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Hemlock Stravenue
Price: Free! Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The dusty streets of South Tucson hide dangerous secrets for a young detective determined to investigate a mysterious neighborhood death.
Mad Cat, Franz and the Bomb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2018 by Wild Wolf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Cat is peculiar, she always has been. She grew up talking to the evil three that no one could see, which forced her into years of therapy. Seven years later it feels like all of that is the distant past, but the past is never forgotten, it walks among us, mindlessly crossing busy roads and watching us sleep. He looks so real, is her mind playing tricks on her? What Cat is about to do is explosive.
Darke Accused (A Darke and Flare Gay Mystery)
Price: $3.99 $0.99 USD. (75% off until June 04!) Words: 72,340. Language: American English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An FBI agent goes undercover to catch a thief. Hooking up with Darke Davis at a popular gay roadhouse seems like a brilliant way for Special Agent Flare Greene to insinuate his way into Darke's life. He didn't plan on the two of them stumbling over a body and finding themselves on the run from charges of first-degree murder.
Blood and Blackmail
Price: $1.49 $1.19 USD. (20% off until June 25!) Words: 57,950. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jesse Barnett is confident his girlfriend Justine didn’t murder her ex-husband because he never heard any gunshots when the two of them broke into his house to search for obscene photos. But Jesse’s confidence in Justine begins to waver after he is told that the murder weapon had a silencer attached to it. Justine is charged with murder, but the trial is an odd one that leaves everyone confused.
The Real Meaning of Life
Price: $1.49 $1.19 USD. (20% off until June 25!) Words: 69,100. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In The Real Meaning of Life, Patrick Devlan, who has written a number of murder mysteries, becomes entangled in a real-life murder mystery. Neurotic and unstable, Patrick skitters around on the edge of events as Nick, his best friend, is arrested and convicted of murder. But it isn't really clear who committed the murder, and when Nick is sentenced to death, Patrick’s world begins to crumble.
The Bellingham Mystery Series Volume 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,220. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018 by Blind Eye Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Peter Fontaine just wants to break a juicy story and maybe win an award for his intrepid journalism. But all too soon his instinct for prying and his fantastical turn of mind conspire to draw him deep into murder and mystery. The Bellingham Mystery Series collects the first three novellas: Primal Red, Evergreen and Black Cat Ink.
Finding A Killer
Series: The Adventures of Riley, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,250. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Can Riley Rafferty find the man who brutally beat Melissa Cummins to death? Can She accomplish what the Broward Sheriff's Office couldn't? Riley knew she had to try, despite the warnings from her boss, her boyfriend, and her family. Riley would soon realize reporting on a crime was much easier than solving one.
8 Murder Mysteries
Price: $3.99 $3.19 USD. (20% off until June 04!) Words: 484,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
8 Murder Mysteries contains the following eight novels, all of which can be purchased separately in the Kindle store at Amazon: Blood and Blackmail, The Real Meaning of Life, The Trial of Shada King, Some Things Are Sweeter Than God, Destroyed by Malice, The Murder of Nora Winters, The Murder of Marabeth Waters, and Frontier Justice.
For Sale By Killer
Series: Cindy York Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,260. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When struggling real estate agent Cindy York lists a quaint mansion, she can hardly believe her luck...that is until she finds out the owner has just served 20 years for murdering his wife. But before Cindy can axe the deal, she stumbles over another dead body inside the house and is swept up in family drama, resentment, and decade old secrets that someone will kill to keep.
Pasta Mortem
Series: Supper Club Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A brand-new book in the harrowing and heartwarming Supper Club Mystery series by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams and Agatha Award–winning author Rosemary Stevens!
Bailey's Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A terrorist bombing at a summer carnival on the Brighton sea front causes mayhem and murder. Detective Inspector Sarah Machin is sent to investigate. After discovering the bomber, a teenage boy, had been kidnapped and had no connection with any terrorist group, a baffled Machin starts a frantic hunt for the ones behind the awful crime.
The Haunting of Riley Watson
Price: Free! Words: 53,460. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018 by Roger Hayden. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Lucia Star, a fake psychic and desperate for cash, takes a job at a ski lodge in the mountains of Vermont, she ends up in the middle of a real-life haunting. Soon, the ghosts are out in full force, and Lucia is stunned to discover she’s one of only two people who can communicate with them. Can Lucia give the spirits what they want?
The Mastermind
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,810. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Book One of the Catherine Fox Mystery thriller series finds Dr. Fox facing deadly choices as a fellow scientist has begun to clone people. There are dark secrets awaiting Fox as she uncovers the evil that science allows.
The Maid of Heaven
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2018 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"You will see I was right. They will be so wrong for killing me."
Broken Lives
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,660. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A monster of the past reemerges in the present breaking the life to three young students and engaging in a fight against time with the good and promising Scotland Yard detective, Sonny D’Amato, in charge of solving the difficult case.
Black Beans & Vice
Series: Supper Club Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,940. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2018 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Book Six in the harrowing and heartwarming Supper Club Mystery series by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams! “An unusual murder weapon is just one of the surprises in this enjoyable tale of high-cal crime.” —Publishers Weekly
Overlooking the Obvious
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,640. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Milton Stone is a doctor in Brooklyn who is dealing in drugs. His partner Finn McCoole has control of several bars and strip clubs where the drugs are sold. Nick Morosco is the bagman who has been skimming some of the profits of the drugs. On the night of the wedding of Stone's daughter Karen and Herb Fishman, a body was found. The body is Nick Morosco....
The Shadow of the Phoenix
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,010. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
This is a contemporary psychological thriller about dark obsessions, and the fathers who pass them to their sons. Rife with international glamour, romance and intrigue, the story captures four patriarchal families in a generational conflict where the pursuit of global power at any price makes them the unwitting pawns of a hidden psychotic mastermind...
Practice to Deceive
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 75,100. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Shortly after smart lawyer-sleuth Annie MacPherson enters the rich and hushed halls of Kemble, Laughton, Mercer, and Duff, top partner Gordon Barclay's secretary and not-so-secret lover kills herself. While investigating the high and mighty machinations of Seattle's most feared litigator, a shocking glimpse into her family's past blows Annie's life wide open.
The Worst Thing
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,650. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Two intrepid young women move to the city, one to become a scholar, the other a supermodel. They look out for each other, support each other, until a stalker's shadow falls across them. The Worst Thing turns commonplace objects from young women's lives--selfies, cellphones, Google, glossy magazines, vintage fashion, and hair--into elements of suspense.