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A Sip Before Dying
Series: Wine & Dine Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 $2.50 USD. (50% off!) Words: 66,270. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Emmy Oak came home to save her family winery, she didn't expect to find a dead VIP in her wine cellar—poisoned by a glass of Emmy's wine! Now she's determined to save her winery's reputation by finding the real killer. Even if she has to go head-to-head with the sexy local Detective Grant, Emmy vows to find out just which of the wine country elite poisoned the victim's vintage!
One Deadly Sister A Women Sleuths Mystery Romance (Sandy Reid Mystery Series #1)
Series: Sandy Reid Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 94,280. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.45 from 11 reviews)
In the first of this women sleuths mystery series, an almost-too-clever young law student reluctantly attempts to rescue her estranged brother caught up in woman-trouble and a murder charge in a hostile Florida town. He isn't looking for trouble, but doesn't have a clue about women and gets seduced and framed, leaving the sister in an ever-increasing entanglement of deceit, double-cross and danger
An Exhibit of Madness
Series: The Dulcie Chambers Museum Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As chief curator of the Maine Museum of Art, Dr. Dulcinea (Dulcie) Chambers has just opened a new exhibit of Winslow Homer watercolors. It will be complete when the final work is bought at auction. But when Dulcie discovers a body rather than the painting, she's a prime suspect. Detective Nicholas Black is on the case but finds he’s less than objective when it comes to the attractive Dr. Chambers.
Case of the One-Eyed Tiger
Series: Corgi Case Files, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
When a shocking murder shatters the tranquility of a sleepy Oregon town, all fingers soon start pointing at new resident Zack Anderson. Determined to clear his name, Zack sets out to solve the case with the help of a feisty canine companion with an uncanny ability to sniff out clues. With evidence mounting against him, can Zack identify the killer before he ends up in the doghouse?
Killer Cupcakes
Series: Celebrity Cupcakes Cozy Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 24,000. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Ava's first day of work at Celebrity Cupcakes and Coffee goes horribly awry when television star Penelope Rose drops dead after eating the first cupcake. Horrified that she might be at the top of the list of suspects, Ava and her totally hot co-worker Easton set out to investigate what happened. Will they be able to solve the mystery or will Ava's first day of work be her last?
A Cincinnati Cold Case
Series: Jimmy Warren, Private Investigator. Price: Free! Words: 87,570. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Unable to get his old position back, ex-detective Jimmy Warren is forced to open an office as a private investigator. His first case, a young woman who had gone missing five years before, twists and turns until it seems like everyone he knows is involved. And out to get him. This is the first book of the Jimmy Warren, P.I. series.
Trouble Magnet
Series: Eliza Carlisle Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 92,840. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Eliza Carlisle has the unwanted talent of attracting trouble, in all its forms. That couldn’t be truer than when she moves into the most bizarre apartment building on the planet. Weekly required dinners with the landlord and assigned chores are bad enough, but the rules don’t end there. Top most on the list of requirements is NO physical violence against the others residents.
Gemini Rising (A Mischievous Malamute Novel, Book 1)
Series: Mischievous Malamute Mystery Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 42,760. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
There's a body in your alley... A secret reveals you're living a lie... A killer hunts for you... Would you search for the truth if you knew it could kill you? Join AJ and her pals in this suspense-filled page-turner as they race to unravel the mystery of her past, where the pieces of the puzzle bring more questions than answers and the only certainty is the killer’s end game—AJ’s life.
Wading Into Murder: Book Two of the Laura Morland Mystery Series
Series: Laura Morland Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 90,580. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The irrepressible Laura Morland, Professor of Gender Studies, is back again! In WADING INTO MURDER, Laura is forced to wade across a rat-infested pool to rescue an abandoned baby in the famous Roman Baths of England. Attempts on her life and near-escapes come thick and fast after that as does an inexplicable murder. Only a totally unexpected accusation at the very end reveals the merciless killer.
