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Murder on the Western Front
Price: Free! Words: 114,910. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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.
Thank you Allah - Purpose
Price: Free! Words: 51,060. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Omar doesn’t say anything. He respects her assessment. She was right about him having a message. That he agrees with. As an orphan, he has many things he wants to say. The world was once big and scary, when he was all alone, that was when he was younger, but since St Jude’s he’s found a home, some purpose. He wants people to know that there are good people out there who do care about others.
Holes in the Sky (Zeb Hanks: Small Town Sheriff Big Time Trouble Book 2)
Price: Free! Words: 63,320. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Western
A priest is killed in an apparent suicide in a rocking chair on the highway at the foot of Mount Graham. Meanwhile, Sheriff Zeb Hanks and Jake Dablo investigate potentially unscrupulous land deals occurring on the mountain. The team team must unravel the complex weave of sacred holy places, land rights, and the ever increasing body count which means big time trouble for the small town sheriff.
Trapped
Price: Free! Words: 164,270. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
She thought she had escaped the nightmare but cannot do so. She thought she had broken the connection with the man who had captivated her but finds it is not so. Part of him possesses her body and another has invaded her mind. Now she is taken back to that place as a prisoner. She sits inside a cage looking out, watching the world pass her by. One cage - bars that enclose her, the other cage
Nowhere Man
Price: Free! Words: 171,110. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian
Who is the man from nowhere - parts of his body have been found in a billabong. At first is seems like a crocodile attack but turns into murder, And who is the girl who was with him in his last few days?. Why will she tell nobody what really happened? She wants to know who this man is for herself. She has his diary and needs to read it to understand, but cannot bring herself to do so.
Hoaxes
Price: Free! Words: 52,670. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
It is the summer of 1966 and two ordinary teenage boys are enjoying their break from school when Melanie Simpson moves in next door and turns their summer into an adventure they could never have imagined. A simple hoax ends up disastrous and things happen—from a house fire, to UFO sightings, a reported landing, and the apparent abduction of a neighbor. But these events only launch the kids on a
Goose City Unhappily Ever After
Price: Free! Words: 56,790. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Who killed Gareth T. Giant and stole his golden harp? How does this lead to a very dark secret about Dame Trot? Who kidnapped Detective Jackson Horner's mother? How will solving the Jill Dobb case rock Goose City? Visit Goose City and see the sights, but stay for the secrets that will surface in this exciting tale.
The Secrets Of Ethan Falls
Price: Free! Words: 85,730. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
A crime mystery involving government corruption, drugs, and murder.
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.
Yesterday's Thief: An Eric Beckman Paranormal Sci-Fi Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 67,040. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
It’s the year 2020, and Eric Beckman is a mind-reading detective. The case of his life lands in his lap when a comatose woman materializes during a televised baseball game. Beckman is at her bedside when she wakes up and puts him under her spell. He vows to figure out where—or when—she came from, even if it kills him.
Arrivals and Departures
Price: Free! Words: 87,360. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Set largely in Spain, but also Italy, France and northern England, Most of these short stories relate the adventures of Detective Oscar Garcia and his assistant Jose, who specialise in the kind of missing persons cases which benefit from Oscar's somewhat contemplative frame of mind, although it turns out there are frequently more things in heaven and earth than are dreamed of in his philosophy.
Motivating Maddie: Seven Deadly Sins 4 (Sloth)
Price: Free! Words: 62,390. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A clueless girl, and a man on a mission to find that one girl who will just let him fish, meet up with a killer who wants to rid the world of the biggest danger to any man's sanity - the women around him. In the middle of the melting pot of this comedy of errors, just what is God up to? Will he succeed in motivating Maddie?
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.
Ready. Set. Psycho.
Price: Free! Words: 61,970. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
"With the ferocity and black humor of a Quentin Tarantino film, this in-your-face chiller delivers lethal villains; flawed, dogged investigators; and a bevy of twists and turns." - Kirkus Reviews
True Nairobi
Series: Dissociate Series. Price: Free! Words: 66,060. Language: British English. Published: September 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The story picks up years after the supposed death of child trafficker and Drug Lord Mica Avakian. Nalia is all grown up and goes by Nina now. Times have changed. With the security she knew taken away, she finds herself intertwined in the racy life of Nairobi drug mules bartending at a local club because of her limited educational background.
1967: Accidental Hippie in a 2+2
Series: Riversitting, Part One. Price: Free! Words: 76,750. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
In 1967, three vans and two cars full of teenagers come to San Francisco from around the country to the Summer of Love. They gather at the Embarcadero in celebration of their freedom; soon they will cross the city to join in the Gathering of the Tribes. Unbeknownst to them, four of their number are beginning the hunt for the resolution of a mystery a century in the making.
Their First Murder Case
Price: Free! Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Staking out a building while regurgitating her earlier years, Megan Ann Morgan PI, closes the case of the missing heirloom. Almost immediately she is handed a murder case for her and JJ to solve thereby relieving a client of the cloud of murder hanging over his head.
Fire In The Mind
Price: Free! Words: 90,340. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Parapsychologist Leonard “Len” Wise is lost and aimless in a world he once shared with his deceased fiancée. Detective Bill McGee asks Len to help investigate a case of spontaneous human combustion—or was it murder? Does Len possess the strength to stop the egomaniac who can create fire in the mind?
A Tale of Two Rabbis
Series: The Rabbi Ben Mysteries, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 98,980. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017 by Antenna Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Religious
Rabbi Ben, hero of For Whom the Shofar Blows and A Scribe Dies in Brooklyn, is back. It was the best of times, it was the worst of times—newly-engaged, Ben is in Pittsburgh when he's drawn into a baffling mystery of a vanished rabbi, a murdered congregation member, some missing papers, and a tale dating back to before WWII. And it appears the missing rabbi may not have been a rabbi at all...