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Death Goes to School by Mary Edward
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,200. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a teenage pupil disappears after a school trip, Sarah Blane, her English teacher, in Fruin High in the west of Scotland, is horribly reminded of the time twenty-five years before, when her sister Ruth disappeared in similar circumstances in Edinburgh. And when Rubina is found murdered, Sarah has to confront the possibility that her sister may also have met a violent end,
Murder Sets Sail by Paul J Stam
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,560. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Chris doesn’t know when he charters his sail boat, the AHWANAH, to George Harris for a three-month cruise to Tahiti and other South Pacific islands that George plans to high-jack his boat. George needs the boat to rendezvous with a sailboat out of Hong Kong carrying a hundred kilos of China White.
Where the Bodies Are by L.V. Gaudet
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,130. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.00 from 1 review)
A young woman is found discarded with the trash, brutally beaten and left for dead. More bodies begin to appear, left where they are sure to be found and cause a media frenzy. The killer’s reality blurs between past and present with a compulsion driven by a dark secret locked in a fractured mind. Overcome by a blind rage that leaves him wallowing in remorse with the bodies of victim after victim.
See Dick Run by Debra Lee
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,870. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A dead son A tortured soul A murder to solve Out of his mind with grief from the tragic death of his young son, Dick Jones is determined to permanently end his misery. He's a second away from putting a bullet in his head when fate or the devil herself intervenes.
Played to Death: A Scott Drayco Mystery by BV Lawson
Series: Scott Drayco, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 87,450. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller(5.00 from 1 review)
When crime consultant Scott Drayco is bequeathed a rundown Opera House in a down-on-its-luck seaside village, his hopes for a quick sale are dashed after a client is murdered in the Opera House—the letter “G” mockingly carved into his chest. Drayco must untangle a web of jealousy and betrayal reaching into the darkest days of history before tensions in town explode and he becomes the next victim.
Wanderers by Matthew Moseman
Price: $7.50 USD. Words: 55,920. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In pre WWII New York, a missing spouse should be just another case for PI Marcus Tennant. But he quickly learns that not all is as it seems when the government and the mob take interest as well. He soon finds himself entangled with religious zealots and would-be freedom fighters all out to save mankind from an invasion and the end of the world.
Bawling Sugar Soul (Tenebrous Chronicles/Miki Radicci Book 5) by M.E. Purfield
Series: Miki Radicci. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,340. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Miki Radicci has helped bring a few killers to justice and made a few enemies the last few months. But which one has it out to frame her for murder.
Maelstrom: The Downing of Eagle21 by Richard
You set the price! Words: 29,520. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(4.00 from 3 reviews)
INTERPOL Switzerland: 30year veteran Chief Inspector runs into much more intrigue than he expected trying to solve the high profile crash of the VIP flight Eagle21, that threatens his belief's and his team of investigators lives.
Crossing Carol by Jennifer L. Davidson
Series: Kody Burkoff Mystery Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,640. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A missing person. A flawed relationship. A buried secret. Ghostwriter Kody Burkoff vows to help her newest client, Evelyn, create a memoir, until the conversations go awry and a horrific secret can no longer be kept at bay. Kody’s curiosity and Evelyn’s refusal to back down to her past and relinquish control of her future combine to reveal more than the missing person’s ultimate destination.
Highest Moral Standards by BF Ulrich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: American English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Written in a similar crime-type genre as John Grisham, this book tells the story of a young engineer who gets caught up in a harrowing world that he never imagined. Young Harry graduates engineering school, and with his brand-new diploma fresh in hand, he starts working at an engineering design firm in Albuquerque. Trouble begins right away when stories surface of the death of Harry's predecessor.
The Bullcatcher by Stephen Johnson
Price: Free! Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A Detective Jack Miller Short Story A bushfire has swept through the Coomalie Shire in the Northern Territory leaving a path of destruction. Working round the clock, Detective Jack Miller and Forensics Technician Kate Bowen investigate any deaths that have occured in a race against time to save vital evidence.
Codename: Spring-Heeled Jack by Uberto Ceretoli
Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: Italian. Published: July 11, 2014 by DunwichEdizioni. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Una creatura terrorizza le notti londinesi, assalendo e deturpando inermi fanciulle. Non si tratta di un mostro ma di un ingegnoso atleta con un forte sdoppiamento della personalità. Un pazzo che oggi, 17 ottobre 1886, è fuggito dalla cella dove era rinchiuso.
Trust Me by Nora LeDuc
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Betrayed by the men she loved and condemned by the media as an embezzler, financial advisor Ela Danforth seeks sanctuary in the small town of Rockypoint, New Hampshire, where she believes her world will return to normal, until a mysterious stalker threatens her refuge, just as a charming lawyer, Nash McCain, enters her life.
No Working Title by Andrew Girle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,480. Language: Australian English. Published: July 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Truth might be deadlier than fiction, but how do you tell them apart? When a cop decides to write a crime story, his life spirals out of control. Yet his hero investigates a corpse, a killer brunette and blackmail through the streets of Brisbane. Fast talking will only take a guy so far and when the line between truth and fiction blur, identifying who's the real hero becomes difficult.
Death Benefits by Ed Teja
Series: A Martin Billings Story, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
It's hard to close a business deal when you can't find the person who is supposed to sign the papers. In fact, all Martin Billings can find is the man's sailboat, and it's burning on a Venezuelan beach. A mysterious woman and an ex British spy seem interested in finding the man too, but why? Martin needs some answers, and preferably before Ugly Bill gets too tired of him playing detective.
Honey Trap by Angus McLean
Series: Chase Investigations, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A honey trap gone wrong. A violent stalker in the shadows. A mysterious past. It all adds up to a tough case for the private eyes of Chase Investigations.
Saving the Queen of Diamonds by Susan Schreyer
Series: Thea Campbell Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Paul and Thea suspect his ex-wife has been set up to take the rap for murdering a jewelry courier, but the only sure place their investigation is taking them is straight into a quagmire of lies and deceptions from dirty-dealing family members, uncooperative law enforcement and a devious criminal.
C.C. LaVOIX'S TRUTH BASED on FICTION by B G Evans
Series: From The Lion's Voice: A Trilogy of Sorts, Book I. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,120. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
"Your ploy had nothing to do with trying to show yourselves as true writers or even distorting my stories into becoming one of the fastest-selling books in history with numbers sold nearing a hundred million…the masterpiece you were expecting—the perfect cyber crime of the 21st century." By all means, don't give E.L. James too much credit.
Poisoned For Revenge: A Case for Kitty McGee by Ashley Mangin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Hottest Lady Shamus in 1920s Hot Springs returns! Kitty McGee continues to find life harder than she wants it to be. Hired by a bootlegger accused of poisoning his own hooch, Kitty goes head to head with the police, gangsters, and a relentless lady reporter.