The Wisdom of Father Dowling (Five Star Mystery Series)
Here, collected for the first time, are fifteen of the best Father Dowling mystery short stories. Each cunning case is carefully examined by the good father, accompanied by the cast of characters that fans around the world have grown to know and love. In a sleepy Illinois town on the banks of the Fox River lives one of the greatest fictional detectives ever created. Father Dowling, the benevolent, brilliant priest of the St. Hilary church, leads and cares for his congregation, and also finds the time to unravel the knottiest of mysteries. Ralph McInerny's sleuthing priest has appeared in more than twenty-five novels, and his exploits were also made into a television series, The Father Dowling Mysteries. But Father Dowling has also appeared in many short stories as well, solving crimes no less complicated for their brevity. Whether unraveling the identity of a skeleton found under the parish parking lot, or figuring out what really happened to the parents of a distraught parishioner, Father Dowling brings his unique perspective and quiet determination to bear on each crime he encounters, leaving the guilty nowhere to hide.
- Brand: Brand: Five Star (ME)
- ASIN: 1594146799
Murder of a Movie Star: A Cozy Historical Murder Mystery (The Posie Parker Mystery Series Book 5)
LIGHTS, CAMERA, MURDER…London, 1923As England swelters during the hottest summer on record, Posie Parker, Private Detective, is summoned to Worton Hall Film Studios, where she steps into the heart of a sinister new mystery.Silvia Hanro, the famously beautiful movie star, has received death threats alongside her morning coffee, and Posie is tasked with protecting her. Aided by her good friends Lady Dolly Cardigeon and Chief Inspector Richard Lovelace, Posie soon realises that behind the cheap canvas sets and the dreamy glamour of Worton Hall Studios a dreadful secret lays buried, and traitors lurk everywhere.And then, good as their word, the killer strikes…Can Posie unravel the clues and uncover the murderer before they kill again?Can she protect herself and her friends in a world where quite literally nothing is as it seems? And can she rescue her own engagement to the gorgeous Alaric Boynton-Dale from the brink of disaster by using a few of the tricks she has learnt on set?This is a stylish Golden Age of Crime mystery which will appeal to fans of Agatha Christie and Downton Abbey. 'Murder of a Movie Star' is the fifth book in the Posie Parker Mystery Series, although the novel can be enjoyed as a stand-alone story in its own right.If you love an action-packed historical cozy...
- ASIN: B01MRA4MAL
Whale of a Squid
- ASIN: B008LRCE2Q
Road To Recovery (Road Series Book 1)
All books can be read as stand alone or in order of the series.Being perfect isn’t all it’s cracked up to be.After surviving a horrific car crash, Brooke Malone is ready to start over. Moving from her hometown of Burlington, Vermont, to Albany, New York, for a new job, her only goals are to focus on her career and her recovery. The last thing she wants is the distraction of a relationship. Least of all with a sexy more-than-perfect coworker who is adamant about needing to help her.Lucas Mathews is any woman’s dream man. As a successful attorney, he could have any woman he wants. But he wants Brooke, the one woman who doesn’t seem interested. Can he win her over when all she wants to do is rebuild her life? Or will the secrets Brooke holds deep shatter any chance at happiness?Mature content, not intended for under 18 years of age.Each book can be read as a stand alone, or in the following order. The Road SeriesRoad to Recovery - Brooke Malone and Lucas MathewsRoad to Redemption - Cori Summers and Jack ReynoldsRoad to Reality - Mac Malone and Beth CampbellRoad to Reason - Ryan Mathews and Kaitlin HarperThe All SeriesAll for Love- William Harper and Isabel CarmichaelAll or Nothing - Ben Harper and Presley James All of Me - Phil Harper and Sophia MansfieldAll the Way- A...
- ASIN: B00QSK7BEY
The Girl in the Sand: A Gripping Serial Killer Thriller (Violet Darger FBI Thriller Book 3)
Shallow graves scar the desert landscape. A cemetery in the sand. Some of the lost are never found.Thousands of girls go missing every year in Las Vegas. Taken. Bought and sold. Or worse.And now the dead are calling.These lost girls summon FBI Profiler Violet Darger to Sin City -- a new case. There are fresh dead to sort through -- two bodies burned beyond recognition in the trunk of a sedan -- and there’s reason to believe that there are missing girls waiting to be saved.Rumors swirl that a legendary killer is responsible for these crimes. An escaped prisoner with a personal grudge against Darger -- one who wants her and her partner dead. One who disappeared for 20 years.But the desert is full of deadly secrets -- horrors waiting beneath the sand.If Darger finds the killer in time, the girls will live. If not…This pulse-pounding thriller will have you holding your breath until the final page. Fans of John Sandford, Karin Slaughter, Gillian Flynn, and Lisa Gardner should check out the Violet Darger series.The books in the series can be read in any order, so grab The Girl in the Sand and get started today.Praise for the Violet Darger series:"Un-put-downable! I cannot wait for this series to grow. If you love Sandford, Slaughter, Kava, Stelljes and Deaver, you’ll LOVE Vargus ...
