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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)
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.
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.
A Bliss Mystery: Not Between Friends
Series: A Bliss Mystery. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,940. Language: Canadian English. Published: February 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
What do you do when a friend ask you for a favor you are totally not qualified to help with? You get in over your head and bring along your best friend in the process. Not between friends is a cozy mystery about trying to unravel a secret and ending up unraveling more than you wanted. Sydney, shop owner of Bliss, gets caught up in a murder of a man she just met, who is not who he appears to do.
Demise of a Devious Neighbor
Series: River's Edge Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,210. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
The reverberating bangs shake Melanie Perkins' nerves. Either someone's aiming at her truck, or they don't know fireworks are supposed to go upward. Could things get any worse? Yes. The next day she discovers a dead body in the barn on her late parents' farm.
Beyond Malice
Price: $2.99 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.
The Same Mistake Twice: A Diana Andrews Mystery
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 31,160. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
For ten years the dead man lurked in an unmarked grave with a bullet in his head and no one to miss him. Now he has resurfaced, and the only clue to his identity is Diana's phone number freakishly preserved in his pocket. The police are demanding a list of her clients, and they threaten to stop looking the other way about her business. Diana must stall the cops and solve the case.
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.
The Price of Candy A Women Sleuths Mystery Romance (Sandy Reid Mystery Series #2)
Series: Sandy Reid Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,420. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(3.00 from 1 review)
When Sandy Reid learns the police have closed the case of an abused body found on the beach for lack of evidence, she feels compelled to discover the identity of the woman, expose what actually happened on the secluded beach that night and find the perpetrator. She is embarrassed to discover that, along the way, she has fallen victim to a sensuous passion of her own. In this women sleuths mystery
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.
Journeys in the Land of Spirits
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 111,970. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mike Mullins, an Investigative Reporter, seeks to unravel a mystery that has terrified residents of Organ and Las Cruces, New Mexico. Plagued by stories and visions of the Ghosts of Greenwood Hills in the house next door, Mike and his family struggle to solve the old case and reconcile their experience of ghosts, angels and demons with their own beliefs.
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.
Ava Montez, Her Life and Death
Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 51,820. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Who killed Hollywood legend Ava Montez, once known as the most beautiful woman in the world? The murder has been unsolved for over forty years. But that's about to change, when the New York Reader's reporter, Rae Collins, is assigned to do a story on the life and death of Ava Montez.
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?
Trouble on the Doorstep
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,240. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 1 review)
From Hurricane Sandy to Cozy Corner B&B repairs to Aunt Madge's wedding in three weeks. If Jolie can handle that surely she can deal with a sobbing woman who shows up at midnight playing a scary message on a cell phone. Between burning muffins for guests, appraising houses, and murder Jolie may be in above her head. The police, best bud Scoobie, & boyfriend George think so. And maybe the murderer.

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