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Clan of the Black Sun
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 88,230. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A mysterious stone of black obsidian holds a magical grip over a rural French clan ripped apart by an ancient curse. The Nazis covet the relic as a weapon of immense power that will lead their armies to victory in the West. The Allies fear rumors of the stone mask a deadly weapon that threatens the invasion of Fortress Europe. The resistance risks annihilation to recover it. EPub format.
The White Light
Price: Free! Words: 44,540. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Travel this road, enter the mysterious world beyond the white light and see if Tessie and Toni follow the light. Do they both go through the white light?
Necro Device: A Dark Suspense Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 99,240. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2014 by DarkGate. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Necro Device is a dark, a tale of betrayal and deception. See if you can solve the mystery. Free for a short time.
Mystery at the Covington Museum, "Ship of Fools", Volume 1
Price: Free! Words: 58,290. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A young orphan girl in search of adventure gets more than she bargained for when she's forced to spend the night inside an enchanted museum.
Into The Nightmare
Price: Free! Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young couple headed home to see family for the holidays takes a detour that leads them to the small town of Rustic Hills, when a group of mysterious strangers change everything. Does Rustic Hills own private eye, Drake Harris have the key?
El Dirigible
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Enormes dirigibles, ordenadores mecánicos, autogiros, armas de rayos, automatones, Joseph M Remesar nos presenta una historia alternativa en un mundo dominado por complejas máquinas de vapor. Una novela steampunk que combina el género policiaco con la más clásica tradición de la Ciencia-Ficción de H.G. Wells y Julio Verne.
Dying Eyes (Brian McDone Mysteries, #1)
Series: Brian McDone Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 68,740. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
With the Christmas and New Year chaos out of the way, it's time for the Preston Police Department to put their feet up and return to normality. But for DS Brian McDone, there is no respite from the frenzy. But for DS Brian McDone, there is no respite. An unidentified young woman is found brutally murdered in a seedy section of the city, her body laced with bruises. Nobody knows who she is...
Mark, There's a Beagle in My Bedroom!
Price: Free! Words: 74,910. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Wannabe secret agents and gumshoes rejoice! By now everyone knows that the Government doesn’t really spy on its own citizens, right? And even if they had the audacity to orchestrate such a devious scheme, what stealthy means would they employ to get the job done? Join Bruce 5 on a pun-filled adventure into espionage and conspiracy theories galore.
Despair
You set the price! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A tyre and repair depot. A busy life. Then it all comes to an end. For someone who works there the outcome is tragedy.
A Cat Caper: A Delilah Duffy Short
Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
There are no mysteries too small for Delilah Duffy, at least not according to her great-grandmother, but missing cats?
A Crab, a Rustler, and an Ostrich: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by QuickHitsPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
It’s just another sunny day in Middleburrow, Florida, when Deputy Sheriff Jake Santo is called to investigate the discovery of a severed finger on a tourist beach. Things only get stranger as reports of an ostrich causing havoc in town leads to an investigation of animal cruelty, greed, and power. Everyone seems to be in on it, but can Santo locate the nine-fingered man before the staties arrive?
Vicious Circle Part I
Price: Free! Words: 39,530. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 by Bluewood Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When a worried listener to The Psychic Connection, a radio programme dealing with the paranormal, calls about what sounds like a particularly nasty case of emotional blackmail by local Tarot reader and self-styled spiritual teacher, Bob Ferris, the programme's resident panel are curious. Meanwhile, the remains of a woman's body have been found in a dried-out creek-bed in Queensland, Australia...
The Apparition - An Andromache Jones Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 15,650. Language: British English. Published: February 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
It is three days since Andromache Jones suffered her ordeal at the hands of The Magician and she doesn't know what to do with herself. She doesn't think that she is up to working. She is not very keen on the idea of getting out of bed. In truth, all she wants is to be left alone. Unlucky for her, Jean Pottersworth is very persistent. Does she have a case that might chase away Mac's blues?
The Mystery of the Dead Squirrels
Price: Free! Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.64 from 11 reviews)
One mysterious death is a tragedy. A second is a coincidence. But a third dead squirrel? That’s murder, Pumpkin.
The Missing Gun
Series: Hawker of the Yard, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 22,430. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
London in the early months of WW2. When a pawnbroker’s assistant is wounded by a gunman wearing a gasmask it looks like a simple case of a bungled armed robbery, but the more Detective Inspector Hawker looks into it, the more confusing it becomes. A red-headed soldier, a missing gun, a dead cat, an empty violin case and a damaged violin are only a few of the threads that have to be unwound.
Gemini Rising (Mischievous Malamute Mystery Series, Book 1)
Series: Mischievous Malamute Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,660. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
There's a body in your alley... A secret reveals you're living a lie... A killer hunts for you... Would you search for the truth if you knew it could kill you? Join AJ and her pals in this suspense-filled page-turner as they race to unravel the mystery of her past, where the pieces of the puzzle bring more questions than answers and the only certainty is the killer’s end game—AJ’s life.
Envision This
Price: Free! Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014 by booksBnimble. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Meet Tubby Dubonnet, easygoing, quick-thinking New Orleans attorney-turned-sleuth and the star of a series of amusing mysteries in which he gets to fight evil and pass a good time--although his preference is generally for the latter. He'd much rather eat shrimp scampi or crab etouffée at one of the many local restaurants he frequents than deal with the demands of his infrequent clients.
The Losers Reward
Price: Free! Words: 52,640. Language: English (South African dialect). Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A gripping mystery crime novel - the mine faces a serious challenge - submit to ruthless intentions or ... . Jake De Villiers, a commodity trader, negotiates the sale of copper ore from a mine located in the northern part of South Africa to interests in a far Eastern Country. The greed factor erupts and the lives of a number of people are turned upside down.
More Than Meets the Eye
Price: Free! Words: 53,900. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
Natasha works as an investigative assistant for a private investigator. She knows that her employer is a werewolf. But during the course of a gruesome murder investigation she discovers something about her self that will change her life forever.
1 Milione d'euro (soldi che scottano)
Price: Free! Words: 15,910. Language: Italian. Published: February 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
ROMANZO. Thriller da una storia vera. Tre ragazzini si ritrovano con 1 milione di euro in banconote fruscianti fresche col profumo ancora della stampa. Ma nell’ombra c’è chi trama per recuperare il tesoro.