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The Oldest Flame: A Mrs. Meade Mystery
Series: The Mrs. Meade Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,180. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
A visit with old friends turns to disaster for Mrs. Meade when a fire destroys their house during the night. Even worse, the fire appears to have been deliberately set. Which of the people who were in the house that night is responsible? There are several possibilities, and Mrs. Meade is not sure which is the most distressing... "The Oldest Flame" is a novelette, approximately 17,800 words long.
The Brotherhood Wars
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,830. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
The final installment in 'The Jewel Trilogy' has art historian Michael Bennington on the pursuit of a stolen artifact, the ceremonial sword of Charlemagne taking him from Florence to Germany, to Amsterdam and Paris ending up in Aachen in a thrilling adventure. A modern-day adventure with a powerful ancient past!
Carlota's Legacy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,130. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Second installment in 'The Jewel Trilogy' has art historian Michael Bennington on a pursuit of a lost artifact purported to have been owned by the Empress Carlota of Mexico taking him from Mexico City to New York, St. Petersburg, Paris and Brussels in a modern-day mystery that screams out from the past.
Mark, There's a Beagle in My Bedroom!
Price: Free! Words: 74,910. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Wannabe secret agents and gumshoes rejoice! By now everyone knows that the Government doesn’t really spy on its own citizens, right? And even if they had the audacity to orchestrate such a devious scheme, what stealthy means would they employ to get the job done? Join Bruce 5 on a pun-filled adventure into espionage and conspiracy theories galore.
Union Treasure
Series: A Grant & Robyn Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 109,710. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Follow Grant and Robyn as they investigate a missing person's case and search for a rumored crate of civil war era gold coins. Will they find Edward in time? Will their friendship become something more? Will Grant's witty charm and good looks be enough to keep a blast from Robyn's past from stealing her away? Does the treasure actually exist or is it simply a legend? Find out in Union Treasure!
Небольшая услуга
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,070. Language: Russian. Published: February 28, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Осенняя, мокрая от дождя Москва. Уже поздняя ночь, но в одном из окон огромного казенного здания, за плотными тяжелыми шторами, горит свет. В строгом кабинете двое мужчин заканчивают долгий и трудный разговор. - Ну что же, Евгений Михайлович, теперь я вижу, что вы и сами понимаете, какая острая ситуация сейчас складывается. Президент стар и болен. Если не предпринять решительных мер, можно потеря
Town Haunts
Series: An Anna Nolan Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Cemetery caretaker Sherman Mason is horrified to hear his dead wife calling to him. He asks Tiernay Rae, a gorgeous witch, to hold a séance to find out what’s troubling his wife’s ghost. Tiernay needs a coven, however, so Anna Nolan and her friends volunteer to help. But with Halloween fast approaching and the séance unleashing a malicious evil in the small town, can Tiernay stop it in time?
Fantasy Noir: Three Stories of Mystery, Murder, & Magic
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Step into the hardboiled world of Rick Walker, a private investigator with a penchant for scotch, dames, and magic. With reluctant help from a foul-mouthed demon, a nervous young diviner, and a fiery ex-girlfriend, Rick navigates his way through several cases, only to discover that they are all connected in some way.
In Over Her Head Chloe Babineaux Private Investigator
Series: Chloe Babineaux, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 114,800. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Chloe is hired to discover the identity of the body found at her clients mailbox. He wasn't left behind because of postage due. It's up to Chloe and Tony, her best friend's boyfriend visiting from Miami to find out who he is and who killed him. She also has a little help or ghoulish hindrance, however you want to look at it. Throw in a little romance and it's a lot of fun.
Project Scarecrow
Series: The Serena Wilcox Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,430. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Serena is a quirky, brilliant, and flippant detective who solves crimes by following her whims. Is she the best choice for the world’s first time travel investigator? Agent Estep doesn’t think so, and he never misses a chance to remind everyone of his objections. Meanwhile, Estep is saddled with “managing” Serena with the help of techie-gypsy eccentric burned agent Beav and crew.
Triple Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,680. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Triple Murder is three stories of murder and intrigue. An international assassin arrives in Naples, Florida, to fulfill a murder contract on a beautiful twenty-six-year-old school teacher from Buffalo, New York. A man called Boxer confronts the violence and danger of Tent City in his pursuit of the big Jamaican. A serial killer is at work in Chicago's world famous Lincoln Park Rose Garden.
Stark Raving Naked
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,360. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
“Lewis’ debut novel, a farcical mystery, pits an immature newspaper reporter against an angry, conservative town…When Hunter College institutes a clothing-optional policy, there are some truly funny moments…An often entertaining novel…” -- Kirkus Reviews
Hidden Lake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,310. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Detective Deirdre O'Malley thinks she's got the best of both worlds in Hidden Lake. An old-fashioned, no-crime small town set right in the middle of busy Fort Lauderdale. But then there's a murder. Who's the killer? Deirdre is a rational woman. But in this gripping novel of non-stop suspense, no one, not even a straight-thinking cop, can afford to doubt the validity of certain psychic phenomena.
Despair
You set the price! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A tyre and repair depot. A busy life. Then it all comes to an end. For someone who works there the outcome is tragedy.
Nobody's Mother
Series: Natalie Dvorak Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 39,520. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Vermont State Police Detective-Sergeant Natalie Dvorak is looking for a suspected killer. The trail leads to an isolated house presided over by “Mother” Frances, a woman prepared to take ruthless action against anyone who might disrupt her home that includes a small group of senior citizens. When Natalie pushes forward in her investigation,she ends up in a deadly game of hide and seek.
A Cat Caper: A Delilah Duffy Short
Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
There are no mysteries too small for Delilah Duffy, at least not according to her great-grandmother, but missing cats?
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Three
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Augustus and his new confidante, Constable Wright are tracking a murderer in this third installment of Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness. The next installment will be available March 7, 2014!
The Deacon Needed Killing
Series: Needed Killing, book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,070. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alone with a corpse on a back road, Crawford is glad to see the police. “It was actually a deputy sheriff's car but any law enforcement officer was like a gift from heaven. The car stopped and I started toward it. The siren yelped and the headlights flashed. I froze in place. That was not a come-hither signal." This time, Crawford must establish his own innocence before he can help anyone else.
Twin Harvest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,400. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The only surviving victim of a serial killer, Tracey hides in a catatonic state, afraid to come out and face what has happened to her. The only one who can reach Tracey is her twin brother Spencer, who has taken the special, non-verbal communication they have always shared to new heights in a desperate attempt to bring her back, and becomes a key player in the manhunt for the vicious monster.
The Computer
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,150. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Anthony Jordan has purchased a computer and finds it has the ability to talk to him and promises certain rewards provided he accomplishes certain tasks. Numerous people die seemingly from hallucinations. A computer company is investigated. Is this magic or run away technology?