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Teen Cops 'A Time for Redemption'
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Price: Free! Words: 30,840. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Thrilling. Inspirational. Action packed. This first book in the series is sure to leave you craving for more... The lives of five teenagers are about to be changed forever. Whilst serving time in a juvenile correction centre, they receive an unexpected offer from the Washington State Police. With nothing to lose, the teens grab the chance to earn their shot at redemption.
Under Mary's Oak
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Series: The Laura Jessop, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 49,800. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Laura Jessop is less than impressed when Detective Inspector Dave Jenkins arrives to investigate the discovery of a dead body on her school’s sports’ field.
Rule of Thumb
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Price: Free! Words: 50,810. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
(5.00 from 1 review)
The network of the future is always on...until THEY cut you off. In the social network of the near future, to lose your connection is to be one of the Nameless. And privileged elite Adrien Faulk is about to find out just how quickly you can be cut off from the world when they don't steal your identity, they ERASE it.
Alt.Confessions
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Price: Free! Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Bradford Crodin is an online predator who has gone too far. His tactic is confessions. He listens, understands, and invades the privacy of the person he pursues. He is successful at this, his perverted game. Too successful. This story takes place in the mid-1990s, when the Usenet was all the rage, and more or less the Facebook of its day.
Not Forgiven, Not Forgotten
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Price: Free! Words: 9,690. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Ozark private eye Walt Records returns a client's retainer since her husband is not cheating on her. Walt Records is a nice guy like that. Or so he says. Local merchants, drug dealers, a preacher, and an insurance scam threaten the wellbeing of the small Ozark town Records tries to protect. Through the unexpected help from his lover, Records faces off against crook and crime in this novelet.
The Enemy We Know
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Series: The Letty Whittaker 12 Step Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 90,810. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Psychotherapist Letty Whittaker, a professional secret keeper, has a secret of her own. When a client begins a campaign of twisted harassment, Letty fights to protect her new-found, and fragile, sobriety. After someone murders Wayne, Letty expects the "gifts" of mutilated dolls and freaky Shakespearian sonnets to stop. They don't. Who is killing for Letty? And who will kill again?
A Royal Mess
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Price: Free! Words: 7,660. Language: British English. Published: July 31, 2013. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Dee Whittaker and her estranged husband Gareth, are destined to become a crime fighting double act. However, it's the calm before the storm. With her marriage still holding together, Dee dips her toes into the world of indie publishing. She joins an internet forum, unaware that the very people she asks for help, will eventually send her life spiralling out of control, landing her in mortal danger.
Popcorn, Lollipops, and Porn
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Price: Free! Words: 8,490. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A private detective chases a burglar onto the midnight streets of Boston and discovers the oddest artist he's ever seen. Terrified that her secret identity will wreck her real life, the artist can't imagine the havoc Mike's about to cause. A short story containing no porn whatsoever, the title refers to a comment made by one of the story's three compelling main characters.
DE O A 23. ASESORÍA
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Price: Free! Words: 13,600. Language: Spanish. Published: July 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Llega un tiempo en el que todos hemos de elegir nuestro camino, unas veces es suficiente con avenirse y aceptar lo que el destino nos ha puesto delante de la senda que ya pisamos, en otras ocasiones, el ser humano se decantará por una forma de vida distinta, de ruptura con su entorno, y ha de confiar en que la suerte le acompañará.
A Life of Death: 2
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Historical Society offers proof Alex’s visions are real, but he begins to question whether his ability is a blessing or a curse. Uncertain, Alex attempts to use it to see his dead father again and speak for those in need. But his newfound aspirations may unveil skeletons hidden close to home.
A Life of Death: 1
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Series: A Life of Death, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Homicide detective Alex Drummond is confronted with the past through his son’s innocent question. Alex’s tale of his troubled senior year unfolds revealing loss, drunken abuse, and mysterious visions of murder and demonic children. Is he going insane? With the help of his close friend Paige Kurtley, Alex must find the source of his misfortune and ensure his sanity.
Beginning Detective Tips, A Floyd Sisters Mystery
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Series: Floyd Sisters Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 2,820. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Floyd sisters give advice to others on how to think and act like a sleuth.
Les Bêtises
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Price: Free! Words: 3,450. Language: French. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nouvelle. Un homme voit sa vie changer entre la réalité et ce qu'il en imagine, due à l'omni-présence des femmes.
The Visitor - Lionhead Edition
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Series: The Dark Corner, I. Price: Free! Words: 3,140. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dana Johansen is living in a nightmare. Someone is watching him. Showing up in places he least expects. They are dogged and relentless. Now, they're in his home. There is no running. If Dana doesn't deal with this unwanted visitor, he'll destroy him. Something has to be done. Tonight.
Freedom's Sins
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Price: Free! Words: 66,770. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
The author of a bestselling memoir, Love and Madness, My Private Years With George C. Scott, Karen Truesdell Riehl turns to fiction in this tale of love, sex, suicide and scandal in a small town in Indiana.The charred remains of the Cameron house is the site of an unsolved arson fire, evoking fear and fascination in those with hidden connections to it.
Solomon & Lord Sink or Swim
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Price: Free! Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Fast-talking lawyer Steve Solomon is a beer and burger guy while law partner Victoria Lord is a Chardonnay and paté gal. Steve plans a mysterious boat trip. He claims he's going fishing with Manuel Cruz, but Victoria isn't buying it. She knows that Cruz stole a bundle from Steve's favorite client. Victoria hops aboard to find out just what Steve has planned. The answer could get them both killed.
We Don't Know Jack
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Series: Andrew Stone Mysteries, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 62,960. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Graft, murder and treachery in a tranquil academic setting. Dr.Andrew Stone, a successful but languishing professor, finds himself a suspect in the murder of his best friend, Jack Carniger. Influenced by his beloved fictional Scottish detective Rebus, Andrew forms an unlikely alliance with a young police detective to solve the mystery.
The Conspirator's Agenda
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Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013 by S.K. OToole. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective story about Nick Larkman.
Interview Room 9
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Series: The Squad B archives, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Squad B archives Vol: 1 - In 2032 Essex police pull over a suspect for a simple driving offence. The suspect’s demeanour and bag full of firearms indicate to Officer Trent that this isn’t going to be an ordinary interview.
Enigma
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Price: Free! Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 10 reviews)
Dick Love is a 42-year-old detective from New York now living and working in London. And if given the choice he’d just as soon stay alive. He has a pregnant boxer relying on it.