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Family Connections: A Kelly Abbott Mystery
Series: Family Connections: A Kelly Abbott Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,050. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Helping run the family restaurant and keeping up with her own business doesn't leave Kelly Abbott with enough time for the nervous breakdown she so richly deserves, let alone enough time to discover who keeps destroying her flowers and leaving odd notes on her front porch. Lousy dates, friends in need, and a job offer she can't refuse won't stop Kelly from solving the mystery or falling in love.
Black In White: A Quentin Black Paranormal Mystery
Series: Quentin Black Mystery, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,690. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2015 by White Sun Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Psychologist Miri Fox has an uncanny sense about people. When police think they've nailed the "Wedding Killer," she agrees to check the guy out, but the suspect, Quentin R. Black, isn't at all what she expects. When he confronts Miri about the nature of her peculiar "insight,” she is drawn into Black's bizarre world and a game of cat and mouse with a deadly killer, who just might be Black himself.
Cinema Detectives: Steel Toecaps
Series: Birmingham's Finest: The Cinema Detectives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 230. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Crime & mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When her uncle gets swindled out of big money, Rosa Pleck of the Cinema Detectives gets very angry, but her reaction leads the Cinema Detectives to be as astonished as you will be by the insane events that follow! From well-known cartoonist and author Chris Reynolds, this is a new "Cinema Detectives" novel. Download the free sample now!
Look Before You Jump
Series: The Bartender Babe Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When scandal comes calling and Vicki leaps into the fray, you know it’s gonna be big. This here’s Texas after all.
The 2084 Precept
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 186,620. Language: American English. Published: May 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
What would you do if you met a businessman in a London coffee shop who made you a ridiculous offer of €500,000...merely for you to participate in a series of interviews over a few months? Would you assume the offer to be that of a deranged person, a fraudster or a joker? And, irrespective of that, for €100,000 in advance and non-returnable, would you attend an initial meeting? Well.....would you?
Two Cats and a Chicken Shop Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 11 reviews)
Two Cats and a Chicken Shop Mystery is a funny mystery novel based on true events. It puts the genre of arcane thrillers in a humoristic new scenery. The action kicks off in a chicken shop in Madrid where Consuelo finds herself confronted with a face that suddenly appeared on the floor. Her quest to reveal the truth leads her to one of the most extraordinary mysteries in Spanish history!
The Death of a Cruciverbalist
Series: The Refuge Collection, Vol.1 Tale 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by Steve Dillon. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A keen crossword puzzler is puzzled even more by disturbing news about the crossword's creator. A tale for the armchair sleuth and anyone who is following the goings on in the strange little town of Refuge. Writer/Artist proceeds to charity. Story (C) Copyright Martin Livings 2015, art by Will Jacques.
Deadly as Angels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A wealthy financial tycoon want to find the murderer of his 20-year-old daughter. Jessica Horowitz, is a former cop with a strong moral compass. Matt Redman, tough, smart-mouthed African-American vet, is a computer security expert. Their repartee thinly masks the considerable sexual tension between them. Action. Suspense. Heat in the midst of a frigid New York winter. And fun; lots of fun.
Cat in the Flock
Series: Dreamslippers, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,890. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
WINNER of the indieBRAG Medallion The Dreamslippers are a family of PIs who solve crimes using their ability to 'slip' into your dreams. But that isn't easy. Following a mother and girl on the run, Cat goes undercover inside a fundamentalist megachurch in the Midwest, where she finds hypocrisy amidst true redemption.
Hatchet Harry (A Suspense Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
KEVIN STUBBS sees serial killers. Everywhere! There's only one problem: the persons of interest never seem to be the ones in the FBI Wanted Posters. Will Hatchet Harry, a recent addition, be any different?
Calculated Cruelty
Series: John Steele, Rural Detective, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Private eye, John Steele, just wants to solve cases and keep those around him happy. He'll soon have to face the consequences of ignoring a senator's plans to repeal the Right To Farm laws and the choice of taking on a case for a client with a shady past. Steele uncovers infidelity, murder, and acts of animal cruelty as he digs for the truth.
Investigations of The Reverend Lyle Thorne
Series: Reverend Lyle Thorne Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,160. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In March 1889, Detective Sergeant Lyle Thorne abruptly resigned from the Metropolitan Police and began training to become an ordained minister in the Church of England. If Thorne had anticipated a quiet, uneventful life at Sanditon vicarage, he was to be disappointed, for his reputation as an investigator attracted a succession of 'clients' each with a remarkable tale.
Agent Hilch: Troll Trouble
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hilch responds to what he thinks is a simple case of foolish citizens becoming troll food, but things get complicated once he explores the crime scene. With no sign of the trolls in question he has to use every tool at his disposal (and some that aren't) to solve the case. With a no-nonsense approach, and little regard for rules and protocol Hilch goes after the culprits in style.
Slipped Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The stolen Glass Slippers are worth a little fortune. How can Fiona keep her mind on the production when her fiance’ is the main suspect?
Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
Death by Chocolate
Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,030. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Lindsay Powell loves chocolate. It tastes good, it makes her feel good, it never cheats on her like her almost-ex husband. But someone wants her dead and uses her inability to resist chocolate to try to murder her. As Lindsay battles an elusive stalker, poisoned chocolate, and a dead man who isn't very dead, she will need more than a chocolate fix to survive.
The Ex Who Wouldn't Die
Series: Charley's Ghost, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Book 1, Charley's Ghost series Amanda has been trying for a year to divorce her lying, cheating, scam artist husband, Charley. Then he turns up dead. Finally they are no longer married! But she is the primary suspect and, if that isn't bad enough, Charley's ghost shows up in her apartment. He was rejected, not allowed to go to the light. Even death did not them part.
Girl of Great Price
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,700. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In a city run by a powerful mobster, nobody wants to play the hero. Private investigator Charlie Madison just wants to pay the rent. When a little girl goes missing and no ransom demand is made, Madison takes the case. Time isn't on his side. After 48 hours, it's unlikely an abducted child will be found in one piece. But Madison's a champion of lost causes, and he'll be damned before he gives up.
Aggie & Agent X
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A rookie CIA officer is teamed up with a partner who is...out of this world! This quirky and often funny blend of sci-fi, espionage, mystery and old movie atmosphere should appeal to fans of all of those genres and more.
Architect of His Own Destruction
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: 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.