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Chatterton Place: The Inheritance
Series: Chatterton Place, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 119,450. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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After purchasing a set of china that matched her Grandmothers, Emma Chase finds her world turned up-side down, by an inheritance no one knew about. The Chatterton Estate was all she had ever hoped for. BUT AT WHAT COST? Even when the living go to bed, she’s left to struggle with ghost’s and visions. perhaps she even slips in to the past.
Road to Rouen
Price: Free! Words: 91,690. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
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Roy Cutter is a hard drinking LA news reporter with an emotional dead spot and a past full of tragedy. When his estranged wife is foumd murdered in their small hometown he becomes the prime suspect thanks to an insurance policy he knew nothing about. As he tries to clear himself he becomes the target of an international cult that puts him on the run and forces him to save all who befriended him.
Portonuovo
Price: Free! Words: 50,070. Language: British English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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It was the beginning of a new school year in Portonuovo. Conrad was new in our school, new to the town and new to all of us. He was a shy boy. He came to school for a week and one day, and then, suddenly, he was not there any longer. Portonuovo is not a place for mysteries, and yet there are so many questions and so few answers.
Chasing Rainbows
Price: Free! Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Crime & mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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When worlds collide the price can be fatal ... The eighties and Nick is a London-based widower with a two-year-old daughter. He begins a relationship with Eamon, a gay teacher from Paris and the odds are already against them. But they are about to be tested in ways they could never have imagined. Soon they’re entangled in the dangerous world of drugs, porn and even murder. How can they survive?
The Losers Reward
Price: Free! Words: 52,640. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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A gripping mystery crime novel - the mine faces a serious challenge - submit to ruthless intentions or ... . Jake De Villiers, a commodity trader, negotiates the sale of copper ore from a mine located in the northern part of South Africa to interests in a far Eastern Country. The greed factor erupts and the lives of a number of people are turned upside down.
Secrets Of Sanctuary Hospital Nightmare Of The Dark Shadows
Series: Secrets Of Sanctuary Hospital, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 115,340. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Mia always feared Jonathan’s return knowing that he would endure any torture to return the agonizing existence that her choices thrust upon him when he was returned to hell without giving the devil his due. Little does Mia know that fighting to save her children will unearth a secret sacrifice that will have her running away from her soul mate and into the arms of her most feared enemy.
Bright Night Past Yesterday: Book One of The Book of Tomorrows
Series: The Book of Tomorrows. Price: Free! Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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In 2190, a New America celebrates its first centennial, marking the time when a wandering rogue turned into a Prophet Warrior rebuilt the battle-scarred country on principles he found in the pages of The Book of Tomorrows, but a hereditary link to a young couple reveals a dark conspiracy that forces them on a fateful journey through the past to save their future tomorrow.
Red Wolf
Series: The Red Wolf Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Boone is a lone wolf and bounty hunter living day to day and paycheck to paycheck. He loves the chase. He just wants to capture his prey, the most heinous of rapists, serial killers, etc., collect the reward and be home before the next full moon. Teaming up with his biggest competition, a female bounty hunter with her own secrets, his world is turned upside down; and not always in a good way.
The Begat Legacy
Price: Free! Words: 180,030. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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A down and out police detective fights for his own life, and that of his female friends, against a mysterious religious order who believe him to be descended from Christ.
Cape Perpetua
You set the price! Words: 56,850. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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Artie O’Bannion returns to his hometown on the rugged Oregon Coast to reconnect with his estranged mother, a vexing figure who lives alone in a ramshackle house overlooking the ocean. After meeting a new woman who may hold the key to his future, Artie is forced to face his mysterious past as he finds himself drawn to the mystery of the deaths of his three sisters and the father he never knew.
A Waning Moon
Price: Free! Words: 69,610. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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Blossom McDougall, the last descendant of Agnes Frederica Drummond, has eight days to undo the curse of Hesper Higginbotham or her life will end.
Phenom - Let's Play Basketball
Price: Free! Words: 65,720. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Too good to be true, a mid-year transfer student leads his high school basketball team to the State Championship and along the way helps others become better students and young adults. Matthew Wilson’s past finally catches up with him when the Russian Mafia seeks retribution for past transgressions. This is a feel-good love story and suspense novel structured around a basketball theme.
It's in the Blood
Series: It's in the Blood, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,860. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Sheriff Cameron Grant and Deputy Bert Dempsey of Chance, Oregon are caught up in the gruesome murder of 2 and a half young people. Is there a witch loose in their little sea side town? Intrigue, romance and humor spur the police force on. 'It's in the blood' is fraught with danger, disaster and disbelief. Even with the help of Portland Police Bureau's finest, the end isn't guaranteed.
Have It All
Price: Free! Words: 73,870. Language: British English. Published: March 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Dr Mansourian is a man who has everything but wants more. When his wife inherits a fortune his mistress persuades Mansourian to misappropriate it and invest everything in the privatization of an NHS Psychiatric Unit. A vengeful widow precipitates a chain of blackmail and murder that threatens to leave Mansourian bankrupt and discredited. Unless more crimes can save him.
Killer Twist (Ghostwriter Mystery 1)
Series: Ghostwriter Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 83,220. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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No one bats an eyelid when a bag lady washes up on the shores of Sydney, minus five fingers and decked out in designer couture; nor is anyone too perturbed when socialite Beatrice Musgrave plunges to her death soon after. No one, that is, except ghostwriter and Merlot-lover Roxy Parker. She’s been writing Beattie’s 'autobiography' and has just stumbled on a secret that’s worth killing for.
Death on the Hill
Price: Free! Words: 60,280. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Starting with a murder in a posh seaside Los Angeles suburb, James Snedden weaves an intriguing mystery as he takes you into a Southern California Asian subculture uncovering activities of the dreaded Triads, and their far reaching tentacles.
Ghetto Cop: Rookie Year
Price: Free! Words: 79,110. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Life as a rookie cop in the ghetto is hard. It’s even harder if you’re Ben Olsen. A straight arrow Wisconsin farm boy and Iraq war veteran; for Ben, fighting crime is the easy part. Battling bad cops, PTSD, and a mysterious stalker could prove deadly. A drunken stranger with unusual mental abilities throws a monkey wrench into Ben’s already complicated life. A gritty, thrilling police procedural.
Game Face
Price: Free! Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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Private eye Val Lyon puts her game face on in eight tales of murder, lust, revenge and cheating. No matter what the game, her opponent is Death and he always scores first.
The Coogan Curse
Series: The Kurt McBride Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 98,740. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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A successful young prosecutor visits his hometown wanting only to settle his late parents’ estate and hurry back to the fast lane in Chicago. Instead he walks straight into a love affair and a murder rampage. Certain he cannot trust his new-love’s safety to the locals, he postpones his departure and tries to ferret out the marauder and help bring him, or it, to justice.
Moral Dilemma
You set the price! Words: 78,930. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Jack with a disability incurred on a mission as a Navy Seal returns to civilian life. He accepts a job as an associate detective.