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Sun Burn
By Ipam
Price: Free! Words: 78,330. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Murder Mystery....Diane Lopez is an active lawyer and the new Business Manager for Moot Court, a make-believe court of law for studious law students at the Miami-Dade University School of Law.....For the annual Moot Law International Competition in Miami, Florida, Diane has chosen an active, live, and on-going police investigation of the cold-blooded murderess, Veronica Seamus.
The Kohinoor
By Nikki Spryer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,840. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A dead body on the deck seemed out of place on the opulent Kohinoor cruise. Mira, Roma and Tasha find more excitement than they bargained for on their holiday cruise, as murder, jewelry theft and romance entwines.
Books Beads and Baubles
By Mary J Hicks
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Books Beads and Baubles is a fun, short, 'Coffee Break' read about two ladies, Bertie and Wanda. They own a unique shop that's half thrift store and half book store. They love the people who keep them in business, even 'old Grouchy' could call on them for help. New people don't stay new for long after Bertie and Wanda meet them. The sisters discover a theft in their store; who's the culprit?
Dream Interpretation
By Mary Kennedy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
A brief guide to dream interpretation by the author of Nightmares Can Be Murder.
Billionaire's Retreat: Titillating -Romance -Murder Mystery -Suspense Thriller
By Eddie Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,590. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Romance
In Billionaire's Retreat Sarah Giltry's husband Jared Jones goes missing after retiring from a local fire department. She offers a quarter of a million dollars to anyone that can find him. Fraud charges fly rampant as one of Sarah's government contracts comes into question. Also, she would be accused of having an affair with Dallas City Councilman Johnny Davis the alleged bribery suspect.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Six
By Kate Gray
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Augustus finds a very present reminder of his youth, which leads him to some startling conclusions.
The Secret Dead
By SW Fairbrother
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,230. Language: British English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
A zombie murder mystery. When Vivia Brisk's colleague Malcolm zombifies and his teenage son Ben goes missing, Vivia is roped in to help find them. At first what happened seems simple, but then the police find decades-old corpses hidden near Malcolm’s house, and Vivia begins to realise Malcolm’s missing son is in a lot more danger than from just a single zombie on the loose…
Requiem for a Songbird
By Sharon Joss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Alive, Birdie Haslett captured the hearts and minds of every man in Ophirville. Dead, she enflames a lynch mob with a thirst for revenge. As Sheriff Ward Tillman searches for her killer, he’s caught between the mob’s demand for frontier justice and his oath to protect the innocent until proven guilty. But the men of Ophirville are getting restless...
The Innocent Thugs - a Mafia Story
By Henry Alfred Bugalho
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,130. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Silvana, the mistress of the mafia’s big boss, went to Vico pleading for help, but now she is dead. The most evident explanation is suicide, but detective Vico is not convinced. In a corrupted and violent world, where Vico can trust no one, will he be able to solve Silvana’s death? Will he survive in this fight against ruthless criminal organizations?
The Ghost in the Closet
By M. K. Theodoratus
Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Dumdie Swartz, a homeless old lady, must help the ghost haunting her closet close its unfinished business -- if Dumdie’s to keep her room in a shelter.
The Lantern, a Renaissance Mystery
By Joanne Lewis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,980. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Lantern, a Renaissance mystery, travels from modern day Miami, Florida to Florence, Italy and from the twenty-first century to the fifteenth century. Along the way, three lives intersect and collide with each other and with some of the most famous figures of the Renaissance including members of the Medici, Brunelleschi, Donatello and a young Michelangelo.
Der Dreißigjährige der aus dem Fenster fiel und starb
By Falko Rademacher
Series: Ein Lisa Becker Krimi. Price: Free! Words: 6,800. Language: German. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Die dralle Hauptkommissarin Lisa Becker und ihr Kollege Fabian Zonk stehen vor dem kürzesten Fall ihrer Karriere. Ein junger Mann stirbt beim Sturz aus dem Fenster – und alle seine Nachbarn freuen sich, war der Mann doch eine unerträgliche Zecke. Wurde er etwa ermordet? --- Ein Kurzkrimi aus Berlin voller Sex, Gewalt und kapriziöser Haustiere.
Maranangal palavitham - Tamil
By Sabareesh Sathananthan
You set the price! Words: 16,200. Language: Tamil. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On a beautiful night Ramesh Anandan, a multi millionaire takes his gorgeous wife Anu ranjini out on an adventure. But anu ranjini who is an ex-actress has her own plans.What would have turned out be a great adventure, becomes a mystery. Can inspector Jegan solve this mystery in the midst of his boss's abuses and his prolonging bachelor dreams?
The Madison Files (Volume Three - Old Secrets)
By Emma Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Madison and Trent manage to outsmart the elusive Jasper and they may be able to stop him, once and for all. For Madison, this could be the relief she's been waiting for...until he tells her a story that confirms one of Madison's worst fears. Fans of Edie Claire, Elizabeth Hunter, and Camila Chafer will love this mystery romance series featuring strong, independent women and alpha males! Now
The Madison Files (Volume Two - Strikes Again)
By Emma Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
After a second murder, Madison and Trent beginning piecing together the clues leading to the murderer, only to find that Madison's ex-boyfriend might have been keeping more than a few secrets... Sent into a world of mixed emotions, she struggles to cope with the shocking findings, all while keeping a professional face and trying not to fall for her new boss. Will she be able to hold it inside..?
The Madison Files (Volume One - A New Case)
By Emma Brown
Price: Free! Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Madison Rose, rookie detective, wakes up to find a Post-It note from her boyfriend, telling her it's over! She believes that will be the biggest problem she faces today. She is wrong. When Madison gets to work, her boss informs her that her partner, and closest friend on the force, has been murdered...and that's just the beginning of the mystery!
Les vieux contre attaquent
By Madjid Lebane
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: French. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Le SPES à la poursuite de vieux braqueurs déguisés en personnages de films du vingtième siécle. Quand les bases de données centrales se retrouvent face à des visages inconnus comment peuvent s'y prendre deux policiers pour retrouver des suspects ?
Ding Dong Bell, The Kitten in the Well
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A clean and cosy short story, featuring the popular Gershwin family in Knavesborough. This is your chance to revisit the 1990s and meet Rhapsody, Harmonia and Psalmonalla Gershwin, the spunky vicar's daughters and their curious kitten. It all begins quite innocently with a visit to an old cat woman, but no matter what the Gershwins stick their noses in, something sinister will happen.
Michelangelo & the Morgue
By Joanne Lewis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,420. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Most know Michelangelo as the creator of David and the painter of the Sistine Chapel. In Michelangelo & the Morgue, a historical fantasy novella that takes place in the fifteenth century, Michelangelo defies religious and political powers in order to find who is murdering the artists of Florence, learning along the way that the person actually responsible might just be himself.
Forbidden Room
By Joanne Lewis
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,760. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
New attorney Michael Tucker has few clients, yearns to be like his famous grandmother and cannot afford to move out of his parents’ home. Sara Goldstein is an heiress accused of murder. When Sara hires Michael, he gets to defend an innocent person, a beautiful lover and notoriety like his grandmother. But is it more than he asked for? Is Sara innocent or is she really a murderer?