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Gary Phillips' Hollis P.I.
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,440. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Gary Phillips’ Nate Hollis leaps from the comic page to his first complete prose collection. Authors Juliet Blackwell, Bobby Nash, Aaron Philip Clark, and Derrick Ferguson join Phillips to create six double barreled tales of mystery and action. The streets are mean, but they don’t hold a stick of dynamite to Hollis, P.I. From creator Gary Phillips and Pro Se Productions.
The Clock Strikes Midnight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,640. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
With just three months to live, Janie Knox returns to her childhood home to face her dark past and destroy her mother’s killer.
Doctor Whooves: A Thief at the Gala
Price: Free! Words: 27,240. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A mysterious crown claiming scrolls, a monster with a taste for ponies! How will Doctor Whooves and Forelock Holmes unearth the truth behind the threat? What is Vallade's real target and why is he so fascinated with Ditzy Do?
Louisa's Luck Has Changed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,780. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Louisa makes her house into a B&B, but she has no idea her helpful guests could be Irish gangsters. Her friend Henrietta, the local sleuth, is concerned, until Henri starts a sexy fun relationship with a guest who looks like Johnny Depp. When a body is found in Louisa’s garden, Henri has to work with the local detective to prove her new boyfriend had nothing to do with it.
Show Up Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,150. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014 by Tasfil Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
The last thing Peri Milano expected to happen when she planned Mr. Wooley's funeral was that he'd actually show up dead. Proceeds from the sale of this humorous mystery will be donated directly to JDRF for research to find a cure for Type 1 diabetes.
Cross to Bear
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,530. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Every now and then, life throws a curveball that you just don't see coming. Anna is thrown the curveball of a lifetime when she is unknowingly placed in the middle of a power struggle within Philadelphia's most elusive crime family. Can she discern the trustworthy from the untrustworthy and make it out alive? Like it or not, someone else's fight has become her cross to bear.
Death of a Solitude Elk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A handsome but slightly quirky Amish man disappears while searching the woods around Solitude, PA for ginseng roots in late September. The discovery of his horribly mutlilated body raises many questions with the authorities and local sleuths, Fannie, Dana and Sharon. The investigation is personal for Fannie whose granddaughter Emma was to have married Jacob in November. 26th in the series.
Who's Next?
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
When a young officer is shot at by an unseen threat, he must find the threat; but when this troubling threat uses the officer's brother against him, he must attempt to get to his brother in time before he meets his death.
Cheyenne Jackson (The Case of the Hanged Harlot)
Series: Cheyenne Jackson, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,290. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
(5.00 from 1 review)
Cheyenne’s just landed the most important case of her short, legal career and she’d better not screw it up, her dad’s counting on her. Unfortunately, her potential client is someone she detests. Someone hanged her client’s wife and the police suspect it’s his cousin...but hold on a moment...Is it true? Was she really murdered? Or was the crime something even more unspeakable?
In the Interest of Public Safety
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
In this short mystery set in the near future, multiple bioterror attacks have changed the face of the planet. When customers at a small-town grocery fall ill with a highly contagious strain of influenza, the police chief and his team race to find who is behind this new attack and why the town was targeted. Is it a test run for a widespread attack on a bigger city or something more personal?
Gooseberry
Series: Send for Octavius Guy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,500. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
Octavius Guy and the Case of the Thieving Maharajah. The fourteen-year-old Victorian boy detective’s first big case. Based on characters from Wilkie Collins’s “The Moonstone”.
Эмма и призрак без памяти (Продолжение романа Эмма видит мертвых!) (мистическая комедия-детектив)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,390. Language: Russian. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Эмма начинает привыкать к новой жизни и даже наслаждается ей. Пока на ее пути не встречается очаровательный призрак, который даже не знает, что умер, не говоря обо всем остальном. Эмма решает ему помочь, но только не так все просто. Ей приходится расследовать дело другого привидения и налаживать отношения с новым другом. Справится ли Эмма со всем?
An Idea for Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
No story, no paycheck. Crime fiction writer Dorothy finally hits on an idea for her next story, which turns out to be fatal in real life, too.
Miss Nike Ajax
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Ruby Danes is on a cross-continent roll up to Denver where she finds her flimflam father murdered, east to St. Louis where she falls in with Danny Mint, a pickpocket who's just pinched a mystery brass key that sends the pair of all damn places to Norfolk - in '62 a town dead in the atomic crosshairs and with drug runners who want Ruby's secret.
The Secret of Hoke Farm
Series: Blackjack Woods, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,310. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A year ago, Jim Thomas met Charlie. Now, the Thomas family is enjoying life with their new, hairy family member. But Jim knows that something is still missing from Charlie's life, and he's determined to find it. Are there more like Charlie? All packed up, the family embarks on a journey, with all roads leading to Hoke Farm and Bisby, Texas—a small town with its own big, hairy secret.
The Astonishing Tales of Sherlock Holmes: The Shrieking Pits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
What appears a frivolous excursion into myth hunting takes on a different tone when Watson discovers encrypted notes from the Diogenes Club to Holmes. The World’s Greatest Detective is not hunting fairies, but on the trail of Viking silver and a daring heist.
A Fly Landed...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sindala…Sindy to me…is my friend, lover, wife and my partner in every investigation since starting our own business as Private Investigators. Formally, I am known as Corey Boland. Sindy calls me Bo and so do my friends. Enemies call me something else. Some think I’ve lived too long. We don’t agree.
Matty (A Matt Turner Series short)
Series: Matt Turner, Book 0. Price: Free! Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ten-year-old Matthew Turner only learned of his psychic ability last year, and he doesn't yet fully understand it. When a young girl is snatched on her way home from day camp, Matty's police detective father knows that every minute counts. For the first time, but not the last, Det. Turner enlists his son's help to track her down.
El Sudario del Alma
Price: Free! Words: 17,560. Language: Spanish. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Tour de Trace
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2014 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The younger cyclists who signed up for camping and biking along Mississippi's Natchez Trace may think of Susan Warner as old. But she is no Miss Marple or Jessica Fletcher. Retired from teaching, she sports a lavender streak in her silver hair and, though she has the slowest mph, she can cover the distance. But when she steps out of her tent the first morning, there are only ten.