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Holiday Fear
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,660. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Christmas! It's the most wonderful time of the year.Don't tell that to Detectives Bob Johnson and Robert Wilson who are investigating three brutal murders in as many weeks.
Dynasty. Monk Abel’s Compass
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 8,170. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Do you think we celebrate the anniversaries of the great? It is they who celebrate the benchmarks of our destiny. So… A royal ball. A history quiz and a handsome prize awaiting its winner. But instead of a fairy we have the mysterious Abel’s “compass” whose prophecies were heeded by Russian emperors. At the crossroads of the four parts of the world is a XXI century Cinderella.
Розыскное Агентство «Частный Детектив»
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 18,100. Language: Russian. Published: October 28, 2013 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Таинственные события происходят в небольшом, но популярном в среде властных и около культурных структур городке под Москвой. С открытием выставки непонятных азиатских скульптур из вулканического туфа, странным образом меняющих свое количество, начинают пропадать молодые люди, сильные и одинокие, которые достигли неких высот в своей жизни. Влиятельный бизнесмен, бывший спортсмен, вхожий в криминаль
No Way Back
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,850. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As a teenager, in one tragic night, Adam Holt’s carefree world is changed forever. Twenty years later it suddenly falls apart again with his best friend murdered in a random home invasion and his teenage son mysteriously disappearing. And when an unstable man begins furiously stalking him he desperately wishes he could turn back time and unlock the secrets of a past that haunts him…
The Seed Gatherers
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 144,950. Language: Australian English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
In 2457, in the Dandenong Ranges, Melbourne, a crime committed by two young Norwegians is used by others as inspiration, plunging the region into chaos. Meanwhile, a new forest inhabitant is found and those who know must decide whether to reveal its secret. In this third book of the series (The Cicada, A Death In The Making), the bond between humans and their remarkable cats is further explored.
Dressed to Kill: An Anna Harris Collection
Series: Anna Harris · Anna Harris Short Stories. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,120. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Snarky, ill-tempered and alone: Anna Harris kills for money. Weightier pay cheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills. She can see no way of turning work down. This collection includes three Anna Harris short stories ‘Hate Mail,’ ‘Blue Lights’ and ‘Domestic Goddess.’ Stories of non-stop action and chilling suspense. Dressed to Kill: An Anna Harris Collection.
Fire Keepers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Twins, separated at birth, Nick Jensen and Terry Warrington vie to see who is the one spoken of by the ancient Mayans. Eagerly awaiting to see the outcome is the diabolical Alastor Thanatos. The brothers along with their friends embark on a quest to find a long lost Templar treasure buried someplace in North America, one that Thanatos has sent his henchmen to also find as well.
Dismount and Murder
Series: Double V Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,420. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Number Three in the Double V Mysteries series: Dismount and Murder – Juliet Van Allen and Elmer Vartanian, casual partners in the business of murder—ferreting out murderers, that is—take us to fire-ravaged Bar Harbor, Maine, and the cool, green hills of Litchfield, Connecticut, in the summer of 1950. Elmer is called in by the heir of a wealthy estate to investigate his father’s suspicious death.
The Senior Moment
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,160. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Visiting Manhattan for the first time to help her son with his new baby, English grandmother Jean Henderson witnesses a fatal grocery store shooting. Events quickly slide from awful to worse when she discovers her son and his pregnant wife have disappeared, owing a fortune to a murderous loan shark...
Daddy Long Legs
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 138,580. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2013 by The Paper Corporation. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Knick Knack Paddy Whack Daddy Long Legs is Back Twenty years ago he took nine lives. Nine boys. Abducted. Tortured and mutilated. Nine bodies dumped across the barren landscape of a small town in Apartheid South Africa. Then – abruptly – the murders stopped. And Daddy Long Legs was no more. Until now...
It Adds Up to Murder
Series: It's Murder at the Office, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,850. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Abigail Newhouse is forced to work temporary jobs to make ends meet. She discovers that while the jobs can be murderous, there aren't usually dead bodies involved. Abby soon finds sleuthing has placed her in deadly peril when she finally confronts a merciless killer face-to-face.
Lovers Crossing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,260. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Booklist declared Lovers Crossing "as satisfying as the debuts of such classic series heroes as Parker's Spenser and Grafton's Kinsey Millhone.... Outstanding." Lovers Crossing introduces Brinker, a disillusioned Border Patrol Agent turned private investigator in Tucson, searching for the killer of a powerful business leader's wife.
Who Killed Peggy Recker? A Collin Carter Mystery
Series: Collin Carter Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,900. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A famous romance writer drops into Private Detective Collin Carter’s office with an unusual request. She wants to hire him to investigate her death. Later the woman is found dead from an overdose of sleeping medicine combined with too much wine. Motives for murder are everywhere. The FBI & CIA become involved as Collin works the twists and turns to unravel the truth about who killed Peggy Recker.
Too Good to be Truman
Series: The Truman Files. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When unemployed crime reporter Harry Truman gets a note from a local mission thanking him for his generous contribution–to the tune of a half million dollars–he’s reasonably certain he had nothing to do with it. Now, Truman has got to figure out who stuck him with this halo if he doesn’t want to get fitted with prison stripes–or a harp and wings…
The Old Queen and The King
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,990. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The sixth book in the Kohala Coast Mystery series follows a mother from Kauai as she travels to the Big Island in search of the murderer of her daughter. Once there, the women of the Pono family are quickly entangled in the search, which turns deadly.
O Mistério da Rua Doze
Price: Free! Words: 6,510. Language: Portuguese. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Michel e seus amigos desvendam seu primeiro mistério e ajudam a policia a descobrir o esconderijo de um espião Russo.
The Old Queen's Guardians
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,970. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The fourth book in the Kohala Coast Mystery series finds Lori Pono hiring a new chef for the Queen's Beach Resort Hotel. But the chef brings with him murder and danger for the women of the Pono family.
Mice
Series: Dave Callaghan, Paranormal Detective, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,460. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
The third story in the Dave Callaghan supernatural detective series (for the first two stories see "Phantom Lover"). “Where the hell are they coming from?” When Frankie asked a question, it always sounded like he was placing the blame on someone—me, in this case. Instead of answering, I squashed the white mouse that had just climbed out of his coffee cup.
The Darkwood Mysteries (8): The Spindly-Snatcher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,870. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to the mysterious fates of her parents in short tales of horror and adventure. Why is a writer burning down bookshops? Darkwood and Hobbs investigate a creeping madness, but in doing so the hunters become the hunted…
Trick or Treat: A Spade/Paladin Conundrum
Series: Spade/Paladin Conundrums. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The teenage girl wrapped in a sheet calls herself Casper (as in “The Friendly Ghost”). But Secret Master of Fandom and private detective Spade doesn’t find her friendly, and she’s definitely not a ghost. Still, Paladin demands that Spade babysit Casper, and Spade never says no to Paladin.