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Never Go Back
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,820. Language: American English. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Beyond the glitz and glamour of the Las Vegas Strip, someone is about to die. Alison Carter's world is upended when her boss is shot in front of her eyes. But what happens when the only eyewitness to a crime becomes the only suspect?
Siete Llaves
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,140. Language: Spanish. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Una novela que contiene todos los ingredientes para mantener el interés del lector todo el tiempo. Misterio, enigmas, acertijos, acción, crimen, suspenso y aventuras se entrelazan para crear una trama que va en aumento a medida que avanzan las páginas, hasta llegar a un final inesperado, explosivo y lleno de emociones.
Deadly Kiss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,220. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
During the summer of 1946, a group of children play a kissing game behind a general store in rural Georgia. It’s just kids having fun, until one innocent kiss leads to the brutal beating death of a ten-year-old boy. The horrific hate crime shakes an entire town. It spawns a series of murders, and a secret that is hidden for generations, loves that won’t stay lost, and ghosts that just won't sleep.
Misterul Casei dintre Platani
Price: $5.77 USD. Words: 93,800. Language: Romanian. Published: August 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Când trei oaspeți vârstnici ai pensiunii se pierd într-o escapadă și dispar fără urmă, cel de-al patrulea e considerat vinovat și acceptă acuzația de crimă, fără a da vreo explicație. Ancheta pare rezolvată, până la apariția unei misterioase doamne, care dă totul peste cap prin declarațiile ei. O poveste cu rădăcini într-un trecut tulbure și nevindecat, în care nimeni și nimic nu e ce pare a fi.
No Harder Prison
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,230. Language: American English. Published: August 26, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
NO HARDER PRISON, a Crime Novel by Trey R. Barker. NO HARDER PRISON is crime novelist Trey R. Barker’s first stand-alone effort, a deeply ambitious book written on a canvas as large as the city in which it’s set: Denver. It unfolds with the cast of characters his readers expect, but with a depth and breadth that might pleasantly surprise longtime fans of the Barefield or Jace Salome novels.
Betrayal: A Nova Scotia Murder Mystery
Series: Nova Scotia Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,810. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Welcome to the first full novel in an Atlantic Maritime series soaked in romance and murder. When a family friend of Mandy Hays washes up on shore, everything points to homicide. But how, when he was alone on a fishing trip? Her sexy neighbor, Dr. Aaron Nicholson, knows much more than he can say.
Unloaded: Crime Writers Writing Without Guns
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 104,860. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
UNLOADED: Crime Writers Writing Without Guns, edited by Eric Beetner. "The 25 short stories in this thought-provoking theme anthology prove that clever crime writers can generate just as much mayhem, weirdness, and chills without the use of firearms." — Publishers Weekly
Stilettoed
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,510. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A woman is found strangled, floating in the swimming pool of a fashionable Ft. Lauderdale estate. Police Lieutenant Kenneth Kelly feels the murder has a certain familiarity about it. Sort of déjà vu. The lieutenant believes the case is a continuation of one previously worked by his department and Private Detective Jake Wayde.
The Khamsin Curse
Price: Free! Words: 85,140. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
April 1900, Egypt. Watson and the Countess are recruited by Mycroft Holmes and enter a world of espionage, intrigue, and a race against time. The British Foreign Office is scrutinising every move as Major Nash goes undercover, Colonel Moriarty is en route to the Boer War, and Sebastian Moran is a gun-for-hire... Can our duo uncover all the schemes surrounded by mystical temples and ancient gods.
The Curse of Dr. Cagliari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
February 1900, Venice. Watson & the Countess are investigating the curious death of a husband in a locked room, on his wedding night. Doctor Cagliari is assisting our two sleuths as Mardi Gras draws closer, madness mounts, and a hidden history of violence and suffering are revealed on the island-asylum... Can they solve this superstitious mystery or will they succumb to its power?
The Bishop's Ring
Series: The Juno Letters. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,820. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
It was Monique’s voice - desperate, terrified, pleading for help. The man who kidnapped her - he claimes to be Kennedy. But Alexander Kennedy disappeared fifty years ago. How could he be the killer? Yet here he was - in Belgium. He demands the return of the Bishop’s Ring or Monique will be the first to die. The hunt for the Dao Chu Imperial Jade has exploded into a race to stop a psychopath.
The Curse of Mont Saint Cloud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 9 in a series of chronological stand-alone plots. January 1900, the English Channel - a Voynich manuscript inspired mystery and a rogues' gallery of suspects. Dr Watson and the Countess are forced ashore at Mont Saint Cloud, where the island's reclusive owner - the enigmatic professor - dies. In Brittany, someone is also killing off members of Inspector de Guise's scandalous family.
Stinking Rich
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,730. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
STINKING RICH, a Crime Novel by Rob Brunet. "One of the wildest romps you'll ever go on…the cast is right out of a John Waters movie and with more unexpected twists and wrong turns than a blind rat on crack running a maze. This book rocks!" — Les Edgerton, O. Henry Award, Edgar Award, and Spinetingler Award-nominated author of The Bitch and The Genuine, Imitation Plastic Kidnapping.
Pulp Adventures #22: The Great Green Blight
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,920. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
This issue's main feature is "The Great Green Blight" by Emmett McDowell -- a 20,000 word short story of high adventure and space opera. Also, short fiction: Sherlock Holmes hunts Jack the Ripper; weird rock carvings in the old west, weird aviation menace in World War II, and a 4F guy battles Nazis his own way!
A Few Deaths More: A Tale of Revenge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,600. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A new breed of terrorist, a man bent on enslaving every living person on the planet under the veil of religious zealotry and mind numbing chemicals. A man, Rene Faulk, who thought his life could be normal. When the two collide, it unleashes a chain reaction of escalating violence that cannot end until one or the other of them is dead. For Faulk is a master of his craft. The craft of revenge.
Graceless
Series: The Charlie Davies Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,630. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Meet Charlie Davies, Private Investigator…’s assistant. When a little girl goes missing, Charlie is convinced that both the police and her boss are looking in the wrong place. She joins off-duty cop James McKenzie in a secret investigation into the clues everyone else seems to be overlooking: a threatening balloon, pink flowers and a lost piglet.
Aitutaki Sting
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tony Haddad is suspected to be hiding away millions of dollars to be used for a very nasty cause. The Australian authorities needed to catch him but he is a very cunning criminal. It was decided to use Ben Hood to set up a sting in the South Pacific paradise of Aitutaki. Deception, mayhem and death surround Ben as he tackles a mission which he has basically been tricked into accepting.
Paradox Forged in Blood
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,290. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016 by Cambron Publishing Group LLC. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A murder on Millionaire’s Row. A killer's chilling words, "Shh. I know where you live.” A woman tormented by her guilt-ridden past. From Mary Frances Fisher comes her debut novel, PARADOX FORGED IN BLOOD, a historical murder mystery based on true events and stories passed down from the author's family.
Seven Keys
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,570. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mystery, puzzles, riddles, crime, suspense and adventure go side by side in this impossible to put down novel, all the way until a very surprising end.
Murder in the Slaughterhouse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,510. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
MURDER IN THE SLAUGHTERHOUSE, a Matt Chance Thriller by Tom Crowley. 2nd in series. When Matt Chance is asked to look into what first appears to be a simple but brutal crime, he has no idea of the combination of forces which will send him on the run and threaten his life as well as the lives of those closest to him.