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The Political Blogging Murder: Book One in the Political Murder Series by S.W. Spooner
Series: Political Murder, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After environmentalist Laura Delaney finds a body backstage at a political trivia contest, she teams up with Washington political reporter David Wainwright to search online through social media and the political blogosphere to find out who committed the murder — and why. Along the way, she sees firsthand the foibles of the Beltway media and explores political extremes.
Harajuku Kiss by Linda Hamonou
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,880. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 1 review)
At time, life can be so depressing. She is walking her usual recovery tour in Harajuku, finishing with a crepe, trying to forget that her boyfriend dumped her once again for the week-end... when the unthinkable happens... A boy stops in front of her and kisses her, in the middle of the street, before running away. Trying to discover more about him, she is dragged into a dangerous game of mystery.
Topheth by Michael J. Scott
Series: Janelle Becker Books, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,090. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Janelle Becker of the FBI's Behavioral Analysis Unit hunts down a serial arsonist burning churches in Rochester, NY.
The Profilers Journal entry I Brothers by Stephen McInturff
Series: The Profilers Journal, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is a case about two brothers that have a special relationship that isn't what would be considered normal in any way.
Watchin' The Detective: A Mystery Dinner Romance by Louise Hathaway
Series: The Librarians. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,640. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Have you ever wanted to go to a mystery dinner theater where the audience has to figure out whodunit? That is where two lovers meet in this humorous & sexy romance novel. A librarian in her mid-thirties goes with her friends to a performance where an actual murder takes place & falls in love with the handsome investigating detective.
The Camilla Randall Mysteries Box Set by Anne R. Allen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 253,290. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Snarky, delicious fun! The Camilla Randall mysteries are a laugh-out-loud mashup of romantic comedy, crime fiction, and satire: Dorothy Parker meets Dorothy L. Sayers. Perennially down-and-out socialite Camilla Randall is a magnet for murder, mayhem and Mr. Wrong, but she always solves the mystery in her quirky, but oh-so-polite way.
Murder Mysteries # 4 by Robert C. Waggoner
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 82,760. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
First, is a kidnap-murder of a high-ranking city official's daughter who tries to handle the kidnapping alone? Second, a retired banker is shot between the eyes. The entire small town is suspect. Third, there murdered bodies are discovered in church related circumstances. Stacy Foreham is called upon to solve the homicides.
Abduction - An Angel over Rimini by Patrick Brigham
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,120. Language: British English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Penelope Scratchford has been abducted in Italy. The Italian State Police have given up their investigation and believe her parents responsible for her probable murder, but cannot prove it.The British authorities believe she is still alive, as does the UK Press. Europol offers its assistance with this cold case and sends Detective Chief Inspector Mike Lambert to Rimini to investigate her kidnap.
Treacherous Business by Lynette S. Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,600. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Found innocent of Kari Sutherland's murder, Gennie immerses herself in running the employment agency she and Kari had established. Her best friend's death, Tim's betrayal, and the ensuing accusations had almost destroyed her. Now, when history seems to be repeating itself, Tim reappears. They must work together to discover the truth about Kari's death before Gennie becomes the next victim.
Paper Bullets by Annie Reed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,620. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014 by Thunder Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
One simple favor for her ex plunges private investigator Abby Maxon into a deadly game of cat and mouse. The job seems easy enough: find the man who's been stalking her ex-husband's girlfriend. The easy job turns tough when Abby discovers more than one potential stalker. The tough job turns deadly when someone torches Melody's car while she's inside.
Hindsight: The Black Heart (#2) by Kelly Martin
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,360. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Walker loved her from the first time he met her. He would have done anything for her, done anything to protect her from the self-righteous jerk she was dating. He wished more than anything that he hadn't. Walker listened to the devil whispering in his ear. He lied to her-- to save her. He lied to her-- to keep her safe. He lied to her-- and she paid. Never trust the devil. Never.
In the Shadow of the Wonder Wheel by Carren Strock
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 64,310. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Gray Rabbit Publications / Fantastic Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mallory McGill woke up in a hospital, her nearly-born daughter missing, and the police accusing her of murder. Can she find out if she really committed the crime, or if someone stole her baby, before her life becomes forfeit?
Denver Doll the Detective Queen by Joseph A. Lovece
Series: Dime Novel Cover. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,340. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Denver Doll and Yankee Eisler are a likely pair, both pursuing the scoundrel John McParland. One a legendary scrapper and lover, the other is all-business. Together they unravel the mystery of Shining Bar. Along the way we encounter Doll's three stooges Walt, Yakie and Chug; femme-fatale the mysterious Madamoiselle Zoe, bumbling reporter Charles Pygmalion Jones, and villain Valentine Verner.
Passing Storm by Dillon Blaine
Series: The Sword and the Spirit Adventures, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The threatening sky signals coming danger as a young boy is found dead at the pond’s edge. A terrible accident? What bizarre twist of a human mind is behind events? Will the grieving parents discover the truth they deserve? Bertram, Gautier, and Robert realize that all is not as it seems, including the fury of the passing storm. Passing Storm is Book II of The Sword and the Spirit Adventures.
Clearwater Skip Trace by Al Rennie
Series: Clearwater. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,450. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Bob Morse has made a bad mistake; he asks Joe to sort it out - a woman has gone missing - CHIPs is hired to find her - Billy wants to become a bounty hunter - two fathers want to send Joe on a free trip to Dominica - Valerie gets a job - Mia issues Joe a warning - Joe stumbles onto a crime scene - Frank has a plan to make money - we learn more about Jimmy - it's just another crazy romp in paradise
Flying Blind: A Crag Banyon Mystery by James Mullaney
Series: Crag Banyon Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,850. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Crag Banyon is a two-fisted P.I. with a heart of gold and a liver of stainless steel. In his newest case, a caped hero and an evil archvillain put Banyon in a tights spot.
The King of Britain's Head by Mark Lord
Series: A Jake Savage Adventure. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
For those who like their medieval mysteries spiced with fantasy. The demon Bifrons has told Master Roger of a plot to take the King of Britain’s head. Roger is worried about the safety of his king: Richard II. Should Roger believe Bifrons, or is the wily demon trying to trick him? It is up to Roger’s assistant, Jake Savage, to see through the mystery of the demon’s divination.
Vague Images by Elaine L. Orr
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,550. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth(5.00 from 1 review)
Jolie finds a dead woman in Ocean Alley Hospital's restroom, and soon she's on the lookout for a runaway teenager and whoever planted the dead hospital budget cutter in her path. Jolie’s also planning another crazy fundraiser for Ocean Alley's food pantry—this one a Corn Hole Contest. Is Jolie putting her trust in the right people, or will misplaced trust see her hurt—or worse?
Raining Men and Corpses (A Raina Sun Mystery #1) by Anne R. Tan
Price: Free! Words: 72,560. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy(5.00 from 1 review)
A grad student in pursuit of a larcenous advisor finds herself in deep waters … starting with his murder. An old flame and a troublesome grandma complicate matters even more. With storm clouds gathering, can she stay afloat?