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The Case Against Digger Moss by Dave Sullivan
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,660. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Duluth, Minnesota came under national attention when a local judge was being tried in his own courthouse for the murder of a local Duluth police officer! Some of Duluth's "finest" citizens put Judge James Digby "Digger" Moss in the predicament of his life. Circumstances pit Digger Moss against his own court. The answer could only be determined in court at a trial for First Degree Murder.
Una giornata davvero movimentata by Quelli di ZEd
Price: Free! Words: 940. Language: Italian. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Racconto della serie "11 Piccole ombre" C’è un mondo intorno a noi, impalpabile, il più delle volte invisibile, che ci avvolge e ci avviluppa in una sorta di eterea nebbia. Ne abbiamo coscienza solo in rare occasioni o in posti particolari, ma sappiamo che esiste, anche se non riusciamo a spiegarcelo. Undici racconti aprono un piccolo spiraglio sul lato oscuro della nostra esistenza...
Murder on a Honeymoon by Clark Graham
Series: Jack Warden, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,030. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Jack Warden was looking forward to his wedding and honeymoon on what he thought was a quiet Caribbean Island. When he arrives he finds that the Priest who was going to officiate at the marriage has been kidnapped and suddenly he is in the middle of a full gang war.
Murder by Stalk by Robert C. Waggoner
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 46,220. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a murder mystery that will delight the reader along with intrigue stoking the imagination. A club of murdering misfits baffles the detectives. The leader is a discharged psycho from the mental hospital of the Army. He vows to murder all the popular girls from his former high school. He nearly succeeds.
The Shrinking Nuts Case by Gary J. Davies
Price: Free! Words: 92,950. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled(5.00 from 1 review)
In this full length spoofy novel Jake Simon, a crude old-school private-eye that usually does divorce or lost dog work, describes a weird case. He doesn't believe in trolls, elves, magic or marriage, but that begins to change when he wakes up two-foot-six and not six-foot-two. He has a smart sexy partner and a super-rich client, but the client is missing and Jake is the number-one suspect.
Surly Girl (Tenebrous Chronicles/Miki Radicci Book 4) by M.E. Purfield
Series: Miki Radicci, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 48,240. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014 by Trash Books. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Miki Radicci is hired to help find a little girl, but when she discovers that the client might want the girl dead she must go on the run from a trio of sisters with a paranormal ability with fire.
A Halloween Death at the Riverfront Dog Park by Saundra McKee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,460. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's Halloween in Greenbanks PA, and an attractive, young and popular member of the community is found brutally murdered at the Riverfront Dog Park. Sasquatch, along with an escapee from a mental institution and some other ghoulish characters are suspects. It takes the combined efforts of law enforcement aided by Terry, Bonnie and Sean and some clever canines to solve the crime. 4th in series.
A Study in Steel by Eliana Vale
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,260. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A violent war, long past. The extinction of the human race. A city populated by genetically engineered, robotic beings. Vera is a Search Engine in the gritty city of Duplicity. A P.I. in a world of machines, her life revolves around finding information. But when her client is murdered she is caught up in an investigation into the corrupt past of the city itself
Elvis and the Bridegroom Stiffs (A Southern Cousins Mystery) by Peggy Webb
Series: Southern Cousins Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Christmas wedding fever and scandal are in the air! The bride ditched everybody’s favorite feed and seed man for a stranger who has women all over Mooreville swooning. When Callie finds her hair-cutting scissors buried in the bridegroom’s neck and herself as prime suspect, she and cousin Lovie, and her famous dog Elvis lead the law on a merry chase as they try to catch the killer.
Reflections by R.S. Novelle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,180. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A paranormal suspense short story that follows one man's mysterious encounters with a family heirloom - a mirror - that has the ability to reveal those who are on the knife's edge of life and death in an effort to try to save them. But when the mirror begins showing him reflections of his own family, Graham finds his world irretrievably changed.
The Private Detective by Christopher Green
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Stanley Canton is engaged by a local politician to discover the identity of a blackmailer, he encounters a world of gangsters and influential citizens. Hidden secrets and blocked-out memories provide Canton with a network of deception and grudges that he must penetrate – and fast – if he is to discover who the blackmailer is and save a reputation and a career.
Bubba and the Zigzaggery Zombies by C.L. Bevill
Series: Bubba, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,160. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Zigzaggery zombies, fetid filmmakers, maternal madness, and cryptic casualties are all par for the course. What’s a Bubba to do? Book 5 in the Bubba mystery series.
The Ginseng Conspiracy by Susan Bernhardt
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 83,060. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Murder comes to town and so does Kay Driscoll, whose tenacious nature tells her city officials are attempting a cover-up and she must expose the truth.
Common Sense: A Lupa Schwartz Mystery by J. David Core
Series: The Lupa Schwartz Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,630. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Common sense tells Cattleya Hoskin that her drowned reporter ex-husband wouldn't have gone out night-fishing by himself in the middle of an investigation. The unaccommodating local authorities see it differently. In an effort to prove them wrong, Cattleya enlists the help of her private investigator friend, Schwartz, to follow through with Dave’s investigation...
Death on the Valley Rattler by Raymond Boyd Dunn
Series: Maxwell Marlowe, Private Eye, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,230. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The Mary Valley Rattler (or ‘The Valley Rattler’), is a tourist train which runs through the Mary River Valley in Queensland, from Gympie to the small country town of Imbil. It is a restored C17 class, steam locomotive which originally ran in the early 1920s. The tour is conducted by the Mary Valley Heritage Railway. This is the story of a mysterious death on an adventure tour on the train.
Buck Rack Lake by Jay Giess
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,950. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Camp Burlwood, a luxurious retreat on Buck Rack Lake, deep in the Adirondack Mountains, is now open to wealthy vacationers. But Horace Wainsborough, who has sunk his entire savings into the camp, is distraught because a gang of unidentified teenage boys is causing havoc throughout the property. And then one of his first visitors is kidnapped.
The Napoleon Connection by Claude Brickell
Series: The Jewel Trilogy, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 48,990. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
FREE PROMOTION FOR THE MONTH OF JANUARY 2014! This first installment in The Jewel Trilogy has young, accomplished art historian Michael Bennington heading down to New Orleans to search for the whereabouts of a priceless artifact curiously missing from the city's historical museum, a roller-coaster ride through the city's quirky modern-day and historical past...
Saved By The Belles by Beth Albright
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,530. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Life is finally wonderful for Tuscaloosa’s Blake O’Hara Heart: a rekindled love affair with her high school sweetheart and a precious new baby on the way. But when she gets an unexpected call from Harry Heart, her soon to be ex-husband, Blake’s new sweet world is turned upside down. Harry vows his love – but soon Blake discovers he is running from a sex scandal—one that could ruin Harry.
Sabotage at RKO Studio by Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $5.87 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Hollywood. 1933. James Murray’s first novel is a surprise success. On contract at a major film studio, he tries to figure out what’s behind a series of accidents plaguing various productions -- including "King Kong," the studio’s new film. "Sabotage at RKO Studio" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two cases in two different versions of 1930s Hollywood.
The Marriage Tree by Christopher G. Moore
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 116,660. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2014 by HeavenLakePress. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Literature » Literary
It’s okay for Thais to believe in ghosts—it’s their birthright. But why is Vincent Calvino seeing ghosts, and why are they so angry? Calvino is haunted by a series of deaths in Rangoon and Bangkok, when he stumbles onto a new murder case—but is it a new case, or an old one returned from the dead? A murder investigation leads Calvino inside an underworld network smuggling Rohingya ...