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The Robbery: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Walter decided to rob his company when his business was failing and his wife, Muriel, no longer loved him. His plan was simple: grab the bearer bonds and run—worry about the details later. Everything was fine until a Puerto Rican youth robbed him while he was making his escape. Now he was the victim--and that changed everything.
Love Hurts
Price: Free! Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Let me tell you something about love. They say love hurts; well, my love killed a whole town. Only a small town mind, but a whole town all the same. Love doesn’t just hurt, it maims, cripples and kills. I know; I’ve seen it in action.
Bubba and the 12 Deadly Days of Christmas
Series: Bubba, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,850. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Bubba Snoddy’s got some problems. His family has descended for the Christmas holidays and not in a good way. Everyone is up to no good. And Bubba just found another dead body, this time Santa Claus sitting in the sleigh in front of City Hall. Everyone thinks Bubba done did it...again. He's got to move quickly and find the real murderer before more people get killed. Book 2 of the Bubba series
Shadow Unit 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Contains the novel, "Refining Fire" by Elizabeth Bear and Emma Bull, plus bonus material. There are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
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 . .
The John Doe
Price: Free! Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
They would have liked to know who the John Doe was, but more importantly they wanted to know what he was. And what was his power, the power they did not understand? He could not be allowed free. He was not an ordinary man.
Fatal Liaison
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 74,120. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The lives of two strangers become inextricably entangled when they each sign up for a dinner dating agency. Greg's reason for joining has nothing to do with looking for love. His recently divorced sister has disappeared and he’s convinced that the agency, or at least one of its clients, may be responsible. Neither is Megan looking for love...
A Matter of Faith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Does Faith Moreno's romantic pursuit of a young priest help Detective Stark bring a murderer to justice or just mark Faith as the next victim?
The Tax Assassin
Series: Seth and Ava Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2012 by Cook Street Publishing Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
“I don’t care if you kill to get the money; you’re going to pay your taxes on this land,” tax agent, Paul Bradley said in 1913, only moments before his death. A hundred years later, Seth O’Malley’s old friend passes him a cold case - 4 unrelated murders in almost every medium sized city across the US. When murder-for-hire turns personal, Seth and Ava must find the tax assassin before he kills Ava.
Under Suspicion - The Legend of D.B. Cooper
Series: The Legend of D.B. Cooper, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 151,010. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Two men on the same side of the law-with two different objectives. While investigating the same case, the situation turns deadly. Jim Harper is a small town sheriff determined to protect his community. Alan Bradley is a hard driving, big city Special Agent of the Drug Enforcement Agency. The two clash during an investigation involving the legendary D.B. Cooper. Who will find the truth first?
The Phoenix Crisis
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Shadowmire Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The leaders of the Phoenix Conspiracy are poised to usher in The Hour of Ascension. And it is up to Calvin to expose the conspiracy before the Empire collapses in a firestorm of civil war. The Organization, the Akiras, CERKO, the Advent, the Phoenix Ring... it all comes down to this moment. And the question on everyone's mind is, can the Empire survive? Or will it be lost to the tempest.
Paddy Plays in Dead Mule Swamp
Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When Anastasia Raven agrees to keep Paddy, an Irish Setter, for the summer, she didn't understand the mischievous nature of a large puppy. As a volunteer, she meets Corliss Leonard, and his granddaughters Star and Sunny, whose mother disappeared seven years ago. The girls fall in love with Paddy, but can the dog solve their problems? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #3, full-length novel)
A Study in Steel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A violent war, long past. The extinction of the human race. A city populated by genetically engineered, robotic beings. Vera is a Search Engine in the gritty city of Duplicity. A P.I. in a world of machines, her life revolves around finding information. But when her client is murdered she is caught up in an investigation into the corrupt past of the city itself
Shadow Unit 7
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
“Smoke & Mirrors” by Elizabeth Bear, “Not Alone” by Holly Black, Elizabeth Bear, Emma Bull, & Chelsea Polk, and more.
Shadow Unit 8
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Contains “The Unicorn Evils” by Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear, “Basilisk Hunt” by Emma Bull and Holly Black, and more.
Olive Park
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,060. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sacramento Cold Case Detectives Stan Wyld and Jake Steiner, with assistant Mallory Dimante, are handed the worst unsolved serial killer case in California history. But, as the investigation unfolds, it becomes apparent that the Olive Park murders were just the beginning. The killer has never stopped, and now has chosen it's next victim. And no one knows who it is. And no one can stop it.
Death at Lampier
Price: Free! Words: 49,840. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The four generations of women from Bear Ranch are back. Death comes visiting at a nearby ranch. Adventures continue for Summer, Marlowe, Oriole, and Chalcey.
Clearwater Cowboy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Joe is hired to look for a 5 year old boy: Natalie has a baby; June worries about two girls placed in the wrong home; Frank is thinking of moving to Florida; Luke and Joe do a AAA serve - ouch!; CHIPs hires a new investigator; Bob Morse needs Joe to come up with an 'alternate theory' to the crime or his client is going to jail; Jimmy and Doc go kayaking where an 16 foot gator lives; another romp!!
A Dread In The Spine
Series: Fortunecity Series. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2018 by Writertain. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
At different times, some people saw visions of hell and heaven. Suddenly, someone starts kidnapping them and killing some of them. Nosa is given the responsibility of searching for them. He is forced to do this amidst the love dramas in his own life.
Watching Marilyn
Price: Free! Words: 72,450. Language: American English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In the heatwave summer of 1962 Frank Watson, an investigator with a dubious past in pre-revolutionary Cuba, is hired to plant phone taps in the Hollywood home of Marilyn Monroe. There are rumours Monroe has kept a diary, a red book, detailing her affair with John F. Kennedy, the record of a scandal that could bring down the President.