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Sleeping Dogs (A Matt Costello Mystery, book two)
Series: Matt Costello Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,990. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a judge is murdered in his home and the murder weapon belongs to Billy Hannan, a man missing for three years, Matt Costello is brought in. As he digs deeper, he finds a web of deceit and a cover-up with roots embedded deeply in the annals of Irish history. Matt can't let sleeping dogs lie if he's to find the killer and get to the truth of what happened to Billy Hannan.
Blood on the Bones #9 Rafferty & Llewellyn British Cozy Mystery Novel
Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: British English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Religious
'Nuns!' Gladly-lapsed Catholic DI Joe Rafferty, faced with leading a murder investigation at the local enclosed and secure RC Convent, where a body had been discovered in a shallow grave, was horrified that religion was about to re-enter his life. Distracted not only by the religious aspect, but also by the blackmail letter he had received that morning, Rafferty wasn't at his investigative best.
The Shoal of Time
Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,100. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Michele “Micky” Knight, a New Orleans PI, meets an out-of-town team of investigators who are working a human trafficking case. They want someone local to show them around. It sounds easy, and a woman with smiling green eyes is asking. But it stays easy only if Micky stops asking questions—and she’s never been good at that.
Ill Will
Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,940. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
First, do no harm. But as New Orleans PI Micky Knight discovers, not every health care provider follows that dictum. She stumbles into a tangle of the true believers to the criminally callous, who use the suffering of others for their twisted ends.
Water Mark
Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,320. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's just one more body in one more destroyed house. In New Orleans, after Katrina, there are thousands of destroyed houses and hundreds of body yet to be found. Can one more matter? It does to Micky Knight as she takes on the search to find out who the woman was and why she might have died there.
Death of a Dying Man
Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,590. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
New Orleans PI Micky Knight just had to get into a butch pissing contest with the journalist partner of a famous doctor working with her lover, Cordelia James. Micky’s insistence that the skills of a reporter are of no use to a PI backfires, and now she’s stuck with a drop-dead gorgeous assistant and the case of a dying gay man looking for a child he might have fathered.
Lost Daughters
Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 97,830. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Micky Knight, a bayou-bred and out-of-the-closet New Orleans private investigator, takes on the cases of a widowed mother looking for her daughter and a tough gay boy hunting for his biological mother. When a young woman patient is murdered at Dr. Cordelia James’s clinic, it seems to be just a bizarre coincidence.
The Intersection of Law and Desire
Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 3. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 134,220. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It is fall in the steamy underworld of New Orleans, the seasons are changing, and so is tough detective Micky Knight's life. Micky takes on the case of the daughter of a friend, who is believed to be sexually abused, not knowing that the investigation will lead her on a dangerous sexual odyssey.
Deaths of Jocasta
Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,310. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Micky Knight, a hard-hitting, tough-talking dyke detective, has been hired to provide security for a party at an old country mansion. It should be easy—a perfect spring evening, mild weather, and women everywhere. Suddenly another woman shows up—brutally murdered, left to die in the surrounding woods. The police find a prime suspect when the body of yet another victim is found in the clinic of Dr.
World Beat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,180. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Set in Zaire and the Republic of Congo, The World Beat evokes modern Africa with a realism that few writers achieve. At loose ends, series hero Roberts takes an assignment from Lloyds of London to deliver ransom for Elyse Revelle, a Belgian mining company doctor who has been kidnapped, presumably be separatists or terrorists.
Snake Eyes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,950. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Someone is maiming the horses of rancher Jules Reynard and Mitch Roberts is hired to put a stop to the mayhem. But the blind Reynard is also a nightclub owner with a dangerous and beautiful young wife. Snake Eyes is a recipient of the Best Paper Back Novel, Private Eye Writers of America.
Samedi's Knapsack
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,090. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The hypnotic and gritty ninth Mitch Roberts Crime Novel. After a long stay abroad and a love affair that fell apart, Mitch Roberts is headed home. But Roberts has no chance to return to an uneventful life. A beautiful flight attendant suggests he meet her for a drink at her favorite bar in Miami.
Rude Boys
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,200. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While living in London, Roberts does “off the books” work for a lawyer named Hillary Root. When Root’s half-brother is murdered in a London hospital bed, Roberts must travel to Kingston, Jamaica to find the murderer.
A Penny for the Old Guy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
While in London attending a veterans convention, Roberts visits his war-time romance Amanda. When Amanda’s young son is drowned in the River Cam in Cambridge, Roberts goes to work. But, surprisingly, the mystery takes Roberts to Amsterdam where political intrigue complicates the case.
Muscle and Blood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A car bomb kills the woman Roberts has been hired to protect against threats. The trail of clues leads Roberts to Reno and a casino and brothel run by gangsters who have left a trail of murder that leads back to Wichita.
One More Puff: A Mystery Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lifelong friends, Jimmy and Bobby come to the big city to live their dreams, only to share the pain of failure on the streets. Yet despite it all, they have their friendship. Until the cigarettes do Bobby in. Or do they? Unconvinced, Jimmy searches for answers and then justice to avenge Bobby’s one final puff. Wanna light?
The New Du Rose Matriarch
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,700. Language: British English. Published: June 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Motherhood at forty-five is not quite what Hana Du Rose expected and she feels disappointed in herself. Her previous stalker is behind bars but another danger is getting ready to stretch its wicked fingers and make her life unbearable. Who is the handsome man in the black Mercedes and why is he intent on punishing Hana? Why is it that she can't ask her husband for help this time?
Hot Summer, Cold Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,800. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wichita private detective Mitch Roberts is asked by a distraught father to find his son. The search leads Roberts into a dead-end of drug dealing and crooked cops, not to mention the dangerous Carlotta Granger, daughter of a police captain.
Disheveled City
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,140. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One cold winter a woman is found dead on her kitchen floor. Unfortunately, detective Mitch Roberts had once had a brief affair with the woman and becomes the prime suspect in a murder investigation.
Cold Cash
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,630. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a young unmarried mom finds her baby kidnapped, Roberts uncovers a dangerous illegal adoption ring run by one of Wichita’s notorious gang figures.