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Fish Tales: The Case of the Colossal Calamares
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 79,600. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Graduate students Dave Linders and Craig Cree undertake a diving expedition to collect a new species of fish in the Sea of Cortez. Teaming up with fish expert Professor Thompens, their plans are interrupted by the presence of rogue squids and the devious Rashid who steals the prized fish. Emma and Jacob Hardin, along with friend Eloy, begin an intense search to locate Dave and save the fish
The Confidence Box
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 14,810. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012 by The Seashell Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This story is about a young man who, faced with family tragedy at an early age, manages to plan for the future and figure out life's paramount lessons. As it happens, he stumbles on a windfall and his life's plan again skews for the better. In the end he finds that he has experienced tragedies, hard work, military service, education, love, generosity and of course confidence.
A Long Line of Dead Men
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,250. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Matthew Scudder investigates a secret, private club in Manhattan whose members suddenly start dying, when it becomes obvious that someone is trying to kill them all.
A Walk Among the Tombstones
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The wife of Kheran Khoury, heroin wholesaler, is killed after he haggles over the price of her ransom. With the help of two computer geniuses, a streetwise punk, drug lords and his friend, ex-cop Scudder, they track the killers through the back streets of Brooklyn.
A Stab in the Dark
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,570. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Louis Pinell, the recently apprehended "Icepick Prowler," freely admits to having slain seven young women nine years ago -- but be swears it was a copycat who killed Barbara Ettinger Matthew Scudder believes him. But the trail to Ettinger's true murderer is twisted, dark and dangerous...and even colder than the almost decade-old corpse the p.i. is determined to avenge.
When the Carny Comes to Town
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,970. Language: American English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jolie did not want to sit above the dunk tank at the carnival's food pantry fundraiser. She never dreamed what Scoobie saw that day would nearly kill him. His ex-con mother shows up and there's murder to add to the mix. Soon Jolie is doing more than appraising real estate, and even that is complicated by home burglars. She asks reporter George Winters for help, so you know she's desperate.
The Ghetto
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by eXtasy Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
The Ghetto is the hottest attraction in Atlantic City, an adult fun house where the frights aren’t supplied by skeletons and goblins popping out of the dark, but by ghetto scenes played out in front of the audience.
The Beauty of Our Weapons
Series: Andersson Dexter, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,400. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by in potentia press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Storefronts busted, businesses destroyed, accounts frozen. No one knows who’s behind the rash of vandalism in the virtual world, Marionette City, or how to protect themselves from becoming the next victim. The third instalment of the Andersson Dexter series of science fiction mysteries.
Where There’s a Will There’s a Murder
Series: Residue Class Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 75,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
What looks like an accident, sounds like an accident, and moves like an accident—is probably a murder. With a $-billion inheritance at stake, it's probably lots more than one. Enter the Residue Class, that diverse team of amateur outcast sleuths—an international team of geniuses whose social skills do not equal their skills in mathematics, computers, science, and catching murderers
Le Canon du Diable
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 23,020. Language: French. Published: February 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Le Canon du Diable est un roman jeunesse policier, qui se passe dans l'univers de la musique, au service de meurtres de musiciens...
Laughing Man
Series: The Strange Seed, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack Erthmun does not believe that the dead actually speak to him, but in their own way they tell him so much. Jack is a New York City police detective with his own very peculiar ways of solving homicides, and those ways are beginning to frighten his colleagues. He gets results, but at what cost? What's happening to Jack Erthmun?
Death Next Door
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,290. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What happens when two aging professors whose fathers were dedicated Nazi scientists, finally perfect a mind-altering drug that can be used to modify human behavior? Ralph Morrison, a retired cop soon finds out as he tries to prevent the Nazis from using the drug to take over the world.
Resident Fear
Series: Fog on the Tyne. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,500. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Resident Fear is a crime thriller set in the Northeast of England in 2018, after Britain was expelled from the European Union. The body of a wealthy Industrialist is found draped at the base of the iconic sculpture - The Angel of the North. D.C.I. Jack Renton soon realises it is no ordinary homicide, it has the hallmarks of a serial killer. Civil unrest and political apathy stoke the fear.
Good Grief in Lottawatah
Series: Brianna Sullivan Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,760. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Good Grief in Lottawatah, Brianna Sullivan's first day on the job in the town funeral home is full of surprises, including ghosts with complaints and the unexpected murder of Lottawatah's richest and crabbiest citizen. Can reluctant psychic Brianna Sullivan survive both a killer and her mother's surprise visit? Good Grief in Lottawatah is the 8th volume in this fun mystery series.
Mój bozon Higgsa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,300. Language: Polish. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Educational
Moja książka to sensacyjny romans. Fabuła jest pretekstem do pokazania dwóch ośrodków fizyki jądrowej: w CERN pod Genewą i w Dubnej pod Moskwą. Pracowałem w każdym z nich po dwa lata. Książka zawiera wiele wspomnień i anegdot związanych z tymi ośrodkami. Poza tym Czytelnik znajdzie tu wiele informacji popularnonaukowych, dotyczących akceleratora LHC w CERN pod Genewą. A. Moszczyński.
Death Wears a Tricorn: A Frameshifts Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,120. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Harry Pettiford was prepared for sleaziness when he took on the public information job for a local pol's re-election campaign in suburban Holburn, a small Virginia town between Alexandria and Arlington. Harry wasn't prepared when his boss got a spike to the heart. Death Wears a Tricorn is a mystery that will keep the reader guessing until the last page.
The Mysterious Mystery by Pattimari Sheets & Peter Cacciolfi
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 45,600. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Mysterious Mystery Deaths seemed to be in abundance in this tangle of mystery and foreign intrigue, but like a spider web with fingers going out in a myriad of ways would the crimes ever be solved? These pages are woven with lies, deception, poison of such magnitude they are guaranteed to keep you spellbound throughout, for the detectives involved maintain an endless energy and determination
The Witness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,960. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Chicago police detective Tom Herlihey is called to a church desecration. What should be a routine investigation takes a surprising turn, with the deeper mystery coming after the person responsible is caught.
The Wrong Side of Paradise
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,010. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Burr Rollins is a private investigator who is thrust into an increasingly dangerous investigation into the disappearance of a childhood friend, Tyler Cohane. Woken one morning by a frantic phone call from Ty’s mother, who has just been roughed up by some thugs looking for her boat-bum son, Burr sets out to discover why Ty disappeared and why some very bad people seem to be anxious to find him. H
The Wrong Time For A Killing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,970. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Private detective Franc Donahue, with a stroke of (bad) luck, is the first person to the scene of a multiple murder. It's not his case,he's not interested, no one has hired him to solve it but events keep dragging him in to it. Set in Madison, a fictional northeast Tennessee town, on the edge of the southern Appalachian Mountains, in the current era.