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Adventures In Funeral Crashing (Funeral Crashing Mysteries #1)
By Milda Harris
Series: Funeral Crashing Mysteries (aka Kait Lenox Mysteries), Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
0.75 star(3.76 from 17 reviews)
Sixteen year old Kait Lenox has a reputation as the weird girl in her high school and maybe it has a little to do with the fact that Kait has a hobby crashing funerals. At one of these, Kait is outted by the most popular guy in school, Ethan Ripley. Yet, instead of humiliating her, Ethan asks for her help, and Kait finds herself in full on crush, as well as entangled in a murder mystery.
Gravity
By Abigail Boyd
Series: Gravity, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 99,600. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(4.07 from 29 reviews)
One night in the town of Hell, Ariel's best friend goes missing. Those around her believe Jenna ran away, but when Ariel is tormented by nightmares and paranormal activity, she realizes Jenna's disappearance was part of a bigger mystery.
Summons From a Stranger
By Debra Diaz
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,180. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lindsey Sims is staying with her older sister's best friend, Rachel, while her parents are away on a trip to the Bahamas. Rachel Evans has received a mysterious letter from a man she's never met but who is, in a way, part of her family. Lindsey accompanies Rachel as she reluctantly answers the summons, and is caught in a grown-up world of greed, jealousy, and attempted murder.
Metamorphosis
By Huda Ab Rahman
Price: Free! Words: 118,600. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Meet Nadirah—a tongue-tied girl with a verbose mind. But that’s not her only secret; she’s a psychic and longs for excitement in her life. Following an advice, she seeks for the fated butterfly, yet who knows that a single butterfly could lead to a handful of mind-boggling mysteries, and even an overwhelming trip to the 19th Century! Now that’s her cup of tea.
Vanish (Book One)
By Sonny Daise
Series: Vanish, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 31,680. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Scarlett Summers has had a rough few months. She just got out of Meadowbrook mental hospital for a crime she had nothing to do with—her best friend Grace’s disappearance. No matter how hard she tries she can’t get that night out of her head, at least the parts she remembers.
Brooks Berry In The Case Of The Stolen Season
By Michael James
Price: Free! Words: 27,460. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
Brooks Berry is your normal 12 year old boy. Obsessed with sports, best friends with his dog Ripken and a very curious mind. He also is one of Wauwatosa's leading detectives. Join this boy sleuth and his friends on his mystery solving adventures packed with unexpected twists and turns. Written in the spirit of the Hardy Boys & Nancy Drew mysteries. First edition of a new series.
What Emma Left Behind
By Anne Spackman
Price: Free! Words: 74,800. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A story of twins Caera and Claudia Campbell who solve an age-old mystery in New England. Written by Anne and Carolyne Spackman.
People In The Curtains
By Martin Taylor Graves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,120. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2009 by Anna Florin. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A young Aaron survives a terrible illness only to discover he is now "linked" to the world beyond. He is persued by dark creatures from the other side. Can he escape them? Can he survive? A crime scene unfolds and the boy becomes deeply involved. An exciting detective story with a twist of the bazaar. This is the first book in a series. Second book is called "Life Returned", available now.
Elijah's Coin
By Steve O'Brien
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 32,910. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2009. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fiction Book of the Year, Books and Authors Winner, Novella, Next Generation Indie Book Awards Winner, Young Adult Fiction, National Best Book Awards Winner, Teen-Young Adult Fiction, Reader Views Literary Awards A story of redemption and discovery. For those interested in changing the world--one person at a time. Engaging, thoughtful, and ultimately profound.
The Mystery of the Red-Brick House
By Betty Casbeer Carroll
Price: Free! Words: 31,930. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
This is a mystery book for children and their parents. The story involves five siblings who move into a house that's dissipated and looks haunted. Strange things begin to happen: muddy footprints on the porch, voices in the night, and a trapdoor to the attic that closed by itself. As they investigate these mysterious happenings,even greater danger lurks inside the red-brick house.
