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The Witness Series Bundle: 7 Josie Bates Thrillers
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 691,080. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Josie Bates and her blended family face the dark side of the law, redefine true love, fight the intrusion of politics and stand strong in the face of evil that comes at them from all corners of the world in this suspense-filled, seven-book series.
Death Takes A Trip
Price: Free! Words: 40,160. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Julia Blake runs her own cleaning business. She has the unfortunate knack of getting herself involved in murder investigations. When one of Julia’s clients, Douglas Pedley, is found dead at the bottom of his stairs, it is soon obvious that he was murdered. Julia first suspects the building contractors who've been hounding Douglas to sell his property. It’s not long before another suspect appears.
Death Wants Three
Price: Free! Words: 12,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This is the sequel to DEATH TIMES TWO. T.K. and Sunny have already solved a couple of murders . . . at least for the most part. But the Mastermind and her henchman are alive and well. They want to make sure that the Ghostcatcher and his intrepid paramour don't leave Norfolk . . . not while they're breathing.
Stage Door: A Cue to Kill (A Theatrical Cozy Mystery Short Read)
Price: Free! Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
There's a killer lurking backstage at the last night performance of the Goose Meadow Bay Player's Halloween murder mystery. Can Kath keep the show running, the cast from drinking their way through the onstage drinks cabinet and the killer from taking the script literally? Murder and mayhem of the theatrical kind in this cozy mystery short read.
Up Chit Creek
Series: Kira Callahan Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,400. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
An Imajin Qwickies™ Mystery/Crime Novella - No one is surprised that “nosy Rosie” is the one who finds poor Mr. Hummel in the garden. The surprise is the knife in his back. Nothing like this has ever happened in Chittendom Creek, let alone at the ReVisions Retirement Residence. When the oldies start dropping like flies, it’s Kira Callahan to the rescue.
When the Tide Turned
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
August 1976. Romney Marsh. A long hot summer. On the surface, all is well with Hazel Dawkins' life. The young lawyer, is happily absorbed in her baby daughter. However, no sooner has she agreed to return to work than she finds herself trapped in a web of crime and corruption: a web that draws upon dark forces from the past which return to destroy her and all she holds dear
Can't Sing or Dance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Retired Chief Petty Officer Tom Jones was murdered in his apartment complex in Orlando in what appeared to be a "drug deal gone bad." The police won’t even do an autopsy on a dead drug dealer. Coast Guard Chief Warrant Officer Joe Traynor is asked by Tom’s daughter to look into his death. His investigation ultimately leads to the largest meth case on the Southeastern Seaboard.
Possum Belly Queen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The man who telephoned him implied he wants to do business with amusement ride rep Andy Zartanian, and Andy seriously needs to do some business. When they meet, it is clear within moments that the man doesn’t know Chance’s Aviator from the Log Flume. Annoyed at having his time wasted, Andy turns to go. The man hurries to explain he’s there on behalf of a man whose granddaughter is missing...
Beachcomber Valentine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,660. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
From USA Today Bestselling Author Stephanie Queen Beachcomber Valentine - a Beachcomber Investigations Novella Ex military special ops legend Dane Blaise and ex Scotland Yard investigator, the gorgeous Shana George team up to find the long lost love of a mystery client. No more difficult than flirting with the dangers of romance and Cupid... But of course there's more to this easy-money case..
Murder in St. Luietz (Guns - Stilettos & Money)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,300. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Known for it's Hemingway Era life style and charm, the small island nation of St. Luietz, is rocked by a particularly heinous murder, that is not discovered for just over a week after it was committed. Although, the islands homicide department consists of only two detectives, they have a record of no unsolved homicides on the island. Could this be the one that brings it to an end.
Dead Matter (A Conan Flagg Mystery, #7)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The celebrated author Ravin Gould, his equally celebrated actress wife, the media, the locals, and as many tourists as can cram themselves into Conan Flagg's bookstore are all on hand for that electric moment when Cady MacGill, the sheriff's son-in-law, threatens to cut off a vital portion of Gould's anatomy with a chain saw. Less than twenty-four hours later, Ravin Gould is dead.
Dangerous Depths
Series: An Underwater Investigation. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,440. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Trying to save an endangered species doesn’t normally target one for extinction. But detective Hannah Sampson has her doubts when friend Elyse dies in a fiery boat explosion. The local police believe it was suicide. But Hannah knows that Elyse—a staunch environmentalist—was too dedicated to preserving life to take her own. But if Hannah is going to find the killer, she'll be doing it on her own.
An Eye for An Eye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
While hiking a deserted highway late one night, Captain Jake Black, ex-army officer, witnesses a car pull to the side of the road and dump a large wrapped bundle. The car sped away and Jake moved in to investigate. Hearing sounds from the bundle, Jake’s first thought was that someone had dumped an injured dog. He carefully removes the wrapping to find a badly beaten woman.
Flash
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 84,420. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is the first of the Dogleg Island Mysteries, a powerful new series from the author of the Raine Stockton Dog Mysteries.
The Android Who Knew Too Much
Series: The Android Who.... Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the year 2035 Artificial Intelligence (AI) androids have finally arrived. Detective Eddie Fowler struggles to hunt down a stolen cargo container of state-of-the-art android parts. Publicist Cari Dunham is at first intrigued then alarmed by the abilities of her neighbor's new android. Together, they unravel a plot that presents humanity with a menacing new breed of crime.
King Harald's Heist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,400. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When a blackmailing historian turns up murdered in New Bergen, Andy Skyberg and his crime-sniffing mutt King Harald find themselves smack dab in the middle of another case. Andy would rather be wining and dining his beautiful new girlfriend, but Harald keeps digging up clues for the boss to follow. Havoc and hilarity ensue as the unlikely sleuthing duo get to the bottom of King Harald’s Heist.
Roses Are Dead My Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,220. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Intrigue Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In the sequel to Roses and Daisies and Death, Oh My! Rose and Daisy investigate yet another murder in their quiet community. With their extraordinary mother, Angela, at their side, the ladies take on the hunt for an invaluable baseball card, a malicious prankster, and a blackmailing killer.
A Chilling Fate
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,570. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by World Castle Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Something is going on at the Debden Estate and journalist Emma Blake is determined to uncover what it is. Since the death of her sister there ten years ago, she’s been tortured by nightmares and feelings of guilt. And now her father’s been attacked there, her sister’s pendant found lodged in his throat. Can the connection be merely coincidence?
The Deadly Dinner #1
Series: Skyvalley Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,530. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Catch a quick glimpse of Book 1 of the Skyvalley Cozy Mystery Ghost Trilogy Series:- It’s Emmy and Daniel’s first wedding anniversary and they’re having dinner at Sky Cornerstone, one of the best restaurants in town. In the middle of dinner, everyone in the restaurant is shocked by a scream coming from the powder room: A woman has died and people are left in shock because no one has any idea why.
The Secret Sharers
Series: Sam Dyke Investigations. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,520. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Private Investigator Sam Dyke takes on a new client who asks for a straightforward job - he wants Dyke to follow him. But Dyke soon learns that this is a ruse to get him involved in a struggle between his client and the secret services of both Britain and the US, who are about to sign multi-million dollar contracts with a private security firm which has its own agenda ...