An Affair of Sorcerers The Mongo Mysteries Book 3

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - When a circus-performer-turned-pi is drawn into the occult underworld, the result is “beautifully plotted and assured” #1 New York Times–bestselling author Peter Straub. Now, to save kathy from an unnatural end, Mongo will risk it all to separate the facts from something even stranger than fiction.

Soon after, a nun asks him to help clear a psychic of murder. Mongo needs all his faculties when he’s hired to investigate a fellow professor who’s been experimenting with sensory deprivation. Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator.

An Affair of Sorcerers The Mongo Mysteries Book 3 #ad - The work of a master. 1 new york times–bestselling author Peter Straub. With a genius iq, a past career as a circus acrobat, and a black belt in karate, criminology professor Dr. He also just so happens to be a dwarf. And then, weirdest of all, kathy, his seven-year-old neighbor, begs him to locate her father’s “Book of Shadows.

When mongo finds kathy’s father dead from what seems to be a ritual sacrifice—and the little girl lying comatose nearby—the distressed detective follows a trail of occult clues and discovers that all three of his cases are tied to something wicked. Beautifully plotted and assured .  .

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City of Whispering Stone The Mongo Mysteries Book 2

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - A circus-performer-turned-pi takes on “murder and intrigue from New York to Iran” in this “well done, suspenseful” unconventional mystery Newsday. When his former big-top boss asks him to find a missing Iranian strongman, Mongo is plunged into a three-ring circus of murder, espionage, and international intrigue.

Now he’s searching for two missing men, from Tehran to the ancient city of Persepolis, playing a game of a cat-and-mouse with forces far beyond his control. City of whispering stone is the 2nd book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order. And when mongo’s own brother—police officer Garth Frederickson—gets involved, the detective must fly to Iran, a country on the brink of a revolution.

City of Whispering Stone The Mongo Mysteries Book 2 #ad - He also just so happens to be a dwarf. Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator. With a genius iq, and a black belt in karate, a past career as a circus acrobat, criminology professor Dr. With a fearless sense of fun, author George C.

Chesbro continues the adventures of “one of the most appealing creations in the detective world” Publishers Weekly. And unlike his days as an acrobat, this time, if he slips up, there’s no net .  .

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Shadow of a Broken Man The Mongo Mysteries Book 1

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - With a genius iq, a past career as a circus acrobat, and a black belt in karate, criminology professor Dr. Chesbro introduces the man called Mongo, “the most engaging detective in decades” Library Journal. As mongo begins to uncover the surprising truth, his investigation gives a whole new meaning to an architect’s façade.

He also just so happens to be a dwarf. With a freewheeling blend of mystery and science fiction elements, author George C. Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator. A former circus performer and criminology professor becomes a PI in “one of the best detective novels of the year” TheNew York Times Book Review.

Shadow of a Broken Man The Mongo Mysteries Book 1 #ad - Shadow of a broken man is the 1st book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order. The intrepid sleuth will need all of his extraordinary skills to find his man without losing his own life, as some very powerful forces want to send him back to the drawing board. Now a detective in new york city, mongo is hired by the widow of a famous architect to find out if her husband is really dead—because a new building just went up and it looks like his work.

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The Beasts of Valhalla The Mongo Mysteries Book 4

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - When mongo’s sister asks him to investigate the death of his nephew, Tommy—the victim of an apparent murder-suicide—the private detective soon learns that everything’s tied to the computer game Tommy and his friends created: an elaborate quest based on J. R. R. Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator.

The clues send mongo on a cross-country journey, ultimately, from a painful visit to his former hometown in Nebraska and back to New York, then on to the rugged coastline of California’s Big Sur and, the frozen depths of the Arctic Ocean, where a mad genius will stop at nothing to achieve total Armageddon.

The Beasts of Valhalla The Mongo Mysteries Book 4 #ad - The beasts of valhalla is the 4th book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order. Grounded by his completely original private detective Mongo, author George C. Tolkien’s The Lord of the Rings. A detective takes on mad scientists when a D&D fantasy world turns deadly in this “ thrilling combination” of “not-quite-science-fiction and suspense” Playboy.

