Books tagged: mystery and humor

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Maid for Mayhem
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Gretchen is tossed off the corporate ladder she relocates to a rural county, finding employment and lodging with a wealthy widow. When her benefactress dies, Gretchen discovers a talent in crime scene cleaning and her hands full with unexpected beaus, hilarious new friends and a serial killer who suddenly drops in on the locals. Business picks up along with danger; Gretchen is just his type.
Watched
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Series: The Watched Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 101,900. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Change. She longs for it. A murder. She will never be the same.
Ouija Be My Friend? - Horror and Mystery Short Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,760. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
When twin sisters are stuck trying to entertain themselves while visiting with their grandfather at a nursing home, they find there is far more to an old Ouija board then just a fun time.
Double Exposure
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Series: Stoney Winston Hollywood Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,370. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
“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.
Delicious Torment: Book II (A Miranda's Rights Mystery)
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Series: Miranda's Rights Mysteries, Book II. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 105,740. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
At a ritzy steeplechase Miranda Steele discovers the body of a beautiful horse breeder, her face crushed by her favorite stallion’s hooves. Torn between leaving town to search for her daughter and continuing to work for her sexy boss, Miranda doesn’t want to get involved. But when the dead woman's sister begs her to take the case, she can’t ignore her powerful need to set things right.
Requiem for Ashes - the first Albert mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
"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
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,390. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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 Secret of the Sword
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 89,790. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic
As a child Joseph watched the brutal murder of his mother, and swore vengeance on her murderer. As he seeks to fulfill his quest he and his compatriots, Emma and Amrys find themselves dragged deeper into into the forgotten history of their world. Suddenly a quest for vengeance had set them on the path to find the truth behind the secret of the sword.
The Dashing Mister R
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,450. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A mysterious stranger with a secret, a voodoo queen, three dead crows, whispers from a dead priest, and a cold case murder conspire to disturb the serenity Sebastian Stephens sought in his New Orleans garden. These fragments of the life he left behind in New York City now entice him to complete the puzzle and reclaim his life, or lose it. There's just one catch. He has only three days.
Samantha Cardigan and the Ghastly Twirling Sickness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,410. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Something dreadful is happening in the Kingdom of Nedakh and everyone's in a whirl; how can Samantha Cardigan and Rabbit solve the mystery of the Ghastly Twirling Sickness? Lucky they’ve got their inflatable vacuum cleaner... Mystery, adventure and some rabbity detective work add up to an amusing and well-loved read. Gloriously illustrated by David Roberts for 6-8 year olds.