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Child of an Unknown Past
Price: Free! Words: 128,040. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Who is Catherine's father? She is desperate and needs to know! Her mother was raped by three men 20 years ago, one is dead, one a murderer, the third insane. Knowing may save her critically ill daughter who needs a bone marrow donor. in the shadows is an unknown child who lived many years ago. She emerges and offers help at critical times of need, first to Lizzie and her daughter Catherine,
Lost in the Never Never
Price: Free! Words: 223,920. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Search for five vanished girls, backpackers last seen in outback Australia. Fragments are found but no solid traces. A man's diary gives clues. A girl emerges from obscurity with no memory who may fit. Could she be one? Pieces of her disappearance and the fate of the others are reassembled. The search goes on across the world! Two books in a box set tell the final part of this series story.
The Ratsenburg Curse
Price: Free! Words: 100,570. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Curse of the Ratsenburg House is a story of an evil spirit, a ghost, and many possessed dolls that were not as friendly as the daughter, Izabella Ratsenburg, thought when she inherited the house.
Price: Free! Words: 248,100. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
A girl goes on a holiday and meets a charming man with a dark secret who forever changes her life. He has passports of four vanished girls. Where have they gone? She escapes and tries to resume her life. But the past returns to claim her. Now arrested and in jail she feels her mind is coming apart, captivated her lover's crocodile spirit. A helicopter pilot could help but he has vanished too!
Murder on the Western Front
Price: Free! Words: 114,910. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A real-life Hell - the Western Front, 1915. Death is everywhere. In the confusion of combat, young American volunteer nurse Agnes Frocester witnesses something utterly unexpected... a murder. While an innocent man faces the firing squad, Agnes's investigations take her into the bohemian heart of Paris and across the battlefields of Europe - into the most deadly places on earth.
Athletic Supporter: Frank Pooler #1
Price: Free! Words: 101,630. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
After his wife passed away unexpectedly college president Frank Pooler went into retirement leading a solitary life. Two phone calls changed that life style abruptly. He becomes the interim president for a small chaotic college. Pooler finds himself immersed in several conflicts including the investigation into his predecessor's death. His actions in those conflicts bring unexpected outcomes.
First Step Murder
Price: Free! Words: 111,230. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Faxon Bennett, military special forces now private detective and part time bouncer. He doesn't anticipate getting involved in a case with a criminal mastermind involved in importing heroin, grand theft, money laundering and murder. And he certainly isn't looking for a bright, strong young woman to steal his heart.
Golden Swastika
You set the price! Words: 112,560. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Prof, Longshanks and Monica travel the globe searching for the next clue hidden in a Golden Swastika, hoping to find the famed hidden treasure of the Nazis. Following them is Black and his team of mercenaries and following them are the League of Teutonic Aryans. What they find is nothing like what they had expected and far beyond there wildest dreams, or is it???????? Please leave a review.
Murder on the Titanic
Price: Free! Words: 116,640. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
As the Titanic sinks, a notorious playboy aristocrat is murdered. Professor Axelson and his assistant Agnes question the survivors under hypnosis, revealing a dark conspiracy. The quest becomes a breakneck life-and-death chase across an ocean and two continents... ...and Agnes finds, as the whole world stands on the brink of war, that she alone has the power to save it. Or destroy it.
The Castle of Heavenly Bliss
You set the price! Words: 317,140. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Gerda Vrouwendijk in disguise as teacher Edith Bicknell shows a keen interest in pupil Estella Winterbine, an interest only old-school Miss Barker and the local priest see. Despite Miss Barker's and Fr van Engelen's efforts to head off possible danger, Estella feeling first love goes missing. With Gerda's motivations still a mystery, SAS officer Geoff Shawcross sets off in pursuit across the world
The Brothers
Price: Free! Words: 112,600. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
It was their thirtieth reunion at John Adams College for the brothers of Zeta Chi. When one of them is found dead and the authorities refuse to investigate due to lack of evidence indicating foul play, the brothers say, “If you won’t investigate, we will.” Who knew it would turn into a murder investigation involving international terrorists, the CIA, and the U.S. Treasury cops called FinCEN.
The Outcall
Price: Free! Words: 108,080. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.43 from 7 reviews)
Holly Harlow is intelligent, courageous and independent. And she works as a London call girl. When a client is murdered in her bed, she has to find the killer - before the police arrest her for the crime. Holly's trail leads from human trafficking to unbridled celebrity egotism and the corridors of political power. What she discovers is almost unimaginable.
Freising - Il Segreto di Hitler di Adelaide Byrne
Price: Free! Words: 245,660. Language: Italian. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Nel 1938, Adolf Hitler improvvisamente abbandona Berlino per un piccolo paese della Baviera: Freising. Cosa nasconde questo suo viaggio? E cosa nasconde la sparizione della sua guardarobiera Elke Hanfstaengl? Ma soprattutto perché Reinhard Heydrich, stretto collaboratore di Himmler, si interessa tanto a questa sua partenza?
Sherlock Holmes History di Laura Cremonini
Price: Free! Words: 220,910. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Adventure » Action
La Storia di Sherlock Holmes, delle sue avventure giovanili e dei suoi epigoni e dei suoi discendenti. Parte dei testi provengono da Wikipedia.
Price: Free! Words: 118,220. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
The sun sets over Windermere. An artist is sketching on the shore; nearby, a beautiful young widow fills her pockets with stones and wades out into the lake... The artist, Eden, is in England's Lake District looking for a new start. Now she finds that deceit and death lie waiting in the shadow of the hills.
The Perfect Human: An Abelard Chronicles Book
Price: Free! Words: 118,180. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A modern medieval tale of craven ambition, grasping opportunism and the unconstrained pursuit of self-interest. Abelard's 650 year gap in his recall confers on him a huge advantage as he successfully claws his way up the corporate food chain. The memories he does have are awash in medieval warfare, murderous vengeance and brigandage on the highways of 14th century Europe.
Murder on Stockton Island
Series: Jake Kingsley Apostle Island Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 106,780. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Another Jake Kingsley Apostle Islands mystery! A body is found on Stockton Island! The victim is a friend of Jake Kingsley and his colleague, Professor Charles Stanton. Who killed her and why? Their chosen beach bum lifestyle is disrupted as their investigation proceeds through the lives of the rich and famous and unexpected events with unexpected consequences including sabotage and danger!
Uncommon Thief
Price: Free! Words: 103,850. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The first of twenty-one novels by William Manchee inspired by actual events while he was a student at UCLA in the 60's. A naive college student, working part-time as a bank messenger, is seduced by a sexy bank teller and set up to take the fall for a major bank robbery.
Plantation A Legal Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 151,170. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fictional but true-to-life, behind-the-scenes account of commercial espionage, criminal fraud, corporate greed and legal chicanery, set against a backdrop of billion-dollar claims, international catastrophes, the highest courts in London and New York, the largest global companies over six continents, the best lawyers and the security services : based on true events
Monday Girl's Revenge
Price: Free! Words: 114,170. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Unbeknownst to them, both Neal Randolph, 16, and young Detective Delores Sanchez, are drawn into the dark underbelly of the same serial sexual predator. They each have compelling reasons to keep their investigations under wraps, even from each other, but Neal underestimates the adversary and Delores gets drawn into the rapist's arms. Oh Crap! Can either one of them bring this bad guy to justice?