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My Sore Hush-a-Bye
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,870. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Coming of age, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Camille learned to love and accept her sheltered life with Uncle Bob. But she's growing up and everything is changing. She goes to public school, where no one talks to her, except Ashley. Now that Ashley's missing, Camille starts thinking about her mother and rethinking her life with Uncle Bob and everything she chose to believe.
The Masked Adversary
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 116,030. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Nothing is quite as it seems in Victorian London. When two strangely horrific bodies are found, the Metrolpolitan Police Commissioner finds he must bend some rules to solve the crimes. Enter ex-detective George Williamson and ally Noah Dyson in a case that is unprecedented in gruesomeness and terror. In a city of a million faces, all men wear masks.
I’m A Sweet Talkin’ Southern Bell Killer
Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Juno moves back to her home town in North Carolina after living in New York for the worst five years of her life. She makes a new life for herself and even falls in love, but trouble seems to follow her everywhere. Well she's just going to have to find a way to rid of that trouble, isn't she?
Falcon's Bend Series, Book 2: Tears on Stone
Series: Falcon's Bend, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,860. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Is murder ever justifiable? Falcon's Bend Police Department Investigator Pete Shasta's brother Jordan, is recently divorced and intent on putting his life back together for himself and his daughter. Jordan discovers that people have moved into the house next door to him and one of them is MaryEmma Gold, who'd lived in the house he now owns when he was a boy.
Come What May
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 139,130. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hi. I’m Alexandra Hollingsworth. You know…being an FBI agent is definitely not as glamorous as it is on TV. Ten years of near misses finally caught up with me when I was shot in the line of duty. And just when I think things couldn’t get any worse, I find out I’m wanted by the FBI for the deaths of four agents...
Bad Bayou
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,970. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Suzanne LeBlanc was back! With legs as long as any seen in these parts in a long, long time, the nearly six-foot-tall Cajun goddess had come back to collect. Only she knew the secrets that Bad Bayou held. Accompanied by her Swamp Ops team, she was about to reopen old wounds, settle old scores, and forever stir the old backwater haunts of southern Louisiana’s men and beasts.
The Guardian Saga Trilogy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 144,120. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This is the complete novel for the Guardian Saga trilogy books I, II, and III combined. It follows Katrina Castillo from the beginning of her troubles to the conclusion. secrets abound in Katrina's life, it will take a cunning and skilled group of individuals to keep her alive to find the truth behind her friends death and who is after Katrina.
October Octagon Occult - A Xara Smith Mystery
Series: The Xara Smith Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,130. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Private Investigator Xara Smith, her business partner Jill, and her girlfriend Jana go on vacation together to a spirited resort called "Octagon Occult". With Halloween just around the corner the witches gather and mischief ensues. Skyclad witches, pentagrams, candles, pink yarn, a missing reporter, carnival rides, fun in the sun, and thirty-million dollars that the owner does not want.
Game Theory: A Katerina Carter Fraud Thriller
Series: Katerina Carter Fraud Thriller. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,500. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"A riveting thriller in the vein of Michael Connolly and John Grisham..." Katerina Carter lands her biggest case ever—a massive Ponzi scheme. Billionaire Zachary Barron’s business is in free fall, somehow connected to the shadowy World Institute. Game Theory uncovers how the world really works, where a small pool of winners take all. And the players will stop at nothing to get what they want.
More Myth Murders (A Sheffield and Black Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,860. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
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Their nightmare has begun again. When Detectives Vivienne Sheffield and Dylan Black find themselves standing over a dead woman—snake skins in her hair, tusks glued to her severed head, and a toga wrapped around her body—the similarities to their last serial killer case are undeniable. Once the DNA results are in, the truth is revealed: Fenrir’s brother has returned for revenge.
Bashed (A Sheffield and Black Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,050. Language: American English. Published: October 13, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Detectives Vivienne Sheffield and Dylan Black are dispatched to the local university where John Randolph, a seemingly happy, healthy college sophomore, has been found dead in his dorm room. When the autopsy results are in, Randolph’s death turns out to be something out of an Agatha Christie novel: arsenic poisoning. Unexpected twists and turns keep the detectives guessing until the very end.
The Fortune of the Bourbons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,390. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2012 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » History » Essays
A visitor to the old Abbey of Orval (Belgium) discovers a corpse in the ruins. Paul Shoeman was the producer of the semi-historical documentary serial Mysterious Belgium. He was working on an episode titled ‘Nostradamus in Orval’, about the so-called prophecies of Nostradamus which are in fact containing a code to find the lost ‘fortune of the Bourbons’. Can you solve this murder mystery?
Good Bones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,430. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Rookie real estate agent Sam Turner discovers there’s more to the cutthroat world of real estate than meets the eye after she stumbles over a body at a supposedly vacant house. As she struggles to put together a deal for her first (and only) clients, Sam must clear her name and prove she has what it takes to succeed in real estate – even as she herself becomes the target of a crafty killer.
Pandora's Box: A Spade/Paladin Conundrum
Series: Spade/Paladin Conundrums. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The police often show up at science fiction conventions, but not because Secret Master of Fandom and private detective Spade calls them. Although he has this time. Paladin has found a box with a note, a box she believes contains a bomb. Spade and Paladin have to find the bomber and save the convention, and do so before the police arrive. The conundrum? Can they do all this and survive?
Tropial Greed: A Kristen Maroney Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,470. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tourist season is waning in the Caribbean town of Placencia, and boutique owner Kristen Maroney looks forward to a rest. She accepts her friend Claire's invitation to a beach party, only to find that Claire intends to use the gathering to educate people about the plight of sea turtles. Kristen gets hooked on the cause, and suddenly finds herself in hand to hand combat with some very evil men.
Il tunnel dei sospesi
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 30,360. Language: Italian. Published: October 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ci sono vite che sembrano irreali. Proprio a cavallo tra realtà e fantasia è nato il personaggio di Linda, una ragazza che lavora in un ospedaletto di periferia. Fa le pulizie, Linda. E sogna. Sogna tanto. I sogni compaiono più spesso quando la vita non ti promette niente di buono. Un giorno un evento, di per sé tragico, la trasporterà in un mondo diverso dal suo ma che lei conosce bene.
Le patient 127
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,770. Language: French. Published: October 11, 2012 by Objectif Noir. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Carole, infirmière, a la charge d'un patient amnésique dont on ignore l'identité. La police pense qu'il s'agit d'un criminel mais Carole ne peut s'empêcher d'être attirée par l'inconnu. Mais voilà que lorsque son identité est sur le point d'être révéle, les cadavres commencent à surgir autour d'elle. A-t-elle raison de lui faire confiance envers et contre tous ?
Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye...Get Charlene!
Series: Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,250. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Max's new flatmate is gorgeous, but mysterious! What is her secret? Why is she afraid to venture out in broad daylight? Max's love life begins to be complicated!
Shadow Fade
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,970. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
If you’re insane, do you know it? No. This is the story of three such people. In a blink, their town and their lives, darken under a cloud of savage murders. They find they lie at the nexus of these atrocities. Soon they discover they also lie at the core of their deliverance. Remarkably, one concludes salvation lies in yet another murder.
Heartland
Series: Could It Happen?, 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,370. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012 by Fideli Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A house divided cannot stand ... It is 2021 — The United States is reeling from political turmoil, economic decay, civil strife, and increasing terrorist threats. Frustrated by hopeless overseas wars and its corrupt government, the U.S. military has taken it upon itself to reset the nation's direction. Because of this, we've lowered our guard and are about to pay a dear price.