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Murder on Everest (A Summit Murder Mystery) by Charles G. Irion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,260. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When the only son of the world’s richest and most powerful man dies attempting to climb Mount Everest, his family is hellbent on getting answers. Will the sinister truth at the peak begin an avalanche of betrayal and danger?
Serpents in the Light by T.M. Royster
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 Beardmore Relics by E.J. Lavoie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,220. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An archaeologist sets out to turn the academic world on its ear. Kennet Forbes, teacher at Thunder Bay University, volunteers to find his missing colleague. He finds himself embroiled in violence, murder, and mystery. Forbes, former high-profile newsman, rediscovers the wilds north of Lake Superior. In the process he awakens his own demons.
Game 7: Dead Ball by Allen Schatz
Series: Marshall Connors Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,470. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.70 from 10 reviews)
Major league umpire Marshall Connors believes a vacation cut short is a reasonable price to pay for the opportunity to work the World Series. But that price rapidly escalates when he finds himself in the middle of more than the game on the field. Secrets, lies, and revenge spark a fiery collision between past and present and Marshall quickly realizes some things are better left alone.
Expert Witness by Rebecca Forster
Series: The Witness Series, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,840. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural(5.00 from 5 reviews)
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.
Lethal Blossom by Stephanie Serrano
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 113,110. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2011 by LotusPondPress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Lena Wells thinks her neighbor's death is just bad luck, until her psychic niece shows up and says it was no accident. Lena decides to unravel the truth, with help from a posse of friends and family with more enthusiasm than investigative skills. LETHAL BLOSSOM mixes sharp wit and spicy characters into a potent combination of humor and homicide that will appeal to both cozy and paranormal fans.
Angel Food and Devil Dogs - A Maggie Gale Mystery by Liz Bradbury
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.
Heller's Regret by JD Nixon
Series: Heller, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 6 reviews)
There’s not much ordinary about Tilly Chalmers’ life as a security officer. Her latest assignments – two jobs involving children; protection of a valuable jewellery collection; and security at an unusual conference – provide plenty of adventures for her. But it’s her private life, including her complex relationship with her beautiful boss, Heller, causing her greatest personal challenges yet.
Mmorpg by Emile van Veen
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 116,110. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Terrorists are using a massive online game for secret communications and to rehearse their strikes. When an English student stumbles upon their activities, the authorities don't believe him. So he starts his own investigation, and a breathtaking pursuit in both the virtual and the real world begins. Then he learns their true identities, to discover he has been looking through a two-way mirror...
The Doppelganger Gambit by Lee Killough
Series: Brill/Maxwell, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 101,600. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2015 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural(5.00 from 1 review)
It looks like straightforward suicide to Detective Janna Brill. Starship outfitter Andy Kellener locked himself in his office after hours and took a fatal drug dose. But Brill’s exasperating new partner Mama Maxwell thinks it’s murder, and his chief suspect is Kellener’s partner Jorge Hazlett. The trouble is, Hazlett has an airtight alibi. In 2091's cashless society, every purchase is made with...
Unusual People by Jackie Lawrence
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 141,540. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(5.00 from 1 review)
A Warlock is hunting Police Sergeant Sasha Blythe. Will she be able to discover his identity and stop him before he can harm her and her unborn twins, the saviours of the vampire race? With the help of her friends, she's going to have a damn good try.
The Naked Banker by Clive Strutt
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 101,580. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime(5.00 from 1 review)
Is London a safe place to bank? It is for drug suppliers, arms dealers, terrorists, and corrupt third world politicians, who hide their ill-gotten gains in London’s banking underworld with impunity. This novel blows the lid off those conniving financial miscreants whose money laundering and Libor dealings rocked the international banking scene. They stoop to murderous lows to hide their misdeeds.
Redcoat by Louis Tridico
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,260. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(5.00 from 1 review)
A diplomat is killed in the French Quarter by a sword-wielding man known as the Redcoat. The FBI suspects this is no random murder, and they turn to local historian Emma Eaton for help. As the body count rises, she begins to connect the murders to the fate of a missing soldier from the Battle of New Orleans and a prominent local family with secrets to hide. But is Emma the Redcoat's next target?
7 Crows, A Secret by Decatur Clary
Price: $6.99 $4.68 USD. (33% off until Dec. 25!) Words: 206,960. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical(5.00 from 1 review)
“‘Seven crows, a secret, never to be told’. I guess I’m the secret no one ever told.” For over twenty years David has been haunted by the hanged man’s words. In 1933 he has one last chance to find their meaning. The trail of family stories leads him to the bedside of an old woman, the last witness to the events and David’s best hope for an answer. If she does tell, will anyone recognize it?
Abducted by David R Lewis
Series: The Crockett Stories, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,470. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Crockett is enjoying a new life at Watkins Marina on Truman Lake when a call from Cletus shatters his reverie. Ruby has been abducted. Pulled back into what he'd left behind, Crockett is plunged into a terrible reality. He and Clete are on the hunt in the wilds of northern Arkansas, time is running out, and Ruby is in chains.
The Gray and Languid Grave by Jamie Melissa Renwick
Series: The Theresa Maddux Adventures, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 196,770. Language: American English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(5.00 from 1 review)
Reese’s kin are missing. During a desperate call from her biological father, Mason McCay, Theresa learns of the sudden disappearance of the Chancellors – her sister’s family, Jackie, Dan and the kids. Trapped in a scam as deadly as any conceived on the high seas, Reese battles modern piracy with a twist. Facing men of no conscience and fewer scruples, she and McCay run a rig of desperate survival.
State Machine by K.B. Spangler
Series: Rachel Peng. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(5.00 from 1 review)
For Agent Rachel Peng and her team, murder is usually just the beginning. This time, the body is found in the unlikeliest of places, and the race to recover a stolen piece of antiquity will put Rachel and her team against one of the country's most powerful political figures.
Chinese Puzzle by T.M. Raymond
Series: No Sin Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 135,570. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense(5.00 from 1 review)
An action-filled, extensively researched murder mystery set in Shanghai during the sultry August of 1928. Chinese Puzzle is the first book in the No Sin mystery series.
Who Needed Killing? by Bill Fitts
Series: Needed Killing, book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,650. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth(5.00 from 1 review)
Provost Rufus George is worried. “Something,” he tells Crawford, “is not right at University Village. I want you to look around and see if anything bothers you.” Checking out a retirement community seems harmless enough. Crawford begins with a question here and a question there--until he asks the wrong question and he and the provost find themselves the target of a wily and ruthless killer.
Red Palace by Rebekah Shelton
Series: The Red Wolf Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Delilah is being held hostage in a Middle Eastern palace. Her fate is now in the hands of the werewolves who are not afraid to die. Believing Boone is dead, she is not certain of her future. Only Delilah's father has the power to change her destiny. Will he answer her prayers? How do Red Palaces, Russians, and werewolves fit into Delilah's past, present and future? And will Boone be a part of it?