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The Producer's Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 90,840. Language: American English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Worlds collide. A bully D-list Hollywood producer is desperate to save his shaky film empire. A cooled-out private eye has become his personal go-to girl for every jam he gets himself into. A savvy Boston cop attends two murder scenes the same morning and senses a connection -- to someone taking care of drug business. A secretive blade-happy cartel is flooding the north east with junk.
The Cut Girl: Rookie M.E.
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 105,850. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There is something freakish, other-wordly, and deeply unsettling about the crime scene. Four slaughtered in the country kitchen of an estate house deep in horse country. Local police are already calling it a “black hole” - a case done before it begins. It quickly becomes a case of Connell and Dr. Julia Reesman against the world. But who -- or maybe more frightening – WHAT are they looking for?
Sylvie's Cowboy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,120. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sylvie once had a penthouse, a Ferrari, jewels, and rich friends. Now she has what she can cram into her “classic” VW, plus half of a ranch in Nowhereville—shared with The Abominable Cowboy. Walt inherited The Pouty Princess when her father “died.” Walt’s supposed to keep her safe and happy. Ha! She’s dating a criminal, her dad’s still alive, and Walt lives a double life. What could go wrong?
Bore of the Barrel
Series: The Ty Connell Noir Novellas. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 36,580. Language: American English. Published: February 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Unmarked and untraceable mystery weapons are making there way to the streets. A policeman's nightmare. Someone's gonna pay!
The Deconstruction and Death of a Natural Beauty
Series: The Ty Connell Noir Novellas. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 40,650. Language: American English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
When Connell meets Ronalee Rayner, he believes she's the most beautiful and captivating girl he's ever met. A winsome and gentle spirit. Someone seemingly loved by all around her. But he learns that all is not well in Ronalee's world. And the more he learns, the more concerned he gets. Why would anyone thrust a delicate soul like Ronalee into harm's way? Can Connell get there in time to save her?
Momma Lupe
Series: The Ty Connell Noir Novellas. Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 35,240. Language: American English. Published: January 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When “Thin Vinnie” Momesso gets whacked it looks like just another mob hit on one of their own. But the case quickly turns darker. Behind it is a woman. But what kind of woman can order a pro hit on a made mob guy? Momma Lupe can. As Connell starts to dig in, he begins to learn how truly vile and cold-blooded this mystery figure really is. He vows to end Momma's evil reign.
Beautiful Beau Montague
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
He was handsome, with an alluring charm but one day, he disappeared…Marisa idolizes actor Beau Montague, and has been disappointed since he left show business. Payton, Marisa’s friend, encourages her to find out more about Beau, but Marisa finds nothing but dead ends. Marisa attempts to locate Beau Montague where he was last spotted, but will she actually arrive at the truth, or nothing at all?
Aces and Knaves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,940. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Karl Patterson, sometime baseball card dealer and gambler, is recruited by his father, CEO of a dot-com, to check out the gambling habits of Ned, a key employee. Ned is found dead and Karl finds himself trying to solve the murder and save his father's company from takeover with the help of Arrow, his dad's exec assistant who has a mind and body of her own--both magnificent.
The Coast
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bob Connell's life is thrown into turmoil after his wife disappears and is accused of her murder. As he tries to determine why and how his wife disappeared he learns that his childhood friend is involved with drug smuggling. Not able to confide in either his childhood friend or the police, he is determined to prove his innocence and solve the mystery of his wife's disappearance.
Aggie & Agent X
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,780. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A rookie CIA officer is teamed up with a partner who is...out of this world! This quirky and often funny blend of sci-fi, espionage, mystery and old movie atmosphere should appeal to fans of all of those genres and more.
The Riddle and the Key
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,750. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
In the far past there really stood a 200 ft tall statue overlooking the harbor of Cadiz Spain. It was pulled down in 850 AD, described by a traveler in 300 BC and said to predate a city built in 1200 BC - but when and why was it built? Tracy Nicholson remembers a past life as successively daughter of a General, slave and wife of a Roman Centurian. The statue marks the defeat of a great evil.
The Hayloft: a 1950s Mystery
Series: Gary Blanchard, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,100. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bobby sox, slow dancing, the communist conspiracy, bomb shelters--and murder. Gary Blanchard gets kicked out of one high school and goes to another--where his cousin died mysteriously six months before. Did Ralph fall from the auditorium balcony, or was he pushed? Gary gets help from two alpha girls, but communist hunters are about to wreak havoc in the community. And watch out for the principal.
Always Such a Quiet Street
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ryan’s peaceful neighborhood walk turns violent when he’s forced to stop a threatening gunman. He jumps into action to protect Lucy, only a few years older than himself. Afterward, he avoids that street. But Lucy sees him at the grocery store and wants to thank him with dinner. Reluctantly, he accepts her invitation. The food is great but her idea of justice puts him to the test.
Wytchmoor Peak
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Athena Harcourt-Jones has been excavating in the ruins she's bought & stirred up unpleasant entities - now she's disappeared. Retired policeman David Cooke has supernatural problems. He calls in Chief Inspector Millicent Hampshire. She's psychic but she's tied up with a missing schoolgirl inquiry. The woman and the girl are prisoners together, but it calls for an astral battle to stop the evil.
The Rostikov Legacy
Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,930. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Konrad Savast is Death’s most trusted servant, charged with finding and punishing the vilest of killers. When he discovers the body of a wealthy society hostess lying in the cold, mist-shrouded reaches of the Bone Forest, the pressure is on to find her killer. Can he catch the killer without revealing himself as the Malykant?
Reunited in Death
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,270. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Jemima Stevenson helps to organise a Pitkirtly Homecoming day she has no idea that she has invited some of her long-lost cousins into danger. Reunited in Death is a cautionary tale for family historians and an entertaining read for others. Don't forget, there are some family occasions you won't want to put in your scrapbook!
Time On Their Hands
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Six men who have retired play golf together. Toby is a churchwarden who has fathered an illigitimate child.Ginger is a bank manager who gambles.Scott was a dentist and is a womaniser.Colin is a professor.Jimmy races pigeons. And £250000 has just been credited to Stan's savings account.Each one of them suddenly has a scheme for quadrupling the money. Which one will Stan choose? How will it end?
The Woman With a Rain Pot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,470. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a short story. It is dedicated to the combat veterans of the U.S. wars in Iraq and Afghanistan. An Army veteran who sacrificed a leg for his country returns home to reclaim a position with the county sheriff. He is assigned to the cold case of the murder of an archaeology student who had been digging up old pots near New Mexico pueblos.
Only the Darkness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Gill has a safe way of exploring past lives, but when Concha tries it she lives an excerpt from the life of the woman who will be her daughter, in a world of worsening environmental conditions. This is a future - and a story - of duplicity, murder and greed and wealth before the planet, calling for all Gill and Steve's resourcefulness - but could Concha have CAUSED the future she saw?
Hunting Season
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,480. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This short story won the 2004 Tony Hillerman Mystery Writing Contest. An Indian from Jémez Pueblo is shot and killed while hunting for rabbits to feed his family. The police think the shooting is just a hunting accident, so it's up to an Albuquerque newspaper reporter to prove what really happened.