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Free Fall
FREE FALL
8th John Ceepak Mystery

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Ceepak and Boyle help a friend who's hit hard times. But do they also help her get away with murder?

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Fun House
FUN HOUSE
7th John Ceepak Mystery

Ceepak and Danny babysit the buff and boozy kids starring in the hot new reality TV show FUN HOUSE. But not even Ceepak can stop a young cast member from being murdered.

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Rolling Thunder
ROLLING THUNDER
6th John Ceepak Mystery

A prominent citizen has a heart attack on opening day of a new boardwalk roller coaster. It isn't long before there are suspicious hints of foul play.

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Mind Scrambler
MIND SCRAMBLER
5th John Ceepak Mystery

Danny and Ceepak investigate a bizarre murder in the casinos of Atlantic City.

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Hell Hole
HELL HOLE
4th John Ceepak Mystery

Danny and Ceepak investigate a "locked door" suicide in a toilet stall of the men's room of a Garden State Parkway rest stop.

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Whack a Mole
WHACK A MOLE
3rd John Ceepak Mystery

An innocent discovery on the beach in Sea Haven leads to a string of gruesome clues and one chilling conclusion: a long dormant serial killer is poised to strike again...

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Mad Mouse
MAD MOUSE
2nd John Ceepak Mystery

Danny Boyle, the part-time summer cop "down the shore" in Sea Haven, New Jersey, gets taken on a wild ride when he and his longtime beach buddies become the unwitting targets of a mad-man's twisted scheme for revenge. Fortunately, John Ceepak stays at Danny's side...

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  "ONE OF THE TEN BEST MYSTERIES OF 2006!"*

Tilt a Whirl
TILT-A-WHIRL
1st John Ceepak Mystery

There isn't much fun in the sun when a billionaire real estate tycoon is found murdered on the Tilt-A-Whirl at a seedy seaside amusement park in the otherwise quiet tourist town of Sea Haven, New Jersey...

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  WINNER OF THE ANTHONY AWARD!
  "ONE OF THE BEST MYSTERIES OF 2005!"**

RING TOSS
1st John Ceepak short story

The reported theft of a family heirloom sends officers Ceepak and Boyle racing to Sea Haven's Mussel Beach Motel to investigate. At the scene of the crime, Danny and Ceepak run into something much worse than a burglar...the DePinna family reunion!

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* Kirkus
** The Christian Science Monitor, The Detroit Free Press, The South Florida Sun Sentinel, BookBitch.com, and of course, Chris's Mother