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Annals of a Dangerous Handyman
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 93,790. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
ANNALS OF A DANGEROUS HANDYMAN portrays the tale of Henri Chabron, Canadian, American, commercial mercenary for hire, in the business of personal salvage. The fast-moving story story tells how a child, becoming a man in a world of lies, deceit and betrayal, is still able to preserve his soul.
Seer, Tyro, Fiend: Windsong Lake Series, Vol. II
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 75,160. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Seer - A psychic. Tyro - A beginner. Fiend - A diabolically cruel person. When a fledgling investigator asks Stefanie Durant to use her psychic ability to find a missing insurance beneficiary, she says “The Ken” does not work that way.
Revenge Cafe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,580. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Tasfil Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sometimes oceanside dining leaves such a bad taste in your mouth, it's to die for.
Murder In Her Dreams
Series: Murder In The Shadows, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,680. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Cassie Blake lives with guilt because she failed to heed her dreams and a young girl died. Now, a year later a handsome man and a vicious feral rabbit haunt her dreams. She has no idea of the man’s identity. At first she dismisses the dream as ridiculous, that is, until she discovers the man is real.
Miami Duck
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,060. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
He's smart, he's cool, he's still at school. Jason Crane is a second year law student at Miami University with a part-time job as a private detective. Jason's first case sees him investigating an environmental group who seem to be holding a wealthy young woman in their spell. Jason's job seems simple enough at first...find out if the group is after her money or not. Jason is soon in over his head.
The Garden of Dead Dreams
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,350. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Sidewalk Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Etta Lawrence is intent on rewriting her life at the Buchanan Academy, a prestigious creative writing school tucked beneath Oregon’s fog-laced Douglas firs and Western red cedars. Then she stumbles onto a revelation about the school’s legendary founder that could threaten more than just her chances at starting over, because someone at the academy is deadly serious about keeping it private.
All in Her Head
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,180. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
N.M. Cedeño’s debut novel is a compelling mystery romance that will grab you by the throat right from the first page, and will keep you guessing until the very end. Shy and socially awkward, Martha Rowan is adjusting to life in Dallas, Texas, when she stumbles into an attempted car-jacking and becomes the target of a killer intent on eliminating witnesses.
Innocent Labor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,010. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Battle King Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Elena is a survivor--and no stranger to the cruelty that lurks in the shadows of society. Caught up in the search for a missing student, she must face the increasing violence head on and find the strength to overcome her own past. Time is running out.
Voyage of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #6)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Aboard the Jörmungandr, Heron must flee the remnants of the Roman navy bent on revenge.
Huntig.u
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A discovery of a weird web-site and efforts to figure out who and why created it put a halt to the life of an entire country. Determination to get down to the bottom of this secret brings one of the characters to a remote African country. Lives of many people are at stake; who is going to cast light on the mysterious web-site: a congressman, a police officer, or a little boy?
Race for the Blood
Series: It's in the Blood, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,440. Language: American English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Kellie was sitting on the floor trying to lick up the last of the blood that dripped down the side of her bottle. She was having a hard time concealing her resentment of Carmen’s high handedness. Imagine, grabbing the bottle away and drinking most of it, and leaving only an ounce or two. After all, she did all the work, it was awkward having to lean into the cage and hold the man’
Sonnet of the Sphinx
Series: Poetic Death Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,530. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Grace is on the hunt for a lost sonnet by Romantic poet Percy Shelley.
Vicious Circle Part II
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,970. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Sent from Brisbane, Australia, to New Zealand to track down possible murder victim Claire Lomax’s last known contact, Detective Sergeant Declan Kelly’s search eventually leads him to Christchurch, where his trail meets that being followed by the Psychic Connection panel. Their combined investigations culminate in a dramatic confrontation at a disused country church.
The Lick Road Incident
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Robert Miller is a young handsome man. He is born into a wealthy family and starts a successful new business venture of his own. He inadvertently becomes involved in an incident which results in a gangster wanting to kidnap him. While the gangster is pursuing Robert circumstances change and the gangster decides instead to kill Robert. Suddenly an unusual event transforms the entire situation.
More Short Fuses (Four Free Short Stories)
Price: Free! Words: 48,590. Language: British English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Four free short stories from bestselling author Stephen Leather, plus opening chapters of five of his bestselling thrillers. The short stories are: Rules of Engagement (where Spider Shepherd has to help a friend who is in serious trouble with the police), The Constituency Meeting (where a group of old folks decide to commit a murder), Ghost Kids and Massage Therapy.
From Chaff to Wheat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A gorgeous 19 year old Minneapolis Police Informant , turned expensive hooker and drug dealer, an ambitious 24 year old , hard drinking , hard Driving Police Officer, makes for a Raw , Intense Experience, which will draw you into their passion and the ultimate finale of a life lived on the edge, for Both of them.
Broken Down: Detective Jimmy Delaney Collection #1
Series: Detective Jimmy Delaney. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,860. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Detective Jimmy Delaney stories 1-3: In a Flash Jimmy gets an implant to stay a cop – what could be the harm? Mixed Signals Jill files for divorce, he’s busted down from detective, and the prosecutor is after him. Things couldn’t get any worse, could they? The Right Idea Jimmy's divorce has swallowed his fortune. What would Jimmy do without the city's thriving blackmail industry?
The Unlikely Spy
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,820. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
August 1146. Prince Hywel has invited all the bards and lords of Wales to a music festival. But with the highborn come the low: thieves, spies, and other hangers-on. When a murderer strikes as the festival starts, Gareth and Gwen are charged with discovering his identity—before the death of a peasant shakes the throne of a king. The Unlikely Spy is the fifth Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.
Eating It Too
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sophie pours love into her cooking. For years, she shared her gift with her husband. Now, she will infuse her baking with every feeling she possesses—one final act as payment for everything Harold plans for their future.
Deadly Trio: Three English Mysteries
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 193,250. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Read the New York Times and USA Today Bestseller! Here are the first three Lord and Lady Hetheridge Books, together in one collection. These cozy mysteries, set in contemporary London, feature Scotland Yard chief superintendent Anthony Hetheridge, DS Kate Wakefield, and DS Deepal "Paul" Bhar, solving crimes among the wealthy and powerful.