Fire in the Stars: An Amanda Doucette Mystery #ad - Fradkin writes evocatively of the beautiful, often hostile, Newfoundland landscape where Amanda soon finds herself fighting for her very survival. Elsewhere, a body gets hauled up in a fisherman’s net, and evidence is mounting of an unsettling connection with Amanda’s search for her friend. There, the once-passionate, adventurous woman needs all her strength and ingenuity when a friend and fellow survivor goes missing along with his son.
A trained first-aid and crisis responder, doucette — always accompanied by her beloved dog Kaylee — joins forces with RCMP officer Chris Tymko to discover the truth about the disappearance.
The Trickster's Lullaby: An Amanda Doucette MysteryDundurn #ad - Although frantic, their parents are strangely secretive amid suspicions of drug use and forbidden romance. A winter camping trip turns deadly as two missing teenagers, a twisted love triangle, and the spectre of radicalism create turmoil in the remote Laurentian wilderness. Amanda doucette’s cross-canada charity tour is in for a cold snap when she organizes a winter camping trip for inner-city young people in the stunning setting of the Laurentian Mountains.
Trouble begins when two of the teenagers disappear into the wilderness during the night: Luc, and Yasmina, a French/English-Canadian with a history of drug use, an adventurous young woman from Iraq who dreams of becoming a human rights lawyer. Now in a battle against both the elements and police, Amanda and Corporal Chris Tymko discover a far greater web of secrets and deception.
The Trickster's Lullaby: An Amanda Doucette Mystery #ad - As amanda races to save the young people from danger, she finds herself fighting for stakes far higher than their own lives. But when a local farmer turns up dead and terrorist material is found on Luc’s computer, the dangers turn deadly. With a view to bridging cultural divides, she brings along a mixture of Canadian-born and immigrant youth.
Prisoners of Hope: An Amanda Doucette MysteryDundurn #ad - Set against the stunning backdrop of georgian Bay, Amanda Doucette finds herself drawn into the world of exploited foreign workers when she meets a Filipino nanny accused of murdering her wealthy employer.
Do or Die: An Inspector Green MysteryNapoleon and Co #ad - Green finds himself in the middle of a rivalry in the delicate arena of university politics, where gigantic egos regularly collide. But as green probes into the circumstances of the young man’s life, a tangled web of jealousy and intrigue is revealed. When the biggest case of his career comes up, his position, his relationships and several lives are put into grave danger.
Ottawa homicide inspector Michael Green is absolutely obsessed with his job, a condition which has almost ruined his marriage several times. Was it the diligent but socially inept researcher, green realizes that he must waste no time in solving the case, or the macho ladies-man golden boy of the laboratory? Or was it a crime of passion involving the over-protective family of his beautiful new girlfriend? When the murderer strikes again, no matter what the consequences may be.
Do or Die: An Inspector Green Mystery #ad - A young graduate student and scion of a rich family is found expertly stabbed in the stacks of a university library, but no one seems to have the slightest idea why.
Once Upon a Time: An Inspector Green MysteryNapoleon and Co #ad - Was the victim a jewish camp survivor or a nazi soldier trying to escape imprisonment? Or had he been a Polish collaborator who had sold his own people into slavery and death? Could someone have tracked him down for revenge? Even Green, with all his experience, could never have imagined the truth. A search of his house turns up an old tool box with a hidden compartment containing a German ID card from World War II.
When an old man dies a seemingly natural death in a parking lot, only Inspector Michael Green finds it suspicious. They are obviously hiding something about the old man, who lived in isolation as though avoiding painful memories. The sequel to do or die is not only a tightly plotted police mystery, but a compelling tale of unhealed emotional wounds from a time of unspeakable atrocity.
Once Upon a Time: An Inspector Green Mystery #ad - Something about the closed case has caught his eye - why did the victim have a mysterious gash on his head, inflicted around the time of his death? Talking to the man’s family only increases Green’s curiosity.
