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Don't Shoot the Messenger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,160. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Crossings somewhere in West Texas is a small county with its own problems. In the aftermath of a corrupt sheriff, influenced by a ruthless resident, the new Sheriff, Chris Winters is putting the town back in order. A job that is not easy but just when the area seems civilized…
da kid
Series: Harry Mickey Shorts Mysteries. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 108,460. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016 by WolfSinger Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Harry Mickey Shorts is back. This time dealing with a young con-artist who is also the key to saving a small country club from another group of ruthless con-artists determined to 'steal' if from the rightful owners. All this action and Harry's normal action fill the pages of da kid.
The Old Lady Detective Agency
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,110. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Betty and Pam are two inept detectives that sometimes try to solve a case, when they are not too busy watching reality television and eating birthday cake.
The Damp Fedora: Noirvella #1 of a Serial of Intrigue
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: American English. Published: September 26, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
THE DAMP FEDORA, a Noirvella of a Serial of Intrigue by Kate Pilarcik. 1st in series. THE DAMP FEDORA introduces 1940's detective Nelle Callahan, gal gumshoe with gumption, with a case that struts its stuff like the breeze off a good Narragansett sail. Brisk. Brash. Knowing where the wind's coming from, and yet … wondering.
Work & Wagers: (David Wagers Case #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 43,370. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Between the investigation of an unsolved murder, an understaffed office, and the development of an alluring new friendship, there's never enough time to play for P.I. David Wagers. But make no mistake -- David Wagers is not a dull boy.
The Crime Cafe Short Story Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Five Thrilling Stories from Crime Writers Featured on the Crime Cafe podcast! Bonus interviews with the authors included!
Tangled Webb
Series: Dark Webb, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,380. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2016 by Shelfless Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Thaddeus Webb has run away. Again. On the edge of Edinburgh he’s trying hard to stay out of trouble. Now it looks like trouble has found him.
Death Comes to Lake Como
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The third in the series of The Back Bay Investigation, it opens with Fang Chen and his new bride corresponding with their friend, Ann Lee, while on vacation in Italy. Things quickly turn sinister when a nurse for a wealthy American tourist and a retired cook are murdered. Rich with surprise at every twist and turn, it is an intriguing murder mystery set in the lush setting of Italy's Lake Country.
A Mary MacDougall Mystery Duet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The year is 1901 and Mary MacDougall has a rather improbable ambition—to become a consulting detective. With her nose in mystery novels, Mary MacDougall dreams of bringing villains to justice—despite the disapproval of her wealthy father and almost everyone she knows. A Mary MacDougall Duet includes the two novellas that recount her first two adventures.
Death of a Cheat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,510. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Death of a Cheat: A Gendarme Trenet Novel Book 2 by J.R. Ripley
Deadly Legacy ~ An Emmeline Kirby/Gregory Longdon Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,110. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A month after trying to track down the killer of her friend Charles Latimer, Emmeline finds herself in a car that has crashed on a lonely country road in Kent with a dead man as her companion. How did she come to find herself in this predicament? It all started with a man named Ambrose Trent, the fiancé of her friend Claire Sedgwick. But there’s something not quite right about him...
The Adventure of the Beryl Anarchists - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,880. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A deeply distressed banker enters 221B Baker St. His safe has been robbed and he is certain that his motorcycle-riding sons have betrayed him. Highly incriminating and embarrassing records of the financial and personal affairs of England's nobility are now in the hands of blackmailers - the Beryl Anarchists they call themselves - all passionately involved in motorcycle riding and crime.
The Crime Cafe 9 Book Set
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 682,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
A boxed set of nine stories by crime fiction writers featured on the Crime Cafe podcast with bonus interviews!
The Writer's Symphony
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,910. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fairy tales, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The Writer's Symphony is a collection of short tales tackling different problems related to the modern world, through characters with different personalities. Forced to be part of a tale mixing sadness, pain and happiness, only they can decided the outcome of their own story. Or at least, that is what they think.
Death Is Not Forever
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,660. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
DEATH IS NOT FOREVER, a Barefield Novel by Trey R. Barker. 3rd in series. "Trey R. Barker just might be the closest successor to Jim Crumley we have. Both hail from Texas and both have written some of the grittiest noir prose on God's damned earth." — Vincent Zandri
Cause to Run (An Avery Black Mystery—Book 2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,060. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In CAUSE TO RUN (An Avery Black Mystery—Book 2), a new serial killer is stalking Boston, killing his victims in bizarre ways, taunting the police with mysterious puzzles that reference the stars. As the stakes are upped and the pressure is on, the Boston Police Department is forced to call in its most brilliant—and most controversial—homicide detective: Avery Black.
Before he Sees (A Mackenzie White Mystery—Book 2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,740. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
From Blake Pierce, bestselling author of ONCE GONE (a #1 bestseller with over 600 five star reviews), comes book #2 in a heart-pounding new mystery series.
The Box of Cards - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,150. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Two teenagers, a brother and a sister from a strict religious family disappear. The parents are alarmed but Scotland Yard says they are just off sowing their wild oats. A horrific, gruesome package arrives in the post and it becomes clear that a terrible crime is in process. Sherlock Holmes is called in to help.
Old Jewels
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mystery and mayhem at the Golden Harvest Retirement Village lead a trio of elderly ladies to band together as HML Investigations: aka the Tricycle Girls, as they track a ring of jewel thieves. Following clues and suspects bring new friendships and unexpected danger. Their first case might be their last.
Gli omicidi della sirena
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,420. Language: Italian. Published: September 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Il Cacciatore è ancora là fuori… e gli omicidi sono ripresi.