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Lucky in Love by D. W. Knight
Series: Lucky Artz Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 39,180. Language: American English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(G rated) Lucky 7 Artz, seventh child of immigrant parents, is a sharp-dressing private detective working in the big city while balancing the demands of a big, complicated family. In Lucky in Love, 2nd in the series, we find Lucky balancing love and an international mystery.
The Body in the Alpaca Pasture by Jerold Last
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(5.00 from 1 review)
Who killed the technician in tiny Molinos in Argentina’s northwestern province of Salta? Roger and Suzanne celebrate their third wedding anniversary solving this baffling puzzle in “The Body in the Alpaca Pasture”. Their newest South American mystery, set high in the Andes Mountains separating Argentina from Chile, features an exotic setting, a complex murder case, and a suspenseful whodunit.
Mrs. Mcgillocotty Finds A Body by J.R. Bowles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,250. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A comedy. Some of the neighbors believe Mrs. McGillicotty is a little addlepated. Mrs. Elva McGillocotty and her sister are finding dead men in their boarding house and for the life of them they can't figure out why. They are determined to dispose of these bodies before the Constable finds out. But who is the killer? Let's just say you may love the boarders. PG-13.
The Apple Tree Man by Joel Arnold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Coming of age
Ever heard the legend of the Apple Tree Man? Leave him the last apple of the season or else next year's crop will go bad. In this short story, the legend turns sinister when a group of friends get even with old man Hench. Years later, still full of regret over what transpired that night so long ago, the friendsbegin to die one by one. Coincidence? Or has the Apple Tree Man come to exact revenge?
Cross Check - a Posh Hits murder mystery - book 2 by Caron Allan
Series: Posh Hits, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cressida Barker-Powell, spoiled society girl and recent widow is back, and back with a vengeance. She is making a list and cross-checking it twice. If you’re on her list, you’re dead. No ifs. No buts. No maybes. She’s making the world a happier place for the few people she cares about, and if that means someone’s got to die to make that happen, so be it.
The Borrowed and Blue Murders by Merry Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,270. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Days before her wedding to Nick Stiles, Zoe Hayes finds a dead jogger on her back patio. Nick's brothers are in town, and she finds clues that at least one of them is not who he pretends to be. When her babysitter has a breakdown, her wedding planner is attacked and a psychotic former patient goes after her family, Zoe is caught in intrigue and danger that threaten much more than her wedding.
Tides Inn - A British Pub Mystery Novelette by Bill Wilke
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A baffling mystery. A unique British pub. Isolated on the end of a rocky peninsula. Cut off by high tide. Eight people trapped in the pub. One person murdered. Seven people with motives. Zero people with opportunity. Who did it? How did they do it? A charming, classical, old-fashioned "whodunit" that will delight Agatha Christie enthusiasts everywhere.
Cerulean Skies by B. A. Braxton
Series: Detective Rein Connery, Book 3. Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 75,880. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cerulean Skies is a back-to-nature story set in Detroit, Lansing, and Michigan's Upper Peninsula. It is a tale of second chances, friendships, and first loves we will never forget.
The Bitter Truth by Ed Silva, Jr
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 69,320. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Black Operative Richard Maxwell is skilled in ways inconceivable. Destined to protect the woman he was once assigned to kill, he begin investigating another enigmatic piece of her past. A mystery that could expose an irreprehensible truth to England…The Bitter Truth.
For Hire, Messenger of God by Art Burton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,350. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Wealthy businessman Matthew Lane fatally drives his car into a power pole, almost killing homicide detective Jim McDonald in the process. Jim throws himself into the probe to find out why Lane drove as if possessed by the devil. Three camps quickly form. Those who believe it was an accident; those who believe it was a suicide and Jim who knows it had to be a homicide. Now he must prove it.
The Hanged Man by T. J. MacGregor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,480. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In a quiet home in the Fort Lauderdale suburbs, a woman psychically witnesses a murder. In a posh estate, a few miles away, a man lies dead. The only clues are a collection of Tarot cards sent to the victim's home and a nuisance call from a Fort Lauderdale woman who claims to have had a vision of the killing.
World Trade Center Writers by John Blandly
Series: mystery · fantasy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,480. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Charlotte, the leader of a writing group, asks Bernard to dispose of a dead body in her hotel room. She says Felicity Jones, a literary agent, shot the guy. Bernard does not want to get involved. Then Charlotte says she can get his book published.
Blind Justice by Mansel Jones
Series: Max Gwyther Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Blind Justice by Mansel Jones, A Max Gwyther Mystery. Book One in the Max Gwyther Mystery Series.
Unfinished Grave by Bill Hopkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In the unlikely event that you're standing under a balcony and a corpse falls on you, it's probably better that it not be someone you have a grudge against. Judge Rosswell Carew's peaceful morning at a campground in the Ozarks is disrupted when the body of Judge Stoneking-Marzetta tumbles onto him.
Was It A Rat I Saw by Sue Perry
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,740. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.67 from 3 reviews)
To end life-threatening seizures,Tommy Dabrowski has an operation that disconnects the two sides of his brain. After that, only half his brain can still communicate with the outside world - and it's the other half that becomes a witness to murder. The death toll rises as brain researcher Clare Austen and Tommy race against time to figure out what Tommy knows before the killer comes for them.
Faith Departed: Short Stories of Mystery, Crime, and Despair by Melissa M. Garcia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,960. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"FAITH DEPARTED: SHORT STORIES OF MYSTERY, CRIME, AND DESPAIR," by crime author Melissa M. Garcia is a collection of five fictional short stories of evil, pain, and sadness. From the author of "FALLING ANGELS," "CHASING DEMONS," and "STRANGER: A DEATH VALLEY MYSTERY," this short story compilation is only available in e-book.
Boxed Set Plus Bonus Story: Cat in the Flock, Framed and Burning, Bound to the Truth: Dreamslippers Series by Lisa Brunette
Series: Dreamslippers. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 255,620. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
What if you could ‘slip’ into the dreams of a killer? This family of PIs can. They use their psychic dream ability to solve crimes, and that isn’t easy. “The launch of an intriguing female detective series.” - Kirkus Reviews
Mark of The Beast by Trevor Wooten
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,630. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jackson Dark is a freelance graphic artist and creative writer, supplementing his income as a private investigator. Dark was in Los Angeles when his college friend, Attorney, Tommy C. Phillips II, was brutally murdered by Organized Crime figure named Frankie “The Beast” Calabrese. Now, the well-known, universally feared crime figure is laying claim to the entire city of Savannah.
Down Home by David Burton
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 29,060. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Earth is overrun by Sunvamps, vampires that can walk in the sun, 5 vampires and 106 mortals escape to an unfinished space station. There, 400 year-old vampire Simone Gireaux must find a murderer, but more importantly, find a notebook describing a weapon that will allow all of them to return Down Home to Earth.
Killertrust by Sharon Woods Hopkins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,970. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Rhetta McCarter is enjoying her drive home in Cami, her restored ’79 Camaro, when she witnesses a pickup truck deliberately run down an old man after he crosses the highway. He has no ID, except for one of Rhetta’s business cards. Rhetta’s estranged father complicates the tragedy by telling her he can prove the man was murdered and that she must find the murderer.