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The Price of Candy A Women Sleuths Mystery Romance (Sandy Reid Mystery Series #2)
Series: Sandy Reid Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,480. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(3.00 from 1 review)
When Sandy Reid learns the police have closed the case of an abused body found on the beach for lack of evidence, she feels compelled to discover the identity of the woman, expose what actually happened on the secluded beach that night and find the perpetrator. She is embarrassed to discover that, along the way, she has fallen victim to a sensuous passion of her own. In this women sleuths mystery
Guilty by Association: A Henry Wright Mystery
Series: Henry Wright Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,650. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2018 by Ocotillo Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Henry Wright, retired from the police and living in Palm Springs, California, is asked to help identify a body found in the desert. He and his fiancee, Gloria, set out on an adventure that takes them from the desert in the Coachella Valley to the Pacific Ocean and San Diego. Can they identify the mystery woman and more importantly find her killer? Go along for the ride in this latest mystery.
Missing Under The Mistletoe: A Flower Shop Mystery Christmas Novella
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,480. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
After being hired to deliver poinsettias to Churchill's department store, feisty flower shop owner Abby Knight finds herself mixed up in the disappearance of Santa Claus. The clock is ticking down as clues are slowly uncovered, but Abby and Marco soon realize there is much more at stake than one man's life. For the small town of New Chapel, the fate of Christmas itself hangs in the balance.
Case of the Chatty Roadrunner
Series: Corgi Case Files, Book 6. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The story everyone has been waiting for! Zack and his two dogs, Sherlock and Watson, travel to Phoenix, Arizona, in an attempt to solve the mystery of his late wife's death. Was it an accident, as everyone had originally believed? Could it be murder, as suggested by Zack's mysterious late night caller? Pick up your copy today and join the team!
Case of the Muffin Murders
Series: Corgi Case Files, Book 5. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 63,670. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A string of baffling incidents have befallen Taylor Adams, baker extraordinaire of Pomme Valley. When good friend Jillian Cooper recommends Zack and the corgis investigate, Taylor's run of bad luck worsens as multiple murders are discovered. All evidence suggests the town baker is to blame. Can Zack and the dogs clear Taylor's good name before someone he cares about becomes the next victim?
Mu Arae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It would take a dangerous rendezvous in warped time and space just to confirm the legend of a lost world, and trying to set foot on it promised even greater peril. Join Adrian Tarn and R.J. Smith as they dare to tempt fate on a mission filled with mysteries from the future and dangers from the present. (standalone, Adrian Tarn series #5)
Case of the Pilfered Pooches
Series: Corgi Case Files, Book 4. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 67,920. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A rash of missing dogs prompts the official hiring of Zachary Anderson by the Pomme Valley PD as an investigative consultant who will – along with his canine companions – look into the matter. Zack and the corgis race against time to identify the dognapper and return the stolen dogs before the irate townsfolk take matters into their own hands.
Case of the Fleet-Footed Mummy
Series: Corgi Case Files, Book 2. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 58,370. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When a traveling Egyptian exhibit stops in picturesque Pomme Valley, all hell breaks loose when a valuable artifact is stolen. The prime suspect has already been identified but there’s a catch: he’s over 3,000 years old! Pomme Valley’s newest crime fighting crusaders are on the case with Sherlock, new pack mate Watson, and their reluctant human, Zack. Can they solve the crime and find the loot?
The Witch's Ladder
Series: Detective Marcella Witch’s Series, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. (Free!) Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(4.50 from 14 reviews)
Book 1 in the Detective Marcella mysteries: A group of individuals proficient in the psychic academia of clairvoyance, mental telepathy and bilocation, working to understand life’s most unusual secrets soon realize that even their abilities of mind over matter can't save them from the blade of the surgeon stalker.
