MacGregor Literary

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MacGregor Literary Inc. is a full-service literary agency based in Hillsboro, Oregon. Here is where we showcase books that have been e-published by our authors, including the Spyglass Lane Mystery series.

SPYGLASS LANE MYSTERIES
Ready to laugh? Swoon? And then put on your thinking cap?

Spyglass Lane Mysteries is a collection of Christian cozy mysteries—modern-day whodunnits with colorful characters and plenty of wholesome romance.

Releasing to most e-reader devices every Thursday through Amazon.com and Smashwords.com, the mysteries are authored by some of Christian publishing’s favorite and best selling authors.

Spyglass Lane Mysteries is a joint venture between the authors and MacGregor Literary Inc.

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The River Valley Mystery Series: All Three Novels in One Collection (3-in-1)
By Cynthia Hickey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 167,930. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2014 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Three delightful mysteries featuring the brave, and sometimes foolish, Marsha Calloway.
First Friend: Thomas Jefferson - The Original Social Networker
By Kathleen Reid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,960. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction
FIRST FRIEND Thomas Jefferson uses social media to tell our third President's life story in a refreshing new way. Thanks to wallposts and tweets, young people of all ages can take a closer look at his friends and family, political views, and accomplishments through a new lens.
Then Came Darkness
By Gail Gaymer Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Hoping to vindicate her grandfather who died in prison of a murder he didn't commit, Gerri Ward must uncover the clues hidden at Emory Estates with the help of its handsome groundskeeper, Rich Drake.
An Open Door
By Gail Gaymer Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,390. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
While digging up family history in Italy, Steffi Rosetti finds more than she ever expected...she finds love.
Hurricane Allie
By Rachel Hauck
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,120. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When a hurricane blows through central Florida, Ally and Kyle’s must overcome the aftermath of the storm to make it to their wedding.
The Librarian's Last Chapter
By Cynthia Hickey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,530. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Death is marked with an X on a treasure map. A treasure map found in the belongings of a dead woman. Someone has closed the book on the school librarian and Marsha must find a killer before her last chapter ends.
The Unlikely Debut of Ellie Sweet
By Stephanie Morrill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,710. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
She has a pen for a sword…but what can she use for a shield? Ellie has always been able to escape reality in the pages of her novel, but with the stress of major edits and rocky relationships, her words dry up.
The Earl Walker Mysteries (3-in-1 Collection)
By Chris Well
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 177,810. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Together in one volume: A cozy mystery collection featuring three whodunits starring crotchety retiree -- and amateur detective -- Earl Walker.
Dreaming of Castles
By Gail Gaymer Martin
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,490. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Overweight and unfulfilled, Spring seeks love in the land of white knights and castles, never suspecting she might just find the Prince Charming she's only dreamed of.
Deadly Neighbors
By Cynthia Hickey
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,440. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Everyone in River Valley seems to have a dream and needs a big chunk of change to make it happen. One of them has killed to obtain it.
Advance Notice
By Cynthia Hickey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Elderly women are dying in River Valley...after their names appear in the obituaries. When the latest woman comes to Marsha Steele for help finding the killer before she becomes the next victim, Marsha is thrust into another mystery that could very well be her last.
Boston Found
By Kathleen Reid
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,170. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Fired from her high-power job as an architect in New York City, Diana Hamilton takes on a bet from her friends: regain her self-respect by assuming a new identity, Janie Henry, at a small firm outside Boston. But the lies take a life of their own as Diana falls for her new boss, Patrick Nolan. Will Diana learn her lesson and become a person she - and Patrick - can respect before it's too late?
Perfect Glass
By Laura Anderson Kurk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,620. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
In this sequel to GLASS GIRL, things get messy when Meg Kavanagh gets involved—first with Jo Russell, the eccentric old artist, and then with Quinn O’Neill, the intriguing loner who can’t hide how he feels about Meg. Her senior year isn’t turning out like she planned it, but sometimes the best parts of life happen in the in-between moments.
Swimming Through Clouds
By Rajdeep Paulus
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,730. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
(5.00)
When high school cell phone disruption forces a classroom ban, the words on a Post-it note spark a sticky romance between two unlikely friends.
The Revised Life of Ellie Sweet
By Stephanie Morrill
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,560. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
(5.00)
