A Sprig of Blossomed Thorn

A Sprig of Blossomed Thorn by Patrice Greenwood

Wisteria Tearoom Mysteries #2
by Patrice Greenwood
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-271-6
A BVC Original

Notorious for failed relationships.

Ellen Rosings knows that’s true of cops. Detective Tony Aragon has even said it about himself, or something like it. Despite her misgivings, she is drawn to him, but can he reach past a cop’s cynicism to trust her?

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An Aria of Omens

An Aria of Omens by Patrice Greenwood

Wisteria Tearoom Mysteries #3
by Patrice Greenwood
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-399-7
A BVC Original

A cop at the opera…

Wisteria Tearoom owner Ellen Rosings coaxes Detective Tony Aragon to go with her to the Santa Fe Opera, but the magnificent performance of Tosca ends in disaster. In bizarre counterpoint to the opera’s plot, the leading man is murdered in his dressing room, and Tony must rush to secure the crime scene. Ellen is left to comfort Vi Benning, a former server at the tearoom who is now an apprentice at the Opera and a protegee of the slain singer.

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The Aunt Paradox

The Aunt Paradox by Chris Dolley

Book 3 of Reeves and Worcester Steampunk Mysteries
by Chris Dolley
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-391-1

HG Wells has a problem.

His Aunt Charlotte has borrowed his time machine and won’t give it back. Now she’s rewriting history!

Reggie Worcester, gentleman’s consulting detective, and his automaton valet, Reeves, are hired to retrieve the time machine and put the timeline back together.
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The Clovis Incident

The Clovis Incident by Pari Noskin

A Sasha Solomon Mystery
by Pari Noskin
(writing as Pari Noskin Taichert)
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-454-3

Meet Sasha Solomon, PR pro and native Albuquerquean who always seems to attract the quirkiest clients. In this Agatha-Award nominated novel, Sasha is on the road to Clovis, New Mexico, to bid on a job with the local Chamber of Commerce. Little does she expect to encounter space aliens . . . and murder!

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Coyote Ugly

Nagle - Coyote Ugly

And Other Tales
by Pati Nagle
$5.99 (Short Story Collection)
ISBN 978-1-61138-033-0

From the dark depths of the past to the bright hopes of the future, Pati Nagle’s stories range across the palette of human emotion.

Named for her Theodore Sturgeon Award Finalist story, Coyote Ugly includes fantasy, science fiction, historical fiction, romance, mystery, and a few surprises.

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Cyber Genius

Cyber Genius by Patricia Rice

A Family Genius Mystery
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-539-7
A BVC Original

Poison, passion, pandemonium

Anastasia Devlin is a genius at organizing her eccentric family and her online clients, but she seriously doesn’t have time for playing detective.

Then her super-geeky teenage brother Tudor claims his hacker worm has escaped and is mysteriously chewing through the Internet.
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Evil Genius

Evil Genius

by Patricia Rice
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-042-2

Call her a petite princess or a paranoid neurotic, either way, Anastasia Devlin has the instincts of a chameleon. She can disappear into the woodwork, share tea with a queen, or flatten a thug with one swift kick, but what she really wants is to provide her dysfunctional younger siblings with the security of the home she’s been denied…

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Islands by Sara Stamey

by Sara Stamey
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-375-1

Romantic suspense and adventure: “Welcome to Paradise,” archeologist Susan Dunne hears on arrival at the Caribbean island to research petroglyphs and solve the mystery of her brother’s drowning. This sunny tourist paradise conceals shadowy secrets—violent native unrest, sunken treasure, and a bloodthirsty cult masquerading as Voodoo. Can Susan trust her confusing psychic visions that suggest John was murdered?
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Laldasa: Beloved Slave

Laldasa - Beloved Slave by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff

by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff
$4.99 (Novel)
ISBN 978-0-9828440-8-3

When one sees eternity in things that pass away and infinity in finite things, then one has pure knowledge. But if one mrerly sees the diversity of things then one has impure knowledge. And if one selfishly sees a thing as if it were everything, independent of the ONE and the many, then one is in the darkness of ignorance. — Krishna, Bhagavad Gita 18:20-22

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Magical Crimes

Magical Crimes by Chris Dolley

by Chris Dolley
$0.99 (Novelette) ISBN 978-1-61138-040-8

Magical Crimes is a fun CSI with magic and ‘a little something else’ story. The little something else being two foot long and lurking in the hero’s trousers. But don’t worry, the boinkwurst in this story is used purely for the purpose God intended – humour and crimefighting – not lustful titillation.

