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Sole Sisters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,110. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Catt Russell, an ordinary suburban soccer mom with unordinary, uncontrollable and unreliable psychic powers, comes into possession of a pair of boots under suspicious circumstances, and finds herself caught up in the world of industrial espionage and international intrigue. As the bodies pile up, Catt realizes they have one thing in common – They all look like her!
A Bump in the Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,900. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Catt Russell, an ordinary suburban mom with unreliable psychic powers, has a dilemma. Her best friend, Jilly, is getting married to CSIS agent Morris Ali. Her society snob sister, Micky, insists on being the wedding planner, the antique wedding ring goes missing in a rash of robberies and an extremely strange woman claims that Catt’s husband, Jack, is her betrothed. What could possibly go wrong?
Rotten Eggs
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,080. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Catt Russell, an ordinary suburban mom with uncontrollable and unreliable psychic powers, is egged on in this sixth edition of Catt Russell Mysteries, by the sudden appearance – and disappearance – of a body in a foggy supermarket parking lot and her discovery of a flash drive that sets her and her friends on a brand new adventure.
Wounded
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When Tara Blankenship’s writing assignment takes her to an “eco village” on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, she anticipates a quiet couple of weeks in a quaint setting. (She’s far too mature to use the word boring, thank you very much.) What she stumbles into is anything but quiet and quaint. Someone has been slaughtering livestock to scare the villagers, mysterious intruders are searching...
GM002 - The Ritual
Series: Sherlock Holmes and Martha Hudson Gaslamp Mystery, Episode 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 14,590. Language: American English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sherlock Holmes has just left university and is seeking to make a name for himself as an investigator of the unusual when Reginald Musgrave, an acquaintance from the university, arrives requesting Holmes and Martha look into the disappearance of two of his domestic staff. Can Holmes determine what is haunting the Musgrave Ancestral home and why?
Exile
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 369,600. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Building on the characters and themes of Heroes and Smoke, Exile brings back Detroit Homicide detectives, George Hofmann and Christopher Garvin. The two face their most enigmatic case as they try to understand the mysterious events at Phlogiston Fabricating. What happened when the first Candice vanished? Who is the second Candice who suddenly appeared? How is the perplexing John Klein involved?
A Murder in Her Past
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,120. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014 by Second Wind. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When India reads a newspaper account of a recent murder, it triggers a memory from her childhood. She and a friend TK Jonas witnessed a brutal murder fifteen years ago. Taking her research to a friend, Briar Rivers, Briar urges her to go to his brothers, Cade and Elliot. When they hear her story they find more cases with the same MO. As one clue leads to another they uncover a serial killer.
Silks and Stitches
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,630. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sylvie Mandel, horseracing enthusiast and alpha knitter, has an enviable life. Raised by her beloved grandmother, Sylvie learns everything about living and loving, the good and the bad. With kindred spirits, Nina Luria and Viv Reynolds, and her one true love, Ira Miller, Sylvie lives life on her own terms without regret or explanation until one afternoon when all bets were off.
Second Fiddle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Homicide Detective Ned Zaleski resents the chief’s decision to enlist Sherlock Holmes’ help in Zaleski’s latest murder investigation. Zaleski fails to see how Holmes, newly transported to the 1990s from his own time by the Santa Cruz Time Wizards, can shed any light on a modern-day serial killer. But Zaleski soon learns Holmes’ earned his reputation for insight honestly.
Shadow Town: Maggie Lane Chronicles #1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,820. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Foul-mouth Maggie Lane can find anyone she sets her sights on. And it hasn't worked out well for the nineteen-year-old. Despite her vow to quit sleuthing, a waitress at her night job goes missing. Worse, her hot new neighbor, a Shadow, eats away at her life-hardened heart. Will she be strong enough to face the demons she unearths?
Soft Case (Book 1 of the John Keegan Mystery Series)
Price: Free! Words: 86,120. Language: American English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
NYPD Homicide Detective John Keegan faces the case of his life when he investigates the apparent suicide of software giant Ronald Mullins. Before long, he discovers all is not as it seems, faces betrayal by those closest to him, and ends up in handcuffs, framed and taken off the case. He goes it alone, determined to climb the ladder of corruption to find justice for Mullins, and himself.
End of the Trail
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,660. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
She captured his heart, and he thought he could protect her. FBI Special Agent Tom Stone has sworn to protect not only the victim of a stalker but also the first love of his life. She thought she'd put the hideous nightmare behind her, but it caught up with her. She runs, she hides, only to find that all she can do is face the monster.
Pearl of the Desert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,900. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Pearl of the Desert is an archaeological mystery adventure that holds intrigue, danger, light romance and a touch of humor.
Controlling
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,870. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rob Silvers has a great future as an air traffic controller. But is fired during the air controller strike of 1981. When he accepts an illegal flying job from a friend, Rob faces the prospect of making millions, but losing the woman he loves. He must use all his wits to stay ahead of the law, and to win back the love of his beautiful wife. What about the millions?
Welcome to Dullsville
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,360. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Mars Black is a big city private detective who works the seamy side of Grayville, a city perpetually cloaked in fog, a city without sights, a city he sometimes calls “Dullsville.” After he is hired by a man named Baker, though, things become a little less dull. The book is written in black and white, like a 30’s gangster movie, and no word of color was used; only black, white and shades of gray.
The Fallen Body
Series: Taylour Dixxon, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,910. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Small-town lawyer Taylour Dixxon befriends Sarah Cockrell Baines, a New Jersey socialite and millionairess. As their friendship begins, Sarah is arrested for the murder of her husband. When Taylour volunteers to defend Sarah, she has no idea that her struggling law practice in sleepy Marlinsville, Texas, will be turned upside down. Taylour’s life will never be the same.
The Dog From The Sky
Series: Foxglove Corners Mystery Series, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,040. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jennet’s life takes a dangerous turn when she rescues an abused collie left for dead in the woods. Elsewhere in Foxglove Corners, a girl vanishes without a trace. Ironically she had also rescued an abused collie. Is there a connection between these incidents? And how does the mysterious woman who resurrects a disbanded animal rights group fit into the puzzle?
Swordplay - A Gendarmerie Magique Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 92,940. Language: American English. Published: January 28, 2014 by Independent Bookworm. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
CSI with magic but without the gore Moira Bellamie apprentices with the Gendarmerie Magique, the magic police. To keep the hard won job, she puts all her effort into solving a burglary at the National Museum. When more and more people are murdered with one of the stolen weapons, Moira must tame uncontrollable magic before it is too late. For lovers of Fantasy and Mystery from 14 years up
Waffenruhe - Ein Roman der Gendarmerie Magique
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 92,880. Language: German. Published: January 28, 2014 by Independent Bookworm. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
CSI mit Magie aber (fast) ohne Ekelfaktor Moira Bellamie hat einen Praktikumsplatz bei der Gendarmerie Magique, der magischen Polizei. Um den hart erkämpften Job zu behalten, steckt sie all ihre Energie in die Aufklärung eines Einbruchs im Nationalmuseum. Als Menschen mit den gestohlenen Waffen ermordet werden, muss Moira unkontrollierbare Magie zähmen bevor es zu spät ist.
Roses are Red
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Here is an amusing, but deadly tale involving a "little old lady" and her garden and wine. Bring in an obnoxious child and you have the makings for a very intriguing murder mystery. This is a short story with the twists and turns that Elizabeth's books are noted for.