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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.
Invitation to Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,380. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Alexandra Anderson is invited to a work place reunion at the televisions station where she formerly worked, she's excited to catch up with old friends. And the theme of the reunion is a Murder Mystery Party, so that should be fun, right? Wrong! Anything that can go wrong does... including a real murder! Can following the clues to a fake murder help Alex solve a real one?
Muddy Sunset
You set the price! Words: 36,150. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Roy DeLon is going to regret that flight to St. Louis. He just doesn't know it yet.
Что такое ППС?
You set the price! Words: 46,990. Language: Russian. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Холод пробежал по телу. а сейчас что — не война? Пусть не на поле боя –но, та же самая война. И жизнь в ней ничего не стоит! Смутное, смутное время на закате ХХ века… Пружина, медленно сжимаясь, распрямится мощно, быстро, беспощадно… Книга о разделении мира в 1991 году. О событиях, от которых мы не свободны и ныне. "Все находится в нас" - лейтмотив представляемой книги. Ну, и... любовь...
Станкевич
You set the price! Words: 46,990. Language: Russian. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
И в ладонь богочтивого человека, безысходность в любви, кладет нож убийцы. Знай это сыщики Червонозаводского РОВД, преступление было б раскрыто в первом допросе. Роман о шальной любви и сути сыскного дела.
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 1 review)
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.
Passion, Poison & Puppy Dogs
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,360. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Lizzie Jones, pet sitter extraordinaire, is asked to watch over her best friend's two spoiled dogs at the posh gated community of Craggy Hill Estates, the last thing she expects is to wind up in the middle of a homicide. But that's exactly what happens when she finds her best friend's cheating husband and Danger Cove’s bodybuilder champ, Mr. Jupiter, floating facedown in his hot tub.
Jitterbug: A Bonaventura Cozy Mystery #1
Series: Bonaventura Cozy Mystery Series. Price: Free! Words: 97,640. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016. 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.
Helen Palmer - Uma Sombra de Clarice Lispector.
Price: Free! Words: 24,940. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Theosophy
Que mistérios guardava Clarice Lispector? Dos textos epifânicos que suscitavam do seu lirismo introspectivo, certamente existia um enigma guardado no fundo daqueles oblíquos olhos melancólicos. O que a teria motivado, de fato, a participar do Primeiro Congresso Mundial de Bruxaria? Sabe-se hoje que o seu corpo repousa no túmulo 123 da fila G do Cemitério Comunal Israelita no Rio de Janeiro. Entret
Priced to Kill
Series: Cindy York Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,150. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Real estate agent and super sleuth, Cindy York, has always been haunted by thoughts of her childhood friend, Paul Steadman, who committed suicide 25 years ago. But Cindy gets more than she negotiated for when new information comes to light that convinces her Paul’s death was anything but self-inflicted.
The Sugar Mountain Murders (A Mary Beth Pearson Mystery)
You set the price! Words: 50,490. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
There is only one thing that people ever run for; their lives. People are being killed in the Sugar Mountain Park and it's up the women of Portman's Creamery to solve the case.
Danger At the Beach
Price: Free! Words: 36,010. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Sophia is a 47 year old woman whose happy place is at the beach. She is looking for something to fulfil her life when she is thrown into an investigation of missing women on Paradise Island. The view is beautiful, but the seedy underworld is real. She is already in love with her boss that hired her, but will he return her feelings? Are the women dead?
Sun on the Rocks - Meridian 57
Series: Sun on the Rocks. Price: Free! Words: 32,570. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Landing in Singapore without a passport, Clarity Nice is led to an important forum on health and longevity, attended by Taoist Master Professor Chang, and billionaire Dao Bin. A member of a Secret Society warns Clarity of the dangers of esoteric knowledge taught by Chang, some of which is stored in a chart which holds the mystery of immortality, Meridian 57, that Clarity must protect from Chang.
The Igloo Boys
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,740. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Thou Shall Not Steal, but if you do, know who you're ripping off...
Jack of All Trades
Price: Free! Words: 60,930. Language: British English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
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.
Törtchen mit Folgen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,630. Language: German. Published: April 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Anouk ist stolze Inhaberin einer kleinen Bäckerei. In ihrem Leben läuft alles nach Plan, bis eines Tages ihr Ex-Freund tot in seiner Wohnung aufgefunden wird.
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. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(4.00 from 1 review)
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?
The Children of the Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 21,670. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Children of the Wolf is another chilling tale from the pen of Karl Tutt. The master of mystery and murder has created Priss Maybry, a tough detective, and a villain who trades in human flesh. A girl is missing. He father is frantic . . . and dangerous. It might be too late.