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The Divine Beauty
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 142,120. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Following a military base burglary in the peaceful city of Orwell, Illinois, the entire community is plunged into disarray and twelve people from different backgrounds are set on a deadly collision course that happens to coincide with a treasure of power and majesty beyond all their imaginations. Twisting, turning, and brutally suspenseful, The Divine Beauty is the first novel by Evan Stalter.
Now He Thinks He's Dead - A Ben Spanner & H. J. Mavity Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,470. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
H. J. Mavity still wants to get rich quick; her ex-husband, Ben Spanner, still wants to keep her out of trouble; and her chief client, Lloyd Dobkin, thinks someone is trying to kill him. He's right-H.J.'s in trouble, and Ben has his hands full as Dobkin's murderer decides that the lovely artist knows the secret of the girl with the butterfly on her arm...
Even the Butler Was Poor - A Ben Spanner & H. J. Mavity Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,520. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
H. J. Mavity, painter of paperback romance covers, has a perplexing riddle to solve when her ex-boyfriend, Rick Dell, collapses at her feet after telling her that the words "ninety-nine clop clop" hold the clue to a lot of money. First she has to enlist the air of her ex-husband, Ben Spanner.
Killer Advice
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 22,180. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
The spaceship arrives at Vaadum Resort and Casino on fire, with some passengers already dead. Vaadum, the kind of place vacationers go by accident, has room for the survivors. Only someone has started picking them off too. Can they catch the killer before he kills them all? Killer Advice chronicles an adventure in the life of Misha, the hero of a novel Rusch wrote under the pen name Kris DeLake.
The Bangka Inquiry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,330. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The story takes place in the early nineteen-nineties on a small island in the Indonesian Archipelago and includes scenes that describe the place, the people, the customs and the difficulties doing business in a third world country. The story is peppered with colorful people from Indonesia and Australia, giving the reader insight into their customs and behavior for dealing with every day events.
The Eyes of a Stranger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,640. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Has Diane Hansen just interviewed the man who’s going to kill her? After putting her life back together following a tragedy, Diane has found a new love and a teenage “little sister,” Lara Ryan. Then, a story she writes on a pop psychic who once led police to the body of a murdered teen takes on chilling implications when a second girl is murdered and—so says the psychic—another is yet to come...
Danger Music
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,080. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Freelance writer Kenny Rubin has no intention of reawakening a killer when she sets out to solve the strangulation death five years earlier of an aspiring actress. Her magazine assignment: to find the name of the killer before the airing of a TV movie about the murder. But many of the people making the film knew the victim, and, as Kenny begins interviewing them, people around her start dying.
Brainwend Kill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,340. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012 by Knightime Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
How heavy the dead burdens of the past weigh on the living! "This is a great criminal mystery with twists and turns that keep the reader in suspense up to the very end." Annette Sandberg, former Chief, Washington Stat
G'Day USA
Series: The Ellie Bourke Stories, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,650. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Australian actress Ellie Bourke's latest movie promises to be a blockbuster and the Hollywood A-list are clamoring for her services. Then an old enemy is found dead, evidence strongly implicates her in his death and she’s on the run from the killer who tells her she’s next. Ellie's life is turned upside down and she needs to depend on the odds and ends of Venice Beach to evade the killer.
iBrain Hack
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,110. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In 2093, Apple invents the innovative iBrain. Droyd, Apple's main rival company does not have a similar product. They hire iHack, the world's most notorious hacker to hack the iBrain. What they do not know is that iHack is simply a sixteen year old boy. After accepting Droyd's offer, Sam AKA iHack, has to deal with something much more difficult than hacking... something called being a teenager
Absence of Evidence
Series: Sherman Allen, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A judge betrays her oath of office and compromises her integrity. A lawyers search for justice.
The Case of the Vatican Murder
Series: A New, Previously Forbidden Sherlock Holmes Adventure Series, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 37,280. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
The Third of Sherlock Holmes forbidden adventures presented under the Imprimatur of the Conan-Doyle Estate: Watson attends a Convention in Rome, where he is accused of murdering his friend and must deal with Vatican laws, the Napoleonic Code, and a sinister Cardinal. About to be hung, he is subjected to an astonishing series of events.
The Case of the Sow’s Ear
Series: A New, Previously Forbidden Sherlock Holmes Adventure Series, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 34,080. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Second in a series of Sherlock Holmes forbidden adventures approved by the Conan-Doyle Estate: Holmes and Watson search in China for the daughter of a man of substance. En route, they uncover a plot to destroy an industry vitally important to England. Their lives are threatened relentlessly. They interact with perfidious people, and the Queen.
The Case of the Lost Folio
Series: A New, Previously Forbidden Sherlock Holmes Adventure Series, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 33,540. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
First of a series of Sherlock Holmes Forbidden Adventures under the Imprimatur of The Conan-Doyle Estate. The wife of a missing Oxford Don enlists Holmes’ aid, leading to strange events at Stonehenge, Salisbury Cathedral, No. 10 Downing Street, Stratford Upon Avon, etc. Pursuing the Bard’s storied Lost Folio, foul murders occur, Royal embarrassment looms and Moriarity’s influence arises.
Crane's Landing
Price: $2.99 USD. 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.
Timeless
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Throughout history, the nature of "reality" has been pondered, debated and argued over, by scholar and layman alike. Amidst all this, the one thing we trust the most is the cooperation between our conscious and subconscious minds. This unspoken alliance lurks beneath the surface of our awareness, presenting us with what we see as "reality". But what happens when one side cancels that bargain?
Deadly High School Reunion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,800. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A small town high school reunion is rudely interrupted by a scream announcing murder. The suspects are many, including the Chief of Police. The murder weapon is found in his car. The victim was despised from the beginning of his life until the sudden demise of the wealthy lawyer he became. No one is sorry for his death.
Death in the Saddle (Not a Western!)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,700. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Was Bruxton’s murder a crime of passion or a premeditated act of revenge? It’s a case that crosses state lines, exposes the excesses of the very rich, and brings wartime secrets to light. Join detectives Mannheim and Oliver as they seek to solve the case of the philandering fat cat in Death in the Saddle (Not a Western).
Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye...The Fairbanks Enigma
Series: Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,930. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Once again the coffee-loving Private Eye, Maxwell Marlowe, is engaged to investigate the after hours activities of a mistrusted husband. He finds himself with an enigma...is he, or isn't he misbehaving? A routine investigation turns into a life-threatening experience for the 'super sleuth'.
Kiss and Smell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,300. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A wife who intentionally lost her memory and a woman who lost her loved ones – and how they found what they needed because of the odd, eccentric detective, The Basset. Can The Basset, with his ever-present canine partners (a PBGV and a German Shorthaired Pointer), reunite the wife and her husband, but not before intervening in the nefarious plots of the evil Too Sisters.