None So Blind: An Inspector Green MysteryDundurn #ad - None So Blind: An Inspector Green Mystery #ad - Is it suicide? revenge? or had green made the biggest mistake of his career — a mistake which cost an innocent man his liberty and ultimately his life? To determine the truth, Green is forced to re-examine old evidence and open up old wounds to stare down a far greater evil hiding in plain sight. From behind bars, the man continued to hound Green with letters protesting his innocence.
Nominated for the 2015 Arthur Ellis Award for Best Novel. Did inspector green put the wrong man behind bars? Twenty years ago, a raw and impressionable Detective Michael Green helped convict a young professor for the murder of an attractive co-ed. Shortly after being paroled, he is found dead.
The Whisper of Legends: An Inspector Green MysteryDundurn #ad - An empty canoe washes up on the shore of the nahanni river — has the river claimed four more lives? When his teenage daughter goes missing on a summer wilderness canoe trip to the Nahanni River, Inspector Michael Green is forced into unfamiliar territory. After the body of one of the group turns up at the bottom of a cliff, they begin to realize just what is at stake.
The Whisper of Legends: An Inspector Green Mystery #ad - The trip was organized not by a reputable tour company but by her new boyfriend, Scott, a graduate geology student. The park has 30, 000 square kilometres of wilderness and 600 grizzlies. Even worse, Green soon discovers his daughter lied to him. Unable to mobilize the local rcmp, he enlists the help of his long-time friend, Staff Sergeant Brian Sullivan, to accompany him to the Northwest Territories to look for themselves.
Green is terrified. When clues about scott’s past begin to drift in, Sullivan, Green, and two guides head into the wilderness.
Mist Walker: An Inspector Green MysteryNapoleon and Co #ad - Has fraser fled to escape the wrath of victims, new or old? Or was he innocent all along and spent the last ten years trying to clear his name? And who is Fraser’s mysterious email correspondent with the user name Mistwalker? Innocent scapegoat or monster manipulator? Matthew Fraser was an idealistic young teacher accused of molesting a young schoolgirl and acquitted in a sensational case that left the truth hidden and the young teacher’s life in tatters.
Mist Walker: An Inspector Green Mystery #ad - Green’s curiosity is piqued when he discovers that Fraser left behind his beloved dog, a half-eaten dinner and an apartment crammed with research related to his case. Ten years later, his distraught confidante walks into Ottawa Police Inspector Michael Green’s office insisting that Fraser has vanished.
The Hangman Chief Inspector Gamache NovelGrass Roots Press #ad - The Hangman Chief Inspector Gamache Novel #ad - And he learns the true reason why the man came to Three Pines. This book is a quick and easy read for people on the go. On a cold november morning, a jogger runs through the woods in the peaceful Quebec village of Three Pines. On his run, he finds a dead man hanging from a tree. The dead man was a guest at the local Inn and Spa.
He might have been looking for peace and quiet, but something else found him. Something horrible. Did the man take his own life? Or was he murdered? Chief Inspector Armand Gamache is called to the crime scene. As gamache follows the trail of clues, he opens a door into the past.
Beautiful Lie the Dead: An Inspector Green MysteryNapoleon and Co #ad - In the dead of night, the phone rings in the missing persons unit of the Ottawa Police. Friends, family and police are mobilized to search the snowbound city. A brutal blizzard is howling, and a wealthy social activist has not heard from his fiance in over twenty-four hours. Inspector Green explores a web of betrayal and deceit.
Beautiful Lie the Dead: An Inspector Green Mystery #ad - He comes to believe that his partner is fleeing for her life, possibly from his own family. When a frozen body is found in the snow, just blocks from the mans home, Green knows that someone is conspiring to keep the truth hidden.
Fifth Son: An Inspector Green MysteryNapoleon and Co #ad - Probing the family's past, teenage rebellion and a family secret so horrific that twenty years later, he uncovers a toxic mix of rigid fundamentalism, someone is still desperate to prevent the truth from coming to light. Accident or suicide? that's the simple question put to Inspector Michael Green when a derelict stranger falls to his death from an abandoned church tower in a quiet river village at the edge of his jurisdiction.
Fifth Son: An Inspector Green Mystery #ad - But when the victim turns out be a long lost son of a local farm family cursed in recent years by tragedy, madness and death, Green begins to suspect something far more sinister is at work.