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The Fall
Series: An Anna Kronberg Novel, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 2 of the award-winning Kronberg thriller series. Hiding from Scotland Yard and Sherlock Holmes, Dr Anna Kronberg leads an inconspicuous life far from London. Until the day she wakes up to a gun pressed against her temple.
Outer Banks Robber
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,740. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Kyle and KASI Woods are off on another adventure. This time they're taking a working vacation on the Outer Banks of North Carolina. Kyle has finagled the use of a handicap-equipped motor home for the duration. They're off to see their first lighthouse—this should be fun!
Last Chance (Chances Are #3)
Series: Chances Are, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,150. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Planet 99 Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Five years after she first became a young woman thanks to an experimental drug, Stacey Chance has come to enjoy her new life. That life gets even better when the man she loves pops the question. But when that experimental drug starts to wear off and an old enemy from Detective Steve Fischer's past resurfaces, Stacey's wonderful new life is thrown into chaos.
Ida Hawkins, P.I. Eight Days
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,810. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ida Hawkins has a good life and enjoys her profession as a private investigator in New York City. On a Monday in May a series of events and mishaps changes the direction of her life forever. Within days she finds herself in the wilds of Montana embroiled in a murder investigation. Just when she thinks everything is solved a secret is revealed that alters her life forever.
Response
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,440. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Digital Dreams Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Response is a fast paced Police action story. With several years of service under her belt, Lauren Reilly is career focused and professional the perfect Police tutor for ambitious rookie cop James Sowman. Within an hour on his first day James attends a horrific fatal accident. This will be the first of many tragic and funny incidents he will attend.
Deadly Diamonds
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,060. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2013 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When her husband, David, is brutally murdered and a valuable diamond necklace disappears, Diana Diamond’s secure and comfortable world is turned upside down. Obsessed with finding the necklace, Diana stumbles onto secrets from the past that threaten to change her life forever...if she lives.
Righter
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,650. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
I thought I knew the dirt about an old Hollywood crime, a murder that was covered up by crooked cops and the studio and decided to write a tell-all. I didn't count on the book taking off like a rocket. I didn't count on the cops coming to my door, demanding to know how I knew the details about that old murder. I sure didn't count on going to a writer's conference in drag, to help find the killer.
The Missing Comatose Woman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,130. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(4.00 from 1 review)
Private eye Casey Cook lands her first case, and it’s a doozy: find a missing comatose woman. Eager to prove herself, Casey does whatever it takes to get answers, from pretending to be pregnant to fawning over a hairless cat.
Roomer Has It
You set the price! Words: 75,330. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
ROOMER HAS IT--the sequel to LATE BOOMER, a Kirkus Star & Top 100 of 2012 award winner! Home in Miami Beach & now its youngest police chief, Carina Quintana must find & face a killer whose spree began as revenge for his wife's death but who has become an avenging angel & a brutal one at that. Pete Simpson, Carina's former NYPD partner & now a high-end P.I. is again along to help solve the puzzle.
Emmy Budd and the Flood
Price: $3.86 USD. Words: 26,060. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2013 by Charles River Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It started as a wicked summer storm and became a flood that found Emmy and T. J. traveling by boat and helicopter to help save the town, its inhabitants, its pets and some unusual guests swept downstream by raging waters.
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld Volume 1
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Special 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,260. Language: British English. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead & nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet & live the only way her father ever taught her to. Life is fast paced, dangerous & filled with more gunfire than a gangster film, but isn't all big cases, excitement & arch enemies. Follow her day to day musings taken from her online blog
Ladakh morte nel Monastero
Price: $11.29 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: Italian. Published: February 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
La vita di un antiquario vicentino cessa di essere tranquilla quando decide di indagare sulla morte del padre avvenuta in Ladakh, piccolo stato himalayano buddista a nord dell'India. Un romanzo dal sapore esotico colmo di colpi di scena, fra omicidi e spiritualità, in uno stupendo scenario di montagne e monasteri.
Murderous Critters, Cattle Capers(tm) #1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,950. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Murderous Critters is a trio of outrageously funny mystery short stories, the first collection in a series featuring the zany comic animal characters from the world of Cattle Capers(tm). A killer magician, rogue dinosaur skeletons, and roaming gunslingers are no match for bovine Master Detective Adam Steer and his goofy sidekick Crazy Cal. Appropriate for teens and adults. Not for young children.
All the Bishop's Men
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,390. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013 by Foremost Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Something doesn't seem quite right when Lt. Nick Greer responds to a call of an apparent suicide of a Catholic priest. His gut feelings tell him there may be much more to the priest's death than anyone had imagined. In the midst of all this mayhem, he suddenly finds himself involved in an unexpected romance.
Nowhere Fast (A Mercy Watts Short)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A crabby nun and a runaway girl. Mercy should’ve stayed in bed. Instead, she bows to her aunt’s guilt trip and is hot on the trail of Charley Horton, a girl the police can’t find. With the help of her nerd posse, she’ll find Charley, but somebody isn’t going to be too happy about it.
Strangled in Sonoma
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 33,600. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Rodrigo Valenti wills a Sonoma winery to Carol Valenti. She invites Mimi Griffin to explore the investment possibilities. The rundown mansion holds rumors of hedonism while murder is stalking them and tales of debauchery emerge about Rodrigo's final years. More murders surface and Mimi leads the chase to uncover the killer and the mysteries of the manor before the killer can strike again.
Eyewitness
Series: The Witness Series, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
Blame is in the eye of the beholder when Josie faces her toughest challenge yet – one that comes from halfway around the world and forces her to question her faith in justice while threatening the people she loves most.
Famille parfaite dans l'imparfait
Price: Free! Words: 21,370. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Essay » Author profile, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Les menottes aux poignets, Cyrille Curry et son épouse Heather empruntèrent l’ascenseur de l’édifice abritant les bureaux de Me Clément Savary. L’inspectrice Roxane Royer et un agent de police les accompagnaient. Le couple venait d’être mis en état d’arrestation. Heather avait tué sa belle-mère. Son mari était accusé d’entrave à la justice et de complicité après le meurtre de sa mère et de son
The Horizontal Lie
Series: The Strickland Files Murders, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,220. Language: American English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Murder Mystery fans everywhere are abuzz about The Horizontal Lie. The second book in the Strickland Files series is a bona-fide winner. The suicide of a country music mega-star, the attempted murder of his son and the subsequent violent death of his ex-wife complicate this seemingly straightforward plot. It will keep you on the edge of your seat - WHO really killed Don Willy... And why?
Fleur deKey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A French Quarter Mystery with a dash of paranormal, a pinch of history and splash of romance. Echo LaBauve, a high intuitive, is enlisted to solve the mystery surrounding a hand-tooled key discovered when a jazz legend’s house is demolished.