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The Clown Forest Murders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,900. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Did clown-colored mushrooms spark the gruesome murders? Will his memories of the murders save him or kill him? At age eight, Dave Austin witnesses his brother’s savage murder in rural Norwich, New York, but amnesia suppresses the memory, and the killer escapes. When Dave grows up, a crazy farmer invites him to learn the killer’s name in the Clown Forest at midnight, how can he resist?
Trapped
Price: Free! Words: 164,270. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
She thought she had escaped the nightmare but cannot do so. She thought she had broken the connection with the man who had captivated her but finds it is not so. Part of him possesses her body and another has invaded her mind. Now she is taken back to that place as a prisoner. She sits inside a cage looking out, watching the world pass her by. One cage - bars that enclose her, the other cage
The William Bayer Mystery Collection, Volume 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 341,390. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Now available in one volume, three books by William Bayer. Included in this collection: Switch - Book One of the Detective Janek Series The Magician's Tale - Book One of the Kay Farrow Series Tangier - Book One of the Foreign Detective Series
Crazy Rhythm
Series: A Gunnar Nilson Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 72,610. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In Seattle, 1950, private eye Gunnar Nilson comes upon the body of a small-time hustler, Rune Granholm, shot with his own gun. A close friend of Rune’s dead brother, Gunnar looks for answers. Then a paying client prompts him to move on: a wealthy young lady has been receiving menacing phone calls. The cases appear to be connected, but how?
The Jewelled Egg Murders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Book 5 in Virginia Winters' exciting series Dangerous Journeys. Anne McPhail is back in Vermont at Christmas and back in trouble: another body, a kidnapping and an assassin on her trail.
Alibi
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,430. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As a favor to an old friend, Dutch Francis agrees to defend a troubled young man accused of murdering the local college football star. But the more he investigates, the more he gets played.
Hugo Duchamp Investigates: The First Trilogy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 314,710. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Hugo Duchamp Investigates: The first trilogy contains the first three books in the series, un homme qui attend, Les Fantômes du Château and Les Noms Sur Les Tombes and follows the adventures of Hugo, a Frenchman working as a policeman in London who is about to have his world turned upside down after he is called upon to return to his native country to investigate a series of murders.
The Hilarious Dead Guy's Last Chance Undies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,250. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Explosive colonoscopy angst! A pair of sparkly-hearted men's underwear is Polonia Appleseed's only clue to murder.
Haunting the Rainbow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,270. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The most lethal event to hit humanity killed a hundred million people in 1918. A century later Eileen Saffron races to uncover the shocking truth.
Deadly Decisions - A Natalie North Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,260. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Super sleuth Natalie North is tired of catching cheating husbands with their pants down, then worse, having to report to the wives what they hired her to find out, photos and all. Quick on her feet and smart in her head, Natalie aches to use her training to solve real crime, criminal cases, the grittier the better, and attempts to beat the Los Angeles Police Department at their own game.
Power Struggle
Series: Detective Madison Knight Series. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,800. Language: American English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Hibbert & Stiles Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Detective Madison Knight’s latest murder case has her facing her past and fearing her future when the victim not only is the man who killed her grandfather but has ties to the Russian Mafia. In fact, she’s convinced that the hit man who almost killed her ten months ago is back to finish the job.
A Poison Manicure & Peach Liqueur (a Danger Cove Hair Salon Mystery)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 19. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It’s Christmas in Danger Cove, and all Cassidi Conti wants is clients. But when a nail client drops dead at her rival’s salon, and the killer sends unseasonal greetings to The Clip and Sip, Cassidi wonders whether an entire Texas cavalry could save her from the impending disaster. She has to act fast to figure out who the manicure murderer is, or her Noël could be nixed—forever.
The Hidden Room Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,680. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is a murder mystery novel that involves love, multiple homicides, blackmail, extortion, suicide, deception and amazing investigations. There is a kidnapping, hostage situation and criminals galore brought to justice. A cliffhanger to the very last page.
It Happened One Fright
Series: Matchmaker Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,500. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
It Happened One Fright is the 8th installment of the hilarious Matchmaker Mysteries Series. It Happened One Fright is proof that sometimes love comes with a few dead ends.
Abandoned Home: Vietnam Revenge Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Historical » USA
Abandoned Homes: Vetnam Revenge Murders is a suspenseful serial killer crime novel. U.S. involvement in the Vietnam War ended in 1975 when the U.S. abandoned its embassy in Saigon. However, the hate developed during the war years, especially at universities continued. The search for a serial killer reveals a complex web of interrelated former students, a crusading newspaper reporter, and CIA.
Nowhere Man
Price: Free! Words: 171,110. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Who is the man from nowhere - parts of his body have been found in a billabong. At first is seems like a crocodile attack but turns into murder, And who is the girl who was with him in his last few days?. Why will she tell nobody what really happened? She wants to know who this man is for herself. She has his diary and needs to read it to understand, but cannot bring herself to do so.
Hoaxes
Price: Free! Words: 52,670. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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It is the summer of 1966 and two ordinary teenage boys are enjoying their break from school when Melanie Simpson moves in next door and turns their summer into an adventure they could never have imagined. A simple hoax ends up disastrous and things happen—from a house fire, to UFO sightings, a reported landing, and the apparent abduction of a neighbor. But these events only launch the kids on a
Crimespree Magazine Issue 66
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,760. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
CRIMESPREE MAGAZINE Issue 66. Edited by Jon and Ruth Jordan. Cover Feature: An interview with Lori Rader-Day by Dan and Kate Malmon.
Heroin Harlots of Sin City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,130. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Big Al Monzario is the manager of a Las Vegas gambling establishment which is a front for the mafia. Monzario uses the place to spike the drinks of beautiful young girls in order to get them to run up huge debts they can’t possibility afford to repay. They are then molested and forced into a life of prostitution. Crack cocaine is used to ensure they remain docile. PG
The Cigarette Killer
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,380. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2017 by Cook Street Publishing cookstreetpublishing@gmail.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Cigarette Killer was never happier than when he was talking about torturing and murdering people. He flamboyantly bragged his way through two books and numerous televisions programs. So, why did he suddenly appeal his conviction? A cursory DNA test seems to prove that Seth O'Malley and Mitch Delgado framed this poor disabled man. Seth and Ava are forced to set things right.