Tuesday’s Mystery Kindle Books

Double Knot
by Gretchen Archer


Super Spy Davis Way sets sail on a Caribbean cruise aboard the MS Probability with fifty billionaires, a boatload of Louis Vuitton luggage, Anderson Cooper, and her mother. (Her mother?) The weather is perfect, the seas are calm, and Suite 704 is spectacular. Until the door slams shut. For good.

Obviously, it’s a system glitch. Surely someone will show up to free Davis, Miss Hawaii, and the creepy staff. But when the minutes turn to hours and the hours stretch into a day, Davis knows it’s up to her.

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(A Davis Way Crime Caper Mysteries)

The Green Line
by E.C. Diskin


In The Green Line, Abby Donovan’s decade-long dream of partnership at her prestigious Chicago law firm is just months from fruition. But after a late-night train mishap drops her into a world of drugs, gangs, murder, and corruption, everything changes. Abby is haunted by what and who she’s seen, and the mysterious death of a kind stranger. Though her work suffers, deadlines are missed, and her promotion hangs in the balance, she’s compelled to investigate with the help of an unlikely new friend.

Little Orphan Annie
by Susette Williams


Annie Spelman discovers her adoptive parents kept her adoption a secret for a reason and someone will stop at nothing short of murder to keep that secret.

Since Ian Wallace was helping his best friend, Michael, keep an eye on his sister when they were children, he can’t forgive himself for letting his best friend’s sister get kidnapped. He’s dedicated his life to finding Janie Lohman and other missing children like her. Finding her, and the truth, may kill them both.

Picture Me Dead
by Heather Graham


Nothing has prepared police rookie Ashley Montague for the shocking discovery of a body on the highway and her glimpse of a mysterious hooded figure watching from the side of the road.

At another crime scene in the heart of the Everglades, Detective Jake Dilessio stares at the mutilated body of a woman? The victim identical those of a cult leader he put away five years ago. Is this a copycat killing, or is the wrong man behind bars?

Walking Shadow
by Robert B. Parker


A murder draws Boston PI Spenser into the dramatic world of theater in this New York Times bestseller in Robert B. Parker’s long-running series.

In a shabby waterfront town, an actor is shot dead onstage. Granted, the script left much to be desired. But there’s more behind the scenes than an overzealous critic – and Spenser and Hawk are combing Port City’s underworld to find it…

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(Spenser Mysteries)

Tame My Heart
by Sophie Jacobs


What’s a small town cop to do when the love of his life runs away when he pops the question? Katie Long is not about to be saddled with commitment. She has dreams, plans, and she’s working hard to fulfill them. Her relationship with local Harbor Falls police officer Chris Marks is fine just the way it is. Why does he think they need to change it up?

She knows why. She just doesn’t want to deal with reality. But when Chris pops the question, reality hits her square in the face and she panics.

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(A Harbor Falls Series)

Odd Man Out
by James Newman, Pete Kahle


Summer,1989. It is a time for splashing in the lake and exploring the wilderness,for nine teenagers to bond together and create friendships that could last the rest of their lives.

But among this group there is a young man with a secret–a secret that,in this time and place,is unthinkable to his peers. When the others discover the truth,it will change each of them forever. They will all have blood on their hands.

Monday’s Mystery Kindle Books

The Peculiar Case of the Red Tide
by Constance Barker


A Young Man Gone Insane, Dark Histories, and Aggressive Fish Discovered in a Red Lake. A red tinged lake with aggressive fish has Agnes intrigued. The chemical compound that has changed the water, and also the nature of the fish, might be a clue to the secret formula she seeks. When the girls visit a hospital for the insane, one of them will be haunted by their past. And what does a former Agnes assistant named Robert know about her mysteries?

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(The Chronicles of Agnes Astor Smith)

by Erik Therme


2016 Kindle Scout Winner. The last thing Kaylee wants to do is participate in a childish scavenger hunt–especially inside the abandoned retirement home on the edge of town. When she finds a bruised, deaf boy hiding inside one of the rooms, she vows to lead him to safety . . . only to discover the front doors are now padlocked, and her friends are nowhere to be found. Kaylee is about to learn that not everything that goes ‘bump in the night’ is imaginary, and sometimes there are worse things to fear than ghosts.

