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Past Matters
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 125,240. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After being fired, librarian Helen Wiels is happy to get a job cataloging a collection at a private estate. That is, until she learns women have been disappearing in the area without a trace for the last ten years – ever since her new employer returned to his childhood home. Will Helen be able to figure out what’s behind the disappearances, or will she be the next woman to vanish?
Soon She Will Be Gone
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,680. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
To the outward eye the billionaire Trevellian family appears to be the paradigm of culture and class. But when hot young artist Sharan Norbeth is taken under their wing, she discovers that family loyalties have become horribly twisted, and hidden evil festers below the surface. Sharan must pry apart the mystery hidden in the family's innermost core—and fast, if she doesn't want to disappear.
Last Name Unknown
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,450. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Addison Walker has more than her fair share of bad luck in life. In fact, she’s pretty much a walking disaster. Unfortunately, her bad luck just turned deadly and now someone has her in the crosshairs and she has no idea why. With the help of her best friend and her dangerously sexy new neighbor she’s not sure she can trust, Addison has to figure out who wants her dead and why before it’s too late
Too Dangerous
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 123,570. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Captain Easton's last assignment, as an assessment specialist in Her Majesty’s British Intelligence Service, was a bloody nightmare. Along with the embarrassing body count, and just short of a national scandal in bringing down a military ring of deadly smugglers, his nervous superiors sent him home and only wished he didn’t make any more trouble.
The Surrogates
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,740. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Solstice Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The deaths of two prominent businessmen on the same day of heart attacks is at first declared to be of natural causes. No investigation happens until a former law clerk hires an investigator to check into these murders, and the connection to the Lake Shore Parenting Group.
Deadly Trio: Three English Mysteries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 193,250. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Read the New York Times and USA Today Bestseller! Here are the first three Lord and Lady Hetheridge Books, together in one collection. These cozy mysteries, set in contemporary London, feature Scotland Yard chief superintendent Anthony Hetheridge, DS Kate Wakefield, and DS Deepal "Paul" Bhar, solving crimes among the wealthy and powerful.
Sherlock Holmes: Gone in the Fog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,420. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It's 1914, the eve of the Great War. After a lengthy absence Holmes returns to Baker St. But, what has happened to bring about the shocking condition he was in? What strange adventure has reduced him to such an appalling state? Can Dr. Wartson bring him back? And then came that chill winter night when Holmes stepped out of the front door and simply disappeared. Gone in the fog.
Playing a Deadly Patent Game
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 101,670. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Black Rose Writing sales@blackrosewriting.com. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Virginia Hopper writes pornography for the tabloids in Montreal, Canada until she is sent to deliver a package to her boss's brother, Gilles Roberts, a patent lawyer in Manhattan. Shortly after her arrival, Virginia is saddened by the violent murder of Gilles' assistant, Felix.
The Plague Doctor
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 118,000. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Masks hide more than just flesh… A sadistic killer stalks the city of Green Valley Falls and with limited resources the police are getting nowhere. Fear grips the heart of the city as the unusual nature of the attacks are kept from the media. Laurie Hood, a young man living a mundane life loses a friend to the killer and begins investigating the case himself...
The Haunting of Melmerby Manor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,650. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A haunted manor house and an angry, violent spirit. It’s all in a night’s work for paranormal investigator, Lady Concepta Rand-Epping and her friends, Pete Brennan and Kevin Keeley. But when the nerve-jangling events at Melmerby Manor turn up 25,000 pirate video discs, matters become even more complicated.
A Summer Abroad
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Price: $7.49 USD. Words: 164,780. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014 by Aventura eBooks. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
By 16 I could not stop dreaming of faraway places. Romance novels under my bed went unread replaced with European travel guides. I didn't bother to hide these. Instead I left them out in plain view where each would become a marker on my imaginary trek across the world. I devoured them with the same voracious appetite that I had romances. Somewhere someone was waiting to change my life forever.
L.A. Rain: Three Novels
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 116,710. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Three #1 bestselling novels set in the City of Angels: ELVIS HAS NOT LEFT THE BUILDING, ZOMBIE PATROL and THE VAMPIRE WITH THE DRAGON TATTOO.
Reluctant Witness
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 160,170. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On the run from contract killers, Marigold Flowers gets help from thriller author Jefferson Cornwall, son of mystery and romantic suspense writer Lisabeth Causley. To help her fill the hours, she turns to books. She and the fictional Nora have several things in common...deceitful lovers...the Caribbean...and men who are willing to go to the ends of the earth to protect them.
The Shoal of Time
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Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 8. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 102,100. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Michele “Micky” Knight, a New Orleans PI, meets an out-of-town team of investigators who are working a human trafficking case. They want someone local to show them around. It sounds easy, and a woman with smiling green eyes is asking. But it stays easy only if Micky stops asking questions—and she’s never been good at that.
Ill Will
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Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 7. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 112,940. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
First, do no harm. But as New Orleans PI Micky Knight discovers, not every health care provider follows that dictum. She stumbles into a tangle of the true believers to the criminally callous, who use the suffering of others for their twisted ends.
Water Mark
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Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 6. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,320. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
It's just one more body in one more destroyed house. In New Orleans, after Katrina, there are thousands of destroyed houses and hundreds of body yet to be found. Can one more matter? It does to Micky Knight as she takes on the search to find out who the woman was and why she might have died there.
Death of a Dying Man
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Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 5. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 103,590. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
New Orleans PI Micky Knight just had to get into a butch pissing contest with the journalist partner of a famous doctor working with her lover, Cordelia James. Micky’s insistence that the skills of a reporter are of no use to a PI backfires, and now she’s stuck with a drop-dead gorgeous assistant and the case of a dying gay man looking for a child he might have fathered.
The Intersection of Law and Desire
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Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 3. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 134,220. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
It is fall in the steamy underworld of New Orleans, the seasons are changing, and so is tough detective Micky Knight's life. Micky takes on the case of the daughter of a friend, who is believed to be sexually abused, not knowing that the investigation will lead her on a dangerous sexual odyssey.
Deaths of Jocasta
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Series: MIcky Knight Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 134,310. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Micky Knight, a hard-hitting, tough-talking dyke detective, has been hired to provide security for a party at an old country mansion. It should be easy—a perfect spring evening, mild weather, and women everywhere. Suddenly another woman shows up—brutally murdered, left to die in the surrounding woods. The police find a prime suspect when the body of yet another victim is found in the clinic of Dr.
The Merch
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 168,040. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In the genteel heart of Charleston, SC, a secret buried for forty-four years, is resurrected with dire implications for all concerned.The Merch is a taut, viscerally acute mystery set in 1970, when the Holy City known to modern day tourists and romantics was the best kept secret in America and The Merchant Seaman’s Club was the hottest nightclub on the east coast.