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The Minotaur's Hit List (Doc Minus Two Book I)
Price: Free! Words: 60,990. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Why is someone murdering all passengers and crew of Flight 2251, an ordinary, uneventful commercial flight from two years ago?
Full-Bodied Wine : A Vintage Murder
Price: Free! Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Denis O'Gorman, Junior Diplomat in Ireland's Embassy in Ankara has become entangled in a Turkish plot. His matrimonial plans are in shambles. The Residence is 'haunted'. The wine is undependable. And then a murder occurs. Denis turns detective. The Department in Dublin is not impressed.
Velan Poulose and The Travancore Chronicle Cases
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,800. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Set in the exotic land of Travancore of the 1950's, when life was still slow and detective work was done the old fashioned way,these 8 mind boggling cases presented in this novel captures the exploits of a self-taught investigator, Velan Poulose, who as an orphan grew up unloved and unfamiliar with the ways of the world but is gifted with a mind which proves to be the nemesis of many a criminal.
The Ashes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 94,460. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A small town police chief. Burial urns. Murder.
No Substitute for Murder (Subbing isn't for Sissies # 1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,310. Language: American English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Divorced from a philandering con man and downsized from her job as a talk radio producer, Barbara Reed is desperate for money. She’s got a mortgage, a college loan, an aging car, and a ten-pound spoiled dog named Cheese Puff. With her unemployment checks running out, she signs on as a high school substitute teacher, stumbles across a body, is accused of murder, and learns what stress is all about.
Atinita
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Se había convertido en una peligrosa asesina y, aunque su alma no era tal, era buscada por la policía por asesinato. Sus fuertes necesidades biológicas, le hacían salir cada quince días para matar y saciar aquel apetito tan colosal.
Money in Maine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,390. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Prevention to a potential heist to one of the North East's largest retail malls.
Ask Not For Whom The Panther Prowls
You set the price! Words: 20,910. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this short novella, Dr. Sharpe swears to “go straight” and stick to academic pursuits. He is dragged into a series of polite poisonings after a student in his 'Physics for Poets' class dies of an apparent heart attack. Someone is slowly knocking off the undergraduates and the only common feature of the victims seems to be their involvement in an on-line English course. Is it?
Last Step
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by Gwyneth Williams. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
How does Sara, a nice professional woman who loves to entertain and cook gourmet meals come to be involved in murder in one country only to have it follow her back to another country? “… my husband … sergeant, sits in the armchair with his eyes closed and his head lolling. I never assume he's been stabbed. I assume he's having a snooze before supper.”
Fatale Zonden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,700. Language: Dutch. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
De Surinaamse politie zit met de handen in het haar wanneer een seriemoordenaar een bloederig spoor door Paramaribo trekt. Als rechercheurs denken de identiteit van de vermoedelijke moordenaar te hebben achterhaald en hem achterna gaan, kan het te laat zijn voor de zestienjarige Aisha Akkal die door de man gevangen wordt gehouden.
Captive Surrender
Series: The Star Elite. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
He claims to be an agent for His Majesty's government, but can he be believed? With the threat of losing her home hanging over her, can Prudence trust her unexpected captive to help them, and surrender to the desire neither of them can ignore?
Waking The Dead
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Murder can drive a man crazy, especially if the victim is your wife and she's coming back to haunt you after having her murdered. That's what Kenneth Maloney thinks and that's what's going to get Detective Mike Perillo a confession.
Cold Shadows (Ellie Jordan, Ghost Trapper Book 2)
Series: Ellie Jordan, Ghost Trapper. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,260. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Paranormal investigator Ellie Jordan faces a difficult new case. Her new clients are a family haunted by multiple ghosts and a poltergeist that wrecks their home at night. Their seven-year-old son’s invisible friends may not be imaginary at all, but the restless spirits of dead children. Ellie must unravel the mystery of another family's death a century ago to exorcise their ghosts from the house.
Murder by the Book
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,930. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
What starts out as a wonderful, touching love story ends in shrieks of horror and fright as a serial murder looms over a quiet community
Too Long To Die
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Set 30,000 years ago, Too Long To Die tells of a murder which tears apart the life of a people, revealing deep divisions within the Pescovari tribe. Only one man has the ability to solve the crime. Introducing Lonell, the world's first 'detective', the story unfolds against the harsh reality of early man's struggle for survival, whilst celebrating his ingenuity and resilience.
Of Blondes and Bullets
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 24,170. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014 by Number Thirteen Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
No good deed goes unpunished! Sometimes you don’t think, you don’t plan, you only act. When he pulled the blonde from the icy waters, Henry wasn’t thinking about what would happen next. But when she disappears again he’s going to have a hard time explaining the truth to the men who want to find her. It’s time for Henry to make some hard choices. Love, or life? Fight, or flee? Blondes, or Bullets?
Sex 101, Lt. Joe Novelli Homicide 7
Series: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 47,880. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Murder is tough enough without it being someone you know. Alysia Tarr has been found out at Lake Springfield strangled. She was a third grade teacher, who was tutoring a high school football jock. Unfortunately, English wasn't the only thing she was tutoring.
Sweet Young Things: A Sweet Young Things Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,400. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Fala wants revenge. Revenge against Preston for ruining her life. Revenge for ruining so many other lives in the process Preston thought she was just a sweet young thing. But Fala is not sweet. And Preston needs to learn that—the hard way.
221b: The Curious Case of the Drugged Dog and the Jammed Window
Series: 221B. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
People from all over the world have been sending letters to Sherlock Homes at 221b Baker Street almost since the stories were first published. Today, the job of replying to these letters has fallen on a whip-smart young office temp called Emily. Before long, Emily realises that some of these strange letters contain real mysteries. Luckily, she’s just the person to solve them.
Unexpected (A Belinda & Bennett Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A short story featuring characters from The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries. In this short, between events in Drive-Bye and Overkill, Belinda’s grandmother pays her a visit, dropping a surprising piece of information about her grandfather.