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L'énigme du vaisseau fantôme
Series: Le prévôt du Mont Saint Michel enquête..., 2. Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 31,850. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un beau matin brumeux, parait au pied du Mont Saint Michel une nef à l'aspect fantomatique. Elle finit par s'échouer dans la vase et les gens d'armes du prévôt sont requis pour aller l'inspecter. Commence une incroyable enquête.
Le secret du manuscrit perdu
Series: Le prévôt du Mont Saint Michel enquête..., 1. Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 30,240. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un certain frère Ascelin, prévôt de son état, va nous entraîner du Mont Saint Michel à Caen dans une première enquête. Investigations d’importance ! Un manuscrit précieux vient de disparaître, à peine achevé ! La reine Aliénor et l’abbé de Saint Michel du Mont sont éclaboussés par le scandale. (Ed. rev. et augm.)
Pursued
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,830. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Nestled in upstate New York, Stratburgh University has a problem. Three sorority sisters have disappeared, and the police say they simply ran away. The students are outraged. Even openly gay junior Jamie Bradford is concerned, only he has other worries. He doesn't have a boyfriend and is willing to disregard the troublesome news on campus to find one.
Deadly Cult
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,070. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jamie Bradford, the hero of Pursued, is now the pursuer when he receives a mysterious package containing a class ring from his alma mater, Stratburgh University. Wrapped inside the ring is the address to a Rhodes Petroleum corporate office in Boston and the name of an ultra-conservative religious cult based in the Adirondack Mountains.
Sur la Piste du Sinatra (Hot Sinatra - French Edition)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,910. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014 by Evolved Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Moss Cole est détective privé, le genre d’homme que l’on ne voit que dans les vieux films et les feuilletons de l’après-midi. Il est intelligent, talentueux, parfois même charmant. ...alors qu’il voudrait simplement retrouver le vinyle et se délecter d’un bon café. Si toutefois il reste en vie suffisamment longtemps – et en un seul morceau – pour mettre la main dessus.
Starting Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,380. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
When the little voice at the back of his head tells Tucker it's time to run, he usually listens. With the law always on his tail, the identity thief knows better than to argue. But when he meets a girl and stays in town too long, Tucker Jones slams straight into a frantic scramble to flee a murder he didn't commit and escape from the killer who did.
The Avenger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,970. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
She’s at it again—just can’t seem to stop… Widowed R.N. Martha Chance’s futile attempts to rid the world of sexual predators takes her into the realm of terrifying, sadistic criminals, where she uncovers corrupt but powerful city officials who condone sexual crimes against defenseless children and don’t appreciate Martha’s interference.
Anna Märklin's Family Chronicles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Please note the glossary at front! A psychological mystery, set in Scandinavia. Young Anna is a very ordinary antihero who does nothing but watch when she is losing her father, her best friend and her job. But then she finds her grandmother's old notebooks, and once she has read the full story, she realizes that she has to take action.
Шорох
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 67,650. Language: Russian. Published: March 14, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Шорох – это поступь Ужаса, крадущегося сзади. Не оборачивайся, … беги!!! Сведения об авторе: Константин Толин (литературный псевдоним), 1970 года рождения. Два высших образования. Большая часть жизни была связана со сферой социальной помощи населению, где прошел путь от рядового работника до руководителя отрасли. Первый литературный опыт пришел сравнительно поздно – в 40 лет, однако, сразу же ок
Fiction River Special Edition: Crime
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
From a twisted tale of greed by masterful writer Kate Wilhelm to a dark tale of murder and betrayal by Shamus-award winner Brendan DuBois, Fiction River Special Edition: Crime covers the entire gamut of the mystery genre—cozy to noir. New York Times bestselling author Julie Hyzy joins Edgar Award-winner Doug Allyn and several others to create one of the strongest anthologies of the season.
Entitlement - An Angela Masters Detective Novel
Series: An Angela Masters Detective Novel. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,030. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A young woman is reported missing. Her car has been abandoned but there is no evidence that a crime has occurred. Still, Detective Angela Masters’ believes the woman may have been kidnapped. There is no ransom demand but also no indicator that the woman may be living somewhere else. “Entitlement” is filled with twists, dead ends and clashing egos keeping the reader engrossed to the end.
Flight 370
Series: Beyond Belief. Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Amaal is on her way to Beijing when the air stewardess informs them that their plane has lost contact with ground control. Is it their plane that disappeared or is it the world outside that's vanished? Are you ready for the flight of your life?
Anna's Secret
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,660. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » Canada
A woman has been murdered. Angus MacDonald, church elder and de facto leader of the community, brings the small group of Scottish settlers together as they seek to uncover the wrongdoer. Old Annie, the last of the original settlers, knows Anna’s secret. Will it be the key to finding her killer?
Red Palace
Series: The Red Wolf Chronicles, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,230. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Delilah is being held hostage in a Middle Eastern palace. Her fate is now in the hands of the werewolves who are not afraid to die. Believing Boone is dead, she is not certain of her future. Only Delilah's father has the power to change her destiny. Will he answer her prayers? How do Red Palaces, Russians, and werewolves fit into Delilah's past, present and future? And will Boone be a part of it?
Au creux de l'aiguille
Series: Normandie légendaire - histoires courtes, Book 25. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: French. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Un promeneur découvre un mystérieux passage au bas des falaises d'Etretat. Dans l'obscurité, cet individu se voit plongé dans une autre dimension.
Adolph's Gold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,050. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Detective Second Class Adolph Anderson, striving to earn a gold shield, confronts solving multiple mysteries in an addictive tale that spins an elaborate web of unsuspected turns sprung with gusto after a skeleton bathed in used motor oil is unearthed. The twisting and turning trail Adolph follows puts him up against perversion, illegal drugs, past sins, and his fear of water submersion.
Street Justice: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the first week of the new decade, an emergency phone call shatters Chicago Private Detective Smokey Dalton’s hopes for a good 1970. His adopted son Jimmy and Jimmy’s best friend and cousin Keith Grimshaw need help.
Murder in the Irish Channel
Series: Chanse MacLeod Mystery, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 77,190. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
t begins as a simple missing persons case—a young MMA fighter's mother has mysteriously disappeared. But as New Orleans private eye Chanse MacLeod starts digging around, he discovers that she is the leader of a group fighting the powerful Archdiocese of New Orleans over the closing of two churches. As the trail leads from corrupt church officials to powerful real estate developers to the world of
Murder in the Garden District
Series: Chanse MacLeod Mystery, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 65,510. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Sheehans are referred to as "Louisiana's Kennedys," a powerful political dynasty with connections in Baton Rouge and Washington. When Warren Sheehan is shot to death in his Garden District mansion, Chanse races to sort out the truth from the many lies surrounding the great family as another hurricane puts New Orleans squarely in its cross hairs.
Murder in the Rue Ursulines
Series: Chanse MacLeod Mystery, Book 4. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Chanse MacLeod is hired to find out who is blackmailing a high profile movie star couple living in the French Quarter, he soon realizes it isn't just on a movie-set where things are make believe. Against the backdrop of a rebuilding New Orleans, Chanse races to find out the truth about his treacherous clients and to clear his own name.