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The Mystery of the Second Cucumber
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Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
A crime story that Dame Agatha Christie never wrote, but probably should have done. Hercule Poirot investigates the grotesque death of Colonel Brindsley Arundel, helped by his famously incapable friend Captain Hastings and hindered by the Colonel's more than dysfunctional family. Who murdered the Colonel? Who killed beautiful actress Jane Rutherford? What do cucumbers have to do with it all?!
The Misadventures of the Laundry Hag: Skeletons in the Closet: Book 1 in The Misadventures of the Laundry Hag series
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Price: Free! Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A former navy wife is hoodwinked into starting her own cleaning business and is soon up to her elbows in crime and grime.
The Incident - Episode Five - A Sam Jameson Serial Thriller
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Series: THE INCIDENT - A Sam Jameson Serial Thriller, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 21,660. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"Lars Emmerich is right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille, and Frederick Forsyth." - Gene GeRue, Amazon EPISODE FIVE: The fifth installment of the international sensation THE INCIDENT, a Sam Jameson Serial Thriller.
Tin Universe Monthly #16
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Price: Free! Words: 6,130. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
An idea shouted has to be heard to mean something, “Ladies and gentlemen may I have your attention..." Billings Montana is about to become the center of a certain kind of revolution. Tin Universe Monthly #16 brings you the start of a hero. The story of a symbol and an call that will shape a city with triumph and tragedy.
Liars! Thieves!
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You set the price! Words: 33,290. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Drama » European
Everyone is in love with Portia. But at some point you have to wonder if Portia is even real. Are these men in love with Portia, or who they think Portia is?
The Corner of a Circle
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Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Four different character point of views shape a chilling mystery. From page to page gain new insights and discover that the Pricket family is not all that they seem.
Innocent in Las Vegas: A Humorous Tiffany Black Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 47,890. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Cupcake-loving croupier Tiffany Black is determined to leave her job at the casino for good. She's one small step away from acquiring her Private Investigator license, and has her eye on the prize. Accepting her first real case - investigating the murder of casino-mogul Ethan Becker - should be exciting. Instead, things spiral out of control...
Two For Rain
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Price: Free! Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Where are you? A pretty girl’s face on a simple flyer in Mexico. Self proclaimed private investigators Leah and Sebastian Reyes take off on a quest full of twists and turns to solve the mystery of a missing college student. They will encounter a range of dangerous and extremely wealthy suspects snared in centuries-old traditions. All this will lead Leah to ask another question. Is love enough?
Final Transition
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Price: Free! Words: 56,750. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Susan Soble is a fifty-one year old mother of two and a half grown boys. She is also an ex-principal, ex-equestrian, ex-wife and now an ex-best-friend after a brutal murder that she is determined to solve. To the dismay of her detective lover, Susan uses her equestrian, school and family contacts to uncover a suspect in that murder, all the while fending off her increasingly volatile ex-husband.
Morning Tea Near Mitchelton
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Price: Free! Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
'Morning Tea Near Mitchelton' by Ken Blowers, is the third in a series of delightful collections of light-hearted short stories. Join Ken on another journey through eight short stories which are perfect in content and length to read when stopping for a break for Morning Tea. Guaranteed to leave you chuckling with your cuppa!
Partners
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Series: Vegas, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
These characters will grab you and take you on the ride of your life!! Book #1 in a new adventure!!! - Short Story Prequel for Roll the Dice! (Hot Romance & Powerful Suspense - Vegas Series)
Bad For Business
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Series: Cyber Detective, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 25,800. Language: American English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Cyberpunk
Adrian Shetler has had a stroke of bad luck. The window of his PI office has been broken by the body of a dead woman. Law Enforcement Agents of the orbital city largely ignore the crime and don't start an investigation. This is not acceptable to Adrian and he chooses to take on the case himself. However, the killer is quickly covering their tracks. Can he find them before they escape?
Joe Ganzer Adventures
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Price: Free! Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A fortune in Nazi stolen art leaves a London port. Among the treasures, the infamous Maltese Falcon… 
Undead - Detective Saussure Mysteries - Book 1
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Price: Free! Words: 37,830. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In the 1950s, Richard Saussure is a Private Detective with a reputation for never leaving a job unfinished. A man named Lord Hurlingthon contacts him, requesting his abilities to solve a deeply personal mystery: Hugh Hurlingthon is two hundred and thirteen years old and can't die. Saussure will have to discover if this man is telling the truth, and if so, why he can't cease to exist.
The Celestial Op
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Price: Free! Words: 470. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A nod -- and a wink -- to Dashiell Hammett. A nameless operative for the Celestial Detective agency investigates a crime scene.
The Boys of Truxton
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You set the price! Words: 101,360. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A teenage boy serving a life sentence in Truxton, a maximum security youth prison, for the brutal murder of a child. Syracuse Detective Nick Dunbar, who put him there. Sheila, a young scientist at loose ends who takes a job at Truxton as a math teacher. The three collide in a story filled with twists and turns that are guaranteed to keep the reader in a state of constant suspense.
The Village of Gerard's Cliff
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Price: Free! Words: 38,150. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2014 by R. E. Vick. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Recent widow Allie Colborne is busy running The Colborne Inn, located in the Village of Gerard's Cliff on the coast of Maine, when mysterious guest Connor Garrison arrives for an extended stay. She quickly finds herself drawn into danger, adventure and romance as the days unfold.
C’est la faute d’Humphrey
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Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 6,890. Language: French. Published: May 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Que se passe-t-il ces jours-ci ? Il semble que Humphrey Bogart, James Cagney, John Wayne et d'autres vedettes du cinéma du milieu du 20e siècle se soient donné rendez-vous à Paris et dans sa banlieue. Ils sont revenus pour commettre des crimes. En toute logique ce sont les deux membres du SPES qui sont chargés de cette enquête atypique. Résoudront-ils cette énigme ?
The Security Breach
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You set the price! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The chief security officer at a government contracting office is hauled into a sexual harassment investigation at work. While he's away from his desk somebody is taking advantage of the opportunity and hacking the company servers, which contain sensitive government information. Is the accuser in on the attack? Was the harassment claim part of a larger gambit?
Dead Faces in the Rain: A Crime Mystery Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
He’s an FBI agent hunting down whoever it is that committed the most heinous crime he’s ever seen. There are bloody faces planted on stakes everywhere. It’s a rainy day, meaning that a blood-stained stream is flowing all around. A town has been ruined, and what kills him the most is that deep down he knows who did this. It was his identical twin, his own brother.