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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.
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!
Corgi Case Files Boxed Set: Books 1 - 3
Series: Corgi Case Files. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 183,310. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Welcome to Pomme Valley! Tag along with two adorable corgis – Sherlock and Watson – and their reluctant owner, Zack, as they solve all manner of crimes in picturesque southwestern Oregon. Included in this box set are the first three novels: Case of the One-Eyed Tiger, Case of the Fleet-Footed Mummy, and Case of the Holiday Hijinks.
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 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?
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...
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?
A Sin and a Shame (A Mercy Watts Short)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,850. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sin never dies. Mercy Watts is trying to recover from a tumble through a rocky river, but crime just won’t let her be. A retired librarian takes a life and Mercy takes her case under duress, of course. Soon she’ll be drawn in by this unusual criminal and she’ll have a choice to make with painful consequences. 
In-laws & Outlaws (A Door County Cozy Mystery Book 1)
Series: Door County Cozy Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,250. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Wide Awake Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Mac MacDonald retired from the Chicago Police Department, Millie knew it was time to go after her dream of owning a bed and breakfast. Moving 300 miles north to the quaint town of Brother Bay, Wisconsin, Millie finally owned that Victorian showpiece and Mac finally had the time to write that crime novel he’d dreamt up. Unfortunately, there were two problems with the perfect retirement plan
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.
She Needed Killing
Series: Needed Killing, book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,930. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Crawford had never considered taking his cat to the local folk festival. But when a friend wants The Black for a photo shoot, he obliges. That a snake will be part of the shoot is just the first surprise in store for him and his pets. Snakes, fortune tellers, arsonists, blackmailers . . . this festival will be unlike any other in the history of Jemison County.
Run Out, Dream Horse Mystery #2 (A humorous romantic mystery)
Series: The Dream Horse Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,440. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Just when Viola Parker thought it was safe to give up whipped cream, ghost horse Wastrel gallops back into her nights and her parents arrive with suitcases full of nothing. Fearing her boss/lover Malcolm will finally lose his patience, she tries to curb a lifetime of anger to endure her parents' mystifying visit. Will she survive a scorching summer of tomatoes, tango, and terror?
Short Straw
Series: A Charlie Davies Short. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,620. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The Charlie Davies Shorts are companion novellas to the Charlie Davies Mysteries. If you’re new here, start with the main series. LOSING YOUR HEAD (The Charlie Davies Mysteries Book 1) is available for free. Charlie Davies might be scary, but she’s got nothing on her mother.
Skiing into Murder, Book Three of the Laura Morland Mystery Series
Series: Laura Morland Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,180. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Laura Morland is back in the most complex case she has yet encountered. So is Thomas, her enigmatic art detective love interest, who is tracking down art stolen by the Nazis and gets shot at for his effort, his vivacious daughter Catherine, and the six foot Violet. Together, they tackle a bewildering variety of of criminals whose perpetrators use old bomb shelters to hide their illicit activities.
Unpredictable Events
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: British English. Published: May 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Christopher finds that going away on holiday is a lot more trouble than it's worth, while a wedding in the Cultural Centre isn't without its problems. Amaryllis tries to keep a low profile as she teases out secrets from the tangled threads of everyday life, and Christopher's sister Caroline allows obsession to lead her into danger. A Pitkirtly Mystery.
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.
Treasure Isla - Isla Mujeres Mystery #1
Series: Isla Mujeres Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,480. Language: Canadian English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Intrigued by the legendary stories of pirate treasure buried on the island, Yasmin and Jessica decide to investigate. After committing a rather naughty act of minor vandalism, the two women find themselves with a seemingly authentic treasure map, which leads them on a chaotic search for the gold. And there is a dog, a lovable rescue-mutt who steals the scenes.

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