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Dead Pretty by Candy Denman
Price: $6.20 USD. Words: 109,510. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017 by CrimeSceneBooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The first in a new series featuring GP Jocasta Hughes, a willowy blonde with a wicked sense of humour and a highly unsatisfactory love life. Working with the local police as the on-call Forensic Medical Practitioner, Jo uncovers the gruesome truth that a serial killer is on the loose in the small seaside town where she works - and that she herself has become a target.
Blood of Babes: The Slasher Files (Book 1) by Dylan Keefer
Series: Britney Allen: The London Crime Syndicate. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,800. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A deadly game of cat and mouse, but who is hunting who? Can Britney Allen Solve this case that seems to have the city in an uproar and fearing for their lives? She is determined to see this case through until the end, but The Slasher has other plans for Britney Allen". A grizzly serial killer London crime thriller it's "Jack the Ripper" meets "Happy Valley."
Tarnished Gold by Barbara Townsend
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 70,090. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2017 by Fine Nib Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Placer City, Wyoming, 1933 - Em Olson struggles to operate her family hotel after her father’s abandonment and her mother’s death. A handsome geologist searching for gold brightens her lonely life. Her troubles resurge when he makes discoveries of murder and swindles embroiling the hotel and her father’s gold mine, forcing her to examine her past to find her father’s killer and decide her future.
Dead to the World by Camilla Chafer
Series: Deadlines Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,420. Language: American English. Published: July 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Chief reporter turned reluctant entertainment columnist, Shayne Winter, is hungry for a hard-hitting headline. All she has to do is convince her grouchy editor at the LA Chronicle to give her a real story...
What Matters Most by Helen Bea Kirk
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,370. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Meagan Morris has lost everything. Her family is dead, and all that remains of them, all that was endowed to her, has been stolen.Desperate to retrieve her legacy, she attempts to rob King of her grandmother’s pearls at gunpoint. Set among the cattle ranches of America’s Southeast, What Matters Most delivers steady suspense and savory romance as Meagan and King’s worlds collide!
Murder on the Cosplay Express: A Kent Bronwyn Mystery by Kevin Paul Shaw Broden
Series: Kent Bronwyn. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,640. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A famous mystery author has spent the weekend at a comic book convention. While riding the train back to Los Angeles, he finds himself caught up in a murder investigation where every suspect is wearing a costume and isn't who they claim to be. The first in the Kent Bronwyn mystery series, this story pays homage to the great comic book conventions of Southern California.
A Study in Scarlet - Regendered by L.E. Smart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,180. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic novel has been rewritten with all the characters regendered. Now read the story with the world’s most famous detective as a woman! Before she became famous as the world’s greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes had to first meet her friend and companion, Dr Joan Watson. Together they attempt to unravel the mystery of a dead woman found with a mysterious word scrawled
Lost Girls by Graham Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 106,580. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
4 passports of vanished girls. The one who found them is missing too. A dead mans diary may hold the key. Now a new search begins across Australia and the world desperately seeking any trace of each of these girls.
Highway to Hell by James Hold
Series: Cat of Many Colors. Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 2 reviews)
This is a sequel to STAIRWAY TO HEAVEN. Please read that story first. Haunted by nightmares, Becky returns to the old house where she makes an unpleasant discovery.
Deranged Little Mermaids by J.D. Rogers
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What would you do if you discovered that you had been cloned? Low Campbell, ex-cop, private detective, and mermaid, is about to find out.
The Games People Play by Suzy Stewart Dubot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A stroll in the forest with a friend and a dog turns into a lot more. The British police force is called in to unravel twenty years of unconnected murders. But then, are they really unconnected?
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Shadow by C. S. Woolley
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case Files 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,200. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet and live the only way her father ever taught her to.
Save Me by Kate Duire
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 81,370. Language: American English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Romance and suspense collide into a supernova in this debut, page-turning novel by Kate Duire. Blamed for a murder she did not commit, Rachel Mussorgsky must fight her fear of the Russian Mafia in order to discover the killer behind her husband's assassination. Realizing she had married a criminal, Rachel begins to put together the secret life of the man she married. With her heart broken, she m
The Morelville Mysteries Collection by Anne Hagan
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 437,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
A digital boxed set of the first eight, complete Morelville Mysteries novels featuring Sheriff Melissa 'Mel' Crane and Special Agent Dana Rossi. You get: Relic, Busy Bees, Dana's Dilemma, Hitched and Tied, Viva Mama Rossi!, A Crane Christmas, Mad for Mel, and Hannah's Hope.
Jack Hagee: No Torrent Like Greed by C.J. Henderson
Series: Jack Hagee, Private Eye. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Just weeks after the events of "Nothing Lasts Forever, Jack bets big on "a sure thing." To recoup his losses, Jack takes a case his inner voice tells him is best left untouched. What follows involves Jack and his friends with the Feds, The Russians, and an organization capable of blowing New York City off the map. It all begins as a simple investigation into an ice cream company.
The Last Speech by L.W. Hewitt
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
He stepped into view along the Tea House trail below the Berghof. The uniform was right. The cap was right. Sid could not see his face. A German Shepard bounced along beside him, into and out of the woods, the early November air crisp and clean, a smattering of snow filtering through the trees. Secretary Bormann stood with him ... as the crosshairs zeroed in. One more step ...
The Emily Kincaid Mysteries Boxed Set: Books 1-3 by Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli
Series: Emily Kincaid Mysteries. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 270,790. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The first three books in the riveting Emily Kincaid Mystery Series by Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli! “Every woman who’s ever struggled with saying no, fitting in, and balancing independence against loneliness will adore first-timer Emily.” —Kirkus Reviews
Murder in Knoxville by Wayne Zurl
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,120. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Sam Jenkins is the new police chief in town and everyone wonders, will Prospect, Tennessee ever be the same?
Murder for Tea by Vered Ehsani
Series: Cozy Tea Shoppe Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,330. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Murder is brewing: While Beatrice Knight Timmons is part witch, the only thing she’s interested in nowadays is tea. But no sooner does she open her tea shop in the small town of Nairobi, someone with a vendetta against young brides murders one. With her best friend’s wedding only weeks away, can Miss Knight stop the murderer while babysitting a monkey? Serving tea has never been so dangerous.
Divas, Diamonds & Death (a Danger Cove Pet Sitter Mystery) by Elizabeth Ashby, Sally J. Smith, & Jean Steffens
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 15. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,190. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Pet Sitter turned sleuth, Lizzie Jones, is excited about a famous pet psychic coming to Danger Cove. But when the psychic's little piglet is pignapped, a diamond collar is stolen, and a dead body turns up, Lizzie finds her granddad is high on the murder suspect list! She quickly jumps into clearing her granddad's name and finding the pignapper and the killer!