Books tagged: magic and crime

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Sacrifice of An Angel
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Series: The Haward Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Wittegen Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
The body of a girl in a ceremonial robe is found sprawled on a playground roundabout, her throat brutally ripped out. Is it a ritualistic, magical murder or a setup to distract from the real killer? That is the question that faces Theo and Remy Haward, detectives in the Sorcerous Crimes Task Force (SeCT), when they are called to the scene.
Tales of Finnegus Boggs--Billy and Tyron
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ferrari Testarossa is his 'lamp.' Finnegus Boggs was a Somalian warrior, an Egyptian scribe, a Cambridge professor. Now, he's a doctor, and never in his over 5,000 yrs was he forced from his lamp at gunpoint. Billy demanded the doc fix his dying friend, but the genie knew sealing the hole in Tyron meant more than stitching his wound. Guiding both boys to do the right thing would take magic...
Pretty Witches All in a Row
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Series: A Nick Gibson Novel, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,580. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Someone is picking off a coven of witches. Nick must cast aside his disbelief and delve into the world of the supernatural to solve the case. On hand to help is Annaliese, a member of the coven who claims to have had a prophetic dream at the exact time of each victim’s death, offering clues to the identity of the killer. Is religious mania the motive for murder, or is it something more personal?
The Diablo Ouija
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Series: The Haward Mysteries, 0.1. Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011 by Wittegen Press. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Theo and Remy Haward are drawn into a ghostly murder investigation on Hallowe'en when The Diablo Ouija, a dangerous magical item, is stolen from the SeCT evidence store. Theo turns to his old mentor, retired DCI Swanson, for more information about the one-time tool of serial killer, Raymond Holiday, and discovers Swanson has been keeping a secret about the deadly spirit board.
Questioner's Shadow
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,180. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » General
Running from an Empire he once served, Lord Questioner Petyr Ocyna discovers the mutilated body of a young woman in the forest, not far from a strange barrier known as the Fringe. Petyr chooses to risk a possible trip to the gallows in order to discover the killer. But what he uncovers in the small town of Dunsriver might doom not only himself, but the Empire he's still trying to serve.
Unveiling the Secrets of Magic and Magicians
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Price: Free! Words: 122,490. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by amin-sheikho.com. Category: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings
How terrible are the words that issued from the mouths of those deceivers from amongst the jews, who used false statements to insert intrigue into the books of Islam. Their words about the possible use of magic to bewitch the most honorable one of all creation, Mohammad (cpth), are nothing more than mere lies.
Perfect Trouble
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
When Connor Wildman opens a portal to another world in his closet, Ethan Samuel Peters is called in to find the young man. With his trusty werewolf partner, Dusty, at his side, Ethan enters the portal and finds himself in the realm of Fairie. The realm beyond the portal is in chaos due to Connor’s unauthorized visit.
A Maid in Bedlam
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Series: Caitlin Ross. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,400. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
When Caitlin's husband falls under the sway of an old enemy, she must risk everything to save his soul and see justice done. Third in the Caitlin Ross series.
God's Will Be Death
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Aguilar Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Drama
Cognitive scientist John Paulus, inspired by a Spanish short story, practices magical conjurations in order to bring about the death of his wife, Claire. After Claire dies in a house fire set by someone else, Paulus is convicted of murder. Paulus’s pact with the devil, as told through tabloid releases, provides a black-humour framework to this otherwise stark tale of a miscarriage of justice.
The Path to Darkness Volume 4 Three Tales of the Macabre
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Series: The Path to Darkness, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
The Path to Darkness Volume 4 Three Tales of the Macabre: To read on a rainy day… when the sky is dark and a downpour crashes against the earth. Magic and mayhem cross paths with customers of Voodoo Doughnut. Serial killers, thieves and serious magic will have you transfixed as you turn each page. Revised July 2013 - Edited By Adrienne Koch for your reading pleasure.