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Gioco Pericoloso, Maresciallo Maggio!
Series: I Racconti della Riviera, Book 3. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 63,330. Language: Italian. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Quando Palmiero Donati, infaticabile e discusso direttore sportivo di una squadra di periferia con tanti amici e ancor più nemici, viene trovato ucciso con un colpo alla nuca e con sei ricevute di scommesse in tasca per la partita decisiva, molti esultano sommessamente e indicano il movente nei suoi traffici. Troppo piccole queste cifre per giustificare un omicidio? Forse. Tutto sembra in tavola,
Hoax!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,960. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Is there a serial killer on the loose, or several murderers and a kidnapper each with very different motives? Scotland Yard’s murder squad are called to help solve the crimes, but whoever is responsible, it is clear that few of those involved are blameless, not even the victims. As each mystery is unravelled, yet another more complex puzzle is revealed, baffling the most competent detectives.
Surreptitious Spirits
You set the price! Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Chicago detective, Angelene Alatorre, attempts to pierce the veil of mystery enshrouding the uncanny disappearance of two prominent brothers; one, an archeologist, the other, an anthropologist. Angelene is forced into an uneasy alliance with a mysterious stranger with a common agenda. Together they tackle some dangerous underworld figures, including a sinister minister and his misguided followers
Chasing Shadows Malevolence
Series: Chasing Shadows, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,010. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Second novel in the Scottish crime series Chasing Shadows but can be read as a stand alone novel. After a spate of murders, DI Watson once again finds himself as lead detective. His friend and colleague DS Wilson is attacked and left for dead by an unknown assailant. His wife on returning from hospital, discovers an intruder in her home and then begins a dramatic fight for life. How will it end?
Chasing Shadows Countdown
Series: Chasing Shadows, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,130. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
First novel in the crime series Chasing Shadows but can be read as a stand alone novel. With the murders of several young women in the city, it becomes apparent that the police are dealing with a serial killer. Can DI Watson and his team catch the killer before he strikes again?
Sin tregua se consumían nuestros ojos
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,810. Language: Spanish. Published: June 23, 2013 by Editorial Amarante. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Urban
José Manuel Cruz nos conducirá a un mundo donde la avaricia inmobiliaria, los abusos bancarios y la corrupción política serán los catalizadores de la acción.
Code of Deceit
Series: David Mason Box Set. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Evidence is hard to find when a homicide detective’s main suspect has been dead for four years. David Mason, up-and-coming detective in the Houston Police Department, has a career that’s on a meteoric rise. Now he faces two of the toughest challenges of his life. First, he has to decide if he will violate the code that Texas police officers all adhere to, protect their brother officers. He believe
Springer's Fortune (A Cole Springer Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,250. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
After ripping-off the mob, ex-secret service agent Cole Springer has money and time on his hands. He doesn’t mind the money but the extra time has him restless and bored. But that’s about to change. (Cole Springer Mystery #3)
Shakespeare, Mark Twain, and Me
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,770. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Spencer Blackfeather and his wife were ambushed at their home. Since it will be months before he's back on his feet, Spencer turns to an old Marine Corps buddy from days past, Security expert Lane Tanner, to bring the assassins to justice using any method necessary, even if it's not legal. If you like a fast moving mystery, with plenty of intrigue, this should be your ticket.
Swimming Upstream (Raja Williams Mystery Series)
Series: Raja Williams, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,090. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Sometimes justice needs a hand. When a young lawyer for the number one environmental law firm in Seattle is found dead on Mount Rainier, the police declare it a tragic accident. A desperate mother turns to Raja Williams, a private investigator always willing to help. The discovery of a sinister scorched-earth plot to hide the truth leads Raja to the Arctic wilds of Canada.
C'est la Vie (Raja Williams Mystery Series)
Series: Raja Williams, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,400. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Sometimes justice needs a hand. Raja Williams and his partner Vinny Moore go to Paris when the wife of a visiting British professor disappears and three policemen are executed. The investigation leads straight into the world of club drugs, white slavery and an international criminal known only as the Scorpion.
The Weedless Widow - A Jeff Talbot Mystery
Series: Antique Lovers Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,680. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jeff Talbot is joining his fishing buddies for their annual trip. He is also trying to coordinate the listing and transportation of his latest haul of antiques. When he arrives at the Northwest Territory Bait and Tackle shop for supplies, he joins his fishing friend, the Judge. Together they find their friend and shop owner, Bill Rhodes murdered.
The Best Defense
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
John Lundgren loves the challenge of defending his clients. As a public defender in the great city of Chicago, he defends them all: the guilty, the not-so-guilty, and the bug-eyed crazy. But when he gets assigned Richard Palmer, a highly intelligent man accused of an impossible arson and horrific mass murder, he soon discovers this case will challenge him like no other—just not how he expected.
Ghost Detective
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,660. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Everybody dies. Nobody leaves ... After narrowly surviving a near-fatal shooting, Portland detective Myron Vale wakes with a bullet still lodged in his brain, a headache to end all headaches, and a terrible side effect that radically transforms his world for the worse: He sees ghosts. Lots of them.
What Nobody Knew: A Reincarnation Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,010. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A reincarnation researcher investigates a child's claim that he lived before as a soldier killed in World War Two. What methods does he use? Why does the claim make the story into one of love, lies, revenge, the paranormal? How does it cause the soldier's wife to become the target of a mafia hitman? What surprise ending changes everything?
Murder by Syllabub
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 18th Century
The murderous ghost of a colonial gentleman is prowling the hallways of the old Smithwood plantation house in Virginia. When the “ghost” turns up dead on the dining room carpet, it is up to Ellen McKenzie and her Aunt Mary to identify the killer before their friend Elizabeth Smithwood is arrested. After all, it was a glass of Elizabeth’s creamy syllabub that killed him.
Running Before Thunder
Series: The DREW NOLAN stories, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,330. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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In this 4th book in the series, Drew Nolan heads to the horse races at Santa Anita Park, and the funeral of a man he's never met. At the grave's edge he meets a beautiful Hispanic woman who let's on that the dead man died by no accident... he was murdered. Nolan's day at the races is no walk in the park. Conmen, jockeys, horse thieves, killers, the FBI... think Nolan can leave this alone? No way.
When The Ball Drops Foul
Series: The DREW NOLAN stories, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,360. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This time Drew Nolan and his girlfriend June find themselves deep in a mystery about who killed a young ballplayer in the worst way possible: he was lynched. Right place, but wrong time. Nolan lands back in it again. All they had to do was get back on their boat, but this injustice June could not let alone. Against Drew's reluctance, he plunges in again where he doesn't belong, and isn't wanted.
Auf'd (The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries, Book Two)
Series: The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,210. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Lending a hand to a charity fashion show sounded like such fun. Now if only Belinda's idea of a good time included a smothered designer and trouble with Bennett. While Belinda balances opening a business and a house reno, haute couture Portside-style lands her in one hot mess of runway intrigue and man drama. It seems not everyone at this show is what they claim to be - or even who.
Storm Warning (Crime Fiction)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The Caribbean is not just sun, sand and smiling natives bearing coconuts full of fruity drinks! Far from it! Set on the imaginary island of St. Crescens, the five stories in this collection of short crime fiction will take you deep into the heart of an island society where poverty, corruption, greed and sex form a potent and explosive brew.