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Replacement Baby (Book One of The London Rose Mysteries) by Mary Ann Smart
Price: Free! Words: 57,200. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A young woman finds a box hidden under the floorboards of her Brooklyn row house. Inside the box she discovers newspaper clippings about an abducted British infant and a faded baby dress. Amongst the articles is a photograph of a baby with the young woman's name on it, yet the child looks nothing like her. Questions lead her on a journey across the ocean to London to seek answers.
Stateline by Dave Stanton
Price: Free! Words: 93,320. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cancel the wedding–the groom is dead. When a tycoon’s son is murdered the night before his wedding, the enraged and grief- stricken father offers investigator Dan Reno (that’s Reno, as in no problemo) a life-changing bounty to find the killer. Reno, nearly broke, figures he’s finally landed in the right place at the right time. It’s a nice thought, but then...
Juegos de poder by Caesar Alazai
You set the price! Words: 156,100. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Las elecciones presidenciales del país más poderoso del mundo están cerca y todos quieren asegurarse la victoria, aunque para ello deban caer en el campo de la batalla ética, la moral y los sentimientos; nada será demasiado sacrificio si se trata de obtener la victoria. Sumérjase en una novela de acción y descubra quién saldrá ganador en los juegos de poder.
Avatares del destino 2 by Caesar Alazai
You set the price! Words: 174,660. Language: Spanish. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Una novela de intriga y acción que narra los eventos apocalípticos que se suscitan cuando doce líderes religiosos representantes de las principales corrientes filosóficas, son secuestrados por un comando neonazi tras el que se esconde un oscuro personaje.
Corridor One by Rafael H. Derchansky
You set the price! Words: 169,760. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General(5.00 from 4 reviews)
An unsolved crime. A missing treasure. A family torn apart. Step into the shoes of Dina, a tenacious art forgery expert, as she races against time to fit together the pieces of a puzzle decades in the making. Join her as she confronts the creeping shadows of the past in a mysterious adventure as twisted and dark as an abandoned underground catacomb. Can you see in the dark?
Out of Time by Steven Allinson
Price: Free! Words: 77,450. Language: British English. Published: June 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Hidden away in the dark, three bodies await their time to reveal their secret to the world. What Detective Neil Townsend could not envisage is how their story would come to light. Asked to work with an eccentric assistant of Scotland Yard, Neil finds both his abilities and his patience pushed to their limits. Can Neil solve the riddle he has been set, or will we all run Out of Time?
The Outcall by Holly Harlow
Price: Free! Words: 109,550. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Holly Harlow is intelligent, courageous, independent, sassy. And she works as a London call girl. When a client is murdered, she has to turn detective to find the killer - before the police arrest her for the crime. The trail leads from the streets of Brixton and Tottenham to Westminster's corridors of power - and to a truth far more shocking and unexpected than anyone could have imagined...
Three Deadly Twins by David Thyfault
Price: Free! Words: 108,870. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In a peaceful California town a normal woman with a mentally challenged twin brother gets drawn into a series of dark crimes with a pair of identical twins. At the same time and across town, an unlikely adversary is struggling with his own problems. When he collides with the three twins and ends their mayhem, the first indications of a potential detective emerge. Book one of a four-part series.
Wicked Luck by Shannon L. Maynard
Price: Free! Words: 95,620. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by Clean Teen Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ava Starr has always been the epitome of bad luck, but she never imagined she would wake up and find herself on a cannibal-infested island with no memory of how she got there. The last thing she remembers is boarding a plane with her pilot boyfriend, Preston. But now he and his crew are missing, and she must find him before a tribe of hungry cannibals finds him first.
Lost Cause (A Daisy Dunlop Mystery ~ Book 1) by JL Simpson
Price: Free! Words: 78,780. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy(5.00 from 1 review)
Daisy Dunlop thinks heir hunting will be an adventure. The man charged with ensuring her safety thinks it will be murder.
Black Paradise Circus #1: Secrets Under the Big Top by CS Patra
You set the price! Words: 52,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When children start to vanish mysteriously all over the country, the only thing that ties them together is the Black Paradise Circus. The girls of Portman's Creamery are on the case yet struggle to solve it with little evidence. Frustrated by the police, they try to investigate behind the law's back. Will they be able to find the truth before things take a turn for the worst? Warning for violence.
Loose Ends - California Corwin P.I. Mystery Series Book 1 by D. D. VanDyke
Price: Free! Words: 57,170. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2015 by David VanDyke. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When a young girl is kidnapped, street-smart but damaged San Francisco ex-cop California "Cal" Corwin is engaged to find and rescue her before murder raises the stakes. As a straightforward case takes unexpected twists, Cal must quell a growing fear that an anguished mother may never see her child again. Cal struggles to tie up loose ends before evil claims its next victim.
The Cavalier of the Apocalypse by Susanne Alleyn
Series: Aristide Ravel Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 86,160. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
In seething 1786 Paris, penniless writer Aristide Ravel, already suspected of subversion, must clear his name of murder. But his search for answers—with the aid of friends who may not be all that they seem—leads him into a tangle of conspiracy, secret societies, royal scandal, and imminent revolution, which grows only more complex when the corpse disappears. "Superb." (Publishers Weekly)
Speak Softly My Love by Louis Shalako
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
My Father the God by D. Allen Henry
Price: Free! Words: 81,290. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Having completed his first year at Hanford University in Boston, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event that will transform each of them irrevocably. Suffering through deception, war, and personal loss, can Sloan ever surmount the errors of his youth?
Mindscrew Part 1 - A Sam Jameson Thriller by Lars Emmerich
Price: Free! Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
“Right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille and Frederic Forsyth.” Elite hacker and amateur thief Sabot Mondragon has bumbled into the clutches of his former employers, who are exceedingly upset. Maybe it's because he stole billions from them, making him one of the richest men on the planet. Sabot has no clue that the fate of the global economy is intertwined with his own
The Magician's Home by R Corona
Price: Free! Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Mystified by her parents’ disappearance, June Corpelle takes on a journey of self-discovery, clouded with doubts about her origins. The quest takes an intensifying turn as she meets the unlikely Members of a neighboring House who seem to be able to guide her search. As June begins to form relationships with the quirky, and strange, Members of the House, she discovers that they are all trapped.
Shaded Light: The Case of the Tactless Trophy Wife: A Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan Mystery by J. A. Menzies
Price: Free! Words: 132,360. 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 by Andrew Day
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
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.
Not Famous in Hollywood (Not in Hollywood Book 1) by Leonie Gant
Series: Not in Hollywood. Price: Free! Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(5.00 from 1 review)
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.