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Conflict of Interest
Series: Portland Police Bureau Series. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,480. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Detective Aiden Carlisle isn’t looking for love, especially not at a law enforcement seminar, but the first lecturer isn't what she expected. After a failed relationship, psychologist Dawn Kinsley swore to never get involved with another cop, but she immediately feels a connection to Aiden. Can Aiden keep from crossing the line when Dawn becomes the victim of a brutal crime? (2nd revised edition)
Heel Strike: A Road Warrior Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,810. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Heel strike is the term that describes running too fast downhill where the runner relies on heel-first steps to prevent going out of control. When utilized properly, the runner is efficient and safe. When the mechanics are uncharted, the race has the potential to be deadly.
Once Craved (a Riley Paige Mystery--Book #3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,830. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
ONCE CRAVED is book #3 in the bestselling Riley Paige mystery series, which begins with ONCE GONE (Book #1)—a free download!
The Mary Russell Companion
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 66,320. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Reference » Almanac
Mary Russell, apprentice-partner of Sherlock Holmes, has written ten “Memoirs”. The illustrated Mary Russell Companion, both Entertainment and aid to scholarship, gives chronologies, character biographies, annotations of The Beekeeper’s Apprentice, Mary Russell interviews, commentaries on Russell’s life—and recipes! The definitive guide to the world of Mary Russell and Sherlock Holmes.
The Last Laugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Last Laugh - A murder of comic proportions Think murder isn't funny? Someone thinks it is. Someone with a sick sense of humor is murdering comedians one by one so they can win the competition to be the last comic standing. Join detective Fitzhugh and his beautiful partner, detective Lynn Kelly, as they try to figure out the punchline before more comedians die.
A Slaying in the Orchard (A Danger Cove Farmers' Market Mystery)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 16. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Labor Day weekend starts with a bang in Danger Cove when a dead body is found in the orchard of Maria Dolores' mentor and maybe-boyfriend, Merle! With Merle tied up, Merle tied up, leaving Maria on her own to run the local farmers' market and wade through the nearly endless array of suspects. Can she prevent another murder in the market... or will she end up the next victim?
Mystic Mischief
Series: Mystic Isle Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,090. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Just when Melanie Hamilton thought things couldn't get stranger at The Mansion at Mystic Isle, she finds herself in the middle of a true pirate treasure hunt! Fortune hunters have arrived Indiana Jones-style at the New Orleans resort...resulting in a dead body! Now it’s up to Mel and the rest of the odd crew at Mystic Isle to bring order back to the bayou and solve the murder.
The Phoenix Requiem
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 162,450. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016 by Shadowmire Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Death. Destruction. Despair. These are the hallmarks of the Dread Fleet. It is an unstoppable force that, when summoned to do so, will scourge the galaxy in a Holy Reckoning. It is up to Queen Kalila Akira, Calvin Cross, and the others to stop it. Meanwhile a dark figure lurks in the shadows whose path must cross Calvin's, it is an intersection that could end in death.
The Phoenix Reckoning
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 124,910. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2015 by Shadowmire Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Blackmoth attempts to detonate an isotome weapon near Kalila’s embattled fleet. Raidan threatens harm upon Capital World. Calvin leads his people into Forbidden Space. Rain and Calvin have begun an impractical romance, to Summers's dismay. Tristan demands what was promised. Shen must make a choice. The Dread Fleet’s campaign of death is underway. No one is safe. The Final Reckoning has begun!
The Phoenix Rising
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,710. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Shadowmire Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.86 from 7 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.
The Phoenix Darkness
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 141,570. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015 by Shadowmire Media. 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.
The Phoenix War
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 4. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 130,980. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 by Shadowmire Media. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
The threat of civil war looms over humanity. Summers races to find the isotome weapons, Nimoux is trapped, Shen awakens to a strange new life, and Calvin hunts for the true puppetmaster. Desperate to discover the deepest layer of the conspiracy before it's too late. And in the shadows, Blackmoth brews a storm of chaos, hellbent on subjecting the galaxy to the dark design of his One True God.
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.
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.
Danger Cove Mysteries Boxed Set Vol. III (Books 7-9)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 192,100. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
From five USA TODAY bestselling authors comes the next set of internationally bestselling cozy mystery novels in the Danger Cove Mysteries series! This boxed set includes three, full-length novels, including: Tree of Life and Death, Killer Colada, Passion, Poison & Puppy Dogs
Death Came Calling
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,770. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Katsuro Tanaka starts digging into the mysterious death of a prominent California lawyer, bodies begin piling up. Even though it has been two years since Tanaka left the police force, after the brutal slaughter of his spouse, Patrick, he still feels responsible for Patrick’s death, and suffers from bouts of depression and anxiety.
The Grim Reaper's Calling Card
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Katsuro Tanaka begins investigating the disappearance of a young nurse, he discovers more missing persons, and they all have one thing in common: The Grim Reaper Tarot Card
The Ornamental Hermit
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,970. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The year is 1890. D.S. Billings has risen swiftly through the ranks to become one of Scotland Yard's youngest detectives, but in his private life he struggles with loneliness, morphine addiction and homosexuality. As he investigates the cold blooded murder of an aristocrat, he slowly finds himself becoming embroiled in a web of corruption and deceit which goes right to the heart of Scotland Yard.
Death in the Movies, A Jake Curtis / Vanessa Malone Mystery
Series: A Jake Curtis / Vanessa Malone Mystery. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,630. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A hundred pound Klieg light falls from a light bar thirty feet above a movie sound stage, crushing Jerry Blackwell. The clamp holding the light to the light bar shows hacksaw marks. Jake and Vanessa are hired by the widow to find out what happened. The answer lies somewhere between D.C. and L.A.. How will they find our who cut the clamp and why before the case grows cold?
Once Lured (a Riley Paige Mystery--Book #4)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
ONCE LURED is book #4 in the bestselling Riley Paige mystery series, which begins with the #1 bestseller ONCE GONE (Book #1)—a free download, with over 500 five star reviews!