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Secrets and Lies - Harry's Secret
Price: Free! Words: 31,890. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Everybody has secret and everybody tells lie, but in case of Harry Wright these are both bigger than he had originally intended. What started out as a bit of fun, a distraction from his otherwise boring life that could come back and bite him on the ass if he isn’t careful. If being found isn’t enough there are other worries for Harry.
Grand Theft Otto
You set the price! Words: 75,310. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sheriff Cas Larkin is faced with a homicide and his elusive main suspect sees nothing wrong with taking someone else's vehicle when he needs transportation.
Repercussions
Series: Celestin City: Evie Cortez, 2.5. Price: Free! Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After some pestering from his daughter, Caleb goes to pay Evie a visit. He finds her without her memory and at the mercy of the latest threat in her life. With no other clear choice, he takes her home where he’ll protect her with every claw and fang in his possession. Third in the series following Anticipations, this is told in Caleb’s point of view. It's time to find out what HE feels about Evie.
K-9 Cop
You set the price! Words: 61,670. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Can a heartless cop enter the gates of heaven? You bet! He just has to become a dog first.
Criss Cross - a Posh Hits murder mystery - book 1
Series: Posh Hits, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 90,530. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Spoilt society girl Cressida Barker-Powell plans to murder her unbearable mother-in-law. But when she arrives at the scene, she finds the old woman already dead. Obviously her best pal, Monica, has carried out the deed for her. Cressida decides to show her gratitude by killing off Monica’s philandering husband. After all, that’s what Monica wanted, right? Wrong
A Good Man Gone (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book One)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s summer in St. Louis and Mercy Watts is on vacation from her parents. The great detective and his nosy wife are on a cruise and Mercy's off the hook for doing any investigating. But when a family friend has a fatal heart attack, Dad has one of his famous feelings and orders Mercy to look into it. One death leads to another and now Mercy can’t stop. You do for family. That’s all there is to it.
No Signal
Series: John Steele, Rural Detective, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,330. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Small town rural life is supposed to be simple, peaceful, and anything but tragic. Join private eye John Steele as he investigates a murder and searches for a good cell phone signal.
Death of the Marked
Price: Free! Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Angel’s been in trouble before. Now she’s gone. Nothing unusual, but this time Fritz is convinced it’s serious. He calls on an old cruising friend for help. It's the Ghostcatcher. As T.K. and his friends dig deeper, the bodies pile up. A rescue seems in order. Sunny and Chris know the plan is ill-conceived and fraught with danger. But it may be the only way to save Angel from a hideous death.
The Dove, The Dragon & The Flame
Price: Free! Words: 79,660. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
In every fairytale there's a heroine, a bad guy who makes her life a misery and one who comes to her rescue. Tradition dictates them as literary myths of afflicted love where good always triumphs over evil. This story isn't any old fairytale, but a modern one with a twist. One in which possession is nine tenths of the story.
Final Reckoning
You set the price! Words: 146,680. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Former SAS soldier Greg gets a call from his past. Isle of Wight police want to talk to him about a human skeleton found during extensions to Seastone marina. He allows himself to be dragged into the investigation that follows, and finds all his old skills returning as he uncovers evidence of illegal immigration, drug smuggling, money-laundering and murder.
The Misplaced Maya
Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: American English. Published: April 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
A resume that is not as truthful as it should be. A man applying for a job at Temple University makes a few big mistakes on his resume. Marlow spots the problem as problem with location or with the truth. The man seems to be looking for the Maya in the wrong place.
Life's a Beach Then You Die
Price: Free! Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
Max Fried is hired to find a client’s estate assets, but a killer breaks into his home and steals the client's computer. Max doesn’t know the computer contains clues to a 20 year-old murder but the killer doesn’t know Max has a copy of the stolen computer. Now, only Max knows why people are dying. If he can outwit the killer, he can return to his bar stool on the beach. If not, he’s victim #5.
Betrayed - The Bethany Rosehart Story
Price: Free! Words: 104,820. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
To say life gave Bethany Rosehart lemons would be an understatement.
The Three Secret Solvers : Secret Murder
Price: Free! Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A book of Suspense. A young boy suspects that there has been a Murder. So the boy and his friends team up and try to solve the mystery they are suspecting.
Colorado
Price: Free! Words: 20,200. Language: Spanish. Published: March 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Esta novela corta iba a ser un capítulo de una novela que estoy escribiendo. Es una historia de ciencia ficción ambientada en Marte y con toques de novela negra: luchadores, apuestas y asesinatos... y una chica (o dos) por medio. La ofrezco gratuitamente como muestra de mi trabajo.
The Theatre of the Apocalypse - Part 3
Price: Free! Words: 25,030. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
August and Ludwig escape to Siena and its great cathedral. Inside the gates they discover a code in the floor mosaic but the police are closing in. Caravaggio find a secret message in the forbidden part of Rome and is cast in jail. The message points to a cipher hidden in Dante and can unravel the pilgrim´s path to The Theatre.
Famous Authors’ Detective Club
Price: Free! Words: 28,760. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Here are bylines that you will certainly recognize … but not as mystery writers. Yet these engaging mysteries by the likes of John Steinbeck, MacKinlay Kantor, Bret Harte, Ben Hecht, even Voltaire, are yours to enjoy FREE. Eight stories (plus a bonus) will make you an insider to this exclusive “club” of storytellers.
The Theatre of the Apocalypse - Part 2
Price: Free! Words: 31,240. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
August and Ludwig discover the Codex Enigma-cipher in an old manuscript. It points to the most valuable artwork in the world, on display at Vienna´s art museum. They believe that the ancient artwork is the gateway to the lost temple. Meanwhile Caravaggio is hunted by Sciarra and realizes that, no matter how dangerous, the Theatre is the solution to his problems.
The Theatre of the Apocalypse - Part 1
Price: Free! Words: 36,160. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The wife of a famous business man is murdered after discovering a 400-year old code inside a priceless artwork at Vienna´s art museum. The business man hires a gifted criminal to help him investigate. In her notes they find fragments of a path to a lost temple where the first book ever written is buried with a secret that stretches back to ancient Egypt – all leading to a dangerous journey.
Famille parfaite dans l'imparfait
Price: Free! Words: 21,370. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Les menottes aux poignets, Cyrille Curry et son épouse Heather empruntèrent l’ascenseur de l’édifice abritant les bureaux de Me Clément Savary. L’inspectrice Roxane Royer et un agent de police les accompagnaient. Le couple venait d’être mis en état d’arrestation. Heather avait tué sa belle-mère. Son mari était accusé d’entrave à la justice et de complicité après le meurtre de sa mère et de son