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Victorian San Francisco Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,190. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
This book is a collection of four short stories, Madam Sibyl’s First Client, Dandy Detects, The Misses Moffet Mend a Marriage, and Mr. Wong Rights a Wrong, each providing an opportunity for minor characters from the Victorian San Francisco Mystery series to have adventures of their own.
Dover Park
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A mysterious visitor turns up in a quiet, suburban town, whose very existence upends the idyllic lives of the Moreaus, a well-respected family of the community. Unsettling revelations are made surrounding a tragic accident that occurred many years ago in Dover Park. Was the drowning of a close friend an accident...or not?
Fatal Flaws
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,890. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Officer Krite had all but given up hope finding the killers of his wife and two children, until a message, delivered anonymously to his cell phone, points him in a new direction. A message that re-ignites his determination to find those responsible for the massacre of his family... but at what cost?
Don't Tell Presley!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,030. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Presley French is young, beautiful, and someone wants her dead. Someone else—her former English teacher—wants to physically assault her. Someone else—the FBI—wants to interrogate her. Someone else—Dani Ripper—wants to protect her, but can’t decide if Presley is insane, or just crazy. Now Dani contacts someone else—Donovan Creed—who refuses to get involved unless Dani agrees to own him a favor.
Requiem for Innocence: A Scott Drayco Mystery
Series: Scott Drayco, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,440. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
- Four adult murder victims in Washington, DC, all wheelchair-bound - An attack on an innocent disabled girl on Virginia's Eastern Shore - A list of suspects that include a badly-disfigured man, his enigmatic Goth son, and a slippery and dangerous adversary Crime consultant Scott Drayco must battle greed, guilt, and guile to uncover the truth. But is he dealing with one murderous monster or two?
The Womb Room
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Amnesia and murder never end well and for Gemma Watson it is no different. She doesn't remember who she is or recognise her husband and children, and when she starts to receive increasingly urgent messages warning her of some impending doom, all she can do is desperately try to solve the mystery her life has become before it is far too late.
The Blue Coyote
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Frannie and Larry Shoemaker love taking their grandchildren camping with them. But at Bluffs State Park, Frannie finds herself worrying more than usual about their safety, and when another young girl disappears from the campground in broad daylight, her fears increase. Accusations against Larry and her add to the cloud over their heads.
A Dash of Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,390. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Betsy's Aunt Maggie wants to drag her along on a ghost hunting excursion at the local abandoned tuberculosis hospital, she isn't sure she quite believes in spirits. When she comes upon a fresh spirit in the form of a body she starts to rethink about what is really haunting the hospital.
Murder and Mai Tais
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,340. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Hope Foster's motto is to let fate lead you—which it did in her case right to the quiet town of Danger Cove. But when the owner of the Smugglers' Tavern, where Hope tends bar, is murdered, suddenly fate puts Hope squarely in the role of "prime suspect" in her employer's murder.
City of Redemption
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 72,100. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Flower Power explodes into fire power when a lonely young woman becomes embroiled in drugs, gunrunning and a plot to bring down the Black Panther during the Summer of Love. Liz MacKay grieving the loss of her murdered son and abandonment by her husband travels to San Francisco for a fresh start, joins a commune of oddly matched members and soon is entangled in the dark underbelly of the times.
Emerging College Sex Rules
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When does sex become rape? This is the central question that arises when retired cop Jack McNamara's investigation of a missing student takes him through a college campus, its dorms, and the minds of its sexually active students.
Mrs Hudson's Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
When Sherlock Holmes retired to the Sussex Downs, his long-time (and long-suffering) housekeeper, Mrs Hudson, went along to run his life. But when the house is invaded, shortly after his meeting with Miss Mary Russell, Mr Holmes refuses to turn his mind to the problem, leaving Mrs Hudson herself to solve the case.
Chasing the Dollar
Series: Miranda Vaughn Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,470. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Miranda Vaughn was arrested for a fraud scheme she didn't commit, she lost her job at a prestigious investment firm, her fiancé, and her reputation. Determined to uncover the truth about who set her up, Miranda begins her own investigation—leading her to Macau and Belize, and into the arms of one sexy FBI agent, who may or may not prove to be trustworthy.
Brewing Up Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,710. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When Joanie Chandler comes back to her hometown, Hemlock Ridge, she never dreamed her life would be in such turmoil. First, she finds her best friend from high school, Jason, whom she’s always been secretly in love with, is dating their former high school nemesis. If that wasn’t bad enough, she finds a body in the dumpster behind her brand new coffee shop.
The Incident - Episode Two - A Sam Jameson Serial Thriller
Series: THE INCIDENT - A Sam Jameson Serial Thriller, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"Lars Emmerich is right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille, and Frederick Forsyth." - Gene GeRue, Amazon The second installment in the international sensation THE INCIDENT, a Sam Jameson Serial Thriller.
The Heart of an Assassin
Series: The Assassin Trilogy, Book 1. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 55,270. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
A young boy growing up on the streets of New York City, Tyler is exposed to both the good and bad of urban life. His future is determined by his relationship with a stranger, a drive by shooting and an uncle (a police officer) who ends up raising him. Twenty years later his thirst to make things right overshadow his need to fight crimes that take lives as easily as swatting flies.
Murder in the Bahamas: Book 2 in the Murder in Paradise Series
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015 by Fantastic Fiction. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Murder in the Bahamas is a cozy, tropical mystery with a persistent and lovable heroine who gives a whole new meaning to “putting it all on the line” for her job. This is the second installment of the Murder in Paradise series by author Penelope Sotheby. If you are a fan of cozy mysteries that contain an ingenious but modest woman sleuth then you will love Anna Winters’ first adventure.
An Eye for An Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While hiking a deserted highway late one night, Captain Jake Black, ex-army officer, witnesses a car pull to the side of the road and dump a large wrapped bundle. The car sped away and Jake moved in to investigate. Hearing sounds from the bundle, Jake’s first thought was that someone had dumped an injured dog. He carefully removes the wrapping to find a badly beaten woman.
The Avid Angler - The Hot Dog Detective (A Denver Detective Cozy Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015 by Tara Maya. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective MacFarland -- "Mac" to his friends -- was kicked off the Denver police force for a variety of reasons, most of which came out of the mistrial of the man who murdered his wife. While getting back on his feet by operating a small hot dog cart, MarFarland is approached by a high-priced lawyer to help prove a woman innocent. Can MacFarland find the real killer and free the innocent woman?
Mary's Christmas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
One evening in late 1921 or 1922, Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes are talking over the unexplored portions of their past. A person might expect the older Holmes to have any number of these—but here, it is Russell who astonishes her husband with news of a previously unknown, even unsuspected, uncle. Jake Russell: scoundrel, charmer, eternal youth. What young girl could resist his charms?