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Shadow Unit 8
By Emma Bull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,860. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Contains “The Unicorn Evils” by Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear, “Basilisk Hunt” by Emma Bull and Holly Black, and more.
Intimate Enemies
By Isabella Rose
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
death is always shocking. Love is never simple. follow angel’s amorous adventures in florida as she checks out the charismatic blake hammond. after the suspicious death of an aeronautical engineer, angel’s task is to find out if blake was innocent, or guilty of industrial espionage. And was jade’s death suicide, or murder? if the charismatic blake is guilty - does angel want to prove it?
Shadow Unit 7
By Emma Bull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,170. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Smoke & Mirrors” by Elizabeth Bear, “Not Alone” by Holly Black, Elizabeth Bear, Emma Bull, & Chelsea Polk, and more.
Lordes Crossing
By Stan Grimes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,300. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Like most folks, you probably want to know my story. Thing is, it’s not a crock of shit. It’s the godawful truth and it all began forty-seven years ago when my wife Ruthie gave birth to our son Christian. Ironic that his name was Christian, because what I’m about to tell you has nothing Christian in it. It scares me to tell it and after you hear it you’ll be scared too.
Shadow Unit 6
By Emma Bull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,040. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains “Wind-Up Boogeyman” by Elizabeth Bear, “Cuckoo” by Emma Bull, Elizabeth Bear, Leah Bobet & Will Shetterly, and more.
A Plot To Die For (Ghostwriter Mystery 2)
By C.A. Larmer
Series: Ghostwriter Mystery, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When ghostwriter Roxy Parker accepts a job at a tropical island resort, she expects little more than a good story and a touch of sunstroke. Instead she stumbles upon her hotelier client, dead and buried in a plot of sand, her head protruding ghoulishly for the crabs to devour. And around her, an ensemble cast of glamorous guests who all appear to be hiding something behind their Gucci sunglasses.
I, Jimmy Cheng
By Mortimer Jackson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,900. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Framed for a murder he did not commit, Angel Valley High senior Jimmy Cheng investigates the drive-by shooting of a girl in this quirky, high school murder mystery.
A Reformed Character
By Cecilia Peartree
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Can anyone ever really change? Christopher and Amaryllis ask themselves this question when a young man comes to the door of their holiday caravan one wet evening. The attempt to answer it takes them and their friends on a dangerous journey from a Pitkirtly ice-cream shop to a knitting club and then to a cattery before they reach a dangerous conclusion in an old railway yard. A Pitkirtly mystery
Shadow Unit 5
By Emma Bull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,920. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains "The Sin Eater" and "Getaway" by Emma Bull, and more.
Cruise to Retribution
By Lisa Friedman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,550. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Welcome aboard the Spirit of the Sea where evil, disguised as an ordinary traveler, returns to haunt the very victims it created many years ago. A nightly hypnosis performance opens a torrent of panic as three strangers are accidentally regressed to a place of terror and fear. What horrifying memory binds them? The mystery of their shared memory must be unraveled before the cruise ends.
The Shimmer
By David Morrell
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,920. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Since 1889, mysterious lights have appeared outside Rostov, a remote Texas town. Now police officer Dan Page follows the trail of his missing wife from New Mexico to Texas and discovers that she and hundreds of spectators have become enraptured by the lights. To save his wife, Page must confront the mystery of the lights and the conspiracy that surrounds them.
Death's Door
By Gail Lukasik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A killer is targeting young blond women as spring arrives in Door County, Wisconsin. Reporter Leigh Girard discovers the first victim--a teenager--her body ritually arranged in the woods by the Mink River. Leigh's investigation into the murders lures her into a bizarre correspondence with the killer whose cryptic clues hint at his identity. Now Leigh races against time to crack the killer's code.
Rather See You Dead
By Rick Shefchik
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,290. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Rock 'n' roll history may be rewritten when a beautiful singer with a troubled past is investigated by a network TV talent show, and the deadly trail points back to Elvis and the Beatles.
Shadow Unit 4
By Emma Bull
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,890. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by CatYelling. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contains "Lucky Day" by Emma Bull and Elizabeth Bear, "Sugar" by Leah Bobet, and more.
The Reenactor: A Staged Death
By Luisa Buehler
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,020. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
With her husband safely home from a dangerous mission, Grace believes her constant fears and encounters with uneasy spirits will stop and life will finally settle into a normal pace. A fun day with family, the only item on her agenda, Grace, Harry and her stepson, Will plan a day at a Civil War encampment. The summer day darkens when Grace becomes witness to a murder and a century old mystery.
Other People's Problems
By David W. Smith
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,370. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
How do you concern yourself with other people's problems with so many of your own? Jetter Trailey's life is already a mess when she discovers a dead body in the parking lot of the Internet sex site where she works - the body of her only real friend. Suspecting an obsessed fan, she begins following clues, finding the strength to put her own life back together as the strange tale unfolds
Widow Watched
By Astrid Marshall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,320. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For experienced criminal defense attorney Mallory Ingalls, defending a sternman on a drug possession charge should be easy. Recently widowed when her lobsterman husband was killed in a tragic boat accident, this case is intended to get her back among the living. As she delves into the details of her client’s case she stumbles into something bigger and far more deadly than anyone bargained for.
Falling
By Mark Kammell
Price: Free! Words: 78,010. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(2.00 from 1 review)
A dark tale of murder, revenge, destruction and witchcraft. An anti-hero for an ultra-modern, ultra-stylised world. A fight to the death where it's hard to see the difference between good and evil. And a final battle for redemption.
Photo Sessions: Penn State Calendar Girls--A Novel of Scandal in Happy Valley
By Jon Michael Miller
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
It began as a hobby, a remedy for cabin fever. It became a creative obsession, a middle-age male fantasy come true. It shocked the sleepy university town of State College, PA, and turned Mullin's life upsidedown. He tried to recapture the sexual innocence of hayrides and back seats. Instead, he created a scandal. Wry, ironic, surprising, "Photo Sessions" is a parable for our time.
Siddhartha’s Socket
By D.K. Clark
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,370. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A jaded toy designer, Fergus Finney, is unwittingly sucked into the theft of an unusual ancient Maya sculpture from a museum in Copán, Honduras.