Books tagged: magic and crime

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Sacrifice of An Angel
Series: The Haward Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2011 by Wittegen Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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— Confessions of a Marid, Djinn
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,220. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
Ferrari Testarossa is his ‘lamp.’ Finnegus Boggs has been a Somalian warrior, an Egyptian scribe, a Cambridge professor. In 2015 he’s a doctor, and never in his over 5,000 yrs had he been carjacked. But Billy needs help to save his best bud, Tyron. Only a Marid Djinn has the choice to grant a wish. Will these two punks be awarded a chance to set things right and alter the course of their lives.
The Diablo Ouija
Series: The Haward Mysteries, 0.1. Price: Free! Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2011 by Wittegen Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,180. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
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
Price: Free! Words: 122,490. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2012 by Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Islam / Koran & Sacred Writings, Nonfiction » Philosophy » Religious philosophy
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,160. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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
Series: Caitlin Ross. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,520. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Aguilar Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
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
Series: The Path to Darkness, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Crime
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.
The Man of Nightstone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A daring bounty hunter, Althadis, claiming to be one of the world's most skilled sorcerers, has come to the city-state of Pallos announcing that he's hot on the trail of the Whisper, the world's most infamous assassin. No one has ever escaped Whisper's blade or seen his face. Of course, everyone thinks Althadis is completely insane. But sometimes the lesser evil is the crazier man.