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Three Retired Detectives In Paradise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,610. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three novellas featuring all three detectives from C. D. Moulton's series. CD Grimes, Nick Storie and Clint Faraday. They are all getting older. Cases of international intrigue, murder and protecting the comarca
Ornamental Danger (a Working Stiff Mysteries holiday short story)
Series: Working Stiff Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,100. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mandy Murrin thought working for a living would be the death of her...but she didn't count on the holidays to be such a killer! When the annual Mistletoe Smackdown trophy for best Christmas decorations is up for grabs, Mandy's small town will stop at nothing to win the coveted award. Only now, the long time winner has turned up suspiciously dead, and the folks in Millbrook are suddenly in a frenzy
Christmas Al Dente (a Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries holiday short story)
Series: Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Andy Buckland is determined that nothing will interrupt her first Christmas with Malcolm Jones and her last holiday spent in her childhood home. When the family recipe book disappears from the Bowtie Angel, and Aunt Cecily threatens to put “The Eye” on the entire population of Beaverton if it isn’t returned, Andy and Jones decide to put the eggnog on hold for a little old fashioned sleuthing.
Rosolio Red (a Franki Amato Mysteries holiday short story)
Series: Franki Amato Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
With Christmas around the corner, Franki Amato’s got visions of her sugarplum, Bradley Hartmann, dancing in her head. Now that she finally has some time off from her PI job, she’s cooking him up a special holiday treat, and it’s not figgy pudding. Her Yuletide plans are dashed, however, when her meddlesome Sicilian grandma goes missing.
Family Skeleton Rainy City Mystery #2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,830. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Seattle private eye Eddie Hummel gets called onto the case of a family with a missing twenty-year-old daughter. However, there’s more to the Filmore family than meets the eye. Here, in the hardboiled ’70s, Hummel puts his sleuthing skills into high gear and starts rattling a few … family skeletons.
The Boots The third prequel in The Parliament House Books series
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Brogan McLane's first legal case in Edinburgh's magnificent Parliament House introduces him to the reality of justice and injustice in the rarified air of the Supreme Courts of Scotland. Will he be able to change the law in order to reinstate an honest police officer, and arrest the brutal murderer ? The third prequel to The Trial.
A Father's Daughter
Series: The Amanda Dark Paranormal Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,550. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Saffron Smythe is rich. Saffron Smythe is spoiled. Saffron Smythe is a daddy's girl. Saffron Smythe is dead. She's been murdered. When Saffron finds herself at a heavenly way station and discovers she's been murdered she realizes she needs to discover the reason she died and who killed her. She immediately enlists the aid of paranormal investigator Amanda Dark to solve the crime.
Protest of Love
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,100. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by Books to Go Now. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Short stories
Mary Gardner is a successful career-oriented woman with a passion for work and books. She is part of The Monday Mystery Society at Acorns, the local bookstore in Oakville. Her life is perfect, in her opinion, till she meets Stefan. Things start going downhill as he infiltrates her work, her life and her heart.
After August
Series: William R. Burkett, Jr.. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,530. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The time was 1959. Walter was a cook at Dawson’s Famous Seafood Restaurant supporting his tubercular wife in an inland sanatorium and their daughter, who lived with her mother’s parents. He was a loner who minded his own business until Corinne came to work as a waitress and he saw a chance to grab a little moment of happiness with her. “A nearly lost masterpiece is discovered ..."
Twin Killing (Rainy City Mystery #1)
Series: William R. Burkett, Jr.. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,230. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
The seventies in Seattle: XXX-rated theatres on First Avenue and a dramatic economic meltdown that swamped the street activism of the sixties and led to the famous billboard lament: Will the last person leaving Seattle turn out the lights. The blonde with blatant curves hired Eddie Hummel for a job that only got more weird as time went on. Before it was over he would be knee-deep in bodies….
It Takes a Thief
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,740. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015 by Matthew Lynn. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Playing outside, a young boy, Jack, witnesses a brutal murder. A man is beaten in the head with a sledge-hammer and then run over. He faints and is soon discovered near the victim. Robbie Duncan, a private detective, realizes that Jack is a key witness. Can Robbie find the killer before they can get to Jack? Should he enlist the help of the police, or someone more sinister…?
Consumed By Fire
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,840. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Sometimes Crime Pays Sometimes There Is Not Enough Evidence To Convict Sometimes Death's Door Is The Only Exit
One Last Thought
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Oso Boyer might be considered a poster boy for good cops, but every man has his breaking point. For him, it’s the point where his family is put in danger. What starts out as an arson and murder investigation turns into something much more, and while Boyer is trying to piece together all the various clues, someone is stalking his sister and nephew.
Mangrove Bayou (A Troy Adam/Mangrove Bayou Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,070. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Troy Adam, mixed-race, ex-Army, and northern-born, is fired from his job as a Tampa cop. Looking for work, Adam finds himself in Mangrove Bayou, a small gulf coast Florida town in the midst of the Ten Thousand Islands/Everglades National Park region. No sooner does he arrive than a prominent citizen is found dead. Although the medical examiner rules the case an accident,Troy thinks murder...
Forever, Sonny
Series: The River Bend Chronicles, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,270. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
Sonny Bosco, one of the actors who came to River Bend for a community project last spring, stayed to die. She is surrounded by friends to help her passage. A sick child is also facing death as his mother, an environmental attorney, and her team investigate water quality issues on the river. An environmentalists is murdered at the same time detectives find another body. River Bend at its best.
Someone Cares
Series: The River Bend Chronicles, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Jason is a victim of a fight in the park and is thrown into a fishing boat and set adrift on the river. Dusty organizes a search for the youngster. During this hectic period, Sean Hennessey returns to River Bend to claim his inheritance. Sean becomes a suspect in Dusty’s investigation. Lynn is injured in a truck accident. And sons reconcile with their parents. A typical happenstance in River Bend.
An Act of Charity
Series: The River Bend Chronicles, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,660. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
In this fourth book in the River Bend Chronicles, Lynn Powers and Dusty Reid have broken off their engagement to the consternation of both families. But Lynn gets drawn into a murder that requires Dusty’s intervention. Two actors are found dead in two days. During the investigation, Dusty pleads with Lynn to elope, but the killer has other plans for Lynn. Murder and marriage; what a combination!
'Tis the Season
Series: The River Bend Chronicles, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,210. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
In this third book in the River Bend Chronicles, Lynn Powers, a fortyish widow with a teenage son, continues to build her new life in River Bend. It’s two weeks before Christmas and the holiday season is going full tilt -- except for Lynn and her son. This story weaves through the Christmas holidays and the bodies start to pile up.
A Cass of Sour Grapes - A Cass Elliot Companion Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 107,180. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When Maxine Leverman pleads her way into a job at family run Lost and Found Investigations, her only goal is to gain the concealed carry license and PI skills she needs to find the man who attacked her. But when she secretly takes a missing husband case on her first day at the agency, she stumbles into a high-stakes game of blackmail and murder.
Curse of the Bayou Beast, The Watchmaker Revelations, Book Three
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,090. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2015 by Big Sky Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The Watchmaker is fully aware the most dangerous type of serial killer is the one who keeps to the shadows.