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Nursing a Grudge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,180. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Bringing up baby Sleep deprivation, diaper blowouts, and breastfeeding mishaps are status quo for new mom Kate Connolly. But when she decides to turn private investigator in order to work from home, her To-Do List expands exponentially (1. Buy diapers. 2. Get back in shape. 3. Order lock pick set…) Bringing down a killer Her friend Jill’s boyfriend falls to his death under questionable circumsta
Going Where the Wind Blows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rita Mae came to San Francisco in the late 1800s with her man to find a better life, never mind the fact that said new life involved plans to rob a few banks. When Bill is murdered, Rita Mae starts turning tricks while she tries to find the killer and, even more importantly, the bankroll. When her new job results in another murder, Rita Mae discovers her problems are only just beginning.
Window of Guilt
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,900. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Chicago real estate agent Laurie Atkins is gardening beneath the relentless August sun when her dog's frantic barks divert her to a dead body sprawled on the front acreage of her Wisconsin summer home. She rushes inside to phone the police, but the body disappears. Laurie begins to doubt her own sanity. Then the unidentified body turns up on the driveway of Helga Beckermann, her devious neighbor.
The Burning Man Anomaly
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by The Cenotaph Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
In the tradition of Nick and Nora Charles, the eXtraordinary Bureau series follows the paranormal adventures of FBI agent Ralph Sitwell and his partner in crime detection, Marla Benson. Tracking down a phony psychic leads to a frightening death--a European Count at a seance burns to death from the inside out. This leads Ralph and Marla into psychic and technological danger in 1930's Washington DC
Linda
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,700. Language: Swedish. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Romanen Linda kan man kalla för äventyrsroman eller thriller och handlar om Klas och Elena som får ett samtal om att Klas dotter Linda är försvunnen och de kastas in i ett nytt äventyr som tar dem både till Spanien och norra Afrika. Andra delen i en triologi med Klas och Elena i huvudrollerna.
The Ghosts' High Noon
Series: Isobel Spice Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this delightful short story, enterprising actress and amateur sleuth Isobel Spice faces down a theater ghost to learn the truth behind an actor’s mysterious death during a performance of Gilbert & Sullivan’s gothic operetta "Ruddigore."
Linea (Serbian Edition)
Price: Free! Words: 8,100. Language: Serbian. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Adrijanova devojka je lepa kao anđeo. Plaža na kojoj se kupaju je pravo čudo prirode – talasi dva mora se tu susreću. Tu je i mini golf kod Simona i Megi, u debelom hladu pod krošnjama mangovog drveća. Vikendom se ide u šumu, na vodopad. Ukratko, Adrijanov život je savršen. Samo jedna stvar se ne uklapa u ovo savršenstvo – Simonova tajna.
Murder in White Sands
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,450. Language: American English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
On the night of her engagement, Rae Lynn Dobbs stumbles across a dead body on the beach of White Sands, Florida. Not only does she recognize the murder victim as one of the retirement-home residents where she serves dinner, but it looks increasingly likely that someone there also killed him. Rae Lynn launches her own investigation, but the more she learns the more it seems anyone could be guilty.
Elena
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,910. Language: Swedish. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
"Elena" är en äventyrsroman eller romantisk triller som även innehåller en viss del erotik. Den handlar om en ordinär medelålders man som blir blixtförälskad i en sydamerikansk skönhet vilket så småningom leder till hans livs äventyr i en främmande världsdel. Första delen i en triologi med Klas och Elena i huvudrollerna.
The Excalibur Case
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,480. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The Baker Street Brotherhood search for the mythical sword of King Arthur, "Excalibur," and stumble on a mystery much greater and infinitely more dangerous.
The Timeout
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
When Sara met Jake Campbell, he was robbing her bank. A moment's flirtation drew the two of them together, but neither acted on that spark until they ran into one another at a sun-soaked beach retreat. Neither of them could know that an afternoon together would set their worlds spinning in different orbits.
Hamlet On A Budget
Price: Free! Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A short story from the Hamlet Mystery series. When Wilson Daggot, a dubious handyman and general layabout, finds a suitcase full of money he's delighted, but Sam MacNeil, still perpetually trapped in his hometown, can only see trouble coming from this and it isn't long before murder makes another visit to the quirky town of Hamlet.
OMG My Boss Is A Werewolf, I Know, Right?
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Suddenly unemployed, office clerk Jane reluctantly applies for a secretary's job working for shady private investigator Dick Kruger. Soon she's kidnapped by mobster boss Mickey Ferro, whose howling mad gang makes her doubt her sanity. Is she going crazy, or are these guys werewolves? And can her would-be boss rescue her before they eat her?
Lügendetektor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: German. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Diese Informationen bekam ich zufällig aus der Quelle, die ich nicht preisgeben darf. Ich studiere Journalistik und habe keine Möglichkeit, die Echtheit von den Informationen zu prüfen, darum veröffentlichte ich die im Internet. Die Öffentlichkeit soll wissen, was einer der mächtigsten Geh. D_nst der Welt – XXX – in D_land und anderen Ländern macht. Die Geschichte ist scheußlich und fürchterlich.
From Darkness to Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hammond Hawkins is a man running from his own dark past when he learns that some things cannot be left behind so easily. Taught important lessons by people he initially disdains, Hawk comes to grips with who he really is, and why solving a baffling mystery in his small corner of the world matters more than any other case he's ever solved.
Safekeeping
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A woman finds she’s alone in the world and recognizes nothing. Who is she? Why does she have this feeling of impending doom? And why does she feel so safe with a man she’s just met, Fitz Darcy? A contemporary mystery romance with a clever nod to Jane Austen. No graphic love scenes.
Calamity Jayne and the Sisterhood of the Traveling Lawn Gnome (Calamity Jayne book #8)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,070. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Ace Cub Reporter Tressa "Calamity" Jayne Turner is back in Grandville and ready to enjoy the slower pace of with small town life and begin building a dating resume with one handsome ranger. It’s Frontier Days at the Historical Village, but mischief’s afoot—of the malicious variety!
The Criminal Streak
Series: Cry of the Guilty-Silence of the Innocent, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,600. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After two pieces of an asteroid hit their planet and knocked it off its axis, the surviving beings of the planet spent centuries rebuilding their society on the edge of disaster. The Leaders made Great Changes and Purges, constructing twenty huge cities, called megalopolises, to house their population, cultivating huge farms, and purging most of the technology so everyone had a job.
Grace's Private Sanctuary
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,870. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Virginia Jones. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Cultured, beautiful…doomed. Grace Henning is unlike any patient Martha Reed has ever treated. When tragedy strikes, Martha questions whether her fascination with Grace clouded her professional judgement. Simon Talbot interviews Martha before she faces formal charges—but his attraction to Martha threatens to cloud his own judgement. Will the mystery surrounding Grace’s death be solved in time?
Daiquiri Dock Murder (A Key West Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,880. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Newspaper columnist and hotel owner Rafa Blue hides her sordid Key West past from her boyfriend, shrimper Kane Riley. But after Rafa Blue finds her friend Diego Casterano dead at Vexton's Daiquiri Dock she and Kane are under suspicion of murdering him. Rafa remembers seeing blue rope on Kane's shrimp boat similar to the rope found at the crime scene. Is Kane the guilty one?