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Swann's Way Out: A Henry Swann Mystery
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 84,320. Language: American English. Published: February 20, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
SWANN'S WAY OUT, a Henry Swann Mystery by Charles Salzberg. 4th in series.
Flight of the Curlew
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,620. Language: Australian English. Published: November 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
His fall from grace was swift and brutal, his recovery an arduous journey of self recrimination and strange bedfellows. She tried to extract her revenge, but found herself being drawn into a relationship she would never have believed. He tried to commit suicide ... a new found friend urged him to ... and she was torn between hoping he would, and feeling gulity for her thoughts. He evens the score,
Without Mercy: Obsession and Murder Under the Influence
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,980. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes
She was a hard-working, cheerful waitress, one of the nicest people you’d ever want to know. She was also a three-bottle-a-day alcoholic, hopelessly in love with the IHOP’s manager, Allen Bryant. Bryant wanted his live-in lover, IHOP owner Art Venecia, dead. And Dee Casteel helped him to arrange it. But there was an even more gruesome killing to come …
The Trophy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,050. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Women's fiction » Feminist
Just what is it about Christy Flemming's new job that threatens her life and everything that matters to her?
The Ape & the Peacock
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 105,420. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2016 by FICTIVE PRESS. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
It’s 1957 in the fictional Canadian Province of Superior. In the span of just a few days, the lives of several high-level government officials and a colourful cast of “destitutes” are about to change forever. In this penetrating social commentary by the author of Con Job and Scandalous, wrongdoings lead to shockingly unequal consequences for the privileged and the dispossessed.
Scoundrels: Defining Corruption Through Tales of Political Intrigue in Rhode Island
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 52,130. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2016 by Stillwater River Publications. Categories: Essay » Political, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Activism
It has been said that political corruption is as old as government itself. Yet despite its timeless nature and its devastating impact on society, “political corruption” remains an elusive term that is difficult to define. In order to fully grasp its impact on government and society as a whole.
Fate of the Fallen
Series: Hope Street Church Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 104,640. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2016 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A brand-new book in the terrific Hope Street Church mystery series, by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams and Elizabeth Lockard.
Before Madoff - The Forgotten Frauds of American History - Volume I
Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 48,310. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Hoaxes & deceptions, Nonfiction » History » American
Taken from the all but forgotten pages of American history, Before Madoff brings alive the extraordinary rogues who perpetrated the most astonishing swindles, frauds and embezzlements of their day. Filled with marvelous illustrations, it is a stunning chronicle of fraudsters and their crimes, weaving these fascinating stories into the retelling of some of America’s most important historical events
Synergy
Price: $9.90 USD. Words: 86,400. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Joan Priest has a secret, one that if revealed will turn her world upside down. In Brazil to rescue a floundering deal, she learns of her boss’ suicide and a note that implicates her in a huge embezzlement scheme. If she returns home, she'll likely be arrested. And while she had nothing to do with the crime, she knows her secret will come out. So Priest, alone and without aid, decides to run.
Fowler's Folly
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 33,160. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015 by Cyberworld Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
The tenth book in the Charlotte Diamond mystery series takes retired FBI agent Charlotte Diamond, and her spouse, movie star Brenda Brandon/Boynton, to an aging mountaintop palace in the Blue Ridge Mountains.