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Record of Blood (Ravenwood Mysteries #3) by Sabrina Flynn
Series: Ravenwood Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 125,790. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An honorable man with a bloody past he can only remember in part, and a woman dead in the eyes of the world, but all too alive. A confessed murderer, and a missing body lures Isobel Kingston into the night, but she finds far more than she bargains for on the foggy dunes. Ambushed and rendered unconscious, she wakes to find herself hog-tied, and at the mercy of brutal men.
Deadly Tails by Beth Prentice
Series: Unleashed Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,850. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Chloe McDermott receives a gift of an old chessboard from an elderly friend, her perfect life unexpectedly falls apart. Her dog, Theo, is dognapped, the chessboard is stolen, and her friend apparently commits suicide in his home. But when the autopsy reveals a murder, Chloe knows something doesn't add up, and she suspects the old game board is at the center of it all.
The Black Kachina by Jack Getze
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,630. Language: American English. Published: August 7, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
THE BLACK KACHINA by Jack Getze. “The White Man killed a million American Indians. It only takes one to get even.”
Drowning in Deception by Judith White
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,390. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In mid September of 1943, Detroit private detective Sam Flanagan is contacted by the husband of a woman who drowned in their backyard pool six weeks ago. Along with the Detroit Police Department, the Wayne County Coroner, Fergus Macgregor, is calling it “accidental”. And without any real evidence pointing in a different direction, that’s all they can do.
De goudtrein van Riese by Jack Broscie
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 87,200. Language: Dutch. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
De goudtrein van Riese Maart 1943, Straatsburg Beruchte Nazi’s, industriëlen en wetenschappers, door Der Leiter verenigd in Organisation Übermensch, realiseren zich dat Hitler de oorlog zal gaan verliezen. De Führer is voor geen rede vatbaar en blijft materiaal en manschappen aan het Oostfront verspillen. Met het einde van het Derde Rijk in zicht start Der Leiter Operatie Pandora.
The Coldness of Night ~ A Jack Paris Thriller by George Fong
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Promises are made to be kept, no matter how long—or what—it takes. Five years ago, Robert Clarion was immersed in that perilous world of double-crosses, late-night drug deals, and constant glances over his shoulder. A dispute with a drug supplier culminated in the kidnapping of Clarion’s daughter Rachel. Now, after all these years, the nightmare of the past has returned…
Night of the Creepy Crawlers by Kenneth R. Rooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
n ISIS terrorist by the name of Professor Idi Mohammad arrives in the United States to carry out attacks on Washington D.C. The Professor has been trained to carry out single acts of assassination against important government officials using all manner of venomous creatures including snakes, spiders, scorpions, fungi, The murders are made to look like accidents or death by natural causes.
May You Burn by Jan Merete Weiss
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,800. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In the Italian city of Naples, senior police officer Captain Natalia Monte is called to investigate the theft of a painting from the medieval Church of San Domenico Maggiore. No sooner is the investigation underway than the city is rocked by a much graver crime: the murder of a talented and much-loved female violinist, known across the city and beyond.
Believe Me! by Martin R. Jackson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,870. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Ben McVeigh moves to Norfolk to escape the high maintenance memory of Sally Peters he has little idea that the silence of the place will soon be broken in a most unexpected way.
The 'Art' of Deception by Emily Edwards
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 108,100. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Armed with the passion of youth and her childhood fantasies, Rhia Bryant swears a pact with her best friend Jimmy Grant to find the meaning of the word ‘freedom'. Cities of wonder and delight become the backdrop for pleasure and pain as she is led into the secret world of Kurt, a protest marcher from her days at university.
Lily's Passion (A Lily Courtland Romantic Mystery) by Gerald Lopez
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 79,450. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lily Courtland is an author with writer’s block. Life hasn’t been easy for the thirty-something-year-old widow with a young daughter. But big changes are coming. A mystery involving a painting titled Heart’s Passion changes Lily’s life forever when she meets the handsome Thomas Jacobs. Between long hidden family secrets, deadly perils, and burgeoning romance, Lily’s writer’s block may soon be over
By the Fright of the Silvery Moon by Blanche Day Manos
Price: $4.97 USD. Words: 51,580. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2017 by Pen-L Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Is it Moonlight or is it Murder? Ned McNeil is haunted by a nightmare that wakes her in the middle of the night, leaving her gasping for breath. A dog—or is it a wolf?—howling in her yard under the brilliant autumn moon sends chills down her spine. Is the moonlight and the fact that she is alone in Granger Mansion causing her imagination to work overtime?
The Case of the Surly Surrogate (Safe Harbor Medical Mysteries, Book 2) by Jacqueline Diamond
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 57,410. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
After Dr. Eric Darcy discovers the body of a patient’s husband, he lands in the midst of a murder investigation. Was the photographer killed for cheating on his wife, or was he involved in a blackmail plot? And how did he antagonize the surrogate mother carrying his baby? The puzzle pieces snap together in a fast-paced climax that could cost Eric his life in this Safe Harbor Medical Mystery.
Under The Jelly Tree by C Jackson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 163,860. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A Waif has wandered in from the wilderness and landed on your North Woods doorstep hours ahead of the blizzard of the century. Ragged, wet and muddy her appearance, shrouded in mystery, will set in motion a criminal investigation that will ultimately involve three states and two nations. Who is this child and where did she come from are only two of the many questions that will have to be answered.
Henniker Secrets by Steven P. Marini
Series: A Sam and Martha Mystery, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,790. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A legend leads to murder. Is the witness a ghost? Martha and Sam dig for the truth.
El secreto del puzle: Crónica de los barrios sin luna I by Nuria García Font
Price: $2.94 USD. Words: 53,670. Language: Spanish. Published: August 1, 2017 by JavIsa23. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Crónica de los barrios sin luna es una saga de libros que cuenta la historia de Javi, Oona y Fabio, tres jóvenes que trabajan en uno de los departamentos más insólitos de la Policía, el CNC. (Casos No Clasificados). Como integrantes de este grupo, su trabajo será resolver aquellos casos que poseen alguna característica que los hace poco comunes.
Gilda Wright Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-3) by Diane Bator
Series: Gilda Wright Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 240,810. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
From USA Today bestselling author Diane Bator comes a boxed set of the first three full-length novels in the Gilda Wright Mysteries, featuring feisty office manager-turned-amateur-sleuth, Gilda Wright, including: Can't Keep a Brunette Down (book #1), Hardheaded Brunette (book #2), Life is Better Brunette (book #3)
Horse of a Different Color by John Lansdale
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,120. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dallas PD Detective Thomas Mecana is on the hunt for a serial killer terrorizing the Lone Star State. Joining him is Darcie Connors, a young officer working her first murder case. With hard work, and some luck, Mecana and his partner discover a most-unusual serial killer case with murder in its very genes. They discover some evidence is so strange and unbelievable, it might be best left alone.
The Rhino Whisperer by Evadeen Brickwood
Price: $4.90 USD. Words: 93,740. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Sofia Helenius is from Finland and lives in South Africa with her boyfriend Tom Rutgers, owner of the Shangari Safari Park. Sofia is tormented by a secret she yearns to share with Tom, but cruel events grab the limelight and put everything else in the shade.