Books tagged: literary mystery

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Fillings
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 79,450. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lee Garrett’s life as a bike-riding, dumpster-diving artist in Portland, Ore. is thrown into turmoil when his brother vanishes while camping on the coast, his tooth erupts with agonizing pain and he falls for the girl giving him a root canal. Fillings, is a suspenseful literary mystery set in Portland and on the stunning Pacific Northwest coast.
Swann Dives In
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,290. Language: American English. Published: January 9, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
SWANN DIVES IN, a Henry Swann mystery by Charles Salzberg. 2nd in series. “[A] well-paced literary mystery. Salzberg’s soft-boiled touch makes this clever bibliophile case a fun read, particularly with its abundant literary references.” — Library Journal
Skin in the Game
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,720. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
TRAPPED IN A MAZE OF SECRETS AND LIES When Joe Hawkins left the US State Department, he left political intrigue behind and took a prestigious position as a professor at Oxford University. His younger brother’s disappearance upends his tranquil academic life and plunges him into a world where covert government intelligence meets international high finance and an insidious network of corruption.
Dies Irae: A Scott Drayco Mystery
Series: Scott Drayco, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three years ago, Scott Drayco left the FBI after an incident involving his partner, Mark “Sarg” Sargosian. Now a freelance crime consultant, Drayco never imagined his estranged former FBI partner would turn up on his doorstep, pleading for help. But Drayco must race against the clock to solve a music code sent to a murdered college student—before his partner’s daughter becomes the next victim.
Requiem for Innocence: A Scott Drayco Mystery
Series: Scott Drayco, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,360. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
- Four adult murder victims in Washington, DC, all wheelchair-bound - An attack on an innocent disabled girl on Virginia's Eastern Shore - A list of suspects that include a badly-disfigured man, his enigmatic Goth son, and a slippery and dangerous adversary Crime consultant Scott Drayco must battle greed, guilt, and guile to uncover the truth. But is he dealing with one murderous monster or two?
Docketful of Poesy
Series: Poetic Death Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,740. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Mad, bad, and dangerous to know. Theater of the Absurd takes on a whole new meaning when former teacher and Byron scholar Grace Hollister is hired as a script doctor for a cable film production -- and murder is the director.
In The Prime of Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,870. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When divers bring up a well-dressed corpse from the Brook Hollow Community Pond, fear grips the residents of the upscale exurban enclave—mostly Boomers at mid-life. It takes the creative mind of Matt Hapgood (one of the community’s few elders), plus the derring-do of a younger neighbor and friend, to discern a meticulously planned kidnap/murder plot, but in time?
Lust Games: An Essay on Honor A Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 58,090. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Cynical chiselers, power hungry bastards,low rent power vacuums. Lust driven temptresses. Besotted clowns. Worlds in flux. Integrity. Victory. Lovers. A muse. Honor; the wicked master. Redemption, the tough and unforgiving act. Lust; the wicked mistress. Legacies. Paradise lost. Happy little gnomes scamper about the rivers and eddies of rancid muses,fallen idols,decrepit absence of godly wonder
Day 49: The Missing Final Chapter of The Year of Fog
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2010 by Michelle Richmond. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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For fans of THE YEAR OF FOG, the international bestseller about memory, obsession, and one woman's search for a missing child. Day 49 is the novel's original ending, which was left on the editing room floor just weeks before the book went to press. SPOILER ALERT: only read this chapter if you've already finished the book!