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The First Look
Price: Free! Words: 4,980. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
Three years after chasing a mystery that his parents safeguarded him from, Sean Davis is responsible for recruiting soldiers into the military. Despite this, he can't ignore the plan the Council has in place for the new nation. In the midst of his attempt to jeopardize it, he meets the one person that he can't allow to be impacted.
Перчатки Для Скворца
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Russian. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » New adult
Весна известна грязью. Для меня же той весной грязью стало все. Я входила в новый день, уже ничего не будет по-старому. Страх обернуться назад, вдруг проиграла, и зло захватило мою душу. Так и случилось — в мыслях не было ничего, кроме ненависти и ужаса. Есть ли грань между ценностью жизни и убийством? Желаемый результат всегда один: остаться в живых, заглянуть за грань, наступить на нее…
The Serpent's Game
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 122,120. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
THE SERPENT'S GAME by A.C. Frieden. A Jonathan Brooks Novel (2nd in series). "Frieden keeps the suspense high … in this gritty, complex and satisfying thriller." — Jamie Freveletti, author of Dead Asleep and Robert Ludlum's The Janus Reprisal.
In the Light of Day
Price: Free! Words: 37,130. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In the Light of Day is a collection of short stories with unexpected twists that will fill your mind with mystery and suspense. The stories will take you to the edge. How close will they take you? Read and see.
The Babbling Brook Naked Poker Club - Book One
Price: Free! Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
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A painting worth millions, valuables gone missing, a game that is more than a game. And that’s only the beginning as an elderly widow befriends a young woman and tries to prevent her from making the same mistakes she has made.
The King Is Dead (A Samantha Adams Mystery, #5)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,380. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Crime reporter Samantha Adams is working on a book called American Weird when her boyfriend, Harry Zack, persuades her to join him at a barbecue cookoff in Tupelo, Mississippi. Also driving toward Tupelo is Mary Ann McClanahan, who more or less killed her worthless third husband, Carlin. She's discovered Carlin was already married to a woman in Tupelo who'll collect his life insurance...
Policing for Profit
Series: Flynn & Levy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 40,590. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
NYPD Homicide Detective Frank Flynn once again teamed with former Internal Affairs Detective Christine Levy catches the call all homicide detectives hate most—a cop’s been killed. But as Flynn and Levy dig deeper, the investigation strains their partnership and puts them in the cross-hairs of some very dangerous people. All while a racially-charged city holds its breath—and waits.
Tranquility Denied
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,900. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
TRANQUILITY DENIED by A.C. Frieden. A Jonathan Brooks Novel (1st in series). "An intriguing tale of power, corruption and hidden truths …" — Dana Kaye, Crimespree Magazine.
Teaching Tara
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,210. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When a New York Senator's parents are murdered, Detective Tara Woods and her partner begins an investigation that leads them from murder to missing runaway teens to white slavery. Tara learns from a man who calls himself "Teach" the secrets that link the dangerous, gritty streets to the New York elite.
Cindy's Story
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,570. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After walking out on yet another convenience store job, Cindy needed to find herself a new job as quickly as possible. When her apartment manager tells her that his private investigator brother is looking for assistant. She jumps at the chance, but quickly finds that she's in for a lot more than she bargained for.
Now You CICA ME
Price: Free! Words: 920. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When it comes to violent crime, I’m certainly no expert.
Stabbed in Cherry Hills
Series: Cozy Cat Caper Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Marla Bradeen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Kat Harper wants nothing more than to forget about her disastrous job interview, but that's pretty hard to do when your interviewer turns up murdered. Now her search for a job has turned into a search for a killer. But Kat better watch her back, or she might just need her cats to come to her rescue once more.
Halloween in Cherry Hills
Series: Cozy Cat Caper Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,090. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Marla Bradeen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
Halloween has arrived in Cherry Hills, Washington—the worst time of the year for a black cat to go missing. But did Midnight sneak out, or was he kidnapped? It's up to Kat Harper to find out what really happened . . . before Midnight falls victim to the wrong person.
Strangled in Cherry Hills
Series: Cozy Cat Caper Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,180. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Marla Bradeen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Kat Harper isn't the only one with a knack for finding dead bodies. This time she's led to the scene of the crime by her adventurous cat, Matty. And if Kat can't figure out "whodunit" soon, it might just be up to Matty to save her from becoming the killer's next murder victim.
Shot in Cherry Hills
Series: Cozy Cat Caper Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 18,420. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Marla Bradeen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What starts off as a foster dog wellness check turns into a nightmare when Kat Harper discovers a dead body. But who would want to murder Eric Halstead? Kat's not sure, but Eric's orphaned tuxedo cat just might lead her to the killer.
Vanished in Cherry Hills
Series: Cozy Cat Caper Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,430. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Marla Bradeen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Kat Harper's mother disappeared from Cherry Hills thirty years ago, but Kat is determined to locate her. The question is where does she even begin to look, and will her cats Matty and Tom be able to help her solve the mystery this time?
Poisoned in Cherry Hills
Series: Cozy Cat Caper Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 20,050. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Marla Bradeen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Kat Harper has been looking forward to the Furry Friends Foster Families benefit dinner for weeks, never guessing it would come to a screeching halt when one of the guests ends up poisoned. Now the question she must answer is who would have wanted to murder Heidi Smith? Kat has a few suspects in mind, but before long her cats Matty and Tom are making her question everything about the case.
Framed in Cherry Hills
Series: Cozy Cat Caper Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 19,890. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Marla Bradeen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Kat Harper doesn't expect her first meeting with the Furry Friends Foster Families nonprofit organization to kick off with the mysterious absence of another member. But it soon becomes clear why Willow Wu is a no-show; she's been arrested for a crime that nobody can believe. Now, with a little help from her cat Matty, Kat has to figure out who is framing Willow and why.
Requiem for Immortals
Series: The Law Game. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: Australian English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Requiem is a brilliant cellist with a secret. The dispassionate assassin has made an art form out of killing Australia's underworld figures without a thought. One day she‘s hired to kill a sweet and unassuming innocent. Requiem can’t work out why anyone would want her dead—and why she should even care. Book One in The Law Game series is a dark lesbian thriller with plenty of twists in its tale..
Archer Securities
Series: The Law Game. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Laila Hollister is called in to investigate losses at Archer Securities, a multi-national conglomerate. As Laila’s investigation concludes, it looks like Trinity Washington will be caught with her hand in the corporate cookie jar. Or will Laila realize who the real criminal is before it’s too late?