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The Ruby of Siam, Book 7
Series: A Jillian Bradley Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,370. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
When Jillian and Teddy arrive with her wedding attendants in London, they become embroiled in a jewel heist with a man left stabbed to death. Can they solve the crimes in the midst of Jillian's wedding plans? An old acquaintance from San Diego comes to their aid, but will his help be enough? Perhaps the jewel has a curse.
Terminal Consent
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 143,740. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Psychologist Jenny Barrett is thrust into the dark, predatory world of corporate managed care. Dedicated to patient care, her idealism is crushed by the frightening realities of the new medicine: the total loss of privacy, open trading of medical data, and a computer named MOM who calculates profits from client deaths. Jenny vows to expose the corruption, but soon becomes a target of MOM.
Il desiderio di Sara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Racconto della serie "11 Piccole ombre" C’è un mondo intorno a noi, impalpabile, il più delle volte invisibile, che ci avvolge e ci avviluppa in una sorta di eterea nebbia. Ne abbiamo coscienza solo in rare occasioni o in posti particolari, ma sappiamo che esiste, anche se non riusciamo a spiegarcelo. Undici racconti aprono un piccolo spiraglio sul lato oscuro della nostra esistenza...
Done Deal
Series: Bromo Perkins crime, 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,920. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Disgraced British secret service agent Bromo Perkins' hopes for a quiet and anonymous life in Australia are brutally shattered when the seductive minder of a local stand-over man coerces him into settling a dispute between her boss and rival property developers. Bromo is soon embroiled in the suburb's underbelly of corruption and violence before events reach their harrowing conclusion.
Blademan's Return
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,660. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When the body of a young woman is found in her apartment, with what looks like death by strangulation, Detective Dawson Johnson suddenly becomes caught up in a battle he thinks he's left behind.
Big Easy Escapade
Series: Getaway Girlz, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,880. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Recipe for a vacation: Ingredients: Bachelorette and her boozin’ buddies, Bourbon Street, Creole cookin’, Snatched showgirl. Directions: Don’t burn the roux , Toss ingredients in the gumbo pot, Add a dash of the French Quarter, Look out, the Girlz are takin’ on the Crescent City!
Death By A HoneyBee
Price: Free! Words: 64,700. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Josiah Reynolds was once a celebrity with wealth, social position, and a famous husband. Now all of that is gone. She finds her circumstances drastically altered. Retired, Josiah is now a beekeeper trying to stay financially afloat by selling honey at the local Farmers’ Market. She finds her world turned upside down when a man is found dead in her beeyard.
Friday's Child
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,960. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On a warm spring night in 1983, murder gives birth to something even more terrible. Seven men sit down for a friendly game of poker, just as they do every week. Only this night, death is in the cards. Fate is ready to deal them a hand that will haunt them...and hunt them... for the rest of their lives. Friday’s Child is about to come to life.
A Life of Death: 4
Series: A Life of Death, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 13,880. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
A cemetery can be far more comforting than just a resting place for the dead, especially for reclusive teenagers. With the prospect of romance, Alex and Paige visit a Civil War battlefield for their school research paper, but ghosts find Alex wherever he goes. Will their fledgling romance survive? And how many times can a person die?
A.K.A. - A Whit Pynchon Mystery
Series: Whit Pynchon Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
THE MURDER: The first victim is the college librarian who's bludgeoned to death by a massive avalanche of books. Accident? Investigator Whit Pynchon has a disturbing and different idea. THE MOTIVATION: Whit knows the murderer was really after is ex-wife. And he watches helplessly as both his daughter and his lover, newspaper editor Anna Tyree, are abducted by a madman.
A Life of Death: 3
Series: A Life of Death, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 11,810. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
Skeletons from the past are haunting more than just Alex—esteemed adults within the community and even teachers. Alex is confronted with the true tests of life, but can he find the courage to stand up for those in need, including his stepfamily? There is more at stake than bruised ribs and broken bones, and Alex may have to pay the price.
Washed Up
Series: Bromo Perkins crime, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Reluctant sleuth Bromo Perkins returns to the mean streets of Richmond, persuaded by the tempting wiles of lover Liz Shapcott, to look more closely into the death of bright young student Melissa O'Grady. As he bumbles his way into the murky depths of this trendy Australian suburb he uncovers something far more sinister than they ever imagined.
Falling On The Sword: A Gabriel Carter Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,920. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
After a seemingly open and shut case involving a domestic violence scene gone wrong becomes political and personal, Philadelphia Homicide Detectives Gabriel Carter and Susan Locke must question their loyalties and ethics in order to make sure justice is served.
Human Frailty, a Detective Mike Bridger novel
Series: Detective Mike Bridger, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 91,040. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
When you look just like the long dead mother of a psychopath, and he's noticed you, it's already too late.
A Fistful of Divas, a Mick and Casey McKee Mystery Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,980. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Young gunslinger detectives, Mick and Casey McKee, are eager to hear some opera singing. But when somebody takes a shot at some visiting divas, the concert is off. The ladies won't sing until Mick and Casey solve a case of blackmail and murder.
Danger in deadly measures
Series: Thriller Series, Book 1. Price: $8.75 USD. Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A killer on the loose, George J Carter. He is on a rampage taking a dozen lives to the ground below. He is a killer with no heart or soul. The Dallas County Police and the Federal Police, they have a lot on their hands. They invite the veteran Detective to ride along. Will they stop George before he takes another life? It depends! They have to act fast!!!
Waking Darkness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,410. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Barely surviving the horrific slaughter of her family, a woman's mind splits, creating a dark personality that goes on the hunt for the serial killer who destroyed her life.
After The Juju Man
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 50,330. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The story is the tragedy of Okafor, a village palm wine tapper, who fell from a palm tree and fractured his leg. Relations carried him miles away, to the home of a witchdoctor or “Juju-man”. who caught a cock, broke its leg and said. " The day this cock walks, you will walk."
“The Gentle Conspiracy”
Price: Free! Words: 4,200. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Evan Temple was elected President of the United States several months earlier. He has a lot on his plate—the economy, a war with Iran, keeping social cohesion. But one of the last things President Temple expected was an ultimatum that a secret society had warned him about before he became president...before they made him president!
The Mystery of the Two-Sided Thief
You set the price! Words: 9,140. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Meet Sophia and Emily, two young detectives who are determined on solving a case that involves a thief leaving strange clues. Will they succeed? Or, will Mr. Bumblebee, the town policeman beat them to it?