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Un delitto Placebo
Price: Free! Words: 14,880. Language: Italian. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Un nuovo e intricato caso per il maresciallo maggiore Delma Pugliese
The Cyclist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
This is a short story with a twist is about a police chief who while trying to catch a serial killer becomes involved in a conflict between cyclists and motorists.
Heartville's Diner
Price: Free! Words: 2,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Café, Eatery or Bistro... On the whole these brightly lit, welcoming signs serve as samples of sometimes age-old delectable processes kept secret, to keep hungry selective patrons going back for more...
Chords of Dissension
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,350. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Maestro Daniel Abogado is a successful and sought-after conductor. His life is music, and his recent marriage to Elvira Torres, a talented cellist in his orchestra, makes him feel complete. Especially so, since they are awaiting the birth of his first child. But one day, Daniel interferes with a beating on the street. From then on, his blissful life is turned upside-down...
Sacrificing the Pawn
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,500. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A bomb rocks West Hollywood. And with that, LA joins the brotherhood of American cities hammered by the harsh fist of terrorism. A dozen murdered and numerous injured, including Frank Grace, a cop with a checkered past who once again is at the wrong place at the wrong time...
A Matter of Revenge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When two young runaways break into a wealthy man’s home, with horrific consequences, ex-cop and teen shelter counselor, Niki Alexander, comes to their defense. She soon discovers their motive had been to uncover a crime more heinous than two children could handle alone, and she is determined to finish what they started…
Operation Scorpion
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,300. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
PI Frank Sanders is “blown away” by the woman who strolls into his office one morning. Not only is she drop-dead-gorgeous, she’s also rich and willing to pay whatever it takes for him to find her missing father, world-famous geologist Dr. Stephen Jaspers who went rock hunting in the desert and hasn’t been heard from since...
False Burials and Lies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,780. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2017 by Marfa House. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Milila Deluna is surprised to receive a letter from her brother who died several years ago. Not only does she find him alive, but she discovers deep family secrets that have been buried for years.
Two Professionals
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It is a fictional story of a ‘one night relation’ between a young lady professional and an old male professional where the young professional seduced the older one for the vested interest of the Company where she was working. She was able to make the old hack tow in her lines. But who had the last laugh?
The Naked Cellist
Series: Inspector Winwood Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,580. Language: British English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
What could possibly go wrong at an Arts Festival? It is not long before the first body is found sitting at a table beneath a painting of a naked cellist. Two more strange deaths occur against a festival backdrop of strange, bizarre, unusual and totally experimental acts. Winwood’s nose for suspecting that dark forces are at work has never let him down before and this case is no different.
Inspecteur Wang: De Halszaak
Price: $1.70 USD. Words: 13,880. Language: Dutch. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Wanneer er een lijk wordt gevonden in het park worden inspecteur Wang en agent Blijhoofd snel ingezet om de dader op te sporen. Voor de verandering zijn er genoeg sporen te vinden, inclusief DNA en vingerafdrukken, maar het leidt nergens naartoe. Wat ze nodig hebben is een verdachte en een motief. Blijhoofd denkt deze undercover te kunnen vinden, maar inspecteur Wang denkt er het zijne van.
The First Cut
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 142,150. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Scottish Police Superintendent Terrence Reid’s race to derail the money pipeline fueling a string of deadly terrorist attacks suffers a devastating setback when his informant is brutally murdered. Reid’s chief suspect, a ruthless financier, always seems to be one step ahead of him. After one of his men is murdered, and Reid's wife Reid suspects he’s got a traitor in own camp.
Mermaids of Bodega Bay
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,070. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Suspecting that his estranged wife is having an affair with a famous artist, Scottish Police Superintendent Terrence Reid, heir to a whiskey fortune and Scottish title, travels to the small California seaside town of Bodega Bay to try to win her back—only to discover that her lover’s six-year-old daughter is missing, and his wife and her lover under suspicion of murder.
~Lazlo Williams~ Master Locksmith
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
What could be the connection between a locksmith and a missing hourglass? Lazlo Williams is going to find out the hard way...
Haven: The Legacy of Madonast
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,120. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017 by banboo associates. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Rescue of a mute child and a bizarre interview signal the beginning of an enigma that reverberates from the back streets of Salford to the night clubs and temples of Japan. Survivors of a marooned civilisation; the malevolent Scavengers; an ancient secret which holds a deadly peril: Time is running out... Is catastrophe inevitable..?
Newton Park
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,050. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2017 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Amber awakens alone in a strange and decrepit hospital, with no memory of how she got there or any memory at all. All she knows is that she has a head injury, a sore bruised up body and the vague feeling that something bad has happened.
Death Fish
Series: A Dan Jamieson and Rachel Maguire Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,290. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Dan Jamieson and Rachel Maguire are asked to investigate the sudden death of Henry Caldwell. The death has been ruled a suicide, but Caldwell's daughter thinks it may have been murder. There appear to be many reasons to consider both causes of death, but very little evidence to suggest the poisoning was murder.
The Spirit of Solstice
Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Konrad Savast is the Malykant: foremost and most secret servant of the God of Death. His job? To track down the foulest of murderers and bring them to The Malykt's Justice. No mercy. No quarter. Solstice Eve, and Konrad is dragged from his bed to investigate the murder of a local wine merchant. The man's as dead as they come, but his spirit seems oddly unperturbed by his passing.
Dana's Dilemma: The Morelville Mysteries - Book 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,430. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Elections and Old Loves Combine with Deadly Results in a Romantic Mystery Featuring Sheriff Mel Crane and Special Agent Dana Rossi! What happens when Mel runs for Sheriff, an Amish girl runs away from home and Dana runs – er, limps - for cover? Can anything else possibly go wrong for these two ladies of law enforcement? Sure it can and it will! Can the two sometimes lovers work it all out?
The Will to Live
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bravery strengthens the will to live, a will for Good against the Evil hidden in our world. There are many known obstacles put in the way of our heroes but many more are still to be discovered. However, defeating an evil enemy takes more than bravery and hope.