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A Festival of Skeletons
You set the price! Words: 78,820. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
At such rare times of self-doubt, Sink usually fell back on his old adage: What I see I cannot change. But in the aftermath of the massacre it sounded somehow hollow. Fate relied on Sink being a bitter, jaded man. What had Vona whispered to him before they had parted ways? "You can't change the future, Mr. Sink, but you can surely change yourself."
Harmonica & Gig
Series: Qverse. You set the price! Words: 81,050. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Did you ever hear the one about the rabbit, the t-rex and the frog? In the near future, the internet as we know it has been usurped by a total-immersion virtual environment known as the qverse. A fully-interactive virtual universe for the entertainment, communication and business needs of a modern populace. But can a simulation be real enough to lead to a real murder?
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 Dove, The Dragon & The Flame
Price: Free! Words: 79,660. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
In every fairytale there's a heroine, a bad guy who makes her life a misery and one who comes to her rescue. Tradition dictates them as literary myths of afflicted love where good always triumphs over evil. This story isn't any old fairytale, but a modern one with a twist. One in which possession is nine tenths of the story.
Pieces of Me
Price: Free! Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Author proceeds from this book will go to 2 charities. Msizi Africa and Come Ride with me. Detective Inspector Ian Carragher leads a simple life. He loves unhealthy food, drinking, football and his wife. However he can barely look after himself, so when a series of gruesome murders occurs across London he has to find the culprit. However he finds out more about himself.
Crane's Landing
Price: Free! Words: 97,500. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
John's new house comes with an old problem. Sarah. She may be dead but she's not leaving until John helps her find out who killed her 36 years ago. The investigation leads John into danger and the realisation that you don't have to be dead to stop living.
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.
Pieces
You set the price! Words: 98,960. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.63 from 16 reviews)
Angelique isn’t a killer, not truly—but witnessing the murder of her best friend and discovering that the killer’s identity is missing from her memory sends her moral compass spinning wildly out of control. She must remember-before Det. Ben Marsden learns that the person behind the city’s string of bizarre killings, and the woman he's fallen helplessly in love with, are one and the same.
We Don't Know Jack
Series: Andrew Stone Mysteries, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 62,960. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Graft, murder and treachery in a tranquil academic setting. Dr.Andrew Stone, a successful but languishing professor, finds himself a suspect in the murder of his best friend, Jack Carniger. Influenced by his beloved fictional Scottish detective Rebus, Andrew forms an unlikely alliance with a young police detective to solve the mystery.
Paper Man
Price: Free! Words: 58,210. Language: Australian English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Volume 2 of the Bush Capital Series. A Cabinet Minister is murdered and Parliament House is in uproar. Newshound Paul Ryder investigates and finds himself in a dark world where his press pass won't protect him. Will he get the scoop of a lifetime? Will he bed a sexy TV reporter? Or will his byline end up on a tombstone? A fast-paced comic thriller set in Canberra, Australia.
Fools Club
Price: Free! Words: 71,690. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Fools Club tells the story of two stepbrothers­ — Colin Schaefer, the all-American golden boy, and Jacob Miller, the introverted genius — who together made a fortune with an internet startup and then lost it all in the stock market crash. These two stepbrothers suddenly find themselves locked in a dangerous struggle in which all the tensions and jealousies from their childhood will play out
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.
Running into the Darkness
Series: Deepest Darkness, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Samantha never intended to kill the President. As a doctor, she swore an oath to protect life – not take it. But that was before he ordered the murder of her family.
Tainted Souls
Price: Free! Words: 89,480. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Detective Rick Frost washes up in the sleepy Los Angeles exurb of Santa Isidora after being cashiered by the LAPD. An everyday murder investigation draws Frost into a web of corruption that stretches from the salons of Beverly Hills to the Green Zone of Baghdad and quickly pits him against powerful forces that even the Feds fear to disturb.
Spiked
Price: Free! Words: 65,600. Language: Australian English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Volume 3 in the Bush Capital Series. Canberra political correspondent Paul Ryder is chasing a story that will blow the doors off a federal election campaign. Trained killers, spies, hardened political operators and his mother-in-law desperately try to stop him. However, maybe this time fame and fortune will land in his lap.
Disillusioned, A Stan Turner Mystery Vol 2
Series: The Stan Turner Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 87,400. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2012 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.00 from 1 review)
Stan returns to law school after narrowly escaping the United States Marines Corps and court martial for the murder of his drill sergeant. He thinks law school should be a snap after the ordeal he has just endured, but he is wrong and quickly finds himself mired in a web of intrigue and deception that threatens both him and his family.
The Making
Price: Free! Words: 156,300. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
(5.00 from 1 review)
333 slayings in a 3 ½ year timespan. In 2002, Jeb Arthur Maruso was found guilty and executed, but does that mean he’s guilty? If you like reading about conspiracy theories, secret societies and serial killers, look no further. NC-17
A Cincinnati Cold Case
Series: Jimmy Warren, Private Investigator. Price: Free! Words: 87,570. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Unable to get his old position back, ex-detective Jimmy Warren is forced to open an office as a private investigator. His first case, a young woman who had gone missing five years before, twists and turns until it seems like everyone he knows is involved. And out to get him. This is the first book of the Jimmy Warren, P.I. series.
A Small Place Called Space: Seeds of Doubt (Book 1)
Series: A Small Place Called Space. Price: Free! Words: 59,160. 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.
Last Breath
Series: Downs Crime Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 58,570. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a total stranger entered Cairns Police Station in Far North Queensland, a bored Sergeant Downs becomes suddenly interested. To solve a mystery, he is dragged half a continent away to an opal mine in Coober Pedy in South Australia. This led to a manhunt in outback Queensland over the case of two missing miners. This is the first book in the Downs Crime Mystery Series.