Don't just get even - write a novel. Ellie Sweet is a lot of things—good girl, novelist, silent adorer of the new boy at school, Palmer. But when “outcast” gets added to the list, she decides it’s time to take reality into her own hands … and tweak it as needed.
Loves Me Not: Heartbreak and Healing God's Way
By Renee Fisher
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,250. Language: English. Published: April 23, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction
Loves Me Not encourages those crushed by the gut wrenching pain of a breakup to find hope and healing in God.
Waiting for Peter
By Elizabeth Musser
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,940. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
An emotionally and physically scarred teen finds healing and self-confidence through his relationship with a rescue dog.
It's Over (The Status Updates Series, Book 2 - YA Fiction)
By Laura L Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,470. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When four college roommates lose pieces of their lives, the pain isolates and the tension rises. Emotions are hard to hide and even harder to tackle. How can the girls move forward, when there is so much pain in letting go? Together, Claire, Kat, Palmer and Hannah learn to lean on God and each other, and through it all they learn loss is a part of life.
True Riches
By Gail Gaymer Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,250. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When a flat tire strands Alison Kessler on a Mackinac Island bike trail, Jacob Randall comes to her rescue. Although Alison resists even a friendship with Jacob, will that keep him from rescuing her again, in more ways than one?
To Keep Me Warm
By Gail Gaymer Martin
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,560. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
(4.00)
A widower raising his disabled son while struggling with the loss of his three sisters and childhood abandonment finally meets the perfect women -- except he’s a factory worker and, with her professional career, she doesn’t need him. Or does she?
Between These Lines
By Jennifer Murgia
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,140. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When a class assignment brings quiet Chase Mitman and the stunning Evie Cunningham together, a mutual attraction ignites. There’s only one problem—Evie already has a boyfriend—one who practically OWNS Whitley Prep, and her.
It's Complicated
By Laura L Smith
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,550. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
(5.00)
Follow four college roommates, Claire, Palmer, Hannah and Kat as they maneuver crushes, confusion, and the crisis when pushy boys go too far. Complicated as it is, these four friends will pull through, guided by the strength of their friendship and the power of God’s love.
Glass Girl
By Laura Anderson Kurk
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,460. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When Meg Kavanagh finds herself in the unthinkable role of grieving sister, she discovers some harsh truths—parents aren’t perfect, life’s not always sweet, and the dead don’t write back.
The Cry of My Heart: Knowing God More Intimately Through His Names
By Crickett Keeth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,970. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction
This nine-week Bible study takes you on a journey that leads to a more intimate relationship with God through the study of His names.
Faith of the First Ladies
By Chip MacGregor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,060. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction
Historically, First Ladies have been women of incredible faith who supported their husbands with prayer and sacrificed much for love of their country.
Prayers of Our Presidents
By Chip MacGregor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,830. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction
Prayers have been uttered in the "oval office" since before that uniquely named office existed, and happily, the sentiments of these prayers still resonate today.
Summer Meadows Mystery Series 4-in-1 (COMPLETE COLLECTION)
By Cynthia Hickey
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 237,290. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
FOUR COZY MYSTERY BOOKS, ONE GREAT PRICE! Included: FUDGE-LACED FELONIES CANDY-COATED SECRETS CHOCOLATE-COVERED CRIME MAUI MACADAMIA MADNESS
Maui Macadamia Madness (A Summer Meadows Mystery, Book 4)
By Cynthia Hickey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 49,860. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Murder on Maui? Even Summer's honeymoon is not exempt. Set against the backdrop of beautiful Hawaii, tour the great island with Summer and the gang to catch a murderous crook.
The Trouble with Mary
By Elizabeth Ludwig
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,290. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Swept back into the world she left behind, a young businesswoman bent on erasing her past sets out to uncover her cousin’s murderer.
Dead As A Doornail
By Linda Kozar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,750. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
On the eve of Lovita's wedding, all the girls have to do is nail the real killer, find the missing money, save their beauty shop, and rescue the little town of Wachita, before Lovita walks down the aisle. Can two big bodaciously beautiful women do it? Piece of cake.
A Tisket, A Casket
By Linda Kozar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,680. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
By the time Sue Jan realizes she lost her engagement ring at her uncle's funeral, he's already six feet under, so the girls get their shovels, but will Lovita and Sue Jan unearth more than they bargained for?
Misfortune Cookies
