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One Bad Penny
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,310. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One Bad Penny - This pacy thriller set in summer 2009, with flash backs to three crucial days in May 2003, interweaves two compelling tales regarding the events leading up to, and the aftermath, of a major disaster when a chemical plant explodes in the sleepy coastal town of Wightport.
Seeds of Freedom
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 128,690. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
This action packed thriller grips from the first page to the very last. It is a combination of police procedural detective work, political conspiracy, terrorism and fast paced drama that keeps you spellbound to the very end.
Three Deadly Twins
Price: Free! Words: 108,860. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In a peaceful California town a series of crimes is perpetrated by a trio of twins. An unlikely adversary comes forward to try and end this deadly plot. A teenager nicknamed "Stump, struggling with his own problems, quickly learns how to deal with harsh truths and harnessing his survival skills to help end the mayhem. In the process, detective Neal Randolph is born. First of a three part series.
La costilla de Caín
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 103,670. Language: Spanish. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Adéntrate en un universo en el que aguardan sorprendentes misterios. Un relato ambientado en el Madrid de 1915, que narra las fabulosas aventuras del profesor John Baldinger, y que ya ha atrapado a miles de lectores. ¡Si te gustan las historias con un toque sobrenatural, no puedes perderte La costilla de Caín!
No Time To Lose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,450. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The perfect bank heist. The perfect getaway. But there is too much at stake to allow the crime to remain unresolved. The hunt is on but how did they do it and where are they now? It needs the right someone digging for the right clues to find the answers. Now it's a race against time for both the hunters and the hunted. A showdown looms where it comes down to an all or nothing finale.
Death of an Officer's Lady
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,130. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Lt. George Murray needs his brother Charles’ help. One of his fellow officers has not heard from his wife in Edinburgh for several weeks, and he’s worried. George would go himself but Charles is only in Fife and besides, George is waiting in Belgium for a small man named Bonaparte. But what Charles Murray finds out in Edinburgh will put both brothers' lives in danger, in more ways than one.
My Sister's Keeper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,790. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
After his sister is brutally attacked and crippled, Richard Baimbridge rushes back to his coastal hometown to help with her recovery. Facing his tormented past and a dark family secret, he fights to stay above the flood of childhood trauma and, serving as his sister's legs, is drawn into the underside of this quiet community where he becomes the primary suspect in the murders of the town’s girls.
Fifty Years to Midnight
Price: $2.51 USD. Words: 792,330. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Highway Patrol Sergeant Dave Glosson decides to return to his hometown to face down the ghosts of his past and start over. His soon-realized contentment is complicated after he meets young and beautiful swindler Erin Winstead. Can he rehabilitate her and help her lead a normal life? Will his love for Erin lead to consummate happiness? Or is loving her too dangerous?
Evil Thoughts Kill Dreams
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,190. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Sammi Evens returns in her most difficult case to date as her very life is in danger = and so is that of her detective husband
Your Thoughts Can Trap You
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Female super sleuth Sammi Evans is once again called upon to assist the police with crimes that defy solution. Can she and her unusual talent find the answers, and if so, will it be in time?
Sinister Thoughts Can Kill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,890. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2015 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Number four in the Sammi Evans Mystery series as Sammi is once again called upon when police, FBI and CIA are all at a loss in seeking a serial murderer. Can Sammi succeed once again and save innocent women victims?
Foreign Body
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,340. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2015 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Small-town South Dakota waitress Tory Bauer is understandably peeved when a young Swedish member of a traveling international choral group keels over in one of the booths of her Delphi Café.
When the Tide Turned
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
August 1976. Romney Marsh. A long hot summer. On the surface, all is well with Hazel Dawkins' life. The young lawyer, is happily absorbed in her baby daughter. However, no sooner has she agreed to return to work than she finds herself trapped in a web of crime and corruption: a web that draws upon dark forces from the past which return to destroy her and all she holds dear
Island Soul
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 111,560. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Gordon Granger’s return to Key West to make amends to ex-wives, a fianceé’, and a dozen friends is startling, and nearly fatal. This is Sam Mackie’s third novel, along with West By West By Key West, and Jacks Are Better.
Lost Girls
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Four passports are found of girls who vanished in Australia. The girl who found them has disappeared too. Who are these girls? Where have they gone? A diary and search in Australia and across the world give tiny glimpses and fragments, but their stories remain elusive. The police search, friends and families search and grieve in alternate measure, but five girls remain gone, their fate unknown.
Shaded Light: The Case of the Tactless Trophy Wife: A Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 132,360. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A weekend house party at a Toronto lawyer’s estate. A young woman’s body in the garden. Enter homicide detectives Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan for their first case together. “He’s white, an abrupt, patronizing veteran, while she’s a recently promoted, vivacious black woman —but... the two rub elbows and tempers to captivating effect.” Publishers Weekly
When the Clocks Stopped – a time-slip mystery thriller
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
"Dive into a dramatic double dimension when a modern woman's mysterious present slips into the turbulent smuggling past – the first supernatural mystery/thriller in the Mysterious Marsh Series set in Romney Marsh, England.
A Storm In Summer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,210. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1651 Rob Haddon, cavalryman in Cromwell's New model Army, returns to his family's farm on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales . Instead of the peaceful, cheerful welcome he expects, he finds his sister-in-law murdered and his mother,brother and sister missing. As one mystery is solved, another rears its head. Storm clouds are gathering over the dale.
Ordo Lupus and the Temple Gate
Series: Ordo Lupus and the Blood Moon Prophesy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,660. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Why is a notorious religious cult of assassins keeping him alive? In this nail-biting suspense thriller, the hero's teenage daughter is taken in a blood-thirsty murder by a giant winged serpent; her body is left mysteriously shriveled and crushed. A former WWII MI6 agent, our anonymous hero is suspected of the crime by the police and his divorcing wife.
Mystery Mayhem
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 158,380. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2015 by vinspirepublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two mysteries come together in one bundle where murder abounds and the chance of dying is much higher than the odds of living.