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Alkies & Angels
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,480. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
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Nicholl Fellowships Quarterfinalist. Framed for murder, Fort Lauderdale's edgiest detective joins forces with a dangerous ex-Marine and a sexy cyber thief against corrupt cops, gangbangers and a Colombian drug lord in ALKIES & ANGELS…
The Ming Inheritance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,040. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Sam Collins, a former Boston City police detective, is happily retired in Chiang Mai, Thailand when his world is turned upside down. Innocently helping a friend track down a colleague Sam suddenly finds himself entangled in a mystery over 600 hundred years old. From the picturesque mountains of Mae Hong Song to the seedy go-go bars of Pattaya, Sam is lured into a race against time and history.
Kill Jill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Young, beautiful, thirty-year-old Emma Wilson arrives by taxi in a small tourist town at 7:55 a.m. Her clothes are filthy, her appearance disheveled. She has no purse, no wallet, no luggage, but her back pocket is stuffed with hundred dollar bills. She's also carrying a credit card belonging to Jack Russell, the town's most eligible bachelor, who hasn't been seen for a month.
The Ultimate Resolution
Series: Jake Kingsley Apostle Island Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Dissatisfied with the way the law has come to be practiced, Minneapolis trial lawyer Jake Kingsley "retires" to a 42 foot sailboat in the Apostle Islands of Lake Superior. A friend of a friend, a tragic accident on Otter Island, an old tractor and a lawsuit involving more than just legal claims, but intrigue and crime, bring Jake out of "retirement" for awhile.
Tales of Rick Engel: Regeneration
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » General
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Thomas Cade was looking to renew a few old friendships, what he found was more than he bargained for...Enter Rick Engel, stalker of the supernatural and unexplained, attempting to solve what most see only in black and white.
Murder, Lies and Chocolate
Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,020. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Rodney Bradford comes into Lindsay's restaurant, Death by Chocolate, offers to buy her small house for double its value, eats her brownies, and drops dead on the sidewalk in front. Prisoners, murderers, crazy relatives and strippers are all part of the chaos in this 2nd book of the Death by Chocolate series. BONUS! Chocolate recipes at end of book. Poison optional.
What's Luck Got To Do With It?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,590. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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Carl's life changes through a sequence of events he has no control over. His comfortable life in 1990's Britain gets turned upside down one fateful evening and things will never be the same again.
A Show of Hands - the first Winston Crisp mystery
Series: The Winston Crisp Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,230. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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“In the venerable Winston Crisp, Crossman has created an engaging, plausible sleuth who relies on brain rather than brawn.” New York Times best-selling author Tess Gerritsen / “David Crossman is a wizard!” Kennebec Sunday Journal / “…sheer wind-chased delight.” Courier Publications / “...fast-paced and full of enough twists and turns to engage the most avid reader." - Maine Sunday Telegram
A Deadly Development
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,920. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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Kansas City's top mayoral aide is found dead in Mayor Jane Hughes' office. Hughes valued the talents of her aide John Vithous. But others found him to be deceitful, dishonest and even cruel. His gruesome murder will not be easy to solve, for so many had good reason to kill him. Sergeant Tom Burke must find the killer, and fast. But Burke finds there are too many suspects, and very litle time.
The Persistent Sheriff
Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,210. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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It is election time in the beautiful Mountain County resort area but no one is willing to run against living legend Sheriff Millie. Millie's life becomes complicated by a mysterious body found in the lake, the arrival of a notorious motorcycle gang, a new romantic interest, and the challenges of running her real estate development company. Just how much can Millie juggle? Millie Mystery Book 3
Who Will Hear Them Cry
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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In one night Kate loses her husband, their unborn child, and her sight at the hands of a psychopath. She retreats into a world of computer games and gadgets until she goes to investigate a series of fatal accidents at a school for disabled children, where she finds herself.
Murder at the Poker Table - An Apollo Poirot Whodunit Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,710. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Julius Vance, the wealthy philanthropist, has been murdered in his secluded mansion during his monthly poker game. One of the ten players must have done it. Apollo Poirot, grandnephew of the famous Belgian detective, is on the scene. Can he solve the crime before the killer strikes again?
Smoke Rings
Series: The Clarke Lantham Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 35,510. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2011 by ArtisticWhispers Productions, Inc. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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An old girlfriend pulls Clarke Lantham into a New Year's Eve chase for a federal fugitive and the $50,000 price on his head. Book 3 of the Clarke Lantham Mysteries
Deadline
Series: The Daily Express Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,100. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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A serial killer -- The Wolfman – prowls the streets of Toronto kidnapping young professional women, then targets crime reporter Katie Cannon who has been writing about his rampage. Trevor Trevanian, a foreign correspondent in Afghanistan, is abducted by al-Qaida and taken on a perilous journey to Pakistan to face an uncertain fate. Deadline combines murder and action in a big city newspaper.
The Samantha Papers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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The SAMANTHA PAPERS is a literary mystery about Samantha Howe, how she rethinks her life at the same time as she solves a mystery forced on her by her husband, a well-known defense attorney. It takes place in St. Marten, New Jersey, New York, Key West. It's about families and secrets, how they grow on their own. It is also about love, how it can transform a person into finding a new life.
For Whom The Curtain Calls
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,840. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Mercurial amateur sleuth Denton Rourke embarks on his first major case and quickly finds himself neck-deep in a surreal world inhabited by inept mobsters, eccentric musicians, large, cranky birds, and a moron with a dream in this comedic mystery.
Salvation for an Angel
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011 by Leonard Flachman. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Her father died in the Korean War. She and her family lived on his army pension. Her mother held the family together with love but when she dies, an alcoholic uncle arrives to claim the children. He inflicts cruelty on them and manipulates the community in believing the children are the cause of his misfortune. Can one survive such a life and not herself turn into an alcoholic? A powerful story.
Murder on Elbrus (A Summit Murder Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,950. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
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Still reeling from the dangers of Everest, world famous mountaineer, Scott Devlon is dispatched by the Defense Intelligence Agency to observe an European Union sponsored conference in southern Russia. When things turn deadly and a Russian official is murdered atop Europe’s highest mountain, Scott’s life is on the line.
Murder on Everest (A Summit Murder Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,260. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
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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
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.