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Article 118 Was The Case A Brown Creeper Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,810. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Brown Creeper is hired to go undercover as a Petty Officer to find links to criminal activities being done at different ports from the naval ship where everyone becomes a suspect. This story has a long trail of clues among the waters where Brown travels to find out who did it and wrap up his case in this murder mystery short.
Serial Rites
Series: X-Men Homicide Squad, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,510. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
An unstable Atlanta Homicide Sergeant Malcolm Hobbs leads his X-Men Detective Squad in a manhunt to apprehend the twisted mind and M.O. of a serial killer dubbed, The Profiler.
Blind Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
High schooler Ayo Davis watches the clock. He makes every second count—from the time he wakes up until he goes to bed he stays on schedule. Until he finds a dead body. The fallout ruins his perfect timetable and forces him to look beyond the clock and face what he didn’t want to see. A short story about taking a stand.
Wild Men : What will Detective Jason Mooney uncover?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,210. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In a tale mixed with deceit, acting and secrets, Jason Mooney had a great deal to sort through on Elm Street, and duly, his objective would come to fruition.
Vanity, Vengeance & A Weekend In Vegas
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
When bestselling author and amateur sleuth, Sophie Katz, finds out her Russian, P.I. boyfriend's been lying to her about his past she kicks him to the curb. But when she learns people from his past are trying to kill him she vows to protect him at all costs. Adventure, danger and madcap hijinks ensue as Sophie fights to protect the man she's ready to strangle.
Relentless Heart: A Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,730. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
When a former boyfriend and prominent defense attorney is gunned down in his office, Asia Reed is jolted into action, determined to find out who’s responsible. Only hours before his death, Adam Locklear insists they meet about information she needs to know. Did Locklear’s death have anything to do with what he wanted share?
The Locator
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,160. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The Locket, Book 2 in the Keeper Lake Series *this is a standalone What would you do if the locket that you were given was possessed by the spirit of a dead girl and she needed you to solve her murder? This book is great for fans of supernatural suspense and paranormal mysteries with ghosts and a touch of romance!
Wrong Turn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Beth Wilcock lives in fear. Someone keeps calling and leaving threatening messages. The phone calls started after a simple car accident. An accident that will escalate to something much worse. A short story about choices.
In Other Words
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,760. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
An angry, overweight teen writes letters to her former best friend when her friend goes missing. The police think she may know something about the disappearance. She doesn’t think so. But soon her letters reveal she knows more than anyone ever suspected, especially herself. A short story about friendships and keeping secrets.
The Lost Safari
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,550. Language: American English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
10 year old boy, Michael, and his little sister, Kim go on a vacation to Africa. His father is a movie director. He is going to film a picture in the Congo. Michael’s mother is a paleontology professor. While flying over jungle their helicopter crashes. They find themselves lost in an uncharted jungle and imprisoned by hostile natives, and wild animals, lions, and gi
Pigment
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,270. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
In this award-winning novel, young American Aliya Scott travels to Tanzania to help children with her condition. There, people without pigment in their skin are called “zeru-zeru,” it means “ghost,” and they are believed to possess magical powers. When Aliya goes missing, her father sets to find her. Will her reach her before it is too late?
Nickel City Blues ~ A Gideon Rimes Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,750. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Buffalo PI Gideon Rimes is hired to protect a singer from her ex-boyfriend, a cop who serves as a driver & bodyguard for the mayor. When the boyfriend’s murdered, Rimes is the prime suspect. As he begins his hunt for the killer, he uncovers a dark family secret that someone will do anything to keep hidden, regardless of who they have to kill…
Sisterly Bond
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 52,190. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
True friends are hard to find, harder to keep, and hardest to forget. Marilyn, LaTonda, Phoenix, Jasmine, and Kenna were more than college friends – they were sisters. In six short years, they formed a bond that was unbreakable – until Antonio and his crew came around. Their sisterhood is tested when Jasmine goes missing. Will they ban together to find their friend? Or will their bond be broken?
Hanahatchee
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,690. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A shocking murder mystery set in the late 1930’s in a small, southwestern Georgia town, an innocent black man is set to be executed for the murders of a store clerk found floating in the river by Charlie Russell while fishing, and his family who’d been found shot by a then twelve-year-old boy, Jordan Tanner.
Troubled Heart: A Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,620. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Forensic artist Toni Reed loves when her work helps the police catch criminals. Tasked with helping a traumatized woman identify her attacker, Toni is troubled when she sketches a face that resembles a man from her past. Is it the same man who brutally attacked her two years ago? Will she let God lead her to come to terms with her past?
Mojo for Murder: A Bertie Bigelow Mystery
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 56,860. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Do you believe in magic? There's a hex on Charley Howard's Hot Links Emporium, and Charley, a.k.a. the Hot Sauce King, is furious. He suspects that the Jamaican psychic who's been "advising" his gullible wife Mabel is a phony, and he asks choir director Bertie Bigelow to do a little amateur sleuthing to help him prove it. To solve this case, she's going to need all the mojo she can get.
Melody for Murder: A Bertie Bigelow Mystery
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
On the South Side of Chicago, one sour note can lead to murder. When the choir director's date is shot to death, Bertie must find the judge's killer—or become the next victim.When recently-widowed college choir director Bertie Bigelow reluctantly accepts a New Year's date with Judge Theophilous Green, she never imagines the esteemed civil rights pioneer and inveterate snob will be found shot dead.
Off Track
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,790. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
What should be a joyous time in Brandon and Maggie's lives is rocked by the kidnappings and murders of local college girls, and a thief-turned-killer's escape from custody--not to mention Maggie's high-risk pregnancy. Old memories haunt Brandon. All he wants is for Maggie to be safe. After a serial killer nearly ended her life over a year ago, nothing will stop Maggie from being in control.
Mark of The Beast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jackson Dark is a freelance graphic artist and creative writer, supplementing his income as a private investigator. Dark was in Los Angeles when his college friend, Attorney, Tommy C. Phillips II, was brutally murdered by Organized Crime figure named Frankie “The Beast” Calabrese. Now, the well-known, universally feared crime figure is laying claim to the entire city of Savannah.
Honor Code
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
In a small southern town where everyone knows your business, Dect. Larry Robbins must solve the disappearance of eighty-year-old George Beason. When evidence indicates Beason left on his own, Robbins could close the case, but his instinct tells him more’s at stake. As he uncovers clues about Beason’s family, Robbins must untangle conflicting motives & hidden agendas to bring Beason home alive.

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