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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.
Within Eyeshot
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,450. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For investigator Mitch Morgan, his first assignment at Callahan Investigation Agency may very well be his last. While Mitch digs into the fraudulent and dangerous activities of target Jake Watson, Mitch's own criminal past begins to surface. Despite his best efforts--and some risky surveillance--Mitch is forced to make decisions that may be detrimental to both his health and his freedom.
The Club
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The lives of a doctor, a professor, a land developer, and serial killer, and two police officers collide to provide a tale of just how far someone might go to avenge someone that they love. A portion of the proceeds from this book will be donated to a charity.
Nica of Los Angeles
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Series: Frames, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,970. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
When rookie private eye Nica takes on a mysterious case, she enters a world of multiple dimensions called Frames, where buildings and lawn chairs can be sentient, a stray cat has great powers, books can be killers, and clouds can be spies. At home, Nica solves missing person cases; in the larger reality of the Frames, she gets swept into an escalating battle with stakes that could not be higher.
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.
Hard To Kill
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Series: Hard Targets, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Sabrina Shaw works for an organization called The Alliance, specializing in the kind of jobs that no one else can or wants to do. Her current assignment: find a young girl who has disappeared. It seems simple enough, until Sabrina uncovers the girl may have been the victim of kidnapping. Sabrina puts her training to the test as she infiltrates a sex trafficking ring in order to find the girl.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Carlswick Affair
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Series: The Carlswick Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,670. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Romance, Suspense, Mystery, Rock Music and Art: the discovery of a piece of art stolen by the Nazis opens old secrets and new dangers.
Sketch of a Murder
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Series: The Special Crimes Team, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,450. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Can Sergeant Nita Slowater and Lieutenant Michael Williams find a way to work together to stop a serial killer before time runs out for an innocent man? Will they find The Avenger's identity hidden in a homeless artist's work or will Kelly Anderson be The Avenger's next victim?
Gypsy in the Moonlight
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 136,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
This work of historical noir fiction is set on the island of Trinidad during World War II. As stealthy Nazi U-boats try to reach the ports of Latin America, Trinidad becomes a vital outpost in the British and American effort to head them off. But as the days grow hotter and the nights grow longer lying in wait for those Nazi ships, restlessness turns to mischief, and mischief turns to murder.
Mindscrew - A Sam Jameson Thriller
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,020. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille and Frederic Forsyth.” “One of the best thrillers I’ve ever read!” Elite hacker and amateur thief Sabot Mondragon has bumbled into the clutches of his ruthless former employers. Maybe he shouldn't have stolen billions in crypto-currency. Can Special Agent Sam Jameson find him in time to unravel the deadly conspiracy?
First Four Jolie Gentil Mysteries
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 287,900. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The first four books of the Jolie Gentil cozy mystery series are now in one set. First is Appraisal for Murder, followed by Rekindling Motives, When the Carny Comes to Town, and Any Port in a Storm. Jolie is a real estate appraiser in a New Jersey Beach town and her flexible schedule allows plenty of time for trouble. Join her and friends for fun fiction you can share with your family.
Credo's Fire
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Series: The Alex Wolfe Mystery. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,280. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Alexandra Wolfe has been trying to stay out of trouble. Honest! But wait, She's in Trouble with her Sergeant, She's in Trouble with her Department, and she's in Trouble with the mafia. It's no wonder she's losing sleep at night. But nothing stops her and her friends from solving crimes and having loads of fun in the third chapter of the Alex Wolfe Mysteries.
The Secret DNA Code
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Graduate students try to decode the history of the universe they think is encoded in our DNA. Fanatic fundamentalists learn of the project and try to stop them at any cost. The mystery, propelled by a foreign embassy, deepens as the FBI and the NSA become involved in trying to protect the researchers. A hired assassin keeps the action going fast and furious.
The Avid Angler - The Hot Dog Detective (A Denver Detective Cozy Mystery)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2015 by Tara Maya. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective MacFarland -- "Mac" to his friends -- was kicked off the Denver police force for a variety of reasons, most of which came out of the mistrial of the man who murdered his wife. While getting back on his feet by operating a small hot dog cart, MarFarland is approached by a high-priced lawyer to help prove a woman innocent. Can MacFarland find the real killer and free the innocent woman?
Seeing the Dead
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Series: Relatively Dead Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,030. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The second book in the Relatively Dead Mystery Series by New York Times bestselling author Sheila Connolly!
Tangle of Thornes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,900. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
When Eva's brother is murdered, she is forced to investigate the crime herself. What she discovers brings her up against a powerful slave-trading cartel, dark gods, and—worst of all—her twin sister. At least she has an illegally-freed slave, a senile nanny, and an ex-almost-boyfriend on her side. Other people are dying ... but when the nanny goes missing she really starts to worry.
The Busty Ballbreaker - The Hot Dog Detective (A Denver Detective Cozy Mystery)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,110. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Tara Maya. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Hot dog vendor Mark MacFarland – “Mac” to his friends – is suspicious when a young construction worker, Wanda Warren, approaches him with a tale of conspiracy, fraud, and murder. A friend of hers died in a tragic work accident, but she thinks he was killed to keep him quiet. How many more people are going to get killed before MacFarland finds the person behind the conspiracy? A cozy mystery.
The Secret of Blackjack Woods
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Series: Charlie. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,930. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
One summer evening, 12-year-old Jim Thomas is surprised by his mother and sister's account of seeing a mysterious creature in their woods. Is it bigfoot? Thinking there has to be a reasonable explanation, Jim sets upon discovering the truth. In short time, Jim is faced with a being that supposedly doesn't exist. Before long, his new friend is in trouble, and only Jim and his family can save him.
Scarlet Day
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,420. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Cambridge, 1985. Graham Dowland, paranoid pedant par excellence, is searching for a priceless lost manuscript. Investigating a murder seems like a dangerous distraction. But perhaps the two are connected. Will Graham discover the truth before the Fenland floodwaters rise too far?