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Clearwater Fit
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 58,630. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The guys try to get fit; Natalie gets her first case; Jimmy is back; he needs work; a widow has gone missing; Joe has to be Frank for a day .. oops! Luke sorts out a mess for Joe and Bob ... oops! a thief returns Joe's cell to not get killed; Billy has a new problem; Joe explains love to Amber; the stress of her job is too much for Mia; Janille has a deal for Joe; another romp in the Florida sun!
Down In Whisper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A plane crashes in the night. A pilot is dead. People disappear. Each new mystery brings more questions to Barringer and Associates. Peter is depending upon Meg and Rain to find the answers. Meg knows she has to be the one to succeed.
Artistic License
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
After five years in a bad marriage, Annie Callaghan filed for divorce, quit her job, and began to pursue her dream of becoming an artist. But in the process, she made one very big mistake. As she tries her best to get her life back together with the help of an attractive widower, she inadvertently puts events into motion that draw her into a conspiracy involving a stolen masterpiece and murder.
A Sudden Rise
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,750. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Jet-setting sales executive Jake Bigman has just achieved his dream of winning “Best in Show” at the annual Budgerigar Championship. His sudden rise up the ranks of exhibitors caused a degree of consternation in the close-knit island community with some competitors going as far as to speculate that foul play was afoot.
Daniel Taylor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,310. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2015 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The ring of the emperor Diocletian was lost long ago. However, a modern-day Russian oligarch is willing to pay whatever it takes to find and own it. He has hired an expert, Daniel Taylor, to track it down in Rome. Meanwhile, another Englishman, another man, a very different Daniel Taylor, has arrived to enjoy a holiday in the Eternal City. Their identities are mistaken in the quest for the ring.
Safe House
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,580. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Thanksgiving is coming up fast and the snow is starting to fall, plunging Colorado into a winter wonderland. But who has time to celebrate? Certainly not battered women's counselor Kaye Berreano. With two teens, a job that tends to claim all of her attention and a new relationship with police investigator Pete Farrell, Kaye is more than a little overwhelmed.
Jack Dreary: The Man Within
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,490. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(Book 2) Being thrown off the case and under federal investigation, Detective Jack Dreary did not think his life could get any worse. If only he knew how wrong he was. Now being hunted by the very man he has been tracking, Jack has to take the law into his own hands. But, through a series of events his world is turned upside down as the truth about him, his ex-wife and his life are revealed.
Deadly Production
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,650. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mapleton Police chief Gordon Hepler thinks his troubles with the small-town politics are behind him. But when a movie-making company sets up shop in Mapleton, it doesn't take long before things go sideways, and Gordon has a dead body to deal with. The mayor says it's not a Mapleton problem, let the movie people deal with it. Will Gordon listen to the mayor, or risk his job to find the truth?
Deadly Interest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,590. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Reeling from a public humiliation by her former lover, Alex St. James returns home to find that her elderly neighbor has been murdered. Alex also discovers that the spunky old lady had been secretly looking into her bank’s lending practices. Drawn into the murder investigation, Alex uses her connections at Midwest Focus News Magazine to help the police find the killer.
Deadly Blessings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It's not often Alex St. James has a story this tantalizing fall into her lap, only to have it snatched away again. As news researcher at Midwest Focus Television in Chicago, she'd been set to interview a young Polish immigrant woman, pregnant by a Catholic priest. When the woman is found murdered, and Alex tries to investigate, her boss abruptly reassigns her.
Half Off
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by The Zharmae Publishing Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Detroit becomes the epicenter of a new-world, crime-fueled wave of anarchy, homicide detectives Drew Hoard and Ray Zybicki push their partnership down violent avenues to survive a few more days of corrupt cops, international terrorists, drug lords, and puppeteer politicians fanning the flames.
The Ninth Man (A Dick Hardesty Mystery, #2)
Series: The Dick Hardesty Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,750. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Dick Hardesty is hired to investigate the mysterious death of a client’s lover. The police assume the death is drug related. In the course of his investigation Dick learns of eight similar deaths, all seemingly unrelated. The victims had nothing in common other than being gay, and all dying the same way.
The Butcher's Son (A Dick Hardesty Mystery, #1)
Series: The Dick Hardesty Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Dick Hardesty, working for a public relations firm, is assigned the task of helping elect a rabidly homophobic police chief governor. Dick’s being gay himself, coupled with rumors that the chief had one of his identical twin sons murdered for being gay doesn’t make Dick’s job easier. He soon finds himself caught up in a whirlwind of politics, drag clubs, and do-good reverend’s homeless shelter.
Desperate for Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Turquoise Morning Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Just when Kelly’s life has calmed, she faces yet another of life’s puzzles. Except the pieces in this one don’t fit. First the apartment behind her house is torched, then a string of bizarre “accidents” occur to set her off-balance. Who is stalking her? Where does the disappearance of a young girl and her disreputable boyfriend fit in? And why are two men using the same name?
And Hereby Hangs a Tale of Murder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,420. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The story of one man's evil that has a horrible affect on two families. As fate would have it, in the end he pays for his greed and for the intolerable way he treats people.
The Esposito Caper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,510. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It was a simple little heist and a not so simple murder. Crime is easy. Family is what’s tough. And for Gino Esposito, family obligations could be the end of him. His grandfather wants to prove he’s the genius behind another artist’s works. All he needs is for Gino to steal a diary that’s currently in the possession of the Mafia.
Honeymoon Hotel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Determined to find out who’s behind the movement to drive local business owners off the beach, Dan Marlowe embarks on a hunt that leads him down a trail riddled with arson and violence. Just as he’s closing in on the truth a sinister figure appears. The more Dan investigates, the more he finds at stake, and every way he turns, he ends up back at the same dark, dangerous place—the Honeymoon Hotel.
An Eye for An Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
While hiking a deserted highway late one night, Captain Jake Black, ex-army officer, witnesses a car pull to the side of the road and dump a large wrapped bundle. The car sped away and Jake moved in to investigate. Hearing sounds from the bundle, Jake’s first thought was that someone had dumped an injured dog. He carefully removes the wrapping to find a badly beaten woman.
Flash
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,420. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is the first of the Dogleg Island Mysteries, a powerful new series from the author of the Raine Stockton Dog Mysteries.
Hidden Horrors
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,340. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Justin Cooper isn’t the typical Sheriff’s applicant in the small West Virginia town of Slate Creek. The new Sheriff soon learns of the twenty-year old unsolved Hopkins murders. Incensed with the shoddy police investigation reports, Cooper vows to bring the murderer to justice. Through masterful detective work, the hunt leads to a frantic pursuit of the killer.