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Une affaire de temps
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Price: $13.00 USD. Words: 92,770. Language: French. Published: January 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Quels points communs y a-t-il entre la guerre froide et une série de cambriolages d'appartements bourgeois dans le quinzième arrondissement de Paris ? C'est ce que va dévouvrir le commissaire Tallier, entraîné par son ami et journaliste Patrick Gandolof, dans une étrange affaire où passé et présent s'entremêlent.
Cinderella -- Slay Bells for Santa, A Cindy Nesbit Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,190. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Going home is never easy for Cindy Nesbit—a difficult childhood and too many funerals. But when her older sister, Misty, is accused of killing the Santa-clad mayor of their Oregonian home town, Cindy must set aside bad memories and old grudges to prove her sister innocent.
Secret Signs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,430. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.00 from 1 review)
A sign language interpreter is made the unwitting trigger for a political assassination. But can she save her code of silence, her daughter, and herself when the assassins come for her?
The Girl in the Velvet Black Gown
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012 by Eye of the Eagle. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lake Tahoe, Nevada. Vacation paradise by day. Gambler’s dream by night. But sometimes the line between day and night blurs, turning both paradise and dream into nightmare. When that happens even addicts can become heroes. Or not.
Who Snatched Aunt Marion?: A Practical Caregiver Caper #4
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Series: The Practical Caregiver Capers, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Izzy gets Cousin Phil's chilling call for help from Kabul and learns Aunt Marion is in peril. As details unfold, Izzy determines that a group of anti-government leakers thinks hers is a CIA family, thanks to young nephew Ryder's naive efforts to be a hero. They've kidnapped elderly Aunt Marion and her caregiver in a plot to identify the spies in the family. Can Izzy find them in time to save them?
The Shadow of Isis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The history of the world has always been told in a prescribed course; with each great civilization leading to the next. The Babylonians...the Egyptians..the Greeks...the Romans—all leading to the modern world as we know it today. But what if the truth of our shared history was not as neat and tidy as the conventional wisdom would have us believe?
Garesh: The hybrid investigation
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,030. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Garesh is just your average everyday alien/human hybrid agent living and working on earth. It's his job to protect humanity from the reptilian race known as the Vorma Zaxer Brood. The Brood broke all intergalactic protocol corrupting earth from the benevolent Alnorn race that Garesh is descended from, of course his father was a poor abductee but that's besides the point. Who wants the agents dead?
TRADA - Hellfire
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 30,700. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Paul (A UK secret agent), his best friend (Chris) and his ex-girlfriend (Holly) get tangled up in a web of corruption and terrorist activity when they have to not only solve why Chris has been targeted for killing but why his aunt was killed and what it all has to do with a top secret yet to be released nuclear missile named Hellfire. This is an action thriller that will hook you from the first
Butcher Butcher: The Case of the Butcher-Paper Butcher
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There were no Castles in the City of Fairfax, until the Butcher came to town. “Sir Kolwyn,” as he was known to his victims, was taking the girls from this beautiful Midwestern hamlet, and killing them, one at a time; and in the most unusual of ways. Detectives Cesko, Bugliosi, and Officer Chris Ballantine, are playing a catch-up game as they try to end the trail of horror.
L O S T: A Detective Bobby Mac Thriller (Volume Two)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,790. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Denver Detective Bobby Mac returns in this intense horror/thriller, set in the northern panhandle wilderness of Idaho. After receiving a phone call from his brother, the Chief of Police in Rocky Gap, Idaho, Bobby Mac travels north to assist in the investigation surrounding two gruesome murders and the abduction of an eleven-year-old girl.
Creekwood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,000. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
The discovery of a tiny map in the sand at Old Hickory Lake's Party Island seems innocent enough until it draws the attention of a crew of shrewd and ruthless smugglers. When Wes Henry and sometime girlfriend Natalie Dubhe become involved in a treacherous search for the secret in the legendary map, a psychopath is uncovered living quietly in the small lake town of Hendersonville, Tennessee.
Effetto Jenner
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,760. Language: Italian. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In una città di provincia degli Stati Uniti, un’indagine di polizia si intreccia, casualmente, con un ardito piano della CIA. Il suicidio del professor Blake cela un mistero. Eddy Grean, tenente della polizia di Albany, indagherà con gli uomini della sua squadra fino alla scoperta della verità. Però solo Grean capirà tutto e il prezzo da pagare, per lui, sarà altissimo.
The Man Who Did Too Much (a Starling and Marquette Mystery)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,170. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In a small Michigan beach town, an eccentric movie buff and a compulsive secret agent join forces to solve a case of kidnapping and murder.
Ashes to Ashes
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Series: A Peter Brichter mystery, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,240. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011 by FTL Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A body is found in “Crazy Dave” Wagner’s appliance store after the store is destroyed by a fire. Detective Peter Brichter is called in because local organized crime is thought to be involved. Brichter consults arson investigator Captain Isaac (Zak) Kader, and other officers in the police department, but no matter how many suspects they interview, they seem no closer to solving the case.
The Broken Kachina
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,400. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A mystery set mainly in New Mexico and Arizona, involving art fraud, strong-arm sales techniques and murder, money-laundering and coyote traffic. Two journalists witness an art dealer being pushed off the cliff path at Bandelier National Monument, start investigating and are soon in so deep they decided to involve the police, despite which they get ambushed and almost killed in the process.
LaFrancois
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,050. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
TAMMY LaFRANCOIS is an independant trouble shooter for world wide governments and large corporations. Volume One is the case of missing CEO Ken Redpath whose company manufactures Small Modular (atomic powered) Reactors for the U.S. Navy since the first submarine 1955.
Las cosas de la muerte
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,350. Language: Spanish. Published: December 30, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Narrada con un estilo impecable, una agilidad y una frescura para los diálogos que no puede por menos de sorprender al lector, "Las cosas de la muerte" es un impresionante retrato de Barcelona desde sus zonas y sus tipos más degradados hasta las clases altas y más pudientes.
Picadura mortal
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 51,580. Language: Spanish. Published: December 30, 2011 by Literaturas Comunicacion SL. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Picadura mortal", de Lourdes Ortiz, tiene un valor añadido a su componente literario, y es que fue la primera novela “negra” escrita en castellano por una mujer (allá por 1979) y asimismo tiene como protagonista a una detective, en concreto Bárbara Arenas. Empleada en una agencia de investigaciones, Arenas ha sido contratada para esclarecer la desaparición de un importante industrial...
A Cold Wind (A Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novella)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,920. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
The Trouble with Tramps: An Orrie Hitt Homage
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 23,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011 by Obelisk Library. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Jack Card is a hard-working nowhere man who dreams of a better life. Set in 1957 in a small American town, Jack juggles the favors of three women: Kay, his lush wife who cannot keep faithful; Lucy, his teenage hillbilly girlfriend who is now carrying his child in her belly; and Eve, the rich woman who promises him another life if he helps her murder the husband she hates.