By Linda Kozar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,050. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When Lovita cracks open a sinister message in a fortune cookie, "Your father was murdered," she and Sue Jan follow clues that lead to an international spy ring, but will they crack the case?
Love at the Speed of Email
By Lisa McKay
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 73,750. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction
Separated by the Pacific Ocean, two people build a long distance relationship and confront troubling personal questions about passion, commitment, and home.
Everybody Called Her a Saint
By Cecil Murphey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,190. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Once engaged but no longer on speaking terms, James Burton and Julie West join forces to solve the mystery of who would want to kill the sainted Twila Belk, especially since Twila had footed the bill for an Antarctica cruise with 48 of her closest friends.
Catering to Disaster
By Janice Hanna
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,100. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When a local wedding reception is sabotaged and hundreds of guests come down with food poisoning, Annie Peterson's on the case to figure out who-dunnit.
Knocking 'Em Dead
By Chris Well
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,120. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When Earl's darkest secret comes to light, it threatens to derail his wedding plans—soon there is a murder and his young friend Jenny is on the spot. Can Earl hook the killer before the final curtain call?
Your Goose Is Cooked
By S. Dionne Moore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,830. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
(5.00)
LaTisha had better find the murderer—or her goose is cooked!
Rest in Peace, Miss Aggie
By Frances Devine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,730. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Ride along on a hair-raising adventure with Victoria Storm and her cohorts as they comb Cedar Chapel for clues to a murder
Finding Your Voice: How to Put Personality in Your Writing
By Les Edgerton
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,720. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Nonfiction
(5.00)
The writers who succeed are those who develop a distinctive voice—Les Edgerton shows you how to bring out your own unique voice without years of struggle.
Another Grave Matter
By Anita Higman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,960. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Volstead Manor has caught on fire, and the last of the murderous secrets flare hot enough to drive Bailey back to her sleuthing again. But will her burning desire to marry Max get lost in the flames of Volstead Manor?
Burying the Hatchet
By Chris Well
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,500. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Can Earl Walker prove that his pastor was inexplicably framed ... or is it time to start looking for a new church?
Polly Dent Loses Grip
By S. Dionne Moore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,260. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Polly Dent Loses Grip on the treadmill and takes a fatal spill that's ruled an accident, but LaTisha Barnhart isn't satisfied with that conclusion and especially not at the finger pointing to her husband as the guilty culprit.
Miss Aggie Cries Murder
By Frances Devine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Victoria and her friends encounter danger as they search the tunnels of Pennington House for a link to a murder and Miss Aggie’s second mysterious disappearance.
Nursing a Grudge
By Chris Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
With the nursing home about to close for good, can grumpy old man Earl Walker find a killer—and figure out his relationship with his new lady friend—before all the suspects move away?
Murder on the Ol' Bunions
By S. Dionne Moore
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,140. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
(4.00)
When her former employer turns up dead, it's up to the skills of LaTisha Barnhart to turn the tables on the person framing her.
Miss Aggie's Gone Missing
By Frances Devine
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,580. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
When Miss Aggie goes missing, Victoria and her senior friends follow a trail of clues that lead them to unexpected danger.
Patriot Rules
By David Gregory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,980. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Given an extraordinary opportunity to rewrite history, college senior Matt Noble travels to 1787 and convinces the constitutional convention to add an Economic Bill of Rights to the founding. But when the change creates disaster in the here and now, Matt returns to the 1700s to uncover why the Founders established government as they did—and how he can restore its original intent in the present.
Impostors at Blue Heron Lake
By Susan Page Davis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,200. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
A sweet old woman’s death attracts people claiming they are her heirs—is one of the two young women with the same name an impostor?
The Perfect Match
By Janice Hanna
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,620. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Join Annie Peterson as she follows the clues to discover who set fire to the local dating service, the Perfect Match.
Read Between the Tines
By Susan Sleeman
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,770. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012 and represented by MacGregor Literary. Category: Fiction
Mum’s the word as Paige Turner works over thyme to dig into a murder and weed through potential suspects in Read Between the Tines.
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