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Sept-Iles and other places
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,760. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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From the award-winning author of The First Excellence, a selection of 5 haunting stories by Donna Carrick -- Volume 1 of the Toboggan Mysteries series. Each compelling tale features a Northern locale, with characters and settings that will seem familiar to many readers. Stories include: North On The Yellowhead, Dancing With Carole, Invasion, The Night She Died, Spring’s Last Skate.
July Jill's Justice - A Xara Smith Mystery
Series: The Xara Smith Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Private investigator Xara Smith was in a car that exploded at the end of the previous book in this series. Xara's partner, Jill, who is brand new as a detective, must now search through the clues to find out who was responsible. This is the seventh book in the Xara Smith Mystery Series by Bill McGrath.
Movie Mystery & Suspense
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,110. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Entertainment industry, Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
This detailed book covers many legendary movies, including The Big Sleep, To Have and Have Not, Big Carnival, Angel Face, The High Wall, Johnny Allegro, House of Strangers, Union Station, O.S.S., Real Glory, Phantom Creeps, His Kind of Woman, Sherlock Holmes Faces Death and My Name Is Julia Ross. Surprises include bonus monographs on director Robert Siodmak and producer/director Otto Preminger!
Ueda Sensei Solves Crimes of Depravity and Perversity
Series: The Ueda Sensei Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,100. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Book 1 in the Ueda Sensei Chronicles. Aided by his janitor Otto, Ueda Sensei penetrates the strangest crimes in San Francisco in 32 tales of sex and brutality, obliterating the mystery genre with wit and unnecessary violence, acting as equal parts homage and parody of Sherlock Holmes, Encyclopedia Brown, and other great sleuths. A book to thrill you and restructure your brain completely.
To Kill An Echo
Series: Barb Stark Mysteries, Book 5 ยท Barb Stark Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,190. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
County prosecutor Ridge Rowley is murdered by a shotgun blast in the back. Psychologist Barb Stark was his star witness against murderous Rev Byrd, leader of a cult of religious fanatics who routinely stone their wives, and are eerily expert in killing pesky women like Barb. Now she's in the crosshairs, and if she and Walter Chandler can't solve Rowley's murder, no one will be safe in Duncan.
George
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,560. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Country folk love to decorate their homes for Hallowe'en and the residents of Lesterville are no exception. But what happens when Hallowe'en decorations are not decorations at all, but a means to hide a body in plain view?
For Elise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For Jess Czerny, the move to a small town was the best way to get over a broken marriage. The pretty little cottage was ideal for her. It was a chance to start over and make a new life. But who was playing the piano in the middle of the night and who was the sad-faced young woman whose face appeared in her dreams and at her window? The peaceful rural setting hid some nasty secrets indeed!
They Called It Moosicide: A Denali Hawthorne Alaska Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,140. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Denali discovers a frozen body in her front yard, apparent victim of a moose attack. Is a killer moose on the loose? Or has the moose been framed?
The American Turquoise (An Ainsley Walker Gemstone Travel Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,850. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dumped by her husband just as he finishes law school, and disillusioned by her loss of another unsatisfying office job, Ainsley Walker is approaching thirty with nothing to show for it. But everything begins to change when she tries to sell her engagement ring to a mysterious jeweler, a man who recognizes her passion for gemstones and travel … and makes her an offer that will change her life.
The Uruguay Amethyst (An Ainsley Walker Gemstone Travel Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Approaching thirty and disillusioned, Ainsley Walker accepts an offer from an elderly art dealer to travel to the country of Uruguay--the forgotten jewel of South America--to purchase a mysterious amethyst treasure. Following the gemstone from auction house to beef ranch to elite beach resort, she discovers joy, pain, friendship, duplicity, murder--and a new purpose in life.