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Mary Russell's War
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,600. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On a day in August 1914, the Great War begins in Europe, while across the world in San Francisco a young girl starts a journal. Mary Russell’s weekly entries follow the fighting in northern France and the Pacific, until trauma catches up with her, and sets her on a path that will lead her to Sherlock Holmes, and becoming "The Beekeeper’s Apprentice." With illustrations.
Murder Welcomes You to Buxley
Series: Two Sisters and a Journalist. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Jo Ravens and her sister Pepper meet Susan Hunter when they check out the new Slimmers Weight Loss in town. When there’s a murder before they leave the center, journalist Jackie is on the scene, too. The continued antics of Jo’s madcap family also add to the humor in Murder Welcomes You to Buxley.
Murder Is Where the Heart Is
Series: Two Sisters and a Journalist. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,280. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Amateur private investigator, Jo Ravens, is the only common link in the murder of three people and the abduction of a cab driver. While police are busy building a case against her, Jo races to prove her innocence. Her sister, Pepper, and journalist friend, Jackie, are on hand to assist in catching the real killer. The antics of her ex-husband and eccentric Mama add to this humorous mystery.
Mindscrew - A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller
Series: Devolution: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,020. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
“Right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille and Frederic Forsyth.” “One of the best thrillers I’ve ever read!” Elite hacker and amateur thief Sabot Mondragon has bumbled into the clutches of his ruthless former employers. Maybe he shouldn't have stolen billions in crypto-currency. Can Special Agent Sam Jameson find him in time to unravel the deadly conspiracy?
Heller's Regret
Series: Heller, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
There’s not much ordinary about Tilly Chalmers’ life as a security officer. Her latest assignments – two jobs involving children; protection of a valuable jewellery collection; and security at an unusual conference – provide plenty of adventures for her. But it’s her private life, including her complex relationship with her beautiful boss, Heller, causing her greatest personal challenges yet.
Dane Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,060. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(4.88 from 16 reviews)
When the world's greatest superhero is mysteriously murdered only a former villain turned PI can find the killer in time.
MELTDOWN - The Complete Series: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller
Series: Devolution: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
"Lars Emmerich is right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille, and Frederick Forsyth." - Gene GeRue, Amazon Special Agent Sam Jameson never pays much attention to the crackpots and goofballs with their shrill economic doomsday predictions… until their dire conjecture suddenly comes true. That's when her week blazes past horrible and crashes headlong into nightmarish.
From Darkness to Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hammond Hawkins is a man running from his own dark past when he learns that some things cannot be left behind so easily. Taught important lessons by people he initially disdains, Hawk comes to grips with who he really is, and why solving a baffling mystery in his small corner of the world matters more than any other case he's ever solved.
Deadly Delicious (Culinary Mystery Boxed Set)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,060. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
From bestselling culinary mystery authors Janel Gradowski, Jennifer L. Hart, and A. Gardner comes a box set of three cozy mysteries featuring decadent deserts, savory samplings, and lots of laugh-out-loud hijinks. Murder at its most delicious! **Recipes included** Titles include: PIES & PERIL by Janel Gradowski, MURDER AL DENTE by Jennifer L. Hart, SOUTHERN PEACH PIE AND A DEAD GUY by A. Gardner
Shadow Unit 10
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains “Uniform” by Elizabeth Bear, Emma Bull, and Leah Bobet, “Ligature” by Elizabeth Bear, featuring Emma Bull, “Wireless Girl” by Emma Bull and Stephen Shipman, and more.
Shadow Unit 14
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,390. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two new novellas about the Shadow Unit: Dark Leader - by Elizabeth Bear, Will Shetterly, and Emma Bull Due North - by Leah Bobet
Inertia
Series: Jason Shaw Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,600. Language: American English. Published: August 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
As a storm descends on Washington, DC, Jason finds himself in the midst of a hostile takeover. As a power outage plunges the city into darkness, Jason must find a way out while evading the gunmen. When it comes crucial to his survival will Jason rely on his self defense skills or use an unfamiliar weapon. Which will he choose?
Shadow Unit 9
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,800. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Always Crashing In The Same Car” by Will Shetterly, “Spell 81A” by Amanda Downum and Elizabeth Bear, and “Closet Monster” by Leah Bobet.
Shadow Unit 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains "Lucky Day" by Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear, "Sugar" by Leah Bobet, and more.
Secrets Exposed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Lindsey Paxton was once the number one defense attorney in New York until she got the wrong man off -- a man who killed again -- a man who now has his eyes on her.
The Doppelganger Gambit
Series: Brill/Maxwell, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,690. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
It looks like straightforward suicide to Detective Janna Brill. Starship outfitter Andy Kellener locked himself in his office after hours and took a fatal drug dose. But Brill’s exasperating new partner Mama Maxwell thinks it’s murder, and his chief suspect is Kellener’s partner Jorge Hazlett. The trouble is, Hazlett has an airtight alibi. In 2091's cashless society, every purchase is made with...
Ben Blackshaw Box Set – The Alpha Missions: Deadrise – Nitro Express – Tap Rack Bang
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 279,820. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Blackshaw fans can truly binge-read now because the three Alpha Missions have never been published together before. First, enlist in Deadrise: a wreck filled with gold, a dirty bomb, and a dead relative, Blackshaw’s dad. Next, deploy on Nitro Express, a serial sniper chase with killer and target hitting too close to home. Finally, move out on Tap Rack Bang, and take down a deadly snuff site.
Shadow Unit 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Contains the novel, "Refining Fire" by Elizabeth Bear and Emma Bull, plus bonus material. There are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
Nun the Wiser (A Deadly Habit Cozy Mystery, Book 2)
Series: A Deadly Habit Cozy Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,740. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
One of Rose’s best customers – the elderly Evelyn Sutton – is found dead at the bottom of her staircase, clutching Rosary beads. It appears to be an accident, but Evelyn wasn’t Catholic – and as Rose and Adam begin to sift through the clues, Rose nearly pays for it with her life. Will Rose solve the murder, or will she remain Nun the Wiser?
Chalk Lines & Lipstick
Series: Maren Colepepper Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,640. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
While Maren expected her new job in no-wheres-ville to kill her with boredom, She never expected to be front row to a shooting on her very first day! Worse yet, Maren is knocked unconscious at the scene, and when she comes to, the body has gone missing and she's been scooped by another reporter. Talk about a bad first impression.