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Spy Now, Pay Later
Series: Never Say Spy, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,730. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
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Railroaded into acting as a secret agent, Aydan Kelly only wants to return to her peaceful former existence. But when trusted co-workers go missing along with a deadly weapon prototype, she’s forced to take over the investigation to protect them from an agent with a personal vendetta.
The Soul Detective
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,370. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Soul Detective Achilles Jackson’s latest case has him racing against Lucifer and the Dark Prince's minions to track down an unlikely soul banished to Hell for murder. If Lucifer finds the soul before Achilles can get to her, the collapse of Heaven won't be far behind.
The Etiquette of Wolves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 157,830. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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A sorority sister is brutally murdered, and a college student must track down her killer.
Other People's Money
Series: Tim Murphy Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,360. Language: Canadian English. Published: March 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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While investigating a shareholder's complaint about financial manipulations by a marina company's CEO, RCMP Staff-Sergeant Tim Murphy uncovers clues to a series of unsolved murders.
Rex Royale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 128,130. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When the decomposed body of a charismatic Las Vegas casino mogul is recovered from a northern California lake resort, a reporter and free lance writer investigate. They discover the community’s dark secrets; missing women, arsons, police corruption, and rogue backwoodsmen in a remote hunting lodge. A startling discovery reveals a decades old murder committed by one of the community's leaders.
Days of Rage: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,400. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When the landlord at one of Sturdy Investments’ South Side properties dies alone in his apartment, Smokey Dalton agrees to investigate. He finds old human bones in the basement, along with hints of more. As he and Laura, his girlfriend and Sturdy's CEO, dig deeper, they discover secrets that could threaten them, Sturdy, and one of Chicago’s greatest institutions. Secrets worth killing for.
1906 - A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
Life's Punishing Path
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 204,570. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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In Life’s Punishing Path, Jimmy Fratino deals with his moral and ethical issues to being a better person and finding the answers in his case. Join the gang as they find out what happened to Connie Canell thirty years ago and Jimmy keeps up his quest to be a better person as he walks life’s path. Will he get his answers to life questions that he thinks will make him a better person?
Drop Off
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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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.
Tahoe Hijack
Series: Owen McKenna Mystery Thriller, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,470. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Tahoe Detective Owen McKenna tries to save a woman who is being pursued by a murderous militia group.
The Killing Gene
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,930. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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This is a story of fathers and sons in the context of a thriller/police procedural that explores the classic paradigm of nature versus nurture. Is someone good until they are turned bad by their circumstances in life or can a person be born with a killing gene?
The Case of Jack the Nipper ~ A Chronicle of Mister Marmee
Series: The Chronicles of Mister Marmee, Volume 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
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When Victorian London is gripped by a series of gruesome attacks and a senseless murder, Scotland Yard turns to the renowned consulting detective Sir Happy and his faithful colleague Mister Marmee to help track down the beast before the killer claims his next victim. Will their efforts be too late to save London’s most eminent veterinarian Dr. Stephen Hanover from the jaws of Jack the Nipper?
Garden of Thorns
Series: The Ashes Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,120. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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Mark and Hilary (Dust to Dust) meet again in Fort Worth, Texas. Mark and British archaeologist Jenny Galliard are excavating an eerie Victorian house scarred by two Jack-the-Ripper style murders. Hilary is working at an art gallery with medieval artifacts recovered from the Nazis. Beset by dark secrets dating far into the past, will Mark and Hilary ever get together?
Ashes to Ashes
Series: The Ashes Trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,920. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
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Historian Rebecca Reid comes to a Scottish castle in Ohio to catalog a collection of historical artifacts. There she's saddled with a Scottish co-worker, Michael Campbell. He has a tartan chip on his shoulder and, Rebecca suspects, a hidden agenda. When valuables vanish and accidents happen, Rebecca suspects more than ghostly presences are at work. Someone very human wants her gone.
Black Forest
Series: Denver Cereal. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,980. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 by Cook Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Skeletons entwined in the chapel and a simple admission, "I have this same Saint Jude pendant," send the Denver Cereal into the wild pursuit of the child killer, Saint Jude. Danger lurks and evil's host threatens to destroy the lives of those we love. Denver Cereal characters are stretched to their limits as they fight to stop Saint Jude's rampage against Denver's children.
Run Money
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,160. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Twins Kathryn and Michael are at home in Sacramento, on a Saturday when their father is murdered. They run from the man who killed him, but on a computer disk discovered later, a message from their dead father, he tells them they must turn to Vicki Harper, the only person they can trust. But she lives in Homestead, Florida. And what happened to the stolen $220 million. An adventure to die for.
Extremes: A Retrieval Artist Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,160. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
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A Retrieval Artist dies of a virus, yet his colleague, Miles Flint, believes the death is not an accident. Police detective Noelle DeRicci knows that the death of a young woman in the Moon's prestigious Extreme Marathon is not an accident. It soon becomes clear that both deaths are connected.
The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,260. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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This e-book, by agreement with Galde Press, contains the entire contents of The Childhood of Sherlock Holmes by Mona Morstein and first published by Galde Press in 2000. The book has been repackaged as The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft. Morstein's original work was critically acclaimed. It is UCS PRESS' hope that this "repackaged" edition will widen the reading audience for this epic work.
Letters From The Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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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?
City Of Sinners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,940. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Corruption is ripe in the City Of Sinners. Rich and powerful businessmen own the police, the politicians and have killed anyone who opposes them. The Kingdom Detective Agency, with our unnamed hero and Sally, Hills, Blossom and Sammy try to hold back the tide of with the help of retired Navy Seals and The Ghost, who doesn't like drug dealers.