Books tagged: mystery and murder

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Missing Persons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A retired college professor uncovers old love letters in the garden of his new home. He makes inquiries of the former residents and learns a WW II war hero and his young wife lived there 50 years ago. But the young wife disappeared in a storm and her body was never found. Her former college lover also disappeared. The professor learns the startling truth, but struggles with his conscience.
A Murder of Coincidence
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 74,900. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
An eighteen-year veteran police officer becomes the target of an Internal Affairs investigation after a series of unfortunate coincidences connect him to a man's murder.
Death in the Forsythia
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Series: A Garden Plot Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A mild-mannered accountant is found dead in the shrubbery, stabbed in the heart with a small garden implement, at Sandalwood’s local garden center, Green Horizons. Not one to let the seeds of her future be sown for her, Marilee Bright, Green Horizons's owner, sets out to find the murderer, clear her employees’ good names and get her career plans back on track.
The Caring Sheriff
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Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,120. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Millie’s Life Lesson #7 - If you care enough you may get the very best. The naked body of a young woman is found beside a rural road and Sheriff Millie’s team finds the crime is one of a string of serial murders. Millie suspects it's connected to greater evil; one she does not want to give voice to. It’s a dangerous case that "hits home" because of events in Millie's personal life.
McCullock's Gold
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Price: Free! Words: 90,690. Language: Australian English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
McCullock’s gold is an Australian murder mystery set on the northern edge of the Simpson Desert. There’s an abandoned 4x4, its missing driver, some missing gold, some bad guys and some bodies - plus a smart-arse Aboriginal mechanic who helps the local bush copper solve it all, while at the same time trying not to divulge any of the sensitive cultural information lying at the heart of the affair.
Killer Cure
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,840. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Killer Cure is murder mystery set in the backdrop of a pharmaceutical company that claims to have found the medical cure for MS. One researcher has found the data sent to the FDA does not match the actual results of testing and before she can inform anyone is slain. Thus our intrepid detective begin their investigation.
The Misadventures of the Laundry Hag: Skeletons in the Closet: Book 1 in The Misadventures of the Laundry Hag series
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Price: Free! Words: 60,550. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A former navy wife is hoodwinked into starting her own cleaning business and is soon up to her elbows in crime and grime.
The Mystery of Loch Duny
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Series: Mick Malone Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Mick Malone just wants to spend a traditional highlands Christmas with his family and friends in Scotland, but there is a murderer on the loose and Mick and Jock must work quickly to save the village from more killings. At the center of it all is Loch Duny, a beautiful highlands lake that will finally give up its secret. The third book in the Mick Malone Mystery Series.
Love Lies Bleeding #8 in the Rafferty & Llewellyn British Cozy Mystery Series
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Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,850. Language: British English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A most unlikely murderer, DI Joe Rafferty thinks when the slender and bloodied Felicity Raine stumbles into the police station and confesses to killing her husband. Felicity's entire demeanor proclaims her innocence. As does Felicity herself once she's consulted a solicitor. Rafferty sets out to discover who else in the Raine family stands to gain from Raymond's death. The answer surprises him.
Murder Takes Patience
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Series: Friendship & Honor, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 100,410. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nikki Fusco finally has the life he wants. He's through with his past and has settled down with his wife and children. But when a case that Frankie’s working in New York goes terribly wrong, Nikki gets a call—the kind of call he never wanted to get.