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For Whom the Minivan Rolls
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,260. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Aaron Tucker isn't a detective. So he's baffled when the richest guy in his New Jersey town insists that Aaron, and Aaron alone, investigate the disappearance of his wife, who has inexplicably vanished from their home in the middle of the night. Funny, down-to-earth, lovable, and resourceful, Aaron Tucker, family man and freelance writer, reluctantly says yes, and continuously wishes he hadn't.
A Farewell to Legs
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,410. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2009 by Bancroft Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Work-at-home dad, devoted husband, hustling freelance writer, aspiring screenwriter--all ways to describe the unwilling sleuth Aaron Tucker. In A Farewell to Legs, the second installment of the Aaron Tucker Mystery Series, Aaron is back on the trail again, investigating a dead lobbyist and an elementary school stink-bomber.
The Troyuan Chronicles...Book 1
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Series: Troyuan Chronicles, 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Worlds without end, intrigues without resolution and foes without number, all await the career of Alack Troyus. A lonely servant amongst the stellar planets, who must battle the evils and criminals threatening the civil population. One of few, a member of an elite police agency, whose job is to destroy the darkness so the light of justice can prevail.
The Troyuan Chronicles...Book 2
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Series: Troyuan Chronicles, 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 140,170. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
"All the Universe is Amazian..." so sings the poet, "and are blessed in an age of golden aspirations!" But, with this golden light exists the darkness of malevolent designs. So, to battle the criminals of darkness is Alack Troyus, a knight without armor. He is the vanguard of the Silent Army, whose job is to make the Universe safe so law and order can flourish.
Legal Thriller
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 155,680. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2009 by Pegasus Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Legal perspective of a murder in San Francisco. Deputy District Attorney Destiny Mitchell vies to convict wealthy socialite, Jordan Alexander, in the brutal murder of his wife.
Happiness Is a Warm Gun
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A washed up detective searches for a killer across a small town while running from his own demons and sleeping with only a rusty Smith and Wesson for comfort.
The Man from Hardin
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Series: Troyuan Chronicles, 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 107,550. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2009. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
It is the end of old times, and the start of new times. It is an exodus from stagnation, to a life of infinite revelations. So begins the new career of Alack Troyus. A seed only grows in fertile soil, and this young sprout shall grow into a powerful force.
Planet of Doom
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Series: Escape 2 Earth, Short story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
The story begins after Return 2 Earth, the Planetary Alliance has requested the services of intergalactic detective Da’Quan to find the rouge Deltorian warriors Dajus & Mallobo who must answer for their crimes. Before Da'Quan can begin he is trapped on Akanon, also called Planet Doom. He learns that Akanon is controlled by humanoid killer robots. Will he escape to complete his mission in time
EAST VILLAGE NOIR
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Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"Finding a runaway teenager in New York City is easy. The hard part is finding the one your looking for." Private eye Payton Sherwood is hired by the parents of a runaway girl, and while searching for her through the shadowy sidestreets of the East Village, he comes across a connection to a murdered autograph expert. Short story originally published in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, July 1997.
Witch House (Detective Marcella Witch's series, book 5)
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Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,580. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Book 5 in the Detective Marcella Witch's series finds our detectives investigating the murder of an ex-con paroled from prison eighteen years after pulling off a daring armored car heist and absconding with six million dollars in cash. Now for the unlikely group of suspects in his murder, the question is not who killed Rene Landau; the question is what did he do with the money?