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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Scribbling Tales
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 36,490. Language: British English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
An ex-MP discovers a rare sketch by a well-known artist going for a song–but there's a catch. A warring couple spice up their marriage by trying to kill each other. A pretty woman turns up at man's door, offering herself for free, but she comes with baggage. An amateur sleuth discovers the snuff movie world when she is paid to find an heiress.
Highland Princess
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,240. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Anthologies
In medieval Scotland Celia discovers oil on her cabbage farm and sets out to sell it with the help of Carson, a wily old crow. Along the way she battles with legendary creatures intent on eating, killing or maiming her. Using her skills and cunning, she outwits her opponents, thus sharpening her wits. This helps her in her next great task - to rescue her parents from Wizard Wendell.
Secrets And Sinners
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,670. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Solans is hired by a crime agency to investigate the death of a lawyer with a long list of enemies. Along the way her boyfriend tells her he's met the killer.
Broken Wings
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Cristina is hired to track down a missing heiress, the trail leads to a gang who specialize in snuff movies. The police have long suspected them, but they can't find enough evidence for a conviction. Or has it been destroyed by the Chief Constable with whom the gang's boss is on first-name terms?
The Happy Cat's Home Mysteries
Price: $3.20 USD. Words: 69,210. 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: $1.89 USD. Words: 28,630. 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?

Alex Mahon’s tag cloud

arthurian    cats    childrens book    cozy    cozy mystery    crime    detective    fantasy    female sleuth    fiction    lawyer    medieval    mystery    relationships    romance    science fiction    scotland    short story    sorcery    spain    women sleuths