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Rasskaz-Sensatsiya: unconventional Russian language textbook / Russian reader
Price: $11.89 USD. Words: 18,860. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Russian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
'Rasskaz-sensatsiya' ('The Story Sensation') is the first in the series of unconventional Russian language textbooks (Russian readers or Russian easy readers) for Elementary/Pre-Intermediate levels (A1-A2). The book is written in the form of a fun to read detective line. The audio-book is available too.
Death on the Moon
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette of 12,000 words in the Benjamin January Free Man of Color historical mystery series. Rose Janvier is convinced that Professor Tixall's amazing telescope is a hoax, but when one of her servants sees one of the "Moon people" murder another, Rose knows a real murder has been done. But how does she bring justice for a crime done on another planet?
Castle of Horror
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette - 15000 words. Colossus Films (of the novel Bride of the Rat-God) is shooting in Reno so Chrysanda Flamande's latest boyfriend can get a divorce. They share the sets - a supposedly haunted castle - with a black film company from Chicago, but Norah Blackstone is uneasy. Chrysanda's dogs can scent the supernatural, and Norah knows that something about the castle is very wrong.
The Deadly Turn Of The Doorknob
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,680. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Do you know who is knocking on the door? Do you really know who is knocking on the door? The victims in this mystery novella thought they knew the person knocking on the door. They each opened the door only to face their own death.
El Secretario del Chapo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: Spanish. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » War, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Narco Novela. Lacho es el Secretario del Chapo Guzmán, el narcotraficante más famoso y buscado del mundo. El Secretario tiene muchas tareas qué hacer y las hace todas a punta de pistola. Tiene sangre fría, don de mando y lo que es más importante mucho... motivos para hacerlo.
Mightier than the Sword
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,940. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When cartoonist Charlie Ellis is stabbed in his studio, everybody suspects a political motive because of controversial cartoons he drew two years before. But Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd is sceptical. Why didn't Charlie Ellis try to defend himself? How did the killer sneak past the police guard? And what is the connection between Charlie Ellis and 14 men who share his rather common name?
Christmas, Spies & Dead Guys
Series: Gianna Mancini Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,020. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
While Gianna Mancini longs for a cozy family Christmas back home, this year her cousin, Claudia, is getting married, and Gianna is the maid of honor. Having to spend the holiday in another state may have Gianna a bit blue, but when Claudia runs off the night before her nuptials, Gianna is determined to find her.
The Incident - Episode Two - A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller
Series: THE INCIDENT - A Sam Jameson Serial Thriller, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,620. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"Lars Emmerich is right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille, and Frederick Forsyth." - Gene GeRue, Amazon The second installment in the international sensation THE INCIDENT, a Sam Jameson Serial Thriller.
Observant Oracle
Series: Lottie Baldwin Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Who murdered the Cheyenne State University student? Can deputy sheriff Harlan Erikson solve the case quickly enough to keep his fiancée, impulsive psychic Lottie Baldwin, from snooping on her own? (this is a short story)
Tides Inn - A British Pub Mystery Novelette
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.
The Indigo Mantis
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by Book Smugglers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A crime-fighting praying mantis avenges her father's murder in E. Catherine Tobler's The Indigo Mantis
Mistletoe Medium
Series: Lottie Baldwin Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
No sooner does psychic Lottie Baldwin pull up stakes and move to Cheyenne, North Dakota, than she finds herself up to her neck in a series of mysterious robberies. Can Lottie and the handsome new man in her life, deputy sheriff Harlan Erikson, solve the crime spree before Lottie becomes the next victim?
Quick Guide: The Mystery of the Sea
Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The plot of the story is quite complex. Over the course of novel, the reader gets to read about Second Sight, kidnapping, and secret codes as they are revealed.
Cold As Steel vol. 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by DarkestKnightPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
James Steeley is a private investigator. A client of his is found murdered by a serial killer, and the murderer is now targeting Steeley's family and friends. Working alongside Detective Elizabeth Rifton, he must find the killer before he loses everything.
Top Of The Game: Smith Investigations Series 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- The year is 2014. Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a certain incident with her client, she has decided to resign and spend her time writing books.
Poisoned Heart: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lady Marmalade's first mystery. Visiting some friends, Lordy and Lady Apleby turns out to be a dangerous affair. For the kitchen maid at least, who ends up dead. How did she die and who would want to kill her is up to Lady Marmalade and Inspector Devlin Pearce to determine. Making their work even harder are the five suspects who all had reason to kill her.
Holidays: A Nova Scotia Murder Mystery
Series: Nova Scotia Murder Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,220. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
The second short story installment of the Nova Scotia Murder Mysteries prequel. Freshly divorced, Mandy Hays breaks with family tradition and books a tropical vacation for Christmas. When a handsome guy moves in the apartment across from hers, she's curious. What is her new neighbor's secret?
Dialogues with Talking Heads
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,250. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
"Hugh Torquato started this case as he did every other, by talking to the dead man." So begins a tale of mystery and humor, nano-technology and the talking dead. Sometimes, to our hero's vexation, those dearly departed simply refuse to shut up.
The Witch of Ballyvale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
What do people fear? The unknown, the ruling classes, or individualism? Aged four, Mags Rose was plucked from her home that was alien to her and placed in a world where she would grow to be an individual, strong in her beliefs and values. Others fear her, wishing to dominate, and wanting her submission to the norms of society. She stands firm.
Shaky Game: Smith Investigation Series 3
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- The year is 2014. Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a few cases with Smith Investigation, Rob decides to follow her heart's calling and become the full time investigator.