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The Fallen Body
Series: Taylour Dixxon, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Small-town lawyer Taylour Dixxon befriends Sarah Cockrell Baines, a New Jersey socialite and millionairess. As their friendship begins, Sarah is arrested for the murder of her husband. When Taylour volunteers to defend Sarah, she has no idea that her struggling law practice in sleepy Marlinsville, Texas, will be turned upside down. Taylour’s life will never be the same.
Swordplay - A Gendarmerie Magique Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,940. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Independent Bookworm. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
CSI with magic but without the gore Moira Bellamie apprentices with the Gendarmerie Magique, the magic police. To keep the hard won job, she puts all her effort into solving a burglary at the National Museum. When more and more people are murdered with one of the stolen weapons, Moira must tame uncontrollable magic before it is too late. For lovers of Fantasy and Mystery from 14 years up
Roses are Red
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Here is an amusing, but deadly tale involving a "little old lady" and her garden and wine. Bring in an obnoxious child and you have the makings for a very intriguing murder mystery. This is a short story with the twists and turns that Elizabeth's books are noted for.
Slave Graves
Series: River Sunday Romance Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 101,960. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
An archeology site uncovers a vicious crime and leads to new murders
Scan Girl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,910. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Danni Parker is just trying to get through her hectic night working the graveyard shift as an Ultrasound Technologist in South Florida when she overhears two men discussing a murder! Unable to convince the police she is not crazy, Danni must stop the murderers before they get away, or worse yet, decide she is next!
Calling Card
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Political intrigue, freshly fallen snow and an observant paper boy help the local police to bring this murder to a quick conclusion.
Ashes to Ashes
Price: Free! Words: 132,850. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
Dr. Ashe Walters is violently pulled back into the life that he had chosen to walk away from four years before, a life in which he worked with the YPD to hunt down criminals, a life that had led to the savage killing of his lovely wife. As Ashe fights to prove that his only son is innocent of murder, he finds his mental abilities, his beliefs, his sanity, and his overall faith in reality tested.
Death On The Point
Price: Free! Words: 72,770. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Eye witness to a murder on The Point, seventeen-year-old Colton Blackwell cannot convince the police he is telling the truth. With the help of his classmates, the youngster starts his own investigation. Even though Colton is an all “A” student, he makes some very bad decisions, potentially costing his family their lives.
Snake in Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,440. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Oleta Parker, the intrepid neighborhood snoop, investigates a mystery involving three dead bodies,a disconsolate boy, a breakout of valley fever, Sequoia National Forest, and a handful of picaresque characters associated with a mysterious ranch. Add Detectives Cantrell and Rojas and the enthusiastic Bakersfield Irregulars, and a whopping mystery ensues.
Bakersfield Irregulars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Oleta Parker becomes enmeshed in the murder of an eccentric inventor much to the dismay of the two lead homicide detectives, though one finds himself increasingly attracted to her, despite the efforts of her ex-husband Wade to prevent any budding romance. This and her other Bakersfield Irregulars who abet her in adventures "solve" the case by pouncing on the wrong perpetrator.
Emma's Rifles
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 41,530. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Meet Emma Reynolds-Chase. Born into the caldron state of frontier Missouri in the eighteen thirties. She witnesses its darker sides, as rough men of conviction square off into a conflict that threatens to tear America apart. A world of shifting alliances, with a divided loyalties. America in 1850 - new technology: Telegraph and Steam.: Gold, Iron, and Copper in abundance. New- enemies.
Courtney Case and the Dinosaur, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
You never know what might inspire you. Surprisingly, school has been the source of many of my cases. In this case (my second book), I try to discover what happened to the leg of a dinosaur that was shown at our local museum. I mean, how can something as big as a dinosaur leg not be found? Join me on this fun, exciting case. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Courtney Case and the Pobblebonk, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Hi, I am Courtney Case. I live in Australia. In my spare time, I’m a Private Detective. I’ve got my best friend and trusty sidekick, Laura, and my cat, Maggie. Together, we are the Courtney Case Detective Agency. Sometimes, being a Private Detective is all about discovering the wonders of nature. That’s how it was this time. Join me! Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Dead and Hellbent
Series: Deadish, Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: Australian English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mike is days away from getting out of jail. But he has a big problem - he's convinced that Linda is back to make his life hell. Linda is convinced that she's not tormenting Mike - she just wants him to go the hell away. Trent, as usual, is given the job of working out what the hell is going on. Warning: Contains violence, rude words, and Aussie spelling and slang. Not suitable for children.
Прерванная месса
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: Russian. Published: January 24, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
По сообщению РИА новостей: Вчера в результате сильного урагана в городе М N-области произошло очередное трагическое событие. Сильными порывами ветра была разрушена часть старых зданий в центре города, а также повреждён корпус нового бизнес–центра. Под обломками конструкций оказались несколько десятков жителей и гостей города. Спасатели приняли все меры по обнаружению и спасению людей и тел из зава
Football Mambo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,640. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When down-at-heel Adelaide private detective Bruce Bilger accepts a curious but seemingly trivial case from a local Australian Rules football club, the Centralian Galahs, he has no inkling of the bizarre and perilous circumstances into which he is about to be plunged. Will his survival instinct and street wisdom make up for his lack of social graces, and will his curiosity ultimately kill him or
Calamity Jayne (Calamity Jayne book #1)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tressa Jayne Turner has had it up to here with the dumb-blonde jokes and a childhood nickname that's harder to get rid of than her favorite pair of cowboy boots. Then Tressa finds a seriously dead body and an opportunity to get a skeptical citizenry to see that she's no longer that skinny kid with scraped knees by resurrecting her job as a reporter for the hometown paper and solving a murder.
Fashion, Lies, and Murder (Amber Fox Mysteries book #1)
Series: Amber Fox Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,230. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Amber Fox accepts a job as an insurance investigator from her ex-fiancé, Brad Beckett. And when fashion designer, Umberto Fandango, goes missing, Amber's investigative skills are put to the ultimate test. Nothing about the case is what it seems, and to make matters worse Amber's arch-enemy, is also investigating the disappearance. Who is Umberto Fandango? Is he dead? Can Amber stay one step ahead?
Queenie Baby: Pass the Eggnog (a Queenie Baby Holiday Novella)
Series: Queenie Baby. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,690. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The only thing temp-by-day, rock-star-by night Diana Hudson hates more than karaoke is Christmas. So how did she end up spending a "Good Ol' Fashioned Family Christmas" in a spooky old house in the Pocono Mountains? When The Grands start communing with ghosts, and a long lost boyfriend appears on the doorstep, Diana realizes it's going to be one heck of a holiday.
The Tell-Tale Con (a Rules of the Scam Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,950. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Talia Jones is the child of con-artists with a dad in prison, a mom who is "Mystic Madam Magdala", and a biology partner who suddenly needs her help solving a mystery in a way that only a person who understands the rules of a con can. … because as any good con artist can tell you, 'If you can't dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bull.'