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Murder and Bubbly: A Cannoli Cafe Cozy Mystery
Series: Cannoli Cafe Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Nicole Capula is ringing in the new year at her cousin’s annual New Year’s Eve bash when a party guest is found murdered in the ballroom just after midnight. Despite over a hundred people celebrating in the ballroom at the exact time of the attack, no one actually saw the murderer. What was a fun party turns into an absolute nightmare as the town falls apart. Will Nicole solve the strange mystery?
Sun on the Rocks - The Outdoor Shower
Series: Sun on the Rocks, Book 11. Price: Free! Words: 32,390. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Stevenson teleoperator Clarity Nice elicits assistance from her friend Cynthia, in order to build an outdoor shower on company lawn that will provide a clothing optional amenity. Infringing human resources policy, clashing against police officer Packwood, who prohibits use of the shower, Clarity purchases a shower patent for Stevenson to lift poor company sales, involving Cynthia as lawyer.
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.
Instigator
Series: Eliza Carlisle Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,780. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
“Why would someone commit murder over a cupcake?” That is Detective Gordon’s question. Eliza doesn’t have an answer, and doesn’t particularly want to find one. Gordy promises she doesn’t have to get involved…just look at the cupcake and use her culinary knowledge to tell him why it would inspire murder. It’s never that easy. Not for Eliza Carlisle.
Orientation to Murder
Series: Kat Voyzey Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 42,190. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
As the HR director for a busy Seattle hospital, Kat's achievements are getting noticed, and her star is rising. But when an employee goes missing from new hire orientation, Kat will be pushed to her limits as she investigates the victim's past and copes with a rising panic at work. With the help of her friends, she's got a shot at catching the killer. But is her plan too risky?
Two Needed Killing
Series: Needed Killing, book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,170. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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Asked to help an old lady get her family home back from greedy developers, Crawford reluctantly agrees. Mrs. McGillicuddy is thrilled. “I can’t tell you how excited I was when Frank told me I’d get to meet a real detective. I just love murder mysteries.” When Ms. Mac convinces Crawford to pretend to solve a mystery, he finds himself caught up in the most perplexing case of his career.
The Exterminator
Series: Mike Delaney action thrillers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,050. Language: American English. Published: October 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Action-packed Mike Delaney thriller as the ex-assassin, ex-cop, and ex-warrior monk is targetted for extermination.
Death by Team Building
Series: Kat Voyzey Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,090. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
You are invited! Join us for a weekend of team building, camaraderie, and murder. When Kat's required to attend her company’s team building retreat, her biggest concern is staying under the radar.. But when a winter storm cuts off access to the outside world, and a member of their party is murdered, figuring out who to trust is the difference between life and death.
Iced Cookie Murder: A Cannoli Cafe Cozy Holiday Mystery
Series: Cannoli Cafe Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,270. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Last year’s Christmas Cookie Competition winner is murdered the day before the popular event. Amateur sleuth Nicole Capula is on the case again with the support of her best friend, Lia, and her new beau, Dean. To complicate matters, Nicole's ex-fiance shows up in town and quite coincidentally, as he apparently knew the murder victim. Will Nicole solve the murder before someone else gets hurt?
Blood Cursed
Series: How I Became a Werewolf. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,800. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Hannah is an ordinary semi-happily married psychotherapist. She soon learns she is not so ordinary and is destined to be the new werewolf Alpha. Her snarky attitude and short temper test her friends and especially her husband Gaven, while she figures out who she is becoming and has to defend herself against unimagined dangers.
The Deacon Needed Killing
Series: Needed Killing, book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,080. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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“Howdy. Find the sword you’re looking for?” The policeman eyed me carefully. “Who said anything about a sword?” I pointed behind me at the house with my thumb. “The guys inside found and tagged a bunch of swords right off the bat.” I’d stirred up his curiosity and like a good policeman he was going to satisfy it. “Mister, just who the hell are you and what the hell are you doing here?”
Museums Can Be Murder Book 11 (Jillian Bradley Mysteries Series Book 11)
Series: A Jillian Bradley Mystery, Book 11. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 39,810. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The Christmas holidays get a morbid start when Jillian Bradley's niece Kaitlin Romero discovers the body of her boss at the Metropolitan Museum of Art. An envelope containing rare Charles Dickens illustrations is missing, and Detective Mickey Wells must reluctantly rely on Jillian's help to solve the crime. The case goes international when the vendor of the illustrations is murdered.
Living Among Wasps
Series: Indolent shot at reconciliation: Mysteries solved by convict Albert. Price: Free! Words: 9,890. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(3.00 from 1 review)
Amanda sends her husband downstairs to pick up goods from her sister's car. In the few minutes of her husband's absence, Amanda is murdered. The ongoing investigation is presented to Albert, formerly an internationally recognized assassin from Latvia, now serving life in prison, in hope that his past experiences could bring a fresh light on the baffling case.
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?
Promoted to Death: A Jamie Brodie Mystery
Series: The Jamie Brodie Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,850. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Elaine Pareja didn’t have fans among her colleagues in the psychology department. When her promotion application is denied and she is fired, no one is sorry. When Elaine is reinstated for no apparent reason, it causes a revolt. When she is killed, her colleagues become suspects. But Elaine was a keeper of secrets. Jamie Brodie, Sheila Meadows and the cops search for the one that led to her death.
The Case of the Long-Lost Lover
Series: Safe Harbor Medical Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,070. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Dr. Eric Darcy is suspected of killing his former girlfriend, the young widowed physician teams with his PI sister-in-law to uncover the truth. Can they succeed before danger closes in on a child who might be his? USA Today bestselling author Jacqueline Diamond’s new Safe Harbor Medical mystery is guaranteed to keep you on the edge of your seat until its riveting conclusion!
When the Carny Comes to Town
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,630. Language: American English. Published: February 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Jolie did not want to sit above the dunk tank at the carnival's food pantry fundraiser. She never dreamed what Scoobie saw that day would nearly kill him. His ex-con mother shows up and there's murder to add to the mix. Soon Jolie is doing more than appraising real estate, and even that is complicated by home burglars. She asks reporter George Winters for help, so you know she's desperate.
Who Needed Killing?
Series: Needed Killing, book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,650. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Provost Rufus George is worried. “Something,” he tells Crawford, “is not right at University Village. I want you to look around and see if anything bothers you.” Checking out a retirement community seems harmless enough. Crawford begins with a question here and a question there--until he asks the wrong question and he and the provost find themselves the target of a wily and ruthless killer.
Bruce: An Order of Freaks Novelette
Series: Order of Freaks. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Bruce Gander has a unique ability. Some would call it a gift. Others, a curse.
Triple Towers
Series: Harry & Company Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,660. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Barred from acting on U.S. soil, the CIA hires Harry under the table to locate missing terrorists before they can attack an unknown target. Together with his Company friends, the team discovers that the terrorist ploy is part of a much bigger plot. When the CIA shuts them out of the broader investigation, they take matters into their own hands and find the real reasons behind the wall of secrecy.