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Cold Wars (Stein & Candle Detective Agency #2)

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A wealthy Hawaiian hotelier is chewed to death by sharks – in his penthouse office.

A traveling salesman goes missing – in a shady New England town full of monstrous fishmen.

A new casino gets supernaturally good luck in Vegas – thanks to ancient Egyptian magic.

These are the cases taken by Morton Candle and Weatherby Stein. Mort’s a hardboiled ex-paratrooper turned two-gun s
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Kindle Edition, 221 pages
Published June 24th 2012 by Curiosity Quills Press
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Katy
Jul 02, 2012 rated it really liked it
Recommended to Katy by: Curiosity Quills
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Book Info: Genre: Paranormal Noir Mystery/Action/Adventure Reading Level: Adult (has YA character, probably appropriate for readers as young as MG w/ violence warning)

Disclosure: I received a free eBook copy of this novel from Curiosity Quills (the publisher) in exchange for an honest review

Synopsis: A wealthy Hawaiian hotelier is chewed to death by sharks – in his penthouse office. A traveling salesman goes missing – in a shady New England town full of monstrous fishmen. A new casino gets super
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Sophie Duncan
Jul 06, 2012 rated it really liked it
Recommends it for: Lovers of pulp fiction with a supernatural twist.
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Donna
How did we end up here?

See, what happens when someone loves a book very much and there are more books just like it, that person will continue reading those similar books either until the series ends or until they’re just not interesting anymore. Thankfully the latter doesn’t apply here. I really don’t think that’s possible with Stein and Candle. I really don’t.

Okay, book. You've got 50 pages. Go!

Is it really much of a surprise that I was sucked into COLD WARS the same as I was AMERICAN NIGHTMARE
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This is an unusual book. Set in the 1950s, it has the air of old detective cartoon books about secret agents. The book follows the careers of Morton Candle, a retired army sergeant turned detective and Weatherby Stein, genius of the supernatural and inheritor of his father's knowledge of the supernatural.

Their reputation is for solving cases of the unusual kind and each section covers a different crime for the two intrepid heroes to s
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Twenty-Four years old, Michael Panush has distinguished himself as one of Sacramento’s most promising young writers. Michael has published numerous short stories in a variety of e-zines including: AuroraWolf, Demon Minds, Fantastic Horror, Dark Fire Fiction, Aphelion, Horrorbound, Fantasy Gazetteer, Demonic Tome, Tiny Globule, and Defenestration.

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