- African American fiction
- Alternative history
- Children’s books
- Coming of age
- Cultural & ethnic themes
- Fairy tales
- Gay & lesbian fiction
- Graphic novels & comics
- Humor & comedy
- Literary collections
- Mystery & detective
- Plays & Screenplays
- Science fiction
- Themes & motifs
- Thriller & suspense
- Transgressional fiction
- Visionary & metaphysical
- Women's fiction
- Young adult or teen
- Antiques & Collectibles
- Art, Architecture, Photography
- Business & Economics
- Career Guides
- Children's Books
- Comics (nonfictional)
- Computers and Internet
- Cooking, Food, Wine, Spirits
- Education and Study Guides
- Engineering, trades, and technology
- Gay and Lesbian
- General reference
- Health, wellbeing, & medicine
- Home and Garden
- Language Instruction
- Literary criticism
- New Age
- Politics and Current Affairs
- Relationships and Family
- Religion and Spirituality
- Science and Nature
- Sex and Relationships
- Social Science
- Sports & outdoor recreation
- True Crime
General | Women Sleuths | Short Stories | Hard-Boiled | Police Procedural | Historical | Cozy | Traditional British | Amateur sleuth | International crime
Mu Arae by E. R. Mason
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It would take a dangerous rendezvous in warped time and space just to confirm the legend of a lost world, and trying to set foot on it promised even greater peril. Join Adrian Tarn and R.J. Smith as they dare to tempt fate on a mission filled with mysteries from the future and dangers from the present. (standalone, Adrian Tarn series #5)
The Red Claw by Jeanne Foguth
Series: The Sea Purrtector Files. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,340. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure(4.89 from 9 reviews)
Dame Esmeralda, the Purrsident's littermate, has been catnapped. Xander de Hunter hurries to Jamaica to help rescue her, but C'Pause, captained by Valentine, a bulldog, follows Xander. Was the catnapping a trap?
Перчатки Для Скворца by Нина Третьякова
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Russian. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » New adult(5.00 from 1 review)
"Перчатки для скворца" - это детектив, который превращается в романтическую тайну и заполненные непредсказуемыми поворотами, которые заставят вас желать большего. Эта мысль провоцирует историю, повествующую о молодой девушке, которая находится на этапе жизни "Я уже не девочка, но еще не женщина", и совершенно неожиданно, как это может случиться только в реальной жизни, она с
The Mermaid Murders by Josh Lanyon
Series: The Art of Murder. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Special Agent Jason West is seconded from the FBI Art Crime Team to temporarily partner with disgraced, legendary “manhunter” Sam Kennedy.
Archer Securities by Jove Belle
Series: The Law Game. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: American English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Laila Hollister is called in to investigate losses at Archer Securities, a multi-national conglomerate. As Laila’s investigation concludes, it looks like Trinity Washington will be caught with her hand in the corporate cookie jar. Or will Laila realize who the real criminal is before it’s too late?
It's a Sin by Steve Burford
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detecive Sergeant Dave Lyon is assigned to Detective Inspector Claire Summerskill’s team as part of the Service’s ‘positive discrimination policy’, no-one at Foregate Street Station is happy, includeing Summerskill and Lyon. While investigating a murder they are forced to question not only their relationship with each other but with the Foregate Street Station and the Police Service as a whole.
The Blue Coyote by Karen Musser Nortman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Frannie and Larry Shoemaker love taking their grandchildren camping with them. But at Bluffs State Park, Frannie finds herself worrying more than usual about their safety, and when another young girl disappears from the campground in broad daylight, her fears increase. Accusations against Larry and her add to the cloud over their heads.
Deadly Wipeout by Beth Prentice
Series: Aloha Lagoon Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,150. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Samantha Reynolds had hoped that moving to the resort town of Aloha Lagoon would be the start of an exciting new life. But throw in two dead bodies, two unexpected inheritances, and one hot bartender, and the heat in Aloha Lagoon has quickly turned up!
Doyle and Wells by Pete Minall
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,110. Language: British English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Doyle and Wells It is the 1890’s, the age of Queen Victoria. One of the great questions of the era was, “Do the dead have a voice?” Join Arthur Conan Doyle and a young H G Wells as they journey through the murky world of Victorian séances, on a phantasmagorical treasure hunt, following a trail of secrets from beyond the grave. To quote Sherlock Holmes, "“Come, Watson, come! The game is afoot"
Betrayal: A Nova Scotia Murder Mystery by Laura Stapleton
Series: Nova Scotia Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,810. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Welcome to the first full novel in an Atlantic Maritime series soaked in romance and murder. When a family friend of Mandy Hays washes up on shore, everything points to homicide. But how, when he was alone on a fishing trip? Her sexy neighbor, Dr. Aaron Nicholson, knows much more than he can say.
