Books tagged: detective fiction

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The Baying Witness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this short story, a missing man, a distraught sister, and a baying hound combine to send Sheriff Delton Ross on a hunt for a killer.
Reunions Can Be Murder: The Seventh Charlie Parker Mystery
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Series: The Charlie Parker Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,940. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Charlie isn't thrilled when a forceful female attorney comes into the office demanding that RJP Investigations locate her missing father in time for an upcoming family reunion. Willie McBride had told people that he was going prospecting for gold in the mountains of southern New Mexico, and now Charlie suspects foul play. She's determined to find him, dead or alive. "A good bet!" –Booklist
Obsessions Can Be Murder: The Tenth Charlie Parker Mystery
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Series: The Charlie Parker Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,740. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Charlie & Drake just want a getaway, a weekend in a lakeside cabin. But within hours Charlie has found a new mystery. A showplace home near the small town of Watson's Lake blew sky high a few years ago, a woman died, and the home's owner went missing. The case was never solved and Charlie discovers a complex web of deceit. "Another delicious read for the beach." –The Pilot, Southern Pines, N.C
For Sale in Palm Springs: The Henry Wright Mystery Series
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Series: Henry Wright Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010 by Ocotillo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A murdered real estate agent. Unsatisfied home buyers. A possible celebrity scam. A secret society! Join retired police chief Henry Wright in figuring out who killed Palm Springs real estate mogul Rex Thornbird in this page turning thriller that will keep you guessing. This first book in the Henry Wright Mystery Series takes our detective from Palm Springs to the Silicon Valley. Newly revised!
Springtime in Sonora: A Henry Wright Mystery
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Series: Henry Wright Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2010 by Ocotillo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An entombed gold miner. An old-fashioned, small-county sheriff. An illegal pot grower. Retired police chief Henry Wright travels to Northern California's Mother Lode gold country to help out an old classmate and friend with a puzzling mystery. After his injuries, Henry is surprised by his interest in the woman that helps nurse him back to health. Find out what is going on in this 2nd in the series
Angel Food and Devil Dogs - A Maggie Gale Mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,800. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When private detective Maggie Gale is called to a college to discuss the suspicious suicide of a gay professor, she shakes hands with the attractive Dr. Kathryn Anthony, who smiles at her with a faint but unmistakable touch of lust. Thrills, humor, & hot lesbian romance combine in this classic who-done-it style mystery.
Danger-Close
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
For Jake Thunder, a paralyzed ex-specops commando, everyday life is a battle. A hard-boiled, hard-drinking womanizer on one hand, Jake also tries to learn from the wisdom of his Native American past. When a knockout blond demands he figure out who killed her sister, a simple "whodunit" becomes a tangled web of deceit, familial backstabbing and black-market baby-dealing with the Russian Mafia & DIA
The Saints Go Dying
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Series: Arthur Beautyman Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Arthur Beautyman, a computer hacker turned detective, is hunting a serial killer targeting modern day saints. Against him is an unscrupulous reality TV show and a member of his own department, who doesn't know the hacker she's tailing is in the office next door. It's a deadly cat-and-mouse game set against the lights of Hollywood.
Brooks Berry In The Case Of The Stolen Season
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Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Brooks Berry is your normal 12 year old boy. Obsessed with sports, best friends with his dog Ripken and a very curious mind. He also is one of Wauwatosa's leading detectives. Join this boy sleuth and his friends on his mystery solving adventures packed with unexpected twists and turns. Written in the spirit of the Hardy Boys & Nancy Drew mysteries. First edition of a new series.
Retired With Prejudice (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries 2)
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Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,320. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2010 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the second Charlotte Diamond mystery, intrepid ex-FBI senior investigator, Charlotte finds high-level international intrigue has sought her out when the abandoned sailboat of spy master Win Engleton washes up against her dock. Charlotte struggles with having to choose between focusing on her new-found significant other, former movie star Brenda Boynton, or unraveling a complex espionage drama.