Ripper: The Secret Life of Walter Sickert
by Patricia Cornwell


Vain and charismatic Walter Sickert made a name for himself as a painter in Victorian London. But the ghoulish nature of his art – as well as extensive evidencepoi – nts to another name, one that’s left its bloody mark on the pages of history: Jack the Ripper. Cornwell has collected never-before-seen archival material – including a rare mortuary photo, personal correspondence and a will with a mysterious autopsy clause – and applied cutting-edge forensic science to open an old crime to new scrutiny.

Bump in the Night
by Colin Watson


Tuesday nights have suddenly turned quite ridiculously noisy in the country town of Chalmsbury, where the good folk are outraged at having their rest disturbed.

It begins with a drinking fountain being blown to smithereens – next the statue of a local worthy loses his head, and the following week a giant glass eye is exploded. Despite the soft-soled sleuthing of cub reporter Len Leaper, the crime spate grows alarming.

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(A Flaxborough Mysteries)

Mind Machines
by Dima Zales, Anna Zaires


With billions in the bank and my own venture capital firm, I’m living the American dream. My only problem? A car accident that leaves my mother with memory problems. Brainocytes, a new technology that can transform our brains, could be the answer to all of my problems – but I’m not the only one who sees its potential.

Plunged into a criminal underworld darker than anything I could’ve imagined, my life-saving technology might be the death of me.

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(Human++ Mysteries)

The Crystal Unicorn
by Doreen Owens Malek


WRWA Golden Medallion Award Winner. when Hope tried to tame her wild Irishman, she realized, too late, that in doing so she could lose the love she had come so far to find.

Hope Sellars had traveled to Ireland on business, never expecting to meet a man like Aidan Byrne. A glass craftsman at the crystal works Hope’s company sought to acquire, he was outspokenly opposed to the American takeover. As her stay progressed she was unable to resist his devastating combination of willful independence and roguish charm.

The Final Reconciliation
by Todd Keisling


TAKE OFF YOUR MASK! The sole survivor of that horrific incident was the band’s lead guitarist, Aidan Cross, who’s kept silent about the circumstances leading up to that ill-fated performance – until now.

For the first time since the tragedy, Aidan has granted an exclusive interview to finally put rumors to rest and address a question that has haunted the music industry for decades: What happened to The Yellow Kings?

Sunday’s Mystery Kindle Books

Murder in Calico Gold
by Dianne Harman


Living in Calico Gold is good, having your aunt murdered because a number of people want her ranch is not. Kelly and her husband, Sheriff Mike, take a trip to the small town of Calico Gold, California, after his elderly Aunt Agnes calls and tells him she needs his help and expertise.

The day after Mike finds out Aunt Agnes has made him the sole beneficiary of her large estate, including the Robertson Ranch and the beautiful Queen Anne house on it, she’s murdered.

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(Cedar Bay Cozy Mysteries)

Odd Child Out
by Gilly Macmillan


How well do you know the people you love…? Best friends Noah Sadler and Abdi Mahad have always been inseparable. But when Noah is found floating unconscious in Bristol’s Feeder Canal, Abdi can’t – or won’t–tell anyone what happened.

Just back from a mandatory leave following his last case, Detective Jim Clemo is now assigned to look into this unfortunate accident. But tragedy strikes and what looked like the simple case of a prank gone wrong soon ignites into a public battle.

What the Valley Knows
by Heather Christie


Millington Valley is a quintessential small Pennsylvania town: families go back generations. Football rules. Kids drink while adults look the other way. High school is a whirlwind of aspiration and rivalry, friendship and jealousy.

When smart and pretty Molly Hanover moves to town and attracts the attention of the football team’s hero, Wade Thornton – a nice guy with a bad drinking habit – longtime friendships are threatened and a popular cheerleader tries to turn the school against Molly.

Bishop’s Honor
by A. R. Shaw


“The story captures your imagination and the action is nonstop. Read it in one sitting. I googled Maunder Minimum and yes it’s a real thing.” Amazon Review

When the Snow Hits the Fan, Bishop’s Honor. Because it happened once before and it will happen again. In the Year 2030 the Maunder Minimum, a period of solar inactivity, will cause a mini-ice age like it did between the years 1645 and 1710. When it does, Bishop will have to save her not only from the effects of severe weather but also from man himself.

