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Profile of Evil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Leaving the FBI, Carly Stone becomes a consultant for Indiana County Sheriff Brody Chase, who needs her profiling skills to catch an online sex predator who is luring preteen girls to their death in his community.
Deadly Benefits
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,550. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Medical
(5.00 from 12 reviews)
A young mother dies in the intensive care unit and the medical center goes into a defensive tailspin. Fingers point to a fatal medication error by moonlighting pharmacist, Heli Harri. But Heli bites back and begins a chase for the truth that becomes a surefire prescription for hidden danger and unexpected romance, while behind the white drape of medicine, a chilling murder almost goes undetected.
The Strange Situation at Emlee: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 3)
Series: The Sally Nimitz Mystery Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,950. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
This time Sally helps out a friend by looking into the mischief going on at her mother’s family estate. Soon after Sally’s arrival a neighbor is found shot to death, and Sally believes the two events are related. Delving into Bradshaw family history reveals long kept secrets. Was the person or persons behind the harassment of the Bradshaw ladies also responsible for the death of the neighbor?
Fiddling Under Vesuvius
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,810. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Casey Thomas, freelance journalist and blues musician, is in a bit of a pickle. Bruno Pulchinski, a hulking body builder extraordinaire, is out for Casey's hide, his ex-fiancée Dana Cranston is trying to ruin his life for breaking off their engagement and, worst of all, the evidence seems to point directly at Casey as the killer of world famous writer/playwright Warren Kramer.
Olivia Hutchinson Collection, Episodes 4-6
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Murder at a book club. Deception in the desert. A real estate search gone terribly wrong. Join Olivia Hutchinson—better known as Hutch—in three episodes of her monthly series, combined together at one low price!
Pickerel Lake 2: Secrets Revealed
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 55,450. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Justin Sanders is back, sleuthing with best friend Eric. Together, they are solving the mystery of the Pickerel Lake monster fish and Cousin Randy's murder ~ even as the risks escalate ever higher. When escaped juvenile prisoner Gusta and his accomplices zero in for revenge, it's up to Justin and Eric to take advantage of new clues and their investigative skills to uncover the dark secrets.
Лики паранойи
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,380. Language: Russian. Published: May 3, 2013 by Wiener Literat. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
Роман написан в жанре детектива и начинается с банального убийства, постепенно втягивая читателя в государственный заговор. Все события происходят в наше время. Для автора не существует табуированных персон и запретных тем. Автор не только затрагивает острые проблемы современности, но и пытается заглянуть за горизонт, в завтрашний день России.
Never Haunt a Historian [Book 7, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,680. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Leigh Koslow doesn’t believe in ghosts, no matter how many people claim to have seen spooky lights and the specter of a Union soldier haunting her neighbor’s farm. But when her children discover a map to buried treasure and the farm’s amiable owner, the captain of a local troop of Civil War reenactors, vanishes without a trace, she begins to fear mayhem of a more earthly--and evil--nature.
The Pinocchio Factor
Series: The Alexander Legacy, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,410. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(5.00 from 1 review)
Oliver Twist takes up the tale of the company's adventures after "the Battle of the Bronze Cascade". Can he trust Spring-heeled Jack when so many strange things happen each time he comes around? Costume balls conceal more than the faces of the wealthy and powerful. Trevor Newsome disappears just days before the election but they can't search for him from the London Lockup.
Brandi's Nightmare
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Seventeen year old Brandi finds her world turned upside down when her parents were killed in a car bombing days before graduation and her eighteenth birthday. She learns the last name she used all her life was not her parents true last name or hers! Events are set into motion when she flees going to New York City where the answers to her questions would be found. Her search begins!
Whispered Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In 1911, England hovers on the cusp of change. A new king waits to be crowned. Women and the poor are fighting for their rights. Political turmoil rages throughout Europe. And a promising young artist lies dead in the heart of London.
Tinkers Creek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,170. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
(5.00 from 1 review)
Leo Marburg would trick and cheat and kill without hesitation to possess the entire valley. But Sten Petersen wouldn't budge. After Fran's letter, addressed "Judd Petersen, Lawman, Kansas", brought news that Sten had been shot in the back and nothing was being done to find his killer, she and Judd had to fight, kill or be killed, for the Petersen homestead on Tinkers Creek in the Rockies.
The Eleventh Hour
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 86,410. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A scream breaks the silence filling the rest area, jolting Tad, a pharmaceutical rep, out of his nap. After a survey of the rest area, he finds a thirteen-year-old girl named Erin, whose parents have vanished from their RV. With little help from local law enforcement, Tad feels obligated to help the girl. A search leads to their abduction and the discovery of an illegal medical testing facility.
Unexpected Deaths
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,220. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Jon’s patients die unexpectedly after routine surgery he doesn’t suspect nefarious activity until after the third one. Investigating the mystery himself, he hones in on three of the staff who emerge as possible perpetrators—the resentful older surgeon chafing under Jon’s leadership, the nurse with unusual end of life views and the janitor who likes to dissect road kill.
It's Just a Little Crush
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,010. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Meet Lizzie Hart. Small town girl...big time problems. Hindered only by her raging crush on the office hunk, wannabe sleuth Lizzie Hart spies, accuses, and gossips her way to the truth in bestselling author Caroline Fardig's first book of The Lizzie Hart Mysteries Series!
Hidden "A Novel of Suspense"
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,950. Language: American English. Published: April 30, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A little boy vanishes without a trace, and Detective Dave Munoz is called upon to solve the case. But the people who might have helpful information about the child’s disappearance keep turning up dead. Now, with the help of FBI agent Craig Walker, Munoz finds himself in a race against time. Can the two lawmen find where lost child has been hidden—before it’s too late?
The Next Cool Place
Series: Jim Stanton Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,990. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Millionaire land developer Micky Buchanan's death on a lonely road in Michigan's north country brings his friend, retired investigative journalist Jim Stanton back to a world he had vowed to never revisit. With the help of weekly newspaper publisher Jan Coldwell and her staff, Stanton's questions uncover the virtues and perils of developments that attract the world's richest to unique locales
Cause of Death
Series: Detective Annie Avants, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,310. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
A Serial Killer. Black widow spiders. A race to catch the perp before he strikes again. Meet Robbery/Homicide Detective Annie Avants and her partner, Detective Tom Weston of the Kern County Sheriff's Office in Bakersfield, CA. Cause of Death is a spine-chilling thriller that keeps you guessing right up to the last minute - and makes you wonder about the "normal" people in YOUR daily life.
Replay: Murder
Series: A Morris & Sullivan Mystery. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,230. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013 by Quid Pro Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
AP reporter John Morris and his sassy companion Julia Sullivan get plunged deep into the petty secrets--and jarring violence--of a college town when the football team's QB is killed. In Morris' own hotel room. Legendary coach Harry Carr--hated by all, famous for success--asks Morris to help solve the crime. Morris & Sullivan risk everything to unravel it. Previously published by Ballantine Books.
Secret Bond (Jamie Bond Mysteries #2)
Series: Jamie Bond Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,100. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Catching cheating husbands is Jamie Bond's game. But when evidence about a cold case involving her father suddenly surfaces, Jamie's professional life collides with her personal in a way that has her questioning her loyalties... and those of the people closest to her.