Monday’s Mystery Kindle Books: Late Reads

The Bone Bed
by Patricia Cornwell

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(Medical Mystery) A woman has vanished while digging a dinosaur bone bed in the remote wilderness of Canada. Somehow, the only evidence has made its way to the inbox of Chief Medical Examiner Kay Scarpetta, over two thousand miles away in Boston. She has no idea why.

But as events unfold with alarming speed, Scarpetta begins to suspect that the paleontologist’s disappearance is connected to a series of crimes much closer to home: a gruesome murder, inexplicable tortures, and trace evidence from the last living creatures of the dinosaur age.

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(Kay Scarpetta Mysteries)


Animal Kingdom
by Iain Rob Wright

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(Horror) You can’t run. You can’t hide. They are everywhere. Joe, a recent divorcee, takes his wrestling-mad son Danny to the zoo for his weekend of custody.

Everything is going just great until a bizarre snake attack sends everybody running for cover. A horrific attack, and one Joe’s poor son is unlikely to ever forget. But the terror has only just begun.


Baby City
by Freida McFadden, Kelley Stoddard

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(Medical Humor) There are only three things in this world that are certain: death, taxes, and babies.

Nobody knows this truth better than Emily McCoy, a third year resident working in Baby City, the affectionate nickname for the busy Labor and Delivery unit at a New York City hospital.

On a typical day in Baby City, Emily delivers more babies than the number of hours of sleep she manages to squeeze in that night…


Storm
by Ednah Walters

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(Fantasy) Sassy heroine, a legend and a race of people in peril… Pirates no longer roam the seas. Phantom Islands don’t exist.

For Lexi to make it home to her family, she must fight the lure of the man and the island he controls or stay trapped forever.

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(Phantom Islanders)

Monday’s Mystery Kindle Books: Early Reads

Sweet Wicked of Mine
by Lotta Smith, Hot Tree Editing

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(Cozy) Life is sweet for FBI Special Assistant Amanda Meyer. Her live-in boyfriend just happens to be her sexy boss, Rick Rowling, head of the Paranormal Cases Division, and cozy evenings at home are becoming a thing – but that just means a wicked new case is right around the corner.

When a little girl is kidnapped, the evidence points to world renowned psychic Aurora Westwood but something just doesn’t add up. In exchange for her help finding the missing child, Aurora has a proposition for Mandy that could change everything.

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(Paranormal in Manhattan Mysteries)


OFFENBUNKER
by A.G. Russo

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(International/Espionage) A Brand New Release. A top secret bunker deep in the Blue Ridge Mountains. A silo housing a ballistic missile. Cold War super powers the United States and the Soviet Union are engaged in an intense “arms race” build up of nuclear weapons and face off for control as the fate of the free world hangs in the balance.

The CIA, U.S. military intelligence, spies, double agents, the KGB, Stasi secret police, and assassins engage in a dangerous contest of espionage as Russia wants to spread communism and take control of Europe, and the United States wants to stop them…


For All to See
by Megan Mitcham

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(Romantic Suspense) Pristine waters and purified evil. Two by two, dark-haired beauties vanish only to reappear as hanging, plundered corpses. The Virgin Islands boast diamond-white beaches, lush green mountains, a rich cultural heritage – and a brutal killer.

Three years on the “Field-Dresser” case and Special Agent Nathan Brewer is days away from catching the bastard – if he can convince a certain brunette to trust him…


Gaslight
by Mark Dawson

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(Noir) It’s London, 1920. Newly demobilized soldiers have flooded the capital’s streets but an ungrateful country isn’t ready for them. Harry Costello has returned from the horrors of the Somme to no job, no money and no prospects.

Desperate times demand desperate measures and when an opportunity to burgle a house presents itself, Harry seizes the chance.

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(A Soho Noir Mysteries)


The Storm of the Century
by Al Roker

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(Natural Disasters) In this gripping narrative history, Al Roker from NBC’s Today and the Weather Channel vividly examines the deadliest natural disaster in American history – a haunting and inspiring tale of tragedy, heroism, and resilience that is full of lessons for today’s new age of extreme weather.

On the afternoon of September 8, 1900, two-hundred-mile-per-hour winds and fifteen-foot waves slammed into Galveston, the booming port city on Texas’s Gulf Coast….

