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Death in the Garage
Price: Free! Words: 98,940. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Leyden's richest man, biggest employer, largest philanthropist, and the sheriff's most important reelection campaign contributor, Stephen Harkness, is found dead in a remote, snow covered garage. Lt. Thomas Shard quickly discovers almost everyone in town wished they had killed him or was glad to see him gone.
Publishable By Death
Series: St. Marin's Cozy Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 69,700. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Change is hard in a small Southern town, especially when it brings a side of murder.
The Secret of the Tzaritsa Moon
Price: Free! Words: 64,790. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
Rafe d’Mere saved the Tzaritsa Moon, a spaceship that a pirate prince wanted destroyed. Rafe now had to save himself. He needed to get lost until things quieted down. But then, he met a Patrol agent investigating why the pirate prince wanted the ship destroyed. She had a pretty face, and Rafe soon found himself helping her uncover the secret of the Tzaritsa Moon. A SF mystery/adventure story.
In Your Blood
Price: Free! Words: 88,250. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The southern tip of the region of Apulia in Italy is the unusual setting for a ritual murder. A thriller that unwinds from the seaside sunshine to the foggy northern Italian plains.
A Senior Moment: A Blog
Price: Free! Words: 150,110. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
A 70 year old man fends off boredom with a blog about senior issues: senior sports (golf and pickleball), alcohol, social media, divorce, movies, marijuana, humor and medical and memory concerns. After a pickleball accident, it turns into a rant as everyone focusses upon his apparent declining cognitive ability. A scam call makes his leave his home and go on a search for his granddaughter.
A Byzantine Requiem 2
Price: Free! Words: 60,630. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This second BYZANTINE REQUIEM of the Justinian era Private hard-boiled sleuth Theophilus Vardas, deals with a “delicate” subject which, unfortunately, remains until modern times, not the same as cruel perhaps but this Historical fiction Novel is not irrelevant. Children abuse and Justice are matters of all civilizations in human History. It is all fictional of course, a Noirish mystery adventure.
Suspicion of Murder
Price: Free! Words: 85,660. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Lt. Thomas Shard, known for his unorthodox method for solving cases, is suddenly under suspicion of murder when a woman's body is found in the garage of his upstate New York, Leyden home. He must use his uncanny knack of connecting the details surrounding the murders with his Sergeant Knut Johnsen’s irksome habit of citing bits of 1,000 year old Icelandic sagas to work to clear his name.
The Fatality Game
Price: Free! Words: 76,800. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
An exclusive neighborhood is plagued by crimes that appear to be pranks. But the pranks turn deadly when four people are murdered.
The Biggest Liar in Los Angeles
Series: Hickey Family Crime Novels. Price: Free! Words: 70,110. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2020 by Ken Kuhlken, Publisher Hickey & McGee. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1926, Tom Hickey's dear friend is lynched, yet neither police nor mainstream media admit the crime happened. Tom, a USC fullback, feels compelled to investigate and soon finds himself a one-man team taking on a formidable opponent whose roster includes the KKK, a corrupt and violent police force, newspaper magnates Harry Chandler and W.R. Hearst, and beloved Evangelist Aimee Semple McPherson.
Murder: The John Carter Novels Vol 1, The Carter / Slone Trilogy
Series: MURDER: The John Carter Novels. Price: Free! Words: 115,490. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Murder: The John Carter Novels vol 1, is the box set that makes up The Carter / Slone Trilogy. Including, Murder in Limestone County, Murder on a Hitman’s Trail, and Murder and Redemption. Limestone County Sheriff John Carter. is a well-respected, two-term sheriff. A former Navy Seal comes to town and leaves a bloody trail of murders. Carter tries to catch a killer that is always one step ahead.
Wrongful Murder
Price: Free! Words: 84,570. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
“Wrongful Murder” spotlights Lt. Thomas Shard’s unorthodox method for solving his murder cases in the upstate New York town of Leyden. He has an uncanny knack of connecting the details surrounding the murders with his Sergeant Knut Johnsen’s irksome habit of citing bits of 1,000 year old Icelandic sagas.
