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Sins of Our Fathers
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,770. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Solving gruesome murder cases is only one of Elizabeth Campbell’s challenges; another is her growing attraction to the female detective who is hell-bent on keeping her client in prison.
Honor Among Thieves
Series: Sam Jenkins Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,790. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Old-time mobsters, dead bodies, and a former love complicate Sam Jenkins’ life as he attempts to enjoy his new police job on “the peaceful side of the Smokies.”
Disorganized Crime
Series: Working Stiff Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,440. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jill-of-all-trades and sometimes-sleuth Mandy Murrin’s finds herself torn between 3 men, being a reluctant bridesmaid, and working a temp job as a plumber’s assistant for Godfather’s Plumbing—which puts her in the middle of a real life mob family crisis. One weekend. Two days ‘til the wedding. Three men in her life. Will Mandy survive until Monday or will this be the end of her?
Blood on the Torii Gate - Part One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,310. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Lisa Thomas barely survives an explosion that kills her mother. In the face of unrelenting attacks on Lisa’s adopted Japanese family, Navy Seal Team Leader Ric Ant teams up with street-smart Detective Takeamine to infiltrate this case involving assassins and the undead. Lisa, a shy, sheltered girl, risks all to avenge her murdered family and protect her new family from a century-old curse.
Dead Astern
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 84,520. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
A gripping sea adventure set on the Gulf of Maine. Homicide Detective Brie Beaumont returns in a riveting psychological thriller featuring a cast of dark and troubled characters. Something feels amiss about the group of seven friends who charter Maine Wind for a late season cruise that turns deadly when one of them is lost overboard. Book 5 in Jenifer LeClair's acclaimed Windjammer Mystery Series.
Fame and Fortune and Murder
Series: Fiona Fleming Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,810. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Fiona Fleming has no intention of getting involved when Mayor Olivia Walker hosts the celebrity couple whose fame she’s been using to promote their town. But when the local ski lodge can’t accommodate, Fee is not only front row center to a murder, she’s trapped in her own bed and breakfast with the suspects when the frenzied media descends looking for the story of a lifetime.
STALKER - hvorfor netop mig?
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 21,740. Language: Danish. Published: March 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Krista bliver forfulgt af en stalker, men hvem er han? og hvorfor er det netop hende, der bliver forfulgt?
The Logan Triad
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 95,140. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
THE LOGAN TRIAD by Nathan Walpow includes the three crime novellas “Logan’s Young Guns,” “Logan Shoots First,” and “Logan Gets Caught,” plus bonus stories “Daughters” and “Johnny and the Warehouse Women.”
Coney Island Avenue
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 119,320. Language: American English. Published: March 13, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
CONEY ISLAND AVENUE, a sequel to the acclaimed novel GRAVESEND, by Shamus Award-winning author J.L. Abramo.
Moralis Aleam
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 132,750. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
WHAT IF EVERYTHING, AS YOU KNOW IT, WAS NOT WHAT IT SEEMED? 

 Drawing on events and facts from the recent past, this work of fiction is a journey filled with mystery and suspense – looking at plausible explanations to historical events and the resulting destiny of mankind. A destiny which may very well be in the hands of a few relentless, disruptive, fanatical men and women.
The snow must go on
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,980. Language: French. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
L'hiver 2074 entrera dans l'histoire parisienne ! C'est le plus froid jamais vu dans la capitale française. Mais cette météo ne semble pas très naturelle. C'est, en tout cas, l'avis d'un expert qui met le SPES sur l'enquête.
The First Year
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,820. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
This is the story of 4 young people developing their careers and forming their friendships. There are lots of laughs as the characters interact with each other. We have a woman vet., a woman vet. tech., a carpenter, and an OPP officer.
The Bed and Breakfast Murder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,090. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Laurel Highlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Mrs. Emma Quinn happily accommodated early season guests at her bed and breakfast in the quaint village of Howth, Ireland, until one gets murdered. The arrival of Chief Inspector Desmond Joyce of County Dublin’s Garda Siochana throws suspicion everywhere. After being questioned by Inspector Joyce, Emma’s heart flutters, and not just because she wonders if the killer sleeps under her roof.
Not all of me shall die...
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 378,420. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Proof beyond a reasonable doubt - when is murder murder? Two suspects, a generation apart, one killed by a rival gang, the other one by a miscarriage of justice. What if the hunter, an FBI DNA specialist, finds that all is not as it seems, not black and white? His life changes, largely because of his hunt for a serial killer but also because of the legacy those caring 'murderers' left.
Off the Beadin' Path
Series: Glass Bead Mystery Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Glass beadmaker Jax O’Connell and her friend Tessa have no idea what challenges await them when they take a glassblowing class with a famous Italian glass artist. After the first night of class, Tessa sees a body through the rain-streaked window of the studio. The next day there’s no sign of the teacher. Jax and Tessa must face their fears to uncover the killer before another life is shattered.
Nickel City Blues ~ A Gideon Rimes Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,750. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Buffalo PI Gideon Rimes is hired to protect a singer from her ex-boyfriend, a cop who serves as a driver & bodyguard for the mayor. When the boyfriend’s murdered, Rimes is the prime suspect. As he begins his hunt for the killer, he uncovers a dark family secret that someone will do anything to keep hidden, regardless of who they have to kill…
Run Dog Run
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
After 5 years in Africa, Kate Caraway’s elephant project is over when she shoots a poacher & has to leave the country. Before Kate can unpack in Texas, a friend pleads for help with some greyhound abuse. Only hours into the case, Kate discovers a body. Now, she’s in a race against time to find the killer before she becomes the next victim…
Nosey & Rosie, Bully Defense Squad - The Case of the Ding Dong Rat
Series: Lupe & Molly, Bully Defense Squad. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The Case of the Ding Dong Rat is one of a series of mysteries that readers can solve using logic and mathematical deduction. A school bully is trying to frame Shireen. The reader joins Nosey and Rosie by using logical reasoning to expose the culprit. This story blends math and logic with the frustrations and fears children experience regarding bullying in a way that is fun and empowering.
New York Fried: An Artichoke Hart Adventure
Series: Artichoke Hart Adventures. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 147,840. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
What happens when the "next big thing" is released to every country around the globe? Some seek to license it. Others want to steal it. But one man has a much bolder plan. A former CIA staffer turned chef is unwittingly charged with preventing America's first nationwide blackout. And his solution is a recipe to die for
The Presentation
You set the price! Words: 18,660. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
"The Presentation", revolves around five law students who are preparing a report on an age old open and shut murder which they have to present in their class. Each of them looks into the case with their own perspective and soon discover that there is more to the case than meets the eye. They lose themselves in a century old turn of events in search of a hidden mystery.