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Maggie Vargas “To Catch a Killer”
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,100. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Bodies have started turning up in the river near Maggie Vargas’s hometown. When Maggie’s old boyfriend, the chief of police, comes to see her and pleads for her help, Maggie must decide whether to plunge into the murder investigation and use her strange and troubling gifts to help find the killer. Her decision brings her directly into the focus—and the crosshairs—of the murderer himself.
Talent Show Murders
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,910. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A big talent competition in Las Vegas brings in participants from all over the United States. Millions of dollars and a huge contract is the prize for that one act that will headline on the Vegas Strip, but do they want it bad enough to murder people? Or a judge? Jim goes in search of the killer as Penny becomes a celebrity judge. Will her life be in danger or will Jim prevent the killings?
Disparue
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 55,490. Language: French. Published: August 24, 2013 by AlterPublishing Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Family sagas
Deux jeunes femmes en quête de vérité se prêtent à mystifier le monde entier pour arriver à leurs fins : adoptées dès leur prime enfance, elles cherchent, à leur majorité, la trace de leurs parents biologiques.
B.O.L.O. - A Whit Pynchon Mystery
Series: Whit Pynchon Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,330. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
THE CRIME: Two cops, investigating a suspicious gathering off an isolated mountain road, stumble on a massacre in the making, in which they — along with men, women, even children — find themselves among the bloody victims. THE CRIMEBUSTERS: Investigator Whit Pynchon and editor Anna Tyree — live-in lovers, occasional rivals — are on this one. But a killer lures Anna into his gunsights.
Reunion For A Murder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,610. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Class Act Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Rhonda is called to investigate the murder of Pete Potter, she finds she has more suspects than she knows what to do with. Classmates either Love – Hate – Or Don’t Give a Damn about good old Pete. To confuse things further Rhonda uncovers not only Pete’s secret life in Madison, but also the business practices that are anything above board, leaving disgruntled clients, family and friends.
The African Quest
Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,180. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Antiques dealer Lara McClintoch is leading a group of tourists through the souks, mosques and ruins of Tunisia. When one member of the tour is found dead in the pool and another dies in a hotel fire, the police think accident; Lara thinks murder. Then there’s trouble in the harbor as two ships compete for marine treasure. Lara’s quest for justice climaxes in a harrowing race across the desert.
The Marriage Casket - An Antique Lover's Mystery
Series: Antique Lovers Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Antiques picker and ex-FBI agent Jeff Talbot figured he was about to make a killing when Nathan Rose offered him all the antiques in his newly deceased aunt's house dirt cheap. What Jeff hadn't bargained for, however, was the bloodstain beneath one of the old pack rat's priceless rugs, indicating that the death of Verena Rose was no accident.
The Majolica Murders - An Antique Lover's Mystery
Series: Antique Lovers Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,860. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ex-FBI agent and antiques picker Jeff Talbot asks Lanny, a fellow picker, to scout out some antique majolica as a present for his wife — with no idea just how costly it will be. Lanny is a bit of a loner, but Jeff has always liked him. So it comes as a total shock when the young man is arrested for murdering an antiques dealer.
Four on the Floor - A Jeff Talbot Mystery
Series: Antique Lovers Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Months after antiques picker and ex-FBI agent Jeff Talbot's beloved 1948 Chevy woodie was wrecked — the result of a killer trying to run Jeff off the road — it's finally restored. But when he and his butler go to pick it up at the shop, they discover the asphyxiated bodies of four men — including owner Louie Stella, a former informant from Jeff's FBI days.
Arson in Albuquerque, A Floyd Sisters Mystery
Series: Floyd Sisters Mystery, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Three young girls faced the fire alone. How could they possibly escape?
The Whiffenpoof Man
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,490. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After orchestrating the capture of a man trafficking in children, Acey Tapp and Megan Bork travel to the backwoods of Pennsylvania to visit the haunts of a long-dead serial kidnapper. They search for clues that would allow one of his now aging victims to finally reunite with his family after an absence of seven decades. Only in stirring up the past they appear to have awakened a dormant menace.
The Snow Dogs Of Lost Lake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,570. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Navigating country roads in an ice storm can be hazardous, especially when deer or collies dash into the path of oncoming cars. Jennet Greenway’s search for the body of the dog she thinks she hits leads to the discovery of a human body and a mystery that promises to be the most dangerous one yet.
Shepherd's Pie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,610. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective Mike Shepherd chases sadistic Ferlin Husky Lewis a self-proclaimed survivalist, who escaped from police. Shepherd ruins his only suit, misses an important dinner date, and loses Lewis. Ferlin, so incensed by Mike chasing him, decides to murder Mike and anyone who gets in the way.
Wads - Hard Boiled - Detective Fiction By: D.e.e.L
Series: Wads - Hard Boiled - Detective Fiction, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Another timid schmuck walks in with a problem. Usually these situations get ignored, "Get lost" I would tell them. But this guy has a wad of cash and rent needs to be paid...
The Protector - A Detective Oliver Rousseau Novel
Series: A Detective Oliver Rousseau Novel, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Protector is the third installment in the much anticipated exciting new series featuring Detective Oliver Rousseau and his wife, Marin. As in all of the Rousseau novels, Oliver will have to peel back the layers to get to the truth. The story is crisp, fast-paced, and the plot convoluted and innovative. Don't miss book one in the series Trained To Kill, and book two, Unsuspecting.
Red Wolf
Series: The Red Wolf Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 87,950. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Boone is a lone wolf and bounty hunter living day to day and paycheck to paycheck. He lives for the money and the chase. It was all he has. He just wants to catch his prey, the most heinous of rapists, serial killers, etc., collect the reward and be home before the next full moon. Teaming up with his biggest competition, a female bounty hunter with her own secrets, his world is turned upside down.
Damien Loose, Episode 7 - Coming Down
Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Episode 7 of 10. After a crazy Saturday involving guns, farmers markets and a little drunken debauchery, the Berchshires want to enjoy a relaxing Sunday without a kid around. Unfortunately the hunter becomes the hunted when Damien's ex-girl friend kidnaps him, and the cops decide he's now a suspect in his Uncle's murder. Things get heated as Damien closes in on a killer.
Cerulean Skies
Series: Detective Rein Connery, Book 3. Price: $1.69 USD. Words: 75,880. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cerulean Skies is a back-to-nature story set in Detroit, Lansing, and Michigan's Upper Peninsula. It is a tale of second chances, friendships, and first loves we will never forget.
Hotel Ladd
Series: Ladd Springs, Book #3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(3.00 from 1 review)
Book #3 in the Ladd Springs series... A lucrative offer to buy Ladd Springs puts Annie Owens and Cal Foster on opposite sides of the Ladd family fortune. Each has a stake in the outcome, both have secrets to hide.
The Depth of Darkness (Mitch Tanner #1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,520. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Detective Mitch Tanner's life hangs in the balance. He clings to the daughter in his care. He agonizes over the disappearance of his son and estranged wife. Twelve months has yet to turn up a solid lead. While investigating the apparent accidental death of Dusty Anne Miller, Mitch and his partner Sam Foster find themselves in the middle of a fiendish plan that strikes too close to home.