Free mystery and thriller Kindle books for 08 May 15

The Closeout Kings

by C. Hoyt Caldwell

Hillbilly hitmen Step and Kenny don’t do God’s work. They close out deadbeat crackers without a second thought, because they aren’t paid to have second thoughts. Everything changes when a girl goes missing, and the killers suspect their employers are involved. Desperate to find answers, the closeout kings broker a deal with a deputy hellbent on tying them to a double homicide. Together they uncover a ring of horror that has plagued their mountains for years.



A Motive for Murder (A Misty Sales Cozy Mystery, Book 1)

by Morgana Best

Note from the author: This book has been thoroughly and professionally edited by an independent, well known Editor. I, the author, am a former professor of grammar at a well known university. Yes, you will read allegations of shockingly bad editing and grammar in some reviews, which also target certain (but significantly, not all) other authors’ best selling books in the cozy categories. It is easy to find articles (for example, in Forbes, NY Times, The Guardian, The Huffington Post, The Telegraph), on this sort of campaign.

Please read. Misty Sales researches occult history in her search for the killer. This paranormal element might offend some.

Book ONE of the #1 Best-selling
Misty Sales Cozy Mystery Series.
Misty Sales is a slightly overweight journalist for a paranormal magazine in Australia. While her social life is almost non existent, she does have one skill: while wearing shapewear and with her reading glasses perched on her nose, she can out-research the best of them, especially when her caffeine levels are high.
When sent to England to write articles about alchemists of the past, Misty has no sooner arrived than she finds the body of her elderly Aunt, and at once inherits her Aunt’s feisty cat, Diva. Misty is suddenly drawn into a web of intrigue, secret societies, and the mystical.
What secret of her aunt’s gave someone a motive for murder?
As time runs out, Misty races to put the pieces together before she becomes the next victim.

In this Series:
1. A Motive for Murder
2. A Reason for Murder
3. A Basis for Murder
4. A Plot for Murder – coming soon!

All Morgana Best’s books are clean reads. The mystery in this book is solved.
There are no cliffhangers in Morgana Best books.
Morgana Best books are professionally edited. Also, they are written by a former grammar professor.



THE JACK REACHER FILES: CHOKE 3 (Episode 3 in the CHOKE Series)

by Jude Hardin

From the author of FUSED comes this dynamic new espionage thriller in serial format, with international bestselling author Lee Child’s Jack Reacher universe as a backdrop…

Cliffhangers!

Similar to a dramatic television series, each episode of CHOKE ends with an event intended to draw the reader to the next episode. GREAT FOR KINDLE UNLIMITED SUBSCRIBERS, and for others who enjoy this type of format.

Jack Reacherâ?¦

Former army major, military police, the 110th Special Investigations Unit. Now a drifter and a trouble magnet. Could he be involved in a plot to overthrow the United States government?

Diana Dawkinsâ?¦

A lead operative with the ultra-clandestine federal agency called The Circle. Smart, beautiful, deadly.

A young new operative and a hit manâ?¦

Diana and her new partner expect some reconnaissance help from a third operative in their pursuit to infiltrate the CHOKE compound and bring Reacher out alive, but the militia soldiers and a private contract killer named Caminha Sozinho have other ideas.

CHOKE 3 is 6300 words, approximately 25 pages.

Also by Jude Hardin:

COLT

LADY 52

POCKET-47

CROSSCUT

SNUFF TAG 9

KEY DEATH

BLOOD TATTOO

SYCAMORE BLUFF

THE JACK REACHER FILES: ANNEX 1

FUSED (The Complete iSEAL Thriller Series Book 1 and Book 2)

Short stories and novellas:

iSEAL 1 (The iSEAL Thriller Series Book 1)

iSEAL 2 (The iSEAL Thriller Series Book 2)

RATTLED

BAD NURSE

GHOST

RACKED

Praise for Jude Hardin’s Thrillers:

POCKET-47 sucked me in and held me enthralled. Author Jude Hardin keeps the pace frantic, the thrills non-stop, but best of all is his hero, the wonderfully ironic Nicholas Colt. This is a character I’m eager to follow through many adventures to come.

