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Smile and Walk Away
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 77,340. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2017 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Detective Duran thinks he’s searching for a missing woman. Little does he know he’s pursuing the last remaining evidence of a CIA cover up.
Polo's Long Shot
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,120. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
POLO’S LONG SHOT, a Nick Polo mystery by Jerry Kennealy. San Francisco ex-cop, ex-con, private eye Nick Polo is back for his 11th adventure, a search for a priceless 14th century dagger that has seen its share of blood.
Mayaki's Doll
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,480. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017 by Rogue Phoenix Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Had they known that the scar on her foot would give them away, they would have set the car ablaze before pushing it over…
Scarlet Oaks and the Exposed Photographer
Series: Scarlet Oaks, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,310. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A caller's cryptic clues, an elusive pastor, her brother's disappearance and an impenetrable commune, have Scarlet and friends sleuthing once again.
All The Way Back
Series: Delorean Harper. Price: Free! Words: 63,020. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Delorean Harper's past catches up with him when the body of the man who killed Delorean's parents is found in a shallow grave. Soon Delorean's the prime suspect, and the investigating detective is relentless. As if that wasn't enough trouble, Delorean agrees to protect an unstable woman in the witness protection program who's sure she's being stalked. Delorean's the one who should be worried.
Ransom
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,420. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Lynne Winters is a not-too-successful real estate attorney caught in the middle of the kidnapping of the century in the mid-sized American city of Slate. Entangled in the problem against her will, she finds herself hindered more than helped by the efforts of the police and the victim's self-centered family. Can no one but Lynn remember that a young boy's life is at stake.
Scarlet Oaks and the Serial Caller
Series: Scarlet Oaks, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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Hosting a late night men's call in show takes a sinister turn for Scarlet when San Francisco's latest serial killer targets her as his next victim.
Drawing on the Past
Series: Perri Seamore, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 129,300. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Perri Seamore accepts a spur-of-the-moment position filling in for a home health nurse. Soon after starting the job, she finds there is much more going on in southern Illinois than she anticipated. Perri entangles herself in a centuries-old mystery surrounding a historic house in a nearly abandoned town, persistent rumors of hidden riches, and the double murder of the home’s owners.
Family Ghouls
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Allie Callas has been seeing ghosts ever since she can remember. Now death is getting personal. When her best friend and neighbor is murdered, her ghost wants Allie to find out whodunit. Can Allie figure out who killed her friend, without taking a one-way trip to the grave herself? (And where did the hefty ghost cat in her apartment come from, anyway?)
London Spies
Series: Phyllis Bowden. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,200. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
London Spies is a book of historical fiction set in London, England at the end of World War II. Phyllis Bowden, a secretary at the American Embassy, is catapulted into the limelight when the Military Attache is arrested for espionage and her boss assumes the position. The arrest throws suspicion on everyone at the Embassy so Phyllis starts asking questions. Bombs, black-out balls and pink gin.
Weddings Are Murder: A Sam Monroe Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,530. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Holiday » Family
Her plan for a quiet weekend in Vermont were slowly unraveling. Samantha "Sam" Monroe is faced with a bridezilla, a bodyguard and her family. As she neared the church to get ready for the rehearsal, she noticed blood in the snow and Mrs. Foster standing motionless over a body, a dead body . . .
The Bonnie, Bonnie Bone
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,690. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This fourth installment of the Clarice Campion/Miss Letty series finds Clarice, her husband Otis, and their permanent guest, Miss Letitia Lorraine, acting as exchange caretakers/B&B hosts in a Scottish castle which sits on an island in the tidal Firth of Lorn. Otis, drilling through the castle wall in search of a leak, discovers two skeletons. One dates from the 1970s; the other from the 1930s.
The Closer The Bone
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,100. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the third adventure of sleuths Clarice Campion and Miss Letty, finds Clarice, husband Otis, and Miss Letty, acting as exchange innkeepers at Flanagan’s Guest House in Bray, County Wicklow, Ireland. From the first they are locked between two feuding families, the Quinns and the Donovans. Fans of Make Old Bones and Bred in the Bone won’t want to miss this latest installment in the series.
Mal menor
Price: $3.39 USD. Words: 63,890. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Una mañana de junio, Marcos Saldaña, un chico problemático de doce años, asesina en su aula a cuatro compañeros y a una profesora. Sin embargo, un alumno, Nico, sobrevive. A partir de este momento padres, profesores y alumnos se enfrentan a la ardua tarea de asimilar lo sucedido. Al cabo de unos años, Nico viaja con su familia y vuelve a coincidir con Marcos. ¿Broma macabra del destino?
Ashley Hayes Mysteries: Book 1, 2 & 3
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 204,280. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Ashley Hayes Mysteries includes the first three books in the series. Desecration, Heresy, and Vengeance. Follow Dr. Ashley Hayes, archeology professor, as she digs up the truth to uncover thieves and murderers.
Heresy
Series: Ashley Hayes Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,620. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Ashley's search for a missing friend is aided by his brother, a tall and handsome Apache. The search is complicated by a series of grisly murders which are connected to the disappearance. They find the brother, the killer and someone far more deadly. They also find romance, the treasure and a profound mystery. But will Ash survive to tell the story?
Desecration
Series: Ashley Hayes Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Ashley's life is brutally interrupted when police detective “Bummer” LaSalle drags her into the investigation of a sadistic serial killer because he needs someone who can “think Indian.”
Red River Rats
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,780. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Shirley Hanna is at home when Warrant Officer Sam Radebe from the South African Police arrives to request her assistance. This time young teenagers have been kidnapped from a private school in Johannesburg. The investigating team finds themselves immersed in a human trafficking syndicate that stretches from South Africa to Europe and the Middle East. The climax stuns an entire community!
Red Gold
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,300. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Guy Lucan is assigned to investigate rail freight smuggling on the original Cecil Rhodes ‘Cape to Cairo’ railway. Copper is the bedrock of the cargo running over the three thousand kilometre corridor to Indian Ocean ports for export. Guy Lucan’s role as railway investigator again becomes a mix of Sherlock Holmes and James Bond as he follows the Red Gold trail!
Bikinis & Bloodshed
Series: Aloha Lagoon Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,010. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After a very painful—and very public—divorce from her cheating football star husband, Kaley Kalua heads to Aloha Lagoon, Hawaii for some peace and privacy. But when a when the woman is found strangled by a bikini top, and the police make it clear that Kaley's aunt Rikki is their main suspect, Kaley is determined to prove her aunt’s innocence!