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(Surrender the Sun)

Native Affairs
by Doreen Owens Malek


Four Contemporary American Indian Romances–Over 700 Pages!

AN INDIAN AFFAIR is a conflict of cultures tale about two people who have nothing in common but can’t stay away from each other. BLACKFOOT AFFAIR is a tale that begins with intense antagonism between professional combatants, Marisa Hancock and Jackson Bluewolf. MEDICINE MAN’S AFFAIR is a story that shows that prejudices can poison a relationship on either side, but love can bring down these barriers and unite people of diverse backgrounds. MARRIAGE IN NAME ONLY is a reunion story disguised as a revenge tale.

Amazing Mrs. Pollifax
by Dorothy Gilman


When Emily Pollifax answers the phone that Sunday morning, she quickly forgets all about her Garden Club tea that afternoon. For the voice on the other end belonged to a man she had never seen, a man from the CIA who asked her if she could leave immediately on a mission that would take her halfway across the world! What could Mrs. Pollifax say but yes?

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(Mrs. Pollifax Series)

Saturday’s Mystery Kindle Books

Tough Cookie
by M. Ruth Myers


When Depression-era private investigator Maggie Sullivan is invited to dine with a millionaire, she doesn’t expect the first course to be a gun in her face. It draws her into a gold-plated web of theft, revenge, double crosses and murder.

A big-time swindle has made fools of some of the city’s wealthiest businessmen. The man behind it has vanished. When Maggie begins asking questions, he reappears – dead in the river. But she’s already learned too much. Someone’s out to silence her too.

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(Maggie Sullivan Mysteries)

Hybrid – Forced Vengeance
by Greg Ballan


Human/Esper detective Erik Knight has kept his bargain…by functioning as an undercover operative and CIA Cooler… Erik has been using his inhuman abilities to clean up terrorist hotspots and break narcotics trafficking rings throughout the United States and countries with US political interests.

While away on assignment, Erik’s life is shattered when he learns his wife died in a car accident. Threats against the life of the French President’s daughter by terrorists result in the grieving Knight being assigned to protect her. As the CIA Cooler digs deeper he learns that there may be a connection between the assassination attempts, his deceased wife, and a threat against the entire planet from outside the solar system…

Every Waking Moment
by Brenda Novak


Sometimes you have to risk it all… Emma Wright has finally escaped the dangerous man who’s controlled her every move for the past six years. Taking her five-year-old son, she has fled across the country – seeking freedom, safety and a fresh start. But Max’s father isn’t giving them up so easily.

Preston Holman understands the lengths a parent will go for his child. He’s given up everything to pursue the man he believes killed his son.

The Perfect Neighbors
by Rachel Sargeant


Behind the shutters lies a devastating secret… When Helen moves abroad with her loving husband Gary, she can’t wait to meet her fellow expat teachers from the local International School. But her new start is about to become her worst nightmare…

As soon as the charming family across the way welcome Helen into their home, she begins to suspect that all is not as it seems. Then Gary starts to behave strangely and a child goes missing, vanished without a trace.

Sweet Retaliation
by Mimi Barbour


People might think detectives are hard-assed cops with no home life, but Trace McGuire has a dying mom he loves fiercely. Already stressed over his personal problems, he takes a bullet for a virgin beauty hiding while mobsters shoot her brother.

This chick draws out every protective instinct he thought had disintegrated over years on the job and he becomes invested – in her hot body, her plans for retaliation and her fighting spirit. Helpless, he watches her enter the seedy underworld that’ll eat her alive. Then he sees her fight. And wonders if they’ll survive her…

Crooked House
by Agatha Christie


Described by the queen of mystery herself as one of her favorites of her published work, Crooked House is a classic Agatha Christie thriller revolving around a devastating family mystery.

The Leonides are one big happy family living in a sprawling, ramshackle mansion. That is until the head of the household, Aristide, is murdered with a fatal barbiturate injection.

Suspicion naturally falls on the old man’s young widow, fifty years his junior. But the murderer has reckoned without the tenacity of Charles Hayward, fiancé of the late millionaire’s granddaughter.