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Oklahoma Winter: Black Ice
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,480. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Oklahoma, the state that ranks second as most dangerous in the U.S. when it comes to weather. Too often, the wind comes sweeping down the plain, with a vengeance. In winter, black ice glides onto the roads, barely seen, and when the wheels of a vehicle run onto it, a driver had best beware. It’s winter in Oklahoma, and Sydney St. John finds murder.
Jason Wade Thriller Trilogy
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 242,410. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
BOXED SET OF THE INTERNATIONALLY ACCLAIMED JASON WADE TRILOGY includes: 1. The Dying Hour 2. Every Fear 3. A Perfect Grave. Meet Jason Wade, a rookie crime reporter with The Seattle Mirror, a loner who grew up in the shadow of a brewery in one of the city's blue-collar neighborhoods.
Murder On the Way
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,790. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Occult
An ancient château in Haiti is the scene of a blood-curdling series of murders. Was the murderer man, beast or some supernatural being? Theodore Roscoe's story unravels impossible shootings, inexplicable disappearances, and the stirrings of rebellion. These are the background elements for this unforgettable weekend house-party in the heart of Zombie madness.
Jusqu’ici, tout va bien !
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,690. Language: French. Published: March 19, 2017 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sur le campus universitaire de Paris-Saclay, Noah Morin, un homme sans histoires, tire à bout portant sur Emma Loris, jeune étudiante en œnologie. Pourquoi affirme-t-il la connaître intimement, alors que sa victime, une fois sortie du coma, prétend ne l’avoir jamais rencontré ? « Jusqu’ici, tout va bien ! » est un polar Dorlesque, bien loin d’être noir, haut en couleur, pour la joie de lire.
The Onion Files
Series: The Onion Files. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,860. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The Onion Files is a novel set in today’s world of apprehension and anxiety fueled by terrorism. An al Qaeda group plots ruin greater than 9/11 by breaching hydroelectric dams across the US. Jim Buchan, a retired CIA director of operations and his son Mark, a computer expert, team with a KGB general to track the terrorists to Osama bin Laden, and to the Hoover dam just in time to avert disaster.
The Tao of Chance: A Chance Colt Literary Mystery
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 56,530. Language: American English. Published: March 18, 2017 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sheriff Chance Colt abruptly retires and then wanders off into the Santa Rita Mountains after his wife, Sarah, is murdered during a school shooting. It is his guilt and shame that force the sheriff to escape the heartbreak of the civilized world. When Chance leaves his job, his home, and his friends behind, he is not sure how things will end for him.
The Sator Square
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 126,360. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Sator Square is a mix of fundamentalist extremism, brutal revenge and a sinister international conspiracy, all brought together by an ancient code with a deadly new resonance.
His Name Is John (An Elliott Smith Mystery, #1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,780. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Elliott Smith wakes up in the hospital with a head injury...and an invisible companion. At first, he's convinced "John" is just a figment of a damaged brain, but when Elliott is fully recovered John is still around—and desperate to find out who he is. Reluctantly, Elliott agrees to help, and discovers Chicago PD has a John Doe on their hands with six bullets in him...
Murder on the Titanic
Price: Free! Words: 134,280. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
As the Titanic sinks, an aristocrat is murdered. To find the killer, Professor Axelson and his assistant Agnes question the survivors under hypnosis. A conspiracy is revealed among the most powerful nations on earth. The quest becomes a breakneck life-and-death chase across an ocean and two continents - and Agnes finds she has the power to save a world on the brink of war. Or to destroy it.
Delayed Exposure — A Nick Falco Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 260,510. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Twenty-seven years have passed since the fateful night on Fripp Island when two Beaufort High School students were murdered on a secluded beach. Nearly three decades have gone by and the case remains unsolved. But then, by a twist of fate, Nick Falco and Shelby Lee Pickett discover devastating evidence that could blow the cold case out of the water!
Lowcountry Burn — A Nick Falco Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 152,160. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Twenty-seven year old, Nick Falco considers himself a loser. He hasn't dated in five years, his painting business is failing, and he is being evicted from his apartment. His grandmother, whom he dearly loves, has just mysteriously passed away. Now, Nick must put the life he had planned for himself behind and prepare for the new life ahead.
A Quest in Berlin
Series: Adventurous Quests. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is the 5th novel in the 'Quest' series of mystery / thrillers set in the world of the 1950s. 'A Quest in Berlin' plunges Andrew and Clemency into peril as they arrive in a city that still bears the scars of war and is now at the centre of the Cold War. It's a place and a situation in which they don't know who to trust.
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: $4.99 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.
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.