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The Holdout
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Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.00 from 1 review)
Two jurors, Ralph and Stan, have a drink in a bar, discussing the rape and murder of a beautiful young woman. A jury stonewalled by a lone holdout means that the accused still walks free—even if he's not the man who killed her.
I Know It Was You
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Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
With money running out, Maggie made the decision to star in an adult film. But what she didn't count on was her boss—and everyone else at work—finding out. Now Maggie's boss won't leave her alone, and he escalates their relationship to the breaking point, and beyond.
He Fell Up
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A daughter's deep connection to her decease father sends her mother searching for the exact cause of her husband’s bizarre death and the answer to her greatest question: Is it possible to fall UP?
Blood Magic
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Price: Free! Words: 6,710. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
When they found the first body, no one batted an eye. That was par for the course in Skid Row. But something with these deaths was off. They were made to look like something supernatural. But I knew better. My name is Rick Danvers and I'm an undercover detective with Robbery Homicide, and before the night is over, I'm gonna get to the bottom of the Skid Row Suicides.
ELI: A Paranormal Encounter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Noble Priest is on a street corner in Chicago holding a sign: Will Wrk 4 Food. A stranger tells Priest things no one else should know. He tells Priest an Escalade will approach and the driver will offer a job. When this occurs, Priest turns to say something to the stranger, but he is alone. Was this a figment of his imagination? How did he know these things about Priest?
The Mystery of Pine Lake
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Meredith McIntyre and her friend Jackie think they'll have a nice vacation up at Pine Lake Motel after graduation. When Meredith finds a human skull in the lake, it sets off a chain reaction leaving bodies behind.
Beaches & Coffee #2
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Series: Skyvalley Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Beaches. Coffee. Weddings. Murder? Is it possible to move on after a troubled past? Or will the past always catch up with you and ruin you in more ways than you can handle? Find out in The Sky Valley Mysteries Book 2: Beaches and Coffee!
The Jumper
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,740. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An old man dies in a public and very strange suicide–or was it murder? Jeff Cramer must figure out which, fast. Nothing about this case appears normal and it could get very dangerous, very quickly.
Looking for Lily
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,610. Language: American English. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Men’s adventure
Detective Rick Owens takes his first dangerous case in his sleepy little town, working undercover to identify the kidnappers of children who have been taken. In order to keep the victims alive, he must join the perpetrators, find the kids, and get them all out safely. But will he get himself kidnapped in the process?
Red Handed: A Katerina Carter Color of Money Mystery
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Series: Katerina Carter Color of Money Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 11,470. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
When Katerina Carter and boyfriend Jace Burton accept an impromptu party invitation, crime is the last thing on their minds. Then a winning wine investment leaves a sour taste in Kat’s mouth and she unravels the clues to a million-dollar wine mystery, all before dinner! Red Handed is a short story and the first in the Katerina Carter Color of Money mystery series.
My Blood Runs Cold - Part One: Lost Souls
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Former lawman turned gun-for-hire Rock Dylan is a man haunted by a terrible past and troubled by a bleak future. But when the most unusual customer he's encountered yet gives him her business, the investigation of one man's murder may lead to all out war -- and the loss of everyone Rock has ever cared about.
Stealing and Stolen
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Price: Free! Words: 9,800. Language: British English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Juliette Creace gave up thieving a long time ago. Even then, she only did it for the greater good. When she met James, everything changed. Suddenly she's helping steal $35 million. Can James steal her heart and 35 million dollars? Or will they both get caught and end up in jail?
Inspecteur Wang
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,050. Language: Dutch. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Een maf mini moord mysterie met een vleugje humor. Wanneer een directeur van een kaasmerk wordt vermoord lijkt er geen enkel aanknopingspunt te zijn om de moordenaar te vinden. En waarom zijn alle kazen eigenlijk neergeschoten? Kan inspecteur Wang de moord oplossen en de dader vinden?
Meander
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Price: Free! Words: 13,920. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Meander has his hands full, preparing the assassination of a local crime lord. He likes to do his jobs neatly and tidy, with no strings attached. His new neighbor Senta should be nothing more than a one-night fling, but she quickly becomes the biggest hurdle Meander has to face in getting the job done.
Coffee, Cupcakes and Murder #1
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Series: Skyvalley Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,540. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Sky Valley Mysteries Book 1: Coffee, Cupcakes, and Murder is a novel that will get you hooked. From finding out who killed Annabeth to knowing her secrets and the secrets of the people around her, join Emmy in this spine-tingling adventure of all sorts and realize that people, good or bad, have their own stories. Read Coffee, Cupcakes, and Murder now! It’s a novel that you certainly want.
Missouri Loves Company - Free Preview: First 23 Chapters (A Rip Lane Novel)
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Price: Free! Words: 14,280. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Former U.S. marshal Rip Lane is traveling through Missouri when he picks up a female hitchhiker in his motor home. The woman is being pursued by the Mob. When the criminals come after Rip he seeks his revenge.
The Sculling Boat: A Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mystery
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Series: Lizzie Borden, Girl Detective Mini-Mysteries, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Sculling Boat tells the story of the very first mystery solved by Lizzie Borden, the Girl Detective of Fall River. When her sister Emma causes an entire boat to vanish, she believes herself to be possessed and goes to her seven year-old sister for advice. The Sculling Boat is the fifth mystery in the Lizzie Borden Girl Detective Mini-Mystery series.
Tea and an Art Thief
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Price: Free! Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Tiffanie Barton helps her police chief father catch bad guys on the sly. If her great aunt found out she would really be in for it. But what she doesn't know won't hurt her. That is, unless she unknowingly invite a notorious art thief to tea.
Dry Spell (A Mercy Watts Short)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,370. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mercy Watts doesn’t believe in ghosts. She might be the only one. When Mercy’s best friend, Ellen, shows up in the middle of the night, shaken and afraid. Mercy starts digging for a truth that might not even exist. Is it a mental illness or has the Missouri drought revealed something that could’ve remained hidden forever?
An American Detective in London
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Series: An American Detective, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,770. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
PI Kelly Sander and her partner in (solving) crime, Michel Philippe, are on holiday in London. However they hadn’t expected to find themselves in the middle of a case, and a poison pen writer, a blackmailer, and a haunted theatre to contend with. Can Kelly and Michel solve the mystery, lay the ghost to rest, and resume their holiday?