novels, and is ready to squirt metal at the nearest evil perpetrator.
Bubba and the Missing Woman
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Series: Bubba, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
More problems for Bubba! A trip to the big D! Potential in-laws! A demented superhero calling himself The Purple Singapore Sling! And most importantly, he's got to find the missing woman of his dreams before time runs out! Book 3 of the Bubba series
Maid for Mayhem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
When Gretchen is tossed off the corporate ladder she relocates to a rural county, finding employment and lodging with a wealthy widow. When her benefactress dies, Gretchen discovers a talent in crime scene cleaning and her hands full with unexpected beaus, hilarious new friends and a serial killer who suddenly drops in on the locals. Business picks up along with danger; Gretchen is just his type.
Killing at the Carnival
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Series: Cassie Pengear Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,770. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Cassie Pengear thought a visit to the carnival would be fun: see some shows, eat some sweets, help her landlady’s nephew decide if the cowboy was real or an actor. But then the cowboy shot the volunteer, and he didn’t get up. Now Cassie has a ten-year-old boy insisting the cowboy isn’t a killer and a landlady insisting she help solve the killing at the carnival. 29,000 words, approx 115 pages
Hana Du Rose
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Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 160,280. Language: British English. Published: December 22, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Hana's children will soon know about her secret marriage to English teacher, Logan Du Rose. Added to this, her attackers are still in pursuit and have stepped up their attempts to retrieve the object they think she has. But what is it? What is the 'thing' she is meant to be in possession of? Hana's life is set to become even more complicated, with an astounding life-changing discovery of her own.
Shirley Link & The Hot Comic
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Series: Shirley Link, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,730. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Thor, Iron Man and The Hulk need some help! A perfect edition of The Avengers #1 comic book is about to be stolen by a supremely confident thief. Can the first appearance of the super-team escape his clutches? If Shirley has anything to say about it, you bet. But even with a ton of clues she senses more is going on than a simple heist. Is her new arch-enemy after more than a valuable comic book?
In Over Her Head Chloe Babineaux Private Investigator
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Series: Chloe Babineaux, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,800. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Chloe is hired to discover the identity of the body found at her clients mailbox. He wasn't left behind because of postage due. It's up to Chloe and Tony, her best friend's boyfriend visiting from Miami to find out who he is and who killed him. She also has a little help or ghoulish hindrance, however you want to look at it. Throw in a little romance and it's a lot of fun.
To Conspire
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
To Conspire is a fast paced mystery and crime drama that brings the element of conspiracy at all levels of public infrastructure into question. The story is based on a Detective who is ordered by her commanding officer to investigate the disappearances of several bankers off of the record. She is teamed up with a gentleman who ultimately causes her to question the simplistic view she has on crime.
Thrill Kill Jill
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Series: Jim Nash Adventure, #2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,510. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Retired detective Jim Nash is headed for a much-needed vacation with the two favorite women in his life. When he pulls off the highway into a rest stop, his girlfriend disappears without leaving a trace. Left to his own devices when the local PD refuses to let him file a missing persons report, Nash pulls out all the stops in his attempt to find the missing woman all by himself. Jim Nash #2.
At Bull Run
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Series: The Blackwood Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,380. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Jack Blackwood is a widower and a drunk. Ezra Miller is an ex-slave in a white man's world. Together, they run a detective agency in Washington DC. As the Civil War starts, they are involved in their hardest case yet. Members of a newly-formed cavalry regiment are being murdered by a mysterious killer. In order to find the murderer, Jack and Ezra put their very lives on the line.
The Gentleman's Walking Stick (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two short stories of the Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries series. 1. The Gentleman's Walking Stick; 2. The Disappearance of Miss Sarah Oswald. In each, Captain Lacey unravels crimes on the back streets of Regency London. These stories inspired the launch of the Captain Lacey series of novels.
Within
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Series: Jewel Friedman Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,910. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Chief Inspector Jewel Friedman returns in five cases that will truly test her mettle, hitting closer to home than she would ever have imagined or liked. Even in the face of hardship, however, she finds a companion, finally someone who seems to really understand her... but will Jewel lose her almost as soon as she found her? And how will she cope? Will she even stay on at the Yard...?
Vernon House
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,970. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jennifer Hayes buys and restores houses for resale, but Vernon house was different. She wanted this old Victorian house for herself. The rumors that the house was haunted didn't bother Jennifer, who is a skeptic by nature. But her skepticism turns to intrigue when she finds a letter about a murder dated 1909 in the attic in the folds of a wedding dress.
Things That Go Squeak in the Park
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Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,750. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s...most people add a few pounds over the holidays. Police Detective Moffat adds unsolved murders to his caseload. When 10-year-old Gina finds a body in the community garden, Captain Moffat realizes something strange is going on at the Department of Environmental Health in the historic western town of Biglerville in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains.
The Ancestor
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,370. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A 16-page short story about conflict between modern laws and traditional Indian customs. A Pueblo policeman is tormented by the discovery of an ancestor's skull in a housing development being built over an ancient pueblo site.