- ASIN: B07BLJYCY3
Amuletto Kiss (The Magic & Mixology Mystery Series Book 5)
Hold your loved ones close, islanders…Life for Lily Locke has not been normal ever since she learned of her witchy heritage, but now more than ever, her world is spiraling out of control. When a series of strange events begins to tear her beloved island apart, it’s up to the famed Mixologist to seek out the most powerful wizard in the world and spare him from death. However, as Lily begins the hunt for the Master of Magic, she encounters a prophecy that could destroy everyone she’s come to know and love.…there is darkness on the horizon.****************************************************************************************************************************Amuletto Kiss is the fifth book in The Magic & Mixology Mystery Series. Though it can be read as a standalone, it's best read in series order. This novel is a full-length, humorous cozy mystery featuring a splash of magic, a handful of witches, and a dash of romance. It's rated PG-13 due to mild language and some romance.
- ASIN: B07BZT8L3L
Open Season: Five Star First Edition Mystery
Set against a backdrop of racial tension and deadly force controversy in Dallas, Open Season introduces Sarah Kingsly and Angel Johnson, homicide detectives who are unlikely and unwilling partners. When people start dying in area shopping malls, the detectives find themselves up against a killer who has his own race card to play. This is the first book in the Seasons mystery series and the second, Stalking Season, was released in December 2012 with a starred Publishers Weekly review.
- ASIN: B0107LVCL2
Five Star Mystery Series
From Book 1: Spring in East Tennessee is normally the most beautiful of seasons, a time of growth and renewal. Residents of tiny Park County are shocked when it is also a time for murder. When a snake-handling preacher is murdered with his own snakes, Sheriff Tony Abernathy and his wife, Theo, a quilt shop owner are thrown into the search for a killer. From the beginning of the investigation, it seems like an unlikely choice of weapons. Why kill a man few people even knew existed? The trouble has just begun. Soon the entire sheriff's department is fighting rising water, more deaths and illegal drugs. Theo aides Tony's search as she runs her shop, designs a mystery quilt (pattern included) and is mom to their two young sons.
- ASIN: B074CDM87B
Better Than Hex (Spellbound Paranormal Cozy Mystery Book 5)
Welcome to Spellbound, where paranormal is the new normal.Struggling to make sense of recent changes in her life, witch-in-training Emma Hart decides to pursue therapy as well as a budding friendship with Markos, the town's most eligible minotaur and a talented architect. When the building inspector turns up dead in Markos's latest design, Emma quickly finds herself in the midst of a murder investigation. To top it off, she's defending a young werelion whose possession of a deadly substance has everyone wondering whether his intentions were equally deadly. Despite these distractions, Emma can't stop thinking about fallen angel Daniel and his heartbreaking decision. But if Emma doesn't manage to clear her head of all these distractions soon, she might just become the killer's next victim. Better Than Hex is the fifth book in the Spellbound paranormal cozy mystery series. This is a full-length, humorous cozy mystery novel.Books in the series include:Curse the Day, Book 1Doom and Broom, Book 2Spell's Bells, Book 3Lucky Charm, Book 4Better Than Hex, Book 5Cast Away, Book 6 A Touch of Magic, Book 7A Drop in the Potion, Book 8Hemlocked and Loaded, Book 9All Spell Breaks Loose, Book 10
- ASIN: B071R3QMG8
Dead, Without a Stone to Tell It (Five Star Mystery Series)
Abbott and Lowell Forensic Mysteries #1:Homicide detective Leigh Abbott has something to prove, both to herself and to the men in her department.She's been assigned a difficult challenge: solve a murder where the only evidence is a single bone. To identify the victim and find the killer she must join forces with forensic anthropologist Matt Lowell. Matt's initial refusal is only the first in a series of setbacks.Matt and Leigh's skills and tenuous partnership are tested when the evidence leads them to a burial ground of unidentified victims where to their horror they stumble upon a freshly ravaged corpse. Before long the serial killer raises the stakes and Matt and Leigh find themselves marked as targets. Now they must stop the killer before they become the next victims.
