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Illusion
By Daniel Boyle
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 47,380. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
John Paris is a Glasgow based Private Investigator. When asked by wealthy Aldis Rowper to bodyguard his beautiful wife, Paris knows he should pass. But he does not. And soon he he is involved in a deadly struggle to protect Miriam Rowper from the man hell bent on her destruction---and that man is her husband.
Eddie's Penguin
By Alan Grainger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,890. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A young girl's quest to find the father she has never met becomes entangled in a police investigation into a series of seemingly unconnected murders. She has no idea that the information she digs up will ultimately lead to the uncovering of the last bit of the jigsaw the police are struggling to put together. Detective Chief Inspector 'Foxy' Reynard makes his first appearance in this novel.
DEADLY BLACK RAIN
By Alex Lochrie
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 72,900. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is the story of a secret unit formed to fight modern terrorism. It is a multi-national, multi-lingual, multi-religious organisation, similar in its formation to that of The French Foreign Legion. It deals with the 'actual' threats we face today and fiction is used to tell a story that mirrors the situation we face today.
Keller in Dallas
By Lawrence Block
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,730. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
I’ve published four novels about Keller, a wistful and introspective urban-lonely-guy who earns his living as a killer for hire. “Keller in Dallas” takes place after the events in Hit & Run, which saw Keller living in New Orleans under the name Nicholas Edwards. It’s a complete story, but it will serve as the opening episode of a fifth Keller novel.
Appraisal for Murder
By Elaine Orr
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,790. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Can a real estate appraiser in a New Jersey beach town get in this much trouble? Jolie Gentil dumps a husband who put their assets in the toilets that masquerade as slot machines and moves to Aunt Madge's B&B in Ocean Alley. Jolie is rekindling friendships, dodging a low-level wise guy, and (oops!) finding a dead body. Her old buddie Scoobie looks down and out, but he may be smarter than anyone.
Unfamous
By Emma Morgan
Price: Free! Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
When celebrity sidekick Stacey Blyth gets her memoirs serialised, everyone’s intrigued. The scrawny blonde says she's the heir to an immense oil fortune - but a sceptical tabloid hack who thought she was Stacey’s biographer remains sceptical. Her remembrances of their time together, spent piecing together Ms Blyth’s murky past, don’t exactly tally with the excerpts in the papers...
Pieces of Me
By Ian Williams
Price: Free! Words: 63,260. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Author proceeds from this book will go to 2 charities. Msizi Africa and Come Ride with me. Detective Inspector Ian Carragher leads a simple life. He loves unhealthy food, drinking, football and his wife. However he can barely look after himself, so when a series of gruesome murders occurs across London he has to find the culprit. However he finds out more about himself.
Love Always Claire "The Great Murder Mystery"
By James Fee
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 77,780. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Claire,the ultimate shark, extracts revenge from her former high school boyfriend. Going to work for his company she concocts schemes littered with death, lies and cheap sex sending his life and career into an evil downward spiral. Barely staying ahead of the law, someone is now onto her diabolical plans. As her insane plans begin unraveling, the puppet master becomes one of the puppets.
Intrusion: A Keeno Action Novel
By Rėal Laplaine
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,540. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011 by Asteroid Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Intrusion is about a terrorist attack on Canada. Keeno McCole, who heads up the RCMP Anti-Terrorist branch , and his hand-picked team, go up against the worst kind of enemy, a terrorism which strikes deep to the heart of the Canadian world. Action packed, it takes the reader from Toronto to America, to China, Vancouver and into the deepest parts of the Canadian north. It is international in scope,
Young Willie McBride
By Ian SG Smith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,710. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is almost a century since the Russian Royal family were murdered by the Bolsheviks. Within the past two decades a positive DNA identification of the remains of all five children has finally stopped the rumours that a family member had survived, preserving the Romanov dynasty. There was in fact a sixth child, born in 1898 under conditions of the greatest secrecy, who was not present....
Engele en Rowers
By Piet Schoombie
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 32,120. Language: Afrikaans. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Hierdie e-boek bevat vyftien kortverhale en artikels wat reeds in Mei 2010 onder dieselfde naam in gedrukte vorm verskyn het. Daardie boek se vier en twintig stories is verminder na vyftien uitgesoekte keur verhale. Dié verhale is wesenlik hersien en in sommige gevalle verkort.
Travel Diary of a Serial Killer
By Steven Brooks
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The Confessions of a Modern Serial Killer, Valuable Insight for the Modern Traveler and Evidence In A Modern Murder Case, Right From The Horse's Mouth. Follow Steven and Mary-Anne Brooks through their adventure of a lifetime around the world. Ask yourself how far you would go to quell the annoyances inflicted upon you by your fellow travelers in Part 1 of Steven's travel diary.
Paloma: A Retrieval Artist Novel
By Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Series: Retrieval Artist Universe, Book 5. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
“Rusch does a superb job of making the Retrieval Artist books work as fully satisfying standalone mysteries and as installments in a gripping saga full of love, loss, grief, hope, adventure, and discovery. It is also some of the best science fiction ever written.” New York Times bestselling author Orson Scott Card
The Eye of the Idol AND Pandora's Sister
By Paul Dayton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 128,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Finally, both adventure / mystery volumes available for one low price! Love murder mystery? Love a treasure hunt? Get both and much more in these two complete books now available as one, and also available separately.
Book of the Archangels Book 3
By L C Walker
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,600. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is the 3rd book in the series about the prophet of the Last Days. Dallas Taylor is looking for clues to find the Book of the Archangels. In this book Dallas has a dream that will affect the whole family. There are men who want to rob Dallas. Can angels come and go to earth any time they want? What happens when Dallas and his family move to Israel?
Suzy Q., Who are You?
By Emelia Rouge
Price: $1.59 USD. Words: 31,490. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011 by Breezy Reads. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Suzy learns Roger will be released from jail for good behavior she is terrified. Recently divorced with teen boys, and scarred for life by a strange attack that almost left her dead, she knows that the only person she can depend on for safety is herself. Suzy has to transform into someone she never thought she would be--a gun-toting, wig-owning hot mama who will out-stalk her stalker.
Vengeance Man
By Dan Marlowe
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,280. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In this hard-boiled thriller, first published in 1966, a rough-edged road contractor in a small Southern town battles for political dominance in a narrative punctuated by sex and fury.
Historias Reales de Misterio
By Santiago Fierro Escalante
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2011 by Editorialimagen.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
¿Cuáles son los misterios que rodean la vieja torre de Londres? ¿Quién fue El monstruo de Gloucester? ¿Cuáles son los secretos que esconde la casa matusita en Perú? Éstos y otros misterios están detallados en este libro que no solamente reune extraños incidentes ocurridos en el mundo entero, sino también aquellos poco conocidos por gente común que cuenta lo que ha vivido.
The Legacy
By Alan Grainger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,850. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When an heir hunter turns up looking for a Charlie Cassidy and finds he’s been dead for years, he tells his son and daughter he has information connecting them, through their father, to an unclaimed legacy. He asks if they’d like him to process their claim; but they think his fees are high and decide to do the job themselves. This is the third book in the Templederry Trilogy
In Two Minds
By Peter Tranter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
XXX signals an American Air Force jet is missing over the Atlantic. A novice radio officer on board a ship sailing from London to Fiji via Curacao and Panama tells how he picks up the message and to his immense surprise provides the key to the eventual rescue.