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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.
Holidays in Ocean Alley
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 9. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,600. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Aunt Madge is in Ocean Alley's Silver Times Assisted Living Apartments. Her broken bones are healing so she hopes to be at her Cozy Corner Bed and Breakfast for Christmas. The body that falls into her apartment one morning changes things. Does the killer think Aunt Madge knows something? Will she follow the advice she gives Jolie -- to accept that she may not ever know all the answers? Not likely.
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. 
Mercy Watts Box Set (Books 1-3, plus a Mercy Watts short)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 287,340. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
This box set includes the first three books of the Mercy Watts Mysteries series and the Mercy Watts Short, Coke with a Twist. Coke with a Twist (A Mercy Watts Short) A Good Man Gone (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book 1) Diver Down (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book 2) Double Black Diamond (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book 3)
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.
Speed
Series: Jason Shaw Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 34,610. Language: American English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Jason’s parents are involved in a high speed crash, Jason knows it wasn't just an accident - someone wants them dead. Can he save not only himself but those closest to him?
Un'indagine piovuta dal cielo - Caramagna & Giovenale 1
Series: Caramagna & Giovenale, Book 1. Price: $3.36 USD. Words: 35,760. Language: Italian. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Un delitto che sembra non avere altra soluzione se non la più ovvia finisce tra le mani di un investigatore con l’acqua alla gola. Ma quando tutto sembra perduto, ecco farsi avanti un “socio” davvero sorprendente… Il caso, ovviamente, non è così semplice come poteva sembrare agli inquirenti. La coppia di investigatori riuscirà a risolvere il caso?
Cutting Right to the Chase Vol.1: 6x1000 word stories of unusual crimes
Series: Chase Williams Detective Short Stories. Price: Free! Words: 6,910. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
What if you are an ex British detective stuck in a stunning medieval Italian city? In this first volume of the detective short stories series, Chase stumbles upon many minor and baffling offences that you might otherwise have missed. Chase’s six short stories all under 1000 words in length drag you into the coloured and mysterious world of Tursenia, where anyone is a potential crime offender.
The Unexpected Resolution
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,430. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A midnight wedding, Army veterans who face repercussions of two wars, and a startling wedding guest. Wedding days don't usually pack as big a surprise as Jolie and Scoobie's New Year's Eve nuptials. A 9-1-1 call during the wedding changes everything. Jolie has to help Scoobie figure out what he wants to know, and determine who seems to want someone in his family dead. Jolie Gentil Book 10.
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.
Off the Beadin' Path, Glass Bead Mystery Series, Book 3
Series: Glass Bead Mystery Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,920. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Glass beadmaker Jax O’Connell and her friend Tessa have no idea what challenges await them when they take a glassblowing class with a famous Italian glass artist. After the first night of class, Tessa sees a body through the rain-streaked window of the studio. The next day there’s no sign of the teacher. Jax and Tessa must face their fears to uncover the killer before another life is shattered.
A Display of Death
Series: Helen Binney Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,730. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2019 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Even at a medical conference, Helen Binney finds a dead body! The murdered doctor was killed beneath a poster display promoting a newly developed treatment—one that has both grateful patients and outspoken critics. Now with everyone a suspect and no one safe, Helen is in danger of becoming part of another display of death!
Canto di Natale al "Lolita Rouge"
Series: Delitti di provincia, Book 15. Price: $3.44 USD. Words: 52,780. Language: Italian. Published: October 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Un bizzarro atto intimidatorio, un caso apparentemente semplice, ai danni del proprietario di un “sexy shop” si intreccia con i soliti casi “di corna” che sono il pane quotidiano di ogni investigatore privato. Ma la routine della sonnacchiosa provincia viene interrotta da uno strano delitto in cui si intravedono collegamenti con personaggi altolocati ma anche squallide storie umane.
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.
The Legend of The “Grau Kiefer” Inn
Series: Indolent shot at reconciliation: Mysteries solved by convict Albert. Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Seven blistered corpses are found in a derelict hogweed field. Seventy-four years prior, a family of seven suddenly vanished and left their establishment - the "Grau Kiefer" inn - in the hands of fate. Are these cases related? Or the killer just wants everyone to believe they are? Those are the questions the detectives are asking.
Skylar Robbins: The Mystery of the Missing Heiress
Series: Skylar Robbins Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,380. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Join teen sleuths Skylar Robbins and Daniel Gannon in a dangerous adventure. Secret codes, a hidden key, mystifying clues, and shocking ending. Perfect for ages 9 to adult.
Murder and Macaroni: A Cannoli Cafe Cozy Mystery
Series: Cannoli Cafe Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Rosewood Gazette reporter Stuart Helm is poisoned and murdered by eating a cannoli from Nicole Capula's cafe, she is determined to solve the murder and clear the name of her beloved establishment, the Cannoli Cafe. Once again, Nicole's warm and spunky best friend Lia is ready to help solve the mystery along with Nicole's admirer, Private Investigator Dean Coogan.
The Party Line, a Myrtle Crumb Mystery Prequel
Series: Myrtle Crumb Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
The Party Line, a Myrtle Crumb Mystery prequel, shows readers where Myrtle's sleuthing all began--with her telephone's party line! Ada, Tansie Miller's daughter, has moved back home. Word on the party line is that her husband has shown an interest in another woman. When the other woman is found dead, Myrtle is on the case!
The Colossal Crutch
Series: Indolent shot at reconciliation: Mysteries solved by convict Albert. Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(2.00 from 1 review)
The imprisoned assassin Albert is introduced to a problem by a returning inmate. Someone has been purposefuly vandalising cars that are parked in the inmate's neighborhood, but nobody seems to understand why... Nor can anyone catch the vandal.
Una lama giapponese - Delitti di provincia 13
Series: Delitti di provincia, Book 13. Price: $3.17 USD. Words: 45,210. Language: Italian. Published: March 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Una festa, un concertino, un laghetto... Il romanzo inizia in una atmosfera rilassata da festa di paese. Eppure, come sappiamo, la provincia profonda riserva sempre le più incredibili sorprese.