Books tagged: amateur sleuth

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Coffee Clutch
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Series: The Jan Birch Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 14,550. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the mid sixties, homemaker Jan Birch maintains a tight circle of friends in her upstate New York suburban neighborhood. When the divorcée down the street is murdered, the women attribute her death to a hobo they’d seen months before. Quickly, though, Jan begins to suspect that the hobo has left the neighborhood long ago and the murderer may be one of her dear friends.
Going Postal
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Series: Texas Trailer Park Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,100. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2009 by Rob Preece. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Postal carrier Kimberly Walsh thinks her day is going bad when she gets handed a dog--one that loves to bite her. She's wrong--her day gets really bad when she discovers the dog's owner...murdered. When she finds another body the next day, the police decide they've discovered another postal worker gone bad. Kimberly has got to find a way to clear her name.
Saints Preserve Us
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Price: Free! Words: 56,650. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Where's Lorena Alger? This is what everyone in Ash Lake, Florida is asking about their most famous resident...a young girl about to be canonized as a saint, a young girl who hasn't moved from her grave in over 150 years. Now she is gone, and her grave is now occupied by the fresher corpse of the cemetery caretaker.
Murder Most Trivial
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 93,260. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Murder, is that your final answer? High school senior Jason Greevey seems to think so. When winning contestants from a local restaurant's trivia contest begin turning up dead, runner-up Jason worries that he will be the next weakest link!
The Turtle Mound Murder (A DAFFODILS Mystery)
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Series: DAFFODILS* Mystery (Divorced And Finally Free Of Deceitful, Insensitive, Licentious Scum®), Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,570. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2009 by Inspirational Fiction /IF Mystery. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A Daffodils* Mystery (*Divorced And Finally Free Of Deceitful, Insensitive, Licentious Scum®) In the tradition of The First Wives Club & Anne George’s Southern Sisters Mysteries, Mary Clay gives us a hilarious novel about middle-aged, Southern sorority sisters who reunite when the last of the trio divorces her two-timing husband.
Vacations Can Be Murder: The Second Charlie Parker Mystery
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Series: The Charlie Parker Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Off to Kauai for a much-needed vacation, Charlie takes a helicopter tour with a gorgeous and fascinating pilot, Drake Langston. But partway through the tour they spot a body lying on the rocks below. When Drake's boss, Mack, is accused of murdering the victim, Charlie finds herself with another mystery to solve. Romance is in the air, too, as Charlie and Drake work together to find the answers.
Competition Can Be Murder: The Eighth Charlie Parker Mystery
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Series: The Charlie Parker Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,480. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Charlie and Drake are off to Scotland to fly a helicopter contract at the offshore oil rigs in the North Sea, where they find that the helicopter operators are embroiled in an ongoing battle with boat owners. Meanwhile, at the castle where they are staying, Charlie finds herself helping the lord of the manor when his grandson is kidnapped. "Tension is fast paced..." --Midwest Book Review
Obsessions Can Be Murder: The Tenth Charlie Parker Mystery
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Series: The Charlie Parker Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,600. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Charlie & Drake just want a getaway, a weekend in a lakeside cabin. But within hours Charlie has found a new mystery. A showplace home near the small town of Watson's Lake blew sky high a few years ago, a woman died, and the home's owner went missing. The case was never solved and Charlie discovers a complex web of deceit. "Another delicious read for the beach." –The Pilot, Southern Pines, N.C
Executive Lunch
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Series: Sedona O'Hala Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sedona is given the opportunity of a lifetime: play an up-and-coming executive with all the trappings of wealth with someone else footing the bill. The catch: find out who is stealing company funds before the criminals find out that their program is being debugged. Sedona runs into danger, the corporate glass ceiling, and an occasional chance at romance in her quest.
Murderous Relations
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Series: Murderous Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,240. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
A lost love and a murdered aunt push a shy teacher out of her shell and straight into trouble. The detectives on her aunt's case see Jessica as the possible killer. Her aunt's friend thinks Jessica and she should track the murderer down themselves. Meanwhile the killer sees Jessica as a serious risk to his freedom. He waits and watches, ready to strike if he must.