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Send in the Clowns (A Jason Thornhill Story)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
THE BIG BANG THEORY meets OCEAN'S ELEVEN Jason and friends may be on to a major score. A crooked attorney's warehouse full of stolen merchandise is an attractive target, but no job is as easy as it looks. The wisecracking, pop culture-obsessed crew will need to scramble if they want get away with the swag. And stay out of jail. Send in the Clowns is a short story. Approximate length: 9000 words
The Adventure of the Blue Belt Buckle - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A young street urchin discovers a beautiful belt buckle under a bush in Hyde Park. He brings it to Sherlock Holmes. It leads to the murder of an American Indian artist and then the Crown Jewels themselves are at risk. Once again Sherlock Holmes must match wits with Professor Moriarty to prevent a monstrous crime from taking place.
Sherlock Holmes and The Angel's Trumpet
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Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 12,020. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Holmes and Watson become involved in the very early days of flying when guests of the wife of a French flyer fall ill at a society tea party. A fearful crash landing, an injured pilot and a sketchbook full of secrets gives Holmes the ideal opportunity to investigate further. Watson is reminded of his Army days in India and Holmes has his suspicions but he must act quickly to prevent a scandal.
Sherlock Holmes and The Second Key
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Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A grieving widow seeks the help of Holmes and Watson after an explosion at Liverpool Street Station. Holmes uses the wonders of Edwardian medicine to help him defuse a second bomb which he suspects to be the work of Julia Moriarty. Holmes uses his skills to entice Moriarty from her lair... but with tragic results. The British Nation is saved from embarrassment by Holmes...but at what cost?
The Man Who was Twisted but Hip - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is 1897 and France is torn apart by The Dreyfus Affair. Westminster needs help from Sherlock Holmes to make sure that the evil tide of anti-Semitism that has engulfed France will not spread. A young officer in the Foreign Office suddenly resigns from his post and enters the theater. His wife calls for help from Sherlock Holmes. He and his troop are off to Paris to help the Dreyfusards.
Bronx Bound
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,000. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The year is 1988 and reporter Matt Brady of The Bronx Ledger is trying hard to get out of both his native borough and the dead-end job he’s stuck in, writing for a weekly newspaper. When he’s sent to cover what he thinks will be just another fatal shooting in the murder-plagued city, he’s as surprised as the detectives on the scene to find out he knows the corpse...
Dead As A Doornail
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,190. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"When The Fat Ladies Sing" cozy mystery series, Book 3--All the girls have to do is nail the killer, find the missing money, save their beauty shop, and rescue the little town of Wachita before Lovita walks down the aisle. Can two big bodaciously beautiful women do it? Piece of cake.
Don't Tell Presley!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,030. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Presley French is young, beautiful, and someone wants her dead. Someone else—her former English teacher—wants to physically assault her. Someone else—the FBI—wants to interrogate her. Someone else—Dani Ripper—wants to protect her, but can’t decide if Presley is insane, or just crazy. Now Dani contacts someone else—Donovan Creed—who refuses to get involved unless Dani agrees to own him a favor.
The Sign of the Third - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Fifteen hundred years ago the courageous Princess Hemamali smuggled the sacred tooth of the Buddha into Ceylon. Since that time it has never left the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, where it has been guarded and worshiped by the faithful. Now, for the first time, it is being brought to London to be part of a magnificent exhibit at the British Museum. But what if something were to happen to it?
The Mystery at Sag Bridge
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 111,750. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015 by Amika Press. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Cora Tozzi is a retired businesswoman who, after nursing her mother through her final illness, wishes only for a peaceful orderly world in her suburban Chicago home. When an angry spirit begins to leave cryptic messages on her computer and threatens those around her, Cora is forced to dig into the town’s notorious past to uncover secrets that will free the bonds that tie her and the spirit.
A Sandal from East Anglia - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Archeological excavations at the ruined Abbey of St. Edmund unearth a sealed canister. In it is a document that could change the course of the British Empire and all of Christendom. Some evil young men are prepared to steal and murder to keep its contents from ever becoming known. A beautiful young nun, who bests Sherlock Holmes, is determined to use it to help the women of the world.
Snarky Park - A Bertie Mallowan Mystery
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 56,640. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Riverdale Avenue Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Reporter Bertie Mallowan has a knack for finding trouble...or it that trouble has knack for finding her? Whatever, she's still reeling from being laid off from her job when she lands a job as a society columnist at a newspaper owned by multimillionaire Dillard Johnson--known as "The Big Johnson" among his employees. His friend, environmental activist Rowley Poke, is murdered at a party.
A Time to Love in Tehran
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,810. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Before there was a revolution, there was a time to love in Tehran.
Rich Man, Dead Man - 2nd book in the Tanner & Thibodaux Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,960. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A rich man, his dead son, two private detectives who believe in justice and an underworld that grants any request of a wealthy murdering businessman. But when Tanner and Thibodaux learn the murderers darkest personal secrets, they can't allow him to go unpunished.
Homicide in Black & White - Book One of the Tanner & Thibodaux Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,380. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Tanner and Thibodaux turn the justice system upside down to ensure that the death of a young girl in a small town doesn't go unpunished. Their adversary? One of the wealthiest men in central Texas.
A Conspiracy in Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective Dan Cunningham hunts a madman. A very powerful and diabolical madman, known only as Dr. Oblique, who leaves an endless trail of bodies in his wake. Officially, Dr. Oblique doesn't exist, but forces in the government know who he is and what he's after: a military experiment by the name of Elliot whose blood may be the end to disease---or the perfect weapon.
Minotaur's Labyrinth - A Tale of Revolution
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A tale of the political maturation of an important 20th century gamechanger, beginning with Napoleon's impact on his revolutionary origins to his death as an artist victim of a state heist.
Ghoulishous
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Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 37,890. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Eddie Dorvek is a young, semi-aimless, and mostly normal guy. Sure, Eddie has grown up in an slightly odd little community with some unusual dietary restrictions, but otherwise, he has a loving family, a couple of good friends, and a favourite pub. Unfortunately, Eddie also has a nose for blood that is going to land him with a gutload of trouble.
From New York to the Smokies: A Collection of Sam Jenkins Mysteries
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,840. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Five mysteries spanning more than four decades in the life of career police officer Sam Jenkins.
Cozy Crime Fiction Series
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Books 1 and 2 of the Cozy Crime Fiction Series. Bounty, the prequel, is all about money, murder, and a prized estate called Bounty. The sequel, Busted, is about mistaken identity, money, and murder.