Archive for May 30, 2017

Tuesday’s Mystery Kindle Books: Late Reads

Her Royal Spyness
by Rhys Bowen


London, 1932. Lady Victoria Georgiana Charlotte Eugenie, 34th in line for the English throne, is flat broke. She’s bolted Scotland, her greedy brother, and her fish-faced betrothed. London is a place where she’ll experience freedom, learn life lessons aplenty, do a bit of spying for HRH – oh, and find a dead Frenchman in her tub. Now her new job is to clear her long family name…

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(The Royal Spyness Mysteries)

Missing, Presumed
by Susie Steiner


At thirty-nine, Manon Bradshaw is a devoted and respected member of the Cambridgeshire police force, and though she loves her job, what she longs for is a personal life. Single and distant from her family, she wants a husband and children of her own. One night, after yet another disastrous Internet date, she turns on her police radio to help herself fall asleep – and receives an alert that sends her to a puzzling crime scene.

by Stuart Neville


A merciless assassin stalks Belfast and Detective Inspector Jack Lennon has been assigned to the case. As Lennon unravels a far-reaching conspiracy involving collusion among Loyalists, IRA members, and law enforcement, he discovers that his estranged former lover and their daughter are in the killer’s cross-hairs. To catch the assassin and save the only family he has, Lennon blurs the line between friend and enemy by teaming up with an enigmatic killer named Fegan.

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(The Belfast Mysteries)

The Third Bullet
by Stephen Hunter


Former marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger investigates one of the most enduring controversies of our time – the JFK assassination – in this New York Times bestselling “terrific thriller” (Booklist, starred review).

Bestselling author Stephen Hunter takes on one of the most shocking crimes in American history when his celebrated hero ex-Marine sniper Bob Lee Swagger follows the smallest hint of a lead to its staggering conclusion = about the fateful third bullet that ended the life of President John F. Kennedy

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(Bob Lee Swagger Mysteries)

The Procrastination Cure
by Damon Zahariades


21 Proven Tactics For Conquering Your Inner Procrastinator, Mastering Your Time, And Boosting Your Productivity!  Imagine looking at your to-do list and immediately tackling, completing, and crossing off tasks. Imagine making quick decisions regarding which projects receive your immediate attention. Imagine finishing your work each day with hours to spare!

You’ll receive more than 21 proven tactics for conquering your impulse to procrastinate. You’ll also learn the REASONS you procrastinate, along with actionable advice on how to nip them in the bud.

Tuesday’s Mystery Kindle Books: Early Reads

The Latina President
by Joe Rothstein


U.S. President Isabel Aragon Tennyson embarks on a fearless crusade to rein in the financial industry and other rich and powerful forces in the U.S. and around the world. But she is up against a ruthless international conspiracy determined to destroy her first. The ensuing conflict results in assassination, impeachment and murder. The Latina President is not a true story. But it could be. Its themes and conflicts are as current as today’s headlines and newscasts.

The Warrior
by Ty Patterson


Zeb Carter works for a deep black agency, on missions that never come to light. Fresh off a successful tour, he is sent to the Congo on a simple assignment. Locate a bunch of rogue mercenaries, observe, and report. That’s his brief. It’s the softest assignment he has ever had. The locating is not difficult since the men he is tracking, vicious killers, leave a trail of death and carnage.

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(Warriors Series)

The Weed That Strings the Hangman’s Bag
by Alan Bradley


BONUS: This edition includes an excerpt from Alan Bradley’s A Red Herring Without Mustard, discussion questions, and an essay by the author.

Flavia de Luce, a dangerously smart eleven-year-old with a passion for chemistry and a genius for solving murders, thinks that her days of crime-solving in the bucolic English hamlet of Bishop’s Lacey are over – until beloved puppeteer Rupert Porson has his own strings sizzled in an unfortunate rendezvous with electricity. But who’d do such a thing, and why?

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(A Flavia de Luce Mysteries)

The Decision
by Lorhainne Eckhart


To everyone around her, she’s confident and strong – but then, she has to be with a man like Brad, who is all about family and too handsome for his own good. Emily isn’t as together as she appears, though, and when life throws her and Brad a curveball, it tests their relationship, leaving Emily scrambling and feeling very much alone as both are faced with a decision no parent should have to make.

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(The Friessens Series)

by Paula Quinn


He’s suspended in both worlds, belonging to neither, an outcast with a price on his head that has cost others their lives.

Never again. Helen White will never forget the Gold Drakkon that burned her family to ashes and set her path toward a purpose. To find and kill him before he turns any more Drakkon. But he isn’t the monster she’d prepared herself for. When a life-altering truth is revealed, what will stop her from killing him? 

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(Rulers of the Sky Series)