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A Murder on Pearl Street
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
That summer day in 1845, Cassidy Porter, the owner of gambling den, brothels, and illegal drinking establishments, whistled gaily, a man on top of the world. Until two bullets from a six barrel, pepper box revolver put a bloody end to him.
From the Murky Deep
Series: The Dulcie Chambers Museum Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,870. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What seems like a simple scuba accident draws in an unwitting Dr. Dulcinea ("Dulcie") Chambers when police discover her cell phone number written on the hand of the victim, along with a pricey van Gogh painting in a watertight tube. Dulcie is busy enough, but finds herself diving in to solve this mystery as her relationship with Portland Police Detective Nicholas Black also reaches new depths.
Alexa LeGardien
Series: The Keeper, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,460. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Kay & Unruly Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
On Alexa's eighteenth birthday—the same day as her release from the correctional center she has been in for the past two years—an envelope secured with a wax seal is delivered and addressed to her with no sender.
Dead Dogs and Englishmen
Series: Emily Kincaid Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,590. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Fans of Louise Penny will love the Emily Kincaid mysteries by Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli! A Kirkus Reviews Best Book of 2011! “Emily is a detective for our times: She can’t afford health care, but she can make flour out of cattails and work three jobs at once.” —Christian Science Monitor
Sunny Side Up
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 35,160. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
With her bitter divorce behind her, Eve Lloyd wants to relax and think about her next step. Instead, she becomes suspect #1 in a murder investigation.
Dalmatian Traffick
Series: Hardy Durkin Travel Mysteries. Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 61,050. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Hardy Durkin heads to the Balkans on a surveillance assignment for the French Foreign Legion while sailing the Adriatic for some R & R. Hardy becomes entangled in the dark world of sex trafficking, drug smuggling, and illegal arms sales while trying to find the killer of a Roma beauty in "Dalmatian Traffick
Bond Ambition (A Jamie Bond Mysteries short story)
Series: Jamie Bond Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Charley Alexander signs herself, and gal-pal Elaine, up for a cooking class with renowned Chef Machado, she expects a little fun, food, and wine among friends. But what she gets instead are catty classmates, surprisingly simple recipes, and the shock of a lifetime when she finds the poisoned body of one of her fellow culinary students.
Infinite Chaos
Series: Madness Reports. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,550. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » General
A doomsday cult wants to take New York City straight to hell.
Swann's Lake of Despair
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,780. Language: American English. Published: February 6, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
SWANN’S LAKE OF DESPAIR, a Henry Swann mystery by Charles Salzberg. 3rd in series. “Smart, satisfying, even profound, this is exactly what every mystery reader is looking for.” — Hank Phillippi Ryan, Agatha Award and Mary Higgins Clark Award-winning author.
Saving Tate Michaels (Isaac Hunt Series)
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 90,290. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Christian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A hard-hitting drama set in the post-racial South. Former FBI agent Tate Michaels learns the true meaning of faith, love, and family in this third and last installment of the Isaac Hunt series.
Gaia and the Goliaths
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
An environmental activist is murdered on a street in Manhattan after a protest. NYPD homicide Detectives Chen and Castilblanco get the case. While pursuing the clues to find those responsible, they discover the activist’s boyfriend is in danger because he has key information that will expose an international conspiracy involving Europe, Russia, and the U.S.
Desolate Mantle
Series: Street Games. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,910. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the most dangerous city in the country, one controlled by the sadistic Sons of Ares gang, Kyra Roberts recently crossed paths with detective Gabe Nichols. She dismissed any liaison with him as impossible, but telling him the truth may prove inevitable...In Abstreuse, it’s not a matter of not coming out of the darkness, but of being absorbed by the darkness itself…Book 2 of Street Games is here!
The Carlswick Mysteries Box-Set: Books 1 - 3
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 189,640. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Three award-winning fast paced mysteries packed with action, romance and intrigue. The Carlswick Affair, The Carlswick Treasure and The Carlswick Conspiracy, all together in one place.
Who Murdered Mary Christmas? a Josephine Stuart Mystery
Series: Josephine Stuart Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,110. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Mary Milford, known by her friends as Mary Christmas because of her fabulous Christmas decorations, topples off a Capitola cliff into the Pacific Ocean. One minute she's painting the sunset--and the next minute her red sweater is swirling in the rough surf. When the authorities determine she was pushed, Josephine is all in--studying every angle, every person of interest.
Crazy for You
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A stalker discovers the famous object of her affection dead. How can she find the real killer and clear her name? And how can she persuade anyone that someone else is the killer, when she is insane?
La sangre de Dios
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: Spanish. Published: February 4, 2017 by Aurora Ebook. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Simón Draco, un detective privado de Londres, antiguo mercenario en el Congo, recibe el encargo de viajar a Hamburgo para recoger dos piedras negras que forman parte de un antiguo legado templario.
Finding Lizzy Smith ~ A Kate Nash Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Kate Nash, a St. Louis detective turned private investigator, becomes the central figure in a multiple homicide case—one of the victims was her husband. Now her friend and old college roommate, Lizzy Smith, is missing and presumed kidnapped. As the mystery unfolds, Kate realizes that whoever is behind the killings is out to destroy her and everyone close to her. Will they succeed?
Stormfall ~ A Stan Wade, LA PI Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In October 1959, a young LA PI is lost in America, determined to untangle a series of grisly murders spreading like a disease from the set of The Alamo. Fighting for his life—from a dry desert storm, to a mind-bending fog in San Francisco, and a snow-blinding mountain top outside Hollywood—Stan Wade gropes his way through drug-induced false trails, trying to outwit a mass murderer.
Sunny Mates and Murders (A Raina Sun Mystery #5)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,030. Language: American English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Grad student Raina Sun searches for a precious family journal and finds herself in hot water with a dangerous Asian triad. A fake fiancé and a murder complicate matters even more. With danger heating up, can she find a murderer, prove her own innocence, and retrieve the secret hidden in the journal?
The Shot
Series: The Shot trilogy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 132,810. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Part One of ‘The Shot’ trilogy: A duo of terrorist masterminds are captured overseas and brought to Washington DC for interrogation. Everything goes as planned until one of the terrorists tries to escape and a military police sniper must shoot him. That one shot sets in motion a series of events that have worldwide implications as the terror network’s plans for world conquest are exposed.