Books tagged: short cozy mystery

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The Watermelon Drop
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,650. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2012 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The low level con ain’t an easy way to earn a living, but a grifter does what he’s gotta do. And Curtis’s latest, a classic watermelon drop that plays on the stupidity of rich Japanese tourists…well, it’s just satisfying somehow. Until his latest mark -- pretty, embarrassed, and not too bright -- suggests a way to step up his game.
A Mix of Six: Six Short-Short Stories
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Price: $1.17 USD. Words: 8,400. Language: British English. Published: July 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Geraldine Evans has put together an eclectic mix of stories; some humorous, some not. She ranges between one about her popular DI Joe Rafferty, to a satirical Christmas tale, via mucky schoolboys and another about an other-wordly experience. Why not give them a try? If you find you like the way she strings words together, you might be interested to know that she has also published twenty novels.
Books Beads and Baubles
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Price: Free! Words: 1,740. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Books Beads and Baubles is a fun, short, 'Coffee Break' read about two ladies, Bertie and Wanda. They own a unique shop that's half thrift store and half book store. They love the people who keep them in business, even 'old Grouchy' could call on them for help. New people don't stay new for long after Bertie and Wanda meet them. The sisters discover a theft in their store; who's the culprit?
Jacob's Coins (Storage Ghosts)
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Series: Storage Ghosts, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 16,100. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A short paranormal story about storage locker ghosts. Following an horrific car accident that claimed her parents' lives, Grace Abrahams can now see ghosts. She can't tell anyone about this as she suffered a mental breakdown after the accident, she's sure no one would believe her. The first ghost that she actually speaks to is inside a storage locker - can Grace help this young man?
Lost And Found (Storage Ghosts)
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Series: Storage Ghosts, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,470. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A short paranormal story about storage locker ghosts. In this story Grace meets Clive. Clive has lost something but he doesn’t know what, he only knows that it’s extremely important that he finds it. Clive is in such distress that Grace feels that she has to help him. This leads her to discover a heartbreaking story of lost love.
Tick Tock
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Series: Storage Ghosts, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,760. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
A short paranormal story about storage locker ghosts. At a storage locker auction Grace sees the ghosts of Lynne and Tom Opendale. They were friends of her parents. Grace asks how she can help them. Tom replies that it’s Grace that needs the help – they are going to lead her to the person who murdered them, and who also murdered her parents.
Virtually Scared To Death
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Series: Julia Blake Cozy Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Short Murder Mystery Julia Blake runs her own cleaning business. The first time she sees a dead body is when she discovers one of her clients, Mark Castle, lying dead on the floor of his luxury apartment. Julia soon suspects that Mark was murdered. He was a good friend and she is determined to find out who killed him.
A Deadly Restoration
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Series: Julia Blake Cozy Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,690. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Short Murder Mystery Julia’s neighbour, Leo Kennedy, is having restoration work done to his house. He’s managed to upset neighbours and builders in the short time that he has lived there. One night, Julia hears the sound of something breaking next door. She goes to investigate and finds Leo dead in his front room. It looks like he’s been murdered. But who would kill Leo? And for what reason?
A Party To Die For
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Series: Julia Blake Cozy Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,200. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Julia Blake runs her own cleaning business and has been working for Fiona Doyle for a few years. When Fiona’s daughter has a party Julia helps her sister to do the catering. Fiona is in a bad mood as she tries to organises everything. Julia can see that Fiona needs a rest and suggest she has a lie down. An hour later Julia discovers that Fiona has been suffocated in her bed. Who killed her?