Books tagged: homicide detective

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The Carib's Smile: the first Jacinta Joseph Caribbean adventure
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,700. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
Jacinta "JJ" Joseph is a tough New Jersy homicide detective who retires to her native St. Theresa, expecting something of a vacation--sipping fruity drinks with little paper umbrellas--that sort of thing. Instead she gets involved in solving four murders with the help of Oni, a Carib Indian grandmother. Together they take on the evil, patriarchal forces that dominate the island.
Kissed By The Snow
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,010. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The cartels murdered his father. For former SEAL Rob Kincaid, the War on Drugs just became personal.
Dead End
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,460. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Is this the end of Carson Reno? Has he finally reached the end of the road - his 'Dead End'? Is this Carson's last adventure? While trying to protect a client for Jack Logan, Carson finds himself in the middle of a family feud - a deadly feud with skeletons and bodies hidden in all the family closets. Murder, blackmail, infidelity, counterfeit money and, of course, the Mafia send Carson in search.
The Hotel Dick
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,460. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's 1948 Milwaukee. The Lakeshore Towers Hotel house detective, J. Adam Bark, is murdered while sitting in a barber's chair. Homicide detective Lieutenant Joe Sonntag is sent to investigate, but has a difficult time with the barber's insistence that Spencer Tracy killed Bark. Disbelieving, Joe begins his investigation, made all the more bizarre when Greer Garson and Veronica Lake are shot.
Shadow of a Butterfly: The Case of the Harmless Old Woman: A Paul Manziuk & Jacquie Ryan Mystery
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 134,210. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2015 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When an elderly woman is murdered in the common room of the penthouse floor of a luxury Toronto high-rise that caters to famous seniors, residents and staff suspect a deluded mercy-killer. As homicide detectives Paul Manziuk and Jacqueline Ryan follow rabbit-trails, sorting through half-truths and long-buried secrets, they realize they’re missing something; but what?
701
Price: Free! Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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The New Orleans murder rate is on the rise and the city is reeling. With police resources on the decline, Homicide detective Sarah Renner and her partner Gabriel Lucas investigate a case where a gang member is found fatally stabbed in a local bar. The deeper the investigation leads them the more both detectives learn the lengths people will go to when their lives are torn apart.
Glitter of Diamonds: The Case of the Reckless Radio Host: A Paul Manziuk & Jacquie Ryan Mystery
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 127,010. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2015 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
“A master of plotting.” Library Journal. When a star player on the local baseball team has a tantrum after a loss, the Toronto media reacts quickly. A female radio talk-show host even asks for a volunteer to knock some sense into him with a baseball bat. Soon, homicide detectives Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan scramble to catch the murderer before he or she strikes again.
Shaded Light: The Case of the Tactless Trophy Wife: A Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 123,840. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2015 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
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A weekend house party at a Toronto lawyer’s estate. A young woman’s body in the garden. Enter homicide detectives Paul Manziuk and Jacquie Ryan for their first case together. “He’s white, an abrupt, patronizing veteran, while she’s a recently promoted, vivacious black woman —but... the two rub elbows and tempers to captivating effect.” Publishers Weekly
Dream Murder
Price: Free! Words: 8,240. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Horror » Occult
Kerry Finch is a homicide detective with a special trick for solving crimes: he can walk in dreams. When his latest investigation leads to a personal challenge from someone--or something--in Dream, he must face the possibility that his unique ability may lead to his death.
Heads Up
Price: Free! Words: 8,370. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Five years ago, the police department was shattered when a psychotic hit man turned his rage against homicide detectives and their families. Now, the evidence suggests that the same killer has returned.