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I, Claudia (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #1)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,200. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Claudia Seferius has successfully flattered her way into marriage with a wealthy Roman wine merchant. But when her secret gambling debts spiral, she hits on another resourceful way to make money - offering her “personal services” to high-ranking Roman Citizens. Unfortunately her clients are now turning up dead - the victims of a sadistic serial killer.
My Father the God
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Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth?
Misfortune Cookies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A most unlikely pair of detectives, best friends Lovita and Sue Jan, “Comb” the countryside with style, sarcasm, and lots of Szechwan. This tale is like good take-out food–definitely worth bringing home.
Murder at Naughton Pharms
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Price: Free! Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
"Murder at Naughton Pharms" is a crime story with humorous edges. It starts out with the everyday zaniness at a drug research facility in Fargo, North Dakota. When our hero Kelly gets a complaint about an old guy asleep in one of the women's barracks, it turns out to be the company COO, and that's just the start.
Diva Detectives (Boxed set of 3 full length mysteries)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 207,820. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
From New York Times and USA Today bestselling author Gemma Halliday, and international mystery bestsellers Jennifer Fischetto, Stephanie Caffrey, and Traci Andrighetti comes a box set of three cozy mysteries featuring fabulous female private investigators. These diva detectives always get their man...and catch the killer too! Included in this box set our 3 full-length mystery novels.
Murder À La Flambé
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Series: Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,640. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Andy Buckland isn't thrilled when sexpot celebrity chef Lacey L'Amour decides to open a competing ethnic restaurant in small-town Beaverton...right across the street from Andy's pasta shop, the Bowtie Angel. And matters heat up when Andy’s long lost daughter is suspected of arson.
Of War and Women
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Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of the Battle of Britain a farewell party is held for the 93rd Squadron at Wharton Manor, and though World War II will subsequently intervene, events of that night will echo down through history, changing the lives of those present forever. Unfairly maligned, one woman will persevere, but for all her accomplishments, will Felicité succeed?
Dead As A Doornail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"When The Fat Ladies Sing" cozy mystery series, Book 3--All the girls have to do is nail the killer, find the missing money, save their beauty shop, and rescue the little town of Wachita before Lovita walks down the aisle. Can two big bodaciously beautiful women do it? Piece of cake.
Mindscrew Part 1 - A Sam Jameson Thriller
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Price: Free! Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille and Frederic Forsyth.” Elite hacker and amateur thief Sabot Mondragon has bumbled into the clutches of his former employers, who are exceedingly upset. Maybe it's because he stole billions from them, making him one of the richest men on the planet. Sabot has no clue that the fate of the global economy is intertwined with his own
Murder and Mai Tais
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Series: Danger Cove Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,340. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Hope Foster's motto is to let fate lead you—which it did in her case right to the quiet town of Danger Cove. But when the owner of the Smugglers' Tavern, where Hope tends bar, is murdered, suddenly fate puts Hope squarely in the role of "prime suspect" in her employer's murder.
The Last Will and Testament of Ernie Politics
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Price: Free! Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Ernie Politics, a homeless conspiracy theorist, has been murdered. The LAPD is no help, so Ray Cobb vows to find out who killed his friend. His quest for vigilante justice pulls him deep into a dangerous Los Angeles underworld of homeless elite, filthy hustlers, and strange allies. Ray quickly learns that when you live on the streets, the only person you can trust is yourself.
Those Who Fought for Us
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Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of World War I, Elizabeth Turnberry and her friend Margaret MacCreedy meet fellow students Robert Sutherland and Alastair Stewart in a pub in Edinburgh. And, although the future seems bright, the outbreak of war in the summer of 1914 will destroy all their hopes and dreams. Is there hope at all for those who fought for us?
Smile Now, Cry Later
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Series: Chuck Restic Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 70,530. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The Chuck Restic Mystery Series follows a sardonic HR executive who moonlights as a private investigator. The first book in the series -- SMILE NOW, CRY LATER -- has Chuck venturing outside the confines of his Los Angeles skyscraper in search of a missing colleague. It's a fun, fast read that provides a fresh take on the classic detective novel.
Dropping the Dime
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Series: Miranda Vaughn Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,540. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Assistant to her former defense attorney isn’t Miranda Vaughn’s dream job, but her first task is a simple one—protect a CFO turned informant, and help her prove embezzlement. But what should be a straightforward assignment is complicated when Miranda is thrown together with a hot FBI agent who saved her life, broke her heart, and then disappeared.
The Magician's Home
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Price: Free! Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mystified by her parents’ disappearance, June Corpelle takes on a journey of self-discovery, clouded with doubts about her origins. The quest takes an intensifying turn as she meets the unlikely Members of a neighboring House who seem to be able to guide her search. As June begins to form relationships with the quirky, and strange, Members of the House, she discovers that they are all trapped.
Dubious Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015 by Jeamel Publishing Limited. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The exciting eleventh thriller in the Justice series by New York Times bestselling author M A Comley
Lost Girls
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Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Four passports are found of girls who vanished in Australia. The girl who found them has disappeared too. Who are these girls? Where have they gone? A diary and search in Australia and across the world give tiny glimpses and fragments, but their stories remain elusive. The police search, friends and families search and grieve in alternate measure, but five girls remain gone, their fate unknown.
Shaded Light: The Case of the Tactless Trophy Wife: A Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 132,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A weekend house party at a Toronto lawyer’s estate. A young woman’s body in the garden. Enter homicide detectives Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan for their first case together. “He’s white, an abrupt, patronizing veteran, while she’s a recently promoted, vivacious black woman —but... the two rub elbows and tempers to captivating effect.” Publishers Weekly
Shreiber and Tome: Unlucky Vamps
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Series: Shreiber and Tome, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Welcome to Chapter City. Where the undead live alongside humans like everyday people, and where private investigator Lil Shreiber and her partner Michael Tome (ex-warlock) have been enlisted by a vampire prince to help track down a serial killer viciously murdering other vampires. Up against a powerful supernatural creature, and alongside an angry FBI agent who hates them, things soon get bloody.
Not Famous in Hollywood (Not in Hollywood Book 1)
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Series: Not in Hollywood. Price: Free! Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
On her first day off in months, Trudie Eyre, personal assistant to the famous and indulged, is called to rescue her client from a potentially career destroying booty call. Finding Hollywood’s Sexiest Man Alive slumped dead in the shower after a night with America’s Sweetheart means Trudie is drawn further into a world where the glamor is only on the surface.