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Dead On A Rival
You set the price! Words: 77,460. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Det. Carina Quintana’s latest challenge takes on an unwelcome personal flavor in the harrowing Dead On a Rival. The accidental fall of a handsome Brazilian tycoon from a luxury cruise ship in the Caribbean interrupts Carina’s holiday & triggers an investigation that alternates between high-stakes international mega-businesses & slimy local politians. Happily Pete Simpson is along for the ride.
The Last Straw
Price: Free! Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Aileen knew her son Bobby had always been a rebel and hated authority growing up. . But at 29, he found a woman she hoped would settle him down. Until the phone call came, saying that he had killed the mother of his children during one of their many violent fights when the knife she threatened him with with was turned on her during the struggle, causing her death.
A Shot in the Bark (A Dog Park Mystery)
Series: Lia Anderson Dog Park Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,520. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Would you recognize a serial killer if you met one? Talked to one every day? Artist Lia Anderson doesn't, and neither does anyone else at the Mount Airy Dog Park. But a violent death brings Detective Peter Dourson into the close-knit group, and he is convinced someone is not who they seem. As the investigation uncovers secrets, Lia struggles with warring emotions while a killer watches and plans.
About Hana
Series: The Hana Du Rose Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 155,720. Language: British English. Published: November 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Awarded a Readers' Favorite 5 star review. Hana has given up on life and love but a brutal mugging causes her to wake up and face both. Men are hunting her and she has no idea why and a handsome new colleague causes her to doubt her singleness. Shrouded in mystery and intrigue, Hana discovers that love will find a way, whether she likes it or not.
The Man Who Never Was
Price: Free! Words: 83,820. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
In 1986, Derwenthaugh Coke Works closed, and demolition began. A strange discovery halts the regeneration plans. As there is no obvious explanation as to why these artefacts are there, the police become involved. The only clue which offers any progress points to events which took place many years ago. When a young police officer thinks she has seen one of the objects before, the intrigue thickens.
The Caught
Price: Free! Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
Odd-job boy Jack Leroyson, he just don’t get it. They’re saying his screen-goddess employer’s just gone and died from a drug overdose. So how come no one’s mentioning the early morning visits of all those White House staff? How come no one’s sure when she died? Rogue CIA agent Brad Friedberg tells Jack straight; sometimes you’ve just gotta accept lies as the truth. But Jack, he just don’t get it.
Chloe Babineaux Private Investigator
Series: Chloe Babineaux, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 109,250. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
Chloe is a private investigator hired to find a missing painting. Chloe's brother and his hot, new partner are detectives in the Rapides Parish Sherriff's Department keep getting in her way. They don't slow her down but the person shooting at her does. But doesn't stop her from her task. Chloe's adventure is funny to everyone but her.
Who likes Short Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In 2012 Pete Sortwell did something no one had ever done before: he wrote a book based entirely on Amazon product reviews. The book was so successful, he wrote a series. The series was so successful, he spent the next year releasing other projects he’d been working on. Now, for the first time the stories he wrote while learning his craft are available in ebook and in paperback.
Global Computer Syndicate, The Unseen Mysteries of the World, Can You Solve the Case?
You set the price! Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
The Computer Syndicate is a fictional short story that combines satellite photography with a story to unravel the location of a hidden syndicate known only as The Computer. It integrates the potential for web browser use of endless hours of online entertainment once the locations have been found. There are a ton of locations on the planet that create similar style photos as the ones in my book..
Anima Mundi
Price: Free! Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the strands of time collide the pursuit of truth can lead to dangerous places, dark places in the obscure recesses of a world long forgotten. Anima Mundi - the animating spirit of all living things, the force of nature that drives our powerful instinct for survival. Janet Slade discovered what it meant for both the living and the dead. Is this the reason she disappeared without trace?
Murder At The Panionic Games
Series: Bias of Priene. Price: Free! Words: 77,050. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2013 by BrukatPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Set in the Greek city-state of Priene in 650 B.C., this fascinating murder mystery opens with Bias, the protagonist, being stalked by a murderer at the sacred grounds of the Panionion, the religious and political center of the Ionic League. As Bias crouches at the back of a cave, he recalls the events of the previous weeks which led him to his predicament.
Closed Door
Series: Angela Hunter, #1. Price: Free! Words: 21,510. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Frustrated because of a constantly closed door in her house, Angela eventually opened it and the heart-wrenching discovery left her speechless. The detectives assigned to the mysterious discovery dug deep into it, and their investigation led to something bigger.
Cassandra's Last Spotlight (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries - Christmas)
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries. Price: Free! Words: 5,380. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Nine months after the same sex marriage of retirees FBI senior investigator Charlotte Diamond and movie box-office actress Brenda Brandon/Boynton (See the eighth in the Charlotte Diamond Mystery Series, Horrid Honeymoon) the two are putting on a Christmas program at the Curtain Call retirement home for movie folks. The Christmas concert is intended to bring together the townspeople of the riversid
The Locket
You set the price! Words: 5,770. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Angela Forrest is bored and that's never a good thing. After a bout of the flu she is looking for a little excitement, so she decides to try her hand at the art of detection. As she works on perfecting her 'tailing' abilities, she manages to find a real crime - and solves it!
A Girl Without A Home
Price: Free! Words: 2,810. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Based on true facts: I was jogging one late night and came across a young girl, whom seem to be lost and looking for her home. She has been trying to get to her home for at least 2 whole years and was unsuccessful.
Gypsy Gulch (short story) A Moon Dancing Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 10,310. Language: American English. Published: November 7, 2013 by Next Step Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Western
When bodies are found in the Wyoming desert, Samantha takes it seriously. She is determined to find the Gypsy Gulch killer...even if it kills her.
Last Stop
Price: Free! Words: 15,130. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Last Stop is a tale about a young man who boards a New York City subway and is shot death. What happens up to the time of the shooting is the mystery. As police try to unravle a case that seems open and shut they find out...
Deadly Magic (A Grace Holliday Cozy Mystery)
Price: Free! Words: 99,840. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When toy maker, Grace Holliday, attends a magic show on Halloween, she is surprised to discover her boss' wife planning to appear as a magician's assistant. She's even more surprised when the lady dies on stage a few hours later. Was it a tragic accident, suicide or murder? Grace is convinced it was murder and the only question she has is which one of her co-workers is a murderer.
The long night of the fireflies
Price: Free! Words: 53,890. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What can a boy who becomes a teenager all by himself do? A boy who is afraid of priests and lives in a house in the company o f ghosts? Who runs from school even though he is afraid of nothing? What can he do if war steps in his life of solitude? Nothing, or maybe everything.
Il prete partigiano episodio #2
Series: Il prete partigiano, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 5,690. Language: Italian. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Dall'autore di "La maledizione dei Lawrence" Episodio 2 Un giovane ispettore, catapultato in un paesino di sole sette case disperso tra i monti, bloccato dalla neve assieme a dodici possibili assassini. Un prete ucciso e lasciato giacere nudo. Un mistero: chi poteva voler uccidere un uomo di Chiesa? E poi perché l'assassino lo ha spogliato dopo avergli tolto la vita?