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Open Season for Murder
Series: The Mac Faraday Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,900. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Intrigued by a mysterious phone call from a young woman claiming to be Ashton, retired homicide detective Mac Faraday can’t resist diving head first into the cold case. But he’s not the only one. Someone behind the scenes has gone to a lot of trouble to bring Ashton Piedmont’s friends and enemies to the Diablo Ball—which promises to be a gala event to die for!
Rockabye County 8: The Owlhoot
Series: Rockabye County. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,600. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2018 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Armed with a long-barreled Colt Peacemaker, masked by a bandana and dressed like an old West cowhand, the Owlhoot robbed couples necking in cars on lonely roads. When woman Deputy Alice Fayde and her partner, Deputy Bradford Counter, stood looking at two dead bodies killed by .45 black-powder bullets, they knew the Owlhoot had changed his game. He had to be caught before he used the Colt again.
A Wedding and a Killing
Series: The Mac Faraday Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,970. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mac Faraday and his lady love, Archie Monday, decide to elope to the little church where his ancestors had all married. However, before they can say, “I do,” the sanctuary erupts into chaos when Gnarly finds a dead body. Mac and his team discover more questions than answers during their investigation. Which of the seemingly kind-hearted church members is really a cold-blooded killer?
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.
To Hide in Holly Springs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,280. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“An eye for an eye.” Layla Dixon never dreams of living in the small town of Holly Springs, North Carolina. Having been born and raised in New York City, the teen never fathoms the idea of ever leaving her hometown. Until one day when a horrific scene makes her beg to be anywhere but home. Her parents, both doctors, are kept in the dark when their daughter begins to display strange behaviour.
Some Things Are Sweeter Than God
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,430. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Lorinda Rivers is a public defender and a highly competitive woman. Her client, Kevin Jensen, is a man who’s facing the death penalty after being charged with the brutal murder of his ex-girlfriend. And so, before long, Lorinda is faced with a difficult moral dilemma: Should she ignore her conscience and defend Kevin aggressively, even if it means that he might go free?
24 Hour Lottery Ticket
Price: Free! Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dianne Canton is a lawyer whose life is in dire straits. When Emma Watkins knocks on her door, Dianne thinks she is a bill collector. Emma turns out to be a former judge who holds a $73 million lottery ticket that will expire in about 24 hours. Years ago, the media destroyed Emma and her family in a bitter recall election. Emma wants to stop the media from publicizing her name.
The Priest
Price: Free! Words: 1,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018 by Androgynous Papers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“The Priest” is a fictional short story about revenge. Oddly enough, the author personally does not believe in revenge, but states the story came to her in a dream. The story is well written with an unexpected ending.
Gladys
Series: The Lillith Chronicles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bonami Jeffs' lawyer partners and their families are threatened by a gangster, who forces him to hire the man's debutante daughter as second chair in a high-profile murder case. This is a short novella.
Such a Cruel Month
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,750. Language: American English. Published: July 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s April and Stu Abbleford wants to walk in the park even though his wife objects because two men died there in recent months. Days later in the park Stu meets an old boss he blames for a brutal accident. Stu wants to kill him, but the job proves difficult and then the boss turns up dead anyhow. Stu unravels as he tries to sort out what happened, and in the end, he surprises even the cops.
The Mystery of Flight 2222
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,180. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Two strangers meet while seated on a long distance air flight. Severe mechanical problems disable the plane, and they crash into the sea. They must survive sharks, severe weather, death, hunger, thirst, and must more to get home.
The Murdered Metatron: Metatron Mysteries Book 1
Series: Metatron Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,940. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2018 by DevilDogPress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The voice of God is dead..... When John Smith wakes from a coma in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania he remembers nothing of his past.
The Resurrectionist: Metatron Mysteries Book 3
Series: Metatron Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,510. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2018 by DevilDogPress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Book 3 of 3 The voice of God is dead..... When John Smith wakes from a coma in Gettysburg, Pennsylvania he remembers nothing of his past.
Roses, Wine & Murder - In the City of Steeples
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,960. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A gripping madcap adventure laced with N.E. history, vineyards & wine dinners. Roxanne, a gardening expert is being targeted after a wealthy wine connoisseur is found dead in her city garden. Georgi, a flamboyant wine aficionado realizes both their lives are in serious danger as a greedy villain fools the detectives in this twisting, turning tale! A modern-day story full of flair and foul play.
Eventually
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,130. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Religious
“Haa! You mean George killed my parents?” said Maryam. She was shocked! “I don’t even know how it happened; I was eavesdropping from somewhere.” said Auntie Zaynab. Read the continuation in the long description. A story by I May End Soon
Khooni mahatvakanksha
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 9,670. Language: Gujarati. Published: July 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It is important to have at least one goal in our life. Sometime our goal becomes ambition or desire for us. If we stays positive towards our ambition and give our hundred percent than we can achieve success without harming our self or any other. But if our ambition becomes obstinate or greed than it can become a poison and can ruin our life as well as life of others.
Twelve to Murder
Series: The Mac Faraday Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two people are brutally murdered in their summer place on Deep Creek Lake. Suspected of the murders, former child star Lenny Frost takes innocent bystanders hostage in a local pub and demands that Mac Faraday find the killer. Can Mac save the hostages by piecing together the clues in less than twelve hours, or will it be a fatal last call at the stroke of midnight?
The Rise and Fall of Afolabi Shaku Shaku
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Religious
Read the story of a Gangster, Afolabi by name, as he rose and he eventually fell. Read about how he rose and about what led to his downfall. Read about the rise and fall of Afolabi Shaku Shaku. A Story by I May End Soon,
Night Prayer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,950. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Brother Francis O'Neil has spent much of his twenty-first century life studying the work of his monastic founders, Jane de Chantal and Francis de Sales. By profession, he is a clinical psychologist and doctor of Chinese medicine, on top of his fascination with the two sixteenth-century religious figures.
Vespers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,760. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2018 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
There is a fine line between spirituality and magic. One emerges from the depths of who we are, the other out of illusion. This distinction is pivotal in Vespers: Evening Prayer from the Office of the Dead. The magical island of Kauai Hawaii provides a fragrant setting for readers to join Abbot Francis as he continues along his spiritual path while ministering as a Clinical Psychologist.

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