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Sole Witness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,450. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Romance Novels. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Lori Summers left town the day Davis Hamilton dumped her for a society wife. She lived up her daredevil career until tragedy brought her back to her home town to face the past and re-think the future. Stumbling over a dead rap star wasn’t supposed to be part of that equation, and neither was running from a killer... right into the arms of the last man on earth she’d dare to trust.
Love & Murder; A Collection of Short Stories
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,970. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by L.L. Bartlett. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Love & Murder, a bargain-priced bundle of stories by New York Times bestselling author Lorraine Bartlett (and her alter ego L.L. Bartlett) explores the highs and lows of love and humanity. Each free-standing, complete story explores a different theme representative of the author's style.
I'll Sleep When You're Dead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,460. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2013 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Tom Starks has spent the three years since his wife’s murder struggling to single-handedly raise their daughter, Julie, while haunted by memories of his dead spouse. When he learns that the man accused of her murder, Chris Taylor, has been released from prison, Tom hires a pair of hit men to get his revenge. But the hit men botch the assassination...
Things That Go Squeak in the Park
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,750. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s...most people add a few pounds over the holidays. Police Detective Moffat adds unsolved murders to his caseload. When 10-year-old Gina finds a body in the community garden, Captain Moffat realizes something strange is going on at the Department of Environmental Health in the historic western town of Biglerville in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Returning Blaze
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 238,370. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Drogan is trapped in an ingenious deception, preventing him from saving someone close and from saving the world. Seven weeks ago, he lived a life of self-made seclusion. Now someone devising a series of murders drags him into a game of deceit and manipulation. The murders are intended to get his attention, but the ultimate goal is to fulfill a plan hundreds of years in the making.
IT Can Be Dangerous
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,000. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Cynthia's had a rough day. And now she's found Nathan's body. The police are bound to suspect her, since she has no alibi and was cutting code right outside his office when he was murdered. There's only one thing to do before she's arrested - find the killer herself. But the enigmatic Superintendent in charge of the case doesn't approve, and then she attracts the murderer's attention...
The Case of Lithuania's Lost Lion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Previously unpublished cases of Sherlock Holmes, related by Doctor John H.Watson. The only known manuscripts of the stories in this collection are rough modern papers without provenance, in the collection of Oliver St Gaudy, by whom they have been revised and otherwise prepared for publication. Whether they seem authentic or not is for the reader to decide.
Trust
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,840. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Carter finds an injured dog along a treacherous stretch of mountain road, he knows rescuing her puts him in danger. But he can’t leave the dog behind, no matter what the consequences. Even if it means revealing his secret. Even if it means losing everything.
Dixie Autumn
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 62,700. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
October 1962, and a young newspaper reporter returns to his racially tense home town in upstate South Carolina to find out who set off the midnight explosion that killed his childhood best friend. By the time he learns the truth, three other people have been killed, and he might be next.
Last Stop
Price: Free! Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Last Stop is a tale about a young man who boards a New York City subway and is shot death. What happens up to the time of the shooting is the mystery. As police try to unravle a case that seems open and shut they find out...
Murder Mysteries
Series: Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 103,720. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
These four novellas are written to please and stimulate the reader who loves murder mysteries. The daughter of a very small town Chief of Police is home after graduation from a major university. Her university degree is in criminology. She begins her career as a police officer to learn the ropes.
Art and Artifice
Series: The Lady Emily Capers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Lady Emily Southwell and her three friends are determined that the world will speak in reverent tones of the year they made their debuts in London. Then her longtime betrothed Lord Robert declares his intent to marry her immediately. It’s up to Lady Emily to use her art to uncover artifice and discover whether Lord Robert has something more up his sleeve than a nicely muscled arm. Clean romance.
Dragon Twins
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,490. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Separated at birth…reunited by murder. Behind the gates of an exclusive Lake City neighborhood, prominent businessman Don Chu’s housekeeper has been brutally murdered and his teenage daughter taken. The high-profile case has the Mayor himself sending the case across Detective Stan Brookshire’s desk. He barely has time to digest the details of the two sinister crimes before he’s called to yet anot
Call Me Doc Ruby
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,310. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Doc Ruby, nationally syndicated radio show host. As a former counselor, Ruby is adept at dispensing wise advice to her callers. Life becomes more uncertain as Ruby receives odd gifts and odd calls. What is behind this? Find out as you enjoy this fast-paced mystery!
The Door In The Fog
Series: Foxglove Corners Mystery Series, Book 16. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,370. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A wounded dog disappears in the fog. A blue door on the side of a barn vanishes. Strange wildflowers and a sound of weeping haunt a meadow. The woods keep their secret, and a curse refuses to die. It’s another typical summer in Foxglove Corners.
The First 3 Books of the Maggie Newberry Mystery Series
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 239,460. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Susan Kiernan-Lewis. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Murder travels nicely in this popular mystery series featuring ex-pat Maggie Newberry who lives in France with her vintner French husband. Enjoy the sights and smells of Provence, the Côte d'Azur and Paris as Maggie uses her amateur (and very American) sleuthing skills to detect and confront the vilest murderers on the continent!
One Dog Too Many
Series: A Mae December Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 81,570. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mae December runs a dog boarding business in Tennessee. When her neighbor, Ruby Mead-Allison, fails to pick up her Pomeranian, Mae discovers the woman’s body. While delving into the mystery of Ruby’s death, Mae and handsome Sheriff Ben Bradley find no shortage of suspects. Meanwhile the killer wants to put a permanent stop to Mae’s meddling. Book 1 of the Mae December Mystery Series.
The long night of the fireflies
Price: Free! Words: 53,890. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What can a boy who becomes a teenager all by himself do? A boy who is afraid of priests and lives in a house in the company o f ghosts? Who runs from school even though he is afraid of nothing? What can he do if war steps in his life of solitude? Nothing, or maybe everything.
Il prete partigiano episodio #2
Series: Il prete partigiano, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: Italian. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Dall'autore di "La maledizione dei Lawrence" Episodio 2 Un giovane ispettore, catapultato in un paesino di sole sette case disperso tra i monti, bloccato dalla neve assieme a dodici possibili assassini. Un prete ucciso e lasciato giacere nudo. Un mistero: chi poteva voler uccidere un uomo di Chiesa? E poi perché l'assassino lo ha spogliato dopo avergli tolto la vita?
Il prete partigiano episodio #1
Series: Il prete partigiano, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,180. Language: Italian. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Dall'autore di "La maledizione dei Lawrence" Episodio 1 Un giovane ispettore, catapultato in un paesino di sole sette case disperso tra i monti, bloccato dalla neve assieme a dodici possibili assassini. Un prete ucciso e lasciato giacere nudo. Un mistero: chi poteva voler uccidere un uomo di Chiesa? E poi perché l'assassino lo ha spogliato dopo avergli tolto la vita?