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The Voting Machine
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,350. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s election season in Las Vegas and someone is murdering voters. Two local activists from opposite ends of the left-wing/right-wing divide are killed inside electronic voting machines at Clark County polling centers. Temo McCarthy, a voter registration volunteer from Los Angeles, assists the FBI as they link the killings to a broader terrorist attack on the general election.
Strangers' Journey (Путешествие посторонних)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,140. Language: Russian. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Mark is a radio presenter haunted by false memories of a war that never happened. The only person he tells about his "visions" is Eva, a bright young trainee. One day she disappears... Mарк одержим воспоминаниями о войне, которой не было. Единственный человек, которому он рассказывает о своих "видениях" - это Ева, молодая практикантка. Но она исчезает, и найти ее в мире Марка невозможно.
The Tour Bus of Doom (Spam and the Zombie Apocalyps-o)
Series: Spam the Cat, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,140. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
First came the vampires. After all the movies promoting our neck of the woods (the Olympic National Forest, to be exact) as being ideal for the undead, out of town vampires arrived. I helped deport some of them, since they were Canadian, but even I’ll admit Spam, Vampire Deporter just doesn’t have the sound bite—pardon the expression—that slayer does.
The Root of All Evil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 161,110. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
As the Good Book says, “The love of money is the root of all evil.” Joe Phillips and Maryanne Larkin--a police detective and bank trust officer--team up to solve three financial crimes in the Florida Panhandle: Was it suicide--or murder? Who was importing drugs? Who poisoned Emily? It’s about money, murder, and mayhem—three books in one!
What Doesn't Kill You, The Mystery
Series: The Lauren Beck Crime Novels. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,060. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Lauren Beck’s phone, home, credit and credibility are gone, severed with surgical precision by an enemy intent on framing her for murder. Is it one of the insureds she was hired to investigate? A fellow employee she upstaged? Does her landlady's daughter hate her even more than she thought? Whoever targeted her should beware. A former cop and cancer survivor knows how to fight for her life.
The Stuff That Dreams Are Made Of
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,770. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Hired muscle, bent cops, and gun molls were all in a day's work for wolf-like extra-terrestrial private eye Sam Spade Vorlag in San Francisco in 1940. But then she walked in to his office. She had great gams and a huge problem. Her hubby had disappeared searching for a legendary bejeweled golden bird. Sam would soon find himself up to his furry neck in danger.
Deadly Age: A Deacon Bishop Mystery
Series: Deacon Bishop Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,170. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012 by Rob Preece. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Private Detective Deacon Bishop will do anything to take down the Portello crime family. So, rescuing Rita Portello is low on his priority list--until he learns of a DVD incriminating her brothers, a DVD that Rita can give him. He doesn't count on wading through devil-worshipers, druggies, or Sicilian assassins to get to her. Then again Bishop doesn't have much luck. Hardboiled adventure.
The Moon of Innocence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The Moon of Innocence is a whodunit. It is a taut story of love, passion and death among the rural peasants of Catalonia in 1963. Readers have compared it to The Sorrows of Young Werther and Romeo and Juliet. The Moon of Innocence is a short novel with the impact of a grand tome.
Lucky for Love
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,830. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Can one find love again? Julie's husband was killed in a car smash three years ago.She is bullied into taking a cruise by her sister Susan, who works in the gift shop on the ship. Robert, who lost his fiancée just before their wedding, has other things on his mind as he tries to solve the mystery of thefts from passengers. Then Steven, a figure from the past, takes a hand.
Bling, Bling
Series: Grace deHaviland Short Stories, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,950. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
“Former cop, Grace deHaviland is one tough cookie... fresh and appealing. She is the kind of woman every woman wants to be. Tough, savvy, and unafraid, Grace is a strong character to follow." -- Suspense Magazine
Dummy Hand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The ladies of the Langley Chase Bridge Club are at it again, only this time one of their own is accused of a bloody and violent murder. Dummy Hand is a fast paced, funny mystery set in Northern Virginia, home of the FBI, the NRO, the CIA and lots of other three-letter agencies. Does the foursome tangle with any of these in their quest to find a killer? What do you think?
Sherlock Holmes and The Mutilated Cattle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes the world's most famous detective, is called upon to investigate the mystery of mutilated cattle. some found in trees. A cattle watchman's strange death is explained, and as a result of Holmes's brilliant investigation the cattle mutilations come to an end, just as he predicted. Written in the authentic Victorian style of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, you will enjoy this book.
Deaths of the Solitude Missionaries
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this 17th of the Amish Country murder mystery series, two Mormom missionaries go missing near the peaceful community of Solitude, PA. Amateur sleuths Dana and Fannie stumble onto the bodies of the young men and begin to uncover secrets and set off a chain of events that no one could have predicted.
The Bumble's End
Series: Bumble Books. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,530. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012 by Pentalpha Publishing Edinburgh. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Bumble's End is a black, humourous tale of greed, death and toffees in the run up to Christmas.
Black Coal
Price: Free! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
When the family cat, Kiwi, thinks that his family is in trouble, he sheds his cover and becomes what he has truly been all along. Agent Black Coal, a member of the Neighborhood Cat Guard.
The Medusa Strain
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,700. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012 by Highland Press Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Medusa Strain, a Foreword Magazine finalist for best mystery, is a gripping novel of bioterrorism that stunningly portrays the dangers of biological terrorism in ways non-fiction never could.
First Case - Novella (McRyan Mystery Series Prequel)
Series: McRyan Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,390. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Award winning author, Roger Stelljes, delivers a short mystery (12 chapters) that is the prequel to the McRyan Mystery Series. In an emotionally charged investigation full of unexpected twists and turns, Mac will need to follow a convoluted trail of evidence, secrets, and hidden agendas to help solve a murder mystery that is his FIRST CASE.
Mixed Signals
Series: Detective Jimmy Delaney, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Nothing is going Jimmy’s way. Jill had moved to Portland and filed for divorce. Sure, Jimmy should have never gotten that illegal jack, but how was he to know that the Yons would use it to make him kill Eddie? The prosecutor made a deal with the woman responsible, and the whole city thinks he's dirty. Things couldn’t get any worse. Or could they? “Mixed Signals” is the sequel to “In a Flash”.
Saving Grace (What Doesn’t Kill You, #1): A Katie Romantic Mystery
Series: What Doesn't Kill You. Price: Free! Words: 108,480. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A voodoo house in the islands distracts Katie from heartbreak and Bloody Marys when she's there investigating her parents' shady deaths.
Sherlock Holmes and The Alien Abduction
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson solve the mystery of a man who dies shortly after being abducted by aliens, and save a great lady's reputation. Due to an unexplainable fact, and a disturbing associated possibility, publication was delayed until now. Written in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's style, Sherlock Holmes's powers of observation and logical deduction are brilliantly displayed.