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Whodunit?
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Whodunit is an amusing detective story about how a parrot helps to solve the Barlow murder, as well as the stolen diamond necklace case. Cookie does this by learning to say, -Barlow did it, Barlow did it, Cookie wants a biscuit. And as you'll discover she is right up to a point, but not entirely right, as someone else also had a hand in the murder.
Luger Rounds
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Luger rounds; the expression implies ending the life of a patient whose illness requires an overwhelming effort to maintain, while being to sick to survive. It is an ominous coincidence when Dr. Philip Thomas is admitted to the ICU. He had confronted the possible assassin, but is now comatose; and Luger rounds candidate. Nightmarish dreams begin, while the assassin skulks in the darkness.
The Incident: Lost in the Woods
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of three brothers and how one brother's tragic mistake affected the other two. One was on the run from the law. The other two wanted to protect him, however, they had to take care of their families first. It was a journey from the swamplands of Louisiana to the "better life" in California.
Mystery at Devil’s Den
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,210. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Was it an accident or was it murder? Did it matter all that much anyhow? The people living in the camp had their own problems, they didn't want to get involved in someone else's. Living in a labor camp and working in the fields was not all that exciting, however there were always a few ways one could find to get into trouble.
The Newly Discovered Diaries of Doctor Kristal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
A black comedy set in the Swinging Sixties (1963-4) and revealed through the diaries of a doctor – 35 years old and still a virgin – whose curious obsessions drive him to start murdering his patients.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: The Case of Mrs. Weldon
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,280. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Follow Siren through a case she thought would be straight forward - follow a man’s wife and prove she is cheating on him. But Siren soon finds out that all is far from simple and straightforward. There is more than meets the eye to the adulterous Mrs. Weldon & Siren soon finds herself struggling to know which side she is on &, more importantly, how on earth she is going to get paid.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Hunting the Priest Killer
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,690. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When the priest known as Patrick was found murdered so close to Easter Sunday, Siren swore she would avenge his death and find his killer. Whoever was stupid enough to kill a priest, clearly didn’t know he was Siren’s priest too. Taking on the gangs on the underworld, she won't stop until she has found who was responsible for murdering the only person that never wanted anything from her.
Mink Island: A Comical Mystery on a Remote Island in S.E. Alaska
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,630. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Imagine living on a remote island, only accessible by boat or floatplane. What if you were stuck on that island with a killer at large, amongst a horde of outrageously loony inhabitants?
Flight of the Maita Book Nine: New Beginnings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,220. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A collection of novellas. The Woost Worlds are found, the M-62nds are found.. TTH14 is found. There are political predictions that have, Chillingly, come true.
The Lion's Courtship
Series: An Anna Kronberg Novel, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,810. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Anna Kronberg isn’t precisely what one would consider a good Victorian gentlewoman. Garret O'Hare is handsome, charming, never without his set of lockpicks, and bleeding heavily from a gunshot wound. So he does what he does best: he breaks into Anna's home, hoping she’ll save his life. Anna, however, doesn’t need anyone poking around in her private life.
Redeye: Coffee with a Shot
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 45,060. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
John Fiction considers himself to be an average guy who is down on his luck just trying to get through daily drudgery of the unemployment market. When a murder happens on the doorstep of his usual hang out at the local coffee shop, the police keep a close eye on him. Excitement suddenly appears as the mystery unfolds with very serious cops and some not-so-serious comrades.
The First of the Histonauts
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 23,970. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Chapter Books, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Francescca, a 12-year-old history whiz and her sister Sofía, an 11-year-old science genius, didn’t plan on meeting young Mozart that day.
Pick Me Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,360. Language: British English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Living Books USA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A notorious criminal turns up dead. When detectives Dalton and Wilkins are sent to investigate the crime scene, they are confronted with one last task. The question is, will the dead man’s observations come true, or will one of the detectives be able to prevent a catastrophe? Sometimes it pays to take men at their words.
The Taunting
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,330. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2014 by Clean Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Homicide detective Belle Duncan fears for the citizens of Sunnyspot, Texas. To save their lives she is forced to endure the emotional strain of a killer as he wanders the streets, bullying her at every chance. Stalking her with a vengeance that she comes to know too well. With the help of her sister, Rocki Streete, can Belle solve the murder? Or will she fall victim to… The Taunting?
Black Magic Woman
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,110. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter's favorite private investigator, has 48 hours to save his soul. To accomplish it, he must time-travel back to old New Orleans and seek the assistance of voodoo queen Madam Marie Laveau.
Touched by Death - Part 2 of 2
Series: Death. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,150. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Anthropologist Jade Hansen returns to Haiti to face the demons of her past and finds herself back in the path of danger...and falling in love with a man who's in the middle of it all.
Touched by Death - Part 1 of 2
Series: Death. Price: Free! Words: 43,730. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Anthropologist Jade Hansen returns to Haiti to face the demons of her past and finds herself back in the path of danger...and falling in love with a man who's in the middle of it all.
Sweet Somethings: A Sweet’s Sweets Bakery Mystery
Series: Samantha Sweet Magical Cozy Mystery Series, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,930. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Two things are on Samantha Sweet’s mind this summer—organizing a chocolate festival and finding information on the mystical carved wooden box that came into her life two years ago. At last, she believes she has located the person who can give the answers. But death comes to the festival and as new facts come to light, Sam's own life is in danger. Here is book #9 in this bestselling mystery series!
Lethal Bond
Series: Jamie Bond Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,760. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Her name is Bond. Jamie Bond. And her luck may have just run out... P.I. Jamie Bond knows there's corruption in the Los Angeles County D.A.'s office...but how far does it run? Is her sometimes-boyfriend Aiden Prince involved. Is he dating his exotic beauty of a co-chair? And why are drug dealers making midnight calls to the D.A.? Jamie is determined to find out...even if it kills her.
Doctored Truffles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,520. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Polly Morton is turning forty, and she plans to celebrate in style. If only she hadn't eaten one of those beautifully packaged chocolate truffles someone left at her front door, then her husband, Stan, might not be dead on the back deck. Soon Polly's not-so-happy birthday is spiraling toward total mayhem, and it's up to her to untangle the mess Stan created and flush out a killer.