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The Case of the Parrot Loving Professor
Series: Buttercup Bend Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,950. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2022 by Next Chapter. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Cathy Carter knew that returning to college would be tough, but she never expected it would involve finding her anthropology professor’s dead body.
And When I Die
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,970. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
When a sixteen-year-old girl is murdered, fingers are pointed in every direction. But the killer is closer than anyone could have imagined…
Drama Prince: A Nicky and Noah Mystery
Series: Nicky and Noah Mysteries, Book 15. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,960. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
At a gay fairytale theme park in San Francisco, the Treemeadow College theatre crew stage an original musical adaptation of Cinderella, as local detectives drop around them like a royal flush. Once again, our favorite thespians will need to use their drama skills to catch the killer before an explosive pumpkin threatens to make the show a bomb.
Alone & Lonely
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 78,030. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2022 by Supposed Crimes, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
A missing baby, a boss with a vendetta, and a case to solve. Grace is thrown into chaos when her life seems to fall apart. She’s been handed her biggest case yet and must work with Homicide Detective Link Abrams in order to solve it. As Peter prepares to go back to seminary and Kit prepares for graduation, Grace must face the fact that her relationship with Amya is falling apart.
Running Steel
Series: John Steel. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,890. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2022 by Next Chapter. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
In the sixth book in Stuart Field's thriller series, John Steel is drawn into a deadly game of cat and mouse as he hunts for a methodical killer known as The Sentinel.
Сначала был абрис. Часть 2. Нелюбский замок
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: Russian. Published: November 30, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Продолжение приключений друзей семьи Сергиевских в разгадывании исторических загадок. Нелюбский замок стал местом пересечения судеб героев, драматических поворотов их жизней. События далекой и близкой истории сопровождают искателей приключений на их увлекательном пути открытий и познания себя. Произведение ориентировано на читателей, которым интересны приключения и исторические загадки.
The Ridders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2022 by Indies United Publishing House, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A young private investigator is approached by the Russian mafia with an offer no sane person could refuse – a million dollars to deliver an envelope to a hotel lobby. The offer plunges him down an irreversible rabbit hole of global conspiracies and secret societies leading back to his own family.
The Ghost Detective
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,840. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When is detective a good criminologist? When he has a good partner. When is a ‘Who Dun It’ a good mystery? When it is full of twist and turns, murders, scams, secrets, revenge and villains. When is a crime solved? When the clues reveal a motive. What trips up a villain in getting caught? When they believe they have all the answers, and fall prey to their own stupidity.
No Footsteps
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2022 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
What is death? Darcy Lott asks her Zen teacher. While scouting a location site on the Golden Gate Bridge, stunt double Darcy Lott sees a woman about to jump. The woman fights, but Darcy manages to pull her back. Before disappearing, the woman tells Darcy that by Thanksgiving she’ll be dead. Darcy has four days to find her and keep her from killing herself, but she has no idea who she is.
Winter Wonderland
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,830. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Marcus Winters, a photographer with a bah humbug take on the holidays, meets Larissa Frost, a set designer who loves all things Christmas, sparks are destined to fly. But when a famous diamond goes missing from the shoot they’re working on Larissa finds that Marcus may be the only one who can keep her from being framed for a crime she didn’t commit.
Overturned Ruling and Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,530. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Rose Norton’s conviction is overturned on a technicality, Fee’s not surprised when the crazy half of Rosebert returns to Reading. But when the death of a resident puts Fee and those she loves in the hot seat for murder, Fee’s only concern is proving her innocence. Can she figure out who did the deed before she’s arrested—baby bump and all—for murder?
Echoes of Distant Shadows
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,160. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2022 by Mannison Press, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Dallas homicide detectives are called to investigate two seemingly unrelated cases: the suspicious death of a wealthy businessman, and a dying old man who insists he's been murdered. Events quickly develop which propel international spy activity into the mix, adding an entirely different slant to the already hopelessly complex JFK tragedy.
Witches & Whisky
Series: DC Maggie Glass. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
DC Maggie Glass responds to the scene of a gruesome murder and the image of a woman burning at the stake bursts into Maggie’s consciousness. With the details of this murder matching so closely to the murders Maggie witnessed as a child, are the answers to solving the crimes locked away in Maggie’s brain? Will unlocking her suppressed memories destroy Maggie? Or fuel her desire for justice?
No Deadlier Time
Series: Darker Minds Crime and Suspense. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,870. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2022 by Claire Ladds Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A family with dark secrets. Will someone kill to keep them? Neve Eldritch is pregnant, happy, and has one wish - to get her husband, Harry, to reconnect with his family. Neve has never met them - and with good reason. Now there's a chance to move into the family home and heal a long-standing rift. Going home can't be that bad. Can it? But...
Professor Law
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,980. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2022 by Next Chapter. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
On paper, Steve Jones is a stellar law professor at an elite university in Miami, with impressive credentials and a long list of academic accomplishments. But there is a side Professor Jones only shows to a select few: he is a prolific serial killer.
Gallows End
Series: Inspector Yarrow. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,300. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2022 by Next Chapter. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
1950’s Yorkshire. When former Battle of Britain pilot, D.I. Yarrow of West Garside CID, finds himself faced with three seemingly unconnected murders, he has his work cut out.
Mac Du Rose
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 147,250. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Silence is safe. Avoidance is comforting. Until it gets you killed.
Undercover
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Main protagonist Ross Stanley has been promoters the role of new homicide detective, who now must solve the cold case of Letrell Jenkins that went cold five years ago.
Box Set 1 Charlie Proudfoot Murder Mysteries
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 166,950. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The first 3 episodes in the Charlie Proudfoot Mysteries. A HAZY SHADE OF MURDER (1) CLAWS OUT (2) IT COULD HAVE BEEN LOVE (3)
Cold Way to Go
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,820. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Curio Finds Manager Camryn Brooks gets appointed Brooks Landing Mayor and is given the assignment to talk to the police chief about his extensive absences. She's about to meet with Chief Newel when he drops dead before her eyes. A Buffalo County detective is called in to look into the death, but Cami feels compelled to conduct her own investigation, and finds herself face to face with a killer.