Category Archives: Amateur Sleuths

Source: A Fast-Paced Financial Crime Thriller

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He represents fiction, erotica, mystery, thrillers, romance, and women’s fiction. While trying to learn the answers to these and other puzzling questions, Nancy finds her investigations complicated by the dishonest administrator of a will and a thief who steals Miss Carter's prize Persian cats. 17 The Mystery of the Brass-Bound Trunk 1940, 1976 Nancy, Bess, and George take a trip to South America on a cruise and discover a mystery involving a brass-bound trunk and a ring of jewel smugglers.

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The Hero of Gucci Gulch: A Capitol Hill Mystery (Capitol

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Although questions about the case remain, Lori Ruff's name has now been removed from the federal government's database for missing and unidentified persons. Early into the investigation the detective determined that several people had both the opportunity and motive to murder Myser. Royal Mail is issuing six stamps to mark the centenary of the year Christie wrote her first detective novel, The Mysterious Affair at Styles, which introduced her much loved Belgian detective Hercule Poirot to the world.

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Uncertain Terms (Savannah Martin Mysteries Book 12)

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Her mother liked author Jane Austen, but couldn’t spell. The apartment building where Luka Magnotta lived in Canada. Turn your next night off into a killer night out with The Murder Mystery Company in Atlanta! Please look at the time stamp on the story to see when it was last updated. Clearly there is a murderer amongst you, or even more frightening… a Vampire! Author Elaine Viets' web site at www.elaineviets.com has more information about all of the books in her Dead-End Job series.

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Action Men with Silly Putty: A Jack Donegal Mystery (Jack

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Lee wonders if that’s just an excuse to not take her out on a date! If they shroud us, I know we will never find our way out, we will never find our way to each other. Amateur sleuths are needed to help solve a mystery while they take a train ride back in time. Stark's body was found on the couch ordinarily used by his patients. The family told him at first they loved Mr Kemp's new girlfriend, but over time they began to see less and less of him, and Fields began to change him for the worse.

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Avery Meets Chevy: A Special Short Story: An Avery Barks Dog

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Prolific author Simon Brett provides information on his life and writing at SimonBrett.com July, 2011: Nantucket Diet Murders (Virginia Rich) After publishing 3 mystery novels starring the wonderful amateur sleuth, Eugenia Potter, Virginia Rich's legacy was carried on by author Nancy Pickard, who continued the series. Coyle's "Coffeehouse" books are superb examples of the cozy genre because of their intelligent cast of characters, their subtle wit, and their knowledge of the coffee industry used to add depth and flavor to the stories..."

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All Washed Up (Laundry Hag Series, Book 3)

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Sarah Rayne Rayne wrote under various pseudonyms (gothic fantasies and horror) for almost two decades before deciding to write psychological thrillers. Gather your fellow crime-solvers and compete in teams to solve the murder of a (fictional) professor. In 2004, he was convicted of impersonation and fraud after befriending a mentally incapacitated 21-year-old woman and applying for credit cards in her name, eventually charging $10,000. By Robert Abele, Special to the Los Angeles Times After Swedish author Henning Mankell's Kurt Wallander novels became beloved detective stories but before Kenneth Branagh starred in English-language TV versions of the books, two series of television episodes featuring the character were made in Sweden.

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Maids of Misfortune: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery

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The plot may or may not involve a murder at the outset, but the threat of danger is palpable from the get-go, and the plot builds and twists from there. This won't happen overnight. " The general manager was asked what needs the team might try to fill with those two picks - a reasonable question, although directed to Hinkie, a rather pointless one. When one really thinks about it, the idea of a literary sleuth makes perfect sense. Out of all the classic sleuths created by American writers, only Charlie Chan has appeared in more films than Philo Vance.

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I'll Love You To Death

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On November 11, 2010, police arrived to the house of Tina Herrmann (32), in Ohio, and found a horrible sight. Whole cast was very nice and approachable. Eating too much chocolate can and will make you sick, just like Nancy experienced in Legend of the Crystal Skull. Dan Roman sets up shop in a small town southeast of Dallas. Will she uncover the truth before it's too late? If this is your first visit, be sure to check out the FAQ by clicking the link above. But, I didn't really expect it to be accurate.

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Bitter Poison: An English village cosy featuring The Colonel

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WEST LAFAYETTE, Ind. - Amateur sleuths will get a chance to test their skills at an upcoming Mystery Dinner Theatre offered by Purdue University's Student Union Board. Tickets can be purchased in Purdue Memorial Union, Room 268, from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m., Monday to Friday through Feb. 16. So it's not until you step back and see everything that it really comes together that this is a person who could have been standing right next to you at some point in their life and in your life.

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Booby Trap (The Odelia Grey Mysteries)

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A short way through a clearing, toward a cluster of birch trees, the killers deposited their victims' bodies, which had been mutilated, burned, and doused with acid to mask their origins. Meanwhile, the Navy has no record of a TBM-3 Avenger missing in or around Florida between 1944 and 1952 — other than Charles Taylor's plane — further leaving open the possibility the Everglades wreck belonged to Flight 19. These new findings come in the wake of a month full of space rocks making news.

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