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The Tender Herb: A Murder in Mughal India by Lexie Conyngham
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,480. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1812 - Charles Murray is drawn to India to help an old servant. Going to the aid of one woman, he finds another and is pursued by a third. With imperial spies on the streets of Delhi, Murray must investigate the murder that brought him East, and redeem himself in his own eyes.
School Stinks! by Karen Dawn Blum
Series: Kate Baker and Friends, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,690. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As if sixth grade wasn't bad enough, seventh grade is made more challenging when Kate Baker's arch enemy moves into her neighborhood and tries to steal her friends.
Le notti buie dei Franchi by Duilio Chiarle
Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Anno Domini 781: nella cittá di Tours accadono misteriosi delitti.Qual è l'identità della prima vittima?Cosa si nasconde dietro agli omicidi?E chi è il misterioso investigatore?Una storia vera che sembra leggenda, con personaggi reali e una ambientazione accurata: il romanzo ha richiesto piú di due anni di lavoro e decine di volumi per la ricerca bibliografica necessaria.
Pennant Man by Daniel Wyatt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2014 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A mystery novel about the breaking of the color line in major league baseball in the mid-forties...
Good As You by B. A. Braxton
Series: Detective Rein Connery, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
It shouldn’t matter if you’re gay, lesbian, transgendered, or sexless, each and every one of us has a right to exist. And Detective Rein Connery is more than happy to spread that message around as he works to solve the senseless, brutal murder of Dr. Eunice Sabara, a lesbian microbiologist who just so happens to be the world’s only hope for a cure for the disease that’s ravishing the country.
Ghost Relics by Jonathan Moeller
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Caina Amalas is the Ghost circlemaster of Istarinmul, the leader of the Emperor's spies in the city. She is a master of stealth and disguise, and faces foes of terrible power. So when an ancient relic of necromantic sorcery is discovered, Caina must destroy it before it kills uncounted thousands of people. Starting with her...
Ghost in the Hunt by Jonathan Moeller
Series: Ghost Exile · The Ghosts. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,570. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
CAINA AMALAS is the Ghost circlemaster of Istarinmul, the leader of the Emperor's spies in the city. With the aid of mysterious allies, she fights to stop the sinister plans of the ruthless Grand Master Callatas. But Callatas has spent two centuries preparing to remake humanity, and he will exterminate any who dare to oppose him.
The Demands of the Dead by Justin Podur
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,600. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When two Mexican police are murdered in guerrilla territory in Chiapas, Mexico, a US firm close to the Mexican government is contracted to do an independent investigation. Mark Brown has his own ghosts and his own agenda, and has to work both sides to solve the case, in a place where any mistake could endanger lives - or reignite a war.
Папская булла by Игорь Афонский
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 47,620. Language: Russian. Published: August 26, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Долгожданное продолжение уникального фантастического романа-сериала о странном городке Местищево, наполненным новыми небоскребами, старой уютной архитектурой и сумасшедшими событиями, необыкновенными личностями, фантастическими мифическими и историческими персонажами одновременно. Где здесь реальность, а где вымысел – невозможно отличить, разделить, проградуировать. Герои исторически оправданы и к
Hollownton Homicide by Gretchen S. B.
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,630. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Homicide detective Anthony Hollownton thought he had seen it all until he and his partner, Rick Nelson, are called to a murder scene unlike any Tony has come across. There are no witnesses and none of the neighbors heard a thing. Once Tony starts to investigate the facts of the case become stranger and stranger. As the body count rises Tony is drawn into a world he did not know existed.
Mark Rollins' New Career and the Women's Health Club by Tom Collins
Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 50,720. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Against the backdrop of daily life in his fitness club for socially elite, wealthy women of Nashville, Tennessee, Mark Rollins investigates the disappearance of a club member's investment banker husband. The mystery reaches far beyond Nashville's city limits and puts Rollins and team in the gun sites of an organized criminal enterprise.
Murder Al Dente by Jennifer L. Hart
Series: Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,320. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
After a disastrous stint as a TV chef, Andy Buckland finds herself back home working in her family's southern pasta shop. But Andy's troubles multiply when she discovers a dead body at a catered party with the words "welcome home" written next to it. Is it a warning? A threat? Or a frame-up job? With the help of her over-the-top Italian family, Andy is determined to find out. Recipes included!
An Excerpt from Mortal End: A Simmering Pit of Jiggery Pokery: Chapters 1-6 by Toula Mavridou-Messer
Price: Free! Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mortal End is the old fashioned fairy-tale of intrigue, murder, cannibalism and incest that everyone is talking about. Ænus P. Wordsworth the arrogant, absinthe-drinking village rector plays detective attempting to discover just who the bones in the giant mound of burnt toffee belong to and how on earth they got there.
The Millionaire by Harv Sterriker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,050. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Stories in Verse, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A millionaire decides to give away some of his money. His plan is to hide it in the park somewhere. He watches as the characters search for the money throughout the story. Some of the characters include; a friendly lady, a boy, girl, handyman, monkey, and dog. Almost everyone is searching for the cash. As the characters are introduced the suspense grows. Who will find the hidden cash?
Twisted Key by Gary Showalter
Series: Terry Rankin, Book 3. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 89,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Terry Rankin's new client is living under a death sentence, and both her ex-husband and her father are anxious to see it carried out. She also has a daughter who is missing. Terry has to protect his client, find the daughter and stay alive. All at the same time. If only it were that easy...if only that was all there was to it...
Hog Valley by Gary Showalter
Series: Terry Rankin, Book 2. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 109,180. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bloody murder, kidnapping, illegal drugs and lots and lots of cash gone missing. It's all happening in Florida, and Terry Rankin is right in the middle of it. What could go wrong?
The Big Bend by Gary Showalter
Series: Terry Rankin, Book 1. Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 105,870. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Terry Rankin, sole proprietor of Rankin Personal Security Services in Orlando, Florida, accepts a private meeting with a potential client. Sheila Adamson is looking for a bodyguard to protect her from her abusive husband, but Rankin refuses to take the job until she begins divorce proceedings. Moments later, Mrs. Adamson is dead and Rankin is buried beneath the rubble of his house.
Death Works at Night: An Ian McBriar Murder Mystery by Mauro Azzano
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective Sergeant Ian McBriar is called to investigate a death that seems to have no motive and an obvious suspect that has no alibi. And the deeper he goes, the darker the trail of death becomes. Set against the backdrop of 1974 Toronto, Ian must also prove his love to the woman he has come to care about and to her son who has come to look on him as a father.
The Game Begins (A Lt. Barton Detective Novel) by Bob Haider
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a man is murdered for no apparent reason in Chicago, Lt. Barton is assigned to investigate. In this psychological thriller, a devious killer personally challenges Lt. Barton. The killer meticulously organizes his thoughts with analytical precision, thinks through his elaborate plans and reviews every minute detail a thousand times.
The Missing Thorn by Shannon Ash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,180. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In a harebrained scheme to earn some extra money, Rose Brady goes undercover as an assistant to the mayor. Her job is to find out if the mayor is cheating on his wife, but one mystery leads to another, and nothing goes according to plan for this quirky mother of two. And then Boone shows up, who is an actual private investigator, or so he says...