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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.
Secret Bond (Jamie Bond Mysteries #2)
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Series: Jamie Bond Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Catching cheating husbands is Jamie Bond's game. But when evidence about a cold case involving her father suddenly surfaces, Jamie's professional life collides with her personal in a way that has her questioning her loyalties... and those of the people closest to her.
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 Hanged Man's Wife
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Series: Marti Keller Mysteries, The first puzzle. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,450. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012 by Black Mare Books. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Marti Keller had everything she wanted. But a horrifying tragedy turns her world upside down. After she rediscovers her long-suppressed ability to see ghosts, an encounter with the restless spirit of a murder victim leads her to a dangerous menace, hidden in plain sight. The more she discovers, the more she finds that everything she thinks she knows is wrong. But will she live to tell the tale?
Reluctant Witness
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160,170. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On the run from contract killers, Marigold Flowers gets help from thriller author Jefferson Cornwall, son of mystery and romantic suspense writer Lisabeth Causley. To help her fill the hours, she turns to books. She and the fictional Nora have several things in common...deceitful lovers...the Caribbean...and men who are willing to go to the ends of the earth to protect them.
Rescue: A Litter of Quetzels
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,240. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Black Mare Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Weak as a kitten. That's what the old-timers say, anyway. Houston Homicide Detective Quetzel Cazares believes that, too. So when she finds a scrawny little cat abandoned at a gruesome crime scene, she takes pity on him and adopts him. That decision just may save her life. Five stories. Five murders. One tiny, fluffy connection.
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’
The Tax Assassin
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Series: Seth and Ava Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012 by Cook Street Publishing cookstreetpublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
“I don’t care if you kill to get the money; you’re going to pay your taxes on this land,” tax agent, Paul Bradley said in 1913, only moments before his death. A hundred years later, Seth O’Malley’s old friend passes him a cold case - 4 unrelated murders in almost every medium sized city across the US. When murder-for-hire turns personal, Seth and Ava must find the tax assassin before he kills Ava.
No Air
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
What starts out as a hunch for Detective Josephina turns into an obsession as she searches for the truth about what really happened to the Littleton boy. To everyone else – he was a victim of his own fascination with death - finally committing suicide in one of his morbid sessions of suffocation. For Detective Josephina – that explanation simply wasn’t good enough.
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.
The Unseen
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Series: Chase Dagger, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,400. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2009 by Full Moon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Chase Dagger is pulled into several cases that are linked by the most bizarre common denominator: Not one surveillance camera reveals the assailant. One of the victims was a scientist which garners the attention of the FBI, CIA, and DOD. Exactly what was the scientist working and what connection does he have to the other cases? A mystery laced with urban fantasy and sci-fi.
Full Moon Bloody Moon
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Series: Chase Dagger, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2009 by Full Moon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A series of gruesome murders leads a cop and a professor to the doorstep of Chase Dagger, a P.I. whose cases tend to resemble X-Files. But when the two men try to convince him that the killer has been around for 200 years, Dagger has his doubts. Could this evil really have been passed on through generations? Or is it just your normal, everyday serial killer? A great blend of mystery and horror.
Deadly Trio: Three English Mysteries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 193,250. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Read the New York Times and USA Today Bestseller! Here are the first three Lord and Lady Hetheridge Books, together in one collection. These cozy mysteries, set in contemporary London, feature Scotland Yard chief superintendent Anthony Hetheridge, DS Kate Wakefield, and DS Deepal "Paul" Bhar, solving crimes among the wealthy and powerful.
Something Most Deadly
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Series: JANE HUSTED, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 164,090. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2010. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
ROMANTIC MYSTERY/THRILLER series. Mingle with familiar characters on a lavish Estate in New England through three novels loaded with intrigue, suspense, and romance. Add a hint of spectral and you’ll be reading long into the night. Lights on doors locked. The adventure begins at Springhill Estate; come visit if you dare. Stone mansion, Gothic barn, top-dollar showhorses and top-dollar people.
The Queen of Cool
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,790. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 by Cook Street Publishing cookstreetpublishing@gmail.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Devastated by her husband’s sudden death, Lorraine “Lo” Downs returns from his funeral to find that she is locked out of their home. With no money in her pocket, and her wedding album as her only possession, Lo lands in the center of an international conspiracy to distribute a toxic weapon of mass destruction. With the help of her friends and family, Lo risks it all in the name of love.
Treacherous Waters
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 73,890. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Elise is in trouble. The man she has been investigating is now stalking her. Running away, she flees to a secluded cove on the rugged Washington coast, where she meets Adam. Convinced that Elise came to him for help, he will help her, but only if she tells him the identity of the man who killed his fiance. Running out of time, she has to discover the identity of the man or die.
One if by Air, Two if by Sea
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Series: The Nicholas Pantera Mysteries Series One Books One to Three, i. Price: $1.79 USD. Words: 37,340. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What if everything you ever believed you are, who you are, turned out to be engineered? Former Air Force pilot and Chicago police officer Nicholas Pantera, now a PI, is drawn into a shadowy world of intrigue, and murder; a strange oceanic world of mermaid models, genetic lies and betrayals, corporate greed and human manipulation at the cellular level. 37,644 words
Human Cargo
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,530. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
ON SALE FOR A LIMITED TIME! 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.
Murderous Relations
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Series: Murderous Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,240. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.60 from 5 reviews)
A lost love and a murdered aunt push a shy teacher out of her shell and straight into trouble. The detectives on her aunt's case see Jessica as the possible killer. Her aunt's friend thinks Jessica and she should track the murderer down themselves. Meanwhile the killer sees Jessica as a serious risk to his freedom. He waits and watches, ready to strike if he must.