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Cross Check - a Posh Hits murder mystery - book 2
Series: Posh Hits, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,310. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cressida Barker-Powell, spoiled society girl and recent widow is back, and back with a vengeance. She is making a list and cross-checking it twice. If you’re on her list, you’re dead. No ifs. No buts. No maybes. She’s making the world a happier place for the few people she cares about, and if that means someone’s got to die to make that happen, so be it.
Calling Card
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Political intrigue, freshly fallen snow and an observant paper boy help the local police to bring this murder to a quick conclusion.
Death of a Daughter of Venice
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: British English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
1739 The Venice of Vivaldi and Canaletto. Harry Brierfield, a young Englishman is attempting to establish himself painting cityscapes for his compatriots doing the Grand Tour. Things turn disastrous when he finds a body in a canal. Paola, a young musician and the dead girl’s friend, is ready to co-opt his assistance in discovering who did kill Sonia. But can they do it?
Ashes to Ashes
Price: Free! Words: 132,850. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.00 from 3 reviews)
Dr. Ashe Walters is violently pulled back into the life that he had chosen to walk away from four years before, a life in which he worked with the YPD to hunt down criminals, a life that had led to the savage killing of his lovely wife. As Ashe fights to prove that his only son is innocent of murder, he finds his mental abilities, his beliefs, his sanity, and his overall faith in reality tested.
Death On The Point
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,430. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Eye witness to a murder on The Point, seventeen-year-old Colton Blackwell cannot convince the police he is telling the truth. With the help of his classmates, the youngster starts his own investigation. Even though Colton is an all “A” student, he makes some very bad decisions, potentially costing his family their lives.
Snake in Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,350. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Oleta Parker, the intrepid neighborhood snoop, investigates a mystery involving three dead bodies,a disconsolate boy, a breakout of valley fever, Sequoia National Forest, and a handful of picaresque characters associated with a mysterious ranch. Add Detectives Cantrell and Rojas and the enthusiastic Bakersfield Irregulars, and a whopping mystery ensues.
Bakersfield Irregulars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,990. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Introducing Oleta Parker, amateur detective, and her coterie of assistants, known informally as her 'Bakersfield Irregulars', which includes her ex-husband, Wade. This becomes complicated when she is attracted to a handsome detective during the pursuit of both a murderer and a set of missing plans.
The Chill Cuts Deep
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,170. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Small towns are supposed to be peaceful, but when a brutal murder rocks the town of Donegal, Alaska, Detective Kady O'Meara finds they are anything but.
Emma's Rifles
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 41,530. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Meet Emma Reynolds-Chase. Born into the caldron state of frontier Missouri in the eighteen thirties. She witnesses its darker sides, as rough men of conviction square off into a conflict that threatens to tear America apart. A world of shifting alliances, with a divided loyalties. America in 1850 - new technology: Telegraph and Steam.: Gold, Iron, and Copper in abundance. New- enemies.
Courtney Case and the Dinosaur, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 10,850. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals / Dinosaurs & Prehistoric Creatures, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
You never know what might inspire you. Surprisingly, school has been the source of many of my cases. In this case (my second book), I try to discover what happened to the leg of a dinosaur that was shown at our local museum. I mean, how can something as big as a dinosaur leg not be found? Join me on this fun, exciting case. Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
Courtney Case and the Pobblebonk, Educational Version
Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Hi, I am Courtney Case. I live in Australia. In my spare time, I’m a Private Detective. I’ve got my best friend and trusty sidekick, Laura, and my cat, Maggie. Together, we are the Courtney Case Detective Agency. Sometimes, being a Private Detective is all about discovering the wonders of nature. That’s how it was this time. Join me! Educational Versions include Common Core exercises.
DEAD (and hellbent)
Series: DEAD(ish), Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 12,100. Language: Australian English. Published: January 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mike is days away from getting out of jail. But he has a big problem - he's convinced that Linda is back to make his life hell. Linda is convinced that she's not tormenting Mike - she just wants him to go the hell away. Trent, as usual, is given the job of working out what the hell is going on. Warning: Contains violence, rude words, and Aussie spelling and slang. Not suitable for children.
Limoncello Yellow (Franki Amato Mysteries #1)
Series: Franki Amato Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,600. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Francesca "Franki" Amato makes the snap decision to move to New Orleans to work at her friend Veronica's detective agency, Private Chicks, Inc. But Franki's hopes for a more stable life are soon dashed when Private Chicks is hired by the prime suspect in a murder case to find out what really happened to a beautiful young boutique manager who was found strangled to death with a cheap yellow scarf.
Прерванная месса
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 46,740. Language: Russian. Published: January 24, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
По сообщению РИА новостей: Вчера в результате сильного урагана в городе М N-области произошло очередное трагическое событие. Сильными порывами ветра была разрушена часть старых зданий в центре города, а также повреждён корпус нового бизнес–центра. Под обломками конструкций оказались несколько десятков жителей и гостей города. Спасатели приняли все меры по обнаружению и спасению людей и тел из зава
Football Mambo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,640. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When down-at-heel Adelaide private detective Bruce Bilger accepts a curious but seemingly trivial case from a local Australian Rules football club, the Centralian Galahs, he has no inkling of the bizarre and perilous circumstances into which he is about to be plunged. Will his survival instinct and street wisdom make up for his lack of social graces, and will his curiosity ultimately kill him or
Calamity Jayne and the Haunted Homecoming (Calamity Jayne book #3)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
It's autumn in the heartland, but this year, Tressa Jayne Turner isn't just enjoying the candy corn, popcorn balls and caramel apples. This reporter is on a mission to sniff out a serious story. Enter a blackmailing, six-foot-two-inch homecoming queen candidate with all the charm of Frankenstein in taffeta, a rival reporter out to scoop the competition, and a séance-hosting grandmother!
Calamity Jayne and the Fowl Play at the Fair (Calamity Jayne book #2)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 114,070. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Tressa Jayne Turner, known in her hometown as "Calamity Jayne" for her unconventional exploits, is ready to enjoy the final weeks of summer at The Iowa State Fair. But when her cousin goes missing, it's another fine, sticky mess she's gotten herself into. The only question is, can she solve the crime and save the day... or will this blonde be enjoying her final fair?
Calamity Jayne (Calamity Jayne book #1)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,770. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tressa Jayne Turner has had it up to here with the dumb-blonde jokes and a childhood nickname that's harder to get rid of than her favorite pair of cowboy boots. Then Tressa finds a seriously dead body and an opportunity to get a skeptical citizenry to see that she's no longer that skinny kid with scraped knees by resurrecting her job as a reporter for the hometown paper and solving a murder.
Voodoo, Lies, and Murder (Amber Fox Mysteries book #3)
Series: Amber Fox Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,710. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Chantal Langton, the daughter of a famous voodoo high priestess, goes missing, is it a simple case of a rich girl looking for adventure, or is it something more sinister? Amber Fox aims to find out and soon finds herself slap bang in the middle of voodoo curses, a trail of missing women, and a labyrinth of deceit.
Money, Lies, and Murder (Amber Fox Mysteries book #2)
Series: Amber Fox Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,890. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Three deaths. A safety deposit box robbery. The boxing heavyweight champion of the world. Somehow, they're all related, and it's up to Amber Fox to solve a four-year-old crime to find out why. Only when she stumbles across a trail of dead bodies and a web of lies spanning both sides of a social divide, this case starts to get personal.