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Dearly Ransomed Soul: Book 1 in the Georgia Pattison Mystery series
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 100,400. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Soprano Georgia Pattison is booked as a last minute substitute for the Three Choirs Festival. A fellow singer is murdered. DCI Hamilton, knowing nothing about the music scene, asks for Georgia's help. But can she unmask the killer and stay safe?
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Brash Blonde
Series: Marty Hudson Mysteries, Book 1. Pre-release—available September 6, 2016. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When barista Martha "Marty" Hudson suddenly inherits a Victorian home at 221 Baker Street in the heart of San Francisco, she's ecstatic. But between a dead body, the hot ME, Dr. John Watson, and the grumpy SFPD Detective Lestrade, Marty's luck takes a turn for the worse. Luckily her best friend, Irene Adler, has a solution—invent a fake PI, Sherlock Holmes, and investigate the murder themselves!
Retail Red
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: American English. Published: June 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Vicki meets Tiny, Big Shorty and their girlfriends. Merchandise, money and jewels are disappearing from Hellman's Department Store, where Vicki works. Shoplifters may be involved. Vicki and her friends explore a hidden tunnel to investigate. They also go to the race track, where crooks sabotage the favorites in a stakes race. The Stewards conduct an inquiry. Should Vicki tell what she knows?
Blue Ridge Blues: The Sandeen Mysteries, Book Five
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,010. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Sandeen's at it again. He and his gal pal, Amanda Carter, tried to live the simple life by moving to the mountains of North Carolina and opening a small gift/espresso shop in a quaint resort village. They avoided their blood-stained past for a while, and then trouble walked into their store.
A Shadow in the Deep (The Shepherd Book 3)
Series: The Shepherd. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 125,000. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
Disaster strands Alex St. John — the Shepherd, wielder of a goddess’s mystic weapon — in a drowned world conquered by Tulxatash, a sentient ocean known as the Shadow in the Deep. Meanwhile Alex's comrades face the very catastrophe that destroyed the world, and must ally with their greatest enemies to turn back the deluge and save their lost friend.
In Six Weeks’ Time: An Emily Lewis Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
In 1964 Emily Lewis seeks a divorce and goes to Reno for the required 6 weeks’ stay. She expects to be lonely and bored but is surprised by the camaraderie of the guesthouse residents, also awaiting their papers. The seeming idyll is shattered by a murder. When Inspector Reeves asks Emily to watch her fellow guests, she unwillingly agrees to help and is drawn into a complex and dangerous web.
Tor Maddox: Embedded
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,820. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Life feels way too quiet for Tor Maddox until agent-in-training Rick Turner reappears with an assignment—to embed herself as his eyes and ears in her own high school. When she agrees to keep tabs on state swim champ Hamilton Parker for the Feds, she is plunged into the deep end of a sinister plot. If observe and report becomes kiss and tell, Tor’s first mission may blow up in her face.
Wings of the Fallen (The Shepherd Book 2)
Series: The Shepherd. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 118,700. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2016 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Alex St. John is the Shepherd, a goddess’s champion who protects the world from things that go bump in the night. Now he’s caught in a war between billionaire Roger Dandridge, a family of brutal street thugs, and a motorcycle gang made up of millennia-old demons. A beautiful woman holds the key, and Alex must help her reclaim a lost heritage that could save the world—or doom it.
She Who Watches (The Shepherd Book 1)
Series: The Shepherd. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 97,690. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2016 by Permuted. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Fantasy » Dark
A madman’s disturbing question, a string of savage murders, the legacy of an ancient goddess and an evil being seeking to return to our world — all are pieces of a puzzle that investigative reporter Alex St. John must solve to thwart the plans of a murderous cult and its demonic god.
Curse of the Ibis Box - A Cindy Nesbit Mystery
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 37,080. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Whosoever possesses the Ibis Box shall find Death before True Love” An ancient Egyptian curse plus a wooden scribe’s box equals murder in this new Cindy Nesbit mystery.