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Shadow Unit 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,310. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Contains the novel, "Refining Fire" by Elizabeth Bear and Emma Bull, plus bonus material. There are nightmares humanity doesn't dream are real. Welcome to Shadow Unit. The Shadow Unit series was created by award-winning authors Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear.
Shadow Unit 7
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
“Smoke & Mirrors” by Elizabeth Bear, “Not Alone” by Holly Black, Elizabeth Bear, Emma Bull, & Chelsea Polk, and more.
Shadow Unit 8
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Contains “The Unicorn Evils” by Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear, “Basilisk Hunt” by Emma Bull and Holly Black, and more.
Fearless in High Heels
Series: High Heels Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,390. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Fashion designer turned amateur sleuth Maddie Springer is obsessed with the “Moonlight” movies saga. But when she encounters a murder by bite marks, suddenly life imitates art in the deadliest of ways, and Maddie finds herself investigating a crime that leads her from a deadly dance club to a coven of Hollywood “vampires.”
Days of Atonement
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 149,170. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Loren Hawn is a traditional Western peace officer walking the streets of 21st Century New Mexico, and seemingly unaware that times have changed. And when a dying man named Randal falls out of a bullet-riddled car and dies in Loren’s arm, Loren finds he isn’t the only man living in the wrong time--- because he remembers pulling Randal’s dead body out of a wrecked car twenty years before.
Mu Arae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It would take a dangerous rendezvous in warped time and space just to confirm the legend of a lost world, and trying to set foot on it promised even greater peril. Join Adrian Tarn and R.J. Smith as they dare to tempt fate on a mission filled with mysteries from the future and dangers from the present. (standalone, Adrian Tarn series #5)
Reluctant Trust - (Book 3 of 6 in the dark and chilling Jewels Trust M.U.R.D.E.R. Series)
Series: Jewels Trust, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,660. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Perverse Needs. Unrelenting Pursuit. Savage Murders. He looks like your husband. Dresses and acts like your husband. But he’s definitely not your husband. A sadistic rapist turned murderer is a dead ringer for Jewels’ hero husband and decides to “become” him. Jewels is forced to accept her new counterfeit husband or suffer grave consequences.
The Phoenix Crisis
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 124,170. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012 by Lee Sanders. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
The leaders of the Phoenix Conspiracy are poised to usher in The Hour of Ascension. And it is up to Calvin to expose the conspiracy before the Empire collapses in a firestorm of civil war. The Organization, the Akiras, CERKO, the Advent, the Phoenix Ring... it all comes down to this moment. And the question on everyone's mind is, can the Empire survive? Or will it be lost to the tempest.
Black Jack Justice
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 59,920. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It was a simple enough case, but don't they always start out that way? When a pair of His and Hers private detectives get involved, the sparks start to fly and the blood begins to spill in earnest. With every shot that’s fired, the hole digs a little deeper, and the list of people our sparring shamuses can trust gets shorter and shorter.
The Mogul Sheriff
Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,080. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Sheriff Millie faces many challenges after the recent tornadoes that tore through Mountain County. Millie is trying to balance sorting out her personal and business affairs with being the Sheriff. To complicate her life a dangerous fugitive returns as does an old romantic interest. They add danger, mystery and romantic distraction to Millie’s life. The question is can Millie juggle it all?
She Needed Killing
Series: Needed Killing, book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,930. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Crawford had never considered taking his cat to the local folk festival. But when a friend wants The Black for a photo shoot, he obliges. That a snake will be part of the shoot is just the first surprise in store for him and his pets. Snakes, fortune tellers, arsonists, blackmailers . . . this festival will be unlike any other in the history of Jemison County.
The Secret of Blackjack Woods
Series: Blackjack Woods, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,930. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
One summer evening, 12-year-old Jim Thomas is surprised by his mother and sister's account of seeing a mysterious creature in their woods. Is it bigfoot? Thinking there has to be a reasonable explanation, Jim sets upon discovering the truth. In short time, Jim is faced with a being that supposedly doesn't exist. Before long, his new friend is in trouble, and only Jim and his family can save him.
Cloaked in Blood
Series: Eriksson (Darkwater Bay), Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
(Eriksson Novel #7) In the final chapters of Helen Eriksson's quest for the truth about herself, she uncovers the secret in Darkwater Bay that Jerry Lowe once warned her wasn't meant to remain buried. When the dust settles from the final confrontation, she wonders who will be left alive, and on whose side they'll stand.
Too Dead To Dance
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,030. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Lederhosen, accordions....and a dead body! And a dead body is just what coffee roaster Jennifer Penny found when she walked into her coffee booth at the Polka Daze Festival. While unearthing clues, Jennifer dodges the demands of her soon to be ex-husband, and the advances of a sexy cop and a flirtatious butcher. She'll need more than a double espresso to stay on her toes and solve this mystery.
Silent Witness
Series: The Witness Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,860. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Josie Bates is pulled back into the world of high-stakes law when her ex-cop lover, Archer, is accused of murdering his disable stepson - a son Josie never knew he had. Racing against time, she must prove Archer has been framed. Her faith is shaken as she battles to save Archer, almost despairing until she uncovers the most dangerous evidence of all - the testimony of the silent witness.
Uncorked
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Uncorked is as fizzy as a champagne bubble bath, as decadently delicious as chocolate, and as seductive as a massage. Treat yourself to a full course of Chrissy McMullen and Lieutenant Jack Rivera as they find themselves embroiled in yet another life or death mystery.
Unnatural Selection
Series: Unnatural Selection, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,320. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Nick drinks fake blood to live, has had his canines capped, but he's no vampire. He *is* a cop, part of a London Met police Murder Investigation team. Someone is killing other gay 'vees' and his job is to find out who. Complicating matters is the curious, attractive and stubbornly persistent Anton, who is determined to help Nick with his case and his non-existent love life.
Privileged Witness
Series: The Witness Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,360. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Grace McCreary says she tried to stop her wealthy, disturbed sister-in-law from jumping to her death, but the police accuse her of murder. Grace, sister of Senate hopeful Matthew McCreary, turns to Josie Bates for help. When Josie, Matthew's first love, steps back into the world of privilege and power she risks everything she holds dear - including her own life.
The Slayer
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 123,480. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
RCMP Cst. Renaud has been assigned her first Cold Case in Halifax, Nova Scotia, but it quickly turns into a nightmare. With some help––and sometimes hindrance––from her best friend, a beautiful Crown attorney of Mi’kmaq descent, Renaud must decipher where to put her trust or she too may end up getting slayed. After all, not all slayings are of the body. Some are of the heart and soul.
The Phipps Conspiracy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,720. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
THE PHIPPS CONSPIRACY exposes a scandal so great that Thomas Jefferson literally took the secret to his grave so he could save the young government of the United States.