With a genius iq, and a black belt in karate, a past career as a circus acrobat, criminology professor Dr. Chesbro “writes wonderfully strange mystery novels” Boston Sunday Herald. He also just so happens to be a dwarf.

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Two Songs This Archangel Sings The Mongo Mysteries Book 5

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - Determined to find his friend, mongo attempts to rule out any enemies from Veil’s past—details of which Veil has never shared with him.  . He also just so happens to be a dwarf. A devoted martial arts instructor and extremely successful abstract artist, Veil single-handedly transformed his shady neighborhood in New York City’s Lower East Side into a safe haven from crime and corruption.

A detective’s search for a missing friend “careens ahead with the speed and promise of danger of the Indy 500” The Washington Post Book World. In addition to creating “the most engaging detective in decades, ” author George C. Mongo’s friend and sensei, Veil Kendry, is pretty magnificent himself.

Two songs this archangel sings is the 5th book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order. Chesbro introduces the character of Veil Kendry, who would go on to have his own series Library Journal. With a genius iq, a past career as a circus acrobat, and a black belt in karate, criminology professor Dr.

Two Songs This Archangel Sings The Mongo Mysteries Book 5 #ad - Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator. But as he uncovers the shocking truth of veil’s time in the vietnam War—participating in dangerous CIA missions under the call sign “Archangel”—Mongo soon finds enemies aplenty, ones that will do anything to make sure the past remains a secret .

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The Cold Smell of Sacred Stone The Mongo Mysteries Book 6

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - But that won’t stop new york city’s most resourceful private eye—because if there’s one person in the world Mongo would do anything for, it’s Garth. After a series of traumas and an accidental poisoning, Garth Fredrickson, Mongo’s brother, is lying unresponsive in an off-limits government psychiatric facility.

He also just so happens to be a dwarf. Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator. But it quickly becomes clear that Garth isn’t himself. With a genius iq, and a black belt in karate, a past career as a circus acrobat, criminology professor Dr.

The Cold Smell of Sacred Stone The Mongo Mysteries Book 6 #ad - Up against thousands of believers willing to do anything to protect their “new Messiah, ” Mongo will risk his life to save him.  .  . With a little unorthodox therapy, Mongo manages to bring his brother back to the real world. Soon the siblings are estranged, and Garth ends up in the center of a cult—an unsuspecting pawn in an international terrorist plot.

The cold smell of sacred stone is the 6th book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order. A circus-performer-turned-pi who’s also “the most engaging criminologist to appear in decades” must save his brother from a cult and a terrorist plot Booklist.

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Second Horseman Out of Eden The Mongo Mysteries Book 7

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - He also just so happens to be a dwarf. It’s a great reason to celebrate this holiday season, but when their annual tradition of picking up a few letters to Santa from the post office to fulfill the Christmas wishes of needy children reveals a sinister secret, their cheer is replaced with a yearning for justice.

As the brothers race to save a little girl from a religious doomsday cult, they’ll get up close and personal with a murderous zealot bent on the eradication of all mankind—preferably before the New Year .  .  . Mongo and his brother, and formed their own PI firm, respectively, have left their day jobs as a professor and a cop, Garth, Frederickson & Frederickson.

Second Horseman Out of Eden The Mongo Mysteries Book 7 #ad - A circus-performer-turned-pi and his ex-cop brother rescue a girl from a doomsday cult in this novel of “terrific suspense” and “unlimited imagination” Publishers Weekly. With a genius iq, a past career as a circus acrobat, and a black belt in karate, criminology professor Dr. Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator.

Second horseman out of eden is the 7th book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order.

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The Language of Cannibals The Mongo Mysteries Book 8

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - A circus-performer-turned-pi uncovers dark secrets in a Hudson River town in this novel of “bloodcurdling adventure” and “genuine suspense” Publishers Weekly. With a genius iq, and a black belt in karate, a past career as a circus acrobat, criminology professor Dr. And as mongo and his brother, garth, attempt to discern the real reason for Agent Burana’s death, they will uncover a conspiracy that could leave them both swimming with the fishes .

 .  . He also just so happens to be a dwarf. Mongo couldn’t care less about politics, but there’s something about Culhane that just isn’t right. Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator. The language of cannibals is the 8th book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order.

