Books tagged: mystery story

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Where the Dreams End
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,110. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2010 by NukeWorks Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Brocs Harley hasn't always lived on the right side of the law, but he's never been accused of murder...until now. A repo man with a degree in criminal justice and a background in grand theft, Brocston Harley wears his black sheep label with pride, but now it's about to bite him. His little brother is dead, and Brocs is the number one suspect. Does he have the skills he needs to uncover a killer?
Reiono
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Price: $14.90 USD. Words: 11,470. Language: Italian. Published: March 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Un brutto ricordo da dimenticare, una nuova vita, una vacanza. Dorian e Greg, volevano solo tornare a vivere, insieme e quel giorno doveva essere l'inizio di una nuova vita, per tornare a credere a sperare... non fu così.
What Happened When the War Was Over; further stories of Gonzalo Llorente and Carlos Tejada Alonso y Leon
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 32,070. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2010. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
In the novel DEATH OF A NATIONALIST, committed fascist Carlos Tejada Alonso y Leon crosses paths with equally committed socialist Gonzalo Llorente. The meeting changes both men's lives forever. The stories in WHAT HAPPENED WHEN THE WAR WAS OVER trace the lives of Tejada and Gonzalo after General Franco's dictatorship falls, and complete their biographies for curious readers of the Tejada series.
The Doll's Head: A Mystery for Girls
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,740. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
In a seaside village on the edge of the North Atlantic, a 12-year-old girl named Paulie finds a doll’s head buried in the muck of a cove. With the help of her mad Cousin Nan, Paulie sets out to solve the mystery of its origins.
Learning to Fly: Why Bounty Hunting is More Therapeutic than Running Over Morelli with a Buick
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,710. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2010. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Celebrity culture
"When we first meet Stephanie, she can't afford therapy--she can barely afford her low-rent apartment and regular meals. A couple of hours a week with a trained professional, not that you'd have talked her into it, probably would have done her good. Luckily, as Sylvia Day suggests, she found bounty hunting instead." - Leah Wilson, Perfectly Plum: An Unauthorized Celebration of Stephanie Plum
Discovery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,850. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Pita Cardenas has taken the case of her life. The only attorney in small Rio Gordo, she has decided to fight the biggest railroad company in the state to get compensation for the widow of a man who may have raced a train. He’s guilty—or is he? A Shamus Award nominee by this bestselling writer.
G-Men
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,130. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
New York Times bestselling author Jeffrey Deaver says of “G-Men,” “If you liked E.L. Doctorow’s Ragtime or the writing of Caleb Carr (The Alienist), you’ll enjoy this [story]. Part police procedural, part political thriller, this clever tale features real life characters interacting with fictional ones.” Nominated for the Sidewise Award for Best Alternate History.
The Moorhead House
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Dusty’s Cleaning specializes in cleaning houses where horrible things happen. Suicides, murders, Dusty’s seen them all. But she can’t forget the scene at the Moorhead House. Chosen as one of the top ten stories of the year by the readers of Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine.
Scrawny Pete
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,760. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Crime reporter Atkins discovered Scrawny Pete at the scene of a murder-suicide. The hard-bitten reporter took to the cat, and the cat took to him. Together they traveled through the city on the police beat, until the day they came across another crime, one that Scrawny Pete understood. Includes complete bonus story, "The Secret Lives of Cats."
Patriotic Gestures
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,330. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Crime scene investigator Pamela Kinney heard the bad guys outside her house and smelled smoke, but it wasn’t until morning that she realized they’d burned the flag that covered her daughter’s casket. Her police colleagues called it a small crime, but to her, it wasn’t. She had to solve it, and she had to solve it now.