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Five-Six, Deadly-Mix
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,630. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Casey Fremont has a knack for solving mysteries… She also has a habit of ending up in danger…and this time both may get her killed! In FIVE-SIX, DEADLY MIX, Casey Fremont lands in the middle of a combined local police/FBI investigation into fraud and theft at a local hospital. Also, Two women have suspiciously fallen to their deaths before Casey reports for work in her undercover role.
It Ain't No Bull
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,420. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Meet J.J. Colton—a bull-fighting clown with Baditude. Being a bullfighter is the achievement of a life-long dream, a dream that could cost J.J. her life as well as the lives of her seven-year-old nephew and J.J.’s four-footed partners in comedic crime. Join J.J. on a rollercoaster ride that turns out to be trickier than braiding live rattlesnakes in a barrel and twice as deadly.
Hollywood Deception
Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,470. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tabloid reporter Allie Quick thinks she has the hottest story in Hollywood when she lands an exclusive with the scandalous Bobby Baxter—host of the exposé TV show Bobby Tells All. But when Bobby turns up dead just hours before her interview, Allie wonders just whom he was planning to “tell all” about.
Shooter
Series: San Antonio Mysteries and Murder (Monica Martinez). Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,940. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Recruited and trained by a secret government agency at a young age, and given the code name Ranger, the skilled assassin vowed to protect the country against all threats. But when the organization becomes suspect, and Ranger's handler begins making threats against the people Ranger cares about, Ranger knows that threat must be neutralized.
The Last Collar
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,590. Language: American English. Published: January 23, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
THE LAST COLLAR, a Crime Novel by Lawrence Kelter and Frank Zafiro.
Fall to Pieces
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,090. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When murder occurs at a quilting event, a retired art museum curator investigates.
Patch of Trouble
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,010. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When murder occurs in tiny Dappled Hills, NC, a retired art museum curator investigates the murder...and the cold case it may be connected with.
Cruising for Murder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,560. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When murder occurs on the high seas, an octogenarian sleuth and her senior sidekick investigate.
Murder on Opening Night
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When a murder occurs at a play's opening night, an octogenarian sleuth and her senior sidekick investigate.
Chords of Dissension
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Maestro Daniel Abogado is a successful and sought-after conductor. His life is music, and his recent marriage to Elvira Torres, a talented cellist in his orchestra, makes him feel complete. Especially so, since they are awaiting the birth of his first child. But one day, Daniel interferes with a beating on the street. From then on, his blissful life is turned upside-down...
Sacrificing the Pawn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,500. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A bomb rocks West Hollywood. And with that, LA joins the brotherhood of American cities hammered by the harsh fist of terrorism. A dozen murdered and numerous injured, including Frank Grace, a cop with a checkered past who once again is at the wrong place at the wrong time...
A Matter of Revenge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When two young runaways break into a wealthy man’s home, with horrific consequences, ex-cop and teen shelter counselor, Niki Alexander, comes to their defense. She soon discovers their motive had been to uncover a crime more heinous than two children could handle alone, and she is determined to finish what they started…
Operation Scorpion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,300. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
PI Frank Sanders is “blown away” by the woman who strolls into his office one morning. Not only is she drop-dead-gorgeous, she’s also rich and willing to pay whatever it takes for him to find her missing father, world-famous geologist Dr. Stephen Jaspers who went rock hunting in the desert and hasn’t been heard from since...
The Naked Cellist
Series: Inspector Winwood Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,580. Language: British English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
What could possibly go wrong at an Arts Festival? It is not long before the first body is found sitting at a table beneath a painting of a naked cellist. Two more strange deaths occur against a festival backdrop of strange, bizarre, unusual and totally experimental acts. Winwood’s nose for suspecting that dark forces are at work has never let him down before and this case is no different.
The First Cut
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,150. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Scottish Police Superintendent Terrence Reid’s race to derail the money pipeline fueling a string of deadly terrorist attacks suffers a devastating setback when his informant is brutally murdered. Reid’s chief suspect, a ruthless financier, always seems to be one step ahead of him. After one of his men is murdered, and Reid's wife Reid suspects he’s got a traitor in own camp.
Mermaids of Bodega Bay
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,070. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Suspecting that his estranged wife is having an affair with a famous artist, Scottish Police Superintendent Terrence Reid, heir to a whiskey fortune and Scottish title, travels to the small California seaside town of Bodega Bay to try to win her back—only to discover that her lover’s six-year-old daughter is missing, and his wife and her lover under suspicion of murder.
Haven: The Legacy of Madonast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,120. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017 by banboo associates. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rescue of a mute child and a bizarre interview signal the beginning of an enigma that reverberates from the back streets of Salford to the night clubs and temples of Japan. Survivors of a marooned civilisation; the malevolent Scavengers; an ancient secret which holds a deadly peril: Time is running out... Is catastrophe inevitable..?
Newton Park
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Amber awakens alone in a strange and decrepit hospital, with no memory of how she got there or any memory at all. All she knows is that she has a head injury, a sore bruised up body and the vague feeling that something bad has happened.
Death Fish
Series: A Dan Jamieson and Rachel Maguire Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Dan Jamieson and Rachel Maguire are asked to investigate the sudden death of Henry Caldwell. The death has been ruled a suicide, but Caldwell's daughter thinks it may have been murder. There appear to be many reasons to consider both causes of death, but very little evidence to suggest the poisoning was murder.
The Spirit of Solstice
Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Konrad Savast is the Malykant: foremost and most secret servant of the God of Death. His job? To track down the foulest of murderers and bring them to The Malykt's Justice. No mercy. No quarter. Solstice Eve, and Konrad is dragged from his bed to investigate the murder of a local wine merchant. The man's as dead as they come, but his spirit seems oddly unperturbed by his passing.