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The Outlier #1: Beepers
Series: The Outlier, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 7,340. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Dillon Sharif was the world's greatest big-data detective. It helped to be the handsome grandson of the billionaire founders of the AllDat Corporation - legal owners of all the world's information - but would it be advantage enough to solve the riddle of those invisible things that go beep in the night? Dillon was going to need every bit of his trusty assistants' assistance on this one.
Dead Wrong: A Dakota Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,560. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The trucker who’d hit a Wrong Way sign lay hunched over the wheels of his semi—with his brains blown to bits, a revolver in his hand. When Sheriff Karen Mehaffey and Detective Marek Okerlund are called in, they’re ready to wrap up the case. Suicide. But it all goes wrong when the pathologist rules the gunshot wasn’t self-inflicted. So was it homicide—or a twisted form of assisted suicide?
Ruby Red
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,260. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
RUBY RED is a fast-paced mystery thriller with surprising plot twists, dry wit and disturbing ideas. Meet Albert Einstein, travel to Ellis Island, and add the MOTF to your list of things that give you nightmares! Book 5 in The Serena Wilcox Mysteries
Charles In Charge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 15,090. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Charles McElroy avenges his parents´ deaths after a con man takes everything they have
Spiked
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,410. Language: Australian English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Volume 3 in the Bush Capital Series. Canberra political correspondent Paul Ryder is chasing a story that will blow the doors off a federal election campaign. Trained killers, spies, hardened political operators and his mother-in-law are desperately trying to stop him. However, maybe this time, fame and fortune will land in his lap.
Just Cause Wrong Target
Price: Free! Words: 101,960. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In this second book of the series, TA returns to the Philippines to clarify what happened 12 months previous when he became a pawn in a national armed uprising. After meeting his saviour on his earlier misadventure, he journeys south. There, mistaken for a rich businessman, he is kidnapped. The businessman is intent on recovering gold buried by his grandfather during the Japanese occupation.
Paper Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,120. Language: Australian English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Volume 2 of the Bush Capital Series. A Cabinet Minister is murdered, Parliament House is in uproar and political newshound Paul Ryder is trying to sleep with a sexy TV reporter. Soon he’s chasing the scoop of a lifetime and ventures into a dark world where his press pass won't protect him. Can he get the scoop? Can he bed the reporter? Or will he wind up dead? A fast-paced comic crime novel.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Four
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,970. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
There are still more questions than answers in the tiny village of Dunverton, but in the case of the demise of Charlotte Whitegate, things are coming to a head. Look for the next episode on March 21, 2014
The Outlander
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A promise to his lover leads David Stone into an arrangement he wishes he had never made.
Caecilius Rex The Anthology Edition
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 139,940. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
K.C. Finn’s acclaimed detective series is collected here for the very first time, telling the complete and unabridged story of detective Caecilius Rex: a young man with a dark past caught up in a world of murder and toxicity. This edition includes the novellas: The Atomic Circus, Counterclockwise, The Face, Lachrymosa
Lachrymosa
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,280. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
"Their plan is set and it is simple: hold out for as long as possible and try not to die." In this, the final instalment in the Caecilius Rex saga, the young detective and his ally Kendra Nai return to her home base at Lachrymosa: the location that promises to shed light on the workings of the evil crime magnate The Face.
Fish Kicker
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 44,630. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Against the landscape of Alaska, a solitary woman eludes a murderer, confronts her inner demons and regains custody of her daughter.
Crooked House
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: Australian English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Volume 1 in the Bush Capital Series. Canberra political reporter Paul Ryder gets the sack again, this time for sleeping with the wrong woman. He’s forced to become the national political correspondent for a tiny Tasmanian paper with a dwindling circulation. Only a huge story will save his career. Too bad he lives in the world’s most boring city. All seems lost, until murder comes to town...
Devilish, Devious, and Deadly with One Bite - A Lilly M. Mystery
Series: Lilly M Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,470. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Rescue ex fiancé, Jake Kline. Save pastry chef, Audrey Willow. That’s the plan. Mystery author, Lilly Millenovanovich finds herself up to her ears in mayhem and mischief in this latest caper. Lilly’s life moves from hometown Barton, Ohio to the Gulf coast of Florida to solve a crime or two, but not alone. Family members add to the fun while old friends and enemies manage to complicate matters.
A Countdown to Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,240. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Susan Miles is nosy. When she’s not keeping tabs on her neighbors at her New York City apartment building, she’s badgering the doormen for more information. With a tip from Jose, her favorite doorman, Susan is unwittingly drawn into a sinister murder plot that leaves one resident dead.
Busting God
Price: Free! Words: 6,240. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Short story, 15 pages. Aging undercover narcotics agent Michael O'Neill is fighting back the years. Pumping iron, practising karate with the best, running miles every day so that he can stay in the field. He is sent to the north coast of New South Wales, Australia, along with his Vietnam buddy Baby Johnson to bust a heroin dealer everyone up there calls 'God'. 5,500 words.
Calamity Jayne and the Hijinks on the High Seas (Calamity Jayne book #6)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,880. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What's a blonde pirate always looking for, even though it's right behind her? Her booty. Tressa's barely got her sea legs on a lo-cal "biggest loser" cruise, when a dastardly murder plot bobs to the surface that only she can solve.
Leaving Lottawatah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,200. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Leaving Lottawatah by Evelyn David is the 11th book in the Brianna Sullivan Mysteries series.The happily engaged couple of Brianna Sullivan and Cooper Jackson are anything but. Angry words set Psychic Brianna and Leon, her bulldog companion, off on a road trip, but it's hard to run away from home if everyone wants to come with you. Complications ensue when a serial killer crosses their path.
When Push Comes To Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,800. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tommi Poag, dumped by her lawyer husband after 33 years of marriage, works in an insurance office where she meets Nina Sellars who’s come to transfer her husband’s million dollar policy from California to Oak Ridge NC where they now live. The two women discover that Tommi’s ex-husband is a first cousin to Nina’s father Frank, but neither woman knows why the men have not spoken to each other in...
Spirit Of The Season
Series: Foxglove Corners Mystery Series, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,620. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s Christmastime in Foxglove Corners where danger mixes with holiday cheer. A skater who fell through the ice fifty years ago returns to haunt the lake where she died. Meanwhile, a woman trips over a reindeer dog toy left on a step and falls to her death. Her friend spreads a rumor that the collie, Gemini, plotted her owner’s death. As Jennet Ferguson attempts to create the perfect Christmas-