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The Adventure of the Costume Ball: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,880. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this short-story prequel to A+ For Murder, Michael O'Brien must solve the theft of a priceless necklace before the thief gets away from the party.
Terror At St. Anne's
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,290. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young girl witnesses murder at a prestigious all-girls Catholic Academy, traumatizing her into repressing her memory for years. Now a recent college graduate, Traci Carlisle receives an offer to teach from the Director himself, Father Paul Price; an offer which could not have come at a better time.
Clearwater Heat
Series: Clearwater, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,030. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Coop and Joe are the new 'go to' investigators for Bob Morse. They are asked to find any mitigating circumstances in an arson, manslaughter charge against Morse's client. The wierd part is that the accused continues to claim his innocence and expects help from an unexpected source. Meanwhile Mia, has some important staggering news to give Joe. And Rosalie asks Doc for a favor that almost kills her
On the Footprints of the Ghost Clinique
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 26,610. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012 by Florin Alexandru Radu. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
ON THE FOOTPRINTS OF THE GHOST CLINIQUE is, above all, a social novel. It is constructed with the style of a crime novel, to facilitate the public access towards a more digestible literary type of fiction. The majority of the characters are marked by an immense social trauma.
The Kiddush Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,280. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A great new mystery series! A great bat mitzvah, a dead grandmother, a rabbi with a family problem, a gathering storm of synagogue politics, and Cantor Shoshana Goldberg would much rather mind her own business but finds herself right in the middle of it. Welcome to the new Cantor Shoshana Goldberg mysteries. The Kiddush Murder is only the beginning! You don't have to be Jewish to love it!
The Body Reader
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 21,680. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Body Reader is a detective/thriller novelle introducing the red haired rebel detective Cordelia Storm who accepts no rules except her own. Canberra, Australia is threatened by a blood thirsty serial killer who knows no mercy, Storm must solve the case otherwise more people will die.
Prophecy Rock
Series: Will Lansa Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,580. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Prophecy Rock - winner of the Edgar Allan Poe Award Will Lansa, who was raised by his mother in Aspen, is spending the summer on the Hopi Reservation with his father, the tribal police chief. Pete Lansa is investigating the murder of a man found near a sacred site--Prophecy Rock, and some on the rez suspect it's the work of a powaqu,a powerful witch.
Blood Diamonds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,410. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A well-planned diamond heist falls apart and turns into a four-way bloody scramble among the thieves to grab the stolen diamonds.
Menacing Eyes
Series: The Guardian Saga Trilogy, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,640. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
If you look over your shoulder, you might notice the target on your back! Katrina Castillo is oblivious to the danger she is currently in. She's a graduate student working at State University trying to get her life back together after a recent tragic death. An attempted mugging brings Michael White, an enigmatic stranger, into her life. As danger draws near, will she be able to tell who to trust?
Yellow Eyes
Series: The Guardian Saga Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
Katrina is awakened by a bump in the night. What follows is a horrific set of events that leave Katrina grieving and on the run. Safety is a thing of the past because with each step she takes her pursuers are inches behind her, breathing down her neck. Friends and foes are suspect and death is stalking her ever so closely. Will recent events set her free or bring her even closer to death.
Crépes Suzette A Cozy Mystery
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,080. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wrigley Rose, 25, Entertainment Editor of the Uptown Bulletin, begins to search for her biological family. A slander suit is slapped on the paper and her because of her witty humor. When the three guys she thought she couldn’t live without and her job become tenuous life takes a suspenseful turn. Mysterious information about her family surfaces, throwing Wrigley into life threatening danger.
Tango Key
Series: Tango Key Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,480. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Florida's Tango Key has never been so hot. Especially now with multimillionaire and amateur archaeologist Doug Cooper turning up headless behind his beach house. It seems a number of people stand to gain from his demise, including a stunning young widow, an adulterous son, and two gold diggers from Cooper's South American exploits.
Crimson Angel
Price: Free! Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On the day Alice broke up with Edmond, she bumped into an eccentric yet extremely gorgeous boy on the street. He claimed his name was Len. Things seemed to have got better after meeting him. And then, things started to aggravate… With each passing day, Alice got more attracted to him. Still, everything about him remained a mystery. He refused to reveal things about his family and home.........
First Offense
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,590. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
You didn't mean things to go so far. You didn't expect the man to put up a fight. But it'll be okay. All you have to do is stick to your story. Don't volunteer anything. And always remember: You have the right to remain silent.
The Philosopher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,410. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
‘The Philosopher’ (John Hazzard), all the way from Australia, or some other God forsaken place, arrives in a small Pacific North Western town armed only with his wit, his radical vision of Philosophy, and his foreign accent. His mission? To challenge the community’s cherished values, traditions, politics and religious fundamentalism.
Eye of the Sun
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The historic community of Bailey in the hills of Tennessee becomes a site of murder when Judge "Baby" Godbold, about to retire from the bench, visits some young relatives with a home there. It takes all of her imagination and knowledge of people to solve the crimes.
The Island Affair
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,440. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this Malice Domestic mystery, Judge "Baby" Godbold in on vacation at her brother's island getaway when a gorgeous woman with a tarnished reputation is found murdered on the beach. The judge,working with the local constabulary and the woman's sister, seems to be getting nowhere until the murder of a gay antiques dealer, who happens to be a friend of the first victim turns up.
Death at a Solitude Nuclear Waste Dump
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,370. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Amid the controversy over cleaning up a nuclear waste dump site near Solitude, Dana and Fannie seek to unravel the disappearance of Fannie's cousin who went missing in the 1970s. They seek to help the missing man's son determine whether his father was a patriot, a spy or victim in the plant where he worked producing fuel for nuclear submarines. 15th in the Amish Country Murder Mystery Series.
Murder at the Windsor Club
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,690. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
It's 1936 and the wealthy families of Boston’s Beacon Hill like to keep their affairs private. When art objects disappear, when family members go missing, or when bodies turn up in unexpected places, they all turn to the Jeremy Dance for damage control.
Grand Jury
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,140. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A deputy district attorney confronts a witness over her testimony in a grand jury hearing.