Books tagged: detective fiction

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The Baying Witness
By Anna Drake
Price: Free! Words: 3,860. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2009. Category: Fiction
In this short story, a missing man, a distraught sister, and a baying hound combine to send Sheriff Delton Ross on a hunt for a killer.
Reunions Can Be Murder: The Seventh Charlie Parker Mystery
By Connie Shelton
Series: The Charlie Parker Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,940. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2009. Category: Fiction
Charlie isn't thrilled when a forceful female attorney comes into the office demanding that RJP Investigations locate her missing father in time for an upcoming family reunion. Willie McBride had told people that he was going prospecting for gold in the mountains of southern New Mexico, and now Charlie suspects foul play. She's determined to find him, dead or alive. "A good bet!" –Booklist
Obsessions Can Be Murder: The Tenth Charlie Parker Mystery
By Connie Shelton
Series: The Charlie Parker Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,740. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009. Category: Fiction
Charlie & Drake just want a getaway, a weekend in a lakeside cabin. But within hours Charlie has found a new mystery. A showplace home near the small town of Watson's Lake blew sky high a few years ago, a woman died, and the home's owner went missing. The case was never solved and Charlie discovers a complex web of deceit. "Another delicious read for the beach." –The Pilot, Southern Pines, N.C
For Sale in Palm Springs: The Henry Wright Mystery Series
By Albert Simon
Series: Henry Wright Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 60,270. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2010 by Ocotillo Books. Category: Fiction
A murdered real estate agent. Unsatisfied home buyers. A possible celebrity scam. A secret society! Join retired police chief Henry Wright in figuring out who killed Palm Springs real estate mogul Rex Thornbird in this page turning thriller that will keep you guessing. This first book in the Henry Wright Mystery Series takes our detective from Palm Springs to the Silicon Valley. Newly revised!
Springtime in Sonora: A Henry Wright Mystery
By Albert Simon
Series: Henry Wright Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,350. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2010 by Ocotillo Books. Category: Fiction
An entombed gold miner. An old-fashioned, small-county sheriff. An illegal pot grower. Retired police chief Henry Wright travels to Northern California's Mother Lode gold country to help out an old classmate and friend with a puzzling mystery. After his injuries, Henry is surprised by his interest in the woman that helps nurse him back to health. Find out what is going on in this 2nd in the series
Angel Food and Devil Dogs - A Maggie Gale Mystery
By Liz Bradbury
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120,800. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2010. Category: Fiction
When private detective Maggie Gale is called to a college to discuss the suspicious suicide of a gay professor, she shakes hands with the attractive Dr. Kathryn Anthony, who smiles at her with a faint but unmistakable touch of lust. Thrills, humor, & hot lesbian romance combine in this classic who-done-it style mystery.
Danger-Close
By Jon F. Merz
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,480. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2010. Category: Fiction
For Jake Thunder, a paralyzed ex-specops commando, everyday life is a battle. A hard-boiled, hard-drinking womanizer on one hand, Jake also tries to learn from the wisdom of his Native American past. When a knockout blond demands he figure out who killed her sister, a simple "whodunit" becomes a tangled web of deceit, familial backstabbing and black-market baby-dealing with the Russian Mafia & DIA
The Saints Go Dying
By Erik Hanberg
Series: Arthur Beautyman Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,680. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2010. Category: Fiction
Arthur Beautyman, a computer hacker turned detective, is hunting a serial killer targeting modern day saints. Against him is an unscrupulous reality TV show and a member of his own department, who doesn't know the hacker she's tailing is in the office next door. It's a deadly cat-and-mouse game set against the lights of Hollywood.
Survivor's Affair (A John Logan Thriller)
By Rick Nichols
Series: The John Logan Thrillers, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,800. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2010 by Seven Realms Publishing. Category: Fiction
When Coral Bay's millionaire Golden Boy ends up on the wrong side of a Samurai sword, the wayward daughter of John Logan's former mentor has become the number one suspect. Honor bound, Logan is forced to join the hunt for the real killer. But when the body count quickly rises and the danger begins to spiral closer to home, he calls on two former colleagues for help.
Brooks Berry In The Case Of The Stolen Season
By Michael James
Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2010. Category: Fiction
Brooks Berry is your normal 12 year old boy. Obsessed with sports, best friends with his dog Ripken and a very curious mind. He also is one of Wauwatosa's leading detectives. Join this boy sleuth and his friends on his mystery solving adventures packed with unexpected twists and turns. Written in the spirit of the Hardy Boys & Nancy Drew mysteries. First edition of a new series.