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The Keeper: Episode 4
Series: The Keeper, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 4,490. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 30, 2015 by K.I. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Episode 4 of The Keeper series. The journey so far: The letter has been opened, and the key has been used. What now?
Vigilante
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Vigilante is a short story about a small-town police detective called upon to assist in the investigation of the bombing of a motorcycle gang's clubhouse.
Stateline
Price: Free! Words: 93,320. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cancel the wedding–the groom is dead. When a tycoon’s son is murdered the night before his wedding, the enraged and grief- stricken father offers investigator Dan Reno (that’s Reno, as in no problemo) a life-changing bounty to find the killer. Reno, nearly broke, figures he’s finally landed in the right place at the right time. It’s a nice thought, but then...
Possession, and Expectancies of Hell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
3 novellas of possession, voodoo and mystery. From a man possessed by his dead mother to a man chased by an unknow voodoo master to a conflict between a voodoo master and a, supposedly, normal man. Things are not often as they may seem to the individual.
Jenny's Not Dead: Episode #1
Series: Jenny's Not Dead. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jenny’s Not Dead is a spine-tingling mystery series written by David Chappuis and Michael Klinger. In Episode #1: The intuitive Alan Case moves to Lake Forest, a town with hidden secrets. He finds clandestine information that his Aunt Jenny left behind after her sudden death. He and his lover are thrust into a story tinged with deception and murder and they begin to believe that Jenny's Not Dead.
Going Where the Wind Blows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rita Mae came to San Francisco in the late 1800s with her man to find a better life, never mind the fact that said new life involved plans to rob a few banks. When Bill is murdered, Rita Mae starts turning tricks while she tries to find the killer and, even more importantly, the bankroll. When her new job results in another murder, Rita Mae discovers her problems are only just beginning.
Linda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,700. Language: Swedish. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Romanen Linda kan man kalla för äventyrsroman eller thriller och handlar om Klas och Elena som får ett samtal om att Klas dotter Linda är försvunnen och de kastas in i ett nytt äventyr som tar dem både till Spanien och norra Afrika. Andra delen i en triologi med Klas och Elena i huvudrollerna.
The Ghosts' High Noon
Series: Isobel Spice Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this delightful short story, enterprising actress and amateur sleuth Isobel Spice faces down a theater ghost to learn the truth behind an actor’s mysterious death during a performance of Gilbert & Sullivan’s gothic operetta "Ruddigore."
Linea (Serbian Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 8,100. Language: Serbian. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Adrijanova devojka je lepa kao anđeo. Plaža na kojoj se kupaju je pravo čudo prirode – talasi dva mora se tu susreću. Tu je i mini golf kod Simona i Megi, u debelom hladu pod krošnjama mangovog drveća. Vikendom se ide u šumu, na vodopad. Ukratko, Adrijanov život je savršen. Samo jedna stvar se ne uklapa u ovo savršenstvo – Simonova tajna.
Elena
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: Swedish. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
"Elena" är en äventyrsroman eller romantisk triller som även innehåller en viss del erotik. Den handlar om en ordinär medelålders man som blir blixtförälskad i en sydamerikansk skönhet vilket så småningom leder till hans livs äventyr i en främmande världsdel. Första delen i en triologi med Klas och Elena i huvudrollerna.
The Excalibur Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The Baker Street Brotherhood search for the mythical sword of King Arthur, "Excalibur," and stumble on a mystery much greater and infinitely more dangerous.
The Timeout
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.00 from 1 review)
When Sara met Jake Campbell, he was robbing her bank. A moment's flirtation drew the two of them together, but neither acted on that spark until they ran into one another at a sun-soaked beach retreat. Neither of them could know that an afternoon together would set their worlds spinning in different orbits.
Hamlet On A Budget
Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A short story from the Hamlet Mystery series. When Wilson Daggot, a dubious handyman and general layabout, finds a suitcase full of money he's delighted, but Sam MacNeil, still perpetually trapped in his hometown, can only see trouble coming from this and it isn't long before murder makes another visit to the quirky town of Hamlet.
OMG My Boss Is A Werewolf, I Know, Right?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Suddenly unemployed, office clerk Jane reluctantly applies for a secretary's job working for shady private investigator Dick Kruger. Soon she's kidnapped by mobster boss Mickey Ferro, whose howling mad gang makes her doubt her sanity. Is she going crazy, or are these guys werewolves? And can her would-be boss rescue her before they eat her?
Lügendetektor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: German. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
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From Darkness to Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hammond Hawkins is a man running from his own dark past when he learns that some things cannot be left behind so easily. Taught important lessons by people he initially disdains, Hawk comes to grips with who he really is, and why solving a baffling mystery in his small corner of the world matters more than any other case he's ever solved.
The Criminal Streak
Series: Cry of the Guilty-Silence of the Innocent, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,600. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After two pieces of an asteroid hit their planet and knocked it off its axis, the surviving beings of the planet spent centuries rebuilding their society on the edge of disaster. The Leaders made Great Changes and Purges, constructing twenty huge cities, called megalopolises, to house their population, cultivating huge farms, and purging most of the technology so everyone had a job.
Booneville Retribution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Larry’s a hardworking Vietnam vet who loves his country and is proud of his small town roots. He’s lived the better part of his life in Booneville, where Old Glory flies proudly over town square, and the Fourth of July is the biggest celebration of the year. Then, the closing of Halport Industries—the town’s economic lifeblood—devastates Booneville’s residents. A short story.
Bonewhite
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 22,310. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
One part literary, one part culinary, three parts magic, THE HERETIC ARCANUM is the most devilish meal you'll ever read.
More Crooked Paths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
More tales of crime and mystery, those who walk crooked paths and pay the price. People on the spot, when things have taken a bad turn. A young woman facing a deadly challenge. A man who walks into the wrong bar with the wrong attitude. A boxer who refuses to quit. A DA with a grudge. A rich man who finds his motives questioned by the police. These are the stories of the darker side of life.