Books tagged: mystery and crime

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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.
Maid for Mayhem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Gretchen is tossed off the corporate ladder she relocates to a rural county, finding employment and lodging with a wealthy widow. When her benefactress dies, Gretchen discovers a talent in crime scene cleaning and her hands full with unexpected beaus, hilarious new friends and a serial killer who suddenly drops in on the locals. Business picks up along with danger; Gretchen is just his type.
Angel of Mercy - A Matthew Cruze Investigation
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,050. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Dr. Adrian Zoebel is accused of killing 12 of his patients. Reporter Matthew Cruze is determined to uncover the truth. When Zoebel teams up with a top TV producer to create a reality show where terminally-ill guests vie for the chance to die at the practiced hand of their host, Cruze discovers that what’s happening behind the scenes is even deadlier than what's happening before the cameras.
All Hallows Eve Vs. Fantomas Book I: The Spectre Of Crime
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Series: All Hallows Eve, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,510. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Comics & Graphic Novels / Superheroes
Readers 9 and up. Fantomas lives! On a dark, Halloween night, during the height the Cold War, the Lord of Terror with 100 faces has set a diabolical plan in motion. To stop him, Eve Halloran aka All Hallows Eve will need to solve the mystery of an assassin who can seemingly walk through walls. But are things truly as they seem? Or is this merely the first stage in an even larger plot?
The Other
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Series: Zack Tolliver, FBI. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,740. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
FBI agent ZackTolliver is called to the tiny town of Elk Wells in the Navajo Indian reservation. Hunting guide Eagle Feather and two clients have stumbled across the body of a small white girl mysteriously abandoned on the remote mesa top. Nearby tracks suggest she was killed by a bear. But the bear tracks turn to human prints. Who or what has killed the little girl?
Letters From the Grave
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Jake Ramsey fights nightmares and loneliness, living alone, flying helicopters to Louisiana’s offshore oil rigs. When a young girl mysteriously enters his life, she brings with her a connection to his past.
Cedar Breaks
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Series: Dan Allex mystery, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,100. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Cedar Breaks," is the third in the series of Dan Allex mysteries that starts with a frozen corpse on a mountain trail. The mystery unfolds in Southern Utah were ex-sheriff Dave and his wife, and friends, along with the the FBI try to solve the murder of one of their own. The suspense increases and the action leads to Las Vegas where things gradually come together and finally end with a bang.
Vengeance is Blind: Three Scott Drayco Short Mysteries
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You set the price! Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From three-time Derringer Award finalist BV Lawson come three tales featuring Scott Drayco, a man who had everything going for him: handsome, brilliant, a talented classical pianist in the prime of his youth. After violence scarred him physically and emotionally, he turned to an FBI career for ten years and now freelances as a crime consultant, taking on cases other people don't want to touch.
Windy City Hunter
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Series: A Susan Hunter Mystery, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Darby is a finalist in a cooking competition in Chicago, Susan travels with him as his assistant. One of his ingredients is sabotaged, another contestant appears to be a local art forger, and back at the condo where they are staying, the woman across the hall is murdered. Susan and Darby are in the hallway when the body is discovered, and they quickly become suspects.
Treachery in the Sky
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,420. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Twelve-year-old Kim-Li finds herself in a desperate fight for survival. She's at the center of a plot to take control of Earth's only space habitat--an orbiting ring a mile across, housing 5,000 people.