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The National Park Case A Tucker Crime Novel
Series: The Tucker Crime Novels, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,760. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
(2.00 from 1 review)
Tucker, a retired cop, is asked by the FBI to assist in investigating a series of missing person’s cases in National Parks Campsites throughout the Southeast. During his investigation he befriends a beautiful suspect and finds himself torn between his growing feelings for her and his fear that she is an accomplice or a vicious serial killer.
Back To Midnight
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,450. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a murder happens in the small town of Moulton, Alabama, most of the time the victim is lying on the ground with the murderer standing nearby with the smoking gun. But not this time. Deputy Nathan Oneal has a long list of suspects and very few clues. With an anxious sheriff and an ambitious DA, time is running out to find the killer.
If You Were Mine
Series: The Cavendish Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 73,510. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Isobel had a choice. Stay on the run from her abusive uncle and face starvation, or seek help from the one man she never wanted to see again. Could she really trust the rake who had lied and deceived her? Everyone deserves a second chance. Dominic, Lord Havistock was determined to persuade Isobel they deserved one, when a chance encounter rocks his world. But can happiness ever be theirs?
Poison Doctor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Who wants to poison the water of a top city like Manchester, in the North West of England - and what can special agent Amelia Hartliss do about it? Melia, or 'Heartless' as she is known to friend and foe alike, is undercover, spying on a man who claims to be a doctor and claims to be doing good for the residents. So why is his 'treatment' poison? And, most important, who is he working for?
He's the Guy! - Suzi B. Mystery #4
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,220. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A man calls the police to report that he saw what he believes to be some gun flashes in the window of an apartment near his boat. When the police respond to the call they discover two dead men who look like they shot each other, and the CSI and medical examiner agree that it was a shoot-out... but Suzi thinks there's more to this incident than meets the eye - and sets out to prove it.
Dead Dreams: A Dakota Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,790. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
For Karen Mehaffey, going for the stars—the sheriff’s stars—wasn’t turning out to be a dream come true. Flood waters are rising along with the thermometer, and the last thing she needs is a homicide, especially when all fingers point toward an old classmate. Detective Marek Okerlund, on the other hand, welcomes any distraction from the anniversary of his wife’s death.
Resurrected in Rosedale
Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 64,180. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The story of one man's return home after being thought of as 'killed in action' during the Vietnam war. Harwood's return, prompted by his father's death, uncovers an ugly series of murders in this seemingly idyllic small town near Salt Lake City, Utah. Religion, delusion, conspiracy, as well as good old schizophrenia move the story to a dramatic conclusion as Harwood becomes an amateur sleuth.
Cats and Crime, A Panzer And The P.I. Mystery Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,790. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Meet Lori Stockley, the mail order Private Investigator, and Panzer, the black cat in this short story collection. Oh, and we can't forget Lori's Granny Gladys. Put these three together and it's a recipe for chaos. Follow them as they catch drug dealers, burglars, bank robbers and carpet snakes.
Step On A Crack: The Collection
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Five minutes went by. Then ten. I allowed my metabolism to slow, lizard-like, and let my imagination cool. There was no point in making ill-educated guesses. The door clicked open. I looked up. The man in the doorway studied me for a moment. Then he stepped inside, closing the door behind him.
Loosey Goosey (Dusty Deals Mystery Series)
Series: Dusty Deals Mystery Series, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 67,140. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Book 3 in the Dusty Deals Mystery Series. Lucy's animal activist brother comes to call, along with his recalcitrant goose. When Lucy discovers the body of a pate selling chef under his car, she has to find the real killer both to get her brother out of jail and to keep her mother out of Montana.
String of Lies
Series: Craft Corner Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Almost worse than finding a local developer dead is seeing an innocent man and one's good friend fall under suspicion. Jo and her beading crafters set to work to find the real murderer and unknot the chain of clues toward a harrowing end.
Veleno
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: Italian. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Fine '800. Durante una lezione universitaria di anatomia, uno studente di medicina fa conoscenza con uno stravagante collega, che gli racconta una inverosimile storia d'amore, gelosia e veleno...
Poison
Price: Free! Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Warning: experimental translation (hybrid) End of '800. During an university lesson of anatomy, a student of medicine makes knowledge with an eccentric colleague, that tells him an improbable story of love, jealousy and poison...
The Color of Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,210. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A sensational murder trial brings a young African American attorney, Kevin Johnson to Briarton, Connecticut to represent a black drug dealer accused of murdering a Caucasian socialite, Charlotte Knowles. Kevin does his best to defend his client, even though he knows the real reason his two white law partners have given him this high-profile case is that he’s black and so is the client.
The Stray Pitch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,460. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Flat Sole Studio. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Born into a family of thieves, Wendy Winkworth becomes a private investigator because “you don’t go to jail if you’re caught.” In 1950, 24-year old Wendy is hired by the mobster/owner of the Star Spangled Girls Baseball League to infiltrate the Burton City Hornettes and find the murderer of its star pitcher, a blonde bombshell of amazing physical powers and influence.
Circular Crime
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective Inspector Mitch Taylor is investigating a series of murders along with CSI agent Angel Morgan in Circular Quay, Sydney, Australia. Mitch tries to balance his family life, struggling to help his wife to deal with the recent loss of their baby at childbirth, while trying to solve the murders. The circle of crime will reveal the truth.
Double-Edged
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 166,850. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012 by ebookriter. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Twin brothers, abandoned at their birth, were set out upon a bloodcurdling and unremitting manhunt throughout Britain and Europe to destroy those who trade, in child sex and slavery!
The Leaves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,990. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
I was raped by my father and his men. I was also born with an unusual gift that I kept a secret until now... I discovered magic.
KILL Cinderella - A Cindy Nesbit Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,790. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cindy (Cinderella) Nesbit’s search for her long missing father is interrupted when she discovers a forty-year-old secret and a deadly conspiracy to keep it hidden.
Midnight Choir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 140,470. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Seattle, 1907. In “the wickedest city in America” an idealistic nurse tries to help an abandoned child, only to find herself lured into a gang war for the city’s red-light district by a sophisticated prostitute with friends in too many places, and a handsome Irish detective who thinks he can get away with murder — and he’s done it often enough to know. A hard-boiled tale of love and betrayal.