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The House Sitter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: British English. Published: July 20, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
How much should you entrust to your house sitter? Your dog? Your clothes and jewellery? Your husband? When Suzanne and Eddie decide to move house, they neglect to confide in their house sitter, Ruth. A series of unfortunate events seem destined to ruin the couple’s plans, especially when they go away, leaving Ruth in charge. Her creepy, manipulative intrusion into her friends’ lives begins...
DRIVEN TO RAGE
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,370. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this mystery of a family divided we see brother set against brother, and wife against husband. It's Michigan's Copper Country, in the early 1900s. Why does one of the brothers disappear for so long, and where does he go? There's a deliberate explosion in the mine. Will Sheriff Foster discover who caused it? We meet two strong women from different worlds who foment the 1913 strike.
"Visitors' Arrival: Book 3 of the Lunar series"
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 24,570. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Military, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Set in 2217; when the solar system-wide government, the Sol Governance, is confronted with the arrival of aliens that came by Light! Admiral Reshma Shan is the lead Governance officer.
A Hollow Cup
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016 by A-Argus Better Book Publishers. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A story of love and hate, race and discrimination, crime and passion, murder and revenge in the South.
Those Who Wore the Mask
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Tim, is a writer, lived his life with an old memory that never left him. He gets hit by a writer's block and decides to leave his comfort zone and visit Lakeshore town. He accidently ends up living a week with strange people, who carried a dark secret. Upon discovering it he changes their lives and they change his.
The Unexpected Ally
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,870. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
March 1147. Assassination, espionage, betrayal. King Owain has ridden east to confront King Madog of Powys with the attempt on the life of his son. Rhys, now abbot of St. Kentigern’s monastery, is desperate to broker a deal. When the body of a royal spy is found, it is up to Gareth and Gwen to find the killer before the wrong man is hanged—and a country lost.
The Dream Ender (A Dick Hardesty Mystery, #11)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,540. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
When rugged construction worker and biker Cal Hysong is killed, Dick knows the reason. Cal was widely suspected of deliberately spreading AIDS to other gay men. Like the rest of the gay community, Dick's initial reaction is “good riddance.” But when Jake Jacobson and Jared Martinson, two of Dick’s closest friends, become suspects, the case turns personal...
The Turkey Wore Satin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,840. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016 by Rainbow Crush. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Thanksgiving at Mayfair Manor is an elegant affair: polished silver, sparkling crystal, not to mention the Amazing Annual Mayfair Family Drag Show! But when the perennial winner drops dead before the performance, can the newest member of the Mayfair family prove it was murder… and figure out whodunit? A Thanksgiving tale of murder, mayhem, and Mayfair family traditions!
Mu Arae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
It would take a dangerous rendezvous in warped time and space just to confirm the legend of a lost world, and trying to set foot on it promised even greater peril. Join Adrian Tarn and R.J. Smith as they dare to tempt fate on a mission filled with mysteries from the future and dangers from the present. (standalone, Adrian Tarn series #5)
Reunion: An Abby Chilton Novel
Series: Abby Chilton Novels. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
FBI profiler Abby Chilton is back and getting into the mind of another killer. Twenty-somethings are dying to get to their ten-year high school reunion - literally. All the cool kids from ten years ago - the ones who tortured everyone - are turning up dead from mysterious strokes. Abby and her new partner, Seneca Jenks, must follow the trail of bodies leading up to the Reunion.
Mystery at Bristol Square
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,690. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
What were four skeletons doing in a pit out at the Bristol Square construction site? And why were two retired police officers trying to block Detective Danny Williams and her lover, Monica Wilks-Jordan, from identifying the skeletons and the artifacts found in the pit? And finally what did it all have to do with race riots in 1967?
Aggie & Agent X - The Mandarin Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,130. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Aggie & Agent X - The Mandarin Mystery. The second mission for young CIA officer Agnes Westfeld and her alien detective partner, Agent X is a baffling mystery with more danger and excitement than the first. A science fiction mystery with humor, thrills and chills.
Alma 2.718
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,190. Language: Spanish. Published: July 18, 2016 by grietaeditorial. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Alma 2.718, novela distópica y detectivesca dentro del género de ciencia ficción donde sus protagonistas vivirán el espejismo de la felicidad y el dolor a partes iguales, un viaje galáctico y sedante en el que autor crea un entramado de personajes atípicos dentro de ambientes futuristas que recuerdan a Blade Runner o Matrix.
Deadly Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Newly divorced, Miranda Hannigan, steps out of the courthouse hoping for a new life and is nearly run down by a hit and run driver. Does someone want Miranda dead? Her mother thinks so and worse yet, she believes that Miranda is being hunted by the same people who killed her Grandmother. What is a woman to do but face the danger head on with humor, an old flame, new friends, and a ghost or two.
Skulls of Sedona
Series: Tony Kozol Mystery Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,840. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Skulls of Sedona: Book Two of the Tony Kozol Mystery Series
Sherlock Holmes re-told for children / adapté pour les enfants : The Red-Headed League / La Ligue des Rouquins
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,660. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
How old were you when you discovered Sherlock? Come join Holmes and Watson as they solve the mystery of the Red Headed League, in a child-friendly, twenty-first century English. Sherlock Holmes: La Ligue des Rouquins, appartient à la série Classiques pour enfants de Mark Williams, auteur populaire.
Una isla dentro de una burbuja
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: Spanish. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
El hallazgo, dentro de un vehículo semisumergido en el pantano de Santillana, del cadáver del hijo de un personaje controvertido de la sociedad madrileña en el interior de su maletero, suscita que Amérito Salazar y Silvia Torrijos, los inspectores de homicidios asignados al caso, tras sus primeras pesquisas lo asocien con otro asesinato anterior.
The Ghost and the Mystery Writer
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 79,650. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A killer strikes under Frederickport Pier. Before dawn the next morning, Marlow House’s celebrity guest, mystery author Hillary Hemingway, is busy writing about the crime for her upcoming novel—including details that only the real killer would know. Coincidence? If so, it isn’t the first time.
Mortal Justice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016 by Jeamel Publishing Limited. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A 12,000 word Justice short novella to be read between CRUEL JUSTICE and IMPEDING JUSTICE from NY Times and USA Today bestselling author M A Comley.
Terrible Lie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,200. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Some people try to get away with murder. Christopher Hart is just trying to get away from it. Haunted by the violent death of a close friend, Christopher returns to his home town of Croydon to try and get his life back on track. However his dreams of an easy life are shattered when an old flame contacts him claiming she has been convicted of a murder that she doesn't even remember.