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Slave Graves
By Thomas Hollyday
Series: River Sunday Romance Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,960. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An archeology site uncovers a vicious crime and leads to new murders
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,450. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013 by Horsham House. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A collection of twelve Sherlock Holmes stories, including A Scandal in Bohemia, The Adventure of the Copper Beeches, and the Man with the Twisted Lip.
The Rune House
By L.J. Hutton
Price: Free! Words: 114,990. Language: British English. Published: October 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
0.75 star(4.75 from 8 reviews)
In 1574 a strange house is built in the shape of an ancient rune, one of whose ambiguous meanings is an invitation - but an invitation to what? In the present day, Robbie thinks all he has to worry about is the new detective joining him on the cold case unit. Yet with a growing list of disappearances and murders, Robbie and Drake find themselves drawn to the history of the house and its secrets.
Does It Hurt To Die
By paul anderson
You set the price! Words: 105,830. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
A terrorist attack on a church in Cape Town kills twenty people. Iannie de Villier’s, a well-known liver transplant surgeon avoids death, but is seriously wounded. Two weeks later while recovering at home Jannie de Villier’s is mysteriously murdered.Sixteen years later his son returns from Australia to discover that his father was involved in helping involved in the murky world of apartheid
Antes De Que Se Muera El Último
By Silvia Susana Torres
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,870. Language: Spanish. Published: July 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Basado enteramente en los años 76 al 83 en Argentina donde dominaba la dictadura Militar,un libro lleno de intrigas ,dos jovenes que repentinamente se encuentran viajando a un pasado inesperado,lleno de peligros donde tendran que exponer sus vidas y comprometer la de muchos inocentes, imperdible!!
Quietus
By William Van Poyck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,980. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
One last score - the heist of a priceless coin collection - is all that separates wily Miami burglar Danny Sullivan from his well-earned retirement and longed-for marriage to his blissfully ignorant fiancee. But Danny's careful plans inexorably unravel when his mark - a reclusive Palm Beach millionaire hugging his own dark secrets - proves to be a surprisingly formidable adversary.
The Vital Principle
By Amy Corwin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,400. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1815, Mr. Knighton Gaunt is asked by Lord Crowley to attend a séance and reveal the spiritualist as a fraud. But the séance ends abruptly and Lord Crowley is poisoned during the turmoil by an unseen killer. Gaunt is left to investigate not only fraud, but murder. Suspicion turns to the spiritualist, Prudence Barnard, but as Gaunt digs deeper, he finds motives aplenty among the guests.
Quatrain
By John Medler
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 133,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
0.5 star(4.57 from 14 reviews)
In 1557, Nostradamus published a collection of four-line rhyming prophetic verses called “quatrains.” The initial collection was supposed to have 1000 prophecies. However, only 942 survived--until now. Can a cynical college professor and his two rebellious teenagers find the 58 lost prophecies of Nostradamus and use them to stop an impending terrorist attack, and will anyone believe them?
Are You Positive?
By Stephen Davis
Series: HIV/AIDS, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 116,400. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2010. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
0.25 star(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Ripped from the headlines of today's news, "Are You Positive?" is a fictitious courtroom drama in the style of John Grisham. 26-year-old Tyree Johnson stands accused of first degree murder in Greenville, South Carolina. But his murder weapon is not a gun or a knife; it's HIV. “Everyone diagnosed HIV-Positive absolutely must read this book. The rest of us should too.” - Dr. Goddard, CO.