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Focused on Murder
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 141,560. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
When nature photographer Julia Ballard stumbles upon clues to a long-unsolved double-murder her wilderness adventure turns to intrigue and then to terror. Is a conservation and environmentalist group as benign as it first seems? Enjoy a colorful story that transports the reader through the scenic Colorado Rockies, and experience the warm bond between Julia and her dog Maxie.
Muerte en el Ministerio
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,580. Language: Spanish. Published: November 11, 2014 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
“Muerte en el Ministerio” se desenvuelve en torno a un caso criminal: la muerte violenta de un alto cargo en su despacho oficial.
Times Square Trouble
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,950. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2014 and represented by David Vigliano. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Gun and guitar packing Detective Conor Bard is back in action when a young female from out-of-town is found stabbed to death in Times Square. The New York City Mayor issues a mandate to the NYPD: find her killer before tourists start fleeing Manhattan.
Unexpected (A Belinda & Bennett Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A short story featuring characters from The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries. In this short, between events in Drive-Bye and Overkill, Belinda’s grandmother pays her a visit, dropping a surprising piece of information about her grandfather.
The Crushed Velvet Miasma
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,600. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this sequel to The Hard Karma Shuffle, aging flower child Paladin finds himself ensnarled in the chaotic reunion of the 70's band he roadied for and tries to clear his son Eugene Springfield from a murder charge.
The Hard Karma Shuffle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,980. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One-named aging flower child Paladin is a fugitive from the 60's and now a fugitive from the law as he's suspected of the murder of a low-rent lawyer. He draws on the subculture of Portland, Oregon to stay one step ahead of the cops and close in on the real murderers.
Diabla Meets Big Ju Ju
Price: Free! Words: 22,200. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Henri is an eleven year old boy trying to become a man. Ricky and Dee want to help, but Big Ju Ju, a treacherous gang leader stands in their way. While the two PI's try to sort out their love lives, danger, murder, and a hideous disease threaten to schedule a meeting at the graveyard. And attendance is mandatory.
The Case Book of Rajiv Ray
Price: Free! Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Rajiv Ray is a private detective, and owns Candour Detective Agency located in Secunderabad City. In the case of Adventure of Missing Woman, he investigates the whereabouts of a missing woman called Sita. Sita is a housewife and lives in a private home along with her husband Varun. She is friendly with her neighbours and is very much close to one of her neighbours, Tanu, who is a widow.
Devil's Food: A Tiffany Waters Paranormal Mystery
Series: Tiffany Waters Paranormal Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,040. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Volunteering at the St. Patrick’s Mission, detective Tiffany Waters connects with a strange homeless man named Simon. After rescuing Simon from a fire in the Mission’s kitchen, he reveals his true past as a world renowned chef. Soon Tiffany is being stalked by the same horrific entity haunting Simon and it’s only a matter of time before it destroys her. How can she keep Simon, and herself, safe?
The Dead Ride Free
Price: $3.97 USD. Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
THE DEAD RIDE FREE by Stu Leventhal is the newest adventure in the popular mystery suspense series featuring Detective Henry Oaks. A bludgeoned sailor is discovered beaten savagely, dead in the engine room of the freight ship ‘The Lockness’. Island Detective Chief Inspector Henry Oaks once again finds himself embarking on a long helicopter ride out to deep ocean waters to solve a sinister puzzle!
Project Polina
Price: $8.48 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
THe Russian FSB are looking for a rich oligarch's daughter, Polina. Close Protection Agents Brody McCaine and his partner Glen take the young girl on the run after an attack was made to her home. We follow the agents as they take Polina with them to Brody's girlfriends family and the race against time to find out what lies behind the attack, looking back to the Russian revolution in 1917.
Heavy Mascara
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 47,210. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Deception, Destruction, and Devastation From young women to elderly matrons, from the savvy sophisticates to the socially inept, the women in these stories depict life's defining moments where one calculated move cements the unalterable fate of another and the inescapable consequences of karma and conscience.
Between the Lines
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Alchemist, mastermind, loner, albino. When diminutive Landon Snow receives a call for help from his long lost love, he abandons his secret Seattle laboratory for Las Vegas to find an abducted teenager. Can his meager Gifted powers reclaim his old flame’s daughter? If he fails, will he lose the affection of the only woman he ever loved?
Still Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,860. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The first was a hit and run. The second a murder/suicide. Who will be next? Small towns can hide the biggest secrets.
Fatal Chocolate Obsession
Series: Death by Chocolate. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A bouquet of roses, a bottle of wine, a crystal butterfly…and a dead man in the alley behind Death by Chocolate. Gifts for Lindsay, left in the middle of the night. Is her ex-husband Rick between girlfriends and pursuing her again? Did he leave the roses and wine? He has done the out-of-season Santa Claus thing before. But when the crystal butterfly appears, Rick is in the hospital.
Bender
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,750. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After a night of heavy drinking, business traveler Bill Rowe wakes up in his Chicago hotel room with an epic hangover: pounding headache, memory loss and a naked dead woman in his bed. Forced to go on the run, Bill must piece together the sequence of events during his alcohol blackout to prove his innocence. Pursued by mysterious assailants, he discovers he's been framed...
Marley Was Dead: A Christmas Carol Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Walk the streets of old London just before Christmas with a retired police inspector haunted by the mysterious death of Jacob Marley. Meet the people he investigates, including Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, Fagin, and Bill Sikes.
Under the Ice
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,540. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Literature » Literary
An author goes missing. His wife, the local police chief, and his New York editor and former flame all have their theories. Foul play, suicide, another "bad boy" affair, a memory altering drug, the Titanic Pub or the raging Rock River are all possibilities. But more promising are recently written pieces ranging from the murder of a marauding ground hog to a blond in the men's sauna. Where is he?
The Whole She-Bang 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sisters in Crime Canada presents 24 Mystery short Stories by 21 authors. Some are set in far flung locations, but most are set in Canada from Vancouver Island, Alberta and Ontario to the Arctic. They include settings and themes that are 100% current while others are drawn from the pages of history. They are traditional and noir, serious and serious and funny. A page turner beginning to end.
Sherlock Holmes and The Bulgarian Clockmaker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A dying man with a terrible secret is brought to Baker Street by a cabby. A visit to Lestrade at Scotland Yard frustrates Holmes whilst Watson is intrigued by a mysterious engine which is the 'prime mover' in the case. The pair begin a desperate search for a young girls killer. She is the key to foiling a Fenian dynamite plot destined to destroy the PM and the most famous address in Westminster!