â??Tess Gerritsen, New York Times bestselling author of ICE COLD.

The best PI debut I’ve read in years, fit to share shelf space with the best of Ross Macdonald, Sue Grafton, and Robert B. Parker. POCKET-47 is so hot you may burn your hands reading. Highly recommended.

â??J.A. Konrath, author of the Jack Daniels mysteries

Hardin gets everything right in his powerhouse thriller debut, which introduces rock star-turned-PI Nicholas Colt.

â??Publishers Weekly on POCKET-47

KEY DEATH is an exhilarating thriller that punches way above its weight. It hits you hard and fast with crackling suspense, hair-raising twists and stunning revelations. Word of advice: don’t start on this one unless you’re prepared to stay up all night.

â??John Ling, author of THE BLASPHEMER

Colt is a physical, no-holds-barred PI, reminiscent of Robert B. Parker’s Spenser and Lee Child’s Jack Reacher, and his debut is action-packed. With a hefty toll of dead bodies, some described in cringe-inducing detail, this is crime fiction at its rawest. Hard-boiled connoisseurs should make Colt’s acquaintance now.

â??Booklist on POCKET-47

With CROSSCUT, Jude Hardin takes the PI novel and psychological suspense to a new, unrestrained level. Fast, fierce, and relentless.

â??David Morrell, New York Times bestselling creator of Rambo



False Truth 1 – 4: A Jordan Fox Mystery Serial Boxed Set (Jordan Fox Serial Sets)

by Diane Capri

LIMITED TIME ONLY! FOUR BESTSELLERS! GREAT VALUE!

Is Jordan Fox the New Veronica Mars?

The exciting new series from New York Times & USA Today Bestselling Author DIANE CAPRI with veteran TV journalist Beth Dexter has fans clamoring for more!

Life’s stories don’t actually come in one complete package, do they? Like TV news, rookie reporter Jordan Fox is living a developing story.

This NEW serial is just like that! A developing story that unfolds over several short books. These are quick reads, meant to be devoured in a single session — just like the stories you hear from your friends every day.

Each book will leave you asking breathlessly, “And THEN what happened?”

False Truth 1: A Jordan Fox Mystery Serial

Rookie TV reporter Jordan Fox graduated from journalism school and slid into her dream job at News Channel 12 on a secret mission to find answers to the very cold case of her mother’s murder. But on the first day, she gets her pitch stolen, her pay cut, and her status demoted to intern.

And that’s just the first hour.

False Truth 2: A Jordan Fox Mystery Serial

Jordan plans to break a big story to stay employed long enough to do the real job only she can do. She gets her chance when she discovers the victim of a brutal crime on the scene of her first assignment. Determined to prove herself, Jordan investigates as if the victim’s story was hers to report — but it isn’t hers and her efforts only drive her further into trouble until she comes face-to-face with a killer.

False Truth 3: A Jordan Fox Mystery Serial

Jordan started this investigation to save her job; finishing it might be the only way to save her life.

False Truth 4: A Jordan Fox Mystery Serial

Budding investigative reporter Jordan Fox continues her a secret mission to find answers to the very cold case of her mother’s murder and keep her job until she solves the crime. When she’s assigned to cover a lightweight story about a reality singing competition, Jordan pitches a story about the world’s humanitarian response to a crisis in Haiti instead.

Be careful what you wish for, Jordan.

“Intricate and ingenious – make some coffee, because you’ll read all night.” Lee Child, #1 Worldwide Bestselling author of Jack Reacher thrillers

Introducing the Jordan Fox Serial an exciting new mystery serial, starring tenacious multimedia journalist Jordan Fox. An ambitious newcomer with a difficult past, fans are sure to love this feisty new heroine from Diane Capri with Beth Dexter!



