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The Phoenix Rising
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 109,710. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Lee Sanders. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.86 from 7 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.
The Phoenix Crisis
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Lee Sanders. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The leaders of the Phoenix Conspiracy are poised to usher in The Hour of Ascension. And it is up to Calvin to expose the conspiracy before the Empire collapses in a firestorm of civil war. The Organization, the Akiras, CERKO, the Advent, the Phoenix Ring... it all comes down to this moment. And the question on everyone's mind is, can the Empire survive? Or will it be lost to the tempest.
Cloaked in Blood
Series: Eriksson (Darkwater Bay), Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
(Eriksson Novel #7) In the final chapters of Helen Eriksson's quest for the truth about herself, she uncovers the secret in Darkwater Bay that Jerry Lowe once warned her wasn't meant to remain buried. When the dust settles from the final confrontation, she wonders who will be left alive, and on whose side they'll stand.
The Ultimate Resolution
Series: Jake Kingsley Apostle Island Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dissatisfied with the way the law has come to be practiced, Minneapolis trial lawyer Jake Kingsley "retires" to a 42 foot sailboat in the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior. A friend of a friend, a tragic accident on Otter Island, an old tractor and a lawsuit involving more than just legal claims, but intrigue and crime, bring Jake out of "retirement" for awhile.
Murder at the Poker Table - An Apollo Poirot Whodunit Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,710. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Julius Vance, the wealthy philanthropist, has been murdered in his secluded mansion during his monthly poker game. One of the ten players must have done it. Apollo Poirot, grandnephew of the famous Belgian detective, is on the scene. Can he solve the crime before the killer strikes again?
Angel Food and Devil Dogs - A Maggie Gale Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,800. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When private detective Maggie Gale is called to a college to discuss the suspicious suicide of a gay professor, she shakes hands with the attractive Dr. Kathryn Anthony, who smiles at her with a faint but unmistakable touch of lust. Thrills, humor, & hot lesbian romance combine in this classic who-done-it style mystery.
Drop Off
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Drop Off is about the rich, rising rich, the wannabe and the use to be rich and their fight for power, money, and sex in the homes, business, and clubs of two of America's most prestigious communities.
Letters From The Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Luke Worthington knew the only way to clear his client of the charges against him was to return home to the small town of Creek Falls. Would he be strong enough to come to terms with the bitterness he felt toward his father or the guilt that had kept him from contacting his brother for eight long years? Or face the woman he had left behind?
Death Is in the Details
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,900. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Marnie Wallace, a soon-to-be unemployed researcher for a D.C. private investigator, has a problem. It's not just that she's overweight, has a domineering mother or a stalled career. She thinks she knows who killed her client's niece ... but no one will believe her.
Death Comes in the Morning
Series: Nathan Parker, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,390. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Nathan Parker never expected to find a body while hiking in Montana. And he certainly didn’t expect it to disappear. But those events land him in a conspiracy of greed that leads to a rising count of missing people. He is dragged to the brink of death, leaving him no option but to fight to survive.
Running Nameless
Series: Nathan Parker, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 138,080. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Nathan Parker plunges into a reluctant partnership with a bizarre nameless young woman who witnessed a heinous crime, not realizing that she might be more dangerous to him than the killer.
Heart's Desire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,120. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(4.00 from 1 review)
At 15, Charity is tricked into marriage. Her new husband abandons her to his northernmost estate and forgets her for the next ten years. Julian, angered at having been forced to marry, plays the bachelor until he learns of a new servant at Shepridge End. The need for this servant shows that his child bride isn't done with her tricks. With murder on his mind, he goes to confront his unwanted wife.
The Phoenix War
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 130,980. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 by Lee Sanders. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
The threat of civil war looms over humanity. Summers races to find the isotome weapons, Nimoux is trapped, Shen awakens to a strange new life, and Calvin hunts for the true puppetmaster. Desperate to discover the deepest layer of the conspiracy before it's too late. And in the shadows, Blackmoth brews a storm of chaos, hellbent on subjecting the galaxy to the dark design of his One True God.
Forgotten Place
Series: Eriksson (Darkwater Bay), Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
(Eriksson Novel #3) When the daughter of a murdered district attorney is attacked in a near fatal encounter on the anniversary of his death, Helen Eriksson jumps at the chance to finally build a case against the original suspect - her old nemesis, Danny Datello.
Quatrain
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 133,480. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.57 from 14 reviews)
In 1557, Nostradamus published a collection of four-line rhyming prophetic verses called “quatrains.” The initial collection was supposed to have 1000 prophecies. However, only 942 survived--until now. Can a cynical college professor and his two rebellious teenagers find the 58 lost prophecies of Nostradamus and use them to stop an impending terrorist attack, and will anyone believe them?
Beneath the Cracks
Series: Eriksson (Darkwater Bay), Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,270. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
(Eriksson Novel #2) Helen Eriksson's desperation grows to keep her secrets buried while trying to help local police solve a series of unexplained deaths.
The Secret Portrait
Series: Jean Fairbairn/Alasdair Cameron Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,060. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.00 from 1 review)
Jean Fairbairn has a coin from Bonnie Prince Charlie's hoard and a story for her magazine. Until the story comes to murder. Up close and personal with Chief Inspector Alasdair Cameron, whose forebears led Charlie's rising, and Rick MacLyon, a dot.com millionaire and expert on Charlie's life, Jean is likely to end her story trapped by a murderer, and the MacLyon mansion's newest ghost.
The Watcher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,610. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Horror » General
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Janet Stapleton – widowed, confined to a wheelchair, living in a remote Connecticut farmhouse - didn’t believe in out-of-body experiences until she had one and witnessed a brutal murder. The second and third ones were no less horrific. Her investigation into why she was chosen to see these murders soon has the demonic killer pursuing her.
The Tenth Caller
Price: Free! Words: 101,920. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Shock-jock extraordinaire, he'd been one of the biggest. Now, he’s doing the graveyard shift in Nowhere, USA. Gulliver still has fans, however, which some call a radio freak parade. At 3:16 a.m., he takes the tenth call, and the caller is into murder. The caller calls again, and again, and he’s always the tenth call, and the murders go way back. Who is he, and how is he always the tenth call?
First Four Jolie Gentil Mysteries
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series. Price: Free! Words: 286,420. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first four books of the Jolie Gentil cozy mystery series are now in one set. First is Appraisal for Murder, followed by Rekindling Motives, When the Carny Comes to Town, and Any Port in a Storm. Jolie is a real estate appraiser in a New Jersey Beach town and her flexible schedule allows plenty of time for trouble. Join her and friends for fun fiction you can share with your family.