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Covert
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,960. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Josh Harper arranges a trip for his girlfriend and her five friends. His estranged brother, Blake tags along and catches the eye of Mackenzie Keaton. After a heavy night drinking, five wake to find Josh and his girlfriend dead on the kitchen floor. The police determine it has to be one of them. Friendships are put to the test and Mackenzie is left wondering if she ever knew her friends at all.
The Shrinking Nuts Case
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
In this full length spoofy novel Jake Simon, a crude old-school private-eye that usually does divorce or lost dog work, describes a weird case. He doesn't believe in trolls, elves, magic or marriage, but that begins to change when he wakes up two-foot-six and not six-foot-two. He has a smart sexy partner and a super-rich client, but the client is missing and Jake is the number-one suspect.
Wasted Lives, a Detective Mike Bridger novel
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Series: Detective Mike Bridger, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
'He who fights with monsters best be careful, lest he thereby become a monster’
Double Play
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,060. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
After Brett, a hot baseball prospect, and his wife are killed in a car crash, an attorney hires Clay Hart to look into the accident. The attorney believes he's seen Brett's wife, Emma, alive and well, since the accident. And as Clay tries to figure out what happened to Emma, he discovers that Brett was mixed up with Ramsey, a notorious local gambler who runs underground card games in the area.
Sole Survivor: A J. Carter & Associates Novel
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Series: J. Carter & Associates, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,790. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
For twenty years, a group of mysterious people have been watching Lisa Robertson's every move. She's the only living witness to a tragic fire that took three lives -- including her boyfriend's. When college student Katherine Winters starts a reinvestigation of the closed case, she uncovers a world of secrets and lies that makes her a target for extinction. In this case, secrets DO kill...
I Am No One: A Quentin Black Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,320. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2014 by White Sun Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jake Traynor just pulled his last con, only this time, he stole from the wrong guy, a psycho named Mr. Luce. Mr. Luce is a killer, Jake discovers, and when he finds out Jake stole from him, he wants him to pay, in more way than one. To make things worse, the guy who started this whole mess, a totally different kind of psycho by the name of Quentin Black.
Death Under the Venice Moon
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Series: Lella York Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,350. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
While vacationing in Venice, Lella York is mistakenly named by the papers as the femme fatale lover of an iconic Italian actor. But things take a sinister turn when the actor disappears without a trace and Lella's suddenly suspected of his murder. Lella finds herself in a race against time to solve the mystery, reclaim her life, and follow her heart under the glimmer of a Venetian moon.
Beyond Belief
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,580. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013 by Insync Holdings. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Beyond Belief is a dystopian alternate-reality fantasy-comedy novel. It pokes fun at many pop culture icons, and blows raspberries at government, big business and society in general.
Still
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dr. Amy Sinclair is invited to deliver a lecture out of town. Her husband, Ben, and their 16-year-old son, Billy, travel with her. Soon after their arrival, the Sinclairs realize they were tricked into this trip and what happens next is every parent's worst nightmare. "Still" is a fast-paced, medical murder mystery that will grab you and keep you reading until the very last page.
Surviving Sanctuary
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 492,420. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a spring evening in 1982, a thousand people are killed in Sanctuary, a country founded by genocide survivors and devoted to pacifism. Decades later, Brian, a congenial and underemployed American, goes there to look for the sister of a former girlfriend who disappeared while visiting there. As he looks for clues and tries not to marry anyone accidentally, he learns he may be a target too.
Human Frailty, a Detective Mike Bridger novel
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Series: Detective Mike Bridger, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,220. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When you look just like the long dead mother of a psychopath, and he's noticed you, it's already too late.
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Series: 46. Ascending. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,080. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An idealistic shape changer at a pharmaceutical company discovers corporate secrets that hide surprisingly vile plans. Someone is willing to kill to protect mysteries the company has worked so hard to hide. On a sales trip to the South Pacific, he is charged with murder, hunted by an unsavory boot camp manager, and must finally use his unique abilities to resist becoming the next murder victim.
Covenant Deception
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,050. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
When a bishop is killed inside the Vatican by someone after an ancient artifact, an absent-minded professor and his archaeologist friend get swept up in the search for the killer and artifact - but nothing is as it appears. History can always come back to haunt - even thousands of years later... and so it begins.
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?
A Brilliant Plan
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,160. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Just a regular job.... Get in, crack the safe, fetch the diamonds. That‘s what hobby cat burglar and acclaimed jewelry maker Calendar Moonstone has aimed for. Instead she finds a dead body, meets a handsome Detective, has a nosey insurance investigator on her tracks and manages a complicated boyfriend situation. And must solve a century old jewelry mystery!
The Vampire Murders
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,050. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the middle of New Orleans during the height of Mardi Gras people are turning up dead, their blood removed, two holes in the neck. The vampires are back! Well, one, and she's not your average bloodsucker.
The Political Blogging Murder: Book One in the Political Murder Series
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Series: Political Murder, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After environmentalist Laura Delaney finds a body backstage at a political trivia contest, she teams up with Washington political reporter David Wainwright to search online through social media and the political blogosphere to find out who committed the murder — and why. Along the way, she sees firsthand the foibles of the Beltway media and explores political extremes.
Heller's Regret
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Series: Heller, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
There’s not much ordinary about Tilly Chalmers’ life as a security officer. Her latest assignments – two jobs involving children; protection of a valuable jewellery collection; and security at an unusual conference – provide plenty of adventures for her. But it’s her private life, including her complex relationship with her beautiful boss, Heller, causing her greatest personal challenges yet.
Biohazard (A Mystery Novella)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,200. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Madison could never leave her home at night, let alone go dancing with an attractive man. But the murder of a scientist who helped alter human DNA flips her world upside down. Madison must use her enhanced powers to solve a murder, and defend her only family. As she works with the secret agency's cool-headed investigator, Madison soon discovers the outside world has its thrills - and chills.
The Rostikov Legacy
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Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 25,990. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Konrad Savast is Death’s most trusted servant, charged with finding and punishing the vilest of killers. When he discovers the body of a wealthy society hostess lying in the cold, mist-shrouded reaches of the Bone Forest, the pressure is on to find her killer. Can he catch the killer without revealing himself as the Malykant?