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By Will Jowers
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"AN INNOCENT GIRL WAS BRUTALIZED AND KILLED, AND AN INNOCENT MAN WAS SAVAGELY EXECUTED FOR THE CRIME. ANOTHER MAN MUST RIGHT THE WRONGS – REGARDLESS OF THE COST." Michael McKay is that man, and "Holy Revenge" is his mission.
Press On
By Linda Rae Blair
Series: The Preston Andrews Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,480. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Press has now thoroughly offended everyone around him. His woman is gone, his heart is broken, and he's just simply in a pissy mood! Lt. Wallace is watching Press implode and take the Virginia Beach PD Homicide Squad down with him. Press is ordered to see the department shrink! Soon, Press and Jones are on the road--following doctor's orders!
LUNCH READS Volume 4
By E.B. Loan and Ted William Gross
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by Istoria Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
LUNCH READS: Volume 4 Two mysterious stories that take readers on a journey to the border of fantasy at the junction of imagination and dreams! In this fourth volume of the Istoria Books LUNCH READS series, readers will encounter a girl frightened by strange events and stranger parents and a Jewish widower grappling with sorrow and longing.
Kindred Souls
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
She calls herself Linda, although it’s not her name. She travels from nursing home to nursing home, fixing problems, helping others. Until she meets Eloise Mortimer. Rich, famous Eloise Mortimer. Dying Eloise Mortimer, who fancies herself a latter-day Miss Marple, but who might simply be something much more dangerous. Much more destructive.
Jackie-O
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Jacqueline Kennedy Onassis—former first lady, editor, mother, grandmother—lives a life of mystery. But she wants to solve a mystery of her own: who changed the world on November 22, 1963? Oswald? A group of conspirators? Originally written for a mystery anthology titled The First Lady Murders. Includes the complete bonus story, "Bring Me the Head of Anne Boleyn"
Strays
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,880. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the first days of the Clinton administration, Ransom, a DC private eye specializing in Republican dirty tricks, falls on hard times. He finds himself investigating the murder of a local celebrity—Bob the Weather Cat. Chosen as one of the best short stories of 1993.
The Ugly Machine and the Man Who Sold The Planets
By Wallace Provost
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,780. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Can a game machine commit murder? Maybe if it contains a self-evolved avatar. Rick Koenig and Gus Byrne built the Ultimate Game Machine. A Neural processor with nodes in 500 cities around the world. With it and the avatar, by partnering with Homeland security,they they fight Drug Lords and help a South African Industrialist build a space ship.
Come the Shadows
By Wendy L. Young
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,150. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Officer Will Harmon lives a comfortable life in Campbell Creek, North Carolina, where there hasn't been a murder in seventeen years. When bones are discovered in the old bread factory his life is disrupted but the body only the beginning. Challenges, threats, and surprising mysteries are coming and he will do whatever it takes to protect the life he loves...
Victoria Seacress...A Mystery
By Tom Bryde
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2011 by Writers AMuse Me. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Victoria Seacress, despite her best efforts, is relegated to reporting fluff until she is the only one available to cover a plane crash... the plane that arried her mentor and best friend. Not believing the official reports, she sets out to prove Duncan Farmer was murdered because of the story he was working on.
100 Years of Brotherly Love
By Linda Rae Blair
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,410. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It didn't begin that morning when Trick's mother found them standing in her kitchen, one with his daddy's big knife in his hand, all 3 with bloody hands. It wouldn't end, even when her panic over their blood oath faded. It had begun nearly 100 years earlier. It would last their lifetimes and beyond, this brotherhood of theirs. These 3 would live to stand against arson, murder, blackmail, & more!
A Covent Garden Mystery (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #6)
By Ashley Gardner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,200. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
June, 1817 When Captain Lacey's latest investigation (the disappearance of "game girls" from Covent Garden) puts his own daughter in danger, Lacey's crusade turns personal. He will do anything, and call in any favor from anyone, in order to protect his Gabriella, the daughter he's not seen in fifteen years. Book 6 of the Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries.
Invisible Webs
By Carol Dibley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,850. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by Hightor. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Vital secret research papers are stolen and Ken Halcombe a former secret service agent is called back to duty to find the papers before they can be sold. It is a matter of national security. The beautiful Michelle Coates is one of the suspects but Ken can't get involved.
The Golden Path: Book 4 of The Chimes of Resdorn
By DonnaLee Wheeler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Life is good in the Algoran Federation and The Leiknoss Alliance until a strange group of people who have suddenly appeared, seemingly from nowhere, makes an outrageous demand backed with threats of violence. Who are these people? They are even willing to kill if their demands aren’t met. How can you defend against completely random killings directed at famous artists & community leaders?
Kalleni Beyond: Book 3 Of The Chimes of Resdorn
By DonnaLee Wheeler
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Pirates are attacking commercial shipping, seizing the cargoes and killing the crews. Who is behind this nefarious scheme? And why? Why is someone shipping thousands of kilos of mushrooms from here to there, to there? Why break harsh Federation laws against trading with a coded planet? Don’t they know that no one messes with Kalleni Merchants or the gutsy over-age Attorney General of Jellek?
Glint
By Joseph Valentinetti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
KIRKUS REVIEWS: The object that drops Denver car salesman Quitman O’Neil into a world of trouble is a 1964-D Peace dollar.
One Promise Too Many
By Rick Bylina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,850. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 9 reviews)
For his first case, Detective Roger Stark has 42 hours to find a kidnapped child, but his adversary plays by a different set of rules and continually raises the stakes until someone has to pay the price.
The Chimes of Resdorn
By DonnaLee Wheeler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,360. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dulsena Kalleni belongs to the largest merchantile house in the Algoran Federation. Dulsena has been looking for Mr Right. She finds Loren Brenev who turns out to be Mr Wrong. Nayland Brenev, the nasty villain, has two goals: gain control of the Algoran Federation and kill Dulsena. The Chimes Of Resdorn includes two books in one cover and was a 2008 New Mexico Book Awards Contest finalist.
Scars
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,800. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rena lost everything when her husband and son died in a fiery car accident. Now she has only her daily swim at the rec center, where she hopes no one pays attention to her horrible burn scars. But someone noticed, the same someone who murders a lifeguard while Rena does her laps. Only Rena can identify the killer, but the identification is not as easy as it seems...
The City of Lost Secrets (A Mara Beltane Mystery - Book 1)
By Katie McVay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,110. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Is the Talpiot tomb, unearthed in Jerusalem thirty years ago, really the lost tomb of Jesus? Novelist Mara Beltane hopes to prove the rumor true and turn the story into a best-selling thriller. With the handsome biblical scholar Uri Nevon at her side, she digs up shocking evidence--proof that prompts authorities to shut her up...and threatens to rock Christianity to its core.
Jack Zane: Evil at Storm Lake
By Jan Sumner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,440. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Digging up your family history can be fascinating and terrifying. From Kansas to Louisiana to Storm Lake, Iowa, Jonathan Smyth begins a search into his past only to discover it is clouded in secrecy and mystery. Although being pulled into an ever darkening hole, he must know the truth. What he finds both devastates him and changes his life forever.