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Old Poison
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 76,970. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2010 by Lobathian Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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When environmentalist Evelyn Lilac is murdered, Private investigator Diana Hunter begins a dangerous journey from California to New Mexico and finally to the Costa Rican rain forest. Her investigation turns up secrets regarding global warming, corporate greed, and a deadly alternative fuel which could make the Earth as dry and lifeless as Mars.
Murder by the Old Maine Stream
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,220. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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If ever a woman was not cut out for life in a backwoods town in Maine it's chic city woman Nora Lassiter. If ever there was a misunderstanding about what a woman does for a living, the very idea that Nora could be a "hotshot New York detective" takes the cake. But when she stumbles upon a body in the woods, and her uncle becomes a suspect, her plans to return to the city are put on hold.
Serpents in the Light
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,170. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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They only wanted to free a man from his inner demons. Instead, they killed someone. Now they have a monster of a problem and blood on their hands. In order to hide their sin, they are forced into doing the unthinkable. And this time, it won’t be manslaughter. It will be cold-blooded murder.
Deep Trouble
Price: Free! Words: 67,850. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Florida newspaper reporter turned private detective Rex Fowler finds himself mixed up with a con man, a crooked chief and a cute cop, plus a murder to boot.
Shadow Unit 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,380. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
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Contains three novellas: “Ballistic” by Sarah Monette, Emma Bull, Elizabeth Bear & Amanda Downum “Endgames” by Emma Bull “Overkill” by Elizabeth Bear plus bonus material.
The Love You Crave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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In this eighth book of the series, former CIA assassin Donovan Creed finds himself at odds with mob-connected Tony Spumoni and practically everyone else he knows, including his boss Darwin, lover Gwen, daughter Kimberly, protégé Callie, co-worker Lou, physician Doc Howard, assorted board members, terrorists, and even a zoo full of angry monkeys!
Dolled Up For Murder: A Gretchen Birch Mystery
Series: Gretchen Birch Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 75,130. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Caroline Birch. Put her away. The message was clutched in the fist of a destitute former doll collector found dead at the bottom of a cliff with a valuable French doll’s parasol in her pocket. And the person seen fleeing the crime scene fits Caroline’s description. But Gretchen Birch knows her mother is innocent. The problem is, Caroline has disappeared.
Murder Among The Orchids
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Among his beloved orchids, Mr. Popelmayer lay as if he'd gone down swinging. Casey and her detective friend, Max, discover more than one bizarre and exotic turn to the mystery of Mr. Pop's death. Did his daughter, Cattelya, or his son, Garo, want an early inheritance? Or perhaps his first wife has had her revenge. The answer lies in the Costa Rican Forest of Orchids.
Appraisal for Murder
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,480. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate / buying & selling homes
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Can a real estate appraiser in a New Jersey beach town get in this much trouble? Jolie Gentil dumps a husband who put their assets in the toilets that masquerade as slot machines and moves to Aunt Madge's B&B in Ocean Alley. Jolie is rekindling friendships, dodging a low-level wise guy, and (oops!) finding a dead body. Her old buddie Scoobie looks down and out, but he may be smarter than anyone.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,320. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Jake Stevens is a succesful and reclusive author living a somewhat retired life on his secluded bush block. A mysterious neighbour moves in nearby, a woman clearly intent on building a relationship with him. Jake soon begins to experience bizarre encounters of a seemingly psychic or paranormal nature and learns, through a friend, of his true connection to Isabella
Penelope and The Christmas Spirit
Series: A Penelope Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Holidays, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Penelope gets more than she expected when her eccentric parents plan to celebrate Christmas as a home-schooling project in this short story prequel to the Penelope Mystery series. When someone moves into the old Compton house down the road and all they own is a Christmas tree, an arm chair and a lamp, Penelope decides to find out why. Therein lies a Christmas mystery, waiting to be solved.
Bubba and the Missing Woman
Series: Bubba, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,880. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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More problems for Bubba! A trip to the big D! Potential in-laws! A demented superhero calling himself The Purple Singapore Sling! And most importantly, he's got to find the missing woman of his dreams before time runs out! Book 3 of the Bubba series
Expert Witness
Series: The Witness, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,150. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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Hermosa Beach attorney Josie Bates is missing, and the cops say there's nothing they can do. They believe she can take care of herself, but the release of an old client and mysterious list found in her car say different. Racing against time, Josie's sixteen-year-old ward, Hannah Sheraton, and Josie's lover, Archer, must work together despite their differences to find her before it's too late.
Getaway Girlz
Series: Getaway Girlz, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,810. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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Recipe for a vacation - Ingredients: Four friends, white sandy beach, splash of tequila, salt and lime. Directions: Shake it up. Slam it back. Watch out. Vacation can be...Murder.
The Disappearance of Douglas White: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 2)
Series: The Sally Nimitz Mystery Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Detective David White needs Sally's help to find his missing brother. Has Douglas White disappeared deliberately? Or is skullduggery afoot? Her friends—and fellow amateur sleuths—George Thomas and Anne Carey, are only too happy to join in the investigation, and soon they find themselves far from home in a very precarious situation.    
Forgotten Memories
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: British English. Published: July 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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The adrenalin was was rushing through her body as Vicki made her escape from the clutches of the sadistic gun dealing drug smuggler Derek. she felt no fear nor pain from the cut that was oozing blood on the side of her face.
Price: Free! Words: 3,080. Language: Australian English. Published: October 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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A short story for today...television celebrity chef Mushroom Jam is in a pickle! Can he charm this demanding audience or will he finish as flat as last week's souffle?
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
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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 Dark Side Of Glory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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The biographer of a highly decorated general learns that there is a hidden side to his life, involving a covered-up murder, a secret Japanese mistress, and an abandoned illegitimate daughter. As the story unfolds, it traces the general’s last command and the lives of its men, from its slow buildup to combat readiness, to its achieving fame in the Korean War.
The Fix
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Meet Colt Walker, one of the best college quarterbacks in the game. Why would a guy with Heisman and NFL potential risk it all on petty gambling? Meet referee, Frank Gastner, a man consumed by alcohol, gambling, and divorce. Follow as alcohol, lies, and bookies wreak havoc on them until they meet on the field, each hoping to resolve his own dilemma. You’ll be left guessing until the final play.