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An Individual Will
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
DCI Barbara Black investigates the curious death of Adrian Mansfield, an artistic young man cast adrift in a boat on Amberton lake. He has been tied into a sitting position with an insulting sign hung about his neck. Murder is assumed, but Barbara's investigations take us into escalating family tragedy and Adrian's dark, antinatalist philosophy. Thought-provoking detective fiction.
Bury The Witch (Detective Marcella Witch's series, book 10)
Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,870. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Book 10 in the Detective Marcella Witch's series: The safe is impregnable, the diamonds exceptional and the owners dysfunctional. So how is it that a twenty million dollar fortune could disappear so easily? For the boys of the Second Precinct, the answer is simple. Unfortunately, proving it is not.
(imminently) DEAD
Series: DEAD(ish), Book 4. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: Australian English. Published: December 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Geordie and Lazarus are back, and they have a big problem. Someone's sending death threats to Geordie, and he's afraid that he'll soon be relegated to an afterlife of wandering the earth, giving fashion advice to the passé living. Can Trent and Linda save him from his fate?
The Kingdom of Dog
Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,040. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When his mentor, Joe Dagorian, director of admissions at prestigious Eastern College, is murdered during a fund-raising event, Steve Levitan feels obliged to investigate. He and his golden retriever, Rochester, go nose to the ground to dig up clues, including a bloody knife and some curious photographs. But will Steve's curiosity and Rochester's savvy save them when the killer comes calling?
Shadow Unit 8
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Contains “The Unicorn Evils” by Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear, “Basilisk Hunt” by Emma Bull and Holly Black, and more.
Still
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dr. Amy Sinclair is invited to deliver a lecture out of town. Her husband, Ben, and their 16-year-old son, Billy, travel with her. Soon after their arrival, the Sinclairs realize they were tricked into this trip and what happens next is every parent's worst nightmare. "Still" is a fast-paced, medical murder mystery that will grab you and keep you reading until the very last page.
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.
Man Is a Disaster, Air Conditioning Is Divine
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,940. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Charles and Cleva Winters have been married for twenty-two years. They have a family, success, and a beautiful home. When their happiness is shattered, Cleva, for the first time, begins to doubt herself and her life. She believes that the only way to reunite with Charles is by toying with another man. Her flirtation becomes an affair, which fails to bring Charles back to her.
The Best Defense
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After recovering from a gunshot wound which forced his retirement from the elite Crime Prevention Unit, Detective Justin Wade wasn’t looking for work. However, when approached by Bill Martin with a lucrative bodyguard position, he reconsiders. A ruthless gang of murderers have forced Bill’s daughter and granddaughter into hiding inside an antebellum farmhouse.
Shadow Unit 13
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2013 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
"Wild Card" by Leah Bobet "Underworld" by Elizabeth Bear "Single Bullet Theory" by Chelsea Polk "Apolysis" by Emma Bull and Will Shetterly
Bubba and the 12 Deadly Days of Christmas
Series: Bubba, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,860. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Bubba Snoddy’s got some problems. His family has descended for the Christmas holidays and not in a good way. Everyone is up to no good. And Bubba just found another dead body, this time Santa Claus sitting in the sleigh in front of City Hall. Everyone thinks Bubba done did it...again. He's got to move quickly and find the real murderer before more people get killed. Book 2 of the Bubba series
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.
Bloodstains
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,050. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bloodstains is the horror thriller that hangs so precariously in the balance between what actually occurred and the seemingly supernatural that the book is indefinable in contemporary literature.
Elvis Has Not Left the Building
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It's tough being the King. Which is why in 1977 Elvis faked his own death and endured massive facial reconstruction surgery, and disappeared from the limelight to live a normal life as the unassuming Aaron King. Now in his seventies and contemplating a return to music, Elvis is hired to solve a baffling missing person case.
Buried Deep: A Retrieval Artist Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,820. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A cold case starts it all—human bones discovered beneath the Martian soil in the alien Disty’s main city. "A high-velocity rush through cultures in full clash, as fear and panic overwhelm the day, and Rusch’s writing makes the far-out scenario feel as present and credible as today’s breaking news….Rusch has outdone herself yet again." The Edge Boston
Rosie's Revenge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,480. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Parker Evans inherits a farm in Iowa from her great-aunt Rosie, she is confronted with a past she knew little about, only to discover she must live in a house with no electricity, no running water, and no bathrooms for a year. Rosie left behind journals that give some answers to Parker’s questions. Will her grandfather fill in the blanks? Will he tell what had happened all those years ago?
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.
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.
The Meaning of Theft
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,960. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2012 and represented by RunFreePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
David’s urban routine is interrupted by an unexpected moment of thievery and he is instantly obsessed with the excitement it unleashes. With his colleague, he embarks on a mission to steal from the city that has stolen much of his life. Can he control his addiction before it controls him?
The Vigilante's Blood Quest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,010. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A criminal gang has put a new twist on Blackmail. Instead of demanding money, they force wealthy victims to sell their businesses at ridiculously low prices. The scam works pretty well until they murder a young drug addict and a masked vigilante seeks revenge. Janet Roberts faces a desperate situation, who will get her virginity first, a gangster or the husband she is trying to save it for?