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Old Miss Gracing
Price: Free! Words: 42,490. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Kindergarten boy develops relationship with elderly female teacher, who has a curious and perhaps lethal past.
Size Matters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,120. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Allie McPherson has a secret she’s been hiding for the past four years: she killed a man in cold blood. Beat him to death with a tree branch after he threatened to rape her. But what started as self-defense became problematic for two reasons. First, she killed Robert Sims after he’d been rendered completely defenseless. And second, she inadvertently left her fingerprints at the scene.
Fotherington-Tomas and the Mephostus Meeting
Price: Free! Words: 3,120. Language: British English. Published: August 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A brooding Fotherington-Tomas sits in the drawing room of Haggrid’s Gentleman’s Club in London, wishing only to be closer to the fire and swaddled in a never-ending supply of brandy. What dark angst is the nation’s favourite hero hiding from the world and can Maxwell, tease it out of him? Set against a backdrop of rugby and Oxford, this is Fotherington-Tomas as you've never seen him before!
Conspiracy Theory
Series: Fractured. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,760. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A fast-paced mystery & espionage thriller that picks up directly from the last line of Inner Sanctum, and introduces Michael. The plot coalesces to bring in the Sheriff and FBI, who with the Secret Service, set up a task force. They discover a terrorist plot to destroy the American system of government.
Journey From Drug Addiction To Success
Series: Journey From Drug Addiction To Success. Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The book is based on teenage love. It's actually written to make teenagers understand that what actually true relationship and bonding mean. The story is romantic suspense-genre full of feelings and suspense which makes the book worthy to be read and purchased.
Three Brisket Tacos and a Sig Sauer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,800. Language: American English. Published: August 1, 2019 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Three Brisket Tacos and a Sig Sauer by Michael Bracken. Guns + Tacos Season One Episode 2.
Last Orders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,770. Language: British English. Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Big Eddie Archer is throwing a celebrity party for the reopening of The Bellerophon public house. When singer Paul Toopen, star of TV reality show Dreamboat, goes missing there is only one man the pub’s guv’nor can call on. Eddie's guests are trapped in a pub with a killer and private investigator Danny Lancaster must track him down before last orders.
The Lost German Shepherd
Series: Lost and Found Pets. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,980. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Alex’s world has been turned upside down. Her new-found siblings have invaded her life, her boyfriend has mysteriously left town, and someone has been following her. When her own dog disappears, she knows something dangerous is going on. Alex uses every resource to gather clues that will lead to her cherished pet. She will break all the rules to solve the mystery of the lost German Shepherd.
The Company of Thieves: Episode One: A Burglary in Winter
Series: The Company of Thieves. Price: Free! Words: 6,410. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Episode One: Master Thief, Jack Higgins breaks into the Whitely Museum and steals the celebrated Whitely Diamond.
RAVENous
Price: Free! Words: 23,590. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After the discovery of Molly, Raven Aubry, and her friends together to uncover the truth and the reason why a crime that appeared to be random, to begin with, was the key to solving the mystery. This is the sequel to scAVENgeR.
More Professor Mysteries
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,570. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Around The College Henry Wodeash is known as ‘The Professor’. This pipe-smoking biologist likes solving mysteries. In this new collection of four short stories, The Professor dives into the dirty world of cheating on examinations, salves a burnt foot while sorting out why the corn died, brews up a beer that cannot exist and uses a cheese sandwich to determine who saved the orchids.
It All Comes Back
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a friendship is torn beyond repair, payback with a bullet starts to look appealing. Good decisions are another matter.
Ratings Game (Talk Show Queen) (Tracy Gayle Mysteries Book 4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tracy Gayle and Danny Tide are now a couple, expecting a baby. Danny has finally agreed to do an interview with his ex-wife, talk show hostess Blair Nelson. That evening, Danny and Blair’s daughter, Liz, finds her mother unconscious on the bathroom floor. Who would want to kill her, and why? Many people had opportunity, but no one has a motive. They need Blair to wake up and give them answers.
The Space Alien
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,080. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2019 by Peaks Island Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The year is 1953. Five flying saucers suddenly zoom across the skies of Tokyo. Ichiro Hirano's next-door neighbor is kidnapped by an alien lizard creature. The same creature is now stalking the pretty and talented sister of Ichiro's best friend. What in the world is going on? This is the kind of mystery that only master sleuth Kogoro Akechi and the Boy Detectives Club can hope to solve.
Involuntary Turnover
Series: Kat Voyzey Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 47,860. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
HR director Kat Voyzey has a talent for getting things done. Whether it’s brawling employees, difficult bosses, or dress code drama, she knows how to handle a crisis. But when an employee is murdered at the Seattle hospital where Kat works, and the police try to blame the victim, playing by the rules won’t be enough to save the day. Can Kat catch the killer before they strike again?
Street Fightin' Man
Series: Cat of Many Colors. Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Detective Frank Bureau Investigates the sabotage of a fat man's footwear. The Cat of Many Colors lends a paw.
Angel's Lust
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,520. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The body of a young lawyer is found in an alley, and the suspicious circumstances of his death arouses Los Angeles PD Detective Verity Thrett's interest. As she pursues clues that led to his death, she fends off the rivalry of disgraced Detective Fin McNab, desperate to regain his good standing with the brass. The complex trail leads into LA's porn industry and a forgotten murder
Ariadne (Vatic #2)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,340. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Military
Sequel to bestselling sci-fi mystery, VATIC Experimental bioship, the CSS Ariadne, has cut all communications and launched herself into hyperspace—heading towards enemy territory and certain destruction if she cannot be stopped. Vatic, a Skilled empath in the reluctant employ of the Company, is drugged and forced to board the rogue ship. But what he finds there is far more than a simple mystery.
Islamic State: England
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 152,260. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Islamic State: England is an action, mystery and espionage thriller set in contemporary times. The plot unravels like a who-done-it, with MI6 playing catch-up with the intentions of ISIL, and their planned Caliphate of England. Supported by a romance between the main characters, this fast-paced ripping yarn is crammed with intrigue and a joy to read.
A Murder Among Friends
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,990. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Everyone is shocked when Catherine, a pregnant surrogate, goes missing—from the gay couple whose child she was carrying, to her estranged sister Eva-Sue, to her college friend Marcus Agaston, now a Dallas reporter. When Catherine’s body appears on the shoreline of Lake Ray Hubbard seven days later, Marcus vows to find the killer and comes face-to-face with the surprising murderer.