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The Empty Place by Graham Wilson
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming - First Edition, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural(5.00 from 3 reviews)
An English backpacker is on trial for murder in Australia . The tabloids say she killed her lover and fed his body to crocodiles.She refuses to say what happened. She is trapped inside her mind in a place of horror and emptiness. Only one person knows and can help her. But he and his helicopter have vanished in the place that the locals call The Empty Place. Her only escape is to end her life
Clearwater Justice by Al Rennie
Series: Clearwater. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,550. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense(4.00 from 1 review)
Lawyer, Bob Morse is in a jam and Joe is looking for his missing witness; Sean and Jimmy bump into some trouble at school; Jeremy and Mitch may have solved a cold case but only a field trip to Georgia will prove it; Luke gets married; Jimmy and Max pay a visit to escape a brutal Canadian winter; CHIPs hits the national media; A lot of romance, mystery, humor and suspense; another romp in paradise
Blind Woman's Bluff by Michael Paulson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,960. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Their former partner betrayed criminals Mike Zeeman and Tio Menotti and now she wants to hire them for a job. The job, it turns out, is stealing diamonds from a blind woman--which sounds easy. But Zeeman and Menotti don't know a crazy man and a Russian mobster are also after the diamonds, or that their partner has her own plans. Then there's the blind woman all of them take too lightly.
Never Thwart a Thespian [Book 8, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series] by Edie Claire
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,200. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Leigh’s Aunt Bess is determined to open a theater, never mind the building’s century-long history of nefarious owners, strange disappearances, nighttime break-ins, murder, and last but not least -- that nagging little accusation of devil worship. Leigh must scramble to unravel the link between the evils of the past and the threats of the present -- or this theater’s opening may be someone’s end!
What's in the Rear View Mirror? by E. G. Lander
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2014 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Someone driving a big green GMC truck tries to push Billy off the road and puts him in the hospital. He gets help from the Chief of Police, who digs more, getting close to the answers until he is murdered, too. By now all of Rymont has gone from a quiet dot on the map to a place where neighbors locked their doors at night for the first time.
“The Starets's Hunt” by scifiguy3553
Price: Free! Words: 10,390. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Wayne is a geek who turned to the small crime scene; selling stolen goods online and to pawn shops. He and his accomplices stumble into the wrong place to plunder at a Russian Orthodox Church when they run into a mystic figure from the days of Tsar Nicholas II. And now Wayne is also Rasputin's prey!
Two For Rain by K.J. Rivera
Price: Free! Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.00 from 1 review)
Where are you? A pretty girl’s face on a simple flyer in Mexico. Self proclaimed private investigators Leah and Sebastian Reyes take off on a quest full of twists and turns to solve the mystery of a missing college student. They will encounter a range of dangerous and extremely wealthy suspects snared in centuries-old traditions. All this will lead Leah to ask another question. Is love enough?
The Silent Sound by Sriteja R Wudaru
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,270. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The New Year in Kallo city brought terror with it. 18.104.22.168.5.As bodies piled up and all the evidence led to a man dead years ago, Kia Hills and Grace Withers has to take the killer off the streets. Kia is troubled by her mother's mysterious death. Grace could not stand blood after finding her husband's body in their living room. How can Kia and Grace outrun the most vicious killer ever seen?
Con Job by Laura VanArendonk Baugh
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,820. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When dead bodies turn up at the geek con, Jacob has to start early on his detective career - police are out of their depth in a world where nearly everyone wears a costume or uses an alias. But someone is bent on revealing Jacob's secret to the entire con. If Jacob’s history comes out, his police career will end before it begins, even if he can find the killer. And if he can't, more fans will die.
The Red Legion by Max Davine
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 104,130. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014 by ASJ Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Ineke Valence has been living the quiet life...well, as quiet as she'll allow it to be...until one unlucky day her daughter is kidnapped, and the trail leads her to her old stomping ground in Mexico. It's never been more personal when the Angel moves in to get her back.
Final Transition by Nancy Castaneda
Series: Susan Soble Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense(5.00 from 1 review)
Susan Soble is a fifty-one year old mother of two and a half grown boys. She is also an ex-principal, ex-equestrian, ex-wife and now an ex-best-friend after a brutal murder that she is determined to solve. To the dismay of her detective lover, Susan uses her equestrian, school and family contacts to uncover a suspect in that murder, all the while fending off her increasingly volatile ex-husband.
The Pretender-Saving Luke by Craig Van Sickle & Steven Mitchell
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 91,080. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Saving Luke, Book 2 in The Pretender series of novels is an edge-of-your-seat thriller about a brilliant human chameleon named Jarod who, after escaping from the notorious Centre, must draw upon all of his Pretender skills in a race against time to rescue a kidnapped little boy and stop a huge disaster that could claim the innocent lives of his relentless pursuers from The Centre.
"Custodial Science" by scifiguy3553
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 4,540. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
David, Michael, and Darren are three janitors at a wildlife research facility in California. Lately, the complex has been dealing with a mysterious, unnatural odor that quickly vanishes just as it appears. At first, it seems like a job for the maintenance crew, when in reality, it's a job suited for a scientist!
Morning Tea Near Mitchelton by Ken Blowers
Price: Free! Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(4.00 from 1 review)
'Morning Tea Near Mitchelton' by Ken Blowers, is the third in a series of delightful collections of light-hearted short stories. Join Ken on another journey through eight short stories which are perfect in content and length to read when stopping for a break for Morning Tea. Guaranteed to leave you chuckling with your cuppa!
Partners by Mimi Barbour
Series: Vegas, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
These characters will grab you and take you on the ride of your life!! Book #1 in a new adventure!!! - Short Story Prequel for Roll the Dice! (Hot Romance & Powerful Suspense - Vegas Series)
Whom Dog Hath Joined by Neil Plakcy
Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,800. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock
Reformed computer hacker Steve Levitan still gets a thrill from snooping into places online where he shouldn’t be. When his golden retriever Rochester discovers a human bone at the Friends Meeting during the Harvest Days festival, these two unlikely sleuths are plunged into another investigation.
Mortifère, l'actionnaire ! by Jean-Claude Thibault
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 44,920. Language: French. Published: May 10, 2014 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
C’est un bien étrange individu que Bruno et « Soleil » vont trouver sur leur chemin. Un fils de bourgeois en rupture de classe, révulsé par l’impudence des possédants, ses frères. Ils se rencontrent dans une association active, au statut légal, baptisée « Mortifère, l’actionnaire ! » Époque détestable, en vérité, quand un licencié assassine le responsable de son malheur...
The Ex Who Conned a Psychic by Sally Berneathy
Series: Charley's Ghost, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,940. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Third book, Charley’s Ghost series USA Today Bestselling Author Sally Berneathy Amanda is haunted by her ex, Charley…literally. Teresa, a professional psychic, may be able to help but before she moves Charley on to the next life, she needs him to contact her dead husband to find out who killed him. Amanda wanted to get rid of her ghost. Now she has a killer, a crazy man, and two ghosts in her lif