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Emerald Summer
Price: $2.99 $2.69 USD. (10% off until Feb. 16!) Words: 72,270. Language: American English. Published: January 16, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Emma receives news of the death of her rich Count-father. The girl goes to his manor and finds out that she is not the only heiress. In addition, the count left a strange will. The will states: wealth is hidden on the territory of the manor and the heir will be the one who finds the treasure. Time for searches is limited. Mind-blowing events take place in the manor.
Grave Mistake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,850. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Hedgewitch Selena runs to Arizona to escape Lucien, a slimy, celebrity-schmoozing sorcerer. Just as she’s meeting the locals — including hunky Calvin Standingbear — Lucien tracks her down…then disappears. When one of Lucien’s acolytes is killed. Selena and Calvin race against time before a too-close-for-comfort evil cuts her own life short.
The Introvert Bears Filthy Witness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,250. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2021 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Newly estranged from Donna, The Introvert is selected as one of twelve jurors on a notorious murder trial, forcing him to navigate a litany of uncomfortable social interactions, this time with no avenue of escape. Equal parts harrowing and hilarious, The Introvert Bears Filthy Witness is the third entry in the life of one very anti-social and unexpected anti-hero.
Unwitting Accomplice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,480. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2021 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Can a homicide be prevented when it’s still only in some stranger’s head? It’s up to crime reporter Kim Barbieri to think like a killer – or someone’s going to get away with murder.
The Girl In The Skip Bin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,230. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
It is the year 1965 and Detective Sergeant Earp of the West Australian Police Force's CIB Branch finds himself banished to a dingy office, shuffling papers during the day and drinking to excess during the night. His downward slide culminates when his wife abandons him for the allure of a younger man. The superintendent comes up with a proposal that Earp cannot refuse.
A Tear In My Soul
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,950. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
As Bob grows, from a child in New Haven Connecticut to an adult in Orlando Florida, he faces difficulties and dilemmas that seem to tear at his very soul. This book chronicles his adventures through life, education, occupation and marriage. The inevitable demise of his very soul is exhibited so as to better understand how an assassin for hire comes to be.
Never Smite the Psychic That Reads You (Piper Ashwell Psychic P.I. Book 10)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,390. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a local psychic is killed while getting ready to give a reading, there’s only one person for the case—psychic P.I. Piper Ashwell. The woman’s office couldn’t be more cliché, and even her family didn’t believe in her so-called gifts. But the deeper Piper digs into the case, the more confused she becomes. Can Piper solve the case before she becomes the killer’s next target?
Drugo carstvo
You set the price! Words: 58,890. Language: Serbo-Croatian. Published: January 3, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Eksplozija tramvaja u Beogradu izaziva haos i nemir. Inspektorka Jelena Todorović će, uz pomoć bivšeg agenta CIA, pokušati da razreši zločin i otkrije ko stoji iza napada. Na ispitu će biti sve u što veruju...
Avenge
Price: Free! Words: 147,480. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2020 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The man at centre of Crocodile Dreaming Series. Awful events drive a search for vengeance and destroy his life and others around him, leading to ever darker places. In the shadows an ancient crocodile spirit feeds his rage. Then new love arrives. His path walks in bright sunshine. Can it survive of will the avenging spirit win? First read 'Just Visiting' and 'Lost Girls' books from this site
Independence Day, Book Five: The Big Surprise
Series: Independence Day, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,040. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"The big surprise is...me." In the final book of this series, the mystery is finally solved — but not before more lives are permanently altered when tragedy returns to Haven Park. Is anyone safe anymore? Who will be left standing when all of the smoke clears? Can you figure it out?
Pawn (A Sara Clemens Mystery Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Portugal, a nice European getaway. Escapism from a torrid case and a chance for private investigator Sara Clemens to lick her wounds. Get prepared for the stakes to be raised a little higher in Book 2 with international kingpins, a new setting, taboo encounters, heartache and secrets that need to be taken to the grave.
The Sherloch Curse
Price: $1.90 USD. Words: 80,850. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Australia, December 1900 Celebrate New Years Eve at Sherloch Lodge with Watson & the Countess. Enjoy a murder-hunt game dressed up as a night of glamorous death. One murder in the fern gully and two more before midnight! Killer, thief, arsonist, pteridomaniac... this twist on a country house, murder mystery has suspects galore, but the hunt for answers turns into a race against time.
Hallucinations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,070. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A mysterious death at a party where numerous people attempt to drink themselves into oblivion leads to a tale of twisted love and broken dreams. Eventually, the solution to the crime comes from a most unusual juxtaposition of competing animosities.
A Cold Day for August: A Detective Series of Crime and Suspense Thrillers (A Detective August Miller Series)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,910. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In order to find the killer, Detective August Miller must confront her past.
The Trial of Eugene Bishop
Price: Free! Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The shooting of Derek Kramer, a thirty-two-year-old white man, leads to the arrest of Eugene Bishop, a black undercover cop. After initialing denying any involvement in Derek’s death, Eugene changes his story and claims that he shot Derek in self defense. But the evidence at the scene doesn’t seem to support his claim of self-defense, and he is charged with first degree murder.
Squirrel & Swan Stolen Things
Series: S & S Investigations. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,830. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: December 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The Locked Room Mystery and The Woman Without A Past. Stolen Things is the fourth in the S & S Investigation series. Start with Squirrel & Swan Precious Things.
Squirrel & Swan Hidden Things
Series: S & S Investigations. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,380. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: December 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The Murder at the Reunion and The Hidden Inheritance. Join Paige and Sophie in the third of the S & S Investigations series as they take on two exciting new mysteries.
Squirrel & Swan Precious Things
Series: S & S Investigations. Price: Free! Words: 53,290. Language: English (New Zealand dialect). Published: December 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction
The Disappearance of Polly Dixon and The Persistent Pet Napper. "Funny and insightful." Best friends Paige and Sophie are putting their psychology skills to the test – they’ve opened an investigations agency. They’ll be a detective duo like no other!
In the Dark
Price: Free! Words: 84,400. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A pair of sandals and a small boy's shirt discovered in the room of an eccentric hoarder lead Chicago P.I. Anni Koskinen back to an unsolved case from her past - and into the disturbing world of an outsider artist.
On St. Nick's Trail
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Private Eye Nala and her trusty crime solving dog, Max, are on hot on the trail of a missing St. Nick. Failure to find the man could ruin the local economy, which is exactly what an unknown grinch wants. Can this dynamic duo locate the missing Santa before it’s too late?