Books tagged: mystery and intrigue

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Destination Earth
By Karen Elizabeth Brown
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,120. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Category: Fiction
Civil war, intrigue and murder are all part of the Raider-113 space shuttle’s destiny, when its crew and passengers are accidentally transported far into the future.
Fragments of Faust
By L. J. Frank
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,470. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2013. Category: Fiction
An architect’s nightmare, a seductive book dealer, the ploys of a Mephistophelean senator and an array of suspicious characters are blended in a quirky and deadly game – from New York City to Virginia, North Carolina, Key West and Miami. The pursuit of a mysterious German manuscript eventually leads to the National Cathedral in Washington, D.C. and an enigmatic twist of events.
Amaranthus
By Tom Jamieson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,240. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction
Sylvie a 17-year-old orphan discovers Claudius Amaranthus, a 2000 year old man entombed in the hidden basement of an abandoned asylum. Awake for the first time in a century he tells Sylvie his story. She discovers that Galen, the doctor who bestowed immortality on him is still alive. Their search for him leads them to new worlds and allows them to find purpose and meaning through each other.
Death in the Forsythia
By Andrea Zanetti
Series: A Garden Plot Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,680. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013. Category: Fiction
A mild-mannered accountant is found dead in the shrubbery, stabbed in the heart with a small garden implement, at Sandalwood’s local garden center, Green Horizons. Not one to let the seeds of her future be sown for her, Marilee Bright, Green Horizons's owner, sets out to find the murderer, clear her employees’ good names and get her career plans back on track.
To Conspire
By Sara Gauldin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,610. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2013. Category: Fiction
To Conspire is a fast paced mystery and crime drama that brings the element of conspiracy at all levels of public infrastructure into question. The story is based on a Detective who is ordered by her commanding officer to investigate the disappearances of several bankers off of the record. She is teamed up with a gentleman who ultimately causes her to question the simplistic view she has on crime.
The Enterprise
By MJ Cope
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2013. Category: Fiction
Would You Sell Your Soul To Score Your Dream Job? Located in the pulsating New Delhi, secrets are being hidden in the Australian High Commission. An ambitious assistant, Sunny Depravi, discovers his reputable place of employment is tainted with corruption. What's more, his boss the Deputy High Commissioner, Carl Faeroe could be involved. Will Sunny pursue the truth or play the game and get ahead?
The Hunt for the Tree of Life (Book One)
By Arthur Zulu
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2013. Category: Fiction
America and China are in a new race for world superpower. They want to discover the lost tree of life in Eden to develop an elixir of life and banish death forever. But where is the tree and who finds it first? A Harvard professor is tasked to interpret a mystery poem that shows the way.
To Risk Extinction
By Victoria Roberts Siczak
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 106,350. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Category: Fiction
A scientist found a way to contain the HIV virus by inhibiting sexual libido, until a cure for AIDS is found. Once induced into the organism, it manufactures at an excelled rate overriding the body's natural endocrine system and causes problems like depression, rapid aging, and depleting natural urges. Can a solution be found to reverse the effects, or is mankind headed towards extinction?
Murder is the End of the Line
By Edward Fadden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,800. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2013. Category: Fiction
Jake O'Shea struggled to move from a working class neighborhood to a successful career among Chicago's financial elites. Along with financial success came Lorenza De Luca a beautiful and intelligent product of the city's Gold Coast. But in Chicago things do not always work out as planned. Lorenza loved to quote Karen Abbott, “Leave the fireworks for those who cast no spark of their own.”
When the Sandpipers Sing
By Belle Gibbons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 117,130. Language: Australian English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction
Set in a small seaside town in Queensland, Australia, Rebecca Cleary’s search to find her grandparents is much more difficult than she anticipated. When mystery, intrigue, and suspense surround Rebecca’s investigation, and the townspeople resent her asking questions, she refuses to quit and finds solace in Honeysuckle Cottage. Along with finding her roots, she also finds herself.