Free mystery and thriller Kindle books for 31 Aug 18

The Light in the Trees (White Birch Village Book 1)

by Jeff Van Valer

-“The Light in the Treesâ?¦stays shimmering and bright in your mind days after you finishâ?¦most highly recommended.” -Jack Magnus, Reader’s Favorite
-“I love the author’s writing style. The descriptions naturally drew me inâ?¦Thankfully, there’s a second book being released towards the end of this year.” -Reader review
-“I could not wait to see what happened on the other side of the Lakeâ?¦Highly recommendedâ?¦absolutely cannot wait forâ?¦next book to come out!” -Reader review

In 1970, twelve-year-old White Birch Camp veteran Ted returns to his once-favorite place. It is months after his mom’s violent death, and he’s convinced his dad is dumping him for the summer. Or maybe for good.

But he immediately meets his two best friends, Zeke and Neil. Karen, the director’s daughter, notices him, and he finds her more alluring than the camp’s panoramic view of Loon Lake. He also finds Hoss, an alarmingly intelligent, charming, and manipulative risk-taker with a knack for criminal mischief and an unusual vendetta.

In this coming-of-age thriller, follow Ted as he daydreams with Karen of a secret trip to the lake’s far shore, grows with the healing power of true friendship, and dives into psychological warfare with a young sociopath whose guile and need to control eventually turn deadly.

-“I enjoy fiction that pulls you into another place or era…keeps you completely fixated…and this book does that.” -Reader review
-“Such a delightful and suspenseful book that I really didn’t want it to end.” -Reader review



The Dessert Corpse: A Breezy Spoon Diner Cozy Mystery (The Breezy Spoon Diner Mysteries Book 1)

by Tracey Quinn

Come on in to the Breezy Spoon Diner, where murder is the special of the day!

When Dani O’Shea returns to her sleepy little hometown of East Spoon Creek City after a tour in Afghanistan and buys The Breezy Spoon Diner, she plans to live peacefully, serving up great food, great conversation and down-home hospitality to the friendly locals.

The Breezy Spoon is a big success, and when hunky and flirtatious fireman Mark Adams offers to rent Dani his downstairs apartment, things are really looking up…. until a dead body with a chocolate pie smashed in his face shows up in the dumpster behind the diner!

Trying to get to the bottom of the mystery isn’t easy when dealing with the quirky and eccentric residents of East Spoon Creek City, and it gets even harder when the body keeps disappearing and popping up around town! There’s not a moment to lose when dark secrets threaten to come to light, and Dani discovers that one of her customers just might be a serial killer!



HIT AND RUN (A Sister Sleuths Mystery Book 6)

by Rayna Morgan

IS THIS HIT-AND-RUN AN ACCIDENT. . .OR MURDER?
The police say Cate’s death is an accident, but her brother believes it was murder. Lea and her father, a former chief of police, are asked to look into the case.

The suspects are plentiful. The kind of politician who gives politics a bad name, a real estate developer who values profit above all else, a fiancé involved in drugs, and a cop who may have crossed the line.

Lea crosses international borders to track down the killer in this exciting read.

Unplug and escape with Book Six in the Sister Sleuths Mystery Series. The murderer is a surprise, but the ending of the book has an even bigger twist!

Praise for the Sister Sleuths Mysteries:

“You are drawn in and can’t wait to see what happens next.”-M. Shiflet

“Keeps you guessing until the end!”-Gramma

“I was hooked from the first page and had a hard time putting the book down.”-J. Silvers

“The author has the skills necessary to distract readers from the real culprit.”-R. Ten

If you love a suspenseful mystery with plenty of twists and turns and enough suspects to keep you guessing. . .

Get HIT AND RUN now!

If you like Carolyn Dean, Mary Hiker, Dianne Harman, B.R. Snow, Agatha Frost or Ceecee James, you’ll love Rayna Morgan.

The Sister Sleuth Mystery Series is featured in a number of Kindle categories including: mystery thriller and suspense, women sleuths, cozy mystery, detective books, amateur sleuths, and box sets.

Catch up on the sisters’ adventures with the Sister Sleuths Mysteries Box Set. The Box Set includes Murder at the Pier, Murder: Act Two and Murder Western Style. Grab your copy of this entertaining series today!



Sorrow’s Echo (Dark Crossroads Encounters)

by Jeffery A. Moulton

A gripping dark sci-fi thriller that will leave you breathless and wishing for more.

The trial run of the Burro, a cutting edge exploratory robot destined for Mars, was supposed to be routine: a simple expedition across a remote desert. But when malfunctions and freak accidents delay them and strange sounds on the wind turn into impossible movements in the shadows of the rocks, the engineering team discovers that something is hunting them.
Pursued by a relentless, impossible predator, the team flees across the desert toward an ultimate confrontation with fate and the consequences of their own mistakes.

Intense and thought-provoking, SORROW’S ECHO is the first in a new dark sci-fi series that will thrill fans of BLACK MIRROR and THE TWILIGHT ZONE. Filled with complex characters and set against a stark, unforgiving backdrop, it will keep you on the edge of your seat and haunt your dreams.

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Praise for Sorrow’s Echo:

“Unique and creepy as hell!” ~ Melissa P.

“The creeping buildup of tension will have your hair standing on end.” ~ Kim H., Red Adept Editing



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