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Books Beads and Baubles
By Mary J Hicks
Price: Free! Words: 1,870. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Books Beads and Baubles is a fun, short, 'Coffee Break' read about two ladies, Bertie and Wanda. They own a unique shop that's half thrift store and half book store. They love the people who keep them in business, even 'old Grouchy' could call on them for help. New people don't stay new for long after Bertie and Wanda meet them. The sisters discover a theft in their store; who's the culprit?
Dream Interpretation
By Mary Kennedy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Nonfiction » Psychology » General
A brief guide to dream interpretation by the author of Nightmares Can Be Murder.
Stolen Angel
By Dara Benton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A burglar’s last job puts her in a life and death situation, forcing her to deal with her past in ways she never imagined.
Smoke Screen
By Dara Benton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
One woman finds herself on a journey of discovery, which pulls her from the past into the present in a dark and sinister way, when the hated daughter of her ex-boyfriend shows up on her doorstep.
Routines
By Dara Benton
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,180. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lynn Thompson could set her watch by her dependable ex-husband. So she knew something was wrong when he didn’t pick up their daughter for a scheduled visit. And no one else could find him…
Rescue: A Litter of Quetzels
By A.B. Richards
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,220. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2014 by Black Mare Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Weak as a kitten. That's what the old-timers say, anyway. Houston Homicide Detective Quetzel Cazares believes that, too. So when she finds a scrawny little cat abandoned at a gruesome crime scene, she takes pity on him and adopts him. That decision just may save her life. Five stories. Five murders. One tiny, fluffy connection.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Six
By Kate Gray
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Augustus finds a very present reminder of his youth, which leads him to some startling conclusions.
Requiem for a Songbird
By Sharon Joss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,930. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Alive, Birdie Haslett captured the hearts and minds of every man in Ophirville. Dead, she enflames a lynch mob with a thirst for revenge. As Sheriff Ward Tillman searches for her killer, he’s caught between the mob’s demand for frontier justice and his oath to protect the innocent until proven guilty. But the men of Ophirville are getting restless...
The Ghost in the Closet
By M. K. Theodoratus
Price: Free! Words: 10,870. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Dumdie Swartz, a homeless old lady, must help the ghost haunting her closet close its unfinished business -- if Dumdie’s to keep her room in a shelter.
Der Dreißigjährige der aus dem Fenster fiel und starb
By Falko Rademacher
Series: Ein Lisa Becker Krimi. Price: Free! Words: 6,800. Language: German. Published: April 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Die dralle Hauptkommissarin Lisa Becker und ihr Kollege Fabian Zonk stehen vor dem kürzesten Fall ihrer Karriere. Ein junger Mann stirbt beim Sturz aus dem Fenster – und alle seine Nachbarn freuen sich, war der Mann doch eine unerträgliche Zecke. Wurde er etwa ermordet? --- Ein Kurzkrimi aus Berlin voller Sex, Gewalt und kapriziöser Haustiere.
Frightening Security and Other Short Stories
By Reema Bukhari
Price: $1.77 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This book includes several short stories. The first one 'Frightening Security' was written by the author her self , its a mysterious story. and the others are collected from many diverse resources to make a beautiful collection of short stories in one book. PS: All stories are mystery & crimes.
Maranangal palavitham - Tamil
By Sabareesh Sathananthan
You set the price! Words: 16,200. Language: Tamil. Published: April 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On a beautiful night Ramesh Anandan, a multi millionaire takes his gorgeous wife Anu ranjini out on an adventure. But anu ranjini who is an ex-actress has her own plans.What would have turned out be a great adventure, becomes a mystery. Can inspector Jegan solve this mystery in the midst of his boss's abuses and his prolonging bachelor dreams?
The Man in the Mask
By Marcelle Dube
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
An A’lle Chronicles short mystery by the author of Backli’s Ford. To fulfill her sister’s dying wish, Violet takes the long, arduous journey to the far north, one step ahead of her larcenous uncle’s hired thugs. But when she finds herself in danger in the Yukon wilderness, she will trust her life to a strange man in a golden mask. A classic murder mystery that crosses pulp with steampunk
The Madison Files (Vol. 4 - Case Closed)
By Emma Brown
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Knowing now that her ex could be involved with the murders, Madison struggles to keep her personal emotions out of the case. She strives for a happy ending, one where she can be free of past lies and focus on heading forward with the future...but will it be that easy? Sent into a world of mixed emotions, she struggles to cope with the shocking findings, all while keeping a professional face!
The Madison Files (Volume Three - Old Secrets)
By Emma Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,440. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
Madison and Trent manage to outsmart the elusive Jasper and they may be able to stop him, once and for all. For Madison, this could be the relief she's been waiting for...until he tells her a story that confirms one of Madison's worst fears. Fans of Edie Claire, Elizabeth Hunter, and Camila Chafer will love this mystery romance series featuring strong, independent women and alpha males! Now
The Madison Files (Volume Two - Strikes Again)
By Emma Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
After a second murder, Madison and Trent beginning piecing together the clues leading to the murderer, only to find that Madison's ex-boyfriend might have been keeping more than a few secrets... Sent into a world of mixed emotions, she struggles to cope with the shocking findings, all while keeping a professional face and trying not to fall for her new boss. Will she be able to hold it inside..?
The Madison Files (Volume One - A New Case)
By Emma Brown
Price: Free! Words: 10,690. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Port Vendre Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Madison Rose, rookie detective, wakes up to find a Post-It note from her boyfriend, telling her it's over! She believes that will be the biggest problem she faces today. She is wrong. When Madison gets to work, her boss informs her that her partner, and closest friend on the force, has been murdered...and that's just the beginning of the mystery!
For Love’s Sake
By O'Neil De Noux
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
For over a hundred years, New Orleanians have settled affairs of honor at Dueling Oaks in the City Park (formerly the Allard Plantation). In the early years, none dare refuse a challenge. It was the Code Duello. This changed after the city became American.
Les vieux contre attaquent
By Madjid Lebane
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales, Book 8. Price: Free! Words: 6,920. Language: French. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Le SPES à la poursuite de vieux braqueurs déguisés en personnages de films du vingtième siécle. Quand les bases de données centrales se retrouvent face à des visages inconnus comment peuvent s'y prendre deux policiers pour retrouver des suspects ?
Ding Dong Bell, The Kitten in the Well
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A clean and cosy short story, featuring the popular Gershwin family in Knavesborough. This is your chance to revisit the 1990s and meet Rhapsody, Harmonia and Psalmonalla Gershwin, the spunky vicar's daughters and their curious kitten. It all begins quite innocently with a visit to an old cat woman, but no matter what the Gershwins stick their noses in, something sinister will happen.