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From Hay to Eternity: Ten Devilish Tales of Crime and Deception by Sandra Murphy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
To the moon and back, here are ten tales with a twist. The unlikely characters have one thing in common--they're ready and willing to do whatever it takes to achieve their goals. As the old saying goes, you have to watch out for the quiet ones.
What Remains of Teddy Redburn by Lorraine Ray
Price: Free! Words: 24,570. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The disappearance of a multi-millionaire in the small town of Los Hombres triggers a comic and horrifying search for his briefcase stuffed with cash.
Spellbound in His Arms by Angel Sefer
Series: The Greek Isles Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,920. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
#1 Bestseller, Winner of the Crowned Heart Award for Excellence from InD'tale Magazine, 2014 RONE Award Finalist. Reporter Jackie Alexander and Detective Michael Apostolou are forced to work together to investigate the deaths of the heirs to the fortune of Greek tycoon Andreas Demiris. But their suspicions and unanswered questions are devouring them, just like their rising passion for each other.
Secret Letter: The Beginning by Roger Hayden
Price: Free! Words: 50,610. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Victoria Owens’s life takes a sudden turn after she receives an unexpected chain letter about her upcoming high school reunion. She’s quick to dismiss the letter and focus instead on her busy day, amidst a preoccupied husband and eleven-year-old-daughter. But the letter is only the beginning of a series of anonymous gifts, each more bizarre than the next, which shed light on a past long forgotten.
Heroes and Hurricanes (a Danger Cove Cocktail Mystery) by Elizabeth Ashby & Nicole Leiren
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,150. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Lilly Waters moved to her ancestral small-town home of Danger Cove, Washington, she hoped for a walk down memory lane and a chance to connect with the family she never knew. What she gets instead is a bartending job at the Smugglers’ Tavern, a mysterious man promising information about her long-lost grandfather, and a dead body she practically trips over!
Sick Things by RJ Sherman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,490. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When the leading lady of a snuff film seeks help in the form of a self-medicated PI things go south. A trail littered with hookers, strippers, trannies and a little old lady who’s said to be dating outside of her species soon become the norm as our caustic hero attempts to save the girl and avoid being tarred and feathered by his neighbours.
An Uncollected Death by Meg Wolfe
Price: Free! Words: 109,560. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Charlotte Anthony is a forty-something divorcée, single mother and magazine editor who suddenly finds herself unemployed, and on the verge of bankruptcy. She gratefully accepts an editing position but things rapidly deteriorate when she discovers her client left for dead on her first day on the job.
The Witch Hunter by J. Kiln
Price: Free! Words: 42,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A fantasy-action story, set near the end of the 1990s. Featuring: Mysteries, Mages and a Movie-like narrative. -- Do you believe in magic?
The Coffin Trader by Edita A. Petrick
Price: Free! Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Hitler’s bullion minted and stamped with Fuhrer’s coronation crest in anticipation of becoming the ruler of the world has never been recovered. Only tales hint at its existence.
Warm Hands, Cold Heart by Ray FitzGerald
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Crimes happen every day, everywhere. What they have in common is typically a criminal and a victim. But what happens when the lines between the two blur? We present to you a collection of short stories where the victim can sometimes be the criminal, or vice versa. It's up to you, the reader, to decide who is truly guilty and worthy of your disdain.
Lucky Corpse by Ray FitzGerald
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 36,590. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The toast of 1942 Hollywood is the newly crowned Heavyweight Champ, Lucky Lawson. He's got it all, the belt, the babe, and a baffling crime scene in a seedy hotel. When the champ's death is ruled a suicide, his widow turns to detective Frank Frost to set the record straight and find the killer, without the killer finding him first.
Hope: Complete First Set by Legend Brook
Price: Free! Words: 73,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Someone has taken to falsifying records, destroying careers, and killing innocent citizens to bring people with similar names and backgrounds as those of the Old World Sherlock Holmes stories together. Forced into this twisted game, Hope and Watson have no choice but to make sure this classic's rewrite doesn't end in their own demise.
Murder at the Club by C.G. Prado
Price: Free! Words: 35,220. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Prof. Charlie Douglas is sleuthing again. The homicide detective he worked with in Murder at the Break and Murder in the Dorm has been promoted, and Charlie has a new detective to impress. The chef at the Faculty has been killed. Charlie has suspects, but he can't figure out the motive and fears he might not succeed this time.
Beyond Secrets, The Art of Murder by DB Jones
Price: Free! Words: 75,560. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The tenacious, young FBI Agent, Madison Hart returns to her hometown believing she is going to be investigating a missing person’s case. Little does she know the trail is leading her into the depths of someone’s dark obsession…and murder.
Doce Sonho Alado: Edição Especial De Um Ano by Sheila Lima Wing
Price: Free! Words: 81,990. Language: Portuguese. Published: May 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A mesma história, com um conteúdo extra especial para incrementar sua experiência de leitura! Durante o ano letivo Evangeline tenta resolver vários mistérios, como o caso da morte na biblioteca, um rosto que lhe espia das sombras, um garoto estranho e seu gato peludo; além de vários outros enigmas e questões comuns que fazem parte dos desafios de ser uma pré-adolescente.
The Curse of The House on Cypress Lane: Book 0- The Beginning by James Hunt
Price: Free! Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by Roger Hayden. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth(5.00 from 1 review)
Small town life in Ocoee, Louisiana has its charms. Good food. Friendly neighbors. Quiet nights. For the Cooley family, it’s the perfect place to start over. And while the food is delicious and most of the residents amiable, the nights are anything but quiet. Because the house on Cypress Lane has a secret, and tonight the Cooley family will discover the darker side of small town life.
Betrayal's End by Lucy Marie Gibson
Series: Crystals of Myst. You set the price! Words: 94,650. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The first installment of the Crystals of Myst series begins in a world where wizardry and enchantments thought to exist in only faerie tales and television magic, which comes to life in this special unique series of good versus evil. Where intrigue, mystery, medievalism and CSI collides together in this modern day mystery fantasy where science and magic meets head on.
Rogue Leaves by Jocie McKade
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
New FBI Agent Natalie Hanlon has a dark past, and she's about to come face to face with it when her first assignment sends her back to Mobury Falls, her hometown. Mason Gerard is the world's most elite and elusive cat burglar. Someone is impersonating him, and he follows a badly laid trail right to Mobury Falls. Lilly Rockingham's tea leaves are showing signs of going rogue,
The 85 Year Old Dot to Dot Detecrive by Bill Russo
Price: Free! Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Retired Police Chief Rick Bates is always eager to dive into a case - usually a case of wine. He didn't start drinking until he was 75; but now he's making up for lost time. But it's not all play and no work for Rick, Even in his 80s, he is a one man stone wall against the waves of crime that wash up on the Cape Cod beaches.
Muero y Vuelvo by Rafael Guerrero
You set the price! Words: 57,990. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
“El autor sabe cómo terminará todo, pero su personaje no lo puede saber. Y nosotros sus lectores iremos averiguando a su ritmo, al mismo tiempo que él. Por eso Muero y vuelvo se constituye en una novela insólita y poco habitual en el panorama de la novela negra española”.