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The Essential Truth
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,000. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
BEN SMITH’S COMFORTABLE career as an advertising executive is turned upside down when his agency’s founder mysteriously dies and Ben has to take over. He becomes the victim of Watergate-like dirty tricks because his agency does the campaign advertising for Congresswoman Janice Theilen, who is running against Senator William Howard for his senate seat. Howard is controlled by the head of a rival ad
Allies: The Bay
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,930. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
CWO 2 Mark Winters of the US Army CID is called in by the Tampa Police to assist in the investigation of the brutal murder of an army officer and an unknown who has been fiendishly tortured. The investigation takes him from Florida to Kentucky to Austria and finally Canada. Phil Sambrook, now a general, commands SOCCENT while ODA 053 participates in Operation MEDUSA in Afghanistan.
The Adjuster
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Murry Phaniff is an insurance adjuster who not only adjusts people’s insurance needs, but also their lives. On a trip to Vegas for a Conference, Murry’s extracurricular adjusting involves him with a beautiful woman and double homicide. Murry must flee from the police and with the help of his brilliant young assistant they must find the killer before becoming the next victims.
IROP - Irregular Operating Procedures
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015 by Susan Egner. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Casey Click had an uncanny knack for stepping into crime scenes. Previous flights involved her in crimes of human trafficking, a defection and an attempted murder. Would this flight cross paths with a serial killer.
Stay of Execution
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,180. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Convicted rapist and murderer Leo Spradlin has just been declared an innocent man, but no one in Little Springs wants him back. When the rapes and murders start again, Detective Cancini is drawn back to Little Springs, caught in a race against time to uncover the true identity of the "Co-Ed Killer" before the next girl dies...
The Personal Transformation of Queenie
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Two women lay sprawled in front of my truck. They are very dead. Queenie sits like a statue on the passenger side of my vintage Chevy pick-up looking like the circus fat lady that she thinks she is – but she's not laughing. While this could be a wearisome story of murder and mayhem, it isn't. It's the story of how one woman's life changing personal transformation had a ripple effect....
Oregon Coast Mystery: A Fisherman and A Buddha
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,620. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Fisherman Rafe's best friend is his priest. A reflective man he longs for home and family but accepts his solitary life. Socially awkward Mauri captures his eye: A relationship every man hopes for, home cooked meal, sex, no commitment. Reluctantly he accepts the unique relationship. Mauri's got some highly unusual adventures to share. Mystery, romance, a man's inner voice, Buddhism, death-dying
Mystery, Murder, & Mayhem Collection: Seven Deadly Mysteries by Best-Selling Sleuths
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 444,500. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Seven incredible mysteries from seven best selling authors in this limited time collection! From sacred to sultry, you'll find a mystery to fit all tastes.
The Golden Cigar Case
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,010. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When a wealthy jeweller is found battered do death, Kroupa and Hendrych find themselves in double trouble. As their investigations focus on a pair of identical twin sisters, danger comes too close to home for Kroupa's liking. This time his faithful police dog, Sara, is at the centre. With a golden cigar case full of jewels as their main clue, they tackle that most corrupting sin of all..
Thursday Mystery - A Hannah Scrabble Cozy Novelette
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Price: Free! Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's 1977 and Jimmy Carter is President. Amateur sleuth Hannah Scrabble has visited the Mountain City Public Library every Thursday for the past year. One day she realizes another Thursday patron has been checking out the same book over and over, all year long. Hannah sets out to find out why, and in the process discovers a threat to the nation that only she can stop.
The Ice Witch: A Mayhem Sister Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,360. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The Ice Witch is a stand-alone, short story that fits perfectly between the second Mayhem Sisters Novel, Fly By Midnight, and Midsummer Night’s Mayhem, the third in the series. Honora Mayhem finds herself in the fabled North Woods. She will need all her Mayhem talents—and help from Roslyn and an eccentric gang of magical ax-wielding earth wizards—if she’s going to rescue Ren and set things right.
Side Trip to Kathmandu
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 52,820. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When travel agents Sidney and Jay are told they’ll be joining their wealthy friend Brooke on a luxury tour of India and Nepal where all the arrangements have been made already, they decide this job will be the easiest, ever. Then they discover the real reason for their hire: they must ferret out the traveler in this well-heeled group who is also a murderer. The third Sidney Marsh Mystery.
Because
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
How do you solve a problem like your mother? A ferocious flash fiction story, now a finalist for the Derringer Award. Accompanied by an exclusive essay by the author on the exhausted genesis of the story at Kris Rusch and Dean Smith's Oregon mystery workshop, the writing life, and the Derringer short list. "[H]igh quality"--Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine.
Dead on the Trail
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 46,030. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Molly and John Lewis were living their dream, working as professional horse trainers on a beautiful farm. When John left to judge a horse show and her help called in sick, Molly had her hands full. That was before she discovered a body in the woods….
Chasing the Woodstock Baby
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 40,900. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Legend has it that among the half million people in attendance at the Woodstock Music & Art Fair, a baby was born. However, nobody has ever come forward to admit to having had, or being, the baby. Until now. Tyson Chase is a retired Detroit cop turned bar owner. When Caroline Wolf asks him to find her baby, the one she had at Woodstock, the chase is on.
Twist
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Twist is a police-procedural thriller. Three criminal factions in a narcotic investigation, ultimately brought together by Shawna Quinn, a twenty-three year-old rookie taken from the Sacramento Sheriff's Training Academy. It's 1985, as Quinn is assigned to work undercover in high school. Complicated by Quinn's love, a narcotic detective, stumbles upon a major drug operation.
Marked Masters
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Series: Bodies of Art Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,650. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Laurel Beacham is the world's leading art recovery expert, but bringing an end to her last case only opened another even bigger one. And more importantly, the new case inextricably connects to Jack Hawkes, a man smart enough to be her equal, but she's not sure she can trust. As the bodies and forgeries add up and the clock counts down, will Laurel's skills help her make it out of this job alive?
The Replacements
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Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
You only get to make one mistake. Three young men travel from the suburbs to the city in search of forbidden pleasure. They think they are prepared to commit a crime and become men, but are they ready for the surprise that their dealer has set up for them?
The Girl From Erskineville
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,190. Language: Australian English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Girl From Erskineville continues the story of Lillian Armfield, Australia’s first policewoman. When the corpse of a teenage girl is discovered in King’s Cross, Lillian puts her own life in danger to catch a killer and is forced to confront the complex questions of morality facing women in a society where the only choice is often no choice at all.
Long Dead (Possum Creek Prequel Novella)
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Series: Possum Creek. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,100. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The day Casey Black disappeared is a day that will haunt David Breedlove's nightmares forever. He never dreamed that a little bit of reckless fun could have fatal consequences. He never imagined that his desire to protect the people he cares about the most had the potential to turn him into a monster.