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The Jazz Junkies
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 43,250. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Guns, drugs, jazz, and the secretary service fronting as an escort service, all the wonderful ingredients for a lost noir classic now in digital form for your one buck night time noir reading pleasure! Originally published in 1957 as Junkie and later Frenzy, The Jazz Junkies was the author's intended title in manuscript.
Rockhound
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 86,750. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Journalist Annie Bryce is on the run from a killer. He wants her dead before she can testify in a murder trial. She and photographer Steve are hustled out of town for their own protection. But even on the arid gemfields Annie finds trouble. Probing the secrets of a long-dead dealer in sapphires, she finds the past - and the killer - closing in on her...
Nicky Weaver's Wanton Wenches or Ladies Man
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 51,080. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Nicky Weaver has quit the insurance biz, as we last saw him in Orrie Hitt's first 1954 novel, I'LL CALL EVERY MONDAY. Nicky sets his sights on radio advertising and DJing, building up a small station in a small town into something profitable, and something he can take for himself. Even if means murder. There are women issues, all wantons wenches!
I'll Call Every Monday
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 59,590. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Orrie Hitt's first novel tells the story of a sleazy insurance salesman, Nicky Weaver, and all the women he beds. One, a married artist forced by her husband to pose for nudie pictures, turns Nicky to a desire for murder...An unfairly ignored classic of 1950s crime fiction, here for your one buck enjoyment!
Word of a Stranger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Six 'mind opening' short stories. Stories about good vs a better good, challenging time and reality, love, power, curiousity and destiny. A first volume.
Dead Witness
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 97,260. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
FBI’s “dead witness” defies their authority and goes after the man they’re hunting when he threatens her children.
Murder in the Solid State
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 75,420. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011 by ReAnimus Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
David Sanger, an ambitious young physicist, attends a party at which a pompous older scientist, who just happens to have thrwarted the younger man's innovative ideas, is murdered. Suddenly it is not just David's career, but his life that is at stake. Are his ideas that important? Who's out to stop David from changing the world?
The Caller
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A sedate academic recieves a distraut call in the middle of the night that sends him tubling into the world of clandestine affairs.
Morning Ritual
Price: Free! Words: 900. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is a short story of one man's morning ritual.
Blood Sins
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 90,730. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Some sins stain not just the soul but the bloodline.
The Passerby
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,630. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Eleven-year-old Trudie Brice is strangled to death in her home two weeks before Christmas, 1986. The crime goes unsolved. Twenty years later, writer Ray Krouse is looking for material for his next book and is mysteriously drawn to the little girl's gravesite. Ray contacts the man he believes to be the girl's killer. Can Ray convince the killer to step forward and confess? Inspired by true events.
The Passion Beach Psycho Strikes at Midnight: A Practical Caregiver Caper #2
Series: The Practical Caregiver Capers, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Melanie Reynolds' world is turned upside down when her mother has a stroke. Trying to balance her career with her mother's needs, she figures out a way to have a working vacation in Passion Beach, a picture perfect vacation spot. But from the moment they arrive, they are baffled by a series of odd events that include fake cops, screams in the middle of the night, and even a dead body. Who's next?
The Mortsafe
Series: Jean Fairbairn/Alasdair Cameron Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,710. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A new short novel in the Fairbairn/Cameron series. A mortsafe is an iron cage locked over a grave to deter body snatchers. Why is one lying next to a pair of decayed bodies in one of Edinburgh’s infamous underground vaults? Newlyweds Jean Fairbairn and Alasdair Cameron are called out on the cold case, in the coldest part of the year.
Uncorked
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 68,870. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Uncorked is as fizzy as a champagne bubble bath, as decadently delicious as chocolate, and as seductive as a massage. Treat yourself to a full course of Chrissy McMullen and Lieutenant Jack Rivera as they find themselves embroiled in yet another life or death mystery.
Bridge To Oblivion
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 65,600. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In one of the worst bridge disasters in American history, a runaway freighter rams the underpinnings of Tampa Bay’s Sunshine Skyway during a morning squall, killing a string of rush hour passengers. For the sister of one of the victims, this event leads years later to her own fatal plunge from the reopened Skyway, an incident witnessed by a novice detective who uncovers a linked conspiracy.
Samantha Moon: First Four Novels
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 204,800. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Mother, wife, private investigator...vampire. Six years ago federal agent Samantha Moon was the perfect wife and mother, your typical soccer mom with the minivan and suburban home. Then the unthinkable happens, an attack that changes her life forever. And forever is a very long time for a vampire. The first four novels in the #1 bestselling series.
Lies Truth, Truth Lies
Price: Free! Words: 23,750. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
A new house, old secrets, and a killer on the loose. Kristin Maddow gets entangled in a web of thrilling events when the owners of her new house seemed to be targets of murderer's past killing. The truth lies hidden.
Cameron's Law
Series: Adelheid, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,840. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.20 from 5 reviews)
Vampires are people too... (This is the first book in the Adelheid series.)
The Necromancer's Faire
Price: Free! Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
And now for something a little different. In this installment of the necromancer's adventure, Sebastian Grimm must venture into a Renaissance festival to prevent a murder.
White Elephant
Series: The Dr. Christmas Connery Cozy Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,480. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Dr. Christmas Connery finds a small watercolor in a thrift store in Florida she can't believe her good fortune. Could it really by a Constable? When murder and mayhem follow her back to Midstate University, she's sure $10 for that watercolor was too much to pay.