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Bootsy Katz Case of the Bitch Vs Witch
Price: Free! Words: 29,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(2.00 from 1 review)
Bootsy Katz a sixty tear old detective, teacher's aide, and painter finds the body of Mr. Weksler she also finds love and unravels many Sierra View, Nevada secrets.
Body in the Lake
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,770. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When small town detective, Tony Petrocelli, and his daughter find a decapitated woman's body floating in the lake at the town's park he knows it's going to be a long hard case. Who wanted her dead, and why?
Arcanorum: A Lake People Novel
Series: Lake People, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,860. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Jane is a woman without a past. She wakes up in the back of a car with handcuffs on her wrists, with a man intent on doing her harm. She escapes, but into the murky underworld of New Orleans. A mysterious man shadows her and strange memories tantalize her.
Mourning Shift (A Tory Bauer Mystery)
Series: Tory Bauer Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2012 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In Mourning Shift, the fourth of six mysteries featuring the crew at the Delphi Café, Tory's Halloween is complicated by city-wide celebrations, a dead stranger in the cafe bathroom, the arrival of a stripper who intends to stay, and the loss of a good friend.
Ghost of a Chance: Other World Investigations
Series: Paranormal Adventures, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sydney Tyler’s in for a big surprise when Brinkley, after-life guide, sends her back to Earth to find out how and why she died. He cautions her not to get involved with the deputy in charge of her case or face dire consequences. So like Sydney, she totally ignores his warning. This decision puts her in the middle of an impossible choice.
Hotel Noir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,130. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Pale Fire Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
An imaginary island. A gracefully decaying hotel. A renegade saint. Hospitality was never like this...
Death in a Solitude Time Capsule
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the 13th of the Amish Country Murder Mystery Series, a grisly discovery is made when a 100 year old time capsule at Dana's church is opened. The next day the minister of the church is found dead. Solitude's amatuer sleuths, Fannie, Dana and Sharon, seek to find answers and in the process uncover some long buried secrets.
The Girl In Brown - A Gunner Long Case
Series: The Gunner Long Casefiles, Book 1. Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An amoral scientist trying to regain control of his experiments. A deceptively innocent woman fleeing dangerous people. And a random vigilante pursuing unknown horizons. It all adds up to a game of deadly intrigue and weird danger which Gunner Long, one-time bounty hunter turned cynical detective, must play through if he is to escape with his life.
The Case of Jack the Nipper ~ A Chronicle of Mister Marmee
Series: The Chronicles of Mister Marmee, Volume 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 126,200. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Victorian London is gripped by a series of gruesome attacks and a senseless murder, Scotland Yard turns to the renowned consulting detective Sir Happy and his faithful colleague Mister Marmee to help track down the beast before the killer claims his next victim. Will their efforts be too late to save London’s most eminent veterinarian Dr. Stephen Hanover from the jaws of Jack the Nipper?
A Dream of Death (Detective Lincoln Munroe, Book 1)
Series: Detective Lincoln Munroe, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,810. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
OPP Detective Lincoln Munroe is coming up empty. As a serial killer terrorizes the area surrounding London, Canada, Lincoln finds himself at a standstill waiting for the perfect killer to make his first mistake. While the body count rises without any leads, Lincoln is haunted by dreams of discovering skeletal remains in the forest beneath a bloody knife - dreams with a link to a decades-old crime.
In Shadow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,430. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A brilliant chemist, Denise Markham, is murdered at a university in Miami. Detective John Conway discovers she developed a drug that enhances psychic ability and was administering it to friends who bankrolled her research. The killer is now stalking Laura Perkins, the only witness to the murder, a professor with whom Conway falls in love.
Rubicon Ranch: Riley's Story
Price: Free! Words: 80,510. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A little girl’s body has been found in the wilderness near the desert community of Rubicon Ranch. Was it an accident? Or . . . murder! But who would want to kill a child? Everyone in this upscale housing development is hiding something.
Nightmare City
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 135,120. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
NIGHTMARE CITY is the second of Nick Oldham’s fast paced, highly acclaimed and well reviewed thrillers featuring Henry Christie. Gang warfare ... police corruption ... criminal conspiracies ... crazy car chases ... and Boris the Gorilla ... welcome to the world of Henry Christie...
Red hand
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 83,740. Language: Russian. Published: June 2, 2012 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
This is a suspense novel with the elements of science fiction. The events take place in California. Criminal Police Lieutenant Peter Summers is at the end of his career, he investigates the bank robbery, which at the first glance, seems rather commonplace - a night guard commits theft, passes a large amounts of money to his accomplice, returns to his workplace and commits suicide.
Lizzie Borden: Girl Detective
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by PearTree Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Introducing Miss Lizzie Borden of Fall River, Mass., a most excellent girl detective and the most remarkable young woman ever to take on the criminal underworld in late 19th century New England. In these five early tales of mystery and adventure, Lizzie Borden explores Fall River's dark side through a landscape that is industrial, Victorian, and distinctly American.
Paddy Plays in Dead Mule Swamp
Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,260. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When Anastasia Raven agrees to keep Paddy, an Irish Setter, for the summer, she didn't understand the mischievous nature of a large puppy. As a volunteer, she meets Corliss Leonard, and his granddaughters Star and Sunny, whose mother disappeared seven years ago. The girls fall in love with Paddy, but can the dog solve their problems? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #3, full-length novel)
Not My Mother's Son "Things Aren't Always What They Seem"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 74,390. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
David thought nothing else his mother could do would shock him. How wrong he was. Each time he visits her in prison, she ends it with a chilling statement, “Remember, David, things aren’t always what they seem.” Now on trial for murder, her testimony is the only thing that can save him. As everyone in the courtroom holds their breath, you will too…remember, things aren’t always what they seem.
Murder deLight (Gershwin & Penrose # 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Please note that this book was first published under the title "The Cosy Knave". A humorous mystery set in Yorkshire. The vicious attacks begin when the prodigal son of Knavesborough returns to the sleepy village after forty years in Argentina. No wonder that spiteful Mrs Walnut-Whip is killed, but when the violence escalates, Constable Penrose needs help and calls in his fiancée Rhapsody.
Goering's Gold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,090. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's the end of World War Two, a Luftwaffe hero flies a mission for Herman Goering to deliver gold bars to fund an escape route for war criminals from Germany called the "rat line". Roy Neely, retired FBI psychologist, is faced with a new challenge;how fifty-two years later to expose the "rat line" financing.Neely enlists CIA and Mossad friends to help in a treasure hunt for Goering"s Gold.
Sin City Hunter
Series: A Susan Hunter Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,420. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » General
Susan Hunter is in Las Vegas for a week of work and fun. When a janitor is murdered, Susan knows who did it ... and the killer knows that she knows!