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Pet Shop Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jen is a pet store owner. She comes in one day and finds a snake missing. Did the ex- pet store co-owner steal the snake?
Smith's Monthly #29
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,330. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Over seventy thousand words of original fiction from USA Today bestselling writer Dean Wesley Smith. In this twenty-ninth monthly volume the full novel Dead Hand: A Cold Poker Gang Mystery, plus four short stories, and a serialized novel, Laying the Music to Rest.
Morning Coffee and Some Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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This ebook offers three short stories ranging in the mystery, fiction, and science fiction genres.
The Secret of Lakeham Abbey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,850. Language: British English. Published: May 20, 2016 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
1948 When Percy Sullivan’s family take over Lakeham Abbey for the summer, it was a chance to get away from battered post-war London and be cossetted by the capable and pretty housekeeper, Anne Pargeter. They soon learn that the Abbey conceals a dark secret; one that someone was willing to kill to hide. When Anne is convicted of murder, Percy is determined to do all he can to save his friend.
Never Tomorrow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,690. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016 by Prism Book Group. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Journalist Whitney Barnes investigates the mysterious death of her mother and three women from Cortland City seeking the thread that links them to an enigmatic killer. Why are women being murdered with no apparent motives for their death? Police are mystified at the lack of clues and a growing sense of fear surrounds the community. Who will be the next victim?
Clearwater Penalty
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 63,140. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Doc is hired by McAdoo to find his 19 year old nephew; the missing kid may be going 'lone wolf' and must be stopped; Morse has a problem for Joe to solve; a relative dies and a wake and funeral ensue; Joe does a boy's day out with the little guys; Joe ambushes Mia; Billy Ray is boss for two days; Mrs. F is called upon to quell the mutiny; Doc is in do-do with the Feds; It's another romp in paradis
The Memory Snatcher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Science Fiction Mystery about a police inspector and a quantum physicist who join forces to stop a memory thief from paralysing the world.
End Game Smith Investigation Series 5
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a certain incident with her client, she has decided to resign and spend her time writing books.
Shaky Game: Smith Investigation Series 3
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- The year is 2014. Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a few cases with Smith Investigation, Rob decides to follow her heart's calling and become the full time investigator.
Top Of The Game: Smith Investigations Series 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- The year is 2014. Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a certain incident with her client, she has decided to resign and spend her time writing books.
Back In The Game: Smith Investigation Series 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- The year is 2014. Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a certain incident with her client, she has decided to resign and spend her time writing books.
Heroes of Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Is Dalton James a hero? Certainly not! He’s a grumpy private detective that drinks too much whiskey and smokes too many cigars. He hopes to earn enough money to pay the monthly bills and once in a while get a woman or two into his bed. But what if omens, faith and destiny all work together to make him a hero? This is the story of one such man.
The White Russian Caper. A Damien Dickens Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,420. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Includes bonus material! Damien and Millie join forces to solve the mystery behind the murder of Miss America.
Yes to Maybe
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“Tim, your place is going to be robbed tonight,” said the voice on the phone. This is how Tim’s day starts. The repayment of his debt to a local “Organized Business” leader has been set into motion. Assigned to the task is 16 year old Desmond Reid, and Tim decides he can prevent the looting of his bar. Will Desmond be able to pull off the job, or will Tim be able to hold onto his assets?
Kharma's Abrasive Contusions
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,120. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Kharma’s Abrasive Contusions is a sci-fi noir that introduce a private detective running from a dark past on a road towards redemption and forgiveness.
The Ghost and the Stream (Miki Radicci Book 9)
Series: Miki Radicci. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,030. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
He has no name and no history. The police can’t identify him. He won’t say a word except one name: Michael Radicci.
Jake (A Murder in Manhattan)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,270. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Two physicians, a Goth drug-dealing teenager, the victim's own lover, and a stable boy. are among the suspects as the investigation zig-zags acrss the East River. Jake and his police colleagues work together to unravel this colorful tapestry.
Switching Sides
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,250. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Flat Sole Studio. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
While searching for a wayward music student, PI Wendy Winkworth is assaulted by a savage police sergeant. Escaping bruised and battered, she seeks refuge with two low-life teens who seem headed for tragedy. With the vengeful cop in hot pursuit, Wendy is about to learn what truth and justice really mean.
Saving Rose Green
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: May 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Rose Green is an inch away from unravelling the truth when the key witness to exposing one of the ugliest crimes committed is killed. Thinking she is backed by the most trusted organisation, she got caught up in the never-ending war between two worlds and their idea of a free world.
Bubbles, Roses, and Rump
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,050. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2016 by Flat Sole Studio. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Wendy Winkworth visits her hometown and is hired by a local teacher to find out if his ex-con mother is going to show up and ruin his chances of marrying the love of his life, who is also the richest girl in town. Meanwhile, the sheriff is trailing Wendy, either because he likes her or because he wants to stop her from looking too closely at what’s really going on in town.