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The Romanée Vintage
Price: $6.20 USD. Words: 78,360. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2017 by CrimeSceneBooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The third in the Inspector Truchaud ‘wine and crime’ mystery series set in the vineyards of Burgundy sees Truchaud following up a mysterious phone call, with explosive results.
Southern Cross
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,760. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Brazil: beaches, babes, samba. Will Bryant is not living in that Brazil. São Paulo is a seething megalopolis of twenty million, built on fast money and old lies. Will is a Canadian in exile, a disgraced ex-cop teaching English to feed his family when he lands a different sort of job, to find out why wealthy men with filthy habits are being blackmailed. The answer will take Will Bryant...
A Slaying in the Orchard (A Danger Cove Farmers' Market Mystery)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 16. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Labor Day weekend starts with a bang in Danger Cove when a dead body is found in the orchard of Maria Dolores' mentor and maybe-boyfriend, Merle! With Merle tied up, Merle tied up, leaving Maria on her own to run the local farmers' market and wade through the nearly endless array of suspects. Can she prevent another murder in the market... or will she end up the next victim?
The Last Laugh
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,710. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Last Laugh - A murder of comic proportions Think murder isn't funny? Someone thinks it is. Someone with a sick sense of humor is murdering comedians one by one so they can win the competition to be the last comic standing. Join detective Fitzhugh and his beautiful partner, detective Lynn Kelly, as they try to figure out the punchline before more comedians die.
Se me va + El Cruce + Un Comienzo para un Final. De 3 en 3
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 103,560. Language: Spanish. Published: August 20, 2017 by PROMeBOOK. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Se me va. Un novela hilarante protagonizada por tres locos de los que te enamorarás. El Cruce. La nueva novela de ciencia ficción de J. K. Vélez. Si nunca has leído nada de este autor, échale un vistazo a los primeros capítulos e intenta no engancharte. Un Comienzo para un Final. Puede ser el principio de la locura o, quizá... Tres excelentes lecturas que disfrutarás de principio a fin.
Matt: A Matt Godfrey Short Thriller Trilogy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,210. Language: American English. Published: August 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
"Matt" is a short novella thriller trilogy "They murdered my wife two years ago.. Tonight, you die. I am Matt, your nightmare!" On a quiet night like any other, Matt, returns home to his gorgeous villa, only to find his wife brutally murdered. A soft verdict against the culprits, a gang of violent teenagers, spins Matt's relatively calm & collected demeanor into something far more sinister...
Penchant for Vengeance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,660. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Charlottesville, Virginia, Police Detective Luke McGinty has a closet filled with demons, along with a few skeletons; a steady job, but no steady partner or girlfriend; and is still married to his wife Sallie, even though she’s been dead for three years. Then his detective work takes a turn for the worse when a body is discovered at the downtown mall...
Death but No Taxes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,140. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
After ten years in the Coast Guard, graduation from the Academy, and receiving his MBA, Joe Traynor takes his first real job at a small nonprofit agency in Albany, New York, working to help impoverished youth. But when he discovers a national rip-off and money-laundering scheme, Joe fears that he might have bitten off more than he can chew...
Murder on the Titanic
Price: Free! Words: 116,640. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
As the Titanic sinks, a notorious playboy aristocrat is murdered. Professor Axelson and his assistant Agnes question the survivors under hypnosis, revealing a dark conspiracy. The quest becomes a breakneck life-and-death chase across an ocean and two continents... ...and Agnes finds, as the whole world stands on the brink of war, that she alone has the power to save it. Or destroy it.
Caught in the Act
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,110. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Charlie's back, and this time she - well, she lets a murderer escape. Oops. Now she has to track the killer down, which would be a lot easier if she wasn't still healing from her last scrape with a murderer. And it's not just her injuries slowing her down. The constant nightmares about that guy she stabbed aren't helping either.
The Insomniacs' Club
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,340. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Japanese ex-pat Naoka sees her new life in England changed forever after being saved by an irresistible force called Henrietta. United by their insomnia and newfound friendship, the pair is thrown into the centre of a high profile kidnapping case - and Henrietta for one is determined to stick her nose in where it does not belong.
Malicious Pursuit
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017 by Bella Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Desperate to protect her daughter, Ruth Ferguson kidnaps the four-year-old and flees in the dead of night. That same night, Spencer Rollins stumbles upon a coworker's murder. Terrified by the scene, she bolts, only to be pursued by federal agents who might even be the killers. When their frantic lives collide in Manassas, Virginia, each woman's fate.
Lost Girl Diary
Price: Free! Words: 106,580. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Four passports of four vanished girls. The one who found them is missing too. A dead man's diary may contain the vital key. A search begins in Australia and across the world.
1888-The Ripper File
Price: $3.99 $0.99 USD. (75% off!) Words: 70,760. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
“Welcome to Jack the Ripper 101. My name is Dr. Teagan Faelynn. I know the true identity of history’s most notorious serial killer – because he came for me.” Join the Paranormal Institute for Research and Rescue.  And travel back in time to solve a centuries-old mystery – if you survive…
Perfect Sinners
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Ellen Harper is plunged deep into a murder investigation when she and her forensic department are called to the site of a double homicide involving corpses in the Chicago River. The second body, the daughter of a CPD Detective, also happens to be the subject of her dad's, Big Harv Patterson's, first case as a private detective. Was it a random act or was Ramona Ackles killed to send a message?
The Arrangement
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
The hardest part of his latest assignment is pretending he wants a wife. That is what he has to do to capture the Star Elite's traitor. What he doesn't expect is for Briony's help to be so invaluable he cannot face the prospect of letting her go when the assignment ends. He has no choice, though, when Sayers decides he wants her too. Can Kerrigan rescue her before Sayers claims another victim?
Killing at the White Swan Inn
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,440. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When Margot Costain left her New York publishing firm to run The White Swan she didn't expect gunfire on the first day. But a killer was amongst her guests.
A Lamentation of Swans
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 63,570. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Bold Strokes Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two years ago, Ariel Montgomery left her wife and ran away from the beautiful estate of Sea Oats after an enormous argument. Older and wiser now, Ariel has returned to Sea Oats to try to save her marriage—only there is something sinister going on at Sea Oats.
Firebrand
Series: Eliza Carlisle Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,090. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What’s worse than getting dragged into a murder investigation because you tried to help a friend? Getting dragged into a murder investigation, drug ring, and criminal syndicate because someone mistakes you for a friend of your most despised coworker. Eliza has never hated Danielle more, but helping her is the only way to save herself. After that, Danielle is fair game.
Death of a Scam Artist
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017 by Encircle Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In Death of a Scam Artist, a financial hatchet man who dislikes old people, accepts the job of turning around a failing retirement home and undergoes a life-transforming experience in the world of geezers and geezerettes. He must deal with a suspicious death, a scam, a hit man, an unexpected romance and retired magician Jerry Rhine and his five whacky sidekicks known as the Jerry-atrics.