Books tagged: mystery and love

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The Freel of Streel: Part One in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
It is always advisable, when you are a conman, to make sure that the town that you're about to try to con does not have a land such as Streel hidden within it. For if it does, you may find yourself trying to escape your mind in an incomprehensible land with a left-handed scribe, being forced to deal with lexically picky ants, Kweengs, and the Freel on your journey through your fears, God and love.
The Case of the Vanishing Boy: A Spade/Paladin Conundrum
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Series: Spade/Paladin Conundrums. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,680. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Secret Master of Fandom and Private Detective Spade gets a strange request: a tiny woman with pointed ears asks him to help her with a case at FleshCon, a California science fiction convention. The tiny woman turns out to be the infamous Paladin, whom Spade thought was only a rumor. And she needs his help finding a teenage boy whom she says vanishes whenever she approaches him.
The Blue Virgin: A Nora Tierney Mystery
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 86,310. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The mysterious death of Bryn Wallace draws American Nora Tierney to Oxford to clear her close friend Val Rogan, who has been wrongfully accused of Bryn's murder. Or has she? Nora quickly becomes embroiled in the murder investigation, much to the dismay of Detective Inspector Declan Barnes and the illustrator of Nora's children's book, Simon Ramsey.
JD Lawrence's Behind The Cross
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 20,310. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Telly award winning playwright and multi-hyphenate JD Lawrence has broken box office records across the country with his Hilarious stage plays. Lawrence now brings that same synergy to his new short novel Behind The Cross. Nina Hill finds herself head over heels in love with an older gentleman. However, when he confesses to her he's married with a family the affair ends and the drama begins.
Legwork
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,730. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
LEGWORK is the debut novel in Katy Munger's hilarious and acclaimed Casey Jones Mystery series. Casey is a big, bad bottled blonde who takes no prisoners as she delves into cases for those who are marginalized on the outskirts of society.
Out of Time
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,860. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Casey Jones takes the case of a woman on death row who has allegedly killed her cop husband and is due to die for her crime in four weeks time, shee sets herself at odds with her hometown police force and some of her most personal friends. When her investigation triggers a series of murders. Casey races to uncover the truth before more people die and before an innocent woman is put to death.
Money to Burn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When one of Casey's clients is killed on her watch, she vows to track down the murderer. Her search quickly takes her into the rarefied ranks of North Carolina's social elite, where her own dirt-poor childhood comes rushing back in a wave of self-doubt that adds fire to her considerable fury.
Bad To The Bone
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Casey is begged to intervene in a nasty interracial divorce involving a child custody dispute but when a murder soon follows, she realizes that she has been set-up by a sociopathic client. When the investigation takes Casey to the Panhandle of Florida, she must confront some demons of her past that she thought were long dead and buried.
Better Off Dead
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Casey investigate a series of rapes on the Duke University campus after she becomes embroiled in a nasty civil suit filed against a female client who has been the victim of a horrible crime. Traumatized by the experience, she can no longer set foot outside her home. Casey agrees to help find her tormentor and goes undercover as Duke’s sluttiest student ever to find the killer.
Merryll Manning: Beachfront "Holiday"
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 59,120. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Aside from Reid's obvious wittiness and liking for the unconventional, in addition to his enjoyable command of language, the Merryll Manning series holds great appeal for those who enjoy a fast paced, well laid out work filled with lots of twists and turns. If you enjoy mysteries you're sure to be drawn right into the narrative. Those who don't, will also find themselves turning page after page.