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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 » Cozy
(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.
Dover Park
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Category: 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?
The Magician's Children
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Series: Marti Keller Mysteries, The second puzzle. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2014 by Black Mare Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
When a Valkyrie with an attitude shows up on Marti Keller's doorstep in the middle of summer, things take a turn for the polar. Instead of life returning to normal, she finds she's hopped out of the frying pan and into the Arctic Circle, landing in the middle of an ancient apocalyptic prophecy.
Victorian San Francisco Stories
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,190. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: 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.
Sisters of Avalon
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 99,870. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Sisters of Avalon domestic conflicts and family secrets drive a narrative that is constantly swelling and building in intensity like the stormy waves of the North Atlantic that crash against the rocky shores of Bridgett’s Cove, Newfoundland.
Luck Be A Lady (Tahoe Tessie book #1)
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Series: Tahoe Tessie Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,610. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Tessie King has just inherited the biggest casino in South Lake Tahoe, Nevada: the Royal Lakeside. What she didn't bargain for are the problems she'd inherit with it. High-stakes cons, inside jobs, wise guys... Tessie quickly realizes she's in way over her head. And things go from bad to worse when questions start to arise about the nature of her father's death. Tough job? Fo'get about it.
Fatal Flaws
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,890. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2013. Category: 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!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,030. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: 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.
The Blue Coyote
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Category: 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.
After Fanny's Fall
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,810. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An unconventional mystery filled with humor and sprinkled with history. (St. Paul--1949): A boozing ex-pilot turned private eye, a baseball obsessed street cop, a tight-lipped newsstand proprietor, and a dandified police detective--as well as the downtown establishments, plus a group of quirky characters--all play a part in the investigation of a likeable prostitute's suicide...or...murder.
The Womb Room
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,730. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: 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.
Delayed Death - Temptation in Florence #1
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Series: Temptation in Florence, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,190. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Delayed Death is Book #1 in the Temptation in Florence Series, a cozy murder mystery romance series with a strong dose of humor and romance. When a crisis occurs, right at the beginning of Delayed Death, and Carlina gives in to her domineering cousin's wishes, Carlina sets herself on a collision course with police Commissario Stefano Garini, and her eccentric Italian family doesn't help at all.
Sacrifice of An Angel
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Series: The Haward Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Wittegen Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(5.00 from 1 review)
The body of a girl in a ceremonial robe is found sprawled on a playground roundabout, her throat brutally ripped out. Is it a ritualistic, magical murder or a setup to distract from the real killer? That is the question that faces Theo and Remy Haward, detectives in the Sorcerous Crimes Task Force (SeCT), when they are called to the scene.
Miz Scarlet and the Bewildered Bridegroom
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Series: A Scarlet Wilson Mystery. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
When innkeeper Scarlet Wilson is asked to host Annalee Pinault and Gunnar Magnusdotter’s nuptials at the Four Acorns Inn, she never expects it to start a war of matrimonial madness. As tensions and tempers rise, one thing becomes clear -- someone's willing to do just about anything to prevent Scarlet Wilson from hosting weddings at the Four Acorns Inn. Does that include kidnapping the bride?
A Dash of Murder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,390. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: 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.
Shop and Let Die
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,350. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Molly Harbison hates being asked “What do you do?” more than cleaning the ring around the bathtub or digging Cheerios and raisins out of the car’s back seat. She’s tried on every possibility from a flip Domestic Goddess to a simple declarative Mom. She jumps at the chance to make some extra money as a secret shopper. But when she’s assigned to shop an online dating site…things get tricky.
Blackwood Crossing
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Series: British Agent, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Setting: Victorian England and Scotland Sensuality Rating: G (clean romance) Author MK McClintock returns with swashbuckling heroes and courageous heroines in "Blackwood Crossing," a story of buried secrets and second chances.
Human Cargo
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,530. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dynamic, Hispanic PI Inez Leon teams up with Kiril Levertov, gaining access to Pasadena’s Russian community in order to find a missing family. She uncovers a culture of underground nightclubs and virtual slavery, as well the high price of a passage into this country. It’s up to Inez to find and free the trio.
The Cicada
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 155,620. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the year 2450, Earth, having survived war, famine and environmental disaster, is finally at peace, and is governed by the World Federation of Nations. At a principal research site in Melbourne, Australia, and at four similar facilities, scientists are assaulted and vital data stolen. Federation investigators soon realise they are dealing with a dark conspiracy that stretches across the globe.
Nun with a Gun
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Series: The Unusual Cases of Inspector Martinelli, Book 2 ยท The Unusual Cases of Inspector Martinelli. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Clover Digital Media. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 21 reviews)
Inspector Martinelli decides to take a vacation after his encounters with the vampires in the Vatican. He leaves Rome and flies to Munich in Bavaria, always hoping to meet a ‘Knight of Christ’ and maybe a few ‘Royal’ vampires. His hatred of vampires has sent him on a quest to kill as many as he can but things don’t turn out the way he planned.