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The Consequence of War
You set the price! Words: 99,750. Language: American English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It’s been two years since Elijah McCoy got home from the war in Afghanistan, but he hasn’t been at peace. Living in a hidden apartment in the back of a friend’s warehouse, Elijah works as a union stevedore on the Oakland, California, docks by day while plying a second, secret trade at night. The dock foreman calls him an “executioner,” though Elijah prefers the term “redeemer.”
Haircuts, Hens and Homicide
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,000. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Megan finds mayhem when she arrives in France to bury her Gran and sort out her affairs. She expected difficult encounters with civil servants and red tape but not with wandering chickens and a dead body. Together with her unlikely allies, the elderly and grumpy Alphonse and his canine equivalent, Megan becomes involved in investigating fowl-related foul play in sleepy rural France.
The Stateroom Tryst
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
An attractive, affluent woman is suspicious of her husband’s overnight “business” trips. She hires PI Rick "Clay" Clayton to solve the mystery, but when her husband is murdered among an entourage of people tailing him, Clay realizes this is no ordinary marital investigation, and finds himself in the web of a murderous gambling ring.
Mafia Love Slaves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,120. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mobster Al Monzario is the manager of a Las Vegas gambling establishment which is a front for the mafia. Monzario uses the casino to spike the drinks of beautiful young girls in order to get them to run up huge debts they can’t possibility afford to repay. They are then molested and forced into a life of prostitution. Crack cocaine is used to ensure they remain docile. PG
Cookbook for Murder : The recipes from Two Buckets of Berries
Series: Kirk Lake Camp. Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 16, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits » General cookbooks, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
This recipe book has a few excerps taken from the book Two Buckets of Berries to give you a glimpse into the characters in the series and to entice you to be curious enough to buy the book and get to know the characters better. I also hope you enjoy the food as much as I do. The excerpts are in italic and recipes follow. Bon Appetite!
The Girl With the Flamenco Tattoo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018 by Encircle Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A girl is found murdered on the shore of a lake in the north country of Montana. With few suspects the sheriff may have to rely on a more experienced crime solver, who just happens to be a boyhood rival and former boyfriend of his wife. In Big Falls Montana, everybody it seems has something to hide, but are any of them capable of murder?
Rattlesnake Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,800. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2018 by Encircle Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Library curator Kathryn Stinson goes to Berkshires to solve a family mystery-the identity of a nameless beauty in an old photograph belonging to an ancestor- only to fall for a possible murderer.
Child of an Unknown Past
Price: Free! Words: 128,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Who is Catherine's father? She is desperate and needs to know! Her mother was raped by three men 20 years ago, one is dead, one a murderer, the third insane. Knowing may save her critically ill daughter who needs a bone marrow donor. in the shadows is an unknown child who lived many years ago. She emerges and offers help at critical times of need, first to Lizzie and her daughter Catherine,
Mr. Majumdar's Mysteries Weekends
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,590. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sourav Majumdar station master of 'Balipur Railway Station', very honest towards his work. His first weekend starts when a man named Suresh Banerjee came to him and request for a outing, he felt uncomfortable by his dressing style but at last Mr. Majumdar agreed.
The Adventure of Vanaprastha: An Untold Adventure of Mr. Sherlock Holmes
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 9,280. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Sherlock Holmes locked room mystery in the style of the originals by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Rockabye County 6: The Deputies
Series: Rockabye County. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Western
Deputy sheriffs Alice Fayde and Brad Counter looked at the body. It was that of a shapely, luciously-curved young woman. There were six bullet holes in the torso. And there was no face—only a hideously battered mass of blood and pulp. Sometimes the work of a modern peace officer can be even tougher than in the days of the Old West.
How Many Angels
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,370. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Theodore Smith likes people to call him Dore. A strong but simple man, with simple pleasures. Snoopy comics. Bits of licorice dipped in chocolate. But the simplest man can foil the cleverest crime. And all because of Dore’s favorite candy. “How Many Angels” – a fascinating historical mystery. Set in San Francisco during 1962, this short story also touches on a crime that no longer exists.
Water Horse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,460. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Arson or accident? The Town Called Horse is reeling when its connection to the outside world is cut off. Arthur ‘Sully’ Sullivan’s passenger and freight ship has burned in the night. There are no witnesses, no clues, and any evidence that might have existed has been swallowed by the lake.
A steep most deadly
Price: Free! Words: 770. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Title : A steep Most Deadly Subtitle : most deadly Author : Jamie Perkins Category : cozy mystery true crime mystery Target audience : women 18 to 45 Description: Leah's opening a tea shop in the heart of downtown chicago, in the dead of winter. Everything goes as planned until dead bodies start turning up. Can Leah and Sherry catch the killer before they are steeped ?
A Churchgoing Woman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,490. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018 by Scarlet Leaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Greed, envy and ego in a small town in western Oklahoma. She was mean and petty and wanted to control everyone. That signed her death warrant. Discover life in a small town. Secrets, affairs and shocking surprises. If you love mysteries than you will adore this nail biting thriller.
A Suitable Epitaph
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2018 by Scarlet Leaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Klavdiya dreamed of money and love. Her dreams died with her under a merciless rain. Leah, a Canadian detective with empathetic skills, and her team engage in a tedious race to find the culprit. If you like a detective story with compelling characters, then this is the book for you.
Make Me Tick - A Jim Kirby Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 15,750. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Jim Kirby had no idea what he was getting into...Risking his life on the spur of the moment to save a stranger, he finds himself in constant peril as he grows closer to the girl he saved. A lighthearted thriller with moments of genuine suspense. Hold on to your hats!
The Evil Twin
Price: Free! Words: 38,190. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
She has twin boys. One of them is dangerous. When a boy dies unexpectedly in the family home, Susan’s life is turned upside down. Was it an accident? Or was it Tom, one of her boys? Tom’s always been a bit of a problem, but could he really have murdered somebody? A film of the incident seems to suggest that he has. As a mother, Susan is committed to protecting him.
Microcuentos de terror
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Este pequeño libro es una compilación de los microcuentos con los que participé del concurso #LMDEinktober de la maldición del escritor. Son 31 microcuentos de terror y misterio en menos de 150 palabras. Los puedes encontrar en mi página web http://alvinmint.com. Esta compilación es una versión mejorada, corregida y en un formato más atractivo. Lo presento como un regalo para mis lectores.
Secret's in the Shoe Box
Series: Abby Douglas Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,470. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Everyone experiences premonitions. A feeling as if you know something is going to happen. Ten-year old Abby Douglas learns how to use her special gift to help a friend in danger. Meet Abby and her friends and join them in their adventures.