Books tagged: missing persons

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Tangled Up in Blue
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 39,250. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
A strange and secretive couple move into Simon Hills just as sixteen-year-old Jackie struggles with her best friend Isabel's newly self-destructive behavior. Isabel's family was fractured years before by the disappearance of her older sister, and the secrets of both families will disrupt the placid surface of the neighborhood, with frightening implications for everyone involved.
Missing Persons
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A retired college professor uncovers old love letters in the garden of his new home. He makes inquiries of the former residents and learns a WW II war hero and his young wife lived there 50 years ago. But the young wife disappeared in a storm and her body was never found. Her former college lover also disappeared. The professor learns the startling truth, but struggles with his conscience.
Dead on the Island
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Series: Truman Smith Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,710. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
PI Truman Smith has become a loner after failing to find his sister Jan during a recent search of Galveston Island. He jogs on the Seawall, plays with his cat, and reads lots of Faulkner books. Then an old high school football buddy, Dino, asks him to find a young girl named Sharon. As Tru begins his investigation, dead bodies begin to appear and Tru himself wrapped up in a dark mystery.
Trouble
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,440. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mary O Shea is a wild teenager. When she disappears her father is desperate to find her. The police have given up the case, so Daniel O Shea turns to private detective Matt Connor. What Matt discovers will shock and horrify him and change the O Shea family for ever.
Curse of the Bayou
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,090. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Colorful pirates, SuRana-- a shape-shifting puma, and an old Cajun guide named Mud Bug join Cynthia and Gus as they explore the Curse of the Bayou. The latest quest for the adventurous, twelve-year-old best friends finds them in a Louisiana bayou. There, they search for answers in the disappearance of Cynthia's great-grandfather, Beau Connor, who was on his way down the Mississippi River.
Private Investigation 101
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,890. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2011 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Nonfiction » Law » Reference
The guide for becoming a private investigator and is intended for the novice who wants to become a PI as well as for former law enforcement, former military intelligence, security personnel, paralegals, legal professionals, or other individuals. Learn how to obtain a license, how to set up a private investigation agency, how to market your services, how to find information
Into the Fog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,150. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Jason Quick lives in a quiet little fishing on the English coast. Nothing ever happens there, if you don’t count the children who go missing. From the moment they can walk, children are told, “Don’t go over the tracks and into the fog.” Some don’t listen, go into the fog and are never seen again.
The Mysterious Cave
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,740. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Two young couples camp out near a cave that is supposedly haunted, or so the rumors and urban legends go. When midnight arrives the four venture into the cave to explore its beautiful and enigmatic underground world, hoping to see or hear some sign that it truly is occupied by ghosts and ghouls from tortured lives past. No one ever expected their adventure to end so mysteriously and tragically.
Twisted Reason (A Lucinda Pierce Mystery)
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Series: Lucinda Pierce Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,630. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2011 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A missing elderly man shows up dead on his son’s front porch, his pockets full of acorns. Pierce isn’t certain if she’s investigating a murder or one of the strangest natural deaths she’s ever encountered. The investigation brings her into contact with the adult children of people with dementia and leads her to a strange wonderland. When the missing are found, often questions remain.
Dangerous Women & Desperate Men
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Four gripping stories of people on the brink; a broken-hearted woman in Las Vegas plots to take what she is owed, a haunted street cop finds his life on the line in a way he never expected; a desperate agent in California makes a life-changing choice; a hard-working middle-aged woman whose world is coming apart fights back with shocking vengeance.