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Paloma: A Retrieval Artist Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Rusch does a superb job of making the Retrieval Artist books work as fully satisfying standalone mysteries and as installments in a gripping saga full of love, loss, grief, hope, adventure, and discovery. It is also some of the best science fiction ever written.” New York Times bestselling author Orson Scott Card
Pursued
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,870. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
A storm–a disaster–a theft. When Kale Trenton’s priceless chalice is stolen, investigative reporter Leigh Gardner vows to go to the ends of the earth to bring it back. She chases every lead, explores every possibility, and hunts down Kale’s rival, Peregrine, to find it. He won’t admit he has it. And she has to decide just how far she’ll go to bring it back.
Recovery. The Second Manuscript of the Richards' Trust.
Series: Manuscripts of the Richards' Trust, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160,960. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
In 1359 BC a distress call was sent... It was received in AD 321... Then in AD 1994 a new asteroid was detected inbound from deep space... The word recovery is indeed one pregnant with meaning and in the final analysis one must ask: who truly is recovering what? Recovery continues the temporal adventures of Egyptologist Joseph Richards.
Dead in Time
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 131,600. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2011 by Frith Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
Thirty years after his death, glam rock star Damon Brent is back, trying to avenge his murder with the help of the daughter of his biggest fan.
The Confession
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,870. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
“The difference between humans and wild animals is that humans pray before they commit murder.” Three bodies in two states and one failed attempt share some things in common, on each pectoral muscle they have been branded, the left with an unbalanced set of scales, the right with the All Seeing Eye, and carved into the flesh between the brands is what looks like some type of writing.
Camp Soul
Series: Barb Stark Mysteries, Book 2 ยท Barb Stark Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 117,180. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A band of crazed monk-mercenaries takes over the old Boy Scout camp near psychologist Barb Stark’s lake home, naming it “Camp Soul" and terrorizing the townspeople. Camp Soul has a special interest in Stark. Why and how their interest in Stark escalates into life-threatening violence sends Barb Stark and Walter Chandler into a battle of wits and wills with Camp Soul – and each other.
The Last Blitzkrieg
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 136,720. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Russians are at the gates of Berlin. The war is won. Or is it? Even as the Red Army deals Nazi Germany its death blow, Hauptmann Träger, reluctant hero of the Reich, is working his way to the heart of Moscow with the last of Germany’s wonder weapons. The Last Blitzkrieg is a fast-paced thriller woven around real people and actual historical events sometimes more surprising than fiction.
Carrington's Pledge
Price: $2.97 USD. Words: 114,630. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a student is found dead in his fraternity house, the questions and conflicts expose difficult relationships among his girlfriend, a psychologist, the Dean of Students, and the wealthy grandson of a famous Texas wildcatter. The setting is a fictitious college in the very real city of Austin, and the mystery unfolds amid the turmoil of college life.
The Assemblers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,720. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
An underground classic about computer fraud and murder in a small Arkansas town. A coon hunter stumbles onto a trailer full of brightly lit computer terminals and one electrocuted corpse, as schemes and scams and a seemingly superhuman computer turn a sleepy southern town into a high-tech hotbed. “A joy and an education for the discriminating lover of the well-plotted thriller" Kansas City Star
Blowback: A Retrieval Artist Novel
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,390. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Earth Alliance believes another attack imminent, but no one knows where or when it will strike. Retrieval Artist Miles Flint finds himself in a race against time, a race that implicates organizations he trusts—and people he loves.
Dust to Dust
Series: The Ashes Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 132,040. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Rebecca and Michael (Ashes to Ashes) get back together at an archaeological dig in Scotland. Uncovering a medieval murder mystery makes the tense situation at the dig even tenser. It's the very fresh body in a very old grave that blows it wide open -- and tests their relationship for once and for all, against a backdrop of music, ghostly presences, and the bonny braes of Scotland.
Silent Victor
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 126,600. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2012 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Clarke Lantham got a good chuckle when a world-famous alien hunter tried him to prevent an attack on San Francisco. He stopped laughing 12 hours later when gray aliens apparently stole a priceless artifact in full view of security cameras. But when takes the case, he finds himself working against the Chinese Government and the FBI. Book 4 of The Clarke Lantham Mysteries Mystery/Comedy/Thriller
A Spy For A Spy
Series: Never Say Spy, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,090. Language: Canadian English. Published: April 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Aydan Kelly’s part-time job with a clandestine government organization just got a lot more complicated. Forced to lie to save her lover’s career, she tells the director she’s an experienced secret agent. He believes her… and assigns her to a mission. When Aydan realizes innocent lives are at stake, she tries to confess her deception, but it’s already too late.
Oklahoma Blue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 111,070. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A serial killer is on the prowl in the Panhandle of Oklahoma. Beneath the Oklahoma blue sky the FBI are investigating. Out of Boise City, Cimarron County, Detective Aldridge is investigating the death along with OSBI. Meanwhile, Deputy Sherrif Callista Hedges has taken against men who beat their wives and scare their kids. And the serial killer needs to concentrate if he wants to continue.
Parallel Worlds
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,120. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Parallel Worlds is fast pace action. The reader will immediately become involved in the intrigue surrounding the compelling adventure which weaves together gripping fact and fiction. Participate in a fascinating journey through time and space and find out who could be behind the extraordinary changes in the world’s climate.
The Consulate
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,720. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A Special Agent Wyckoff Mystery! A spy thriller written by former FBI Special Agent Thomas R. Stutler, Esq. Take a peek behind the curtain when a highly trained Chinese diplomat in San Francisco decides to compromise a highly classified government project.
Things Unseen
Series: Metamor City, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 138,150. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
In the Year 1974 CR, a team of explorers vanished at the mysterious Telvari Rift. 25 years later, a new group of adventurers has braved this forbidden zone. Some sought power. Some sought answers. None expected what they found. Now a trail of death follows them from the jungles of the Rift to the towers of Metamor City, and only police detectives Kathryn Kitaen and David Silverleaf can stop it.
A Matter of Faith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,160. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Does Faith Moreno's romantic pursuit of a young priest help Detective Stark bring a murderer to justice or just mark Faith as the next victim?
Beyond Malice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,630. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When Nora Royce, a sexy associate in a prestigious law firm, is accused of killing a partner's wife the legal community throws her to the wolves. Amanada Cross, a third-rate attorney and Nora's sister has no leads, no criminal experience, and a history with her sister that makes it hard to defend Nora - especially when it turns out that even though Justice is blind she wields a deadly sword.
Death Is in the Details
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,900. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Marnie Wallace, a soon-to-be unemployed researcher for a D.C. private investigator, has a problem. It's not just that she's overweight, has a domineering mother or a stalled career. She thinks she knows who killed her client's niece ... but no one will believe her.