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Even When You Win...
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,380. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Wins and losses… In this, the fifth Jim Stanton Mystery, the retired community journalist and his wife Jan reach out to help a family in need only to find themselves plumbing the depths of despair as they confront winning, losing and family values with everything they hold dear hanging in the balance.
My Father the God
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Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth
Rhodesland
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Price: $3.02 USD. Words: 76,630. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A run-in with a secretive fraternity during the Malayan Emergency forces Wildan Caspian, a news photographer, to go underground. Chaos reigns when he stumbles upon a trail that leads him to a conspiracy-strewn world of neocolonialists, tribesmen, godmen and imperialist oddballs—all racing to find a lost sceptre. Wildan joins the race with a bumbling friend, a local rascal and an effervescent bandi
One Little, Two Little, Three Little Indians
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On the banks of the mighty Ottawa River, a young woman is brutally dismembered and tossed into the fast-flowing water. The only clue that the police have is the woman's Aboriginal background. Inspector Joe Donnelly is in a race against time to catch a killer who kills with more and more daring. As he puts the violent clues together, he comes to grips with the darkest chapter in Canadian history.
Misfortune Cookies
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,350. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A most unlikely pair of detectives, best friends Lovita and Sue Jan, “Comb” the countryside with style, sarcasm, and lots of Szechwan. This tale is like good take-out food–definitely worth bringing home.
Ada Unraveled
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,660. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
PI Rachel Lyons discovers a corpse while hiking the recently burned hillsides of Southern California. The coroner rules it death by wildfire but Rachel disagrees. When she joins a group of women who meet not far from where the body was found, she begins to unravel the tangled web of family secrets that led to the old man’s demise.
A Taxing Death
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Series: Jill Quint, MD, Forensic Pathologist. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,720. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Dr. Jill Quint, Forensic Pathologist, is enjoying a vacation with her girlfriends who live in Green Bay, Wisconsin Jill’s visit was scheduled to coincide with what they have long called ‘the most entertaining golf match of the year’. After a gunshot rings out they return to the second green to find Doug Easley dead. Follow Jill and her team as they decipher where the shot rang out from and why.
Seven
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 24,850. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Koans and killings, mayhem and metaphysics, the DoubleNickel Detective stories serve up the usual mix of characters, clues and conundrums. The main character is a brown paper sack, a mutt of mixed ancestry: his father Japanese, his mother Irish. He is sardonic. He drinks. Not your gentleman sleuth, but a private eye who lines up with the hard-boiled boys.
One Breath Brings Death (An Aaron Jaycynth Mystery - Book 2)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,380. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015 by Manifest Vision Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In One Breath Brings Death, the second Aaron Jaycynth Mystery, Aaron is thrust into the underworld of murder, arson, and fraud. Someone is systematically targeting the directors of Remedcon Pharmaceuticals. While investigating the Remedcon arsons, Aaron finds himself at a crossroad in his personal life, when a former colleague wants to become his submissive.
Murder at Naughton Pharms
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Price: Free! Words: 64,990. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
"Murder at Naughton Pharms" is a crime story with humorous edges. It starts out with the everyday zaniness at a drug research facility in Fargo, North Dakota. When our hero Kelly gets a complaint about an old guy asleep in one of the women's barracks, it turns out to be the company COO, and that's just the start.
Vampire in Chaos
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,550. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Tessa's life has plummeted into chaos. Her father is missing, Goran is unconscious and showing no signs of healing, her mother has taken several steps off the deep end and David, well, she'll deal with him when she sees him - if she can find him.
Young Zachary Finding Sunshine
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Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Readers / Intermediate
Two of Zachary's friends attempt to convince him to join them in the search for their football team's missing mascot. This time Zachary has other interests. When Zachary’s interests intertwine with theirs, against his mother’s expressed wishes he decides to help them. They believe a dog-fighting ring kidnapped Sunshine. What happened, when the Police raided the dogfight may surprise you
Pinot Envy
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 66,500. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A spirited story for lovers of mysteries, history and wine. Finstein starts out fast and keeps up the pace until the pieces and places find their unexpected places. Enjoy with the world's oldest beverage.
Dead Air
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,790. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"Frasier Meets Murder She Wrote"—that's how people have described the Talk Radio Mysteries. It's all about a NY psychologist who moves to sunny Florida to become a radio talk show host. Of course, she solves a murder in every book! Start with the first release, DEAD AIR and you'll be hooked on Dr. Maggie.
Sette note e un pescespada - Delitti di provincia 9
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Series: Delitti di provincia, Book 9. Price: $3.23 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: Italian. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Un paesino la cui unica rilevanza storica è un processo medioevale alle streghe... Un incidente misterioso che coinvolge in modo grottesco una intera comunità... Un'arma del delitto a dir poco stravagante... Riuscirà il maresciallo Pucci a districare questa complicatissima matassa?
Coyote's Song
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 50,210. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
There was a legend among the Sierra Band of Miwok Indians. It said that a female would someday become the Shaman of the band and she would reunite the Miwok Indians and make them strong again. Many people believed in the legend, but many did not.. Then, one day in 1989, a little Miwok girl disappeared from her front yard on the reservation. This book is a Prequel to Green Witch, Dead Witch.
Dark Water Dive
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,450. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Homicide detective Hannah Sampson has traded the chill of the Colorado Rockies for the sunnier climes of the British Virgin Islands to become the only underwater CSI for the Tortola Police Department. But a murdered tourist and colleagues eager to sink her career have left Hannah navigating the stormy waters of betrayal, greed, and murder as cold as the deep blue sea...
Family Blood Ties Set 4-6
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 187,390. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
This is a collection of the 4th, 5th, and 6th books in the Family Blood Ties series. This is not the whole series. Each book ends in a cliffhanger. Vampire in Deceit Vampire in Defiance Vampire in Conflict
The CLIMATE CHANGE MURDERS
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,750. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Skyla Merrick is always in some kind of trouble …  In disgrace and suspended, the Cornish-born detective witnesses the first of the bizarre deaths while visiting Arthurs Bay, a coastal fishing village with bigger ideas. When Skyla and local police officer Hugh Fitzpatrick bring their work together, she sees the solution. But can she catch the killer?
The Return of the Fallen Angels Book Club
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Series: A Hollis Morgan Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 76,910. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2015 by Camel Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After obtaining a pardon, Hollis Morgan is a new probate attorney in the Bay Area. Her first two cases are trials by fire. The first involves a vicious family dispute over a disinheritance. She is also hired to file the will and family trust of her former parole officer. Jeffrey introduced her to the Fallen Angels, his other white-collar ex-parolees, who unite once again to solve his murder.