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Ogrodnik
Price: Free! Words: 88,060. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
When a man's father is killed, he's supposed to do something about it.
Senator Bradbury and the DX1 Seizure
Price: Free! Words: 55,920. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A blockbuster action adventure thriller of an ultimate 21st century global terrorist war with global terrorists acquiring a mass of atomic weapons! The execution of a colossal atomic bomb on a Pacific military base, the assassination of a top senator, and the hijacking of a new space shuttle reveals someone has acquired a new form of atomic weapons and is executing a sinister plot on civilization!
Straight and Narrow
Price: Free! Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tara Richards is approaching forty, unhappy with her job, and disenchanted with her marriage. When her best friend Lisa disappears, Tara's life is thrown into turmoil. Has Lisa jeopardized her sobriety by going on a drinking binge or has she been harmed by her partner who has a history of battering?
Come home
Price: Free! Words: 56,160. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack McKinnon’s boat overturns, his dog drowns. Creepy events occur; Jack disappears only to resurface when his wife is around. RCMP Sergeant Bill Majors and other old friends help Jack’s wife and son look for him. Seven years later he is declared dead, but turns up again. This time with help from a Medicine man and a caring Indian nurse, he regains his mind.
Killer Fun: Cozy Mystery Charity Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 691,950. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
10 romantic cozy mystery novels by New York Times, USA Today, and National Bestselling authors! Mystery, murder, laughs, romance, and tons of fun! **A portion of proceeds from the sale of this collection will be donated to a charity of readers' choosing! To nominate your favorite charity to receive the funds, visit gemmahallidaypublishing dot com.**
Trouble at the Red Pueblo
Price: Free! Words: 88,340. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Red Pueblo Museum Director Martin Taylor is desperate, and his son, Matt, is angry. Someone is trying to destroy the museum financially. When a killer uses an Anasazi ax from the museum to bash in the skull of a charismatic playboy, Matt Taylor is arrested. Can Spider untangle the web of secrecy and lies surrounding the museum and save its Anasazi treasures before the Taylors lose it all?
The Pitkirtly Triangle
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,610. Language: British English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The Pitkirtly Triangle is the 11th novel in the Pitkirtly Mystery series, set in a small town on the coast of Fife, in Scotland. Amaryllis is puzzled when the people she has been hired to track keep vanishing without trace. Is there a connection with the new café at the top of the hill and the increase in Empire biscuit consumption in the locality?
Asesinar a un jesuita. De Monseñor Romero a Ignacio Ellacuria
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 123,670. Language: Spanish. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
El asesinato del Arzobispo Oscar Romero de El Salvador y años más tarde del jesuita Ignacio Ellacuria generó una polvareda que traspasó las fronteras de El Salvador. Las circunstancias de esos asesinatos siguen estando rodeadas de polémica y las ordenes de detención, cárcel y amnistía posterior salpican a miembros del ejército.
Reel Sharpe
Price: Free! Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
After working in Los Angeles for five years, former reality TV producer Jenna Baker has combined her industry knowledge with her love of creative writing to create the hilarious comedy Reel Sharpe. The novel tells the story of a reality television producer who crosses every line possible to make her story work.
The Fanshawe Murder
Price: Free! Words: 58,070. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016 by Christopher Wright. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Violet Milton is working as a shorthand typist in New York when she inherits the largest paper mill in Europe. Feisty Violet decides to take over the running of the English company, and is warned by a well meaning employee that something mysterious and dangerous is being manufactured in secret in a hidden part of the factory. This thriller with a touch of romance was written in the 1920s.
Windsor Towers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,810. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
It’s springtime in Savannah and jasmine isn’t the only thing in the air. Ashley turns to private investigator Austin for help with her husband’s unsolved murder. She persuades him to allow her to accompany him and something unexpected develops between them. As they work through the list of suspects a mystery unfolds that leads them on a journey to the dark side of the otherwise picturesque city.
Overdue Item
Price: Free! Words: 51,220. Language: Australian English. Published: April 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Julia Schmidt reckons the suburban library where she works is the most boring place on earth. Then an old hobo dies in an armchair. Everyone thinks he died of natural causes. But they are wrong, and Paula is soon playing cat-and-mouse with a killer while trying to recover a priceless library book. An Australian comic crime novel with an endearing amateur sleuth.
Jitterbug: A Bonaventura Cozy Mystery #1
Series: Bonaventura Cozy Mystery Series. Price: Free! Words: 97,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016 by Cozy Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A soft, non-graphic mystery and novel of the Fifties. Vincente Bonaventura is a dashing, fancy-dressing tailor/farmer from the dark cypress bayous of northern Louisiana. He seeks his fortune selling Fuller Brush and Electrolux vacuum cleaners door-to-door around the south while raising his infant daughter Julietta. An old childhood "friend" hides 5 kilos of uncut cocaine in the trunk of his car.
Frankly Speaking - A Frank Rozzani Detective Novel (#1)
Price: Free! Words: 54,170. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A 16 year old girl has disappeared. The police believe she is a runaway. Her parents believe she has been taken and is being held against her will. When the parents enlist the services of Frank Rozzani, a former police officer turned private detective, a series of events begins to unfold that implicates a popular local pastor and the religious stronghold of the ultra-conservative community.
The Banshees of Basoolah
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jaf Daskal returns, scheming and scampering with his friend Wanliet. Nemesis Basoolah is hot on their trail, so they find refuge, employed by another underworld chief -- Blues Shareed. Their job? To learn what's going on with the Shareed girls, one of whom has disappeared. The trail leads them to scenes and actions they never dreamed of, and a future even more perilous. 2nd in Jaf Daskal series.
Family Connections: A Kelly Abbott Mystery
Series: Family Connections: A Kelly Abbott Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,050. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Helping run the family restaurant and keeping up with her own business doesn't leave Kelly Abbott with enough time for the nervous breakdown she so richly deserves, let alone enough time to discover who keeps destroying her flowers and leaving odd notes on her front porch. Lousy dates, friends in need, and a job offer she can't refuse won't stop Kelly from solving the mystery or falling in love.
Jack of All Trades
Price: Free! Words: 60,930. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Money, love, murder. It began as a dream job for Jack, a builder, working for a millionaire couple. But when he falls for her secretary, he becomes entangled in their scheming. And when there’s a murder using his tools as the weapon, he’s prime suspect.
It All Comes out in the Wash
Series: The Silver Lake Cozy Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 88,640. Language: American English. Published: April 2, 2016 by Cozy Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
This is the First Book in the Silver Lake Cozy Mystery Series by Sophia Watson. Silver Lake Illinois is part of the East Cape Girardeau farming community and extreme sports - eco-tourist area. The town is situated across the Mississippi river from Mingo National Wildlife Refuge and the foothills of the Missouri Ozarks. It features bungee jumping, hot air balloon rides, spelunking & more.
Dark Interlude
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,480. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A strange death … a deadly mission … a city on the brink … It is winter, 1918. Who says the war is over?
DADDY Carley's Diary
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 96,520. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Carley Kingston is a young hermaphrodite who struggles to survive the sinister acts of her unstable mother who refuses to see her as a girl. Although she receives love and protection from her Daddy and Nanny, her mother Veronica psychologically abuses her. The story, narrated through flashbacks in the form of memories, is part of Carley's diary, which is delivered to a law firm.