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The Unexpected Resolution
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,420. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A midnight wedding, Army veterans who face repercussions of two wars, and a startling wedding guest. Wedding days don't usually pack as big a surprise as Jolie and Scoobie's New Year's Eve nuptials. A 9-1-1 call during the wedding changes everything. Jolie has to help Scoobie figure out what he wants to know, and determine who seems to want someone in his family dead. Jolie Gentil Book 10.
The Time Stopping People III
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,170. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance
Calise Thomas looks through a crowded room. What she isn't expecting to find is Chris. He offers to take her home, but she doesn't leave his side so easily. She insists on joining him and his elite team at their special training grounds in the deep woods of Ohio. Without hesitation, she goes along with Chris to the farthest end of the state. Right away, she meets his mysterious posse.
The Lost Treasure Map 2017 (Novelette II)
Series: The Lost Treasure Map 2017. Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2017 by CosmicBlueCB. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An action detective SF horror thriller sequel of a New York private eye’s exploration of an immense ancient haunted mansion, after finding a treasure map, and his encounters with strange hauntings, which he uncovers the source of in a lost chamber, and Dracula‘s lost tomb, and later its true origins, and a celestial time traveler, which they activate at a secret NASA and SETI research facility!
Blunt Force Kharma: Section 1
Price: Free! Words: 36,650. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Blunt Force Kharma is an urban sci-fi noir from the author of the long running noir fantasy Miki Radicci series. On a barely populated planet, Kelly Kharma operates her private investigation and security business out of her downtown office in the Central District. Most of the time she takes on boring background work for corporations, investigations for lawyers, or divorces but sometimes...
The Lost Boy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,990. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Ella Saint Claire must risk her life and identify ruthless smugglers to save a helpless boy – and to discover her own supernatural gift!
Remembering Death
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,480. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Lester has Alzheimer’s. To restore his memory he gets a pacemaker for his brain. He first recalls a dead woman. His wife hires Parker DuPont who soon discovers there is a lot more to Lester’s memory. He remembers where Caroline is buried and is scared into silence that the killer remembers him.
BURDEN: Crime Fiction Threequel to BOUNTY
Series: Cozy Crime Fiction Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,860. Language: American English. Published: July 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
It’s about money, murder, and changing fortunes. Identity thief Gail is on the run from Midway and the Man in the Blue Sedan. She’s lying low near an abandoned mill in the back- end of Fairview. But she’s not alone. Effie is also hiding a secret. And why is Penny warning them away from the mill?
Dead Pretty
Price: $6.20 USD. Words: 109,490. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017 by CrimeSceneBooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The first in a new series featuring GP Jocasta Hughes, a willowy blonde with a wicked sense of humour and a highly unsatisfactory love life. Working with the local police as the on-call Forensic Medical Practitioner, Jo uncovers the gruesome truth that a serial killer is on the loose in the small seaside town where she works - and that she herself has become a target.
Blood of Babes: The Slasher Files (Book 1)
Series: Britney Allen: The London Crime Syndicate. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A deadly game of cat and mouse, but who is hunting who? Can Britney Allen Solve this case that seems to have the city in an uproar and fearing for their lives? She is determined to see this case through until the end, but The Slasher has other plans for Britney Allen". A grizzly serial killer London crime thriller it's "Jack the Ripper" meets "Happy Valley."
Tarnished Gold
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017 by Fine Nib Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Placer City, Wyoming, 1933 - Em Olson struggles to operate her family hotel after her father’s abandonment and her mother’s death. A handsome geologist searching for gold brightens her lonely life. Her troubles resurge when he makes discoveries of murder and swindles embroiling the hotel and her father’s gold mine, forcing her to examine her past to find her father’s killer and decide her future.
Dead to the World
Series: Deadlines Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Chief reporter turned reluctant entertainment columnist, Shayne Winter, is hungry for a hard-hitting headline. All she has to do is convince her grouchy editor at the LA Chronicle to give her a real story...
What Matters Most
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Meagan Morris has lost everything. Her family is dead, and all that remains of them, all that was endowed to her, has been stolen.Desperate to retrieve her legacy, she attempts to rob King of her grandmother’s pearls at gunpoint. Set among the cattle ranches of America’s Southeast, What Matters Most delivers steady suspense and savory romance as Meagan and King’s worlds collide!
Murder on the Cosplay Express: A Kent Bronwyn Mystery
Series: Kent Bronwyn. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,640. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A famous mystery author has spent the weekend at a comic book convention. While riding the train back to Los Angeles, he finds himself caught up in a murder investigation where every suspect is wearing a costume and isn't who they claim to be. The first in the Kent Bronwyn mystery series, this story pays homage to the great comic book conventions of Southern California.
A Study in Scarlet - Regendered
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,180. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic novel has been rewritten with all the characters regendered. Now read the story with the world’s most famous detective as a woman! Before she became famous as the world’s greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes had to first meet her friend and companion, Dr Joan Watson. Together they attempt to unravel the mystery of a dead woman found with a mysterious word scrawled
Lost Girls
Price: Free! Words: 106,580. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
4 passports of vanished girls. The one who found them is missing too. A dead mans diary may hold the key. Now a new search begins across Australia and the world desperately seeking any trace of each of these girls.
Highway to Hell
Series: Cat of Many Colors. Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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This is a sequel to STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN. Please read that story first. Haunted by nightmares, Becky returns to the old house where she makes an unpleasant discovery.
Deranged Little Mermaids
Series: Low Campbell Adventures. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What would you do if you discovered that you had been cloned? Low Campbell, ex-cop, private detective, and mermaid, is about to find out.
The Games People Play
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A stroll in the forest with a friend and a dog turns into a lot more. The British police force is called in to unravel twenty years of unconnected murders. But then, are they really unconnected?
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Shadow
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet and live the only way her father ever taught her to.
Save Me
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,370. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Romance and suspense collide into a supernova in this debut, page-turning novel by Kate Duire. Blamed for a murder she did not commit, Rachel Mussorgsky must fight her fear of the Russian Mafia in order to discover the killer behind her husband's assassination. Realizing she had married a criminal, Rachel begins to put together the secret life of the man she married. With her heart broken, she m