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Death by Deceit (Book #5 in the Caribbean Murder series)
Series: Caribbean Murder, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 60,390. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Cindy and Mattheus, finally together, prepare to take time off and live together—when a stunning upset in their relationship tears them apart. Cindy flies home to New York, resigned to never work as a detective—and never see Mattheus—again. And then a shocking phone call comes out of the blue: it is Mattheus. A new body has turned up. Cindy at first refuses—until he tells her who it is: his wife.
Blood Money - The Collected Placido Geist Bounty Hunter Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Simon Straw smiled. It was a disarming smile, almost apologetic. It wasn’t meant to give insult. His stance was relaxed, practically nerveless, none of his muscles tensed, his hands at his sides, the elbows slightly bent, like a man ready to pick up a glass. His gun was worn high on the hip, a .44 Remington single-action. “I’m here for you, old man,” he said to Placido Geist.
The Karma of King Harald
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,210. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After his business tanks and his wife leaves him for a Pilates coach, Andy Skyberg flees the big city for the peace and quiet of his hometown. All he wants is a decent job, a steady girlfriend, and one loyal dog. But fate has something else in store for him, when his big mutt King Harald starts sniffing out crime. It falls to Andy to channel his inner sleuth and try not to get killed.
The Fregoli Delusion
Series: Donaghue and Stainer Crime Novels, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,180. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When billionaire H.J. Jarrett is shot to death on a bike path in prestigious Granger Park, the killer is seen running away by a man who is apparently in the right place at the right time. However, Lieutenant Hank Donaghue and Detective Karen Stainer discover to their dismay that their only eyewitness suffers from a rare psychotic disorder that makes his testimony useless!
Under Suspicion - The Legend of D.B. Cooper
Series: The Legend of D.B. Cooper, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 151,010. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Two men on the same side of the law-with two different objectives. While investigating the same case, the situation turns deadly. Jim Harper is a small town sheriff determined to protect his community. Alan Bradley is a hard driving, big city Special Agent of the Drug Enforcement Agency. The two clash during an investigation involving the legendary D.B. Cooper. Who will find the truth first?
The Blackberry Way Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,670. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Why would Chief Inspector Robert Casey suddenly announce his retirement? He had constantly told his colleagues that too much experience was being wasted in the pursuit of budget cuts. What two events separated by almost thirty years had caused him to arrive at his decision?
Lacing Up For Murder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,280. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 by Sky Warrior Book Publishing/ Sky Warrior Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Running a Resort Hotel Can Be Murder Glenna McLain has her hands full at the Whistling River Lodge with dastardly ducks, misbehaving poodles, a kleptomaniac guest, and a lacing convention. So when she discovers her ex-husband floating in a pond on the golf course, her week goes from bad to worse when she becomes the prime murder suspect.
Last Writes (Ghostwriter Mystery 3)
Series: Ghostwriter Mystery, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 86,040. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Gutsy ghostwriter Roxy Parker is back, and this time it's personal. Someone is killing best-selling authors and the evidence points firmly at Roxy's agent, Oliver. But she’s not convinced. With the help of seductive reporter David Lone, Roxy tries to hunt down the killer before she becomes the hunted—little does she know, a ghostwriter is next on the hit list! Will this be Roxy's last writes?
Gone In a Minute
Series: Sheriff Daniel Barrett, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,830. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.00 from 1 review)
Rumors on a social media website fan the flames of suspicion and anger when a young woman is abducted while on her way to school. Sheriff Daniel Barrett realizes he is must find her before the unthinkable happens.
Carruthers' Demise
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Renowned writer Chelsey Carruthers' last book has fallen flat. Her literary agent husband, Martin, takes her away for a break, But things do not go according to plan ...
Life Changes
Series: Anna Simons Series, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,480. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Anna Simons has worked hard to rebuild her life after the death of her husband. But unforeseen complications make moving forward difficult. Add a serial rapist in the mix and she finds herself again in peril and facing a lofty decision- does a person's actions now negate the good they have done in their past?
Lifespark
Series: Anna Simons Series, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,200. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Anna Simons has a gift to heal with a touch. But for the two most important people in her life, her gift fails her. When tragedy strikes, she must begin to rebuild her life and her confidence in her healing. But as is so often the case, nothing ever comes easy. And failure this time can have significant implications, including losing her own life.
Glacier Lake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The state marshal discovers the body of a young American Indian girl in a remote high-country cabin at Glacier Lake. The marshal is led to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and a white man who is a wannabe Indian. One of the issues there is that this man has a prior record, the use of alcohol, drugs and even prostitution. The state marshal devises a plan and a sting in order to bring justice.
Hornet's Nest
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 91,670. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Hornet's Nest" recounts how a state marshall solves a convoluted murder in the death of a wealthy rancher/casino developer. He investigates as to the who and why regarding the killer. With the help of his friend, a retired Navy SEAL, clues are collected and a sting is set. A surprising conclusion as to who the killer is, comes to light as a masterful plan is put into place for justice.
The Gostynin Shul
Price: Free! Words: 75,200. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The Gostynin Shul - A Yiddish history mystery. A Yiddish historian finds herself fending off an enraged Hasidic group intent on preserving its reputation, and a Boston society matron desperate to preserve her family's wealth and status.
Evil Ways
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,840. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This re-release edition of Evil Ways by Author Bobby Nash kicks off the beginning of a new series of suspense thrillers starring FBI Special Agent Harold Palmer. It all starts here. Evil Ways was Bobby's first published novel. He is excited to have it once again in print. Currently, he is busy working on Harold Palmer’s next adventure, Evil Intent, to be published in 2013.
Be Mine
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,240. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A personal message written in human blood is left for crime reporter Molly Wilson at the murder scene of her boyfriend, San Francisco Homicide Inspector, Cliff Hooper. "Mofina continues his string of gripping, tense thrillers that explore the intricacies of crime reporting." - Orlando Sentinel.
Blood of Others
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,580. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The disappearance and ritualistic murder of a lonely San Francisco insurance clerk puts a relentless crime reporter and legendary homicide cop on separate tracks in their pursuit of a killer. The suspect lures solitary, vulnerable women out of their quiet worlds and into his nightmare as he races the clock and travels the globe searching for the one woman who will forgive the unforgiveable.
If Angels Fall
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,890. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Tom Reed is a crime reporter with The San Francisco Star, whose superb journalistic skills earned him a Pulitzer nomination. But years later Reed’s life is coming apart. His editor wants him fired. His wife has left him to wrestle with his demons. Alone, Reed is tormented by the fear he may have caused the suicide of an innocent man suspected of murdering a two-year-old girl.
Retribution and Revenge (Boone and Lucas Detective Series #1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,330. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A short story of approximately 14,330 words. In this first of the Ferguson Boone and Samantha Lucas Detective Series, Private Investigator Boone and Detective Sam Lucas team up to battle the murderous Trotter family. Full of hate, the Trotters will do anything to bring down the law and anyone who enforces it, using kidnapping and murder.