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Murder at Mama Truckers Cafe
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bobbie Grant has no idea of how the world turns when she is hired as a waitress at Mama Trucker’s Cafe, a truckstop just off the Interstate. Newly separated from her fickle musician husband, Bobbie vows to make better choices in her life, but nothing seems to go the way she plans until handsome Frederick March shows up and courts her with jewelry and flowers.
MELTDOWN: A Sam Jameson novel
Series: Devolution: A Sam Jameson Espionage and Suspense Thriller Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,580. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
“The best thriller I have ever read.” “LOVE LOVE LOVE this series!” What if the cash in your wallet was suddenly worthless? What if your life’s savings suddenly wouldn’t buy you dinner? How secure is our way of life? Special Agent Sam Jameson doesn’t pay much attention to the crackpots and goofballs, with their shrill economic doomsday predictions… until their dire conjecture comes true!
Curious Confession
Series: Closed Case, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Janet McNulty. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
What would you do if a man came up to you and confessed to murder? Tammy is bored with her job as a police investigator in Manchester and wishes to quit and move on. Right about the time she decides it’s time for a new direction in her life, a man walks into the station claiming that he wishes to confess to a murder. His name is John Doe, and he is the Hartfield Killer.
Relatos entre lo Fantástico y Terrible
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
En esta oportunidad, Enza Scalici abandona las historias románticas, y describe mundos bizarros y alucinaciones que se funden con la realidad y fantasía.
The Tolham Castle Mysteries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,980. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
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When Janie Hamilton unexpectedly inherits Tolham Castle, there are mysteries to uncover in the dungeon, and the disappearance of a guest needs to be explained. A collection of four stories: The Tolham Castle Legacy, The Tolham Castle Mystery, The Tolham Castle Banquet, Tolham Castle: The Mystery of the Runes.
Krystalnætter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: Danish. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Historisk krimi som udspiller sig i Vendsyssel i tresserne. Krystalnatten i Berlin viser sig at skabe uventede dønninger tredive år senere. En tiårig dreng forsvinder fra sit hjem, og da politiet ikke kan opklare sagen, begiver hans bedste ven sig ud for at lede efter ham.
Mind Over Murder
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,180. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The last time the police knocked on psychic Valentine Zalmanzig Cohen's door they ignored her advice and the wrong man ended up in prison for murder. Five years later the knock comes again. Another couple killed in the same house. A copycat killer? Or has the original killer struck again? Read Mind Over Murder, a mystery/thriller from author Evelyn David.
Antologi Detektif Indonesia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Semua cerpen dalam Antologi “Detektif Indonesia” ini merupakan hasil karya teman-teman yang lolos dalam audisi yang diadakan oleh Katamagz. Audisi cerpen detektif tersebut diadakan untuk mengangkat genre detektif yang masih kurang berkembang di Indonesia. Ada 10 cerpen detektif terpilih yang dimasukkan dalam antologi ini, semuanya bertema detektif Indonesia
The Information Man
Price: Free! Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
It's a normal day for information broker Rex Malin when he's asked to deal with a murder, and the missing fiancée of a leading Toronto citizen. With his friends' help, Rex unravels the two mysteries. But it's his memories of the Great War that connect best the eerie present circumstances: the murder, the missing fiancée, and the spectral wolves invading the city.
Raine McKenzie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A sexy lesfic, crime / romance novella about a sexy psychiatrist who is the prime suspect of a murder investigation. Sandra, one of the detectives on the case, is madly in love with this woman and she believes in her innocence. Is the good doctor a killer? Word count approx.: 22 000
Characters in Swordplay
Price: Free! Words: 20,660. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Independent Bookworm. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In a world where everything is powered by magic, the Gendarmerie Magique needs specialists to fight crimes committed with magic. A gendarme who can't use magic is a liability. Moira is magically challenged. However, her biggest dream is a place in the Gendarmerie, and she refuses to let her disability get in the way.
The Plague Doctor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 118,000. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Masks hide more than just flesh… A sadistic killer stalks the city of Green Valley Falls and with limited resources the police are getting nowhere. Fear grips the heart of the city as the unusual nature of the attacks are kept from the media. Laurie Hood, a young man living a mundane life loses a friend to the killer and begins investigating the case himself...
Charaktere in Waffenruhe
Price: Free! Words: 22,450. Language: German. Published: June 13, 2014 by Independent Bookworm. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In einer Welt, in der Magie alles mit Energie versorgt, braucht die Gendarmerie Magique Spezialisten, um Verbrechen mit magischem Hintergrund aufzuklären. Ein Gendarm ohne Magie ist eine Gefahr für seine Kollegen. Moira hat Schwierigkeiten mit Magie. Trotzdem ist ihr größter Traum ein Platz bei der Gendarmerie, und sie weigert sich, sich von ihrer Behinderung an der Erfüllung hindern zu lassen.
A Taste of Evil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Alyson is on trial for her life for the murder of her fourth husband and she has many enemies.
The Early Conundrums: A Spade/Paladin Collection
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,760. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Spade: Secret Master of Fandom and Private Detective. Paladin: Spade’s enigmatic sidekick and infamous detective for hire. Together: Two of masterful author Kristine Kathryn Rusch’s most popular characters.
The Death of Sherlock Holmes & Other Stories
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A collect of stories that appeared in journals and magazine, headed by The Death of Sherlock Holmes with the master detective solving yet another crime in London and his untimely death, which answers every question readers have wondered about for years.
Trial
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
A man stands trial for brutally killing a 12-year-old girl. But does a trial bring actual justice? And what can a father do to deal with the horror? A heart-wrenching story about those left behind to cope with the aftermath.
A Reasonable Expectation of Privacy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,930. Language: American English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
With his client dead and his services paid for in advance, private detective Pete Lincoln has a murder to solve. In a world where even the most intimate acts are visible to everyone and where everyone knows everyone else’s business, who could have killed Mara Kalleigh and walked away unseen? This story was originally published in the June 2012 issue of Analog Science Fiction and Fact.
Final Argument
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 115,110. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"A courtroom thriller, a mean streets thriller, and an Everyman study of good and evil all rolled into one. And every part of it is terrific. What a wonderful piece of storytelling!"-- Donald Westlake, The New York Times A district attorney, ten years after sending a murderer to Death Row, returns to the same Florida courtroom in a desperate effort to save that same innocent man's life.
The Hairdressers' Cut
Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
THE HAIRDRESSERS’ CUT is the first in The Hairdresser Murders Series. Hairdresser Lauren Canning holidays in Grand Cayman, a British protectorate and off shore financial centre. She and two friends, Zoe and Claire are from Ross on Wye. They are single, in their twenties, looking for adventure and a change for a few weeks from their sleepy Herefordshire existence.