Books tagged: mystery and investigation

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Summer Of Eighty-Four
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,360. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Mrs Suzie Madia, wife of Polokwane City millionaire, is found murdered in her hotel room one morning. Mr Madia spares no expenses to have the killer of his wife brought to book. He hires his friend, a one time disgraced investigative reporter to unravel the murder of his wife.
The Fogged Mirror
Series: Young Adult Adventures, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,190. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Supposedly on vacation with his parents, fifteen-year-old Dave McClain's thrust into an assassination attempt. He must find the men plotting to kill a world leader or risk an international crisis. Good thing he has Louie, their tour guide, to help him, because Louie is a lot more than a driver.
Deadfall
Series: Phantom Partner Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,950. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Wavelength Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00)
Private investigator Claire Turnbull meets the ghost of Old West lawman Wyatt Earp over a cooling corpse in San Francisco, and is dismayed to discover that only she can see or hear him. Reluctantly, she teams with the ghost to solve a murder mystery that threatens her own life.
The Power of a Pawn
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.90)
Widowed mother Amanda wakes up on her kitchen floor, surrounded by the bodies of her dead children. Her only defense: She remembers nothing. Tried and found guilty of homicide, she becomes a pawn in the Game of Life. Society's revenge and the end to her pain hinge upon her death sentence, but the flames of the media are fanned when her life becomes inextricably linked to an innocent bystander.
The Hurricane Lover
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,150. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A journalist enlists the help of her meteorologist lover in the hunt for a con artist using chaos as cover for murder and identity theft during the epic hurricane season of 2005. This smart, sexy thriller incorporates the fascinating science of megastorms and actual emails exchanged by officials during Katrina, Rita and the greatest disaster management goat screw in US history.
Systems
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,900. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Spiritual & metaphysical
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In a future world that has largely overcome the problems of the 20th century, a woman discovers she has ties to a British psychopath and a Brooklyn-born hacker, neither of whom she has ever met. The three are actually the surviving subjects of an artificial reincarnation experiment, and the victims of a conspiracy with ancient origins.
No Cause to Die For
Price: Free! Words: 68,130. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A PI with psychological training and computer skills teams up with a police lieutenant. He employs unofficial assistants to solve what evolves from obtaining information into possible murders. Together they uncover a plot to elect a puppet President controlled by a big time power broker.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Hampshire Expedition
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,100. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
All four stories relating the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson in the County of Hampshire, in one volume.
Prophet: Starkiller
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,280. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When detective Jason Prophet discovers his old flame, Lynn McColl, is missing he begins searching. When people she's worked with start turning up dead, he doubles down, fighting thugs, police and even the FBI—anyone who stands in his way—to rescue the woman he still loves. His search leads him from the world of high-tech research to international espionage. Suspenseful and full of edgy humor.
Russian Bear
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » Canada
When the Russian Bear, a Faberge Imperial Egg, becomes part of a bequest to Kananaskis University it is out of spite for her abusive husband that the wife of the Chair of the Board of Governors steals the egg. Follow a trail of covetous behaviour, arrogance, lies and murder as Dr. Trenwith Morrisey recovers the egg and learns that colleagues' agendas are more highly valued than truth.