Books tagged: mystery and crime

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His Debt to Her
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Michael Savage was a Marine. Michael Savage was a casualty of the war in Iraq. He wasn’t the only casualty. When Julie called imploring him to help her there was no question that he would. The only thing he didn’t know was what form that help would take. All he knew was that he owed her. What he didn’t realize was that her request would also become his salvation.
The Wave at Hanging Rock
Price: Free! Words: 100,120. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures
The Wave at Hanging Rock is a powerful coming-of-age story about three boys who grow up on the wild Atlantic coast. And alongside, a second tale of a young woman searching for her missing husband. These stories and their characters come crashing together with a brooding inevitability - but the twist at the end you won’t see coming.
The Lies of a Mother
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,720. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A MOTHER’S LOVE KNOWS NO BOUNDS To Hannah there is only one thing in the world that means anything, her daughter Sasha. When their seemingly ordinary world is turned upside down by something she can’t escape or change, Hannah makes the decision she feel is right. Was it a mother’s love that made her do what she did? Or was it selfishness and indifference?
An Old Grudge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,160. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A phone call from an old army buddy pulls archaeologist Danny out of his dig into a murder investigation. Who would stab a teacher and deliberately leave an open Bible in the victim's hand? Danny discovers that a vendetta can last for thousands of years, and modern archaeologists are not immune to ancient grudges.
Guilty of Collusion
Series: KRITON ELLIS. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,290. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Inspector Kriton Ellis is the fictional protagonist of a series of short mystery stories. In this story the inspector is trying to reveal who is the mastermind behind the kidnapping of Olivia Cooper, the daughter of Harry Cooper, the owner of the largest hard disk drive manufacturers in the world. Greed drives everyone crazy and the secret can’t remain hidden for ever…
The Empress Holds the Key: A disturbing, historical mystery thriller
Price: Free! Words: 151,670. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A nail-biting ride through history that will have you glued to the edge of your seat! An old photograph hints at dark secrets reaching back to ancient Egypt and reignites a deadly quest for a holy relic. What is this dark secret so feared by the Vatican? Will truth and justice succeed, or will pious fanatics foil this quest which could destroy their Church and challenge Christianity itself?
Mâtowak: Woman Who Cries
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 112,850. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016 by Dancing Lemur Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The Sequel to Broken But Not Dead, an IPPY Award Silver Medalist When Canada's retired Minister of National Defense is murdered in his home, the case is handed to Corporal Danny Killian, an aboriginal man tortured by his wife's unsolved murder. Danny finds himself with a difficult choice—indict his prime suspect, the dead minister's horribly abused wife or find a way to protect her...
The Hotel Westend: A Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In the lone hotel on top of the cliffs a curious group of guests has been assembled by an unknown host. What’s even more puzzling is that not even the guests seem to know why. All, however, were suspects in an unsolved murder twenty years earlier, and at the historic Hotel Westend, murder—like history—has a tendency to repeat itself.
Exploitation and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,990. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Exploitation and Other Stories is a collection of science fiction (SF), fantasy, mystery, and flash fiction. Space exploration, alien encounters, a little magic, and a few crimes / investigations all make an appearance in the stories of this collection.
Mystery Cat
Price: $1.55 USD. Words: 2,040. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Anne heard a strange scratching at the door. When she opened the door a cat stood there looking at her with green, sparkling eyes. The cat sauntered into the living room as if it belonged. Anne followed it into the kitchen thinking it was hungry.......