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Spells of Murder
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,030. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sam Roseberry knows that dealing with the magical beings that inhabit Tacoma is part of his job as a Shaman, but he didn’t think it would ever be part of his job as a homicide detective. But when Native Americans are being killed for their powers and all signs point to Faery magic he knows he ís going to have to ask Ariana Grace for help, and that ís the last thing he wants to do.
The Symbiosis
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When an experimental stem cell transplant cures Porter Langston of Alzheimer’s, his family and doctors are thrilled and amazed. But when Porter begins to experience disturbing side effects, his caretakers wonder whether they have witnessed a miracle, or unleashed a monster.
Moon Over Chicago
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,070. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When cobbler Fulton Moon meets the beautiful Lucy Mathews, she asks him to escape her abusive florist husband. An easy task for the amateur sleuth. But nothing is ever easy around Lucy and soon the muggings, a kidnapping, blackmail and, oh yes, even murder begins.
Darkness At Foxglove Corners
Series: Foxglove Corners Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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The little town of Foxglove Corners offers tornado survivor Jennet Greenway country peace and a new romance, but the secret of the yellow Victorian house across the lane holds a threat to her new life. Can Jennet solve its mysteries in time to avert another disaster?
The Wrath of Shiva: An Anita Ray Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,440. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Anita Ray visits her eldest relative to offer comfort when a granddaughter fails to arrive, but during her own visit she finds other events in the home much more ominous. A maidservant has had a number of possessions during which she makes dire predictions. The family astrologer suggests an exorcism, but Anita has her doubts about his motives.
Murder by Haggis
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,790. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Fairway Golf sends Jax Hollister to Heather Hill, Scotland, to acquire the historic Coulter Manor house and estate. Within minutes of her arrival, she learns her Scottish godfather, the solicitor for the estate, is dead from an apparent hiking “accident.” Jax doesn’t believe the world-class climber fell, but she can’t convince the police to investigate his death as a homicide.
Murder at Whispering Key
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,890. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013 by Andrew Robinson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Chloe Hope and Shannon Trevor have lost a friend, and a priceless relic. Brent was bringing an item from Rome to their local museum. Now she's dead, and it's gone, and the ladies decide to search for the killer themselves.
Charlie McSolverstein: Ace Detective
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,810. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Super Sleuth Charlie McSolverstein is the greatest detective of the early 20th century, but what happens when the future needs your help to save their lives and all they send you is a futuristic smartphone? Join Charlie on his epic adventure to uncover the thief who threatens the fate of the future.
Jaded Feelings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,090. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jaded Hamilton Douglas has psychic visions which lead her into murder and mayhem. Her latest vision has her searching for a possible murder victim until it appears the same woman is stalking her. Confusion has Jade searching for answers. Meanwhile, Jade has to find out if Emmie is indeed psychic herself, the child is acting oddly. Not to mention the new office has a ghost with an attitude.
Close Suspect (A Short Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,430. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A jeweller is brutally murdered in his home. Steve Gallagher a dedicated detective is assigned to investigate the murder. Steve realises that the victim was a regular in the pub he drinks in. As Steve begins to search for clues, he pieces together a story that suggests the suspect is closer to home than anyone realises. However, he needs evidence to prove his theory. This story is 4434 long.
The Miles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,470. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013 by Rapid-Dynamix Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Only a forked thatch of pavement separates men like Poulan from your doorstep-- any doorstep. Miles of road, miles of byway, miles of interstate. Poulan devours the miles. Within every man lurks a monster, within every monster lurks a man. Fate rides on the millions of miles that pass under a man's rig, and the secret loss that propels Poulan over the horizon.
Murder in the Back Garden
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,860. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Englishwoman Vera Murray sought the comfort of an American doctor when her lifelong love died in the hospital tents in France during WW1. Now she is pregnant, married to a man she hardly knows, and living with her new mother-in-law in America. When her mother-in-law is accused of murdering a neighbor, Vera works to prove her mother-in-law's innocence and learns what kind of man her husband is.
Bagel Helps Find Robin Hood
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
When a seven year old boy, affectionately known as Robin Hood, by his friends and family goes missing, it is up to Adam, Marti, and Sheriff Stibbens to follow the clues provided by Bagel, Adam’s pet beagle, to find Robin Hood as quickly as they can so he can be reunited with his parents. This is a short story of approximately 13,000 words. There are five full-length books as part of this series.
Node Space
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,670. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Strange tales--an Irish rebel becomes a stranger in a strange land, a lurid, bloody cockfight off Magazine Street, the shadowy string-pulling of the New Orleans Mafia, an odd profile of the much-despised Celine, a bit of hard-chine rum-running during Prohibition, the fag-ends of Batista's Cuban regime, and the Bay of Pigs, seen through a unique prism.
The Sonoran Corridor (A Lt. Barton Detective Novel)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,550. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Sonoran Corridor---a wasteland of 120,000 square miles of desert---is the gateway into America for enormously profitable drug trafficking. Lt. Barton is assigned to lead an investigation to uncover the truth about an assassination and the ensuing murder of the assassin.
Tape
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 50,930. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Wanna be a shamus? Just put on a trench coat and insert an ad in the Penny Saver. Hey, it works for Vero and Izzy. It works so well that they find themselves up to their fedoras in murder — and they may be the killer's next victims! Tape. You'll be all wrapped up in this sticky mystery.
Evidence: Steve Music Mystery Series-Vol. 2
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective Steve Music is back and boy are we glad. Dr. Haddon Dainsbury's bedroom is saturated in blood and his wife is missing. Detectives Steve Music and Kanietha Gerta are sure that Mrs. Dainsbury's body is missing because DNA evidence on "or in"her body will name her killer, but ...
Horrid Honeymoon
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,530. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
As the eighth book in the Charlotte Diamond Mystery series opens, former FBI senior agent Charlotte and her movie star significant other, Brenda Boynton/Brandon, are taking quick advantage of a recent change in Maryland’s same-sex marriage laws to tie the knot. Unfortunately, from the very beginning of the ceremony, the naturally tumultuous life of the two becomes overshadowed by a wedding full of
Murder Takes Time
Series: Friendship & Honor, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,220. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Nicky Fusco thought he knew right from wrong, living by an oath of friendship & honor with his three best friends. But life took them down separate paths, and the oath was broken. Secrets were kept. Years later they are reunited and the bonds of their friendship are brutally tested, putting them on a collision course set in motion long ago.
Under the Eye of Kali: An Anita Ray Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,950. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Anita Ray, an Indian American photographer, lives in her aunt's tourist hotel on the coast of South India. Despite her aunt's best efforts to marry her off and force her into a respectable life, Anita has a knack of discovering bodies and crimes, and she on't let go till she solves them. Anita's adventures take the reader into the little-known world behind the exotic facade.