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Fire In The Mind
Price: Free! Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Parapsychologist Leonard “Len” Wise is lost and aimless in a world he once shared with his deceased fiancée. Detective Bill McGee asks Len to help investigate a case of spontaneous human combustion—or was it murder? Does Len possess the strength to stop the egomaniac who can create fire in the mind?
Good for What Ails You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Ben Keck and his girlfriend Anna seek for answers when a friend drops dead during a speakeasy raid in 1920s Big Grove, Illinois. Did Carley consume toxic bootleg liquor or was she deliberately poisoned by someone else?
Strands of Blackmail
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,840. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sometimes returning home brings back good memories, or bad ones. For Shari Kendell, it's finding answers to the questions her grandmother's death left. Actors always live in their own world, but Shari is surprised and what she didn't know. Who was blackmailing her grandmother, and why?
Blind Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,380. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
High schooler Ayo Davis watches the clock. He makes every second count—from the time he wakes up until he goes to bed he stays on schedule. Until he finds a dead body. The fallout ruins his perfect timetable and forces him to look beyond the clock and face what he didn’t want to see. A short story about taking a stand.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: From Out of the Ashes
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,660. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After her mother's death when she could barely walk, Nicolette found all that she had left in the world was her father, Arthur, and her sister, Louise - even they were taken away from her. The only people that she has left are Fred Barlow and Harry Lee, but now even their livelihoods are in jeopardy. Can Siren help save her friends or is she destined to lose them as well?
I corrotti
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: Italian. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Chi è corrotto? Chi si fa pagare per fare quello che non dovrebbe a scapito della collettività, più o meno. E chi non fa le scelte che dovrebbe, trattenuto da paure e convenienze, non è anche lui corrotto dalla consuetudine e traditore della propria vocazione, facendo ancora più danni del primo? Il Maresciallo Maggio dovrà distinguere nemici e falsi amici solo per salvarsi.
Danger Cove Mysteries Boxed Set Vol. IV (Books 10-12)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 209,270. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
From four USA TODAY bestselling authors comes the next set of internationally bestselling cozy mystery novels in the Danger Cove Mysteries series! This boxed set includes three, full-length novels, including: A Novel Death, Robbing Peter to Kill Paul, Sinister Snickerdoodles
Fox Hunter: Charlie Fox Book 12 (Charlie Fox Mystery Thriller Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,130. Language: British English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Charlie Fox will never forget the men who put a brutal end to her military career, but she vowed a long time ago she would not go looking for them. Now she doesn’t have a choice. In the latest in the award-winning Charlie Fox series, she goes from present-day Iraq to the Bulgarian mountains in a story of revenge and betrayal.
A Death In Passing
Series: Aung and Yamin Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,500. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
At an ancient spirit festival someone kills the most powerful spirit dancer in all of Burma. Aung, the singer of the king’s royal puppet troupe, and the mischievous, living puppet, Yamin, must weed through too many suspects to find the killer. But in a land of living spirits failure not only means the wrong person pays the price,but years of bad luck for all in attendance.
The Girth Brothers - Chickenman's Revenge
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Two months ago, the Girth Brothers once again saved Sandal Pointe from Chickenman and Stine. Stine was captured and Chickenman fell into a bottomless pit, feared to be dead. But high up in Romania's Carpathian Mountains, the Countess of Cheqman believes Chickenman has survived and begins a journey to find him. Can the Girth Brothers stop her, or will the horrifying Countess have the last say?
Nothing You Can Do: Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,070. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
NOTHING YOU CAN DO: STORIES by Ed Kurtz. Seventeen tales of crime, murder, and vengeance from the author of The Rib From Which I Remake the World and Bleed.
Adam: A Josephine Meyers Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,850. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The 2nd installment of the Josephine Meyers mystery series.
Sweetwater Deception
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A reunited couple fight to protect their daughters when secrets from their past threaten a local politician.
The Past Never Dies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,140. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Matt Langdon has it all. Then, suddenly, his investors back out, and he faces bankruptcy. As Matt rushes to meet the one man he believes can help him, he finds an injured girl on the road. If he’s late for his meeting, he could lose his funding. But he can’t leave the unconscious girl. Being a Good Samaritan changes everything when he’s arrested and charged with assaulting her...
Death Holds a Seance
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,140. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Detective Ladies help an elderly couple involved in predictions at a séance given by Madame Zarkofski: a ‘valuable item’ the couple expected to find in a village cemetery wall is not there. The Ladies decide the medium is a fraud and vow to expose her. And so a twisting tale unfolds with a predicted death, a list of suspected thieves and our Ladies besieged in 221b by a gang of thugs.
Jack the Nipper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Women are being attacked in broad daylight and nothing is being done to stop it. The Detective Ladies, Mrs Hudson and Fanny-Annie Grubbins, go into the streets to track down the vile fingered beast. Only to encounter a sinister story of Establishment arrogance and suppression of the truth by the newspapers and the police, and they face kidnapping and murder before they expose Jack the Nipper.
City of Doves: Part Three: Same Message, Different People
Series: City of Doves, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,280. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Part Three of the City of Doves series. His lead is gone and a mysterious man interviews him at a bar. Alec has no choice, but to talk to the man while he drinks his beer. Who is this guy and why does he know so much about town's skeletons?
The Broken Teacup
Series: Life On Victoria Square. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017 by L.L. Bartlett. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A mysterious package arrives at Artisans Alley with Katie Bonner's name on it, but the return address is obscured and the treasure inside, a bone china teacup, is broken. Before Katie can open the accompanying card, she’s called away and one of the vendors mistakes it for trash. Katie won't be satisfied until she finds out where the cup came from and who sent it to her.
The Haunting Of Quenby Mansion: Book 0
Price: Free! Words: 37,140. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017 by Roger Hayden. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Mystery and horror surround the seventeen-room vine-covered plantation house. What was thought to be the solution to all of Evelyn Carr’s problems is only the beginning of her nightmare. Creepy neighbors arrive unannounced, the town hates her for inexplicable reasons, and there’s something inside of the basement. As a determined private investigator, Evelyn is hell-bent on learning the truth.
Ruckman Road: An Alex Penfield Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,240. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
To solve an eerie murder, one detective must break a cardinal rule: never let the case get personal. If you like supernatural whodunnits, gripping action, and heroes with a troubled past, then you'll love Robert W. Stephens' twisted tale.