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Back to Brooklyn: Book 1 of the My Cousin Vinny Series
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 94,520. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
BACK TO BROOKLYN by Lawrence Kelter. Based on characters created by Dale Launer from the screenplay My Cousin Vinny
The Well
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
A haunted house, a missing girl, and a secret buried for more than thirty years.
Cold War Canoe Club: Stories
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 83,720. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
COLD WAR CANOE CLUB: STORIES by Jeffery Hess. “Smart, poignant, often slyly funny, these are stories that will both take your breath away and take you places you’ve never been before. A true and honest salute to much more than those who serve in the Navy, rich with history real and imagined.” —Fred Leebron.
The Adventures of Mehul and Kairav
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 79,180. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Adventures of Mehul and Kairav is a modern day fiction about two young IT professionals from Bangalore who discover and pursue their passion for adventure and crime solving. From simple crimes to complex time bound situations, they unravel the mystery through intricate detailing and perception of the cases. Keep reading The Adventures of Mehul and Kairav to know more.
Gray Gold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It was 1943 in San Diego. Rationing was still new. Smuggling is something much older. Millions of people sought their fortunes in the wartime American west. Nicolas Guyon is among them. When a routine security job goes haywire, Nick must build a team from scratch to take on a powerful industrial giant. Luckily for him, there are scoundrels to spare on all sides of the booming black market world.
Oltre il limite
Series: Detective Eric Shaw, Book 3. Price: $3.34 USD. Words: 117,470. Language: Italian. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Il corpo senza vita di una donna viene scoperto nel museo delle cere. Sembrerebbe un suicidio, ma il detective Eric Shaw nota delle similitudini con il caso di un serial killer risolto tre anni prima. Forse si tratta di un emulatore o di un complice dell’assassino, Eric però aveva falsificato una prova fisica per assicurarne la condanna. E se avesse mandato in prigione la persona sbagliata?
Twelve Hours to Midnight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,460. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Count Pipperel Pierre Paien and his cousin Rushkin have been summoned to live at the Palace of Versailles under the watchful eye of King Louis XIV. Reluctant to become a part of the King’s menagerie Pipperel hopes to maintain a low profile, but missing jewels, murders, and the possibility of becoming a target for spies, Pipperel and Rushkin find themselves the center of attention...
The Last Meridian
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,640. Language: American English. Published: May 20, 2017 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A telegram sets off a chain of events that destroys five lives. Nina Ferrer learns the boy she gave up for adoption sixteen years earlier has been arrested for murder, and hires a private eye to uncover the truth. She soon discovers her cheating husband is involved in another deadly plot, and now she can no longer look back; the present is riddled with deceit, and the future looks hopeless.
Serial Waves
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,110. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The New River Gorge in West Virginia draws adrenaline junkies from all over the world. But this year there is a killer among them. Bonnie Franca, adventurer and whitewater guide, thinks her worst problem is her amorous admirer Dwight Dennison III. But an ominous disaster seizes her attention when a fellow guide and a customer are the victims of a fatal rafting accident. But is it an accident?
A Stitch in Time
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,970. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
How could it be? Young Aggie discovers a Brontosaurus bone at Gruesome Gorge ... but no dinosaur fossil has ever been discovered in Indiana before. This mystery leads the Quilters Club -- those lovable amateur sleuths Maddy, Bootsie, Cookie, and Lizzie -- to uncover a massive theft of museum-quality fossils, a missing octogenarian known as Commander McBragg, illegal adoptions and more....
Ready, Aim, Under Fire (Lexi Graves Mysteries, 10)
Series: Lexi Graves Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Private Investigator Lexi Graves’ police lieutenant brother, Garrett, asks her for help on a missing persons cold case he’s been instructed to close, she’s happy to poke around. After all, it won’t take long to prove if the woman he’s checking up on is an impostor or the real deal...
Soutee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Western
Steve Soutee is a lawyer, a ladies man, a master gardener and chef, and the man you need in a pinch. When a bailiff runs off with $25,000, Soutee is hot on his trail at the behest of the judge, with a bevy of beauties, a paternity accusation and a new woman who just may know where the money is hidden.
Deadly Politics
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,160. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
By Thanksgiving life in River Bend has turned as bitter as the weather. A detective has been shot, three children are found abandoned and one local politician is killed in a deadly car bombing. The usual family holiday cheer is dampened as Dusty works to protect three small children from child traffickers while hunting a bomber. River Bend is in turmoil.
Rembrandt's Angel
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 82,580. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Esther Brookstone’s life is at a crossroads. A Scotland Yard inspector who specializes in stolen art, she’s reluctantly considering retirement. Then she finds that retirement is nothing like she had imagined. Art theft is still going on and her skills are in demand to solve these crimes
Heat Until Boiling
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 37,850. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Phantom Cooks -- Marcia Lambert, Jean Turlington, and Peggy Doyle -- those three friends in a small seaside town in Southern Maine who run a part-time catering business -- are faced with their 2nd mystery: citizens being boiled alive...Let’s just say things get heated. “This may just become my favorite cozy mystery series,” writes Marjory Sorrell Rockwell, author of the Quilters Club Mysteries
Murder Pact
Price: Free! Words: 1,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When a boy is reported missing by his mother and the police can't seem to track his whereabouts. Its only when a young boy walks in the police station claiming to be the missing boys friend, that's when the truth comes to light.
Tahoe Dark
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,890. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Tahoe house cleaner Evan Rosen has a secret dream of one day attending law school. But that dream is destroyed when she is arrested for murder. She says she's being framed. Her only chance is for Tahoe Detective Owen McKenna to find the real killer. But all evidence he uncovers points to Evan as the killer...
Naked Letter
Price: Free! Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Think now. While you can. It will start soon. You'll be distracted. Letters written to a man in prison in another country. Slowly they begin unraveling his past he can't recall clearly. Why was he here, and where exactly is that? Who is writing them? And could he have done what the letters spoke of?
Miranda's War: A Novel of the UpZone
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 59,270. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Miranda crusades with all in the righteous certainty of a colonial New England religious dissenter, but contending with the gods of our times. Will she prevail?
Forsaken Trust
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When four women are murdered, Agent Luce Hansen must regain trust in her most valuable investigative tool—herself—to catch the killer.