Four Steps by Wendy Hudson
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 92,820. Language: British English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Seclusion suits Alex Ryan. Haunted by a crime from her past, she struggles to find peace and calm. Lori Hunter dreams of escaping the monotony of her life. When the suffocation sets in, she runs for the hills. A chance encounter in the Scottish Highlands leads Alex and Lori into a whirlwind of heartache and a fight for survival, as they build a formidable bond that will be tested to its limits.
Up Chit Creek by Catherine Astolfo
Series: Kira Callahan Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
An Imajin Qwickies™ Mystery/Crime Novella - No one is surprised that “nosy Rosie” is the one who finds poor Mr. Hummel in the garden. The surprise is the knife in his back. Nothing like this has ever happened in Chittendom Creek, let alone at the ReVisions Retirement Residence. When the oldies start dropping like flies, it’s Kira Callahan to the rescue.
The Butcher's Son (A Dick Hardesty Mystery, #1) by Dorien Grey
Series: The Dick Hardesty Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,410. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Dick Hardesty, working for a public relations firm, is assigned the task of helping elect a rabidly homophobic police chief governor. Dick’s being gay himself, coupled with rumors that the chief had one of his identical twin sons murdered for being gay doesn’t make Dick’s job easier. He soon finds himself caught up in a whirlwind of politics, drag clubs, and do-good reverend’s homeless shelter.
If Looks Could Kill by Andi Marquette
Series: The Law Game. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 52,500. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Eleanor O'Donnell, an investigator with NYC PD, must determine the link between fashion mogul Marya Hampstead and a Russian crime family. Ellie goes undercover as an aspiring designer and intern at Hampstead’s fashion empire. In addition to runway gossip, Ellie uncovers secrets that will kill far more than a bad outfit. "If Looks Could Kill" is the fifth and final installment of "The Law Game".
The Purest Treasure - The Homicide Files (A Lincoln Munroe Novella, #2) by Harrison Drake
Series: The Homicide Files - Lincoln Munroe Novellas, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When a body washes up on shore near a popular beach town, it isn't the cause of death that catches the attention of Detective Lincoln Munroe, it's something the victim had in his pocket: a British gold coin dated 1798. In Lincoln's mind, there is only one possible source: a barrel of gold lost to the waters of Lake Erie during the War of 1812.
Hey Big Spender by Gemma Halliday & T. Sue VerSteeg
Series: Tahoe Tessie Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,880. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Tessie King has more than just a casino on her hands. She's got trouble. When one of the Royal Palace Casino’s wealthiest clients is found dead on the gaming floor, and the killer comes up incognito on the security footage, everyone is a suspect—from the television crew to the blue haired retirees at the slots. Can Tessie catch a killer before more big spenders end up sleeping with the fishes?
Evolution of an Art Thief by Jessie Chandler
Series: The Law Game. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,760. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Mikala Flynn is a teen with a wounded soul. Recently enrolled at Stuyvesant High School, she blows off her peers like the wealthy blow money on artistic investments. A fascinating objet d’art and an attack that changes the world bring about the Evolution of an Art Thief. In book four of "The Law Game", the hero must learn to be the bad guy in order to be the good guy.
Target Blue by Richard Abshire
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,200. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Sgt. Bill Clark of the Dallas Auto Pound discovers a woman's body stuffed into the trunk of an impounded car. Vice cop Randi Stoner is undercover at a strip joint, investigating a nude dancer's brutal murder. After a chance meeting, the two cops figure out they're trailing the same killer, and their search lands them in the middle of a gang drug war.
Conflict of Interest by Jae
Series: Portland Police Bureau Series. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 137,480. Language: American English. Published: April 4, 2014 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.00 from 1 review)
Detective Aiden Carlisle isn’t looking for love, especially not at a law enforcement seminar, but the first lecturer isn't what she expected. After a failed relationship, psychologist Dawn Kinsley swore to never get involved with another cop, but she immediately feels a connection to Aiden. Can Aiden keep from crossing the line when Dawn becomes the victim of a brutal crime? (2nd revised edition)
A Charlie Davies Mystery Collection Books 1-3 by Clare Kauter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 193,050. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(5.00 from 1 review)
Charlie Davies is not really qualified to solve a murder. She’s not really qualified to do anything, unless it involves publicly embarrassing herself. She’s great at that. Now you can catch up on her mystery-solving antics in one value-packed, binge-worthy boxset! “Delightful unpredictable mystery…that makes you laugh out loud.” - Cassidy Salem, mystery author