Sunday’s Mystery Kindle Books: Late Reads

Bloodline
by James Rollins

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(Kidnapping) In a thrilling masterwork that will make you rethink your perceptions of life and death, New York Times bestselling author James Rollins takes you to the edge of medicine, genetics, and technology, revealing the next evolutionary leap forward: immortality.

Galilee, 1025. Infiltrating an ancient citadel, a Templar knight uncovers a holy treasure long hidden within the fortress’s labyrinth…

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(Sigma Force Series)


Daddy’s Girl
by Lisa Scottoline

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(Women Sleuth) Natalie Greco loves being a teacher, even though she can’t keep her students from cruising sex.com during class. She loves her family, too, but her boyfriend fits in better with the football-crazy Grecos than she does.

Then a colleague, handsome Angus Holt, talks Nat into teaching a class at a local prison, and her world turns upside down. A violent prison riot breaks out, and Nat rushes to save the life of a mortally wounded guard whose last words are…


Rather Be the Devil
by Ian Rankin

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Rebus investigates a cold case that just turned red hot. As he settles into an uneasy retirement, Rebus has given up his favorite vices. There’s just one habit he can’t shake: he can’t let go of an unsolved case. It’s the only pastime he has left and up until now,

 it’s the only one that wasn’t threatening to kill him. But when Rebus starts reexamining the facts behind the long-ago murder of a glamorous woman at a luxurious hotel…

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(Inspector Rebus Series)


Shopping for an Heir
by Julia Kent

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Gerald Wright works for billionaires. He never imagined he’d become one. The former Navy Seal is a chauffeur by day, artist by night, so when hotter-than-ever ex-fiancée Suzanne Dayton interrupts his nude model sculpting class to serve him with inheritance paperwork from a man he’s never heard of, he assumes it’s a joke. Turns out the joke’s on him. There’s just one catch. A big one. And it might be Suzanne – in more ways than he ever dreamed.

Sunday’s Mystery Kindle Books: Early Reads

Site Unseen
by Dana Cameron

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(Women Sleuth) Now a film for Hallmark Movies & Mysteries, starring Courtney Thorne-Smith and James Tupper. Brilliant, dedicated, and driven, archaeologist Emma Fielding finds things that have been lost for hundreds of years — and she’s very, very good at it. A  soon-to-be-tenured professor, she has recently unearthed evidence of a seventeenth-century coastal Maine settlement that predates Jamestown, one of the most significant archaeological finds in years.

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(Emma Fielding Mysteries)


Song of the Lion
by Anne Hillerman

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(Police Procedurals) A deadly bombing takes Navajo Tribal cops Bernadette Manuelito, Jim Chee, and their mentor, the legendary Lieutenant Joe Leaphorn, back into the past to find a vengeful killer in this riveting

Southwestern mystery from the bestselling author of Spider Woman’s Daughter and Rock with Wings When a car bomb kills a young man in the Shiprock High School parking lot…

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(A Leaphorn, Chee & Manuelito Mysteries)


Only The Dead Don’t Die
by A.D. Popovich

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(Horror) Scarlett Lewis, an ordinary grade school teacher, is so absorbed in hopelessness after her fiancée leaves her that she doesn’t realize the United States is succumbing to a horrific pandemic. The Super-Summer Flu is sweeping the nation; meanwhile, Scarlett mopes around her condo. Until…she begins to notice the bizarre events unraveling around her.

During her desperate search to find her sister and the rest of civilization, she meets other survivors (Dean, Justin, LuLu, and Paxton) who may not have her best interests at heart. With hope as her last weapon of defense, Scarlett must learn how to survive in this Creeper-infested world without sacrificing her own humanity.


Testimony
by Scott Turow

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( Legal/Crime) At the age of fifty, former prosecutor Bill ten Boom has walked out on everything he thought was important to him: his law career, his wife, Kindle County, even his country.

Still, when he is tapped by the International Criminal Court–an organization charged with prosecuting crimes against humanity–he feels drawn to what will become the most elusive case of his career.


The Kings of Cool
by Don Winslow

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(Crime) Spanning from 1960s Southern California to the recent past, The Kings of Cool is a breathtakingly original saga of family in all its forms – fathers and sons, mothers and daughters, friends and lovers. As the trio at the center of the book does battle with a cabal of drug dealers and crooked cops, they come to learn that their future is inextricably linked with their parents’ history.

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(Savages)