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Hollywood Scandals (Hollywood Headlines Mystery)
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Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,310. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Tina Bender is the fearless gossip columnist at L.A.’s most infamous tabloid. That is, until she receives a threatening note, promising, "If you don't stop writing about me, you're dead." Reluctantly teaming with a built bodyguard Tina sets out to uncover just which juicy piece of Hollywood gossip is worth killing over.
Gift Wrapped For Murder: Four Holiday Mysteries in One Neatly Boxed Set
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 236,960. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Come visit New Mexico at Christmas! Four books by international mystery bestseller, Connie Shelton. Featuring the characters from both of her popular series, each of these stories features a holiday setting that is sure to whet your appetite for the season! Set includes: Sweet Holidays, Honeymoons Can Be Murder, Buried Secrets Can Be Murder and Holidays Can Be Murder
Mary's Christmas
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: British English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: 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?
Still On Herring Cove Road: Hickory, Dickory, Death
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The first murder raised eyebrows, the second raised alarms. Ten-year old Dewey is moving, and he couldn't be more excited; though, he's alone in his enthusiasm. Lisa, his mother, and recently retired Avriel, his next door neighbour and best buddy, don't share his excitement regarding the move to a lower-class neighbourhood where two murders have recently occurred.
The Ice Cream War, a Mystery of Hot Fudge and Murder
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,450. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mary and Jerry went to high school together in their small Nebraska town before Jerry left for Southern California and Mary opened her ice cream shop. Then Jerry returned and opened his own ice cream shop and the ice cream war begins. Things take a murderous turn when a body is found in Jerry’s shop and the war looks like it might kill them both.
There's Always Love
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,750. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jade, a young homicide detective has strange dreams that lead her into reopening a cold case. As she searches for answers, she discovers old family secrets and a world she never knew existed.
The Missing Heir: Amelia Moore Detective Series
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Series: Amelia Moore Detective Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,430. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dell Murphy has passed on and left a fortune to his nephew. He wants his nephew to continue his work at the orphanage in Mexico, but there is one problem. Neal Woods is missing! If Amelia and Rick can’t find him soon, the fortune will be turned over to Dell’s brother and sister who intend to close down “Uncle Dell’s Orphanage.” If that happens, where will the children go?
Covering Her Assets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,390. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by Norah Wilson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dix Dodd is going undercover for Elizabeth Bee (now Mrs. Hugh Drammen). Elizabeth fears someone is out to kill her elderly husband. Since the pre-nup precludes her inheriting anything before they've been married a year, she's not about to let that happen.Posing as Elizabeth's mother (along with Dylan as her boy-toy, and Mrs. P as Nanny Jane), Dix is on the case, Covering Her Assets.
Limoncello Yellow (Franki Amato Mysteries #1)
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Series: Franki Amato Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,100. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Francesca "Franki" Amato makes the snap decision to move to New Orleans to work at her friend Veronica's detective agency, Private Chicks, Inc. But Franki's hopes for a more stable life are soon dashed when Private Chicks is hired by the prime suspect in a murder case to find out what really happened to a beautiful young boutique manager who was found strangled to death with a cheap yellow scarf.
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.
An Individual Will
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
DCI Barbara Black investigates the curious death of Adrian Mansfield, an artistic young man cast adrift in a boat on Amberton lake. He has been tied into a sitting position with an insulting sign hung about his neck. Murder is assumed, but Barbara's investigations take us into escalating family tragedy and Adrian's dark, antinatalist philosophy. Thought-provoking detective fiction.
Deadly Thyme
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,000. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Rebecca Nolen. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a sleepy coastal village in Cornwall, England, a girl disappears. Many of the villagers are keeping secrets. One secret is deadly.
Breached
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,410. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the Blue Ridge Mountains of North Carolina, Detective James Raker meets up with an old high school classmate. Their reunion, however, is interrupted by murder. Gunned down is state dam inspector Norm Dennison who dies before he can prove to the homeowners around Lake Hannah that Vernon Brost, a developer, has launched an elaborate scheme to defraud them.
Full-Bodied Wine : A Vintage Murder
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Denis O'Gorman, Junior Diplomat in Ireland's Embassy in Ankara has become entangled in a Turkish plot. His matrimonial plans are in shambles. The Residence is 'haunted'. The wine is undependable. And then a murder occurs. Denis turns detective. The Department in Dublin is not impressed.
Marriage Can Be Murder (Dr. Benjamin Bones Mysteries #1)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
On the eve of World War II, Dr. Benjamin Bones is ordered to move to wild, beautiful Cornwall, trading his posh London office and stylish city life for the tiny village of Birdswing. Moments after his arrival, he and his wife are run down in the street. And while the villagers call his wife's death a blackout accident, Ben quickly deduces it was murder.
The Death We Share
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Series: Patricia Delaney "eGumshoe" Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,990. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
PI Patricia Delaney is one of the first detectives in the 1990s to use computer technology to solve cases. But the hidden secrets of opera superstar Carlotta Moses challenge even Patricia's wits, intuition, and computer research skills when a tabloid reporter shows up, determined to undermine both Patricia and Carlotta.
Death of a Beauty Queen
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,590. Language: American English. Published: November 2, 2014 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Margot and Daphne, those two 1950's California super sleuths are at it again! This time they attempt to find the killer of a beauty queen who is murdered the day after her crowning!
The Confessions of Peter Crossman
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,670. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Collected in one volume, three tales of Peter Crossman, Knight of the Temple in modern-day New York. Urban fantasy by the award-winning and best-selling team of Debra Doyle and James D. Macdonald. +++ From the Spear of Antioch to the Holy Grail, Crossman keeps the holy things holy and the pilgrims safe with cool wit, hot lead, and perfect faith.
The Vanishing Wife
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,090. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mild mannered accountant Mason Seaforth is forced to exchange his spreadsheets for a Glock 17 after his wife Sami disappears the night of their 20th wedding anniversary. He and Sami's friend Marcie Kane follow a trail from their hometown of Gulfport, Florida to Ottawa, Canada. Mason must make decisions that he could never have imagined. The wrong one could result in the death of his family.
Fraterfamilias
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 151,600. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2010 by Innsmouth Free Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
French artist Paul Farrell kills four people in Paris and walks into a hail of police fire at JFK Airport. A Russian history professor and shaman with a dark secret steals the body. Police on both sides of the Atlantic are on the case, but they each have secrets of their own. And a powerful enemy watches from the shadows, one who could destroy them all.