All The Way Under
Series: Delorean Harper. Price: Free! Words: 52,260. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Delorean Harper has a gym bag full of cash, a new identity, a cabin on the Oregon coast, and a beautiful girlfriend. He also has a small army of assassins on his trail. What his hunters don’t know is that Delorean had his first encounter with a killer when he was twelve years old, and he hasn't forgotten how to take care of himself in a fight to the death.
Wiping Out Guilt (Kina McKevie #1)
Series: Kina McKevie. Price: Free! Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
(4.00 from 1 review)
"There wasn’t a day that I didn’t hate myself. What can you do with that? Disappear, that’s what and London is the best city in the world to disappear in. No one notices. No one cares. It’s what I’ve done since getting out. And it’s working OK for me ...”
Scarlet Oaks and the Serial Caller
Series: Scarlet Oaks, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Hosting a late night men's call in show takes a sinister turn for Scarlet when San Francisco's latest serial killer targets her as his next victim.
All The Way Back
Series: Delorean Harper. Price: Free! Words: 63,020. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Delorean Harper's past catches up with him when the body of the man who killed Delorean's parents is found in a shallow grave. Soon Delorean's the prime suspect, and the investigating detective is relentless. As if that wasn't enough trouble, Delorean agrees to protect an unstable woman in the witness protection program who's sure she's being stalked. Delorean's the one who should be worried.
Murder on Stockton Island
Series: Jake Kingsley Apostle Island Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 106,780. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(3.00 from 1 review)
Another Jake Kingsley Apostle Islands mystery! A body is found on Stockton Island! The victim is a friend of Jake Kingsley and his colleague, Professor Charles Stanton. Who killed her and why? Their chosen beach bum lifestyle is disrupted as their investigation proceeds through the lives of the rich and famous and unexpected events with unexpected consequences including sabotage and danger!
Unaccounted For
Series: Kansas and Kelly Edmonds. Price: Free! Words: 22,180. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Time after time Caroline reached out from the dead. Everyone she touched ran from fear of the unknown. One hundred years of seperation from her family. Did she not matter, did no one care? Fate collided with Kansas and Kelly, could they, would they, be her last hope.
Reel Sexy
Series: Reel Series, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 91,870. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
An actor is found dead in his dressing room in thong underwear. For reality TV producer Victoria Sharpe, this third murder case lands her on the set of a sultry television show. This time, Sharpe and her crew are reunited with their favorite cops: Foxy and his hunky partner Reid. With a long line of suspects, the cops must unmask the killer and help Sharpe deliver her best episode yet.
Wild Pursuit
Series: The Rosetta Wild Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 76,700. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
A murder mystery with a dash of mayhem and a sprinkle of romance.
Skylar Robbins: The Mystery of Shadow Hills
Series: Skylar Robbins Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 63,680. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Magic. Mystery. Danger. 13-year-old sleuth Skylar Robbins was in for a summer she never could have imagined. Stuck at her bullying cousin’s creepy Malibu estate, Skylar has to attend a new middle school where she doesn’t have any friends. Then an unusual classmate introduces her to the fascinating world of witchcraft. Practical Skylar didn't believe in magic. Until their spells begin to work.
Reel Hollywood
Series: Reel Series, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 75,240. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Fictional producer Victoria Sharpe is back by popular demand in a hilarious new adventure filled with more tricks of the reality television trade. When a young starlit is found dead in her bathtub in the Hollywood Hills, Sharpe feels the pressure to deliver. As the story unfolds it reveals the shocking truth about the secret lives of those with wealth, celebrity and power.
Reel Sharpe
Series: Reel Series, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 92,620. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
After working in Los Angeles for five years, former reality TV producer Jenna Baker has combined her industry knowledge with her love of creative writing to create the hilarious comedy Reel Sharpe. The novel tells the story of a reality television producer who crosses every line possible to make her story work.

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