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Medium Dead

Medium Dead by Chris Dolley

by Chris Dolley
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-074-3

“I was hooked by the end of page one and laughing out loud by the middle of page two. Finally, a new author as witty and sassy as Janet Evanovich.” — Lark Susak

Medium Dead is a fun urban fantasy chronicling the crime fighting adventures of Brenda – a reluctant medium – and Brian – a Vigilante Demon with an impish sense of humour. Think Stephanie Plum with magic and a dash of Carl Hiaasen.

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Miles to Go

Miles to Go - A Sylvan Investigations File - by Laura Anne Gilman

A Sylvan Investigations File (book 1)
by Laura Anne Gilman
To celebrate the release of Sylvan Investigations #3: THE WORK OF HUNTERS, we’re lowering the price on books 1 & 2!
$4.50 $2.50 limited time!
(Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-270-9

The person you pass on the street…may not be human.

They are known as the fatae, the various non-human species that make up the Cosa Nostradamus, the magic-using community. And they could be your neighbors, your teachers, your fellow commuters. Your local PI.

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Pet Noir

Pet Noir by Pati Nagle

by Pati Nagle
$4.99 99¢ Limited Time! (Novel)
ISBN 978-1-61138-068-2

Can a lowly gumpaw hope for love with a girl who rides in a jewel-encrusted carrier?

Feline investigator Leon, with opposable thumbs and the ability to talk, is possibly the most dangerous cat in the galaxy. Indentured to the Security department of Gamma Station until the cost of his creation is paid off, Leon alternates between harassing his human partner/roommate Devin and fighting sleazoid criminals,
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Promises to Keep

Promises to Keep - A Sylvan Investigations Novella by Laura Anne Gilman

A Sylvan Invesigations File (book 2)
by Laura Anne Gilman
To celebrate the release of Sylvan Investigations #3: THE WORK OF HUNTERS, we’re lowering the price on books 1 & 2!
$4.50 $2.50 Limited Time!
(Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-273-0

The person you pass on the street…may not be human.

They are known as the fatae, the various non-human species that make up the Cosa Nostradamus, the magic-using community. And they could be your neighbors, your teachers, your fellow commuters. Your local PI.

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Reggiecide by Chrs Dolley

Reeves & Worcester Steampunk Mysteries
by Chris Dolley
$2.99 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-207-5

Sequel to the WSFA Award finalist What Ho, Automaton!

Guy Fawkes is back and this time it’s a toss up who’s going to be blown up first – Parliament or Reginald Worcester, gentleman consulting detective.

But Guy might not be the only regicide to have been dug up and reanimated. He might be a mere pawn in a plan of diabolical twistiness.

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Resonance by Chris Dolley

by Chris Dolley
$2.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-061-3

You can’t create a world in seven days without cutting corners

Graham Smith is a 33 year old office messenger. To the outside world he’s an obsessive compulsive mute – weird but harmless. But to Graham Smith, it’s the world that’s weird. And far from harmless. He sees things other can’t…or won’t. He knows that roads can change course, people disappear, office blocks migrate across town – all at night when no one’s looking.

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Signatures by James A. Hetley

by James A. Hetley
$3.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-472-7

John Patterson thinks he damn well earned his pension. He survived more than twenty years as a police forensic wizard, tracking down and fighting the worst that criminal magic could throw at him. If he could only retire the nightmares, as well.

