Books tagged: magic and crime

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A Picture's Worth
Series: Lady Scarlet, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,260. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Vivian’s investigation of an airship disaster generates more questions than answers. Those questions hint at the shadowy history of the magic sapphire she wears around her neck. She and her partner, Conrad Morgan, are surrounded by civil war and a secret that has slumbered for thousands of years. Trapped in a powder keg of violence, Vivian must stop an ancient foe bent on returning to our world.
Playing with Fire
Series: Criminal Elements. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,560. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(3.67)
Renee Devereaux and Stone Anders make their living on the wrong side of the law. And with a Talent for magic, things are about to get complicated.
Wizard's Apostasy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 193,250. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
Master Ranger Cuileán Abel and his partner, the warrior monk Abiradon, join together to defeat an insidious threat to the kingdom. Of course, it's never that easy. Wizard's Apostasy, Book One of the Cadealith Chronicles introduces you to several striking characters, some pure at heart, and some not so pure. Read on to find them! Also in this book, "King's Ranger," a Cadealith short story.
First on My List
Series: Lady Scarlet, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,330. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Adventure » Action
There’s been a murder. All signs point to an assassination. When Vivian Hawthorn arrives in London, looking for answers about her necklace, Agent Jack Durnham asks her to help in the investigation. Vivian joins the hunt and is deputized into the Commission. She soon learns there’s more to the killers than anyone thought. Now she and Jack must stop an ancient power before anyone else dies.
The Wrong Way Down (Book One)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,140. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Wrong Way Down is a character driven fantasy story that builds momentum as the situation looses control for the two central protagonists, Popalia and Wynkkur. After stealing a holy relic, Katia is captured while her partner flees with the treasure. Popalia intends to come home a hero of her church, Katia's employers have vastly different ambitions. This first book is the catalyst for disaster.
Balance - Book 2
Series: Balance. Price: Free! Words: 107,210. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
(5.00)
Balance - Book 2 follows Jet Clarence as he first endures the trials of Enforcer training, then experiences the turbulent, conflicting life of a law enforcement officer. All in the name of tracking down and bringing to justice his mother and grandmother. The journey will see Jet spiral deep into a dangerous obsession that has him facing a new kind of demon.
The Bone Cell
Price: Free! Words: 29,320. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.50)
The Bone Cell is a place to avoid at all costs, but of course Ian and Connor do not know this. An ancient crow has enlisted them to right a forgotten wrong of murder, mayhem and magic. With no mind to the consequences, they are both soon sucked into the middle of a crime that for long years has gone unpaid...
The Man of Nightstone
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 108,950. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
A daring bounty hunter, Althadis, claiming to be one of the world's most skilled sorcerers, has come to the city-state of Pallos announcing that he's hot on the trail of the Whisper, the world's most infamous assassin. No one has ever escaped Whisper's blade or seen his face. Of course, everyone thinks Althadis is completely insane. But sometimes the lesser evil is the crazier man.
The Path to Darkness Volume 4 Three Tales of the Macabre
Series: The Path to Darkness, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Crime
The Path to Darkness Volume 4 Three Tales of the Macabre: To read on a rainy day… when the sky is dark and a downpour crashes against the earth. Magic and mayhem cross paths with customers of Voodoo Doughnut. Serial killers, thieves and serious magic will have you transfixed as you turn each page. Revised July 2013 - Edited By Adrienne Koch for your reading pleasure.
God's Will Be Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,580. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2012 by Aguilar Press. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Plays & Screenplays
Cognitive scientist John Paulus, inspired by a Spanish short story, practices magical conjurations in order to bring about the death of his wife, Claire. After Claire dies in a house fire set by someone else, Paulus is convicted of murder. Paulus’s pact with the devil, as told through tabloid releases, provides a black-humour framework to this otherwise stark tale of a miscarriage of justice.