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Gunn Takes a Gander by Nikki Nelson-Hicks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,270. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Horror » Occult
1920's, New Orleans. Barrington "Bear " Gunn is a WWI veteran who decides to live the life of his pulp heroes and open up a detective agency. Unfortunately, the gumshoe business is more about avoiding bill collectors than punching bad guys. Then one day, a terrified musician on the run comes to him for help. A few hours later, Bear Gunn is up to his belt buckle in voodoo, goons and geese.
Death Squad: Part One - Secrets & Lies by Lee Atterbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Bison, Wyoming was a sleepy little town. Which is exactly why Deputy Jim Taylor moved there in the first place. All he’d wanted was peace, quiet, solitude and plenty of room to ride his horse Buck in the mountain wilderness he loved. Then he found the first dead body and an avalanche of killings and media attention began. Now the FBI wants to know if Deputy Taylor could be involved.
Soutee - The Complete First Story by Dale Wiley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Steve Soutee is a lawyer, a ladies man, a master gardener and chef, and the man you need in a pinch. When a bailiff runs off with $25,000, Soutee is hot on his trail at the behest of the judge, with a bevy of beauties, a paternity accusation and a new woman who just may know where the money is hidden.
Jigsaw Jill Christmas Slaying in Italy by Gary Hancock
Price: Free! Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The last vacation Jill, Rosie and Wanda Gayle had taken was to London. Murder and mayhem had ensued. Now Jill was trying to make up for it with a ski trip to Italy. Romance, snow and murder are also on the agenda.
Hoody and his gyal 9 by Nicholas Vaughan
You set the price! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
I have put all eight separate short stories called Hoody and his Gyal in one book. They are all linked to each other. The first introduces a couple. The second adds some other people. The third starts to combine all stories with a dramatic conclusion and a twist. And now I have written "Hoody And His Gyal 9"
Touches Electricity by Sean Monaghan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,550. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018 by Triple V Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Damian feels a tingling surge of electricity. But is it going to help him figure out what's going on with Carina? A quirky tale of friendship, mystery and angst, with just a dash of electricity on the loose. From the author of "Turns to Water" and "Walks Through Walls".
Abagail The White Indian Maiden by firstname.lastname@example.org
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,930. Language: American English. Published: January 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When the United States was in formation, it is known that at times the Native Americans would kidnap children. This is the true story of little Abagail, a three-year-old, the youngest of ten children. The author added missing parts, although matched to history, putting this as fiction.
Overworked by Kristine Kathryn Rusch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Detective Mick Hanrahan finds himself subpoenaed back to Seavy County, Oregon, for a homicide case involving his former job, he dreads every minute of it. But Mick quickly discovers the case, which he thought a slam-dunk, involves angles he never expected. In a small county with understaffed legal and law enforcement departments, Mick might hold the key to preventing any further injustice.
Cold Case by MacShayne
Series: Mitch Crowne Universe, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Wendy Chaplin was nineteen years old when her body was found near Sennen Cove, a little Village located in the outskirts of southwest England. Her wealthy parents hire Robert McEachran to shine a fresh sight on their daughter's murder. Together with Deputy Sherrif Christina Carter, McEachran soon finds himself in life danger when connections are made with other Cold Cases in the area.
The Fateful Stranger by Imran Mehboob
Price: Free! Words: 2,600. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An Honest Joe attempts to dabble his luck in the life of crime and encounters a fateful stranger who could either be a good friend or a sinister enemy. Read on to know the fate of the Honest Joe.
Self Portrait, A Jade Weekes Art Mystery by Judith Gaines
Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Emerging from the oily waters of the Seine, Jade Weekes has no memory of her past, and her only useful skill appears to be planning art thefts, usually just a few steps ahead of organized thieves. Self Portrait, the short fiction prequel to the novel WIRED, is the story of how Jade transforms from victim to thief.
It's Tutu Much by L.L. Bartlett
Series: Life On Victoria Square. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,020. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Bullies come in all shapes, sizes, and ages. Dana Milton finally opens her own dance studio on Victoria Square and one of her Broadway Babies (age 8) is a classic tyrant. Can she teach her students about respect for one another—and when it’s time to stand up for oneself, or is it all tutu much?
Skylar Saffron, Librarian Detective: Part 4 by Michelle Zaffino
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,370. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018 by In the Stacks Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
My name is Skylar. I'm a 23-year old digital librarian living in San Francisco. I thought I would be intellectually satisfied working at this cool, historic yet chic, jewel box of a library downtown, and going out with friends, but then something tragic happened, and now I'm learning ethical computer hacking skills and solving crimes. Cover art by Kim Frohsin
The Astonishing Adventures of Winston Fluffybottom by Colm Hogan
Price: Free! Words: 11,760. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime(5.00 from 1 review)
Winston Fluffybottom is a seasoned private cat detective that solves crime with his sidekick turtle Professor Winkles. The Curse of the Jade Orangutan is a tale about a fabled, supernatural object, a criminal animal kingdom and a mysterious kitten at the centre of it all.
A One Horse Open Sleigh by Alexandra Amor
Series: A Town Called Horse Short Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,910. Language: English. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a toddler goes missing, Constable Jack Merrick answers the call for help. Tagging along Julia Thom, schoolteacher and part-time sleuth finds herself pressed into service to help solve the mystery of the missing boy.
Write Your Best Seller by F Michael Rodriguez
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 14,170. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural(5.00 from 1 review)
Want to write like a best selling Author? Tired of spending hundreds of dollars, study time and struggling through writer's block? Looking for a gold mine of characters to build from? In, Write Your Best Seller, you will get insight on creating human-like characters, understanding how narrative works and how to improve your writing with just one simple technique!
Barbara Cleverly - Best Reading Order - with Summaries & Checklist by Albie Berk
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
BARBARA CLEVERLY READING LIST WITH SUMMARIES - UPDATED 2017 CHECKLIST INCLUDES ALL BARBARA CLEVERLY FICTION NOVELS AND SHORT STORY COLLECTIONS BARBARA CLEVERLY Fan? Get the most pleasure out of your reading. Don’t miss a single BARBARA CLEVERLY book and read them all in the best order. Don’t waste your money on a book list that’s out of date or one that doesn’t include story summaries.
The Boy Next Door by Josh Lanyon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
For the last fourteen years, former celebrated Boy Detective Merle Madison has been trying to build a grown-up career for himself as a private investigator. There are just two problems: there’s not a lot of serious crime in the small town of Hayvenhurst—and Police Chief Isaac Ramsay keeps denying Merle’s application for a PI license.
White Christmas (A Live To Tell Short Story) by Bianca Sloane
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
My name is Jillian Morgan, wife of Dr. Charles Morgan. You’ve probably heard of us. Because of the murder. In this “Live To Tell” short story, it’s Christmas time for The Morgans, though it’s far from a merry holiday. Because this White Christmas will be bloody—and for one Morgan, the last Christmas ever . . .
The next generation of bakers street by Sibte ali
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 11,510. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Wit meet the murder in the bustling city of London! Can the grandchildren of Sherlock save the city against the evil powers?