Swamp Spook (Miss Fortune Mystery #13) by Jana Deleon
Requirements: .M4A/.M4B reader, 210 MB
Overview: When black cats roam, and spooks are seen, Come celebrate, it’s Halloween.
Sinful, Louisiana, really knows how to throw a party, and it goes all out for Halloween. The weeklong celebration kicks off with a maze of horror in the park built of hay bales. And Fortune has the perfect assignment – the executioner. Her scene comes complete with a head block, a hatchet, and a fake body with removable head. It’s the perfect setup…for a crime.
When Fortune returns from break and realizes the body in her scene is a real one and not the prop, she knows trouble is coming. Before she can shake a broomstick, Celia Arceneaux has raised the alarm and the state police show up to take over the investigation. With Carter on the sidelines and Fortune the prime suspect, Swamp Team 3 sets out to catch a real monster.
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction Mysteries & Thrillers, Cozy Mysteries
The Sans Pareil Mystery (Detective Lavender Mysteries #2) by Karen Charlton
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 285 MB
Overview: On a cold February night in Regency London, a dark curtain falls on the Sans Pareil Theatre following the death of April Clare, a promising young actress, whose body is found in mysterious circumstances.
Detective Stephen Lavender and his dependable deputy, Constable Woods, quickly discover that nothing is quite as it seems. As successive mysteries unfold, they soon realise that it is not only the actors from the Sans Pareil who are playing a part.
With the Napoleonic War looming dangerously across the Channel, this is a time of suspicion and treachery. Following the clues from the seedy back streets of Covent Garden up through the echelons of society, Lavender and Woods begin to fear that the case is much bigger than they’d dared imagine – and worse, that they are at risk of becoming mere players in a master criminal’s shadowy drama.
It will take all of Lavender’s skill and wit, and help from the beautiful Magdalena, to bring the mystery of the Sans Pareil Theatre to a dramatic conclusion in the final act.
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction Mysteries & Thrillers, Historical
A Fatal Flaw (Ryder & Loveday Mystery #3) by Faith Martin
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 250 MB
Overview: The brand-new Ryder & Loveday novel from global best seller Faith Martin!
As the city of Oxford prepares itself for the inaugural Miss Oxford Honey Beauty Pageant at The Old Swan Theatre, excitement is in the air.
But when one of the leading contestants is found dead, suspicion hangs over the competition.
Poisoned, the authorities assume her death was suicide. But after a malicious series of pranks and blackmail attempts are reported, WPC Loveday and Coroner Clement Ryder are called upon to solve the case.
In an atmosphere of fierce competition, the list of suspects is endless. Could what have started as harmless fun become a deadly race to win the prize?
With time running out, the duo need to spot the killer before tragedy strikes again….
A gripping murder mystery, perfect for fans of Agatha Christie and M.C. Beaton.
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction Mysteries & Thrillers, Suspense
Ikes Mystery Man: The Secret Lives of Robert Cutler [Audiobook]
Ike’s Mystery Man: The Secret Lives of Robert Cutler by Peter Shinkle
Requirements: .M4A/.M4B reader, 448 MB
Overview: This exhilarating Cold War narrative takes listeners from top-secret Cabinet Room meetings to exclusive social clubs, and into the pages of a powerful man’s intimate diary. Ike’s Mystery Man brings a new dimension to our understanding of the inner-workings of the Eisenhower White House. It also shines a bright light on the indispensable contributions and sacrifices made by patriotic gay Americans in an era when Executive Order 10450 banned anyone suspected of "sexual perversion", i.e. homosexuality, from any government job, and gays in the government were persecuted by the likes of Joseph McCarthy and Roy Cohn in the Senate and J. Edgar Hoover and Clyde Tolson at the FBI.
Ike’s Mystery Man tells how Eisenhower’s National Security Advisor Robert "Bobby" Cutler – working alongside Ike and also the Dulles brothers at the CIA and State Department – shaped US Cold War strategy in far more consequential ways than has been previously understood. Bobby also left behind a six-volume diary which reveals that he was in love with a man half his age, NSC staffer Skip Koons. Their friend Steve Benedict, who also is gay, became Ike’s White House Security Officer. In addition to Bobby’s diary, Ike’s Mystery Man relies on thousands of personal letters, interviews, and previously classified archives to tell a gripping story that has never before been told.
Genre: Audiobooks > Non-Fiction
Agatha Christie – The Mystery of the Blue Train
Ten Dead Comedians: A Murder Mystery by Fred Van Lente
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 180 mb
Overview: Fred Van Lente’s brilliant debut is both an homage to the Golden Age of Mystery and a thoroughly contemporary show-business satire. As the story opens, nine comedians of various acclaim are summoned to the island retreat of legendary Hollywood funnyman Dustin Walker. The group includes a former late-night TV host, a washed-up improv instructor, a ridiculously wealthy “blue collar” comic, and a past-her-prime Vegas icon. All nine arrive via boat to find that every building on the island is completely deserted. Marooned without cell phone service or wifi signals, they soon find themselves being murdered one by one. But who is doing the killing, and why?
A darkly clever take on Agatha Christie’s And Then There Were None and other classics of the genre, Ten Dead Comedians is a marvel of literary ventriloquism, with hilarious comic monologues in the voice of every suspect. It’s also an ingeniously plotted puzzler with a twist you’ll never see coming!
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction
Pruning the Dead (A Garden Squad Mystery #1) by Julia Henry
Requirements: .MP3 reader, 225 MB
Overview: With hundreds flocking to her inaugural garden party, meticulous Lilly Jayne hasn’t left a single petal out of place. But the picture-perfect gathering turns unruly upon the arrival of Merilee Frank, Lily’s ex-husband’s catty third wife. Merilee lives for trouble, so no one is surprised after she drinks too much, shoves a guest into the koi pond, and gets escorted off the property. The real surprise comes days later – when Merilee is found dead in a pile of mulch.
Lilly wishes she could stick to pruning roses and forget about Merilee’s murder – until her best friend and ex become suspects in the overgrown homicide case. Now, aided by the Garden Squad, an unlikely group of amateur crime solvers with a knack for planting, Lilly knows she has limited time to identify the true culprit and restore order to Goosebush because if the murderer’s plot isn’t nipped in the bud, another victim could be pushing up daisies!
Genre: Audiobooks > Fiction Mysteries & Thrillers, Cozy Mysteries
Citadels of Mystery by L. Sprague de Camp
Requirements: .ePUB reader, 1.7mb
Overview: Atlantis … Troy … The Pyramids … Ma’rib . . . Tikai .Stonehenge . . . Zimbabwe . . .Tintagel Castle . . . Machu Picchu . . . Rapa Nui . . . Angkor Wat . . . Nan Matol . . . These are the citadels of mystery about which men have wondered for many centuries Now, a distinguished author and his wife explore twelve of the most famous and best-kept mysteries of the ancient world. For each citadel of mystery, from the shadows of the great Pharaoh’s pyramid to Arthur’s castle, they describe the site, review its factual and legendary history, evaluate contemporary theories and controversies, and leave the reader to ponder…
Genre: Non-Fiction > History