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Mistletoe & Murder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,540. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Five Seas Ink. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(4.00 from 1 review)
In this holiday short story, Presley goes home for Christmas expecting it to be a relaxing holiday until her old boyfriend, Brian, asks for her help finding out who has been stealing from him and it turns from theft to murder. Why would anyone want to kill Tommy and what was he hiding?
The Boddy in the Snowbank
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Price: Free! Words: 1,880. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.67 from 9 reviews)
Just for fun... a short story based around the game Cluedo/Clue. When Mr. Boddy is found dead in a snowbank, his loyal housekeeper, Mrs. White, must give a statement to the police about the case. It's the Clue characters like you've never seen them before!
Home Fires (A Butterscotch Jones Mystery Book 4)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The fourth entry in Melanie Jackson's bestselling Butterscotch Jones Mystery Series is a 11k word short story. Christmas is coming to McIntyre's Gulch, unfortunately Butterscotch's boyfriend, Mountie Chuck Goodhead, is not. Instead, he's stuck in a snow storm with his father, who he doesn't get along with. But it is the season for miracles, and maybe one will happen for Chuck and his father.
The Pill
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Price: Free! Words: 2,520. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
A short story for adults. For some unknown reason lots of people are becoming addicted to drugs. Nobody seams to know why except one man. And the government... what are they doing about it?
The Big Mango
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,250. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Four hundred million dollars is in the wind, the result of a bungled CIA operation to grab the Bank of Vietnam’s currency reserves when the Americans fled Saigon in 1975. A few decades later, the word on the street is that all that money somehow ended up in Bangkok and a downwardly mobile lawyer from San Francisco named Eddie Dare is the only guy with a shot at finding it.
Inappropriate Behaviour
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Price: Free! Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Jay Jacob is a high level professional manager for a top company. However, in Jay’s private he is not so well mannered. Things turn drastically wrong when party animal Jay mixes a lethal cocktail of alcohol, women and suicide attempts that forces him out of the frying pan and into the fire. Accidently killing a girl Jay's mental state is corrupted.
Gniloe yabloko (In Russian)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: Russian. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Правда, как гнилое яблоко. Красивое и гладкое снаружи, а куснешь, и зубы вонзаются в гнилую мякоть.
Bicho Solto
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: November 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Hosmany Ramos, É um desses autores cujo prestígio e fama ultrapassam as fronteiras do Brasil. Dono de um estilo inconfundível, que joga com situações que viu, viveu e conviveu, consegue resultados estupendos na estória curta, que exige ação concentrada
Sleuths
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Series: Bill Pronzini Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,850. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
For over thirty years, Bill Pronzini has created fictional sleuths. The most famous dubbed the "Nameless Detective" appeared in twenty-five novels. But there are many others.
Oddments
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Series: Bill Pronzini Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,900. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Plump, nondescript Theodore Conway works as a file clerk in a Manhattan law firm. His passion is collecting memorabilia related to the pulp-fiction heroes of his youth, especially The Shadow. Then one day this quiet little man learns that he, too, has the supernatural power "to cloud men's minds" and fight crime under the cloak of invisibility.
The Last Great Case: A Sunny Hills Detective Agency Story
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,540. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011 by Grey Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Jim and Jon Bruce enjoy a summer break filled with television, videos, and online gaming in their dark bedroom sanctuary... until they're blamed for some stupid brush fire they didn't start. When their punishment casts them from their room, they must catch the real culprits or remain banished to the strange world of fresh air and sunshine for the rest of the summer.
Pretty Little Horses
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 66,680. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An old college friend begs newly-divorced private investigator Abby Maxon to find a missing teenage girl. Is Abby's client merely a man who fell in love with the wrong person over the internet, or is he a dangerous predator? The case strikes home when Abby's own daughter asks permission to visit a friend -- a boy she met online.
Double Jeopardy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,320. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Paul Reidinger's second novel, first published in 1989, concerns a mysterious family murder and the efforts of an idealistic young lawyer to figure out what really happened even as his professional relationship with the murderer, a surly teenage boy, turns his own world upside-down.
Reunion
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Play cops and monsters with Jackson Cane and the rest of the Freak Police. In this first adventure, Jackson Cane is called to a gruesome crime scene that looks like the handiwork of someone he knows all too well. He hopes he’s wrong, because, if he’s not, he’s headed for a reunion he never wanted to happen. This nearly 8,000 word short story is the first in a series.
The Bookkeeper's Daughter
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,200. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young university graduate,left pregnant and abandoned by her lover after her father's untimely death finds work with a drug company attempting to produce a malaria vaccine.
Skin Game
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,970. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011 by Writers Exchange E-Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Diane Atkins has had a crush on Buddy Talbert since she was fourteen and watched him set a national record when he won the 100-meter backstroke at the Indianapolis Nationals. So why doesn't she recognise him just a few months after finally meeting in person at one of her swim meets? ...
Died in the Wool
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A librarian fights to prove her innocence before the cops throw the book at her. . .
Hold The Anchovies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,530. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Retired New York City homicide detective, Vinny DeMarco joins his old partner, Bluto, in a pizza restaurant in Reno, NV. The oldest pizza delivery man in America gets more than he bargained for when he delivers a pizza to the mysterious Scotsman, one of Reno's big shot gangsters. What follows is a tale of action, murder and revenge as hot and spicy as a pepperoni pizza.
No One Knows You're Here
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,400. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Fans of James Patterson's Women's Murder Club will love Rachel Howzell's newest title.
The Genesis Serie: (minus) GENESIS
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Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The Genesis Serie is an incredible saga packed with rich suspense and a breath taking story. It has the multi option support, that means that you decide how the book will end. You can't find books that have sthe same way of thinking that you would choose. A lot of options but you will solve the huge case.