Handpicked Kindle Books for Apr 10 2017 Judged by Their Covers

Today’s Picks – Best Handpicked Kindle eBooks – Mystery Monday

Here are our eBook picks for Monday, April 10. Today we’re featuring books in the mystery/thriller/suspense genres.


Rusted Halo by Jade Alyse







Genre(s): Mystery

Two estranged sisters. One sneaky groom. A blood-stained wedding dress. And a mute teenager who witnesses it all… (more)


Tahoe Deathfall by Todd Borg







Genre(s): Mystery, Thriller

When 14-year-old Jennifer Salazar approaches Tahoe Detective Owen McKenna, she explains that her identical twin sister Melissa died 8 years before on their 6th birthday. Now, at the ripe old age of 14, Jennifer has come to believe that her sister’s death was not the accident that everyone says. When McKenna investigates, he uncovers a long-buried secret that is still driving a murderer to kill. McKenna is desperate to catch the killer before he strikes again because McKenna believes that Jennifer is next to die… (more)


Death By A Dark Horse: Thea Campbell Mystery Book 1 by Susan Schreyer







Genre(s): Mystery

Thea Campbell goes out for revenge when the one person who is simultaneously the most likely and least likely candidate for thief steals her horse. But Olympic hopeful Valerie Parsons is past caring about being arrested. She’s dead. At first Thea’s horse is assumed to have killed the woman, but when the coroner determines it was a human hand and not a horse’s hoof that ended Valerie’s life Thea becomes a person of interest. Now intimidating people with little regard for due process are showing up on her doorstep looking to even the score. Toss in her wrecked love life… (more)


Murder Strikes Twice: A Catrina Flaherty Mystery, Book 2 by Pendelton Wallace







Genre(s): Mystery

When her daughter dies in a tragic accident and the daughter’s husband’s second wife does the same, what is Eleanor Johnson to think? The police have ruled both cases accidents and closed them, but something doesn’t feel right. Is it possible to believe that two tragic deaths are mere coincidence, or was something more sinister at play? Who is Eleanor to call… (more)


Main Street Murder by Linda Crowder







Genre(s): Mystery

Accidental detectives Jake and Emma Rand are back in their second adventure. Spring is coming to their home in the shadow of Casper Mountain and Emma can’t wait to see tulips and daffodils crowd out the snow that has covered her flower beds all winter. Then the May Day Blizzard hits, trapping the citizens of Casper, Wyoming in their homes, closing roads and shutting down highways out of town. When murder strikes in spite of the snow, Detective Matt Joyner of the Casper Police Department quickly turns up the heat on his prime suspect – Emma’s friend, Kristy Castle! As Casper… (more)


Tracks of Her Tears by Melinda Leigh







Genre(s): Mystery, Thriller

The sleepy little town of Solitude, Oregon, wakes up to a deadly threat…County investigator Seth Harding intends to spend the holidays with his newly reconciled family, but a few days before Christmas, a homicide thwarts his plan. Seth arrives at the scene and makes a painful discovery: the victim is his brother-in-law’s girlfriend. Her apartment has been ransacked and her toddler left motherless. To make matters worse, Seth’s brother-in-law, Bruce, is missing. With Solitude locked in a rare, deadly deep freeze and the temperature plummeting, the residents launch a desperate search. Seth calls his wife… (more)


Lost Girls: A fast paced, gripping thriller novel by Angela Marsons







Genre(s): Thriller

Two girls go missing. Only one will return. The couple that offers the highest amount will see their daughter again. The losing couple will not. Make no mistake. One child will die. When nine-year-old best friends Charlie and Amy disappear, two families are plunged into a living nightmare. A text message confirms the unthinkable; that the girls are the victims of a terrifying kidnapping. And when a second text message pits the two families against each other for the life of their children, the clock starts ticking for D. I. Kim Stone and the squad. Seemingly outwitted at… (more)


Evil Deeds by Joseph Badal







Genre(s): Thriller

Bob & Liz Danforth’s morning begins just like every other morning: Breakfast together, Bob roughhousing with Michael. Then Bob leaves for his U. S. Army unit and the nightmare begins, two-year-old Michael is kidnapped. So begins a decades-long journey that takes the Danforth family from Michael’s kidnapping and Bob and Liz’s efforts to rescue him, to Bob’s forced separation from the Army because of his unauthorized entry into Bulgaria, to his recruitment by the CIA, to Michael’s commissioning in the Army, to Michael’s capture by a Serb SPETSNAZ team in Macedonia, and to Michael’s eventual marriage to the… (more)


Murder at Breakfast by Steve Demaree







Genre(s): Mystery

In an upscale apartment building for retired people, where meals are included with the rent, a woman is found poisoned in her apartment with her head bent over in her lunch plate. But the autopsy shows that she was poisoned sometime around breakfast. Was she poisoned before she went down for breakfast, at breakfast seated among the other residents, or after she returned to her apartment… (more)


Mirror Ball Man by Joel Brown







Genre(s): Mystery

Singer Baxter McLean had one hit in the 1980s, “Mirror Ball Man,” but he’s barely scraped by as a barroom folksinger ever since. Now yuppies and developers are taking over the funky little harbor town of Libertyport, Massachusetts, where he lives. When he sings a protest song against a waterfront hotel project, Baxter finds himself the prime suspect in at least one murder. Solving the case himself is the only way out. On the bright side, the publicity might jump-start his career – and his love life… (more)


Last Witness by Jilliane Hoffman







Genre(s): Thriller

One by one, cops are being hunted down and murdered while on patrol. Special Agent Dominick Falconetti suspects that the victims have more in common than a badge. His lover, C. J. Townsend, has her own theory. As the assistant state attorney who put Florida’s last serial killer behind bars, she’s intimately acquainted with the motives of men who kill — now more than ever. Because this time — drawn desperately back into a case that has never been put to rest — C. J. Townsend is among the hunted. Book 2 in the C. J. Townsend trilogy… (more)


FATAL GREED by John W. Mefford







Genre(s): Thriller

Greed knows no boundaries.A corporate takeover bleeds its way into a private company in North Texas. Behind the scenes, deadly deals erupt from the greed-filled hearts of a select few powerful enough to make them happen.What’s an employee to do? For one unassuming man the thought of layoffs, of losing his own job to a bunch of arrogant assholes, feels like a kick to the jewels.Until the day Michael Doyle’s life changes forever.Perverse alliances. An affair of the heart. A gruesome murder. A spiraling string of events thrusts Michael into a life-or-death fight… (more)


True Conviction: An Adrian Hell Thriller by James P. Sumner







Genre(s): Thriller

A break-neck thriller that will have you ducking bullets and dying to turn the page!Meet Adrian Hell, one of the deadliest professional assassins to ever pick up a gun.In True Conviction, he takes a job in the sun-soaked city of Heaven’s Valley, a paradise of sin and the jewel of Nevada. His contract? Kill a man who has stolen something of value from the local mafia. But when the job turns sour, he discovers a much larger threat looming in the shadows. He finds himself in the crosshairs of a powerful adversary, and he must use… (more)

P.S. We’re highlighting the books that our readers have have wanted to read the most in 2016. Here’s #11, the first Jim Knighthorse mystery:
The Mummy Case by JR Rain
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