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The Curse of the Rainbow Serpent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,410. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 14 Australia, October 1900 Amongst the mysterious Min Min lights and songlines harkening back to the Dreamtime, and five years after her step-aunt's death at Hanging Rock, the Countess believes that dark truths are being hidden. Can geography have memory? Does a place possess it's own supernatural spirit? Can a rock exert evil? And who will be its next victim?
Nightfall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,770. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Paraplegic attorney Pen Wilkinson, fighting through horrific flashback episodes from a prior case, investigates the murder of a candidate for governor, uncovering a plot to ignite racial violence for political gain.
Crumbled to Pieces
Series: Cookies & Chance Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,160. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2018 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In need of some quick dough, full-time baker and sometime sleuth Sally Muccio decides to rent the vacant apartment over the bakery to a friend of her grandmother’s. But when the elderly woman is mowed down in a hit and run, it quickly becomes obvious this was no accident. Grandma Rosa asks for Sal’s help to find the killer, but can she catch a murderer before her world crumbles around her?
Sigma²
Series: Darkwater Files: Bad Blood, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,950. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
With the Snow investigation in limbo, Sandoval and Krypsek are called to an unusual scene where the victim was tortured before he died. Immediately, Krypsek understands they need expert assistance to sort through what clues might remain and calls London Winchester to help. The pathology is disturbing to everyone involved, but when London receives an odd threat, they know the killer is watching.
Dancing With a Dead Man
Series: Wolf Mallory Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,560. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2018 by Lesli Richardson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Wolf Mallory is finding out that early retirement doesn't suit him, when he has to go up against a billionaire megalomaniac with delusions of seeing the Confederate South rise again.
Picking up the PIeces
Series: Coming Home. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,260. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Ex-Marine Jacob Hamilton is after his father and mother's murderer, a cold case the police tell him, so it's up to Jacob to pick up the pieces and find their murderer. Complications begin when Tara Hughes shows up claiming to be taking care of his parents property. But there's more to Tara than meets the eyes.
The Red Briefcase
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,520. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2018. Categories: Plays » American / African American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Crime thriller, mythical story and mind boggling suspense all in one book ‘The Red Briefcase’. Yes! The Red Briefcase is finally available for sale online. Get your own copy now and be amongst the first million people to read what many believe is the novel of the year. Discover what is in the Red Briefcase!
Stirring up Murder
Series: Auntie Clem's Bakery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Erin is making her delicious gluten-free goods at Auntie Clem’s Bakery and things couldn’t be going better. The only sleuthing Erin is doing this time is to track down the half-sister she never knew she had. But when that sister turns out to be not quite who Erin expected, and there is yet another body, Erin has some choices to make.
Last Gasp
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,050. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Last Gasp—a novel that resonates with today’s politics—unfolds in a way that mingles personal and societal issues and intertwines the past and present while moving relentlessly forward.
Saving Eridu
Series: Worlds of Atlantis, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Mysterious symbols written in the blood of murder victims, a respected government official no longer in possession of his own will, a High Priest clever enough to work the political system and ruthless enough to dispatch anyone who gets in its way. The list of challenges facing Namzu, High Priest of Eridu, is as long as it is daunting. In the end, his very survival will be at stake.
The Hanging Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,890. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2018 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Bizarre characters, a gruesome murder, a huge explosion that destroys part of a block– a historical gangster who buried gold treasure under a building to be demolished in Hell’s Kitchen, and a fictional “Mother Theresa” saint buried nearby.
Crimson Ice
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 107,660. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Emma Tate is found dead on top of a frozen pool outside a high-end hotel. Suicide is the call, but Emma's father is a powerful man who doesn't care what the police believe. He weaves a world of his liking. One where all, including the police will kill or be killed forcing the truth behind Emma's death to become clear.
The Tribal Case
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
FBI Special Agent Samantha Wright inherits the case of her life when her mentor at the Bureau dies, leaving her compelled to finish the case in his memory. The case forces her to cross paths with Will Little Bear, a Cheyenne Indian guide who stumbled upon the latest victim, a young Native American boy, on his Reservation.
The Baneridge Murders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,500. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
3 unsolved murders. A missing detective. Inexplicable clues. A town with too many secrets. The murders were a mystery even before the detective went missing. Now his hired assistants must piece together the case in a town that wants them to leave. Their main clue: a sketchbook of impossible pictures. Their main lead: a 12-year-old boy who believes God talks to him. And the bodies are piling up.
Sweeps Week Murders
Price: Free! Words: 74,500. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Ambitious prosecutor falls for seductive murder defendant. When TV cable news finds out the truth, it's the end of life as he knew it.
Dead Man's Act
Price: Free! Words: 72,080. Language: American English. Published: September 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Small-town lawyer solves murders and deals with woman troubles..
Sacred Books & Sky Hooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,080. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
In Sacred Books & Sky Hooks, Paul Enns Wiebe has the audacity to wrap an investigation of three religious founders--Corky Ra, Joseph Smith, the Apostle Paul--within a literary/detective/romance novel and finds the three founders guilty of misrepresentation.
French Roulette
Series: Port Oxford Cozy Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,400. Language: Canadian English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The Port Oxford Knitting group is back! After solving the murder in Needled to Death, the first book in the series, Amy Stevens grabs her knitting and heads to Paris. Is it far enough away from the dishy Detective Inspector she's left behind? With her friend Meg, she is soon caught up in the food, fashion and romance that is France when they become entangled in the world of corrupt casinos.
Segue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,140. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Media tie-in
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On-air personality Young Rob Young is an aspiring radio star who becomes the primary suspect in a gruesome murder investigation. But is it murder, or is it revenge? Award-winning broadcaster Hampton B. blends love and seduction with mystery and spiritual quest into a genre-defying adventure, complete with a playlist to accompany your reading.
The Bloodline Curse
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 61,990. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018 by Wordit CDE. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Bloodline curse portrays the story of Brock Sanders, a smart engineer working in a fictional US city. His peaceful life is abruptly shaken by the arrival of his notorious brother who is responsible for a monstrous crime.