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Hidden Agendas by Barry Hunt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,530. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
The terrorist operation is going to strike at the very heart of British democracy on an unprecedented scale and MI6 agent Daniel Rankin is tasked with trying to prevent it. But unexpected forces are working against him. Retired detective, Charlie Watts, joins Daniel and together they find themselves pitted not only against the terrorists and a powerful financier but also the American NSA.
Death and Relaxation by Devon Monk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,060. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017 by Odd House Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Monsters, gods, and mayhem... Police Chief Delaney Reed can handle the paranormal creatures who call the small beach town of Ordinary, Oregon their home. It’s the vacationing gods who keep her up at night. Catching a murderer, wrestling a god power, and re-scheduling the apocalypse? Just another day on the job. But falling in love while keeping the town's secrets a secret is gonna take some work.
The Brothers by Michael Bronte
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,600. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
It was their thirtieth reunion at John Adams College for the brothers of Zeta Chi. When one of them is found dead and the authorities refuse to investigate due to lack of evidence indicating foul play, the brothers say, “If you won’t investigate, we will.” Who knew it would turn into a murder investigation involving international terrorists, the CIA, and the U.S. Treasury cops called FinCEN.
Oltre il limite by Rita Carla Francesca Monticelli
Series: Detective Eric Shaw, Book 3. Price: $3.35 USD. Words: 117,470. Language: Italian. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Il corpo senza vita di una donna viene scoperto nel museo delle cere. Sembrerebbe un suicidio, ma il detective Eric Shaw nota delle similitudini con il caso di un serial killer risolto tre anni prima. Forse si tratta di un emulatore o di un complice dell’assassino, Eric però aveva falsificato una prova fisica per assicurarne la condanna. E se avesse mandato in prigione la persona sbagliata?
Tahoe Dark by Todd Borg
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 114,890. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Tahoe house cleaner Evan Rosen has a secret dream of one day attending law school. But that dream is destroyed when she is arrested for murder. She says she's being framed. Her only chance is for Tahoe Detective Owen McKenna to find the real killer. But all evidence he uncovers points to Evan as the killer...
The Girl on the Edge of Summer by J.M. Redmann
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 100,230. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Micky Knight accepts two cases, but neither is the easy investigation it appears. The past is never past—and young girls lead complicated, even dangerous lives.
An Uncollected Death by Meg Wolfe
Price: Free! Words: 109,560. Language: American English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Charlotte Anthony is a forty-something divorcée, single mother and magazine editor who suddenly finds herself unemployed, and on the verge of bankruptcy. She gratefully accepts an editing position but things rapidly deteriorate when she discovers her client left for dead on her first day on the job.
The Sydney Quartet by A.J. Sendall
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 363,630. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
This quartet of novels set in Sydney, are all stand-alone, full length novels, and can be read in any order. Each has its own main characters, yet share some common secondary characters and locations. Those of you who have read Flank Street will remember Sonny Thaku, Ray Peterson, and Gary Mitchell. Those guys make an appearance in the other books, as does Heather.
Servant of the Skull by Edita A. Petrick
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Each time a talented forensic anthropologist touches a skull she is pulled into the living past of the skull’s owner. And if the person died a violent death, she re-lives everything they went through in their last living moments.
South of the City by W.H. Herman
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 120,280. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In an affluent small town that lies just south of a large city, Detective Pete Webster is investigating two seemingly unrelated events, an accidental death and a missing person. When another person disappears, this time one of the town's most socially prominent women, Webster and his colleagues search for a common thread and soon uncover a web of shocking secret lives, crimes, and affairs.
Crimes on Latimer: From the Early Cases of Marco Fontana by Joseph R. G. DeMarco
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,250. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Six of Marco Fontana's early cases show some of the forces that helped shape the young P.I. It’s in high school, that Fontana discovers he has a knack for crime solving. Some years later, we find Marco in his first office on Latimer in the middle of the gayborhood. Trouble easily manages to find the new P.I. These cases show us his world before the events of Murder on Camac.
A Body on Pine: A Marco Fontana Mystery by Joseph R. G. DeMarco
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 117,430. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Marco Fontana enters his friend’s spa on Pine, the place is splattered with blood and a dead client lies sprawled on the floor. Brad, the masseur, is missing. A thorough search turns up more questions than answers. When Brad is found dead, things go into his gear and Marco understands that what appears to be a simple case of murder is anything but.
Perfect Child by Ashley Anderson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 127,140. Language: American English. Published: May 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It wasn’t a routine home invasion. They had taken the baby girl. There was no motive—no ransom. Only a devastated mother, desperate to find her child. As a last resort, she enlists the help of an emotionally damaged detective. Together, they follow a trail that leads down an ever-darkening path, toward a technological nightmare beyond human comprehension.
Prospero Regained by L. Jagi Lamplighter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 184,200. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by WordFire Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Shakespeare meets Dante as Miranda races to gather her siblings and rescue her father…from Hell.
Miranda Vaughn Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-3) by Ellie Ashe
Series: Miranda Vaughn Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 219,750. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
From USA Today bestselling author Ellie Ashe comes a boxed set of three full-length mysteries featuring sassy sleuth Miranda Vaughn. This boxed set includes the first three novels in the #1 bestselling series, including: Chasing the Dollar, Dropping the Dime, Lucky Penny
Resurrection Mall by Dana King
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,330. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
RESURRECTION MALL, a Penns River Crime Novel by Dana King. 3rd in series.”A patchwork of desperation from a depressed river town written with genuine style and grit.” —Reed Farrel Coleman, The New York Times bestselling author.
Fair Is Foul and Foul Is Fair by Larry Darter
Series: Malone Mystery Novels. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,630. Language: American English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A drop-dead gorgeous blonde socialite, with a penchant for seduction and with secrets to keep, pays a visit to LA private eye and ex-L.A.P.D. detective Ben Malone. A maverick, Malone is known for playing it fast and loose with the rules and for having a weakness for beautiful, sultry women. Murder and a ruthless mobster get thrown into the mix for good measure. What could possibly go wrong?
The Irrationalist: The Tragic Murder of René Descartes by Andrew Pessin
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 129,880. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An historical murder mystery based on real events. Who would want to murder the world’s most famous philosopher? Turns out: nearly everyone.
A Damned Girl Collection Books 1-4 by Clare Kauter
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 198,840. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nessa makes a living talking to the dead – or she did until the government decided to kill her business. Now you can catch up on her magical mystery-solving antics in one value-packed, binge-worthy boxset! "a fantastic read if you enjoy quirky humour filled with the supernatural" - Vanessa Wester, paranormal fiction author