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The Painted Lady Inn Mysteries: Murder Mansion
Price: $0.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 78,400. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Murder Mansion is a cozy mystery set in a Victorian B and B. It blends humor and danger.
Country Tried Chicken
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 50,100. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Where has Max Tredwell moved to in Pinecone, Idaho? There are explosions, runaway trucks and a tall, goodlooking Mountain of a Man he is unable to stop thinking about.
A Life for a Life
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 71,600. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When a woman dies in the N.C. mountains, the sheriff says suicide. Della Kincaid disagrees. A former Washington, D.C. reporter, she knows how to chase the real story. But she's living in Laurel Falls, N.C., trying to create a new life for herself. Without her usual sources, she turns to an unlikely cast of characters for help. Along the way, Kincaid discovers that life can include second chances.
Harvest Death
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 80,260. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When Judge Rosswell Carew and his faithful research assistant Ollie Groton discover a secret treasure trove with a mysterious message, they follow its clues to a bluff high above the Mississippi River. There a strange encounter occurs, which uncovers a plot to kill not only them, but also all their loved ones. Will Rosswell be able to stop the mass execution of people near and dear to him?
Hollywood Scandals
Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,370. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(3.83 from 6 reviews)
Tina Bender is the fearless gossip columnist at L.A.’s most infamous tabloid. That is, until she receives a threatening note, promising, "If you don't stop writing about me, you're dead." Reluctantly teaming with a built bodyguard Tina sets out to uncover just which juicy piece of Hollywood gossip is worth killing over.
The Case Book of Abee Normal, Paranormal Investigations, V1
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 75,500. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018 by Cook Street Publishing cookstreetpublishing@gmail.com. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“My name is Abee Talent Normal. I live in the forest just outside of town in that house you thought was haunted.” Abee Normal gives up her dream of going to Princeton in order to stay home and care for her mother, Joanna, who has Multiple Sclerosis. Abee and her great-great-or-something-like-that-grandmother, Ma'am, travel around the US investigating paranormal phenomena.
Mantrap
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Sally Dunphy has had a rough eighteen months. Then she hears her ex-fiance has taken a dive off a bridge. Convinced that Joe, who had everything going for him, would never kill himself over her, as his note implied, Sally demands some answers. She teams up with rugged rugged Duke Spikowski, an old friend who's also a police detective, to investigate what looks like foul play.
The Cut Girl: Rookie M.E.
Price: $4.97 USD. (Free!) Words: 105,940. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There is something freakish, other-wordly, and deeply unsettling about the crime scene. Four slaughtered in the country kitchen of an estate house deep in horse country. Local police are already calling it a “black hole” - a case done before it begins. It quickly becomes a case of Connell and Dr. Julia Reesman against the world. But who -- or maybe more frightening – WHAT are they looking for?
The Crime Lord's Daughter
Price: $4.97 USD. (Free!) Words: 110,540. Language: American English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
DANI O’BANION is an impulsive, hot-headed twenty-two year old with a big problem. Her multi-million dollar inheritance is due soon from her late mother’s estate and her stepfather is not only executor of the will, but also one of New York’s dirtiest crime lords: JOHN O’BANION. And she’s been well warned. Do not provoke this greedy, calculating killer. But, for Dani, it's personal and it's war!
The Producer's Girl
Price: $4.97 USD. (Free!) Words: 91,350. Language: American English. Published: April 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Worlds collide. A bully D-list Hollywood producer is desperate to save his shaky film empire. A cooled-out private eye has become his personal go-to girl for every jam he gets himself into. A savvy Boston cop attends two murder scenes the same morning and senses a connection -- to someone taking care of drug business. A secretive blade-happy cartel is flooding the north east with junk.
Diversion
Price: $4.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 60,830. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The gripping plot in Diversion unfolds against the backdrop of the opioid drug crisis in rural America—an anesthesiologist dies, a young girl goes missing, and terrorists plot an attack that could kill thousands or shut down American’s military drones.
Unwitting Enemy
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 158,210. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
A chance event leads the British security services to the discovery of information of a dangerous nature. The storyline begins in the UK and takes the principle characters along an international race against time.
Blue Moor
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 67,160. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Dylan Walker is drawn to the forbidden Wolf Lodge in the outskirts of the Cascade Mountains by a voice he doesn't know. What comes is a surreal landscape and his family must fight to survive. An ancestral family of both Witches and Wolves keeps finding one shock after another due to an old hate from another country. Throughout the mists, they resolve to stay together, come what may
Your Move
Series: Carol Golden. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
In the 7th Carol Golden novel Carol is asked to help find a serial killer who likes to play games.
3 Cent Deposit
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 83,710. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Two eight year old boys witness a murder. They don't know the man killed, but they recognize the killers. Their fathers tell them to not say anything to anyone. Twenty years later, the boys meet for a class reunion. They discover who was killed that day and how the events that happened half a world away led to the killing.
Bloody Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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.
Little Miss
Price: $1.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 84,860. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2018 by banboo associates. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Where will the human race be in 100 or even 1,000 years? Is there a plan? Could be… But is it working? To be honest, not that well. Can 'we' help? No... Little Miss maybe. But that depends on whether mother and daughter choose to hire the journeyman, Joss Nylund to renovate an old panic room in Avalon, New Jersey. Better hurry, though. Evolution’s growing very, very tired of waiting.
Dishonest Corpse
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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.
Unfinished Grave
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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.
In The Stars Part II: Cancer–Sagittarius
Series: Hiding Behind The Couch. Price: $5.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 209,260. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014 by Beaten Track Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Circle is in flux. It’s been a hectic six months, and as the friends head into the heat of summer, more trials await that will truly test the bonds of friendship. In The Stars Part II explores the day-to-day lives of The Circle—nine friends from high school, now in their late thirties—following them through the second half of a year of celebration, loss, illness and life-changing decisions.