The Adventures of Young Elizabeth and Rollo, the Wondercat* (*Who thought he was a dog?)
By Les Cohen
Price: Free! Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
YE&R is the story of a 15 year-old girl and her friends in the summer before her sophomore year in high school – and, four years later, when she's a freshman in college. It's a story about self-awareness, courage, creativity – about the power of dreams, a ballpoint pen and a spiral notebook, with a surprise ending you'll never anticipate. Except for a few details, it's a true story.
Of Noble Chains: A Ventori Fable
By D.L. Miles
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 75,830. Language: Canadian English. Published: November 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Fantasy
New Havilan has three races living under its high Arks; there’re the humans, the clan members and the Specters. The clan members keep the city safe, tracking down all of its STRAY Specters that have reverted back to their nature of killing; they're called Ventori, and Kehzia Noble has gone her whole life trying to be one. As she starts training she never thought her life would change like this.
The Illusion of Smoke: The Prequel
By Ivee Olivares
Series: Sonnclere Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 49,990. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
Smoke, drugs, chance encounters... The first of the Sonnclere Mysteries, THE ILLUSION OF SMOKE, is a fast-paced thriller with a twist. The heroine, Dr Neroli Sonnclere is a scientist born with an unusual sense of smell. Able to sniff out odours undetected by ordinary humans, she uses her gift, as well as scientific knowledge, to sift clues and solve problems unlike those she's ever faced before.
Sherlock Holmes Remastered: A Study in Scarlet
By Leo Zanav
Price: Free! Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A new version of the very first Sherlock Holmes story ever published. This version is Remastered to make the classic text more accessible to a new generation of readers.
Call Me Crazy
By Kayla Coca
Price: Free! Words: 37,100. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When Sydney decides that a mental hospital sounds better than jail for a minor crime she expects it to be easy. She manages to get the plea through insane luck, but she soon wishes she hadn't. Her rash decisions soon change her life forever.
Good Enough: A Shay James Mystery
By Brenda McCreight
Price: Free! Words: 39,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Shay is a teenage foster child who wants nothing more than to belong and she believes she has found her place at a run down stable. Her sense of belonging is threatened when the stable-owner is hurt by a mysterious attacker and in the aftermath decides to sell his horses if the criminal isn't found. Shay and her two best friends determine to find the criminal - at the cost of their own safety.
Heart Of A Spider
By Mark Stewart
Series: kendal chronicles, crime. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 91,840. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Detective Kendal is chasing a patient who has escaped from the mental institution. He wants to sever Kendal's life line. The chase is complicated by the visitation of a ghost and a supposed vigilante. Kendal is to meet the man at midnight at the end of a wharf. Kendal's partner, on stake out, is approached by the accomplice who was involved in the murder of her husband six months in the past.
Shattered
By Sandra Madera
Price: Free! Words: 22,960. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
0.5 star(3.50 from 2 reviews)
After a tragic accident, Miranda is devastated by the loss her twin sister. However, it isn’t long before she begins to wonder if her twins death was an accident at all. Now, she must find out who wanted her sister dead, because she is next. (YA SHORT STORY, 2013's Yearly Novelette)
The Skull
By S.D. Tooley
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,210. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2009 by Full Moon Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
After 13-year-old Remy practices forensic reconstruction on a monkey skull she found at an estate sale, she realizes the skull isn't from an animal. There are others who know the skull is human and there is one person who will stop at nothing to keep its identity a secret. Hidden passageways, a suit of armor that moves, a small town with big secrets. Is there a better way to spend the summer?
Freshman Murders
By Gerald M. Weinberg
Series: Residue Class Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 122,890. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2010. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Math Prof and former NSA problem-solver Josh Rosemont, finds a woman’s body in the woods. Rosy's team hounds a twisted trail of false clues to uncloak the Dean’s sex scandal, decipher incriminating evidence in a billion-dollar swindle, and thwart a serial killer–a deranged student who believes raping and killing a potential suicide is not really murder. But did they catch the real killer?