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All Monsters are Men
Price: Free! Words: 1,640. Language: British English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Leaving behind a trail of blood upon the snow is never a good thing.
Hounded
Series: Going to the Dogs, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,170. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
I’ll get you and your little dogs, too! Veterinarian Poe Madigan enters The Fur Ball with her Jack Russell terriers (aka The Terrible Two) to compete for a substantial cash prize that will keep her mother from losing her home. But when her fabulous partner sprains his ankle, Poe must trade him and his talented Bichon for a sexy, muscle-bound hunk who can't dance and his Basset Hound, Lazy Daisy.
Death on the Move - A Dan Rhodes Mystery
Series: Dan Rhodes Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,680. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Someone in Blacklin County, Texas, is being disrespectful of the dead, and Sheriff Dan Rhodes must put a stop to it. There's the matter of the bodies at Ballinger's Funeral Home and the apparent misplacing of their valuables; the bereaved are beside themselves. There'd best be immediate action or the bell could toll again, this time for Sheriff Dan's reputation as the guardian of justice.
The Good, the Bad, and the Bet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The day before Thanksgiving in 1971, a lone man wearing black sunglasses hijacked a NW Orient Airlines 727 bound for Seattle. His demand: $200,000.00 and four parachutes. He ended up with a place in history marked by more questions than answers. What really happened to the infamous DB Cooper? No one knows. Well... No one but me... because before he became DB Cooper, I became his wife.
The Brontë Code
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,250. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On the moors, lies Danny Cowan’s corpse in a farmhouse ruin. A gash on his head suggests the notorious drunk fell, but Lucy Owens, who found the body, believes he was murdered, but the odds of her catching a killer seem slim, especially when the locals view her as the main suspect.
Secrets and Lies - Harry's Secret
Price: Free! Words: 31,890. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » European
Everybody has secret and everybody tells lie, but in case of Harry Wright these are both bigger than he had originally intended. What started out as a bit of fun, a distraction from his otherwise boring life that could come back and bite him on the ass if he isn’t careful. If being found isn’t enough there are other worries for Harry.
Tell Me: a short story
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 7,520. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In Tell Me CSI Grace McColl is called to the scene of a brutal attack on a young girl in a park. There Grace must not only gather evidence of the crime, but also coax information about her identity from the reluctant victim. But when the truth speaks, she listens. ‘Zoë Sharp is one of the sharpest, coolest, and most intriguing writers I know.’ New York Times Bestseller, Harlan Coben
Last Right: a short story
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In Last Right a prodigal son, a vanished wife, and a dying patriarch combine in a tale of betrayal and revenge on the Mexican border. ‘Zoë Sharp is one of the sharpest, coolest, and most intriguing writers I know.’ New York Times Bestseller, Harlan Coben
Across The Broken Line: a Charlie Fox short story
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 12,270. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In Across The Broken Line, we follow bodyguard Charlie Fox through a fragmented timescale of cross and double-cross as she fights to keep her principal alive – whoever that might be.
Truth And Lies: from the FOX FIVE Charlie Fox short story collection
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 17,480. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Truth And Lies puts all Charlie Fox’s skills and ingenuity to the test as she has to single-handedly extract a news team from a rapidly escalating war zone. At 12,000 words, it is almost a novella.
Off Duty: from the FOX FIVE Charlie Fox short story collection
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 8,380. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Off Duty finds Charlie Fox taking time away from her job in close protection after injury. She still finds trouble, even in an out-of-season health spa in the Catskill Mountains.
Served Cold: from the FOX FIVE Charlie Fox short story collection
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A finalist for the CWA Short Story Dagger, Served Cold gives a downtrodden woman the chance to take centre stage – the mysterious Layla, with betrayal in her past and murder in her heart.
Postcards From Another Country: from the FOX FIVE Charlie Fox short story collection
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 7,900. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Postcards From Another Country has Charlie Fox guarding the ultra-rich Dempsey family against attempted assassination – no matter where the danger lies.
A Bridge Too Far: from the FOX FIVE Charlie Fox short story collection
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 10,640. Language: British English. Published: June 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In A Bridge Too Far, we meet Charlie Fox before she’s become a professional in the world of close protection. When she agrees to hang out with the local Dangerous Sports Club, she has no idea it will soon live up to its name.
Cursed to Death - A Dan Rhodes Mystery
Series: Dan Rhodes Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,800. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In tiny Blacklin County, Texas, a curse is nothing more than a four-letter word hollered in a barroom or muttered in the heat. So Sheriff Dan Rhodes is more curious than concerned when he dutifully responds to a complaint of witchcraft. For Rhodes, it means there's a bad moon rising over Blacklin County.
Hidden Connections
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,390. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Who and what is really being smuggled into the US from Mexico? Are jihadists and suicide bombers among the gardeners, dish washers, and day laborers Americans hire to do their menial jobs? Our heroes, Mike and Andy on a trip to Arizona discover wide open, unsecure areas of the border that are allowing half a million aliens to sneak into the US each year. They are appalled. (Read full desc)
Quick
Price: Free! Words: 79,340. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A sadistic killer called Conan prowls the shadow world of undocumented immigrants, leaving mutilated bodies from Texas to Florida. Female Border Patrol Agent Hunter Kincaid teams with Florida detectives John Quick and Randall Ishtee to find him. But Conan is cunning, and soon the three friends realize they are no longer the hunters, but the prey.
Tod beim Biikebrennen
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,730. Language: German. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Feuerwehrmänner finden am Morgen nach dem legendären Biikebrennen am Husumer Dockkoog in der Asche des Holzstapels, die Überreste eines männlichen Körpers. Zunächst ist nicht einmal die Identität geklärt, trotzdem beginnt die Suche nach dem Mörder.
Grand Theft Otto
You set the price! Words: 75,310. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sheriff Cas Larkin is faced with a homicide and his elusive main suspect sees nothing wrong with taking someone else's vehicle when he needs transportation.
The Complete, Annotated Mysterious Affair at Styles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,630. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Agatha Christie created intricate stories of murder and mayhem that have enchanted readers worldwide. Bill Peschel, author of "Writers Gone Wild," illuminates the obscure references in Christie’s debut novel and tells the fascinating stories behind it and its creator. Contains nearly 500 footnotes, essays on Styles and Christie's life, and a detailed chronology. Experience Christie in a new way.