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Cry Quietly
By Christopher Scott Thompson
Price: Free! Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A desperate man seeking his own destruction meets a woman whose inner darkness dwarfs his own and falls instantly, fatally in love. A short crime story in the classic noir style set in the mysterious city of Nottamun. For those who like their crime fiction hardboiled, violent and bleak.
And Then He Wept Blood
By Alex Mahon
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It's Detective Laura Pons' first day on the job and she's partnered up with Sergeant Calucho who takes an instant dislike to her. Animosity bubbles to the surface as they investigate the murder of lawyer, David Gomez. Pons thinks it's the work of a hitman. Calucho reckons it's a prostitute. Who's right?
Deadly Puzzles
By Terry Odell
Series: Mapleton Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,740. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Solving a crime is like piecing together a puzzle. But what happens if the pieces don’t fit? Following doctor's orders to relax or risk losing his vision, Gordon books a winter retreat at a remote Bed and Breakfast. However, traveling incognito doesn’t mean he’s left his cop instincts behind, and it's not long before he's in the middle of a puzzle that turns personal.
Fda
By Rick Giernoth
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 82,850. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014 by Champagne Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jack knows a good a story and he found a great one. The only problem, powerful people don’t want him to tell it.
Secrets of a Ghost's Diary
By Dawn Marie Clifton
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 25,520. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Pirates
Every summer Carson settles into the island routine at his grandparents' lighthouse, but this summer is different. Lured by a rumor that the lighthouse is haunted, Carson begins an investigation with his friend Levi and cousin Emma. Hand-picked by the ghost to guard a diary from the 1800s, the trio begins investigating the old entries. But they aren't the only ones on a quest for answers.
Garcia's Paradise
By Neal Donohue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,110. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Agent Mark Calvin finishes his twenty year Intelligence career with the most challenging assignment of his life. Having failed to secure the Sinaloan Drug Cartel in Mexico, his DEA boss in Dallas forces him to eliminate the last great threat to the United States. His assignment is to execute the last remaining witness to America's greatest historical secret.
Bad Vice
By Jamie Lee Scott
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,680. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 5 of the USA Today bestselling murder mystery series from Jamie Lee Scott.
The Kilt Killer
By Anne Franklin
Series: Meg and Janet Vacation Murder Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,190. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Meg and Janet, from 'A Winter Murderland', are now in the Scottish Highlands on the banks of Loch Ness. In the local village pub they meet an assortment of interesting characters. A brutal murder is committed on the nearby moors. It is soon discovered that it is linked to previous murders in Inverness. When Meg and Janet are stalked by the killer, their will to survive is once more tested.
God's Adamantine Fate
By Colin Alexander
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 164,020. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three boys in a town have been diagnosed with a rare cancer, one too rare for coincidence. Is a chemical spill nearby the cause? To find the answers, the physician caring for the last surviving boy teams up with a talk show host who seeks notoriety. This detailed thriller about the intersection of medicine with fear and greed in the real world concludes in a way none of the characters expect.
Murder, Sometimes - Book 1 of the Jason Callahan Psychic Detective Series
By Patricia Lee Macomber
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,970. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Fresh off the NYPD, Jason Callahan has his own detective agency, a nice apartment, and a secretary who doesn't drive him crazy. Jason is happy with his life. Until he meets Trina Dane, that is. Trina is that crazy lady you always worry about meeting. She's also psychic. A series of attempted murders is their first case. But is the murderer even human?
Messing with God's Country
By Melissa Laird
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 56,450. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this "eco-thriller," a landowner tries to donate land containing old growth forest to a conservation group, but the deal falls apart because a family member sympathizes with a hate group.
A Class on Murder
By K.B. Gibson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,340. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ronnie Raven. She's smart, she's funny, and she might be next on a killer's list! No one liked Crutchfield, least of all Ronnie. But since when is that grounds for murder? When a detective investigating the crime wants to pin the crime on her, Ronnie becomes a rebel with a cause as she tries to learn who killed Crutchfield, before she’s locked up or becomes the killer’s next victim.
Bleeding Ice
By Grace Rellie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nothing is more terrifying than being the victim of a brutal murder. Eighty-five year old Florence Keenan does her best to fight off her assailant but in the end she succumbs to death. There, she does not find peace but a new path. Florence must come to grips with her fate, being a ghost and the job of bringing her killer to justice.
Wiseguy Murders
By Bob Moats
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,930. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Jim Richards' dream of building a shelter for the homeless of Las Vegas has come true. The shelter is finally open and operating well, but Buck and Mac find something that may mar the good intentions. They find a murdered man in one of the rooms. Why was the man murdered and what did the warning that was left mean. The mob is suddenly everywhere as a search for one man starts.
Корпоративные тайны
By Дмитрий Буддо
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 11,730. Language: Russian. Published: April 19, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Основано на реальных событиях. Текст составлен по записям дневников автора. Подвергнут сюжетной корректировке. Фамилии, имена, названия изменены. В «Корпоративных тайнах» читатель приоткрывает для себя реальные механизмы решения крупным региональным холдингом своих повседневных проблем через субъективное восприятие ситуации главным героем. Руководство ошибочно обвиняет главного героя в неблаг
Alexa : Book 2 : Fatal (Mystery, Thriller, Suspense starring Alexa Guerra, The Female Jack Reacher)
By Arno Joubert
Series: Alexa - The Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Get ready for a roller coaster ride of mystery, hand-to-hand combat, bar fights and assassination attempts, with a final twist in the tale that will make you come back for more.
Copy Call 1
By James Steal
Price: Free! Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Follow young Police Officer Eric Kelly on a emergency call for police service.
Mama's Boys Need Not Apply
By R. Jimon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 112,400. Language: American English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Becca's eccentric boss has a diet corporation as a new client, and now Becca must live according to the diet plan for as long as the project runs. But gnawing hunger pangs aren't the only ugly side effect of Star Losers because someone seems determined to sabotage the diet program by trying to kill off some of its promoters. Can Becca deal with this and still meet her weekly weigh-in goal?
Derrick Dreadlow (Vol 4) The Dobson Affair
By Julien Rapp
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,490. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Derrick Dreadlow attempts to take another vacation. This time he is staying in Hawaii while his goddaughters come for a visit. The Chief however has other plans putting Derrick in a bind. His career or the girls? Things get further complicated for Derrick and his partner Detective Kobayashi, when a series of deaths take place that could have international repercussions.
The Vampire of Berlin. A Lisa Becker Mystery
By Falko Rademacher
Series: A Lisa Becker Mystery, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,400. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The third case of Lisa Becker and Fabian Zonk is the strangest one so far: Roxana von Kalln is found dead in her family vault – wearing fake vampire teeth, with two bite marks on her neck, and not a single drop of blood left in her body.