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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...
Late Murder @ 10
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,420. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mark Alexander, an ex-investigative reporter (turned broadcast engineer for a St. Louis television station), witnesses the on-air murder of a hated news anchor by a mysterious assassin. When evidence points to the co-anchor Laura Skaggs and her survivalist fiance.
Mayne Manor
Price: Free! Words: 33,550. Language: Spanish. Published: May 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Sirviéndose de distintas excusas, ocho personas son convocadas a pasar un fin de semana en Mayne Manor, una majestuosa mansión victoriana en el condado de Surrey. Lo que iba a ser un tiempo de esparcimiento y recreo, pronto se convertirá en una auténtica locura, una aterradora experiencia que los dejará marcados para el resto de sus vidas.
Matinicus — An Island Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,230. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Steeped in Maine island lore, this century-spanning double mystery pits a renegade fishing community against an unhappy child-bride of the 1820s, a defiant twenty-first-century teen, and a hard-drinking botanist who escapes to the island of Matinicus to avoid a crazed ex-lover and verify a rumored 22 species of wild orchid, only to find himself hounded by the ghost of a child some 200 years dead.
The Casebook of Detective Jim Jesson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,370. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jim and Pete's first book with ten short stories. After making the digital transition in the 90's, the boys became technical detectives. With Jim's investigative knowledge and Pete's technical abilities, they end up in some pretty strange circumstances in stories like Sick Call, Rosie's Ghost, Play it Again, Charlie and many more.
Laid to Rest
Series: Theatre Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story set in the historic Regent Theatre, where ghosts of years gone by still roam among the red velvet seats. James, a visiting actor, senses that one of them has an important message to pass on.
Tmi
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 76,410. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
If you heard someone plot a murder would you call the police or pretend it never happened? And if you did call the police would they believe you or add you to the top of their suspect list?
The Missing Parker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,970. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Missing Parker is a mystery set on a semi-isolated island in the Gulf of Georgia, between Vancouver and Victoria. When a man is found murdered the Royal Canadian Police are summoned to investigate. Shel Holack is sent to investigate, she knows the'How' of the killing and the 'Where'and 'When' but nothing else and in particular any motive.
Scenarios - A Collection of Nameless Detective Stories
Series: Bill Pronzini Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A Shamus Award-winning Author Few characters have the loyal readership of Bill Pronzini's "Nameless Detective." The fourteen stories in this collection span his entire thirty-five-year life on the printed page. They include "It's a Lousy World," where Nameless proves that a friend did not commit the crime he was accused of; "Dead Man's Slough" and many others.