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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.
The Last First Time
Series: Norfolk Coast Investigation Story. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,590. Language: British English. Published: December 20, 2017 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Gina Temple decides to go Christmas shopping for her girlfriend, Detective Sergeant Kate Brannon, in the Norfolk town of King’s Lynn, everything changes. A split-second event tips their world upside-down. In this twisting lesbian thriller, Kate’s subsequent investigation leads her down a crazy rabbit hole. Meanwhile, as the two women grow closer, life keeps throwing obstacles at them.
Twice Told: A Lupa Schwartz Box Set
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 237,810. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
All of the Lupa Schwartz novels and novellas which have been released since the first. The series tells the story of Cattleya Hoskin, journalist for Gamut Magazine who moves from Ohio to Pittsburgh to chronicle the investigative cases of Lupa Schwartz, the outspoken PI with a love for women, classic cars, comedy movies, and good meat; and a strong disdain for religion, bad parking, and wasted time
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.
Halloween is Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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When his enigmatic partner takes off on an annual fishing trip, City of Angeles gumshoe Barry Fitzgerald is left to handle an All Hallows’ Eve kidnapping case on his own. The victim? A murdered millionaire’s penny-pinching son and heir. The culprit? That’s where it gets tricky. According to the missing man’s sister, vampires are behind Patrick O’Flaherty’s disappearance.
The Monet Murders
Series: The Art of Murder. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,900. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Special Agent Jason West and Behavioral Unit Chief Sam Kennedy must put aside their differences to catch a deranged killer targeting wealthy, upscale art collectors.
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.
The Well
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A haunted house, a missing girl, and a secret buried for more than thirty years.
A House in Disarray
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 92,500. Language: American English. Published: December 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Emma Rules is asked to investigate a case but finds the Police Commissioner the main suspect. If she solves the crime, it’ll hurt the entire force, if she clears him, it’ll make her look complicit. In addition, her sister-in-law and niece seek shelter seek her protection. Throw in a budding romance, which threatens her world as much as the case, and her biggest threatens to unravel her career.
Sisters of the Mist
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Convinced his former lover Desire Vallee is in grave peril, private investigator Wyatt Thomas begins a search for her. His quest leads him through haunted cemeteries and back alleys of New Orleans, and finally to a mysterious castle hidden deep in the Honey Island Swamp. Will he be able to rescue Desire and exorcise her demons, or die himself trying?
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.
Come Out - Come Out
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,680. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jenny Burke, a young girl, is kidnapped and her mother murdered. Jenny's father, Jake Burke, a CIA agent, will stop at nothing to find her. Samantha Clarkson, a FBI agent, has been tracking the kidnapper and killer for sometime. Agent Clarkson and Jake join forces in the hunt for the perpetrator. The man who took Jenny has no motive other than to satisfy his sadistic desires.
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.
High Heels Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-5)
Series: High Heels Mysteries. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 401,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Boxed set of the first five award wining High Heels Mystery novels featuring fashion designer turned amateur sleuth, Maddie Springer, including: Spying in High Heels, Killer in High Heels, Undercover in High Heels, Alibi in High Heels, and Mayhem in High Heels.
Tom Reed Thriller Series
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 483,690. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The Complete Tom Reed – Walt Sydowski Thriller Series This omnibus edition digital box set contains the five novels in Rick Mofina’s award-winning series, praised by #1 New York Times bestselling authors, James Patterson, Michael Connelly and Dean Koontz. If Angels Fall Cold Fear Blood of Others No Way Back Be Mine
Mine to Keep
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,960. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2017 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Plagued by childhood nightmares since losing her mother, Erin embarks on a journey to rural Scotland, hoping to trace her father and put the darkness to rest. When she meets Abigail, they quickly become search partners and together pick apart fact from folklore. Erin takes sanctuary within Abigail’s castle walls as her nightmares start to close in. Can she defeat them and learn to live again?
Next of Kin
Series: Portland Police Bureau Series. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,960. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Detective Aiden Carlisle’s private and professional lives collide when her lover’s newest patient gets in trouble with the law. Will she be able to solve the case without pushing Dawn away? For years, Deputy District Attorney Kade Matheson has been focused on her career, but when she finds herself with two secret admirers, she is finally forced to face her attraction to women. (2nd revised ed)
Crimes on Latimer: From the Early Cases of Marco Fontana
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,250. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Six of Marco Fontana's early cases show some of the forces that helped shape the young P.I. It’s in high school, that Fontana discovers he has a knack for crime solving. Some years later, we find Marco in his first office on Latimer in the middle of the gayborhood. Trouble easily manages to find the new P.I. These cases show us his world before the events of Murder on Camac.
Calamity Jayne Mysteries Boxed Set (books 1-5)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 459,580. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
From nationally bestselling author Kathleen Bacus comes a compilation of 5 full length, humorous romantic mysteries, including: Calamity Jayne (book #1), Calamity Jayne and Fowl Play at the Fair (book #2), Calamity Jayne and the Haunted Homecoming (book #3), Calamity Jayne and the Campus Caper (book #4), Calamity Jayne in the Wild, Wild West (book #5)
Jury of One
Series: Lindenshaw Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2016 by Riptide Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Inspector Robin Bright is enjoying a quiet Saturday with his lover, Adam Matthews, when murder strikes in nearby Abbotston, and he’s called in to investigate. He hopes for a quick resolution, but as the case builds, he’s drawn into a tangled web of crimes, new and old, that threatens to ensnare him and destroy his fledgling relationship.