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Fatal Fortune
Series: Lottie Baldwin Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,140. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
No one in Cheyenne, ND believes in Lottie Baldwin’s psychic abilities; especially not Harlan Erikson, Lottie’s boyfriend, and Chief Deputy in the Sheriff’s Office. When a friend’s husband disappears, Lottie can’t leave it to Harlan. Armed with her courage and her tarot cards, she tries to solve the mystery herself, regardless of who attempts to stop her: Harlan, her friend—or the criminal.
War at Home: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,040. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The case starts out close to home: Daniel Kirkland never arrived at Yale for the spring semester. What at first seems like a missing persons case becomes something bigger, as Smokey delves into the heart of the anti-war movement. Gradually he realizes that he has stumbled into America’s second war of the decade: the war at home.
The Death of Amelia Marsh: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 1)
Series: The Sally Nimitz Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 96,450. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.57 from 7 reviews)
When Sally Nimitz discovers the body of her charming eighty-year-old neighbor she is devastated by how close violence has come to the quiet life she leads as mother, grandmother, and nurse. Sally can’t put the trauma of the murder behind her until she knows who could have done it and why. Early in her investigation, she finds there was much more to the sweet old lady than anyone ever guessed.
Thin Walls: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,260. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Smokey Dalton and Jimmy, the young boy he protects, have settled into a new life on Chicago’s South Side. But when Smokey gets hired to investigate the death of a black man in a local park, he realizes that the murder might not be an isolated case. The case forces Smokey to dig deeper into the area's history—and secrets. Secrets so dark, they threaten his very existence.
Smoke-Filled Rooms: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,960. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
On the run after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., Private Investigator Smokey Dalton has settled under an assumed name in Chicago. But history won’t leave him alone. His job in security at the Chicago Hilton places him in the center of the protests at the 1968 Democratic Convention. Worse, a killer works his South Side neighborhood. Smokey must take action, before he loses everything.
Blood Marks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,500. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
He's smart, he's attractive, and he has a special vision: whenever he sees the blood marks on a woman--marks only he can see--he knows what he must do. Kill her. Brutally. And not leave a trace of himself behind.
The Tupelo Twist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,340. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Elvis Presley's hometown, an elderly man dies under suspicious circumstances, another man is left, murdered, in a ditch and the resulting investigation and mayhem leave a third man dead. Benny Bob Brenton, PI helps the Tupelo PD solve the mystery before he gets into a life and death confrontation with a drug dealing ex-con. The motive for the murders? $20 million worth of Elvis memorabilia.
Flashdrive
Series: Dan Allex mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,880. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
(4.00 from 10 reviews)
A mystery that starts in a quiet community in Lake County, Minnesota. An abandoned fishing boat with a corpse included is found half submerged in the reeds of German lake. Retired sheriff, Dave Johnson and his wife, Jan, follow clues to help the F.B.I. track a robber and murderer to an unusual end. Enjoy the humor of the Midwest while trying to solve this mystery before the characters do.
Aloha Means Goodbye: A Murder on Maui Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,130. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A gruesome murder. A friend framed. One detective races to stop another bloody masterpiece. If you like charismatic characters, artistic whodunits, and twists you won’t see coming, then you’ll love Robert Stephens’ captivating mystery.
Original Finish
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,090. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
a cursed chippendale desk propels wally winchester, a severely obsessed arts and crafts furniture picker, into the first great adventure of his life. thrown into the midst of a murder-littered conspiracy and an international forgery scheme, the intrepid wally finds himself torn between saving the antique score of a lifetime and saving his own life.
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.
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...
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.