Deadly Dunes, by E. Michael Helms: Two Fatal “Accidents” Put a Florida PI on Alert


Deadly Dunes ($14.95, 228 pages, ISBN: 978-1-60381-347-1) is the third book in a mystery/suspense series by E. Michael Helms set in the Florida Panhandle. Private eye Mac McClellan investigates the death of a young archaeologist whose recent discovery threatens to shut down a planned multi-million dollar Florida bayside community development.

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Bloody Murdock, by Robert J. Ray: Introducing Matt Murdock


First published in 1986, Bloody Murdock ($13.95, 246 pages, ISBN: 978-1-60381-887-2), is Robert J. Ray’s first Matt Murdock mystery, a twisty tale about dirty deeds in Hollywood’s seamy underbelly. Ex-cop and Private Eye Matt Murdock is the kindred spirit of John D. Macdonald’s Travis McGee and other truth-seeking, BS-hating, women-loving hardboiled types who came before him.

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