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Lucky Strike by John Rhall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,030. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Who gets murdered by lightning? Jason Crane is at it again. The unusual deaths of several students from the University of Miami require a fresh investigation. Who better than the resident law student who the waitress at the student café thinks is cute, but still can't get his order right. Armed with the ability to sleep through most lectures, and a mind that won't quit, Jason is hot on the trail.
A Priestly Affair by Carl Schmidt
Series: Jesse Thorpe Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,990. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A Priestly Affair is a lively and offbeat thriller. Monsignor Francis O’Reilly has a three-year-old daughter, conceived during a one-time sexual encounter with a seductive parishioner, Nicole Levesque. A DNA paternity test confirms that he is the father of the child, but Nicole has never allowed him to see “Evelyn.” Father O’Reilly hires private investigator, Jesse Thorpe, to find her.
Dead Down East by Carl Schmidt
Series: Jesse Thorpe Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 90,120. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dead Down East, a fictional murder mystery, is both detective noir and smart screwball comedy rolled into one. Jesse Thorpe, a young private investigator, receives a mysterious phone call from a former client, Cynthia Dumais. She begs to be rescued from an island south of Brunswick, Maine, within a mile of where William Lavoilette, the governor of Maine, was assassinated the night before.
Siete Llaves by Noel Romero
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,140. Language: Spanish. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Una novela que contiene todos los ingredientes para mantener el interés del lector todo el tiempo. Misterio, enigmas, acertijos, acción, crimen, suspenso y aventuras se entrelazan para crear una trama que va en aumento a medida que avanzan las páginas, hasta llegar a un final inesperado, explosivo y lleno de emociones.
Betrayal: A Nova Scotia Murder Mystery by Laura Stapleton
Series: Nova Scotia Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,810. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Welcome to the first full novel in an Atlantic Maritime series soaked in romance and murder. When a family friend of Mandy Hays washes up on shore, everything points to homicide. But how, when he was alone on a fishing trip? Her sexy neighbor, Dr. Aaron Nicholson, knows much more than he can say.
Sydney Drakeford, Detective by Dawn Pitts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,140. Language: Australian English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
How will Margaret Winthrop fair during her trial for the murder of William Winthrop? He was known to have many ‘enemies’ and few friends. He was attending his wife’s funeral when he was found dead, but who did the crime. His children, work colleagues and their associates all had reasons. See if you can work out the culprit before the trial come to a close.
Aitutaki Sting by Drew Lindsay
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tony Haddad is suspected to be hiding away millions of dollars to be used for a very nasty cause. The Australian authorities needed to catch him but he is a very cunning criminal. It was decided to use Ben Hood to set up a sting in the South Pacific paradise of Aitutaki. Deception, mayhem and death surround Ben as he tackles a mission which he has basically been tricked into accepting.
Seven Keys by Noel Romero
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mystery, puzzles, riddles, crime, suspense and adventure go side by side in this impossible to put down novel, all the way until a very surprising end.
The Nobleman (Chapter 1-3) by Jaffrey Clark
Price: Free! Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the son of business tycoon, Robert Tole, goes missing , and a murder scene is discovered by Brigg Bay, the worst is assumed. Days later, it is confirmed: Jason Tole is dead. Detective Marc Jackson is not new to murder. What complicates this case is his past, with the Toles. As his investigation unfolds, one thing becomes clear: Jason's death was no tragedy, it was calculated and personal.
Dread by Carrie Mattern
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,940. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Colleen Nye. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Mystery of Cry Baby Bridge has shrouded the town of Marion since 1948. Three decades later, four teenagers, seemingly from different backgrounds, come together, determined to uncover the truth about a crime that had gone unsolved for thirty years.
Перчатки Для Скворца by Нина Третьякова
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Russian. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Весна известна грязью. Для меня же той весной грязью стало все. Я входила в новый день, уже ничего не будет по-старому. Страх обернуться назад, вдруг проиграла, и зло захватило мою душу. Так и случилось — в мыслях не было ничего, кроме ненависти и ужаса. Есть ли грань между ценностью жизни и убийством? Желаемый результат всегда один: остаться в живых, заглянуть за грань, наступить на нее…
The Angel Singers (A Dick Hardesty Mystery, #12) by Dorien Grey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,450. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Grant Jefferson joins the Gay Men's Chorus as a protégé of its biggest supporter, and begins causing more dischord than harmony. So, when a car bomb ends Grant's plans to be a star on The Great White Way, there is no shortage of possible suspects; and when the chorus' board of directors hires Dick Hardesty to see what he can find out about the murder, he ends up in a complicated case...
Coronado's Trail by Carl and Jane Bock
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,020. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In 1540 Francisco Vásquez de Coronado led an expeditionary force from Mexico into what is now the American Southwest. His journey provides the backdrop for this contemporary mystery novel. Deputy Sheriff Calvin Creede mostly works alone in one corner of Arizona’s smallest county. His job has been a simple one until the day a flash flood exposes the rusted remains of an old pickup with a body....
The Patricide by Kim Ekemar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,330. Language: British English. Published: August 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After a fire, the wealthy landowner Patrice Lafarge is found dead and alone in his bedroom locked from the inside. What at first appears to be an accidental death is after the autopsy declared to be a homicide. One of Patrice Lafarge’s children, present to celebrate his 75th birthday over a May weekend, must be the killer – but who committed it, how was it done and what was the motive for it?
It's a Sin by Steve Burford
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detecive Sergeant Dave Lyon is assigned to Detective Inspector Claire Summerskill’s team as part of the Service’s ‘positive discrimination policy’, no-one at Foregate Street Station is happy, includeing Summerskill and Lyon. While investigating a murder they are forced to question not only their relationship with each other but with the Foregate Street Station and the Police Service as a whole.
Cobbs Field by R.J. Peters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,450. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cobbs Field the 2nd novel in the series about Richard Wood, and his two Associates Thomas Whitcomb, and Karen White Richard Wood receives a frantic call for help from a long time friend Walter Austin, his wife Joan, and friend Tony Roberts. They have gotten involved in a situation they fear they have no control over, and are scared to death that they may lose their lives.and their very souls.
Bangkok Sunrise by Leslie Cameron
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016 by booksmango. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
How can you rescue a Thai girl from a brothel? Jade has an idea to save her sister, Mayya. “Mr Lee, he clever man. You must make him offer…” and she used the drippings in my saucer to draw a map of ‘Mike-v-Lee’. First, a square: “This you,” she said. Then, a second square… about six inches away. “You be useful – if work for Mr Lee, he no hurt you.” I had no argument with ‘not getting hurt’. “You k
Murder at Police Station by Robert C. Waggoner
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,780. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While on a short vacation, staying with her father, in Bandon, Oregon, US Marshall Stacy Foreham is called to the scene of a murder. Chief of Police Lance Eagle Feather is found with a hunting knife in his heart inside the locked police station. Also to complicate matters, he's been scalped! Murder at Book Club. Poison is the method. But who did it?
The Rag, The Wire And The Big Store by Duane Lindsay
Price: Free! Words: 62,800. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Two Grifters, Off to Fleece the World… Robin Hood? Not these two. Meet Leroy Logan, a young man who’s going to be the best con artist ever and Katherine “Fast Kate” Mulrooney, a young woman with even bigger dreams of her own. Together and apart, for sixty years of living large, Kate and Leroy will embezzle anything, con anyone and love each other without reservation.
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