Burial Plot (A Jonelle Sweet Mystery Book 1)

by R. Lanier Clemons

Her husband’s body is missing from his grave and Jonelle Sweet wants to know who removed his body, why he was taken and more importantly where he is now. As her demand for answers escalates, Jonelle methodically tracks down a body snatcher and uncovers a conspiracy. She learns that if she doesn’t watch her step, the grave robber may turn into a killer and she will be his first victim.



Four of the Usual Suspects: (A Pippa Langham Mystery) (The Portman Creamery Mysteries)

by CS Patra

When a popular soap maker dies in the middle of her own launch party, the girls must find out who did it. The answer seems simple. In the victim’s hand was a napkin with a handwritten note: The Butler did it. They have their killer. There’s just one problem; there are four butlers, each one claiming that he’s innocent. Did one of them do it? Or is there more to this case?



International Hunters, Inc. Collection – Because Killers Know No Borders

by Carolyn McCray

The International Hunters, Inc. Collection includes Bangkok Butcher, a full-length novel. Plus, it also contains “Outliers” and “Smallest Country, Biggest Crime”. Prague Predator and “Killers without Borders” will upload free of charge in fall of 2015! A $19.00 value for $3.99!!!

**Warning, this collection includes GRAPHIC crime scenes and taut thrills. Please do not buy this collection unless you have a strong stomach and don’t scare easily!

Praise for The International Hunters, Inc. Collection…

“This is a fast paced, action filled, right in your face kind of journey. It goes in so many directions that soon you can’t tell who is telling the truth and who is it that keeps leading the team into trap after trap, ambush after ambush! And your simply not going to believe what it all comes down to. I sure didn’t see it coming, and I don’t think Hunter’s, Inc did either.”

Anna Salamatin

Amazon Reviewer

“I thoroughly enjoyed this book from the first page to the last, and can’t wait to learn more about Kyra’s very interesting psyche. I also look forward to many more missions with this most interesting team of specialists. This is exactly what a perfect 5 star mystery and adventure book should be made of, and I sincerely believe you will not be disappointed in it!”

Donna Connerys

Amazon Reviewer

Overview:

The collection includes…

Outliers – a prequel short story to Bangkok Butcher

Bangkok Butcher – the amazing Hard Boiled/Police Procedural, full-length novel

Smallest Country, Biggest Crime*exclusive to the collection – the bridge short story to Prague Predator

Prague Predator*exclusive to the collection – Death stalks Eastern Europe… and our team! (will upload fall 2015)

Killers without Borders*exclusive to the collection- the bridge short story to Madrid Massacre (will upload fall 2015)

Madrid Massacre*exclusive to the collection – the final novel in the series (will upload winter 2015)

Statistical Anomaly*exclusive to the collection – the concluding short story in the series (will upload winter 2015)

More Praise for The International Hunters, Inc. Collection…

“WOW. When is the next book coming out, because I am not quite sure my heart will make it that long! If you think you have it figured out…just stop right there because you are likely going to be wrong. Twist and turns, the obvious is not the obvious and the not obvious isn’t either and the introduction of a great range of players makes this another series you will not want to put down!”

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Amazon Reader

Anyone who enjoys mystery/thrillers such as James Patterson, Lee Child, and Patricia Cornwell, International Hunters, Inc. Collection will definitely satisfy your need for suspense!

**If you were searching for characters such as Alex Cross and Hannibal or movies like Se7en and Saw, check out the Darc Murders Collection

**Want even more serial killers? Check out Hopkin’s latest, The Nursery Rhyme Murders series starting with Humpty Dumpty, the killer wants us to put him back together again

**If you were looking for the #1 Hard Boiled/Police Procedural Patterson-style thrillers with dash of Hannibal, search under Harbinger Murder Mystery Collection

**Need your heartstrings tugged while your adrenaline pumps? Check out Empty Crib Thrillers Collection

**Love mysteries and crime thrillers? Search for Down & Dirty



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