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Days of the Dead: Adie Sturm Mystery
Series: Adie Sturm Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
SEDUCTION...BETRAYAL...MURDER. Rowdy drunks, pick-up lines, Oktoberfest. Adie’s Days of the Dead Tour turns deadly when Death shows up early. There’s a killer going to Cozumel and martial artist, Adie Sturm, is in the thick of it. Shady art deals, thugs and delicious men, like chocolate. The jungle has never been as hot! Sabotage, a private jet and an evil curse. Is Adie Sturm going down?
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
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
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
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Discerning of spirits is a double-edged sword; a gift to be used with prayerful caution. The enemy will engage in blistering attacks, and friends will turn and wound. But stand firm, keep well behind the blade, and perhaps—just perhaps, you won’t be run through.
The Fix
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
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.
Limoncello Yellow (Franki Amato Mysteries #1)
Series: Franki Amato Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,600. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Francesca "Franki" Amato makes the snap decision to move to New Orleans to work at her friend Veronica's detective agency, Private Chicks, Inc. But Franki's hopes for a more stable life are soon dashed when Private Chicks is hired by the prime suspect in a murder case to find out what really happened to a beautiful young boutique manager who was found strangled to death with a cheap yellow scarf.
Wounded
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When Tara Blankenship’s writing assignment takes her to an “eco village” on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, she anticipates a quiet couple of weeks in a quaint setting. (She’s far too mature to use the word boring, thank you very much.) What she stumbles into is anything but quiet and quaint. Someone has been slaughtering livestock to scare the villagers, mysterious intruders are searching...
Appraisal for Murder
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,480. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Nonfiction » Business & Economics » Real estate / buying & selling homes
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
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.
Isabella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,320. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
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
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
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
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
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 Series, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,140. 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.
Blow Me, Baby
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The last thing Toni Amos expected when she decided to go on a girl's weekend in Vegas was to be left high and dry. Now she'll have to figure out a way home that may or may not include a new friend's help.
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
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
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!
Fatal Storm
Series: Chase Dagger, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Full Moon Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Something strange is taking place at the Sebold mansion. When ghost hunters decide to spend a night, one person is missing in the morning. There have been other disappearances and homicides in the past, and the one common denominator has been the weather. Dagger and his entourage spend a night at the mansion to seek answers. But another storm is building on the horizon. Fifth in the series.
Death in the Air -- A Treasure Hunters Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,390. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Moving into a 100-year-old house believed to hide treasure of the infamous Oklahoma outlaw Fred Barton, is the beginning of what turns into a living nightmare for one newlywed couple. Will they succumb to the deadly secret of the old home?
Dreamcast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,490. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In Dreamcast, Travis, an art-student, dreams of his ex-girlfriend’s murder, and the next day discovers the nightmare to be true. In police interview, he confesses the dream and is arrested for exact knowledge of the crime. With the help of a psychologist, he finds that he has paranormal abilities and uses them manipulate the police to trap the real killer.
Latitudes & Cattitudes
Series: The Sea Purrtector Files. Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Xander de Hunter is a rising star on Catamondo's kick-boxing circuit and has dreams of becoming a Purrtector, but in Seattle, Xander must face his biggest fear – water.
Wear Something Red
Series: The Proteus Group. Price: Free! Words: 98,780. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Former FBI agent, Joan McGowan, returns to Dominion, Oregon to become the sheriff. Her hopes for a new beginning for herself and her daughter, Shana, are threatened by secrets and suspicions the moment they arrive. This is the first book of the Proteus Group Series.
Killing With Confidence
Price: Free! Words: 58,010. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A serial killer who uses self-help motivational books to become a better murderer. The brutal death of a glamorous self-made millionairess. And an ageing, technophobic investigative journalist April Lavender with her young side-kick Connor Presley determined to crack the case – even if it kills them.