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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.
Rasskaz-kanonizatsiya (The Story Canonisation): unconventional Russian language textbook / Russian reader
Price: $11.89 USD. Words: 18,770. Language: Russian. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » Russian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
'Rasskaz-kanonizatsiya' ('The Story Canonisation') is the third in the series of unconventional Russian language textbooks (Russian readers or Russian easy readers) for Pre-Intermediate/Intermediate levels (B1-B2). The books written in the form of fun to read detective lines. The audio-book is available too to enhance your Russian language learning.
Night Watch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When investigative reporter Parker Davidson's’s ex escapes from a maximum security prison, LAPD Lieutenant Henry Stagge is tasked with making sure that Parker doesn’t end up a victim a second—and final—time.
Hagar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette of 13,000 words in the Benjamin January historical mystery series. When the mistress of a plantation is murdered, Benjamin's wife Rose is convinced that contrary to the evidence, the crime was not committed by one of the household slaves. But proving it will be another matter.
Mr. Alibi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,240. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
No-nonsense private eye Belinda Sweet, the only person in Los Angeles who wants no part in fame, avoids cases that bring her attention. Until she stumbles on one in a bar, when a barfly asks her to act as his alibi for killing his wife. When the cops arrest him but then let him go, Sweet needs to know why. She’s lived in LA long enough to recognize an actor when she sees one.
Blazing Bodices
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Hardcore adventurer Sir Algernon Hogshead takes down badass steampunks in Victorian London. But the case of a lifetime might just ruin his winning streak and his life. When his wife starts keeping mysterious secrets and bad company, Sir Hogshead craves a peek behind the velvet curtain. But he can't possibly break through the world of women...or can he?
Vanessa: A Vince Harper Story
Series: The Vince Harper Stories, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
With Cassie back home, the last thing Vince wanted was to be dragged into someone else's troubles, but he can't say no to a friend or a father searching for his daughter.
Guarding Lacey: A Smokey Dalton Story
Series: Smokey Dalton. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Private detective Smokey Dalton does his best to protect his adopted family, from his 11-year-old son Jimmy to his friends, the Grimshaws. But Smokey can’t see everything. Jimmy notices that Lacey Grimshaw—“thirteen going on trouble,” Smokey says—skips school to hang out with an adult man. Jimmy doesn’t want to tattle, but he’s worried about Lacey.
Family Affair: A Smokey Dalton Story
Series: Smokey Dalton. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Smokey Dalton gets a call from an old friend to help transport a battered woman and her young daughter from Madison, Wisconsin, to a shelter in Chicago. When Smokey and Marvella Walker show up at the drop site, they learn that the woman is both white and a racist. She refuses to leave with them. And that’s only the beginning of their problems.
The Dark Side of Pura Vida: Murder, Betrayal, Abduction and Revenge in the Vacation Paradise
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Retired baseball player Jack Patterson becomes suspicious after his younger sister dies in a Pacific Ocean rip tide while on vacation in Costa Rica. Jack has to go there to find answers to troubling questions. But soon he is hijacked by a gang of avengers led by an icy Costa Rican-American woman who carries twin pistols strapped to her chest. Jack soon helps uncover a web of corruption and greed.
The Defective Detective : The Curious Case of the Kilchester Courier
Series: The Defective Detective. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,570. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Chasing a parcel delivered to a neighbour, Clint is sucked into a remarkably civilised but mildly deranged crime scene. There he encounters almost-blackmail, not-actually prostitution, probable-sex scandals, genuine-imposters and the very real theft of something incredibly important. Twice.
The Case of the Sinister Senator
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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In ancient Rome, hard-boiled detective Nero Lupus meets the dame of his dreams. But Lupus knows better than most, it only takes one short chariot ride to turn a dream into a nightmare...
Bones of The Earth: A Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,570. Language: American English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
On Jeremy Martin's forty-fifth birthday, he summits a mountain with pride, and vanishes without a trace. Sarah is frantic when he doesn't return in time for his birthday party, sending out searchers in a terrible storm. In the twinkling of an eye, Jeremy has been transported 800,000 years into the future. What he discovers there will change everything. This Earth is not what we are led to believe.
A Very, Very Ordinary Man: The Story of Serial Killer William Patrick Fyfe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
William Patrick Fyfe was just a normal guy going door-to-door soliciting handyman work. But if he found a woman home alone, she became his victim. A true story of one of the most deadliest serial killers in Canada...a man whose death count has not yet been finished...
The Man From P.I.S.S. (Poker Investigations, Sensible Solutions)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,250. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The man From P.I.S.S. (Poker Investigations, Sensible Solutions) a very clever poker playing detective catching out those who would cheat or otherwise abuse the game of poker. Did I mention that he is a "cheater" himself? An amusing and well thought out collection. Edwin Campbell is the man from P.I.S.S. You will want more!
A Dimension of Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Following the murder of a young woman on the set of The Twilight Zone, Rod Serling teams up with a former Los Angeles police officer turned television writer named Gene Roddenberry to investigate.
The Caterer's Wife
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A night out is a rare occurrence for former cop Dionne Shyler and her husband, successful caterer Brom MacInnis. When their night out includes murder, the couple's respective talents aid in solving not one crime...but two.
Surreptitious Spirits
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Chicago detective, Angelene Alatorre, attempts to pierce the veil of mystery enshrouding the uncanny disappearance of two prominent brothers; one, an archeologist, the other, an anthropologist. Angelene is forced into an uneasy alliance with a mysterious stranger with a common agenda. Together they tackle some dangerous underworld figures, including a sinister minister and his misguided followers
Monday's Child Homicide: Life with Nick, Book 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,310. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
You fell in love with homicide detective Nick Christianson in the Gotcha Detective Agency mysteries. Now you get to see his story, from his point of view. Monday's Child is a crime novella set in San Francisco, California. SFPD patrol officer, Nick Christianson, is the first on the scene of a dead boy found in an alley. When the homicide cops don't have time to find the killer of a "street kid,"