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Night Falls in the Gorge: A Pacific Northwest Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,990. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The trip promises five days of hiking and exploring the Columbia River Gorge, with lodging and gourmet dinners at a small inn. On the first evening a late arrival makes a dramatic entrance. Four people in the dining room recognize her, and two of them turn white. The next morning her body is found at the base of a waterfall.
The Devil Drinks Coffee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,520. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
When a local teenager is murdered, it's the most shocking news to hit Branson Falls, UT, since the Democrats won the presidency. Newspaper editor, Kate Saxee, is determined to find out what really happened. Relax with a cup of coffee (or "hot chocolate") and follow Kate as she investigates a murder, cow suicide, revolving door mishap, and tries to stop the rumors about her love-life.
Последний клиент
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,440. Language: Russian. Published: May 18, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Карьера частного детектива у Эдика не складывается. Клиентов почти нет, платить по кредитам, взятым на открытие собственного агентства, нечем. Решение о смене работы уже принято. И в этот момент в его офисе появляется странный посетитель и предлагает Эдику за большие деньги найти киллера, чтобы отомстить за страшное преступление, совершенное несколько лет назад.
Morgue of the Living
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A morgue is a scary place to most people. Most of us associate it with death and macabre things. But the only thing worse than a morgue is waking up in a morgue with no way out.
Desert Dreams
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,480. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Dream: She’s running for her life through the Arizona desert. The Problem: It’s not Miranda Cassidy herself running in the dreams, but her missing best friend. The Puzzle: Finding year-old clues to her friend’s disappearance in a million square miles of desert. The Distraction: A helpful tour guide with a body to die for and a heart of gold. The Stakes: It’s the modern day Wild West, and
Almanaque para 1557 de Nostradamus
Price: $2.73 USD. Words: 8,310. Language: Spanish. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
El Almanaque para 1557, es uno de los primeros trabajos publicados por Michel de Nostradamus. Esta traduccion ha sido realizada desde el ejemplar original, Almanach pour l'an 1557, editado por Jaques Kerver en 1556, conservando y respetando al maximo posible la estructura del mismo asi como su contenido para hacerlo llegar desde 1556 a las manos del lector del siglo XXI.
Relatively Dead
Series: Relatively Dead Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
The New York Times bestseller from author Sheila Connolly!
Sea No Evil: A Crag Banyon Mystery
Series: Crag Banyon Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,230. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Crag Banyon is a two-fisted P.I. with a heart of gold and a liver of stainless steel. This time out, a fishy client with a whale of a case puts Banyon in hot water.
The Ex Who Glowed in the Dark
Series: Charley's Ghost, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,850. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Book 2 in Charley’s Ghost series Amanda's lying, cheating husband Charley was murdered before Amanda could divorce him. Now she’s stuck with his ghost. When the brother of her assistant Dawson is kidnapped, Charley decides to help find the boy and prove he's a changed ghost. But first Dawson must explain why he's never mentioned a brother in the two years he's known Amanda.
Blood in the Water (A Zoe Carter mystery)
Series: Zoe Carter Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,120. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Investigating a polluted lake seemed easy enough when Zoe first heard about it in Australia but Kenya is a dangerous place and not just because of the unsafe drinking water and malaria-carrying mosquitoes. There are secrets here worth killing for. And people who will lie to get what they want.
The Christmas Tree Murders
Series: Victorian Mansion, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,400. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
At a hilltop Christmas tree farm Art & Marsha Parker, their adopted daughter, Mary Ann Markham, and her best friend, Jennifer Martin, discover an unoccupied old mansion and a corpse beneath a tree. Exploring the mansion leads to more bodies, kidnappings, and smuggled goods, until the real murderer is discovered at a most unexpected location.
The Color of Lies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bill Langston has an uncanny ability to figure out who’s telling the truth and who’s lying. Over the years as a private investigator, Bill honed a talent for bringing truth into focus. He’s especially good at knowing when someone lies. When asked to investigate Sylvia Trent's death, however, sorting out all the lies becomes the ultimate challenge.
The Snake Pit
Price: Free! Words: 10,450. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Kiara Sweenor is a detective in Florida she had a rough life after she lost both her father and sister. Shes trying to renew her life and get it back on track while try to catch a killer who is bent on revenge on the people who have done him wrong in the past.
Damien Loose, Episode 4 - Comedy
Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Episode 4 of 10. Damien enters the lions den. His search for a killer lands him in the one place on earth that banned him for life, the Lumiere Casino. Well, life is a long time. Inside, he finds an old friend and an old enemy. Things can either go bad, or they can go worse. The rollicking conclusion of season 1 of the Damien Loose serial.
Sherlock Holmes and the Final Reveal
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sherlock Holmes and the Final Reveal is a Holmes tale like none other ever conceived. Fans of Baker Street’s legendary detective will be left with the insatiable need to contemplate its extraordinary conclusion forevermore.
Hunted
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,330. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A killer without remorse, burning with pride, and having the time of his life, Zachary Marshall is unstoppable—until Detective Jonas Peters arrives in the midst of one of Marshall’s heinous crimes. After a bank robbery goes from bad to worse and leaves three dead—including a little girl—Marshall finds himself the target of the most intensive manhunt Riverside, California, has ever witnessed.
Wonderful, Terrible Things
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,410. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Paramount Pictures wants to release a director's cut of a film from 1982. The only thing they need is the reels of film stolen by one of the film's interns. Rory Sullivan is offered $50,000 to track down the interns -- his old friends -- and the film, but the search leads to shady politics, tawdry sex, murder, kidnapping ... and very big hair. It's like the '80s all over again.
Tug-of-War
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,110. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When therapist Marlana accepts a difficult case from her mentor, Dr. Whitney, she's faced with a possible dual personality: Robert/Carol. Marlana struggles with her feelings. What if, in helping Robert/Carol, she discovers one of them is the murderer? As Marlana helps Robert delve deeper into his memory, he reveals his goal: "I want my life back." She knows now that she must forge ahead.
Who Done It?
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,340. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What could be better than a week at the beach? Retired teacher Alex Matthews is eager to accept an invitation to join her friends at a newly-renovated bed and breakfast on tiny Turtleback Island, off the coast of South Carolina. Recently widowed, Alex looks forward to sun, sand, surf … peace and quiet … fresh air … But no one said anything about murder.
A Pearl for Her Eyes
Series: Jake Conrad Mythological Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,600. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2013 by Blue Oranda Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
His last case ended with three legendary Muses buried on a hillside. Now private detective Jake Conrad is trying to put his life to rights with an ordinary case - proving to a millionaire that his young wife is straying. But the mythical world now knows about Jake. When a dragon wants Jake simply to find his missing pearl, how can he refuse the job? Of course, nothing involving dragons is simple.