Books tagged: mystery and suspense

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Blood Over Badge
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 68,010. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Blood over Badge, an intense, taunt and brilliantly told crime thriller, takes readers on a realistic, gritty and real-world tour de force exploring the underbelly of police and detective work. Readers will be taken into an intense story with many twists, turns and surprises — and be left wholly satisfied with an incredible and shocking ending well worth the read.
Guise And Dolls
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Series: Gretchen Birch Murder Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(Originally published as Ding Dong Dead) An anonymous donor...murder in a cemetery...a haunted house with hidden secrets. Someone's dream come true will soon prove more of a nightmare. Gretchen Birch better solve the mystery, or it'll be her and her friends who are history... "A trio of smart, independent women...the peek into this world is fascinating" ~ Romantic Times
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.
Bob Moore: No Hero
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Price: Free! Words: 42,990. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » General
Super powered humans started appearing 30 years ago. Now, they are everywhere. Bob Moore, Private Eye, dares to investigate those who could incinerate him with a thought. When he is called to help a super from his past, however, he'll be pushed to his limit. When supers and the police think there is no crime, can he get to the truth? Will he want to for the man that destroyed his marriage?
Claustrum: Part Two in the Narrative of John of Origin
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Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 61,290. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
Claustrum, a superhero with a strange power, the ability to control people with strange, elegiac mixtures of words, seemingly randomly shows up in the city of Dioma, not knowing where he came from or why he is there. The city is then beleaguered by the cruel villain Sine Animus, who is immune to Claustrum's powers over words. Claustrum flees the city and is forced to seek his own personal truth.
Return To Dead City
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,540. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Only the drug pushers and scoundrels appear to thrive in Centre Town, Pa., home to the Class A baseball team Mets and childhood home of Cozzy Crager, the world-weary protagonist of “Return to Dead City.” Crager and Centre Town are a perfect fit. Battling booze and his worst nightmares of years spent on the Albuquerque police force, he’s back in this decaying, crime-ridden town.
Dominance Games: An Essay on Power A Novel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,770. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
A Novel....An essay on Power.....Truth floats through gauzy mists. Cynicism is wrapped in soft cloth. There is fear, intimidation, loss. There is ecstasy, the traps of history, of identity, of territory, of belief. There is passion. There is wisdom. There are kills. Histories with long roots, many mothers, unyielding fathers. Mean and lust are tempo. Winners win. Losers do not.
Lust Games: An Essay on Honor A Novel
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cynical chiselers, power hungry bastards,low rent power vacuums. Lust driven temptresses. Besotted clowns. Worlds in flux. Integrity. Victory. Lovers. A muse. Honor; the wicked master. Redemption, the tough and unforgiving act. Lust; the wicked mistress. Legacies. Paradise lost. Happy little gnomes scamper about the rivers and eddies of rancid muses,fallen idols,decrepit absence of godly wonder
Distortions
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 87,260. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
For 14 years, Quinn Masterson has been running from the murderer who ripped apart her troubled childhood. Her abduction seems like it happened yesterday; has he returned, or are distorted memories stalking her? The truth will rear its ugly head when Quinn’s first case with the FBI sucks her into a disquieting conspiracy that may leave Quinn longing for the simpler days of her tragic past.
Merryll Manning: The Health Farm Murders
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,320. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
"Merryll Manning: The Health Farm Murders" always claims the reader's complete attention. This novel is a most commendable mystery thriller, fully deserving its overseas' acclaim. When not delving into diets and other aspects of "healthy" living, the author displays considerable powers of invention. His very fertile imagination creates extremely sticky situations for his unique investigator-hero.