Somebody Killed His Editor
Series: Holmes & Moriarity. Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 72,050. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
At the urging of his agent, reclusive mystery writer Christopher Holmes reluctantly agrees to attend a mystery writers’ conference. But no sooner does he arrive than he discovers the pajama-clad body of a woman in the woods. With a storm in full force and a washed-out bridge making it impossible for law enforcement to come to the rescue, fact is beginning to uncomfortably resemble fiction...
Caribbean Catastrophe: A Cozy Mystery with Recipes
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
After some gentle nudging from her best friend Janice, Donna sets sail on the high seas with visions of sipping exotic drinks and relaxing under the sun. Less than forty-eight hours later, a guest inexplicably plummets to his death, and you-know-who has a case on her hands. So much for fun and sun. Now she must don her sleuth hat and get to work. Sixth book in the cozy mystery series.
Murder Between the Pages
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 38,710. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » USA
Rival mystery authors compete to solve the "impossible" murder of a notorious author of roman à clef. If only the murderer was equally amused.
Dishing Up Death, A TV Pet Chef Mystery, Book 1
Series: A TV Pet Chef Mystery, #1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016 by Beachfront Entertainment. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"Pet chef Kitty serves "killer" meals to the pampered canines of upscale L.A. residents…a drugged up ex-rock star eats his pet's meal by mistake and dies of poisoning. Kitty, aghast and under suspicion by the police, works to clear her name…a humorous approach, and idiosyncratic LA characters transform this series start into a real treat." Library Journal
The Last Kill: A Murder on Maui Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 98,130. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Lights. Camera. Murder. When lies become reality, can Poe find the truth before a killer strikes again? If you like charming private eyes, lighthearted humor, and plots that bend and twist like a palm tree on a windy beach, then you'll love Robert W. Stephens’ Murder on Maui series.
The Bimbos of Bane: Doom Diva Mysteries Book 4
Series: Doom Divas Humorous Cozy. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,130. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Book 4 in the Doom Diva Humorous Cozy Mystery Series features the return of D.J. Marty Sheffield. When Marty's ex, country music superstar Ricky Ray Riley goes missing, those Bimbos of Bane - Destiny, Chance, and Lady Luck - have lots of madness and mayhem in store for her. Things go from bad to worse when a guest drops dead minutes before airtime. Can Marty solve the mystery in time?
Force of Habit
Price: $1.99 $0.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ex-nun Giulia Falcone never thought she'd be tangling with a Bible-obsessed stalker, possibly falling for her P.I. boss, and learning how to put on makeup all at the same time. The convent was never like this.
Murder and Macaroons: A Cannoli Cafe Cozy Mystery
Series: Cannoli Cafe Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 21,640. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When library director Frank Tanner is murdered in her aunt's restaurant, Nicole Capula, the new owner of the Cannoli Cafe, is on the case with her best friend, Lia, and a man from her past, Private Investigator Dean Coogan. This is the first book in the Cannoli Cafe Cozy Mystery Series by Lizzie Benton.
Weddings Can Be Murder
Price: $2.99 $1.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 70,740. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The small town of Legacy is finally ready to celebrate the impending marriage of Detective Taber and bed and breakfast owner, Donna Tollhouse. Before the two can say I do they have to solve the mystery of the murdered wedding planner and round up escaped nursing home residents, who decided to partake in one last adventure. Join the entire gang from The Painted Lady Inn series in this tale.
Manuscripts and Murder (Madison Kramer Mystery #1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Madison Kramer thought her past was behind her. With a new name and a career as a bestselling author, what could go wrong? But a stalker is sending her messages, both written and in the form of dead bodies. Madison can’t escape her parents’ murder any longer. But is it their killer coming to finish what he started fifteen years ago? Or is she wrapped up in yet another murder case?
Closer to Death in a Garden
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,420. Language: British English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Closer to Death in a Garden is the tenth novel in the Pitkirtly Mystery series of stories set in a fictitious small town in Fife. Ingredients include a small group of alpacas and a very old crime, and settings include, among others, a garden centre, a derelict hotel and the Queen of Scots pub.

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