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Four on the Floor - A Jeff Talbot Mystery by Deborah Morgan
Series: Antique Lovers Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,330. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Months after antiques picker and ex-FBI agent Jeff Talbot's beloved 1948 Chevy woodie was wrecked — the result of a killer trying to run Jeff off the road — it's finally restored. But when he and his butler go to pick it up at the shop, they discover the asphyxiated bodies of four men — including owner Louie Stella, a former informant from Jeff's FBI days.
Arson in Albuquerque, A Floyd Sisters Mystery by Sinda Cheri Floyd
Series: Floyd Sisters Mystery, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Family / General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Three young girls faced the fire alone. How could they possibly escape?
The Whiffenpoof Man by S. E. Schenkel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,450. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After orchestrating the capture of a man trafficking in children, Acey Tapp and Megan Bork travel to the backwoods of Pennsylvania to visit the haunts of a long-dead serial kidnapper. They search for clues that would allow one of his now aging victims to finally reunite with his family after an absence of seven decades. Only in stirring up the past they appear to have awakened a dormant menace.
The Snow Dogs Of Lost Lake by Dorothy Bodoin
Series: Foxglove Corners Mystery Series, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,320. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Navigating country roads in an ice storm can be hazardous, especially when deer or collies dash into the path of oncoming cars. Jennet Greenway’s search for the body of the dog she thinks she hits leads to the discovery of a human body and a mystery that promises to be the most dangerous one yet.
Shepherd's Pie by J. D. Webb
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Detective Mike Shepherd chases sadistic Ferlin Husky Lewis, a self-proclaimed survivalist, who escaped from police. Shepherd ruins his only suit, misses an important dinner date, and loses Lewis. Ferlin, so incensed by Mike chasing him, decides to murder Mike and anyone who gets in the way.
Wads - Hard Boiled - Detective Fiction By: D.e.e.L by D.e.e.L
Series: Wads - Hard Boiled - Detective Fiction, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 1,660. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled(5.00 from 1 review)
Another timid schmuck walks in with a problem. Usually these situations get ignored, "Get lost" I would tell them. But this guy has a wad of cash and rent needs to be paid...
The Protector - A Detective Oliver Rousseau Novel by Cynthia Townley
Series: A Detective Oliver Rousseau Novel, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The Protector is the third installment in the much anticipated exciting new series featuring Detective Oliver Rousseau and his wife, Marin. As in all of the Rousseau novels, Oliver will have to peel back the layers to get to the truth. The story is crisp, fast-paced, and the plot convoluted and innovative. Don't miss book one in the series Trained To Kill, and book two, Unsuspecting.
Red Wolf by Rebekah Shelton
Series: The Red Wolf Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Boone is a lone wolf and bounty hunter living day to day and paycheck to paycheck. He loves the chase. He just wants to capture his prey, the most heinous of rapists, serial killers, etc., collect the reward and be home before the next full moon. Teaming up with his biggest competition, a female bounty hunter with her own secrets, his world is turned upside down; and not always in a good way.
Damien Loose, Episode 7 - Coming Down by Robert Strasser
Series: Damien Loose. Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 5,340. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Episode 7 of 10. After a crazy Saturday involving guns, farmers markets and a little drunken debauchery, the Berchshires want to enjoy a relaxing Sunday without a kid around. Unfortunately the hunter becomes the hunted when Damien's ex-girl friend kidnaps him, and the cops decide he's now a suspect in his Uncle's murder. Things get heated as Damien closes in on a killer.
Cerulean Skies by B. A. Braxton
Series: Detective Rein Connery, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 75,880. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Cerulean Skies is a back-to-nature story set in Detroit, Lansing, and Michigan's Upper Peninsula. It is a tale of second chances, friendships, and first loves we will never forget.
Hotel Ladd by Dianne Venetta
Series: Ladd Springs, Book #3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,070. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary(3.00 from 1 review)
Book #3 in the Ladd Springs series... A lucrative offer to buy Ladd Springs puts Annie Owens and Cal Foster on opposite sides of the Ladd family fortune. Each has a stake in the outcome, both have secrets to hide.
The Telltale Toilet by Grayson Queen
Price: Free! Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(3.00 from 1 review)
Every apartment has its quirks-- a door that sticks, a light switch that doesn't work, or a tenant that disappears. Sometimes there’s a reason for it and sometimes things are better left alone.
Waking Dream (Dream Series book 5) by J.J. DiBenedetto
Series: Dream Series, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,580. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical(5.00 from 3 reviews)
After nearly a decade of visiting other people’s dreams, Sara Alderson thought she had made peace with her supernatural gift. Until one night, while watching her husband dream, she saw someone else watching him, too, a mysterious woman in a red dress. Sara doesn’t know what the woman in red wants. All she does know is that, now, she's got something she never imagined: a nemesis.
A Bad Night for a Desperate Man by Jeff Ambrose
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013 by Dark Elms Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The last time Bentley Smith dated, the phrase “freshman in college” described him. Twenty years later, he feels that no woman would find ever him interesting. Then he’s set up with a beautiful woman. A date too good to be true . . .
Watchers (A Matt Costello Mystery, book one) by Brid Wade
Series: Matt Costello Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2013 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the remains of a woman are found in Drohola Woods, ex-Garda detective, Matt Costello, is called in by the estate owner to help with the investigation. Clues lead Matt down a twisting path to a more gruesome discovery -- the woman is one of ten who disappeared ten years ago. And now, fresh bodies are turning up.
Copout by Bart Cline
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,420. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled(3.00 from 1 review)
Donovan Stone loves three things: movies, police work, and his best friend Jessica. But despite being a hero in a terror siege, his abrasive attitude gets him fired from the force. And Jessica won't have him. And his movie posters are gathering dust. But in his dreams Stone processes the clues, and they're coming together. Can he get the police to listen to him before the terrorists strike again?
Maxima culpa by Marco Nundini
Price: $3.42 USD. Words: 79,730. Language: Italian. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Una nuova indagine per la giovane ispettrice dell'Anticrimine veronese Loreta Assensi. Un'indagine senza respiro che, tra piste internazionali e mitologiche visioni di un oriente biblico, racconta l'eterna lotta tra il bene ed il male.
Mystery on Elbow Cay by Michael Don Fess
Series: Caribbean Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 57,820. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 1 review)
A Bahamian lobster fisherman discovers a mystery hidden by the Nazis near the end of WWII and people began to be murdered. Why are they so desperate to preserve this secret? Did the Nazis really did get help from aliens when they made such phenomenal progress in the years during Hitler’s rise to power?
The Cheesehead Shuffle (A Quirky Midwestern Mystery) by T.S. Ellinghausen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a young and energetic graduate student quits school to help her boyfriend save a small Wisconsin dairy farm, she finds herself drawn into a vortex of absurdity as she attempts to uncover his involvement in the murder of a local man. Anyone who can appreciate the unique sensibilities people from the Upper Midwest will probably enjoy this playful and twisted romp through rural Wisconsin.
Abel by Zack Metcalfe
Price: Free! Words: 67,070. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
Abel Orion has spent his entire life defining the difference between madness and genius, the fine line between inspiration and hallucination. In spite of his shortcomings, Abel leads his small family through the silent expanse of space to their last shred of hope, a place from ancient times, a place shrouded in painful memory...a place called Earth.