Books tagged: detective comedy

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The Chrismystery: A Clarke Quickie
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Price: Free! Words: 18,750. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Christmas is coming! For apprentice detective R.D. Clarke, it's almost time for his favorite day of the year: The Running of the Santas, an event where thousands dress up as everyone's favorite jolly fat man in red and run around a local mall. However, things aren't as innocent as the seem when a quartet of Santas break away from the pack and rob a few of the mall's stores.
Prophet: Starkiller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When detective Jason Prophet discovers his old flame, Lynn McColl, is missing he begins searching. When people she's worked with start turning up dead, he doubles down, fighting thugs, police and even the FBI—anyone who stands in his way—to rescue the woman he still loves. His search leads him from the world of high-tech research to international espionage. Suspenseful and full of edgy humor.
The Adventure of the Costume Ball: A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this short-story prequel to A+ For Murder, Michael O'Brien must solve the theft of a priceless necklace before the thief gets away from the party.
French Roast and Lingerie
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,170. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
What do French roast coffee, pantie raiders, the CIA, and the FBI have in common? It's a mystery, and newly minted private eye Humphrey Jameson must solve it. Jameson faces these mysteries, and many more, as he learns whether it is possible for one man to survive the attacks of many. Maybe he can, if his name is Humphrey. Mystery, comedy,action!
For Anyone to See (An Olivia Hutchinson Mystery)
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Price: Free! Words: 19,050. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
My name is Olivia Hutchinson, but you can call me Hutch. I’m the owner of a fine establishment called For Anyone to See, which just happens to be an all male strip club. And if stories about strippers and murder and crime and sex make you squirmy, you should probably stop reading. Right now. I mean it. Just close up this book and go find something more wholesome to read.
Opportunity For Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,590. Language: British English. Published: April 9, 2013 by M-y Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Another sequel to the Thadeus Burke adventure stories; continuing the antics of the aristocratic Lloyd’s Insurance Broker and his sister Dr Freddie, together with Inspector Johnny Jackson of Scotland Yard. It is now 1928.
Pinnacle City
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,920. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Pinnacle City is a sci-fi novel, 89,000 words in length. Future detective Jack Michaels investigates a series of bizarre killings at Pinnacle City in the Sky. The book is a novel of action and humor in a super complex of the future, featuring an assortment of characters from a private eye to an AI ghost, mutants and androids.
Murder at Mama Truckers Cafe
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Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by Write Words Inc.. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Bobbie Grant has no idea of how the world turns when she is hired as a waitress at Mama Trucker’s Cafe, a truckstop just off the Interstate. Newly separated from her fickle musician husband, Bobbie vows to make better choices in her life, but nothing seems to go the way she plans until handsome Frederick March shows up and courts her with jewelry and flowers.
De droomfiguren
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Price: Free! Words: 9,980. Language: Dutch. Published: November 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Stafford, privédetective, ergert zich aan de moderne tijd en alles wat erbij hoort. Vooral aan die stomme uitvinding: de droomfiguren, waarbij je, doormiddel van een implantaat in je hersenen, je fantasie werkelijkheid kunt laten worden. Hij is het zat om onbenullige zaakjes op te lossen, tot hij een vrouw in zijn kantoor ontvangt. Haar man is verdwenen, zonder een spoor achter te laten.
Interludes of Evil
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,160. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
There's an evil descending on Chicago. A darkness emanating from the very bowels of the Windy City, to the top of its tallest skyscrapers. (And if you’ve ever had a darkness emanate from your bowels, you know how painful that can be!)