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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!
Grandma's BFF Does Coke
Price: Free! Words: 108,650. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Stump, a 19-year-old criminology student, would do anything for his dementia-riddled adoptive grandmother, who is confined to a couch of a Memory Care facility. Pay for her care, drive across country to find her BFF's family treasure, take on a conniving health care administrator, or even risk his own life. Meanwhile he has a murder to solve.
Drink, Dance, Divorce
Price: Free! Words: 111,730. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
(4.00 from 1 review)
Someone’s framed womanizing dance instructor Waltz Charleston for his brother’s ballroom slaying. He hesitates to hire cheater-hating PI Hook ‘Em Harns. No way can she solve a homicide. She only does divorces. Worse, she may be doublecrossing him. Can he trust her? With the cops closing in, he has no choice. He’s broke and she’s the only PI in town who will work on credit.
Mud Pie
Price: Free! Words: 102,210. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
A tale of rugby, puddings and murder. Ingredients: 1 handful of illegal drugs, 1 twelve-inch chef's knife, 1 blood-stained handkerchief, 6 rugby forwards and half a motorbike. When stirred by Lannie Herron, a young chef on the run, these make a deadly mixture. One of the players at the rugby club where she works may be a killer - but which one?
First Four Jolie Gentil Mysteries
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series. Price: Free! Words: 286,420. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
The first four books of the Jolie Gentil cozy mystery series are now in one set. First is Appraisal for Murder, followed by Rekindling Motives, When the Carny Comes to Town, and Any Port in a Storm. Jolie is a real estate appraiser in a New Jersey Beach town and her flexible schedule allows plenty of time for trouble. Join her and friends for fun fiction you can share with your family.
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.
Monday Girl's Revenge
Price: Free! Words: 114,170. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Unbeknownst to them, both Neal Randolph, 16, and young Detective Delores Sanchez, are drawn into the dark underbelly of the same serial sexual predator. They each have compelling reasons to keep their investigations under wraps, even from each other, but Neal underestimates the adversary and Delores gets drawn into the rapist's arms. Oh Crap! Can either one of them bring this bad guy to justice?
Hammering Nails Can Be Murder: It Was a Helluva Funeral - First in The Hyde Park Inn Mystery Series
Series: The Hyde Out Inn Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 106,990. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Meet Eddie, overly-educated owner of The Hyde Out Inn and never-to-be courtroom lawyer, as he tries to figure out the connection between John-John, his sorta brother, and a Chicago Capone-era gangster dead these past forty-five years. Charles, their sorta father and mentor, unalive for three years now, has not really left them. He had taught Eddie a lot and continues to do so even after his death.
Too Little, Too Late, a Kate Stanton Hollywood Mystery (Book #1)
Series: Kate Stanton Hollywood Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 109,300. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In this sweeping murder mystery based on the novella FORBIDDEN, past mistakes, revenge and family secrets dating back to the Second World War threaten to destroy two prominent Hollywood families connected by a poisonous legacy.
Heathcourt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 165,960. Language: Australian English. Published: June 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
HEATHCOURT Who bashed Danny? Danny Morgan is 23, a builder’s labourer. He regains consciousness, bloodied and bruised, on a footpath in the suburb of Heathcourt in the wee hours of a Sunday morning. Danny has apparently been assaulted whilst walking home from the local pub. He has no memory of the incident, and endeavours to uncover the identity of his attacker/s and the reason/s for said attack.
Felony Murder: The Grandson Apple Didn't Fall Far from the Grandfather Tree (A Hyde Out Inn Mystery)
Series: The Hyde Out Inn Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 102,330. Language: American English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
BE PREPARED! You think the mystery is solved. Then, it starts again. Where the hell is it going? Twist-after-twist shows how a defense team derails a murder prosecution with four separate investigations. The death of the Chicago Mayor, Mexican marriage, and their two last names lead to Chicago’s go-to defense attorney’s closing argument and a surprise ending of what-goes-around, comes around.
The Adrien English Mysteries
Series: The Adrien English Mysteries. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 188,610. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Boy Meets Cop! For the first time Books 1 - 3 of The Adrien English Mysteries are collected in one volume!
In the Worst Way (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book 5)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 112,650. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Playing dead isn't enough to keep Mercy Watts alive. Since killing a man in New Orleans Mercy's kept her head down. With diet, exercise, and work, she thinks she can keep wolves and memories at bay. She's wrong. The Costilla gang wants revenge and Mercy will pay with her life if they can get to her.
My Bad Grandad (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book Seven)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,240. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Good girls go to heaven. Bad girls go to Sturgis. That’s what they say at the famous motorcycle rally. Is Mercy Watts a bad girl? Mercy doesn’t think so, but she’s going to Sturgis and things are about to go bad in a big way. Mercy’s about to find out that a lie spoken fifty years ago can be used by a present day evil, and it’s not only stalking Sturgis, but the Watts clan itself.
Drop Dead Red (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book Four)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 103,720. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Nothing’s easy in The Big Easy. Mercy Watts is barely back in St. Louis before her hometown suffers the worst crime in a century, a mass murder at an Italian restaurant. This has nothing to do with Mercy and she’s determined to keep it that way. No news. No gossip. No evidence. No bodies. Mercy doesn’t want to know. That mass murder leads Mercy to her smallest criminal yet, a tiny bacteria.
The Adrien English Mysteries 2
Series: The Adrien English Mysteries. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 188,900. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Love Can Be Murder: For the first time, books 4 - 6 of The Adrien English Mysteries collected in one volume!
Beyond Malice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 106,630. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When Nora Royce, a sexy associate in a prestigious law firm, is accused of killing a partner's wife the legal community throws her to the wolves. Amanada Cross, a third-rate attorney and Nora's sister has no leads, no criminal experience, and a history with her sister that makes it hard to defend Nora - especially when it turns out that even though Justice is blind she wields a deadly sword.
Ethan Justice: Incendiary
Series: Ethan Justice Action Thrillers. Price: $4.19 USD. Words: 101,010. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In the morning, he’s on holiday. By the evening, he’s dodging bullets. It’s time to dispense some Justice! Ethan Justice: Incendiary is a fast-paced, action-packed, character-driven crime thriller, guaranteed to make you laugh out loud, cringe, cry and cheer. This is the third book in the 'Ethan Justice' private investigator series but it also reads as a stand-alone story.
Partners in Crime Box Set
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 196,290. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Three classic novels of murder and suspense from “the Agatha Christie of gay mystery.”
Jolie Gentil Mysteries - Books Five to Seven
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 231,730. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
The Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series box set, books 5-7. The books are Trouble on the Doorstep, Behind the Walls (finalist for 2014 Chanticleer Mystery and Mayhem Awards), and Vague Images. Jolie has a lot to do with real estate appraising, but she just can't stand things that don't add up. Get ready for friends, pets, and laughs. Readers love the Jersey Shore and its Ocean Alley crew.

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