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Never Say Spy
Series: Never Say Spy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 102,230. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
Despite her penchant for weapons and ripe language, Aydan Kelly’s resumé reads ‘bookkeeper’, not ‘badass’. She’s leaving the city to fulfill her dream of rural tranquillity when she gets carjacked by a man who shouldn’t exist. Pity her enemies. Because nobody’s tougher than a middle-aged woman who wants her dream back.
Deadly Stillwater
Series: McRyan Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.75 from 12 reviews)
THE CRIME SERIES WITH 2+ MILLION DOWNLOADS and 20,000+ REVIEWS. New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, Roger Stelljes delivers an action packed and pulse pounding thriller. The abduction of two girls is just the beginning in a case of betrayal and revenge that will ultimately strike at the soul of the St. Paul Police Department.
The Shadow Priest
Price: Free! Words: 102,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A disgraced former intelligence officer seeks redemption by resuming his long-abandoned pursuit of a shadowy group that may be assassinating charismatic, fledgling fanatics—future Hitlers and bin Ladens—just as they emerge from obscurity, before they can instigate mass murder.
Forgotten
Series: Araneya Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 108,810. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Twenty-eight year old Claudia Cabriati has no memory of her life before the age of eight; not something she thought unusual, until a strangely familiar woman possessing knowledge of that life, is killed in the grounds of Claudia’s home. With her trust challenged by those she loves, Claudia turns to the mysterious Saul Reardon. Together they embark on a dangerous journey in search of answers.
Western Justice (Three Western Writers - Three Mystery Novellas)
Price: Free! Words: 122,600. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Looking for a great new mystery series? You’ve come to the right place. Three western writers begin their journeys with tales of wide-open skies, death in the dust, Native American mysticism, greed, lust, friendship, and honor. Law enforcement agents and Native American players partner and sometimes clash on the unpredictable path toward truth and justice.
Blood Ties
Series: Little Town, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 153,180. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.91 from 45 reviews)
Police officer Tess Fuller has her hands full trying to maintain order in a poorly-resourced small mountain town overrun by the beautiful, arrogant and lawless Bycraft family. But what will her new sergeant, a serious by-the-books city cop, think of her renegade policing style? And will they be able to work together to save Tess’ life when her feud with the Bycrafts escalates dangerously?
Devil's Chimney
Price: Free! Words: 121,740. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Constable Chalvington Barnes is an ambitious young cop with his sights set on the top. His latest collar, a serial night creeper terrorising his sleeping victims with a knife, is an arrest that earns Barnes his ticket into CID. With a bit of breathing space, the CID congratulate themselves on a job well done - and their complacency is punished when a young police officer is brutally murdered...
About Hana
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 191,910. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Awarded a Readers' Favorite 5 star review. She's stumbled across a mystery that will change her life forever. Frightened and alone, Hana needs to keep moving or the blonde man will find her. He's hurt her once before. Next time he'll make sure he finishes the job.
Dead Copy
Price: Free! Words: 123,880. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
FBI Agent Tom Logan enlists obituary writer Cauley MacKinnon for a special assignment: Create a fake obituary to "disappear" a confidential informant to enter him into the Witness Protection Program. Now someone is making it clear that they don't want Cauley getting any closer to the case–unless she wants to wind up on the obituary page herself.
Daddy's Little Killer
Series: Eriksson (Darkwater Bay), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 100,610. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.92 from 13 reviews)
An FBI agent kills her ex-husband, but without evidence to prove she's guilty, she's free to walk away from it all. Getting away from murder and mayhem proves much more difficult for Helen Eriksson, who still plans to repay those responsible for ruining her life.
All In A Day's Work
Price: Free! Words: 118,360. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contractors in the Denver area are being murdered and the Revengers are taking credit for them. As the murders pile up, the public and the press start suspecting that Bob Jackson, The Consumer Champion, is behind the murders. Homicide detective Jake Stein is baffled by murder scenes with almost no clues and his department is getting pressured to solve the case.
Rise of The Iron Eagle: The Iron Eagle Series Book One
Series: The Iron Eagle, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 107,780. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014 by Narroway Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
If someone you loved was murdered, would a jail sentence be enough punishment for the killer? The Iron Eagle doesn’t think so either. Meet the surprising vigilante handing out justice that truly fits the crime in this Los Angeles-based 30-novel series. For the killers who cross the Eagle’s path, there is no mercy. See justice delivered with exacting precision for their crimes against the innocent.
Enigma
Price: Free! Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.92 from 12 reviews)
Dick Love is a 42-year-old detective from New York now living and working in London. And if given the choice he’d just as soon stay alive. He has a pregnant boxer relying on it.
Nothing Done in Secret
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 124,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
An overbearing realtor is dead at the church she planned to convert to condominiums. A man in a ski mask attacks a young woman revealing a pattern of unsolved crimes going back three decades. Captain Alexander Moffat must conduct two very different investigations. Nothing Done in Secret is a British-style mystery set in the small towns and vineyards of California’s picturesque Gold Country.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.00 from 1 review)
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s collection of stories featuring the world’s greatest consulting detective has now been re-written, with all the characters regendered. Now follow Miss Sherlock Holmes as she uses her unparalleled powers of deduction to solve her most challenging mysteries.
The Collector
Series: An Alan Swansea Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 130,670. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What at first appears to be an online hoax launches retired PI Alan Swansea into an investigation exposing a gang of sex traffickers. Once it becomes clear that young Eastern European girls have been abducted and forced to take part in a deranged artist’s bizarre project, Swansea is engaged in a harrowing race to find the girls before they are thrust into an even more unthinkable situation.
Songs of Bliss
Price: Free! Words: 123,710. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Just how far will a father go to protect his daughter, especially when his 'protection' is so fundamentally flawed? A crime thriller set amid the tranquil beauty of North Devon's rolling hills and seaside towns.
A Death In Beverly Hills
Price: Free! Words: 137,870. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
NEW EDITION -- Revised Sept. 2014 When the wife and four-year-old stepdaughter of fading movie star Tom Travis disappeared, a massive, fruitless, search was launched. Soon after the body of Travis's wife was discovered in a shallow grave only a few miles from where he had been riding his dune buggy on the day she vanished Travis finds himself on trial for capital murder. But did he do it?
Shaded Light: The Case of the Tactless Trophy Wife: A Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 123,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
A weekend house party at a Toronto lawyer’s estate. A young woman’s body in the garden. Enter homicide detectives Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan for their first case together. “He’s white, an abrupt, patronizing veteran, while she’s a recently promoted, vivacious black woman —but... the two rub elbows and tempers to captivating effect.” Publishers Weekly
Widowmere
Price: Free! Words: 118,220. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The sun sets over Windermere. An artist is sketching on the shore; nearby, a beautiful young widow fills her pockets with stones and wades out into the lake... The artist, Eden, is in England's Lake District looking for a new start. Now she finds that deceit and death lie waiting in the shadow of the hills.