Books tagged: mystery and comedy

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Music, Thrills, Mystery, Comedy & Suspense on Video & DVD
By John Howard Reid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,680. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Nonfiction
Wonderful movies for every taste are now on DVD. This book examines a rich selection from As Good As It Gets through You'll Never Get Rich. Musicals include Dolly Sisters and Wonder Bar, noir thrills come Out of the Past with T-Men, mysteries include Crossfire and Song of the Thin Man, comedies explore Another Fine Mess and Fun on a Weekend, suspense takes a Special Agent on Pursuit to Algiers.
Dr Zombie Lives Next Door
By Bill Bibo, Jr
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,300. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Fiction
What would you do if your new neighbor wanted to take over the world? Who could you tell? Who would believe you? "Dr Zombie Lives Next Door" is a novel for 8 to 12 year-olds filled with comedy, mystery, and a dash of horror.
I'm Detective Clarke
By Brian P Borcky
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,030. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2011. Category: Fiction
R.D. Clarke, the underachieving son of a renowned private detective, assumes his father's identity to take on the case of a prospective client he's smitten by. Armed with nothing but his wits and comically limited detective skills, R.D. must navigate through an endless procession of lies, double lives, family feuds and love triangles to uncover the secrets of a young couple's disappearance.
Next Time We Steal The Carillon
By Louie Flann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,340. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2011. Category: Fiction
College life and crime detection are seen through the eyes of our student investigators. These contemporary temporary sleuths live through a cozy mystery set at a Midwestern college during the 1990s. And yes, they are not taking it seriously.
Double Exposure
By Jim Stinson
Series: Stoney Winston Hollywood Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,370. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction
“Stoney Winston works the slummy outskirts of the movie business, directing cheap local commercials, writing training films and industrials, and submitting always-rejected feature scripts. Murder and danger dog Stoney’s quest, which ends in a tricky and gut-wrenching climax. A masterful, colorful mystery.” Booklist, starred review.
Requiem for Ashes - the first Albert mystery
By David Crossman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction
"Albert is one of my all-time favorite sleuths!" Tess Gerritsen, NYT Bestselling Author "...shines with comic brilliance. Crossman has a gift for creating characters...who should show up in further adventures of Albert. And there should be more." Chicago Sun-Times "The novel is an exercise in the comic style, defying disbelief. To his credit, Crossman brings it off nicely." L.os Angeles Times
The Exit Broker
By Lawrence Cirelli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,390. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction
From Lawrence Cirelli, the author of "Harvesting Ice": "The Exit Broker" is a darkly comic and at times heartbreaking story. This novel follows Ben Certs- an entrepreneur in the "population editing" business- through his day-to-day paranoia and turmoil. This book will leave you wondering if this could really happen when really you should be asking yourself "Is this already happening?"
The Bad Mothers Club (The Bad Mothers Club Cozy Mystery #1)
By Heather Horrocks
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,160. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2011. Category: Fiction
THE BAD MOTHERS CLUB (#1) When Becky’s ex is arrested for murder, she and friends feisty PI Sam and stay-at-home mom Teresa unite to prove his innocence, for the sake of her children. These ladies have faced everything from terrible twos to rebellious teens. They’re not about to let a mere murderer stop them from winning the Worst Mother of the Month Award.
Death by Subway
By Jon Ricson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: English. Published: January 11, 2012. Category: Fiction
Someone is killing people in the subways of Chicago in a really sick way. Detective Filton Sibley investigates in his own unique way, dealing with beef and sausage combos, Neil Diamond, a plant-hating industrial madman, and more henchmen than you could shake a stick at. What's that light ahead? Death.
Dead in D Minor - the second Albert mystery
By David Crossman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,450. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction
“The novel is an exercise in the comic style, defying disbelief. To his credit, Crossman brings it off nicely. Albert is clearly a survivor, likely to be heard from again.” Los Angeles Times Book Review “Bravo. Encore!" Publishers Weekly “Albert is one of my all-time favorite sleuths.” New York Times bestselling author Tess Gerritsen