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With Intent to Kill
By Nancy Kopp
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,280. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Assistant District Attorney Liz Stanfeld is assigned an explosive murder case that threatens to tear apart the wealthy community in which she lives.
Dustin Jeckle & Mr. Hydel
By Tim Greaton
Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Focus House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Desperate for something to change, crippled and struggling writer Dustin Jeckle lives with his mother while attempting to write a story that is somehow worthy of publication. There’s no way he could have known how tenuous was his grasp on life…nor how it would require strength like he’s never known to survive the seismic shift that awaits. Another gripping tale from "Maine's Other Author"TM
The New Moon Murders
By R K Athey
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,450. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the Winter of 1930, something evil stalks the streets of Chicago. Can a man, tortured by visions he cannot control, solve the New Moon Murders before an ancient evil is unleashed upon the city? In the tradition of H. P. Lovecraft and Dashel Hammitt, The New Moon Murders is a classic hard-boiled detective story fused with the elements of star-spanning horror.
Ask the Dice
By Ed Lynskey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,980. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Over the past two decades, Tommy Mack Zane has faithfully worked as a contract killer for Watson Ogg, the Washington, D.C. crime boss. Now middle age creeping up finds Tommy Mack edgy, jaded, and weary of his grisly trade. As he contemplates retirement, he is framed for the murder of Mr. Ogg’s niece.
The Berton Hotel
By Ann Summerville
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,900. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
At the end of the millennium, Lily found herself driving toward a small Texas town where her great grandmother had disappeared over fifty years ago. Lily uncovers a lot more than her great grandmother’s disappearance in 1935. A mystery buried deeper than one of the local wells may bring to light more secrets than Lily has bargained for.
Death Comes in the Morning
By Don Bissett
Series: Nathan Parker, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 126,390. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Nathan Parker never expected to find a body while hiking in Montana. And he certainly didn’t expect it to disappear. But those events land him in a conspiracy of greed that leads to a rising count of missing people. He is dragged to the brink of death, leaving him no option but to fight to survive.
X Marks the Spot
By Robert Hart
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 41,340. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
For Maddy, it started with a phone call. The next thing she knew, she was standing over her comatose husband, who was handcuffed to a hospital bed. Then, she met the brother-in-law she didn't know existed. Then, the wild-goose-chase began. From Albuquerque to Santa Fe to the middle of the desert and back again, all she was after was a straight answer.
Manchester Murder
By Pat Whitaker
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 188,860. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Cooper's Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A collection of four murder mystery novels, all set in the City of Manchester. These books, although sharing a common backdrop and even some supporting characters, are all independent stories and not a series. They also share in having, to a greater or lesser extent, a science fiction element to them although the murder mystery is predominant.
Los guapos no toman sopa
By Pedro Merino
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 38,420. Language: Spanish. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Jábico, Asere y Monina, tres personajes marginados, narran desde el patio de un lugar de hombres sin mujeres por qué cometieron homicidios y cómo fueron capturados por el capitán Veitía y su ayudante Rodríguez. Son tres historias de humor y de resignación donde es recomendable asesorarse de un diccionario de cubanismos para lograr entender las palabras y...
The Painting
By Linda Hawrey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,810. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Reeza Gordon is a Hairstylist who loves to play detective. Her best friend Whitney purchased a painting from a local Artist of a beautiful house. The artist explained to her that he made the house bright and cheerful because it really looked very sad to him. Unbeknownst to Reeza it was a house she was always drawn to as a child, she thought it was beautiful and sad at the same time.
Murder on the Galloping Goose
By Shirley Skidmore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,320. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Diamond River Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three ex loggers are murdered one at a time and so Zack Ward, the head of the local RCMP detachment must try to find the connection between these three murders and the history of Sooke. This is the 1st book in a Murder Mystery Trilogy by Shirlety Skidmore. All the murders are set in Sooke, on Vancouver Island.
Murder in the Sooke Potholes
By Shirley Skidmore
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Diamond River Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Serial killings at the Sooke Potholes complicate Zack Ward's life– he heads the Sooke RCMP detachment. The plot is complicated by interaction between a beautiful young constable and the local doctor. Meanwhile Zack Ward relentlessly courts Cass Derby – a local business women and artist. Yet, despite the obstacles and confusion, Zack's professional detective work finally resolves the murders.
War Of Choice
By John Brinling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,790. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Screenplays » Sci-Fi
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A reluctant extraterrestrial holds sway over war and peace when drawn into the Machiavellian politics of a warmongering White House. An FBI agent, his daughter and girlfriend must survive the murder and mayhem that ensue, and convince the ET to help them prevent a war with North Korea.
Such Thy Merices
By Walker Buckalew
Series: The Rebecca Series, 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,310. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Suspensefuland compelling, this dramatic addition to the Rebecca Series draws readers into the struggle between evil and ultimate redemption. Rebecca Clark, a newly married London schoolteacher, suddenly finds herself under surveillance. Rebecca’s divinely inspired visions lead her to Italy, where a conspiracy is exposed, bringing her face-to-face with ultimate Evil.
By Many or by Few
By Walker Buckalew
Series: The Rebecca Series, 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 114,560. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Awarded the Independent Publishers Association Silver Medal for Best Religious Fiction. Rebecca Manguson, a 27-year-old London school teacher, flies to the U.S. to pursue a romance she'd begun with American Matt Clark. She is introduced to a man about whom she receives visions that warn her of a plot to reverse the moral compass of American children. She pursues the mystery to its violent end.
Fall From Grace
By David Menon
Series: DCI Sara Hoyland Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 85,770. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Empire Publications enquiries@empire-uk.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Paul Foster is a social worker trying to make a difference. But what links him to an aristocratic Nazi sympathiser accused of harbouring a war criminal? And what has happened to his soldier boyfriend Jake over in Afghanistan? In this, the first DCI Sara Hoyland mystery, the intrepid detective with a murky past enters a long-forgotten world of political intrigue.
The Face of the Enemy
By Walker Buckalew
Series: The Rebecca Series, 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,050. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011 by Fideli Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rebecca Manguson, a 26-year-old London inner-city Anglican school teacher, receives three mysterious visions over a period of two weeks, visions she and her family interpret as divine messages, warnings, and commands. Rebecca, her twin brother, her American suitor, and a New York City detective pursue the mystery to its surprising and violent ending on the coast of Wales.
Among the Ashes
By Cheryl Denton
Series: Darkfire, Book One. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 99,040. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When an arsonist destroys her home, Kit Blume loses everything. All that remain are her annoying neighbor, a cryptic letter from her father, and the disturbing PTSD flashbacks and nightmares that involve a killer with a gun. Determined to find out the truth about her lost childhood, Kit discovers that some memories are best left in the dark…
Oak Horse Ranch Mystery
By Linda Meckler
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Christy, 12 and her brother Brad,16 get involved with a kidnapping. What happens to the 2 kidnapped students. Do they ever get back to their family? What isChristy and Brad's part in this kidnapping? Ages 8 to adult. Adventure and mystery. Family oriented.
Introducing Sherlock Holmes
By William Hyder
Price: $12.99 USD. Words: 114,160. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Great Detective According to Doyle The real Holmes behind the film and television images: Nine landmark cases by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, with background narrative by WILLIAM HYDER For readers who haven’t met Sherlock Holmes in print, this is the book: a continuous account of Holmes’s career, with the primary narration provided by the master storyteller, Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.