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Antenna Syndrome
By Alan Annand
Price: Free! Words: 79,680. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
New York, 2026. In the aftermath of a terrorist A-bomb, private investigator Keith Savage searches for a kidnapped artist, the paraplegic daughter of a crime-busting politician, but tracking her down leads him to a place where her fascination with insects collides with his fears.
Der Vampir von Berlin. Ein Lisa Becker Krimi
By Falko Rademacher
Series: Ein Lisa Becker Krimi, Book 3. Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 54,010. Language: German. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Der dritte Fall mit Lisa Becker und Fabian Zonk ist der bislang schrägste: Die junge Roxana von Kalln wird ermordet in ihrer Familiengruft aufgefunden – sie trägt künstliche Vampirzähne, hat zwei Bisspuren am Hals und kein Blut mehr in ihrem Körper.
Miami Confidential
By Meredith Ward
Price: $2.98 USD. Words: 99,680. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Several vanishings have occurred over the past few months, negatively impacting the tourism business. As hotel manager, Nicole D'Angelo must discreetly resolve the disappearances while saving her hotel's reputation. It's one wild ride as she balances her new, budding romance, a dysfunctional family life, a financially strapped business, and her confidential investigation on the strange vanishings.
The Spike (Marty Singer Mystery #4)
By Matthew Iden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,920. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Retired DC homicide cop Marty Singer witnesses a horrific murder and the family hires him to find the killer. But when he peels back the cover on the case, Marty discovers a rotten core of corruption, graft, and violence that runs from the lowest city street to the top of the political food chain. The only way to catch the killer is stay alive long enough to find out who or what is The Spike.
Bad Woman, Good Woman
By Richard E. Riegel
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 80,940. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The story centers on the nefarious Vontini family, who dwell in Columbia Parish in southern Louisiana.
The Black Hoard
By Carole Tempest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,690. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Remedy Rumstry is on the run. Framed for murder, his only option is to expose the real killers and unearth a lost treasure from the most famous city of all: Troy.
The Belialish Incident
By D.B. Crawford
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,780. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2014 by Melange Books, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Vince Bocca, a Boston restaurateur and formerly a part-time white collar crime sleuth, is thrown back into the game when a bank president asks him to find the more than two million dollars a senior bank employee, Mark Overdale, embezzled.
One Right Thing, Marty Singer Mystery #3
By Matthew Iden
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,090. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
J.D. HOPE WAS MURDERED ON MAY 6TH. DO YOU KNOW WHY? The stunning question posted on a roadside billboard forces retired DC detective Marty Singer to dive headlong into a deadly mix of drugs, lies, and double crosses. Because Marty's got his own history with Hope...and he needs to find out who murdered him and why if he wants to do One Right Thing.
Alexandrian Saga (Books 1-3)
By Thomas Carpenter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 275,910. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The Alexandrian Saga (Books One, Two & Three). Book One - Fires of Alexandria Book Two - Heirs of Alexandria Book Three - Legacy of Alexandria
Sun Burn
By Ipam
Price: Free! Words: 78,330. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Murder Mystery....Diane Lopez is an active lawyer and the new Business Manager for Moot Court, a make-believe court of law for studious law students at the Miami-Dade University School of Law.....For the annual Moot Law International Competition in Miami, Florida, Diane has chosen an active, live, and on-going police investigation of the cold-blooded murderess, Veronica Seamus.
The Kohinoor
By Nikki Spryer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,840. Language: American English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A dead body on the deck seemed out of place on the opulent Kohinoor cruise. Mira, Roma and Tasha find more excitement than they bargained for on their holiday cruise, as murder, jewelry theft and romance entwines.
Tito's Dead
By Dermott Hayes
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 79,460. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Tito's Dead is a fast paced crime mystery set in Sarajevo and Dublin and follows undercover, Europol cop, Bernard Nolan, on a manhunt to find a killer and expose a crime syndicate that stretches across a continent and into high office, against a backdrop of treachery and double dealing, where he can trust no-one
Shadows: A Jake Somers Novel
By Don Castle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,460. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Written with the conventions of a traditional detective novel, Shadows: A Jake Somers Novel, captures attention with an intriguing plot and a timely discussion of synthetic drugs. . Mystery fans will enjoy this puzzling plot and additionally, the alarming increase in availability and abuse of illegal synthetic drugs makes the novel timely and relevant. - A Clarion Review
Dark Soul: A Jake Somers Novel
By Don Castle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,480. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A teenage girl is shot and killed by a police officer during a routine traffic stop - a female FBI agent is drugged, kidnapped and severely tortured - and a prominent neighborhood has been targeted for racial profiling and hate crimes - but why? Jake finds himself dealing with a maniacal criminal - an injured dog- a bad guy with an AK47 assault rifle - and an attempt on his mother’s life.
Loose Canon
By David Benson
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,240. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Carina Quintana's latest case takes her back to NYC where dead bodies have been left on church altars. Again teamed with ex-NYPD partner,Pete Simpson, Carina hunts for clues to a serial killer whose methods reflect a twisted mind and uncovers what may be another deliverer of death, one with very different motivations. Loose Canon is a tightly plotted and sure to please fans of police procedurals.
Derrick Dreadlow (Vol 3): When Luck Runs Out
By Julien Rapp
Series: Derrick Dreadlow, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,540. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Derrick Dreadlow, and his partner Pele Kobayashi, are assigned a case to figure out who killed a favorite celebrity in Hawaii. They uncover many suspects and one eyewitness. Unfortunately, their only witness won’t be allowed in court. As they pursue their suspects across the island of Oahu, Pele’s sister is found left for dead. Quon sets a big plan in motion.
Murder in the Family
By Janine L. Bourdo
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,340. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Vera Murray solves a murder in Columbus, Ohio while struggling to come to an understanding with her husband who has returned wounded from WW1.
Six Murders Too Many
By Dallas Gorham
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
On his first big case as a newly-minted private investigator, Carlos McCrary must untangle a web of fraud, adultery, and murder before he becomes its latest victim. The investigation takes McCrary from the sun-splashed beaches of South Florida to the burned-out Cleveland mansion of a billionaire’s murdered daughters. He stirs up a hornet’s nest when he uncovers arson and a triple homicide.
Fallen Leaves
By Tina Gayle
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,180. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
This is the second book in the unfolding saga of the psychics and talents associated with the Winston estate, a sheltered place where past, present, and future are woven into a single dramatic tapestry of love and desire. The tale spans multiple generations, multiple eras, and offers something special for all ages of reader.
The King Snake
By AR Simmons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 130,390. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The King Snake is the fifth in the Richard Carter series. It is a stand-alone story. Along with the mystery plot set in the contemporary Ozarks, follow Richard and Jill and their continuing struggle with Richard's PTSD and depression as violence touches their lives.