Some of those nightmares feature Albert Kratz, alias Albertus Magnus, a psychopathic criminal mage Patterson trapped in a burning building years ago. So why is a dead man leaving his unique magical signature on the grisly “artistic” murder of a diplomatic courier?

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Speak to Our Desires

Book cover for Speak to Our Desires by Brenda W. Clough

by Brenda W. Clough
$4.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-038-5

The Rolling Stones were wrong. Even when you get what you want, you just might find that it’s not at all what you need.

It’s June 1969 in New York City. The moon is in the second house, Jupiter has aligned with Mars, and private investigator Tim Coates is having his own personal summer of love. A gorgeous blonde girl hires him to find her missing mother. Finally, his life is starting to look like Nero Wolfe’s!
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Stung by Pari Noskin

A Darnda Jones Mystery
by Pari Noskin
$5.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-455-0

Introducing a new, fun and thought-provoking series from Agatha-award finalist Pari Noskin.

Meet Darnda Jones, one of the stars of television’s popular Psychic 911. She’s made a name for herself because of a special skill: Darnda can communicate with nonhumans. Now she works as a natural pest controller to the rich and famous. Think of her as the Pied Piper of the insect, animal and plant world. In all, things couldn’t be better. Who knew that working at a high-society wedding in one of Houston’s toniest suburbs could change all that with a single, well placed bullet?
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Tinkerbell on Walkabout

Tinkerbell on Walkabout by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff

A Gina Miyoko Mystery
by Maya Kaathryn Bohnhoff
$2.99 (Novelette) ISBN 978-1-61138-548-9
A BVC Original

What sort of mystery could unfold in the heart of an obsessively neat junkyard? Wannabe detective Gina Miyoko (AKA Tinkerbell) is about to find out.

She’s 5′2″, gamine, and weighs eighty-nine pounds in a soggy trench coat.

The nickname “Tinkerbell” has followed her from high school. It’s hard to imagine her riding a Harley named Boris, or packing a baby blue .357.
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Undercover Genius

Undercover Genius by Patricia Rice

The Family Genius Mysteries Book 2
by Patricia Rice
$6.99 (Novel) ISBN 978-1-61138-344-7

Complex conspiracies to the right, dastardly deaths to the left, and all Ana wants to do is save her family’s inheritance.

When her half-sister Patra arrives on the Maximillian mansion doorstep with the news that Patra’s father was murdered and the killers are after Patra, Ana is off on another race to protect her eccentric family. Graham, the hunky spy in the attic who holds the mansion ransom, has a stake in this mystery if he wants to prevent Ana and her family from turning his high tech bat cave into Grand Central Station.

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What Ho, Automaton!

What Ho, Automaton! by Chris Dolley

by Chris Dolley
$2.99 (Short Story Collection) ISBN 978-1-61138-060-6

“A fun blend of P.G. Wodehouse, steampunk and a touch of Sherlock Holmes. Dolley is a master at capturing and blending all these elements. More than fascinating, this work is also rip-roaring fun!”
SF Revu

What Ho, Automaton! chronicles the adventures of Reggie Worcester, gentleman consulting detective, and his automaton valet, Reeves.

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Wisteria Tearoom Mysteries Volumes 1-3


First three books in the series
by Patrice Greenwood
$16.99 (Omnibus) ISBN 978-1-61138-542-7

A boxed set of three cozy mysteries. With recipes!

A FATAL TWIST OF LEMON (book 1): Cops drink coffee.

They don’t belong in Ellen Rosings’s Victorian tearoom. But when her opening day thank-you tea ends in the murder of the president of the Santa Fe Preservation Trust, the police invade her haven.

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The Work of Hunters

The Work of Hunters by Laura Anne Gilman

A Sylvan Investigations File (book 3)
by Laura Anne Gilman
$3.50 (Novella) ISBN 978-1-61138-564-9
A BVC Original

Danny Hendrickson – ex-cop turned PI – and his partner Ellen could be any low-rent private investigators trying to make a difference, and a living, in New York City.

Except Danny’s father was a faun, and Ellen is a storm-seer.
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