- ASIN: B00EUGGOBY
- ASIN: B001CNNT70
Conflict of Interest (Joe Dillard Series Book 5)
Joe Dillard is a two-million-copy bestselling series.A six-year-old girl is kidnapped from her bed in Tennessee's oldest town. The ransom note demands millions. In this fifth installment of the highly-acclaimed and bestselling Joe Dillard series, Dillard is hired to represent the parents of a child who has gone missing. As the clock ticks, Dillard desperately tries to find the little girl, but the return of his wife's dreaded disease and the stunning appearance of his father combine to push Dillard to his emotional limit. "Pratt's richly developed characters arevivid and believable, especially the strong Southern women who fight theirmale-dominated culture from behind a facade of vulnerability." --Publisher's Weekly
- Brand: Phoenix Flying, Inc.
- ASIN: B00C4MF3AY
The Devil's Star: A Novel (Harry Hole series Book 5)
- Brand: Harper
- ASIN: B006IY9FEY
Don't Let Go
With unmatched suspense and emotional insight, Harlan Coben explores the big secrets and little lies that can destroy a relationship, a family, and even a town in this powerful thriller.Suburban New Jersey Detective Napoleon “Nap” Dumas hasn't been the same since senior year of high school, when his twin brother Leo and Leo’s girlfriend Diana were found dead on the railroad tracks—and Maura, the girl Nap considered the love of his life, broke up with him and disappeared without explanation. For fifteen years, Nap has been searching, both for Maura and for the real reason behind his brother's death. And now, it looks as though he may finally find what he's been looking for. When Maura's fingerprints turn up in the rental car of a suspected murderer, Nap embarks on a quest for answers that only leads to more questions—about the woman he loved, about the childhood friends he thought he knew, about the abandoned military base near where he grew up, and mostly about Leo and Diana—whose deaths are darker and far more sinister than Nap ever dared imagine.
- ASIN: B01NH7GION
Once Quiet (Jack Widow Book 5)
A secluded Montana ranch...A family under siege...A seductive wife...And Jack Widow.Once Quiet is a taut action thriller where Widow must fight against his insatiable feelings for a married woman in order to stop a sinister enemy that lurks in the shadows. Lately, Widow has enjoyed a quiet life on the road with no troubles, but a lifestyle like his costs money. A low bank account balance causes Widow to take temporary work on a dying, secluded cattle ranch in northern Montana. Widow works for the Sossaman family, taking orders from a hauntingly beautiful wife named Crispin. Quickly, Widow grows attached to Crispin Sossaman and her two sons. But his attachment to her may be more than attraction. Two strange things are going on around the ranch. The first is that the husband has been in a mysterious coma for ten years. He's wired to hospital machines, feeding tubes, and a breathing apparatus to keep him alive. The second thing is that someone is watching the ranch. Someone with sinister intentions. Someone with a dangerous agenda. Once Quiet is the fifth thriller in the Jack Widow series. Fans of Lee Child's Jack Reacher, Tom Clancy, Vince Flynn's Mitch Rapp, and Mark Greaney's Gray Man will enjoy the Jack Widow Action-Thriller Series.Readers are saying..."Once Quiet is...
- ASIN: B06X9HYJN8
Blood Innocents (Five Star First Edition Mystery Series)
- ASIN: B005JZ6TME
Magic Tree House Volumes 17-20 Boxed Set: The Mystery of the Enchanted Dog (Magic Tree House (R))
The #1 bestselling chapter book series of all time celebrates 25 years with new covers and a new, easy-to-use numbering system! Jack and Annie must find the four things that will free an enchanted dog named Teddy from a spell. Their quest leads them to a ship lost at sea, the Great Plains, the forests of India, and the Australian Outback. It’s a difficult and dangerous mission, but Jack and Annie will do anything to help their new friend, Teddy! Books in this set include: Tonight on the Titanic (#17), Buffalo Before Breakfast (#18), Tigers at Twilight (#19), and Dingoes at Dinnertime (#20). Did you know that there’s a Magic Tree House book for every kid? Magic Tree House: Adventures with Jack and Annie, perfect for readers who are just beginning chapter books Merlin Missions: More challenging adventures for the experienced reader Super Edition: A longer and more dangerous adventure Fact Trackers: Nonfiction companions to your favorite Magic Tree House adventures Have more fun with Jack and Annie at MagicTreeHouse.com!
- Brand: RANDOM HOUSE
- ASIN: 0375858113
Mr. Monk and the Other Detective
- ASIN: B000VB2YGG
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