Books tagged: mystery adventure

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Sterile Promontory
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Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 85,810. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
A rigged court case, a devious politician and a prophet on the trail of a secret book, provide the intrigue behind the bureaucratic metropolis of Rotar. Under constant fear of the unknown, the city is entombed behind massive embattlements, surrounded by the horrors of the Feroma desert. When the metropolis is attacked, Elmar Deevon is forced to act quickly to keep his schemes afloat.
Murder Passes the Buck
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Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After her neighbor is shot and killed in his hunting blind, 66-year-old Gertie Johnson will do whatever it takes to solve the case in book 1 of this award-winning mystery series. “Laugh-out-loud funny” Crimespree Magazine-“Fans of Janet Evanovich, imagine Grandma Mazur with a shotgun.” Green Bay Press Gazette-“One of the most memorable heroes in crime fiction." Lansing State Journal
Heron Island
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 126,680. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Widowed Rough Rider Dade Wyatt longs to cast off his shadowed past and retreat to a quiet life as a security operative for paper tycoon Warren Dodge. But when plans to host Wyatt’s old commander Teddy Roosevelt on Dodge's idyllic Vermont island are imperiled by a guest’s death, Wyatt descends into a maelstrom of poverty, anarchy and class war to safeguard the President and catch a killer.
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.
Johnny Walker's Red
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 58,880. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Meet Julie Ann McNamara, heroine of the Julie McNamara Mystery series! Johnny Walker's Red is the premier novel in the series. Julie is smart, tough, and determined. She makes a living poking around in other people's business. Sometimes that gets her into trouble; sometimes that puts her in screamingly funny predicaments!
Johnny Walker's Black
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 54,500. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Julie's back in the exciting sequel to Johnny Walker's Red. Johnny Walker's thoroughbred has been stolen. Distrustful of the local sheriff, Johnny begs Julie to help. A series of twists and turns makes recovery of the horse difficult. Meanwhile, Julie agrees to help a young man wrongly charged with a bank robbery. Julie's keen observations cause her to go head to head with the lead detective.
The Brodick Follies
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Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 98,970. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2010. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
Aging soldier of fortune Harry Brodick is murdered at a resort in the Rockies. He planned a final score before hiding permanently from old enemies and international authorities. The deal, which involved millions of dollars in illegal weapons, is completed, but he dies before reaping the benefit. His client, old nemeses, and even his wife each have a different motive to kill him, but who succeeds?
Have Gun, Will Play (a Mick and Casey Mystery)
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,360. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Two gunslingers, one little girl, a big bag of toys, and murder! Young newlywed gunslingers Mick and Casey tangle with jewel heists, kidnappings and a murder mystery when they are hired to escort the young daughter of a stagecoach king, along with her fabulous collection of toys. One of Red Adept's Top Indie Books of 2010.
Murder Grins and Bears It
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Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a game warden is murdered in the Michigan U.P., Gertie Johnson is hot on the trail. She is hampered by pin-curled Kitty and man-hungry Cora Mae. Worse, Gertie’s son, the local sheriff, seems more concerned with arresting his mother for cruising without a driver's license than catching a killer.
Foreteller
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,410. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
With her present-day life in upheaval, the last thing archaeologist Zoey Kincaid needs is a 25-year-old letter warning of her upcoming demise. Forced to dust the cobwebs from her own shadowy past, Zoey uncovers crimes, deception, and buried family secrets, but will she put it all together in time to ensure a future?