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A Life of Death: 8
Series: A Life of Death, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,840. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Alex and an old friend, Jessie Arturo, join forces as Alex’s hunch seems to have stalled. Irene Harris is certainly guilty of arson and murder, but is she their serial killer? Will Alex be able to focus and catch the killer who has haunted Tranquil Heights for more than a dozen years? Do the ghosts and victims of Washington deserve his attention any less?
Hunter, Hunter...What's My Game?
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,770. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Marc Woodcock returns home to find his wife and three young children missing. Then he receives a cryptic note challenging him to find them. With the help of his boss and long-time friend, Bob Simpson, Marc sets out on a quest to find his family and bring them home safely.
Stain: Dead & Gone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,990. Language: British English. Published: November 13, 2013 by Postmortem Studios. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Stain is your stereotypical washed-up cop. He's good for nothing, surfing a life of indolence and drunkenness on past glories until he can get to retirement. Then, weirdly, he gets given a serious and important case and may have to reassess his life and career.
Adios Bondi Noir
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 111,270. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Bookpal Australia. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Adios Bondi Noir is an urban crime fiction novel with sand between its toes, liberal doses of humour and plenty of heart, the story woven in and around Australia’s most famous beach. Kris Lowry, surgeon and committed surfer is about to head off to Sumatra for a well earned surfing holiday when his best friend Jake appears on his doorstep.
A Penny Found
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,600. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The lives of Albuquerque homicide detective Joe Denali and accused murderer Penny Murphy come together in “A Penny Found,” a novel that includes bank fraud, a Mexican mafia connection and one woman’s desire to break free of a life of abuse.
The Sixth Book: A New Novel
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 136,200. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After being framed for his father's death, William Nash finds himself on the run for his life. His early search for answers yields nothing but a curiously preserved Egyptian artifact and the cryptic writings of his father. If there’s any hope of surviving he'll have to team up with his ex-girlfriend, solve his father's murder and uncover the meaning of The Sixth Book.
Cassandra's Last Spotlight (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries - Christmas)
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries. Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Nine months after the same sex marriage of retirees FBI senior investigator Charlotte Diamond and movie box-office actress Brenda Brandon/Boynton (See the eighth in the Charlotte Diamond Mystery Series, Horrid Honeymoon) the two are putting on a Christmas program at the Curtain Call retirement home for movie folks. The Christmas concert is intended to bring together the townspeople of the riversid
Buried Secrets Can Be Murder: A Girl and Her Dog Cozy Mystery
Series: Charlie Parker New Mexico Mystery Series, Book 14. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,420. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
Investigator Charlie Parker and family are ready for a quiet Christmas at home but along comes a new case which made national headlines. Five years earlier, Tali Donovan was acquitted of killing her two children and then she vanished. Now, at the anniversary of the children’s disappearance, their father wants answers, knowing he will not find peace until he knows what really happened.
Total Beach
Series: Surfland Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,330. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Jackson Poe’s biggest adventure yet, he searches for the answers—along with a science teacher with a MacGod complex, a drag queen with a fluctuating number of breasts and a vomiting dog—and discovers that, once again, life in Surfland, Oregon, is a Total Beach.
The Locket
You set the price! Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Angela Forrest is bored and that's never a good thing. After a bout of the flu she is looking for a little excitement, so she decides to try her hand at the art of detection. As she works on perfecting her 'tailing' abilities, she manages to find a real crime - and solves it!
Crime In Its Time
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Historical » General
Deceit is universal and murder has no permanent home. Both Al Capone and a medieval relic thief could understand them. So could lawyers, teenagers, union members, contract killers, and Home Economics teachers. With rich historical detail, these seven tales range from England in the middle ages to Wisconsin in the present-day.
Last Straw: A Harry Cork Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When Wisaka police discover a body in a horse barn, Deputy Chief Harry Cork knows it’s not murder. So why and how did the ex-Marine die?
The Major Meets His Match
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,780. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A Regency Adventure and Romance. Set in the Regency period and taking place in and around the beautiful City of Bath in Somerset. A beautiful location is no guarantee of beautiful behaviour... Major Bedivere Lynmouth’s quiet convalescence from a wound received in the war in the Peninsular, is about to be rudely interrupted by an unlooked for meeting...
Fit to be Tied
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,910. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Follow the adventures of Amanda and her two teenage daughters through an amazing unintended adventure. Full of twists and turns, this is a book you won't be able to put down!
A Girl Without A Home
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Based on true facts: I was jogging one late night and came across a young girl, whom seem to be lost and looking for her home. She has been trying to get to her home for at least 2 whole years and was unsuccessful.
The Corps Vanishes
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,690. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Romania’s greatest actor, relegated to playing a series of Hollywood Grade-Z vampire flicks, is convicted in the court of public opinion when his eminently more successful but less talented horror-movie rival is murdered…by a vampire?
The Seminarian
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"The Seminarian" depicts the direction of Anthony Michael Saleem's life, which is no longer under his control. He fights through Many spell binding and breath taking adversities which force him from one path to the next. Each road is filled with unimaginable danger and intrigue. Each road has a surprising end. Until he finally reaches the road back to God.
The Governor`s Enemies
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,200. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Nigerian governor`s car gets attacked by a suicide bomber. He hires a private detective to find the perpetrator. All the private investigator had to do was swear his allegiance to him with the gods as witness and the job would be his. There was money to be picked up but the hired hand was to learn that in politics, there is nothing like easy cash.
A Matter Of Blood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,770. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Lydia Murley can't sleep and leaves her Chicago hotel room in search of an aspirin, she finds instead a young man bleeding to death in an elevator. Due to her quick thinking, the lad survives, but upon waking from a coma he has no idea who he might be. Detectives Eugene Harlow and Jake Martini, check leads and the youth is identified as Dominick Portelli, but the day they believe part of...
Sole Witness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,450. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Romance Novels. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Lori Summers left town the day Davis Hamilton dumped her for a society wife. She lived up her daredevil career until tragedy brought her back to her home town to face the past and re-think the future. Stumbling over a dead rap star wasn’t supposed to be part of that equation, and neither was running from a killer... right into the arms of the last man on earth she’d dare to trust.