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Tor's Tin of Tall Tales, Volume One
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,730. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A collection of ten mystery stories from Tor Richardson, including: "Starting Over," "Foreverglades," "The Case of the Missing Mushrooms," "Another Slow Night in Paradise," "The Man in the Paper Mache Hat," "My Name is Sue!" "Furious and the Nosey Neighbor," "Sindie Slick and the Lamp Trick," "Foreverglades II: No Time to Rest," and, "Randy's Choice."
The Phoenix Rising
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,710. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Shadowmire Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
As the most serious threat ever facing the galaxy now looms over them, Calvin and his crew continue their mission to expose the dark conspiracy haunting the Empire. Now a fugitive on the run, Calvin has no choice but to work alongside Raidan’s mysterious Organization. And form an alliance with a misfit band of fair-weather friends. Meanwhile ships are vanishing and murders are going unnoticed.
Le livre où un homme sauve son fils
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,500. Language: French. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Viktor Ingham a laissé partir son travail, son époque, sa femme, sa raison, croyant que ce serait pour le mieux. S’étant perdu lui-même, la vie lui amène alors sur un plateau neuf clients, neuf affaires que le tout jeune détective de 44 ans s’apprête à résoudre, avec l’impression de plus en plus vive que chacune de ces enquêtes a été placée là dans le seul but de le remettre sur son propre chemin.
Thorns
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Shelton believes flowers save people, so he’s appalled when Ruth-Anne Grant demands he remove her name from his floral delivery list. The roses he spent his morning crafting came from her stalker. Shelton, embarrassed and frightened for her, gives her the stalker’s name, thinking his involvement will end there. Only it doesn’t. The police show up looking for his help to catch a murderer.
The Deadly Prize
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,350. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Unlikely circumstances bring together five people from widely divergent backgrounds for the execution of a unique crime A series of coincidences unite the characters, each seeking his own redemption, in a complicated web of wrongdoing, narcissism, and retribution. Clever thinking, stealth, and cunning draw the reader into this complex tale, which ends unpredictably, with justice for all.
Body in the Lake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,770. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When small town detective, Tony Petrocelli, and his daughter find a decapitated woman's body floating in the lake at the town's park he knows it's going to be a long hard case. Who wanted her dead, and why?
Arcanorum: A Lake People Novel
Series: Lake People, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 104,860. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Jane is a woman without a past. She wakes up in the back of a car with handcuffs on her wrists, with a man intent on doing her harm. She escapes, but into the murky underworld of New Orleans. A mysterious man shadows her and strange memories tantalize her.
Mourning Shift (A Tory Bauer Mystery)
Series: Tory Bauer Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Mourning Shift, the fourth of six mysteries featuring the crew at the Delphi Café, Tory's Halloween is complicated by city-wide celebrations, a dead stranger in the cafe bathroom, the arrival of a stripper who intends to stay, and the loss of a good friend.
Hotel Noir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Pale Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
An imaginary island. A gracefully decaying hotel. A renegade saint. Hospitality was never like this...
Death in a Solitude Time Capsule
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the 13th of the Amish Country Murder Mystery Series, a grisly discovery is made when a 100 year old time capsule at Dana's church is opened. The next day the minister of the church is found dead. Solitude's amatuer sleuths, Fannie, Dana and Sharon, seek to find answers and in the process uncover some long buried secrets.
The Girl In Brown - A Gunner Long Case
Series: The Gunner Long Casefiles, Book 1. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An amoral scientist trying to regain control of his experiments. A deceptively innocent woman fleeing dangerous people. And a random vigilante pursuing unknown horizons. It all adds up to a game of deadly intrigue and weird danger which Gunner Long, one-time bounty hunter turned cynical detective, must play through if he is to escape with his life.
The Case of Jack the Nipper ~ A Chronicle of Mister Marmee
Series: The Chronicles of Mister Marmee, Volume 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Victorian London is gripped by a series of gruesome attacks and a senseless murder, Scotland Yard turns to the renowned consulting detective Sir Happy and his faithful colleague Mister Marmee to help track down the beast before the killer claims his next victim. Will their efforts be too late to save London’s most eminent veterinarian Dr. Stephen Hanover from the jaws of Jack the Nipper?
A Dream of Death (Detective Lincoln Munroe, Book 1)
Series: Detective Lincoln Munroe, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
OPP Detective Lincoln Munroe is coming up empty. As a serial killer terrorizes the area surrounding London, Canada, Lincoln finds himself at a standstill waiting for the perfect killer to make his first mistake. While the body count rises without any leads, Lincoln is haunted by dreams of discovering skeletal remains in the forest beneath a bloody knife - dreams with a link to a decades-old crime.
In Shadow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,430. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A brilliant chemist, Denise Markham, is murdered at a university in Miami. Detective John Conway discovers she developed a drug that enhances psychic ability and was administering it to friends who bankrolled her research. The killer is now stalking Laura Perkins, the only witness to the murder, a professor with whom Conway falls in love.
Rubicon Ranch: Riley's Story
Price: Free! Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A little girl’s body has been found in the wilderness near the desert community of Rubicon Ranch. Was it an accident? Or . . . murder! But who would want to kill a child? Everyone in this upscale housing development is hiding something.
Paddy Plays in Dead Mule Swamp
Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,250. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When Anastasia Raven agrees to keep Paddy, an Irish Setter, for the summer, she didn't understand the mischievous nature of a large puppy. As a volunteer, she meets Corliss Leonard, and his granddaughters Star and Sunny, whose mother disappeared seven years ago. The girls fall in love with Paddy, but can the dog solve their problems? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #3, full-length novel)
Not My Mother's Son "Things Aren't Always What They Seem"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
David thought nothing else his mother could do would shock him. How wrong he was. Each time he visits her in prison, she ends it with a chilling statement, “Remember, David, things aren’t always what they seem.” Now on trial for murder, her testimony is the only thing that can save him. As everyone in the courtroom holds their breath, you will too…remember, things aren’t always what they seem.
Dead of a Counterplot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Long Lane Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a student is found murdered at Mudge Hall, lecturer and literary critic Adam Ludlow pursues her killer around the seedy pubs, nightclubs, and boarding houses of early 1960s London. He meets small-time criminals, a communist cell, and a police inspector keen to show off his knowledge of English Literature. But to solve the mystery, Ludlow must discover the secret of an incriminating bracelet.
Mirror Maze - Book III in the Janek Detective Series
Series: Janek Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,060. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A beautiful young woman meets her latest "pickup" in a Manhattan hotel bar and goes back with him to his room, where she drugs him, robs him, and humiliates him. Several hours later, the "mark" is found dead, the mysterious young woman is wanted for the murder, and Janek and his team of detectives are assigned to the case.
One at a Time
Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
James is a secret agent who is about to retire but before his bosses allow this he must complete one last mission: Get rid of his team members.