Έμμυ, Λία, επιτέλους Αιμιλία
Price: Free! Words: 52,350. Language: Greek. Published: September 24, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A detective novel without mystery and suspense A simple story with great interest The reader knows the reason for the crime, the motive and the killer, during the reading. Who was found guilty? How and why? The truth will shine or not? See more in Greek by selecting «more».
Democracia en la Mira
Price: Free! Words: 103,740. Language: Spanish. Published: September 23, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Adventure » Action
El joven y exitoso abogado Hugo Ávalos ve morir a su familia durante un asalto múltiple perpetrado por una banda criminal. Ignorado por las autoridades del sistema de justicia, Hugo comienza la venganza personal con la ayuda de sus amigos más cercanos. Un agente policiaco y una periodista independiente descubrirán una relación estrecha entre el asesinato colectivo y la muerte de políticos prom
The Penitent Priest: A Murder Mystery Thriller Introducing Father Tom Greer
Series: The Father Tom Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 80,590. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ten years ago, his wife died in his arms. God saved him for Himself. Now, he wants his first love to catch her killer. Father Tom Greer is playing with fire.
Revelation
You set the price! Words: 50,580. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Annelida Asher is a witch, cat mom, exasperated granddaughter, and essentially a glorified bounty hunter for the Department of Inhuman Affairs. She spends most of her time riding around Chicago on her ill-tempered donkey, chasing petty criminals, and eating baked goods. When a routine job goes awry, however, she finds herself in the middle of...
Anything but Extraordinary
Price: Free! Words: 54,330. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When the local authorities ask Ruby Simpson to help them find a thief in the small town of Castle Cove, she doesn’t have much of a choice. She predicted the most recent theft, and the cops have no other leads. There are just two small problems. One, she’s not psychic. Two, she’s not Ruby Simpson.
No Cause of Death
Price: Free! Words: 72,610. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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There seemed to be no evidence, no motive, and no suspect. An unexplained death. DCI Kane was asked to investigate A second incident added to the confusion. Surely it wasn’t a coincidence? Fear had begun to spread. The police, forensics and pathologist discussed both deaths endlessly until a third incident was reported from a distant location. The deaths appeared to be linked in some way.
Dead Girl Walking
Price: Free! Words: 87,710. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Follow Neve and her teenage friends in this fast-paced Game of cat and mouse, as they work together to unravel the mystery and try to figure out who is stalking, kidnapping and killing young women in their neighbourhood, before one of them falls victim too. Can they figure it all out before it's too late?
Τρίτη Βυζαντινή Τριλογία
Price: Free! Words: 81,980. Language: Greek. Published: July 18, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Αυτή είναι η Τρίτη Βυζαντινή τριλογία Νουάρ του δαιμόνιου ντέντεκτιβ Θεόφιλου Βάρδα την εποχή του Ιουστινιανού. Περιλαμβάνει τρία έργα περιπέτειες του Βάρδα #7, #8 και #9. ΝΕΜΕΣΙΣ, ΤΑ ΝΟΘΑ και ΤΑ ΟΡΥΧΕΙΑ. Το 9ο της σειράς, ΤΑ ΟΡΥΧΕΙΑ, δεν έχει κυκλοφορήσει μόνο του και βρίσκεται μόνον στη Τριλογία έτσι για να έχει περισσότερες σελίδες κι ακριβότερη τιμή !!
The Girl Who Slept with a Nuke
Series: Kat Johnson Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 80,010. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2020. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It’s a tiny county park in the farthest corner of Wisconsin. Two men are dead and a deputy sheriff is badly wounded. The dead men? One is a mystery. The other is Kat’s former commanding officer in Germany. The FBI wants to talk to Kat about her connection to the Colonel and about her time monitoring the nuclear mines in the Fulda Gap. She needs answers too - in Germany.