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The Beach is Back
Series: Surfland Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,370. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
The Beach is Back, and so is America’s wettest, weirdest town, as a rain of mystery and hilarity falls once more.
Blood Moon - Book One in the Robert Payne Mystery Series
Series: The Robert Payne Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,380. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Former FBI agent and psychological profiler Robert Payne is on the trail of a serial killer..A 12 year old girl has been murdered and mutilated, and the detective assigned to the case wound up dead. Now Nora Conners, the girl's wealthy murder, has hired Payne to solve the murder and bring closure.
Rex Royale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 124,080. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When the decomposed body of a charismatic Las Vegas casino mogul is recovered from a northern California lake resort, a reporter and free lance writer investigate. They discover the community’s dark secrets; missing women, arsons, police corruption, and rogue backwoodsmen in a remote hunting lodge. A startling discovery reveals a decades old murder committed by one of the community's leaders.
Dark Secrets (A Rare Finds Tale)
Price: Free! Words: 11,400. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Rare Finds tale. Gilbert Solomon, a finder of rare objects, is hired to locate the only existing copy of the final episode of an obscure 70s TV show. At first, it seems like an easy case, but soon the show’s producers start turning up dead. Who is responsible? Gil doesn’t care. But he’ll have to play detective if he hopes to stay alive long enough to find the tape and receive his hefty paycheck.
To Whom It May Concern
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,660. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Spontaneous human combustion and the idea that it passes from generation to generation has long fascinated me, as has magic and the supernatural. In a coal-blackened back shed, when I was six or seven, I saw a girl of about twelve do simple magic, passing her hand through a candle's flame and having her pet crow do tricks. Later, these elements came together and I wrote “To Whom it May Concern.”
The Dreamcaster
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,940. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Fifth-grader April discovers that a voice in her dreams is her father's, a research scientist who disappeared years ago. She soon learns that nearly everyone in town is having strange dreams, and the dreams are being controlled by a renegade scientist, the man responsible for her father's disappearance. April, her mother, and an undercover federal agent rescue her father and stop The Dreamcaster.
Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye...Wayne's Daughter
Series: Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,420. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
max is distracted in his attempt to find out what happened to the daughter of an old school friend, and the cause of his distraction is the gorgeous georgina; but max is nothing, if not a dedicated super sleuth, and balances his love life and the search for his friend's daughter, but at the cost of his passion for running.
Maze in Blue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
2012 IPPY E-Book Regional Bronze Award Winner University of Michigan senior Denney Silber believed true friends could always be counted on. They were there for football games, sorority parties, and the little bumps in college like bad hair days, dating woes, and cramming for exams. Most importantly, Denney knew friends don't kill friends.
Rajan Iqbal - Maut ka Jadoo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,280. Language: Hindi. Published: May 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Iqbal and Nafees are off to a small village in Madhya Pradesh looking for Nafees's ailing uncle. When they reach his ghost-like servant tells them that his uncle has left for somewhere; and then starts a tale of black magic, horror and suspense which is blended with the unstoppable comedy by Iqbal & Nafees.
Hawk Moon - Book Two of the Robert Payne Mystery Series
Series: The Robert Payne Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Two beautiful Indian women are found dead with their noses cut off - an old Indian practice to punish infidelity - in this suspenseful second mystery by best-selling author Ed Gorman. The mutilation murders stun the quiet Iowa town of Cedar Rapids and call for the special skills of criminal psychologist Robert Payne, who uses clues from the crime scene to piece together a psychological portrait of
Sindie Greets the Handyman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
For a retired hit chick in a sleepy Northwest town, a new neighbor with an unknown past means trouble. He may be a cop. He might be an enforcer. He claims to be a simple handyman... but for Sindie Slick, former Pole-Dancing Hit Chick, that's the least credible story of them all.
Furious and the Nosey Neighbor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,940. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When a former assassin retires to a sleepy Northwest town, dumb luck lands him directly across the street from the town gossip, the busiest busybody around. Common sense says to stay away. Unfortunately, the curious town tattler has a far different idea in mind.
Outside The Box
Series: All Mixed Up, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Senior Sergeant Stanley Morris and the team are in the thick of it again. A terrorist organisation has targeted some of the country's top people. To try to save the hostages the team need to think out of the box.
Rajan Iqbal ki Wapsi
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,110. Language: Hindi. Published: May 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Rajan Iqbal, the desi heroes of your childhood are back again in a new Avatar. In their first adventure, Rajan Iqbal along with their girlfriends Salma-Shobha reach Garh, a small town in Himalayas looking after a drug mafia. The story takes a dreaded twist when Salma goes missing, supposedly dead.
Jake Dellahunt, Vineyard Lawyer (with an office on the Cape)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,690. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2012 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Past indiscretions force criminal lawyer, Jake Dellahunt to move to an island to put his life back together again. Inheriting his old law partner’s house on Martha’s Vineyard, Jake is drawn back into the courtroom to keep a promise to his old partner to solve a 1942 island murder mystery while defending neighbors and friends charged with various crimes.
Carpe Diem
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 by Suspense Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In a failed attempt to put years of personal danger behind them, Rance and his wife fly to their Castle de Molay. An ancient journal bequeathed to Rance by the recently deceased last Knight Templar, along with the responsibility to seize the day, will plunge Rance, his wife, and friends into a world of mystery, adventure, and danger, extending to Scotland, Ethiopia, Nova Scotia, and back to Spain.
Who Killed Santa?: A Christmas Mystery Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,590. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Disillusioned public defender Jamie Lister gets a call for a new client on a snowy evening. Mary is accused of killing her husband. She claims innocence and insists her husband is Santa Claus. Can Jamie discover the truth or is Mary lying to get away with murder?
Open Skies
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The death of an airline copilot during a layover in Chicago may have looked like an accident, but there were suspicions that hinted at something else. Jack Sawyer - a private detective who had once been an airline pilot - is then hired to investigate. Along with his estranged wife Susan and a caste of others, Jack sets out to track down a killer and the real reasons behind the murder.
Penelope and The Movie Star
Series: A Penelope Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,010. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After Marvel Movies comes to Penelope’s school to shoot a motion picture, things go from bad to worse. She sneaks onto the set while they are filming and witnesses a murder. Only thing is she had her eyes shut. The police think she may remember something and so does the killer. What’s a girl to do? Come see in the third book of the series, A Penelope Mystery.
Twistered
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,190. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
My name is Dorothy. I live in Kansas. I've seen a few tornadoes in my day, but nothing like the one that dropped my dead ex-husband, Wade, on my doorstep in a crushed motor home. Wade looked almost as beat up as the RV when he spilled from the back door, his red sneakers sticking out. I almost had the feeling I wasn't in Kansas anymore...