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Enlisting Redemption
Price: Free! Words: 74,780. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
When twenty-one year old college student Trevor Sutherland enlists Rebecca Carey in a birthday party performance, it leads to a heinous crime. Her subsequent disappearance will ultimately send Trevor on a decade long quest for redemption, one fraught with intrigue, deception, and ultimately murder.
Killer Unleashed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Meet Chloe: she has a house, a best friend, and absolutely no idea how to say "no." So when her elderly neighbor asks her to surrender a little dog named Theo to the animal shelter, of course Chloe agrees. And when Theo pulls out his big puppy dog eyes, Chloe reluctantly gains a dog. And that’s when the trouble starts.
Desperate for Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,450. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Turquoise Morning Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Just when Kelly’s life has calmed, she faces yet another of life’s puzzles. Except the pieces in this one don’t fit. First the apartment behind her house is torched, then a string of bizarre “accidents” occur to set her off-balance. Who is stalking her? Where does the disappearance of a young girl and her disreputable boyfriend fit in? And why are two men using the same name?
Axes to Grind
Series: The Instruments of Death, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When Sandra Beech inherits nine hundred acres of woodland and a house from her mother’s great-aunt Susan, Sandy travels from Chicago to northern Wisconsin to put the place up for sale. The isolated old house has neither electricity nor indoor plumbing, the entire area is out of reach of any cell tower, and iron deposits in the soil interfere with radio communications.
Meat Cleaver
Series: The Instruments of Death, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 142,100. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Riverdale homicide lieutenant Andy Sinnott and Connie Kelly, head of the police department’s Missing Person’s Bureau, investigate the disappearance of more than twenty young women over a four-year period. Every other month, as regular as clockwork, another overweight woman between the ages of twenty and thirty is reported missing. Can Andy solve the mystery and catch multiple murderers?
And Hereby Hangs a Tale of Murder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,420. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The story of one man's evil that has a horrible affect on two families. As fate would have it, in the end he pays for his greed and for the intolerable way he treats people.
The Esposito Caper
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,510. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It was a simple little heist and a not so simple murder. Crime is easy. Family is what’s tough. And for Gino Esposito, family obligations could be the end of him. His grandfather wants to prove he’s the genius behind another artist’s works. All he needs is for Gino to steal a diary that’s currently in the possession of the Mafia.
The Union Club: A Subversive Thriller
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,420. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
If these walls could talk, they'd scream: The mind that brought you "S'wanee: A Paranoid Thriller" takes you deep inside the world's most private club.
Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
Scorpion's Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Former Inspector Liv Harris has now moved to a small Midlands town to seek not only a love life but a new start as a Private Investigator. As her love life becomes more complicated, Liv concentrates upon solving some missing persons cases and finds herself propelled her into the warped, violent world of an ex-warrior with several bitter scores to settle.
Untold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,720. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Caroline Gillespie, the cannibal's daughter, is once again wrenched out of ordinary life, this time by the murder of her best friend, crime reporter Troy Stanforth. When the police investigation yields nothing but conjecture, Caroline decides to launch an investigation of her own. And it's an investigation that will take her deep into the underbelly of her city, where power is all that matters.
Rescue From Planet Pleasure
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,620. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Felix Gomez, detective-vampire, jumps into an adventure too big for planet Earth! He’s got to rescue the hyper-sexual vampire Carmen Arellano from the clutches of ruthless warrior aliens who need her to regain their mojo before they die out.
Winter Wind Free Preview Edition (First 19 Chapters)
Price: Free! Words: 27,270. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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Former LAPD homicide detective Lee Jordan can't see, speak or hear...but he will find you, one way or another. And with a killer at large, and people disappearing from his city, Lee must must unravel his most baffling case yet before the killer strikes again.
Honeymoon Hotel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Determined to find out who’s behind the movement to drive local business owners off the beach, Dan Marlowe embarks on a hunt that leads him down a trail riddled with arson and violence. Just as he’s closing in on the truth a sinister figure appears. The more Dan investigates, the more he finds at stake, and every way he turns, he ends up back at the same dark, dangerous place—the Honeymoon Hotel.
Dead in Pukalani (An Eddie Naku Maui Mystery)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,920. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
From the award winning crime writer R. Barri Flowers and bestselling author of the Murder in Hawaii Mysteries, comes the first book in a new Hawaii detective series, Dead in Pukalani, an Eddie Naku Maui Mystery. Naku is hired by an attractive divorcee to investigate the murder of her sister.
The Witness Series Bundle: 7 Josie Bates Thrillers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 691,080. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Josie Bates and her blended family face the dark side of the law, redefine true love, fight the intrusion of politics and stand strong in the face of evil that comes at them from all corners of the world in this suspense-filled, seven-book series.
Death Takes A Trip
Price: Free! Words: 40,160. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Julia Blake runs her own cleaning business. She has the unfortunate knack of getting herself involved in murder investigations. When one of Julia’s clients, Douglas Pedley, is found dead at the bottom of his stairs, it is soon obvious that he was murdered. Julia first suspects the building contractors who've been hounding Douglas to sell his property. It’s not long before another suspect appears.
Up Chit Creek
Series: Kira Callahan Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
An Imajin Qwickies™ Mystery/Crime Novella - No one is surprised that “nosy Rosie” is the one who finds poor Mr. Hummel in the garden. The surprise is the knife in his back. Nothing like this has ever happened in Chittendom Creek, let alone at the ReVisions Retirement Residence. When the oldies start dropping like flies, it’s Kira Callahan to the rescue.
When the Tide Turned
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
August 1976. Romney Marsh. A long hot summer. On the surface, all is well with Hazel Dawkins' life. The young lawyer, is happily absorbed in her baby daughter. However, no sooner has she agreed to return to work than she finds herself trapped in a web of crime and corruption: a web that draws upon dark forces from the past which return to destroy her and all she holds dear
Can't Sing or Dance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Retired Chief Petty Officer Tom Jones was murdered in his apartment complex in Orlando in what appeared to be a "drug deal gone bad." The police won’t even do an autopsy on a dead drug dealer. Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer Joe Traynor is asked by Tom’s daughter to look into his death. His investigation ultimately leads to the largest meth case on the Southeastern Seaboard.