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The Disappearance of Allison Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Rumors run wild about Whistlethorn Manor, the creepy old house in the neighborhood. Tracy Whistlethorn is shunned by everyone in her 4th grade class. Except the new girl, Allison Jones. But when Allison goes missing after being seen going into Tracy's house, Sarah and a few of her friends take action. Soon, they are convinced of foul play as they investigate the disappearance of Allison Jones.
Land Sharks: Sage Adair Historical Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two union organizers have disappeared and so Sage Adair begins a desperate search that takes him into the musty blackness of Portland’s underground to confront mercenary shanghaiers, the pain of lost friendship, and his own fears.
Dry Rot: A Sage Adair Historical Mystery of the Pacific Northwest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,640. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
A losing labor strike, a union leader framed for murder, a ragpicker poet and collapsing city bridges, each competes for Sage Adair’s attention as he slogs through the Pacific Northwest rain and mud to find answers before someone else dies.
On the Wings of Murder: Joe Novelli Mystery 2
Series: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,670. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a small plane goes down just after take off, Joe Novelli is suspicious that pilot error may not have been a factor, but that the pilot and passenger may have been murdered. The problem is, no one else was around. So how could they have been murdered if they were the only ones on the plane?
BOUNTY: Crime Fiction Prequel to BUSTED
Series: Cozy Crime Fiction. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,380. Language: American English. Published: August 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
BOUNTY, the prequel to BUSTED, is all about money, murder, and a prized estate called Bounty.
And All That Could Have Been
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,390. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"How'd you get to be so lucky Ernest White?" To observers Ernest White had the perfect life. He teaches at the local high school. He coaches the basketball team. He has a beautiful wife and two amazing kids. If only they knew that perfect life was built on one horrible sin he committed when he was just a kid. Can Ernest survive when his sin comes back to haunt him?
The Gay Mardi Gras Murders - A Mia Ferrari Mystery #2
Series: The Mia Ferrari Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,120. Language: Australian English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Mia Ferrari, smartarse, older chick, super sleuth, is back! This time, she is up to her neck in drag queens, a rare diamond with a curse, and murder most foul against the backdrop of Sydney's world famous Gay Mardi Gras. A female impersonator is murdered and Mia has to juggle drag queens, handsome gay men, a transsexual with a dark past, a young cop with sex on his mind, and much more.
The Ghost In The Plantation: A Nancy Keene Mystery
Series: A Nancy Keene Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Do you like Nancy Drew? Do you like New Orleans? If so, you will enjoy this humorous and PG-rated story about a teenage sleuth that especially targets women baby boomers who grew up reading & loving the Nancy Drew series. The teenage sleuth in this story goes on vacation to the French Quarter and what starts out as a sight-seeing trip changes into a murder/mystery when a docent is murdered.
Calamity on Coronado Island, A Floyd Sisters Mystery
Series: Floyd Sisters Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Three young girls and a ghost...No one knew they were there. Would they come back out?
There's Something Wrong with Miss Zelda
Series: Grandmothers Incorporated, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,760. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When friends Bea, Connie, Hattie and Hattie's mother-in-law Miss Fanny, go on a dream vacation, no one objects when Miss Zelda Chambers is invited along. After all she's a sweet old lady and Miss Fanny's friend. However, things are not as they seem. Soon mystery, intrigue and laughs abound as the amateur sleuths of Grandmothers, Incorporated discover that There's Something Wrong with Miss Zelda.
The Thrill Seekers - Derbyshire Castle
Series: The Thrill Seekers, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,160. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Like so many of the nouveau rich, Lynn and David Logan first sought excitement by buying things like cars, houses and this castle.
Avengers of Blood (Cass Elliot Crime Series Book 2)
Series: Cass Elliot Crime, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 154,740. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Detective Cass Elliot is still on suspension for killing a fellow officer when four people are murdered in one night, one with the exceptional brutality of a lynching, three by the same killer. The ME sidesteps the Sheriff and hires Cass, but nothing links the victims until she discovers the true identity of the man who was lynched, and uncovers an unpunished crime committed nearly 50 years ago.
The Case of Marc Keller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,950. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Case of Marc Keller is a murder mystery novella with a paranormal twist written by first time Tanzanian author, R.M. Mzale.
The Floating Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,740. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » High tech
An amazing scientific discovery in 1830 leads to a government cover-up spanning two centuries and two continents, leaving a trail of death and destruction in its wake. Replete with dark psychosexual overtones, the Floating Man is a mystery thriller that takes place in both past and present as fictional and historical characters collide.
Nerdy Work: The Wilbur Longdinger Chronicles, Book One
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,900. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wilbur Longdinger was just a number-crunching nerd. But when fired unexpectedly, he seizes the opportunity to rob his former boss's house. Little does he know, this act will set in motion the most bizarre and dangerous weekend of his life. This tale of murder and romance will keep you guessing at every turn, as you fall in love with the nerd who wouldn't play nice.
The Back Wing
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013 by Courtney Literary. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Widower Harold McCaffrey moves into Mountain Splendor Retirement Home with a group of strange residents -- witches, vampires, werewolves and shape-shifters. He bonds with his fellow denizens, especially the beautiful Bella. Things are looking up for Harold -- until he and Bella must use all their normal and extra-normal skills to solve two murders in this very unique retirement community.
Catalyst!
Series: Barb Stark Mysteries, Book 8 · Barb Stark Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 137,090. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ever want to shake an arrogant celebrity’s world? Fix political corruption? Meet Mother Nature at her worst and come out alive? And want to do all of this while figuring out a complicated love life with very complicated men and match wits with a blood-sports pro and a crime lord? Come along with Dr. Barb Stark. The good folk of Duncan are at it again.
Watchman's Point Killer: Joe Novelli Mystery 1
Series: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 208,340. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
Blood stains the white beach of Watchman's Point near the town of Mont Fort. Nameless and faceless, a killer is preying on young women, leaving their lifeless bodies on the beach. Tensions raise as Chief of Police Joe Novelli discovers that these murders are part of a killer's game with one goal, to kill a woman that stands in the way of another's lust.
Road Kill: Dan Shamble Zombie PI Mini 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2013 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(3.00 from 1 review)
Road Kill Dan Shamble Zombie PI Mini 2 A Mini-Adventure Starring Dan Samble, Zombie PI When Dan Shamble, Zombie PI wakes up in a coffin in the back of a semi truck, he knows it's not going to be a good day. He has to escape, figure out what's going on, foil a black-market blood-smuggling ring—and make sure he's not dead on arrival!
Damien Loose, Episode 6 - Market
Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Episode 6 of 10. The day after Ashley Marcum threw a brick through Damien's widow, he and the family journey to the Tower Grove Farmers Market where they run into old friends and a new enemy. This enemy is scary enough to get Theresa to do the one thing she vowed never to do. The stakes get higher as Damien continues down the path to his showdown at Mangia.