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Mu Arae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It would take a dangerous rendezvous in warped time and space just to confirm the legend of a lost world, and trying to set foot on it promised even greater peril. Join Adrian Tarn and R.J. Smith as they dare to tempt fate on a mission filled with mysteries from the future and dangers from the present. (standalone, Adrian Tarn series #5)
He Needed Killing Too
Series: Needed Killing, book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,790. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
The director of the University Press was often characterized as a man who needed killing. The Press’s authors and employees certainly wouldn’t disagree--even Peter the Gray, the office cat, detested him. So when someone puts a bullet through Philip Douglas’s head, Crawford has plenty of suspects to consider when he is once again thrust into the role of detective.
The Boy Band has a Terrible Secret
You set the price! Words: 99,370. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"Do you love me, Elizabeth Darling?" Three-hundred and forty-eight people died when the Narrows exploded. The police say it was a gas leak, an unfortunate accident which happened to overlap with the premiere of Sails of the Sea Witch. There were only five survivors: Elizabeth the broken nobody, and four members of everyone's favourite boy band, Hero.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
Directed To Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,210. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Murder enters stage left and new Hollywood star Honey Black’s life fades to black. Who wanted the young starlet dead? Honey can’t imagine what would cause anyone to end her life. Wanting to solve her own murder, her biggest hurdle is how to communicate with the lead detective in charge of the case. As the investigation progresses, the detective receives help from two very unlikely assistants.
Plain God
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 95,820. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
Nick Garrison had two goals in life. He longed to survive high school and then quickly flee the dead end town in western Pennsylvania to pursue his dreams across the country. Never looking back, he says farewell to friends, family—and his high school sweetheart, Brandi Conrad. Decades later, Nick returns home a failure. But with a secret to share.
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.
The Pumpkin Seed Massacre: Ben Pecos Mysteries, Book 1
Series: Ben Pecos Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 85,450. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018 by Columbine Publishing Group, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Native American psychologist Ben Pecos has returned to the New Mexico pueblo of his birth as an intern with the Indian Health Service. Still struggling with the demons of his past, he is plunged into the nightmare rampage of a mysterious illness that is killing the residents of the pueblo, including his own grandmother. Newly edited first e-book edition.
Marigolds and Murder (Port Danby Cozy Mystery #1)
Price: Free! Words: 50,490. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lacey 'Pink' Pinkerton has left behind a six figure job and her reputation as the million dollar nose for the small, coastal town of Port Danby. When a neighbor turns up dead, Lacey finds herself caught up in an unexpected murder investigation alongside the handsome local detective, James Briggs. She’s determined to find the killer and solve the murder mystery before any more bodies turn up.
Caribbean Catastrophe: A Cozy Mystery with Recipes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 57,020. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
After some gentle nudging from her best friend Janice, Donna sets sail on the high seas with visions of sipping exotic drinks and relaxing under the sun. Less than forty-eight hours later, a guest inexplicably plummets to his death, and you-know-who has a case on her hands. So much for fun and sun. Now she must don her sleuth hat and get to work. Sixth book in the cozy mystery series.
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?
The Journal of Harry Somerville
Price: Free! Words: 45,860. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
An old man dies on a cold winter's night, sheltering under a viaduct, but his troubled and tormented soul refuses to leave this world until a wicked conspiracy is exposed. A conspiracy detailed in the Journal of Harry Somerville.
Golden Swastika
You set the price! Words: 112,560. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Can you solve the clues before reading on????? Prof, Longshanks and Monica travel the globe searching for the next clue hidden in a Golden Swastika, hoping to find the famed hidden treasure of the Nazis. Following them is Black and his team of mercenaries and following them are the League of Teutonic Aryans. What they find is nothing like what they had expected and far beyond there wildest dream.
Lost Cause (A Daisy Dunlop Mystery ~ Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 76,610. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Daisy Dunlop thinks heir hunting will be an adventure. The man charged with ensuring her safety thinks it will be murder.
The Mystery of Wicklow Hall
Series: The Hooper Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 22,770. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Fantasy » General
(4.78 from 9 reviews)
The gift of time travel is a blessing for Bess Hooper, but sometimes the people that she meets along the way can only add to the confusion. In an effort to get to know herself better, Bess encounters another traveller. After a brief conversation, she begins to solve yet another mystery. But who is the girl in the boxroom and how do you find an answer for crime that's already been solved?
The Vanishing of Owen Taylor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,070. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
(4.00 from 1 review)
When his uncle disappears, Jake goes to Palm Springs to find out why, only to get caught in a web of fear, hate, betrayal ... and what looks more and more like murder ... with Jake targeted as the next victim.
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 ...”
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.
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.
A Study in Amber (1st Book in the Series Holmes and Holmes)
Price: Free! Words: 25,540. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
In the early 21st century, the ghost of Sherlock Holmes turns up in the San Francisco flat of a young wanna-be detective, Sherry Holmes. His sudden appearance in the old Victorian building doesn’t shock her, since Sherry’s adoptive mother, a B-class Hollywood actress, told her she was a descendant of the fictional detective. But can she solve crimes as he did in the 19th century without his help?

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