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Sugar and Spite
Series: Masson Murder Mystery Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,120. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Masson and Tara have been called back to Florida by Agent Wright to protect a hospitalized woman who had recently witnessed a drug deal on the beach in Daytona.
Two Feet Under
Series: Lindenshaw Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,980. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2018 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
When a body turns up in a shallow grave at a Roman villa dig site—a body that repeatedly defies identification—Robin finds himself caught up in a world of petty rivalries and deadly threats. The case seems to want to drag Adam in, as well, and their home life takes a turn for the worse when an ex-colleague gets thrown out of his house and ends up outstaying his welcome at theirs.
Transposition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,040. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
Emery Hazard and his partner, John-Henry Somerset, have solved their first case together. The brutal murders that rocked the quiet town of Wahredua have been put to rest. Hazard, however, finds his life has only grown more complicated as he adjusts to his new home. Living with Somers, whom he has been drawn to since high school, makes ‘complicated’ the understatement of the year.
The Boy Next Door
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
For the last fourteen years, former celebrated Boy Detective Merle Madison has been trying to build a grown-up career for himself as a private investigator. There are just two problems: there’s not a lot of serious crime in the small town of Hayvenhurst—and Police Chief Isaac Ramsay keeps denying Merle’s application for a PI license.
Pressure Head
Series: The Plumber's Mate Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,670. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Tom Paretski’s not just a plumber with a dodgy hip courtesy of a schoolboy accident. He also has a sixth sense for finding hidden things. Called in by the police to help locate a body near Brock’s Hollow, he’s staggered to encounter Phil Morrison, his old school crush—and the closeted bully whose actions contributed to Tom’s accident.
A Frosty Reunion
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,130. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Welcome to Magehaven Cove, where most of the town are witches, wizards, or some other supernatural being. Hanna Frost always wanted to be like everyone she knew… magical. But born without a single spark of power, Hanna stands out as the odd duck among her family, and not in a good way. When Hanna grew up, she left the magical town to embrace normalcy, and she stayed away even after her husband di
Chocolate Macaroons and a Dead Groom
Series: Poppy Peters Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,270. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2015 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Poppy Peters takes an internship in Paris working for a top pastry chef, she realizes that bakery life isn't all cupcakes and frosting. The sous pastry chef dislikes foreigners, her mentor only speaks French, and to top that all off she finds the groom of the wedding she's catering dead in his own backyard.
Clearwater Retirement
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 63,090. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Joe has retired until Big Mac has a job for him that he can't refuse. Jeremy suspects that Lisa is cheating on him and asks Joe to find out for sure. A client fears that her son is being scammed by a 'gold digger' and wants Joe to wreck the relationship. A town bully needs to be sorted out. Joe and Mia go dancing at Big Mac's club. Stevie helps Doc track down a monster. Another romp in Paradise!
Swedish Bitters
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 50,030. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
One winter night, on a frozen pathway of a park, a dead elderly lady was found. Police investigation reveals that it was murder. That is only the beginning of the bloody events which will shake the city. Two police inspectors are working on this case.
Relief Valve
Series: The Plumber's Mate Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2018 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The relationship between Tom Paretski, a cheeky plumber with a gift for finding hidden things, and PI Phil Morrison may only be a few weeks old, but already it’s under attack. Tom’s friends and family are convinced the former bully isn’t good enough for him, and they’re not shy about saying so. Then Tom’s prickly older sister, Cherry, is poisoned at her own engagement party.
Castle of Horror
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette - 15000 words. Colossus Films (of the novel Bride of the Rat-God) is shooting in Reno so Chrysanda Flamande's latest boyfriend can get a divorce. They share the sets - a supposedly haunted castle - with a black film company from Chicago, but Norah Blackstone is uneasy. Chrysanda's dogs can scent the supernatural, and Norah knows that something about the castle is very wrong.
The Favored Son
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
November 1147. Called again to England, this time because Prince Henry fears his uncle was murdered, Gareth and Gwen must stop the killer before he claims another victim—and maybe a country. The Favored Son is the tenth Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.
MINDSCREW: A Sam Jameson novel
Series: Devolution: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,630. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
“I love this series!” “This is the best writing in decades.” You’ve pulled off the crime of the century. You’ve stolen billions. The global economy is in ruins, but you’ve become one of the richest men on the planet. Except you’ve somehow fallen into the clutches of the people you robbed — a band of spies, mercenaries, and dollar-hungry power brokers who’d just as soon gut you as look at you.
DESCENT: A Noir Thriller Starring Peter Kittredge
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,050. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
”Witty, acerbic, and off-kilter. A truly great read!” What happens when your past threatens your future? What happens when you become your own worst enemy? What happens when you stumble into the middle of a deadly international power play with millions of lives at stake?
Muerte de un rey pirata: Los misterios de Adrien English, Libro 4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,210. Language: Spanish. Published: January 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
La carrera como escritor del librero gay y, muy a su pesar, detective aficionado Adrien English de repente comienza a despegar. El actor de Hollywood Paul Kane, cuya fama es de sobra conocida, ha comprado la opción por los derechos de su primera novela, El crimen siempre es descubierto.
Pretty Pretty Boys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,330. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After Emery Hazard loses his job as a detective in Saint Louis, he heads back to his hometown--and to the local police force there. Home, though, brings no happy memories, and the ghosts of old pain are very much alive in Wahredua. Worst of all, though, Hazard’s new partner, John-Henry Somerset, had been one of his most persistent tormentors.
So This is Christmas
Series: The Adrien English Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Arriving home early after spending Christmas in jolly old England, sometimes amateur sleuth Adrien English discovers alarming developments at Cloak and Dagger Books--and an old acquaintance seeking help in finding his missing boyfriend.
Three for Pumpkin Pie?
Series: Kirk Lake Camp. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,300. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
It was the busy Thanksgiving week-end and Charlene had lots of work to do. The trouble was, her best friend Sarah decided to move in to avoid her relationship woes. The trouble was, one of the guests was murdered.
You're Not Alone
Series: Whispers. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,910. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
Quinn O’Reilly is hearing whispers after losing the love of her life to cancer. She has to start believing in an afterlife as a battle begins for her beloved’s estate when she enters a world of ghosts, spirits and specters. Can the dead really reach out from the other side? Can Quinn open her mind enough to help her and her dead lover? Is it okay to commit a crime for a greater purpose?
The Adventures of Heron
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When the Magistrate of the Rhakotis District calls on Heron of Alexandria—the greatest inventor the city has ever known—to help him solve a series of crimes, he learns the unexpected value of the inventor's unique knowledge. Five Mysteries from Ancient Alexandria The Price of Numbers The Weight of Gold The Blood of the Gods The Virtues of Madness The Curse of the Gorgon