Monday’s Mystery eBooks

Sizzling Sixteen
by Janet Evanovich
Rating: 4.2


Vinnie, of Vincent Plum Bail Bonds, has run up a gambling debt of $786,000 with mobster Bobby Sunflower and is being held until the cash can be produced. Nobody else will pay to get Vinnie back, leaving it up to Stephanie, office manager Connie, and file clerk Lula to raise the money if they want to save their jobs.

Being in the business of tracking down people, Stephanie, Lula, and Connie have an advantage in finding Vinnie. If they can rescue him, it will buy them some time to raise the cash. Finding a safe place to hide Vinnie turns out to be harder than raising $786,000…

The Key
by Kathryn Hughes
Rating: 4.6


From the #1 bestselling author of The Letter, Kathryn Hughes, comes The Key, an unforgettable story of a heartbreaking secret that will stay with you for ever.

1956  It’s Ellen Crosby’s first day as a student nurse at Ambergate Hospital. When she meets a young woman admitted by her father, little does Ellen know that a choice she will make is to change both their lives for ever…

2006 Sarah is drawn to the now abandoned Ambergate. Whilst exploring the old corridors she discovers a suitcase belonging to a female patient who entered Ambergate fifty years earlier.

Marshal’s War on Blood Mines
by William Black
Rating: Brand new Release


“Help them” are the last words of a dying man who had no hat, no gun, no horse and massive callouses on his hands. US Marshal Clint Riley is suddenly staring at a nefarious mining operation in Colorado Territory.

Dozens of citizens and an entire Indian village go missing. Innocent men, women and even children are threatened, abused and some killed. This biggest and most wicked crime in Old West lore has to be exterminated – at its roots.

Through the Fire
by Katie Ruggle
Rating: 4.4


He’s tall. He’s dark. He’s brutally handsome… And he may be her only hope.

Kit Jernigan despairs of ever fitting in with her new tight-knit K9 unit—they’ve been through too much to welcome a stranger. So when a killer strikes, it’s a fight to convince her fellow officers to trust her long enough to catch the woman she knows is responsible. She can’t do it on her own. What she needs most is a partner: local fire spotter Wesley March.

Talon’s Truth and the Sword of the Spirit
by Nicholas Downing
Rating: Brand new Release


The long-awaited sequel to the #1 Amazon Kindle Bestseller in Teen and Young Adult Christian Science Fiction has arrived!

After narrowly escaping the clutches of NATAS (Nations in Alliance for Total Atheocracy among States), Talon and Naomi have returned to the Star Kingdom of Manna only to find the real battle has just begun.

Now Queen of Manna, Naomi faces the pervasive threat of insurrection. Opposition forces, orchestrated by shadowy NATAS splinter cells, threaten to overthrow the Star Kingdom’s gridlocked Parliament, an inept organization actively undermined by its traitorous prime minister. Even Naomi’s own brother has unwittingly succumbed to the unholy Alliance’s far-reaching influence

As direct conflict approaches, who will stand against the forces of evil during Manna’s darkest hour?

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(The Talon Trilogy)

The Bad Daughter
by Joy Fielding
Rating: 3.9


A gripping, edge-of-your-seat thriller of family intrigue and dark secrets, from the author of Someone Is Watching and See Jane Run.

A voice mail from her estranged sister, Melanie, sends Robin’s heart racing and her mind spiraling in a full-blown panic attack. Melanie’s message is dire: Their father, his second wife, and his twelve-year-old stepdaughter have been shot—likely in a home invasion—and lie in the hospital in critical condition.

In the Company of the Courtesan
by Sarah Dunant
Rating: 4.2


My lady, Fiammetta Bianchini, was plucking her eyebrows and biting color into her lips when the unthinkable happened and the Holy Roman Emperor’s army blew a hole in the wall of God’s eternal city, letting in a flood of half-starved, half-crazed troops bent on pillage and punishment.

Thus begins In the Company of the Courtesan, Sarah Dunant’s epic novel of life in Renaissance Italy. Escaping the sack of Rome in 1527, with their stomachs churning on the jewels they have swallowed, the courtesan Fiammetta and her dwarf companion, Bucino, head for Venice, the shimmering city born out of wat