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Map Skills Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,740. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When ex-CIA Agent turned Girl Scout troop leader, Merry Wrath digs up a treasure map in her yard, she's sure it leads to a century-old ase murder and a secret missing treasure. But unfortunately, the investigation of this cold case yields a modern day murder! Are these crimes connected? And more importantly—who has an axe to grind with Merry Wrath?
Two Can Play
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Despite the warrior blood that courses through his veins from his American Indian and Celtic ancestors, Conaire Gray, a damaged former Recon Marine, has vowed he would never pick up a gun again. Now, eight years after making this pledge, and after the nightmares began, he must choose between breaking his solemn promise, or adding the death of a child to those he has already taken.
Now Introducing, the New Age
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,360. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2018 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Four disadvantaged teens from different backgrounds and different ethnicities are accepted into an elite private college, only to be pulled into a mystery surrounding the expulsion and arrest of a previous student, and an escalating war between the scholarship kids in the Prodigy Program and the affluent students known as the Legacies.
Unloaded Volume 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,900. Language: American English. Published: July 16, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
UNLOADED VOLUME 2: More Crime Writers Writing Without Guns. Edited by Eric Beetner with an Introduction by Sara Paretsky.
Go Go Gato
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,680. Language: American English. Published: July 16, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
GO GO GATO, an Eli Sharpe Mystery by Max Everhart. 1st in series. “Fans of Harlan Coben will want to check out Max Everhart, a major new talent!” —Steve Ulfelder, Edgar Award-finalist author of Wolverine Bros. Freight & Storage
West By God Virginia
Price: $12.00 USD. Words: 63,570. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A young woman working in Washington, D.C. returns to her roots in West Virginia. She must uncover her own family's past in order to move forward to her own future. Part of that past includes solving the mystery of the skeleton of a young girl on her family's property, as well as love and what the meaning of home really is.
Clean to the Bone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,410. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A sexy Australian art thief, a reclusive artist and a lifelong quest for revenge equals a nail-biting romantic suspense that will burn up your favorite e-reader.
Grail Tale
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 100,230. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An inspirational mystery revolving around the seemingly inexplicable discovery of the Holy Grail in a rehabilitation clinic in downtown Los Angeles.
A Vintage Murder
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,640. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018 by Epicenter Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Attorney Annie Macpherson is stunned to receive a desperate phone message from her estranged high school friend, Taylor North. With trepidation and a touch of dread, Annie rushes to Yakima Valley, where Taylor owns a winery, and clashes with the instigator of their falling out. But the worst is yet to come when a bludgeoned body is found—and Taylor is the prime suspect.
K Street Killing
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2018 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
At a fancy Washington fundraiser for Kit’s boss, Congresswoman Maeve Dixon, Kit and her best pal Meg do their best to woo wealthy lobbyists for campaign donations. When a powerful K Street tycoon mysteriously tumbles off the rooftop, Kit must spring into action to discover who killed the notorious Van Parker before Dixon’s candidacy sputters.
Twelve to Murder
Series: The Mac Faraday Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,640. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two people are brutally murdered in their summer place on Deep Creek Lake. Suspected of the murders, former child star Lenny Frost takes innocent bystanders hostage in a local pub and demands that Mac Faraday find the killer. Can Mac save the hostages by piecing together the clues in less than twelve hours, or will it be a fatal last call at the stroke of midnight?
The Exploding Memoir
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2018 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
After Eddie Knox settles in Chinatown, the mysterious Dr. Kublar gifts him with a job running "errands," plunging him into a quest for an ancient stone tablet with powerful occult secrets. Now Eddie is the unwitting courier, cautiously threading his way between the authorities and the local tongs, against the backdrop of San Francisco’s underground music scene.
Bedpans, Teapots and Corpses
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,710. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Maggie is planning a long vacation, to get away from the drama currently surrounding her life, when she begins having terrifying visitations from the other side. A rather demanding ghost, who happened to bite the dust in Maggie's backyard, would like Maggie and her best friend Irene’s assistance in finding out who murdered her. Or else.
Dan Arrow and the Hollow Moon
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,440. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Dan Arrow and his girlfriend, FBI Special Agent Mona Casola, are on a mission to assist their alien friend Waam in finding out who gave the orders to kill his nephew and steal a secret box—a box like Pandora’s that contains something that the world doesn’t need unleashed. In the meantime, Mona is also determined to find her missing baby—a human-alien hybrid, called a star child...
Alias
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 89,630. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A car crash leaves a woman with no memory and no identity. Together with Detective Bronwen Pryce, she fights to uncover a truth that might just kill them both.
The Amber Enigma
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 121,430. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A panel from the lost Amber Room looted by the Nazis in 1941 comes on the London art market. Two mutilated bodies are discovered on wasteland outside Moscow’s Yaroslavl Railway station. Initially the two events seem unrelated. Senior Investigtor Nikishin troubled by the recent loss of his wife and haunted by the presence of his dead daughter is assigned the case.
Marley's Second Chance
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When an accident leaves Marley disfigured, all he wants to do is escape his life and live in solitude. The last thing he expects to happen is to meet Anna, who seems determined to bring light to his life, whether he wants it or not. In a village full of mysteries and secrets, can Anna and Marley discover who has been stealing and murdering - before one of them becomes the killer's next victim?
The Murder of Marabeth Waters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 55,820. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The midnight murder of a prostitute, who was strangled to death with a red cord, appears to be an easy case to solve. But what follows afterwards takes many a twist and turn before it descends into the mind of a serial killer who has been able to remain in obscurity despite committing a number of blunders in the commission of his crimes.
Stolen Obsession
Series: Annalisse Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,410. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
New York antiquities appraiser Annalisse Drury recently lost her best friend to murder. The killer’s identity may be linked to her friend’s expensive missing bracelet—a 500-year-old artifact that carries an ancient curse, one that unleashes evil upon any who dare wear the jewelry created for the Persian royal family.
Deadly Thorn
Price: $4.88 USD. Words: 63,130. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2018 by SynergEbooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Sally discovers her husband has murdered two of his previous wives, she flees. With the help of her husband’s third wife, the women disguise themselves to track Jimmy down and stop him from killing.