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Nearly Dead in Iowa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,180. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When divorced, jobless and pretty much homeless Manhattan socialite Izzy Lewis gets a request from the father she never to visit him in Iowa, she figures has nothing more to lose—until she arrives at his home and promptly stumbles (literally) over a dead body. Now her missing father is murder suspect number one, and Izzy's in the crosshairs of the local sheriff!
A Creative Crime
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,980. Language: British English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Christopher unexpectedly acquires yet more boxes of archive material and gets involved in a literary event. These apparently harmless coincidences have a deadlier outcome than he could have imagined.
Deadly Bubbles in the Wine
Series: Aloha Lagoon Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,310. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After Simone Ryan is stood up at the altar by her fiancé, Elliott, she decides to enjoy her would-be honeymoon in paradise alone. She checks into the Aloha Lagoon Resort's bridal suite and promptly begins to drown her sorrows in champagne. But when Elliott's body suddenly turns up at the resort, suddenly Simone finds herself not in the role of newlywed but prime murder suspect!
Mu Arae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It would take a dangerous rendezvous in warped time and space just to confirm the legend of a lost world, and trying to set foot on it promised even greater peril. Join Adrian Tarn and R.J. Smith as they dare to tempt fate on a mission filled with mysteries from the future and dangers from the present. (standalone, Adrian Tarn series #5)
Secret Keepers and Skinny Shadows
Series: Secret Keepers and Skinny Shadows. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,110. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
As determined as they are inquisitive, Lee and Miranda will have to dig through decades of secrets and lies in order to bring the truth to the surface. Time stops for no one, however; turning back the clock will be more difficult than expected. Especially, if it means going up against those who have spent half a century doing everything they can to conceal what really happened that night.
The Big Fall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jewel thief Johnny D's had a pretty sweet setup as a successful criminal who moonlights as the masked crime-fighter, the Grey Ghost. At least until someone frames Johnny D's for murder, forcing him to don the Ghost's mask and team up with the mysterious Phantom Detective to clear his own name! "The Big Fall" is an adventure in the greatest tradition of classic pulp fiction!
The Daemoniac
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,810. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
It's the summer of 1888 and a bizarre killer is stalking the gas-lit streets of New York. But are the murders a case of black magic—or simple blackmail? From the high-class gambling dens of the Tenderloin to the glittering mansions of Fifth Avenue, consulting detective Harrison Fearing Pell follows a twisted trail of lies, treachery and madness that might end much closer to home than she imagined.
Shadow Unit 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 8 reviews)
The FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts humanity's worst nightmares. But there are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. The BAU sends those cases down the hall. There, Stephen Reyes and his team pursue criminals transformed by a mysterious force: the anomaly. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
Criminal Intent
Series: Campervan Bushman Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,650. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A light cosy mystery... From the moment Scott and his film crew arrive at a camp for young ex-offenders in Wales, they're bumping into quarrelsome hot-heads and bullies. But as more strange goings-on ensue, it's clear to Scott and his sidekick crewmates that something deeper and more sinister is afoot. But what exactly is going on and who is involved? Find out in Criminal Intent!
A Fist For Your Face: The Collected Bleeding Skull
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,240. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Dean Mason is the Bleeding Skull, a masked vigilante fighting a city that finds new ways to hurt. Thrill as he faces sex traffickers, farmboy cults, and pro-wrestling gone wrong. Thrill to spine-cracking, man-on-man action in A Fist For Your Face: The Collected Bleeding Skull. Collects from Victim City Stories 1-4.
Felony Fruitcake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,680. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Will Sue Jan find the felonious fruitcake felon before the church choir sings the last fa-la-la?
Short Fuse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,050. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Charlie's week just keeps going from bad to worse - and now her brother is missing. Between attending school, working her terrible job, putting up with her arch nemesis and trying to keep her romance novel addiction under wraps, Charlie already had enough on her plate. But now Topher is gone. Where? And why? And what does it have to do with the weird police officer who keeps questioning her?
The Man From P.I.S.S. (Poker Investigations, Sensible Solutions)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The man From P.I.S.S. (Poker Investigations, Sensible Solutions) a very clever poker playing detective catching out those who would cheat or otherwise abuse the game of poker. Did I mention that he is a "cheater" himself? An amusing and well thought out collection. Edwin Campbell is the man from P.I.S.S. You will want more!
The Immortal Sherlock Holmes: Volume II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Did you know that Sherlock Holmes is immortal? Well he is ... he's still among us to this very day, traveling the world and solving all the most confounding crimes. The problem is, these new mysteries are not simply man-made. Supernatural powers are in play, and Holmes finds himself facing the most baffling cases of his entire life ... and the most dangerous. “A master of the art” - Black Static.
The Cure Conspirators
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,880. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Much of today's advanced research could lead to cures for major illnesses but it goes into a black hole. Some medications that have been in use for years suddenly become prohibitively expensive. How and why does this happen?
Dead as a Doornail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"When The Fat Ladies Sing" cozy mystery series, Book 3--All the girls have to do is nail the killer, find the missing money, save their beauty shop, and rescue the little town of Wachita before Lovita walks down the aisle. Can two big bodaciously beautiful women do it? Piece of cake.
The Trepoff Murder (The Deed Box of John H. Watson MD Book 6)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2016 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mentioned by Dr. Watson in the Scandal in Bohemia, the story of the Trepoff murders now comes to light, discovered by the author in a deed box once owned by Sherlock Holmes' faithful chronicler. A Russian dignitary dies in London, and Holmes sets off to discover the circumstances behind his untimely, and politically unfortunate, demise. Originally told in true ACD fashion, as a serial.
The Empanada Affair
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,010. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Detective Roger Bowman is hired to solve a murder that occurred a month previously in Salta, Argentina. Most of the action takes place in Northwest Argentina. The local police seem to have given up on this case. Bowman and his client, who is being followed by a mysterious man, travel to Salta to make their own investigation. There’s plenty of action, romance, and an interesting locale.
When In Rome
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,800. Language: American English. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The year is 1871, a world of discovery and invention. Electricity, electric lights, fast airship travel... it is not quite the Victorian England of history books! Join proper English gentleman and antiquarian, Josiah Samson, and his surprisingly able assistant, Bea, on their second adventure! Mysterious disappearances, suspense, murder, cannibals, ancient secrets... the adventure continues!
A Tisket, A Casket
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,210. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Buried Secrets, Burritos, Zombies, Paintings, Paris, Puppies... With her wedding only a few months away, Sue's Jan's unique antique platinum engagement ring goes missing. Lovita Mae Horton, Sue Jan and Aunt Lila decide to unearth the ring on their own, but instead dig up the dirt on an international ring of art thieves intent on brushing them off for good.