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Pulp Adventures #22: The Great Green Blight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,920. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This issue's main feature is "The Great Green Blight" by Emmett McDowell -- a 20,000 word short story of high adventure and space opera. Also, short fiction: Sherlock Holmes hunts Jack the Ripper; weird rock carvings in the old west, weird aviation menace in World War II, and a 4F guy battles Nazis his own way!
Graceless
Series: The Charlie Davies Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,630. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Meet Charlie Davies, Private Investigator…’s assistant. When a little girl goes missing, Charlie is convinced that both the police and her boss are looking in the wrong place. She joins off-duty cop James McKenzie in a secret investigation into the clues everyone else seems to be overlooking: a threatening balloon, pink flowers and a lost piglet.
Aitutaki Sting
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tony Haddad is suspected to be hiding away millions of dollars to be used for a very nasty cause. The Australian authorities needed to catch him but he is a very cunning criminal. It was decided to use Ben Hood to set up a sting in the South Pacific paradise of Aitutaki. Deception, mayhem and death surround Ben as he tackles a mission which he has basically been tricked into accepting.
Seven Keys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mystery, puzzles, riddles, crime, suspense and adventure go side by side in this impossible to put down novel, all the way until a very surprising end.
The Nobleman (Chapter 1-3)
Price: Free! Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the son of business tycoon, Robert Tole, goes missing , and a murder scene is discovered by Brigg Bay, the worst is assumed. Days later, it is confirmed: Jason Tole is dead. Detective Marc Jackson is not new to murder. What complicates this case is his past, with the Toles. As his investigation unfolds, one thing becomes clear: Jason's death was no tragedy, it was calculated and personal.
Afterlife
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,210. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Scotlyn, a psychic medium, is determined to help Marshal, her ex-boyfriend, move on and find peace. Only Marshal wants her to solve his murder and bring justice to his family.
Startup Blues
Series: Jim Nash Adventures, #14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The position of chief of police isn't everything it's cracked up to be. Bored with desk duty, Jim takes a short leave to use his P.I. license to help two sisters in their time of need. Persons unknown are harassing and threatening their startup business. To find out who, his quest leads him to gator country in the Florida Everglades, where he must separate business from pleasure.
Unfinished Sentence
Series: The Charlie Davies Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,070. Language: Australian English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Amateur sleuth Charlie Davies is back again, and this time she's taking on a Russian gangster. Maybe. Charlie's boss, the less-than-friendly Adam Baxter, has information that a local club owner is actually an escaped foreign criminal. Adam wouldn't normally ask Charlie to help him (she's not exactly his star employee), but she happens to have an 'in' - her friend is dating the man in question.
Out of Options Aphrodite
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Fairy tales
After the shocking events of the last installment, Abby and Artie are left in the dungeons to die. Salvation comes to Abby in the form of a dirty chicken bone and sheer, angry persistence. Once escaped, Abby must reunite with her friends and figure out how to take down two of the Twelve Olympians in Zeus’ inner circle.
Buried Roots
Series: Perri Seamore, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,700. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Perri Seamore visits Virginia for a break between assignments. She plans to catch up on her genealogy research, relax, as well as attend a Civil War Reenactment in which her friend's husband is participating. The event begins as planned, but the tone alters dramatically when a murder overshadows the activities. Perri works with Archer Vaughn, a local Virginia State Trooper, to solve the mystery.
Pride's Deception
Series: Bear Creek, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,410. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016 by Trennis E. Killian. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Pride’s Deception The Bear Creek Series is a new series from a trusted author of five other series (eighteen novels). T. E. Killian has written another adventure/suspense novel that is action packed all the way from beginning to end. Kirby Thornton along with his older sister, Reggie, and older brother, Blake, own a ranch in Bear Creek and run a hunting guide service on the side (bear and lion).
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 Game ‘s Afoot: A Holmesian Miscellany
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,870. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The Game’s Afoot: A Holmesian Miscellany is a collection of tales by Author Brad Sinor that add a facet to the world inhabited by Holmes and characters both associated with him and those who had their own stories to tell. Action, adventure, terror, and mystery await readers as they follow Holmes and others into The Game’s Afoot: A Holmesian Miscellany. From Pro Se Productions.
The First Look
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
Three years after chasing a mystery that his parents safeguarded him from, Sean Davis is responsible for recruiting soldiers into the military. Despite this, he can't ignore the plan the Council has in place for the new nation. In the midst of his attempt to jeopardize it, he meets the one person that he can't allow to be impacted.
In the Light of Day
Price: Free! Words: 37,130. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In the Light of Day is a collection of short stories with unexpected twists that will fill your mind with mystery and suspense. The stories will take you to the edge. How close will they take you? Read and see.
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
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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.
Now You CICA ME
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When it comes to violent crime, I’m certainly no expert.
Archer Securities
Series: The Law Game. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Laila Hollister is called in to investigate losses at Archer Securities, a multi-national conglomerate. As Laila’s investigation concludes, it looks like Trinity Washington will be caught with her hand in the corporate cookie jar. Or will Laila realize who the real criminal is before it’s too late?
Daughter of Baal
Series: The Law Game. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,350. Language: British English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lady Margo attends a society wedding with her chauffer, Jones. But the festivities soon turn to murder and mayhem. Is it the curse of a stolen ancient Mesopotamian artefact, or an act of revenge against the happy couple? Lady Margo plans to find out, but not without the help of the capable Jones. Book three of The Law Game is full of secrets, missteps, and murder.
Midnight Whiskey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,410. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
MIDNIGHT WHISKEY is a moody private-eye mystery and action thriller. A beautiful model is missing and the artist who was painting her portrait wants her found. He hires Private Investigator Hank Bumgardner. Hank isn't on the job long before he discovers that a killer is also seeking the woman. Hank must find her first or eliminate the killer--whichever comes first.