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Jobe's Daughter
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 88,710. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jobe Carson didn’t want to be a private detective. But his wife mysteriously disappeared while she was out on a run. Suddenly, at 49, he has to deal with the collapse of his old world and shouldering the responsibilites of being a single dad to three kids. That and solve an unusual crime involving the dissection, dehydration and shrink-wrapping of an unlucky victim.
Jobe's Curse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 92,520. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jobe Carson. Private Detective. Single Dad. Inveterate Grouser. And now he's back. This time he's running down a serial killer who's picking off folks jogging in the woods. But what's killing them? And can Jobe and his fractious family find a clear trail to the answer before someone else DNFs permanently? The exciting sequel to Jobe's Daughter and the second in the Jobe Carson series.
The Seasons of Sam Rock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Seasons of Sam Rock is a paranormal noir/horror novel with a wry sense of humor. In it, the 1940's Hollywood detective must find Summer Banning’s missing brother, solve Autumn Moran’s vicious murder and discover who's buried in an unmarked grave freshly dug in the back corner of an unkempt cemetery come winter.
Murphy's Loss
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2012 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
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When Amanda Murphy accepted the command of a new spaceship that would test Earth’s revolutionary new propulsion system, she didn't bother to ask why she was selected. Until, that is, she learned that her new command would be totally under the control of a computer. The ship moves too fast for human control--what happens if something goes wrong?
An Ugly Way To Go - and other Quintessentially Quirky Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,760. Language: British English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Repulsive Barry plans to make himself handsome by facing a firing squad, bus driver Bert wakes from a coma to discover he can miraculously speak every language on the planet and a rampaging werewolf puts the wind up a hapless pirate crew.
That's Why The Lady Is A Vamp - and other Quintessentially Quirky Tales
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 21,290. Language: British English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A gold-digging bloodsucker gets a shock when she targets a New York billionaire, Watson sees red when Sherlock Holmes unexpectedly changes career and conmen come a cropper when they encounter a pensioner who thinks she's a pavement.
Venom
Series: Redwood County Medical Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book One in the Redwood County medical mystery series. Dr. Fiona Tyler has a problem with diagnosis. Were these patients poisoned? Is it international terrorism? The nucleus of a statewide epidemic? A shaman who thinks Fiona is his soul-bride is proving his love for her. Redwood County is a beautiful place with a high weird to rational ratio but this is beyond quirky.
Karma
Series: Redwood County Medical Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,300. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Sickest quickest” is Dr. Fiona Tyler’s mantra. Fiona is the Emergency Department chief at rural Redwood County hospital. This Saturday night, sickest includes the loopy patient playing with the entrails spilling out of his belly. Most people wouldn’t be quite so happy about crocheting their intestines into doilies. Who is spilling the guts in Redwood County?