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Deaths of Jocasta
Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,310. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Micky Knight, a hard-hitting, tough-talking dyke detective, has been hired to provide security for a party at an old country mansion. It should be easy—a perfect spring evening, mild weather, and women everywhere. Suddenly another woman shows up—brutally murdered, left to die in the surrounding woods. The police find a prime suspect when the body of yet another victim is found in the clinic of Dr.
World Beat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,180. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Set in Zaire and the Republic of Congo, The World Beat evokes modern Africa with a realism that few writers achieve. At loose ends, series hero Roberts takes an assignment from Lloyds of London to deliver ransom for Elyse Revelle, a Belgian mining company doctor who has been kidnapped, presumably be separatists or terrorists.
Snake Eyes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Someone is maiming the horses of rancher Jules Reynard and Mitch Roberts is hired to put a stop to the mayhem. But the blind Reynard is also a nightclub owner with a dangerous and beautiful young wife. Snake Eyes is a recipient of the Best Paper Back Novel, Private Eye Writers of America.
Samedi's Knapsack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The hypnotic and gritty ninth Mitch Roberts Crime Novel. After a long stay abroad and a love affair that fell apart, Mitch Roberts is headed home. But Roberts has no chance to return to an uneventful life. A beautiful flight attendant suggests he meet her for a drink at her favorite bar in Miami.
Rude Boys
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While living in London, Roberts does “off the books” work for a lawyer named Hillary Root. When Root’s half-brother is murdered in a London hospital bed, Roberts must travel to Kingston, Jamaica to find the murderer.
A Penny for the Old Guy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While in London attending a veterans convention, Roberts visits his war-time romance Amanda. When Amanda’s young son is drowned in the River Cam in Cambridge, Roberts goes to work. But, surprisingly, the mystery takes Roberts to Amsterdam where political intrigue complicates the case.
Muscle and Blood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A car bomb kills the woman Roberts has been hired to protect against threats. The trail of clues leads Roberts to Reno and a casino and brothel run by gangsters who have left a trail of murder that leads back to Wichita.
One More Puff: A Mystery Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lifelong friends, Jimmy and Bobby come to the big city to live their dreams, only to share the pain of failure on the streets. Yet despite it all, they have their friendship. Until the cigarettes do Bobby in. Or do they? Unconvinced, Jimmy searches for answers and then justice to avenge Bobby’s one final puff. Wanna light?
The New Du Rose Matriarch
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,700. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Motherhood at forty-five is not quite what Hana Du Rose expected and she feels disappointed in herself. Her previous stalker is behind bars but another danger is getting ready to stretch its wicked fingers and make her life unbearable. Who is the handsome man in the black Mercedes and why is he intent on punishing Hana? Why is it that she can't ask her husband for help this time?
Hot Summer, Cold Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wichita private detective Mitch Roberts is asked by a distraught father to find his son. The search leads Roberts into a dead-end of drug dealing and crooked cops, not to mention the dangerous Carlotta Granger, daughter of a police captain.
Disheveled City
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One cold winter a woman is found dead on her kitchen floor. Unfortunately, detective Mitch Roberts had once had a brief affair with the woman and becomes the prime suspect in a murder investigation.
Cold Cash
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,630. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a young unmarried mom finds her baby kidnapped, Roberts uncovers a dangerous illegal adoption ring run by one of Wichita’s notorious gang figures.
Bonepile
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,020. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young girl in a small town wants Mitch Roberts to free her brother on death row.
The Merch
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,040. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the genteel heart of Charleston, SC, a secret buried for forty-four years, is resurrected with dire implications for all concerned.The Merch is a taut, viscerally acute mystery set in 1970, when the Holy City known to modern day tourists and romantics was the best kept secret in America and The Merchant Seaman’s Club was the hottest nightclub on the east coast.
Blood Sports: The Second Mathewson Media Novel
Series: Anna Harris Novels, Book 2 ยท Anna Harris, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Snarky, ill-tempered and alone: Anna Harris kills for money. Weightier pay cheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills. All in a day’s work for an assassin. She heads for Spain. Beating sun. Blue skies. Fresh lime juice. What could possibly go wrong? A twisting, turning story which proves that you can run from your problems but they will always find you.
After The Rising & Before The Fall: Two-Books-In-One
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 179,420. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
After The Rising & Before The Fall is a sweeping, multigenerational tale set in 1920s and 1990s Ireland and 1980s San Francisco.
The Universal Donor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Universal Donor is a fiction, amateur sleuth mystery set in the medical diagnostics arena. Young adult & adult.
Death in Cedar Canyon
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,760. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014 by Rosstrum Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A story of intrigue, drug running, greed and murder unwinds as everyone Jim Neven cares about is put in danger. Following the success of Timberline and Pursuit, Bernie Ziegner weaves another tale of the modern American west.
Smoko At East Seaham
Price: Free! Words: 17,950. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
'Smoko At East Seaham' by Ken Blowers, is the fourth in a series of delightful collections of light-hearted short stories. The nine short stories are just the right ‘bite size morsels’ to have during ‘Smoko’. Take a break with a cup of your favourite beverage and lift your day with a scone and a laugh or two.
The Eulogist
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,390. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Charlie Sandors is a peculiar man with an even more peculiar hobby of attending funerals and delivering eulogies for people he doesn't know. He likes being part of the crowd of grieving souls: always accepted, no questions asked. His hobby is odd but innocent, or at least he thinks so until the charade makes him a target for murder.