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Playground for Misunderstanding
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,180. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Playground for Misunderstanding takes a smart and funny walk along faultlines of communication that are male-female, young-old, French-American, with a plot wrapped around a police investigation in Paris, 2009. Is it murder, or is it not? An American exchange student and his French girlfriend trip into the investigation and its subset considerations of life in Paris today.
Chocolate Mousse Attack
Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,740. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Book 4, DEATH BY CHOCOLATE series USA Today Bestselling Author, Sally Berneathy A phone call at 2 a.m. is never good news. But there’s bad news and there’s strange news. Lindsay’s two a.m. call is a plea for help. There’s a woman in Fred’s closet and he can’t get her out. New neighbor Sophie Fleming is having nightmares about the brutal stabbing of her imaginary childhood friend in Fred’s bedr
The Veiled Lagoon
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 59,800. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Following a tip from a prospective client, young private investigator Adam Fraley is soon on the trail of a killer cop, a top sheriff's detective who is about to get away wit his wife’s murder. The winding trail eventually leads Fraley half way around the world to remote stretches of Siberia in an effort to build his case. In time, the detectives find themselves operating behind enemy lines.
Killer Fate
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,880. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Destiny DeGraff thought all she’d have to worry about on her 30th birthday was a few gray hairs. Instead, on the run from an assassin hired by her husband, she lands in Hope Springs, where she innocently uncovers a decades-old mystery and not so innocently gets involved with the two most eligible men in town. As the bodies pile up, the odds of Destiny seeing her 31st birthday seem sketchy at best.
Brutal Attraction
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,840. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Crime
A Serial Killer the city has named 'The Enticer is on the loose kidnapping teenage girls. Two young stubborn FBI agents are hunting him down! A fifteen year old teenage is the only witness
Murders at Hollings General
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Murders at Hollings General is a medical mystery involving a series of bizarre homicides at a major teaching hospital in New England. The protagonist, Dr. David Brooks, is an engaging if somewhat quirky doctor/amateur sleuth who confines his practice to making afternoon house calls for other physicians. This is the first in a series of Dr. David Brooks mysteries.
Deliver Us From Evelyn
Series: Kansas City Blues, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,660. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Christian » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Everyone from the Feds to the mob is scrambling to find the husband of heartless media mogul Evelyn Blake. But no one can decide which is worse—that he is missing, or that she is not…
Kickout Clause
Series: Savannah Martin mysteries, Book 8. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Book 7 in the Cutthroat Business mystery series, featuring Savannah Martin, Southern Belle and real estate agent, in Nashville, Tennessee. Savannah and her boyfriend Rafe are settling into domestic bliss, until someone - or several someone's - from Savannah's past threaten the status quo.
Pale Horses
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,960. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In Folk County, Indiana, a brutal murder tears away the illusions of small town serenity and reveals the secrets of its damaged residents. A respected sheriff fights to solve the crime before a tragic disease devours his mind. A traumatized war vet struggles to quell the violence he carried home from the battlefield. Death rides a Pale Horse, and no one in its path escapes unscathed.
Edith
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 122,000. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Edith was beautiful, yet haughty and unapproachable, but was she also a serial killer? Three husbands dying unexpectedly in three years must be more than just bad luck? Then, before Edith died, she cursed all who had brought about her untimely demise, a curse carried down through generations, by Edith’s daughter and then her granddaughter. Surely, all three women could not be serial killers?
Collared
Series: Going to the Dogs, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,590. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Harper Sinclair discovers someone’s stolen her standard poodle’s $50,000 diamond dog collar that was given to her by Harper's eccentric, indulging grandmother. Rough and tumble Detective Caleb Shaw has better things to do than run over to the penthouse of a frigging socialite to find a frigging collar for a frigging pampered poodle. Can a lovely socialite collar a hard-boiled detective?
Smugglers Cove
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,220. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A tale of mystery, suspense and romance. Smugglers Cove, an old Cornish pub, is the setting for murder, an international drug ring and hatred going back generations. DI Mark Woods investigates, with help from hot-tempered solicitor Emily Baxter, a tale of lost pirate treasure.
Eastward in Eden
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,590. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2013 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two years after witnessing a devastating suicide, Owen Keane, metaphysical detective, travels to rural Kenya, hoping to lose himself where no one will think to look for him. Instead, he finds another mystery: the murder of charismatic stranger who claimed to be the reincarnation of a long dead warrior hero. To solve the mystery of his own future, Keane must pay for a life with a life.
Black Is Back
Series: Black, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,310. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Artemus Black returns, this time tackling the hard core rap scene as he races to stop a killer who's targeting his new client: Gangsta rapper B-Side. Fans of Elmore Leonard, Michael Connelly and Lawrence Block will delight in Black's second adventure, a high energy romp through Hollywood's seedy underbelly that features more twists than a silly straw and an ending you won't see coming.
Las Vegas Musician Murders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,590. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Police print mug shots of captured serial killers on the web. I recognize each face as that of a customer who entered and exited my nightclub. Reviewing security cameras outside in the parking lot, the staff and I realize the car is an exact match with the one reported by Las Vegas Metro Police. If there is a murder in California, the serial killers are found in Vegas gambling at the slot machines
El anillo de la calavera
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,310. Language: Spanish. Published: October 11, 2013 by Haunted Computer Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
El pasado de Julia Stone regresa para acosarla cuando descubre un extraño anillo de plata. Tres hombres desean ayudarla, pero una elección equivocada podría costarle no solo el corazón, sino también el alma.
Cold As Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,600. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
He's waited years for this moment: a perfect hideout, a screaming boy no one can hear, and a woman who will finally know the pain of losing what matters most... Mira Morales knows the burning house on the hill belongs to actress Suki Nichols, but who is the ghostly woman running down the driveway - on fire?
Category Five - Book Four of the Mira Morales Series
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,520. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bookstore owner and psychic Mira Morales, her daughter Annie and her grandmother are preparing to survive one of the worst hurricanes on record when escaped convicts take over the house. Mira's live-n-lover, Shep, an FBI agent, knows about the danger the women face but he is trapped in a cellar and is unable to get out. Mira has to take charge and see that her family is safe.
Deathbed and Breakfast
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,360. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2013 by Cozy Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It's the Pookotz Sister's bed and breakfast inn--but one guest is going in and not coming out! Which of the guests prevents wealthy Richard Forester from enjoying the breakfast included in his overnight stay?
Confession Is Murder
Series: A Lucille Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,310. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
From the author of the Gourmet De-Lite mysteries comes a new cozy mystery series featuring middle-aged "Jersey girl" Lucille Mazzarella.