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South of the City
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,280. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In an affluent small town that lies just south of a large city, Detective Pete Webster is investigating two seemingly unrelated events, an accidental death and a missing person. When another person disappears, this time one of the town's most socially prominent women, Webster and his colleagues search for a common thread and soon uncover a web of shocking secret lives, crimes, and affairs.
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.
Undetected
Series: The Charlie Davies Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,900. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Charlie Davies is back. And so, it seems, is Topher. Oh brother. All the signs point to Charlie's big bro, Topher, being back in town. The trouble is, Charlie can't find him - and she's not the only one looking. Even for an amazing PI, this is a tricky case, and Charlie's hardly in the 'amazing' category.
The House at Divoro
Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,800. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Nanda shows up with a pressing invitation to a post-Solstice house party, Konrad is unenthusiastic. But then a corpse turns up, mutilated and hidden in a pantry cupboard. Konrad soon learns that the house at Divoro harbours many a dark secret…
The Phoenix Requiem
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 162,450. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. 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. 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!
Dirk Garrick Occult Detective #1: Vertigo Rising
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 59,100. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
If You Have an Unusual Problem, Only One Man Can Help. Private Investigator Dirk Garrick is called by an old friend to help out with a murder investigation in the small town of West Barton, KS. The first victim, a local basketball coach, has been skinned alive. Police Chief Frank Hanson is terrified it’s the start of a killing spree.
Ochii din Umbra unui Asasin
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 130,400. Language: Romanian. Published: July 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Mobilul crimei a determinat acel modus operandi? Cea mai iubită profesoară din liceu e omorâtă fulgerător cu o lovitură neobișnuită, ce sugerează un individ antrenat în forțele speciale. Câteva zile mai târziu, o elevă eminentă e omorâtă-n bătaie pe un teren viran. Există vreo legătură între cele două crime? Și chiar dacă da, e vorba despre același criminal? O anchetă printre lumini și umbre…
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
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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.
Vanity, Vengeance And A Weekend In Vegas
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,790. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Sophie Katz, bestselling mystery writer and amateur sleuth, has just discovered that Anatoly, her sexy Russian P.I boyfriend of six years is actually married to the daughter of a Russian mafia boss. Devastated by his betrayal, Sophie banishes him from their beautiful San Francisco Victorian home. Desperate to distract their friend and pull her out of her depression, Dena and Marcus spirit Sophie
Ghost in the Forge
Series: The Ghosts, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,620. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A sinister order of sorcerers is offering a weapon of fell sorcery to the highest bidder, and Caina Amalas must keep the weapon from falling into the wrong hands.
Death Never Lets Go ~ An Ian McBriar Murder Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,780. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Terror grips the city…In a series of brutal murders, three young women have been killed on the subway, and panic spreads through the transit system. To make matters worse, one of the investigating detectives is considered a suspect. Detective Inspector Ian McBriar and his team need to track down the real killer before more lives are lost.
Death by Deceit ~ An Ian McBriar Murder Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,940. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The phone rings at four in the morning. For Ian McBriar, now a Detective Inspector with the Toronto Police Department, early morning phone calls are never a good thing. And this is no exception. Starting with a grizzly death and a warehouse fire, Ian follows the trail of a cold-case unsolved murder and a baffling series of clues, hunting for an elusive serial killer...
Crackdown
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 115,960. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In Crackdown visual art becomes a powerful take down tool to push back against the oligarchs. People adjust to the surveillance state and its agents who are emergent forces. Post-coup Thailand is the setting as high tech competes with traditional power in a battle for hearts and minds. It is a noir landscape where Calvino finds himself ambushed as casualties from this battle leave behind...
Jumpers
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 105,240. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Calvino investigates the death of a friend, a Canadian painter. The medical examiner finds the young man has ingested an exit drug, and the police verdict of suicide seems justified. But in Bangkok appearances have a habit of deceiving. Sometimes jumpers are given a leg up in their leap to the next life. Fingering the helper can be a risky business, and for Calvino this promises to be on...
Misterul Casei dintre Platani
Price: $7.70 USD. Words: 93,800. Language: Romanian. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Când trei oaspeți vârstnici ai pensiunii se pierd într-o escapadă și dispar fără urmă, cel de-al patrulea e considerat vinovat și acceptă acuzația de crimă, fără a da vreo explicație. Ancheta pare rezolvată, până la apariția unei misterioase doamne, care dă totul peste cap prin declarațiile ei. O poveste cu rădăcini într-un trecut tulbure și nevindecat, în care nimeni și nimic nu e ce pare a fi.
Clearwater Glitz
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 66,250. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It's a New Year - a movie company filming at the Beach has lost its female lead and asks Joe to find her; Skip has skipped and June is upset; it's hard times romantically for the Billy Ray and Natalie couple; the two Bobs ask Joe for a favor; Dingleman asks CHIPs to help him solve a cold kidnap case; Zed is taken captive; a new romance comes to light in the Holiday home; Another romp in paradise!
Murder in Pastel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,090. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Surrounded by an extended family of his father's colorful compatriots, mystery writer Kyle Bari believes he has come to terms with being abandoned in his teens by the legendary artist--until a newcomer to the beach colony hints he knows something about Cosmo's disappearance...
War at Home: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 5. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,040. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The case starts out close to home: Daniel Kirkland never arrived at Yale for the spring semester. What at first seems like a missing persons case becomes something bigger, as Smokey delves into the heart of the anti-war movement. Gradually he realizes that he has stumbled into America’s second war of the decade: the war at home.
Prospero Regained
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 184,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Shakespeare meets Dante as Miranda races to gather her siblings and rescue her father…from Hell.