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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 » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(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?
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.
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...
The Good Die Twice
Series: Chase Dagger, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,810. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2009 by Full Moon Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A woman is murdered five years after her alleged death. The first in the Chase Dagger Series which combines mystery with fantasy. (Every detective should have a shapeshifter for a partner.) "The attendant breezy sex, violence, and action, coupled with bits of Indian lore and Einstein the talking macaw, should have readers clamoring for the projected next novel." -- Library Journal.
The Witch's Key (Detective Marcella Witch's series, book 3)
Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
In this, book 3 of the Detective Marcella Mysteries, circumstances surrounding an unexplained spike in deaths among homeless men has Tony suspecting paranormal forces are again at work in the town of New Castle. But things get complicated when his investigation is stifled by his hopeless infatuation with a witch who just may be at the heart of the mystery. find more books by this author here.
Times of Trouble
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 103,710. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Ellen’s sister is in trouble. She knows something she shouldn’t and people want her dead. Ellen wants to help her. But how do you find someone who doesn't want to be found? Ellen's determination to find her sister leads to dead ends and near misses, lucky breaks, personal danger and devastating betrayal.
Deadly Engagement: A Georgian Historical Mystery
Series: Alec Halsey Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Spring 1763. Career diplomat Alec Halsey is embroiled in country house murder and mayhem. He must also confront past demons in his love life and a cruel twist of fate reveals why his brother will go to any lengths to ruin him. Along with Lucinda Brant's trademark wit and high drama there are deeper subplots and even quirkier characters to have you shuddering and laughing in equal measure!
Happily Divorced, or how to rob the robber
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,310. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
After 40 years of troublesome marriages two 65 year old men are happily divorced but broke. Their future may only last five years. They decide to rob the robber.
Deep Trouble
Price: Free! Words: 67,850. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
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.
Executive Sick Days
Series: Sedona O'Hala Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Book 3: Sedona O'Hala Mysteries. Steve Huntington had a way of offering jobs that were too good to be true. Mark Huntington made offers too good to turn down. Sedona had a habit of being caught in the middle; somewhere near bad guys with guns and family members she was trying to avoid.
Secrets & Lies
Series: Detective Jill Brennan, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,840. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Everyone has skeletons in their closets... everyone has secrets... but when the corpse of an elderly recluse is found in her kitchen, the secrets she kept hidden so well, come spilling out & William Phillips, her wealthy son has the very fabric of his life turned upside down. Follow a web of intrigue through Rose Phillip's life to discover who wanted her dead & why the killer is now after William.
Fatal Storm
Series: Chase Dagger, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,510. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011 by Full Moon Publishing. 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?
Blow Me, Baby
Price: Free! Words: 1,380. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 4 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.
Appraisal for Murder
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,460. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 4 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.
Faith Within
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,280. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A feel-good adventure story about a man and woman who mean to convince their son, a genius scientist, that there might be more at work in their lives than just his intellect and science. An accomplished scholar learns that his simple, hometown parents may know more about life than all of his books and degrees combined. Join them as they convince a hard-nosed thinker to feel rather than just think.
The Devil's Legacy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 116,740. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
The opening of Pandora’s Box creates pandemonium in the office of the British Prime Minister. A team is assembled to solve a two hundred year old conspiracy in order to prevent the Box’s incredible secrets from being revealed to the world and plunging British society into chaos. Will the search for truth be successful? And will it result in the restoration of a country’s stolen heritage?
Getaway Girlz
Series: Getaway Girlz, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,810. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
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.
Strayed
Price: Free! Words: 6,640. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
No job, no money, and an ex-wife who's glad to be rid of him . . . Frank is looking for his next scam when he holes up in an abandoned farmhouse. But this town has a way of calling strays home.
Tanzi's Heat
Series: Vince Tanzi, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,640. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Vince Tanzi gets a call from a woman who has just been shot at. He's at a low ebb in his life, but he takes the case. He thinks it's her husband, but exactly who her husband is, he's not sure--and she isn't, either. Vince's dry humor and keen observations propel this mystery-romance across central Florida, through Buddhist temples, abandoned factories and hurricanes. Suspense, with wit and edge.