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Blood and Blackmail
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 57,950. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jesse Barnett is confident his girlfriend Justine didn’t murder her ex-husband because he never heard any gunshots when the two of them broke into his house to search for obscene photos. But Jesse’s confidence in Justine begins to waver after he is told that the murder weapon had a silencer attached to it. Justine is charged with murder, but the trial is an odd one that leaves everyone confused.
The Real Meaning of Life
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 69,100. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In The Real Meaning of Life, Patrick Devlan, who has written a number of murder mysteries, becomes entangled in a real-life murder mystery. Neurotic and unstable, Patrick skitters around on the edge of events as Nick, his best friend, is arrested and convicted of murder. But it isn't really clear who committed the murder, and when Nick is sentenced to death, Patrick’s world begins to crumble.
The Bellingham Mystery Series Volume 1
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 75,220. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018 by Blind Eye Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Peter Fontaine just wants to break a juicy story and maybe win an award for his intrepid journalism. But all too soon his instinct for prying and his fantastical turn of mind conspire to draw him deep into murder and mystery. The Bellingham Mystery Series collects the first three novellas: Primal Red, Evergreen and Black Cat Ink.
Finding A Killer
Series: The Adventures of Riley, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,250. Language: American English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Can Riley Rafferty find the man who brutally beat Melissa Cummins to death? Can She accomplish what the Broward Sheriff's Office couldn't? Riley knew she had to try, despite the warnings from her boss, her boyfriend, and her family. Riley would soon realize reporting on a crime was much easier than solving one.
8 Murder Mysteries
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 484,190. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
8 Murder Mysteries contains the following eight novels, all of which can be purchased separately in the Kindle store at Amazon: Blood and Blackmail, The Real Meaning of Life, The Trial of Shada King, Some Things Are Sweeter Than God, Destroyed by Malice, The Murder of Nora Winters, The Murder of Marabeth Waters, and Frontier Justice.
The Chocolate Eclair Mystery
Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 15,390. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018 by Carl Nattrass. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When a gardener working at the local country estate gets arrested for the poisoning of owner, Lady Nigella Fleetham, Pippa Welbury feels nothing but sympathy for the family who seem to be very popular and held in high regard. Against the colourful backdrop of a perfect Easter in Cornwall, Pippa and her faithful companion Benjamin are up against the clock to sift through all of the rumours.
The Poppy Smugglers
Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 9,240. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018 by Carl Nattrass. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Pippa Welbury has smuggling on her mind! After seeing a group of men land some illicit cargo on the coast just up from her home in the Cornish fishing village of Polperro, she gets drawn into this historic Cornish pass-time. What’s in the smugglers’ stash? Should she report it to the authorities? Who grows poppies all year round?
For Sale By Killer
Series: Cindy York Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,260. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2018 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When struggling real estate agent Cindy York lists a quaint mansion, she can hardly believe her luck...that is until she finds out the owner has just served 20 years for murdering his wife. But before Cindy can axe the deal, she stumbles over another dead body inside the house and is swept up in family drama, resentment, and decade old secrets that someone will kill to keep.
Fallout
Series: Stella Bruno Investigates. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,560. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book six in Stella Bruno Investigates - an exciting series of intriguing quick reads you can enjoy in one sitting.
Taken
Series: Stella Bruno Investigates. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,310. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book five in Stella Bruno Investigates - an exciting series of intriguing quick reads you can enjoy in one sitting.
The Mystery of Heartveil
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 19,130. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Doris is fighting for her life to learn the truth about Heartveil. As she is attempting to escape she comes across a mysterious group of people that will help her. She receives mysterious notes, and she almost dies. Read about Doris's escape in this tell all tale. The Mystery of Heartveil.
Pasta Mortem
Series: Supper Club Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,830. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2018 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A brand-new book in the harrowing and heartwarming Supper Club Mystery series by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams and Agatha Award–winning author Rosemary Stevens!
White Heat
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,990. Language: American English. Published: May 21, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
WHITE HEAT, a Duke Rogers PI Thriller by Paul D. Marks. Honored with the 2013 Shamus Award from the Private Eye Writers of America.
Timing Is Everything: Book One in the Gulfport Mystery Series
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 67,670. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A hit-and-run that changes everything for three women: Gordy, the suspect terrified of being deported; Wynn, the victim who may lose her business; and Kat, best friend of one and in love with the other. How can she help both, if supporting one means selling out the other?
The Ghost Killer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Detective Sam Waters is being taunted by a serial killer who calls himself "The Ghost Killer". As more and more bodies are found hoisted into trees all around Portland, Sam must race against time to catch the killer before he becomes the final victim.
A Deadly Game of Hangman
Series: Stella Bruno Investigates. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,310. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book four in Stella Bruno Investigates - an exciting series of intriguing quick reads you can enjoy in one sitting.
After Midnight - Stories of Mystery and the Macabre
Price: Free! Words: 35,530. Language: British English. Published: May 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
“Anything can happen in the dark…” After Midnight is a collection of gothic short stories based on the folk legends and cautionary tales of the unknown that were collected in Britain by missing author Sidney Wainwright. Sit by the hearth on a dark and stormy night. Read yourself a story or two by firelight. I warn you, once the clock chimes midnight, there is no knowing how this tale will end.
Bailey's Land
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A terrorist bombing at a summer carnival on the Brighton sea front causes mayhem and murder. Detective Inspector Sarah Machin is sent to investigate. After discovering the bomber, a teenage boy, had been kidnapped and had no connection with any terrorist group, a baffled Machin starts a frantic hunt for the ones behind the awful crime.
Anna: A Story About A Crime
Price: $14.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A young girl disappears and her mother Maple is desperate for help. All she wants is her daughter home again and she believes someone from her past has taken her. But when her body is found, the local detective is convinced that she had something to do with the murder. She now has to deal with a detective who thinks she's guilty, while another detective wants to help.