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Death Comes to Lake Como
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The third in the series of The Back Bay Investigation, it opens with Fang Chen and his new bride corresponding with their friend, Ann Lee, while on vacation in Italy. Things quickly turn sinister when a nurse for a wealthy American tourist and a retired cook are murdered. Rich with surprise at every twist and turn, it is an intriguing murder mystery set in the lush setting of Italy's Lake Country.
The Crime Cafe 9 Book Set
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 682,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
A boxed set of nine stories by crime fiction writers featured on the Crime Cafe podcast with bonus interviews!
Monday Girl's Revenge
Price: Free! Words: 114,170. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Neal Randolph, 16, is asked to investigate the assault of his girlfriend's mother. Delores, a young Latina undercover detective tries to stop a serial offender. Although Neal and Delores are drawn into the turf of the same adversary, they each have reasons to keep their investigations a secret. That is, until there’s a body.
Drink, Dance, Divorce
Price: Free! Words: 111,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Someone’s framed womanizing dance instructor Waltz Charleston for his brother’s ballroom slaying. He hesitates to hire cheater-hating PI Hook ‘Em Harns. No way can she solve a homicide. She only does divorces. Worse, she may be doublecrossing him. Can he trust her? With the cops closing in, he has no choice. He’s broke and she’s the only PI in town who will work on credit.
Torn Silk
Price: Free! Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Terry Riley is a leading silk at the Sydney Bar. When he's murdered, half-way through a garden-variety personal injuries hearing, his junior counsel, Ben Kennedy, starts sleuthing. Ben's investigation threatens to rock the legal system and destroy big reputations. A fast-paced Australian legal thriller with comic touches.
Pale Blue Scratch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,590. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A joke-cracking nun and her reluctant protege seek out a fledgling time travel technology in alternate-history, 19th century San Francisco.
Bullet of Revenge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 103,550. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ghosts from the past reach out toward PI Frank Hummer, demanding atonement for the things he committed a decade ago, things he tried hard to forget.
Смерть под чужим именем или тайна подземелья
Price: Free! Words: 62,880. Language: Russian. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Вековая тайна мрачного подземелья переплетается с судьбами героев книги. Расследование загадочной смерти, вовлекает в цепь запутанных интриг. Любовь, ненависть, зависть и страх. А алмаз так и не найден.
Who Is He? Friend, Criminal or The Ghost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,090. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Story revolves around FBI agent Ali and people matters most in his life, his love, friend & colleagues with whom he enjoys his life. But couple of events changes Ali’s point of view at each of these relations. He feels, these people are part of a high profile FBI case that he is working on. Read this book to unfold the truth. What is the real puzzle, who are they? Or Who is he?
Dead Down East
Series: Jesse Thorpe Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 90,290. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dead Down East, a fictional murder mystery, is both detective noir and smart screwball comedy rolled into one. Jesse Thorpe, a young private investigator, receives a mysterious phone call from a former client, Cynthia Dumais. She begs to be rescued from an island south of Brunswick, Maine, within a mile of where William Lavoilette, the governor of Maine, was assassinated the night before.
Let Us Prey (A Gotcha Detective Agency Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,500. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A fun and quirky mystery series set in California
Siete Llaves
Price: Free! Words: 121,140. Language: Spanish. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Una novela que contiene todos los ingredientes para mantener el interés del lector todo el tiempo. Misterio, enigmas, acertijos, acción, crimen, suspenso y aventuras se entrelazan para crear una trama que va en aumento a medida que avanzan las páginas, hasta llegar a un final inesperado, explosivo y lleno de emociones.
Betrayal: A Nova Scotia Murder Mystery
Series: Nova Scotia Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,810. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Welcome to the first full novel in an Atlantic Maritime series soaked in romance and murder. When a family friend of Mandy Hays washes up on shore, everything points to homicide. But how, when he was alone on a fishing trip? Her sexy neighbor, Dr. Aaron Nicholson, knows much more than he can say.
The Khamsin Curse
Price: Free! Words: 85,140. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
April 1900, Egypt. Watson and the Countess are recruited by Mycroft Holmes and enter a world of espionage, intrigue, and a race against time. The British Foreign Office is scrutinising every move as Major Nash goes undercover, Colonel Moriarty is en route to the Boer War, and Sebastian Moran is a gun-for-hire... Can our duo uncover all the schemes surrounded by mystical temples and ancient gods.
The Curse of Dr. Cagliari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
February 1900, Venice. Watson & the Countess are investigating the curious death of a husband in a locked room, on his wedding night. Doctor Cagliari is assisting our two sleuths as Mardi Gras draws closer, madness mounts, and a hidden history of violence and suffering are revealed on the island-asylum... Can they solve this evil eye mystery or will they succumb to its power?
The Curse of Mont Saint Cloud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 9 in a series of chronological stand-alone plots. January 1900, the English Channel - a Voynich manuscript inspired mystery and a rogues' gallery of suspects. Dr Watson and the Countess are forced ashore at Mont Saint Cloud, where the island's reclusive owner - the enigmatic professor - dies. In Brittany, someone is also killing off members of Inspector de Guise's scandalous family.
Stinking Rich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,730. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
STINKING RICH, a Crime Novel by Rob Brunet. "One of the wildest romps you'll ever go on…the cast is right out of a John Waters movie and with more unexpected twists and wrong turns than a blind rat on crack running a maze. This book rocks!" — Les Edgerton, O. Henry Award, Edgar Award, and Spinetingler Award-nominated author of The Bitch and The Genuine, Imitation Plastic Kidnapping.
Viper's Tail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,030. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
VIPER'S TAIL, a Matt Chance Thriller by Tom Crowley. 1st in series. Matt Chance finds himself drafted into the middle of a deadly plot involving right wing Japanese fanatics intent on punishing China for grievances going back to the end of WW II and the loss of Japan's preeminent position of global power.
The Dolos Conspiracy
Price: Free! Words: 92,390. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A small biotech company has found a cure for Hemorrhagic fever, the most deadly virus on earth. Could it be real? This news has ignited medical communities around the world and the wealth of the laboratory founders is growing exponentially with each success. But there’s a diabolical side to this success with deadly consequences.
The Babbling Brook Naked Poker Club - Book One
Price: Free! Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A painting worth millions, valuables gone missing, a game that is more than a game. And that’s only the beginning as an elderly widow befriends a young woman and tries to prevent her from making the same mistakes she has made.