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Degree of Difficulty
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 114,430. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
From Philadelphia to Acapulco to Eastern Shore – follow the money as unsuspecting, nice guy Ian Connors puzzles over life's choices while diving off the cliffs at La Quebrada. The plot twists and turns like the Mexican cliff roads while you meet a sweet kid named Manuel who tries to help our unwitting hero. Ian may appear in future novels, perhaps a movie.
Other Women
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 79,910. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"He never read anything except the financial pages, pornographic magazines and the lessons in church on Sunday," Grover's widow remarked, summing up the character of the man who had recently fallen to his death from the mountain fortress of Sigiria on to the spiky rocks below. Or was he pushed? Nobody with him had reason to regret the sudden death of a man who had dominated their lives.
Fatal Catch
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
It's 1963, and Chief Riley Bennett knocks on Dody Canfield's door informing her that her husband died instantly when his car struck a telephone pole. Not wanting to raise her three children alone, it isn't long before she brings home Frank Billings; and he's moving in. Mama sends thirteen-year-old Missy to take her little brother, Billie, fishing so she can have some alone time with Uncle Frank.
Christmas Spirit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,670. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Stranded by a blizzard, Eve and her mother seek shelter at a nearby manor, little knowing a murderer has struck once and lies in wait for the next victim.
The Diablo Ouija
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Series: The Haward Mysteries, 0.1. Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011 by Wittegen Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Theo and Remy Haward are drawn into a ghostly murder investigation on Hallowe'en when The Diablo Ouija, a dangerous magical item, is stolen from the SeCT evidence store. Theo turns to his old mentor, retired DCI Swanson, for more information about the one-time tool of serial killer, Raymond Holiday, and discovers Swanson has been keeping a secret about the deadly spirit board.
The Formula "The Bio-Med Story"
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 105,360. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
A tightly woven thriller about greed, corruption and seduction to the dark side, surrounded by cover ups, murders and blackmail, when two brothers steal a U.S. government bacterial agent and convert it into a diet formula, making them and their politician co-conspirator filthy rich, while putting the world in danger of widespread bacterial contamination.
Home Wreckers
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Tropical Storm of the Women's Professional Basketball League had earned a reputation as home wreckers for the way they vanquished opponents on the other team's home court. But did they confine their home wrecking to the court or did it continue off the court and in the bed? Private eye, Val Lyon knows the answer from first hand experience.
Eagles Fly Alone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One little bird. That's all it took to put an entire town on edge. When Langley Calhoun, the Chief of Police of Fenton, New Hampshire, decides that it's more important to find out who committed a senseless crime than it is to protect the rich and powerful - and even members of his own family - then things get tense in peaceful little Fenton.
Murder in Parksville: Confusion in Tofino
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,910. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2011 by Diamond River Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Murder in Parksville is a classic mystery. In Tofino, only hours after having supper with her `new’ fiancé and her parents in Parksville, Leann is woken by police. She returns to Parksville to identify her parents, the apparent victims of a fatal car crash. Appearances aren’t everything. After surprising twists and turns local detectives unmask her parents’ murderer.
Say You'll Haunt Me
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,980. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
On a snowy night, an FBI Agent sees a woman on the railing of a bridge. Trying to talk her down, she leaps into the icy waters. He dives in and saves her. Later, while confined to a mental institution he kidnaps her for own her protection and breaks all the rules, setting off an unanticipated chain of events. As he searches for answers he finds people are willing to kill to keep them unanswered.
Midnight Mass - the Screenplay
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,590. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by Andrew Delaplaine. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Lt. Mary Freeman is the first on the scene after history Trinity Church is robbed on Christmas Eve. After impressing the Mayor and getting assigned to the Task Force organized to solve the crime, she gets drawn into a whirling vortex that threatens to upset the already precarious balance she maintains in her troubled life.
Dark Forces
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Series: Paranormal Adventures, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 84,100. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
If you like thrillers that feature flawed forensic examiners paired with questionable police detectives against a ruthless creature mentored by a serial killer, DARK FORCES is the book for you.
Backlash
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
An enemy bent on revenge seeks vengeance on those that in his warped mind, have done him wrong,in this case the Toths and their spy friends. He will use anyone even the innocent, to achieve his goal as he follows our group of operatives from Europe to Calgary, where our intrepid group seeks refuge in a rural fortress and witness his hellish retribution.
Tales of Twisted Crime
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,020. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Five diverse stories of crime and punishment. A man on a road trip faces a mysterious killer, two oddball detectives meet the parrot of doom, in the not too distant future a group of thieves plan the perfect crime, an unlikely friendship leads to murder, and a serial killer takes an apprentice. No matter bent, broken or twisted, crime does not pay.
Tahoe Hijack
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Series: Owen McKenna Mystery Thriller, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,490. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Tahoe Detective Owen McKenna tries to save a woman who is being pursued by a murderous militia group.
Restitution
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Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 119,280. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Hassan Sharif was brought up for one purpose. To kill. His father has a plan that has become an obsession, but then Hassan is arrested. His father does not hesitate. He orders the execution of his only son before he can speak. CIA veteran Max Brown knows Sharif will never give up so how to stop him? He can think of only one answer. Someone has to get close and he knows just the person.
Seesaw
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,000. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Celine is fifteen, the sole survivor of a series of family tragedies – and on trial for murder. Frantic with stress, she believes she is in communication with her dead identical twin sister. But Celine is not always truthful, and her life is seldom as her school friends see it. Does Celine have a future, a chance to blossom and grow? Or is she destined for jail?
The Pelican Code
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,600. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A modern thriller about Shakespeare not writing his own works. Passions run high in the authorship debate,but no proof has ever been found....until now. In Padova,Northern Italy,coded material is found which if decoded & released would prove Shakespeare was a fraud. Competing interests come together in a David & Goliath battle between passion & greed – the passion to prove & the need to protect.
Skulls of Hatred
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,960. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A man leaves notes in place of religious items he steals to use in on his war against religion.
The Santa Murders: A Christmas Horror Story
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Startled by corpses under the tree, Santa turns to Mrs. Claus to solve the mystery and save Christmas. Mrs. Claus soon realizes the strangeness of the killings as her own past catches up with her and she must face the consequences of her actions. Actions she took without Santa’s knowledge. Can she stop the killings and save herself and Santa? "The Santa Murders" is a short story.