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Lethal Lesson
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Lysi Weston substitutes as school principal, she discovers two women plus one man can equal murder. Weston’s life leaps from a saunter to a sprint when she finds out teacher Jeff Green is involved in deadly extra curricular activities. The death of of a teacher catapults Weston into the role of sleuth and unwelcome assistant to Detective Molanski. Soon Weston becomes a killer's target.
Mace Of Spades
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Series: Grandfather Mummy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,590. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Hell hounds, demons, superstitions and consortium men - Jo Skinner, her mother, Ava and living mummy, Hank must overcome those obstacles in order to clear Jo’s name and find the murderer of Edna Clankerton. As they run their newly opened inn, they profoundly hope that one of the guests isn’t the real murderer. That could really put a damper on future bookings.
Peace, Love, and Murder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,750. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When police discover a body in the trunk of Bo Forrester's cab, he quickly becomes the prime suspect. To clear his name, he must track down the murderer, navigating an unfamiliar world of privilege and corruption while staying one step ahead of the cute-but-crazy female deputy who's determined to arrest him.
Flowers for Her Grave
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,070. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a young woman shows up in Raccoon Grove claiming to be a missing girl from a 20-year-old murder, the local gossip columnist and gardener team up to discover the truth. Accidents threaten to put a stop to their investigation and to the garden party where they plan to reveal what really happened. No one could have guessed the truth. Neither will you in this surprising whodunit.
Unreasonable Risk
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When fire rages through the refinery, environmental engineer Hannah Morrison stumbles onto evidence of sabotage. Hannah’s resolve to catch the saboteur is tested by a series of explosive events that push the refinery to the brink of catastrophe. Unreasonable Risk tells the story of a resourceful young woman fighting to save the refinery, the city surrounding it and, ultimately, her life.
YÜ: A Ross Lamos Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2011 by Open Books Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Forbidden love, Imperial Court of the Han Dynasty, jades worth millions on the black market ...Ross Lamos, 21st Century Karmic Detective, knows that somehow the history of the 3 jades is his as well. Lamos has built his career dealing Asian art and antiquities by hiding his very useful psychic touch. When he holds the Yü, the Stone of Heaven will reveal an extraordinary story hidden 2,000 years!
Charlie MacCready The Ghost In The Attic
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Series: Charlie MacCready, Year 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,820. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
"I am not an orphan. Someday my parents will come for me and we will be a real family." Sent to St. Michael's Abbey & Home for Boys by his Uncle Chester, Charlie finds himself in the middle of another mystery. Awakened in the middle of the night, he hears a sound coming from the attic above his bed. Together with his friends Howard, Gus and Rick, they set out to find The Ghost In The Attic.
Murder on the Waterfront
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,580. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lady Margaret’s quest to bring a killer to justice leads her out of her art studio to a seedy all-night cafe, a Depression-era tenement, the waterfront, and eventually to the dark underbelly of Chinatown. For other works by this author go to: www.coganbooks.net
Smoky Mountain Mayhem
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,500. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A serial killer went on a five year murderous rampage and eleven innocent people ended up dead. Now, ten years later, this cold case file may finally be put to rest. Chief of Police Max Lamont wants help to clear up this troublesome matter. He doesn’t know that Jack and Jill are the consummate detectives behind Annie’s amazing mastery at crime solving
Beggin' For Murder
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Series: The Razor and Edge, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,030. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When the mob comes a knockin' Razor and Edge answer. Mobster Tommy Manetti pays a visit to Staten island PI's Razor and Edge. Fear motivates him to ask Razor and Edge to kill a rival, his boss. Will they accept the job? Will this be their last case? Will they themselves die? The trickiest, most deadly case Razor and Edge have faced yet.