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Roses Are Red; He's Dead
Series: Mellow Summers, Book 9. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,230. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015 by Janet McNulty. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Book 9 in the Mellow Summers Summers Series. Mel and Greg are on a romantic getaway when murder falls into their laps. While spending time at an exclusive resort, Mel discovers a body, except when she tries to tell someone, it disappears. Soon the same body appears wherever she goes, and the other tourists, including Greg, believe that she has imagined the entire affair.
Oak Island: The Knights of Oak: The Possible Fate of the Knights Templars After 1307
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Knights of Oak presents a theory concerning the fate of the Knights Templar after their initial arrest by the King of France, Philip IV in 1307. No one knows for certain what happened to the vast treasure that they had accumulated, including the Ark of the Covenant and the Holy Grail. One logical path that these treasures might have taken is to have ended up on Oak Island.
Peregrine
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,420. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This novel won the Mystery Writers of American Edgar Award for Best Novel. Circling high over Rockefeller Center is a peregrine falcon, the most awesome of the flying predators. She awaits a signal from her falconer. It is given: the bird attacks, plummeting from the sky at nearly 200 miles an hour, striking a young woman and killing her instantly.
Down Home
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 29,060. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Earth is overrun by Sunvamps, vampires that can walk in the sun, 5 vampires and 106 mortals escape to an unfinished space station. There, 400 year-old vampire Simone Gireaux must find a murderer, but more importantly, find a notebook describing a weapon that will allow all of them to return Down Home to Earth.
Boxed Set: The Yolanda’s Yummery Series Books 1 to 3
Series: Yolanda's Yummery -- Books 1 - 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 145,800. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This collection of sweet romance/cozy mystery eBooks contains 3 full-length novels plus a chapter to the novella that started it all: Sweet Dreams. Best of all, it's value priced!
Nun with a Gun
Series: The Unusual Cases of Inspector Martinelli, Book 2 ยท The Unusual Cases of Inspector Martinelli. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015 by Clover Digital Media. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(4.96 from 27 reviews)
Inspector Martinelli decides to take a vacation after his encounters with the vampires in the Vatican. He leaves Rome and flies to Munich in Bavaria, always hoping to meet a ‘Knight of Christ’ and maybe a few ‘Royal’ vampires. His hatred of vampires has sent him on a quest to kill as many as he can but things don’t turn out the way he planned.
The Sculling Boat: A Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mystery
Series: Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mysteries, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
The Sculling Boat tells the story of the very first mystery solved by Lizzie Borden, the Girl Detective of Fall River. When her sister Emma causes an entire boat to vanish, she believes herself to be possessed and goes to her seven year-old sister for advice. The Sculling Boat is the fifth mystery in the Lizzie Borden Girl Detective Mini-Mystery series.
When Angels Cry
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,390. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Called back to her hometown on the Oregon Coast, Abigail Daniels struggles with the sudden death of her mother. The doctor calls the death a heart attack--but Abigail believes she was more likely frightened to death. Abigail delves into the town's secrets. The more she uncovers layers of possible murder suspects, could the motive for murder be buried treasure washed ashore 150 years earlier?
Sympathy for the Devil
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,660. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Waitress Susan Merrick awakens in the hospital, the victim of a savage beating, to discover her seven-year-old daughter, has vanished. Lieutenant Carolyn Latham must piece together the connection between a murder in Alberta, the death of an Oregon college student, and the disappearance of Abby Merrick, before a most devious villain strikes again
Tea and an Art Thief
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Tiffanie Barton helps her police chief father catch bad guys on the sly. If her great aunt found out, she would really be in for it, but what she doesn't know won't hurt her. That is unless she unknowingly invites a notorious art thief to tea. This story can be read for free at Talesfantastic.com
Double P: A Mystery Within a Mystery Within a Love Story (An Old-Fashioned Page Turner Set in the 21st Century)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 155,800. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Elderberry Press. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Pete, a mystery novel writer, moves to rural Georgia with a false identity to escape his murky past. There he hires Nora to help him type his next book; however she has a past of her own, and neither of them are interested in romance. As Pete meets the locals and makes friends, Georgia unexpectedly begins to feel like home; and as Pete and Nora get to know each other the past gets harder to avoid.
Dry Spell (A Mercy Watts Short)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,380. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mercy Watts doesn’t believe in ghosts. She might be the only one. When Mercy’s best friend, Ellen, shows up in the middle of the night, shaken and afraid. Mercy starts digging for a truth that might not even exist. Is it a mental illness or has the Missouri drought revealed something that could’ve remained hidden forever?
Honor Land: A James Pruett Mystery (Volume Three)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,940. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this third James Pruett Mystery, the hero is faced with the biggest challenge of his life: saving the life of an even larger hero. Honor Land is a gritty, emotional story of patriotism, multiple murders, a hero Delta Force veteran, Kyle Yoder, who doesn't understand himself any longer, much less whether or not he is capable of the brutal crimes for which he is charged.
An American Detective in London
Series: An American Detective, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
PI Kelly Sander and her partner in (solving) crime, Michel Philippe, are on holiday in London. However they hadn’t expected to find themselves in the middle of a case, and a poison pen writer, a blackmailer, and a haunted theatre to contend with. Can Kelly and Michel solve the mystery, lay the ghost to rest, and resume their holiday?
Missing In Rangoon
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 100,210. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
As foreigners rush into Myanmar with briefcases stuffed with plans and cash for hotels, shopping malls and high rises, they discover the old ways die hard. Vincent Calvino’s case is to find a young British-Thai man gone missing in Myanmar, while his best friend and protector Colonel Pratt of the Royal Thai Police has an order to cut off the supply of cold pills from Myanmar used for...
Zero Hour in Phnom Pehn
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 102,850. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2015 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In the early 1990s, at the end of the devastating civil war UN peacekeeping forces try to keep the lid on the violence. Gunfire can still be heard nightly in Phnom Penh, where Vietnamese prostitutes try to hook UN peacekeepers from the balcony of the Lido Bar.
Everywhere Man
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: American English. Published: February 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A mysterious man obscured in millions of tourists photos taken along San Francisco's historic cable car routes is ruining a multimillion-dollar Internet startup's chances for success. Can a team of software engineers find him in time?
The Bassi Group
Series: The Bassi Group. Price: Free! Words: 18,130. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
We follow the rise of Michael Mason in the Bassi crime family. Witness Michaels adventures as a soldier, hit man, and crime family boss.
Head in the Box
Price: Free! Words: 42,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Charlie and her roommates along with their friends could have never imagined that, after the birthday party of the night before, their morning would take a twisted turn with a macabre discovery: a box containing the head of a stranger. Who is the victim? Who brought the box into their apartment? The answer to these questions will be shocking...
Fire On The Lake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,620. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
It was suppose to be an easy path to wealth and new happiness, but instead a simple robbery starts a downward spiral for three young people and their accomplice. The quiet bay of a pristine Southern Minnesota lake erupts in a blaze of fire fueled by greed. The team of three retired private detectives help the investigation of the lake home fire that takes place next door.