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The 85 Year Old Dot to Dot Detecrive
Price: Free! Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Retired Police Chief Rick Bates is always eager to dive into a case - usually a case of wine. He didn't start drinking until he was 75; but now he's making up for lost time. But it's not all play and no work for Rick, Even in his 80s, he is a one man stone wall against the waves of crime that wash up on the Cape Cod beaches.
Cerise Noire
Series: The Sydney Quartet, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,290. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Six months after his partner was murdered, Rick Stone returns to Sydney trying to pull his life back together. While he was away, two more women were murdered, each seemingly unrelated to the others. When a third woman is murdered in the same way, and Rick gets caught up in the investigation, he becomes obsessed with finding a link between the murders.
The Adventures of Nick and Billy: The Mystery of the Rougarou
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 46,900. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Monsters, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
It's the first day of summer in the swamps of South Louisiana. Twelve-year-old Cajun boys Billy Boudreaux and Nick Landry are preparing their "Swamp Camp" for an upcoming camp out when they encounter Mr. Pierre as he makes a mad dash to escape the legendary swamp monster, Rougarou. Breathless and terrified, he vows to abandon his home in the swamps of Pierre Part, Louisiana, never to return.
Tyger Eyes
Series: Fantasy · Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,940. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Tom Wilson uses his paranormal ability to find a kidnapped child.
Jack Slade: Hunter in the Darkness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,150. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When a professor is murdered, the mummy of a black magician from the jungles of Central America—and the scroll containing the incantation to call the spirit back to the body—are stolen. When Jack Slade rescues the professor’s beautiful granddaughter from a similar fate, he must race to prevent unspeakable evil from being unleashed upon the world
Fair Is Foul and Foul Is Fair
Series: Malone Mystery Novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,630. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A drop-dead gorgeous blonde socialite, with a penchant for seduction and with secrets to keep, pays a visit to LA private eye and ex-L.A.P.D. detective Ben Malone. A maverick, Malone is known for playing it fast and loose with the rules and for having a weakness for beautiful, sultry women. Murder and a ruthless mobster get thrown into the mix for good measure. What could possibly go wrong?
Frosted With Revenge
Series: Cookies & Chance Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,020. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The some-time amateur sleuth and full-time bakery owner is finally marrying the man of her dreams. But during a last minute taste testing of their wedding cake, Sally and her fiancé are witnesses—and almost victims!—of a random shooting. At least they think it’s random, until an original fortune cookie message proves otherwise. Can Sal make it to the church on time…and alive?
Witches Among Us
Series: Spookie Town Murder Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Spookie is fog cloaked and filled with mysteries and in this fourth episode Myrtle’s sister, Evelyn, is missing. Myrtle fears it is witches who have taken her because sixty years ago she fled from them and stole their precious black grimoire. They want it back. Will she, Frank and Abigail, solve the abduction or will the witches reclaim their evil grimoire? Over Myrtle’s dead body….
Bentley's Revenge
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 84,050. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It's Halloween night in California, Colombia. While most people are enjoying the festivities, Don Ortiz Ramone murders an entire family in cold blood. Bentley Junior was spared of the carnage, but was a few miles away when the crime occurred. Bentley's Revenge is a high-octane thrill ride through the underworld of drug cartels with an ending that is sure to leave readers breathless.
Calling The Wolf
Series: Indigo Skies, (Indigo Skies #4). Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,920. Language: British English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
While his sister’s away, the wolf will play… until the claws come out. Half-werewolf Logan is helping his sister with an investigation, but it’s just a distraction from sexy shifter Jenna & her refusal to commit to their relationship. Surely she’ll change her mind if he catches those responsible for abducting her nekojin brethren? Except, Jenna doesn’t trust him to crack the case by himself.
The Sir Arthur Annals Book I
Series: The Sir Arthur Annals. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,290. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
My Brother Who Would be Sherlock. Follow the fictional often fanciful tales of sleuthing in northwest North Carolina as Sir Arthur who inherited the moniker in honor of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, untangles mysteries and other strange cases with James his older brother and chronicler.
Crocodile Man
Price: Free! Words: 87,140. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Tabloid papers call him Crocodile Man - an unidentified head a fisherman found in a waterhole in Northern Australia. A huge ancient crocodile does not want to let it go. Police investigate. What appeared a crocodile attack is murder. Who is this man who no one seems to know? Who is the unknown girl who was with him before he died? Why did she hide what happened on that fateful day?
The Blowback Protocol
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,060. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A little girl has been slain. Is it Special Agent Sam Jameson’s fault? Homeland, Justice, and a powerful US Senator think so, and Sam's afraid they might be right- until a cryptic and terrifying message propels her out of her darkness and into a morass of international intrigue. Was the little girl’s tragic death an accident, or something much worse?
Whose Knife Is It Anyway?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,250. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
WHOSE KNIFE IS IT ANYWAY? is what Bea, Hattie and Connie want to know. Trapped in the woods with a group of feuding church ladies, and a dead body, they wonder who will be next? Can the amateur sleuths of Grandmothers, Incorporated discover WHOSE KNIFE IS IT ANYWAY before the murderer claims another victim?
The Black Birds Flew
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 47,170. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A month into construction of a new subdivision, an excavator unearths two long-dead bodies. An investigation leads police to a woman who left 30 years earlier to start a new life with her lover. Or did she? Amid the threat of outsourcing, DCI Maude Wakefield and DS Edie Yorke struggle to uncover a link between the past and present before the murderer strikes again.
The Lock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,080. Language: British English. Published: April 23, 2017 by Noël Cades. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"You have to help me. She’s going to kill my father." Perry reluctantly gets embroiled in a murder investigation when a young girl begs him for help. But Rose is not the only one seeking his legendary lockpicking skills. Shadowy characters from his past have a bargain for him: will he accept their terms for Rose’s sake?
Nearly Departed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,390. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
When Tessa moved back to her old home town, the last thing she expected was to encounter her high school's old heart throb - especially as the man had died five years earlier! Now that Declan was "back", he needed Tessa's help as he knew his death had been no accident. The first hurdle was finding a way to communicate with Tessa. She would need the help of her friends to solve the mystery.
Muero y Vuelvo
You set the price! Words: 57,990. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
“El autor sabe cómo terminará todo, pero su personaje no lo puede saber. Y nosotros sus lectores iremos averiguando a su ritmo, al mismo tiempo que él. Por eso Muero y vuelvo se constituye en una novela insólita y poco habitual en el panorama de la novela negra española”.
Ultimátum
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,460. Language: Spanish. Published: April 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
«El detective Rafa Guerrero, el de la novela, quizás también mi amigo real Rafael Guerrero, resulta ser un hombre que ya no cree en nada y en nadie. Aunque no lo suficiente para dejar ese mundo de aventuras». Juan Madrid.
Death Never Lets Go ~ An Ian McBriar Murder Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,780. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Terror grips the city…In a series of brutal murders, three young women have been killed on the subway, and panic spreads through the transit system. To make matters worse, one of the investigating detectives is considered a suspect. Detective Inspector Ian McBriar and his team need to track down the real killer before more lives are lost.