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Tough Guys: The homicide cases of Turner Hahn and Frank Morales
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Thirteen short stories featuring the cases of homicide detectives Turner Hahn and Frank Morales. Noir fiction harking back to the days of Mickey Spillane's Mike Hammer.
French Connections: Art Heist on The Riviera
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,180. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
This true crime story about an art heist on the French Riviera and the sting operation mounted by the legendary head of the FBI's Art Crime Unit, Robert Wittman, gives the reader a rare glimpse inside the world of art theft as the story jumps from France to Florida to Barcelona. You couldn't make it up.
A Game of Blood
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,100. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2010 by Bards and Sages Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A series of kidnappings leads detective Mitch Grogan to the home of the wealthy but eccentric Darius Hawthorne. What he discovers unleashes a chain of events that not only threatens his life, but also his sanity. Grogan finds himself caught up in a deadly game with a three hundred year old vampire looking for a worthy adversary to relieve his boredom. But what does the vampire really want?
Good Enough: A Shay James Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 39,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
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Shay is a teenage foster child who wants nothing more than to belong and she believes she has found her place at a run down stable. Her sense of belonging is threatened when the stable-owner is hurt by a mysterious attacker and in the aftermath decides to sell his horses if the criminal isn't found. Shay and her two best friends determine to find the criminal - at the cost of their own safety.
The Crimson-Eyed Dragon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,200. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Do you like to decipher clues? When Jared is compelled to buy a silver dragon statue with eyes that glow like precious rubies he initiates a chain of events that catapults him and his friends Griffin,Chase,and Amber into an adventure solving the mystery of the dragon. They embark on an innocent quest, but the secrets that unfold lead them into unimaginable danger.
Curtains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,490. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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Eleven tales of crime, misdemeanors, killers, and cold-hearted lovers from bestselling author Scott Nicholson. Includes award winner "Dog Person" as well as "Watermelon," "Dead Air," and other stories collected from Cemetery Dance, Crimewave, and other publications. Includes bonus stories from J.A. Konrath and Simon Wood.
Head Cases
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,060. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2010 by Haunted Computer Books. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A collection of psychological suspense and paranoid horror tales by bestselling author Scott Nicholson. Weird crime and mystery, asylum authors, past-life regression therapy, and plain old schizoid shenanigans are afoot, including the first-ever appearance of "Fear Goggles." Shock your therapist and impress your English teacher. Bonus tales by William Meikle and John Everson.
Death Is the Cool Night
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,930. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2010 by Istoria Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A brooding classical pianist-turned-conductor cannot remember the night his nemesis was murdered. Did he commit the crime—or did the beautiful soprano with whom he is falling in love? In the fall of 1941, as war approaches, Death Is the Cool Night goes behind the scenes of a music conservatory and into the heart of some of the most beautiful compositions ever written for voice.
Merryll Manning: The Health Farm Murders
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Merryll Manning: The Health Farm Murders" always claims the reader's complete attention. This novel is a most commendable mystery thriller, fully deserving its overseas' acclaim. When not delving into diets and other aspects of "healthy" living, the author displays considerable powers of invention. His very fertile imagination creates extremely sticky situations for his unique investigator-hero.
His Other Side
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,340. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
See how the events of "Redemption" got started. This is the first story in the Marcus Holden series. Marcus Holden, a vampire with a heinous past has started over, and is now a detective working alongside humans solving otherworldy crimes. This time it's personal, as Marcus races to stop his own Child from killing an innocent human child.