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Fragmentos: Vítor e Helena
Series: Intersecções - Temporada 0, Book 3. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,480. Language: Portuguese. Published: April 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Quando os locais de boas memórias se tornam o palco de horrores, conseguirá o inspector Vítor Reis manter a distância para apurar o estranho caso que tem em mãos? Quando a Dra. Helena Noite vê alguém que devia estar morto há vinte anos, poderá ela evitar que os pecados do passado a alcancem? Casados há mais de dez anos, Vítor e Helena nunca tiveram segredos entre si. Mas isso está prestes a mudar…
Plot Twist
Price: Free! Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Two men are given the job of remodeling the former home of mystery writer Raymond Chandler. Rumors of buried money change their focus to finding it, though neither intend to share what's found. As one suspects his girl of sleeping with the other, he plots to not only get the treasure but to get rid of the competition at the same time.
Citizen of the Galaxy
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 90,540. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
You see, while I’ve been sitting here waiting and hoping something amazing has happened. Love blossoms in the strangest of places. Sweet Rebecca, dark enchantress of the table, there is nobody else I would rather be with. I watch her hands move in an elegant flowing motion as she signs a message to the Texan. She stops and picks up the binoculars to see his reply.
Private Justice #21: Relapse
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 23,700. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Derrick Callum is asked to investigate the disappearance of a fellow soldier, Lee Adkins, who may have relapsed in his heroin addiction. Callum's investigation reveals plenty about what Adkins has been hiding and what he might know about something that might put his life and his family's life in danger.
Earthly Powers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,240. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A dark secret from the dying days of war-ravaged Nazi Germany re-emerges half-way around the world on a West Coast island and exerts a malevolent influence on its present day occupants.
Behind the Closed Doors - Volume Two
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 273,230. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
As he sat around his apartment that night, he found that he was unable to sleep at all. Sin lay on the floor under the large window in the living room and idly smoked a cigarette. He'd never smoked before in his life but over the past week he'd realized that it wasn't entirely unpleasant. Despite the fact that he'd hated the taste at first, chain...smoking had come easily to him; perhaps because
Behind the Closed Doors - Volume One
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 228,360. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
And for one infamous man, the Fourth was a holding area between his uses. That man was at the forefront of everyone's minds today. Several guards were huddled inside a cell in the Maximum Security Wing and two were lingering outside in the hallway. Officer Luke Gerant had seen several cells in Maximum Security but none of them were quite like this, which had been built specifically for the ...
American Gods - Second Volume
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 150,500. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
“Your house and Sam’s were two halves of a semi-detached. The meteorite went through the front wall of Sam’s house, through his bedroom, through the dividing wall between your houses and through the back wall of your house. It then buried itself in the ground beneath your patio. “They’ve propped up the walls that are still standing and used tarpaulins to keep the weather out. That’s to give ...
American Gods - First Volume
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 70,290. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
One day towards the end of May, however, just as I was leaving Bronx Park to return to town, Professor Lesard, of the reptilian department, called out to me that Professor Farrago wanted to see me a moment; so I put my pipe into my pocket again and retraced my steps to the temporary, wooden building occupied by Professor Farrago, general superintendent of the Zoological Gardens. The professor, ...
The Couple Next Door
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: British English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Luckily, you were way too nervous to notice. When I finally spat out that last number—the correct number!—I smiled so big. Meanwhile, your hand was shaking so badly that I thought you were going to screw it up. And I was not going to let that happen. I pull out her map and unfold it on the workbench. I pointed at the number you were writing. “That should be a seven,” I said. “It is a seven.”
Fat Tires
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 44,320. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Flying saucers? Skydivers without parachutes? Mob hits? A wagonload of gold hidden in 1830? Here, Maddy Madison and her Quilters Club pals solve a murder and locate a buried treasure with the help of her precious granddaughter Aggie and brainiac grandson N’yen … and an antique Map quilt that people are willing to kill to get. Book 11 in the Quilters Club Mysteries.....
Lemon Filled Disaster
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,400. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Eugeena Patterson has picked up some new activities which include helping her future daughter-in-law plan a wedding. Eugeena is more than thrilled to see her son, Dr. Cedric Patterson, a longtime bachelor soon wed his girlfriend, Carmen Alpine. When a man is found dead, Carmen becomes a suspect. As Eugeena begins to investigate Carmen’s past, she’s wondering if this wedding will ever happen.
Vampire Farmer - A Penny Farthing Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,530. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Penny Farthing - widow of an MI5 agent - becomes embroiled in a series of strange events in what looks like a sleepy North Yorkshire village. Ben Jackson isn't the brightest pebble on the beach. He's been visiting his doctor and now thinks he's a vampire. How will he find enough blood to maintain a constant supply?
The Case of the Crop Duster Dog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,130. Language: Australian English. Published: April 16, 2018 by Tift Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Working dogs are more than pets! Mercy Connor, ex-Air Force cadet pilot, lives a quiet life on her cattle property west of Cunnamulla in Queensland, Australia, and takes the odd crop dusting job. Returning from Brisbane, she picks up a stranded motorist on his way to her property. When she drives through the front gate her dog Blue lies dead beside the track. Next moment her windscreen shatters.
Your Move
Series: Carol Golden. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the 7th Carol Golden novel Carol is asked to help find a serial killer who likes to play games.
Second Life Charmed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,790. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Cecelia Cordeaux lived an extraordinary life. In fact, it was so amazing she decided to live it twice. What she thought was a hiding place turned out to be a transporter, and ushered her into a new life as an agent for the Society of Undertakers. Her first assignment? Save the King of England.........
Make No Bones About It ( A Dig Site Mystery - Book 2)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 132,690. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
MYSTERY, MAYHEM, AND MONKEYS, OH MY! Welcome to the jungle, a treacherous place teeming with terrible secrets better left buried. “This dig site isn’t cursed. It’s doomed!”
Tequila & Time (Deadwood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,710. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Tequila is a slippery devil ... Tequila is a slivvery depil ... Tequila issa slipperppery debil ... depil ... Recipe for drunken laughter: Take two best friends since childhood; Add four shots of tequila each; Sprinkle in a handful of secrets; Shake. Given the right amount of Tequila & Time, even the deepest secrets between two friends will rise to the surface.
For the Love of Parvati
Series: An Anita Ray Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,460. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In the oppressive monsoon in the hills, Anita Ray discovers a body on the riverbank, challenges a police department that insists the death wasn't suspicious, and tracks down a missing servant. The aunt she is visiting rebuffs Anita's questions, leaving her to unearth the answers on her own.
Wheels in the Sky
Price: Free! Words: 61,150. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The American President announces plans for a space station that will orbit the Earth with a crew of ten-thousand, the true beginning of humanity as a spacefaring race. But his plans draw out the hopes and fears of the nation, sparking controversy and dispute. It is up to a reclusive writer and his trusted investigator to get to the bottom of the story, before America threatens to tear itself apart