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Panorama Beach Mysteries: The Best Devil Money Can Buy
By J. Steven York
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In 1967 Panorama Beach, is awash with dirty money: Developer money, drug money, vice money, and green Deputy Tommy “Mustang” Sawtell might just be the last untouched lawman in north Florida. But Mustang will be tested as he investigates his first suspicious death, a “floater” found in a pond under the Sky Bucket ride, from which the Deputy believes he fell, jumped – or was thrown.
Ernestine
By Nell Peters
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Jack the Ripper - at last, the truth. Britain's most famous (or infamous) serial killer unmasked.
Goodbye Beautiful Wing
By Terrence O'Neill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 382,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Goodbye Beautiful Wing is 95 percent incredible fact, a nine year story needing five percent fiction subbing for hidden 60-year-old 'secret reports', such as Charles Lindbergh's frank evaluation of SAC aircraft, the FBI investigation of the sabotaged Northrop Wing, the Army Air Force purchase of untested engines, Air-Force-trashing our Stealty-in-1948 bombers, invisible traitors at the top.
Echoes of the Storm
By Amanda Albright Still
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Gone Feral Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
The storm took almost everything she had. Now a dead woman may take the rest. A widowed attorney, Mrs. Dash Gallagher, attempts to rise from the tides of the Great Hurricane of 1900 and make a life for herself and her adopted daughters. Dash’s world is destroyed again when another body washes up on shore. The body is not one of the storm dead, but a murder victim who had been her client.
The Blackwood Trilogy
By Paul Westwood
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 201,900. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jack Blackwood is a widower and a drunk. Ezra Miller is an ex-slave in a white man's world. Together, they run a detective agency in Washington DC. As the Civil War rages, they are involved in a series of cases that will change the very course of the war. This anthology collects all three adventures – At Harper’s Ferry, At Bull Run, and At Shiloh - at one low price.
At Shiloh
By Paul Westwood
Series: The Blackwood Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Jack Blackwood is a widower and a drunk. Ezra Miller is an ex-slave in a white man's world. Together, they run a detective agency in Washington DC. As the Civil War rages, they are involved in their most difficult case yet. A rebel officer has stolen a shipment of gold that will allow the Confederacy to fight on for years. Jack and Ezra put their very lives on the line to save the Union.
Mission Canyon Secrets
By Nickolas Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nina leaves her former life and returns home to Mission Canyon in Santa Barbara, and her great-aunt Iris to create a new life. A legend describes an early priest with a lust for gold who betrays his church; and a loyal servant dies in his place. During a séance, Iris finds the secret of Mission Canyon; now old spirits are on the move and demand justice, but will it destroy the living?
To Know Who We Are
By Vaughan Patrick
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
0.25 star(4.14 from 7 reviews)
After Grace's successful husband is killed in a hit and run accident, she uncovers his secret riches and a story going back to 1945. While trying to understand these discoveries she's visited by a number of strangers. Who can she trust and was the hit and run an accident?
The Legend of the Cave
By Jesus Villalobos
Series: AntiChrist's Birth, Book 2. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 68,950. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The next generation has come about and is ready to battle antiChrist in his own territory. Sequel to "AntiChrist's Birth; The Solomon Island Mystery."
The Big Mango
By Jake Needham
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Four hundred million dollars is in the wind, the result of a bungled CIA operation to grab the Bank of Vietnam’s currency reserves when the Americans fled Saigon in 1975. A few decades later, the word on the street is that all that money somehow ended up in Bangkok and a downwardly mobile lawyer from San Francisco named Eddie Dare is the only guy with a shot at finding it.
Trevelyan: A Rogue in Cairo
By Matthew Ismail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,940. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Cairo, 1901. Lord Mark Trevelyan is a confirmed rogue who makes his living selling bogus Egyptian antiquities. Lady Laura Blackstone is a recent divorcee who is attracted to Mark and knows she shouldn't be. When anonymous threats against Laura elevate into attacks, Trevelyan is in his element – and Laura's attackers are in trouble . . .
Samaritan Files Book One: The Devil's Dime
By Bailey Bristol
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,670. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011 by Prairie Muse. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
She is a beautiful, talented violinist. He is a crusader against crime, using his newspaper column to expose injustice. Now, in 1896 New York City, corruption and greed bring Addie and Jess to the brink of terror when his column puts a target on her father’s back, and Jess must discover not only who wants this good man dead, but how to save the woman who has captured his heart. Historical Mystery.
GOING DEEPER WITH GOD
By Oluwaseun Akinyele
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 7,930. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Christianity
Going deeper with God is a book that tells you how to move closer to the Lord,pray in the Spirit in warfare, how to be victorious, through the power,presence,and wisdom of the HolySpirit. It gives you an understanding of how to move into God's depth of truth prayer and fellowship. It also talks about how man fell and how he is restored in to fellowship through the blood of the Lamb, Jesus Christ
Treasure Hunt in Tie Town
By Vicky J. Rose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,590. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
When an unhappy rancher finds a treasure map, it begins a search that changes his life and the life of everyone around him.
Last Stop on Dowling Street
By Scott William Carter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Racism never got off the bus . . . On a rainy night in Houston, in a ratty apartment as dark as his dreams, retired bus driver Frank Granger wakes in a cold sweat convinced a stranger with a gun lurks at the foot of his bed. And he's right.
Final Act
By Don Jacobson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,070. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the Fall of 1590, during the reign of Queen Elizabeth I, playwright and news pamphlet writer Connolly Flynn is about to have his first play produced at the Rose theater in London, when a body found floating in the Thames turns his life upside down. Investigating the death for the sensational Red Pepper news pamphlet, he is shocked to learn that he knows the murder victim.
The Artimus Box
By Mike Downs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,430. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A skeletal arm protruding from a new LA construction site, with a carefully crafted box clutched beneath it, lead LAPD Detective Van Taylor and his wife through a fascinating history of early American racing and the beauty and perfection of the Harry Artimus cars. Brutal murders, drug-crazed gangs, greed, corruption, and blackmail keep twisting the trail Van has to follow to stop the violence.
Benny and the Bank Robber 2: Doctor Dad
By Mary C. Findley
Series: Benny and the Bank Robber, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,330. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical
Benny and his best friend Jason find themselves in the middle of a terrifying mystery while attending a private boys' school in Detroit. Gambling, extortion and attempted murder are all in the cards when Benny makes the mistake of trying to impress members of a secret society. Benny finds himself forced into a meeting with someone who may already have killed to enforce his will.
Angela Blake In Time
By Alan Chappell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,280. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A young woman appears in the Australian Museum in Sydney where artefacts on loan from the Egyptian Government are being exhibited. The woman is thought to be a local student dressed to appear as a Princess of Ancient Egypt. What follows is a journey between ancient Egypt and present day Australia by Angela Blake
The Gargoyle in the Seine
By Dee Garretson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,090. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Art student Clary Ashton can’t imagine a more perfect spot to study painting than Paris in the spring of 1878, until she witnesses a body thrown into the Seine. What Clary thinks is murder becomes much more as she finds herself caught between two dangerous men-a revolutionary days away from a royal assassination attempt, and the intrepid British secret agent determined to stop him.