Books tagged: mystery and suspense

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Snow Slayer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,060. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00)
Sherm likes watching people until it snows. Then the police get to witness one of Sherm's events. When it snows, people open up the door to strangers who are stuck out in the cold.
The Light Amid the Darkness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,320. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00)
“The Light Amid the Darkness” is a thriller/suspense story, set a few years in the future in a tunnel far below the China Sea. Based on an actual proposed tunnel linking China and Taiwan, the story follows a group of passengers on the maiden voyage of a Mag-Lev train. An accident along the way strands them. They then must battle natural and supernatural forces as they try to reach safety.
Tick Tock (A Detective Shakespeare Mystery, Book #2)
Series: Detective Shakespeare Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,210. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
From the internationally bestselling author of The Protocol and Brass Monkey comes the highly anticipated sequel to the smash hit Depraved Difference, Tick Tock. Filled with heart pounding terror and suspense, along with a healthy dose of humor, Tick Tock ‘s twists will keep you guessing right up to the terrifying end.
Penelope Barrows #2 The Case of the Red Sneaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,040. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
My plans had been made for me. I was going to Chicago for the summer. Chicago ugh! I mean most people go to the beach or to the mountains on summer vacation. Not me, I go to a big, hot city. I was going to spend my whole summer vacation in Chicago with my Aunt Susan and Uncle Joe. Be on the lookout in summer 2012 for Penelope’s next adventure; Penelope Barrows #3 The Case of the Poison Pen Letter.
No Cause to Die For
Price: Free! Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A PI with psychological training and computer skills teams up with a police lieutenant. He employs unofficial assistants to solve what evolves from obtaining information into possible murders. Together they uncover a plot to elect a puppet President controlled by a big time power broker.
Deadly Decisions: 5 Tales of Crime and Suspense
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Tales about dark choices people make when their backs are against a wall: a sheriff's deputy and a nun hold the fate of a meth dealer; a former violinist takes fate into his own, scarred hands; a forensic linguist obsessed with solving the puzzle of a missing Moravian deed; a homeless man killed by a hit-and-run finds advocates in a minister and his cat; a hitman who just wants to be left alone.
Mr. E In Cabin 187 (The Hudson Agency)
Series: Case Files of the Hudson Agency, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Case #2: From The Case Files of the Hudson Agency. A murder on a cruise sets Warren Eisenchezarrarus — better known as Mr. E. — on the hunt for a killer. The murder weapon can't exist, the detective's assistant is as green as a seasick turtle and worst of all, Mr. E. is supposed to be on vacation! How will he find the culprit with so few clues on a cruise ship full of suspects? 6,693 words
Grave Madness: Three Scott Drayco Mysteries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,830. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
From Derringer Award winner 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 and now freelances as a crime consultant, taking on cases other people often don't want to touch.
Suggestion of Death
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Someone is killing lawyers. And it takes a lawyer to find out who the murderer is. Ripped from the headlines, this mystery looks at law firms and pedophile priests, and will satisfy those looking for a page turner. It is written with tongue in cheek humor, like Robert Parker's and Sue Grafton's books.
The Slaughters of the Race
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,600. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
In prison the elderly Chung Zhang is Joe Riggin's kindly mentor, but after women start dying upon Joe’s release he realizes Zhang befriended him for a reason. He suspects the plan for his fall is bigger than anyone imagines, involving perhaps his own goverment. Unexpected help comes in the form of cool British restaurant owner Hester Haley and the unlikeliest ally of all, a cop who believes him.