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Crime in the Community
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Christopher's illusion of having his life under control is shattered when the mysterious Amaryllis appears in his small town in Fife, bringing new ideas, confusion and ultimately chaos in her wake.
Killer Twist (Ghostwriter Mystery 1)
Series: Ghostwriter Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,220. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
No one bats an eyelid when a bag lady washes up on the shores of Sydney, minus five fingers and decked out in designer couture; nor is anyone too perturbed when socialite Beatrice Musgrave plunges to her death soon after. No one, that is, except ghostwriter and Merlot-lover Roxy Parker. She’s been writing Beattie’s 'autobiography' and has just stumbled on a secret that’s worth killing for.
Red Wolf
Series: The Red Wolf Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Boone is a lone wolf and bounty hunter living day to day and paycheck to paycheck. He loves the chase. He just wants to capture his prey, the most heinous of rapists, serial killers, etc., collect the reward and be home before the next full moon. Teaming up with his biggest competition, a female bounty hunter with her own secrets, his world is turned upside down; and not always in a good way.
Haunted to Death: A Jamie Brodie Mystery
Series: The Jamie Brodie Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jamie Brodie and his family are in Scotland, staying at Brodie Castle. The family is threatened with blackmail...then the blackmailer turns up dead. Jamie, Pete, Kevin, and Kristen set out to clear the Brodie name. Along the way they encounter a ghostly sighting, a wild rumor, centuries-old curses, and a massive cover-up. Will they find the truth before the Scots detectives arrest the wrong man?
Continental Divide
Series: Separate Ways, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 76,060. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Kids look for freedom and discover they have more to lose than they thought possible. London and Phoenix, culture and cowboys, nothing linking these two cities except a hit on a computer data search. Two cops, one a cowboy, the other a Lord- add a secret government agency, human trafficking, and a blazing mutual distraction. What the hell have Remington and Mainwaring gotten themselves into?
Frozen in Crime
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Frozen in Crime is the fifth novel in the Pitkirtly mystery series. As Christmas approaches, deep snow cloaks the little town of Pitkirtly, an armed robbery takes place and Jemima’s husband Dave disappears. But that's just the start of it!
The Collector
Series: An Alan Swansea Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 130,670. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What at first appears to be an online hoax launches retired PI Alan Swansea into an investigation exposing a gang of sex traffickers. Once it becomes clear that young Eastern European girls have been abducted and forced to take part in a deranged artist’s bizarre project, Swansea is engaged in a harrowing race to find the girls before they are thrust into an even more unthinkable situation.
Death Comes in the Morning
Series: Nathan Parker, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,390. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Nathan Parker never expected to find a body while hiking in Montana. And he certainly didn’t expect it to disappear. But those events land him in a conspiracy of greed that leads to a rising count of missing people. He is dragged to the brink of death, leaving him no option but to fight to survive.
News from Dead Mule Swamp
Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 37,570. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
News from Dead Mule Swamp is a cozy mystery set in the upper Midwest. Anastasia Raven is running from the pain of a failed marriage, and hopes to hide from the world in an old farmhouse she has purchased at the edge of Dead Mule Swamp. When she finds a hundred-year-old newspaper inside a wall, why is it stolen before she can even read it? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #1)
Show Me (Thomas Prescott 4)
Series: Thomas Prescott series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,410. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When retired homicide detective Thomas Prescott learns he’s inherited a 250-acre farm in Tarrin, Missouri (pop. 2,100), he can’t get there fast enough. As he slowly acclimates to small town living, he hears rumblings about a horrific crime in the town’s past. The crime appears to have been solved, but Prescott has his doubts.
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 . .
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.
The Afrikaans (Thomas Prescott 3)
Series: Thomas Prescott series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,650. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Intimate in scale, but grandly outfitted, the luxury cruise liner 'The Afrikaans' hosts no more than 208 pampered guests, among them; former FBI contract agent Thomas Prescott. When the ship is overtaken by African pirates who are demanding the U.S. send medical relief to a small Zulu village in South Africa, it is up to Prescott to keep the 400 hostages alive.
Resident Fear
Series: Fog on the Tyne. Price: Free! Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Resident Fear is a crime thriller set in the Northeast of England in 2018, after Britain was expelled from the European Union. The body of a wealthy Industrialist is found draped at the base of the iconic sculpture - The Angel of the North. D.C.I. Jack Renton soon realises it is no ordinary homicide, it has the hallmarks of a serial killer. Civil unrest and political apathy stoke the fear.
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.
Hard Press'd
Series: The Preston Andrews Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 38,460. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
2ND EDITION AVAILABLE HERE AS OF 07/30/2012 Preston Andrews is admired by women for his handsome face and well-toned physique, by all for his opinion and skill. He rejects FBI recruitment efforts to remain with the VBPD. His dad, a Senator, wants his son in the Foreign Service or politics. His 180 lb. dog shares his mansion and fails obedience training. His sister isn't speaking to him.
The Death of Amelia Marsh: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 1)
Series: The Sally Nimitz Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 96,600. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Elderberry Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
When Sally Nimitz discovers the body of her charming eighty-year-old neighbor she is devastated by how close violence has come to the quiet life she leads as mother, grandmother, and nurse. Sally can’t put the trauma of the murder behind her until she knows who could have done it and why. Early in her investigation, she finds there was much more to the sweet old lady than anyone ever guessed.
Going Urban
Series: Raver/Castillo, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,940. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Castillo is an assassin's broker. Boredom leads him to draw a doodle at a crime scene. The attention his art receives is addictive, but Castillo craves more. He creates his own urban legend, ends his partnership as a broker, and racks up a body count of his own. One detective is savvy enough to follow the killer's twisted logic. But Castillo is determined to remain free; and so the game begins.
Fear of the Father
Series: The Crockett Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,480. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It started when a friend asked an ex-cop a simple question. “Got a gun?” Unfortunately almost nothing is ever as simple as it may seem. Soon, David Allen Crockett found himself in a world he thought he’d left behind...a world of murder, deceit, treachery, shameless evil, and the possibility of the finest love he would ever know. All he had to do was survive.
Fire Games
Series: kendal chronicles, crime. Price: Free! Words: 90,700. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Detective Alan Kendal, Melbourne homicide is trying to catch Patrick. Each month he burns a house to the ground. When Patrick warns Kendal his time is running out. When his wife and daughters are kidnapped, things get personal. Why the vendetta against him? Kendal’s only clue, the fight he had with his father. The clock is ticking. Can Kendal win fire games?