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Angel's Bidding
Series: Patricia Delaney "eGumshoe" Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Patricia Delaney, first-of-her-kind "eGumshoe," uses her wits and computer research savvy in 1990s Cincinnati, Ohio to track a killer who threatens with antique hatpins... and kills with malice.
The Game Begins (A Lt. Barton Detective Novel)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a man is murdered for no apparent reason in Chicago, Lt. Barton is assigned to investigate. In this psychological thriller, a devious killer personally challenges Lt. Barton. The killer meticulously organizes his thoughts with analytical precision, thinks through his elaborate plans and reviews every minute detail a thousand times.
The Missing Thorn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In a harebrained scheme to earn some extra money, Rose Brady goes undercover as an assistant to the mayor. Her job is to find out if the mayor is cheating on his wife, but one mystery leads to another, and nothing goes according to plan for this quirky mother of two. And then Boone shows up, who is an actual private investigator, or so he says...
One of a Kind
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014 by Ilori Press Books LLC. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Amber thinks she knows a good man, but when she starts an affair she learns that not everything in her life is what it seems. This story and four others are included in the collection "Domestic Disturbance"
A Recording
Price: Free! Words: 780. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
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A short story about a man desperate to find a recording.
Neutrality
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,150. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Casey Turner’s Family Court case goes south due to the murder of a husband, it leaves a woman in custody and a child’s safety in the balance. What's a neutral Family Court Counselor to do? Karen L. Abrahamson draws on years working in Family Court to create this mystery of divorce and the crime it can evoke. This story was previously published in the Anthology Fiction River: Crime.
Sanditon Investigations of the Reverend Lyle Thorne
Series: Reverend Lyle Thorne Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,130. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Yet again, Reverend Lyle Thorne is called upon to aid among others... the local Constabulary and the Archbishop of Canterbury. He must pit his wits against those who would try to avoid justice and bring to a satisfying conclusion a Civil War murder over 200 years old. Five stories await your perusal. Can you find the clues that will lead you to the criminals/ murderers?
Disillusioned
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Disillusioned gives insight into how people can be destroyed by bad decisions, changing them forever. The characters appeared in Unidentified Person in Italy. The main character was kidnapped by a person believed to be a serial killer. The kidnapper writes a journal to explain his actions hoping to convince her to return to help him. Will her return set him free? What effect will it have on her?
Unidentified Person In Italy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,400. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Leslie Lotton attends summer school in Italy. Students live in a beautiful villa whose owners hold dark secrets. She is confronted with a roommate involved a drug ring, then stalked, kidnapped, escapes and leaves Italy. The Italian police arrest a suspected serial killer who was possibly her captor. The police request she return to assist them. Will her return free a guilty or innocent man?
Follow the Palm
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,590. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
The ninth Charlotte Diamond mystery finds retired FBI senior agent Charlotte Diamond contemplating too many coincidences in what should be two separate mysteries. The mysteries start with two murders and the uncovering of a illegal drug distribution ring in what should be a bucolic, out-of-the-way place, the Curtain Call movie folks retirement community in Hopewell on the Choptank in Maryland.
Emerging College Sex Rules
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,410. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When does sex become rape? This is the central question that arises when retired cop Jack McNamara's investigation of a missing student takes him through a college campus, its dorms, and the minds of its sexually active students.
Vérvonal
You set the price! Words: 30,240. Language: Hungarian. Published: August 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Minden utazó bejárja önmagát, és minden kereső a saját mélyében rejtőzőre is bukkan egy kicsit. Ám van, akinek az útját egyik oldalról összemarcangolt emberek és megnyomorított életek, a másik oldalról különös alakok szegélyezik. Rocco izgalmas történetét nem könnyű skatulyákba sorolni, mert joggal viselheti a "lélektani", a "thriller" és az "útleírás" címkéket is.
Hid Wounded Reb
Series: Somerset, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,840. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Kelly is haunted by the mysterious involvement of her landlord’s ancestor with a wounded soldier in 1863, while her boyfriend researches the unsolved murder of an unidentified horseman in that same Kentucky community a few years after the Civil War. As Kelly and Mitch assist each other’s research, tantalizing discoveries seem to connect their subjects.
The Barefoot Stiff
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Depression-era private eye Maggie Sullivan wields a .38 as skillfully as an emery board. She’s drawn into a stranger’s murder, follows a lead the police laugh off, and confronts a killer in this **short story** featuring characters from the author's series of mystery novels. See why fans have dubbed Maggie "Sam Spade in a skirt."
The Best Of Justice Security Volume 1 - A Three-In-One Omnibus
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 150,460. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The first three exciting novels in the Justice Security series in one volume! Includes: "Mama Told Me Not To Come" "Jackie Blue" and "Wake Me Up Before You Go-Go"
Heist
Series: The Hunted Hearts. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,930. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
LESSON#1: DON'T FALL FOR THE MARK. Ellie Phillips doesn’t want to go to university. She wants to keep running cons with her father and her brother Jimmy, just like she always has. When she strikes a deal with her dad to run the perfect heist, she bets her future on the result.
Treated as Murder
Series: Edith Horton Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Set in 1931, Edith Horton is a former VAD who finds herself not only struggling with her inner demons, but with the presence of evil in her village in the Yorkshire Dales. Her brother is suspected of murdering an elderly wealthy widow, and sins of the past have echoes in her life and the lives of those close to her.
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
A Ghost of a Chance - A Dan Rhodes Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,020. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In this tenth installment of the Sheriff Dan Rhodes series, the Blacklin County Texas law enforcer is back to solve even more mysteries. No one at the jailhouse is laughing. Not only is the jailhouse itself rumored to be haunted, but a mysterious corpse is found in an open grave in the neighboring town. Rhodes uses his laid back sleuthing skills to find the answers to these puzzling events.
The Bug Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,720. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
There are several million different species of insects on the planet, but not all are welcome. A number are found in homes and can be eliminated by pest control companies. This story deals with a different type of pest, men that abuse women. The Bug Man, Walter Walthorpe, deals with both six-legged and two-legged varieties and has some very different ideas on how to eliminate them .....