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Another Part Of The Forest
Series: Foxglove Corners Mystery Series, Book 11. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Wings ePress, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A hot air balloon, lost children in the woods, and a collie litter with a supposed curse on it draw Jennet Ferguson into a deadly confrontation. When the passengers in a crashed hot air balloon disappear, Jennet Ferguson tries to find two missing children who were kidnapped by the mysterious Johnston Holiday. Soon afterward, a young girl begs Jennet to find the runaway collie puppy...
The Yellow Room
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 50,420. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Amolibros. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Adventure » General
When Jessica Tate finds an old country house guide in a box after her grandmother’s funeral she is drawn into a mystery that has remained unsolved for over half a century and is set to change her life forever. Intrigued by the house and the family that lived there, she is propelled into a world of disappearances and deceptions, eventually unlocking the secret of the Yellow Room itself.
Unholy Matrimony
Series: A Lucille Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,370. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The hilarious Lucille Mazzarella is back and planning a wedding. But even the worst Bridezilla can’t create the wedding drama she’s about to face in this second book in the series.
The Tomb That Ruth Built (A Mickey Rawlings Mystery)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Sports
Utility infielder Mickey Rawlings has joined Babe Ruth on the 1923 Yankees and is looking forward to playing in his first World Series. But when the body of a murdered bootlegger is found buried in the team’s new stadium, Rawlings is called in to investigate. This is the seventh in Troy Soos's acclaimed Mickey Rawlings historical baseball mystery series.
Redcoat
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,260. Language: American English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
A diplomat is killed in the French Quarter by a sword-wielding man known as the Redcoat. The FBI suspects this is no random murder, and they turn to local historian Emma Eaton for help. As the body count rises, she begins to connect the murders to the fate of a missing soldier from the Battle of New Orleans and a prominent local family with secrets to hide. But is Emma the Redcoat's next target?
Ridgeway Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Murder was certainly not what anyone expected to happen after the closing of the most successful Ridgeway Arts and Cultural Centre art show ever. Ex big-city art gallery manager, Marion Shea, a recent arrival in Ridgeway, put a great deal of effort and time into making the show a success. But neither she nor the committee, made up largely of elderly members ofthe old Ridgeway families, get time to
Women of the Mean Streets
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 103,260. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
These are stories of tough women in hard places. The nights are long, the women are fast, and danger is always a short block or quick minute away. Edited by award winning author/editors J.M. Redmann and Greg Herren, Women of the Mean Streets is an anthology of some of the top, tough women crime writers today, noir stories with a lesbian twist.
Men of the Mean Streets
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 94,570. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Noir has always been one of the most popular sub-genres of the mystery field. Following in the footsteps of such masters of the form as James M. Cain, Raymond Chandler, and Dashiell Hammett, some of the top writers of gay mystery explore this territory of amoral tough guys with a cynical view of the world by giving classic noir a gay twist. Edited by author/editors Greg Herren and J.M. Redmann.
Eeny Meany Miny Die
Series: Cat Sinclair Mysteries, 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,190. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The 2nd Cat Sinclair Mystery novel sees Cat dealing with spoiled stars, fake friends and dangerous deviants. Then there's her love life. Not only does she have to contend with the advances of a sexy one-eyed cop, but her fledgling romance with her boss is looking shaky. It's enough to make a girl think Hollywood wasn't such a crazy place after all.
Death By Ice Cream
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,120. Language: American English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Pismawallops Island is a Puget Sound paradise. . . until the local gadfly shows up dead. Then JJ MacGregor finds out just what she’ll do for the PTA, even while she has to deal with a teenaged son, a Yearbook deadline, and a serious crush on the local police chief.
Saving Gracie
You set the price! Words: 105,100. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Kindle Book Review's Mystery/Thriller Winner! A dead landscaper, an old woman who talks to ghosts, a young police officer, and a boarding house for the mentally ill—what could possibly go wrong? For the reader who delights in the small-town feel of a cozy, but also enjoys a bit of romance, a few cuss words, and heart-wrenching suspense, you must read Saving Gracie.
Drive-Bye (The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries, Book Three)
Series: The Belinda & Bennett Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,190. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
(5.00 from 1 review)
Belinda's blunders have come back to bite her and Bennett in the cupcake. But they're not the only ones with problems. A car crash uncovers the body of an unlikely murder victim. But the more they learn, the more the answer to her death seems to lie in issues that reach far beyond Portside. As the truth comes out, and Belinda's personal life teeters on the edge, she finds help in unexpected ways.
Black Water - Book II of the Mira Morales Series
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,620. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
This suspenseful page-turner from the Edgar Award nominated author, T.J. MacGregor will appeal to fans of Dean Koontz, a psychic travels through the darkest passages of the unknown to apprehend a psychopath who has abducted her daughter. As the sun sets on a deserted Florida beach, a desperate man prepares to take his next victim. The young girl seems just the right age to survive the journey...
Turnbull House
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 88,400. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
London 1891. Former criminal Ira Adler has built a respectable, if dull, life for himself as a confidential secretary. He even sits on the board of a youth shelter. When the shelter’s landlord threatens to sell the building out from under them, Ira turns to his ex-lover, crime lord Cain Goddard, for a loan.
The Affair of the Porcelain Dog
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,750. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
London 1889. For Ira Adler, former rent-boy and present plaything of crime lord Cain Goddard, stealing back the statue from Goddard's blackmailer should have been a doddle. But inside the statue is evidence that could put Goddard away for a long time under the sodomy laws, and everyone's after it, including Ira's bitter ex, Dr. Timothy Lazarus.
Greg Honey
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 78,020. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Honey Agency: If we can't solve your problem, we're sorry. Greg Honey has bigger issues than a sketchy tagline for his one-man detective agency. To start with, his mother is pressuring him to date debutantes, his stalker keeps leaving threatening messages, his new boyfriend is at least four levels higher up on the gay boy food chain, and his best friend, Willa, has lost her panties.
Blue
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,240. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2014 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
One-hundred-and-three-year-old nursing home resident Ruth Brookes holds the key to an unsolved series of murders, and what she knows has never been more important. A psychotic killer is once again stalking gay men in the streets of Austin.
The Missing Man
Price: Free! Words: 58,720. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
For the longest time, nobody even realized that Richard Barnes had joined the ranks of the 2,000 people who go missing each day in the United States. Jack Pelham is assigned to cover the story of the missing man - and he does until he is no longer writing the story, he becomes the story - right up to the point of he himself becoming the missing man.
Dance Floor Drowning
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: British English. Published: March 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Three brutal murders, ten years apart. What connects them? Why is a senior police officer determined to hide the truth? Nostalgic, humorous, and truly intriguing, this whodunit is set in the early fifties in Sheffield England. The sequel to Tuppenny Hat Detective, it's another outing for amateur sleuths, Billy Perks and his pals.
Death March: Bomb Squad NYC Incident 2
Series: Bomb Squad NYC, Incident 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,730. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2014 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
On the eve of the Thanksgiving Day Parade a credible tip comes in: Abu al Djenne, a master bomb maker from the radical Islamist group Sons of Bilal, plans to disrupt the event in spectacular fashion while causing mass casualties. Sergeant Sandy Kahn must crack the case before hundreds of thousands lose their lives in the greatest conflagration New York has ever seen.