Books tagged: arson

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Dirty Pool
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,590. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Albuquerque private eye Bubba Mabry is pitted against his archrival in a race for ransom in Dirty Pool, fifth in the Lefty Award-nominated series. Soon, Bubba finds himself up to his neck in Texans, skinheads, cops and bad vibes. Worse, his addled father suddenly reappears in his life after thirty years, getting in the way at every turn. "Flat-out entertainment" -Harlan Coben
Shaken
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,260. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A contemporary romantic suspense by Daphne du Maurier Award Winner Pamela Beason Earthquake. Vandalism. Arson. What's next? Will Elisa Langston have to get killed to prove to a suspicious insurance investigator that she's not behind the destruction at her plant nursery?
Inferno: An Inquiry into the Willingham Fire
Price: Free! Words: 32,690. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2011 by Lynn Allen. Categories: Nonfiction » Social Science » True crime
Cameron Todd Willingham refused to walk to his execution. To his last moment he proclaimed his innocence of the arson that claimed the lives of his children. While much has been written of the trial, conviction and execution of Willingham, Inferno is the first exploration of the possible causes of the fire that cost three children, and eventually, Willingham himself, their lives.
Melissa
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 57,300. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Her young dreams of happiness shattered, Melissa struggles to find peace. But peace proves an elusive companion when Melissa becomes the target of a bitter and resourceful unknown enemy. Finally, Melissa is forced to seek help from the one person she has tried to avoid. The man who has spent the last four years hating her. Cain.
A Hard Lesson: A Psychological Thriller on Blackmail, Shame and Betrayal of Trust
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 72,500. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A teacher takes on the pupil from hell only to learn what treachery means. Sarah soon gets drawn into the dark secrets of her pupil's family and the inner workings of her boyfriend’s criminal clique, headed by a psychopath. A story of the worst deceit and barbed secrecy, will she face her greatest fear?
Voodoo Moon - Book Four of the Robert Payne Mystery Series
Series: The Robert Payne Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,780. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2011 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Psychological profiler Robert Payne is drawn into a circle of intrigue and murder and he investigates the murder of man's girlfriend, whom he claims was killed by an arsonist who burned down an asylum long ago, and disappeared. With TV Psychics and the local police, Payne must unravel the past to solve the case in the present.
Firebug
Price: Free! Words: 1,670. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General
When a strange rash of arson breaks out, the culprit -- or culprits? -- is like nothing anyone expects, in this short story of "weird fiction" in the tradition of H.P. Lovecraft.
On the Line
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
This is a play about Timothy 'Timmo' O'Connor O'Leary. "Timmo" is a street attorney. He is a sole practitioner because straight out of law school, 40 years ago, he couldn't find anyone who wanted to practice with him. "Why?", you ask. Could it be that he is overweight? Could be. Is it because he always looks as if he owns one suit (He actually owns two.) and looks as if he'd slept in it.
Obsession & Other Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,030. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Obsession & Other Stories is a collection of short stories meant to entertain and intrigue. The collection includes dark and gritty crime stories as well as a couple of gentler ones. These six short stories are a mixed batch which I hope you will enjoy. Chris Longmuir is an award winning novelist with three previously published novels, two of which are e-books.
The Square-Shaped Tear
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 30,400. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
When marine biologist, Zaid, encounters a leather-back turtle, he names Salt, he is drawn into the life of one of Earth’s most enigmatic marine creatures. Part experiment, part adventure, his small crew must navigate love, time and the great oceans of the world to protect this sea-giantess and her species from commercial slaughter.