Alex Mahon


I was born in Glasgow, Scotland in 1964, but moved to Renfrew when I was seven. After wandering around various countries, working in numerous jobs, I met a woman In Lleida, Spain, who was crazy enough to put with my nonsense and married her. I now work as an English teacher as punishment for my past sins.

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Secrets And Sinners
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 19,310. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Some skeletons are best left rattling in the closet. Cristina is hired by a crime agency to investigate the death of lawyer. Along the way she meets her boyfriend who claims to know the identity of the killer. He refuses to reveal it as he is worn to secrecy. He also reveals a secret which forces Cristina to re-think their relationship. Why is he protecting the killer? And what other secrets is
What's Your poison (and other ways to die)
Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 36,250. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
We've all got to die some time. For a few, it comes swiftly. Others find it's a long, drawn-out affair, like warring couple, Frank and Isobel in WHAT'S YOUR POISON. Another way to die is by slowly rotting away in a job you detest. Whatever your fate, death is sure to catch us all. Question is, how long can we keep it at bay?
Time Out
Price: $1.60 USD. Words: 30,420. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The Afterlife is what we make it as Andrew discovers in TIME OUT. Fate steps in to unite a young couple in MOTH TO A FLAME. An ex-MP gets more than he bargains for when he visits an old man in STAYING IN
Broken Wings
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 16,800. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Cristina is hired to find a teenage heiress she stumbles upon Lleida's underworld in which death, beatings and prostitution are the norm. Along the way she sheds her naivety and learns one very important new skill - how to stay alive.
The Happy Cat's Home Mysteries
Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 70,110. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a neighbor asks Cristina Solans to help her find her cat, it kick starts a whole new career in private detective work. Pretty soon her cases range from missing cats and husbands to murderers. All fees help keep The Happy Cat's Home open. Her local fame catches the attention of a spy agency who take her on full time.
Gone Astray
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,540. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's bad enough that a stray kitten wanders into Cristina's office and pees on her clothes when she tries to cradle it. But when a sworn enemy from Cristina's former school hires her to steal a ceramic cat, things go from bad to worse. This is a short story from THE HAPPY CAT'S HOME MYSTERIES about a detective who specialises in finding missing cats.
The Happy Cat's Detective
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 28,660. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Cristina Solans finds a missing cat for a neighbour, she sets up THE HAPPY CAT'S DETECTIVE AGENCY which specialises in missing cats. All proceeds go to The Happy Cat's Home, a cat sanctuary, In her first major case she is hired to look for a Japanese Bobtail. Coincidentally, the owner's husband also goes missing after stealing a diamond necklace. Are the two cases connected?

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afterlife    catalonia    cats    cozy    cozy mystery    crime    dark fantasy    detective    dreams    fantasy    female sleuth    fiction    futuristic    lawyer    love    mystery    relationships    religion    romance    scotland    spain    spiritual    suicide    women sleuths