The Mixer Murder - and other case files
C. R. (Chuck) Downing, author
The Murder Mixer – And Other Detective Case Files by C.R. Downing is an engaging teen and young adult mystery novel with four cases introduced through the perspective of a former Police Detective Lieutenant, Philip “Dancer” Mamba. Mamba was introduced to readers in Traveler’s HOT L – The Time Traveler’s Resort and reprised in Traveler’s HOT L Volume 2 –New Tales from the Time Traveler’s Resort. In this book, he’s given the floor all to himself—and he takes his readers with him. The stories take place in the mid 1980s -1990s and create reader opportunities to solve crimes by following the leads provided by Detective Mamba. Mamba’s cases carry the reader through sunny California and Europe. Dancer uses only his senses and experience to dig up evidence to support his theories for solutions to his cases. Teen and young adult readers will enjoy the interactive aspects of the book. Readers are given a “you solve it” case complete with evidence—including fingerprints—so they can test their own detective skills. The Murder Mixer is Volume 1 in a Mamba Mystery series of interactive, private eye mysteries.