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Afgehandel (2de uitgawe)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,980. Language: Afrikaans. Published: December 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Belinda is ‘n middeljarige maatskaplike werker wie se demone uit haar verlede weer opduik wanneer sy ‘n berig op die radio hoor van ‘n geliefde onderwyser wat vermoor is. Wanneer sy die huis gaan besoek van een van haar pasiente neem een van hierdie demone in haar oor en verander haar lewe onherroeplik.
Code Breaker: An Alexander Hastings Novella
Price: Free! Words: 7,200. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Cyber-sleuth Alexander Hastings is racing against time. The hacker extraordinaire is tasked with uncovering the secret plot of techno-terrorist organisation Black Binary and their shadowy leader, Roman Caster. It doesn't help that Roman is Alex's old mentor and father figure and intent on unleashing a technological holocaust upon the world. Will Alex stop him in time? Or will Roman prevail?
Kiss The Ladies Goodnight: (Jake Legato Private Investigator Series 1)
Price: Free! Words: 19,230. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jake Legato was a detective for the Minneapolis Police department. But a really bad decision turned him into an ex-detective. Now he's a bouncer at a strip club in a dangerous neighborhood. When a serial killer targets several strippers for a series of gruesome murders, he's forced to put his detective hat back on -- because now he's the suspect.
21 Surprising Facts About Sherlock Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(1.00 from 1 review)
Are you a BIG fan of Sherlock Holmes ? Yes, then this ones for you. Find out 21 Facts about Sherlock Holmes, that will surprise you to the core. See you inside the book !
Peanut Butter Cookie Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,810. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As summer quickly approaches the stakes are high in Flower Gap, Maine as the town gets ready for it's annual Summer Picnic with the star dessert of Peanut Butter Cookies. When the only two bake shops in Flower Gap come together, there is an outcome of a Baking disaster in the kitchen as well as a murder hanging around. Will Flower Gap, pull the Picnic off or will the Picnic be a crime scene?
Murder Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 3,110. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It is a murder mystery of a housewife of a top bureaucrat of the Government which attracted lot of attention from the top level of the Government.The case was solved by a lady police officer after discarding some stereo types of thinking regarding one-sided love affairs.
The Dead Elf
Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: British English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tragedy befalls a jolly December day when a Christmas elf falls from the top floor of a department store to the icy pavement below. But why was he up there and not on his shift? And could it be related to a string of thefts from the store? In this short story, Alma Easter, the cake-loving old-lady detective, thinks she knows the answer.
The Administrator
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,460. Language: Australian English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
She had been brutally taken. He was eminently qualified to correct the equation. He did, and then willingly faced the consequences.
Introducing Eudora Holmes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: British English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Meet Eudora Holmes, Mycroft and Sherlock's little sister. She is retired from service with the British Service when the story opens and is drawn in by Brother Mycroft to do battle with Moriarty to save England. Will she, Mycroft and Sherlock be able to save the country in time?
Problems in the Bank
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,930. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Alex Jones had some trouble with the bank. Money had been removed, and later returned, how, and why, he had no idea, so he went down to speak with the bank. It turned out that one teller had been under threat from drug pushers been forced to remove money from customers accounts. It took some shooting, and the help from a large number of police officers, and the Swat Team, to solve the mystery.
Justice at Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,870. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016 by Jeamel Publishing Limited. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Christmas short story of 10,000 involving all the old members of the team.
Chosen Chapters from the Velvet Paw of Asquith Novels
Price: Free! Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Travel, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Excerpts from the Velvet Paw of Asquith novels, the infamous international jet-setting adventures of Oscar Teabag-Dooven, involving greed, espionage and the odd foray into professional cheese-shaping.
The Night Watch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,340. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A series of atrocious murders have the country up in arms. The killer strikes women in the slums at the dead of night, cutting their throats before they can cry out. A committee of tradesmen, fearing for their very livelihoods, set up a night watch to patrol the streets where the bodies have been found...
How Smoke Got Out of the Chimneys
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1840 London. Caroline, a.k.a. the infamous Smoke, is one of the older orphan in a gang of chimney sweeps; she lifts and lowers the four- and five-year-old sweeps up and down chimneys. But rumor is she's about to be sold to a brothel in Whitechapel. Can she get out of her gang in time?
Unwitting Accomplice
You set the price! Words: 7,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Dr Govind returns to Jaipur after twenty years ... to a murder. A cosy mystery of 7,500 words.
The Mystery of the First to Find Society
Series: Chris Calhoun Middle Georgia Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 11,700. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A drowning at a local state park goes unsolved for months until a local teenager gets trampled by a large bull. How are they connected? Join U.S. Marshal Mark Hall as he recounts his experiences with Chris Calhoun as they attempt to find the person setting geocache traps throughout Middle Georgia. Will they find them before someone else is injured or worse?
Forgery of The Xumanfelian Wasteland
Price: Free! Words: 8,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
From The Chronicles of John Alkali, Ferntero Massala is a gambler and an artist who has been hired by a crime lord to counterfeit a painting. His journey takes him into the heart of enemy territory to gather the insight he needs to accomplish the task he's been hired for. But are his skills great enough to convince The Sphere of his elaborate forgery?
The Maltese Moon Rock: A Scott Drayco Novelette
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Crime consultant Scott Drayco and “the world’s most diminutive defense attorney” Benny Baskin find themselves on the Eastern Shore of Virginia fighting for the innocence of Baskin's client, jailed for the murder of his business partner. Against the backdrop of the Wallops Island rocket launch facility, Drayco soon discovers the motive for the man's murder might just be out of this world.
The Linchpin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,460. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Linchpin is first of the political thrillers from the Kabir Sood series, written under the pseudonym of Neeraj Ashok.
Secret Of The Broken Mind
Price: Free! Words: 5,230. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
“You are a criminal of the lowest order Jack Trinity and must be removed from society, forever.