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Baiting & Fishing
Price: Free! Words: 96,260. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.92 from 12 reviews)
A newspaper reporter investigates the circumstances of a corporate scandal, and finds the woman of his dreams. Is she his perfect match or a murderess? Is he a heel or a hero?
Deep Trouble
Price: Free! Words: 67,850. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
Florida newspaper reporter turned private detective Rex Fowler finds himself mixed up with a con man, a crooked chief and a cute cop, plus a murder to boot.
The Foxy Four
Price: Free! Words: 76,580. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Dashelle Jones’ PI business is failing. Fed up, she turns to the bottle. Her mother calls with bad news. Cindy, a cousin she grew up with, committed suicide. She heads to her small hometown for the funeral. A coworker of Cindy’s is convinced the suicide was staged. Dashelle’s investigation leads her to Cindy’s high school days, where secrets were rarely kept and the Foxy Four ruled.
Spring Thaw (A Chris Matheson Cold Case Mystery Novella and Other Mystery Short Stories)
Price: Free! Words: 68,690. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In today’s hectic world, many whodunit fans don’t have time to get their mystery fix diving into a whole novel. Lauren Carr’s SPRING THAW AND OTHER MYSTERY SHORT STORIES is for these fans—but that doesn’t mean whodunit fans who do have time can’t dive in as well.
Trouble at the Red Pueblo
Price: Free! Words: 88,340. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Red Pueblo Museum Director Martin Taylor is desperate, and his son, Matt, is angry. Someone is trying to destroy the museum financially. When a killer uses an Anasazi ax from the museum to bash in the skull of a charismatic playboy, Matt Taylor is arrested. Can Spider untangle the web of secrecy and lies surrounding the museum and save its Anasazi treasures before the Taylors lose it all?
Classmate Murders
Price: Free! Words: 51,620. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
This book has been revised and re-edited as of August 2013. - Jim Richards, has to admit he has become a senior citizen, reluctantly. Richards, receives an email from a childhood sweetheart asking for help, but by the time he reaches her, she has been murdered. His life turns around and is pulled into murders of women from his high school who he hasn't seen in forty years.
A Small Place Called Space: Seeds of Doubt (Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 59,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ray Parallax is the best detective on Mars. Correction, Ray is the only detective on Mars. However, the most profitable case is onboard a mysterious space ship. A secret and vital mission is derailed when the ship's captain is brutally murdered. Ray has to solve it, but he is not going to get any help from the ship's crew. In fact, he'll be lucky to make it off the ship alive.
Life's a Beach Then You Die
Price: Free! Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
Max Fried is hired to find a client’s estate assets, but a killer breaks into his home and steals the client's computer. Max doesn’t know the computer contains clues to a 20 year-old murder but the killer doesn’t know Max has a copy of the stolen computer. Now, only Max knows why people are dying. If he can outwit the killer, he can return to his bar stool on the beach. If not, he’s victim #5.
Not a Very Nice Woman
Price: Free! Words: 76,240. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A woman is found dead in her room at the care home she lived in, strangled and left lying on her Chinese rug. The death is motiveless, the room otherwise untouched, expensive objects left unstolen; meanwhile, even the fellow residents admit their friend's life was largely a mystery to them, with "decades left unaccounted for". It is left to the detectives to solve her mystery.
Dark Times
Series: A Dave and Mariska Caper Novel, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 86,870. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A cop who has been crushed by great personal tragedy, his Hungarian/Irish housekeeper who does her best to help and Chrissie Holland, the cop given the job of bringing the broken one back into the force. The three of them hunt a merciless arsonist who cares nothing for property or life, only intent on death and destruction. The ghost of a child trapped between life and death calling for help.
The Tenth Caller
Price: Free! Words: 101,920. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Shock-jock extraordinaire, he'd been one of the biggest. Now, he’s doing the graveyard shift in Nowhere, USA. Gulliver still has fans, however, which some call a radio freak parade. At 3:16 a.m., he takes the tenth call, and the caller is into murder. The caller calls again, and again, and he’s always the tenth call, and the murders go way back. Who is he, and how is he always the tenth call?
At Risk
Series: Steve Cline Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,910. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This stirring first mystery is set in Maryland's rich horse country where Steve Cline, at 21, seems much too young to be in charge of a major horse stable. When he's hijacked early one morning along with some show horses, his escape turns him into a killer's target in an environment where a complex scheme develops and everyone, no matter how innocent, courts risks . .
Killing With Confidence
Price: Free! Words: 58,010. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A serial killer who uses self-help motivational books to become a better murderer. The brutal death of a glamorous self-made millionairess. And an ageing, technophobic investigative journalist April Lavender with her young side-kick Connor Presley determined to crack the case – even if it kills them.
Lost and Found Pets: Novellas 1-4
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,090. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This collection contains the first four mystery novellas in the Lost and Found Pets series including The Lost Great Dane, The Lost Savannah, The Lost Spaniel, and The Lost Macaw. Alexandra Prescott is a licensed private investigator specializing in finding missing animals. Reuniting pet and owner is more than just a job.
Fang and Claw
Series: The Undead Unit. Price: Free! Words: 84,580. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2015 by Metamorph Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Over a hundred years in the future, it’s a world where supernatural beings live and work among humans. Of course, the governments of the world have forced them to take the Undead Oath in order to gain citizenship; they must not prey on humans for food. They’re given tasks in jobs suited for their species, but just as among other minorities, they must struggle to prove themselves.
Murder on the French Broad
Price: Free! Words: 65,450. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Inspector Travis learned that there had been a murder near the French Broad River, he didn’t realize that he had a very lovely corpse on his hands with a bewitching past.
Breathe
Price: Free! Words: 70,310. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
A serial rapist is on the loose and has killed all but one of his victim one, Kara Foster. Kara learned survival surpassed murder. Every noise, every sound, every person, posed a threat on her post traumatic life. The threat grows as her friends are attacked by the same monster. The police have leads but aren't moving quick enough and more friends fall prey. Kara faces her biggest fear head on.
Castle Cay
Series: Julie O'Hara Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 58,840. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When her best friend is murdered, Julie O'Hara, a body language expert, packs up her suspicion and flies to Boston for his funeral. Who could have killed rising artist Marc Solomon, and what does Castle Cay, the Solomon's mysterious Caribbean island, have to do with it? Before long, Julie's sixth-sense pulls a hidden string that unravels a deadly conspiracy...and her own troubled past.
Full-Bodied Wine : A Vintage Murder
Price: Free! Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Denis O'Gorman, Junior Diplomat in Ireland's Embassy in Ankara has become entangled in a Turkish plot. His matrimonial plans are in shambles. The Residence is 'haunted'. The wine is undependable. And then a murder occurs. Denis turns detective. The Department in Dublin is not impressed.
The Man Who Never Was
Price: Free! Words: 83,820. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In 1986, Derwenthaugh Coke Works closed, and demolition began. A strange discovery halts the regeneration plans. As there is no obvious explanation as to why these artefacts are there, the police become involved. The only clue which offers any progress points to events which took place many years ago. When a young police officer thinks she has seen one of the objects before, the intrigue thickens.