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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.
Murder Between the Pages
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 38,710. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Rival mystery authors compete to solve the "impossible" murder of a notorious author of roman à clef. If only the murderer was equally amused.
Snapshot
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,940. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017 by Dragonsteel Entertainment, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
From New York Times #1 bestselling author Brandon Sanderson comes a detective thriller in a police beat like no other. Anthony Davis and his partner Chaz are the only real people in a city of 20 million, sent there by court order to find out what happened in the real world 10 days ago so that hidden evidence can be brought to light and located in the real city today.
The Bubba Mysteries Novels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 577,310. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Books one through six of Bubba Snoddy finding dead bodies, dealing with strangeness, and Bubba being on the edge of goin' hog wild in a donut factory. Also includes the two Brownie novellas all in the proper reading order.
The Phoenix Rising
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
As the most serious threat ever facing the galaxy now looms over them, Calvin and his crew continue their mission to expose the dark conspiracy haunting the Empire. Now a fugitive on the run, Calvin has no choice but to work alongside Raidan’s mysterious Organization. And form an alliance with a misfit band of fair-weather friends. Meanwhile ships are vanishing and murders are going unnoticed.
Eyewitness
Series: The Witness Series, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
Blame is in the eye of the beholder when Josie faces her toughest challenge yet – one that comes from halfway around the world and forces her to question her faith in justice while threatening the people she loves most.
Mr. Big Empty
Series: Hollow Folk. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,970. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Vie Eliot arrives in the small town of Vehpese, Wyoming with little more than the clothes--and scars--on his back. Determined to make a new life for himself after escaping his abusive mother, he finds that living with his estranged father brings its own problems. Then Samantha Oates, the girl with blue hair, goes missing, and Vie might be the only one who can find her.
Tangled Webb
Series: Dark Webb, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,380. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2016 by Shelfless Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Thaddeus Webb has run away. Again. On the edge of Edinburgh he’s trying hard to stay out of trouble. Now it looks like trouble has found him.
Death Comes Darkly
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 64,170. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Can dashing detective Heath Barrington solve the murder of an eccentric millionaire and find love with policeman Alan Keyes, who, despite his lust, harbors feelings of guilt and shame?
A Quiet Death
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,210. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When the body of a young Pakistani girl is found out on the moors, the investigation leaves Detective Sanne Jensen facing an ordeal she may not survive.
Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run is a character-driven mystery novel in the style of classic noir tales of the 1940's and 50's. Told in the competing narrative voices of the hard-boiled gumshoe Jack Justice and his partner Trixie Dixon, girl detective, Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run is an enjoyable and lively read.
Black Jack Justice
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It was a simple enough case, but don't they always start out that way? When a pair of His and Hers private detectives get involved, the sparks start to fly and the blood begins to spill in earnest. With every shot that’s fired, the hole digs a little deeper, and the list of people our sparring shamuses can trust gets shorter and shorter.
Five-Six, Deadly-Mix
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Casey Fremont has a knack for solving mysteries… She also has a habit of ending up in danger…and this time both may get her killed! In FIVE-SIX, DEADLY MIX, Casey Fremont lands in the middle of a combined local police/FBI investigation into fraud and theft at a local hospital. Also, Two women have suspiciously fallen to their deaths before Casey reports for work in her undercover role.
Diamond in the Rough
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,220. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
T.J. Rivers, an ex-private investigator and mystery writer, lands on Amanda Enders' doorstep thanks to her concerned, overprotective father. Can he help her figure out who's trying to kill her, and why, before it's too late? Or will her next mountain bike race end up being a race for her life?
The Phoenix Crisis
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The leaders of the Phoenix Conspiracy are poised to usher in The Hour of Ascension. And it is up to Calvin to expose the conspiracy before the Empire collapses in a firestorm of civil war. The Organization, the Akiras, CERKO, the Advent, the Phoenix Ring... it all comes down to this moment. And the question on everyone's mind is, can the Empire survive? Or will it be lost to the tempest.
The Phoenix Darkness
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,570. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On a dangerous spy mission, Calvin has been betrayed by an ally. Summers, Blackmoth, and Tristan race to recover the isotome weapons. Raidan has underhanded plans. Kalila and Caerwyn have drawn the entire Empire into brutal civil war. The Rotham seem poised to attack human worlds. And in the vast regions of Forbidden Space the Dread Fleet moves, charged with bringing to pass the Final Darkness.
Gaia and the Goliaths
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
An environmental activist is murdered on a street in Manhattan after a protest. NYPD homicide Detectives Chen and Castilblanco get the case. While pursuing the clues to find those responsible, they discover the activist’s boyfriend is in danger because he has key information that will expose an international conspiracy involving Europe, Russia, and the U.S.
Murder Most Garlic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,330. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Gardner Lyon’s a hot mess, but being able to solve a gruesome murder at Havana, NY’s annual Garlic Festival might just get his life back on track. Against the wishes of his family and boyfriend, he plunges headlong into his mother’s gossipy and insular hometown to prove he can solve the crime—without getting himself killed.
Main Street
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,920. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Interior designer Dana Canfield never expected to be widowed. Starting over, she relocates to scenic Providence Island. A close call on her first day rattles her, and she soon learns a bizarre secret from her past. Dana catches the eye of hunky mechanic Nick Warden, but he realizes the terrifying incidents plaguing her are connected to her late husband’s murder. Can they stop the killer in time?
Auf'd (The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries, Book Two)
Series: The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,210. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Lending a hand to a charity fashion show sounded like such fun. Now if only Belinda's idea of a good time included a smothered designer and trouble with Bennett. While Belinda balances opening a business and a house reno, haute couture Portside-style lands her in one hot mess of runway intrigue and man drama. It seems not everyone at this show is what they claim to be - or even who.