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The Phoenix Reckoning by Richard L. Sanders
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!
The Phoenix Darkness by Richard L. Sanders
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.
Driving Me Mad by L.T. Smith
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,600. Language: British English. Published: January 20, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
After becoming lost on her way to a works convention, Rebecca Gibson stops to ask for help at an isolated house. Progressively, her life becomes more entangled with the mysterious happenings of the house and its inhabitants. With the help of Clare Davies, can Rebecca solve a mystery that has been haunting a family for over sixty years? Can she put the ghosts and the demons of the past to rest?
The Mary Russell Companion by Laurie R. King
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 Four Horsemen by J.H. Rowan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
After a dramatic experience in Vietnam, 4 Green Berets return home to NYC, joining the PD as Horsemen in its Mounted Patrol Unit. After attacks by domestic terrorists, their skills from Vietnam become an asset- creating the NYPD’s Joint Terrorist Task Force. But the story heats up:they must decide – do they work within the restrictions of the law or step outside the law to take down this terror?
I Spy A Duke by Erica Monroe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A governess with a desire for revenge enters into a marriage of convenience with a duke--but she gets more than she anticipated, as he's actually a spy for the Crown.
A Heritage of Death by Jennifer Hanlon-Wilde
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,490. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Heritage Camp is a woodsy refuge where adopted teens like Isaac, Paul, and Sophie can explore their identities. But Isaac would prefer to keep his true self hidden - until a shocking death changes everything. Is the truth as dangerous as it seems? Isaac and Paul find themselves racing the police to solve a crime set into motion decades earlier, while detectives Mikie and Wu uncover ugly secrets.
An Old Shadow by Michael Brady
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 122,530. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Murder in a quiet Adelaide Hills town. A young detective, keen to prove his mettle, works the case. Then the Major Crime Team takes over and he becomes a small cog in the investigative machine. But the killer strikes again and he is thrust from the sidelines of the investigation right to the cutting edge of it, and as he struggles to piece together what is happening the killer attacks yet again
The Paul Manziuk & Jacquie Ryan Mysteries by J. A. Menzies
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 386,550. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2016 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Three classic mysteries set in contemporary Toronto featuring a dynamic new police duo. Each book is roughly 400 print pages. “Paul Manziuk and his new partner, Jacqueline Ryan, make an odd team—he’s white, an abrupt, patronizing veteran, while she’s a recently promoted, vivacious black woman...The two rub elbows and tempers to captivating effect.” Publishers Weekly
Hunter's Way by Gerri Hill
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 104,160. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2015 by Bella Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Homicide detective Tori Hunter was used to doing things her way. But even after having six different partners in seven years, Tori isn't prepared when she's forced to team up with the hot-tempered Samantha Kennedy. Samantha, on the other hand, is trying to juggle a new job, a demanding boyfriend, and now finds herself with an even greater challenge—being partnered with the difficult detective.
Family Blood Ties Set 4-6 by Dale Mayer
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,390. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This is a collection of the 4th, 5th, and 6th books in the Family Blood Ties series. This is not the whole series. Each book ends in a cliffhanger. Vampire in Deceit Vampire in Defiance Vampire in Conflict
The Small Town Series: Boxed Set of 4 Complete Books by Iza Moreau
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 359,890. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The complete Small Town Series is now available in a boxed set. Follow the adventures of Sue-Ann McKeown--newspaper editor, dressage rider, and national champion archer--as she struggles to make ends meet in the little north Florida town of Pine Oak. Included are all there novels in the series as well as the concluding book of short stories.
Veritas by Anne Laughlin
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,760. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the hallowed halls of academia become the stage for murder, newly appointed Dean Beth Ellis's search for the truth leads her to unexpected discoveries about her own heart.
Heir Apparent by Tom Spears
Series: Joel Smith, Book 2. Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 105,790. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Patience may be a virtue, but wait too long, and it can cause the thing most desired to slip away. The CEO Killer won’t allow that to happen. Actions speak louder than words – and two brutal murders have already spoken volumes, leaving the business elite of Kansas City trembling in their palatial offices, each fearing they're next. Ex-CIA agent Joel Smith is hired by one terrified CEO to make
Devolution: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller by Lars Emmerich
Series: Devolution: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,930. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
"Lars Emmerich is right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille, and Frederick Forsyth." - Gene GeRue, Amazon When an elderly priest suspected of espionage is found murdered, a brilliant, brash, ballsy, and beautiful spy catcher named Samantha Jameson joins the investigation. Her world quickly spins out of control when a shadowy organization kidnaps her lover.
Buzz Kill by Dennis E. Smirl
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,380. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Sandeen agrees to look into the mysterious disappearance of Phillip 'Buzz' Holland, he doesn't expect to confront members of a criminal conspiracy who will do anything to keep their secrets hidden.
Heller's Regret by JD Nixon
Series: Heller, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 6 reviews)
There’s not much ordinary about Tilly Chalmers’ life as a security officer. Her latest assignments – two jobs involving children; protection of a valuable jewellery collection; and security at an unusual conference – provide plenty of adventures for her. But it’s her private life, including her complex relationship with her beautiful boss, Heller, causing her greatest personal challenges yet.
The Phoenix Rising by Richard L. Sanders
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 2. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 109,750. 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.
Allies: The Gulf by Wolf Riedel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,310. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Adventure » War & military
In Ocala, Florida, two Army National Guard members are brutally murdered and their pre-teen daughters abducted. CWO 2 Mark Winters of the US Army CID believes that the murders are part of string of continuing murders in a war between opposing drug cartels and the smugglers of automatic weapons operating within Florida. His investigation leads him to the heart of the cartels’ operations in Mexico.
Search For The Truth About Jazz by Mike Rowley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,590. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A tale of and ordinary and deeply depressed man whose life is turned upside down by the sudden appearance of a beautiful and enigmatic woman.