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Heaven to Betsy (What Doesn’t Kill You, #5): An Emily Romantic Mystery
Series: What Doesn't Kill You. Price: Free! Words: 115,700. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When a dead body swan-dives into the pool at a wedding, gossip comes to a halt about disgraced paralegal and former rodeo queen Emily. Broke and desperate, Emily takes a job with a sexy criminal attorney where she becomes obsessed with the disappearance of the six-year old daughter of his client. She hunts across two states for the girl, as bodies pile up and her own secrets unravel.
Tin Universe Monthly #22, A First Shot Fired: Part Four
Series: Tin Universe. Price: Free! Words: 4,880. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
A First Shot Fired: Part Four and March installments of Tin Universe Daily
Lost Girls
Series: Crocodile Spirit Dreaming, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 101,910. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Four passports are found of girls who vanished in Australia. The girl who found them has disappeared too. Who are these girls? Where have they gone? A diary and search in Australia and across the world give tiny glimpses and fragments, but their stories remain elusive. The police search, friends and families search and grieve in alternate measure, but five girls remain gone, their fate unknown.
Three-Minute Mysteries Bonus Pack
Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Five mysteries for you to solve. A man is killed.... A store is burglarized.... A boss is poisoned.... A treasure is stolen.... A model is murdered.... Shamus nominee and two-time Derringer winner Stephen D. Rogers puts you in charge of the investigations. Are you up to the challenge of solving these crimes before time runs out?
The Announcement
Series: The Election. Price: Free! Words: 6,670. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Katryn Johnson is an uncommon first time political candidate for office. Political campaigns and conspiracies are common in America. Strange events happen around her. She often does the unexpected. How will she respond to them? World events, fame, and answers to important questions will change Katryn's life and American politics.
Courage Begins: A Ray Courage Mystery Novella
Price: Free! Words: 18,410. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(4.00 from 1 review)
Former college professor Ray Courage starts a new career as a private investigator and tries to crack an unsolved murder for an insurance company.
The Accused
Price: Free! Words: 790. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
This is a story of a man who was framed by an unthinkable woman and accused of doing an unthinkable task.
Dick and Henry: The Space Saga
Price: Free! Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The Space Saga contains five unforgettable tales of deception, greed, and revenge. Watch as Dick attempts to outsmart a broken machine in Robot’s Bluff, as he searches for an answer to the Robot Wedding, and join him and HN-R3 in the search for the missing persons in
Just Breathe
Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A short story about a single mom's child going missing, but nobody recalls the child existing. About 5000 words
Shaded Light: The Case of the Tactless Trophy Wife: A Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 123,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
A weekend house party at a Toronto lawyer’s estate. A young woman’s body in the garden. Enter homicide detectives Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan for their first case together. “He’s white, an abrupt, patronizing veteran, while she’s a recently promoted, vivacious black woman —but... the two rub elbows and tempers to captivating effect.” Publishers Weekly
Shreiber and Tome: Unlucky Vamps
Series: Shreiber and Tome, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,480. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Welcome to Chapter City. Where the undead live alongside humans like everyday people, and where private investigator Lil Shreiber and her partner Michael Tome (ex-warlock) have been enlisted by a vampire prince to help track down a serial killer viciously murdering other vampires. Up against a powerful supernatural creature, and alongside an angry FBI agent who hates them, things soon get bloody.
It Happened at Mount Solitary
Price: Free! Words: 13,760. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Peta has been living in London and having a great time. Then, she finds herself heading home to Australia, as her parents have gone missing whilst bush walking near the town of Katoomba, in the Blue Mountains.
Not Famous in Hollywood (Not in Hollywood Book 1)
Series: Not in Hollywood. Price: Free! Words: 52,160. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
On her first day off in months, Trudie Eyre, personal assistant to the famous and indulged, is called to rescue her client from a potentially career destroying booty call. Finding Hollywood’s Sexiest Man Alive slumped dead in the shower after a night with America’s Sweetheart means Trudie is drawn further into a world where the glamor is only on the surface.
Price: Free! Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Katherine loves her fiancé Johnny, there’s no question about it. But when he appears suspiciously on the scene of a murder, his dark past begins to haunt her and she begins to question his innocence. Can she resolve her feelings of doubt and follow her heart? Millionaire playboy Wesley loves Katherine. The fact that she’s having doubts about her fiancé suits him just fine—he’s having doubts abou
Price: Free! Words: 21,910. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Brought onto the investigation to explore all the leads no one expected to pan out, Officer Morgan finds himself on the trail of the mysterious and elusive Dolls. It's a lead that takes him into a world far stranger and more real than he had ever imagined and into something far more dangerous than he had bargained for.
Toy Soldier
Price: Free! Words: 4,770. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
She sings. “The incy-bincy spider climbed up the water spout… down came the rain and washed the spider out… Out came the sun and dried up all the rain… and… the incy-bincy spider… climbed up the… spout… again.” Her voice croaky and hoarse.
Never Coming Home
Price: Free! Words: 85,260. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lincoln Pierce always wanted to be a private detective, but his life didn't end up the way he expected. His daughter's debilitating disease forced him to make some questionable decisions, and he's been paying for them ever since. He's started looking into a case that could change his entire career, if he doesn't get killed in the process
Psycho Psyche
Series: The Cloud Brother's Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 6,010. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Dr Grenn is a hypnotist, executive, inventor, television personality, and scoundrel. Driven by insatiable greed, he jeopardises the whole world's security and tricks Professor Maurice Masterson into being his scapegoat. Take this short story as a warning, hide it from terrorists, and pray it never comes true…
Engaged To Be Murdered
Series: A James Ellis Mystery. You set the price! Words: 59,240. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Things take a dark turn for Corey Andrews when his fiancée, Amanda Lancaster, is brutally murdered in her apartment. Corey is seen as suspect number on, but his lifelong friends, James Ellis and Miguel Rodriguez, step in to find the killer despite warnings from the sheriff. The friends find out Amanda's murder is eerily similar to a cold case.
Incy Wincy Spider
Price: Free! Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
Louie Breccia, an ex-cop turned private investigator, is desperate for cash and is willing to take on an job that comes his way. When he receives a visit from a long-legged beauty with a dead husband he snaps up the job, not knowing what he is getting himself into.