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The Xibalba Murders
Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lara McClintoch, antiquities expert, is summoned to Mexico to help a colleague decode an ancient Mayan mystery. But the theft of Mayan treasure and Lara’s discovery of a corpse on the museum roof make her a suspect of robbery and murder. Desperate to prove her innocence, Lara must unmask the killer and stop a tomb robber in the shadowy world of Xibalba, the Lords of Death.
The Witch's Daughter
Series: A Cavendish Brown Paranormal Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,610. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2017 by Champagne Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Making a deal with the devil is never a good idea, but when it’s with a witch, it can be deadly.
Death Among the Roses
Series: Melanie Hart Cozy Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,530. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
An inquiring reporter. A handsome stranger. Life is good for Melanie Hart. She doesn’t even mind much having her father as a boss. But when she’s pulled off the news coverage of the only murder investigation to come along in Cloverton since she started work there, she dives into her first murder investigation.
Night and Day - A Dottie Manderson Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 79,750. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
London 1933 Dottie Manderson stumbles on the body of a dying man in a night-time street. As she waits for help to arrive, she tries to get him to tell her what happened. But with his last breaths he sings some lines from a popular show. Why, Dottie wonders? Why sing instead of sending a message to his family? Dottie feels compelled to carry out her own investigation into the mysterious death.
Dishonest Corpse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Disgraced and “benched” Judge Rosswell Carew gasps in horror early one morning when he watches the report of a girl murdered under the Mississippi River bridge on the waterfront, a couple of blocks from his downtown office in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Bloody Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
After he witnesses the prosecutor tumble to his death on the steps of the courthouse in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, Judge Rosswell Carew immediately suspects his archenemy Nathaniel Dahlbert of murder. None of the authorities believe Rosswell because of his troublesome background.
Unfinished Grave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In the unlikely event that you're standing under a balcony and a corpse falls on you, it's probably better that it not be someone you have a grudge against. Judge Rosswell Carew's peaceful morning at a campground in the Ozarks is disrupted when the body of Judge Stoneking-Marzetta tumbles onto him.
The Crime Cafe 9 Book Set
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 682,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
A boxed set of nine stories by crime fiction writers featured on the Crime Cafe podcast with bonus interviews!
The Fantasy Effect
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,970. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dr. Grant Matthews is obsessed by reports the blockbuster drug he discovered causes patients to commit violent acts. He embarks on a search for the truth that becomes a terrifying game of horror. Murders of key players, covert power plays, and struggles with personal demons blindside his investigation.The surprising facts he uncovers put him on a collision course with a deadly nightmare.
Seniors Sleuth
Series: Winston Wong Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Asian American
Winston Wong, an ex-video-game-tester, tries his hand at solving a crime in the local senior home.
High Stakes
Series: Nadia Wolf, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,910. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Continue Nadia Wolf’s adventure in this second book. Nadia Wolf has had enough and she’s fighting back! It comes down to this: Kill or be killed. Nadia doesn’t like those options but she is far from safe from Dagor’s clutches.
Wet Work
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,710. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Elizabeth Murphy is an animal communicator. When she receives messages from koi in a pond about a murder, she investigates and discovers connections to exotic animals and a historic angle. Elizabeth is in danger when the crime takes an international turn and she is caught in the middle. Law enforcement’s hands are tied and help comes from a most unusual source.
Minor Corruption
Series: A Marc Edwards Mystery, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,400. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
In Toronto 1839, an abortion goes tragically wrong, killing a 15-year-old maid in the household of the distinguished Baldwin family, enveloping them in a scandal that has political implications for the union of two British colonies, Ontario and Quebec. Accused of raping a minor and causing her death is a beloved Baldwin uncle. Marc Edwards has the challenge of his career in finding the truth.
No Need to Wait
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Best friends and recently widowed, Nina Waite and Elizabeth Shepherd start a promising new chapter in their lives by moving into the upscale Cross Creek Retirement Community. From the moment they move in, they are delighted with their decision. But, there is a dark side. Strange mysteries will have you itching for answers. Ride along with Nina and friends as they solve this captivating mystery.
Killerground
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,870. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
After the second mysterious death at Righteous Rewards Retreat, Rhetta McCarter re-examines her decision to help the neighboring landowner— a Native American tribe that her Foundation selected as its first project—build a museum. Avery Fielding, the enigmatic leader of the Retreat is determined to own the tribe’s land and warns Rhetta away.
Dead in a Dumpster
Series: Leah Norwood Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,770. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When Leah Norwood finds the body of Isabel Meeks in the dumpster behind her store, she can’t believe the police consider her a suspect. Sure, she didn’t liked Isabel, but then again, neither did anyone else. Isabel had a condescending attitude and a bad reputation. Leah loves a good mystery. Can she find the killer before the police arrest her for murder?
Crane's Landing
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,500. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 9, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
John's new house comes with an old problem. Sarah. She may be dead but she's not leaving until John helps her find out who killed her 36 years ago. The investigation leads John into danger and the realisation that you don't have to be dead to stop living.
Blind Justice
Series: Max Gwyther Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,280. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2015 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Blind Justice by Mansel Jones, A Max Gwyther Mystery. Book One in the Max Gwyther Mystery Series.
Push Comes to Shove: Seven Stories and a Novella, With a Foreword by Lee Child
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,350. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
“The Best Writer You Never Heard Of.” That’s what international bestselling author Lee Child calls Nathan Walpow in his foreword to this collection of seven stories and a novella. Child also says, “There’s truth and humanity baked into his writing. I rate him among my absolute favorites.”
The Spartak Trigger
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,700. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014 by Necro Publications. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
In order to clear his name, disgraced cop-turned-grifter-turned-murder suspect Shane Bishop is coerced by a mysterious government agent into joining the espionage game. He eventually finds himself in Russia charged with infiltrating a radical neo-Bolshevik terrorist group and retrieving a microfilm they’ve obtained which contains a computer virus that has the power to destroy the world… wide web.