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Second Sight
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 103,650. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2017 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a prominent but unpopular theatre critic is found murdered at his desk in a peculiarly grotesque fashion, John Steadman, the blind former detective, hardly knows where to start. Two more murders follow but what links them? An intriguing new crime thriller from Jake Buchan, author of Blind Pursuit, the first John Steadman mystery.
Agent Clifton : new beginnings
Price: Free! Words: 2,940. Language: British English. Published: June 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Agent clifton has a mission. Criminals stole from a bank and he is chasing them across england and ireland.
Lost Girl Diary
Price: Free! Words: 106,580. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Four passports of four vanished girls. The one who found them is missing too. A dead man's diary may contain the vital key. A search begins in Australia and across the world
Boots & Bones Bonanza: Ann Charles' Startle Kit
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 308,980. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
YOU'LL LAUGH. YOU'LL CRINGE. YOU'LL WANT MORE! For the first time ever, all three of Ann Charles' bestselling, award-winning first books from her multiple mystery series are available for a discounted price in one boxed set: BOOTS AND BONES BONANZA, the ANN CHARLES STARTLE KIT.
On The Line: The Final Chapter
Series: Lt. Joe Novelli, Homicide. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 59,370. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Lt. Novelli's been shot. The only clue is the name of a woman named Shirley. But who is this Shirley? With no prints on the stolen car that was used in the shooting and no weapon, things are looking bleak. Luckily a news team was on the scene when the shooting occurred. But when a fire results in the death of two people, and the same news team is on the scene there may be more to it than luck.
Publish and Perish
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Francis Bacon must stop the murder of London’s popular pamphleteers, but he and his intelligencers are being deceived — by their own desires.
Goldfinches
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 55,450. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Shotgun Honey. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
GOLDFINCHES, a Novel by Ryan Sayles. “No one does fractured domestic noir like Ryan Sayles.” —Joe Clifford, author of the Jay Porter series
The Lighthouse Keeper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 22,540. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A few months in a rented beach cottage in Peron Cove seems like the perfect respite for artist Laura to create her next series of paintings. However, hidden behind the idyllic seaside town and its quirky inhabitants lies a dark secret from the past which refuses to remain hidden any longer.
The Puritan's Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,580. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
London 1713. A half mad preacher is stalking Cripplegate, violently accosting drinkers and whores alike. When the body of a young prostitute is found, suspicion naturally falls on him, but who is he? And why does Jonathan Wild, newly appointed thief taker, suspect there is more to it than meets the eye. As the murder count rises, Wild finds himself torn between the easy answer and the right one.
Bless Me Father
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,930. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
There is no place as intimate as where you go to confess your sins. Bless Me Father is a classic “who done it?” A story of love lost and love found in the midst of contemporary social issues of homelessness, addiction, and bringing the untouchable to justice.
A Death in the Flower Garden (a Danger Cove Farmers' Market Mystery)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,520. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Maria Dolores, new manager of the Lighthouse Farmers' Market, has her work cut out for her when an earthquake shakes up the market. But it only gets worse in the aftermath, as Maria realizes the flower vendor is more than shaken up... she's dead. Now Maria suddenly in a small town mystery that's got everyone on edge. Will it all lead to the end of Maria's new career? Or worse yet... her life?
Leadfoot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,580. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
LEADFOOT by Eric Beetner. A McGraw Novel (2nd in series). “Eric Beetner seems to have a formula that he has used for every book he has published: Fun plot + believable characters + witty dialogue + breakneck pace = novel that knocks your socks off.” —Regular Guy Reading Noir
Nowhere to Turn : Mystery Thriller Suspense: The psychological thriller with a killer twist you'll never forget
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,850. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Reader House. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jackie’s mother was the only family Jackie had ever known and when she dies, Jackie doesn’t know what to do. Being fostered by the Doyle family seems like a best-case scenario as far as foster families are concerned. Who do you turn to when the people meant to protect you can’t see the monster that resides in their own home? Where do you go when you’ve got nowhere to turn?
The Glove
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,580. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Reader House. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
On an ordinary day Jasmine went jogging in the park like she always had before. Not knowing her life was going to change that morning she found a glove on the ground, that's when it all started for her. Her life was going to change forever just by picking up that glove.
¿Quién mató a Verónika?
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 38,820. Language: Spanish. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Un thriller policíaco que te sumirá en un mundo lleno de suspenso, traiciones, amores prohibidos; tanto en el bajo mundo de New York, como en el famoso Manhattan lleno de ejecutivos adinerados. Una muchacha busca una nueva vida y termina asesinada en las oscuros callejones de Brooklyn. Un teniente y un drogadicto en recuperación serán los protagonistas principales de este emocionante libro.
Jack in a Box
Price: Free! Words: 77,810. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
PI Charlie Hampton dodges bullets trying to clear his client, Jack, of a murder rap. But might shady Jack be in jail for just cause? Enter the Triad bosses, intent on tracking down a lost heroin shipment, also the thief that nabbed it and murdered their man. Jack is going down and will Charlie go down with him? Not if he can help it. It's murder, madness and mayhem but also a lot of fun.
Rumrunners
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,850. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
RUMRUNNERS by Eric Beetner. A McGraw Crime Novel (1st in series). “Eric Beetner seems to have a formula that he has used for every book he has published: Fun plot + believable characters + witty dialogue + breakneck pace = novel that knocks your socks off.” —Regular Guy Reading Noir
Criminal Economics
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 71,080. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
CRIMINAL ECONOMICS, a Crime Novel by Eric Beetner. “Balls out insanity!” —Owen Laukkanen, author of The Professionals and Kill Fee
Whitewash in the Berkshires
Series: Double V Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,950. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Elmer and Juliet's fourth adventure in this cozy mystery series takes place in Hartford, Connecticut, and the Berkshires of western Massachusetts in the bleak midwinter of 1951. An incident from Juliet's past puts her on a blacklist. A priceless work of art brings her to a secret bunker. A kidnapping and a threat to her life result in a desperate chase.
The Rise of The Fallen Empire
Price: Free! Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a group of curious Archaeological students receive a text specified with co-ordinates, they immediately begin their own quest by following the trail, ultimately leading them into a trap; they stumble upon, what they think, is an age old buried scripture, but it doesn't stop there. Now they must dig deep to unravel the mystery, which would shake the entire Archaeological community of Baltimore