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Audition for Murder
Series: Maggie Ryan, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nick and Lisette O’Connor need a change. They leave New York City for a semester as artists-in-residence at a college upstate, professional leads in a campus production of Hamlet. Threats and accidents follow Lisette, and Nick worries it might be more than just petty jealousy. Maggie Ryan, a student running lights for the show, helps investigate a mystery steeped in the turmoil of 1967 America.
Death by Cubicle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,240. Language: American English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jay Giess comically portrays the vagaries of cubicle life, with its hovering quorums, folders filled with birthday cards, and concerns over a few square inches of work space, while deftly showing how the men and women in an office can come together as a family—or not—in response to a violent death.
Under Water Secret
Series: Brad Pratt and the Batt Team, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,500. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An action packed novel of a new method of terrorism. Submarines are used to strike targets in the USA. Brad Pratt and team are assigned to stop them at any cost. To complicate matters, he discovers the terrorists are going to attack his home on the Pacific Coast.
Petals of Deception
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Humor, mystery, romance are all in Petals of Deception. Marriage is to take place in two weeks, but with yellow roses, gifts, a jealous boyfriend, a nosey mother, and an old friend back in town, nothing is going right for the bride.
Halloween Horrors Volume 1 - 4 Short Stories Of Murder And Mayhem
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,780. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Curl up to these 4 bone chilling stories that will keep you at the edge of your seat. From creatures of the night to diabolical experimentation. These stories will set the perfect mood for your Halloween Enjoyment Included: The Matriarch The Air Guy The Darkness Will Find You The Divers of the Lake
Spirit Lake
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When his wife gains artistic fame and is accosted by agents and reporters, Richard Stapleton knows he must go to extreme measures to protect his family. There is nothing Richard won’t do to keep their hiding place a secret. Nothing.
Protect Our Children
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As part of a Task Force formed to discover a serial killer operating in several Colorado counties, two deputy sheriffs help sift through hundreds of tips to systematically rule out possible suspects until the killer is found. Who knew that the killer was closer than anyone thought.
The Golden Triangle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,760. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It wasn’t turning out to be a good week for police officer Clifford Hanger. First, his truck gets repossessed then Patrick, his friend from the police academy, gets murdered. Everything is pointing to police corruption but will Cliff find out the truth in time? Or will he find himself the killer’s next victim?
Paradise Lost
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,640. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
John finally makes detective. His first case is the murder of a wealthy developer. John starts his investigation by interviewing the neighbors to the developer including the owners of the nudist resort adjacent to the developer's property. A prude by heart, John makes rookie mistakes in his investigation. Follow John's investigation to see if he can solve his victim's murder.
Rent a Thief
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,670. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Tina wakes to find a masked thief in her bedroom, she's shocked to discover she might be attracted to him, and now she's wondering if she's lost her mind. True, her plan to move to Seattle to be closer to her daughter and grandchild isn't working out as she liked, and she's lonelier than ever, but has she resorted to dangerous thrill-seeking?
The Devil's Fountain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,150. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The story of the disapearance of a wealthy Florida couple, who have been missing for over six years. A startling discovery is made after forensics accountant Ed Castillo accepts a project to inventory and value the bequeathed assets of a large estate belonging to the Gardners. They were the wealthy couple who left the lucrative, and now bitterly contested, yet to be adjudicated will
Intersection of Intent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,670. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One woman’s desperate act starts an apocalypse of events for the residents of New Minden, Ohio. Twenty years later deceit, hidden motives, stale leads, and fresh clues intersect with murder and mayhem when Jacob, Keith, and Bobby, three of the town’s sons, look for the truth. All have their eyes on the young librarian, Colleen – not all for good intent. Intersection of Intent.
The Secret of Blackberry Lane
Series: The Lavender Series, Book 1 ยท , Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An old hermitage, a lost 'pot' of gold, the rebuilding of the famous Wabash and Erie Canal, and the search for a missing shipping magnate form the background to Tana's and Thor's vacation with her grandparents near Port Gibson, Indiana, a newly constructed 'port town' on the canal route.
Mermaid in Vegas
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,740. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
A mobbed-up Vegas casino boss captures a mermaid, then builds a display tank for her in an exclusive club where the regulars include Frank, Dean and the rest of the Rat Pack. Urged to action by his firecracker wife, casino detective Tom Blinder reluctantly undertakes a mission to free the mermaid.
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.
Crying Bullets
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,850. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Arnold Penxa is a white Detroit, semi retired cop and war veteran in black Detroit, Michigan who is determined to save the lives of children no matter the cost, no matter the color.
Motive for Murder. By David Williams & Sabine Williams. Smashwords Edition Copyright 2012
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 130,160. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Grin Tyler is a celebrity famous for his groundbreaking work in radio and television. He was ambitious, making many enemies so when he is found murdered in his own home it makes headlines. His best friend Allen Campbell decides to take matters into his own hands and investigates the crime along with Adam his grandson and Detective Simon Carr.
A Cook in the Kitchen
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,770. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Phyllis Carlson hates gizmos, gadgets, and anything techno. She keeps her entire world as uncluttered by technology as possible, not an easy feat in the 2060’s. But when someone murders her best friend, Phyllis faces the technology she despises head on in order to bring the murderous fiend to justice.
Denial
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,710. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Whoever says a middle school story would be boring hasn't met Jan Goodnight and her friends at Eastwood Middle School. Jan steps from two negatives into a middle school principalship in a small Texas town. Negative number one: her husband's accidental death. Negative number two: the former principal's sudden death. Death, danger, and detective work combine to liven up this tale.
Trader of the Lost Isle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,450. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When Nickerson Courte wants to open a trading post on the Caribbean island of Antigua, he has no clue that all merchandise there is Mafia controlled. And when his incorrigible curiosity leads him to witness the gruesome murder of the Island’s only