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The Goddess Chronicles: Books One Through Five
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 281,930. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Myth, Magic, and total paranormal mayhem. Just a normal day in Abby’s world. Being the Goddess of Love isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. Between her own screw-ups and that of her fellow gods and goddesses, Abby can’t catch a break. Forced to work for Zeus after an epic screw-up that almost got her killed, she’s paying her penance one job at a time. Follow Abby and her magical friends thro
Kill by Cure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,360. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
‘Kill by Cure’ is a gripping story about a deadly and nefarious plot set in the past, present and future, a time hopping mystery adventure packed with war, conspiracy, betrayal, friendship, danger, excitement, rhymes, riddles and clues. Can you work out who’s behind it all before the characters do? Can you decide who the villains are before they are exposed? Special pre-order price.
Pitiless: An Isaac Black Missing Persons Investigation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the thrilling second installment of the Isaac Black Missing Persons Investigations, Black finds himself confronted with the possibility that a sex ring is forcing teen girls into the trade. The implications are immense. Black must convince his skeptical sergeant, battle through politics, and navigate the straits of his first budding relationship since his wife’s death five years ago.
Build a Better Rat Trap
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
What if someone is out to get you, and you don’t listen to the kind, intelligent policeman’s advice? Then your future is in doubt. This fourth Alexander Moffat mystery finds the captain surrounded by distracted young lovers while he tries to protect the know-it-all members of a rich family from a killer (or killers) with a penchant for cleverly-designed murder scenarios.
The Perfect Human: An Abelard Chronicles Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 118,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A modern medieval tale of craven ambition, grasping opportunism and the unconstrained pursuit of self-interest. Abelard's 650 year gap in his recall confers on him a huge advantage as he successfully claws his way up the corporate food chain. The memories he does have are awash in medieval warfare, murderous vengeance and brigandage on the highways of 14th century Europe.
Dark Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,720. Language: American English. Published: November 12, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
DARK PARADISE, a Crime Novel by Lono Waiwaiole. “*Starred Review* Noir fans need to know about Waiwaiole right now. He’s the real thing, and he’s too good to miss.” — Booklist
The Wave at Hanging Rock
Price: Free! Words: 100,120. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The Wave at Hanging Rock is a powerful coming-of-age story about three boys who grow up on the wild Atlantic coast. And alongside, a second tale of a young woman searching for her missing husband. These stories and their characters come crashing together with a brooding inevitability - but the twist at the end you won’t see coming.
Murder on Stockton Island
Series: Jake Kingsley Apostle Island Mysteries. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 106,780. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Another Jake Kingsley Apostle Islands mystery! A body is found on Stockton Island! The victim is a friend of Jake Kingsley and his colleague, Professor Charles Stanton. Who killed her and why? Their chosen beach bum lifestyle is disrupted as their investigation proceeds through the lives of the rich and famous and unexpected events with unexpected consequences including sabotage and danger!
The Hidden Genes of Professor K: A dark medical mystery thriller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 187,800. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A dark, disturbing and nail biting medical mystery thriller. Cutting-edge medical research meets the ruthless, dangerous world of pharmaceutical empire billionaires, where unbridled ambition and greed threaten to destroy the dreams of a visionary scientist with the power to change the future of medicine, and the journey of man.
The Last Treasure of Ancient England
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,700. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
When Chester Bentley is bundled off to a remote boarding school in rural Devon he discovers the old house not only conceals a ghost, but also a dark secret and a string of intriguing riddles that will lead him and his new-found friends to resolve the greatest mystery in all English history
Unwitting Enemy
You set the price! Words: 158,050. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
A chance event leads the British security services to the discovery of information of a dangerous nature. The storyline begins in the UK and takes the principle characters along an international race against time.
A Mike Fargo Trilogy
Series: The Mike Fargo Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,860. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A Mike Fargo Trilogy contains three novellas -- DEATH OF A FLAPPER, MURDER ON BROADWAY AND SEVEN DAYS TO MURDER. Follow Mike Fargo as he tries to solve the murders of socialite Marjorie Reems, Broadway director Buddy Barrett, and discover the kidnapper of Brandi Collier, who works for the one and only Texas Guinan at a posh New York City speakeasy. Twists, turns and much danger abounds in each
Uncommon Thief
Price: Free! Words: 103,850. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The first of twenty-one novels by William Manchee inspired by actual events while he was a student at UCLA in the 60's. A naive college student, working part-time as a bank messenger, is seduced by a sexy bank teller and set up to take the fall for a major bank robbery.
Deadly Dining
Series: Stan Turner Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 104,080. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2016 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
This eleventh volume of the Stan Turner Mysteries features legal sleuths Stan Turner and Paula Waters, but including for the fist time, Jodie Marshall, their new associate who has worked her way up from secretary to trial attorney. While Paula works a triple homicide and Jodie defends a good samaritan who accidentally shoots a store owner, Stan backs them up while fighting his own battles.
Plantation A Legal Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 151,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A fictional but true-to-life, behind-the-scenes account of commercial espionage, criminal fraud, corporate greed and legal chicanery, set against a backdrop of billion-dollar claims, international catastrophes, the highest courts in London and New York, the largest global companies over six continents, the best lawyers and the security services : based on true events
The Crime Cafe 9 Book Set
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 682,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
A boxed set of nine stories by crime fiction writers featured on the Crime Cafe podcast with bonus interviews!
More Dick Sleuth Mysteries - Volume 2
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,920. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
MORE DICK SLEUTH MYSTERIES. Dick is back! What more can we say? These new adventures pose more problems and solutions for Tasmania's Number One Detective. Dick likes to call a spade a spade and in such mysteries as The Howling Man, Dick Sleuth: Criminal, The Stopped Watch, Death in Paradise - Murder in Purgatory and the other intriguing stories in this collection, Dick finds more than just a spade
Monday Girl's Revenge
Price: Free! Words: 114,170. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Unbeknownst to them, both Neal Randolph, 16, and young Detective Delores Sanchez, are drawn into the dark underbelly of the same serial sexual predator. They each have compelling reasons to keep their investigations under wraps, even from each other, but Neal underestimates the adversary and Delores gets drawn into the rapist's arms. Oh Crap! Can either one of them bring this bad guy to justice?
Drink, Dance, Divorce
Price: Free! Words: 111,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Someone’s framed womanizing dance instructor Waltz Charleston for his brother’s ballroom slaying. He hesitates to hire cheater-hating PI Hook ‘Em Harns. No way can she solve a homicide. She only does divorces. Worse, she may be doublecrossing him. Can he trust her? With the cops closing in, he has no choice. He’s broke and she’s the only PI in town who will work on credit.
Cozy Christmas Shorts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 169,710. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
11 holiday themed cozy mystery short stories by New York Times, USA Today, and National Bestselling authors! Short holiday bites perfect for enjoying while waiting in holiday lines or binge-reading over a cup of hot cocoa. **The authors are donating a portion of proceeds from this collection to Toys for Tots!**