The Language of Cannibals The Mongo Mysteries Book 8 #ad - Long known as a village populated by artists, cairn has recently become home to ultraconservative political commentator Elysius Culhane, intellectuals, whose autobiography title, and writers, If You’re Not Right You’re Wrong, is less a pun than a personal manifesto. When his friend, fbi agent michael burana, suspiciously drowns in the small town of Cairn, New York, Mongo’s pursuit of the truth takes him up the Hudson River to the scene of the crime.

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Bleeding in the Eye of a Brainstorm The Mongo Mysteries Book 13

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - Fans will want their mongo prescriptions filled” as the circus-performer-turned-private-eye uncaps some pharmaceutical monkey business Booklist. He also just so happens to be a dwarf. Normally, “mama spit” is as ornery as they come, but the polished and polite woman before him now bears little resemblance to the creature infamous for spewing vulgarity at everyone she meets.

With a genius iq, a past career as a circus acrobat, and a black belt in karate, criminology professor Dr. On the eve of thanksgiving, a murderous maniac with an ice pick has gripped New York City, killing at random and leaving terror in his wake. Soon mongo blows the lid off a conspiracy involving experimental drugs, escaped mental patients, and a government cover-up.

Bleeding in the Eye of a Brainstorm The Mongo Mysteries Book 13 #ad - But despite the threat of the “Iceman, ” Mongo is more troubled by the sudden appearance of the neighborhood crazy lady on his doorstep. Mama claims a strange man gifted her with a bag of pills just before his untimely death—miracle pills that have made her as normal as the day is long. But if he isn’t careful, he could hit his own expiration date .

 .  . Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator. Bleeding in the eye of a brainstorm is the 13th book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order.

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The Fear in Yesterday's Rings The Mongo Mysteries Book 10

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - With seductive snake charmer harper Rhys-Whitney in tow, Mongo sets out to make a deal with the traveling show’s mysterious new owners. But when they track down the talented troupe in america’s heartland, causing local tabloids to cry “Werewolf!”   Now, if he wants to save his old gig, Mongo and Harper discover something has shifted under the big top: A string of grisly murders has dogged the circus’s route, Mongo will have to get back in the center ring to figure out what’s been going bump in the night .

 .  . The fear in yesterday’s rings is the 10th book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order. With a genius iq, and a black belt in karate, a past career as a circus acrobat, criminology professor Dr. Mongo’s days as a professional acrobat are long over, but when he learns his former boss is down on his luck—and the circus has been sold—he heads to Florida to rally his fellow ex-performers to help buy back the spectacle they once called home.

The Fear in Yesterday's Rings The Mongo Mysteries Book 10 #ad - The most engaging detective in decades” returns to his big-top roots to solve some bizarre murders—but this time he’s working without a net Library Journal. Robert frederickson—better known as “Mongo the Magnificent”—has a decidedly unusual background for a private investigator. He also just so happens to be a dwarf.

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Dark Chant in a Crimson Key The Mongo Mysteries Book 11

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MysteriousPress.com/Open Road #ad - But the deeper he digs into this peculiar case, the more he begins to think that Chant may not be the one to blame .  .  . It quickly becomes clear it’s much more than a simple case of embezzlement. Neuberger claims terrorist and criminal John “Chant” Sinclair has swindled his charitable organization, the Cornucopia Foundation, out of $10 million.

As the bodies pile up and suspicions turn to Mongo himself, the detective decides to hunt down Chant on his own. With a genius iq, and a black belt in karate, a past career as a circus acrobat, criminology professor Dr. This thrilling entry in the mongo series introduces international assassin Chant, who goes on to star in his own series of adventures from the author who “writes wonderfully strange mystery novels .

Dark Chant in a Crimson Key The Mongo Mysteries Book 11 #ad -  .  . A circus-performer-turned-pi matches wits with an international assassin in another of Chesbro’s “wild roller-coaster rides” Ellery Queen’s Mystery Magazine. Hired to investigate an audacious theft, Switzerland, Mongo travels to Zurich, where rich philanthropist Emmet P. Dark chant in a crimson key is the 11th book in the Mongo Mysteries, but you may enjoy reading the series in any order.

 . Several agencies, are already on the case, including Interpol, but Neuberger wants a private eye to monitor the situation.

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