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Onion Dome
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,640. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016 by SDP Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In a tiny church in rural Poland lies a very rich secret. Brayden Ballard has no idea what trouble will come from exploring the inside of the church’s beautiful onion dome. Finding a guano-encrusted satchel of precious gemstones, he quickly learns that the many secrets hidden in the onion dome far outnumber the beautiful stones.
Blue Pearl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 119,490. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Mike McCleary is shot one morning while jogging, Quin's investigation into the shooting thrusts her into the upper echelons of Palm Beach society. She encounters a Chilean fisherman, Alejandro Domingo, whose healing abilities have attracted numerous wealthy clients in Palm Beach, including the wife of a man running for the U.S. Senate.
Stolen Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,340. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A serial killer is targeting cops in a Chicago suburb, and Detective Joe Garrett is determined to discover his identity before another one of his fellow police officers is murdered. A hardened investigator, Garrett follows a string of murders spanning four decades, once every five years to the date.
21 Weeks: Weeks 15-21
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,780. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016 by Riley LaShea. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
21 weeks. 20 victims. 2 cops at odds. 1 serial killer. 21 Weeks is a fast-paced police procedural thriller series that ramps up in intensity with each victim that falls until its explosive final week
Storm Surge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,900. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Quin St. James, now a mother as well as a crack private investigator, leaves her home north of the city to get to the bottom of the mysterious death of old friend and mentor Charlie Potemkin, a criminologist and former instructor at the CIA Academy in Langley, Virginia. A series of cryptic notes and photographs provides fragments of a puzzle Quin is determined to piece together.
Twice Told: A Lupa Schwartz Box Set
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 237,810. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
All of the Lupa Schwartz novels and novellas which have been released since the first. The series tells the story of Cattleya Hoskin, journalist for Gamut Magazine who moves from Ohio to Pittsburgh to chronicle the investigative cases of Lupa Schwartz, the outspoken PI with a love for women, classic cars, comedy movies, and good meat; and a strong disdain for religion, bad parking, and wasted time
First Class Passage: Another Jack Sterling Novel
Series: Jack Sterling police procedurals, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,560. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016 by Agio Publishing House. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
"Retired Mountie John C. Smith has written a credible and captivating mix of life aboard a cruise ship and a mid-Atlantic murder investigation. His character's method of conducting an investigation is unique, interesting and accurately portrayed. Highly recommended reading." -- Charles Mandigo, Special Agent (Retired), Federal Bureau of Investigation
C'est la Vie and Swimming Upstream: Two Raja Williams Mysteries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 130,290. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Raja Williams Mystery Detective Double Feature C'est la Vie: Raja and Vinny head to Paris to find a missing woman before she falls victim to the elusive international criminal known only as the Scorpion. Swimming Upstream: This case takes Raja and Vinny to Mt Rainier and the Arctic wilds of Canada and lands them in the middle of a battle over the riches of the pristine wilderness. Fast and Fun
Spree
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 100,710. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A KILLER'S RUNNING WILD. A CITY'S RUNNING SCARED. AND ST. JAMES AND McCLEARY ARE RUNNING OUT OF TIME … When Quin St. James and Mike McCleary moved, it looked as if they might be getting out of the business of solving grisly murders as well. But then McCleary's sister becomes the latest victim of a rampaging psycho, and the couple are forced back into solving crime too close to home.
Guardians in Blue
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 145,620. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A fatherless boy growing up in a small Texas town is taken under wing by the local lawmen. They work with the town leaders to provide his basic needs and help him escape the shame and poverty of his circumstances. One in particular becomes his guardian.
Kiss of Salvation: A Joe McGrath and Sam Rucker Detective Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,790. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Birmingham, Alabama, cloaks many mysteries under its segregated shroud: glittering social soirées, secret sexual parties, a Machiavellian civic leader, multiple murders of black prostitutes. Police chief, Big Bob Watson, reluctantly assigns Homicide Detective Joe McGrath to the case. The black community stonewalls the investigation. Joe teams up with Sam Rucker, the city's only black private eye.
The Wife of Riley (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book Six)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 113,090. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
There’s darkness in the City of Light. The Fibonacci family saved Mercy Watts’ life and now she owes them a favor. Calpurnia Fibonacci calls on Mercy to make good. When you’re dealing with a mafia family, refusing isn’t an option. So Mercy travels to Paris and with the mafia and the shadowy Klinefeld Group involved, finding the wife of Riley will be more dangerous than she ever expected.
The Brotherhood
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 105,060. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
After the untimely death of his father, Mike Sheridan learns to live again. A city firefighter working near Chicago, Sheridan enters a particularly perilous summer where everything is not as it seems.
In Pursuit of Trust
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 106,820. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Inspirational
In Israel, survivors of trauma—whether terror attack, war, or any other kind—elicit empathy and intolerance in equal measure, with few appreciating the courage needed to trust again. Mystery novel IN PURSUIT OF TRUST explores the power of loyalty, the importance of coming to terms with one’s past, and the need to view life’s traumas as unavoidable stepping-stones on the road to self-actualization.
Philippa Barnes Mysteries Books 1 - 3
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 249,930. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This boxed set contains all three Philippa Barnes mysteries, set in New Zealand national parks. Glacier guide turned amateur sleuth Philippa investigates murders in the depths of a mountain lake, the frozen heights of a glacier and a labyrinthine cave underworld. Scarred by her own tragedy, Philippa explores the lives of complex individuals, many of whom have secrets.
Dark Interlude
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,480. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A strange death … a deadly mission … a city on the brink … It is winter, 1918. Who says the war is over?
The Sleeping Phoenix
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Sergeant Tim Packard learns a terrorist cell may have employees working inside a theme park, meaning he cannot trust anyone except his own men. A mysterious FBI agent tracks Branson to the park, adding yet another complication to Packard's investigation. Unable to escape watchful eyes, Packard must trust his officers to help him discover the truth before thousands of innocent people die.
Vegas Wash
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 106,510. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Steve Cannon, private detective, fights crime and solves dead cases in 1960's Las Vegas. Often caught between the mob and the cops, Steve must walk a thin line in the ever changing landscape of Sin City.
Medio minuto para morir
You set the price! Words: 103,630. Language: Spanish. Published: March 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
El inspector Fabelo es un joven que pertenece a la policía gubernativa y que investiga el caso de un portugués que apareció muerto en la playa de Triana, en la ciudad de Las Palmas, en marzo del año 1935.
The Phoenix Requiem
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 162,450. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Death. Destruction. Despair. These are the hallmarks of the Dread Fleet. It is an unstoppable force that, when summoned to do so, will scourge the galaxy in a Holy Reckoning. It is up to Queen Kalila Akira, Calvin Cross, and the others to stop it. Meanwhile a dark figure lurks in the shadows whose path must cross Calvin's, it is an intersection that could end in death.