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Sink or Swim
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,800. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 9 reviews)
Cassidy Novak has gained fame for starring on the reality show Sink or Swim. Not only does she lose and have to walk the plank, but after returning home, Cassidy discovers she is being stalked. As her former competitors get knocked off one-by-one, Cassidy refuses to play by the stalker's bizarre rules. When the stalker forces a showdown, Cassidy must walk the plank again - this time for her life.
Safe Harbor
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Series: Pat Tierney Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014 by Imajin Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Financial advisor Pat Tierney’s world is shattered when a visitor to her office tells her that Pat's late husband is the father of a seven-year-old boy. Stunned by the revelation of her husband's affair, Pat is even more shocked when the woman bolts from the office, leaving young Tommy behind. When Tommy's mother is murdered, police tell Pat that the boy may be the killer's next target.
Fatal Storm
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Series: Chase Dagger, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,520. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Full Moon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Something strange is taking place at the Sebold mansion. When ghost hunters decide to spend a night, one person is missing in the morning. There have been other disappearances and homicides in the past, and the one common denominator has been the weather. Dagger and his entourage spend a night at the mansion to seek answers. But another storm is building on the horizon. Fifth in the series.
Fragmented, Book One Boston's Crimes of Passion Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A pulse-pounding thriller! Cameron Quinn is caught in a web of deceit. Protecting her brother from being framed from a murder places Cameron in untold danger. When the real killer diverts his attention to her, she has nowhere to turn, especially not to the man who she shared one unforgettable night… who now is trying to put her brother in prison. A “must read” for any suspense lover!
My Lord Deceived
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Series: The Star Elite, Book 6. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 84,850. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He has spent the last few years trying to rid the country from smugglers and spies, Jonathan Arbinger returns home, determined to try to further his cause with the delectable Kat. What he finds there is a complex web of mysteries that threaten everything he holds dear. Will the lies that stand between him and Kat force them apart forever?
Held for Ransom
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 143,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The President of Claritiva Software is kidnapped. FBI Agent Cliff Knowles is the first to respond when the crime is reported. But the report is suspicious in many ways and the front office is skeptical the kidnapping is real. Knowles must fight his own bureaucracy while trying to rescue the victim and catch the kidnappers. The author draws heavily on his 25-year FBI career in this thrilling novel.
Shrink: An Abby Chilton Novel
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Series: Abby Chilton Novels, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,800. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Abby thought she would be content with the peace and politics of the office. The only problem is she doesn't like peace and hates politics. Two men enter her boring life. One is an Interpol agent. The other is a killer. Both men have plans for her. Both men have a shared past. Neither one will let her stay behind her safe and secure desk. Neither one know what they have done.
Gone Astray
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's bad enough that a stray kitten wanders into Cristina's office and pees on her clothes when she tries to cradle it. But when a sworn enemy from Cristina's former school hires her to steal a ceramic cat, things go from bad to worse. This is a short story from THE HAPPY CAT'S HOME MYSTERIES about a detective who specialises in finding missing cats.
Calamity Jayne and the Haunted Homecoming (Calamity Jayne book #3)
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Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's autumn in the heartland, but this year, Tressa Jayne Turner isn't just enjoying the candy corn, popcorn balls and caramel apples. This reporter is on a mission to sniff out a serious story. Enter a blackmailing, six-foot-two-inch homecoming queen candidate with all the charm of Frankenstein in taffeta, a rival reporter out to scoop the competition, and a séance-hosting grandmother!
Escape from the Bear Cave
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,000. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A story of smugglers and corrupt officials bent on restoring the Great American Century. Set in a small New Jersey town, it follows an undercover goverment agent unraveling the the mystery surrounding arson, murder and cover up. Escape from the Bear Cave is the third in a four part saga of personaljourneys that keeps you intent to discover rest of the story.
Judas Goat - The Kennet Narrow Boat Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,120. Language: British English. Published: August 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is a book that starts off with the baffling murder of some anonymous individual on a Narrow-boat near the town of Reading in the UK. Set in a tranquil river setting it starts like any other murder mystery, but then it changes dramatically. In the end the story takes a turn, and we find ourselves reading about an international arms deal that has gone wrong. This is Morse meets James Bond!
Death by Chocolate
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Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,330. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(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.
Voyage of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #6)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Aboard the Jörmungandr, Heron must flee the remnants of the Roman navy bent on revenge.
Control:Escape
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Series: The Grange. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: British English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
More than ten years had passed since Steve Arkwright jumped the firewall and found himself staring at a bleak future. The men in suits knocked on his door gave him a choice and with only one answer. Sign here and you are ours. He had chosen the gilded cage instead of the prison cell, but every cage has bars and when the gilding wears off, the bars are still there. Now he wants out!
C.R.I.M.E. Science - Book 1: The Beginning
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Series: C.R.I.M.E. Science. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,670. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
A misfit group of scientists and tech whizzes form a detective agency in order to solve crimes and right wrongs. In this, the first book of a series, they investigate the death of a renowned volcano scientist. He dies in a volcanic eruption in what everyone considers a terrible accident. Everyone except his widow, who insists he was murdered.
The Shamrock Case: Amelia Moore Detective Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,890. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Amelia is hired to search for her client’s grandparents, the case takes them to Ireland. Kate must learn about her heritage. Who are her grandparents and could they still be alive after all these years? Why did her parents leave Ireland suddenly and move to America? Is there more to this case than meets the eye?
Trace Evidence
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Series: The Preston Andrews Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,640. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Press has to work this one without his partner. There's been a murder entirely too close for comfort, and the whole VA team has to come together to prove Trace's innocence. Unrequited love can be a real killer!
Armed & Dangerous
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Series: Women in the Military, Book 1 ยท Women Sleuths, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Intelligence officer and ace motorcyclist, Captain Caitlin Stanwyck’s been handpicked for a special assignment to investigate the deaths of twenty U.S. women who died suspiciously in a U.S. Military Hospital in Germany. With the clock ticking, the action takes her across Europe and Asia as she tries to unravel the mystery of why the women were killed and stay alive herself.
Samantha Moon: First Four Novels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 204,810. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Mother, wife, private investigator...vampire. Six years ago federal agent Samantha Moon was the perfect wife and mother, your typical soccer mom with the minivan and suburban home. Then the unthinkable happens, an attack that changes her life forever. And forever is a very long time for a vampire. The first four novels in the #1 bestselling series.
DEAD (and hellbent)
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Series: DEAD(ish), Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: Australian English. Published: January 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Mike is days away from getting out of jail. But he has a big problem - he's convinced that Linda is back to make his life hell. Linda is convinced that she's not tormenting Mike - she just wants him to go the hell away. Trent, as usual, is given the job of working out what the hell is going on. Warning: Contains violence, rude words, and Aussie spelling and slang. Not suitable for children.