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Sweet Dreams of a Father's Daughter
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
There are days when everything seems to be over, your beloved betrayed you. It’s impossible to live... And you can’t cry anymore ... It is time to stop this agony... It is time to act and change everything ...
The Secret Lives of Cats
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,750. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Homer Ziff wanted to know how his outdoor cats spent their days, so he attached a tiny digital camera to their collars—and discovered a mystery in his own backyard. Winner of the Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine Readers Choice Award for 2008, this Anthony-nominated story was one of the most talked about stories of the year.
Injun Summer
You set the price! Words: 15,470. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Plucked from a desert siege by a mysterious priest who disappears after saving Warrior Mike Faraday has him wondering why. The priest appears again at the local Mall and directs Mike to a suicide bomber in the main hall. He thwarts the attempt. Revenge by the terrorists, a pretty waitress, and a bumbling undercover cop are drawn together as the tale climaxes and concludes around a campfire.
Dritto al Punto, Chase! Vol. 3 - 10 storie brevi di stra–ordinaria criminalità
Series: Collana Storie Brevi di Giallo e Suspense. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: Italian. Published: January 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Il centro Italia non è solo buon cibo, città etrusche e arte mozzafiato: crimini e misteri accadono dentro il dedalo di vicoli dei centri storici. L'ex investigatore di Scotland Yard Chase Williams si appresta a risolvere altri 10 casi nella bellissima cornice di Tursenia. Questi 10 racconti brevi gialli aprono una finestra genuina sull’Italia contemporanea, vista dagli occhi di un expat inglese.
Fool's Gold
Price: Free! Words: 2,000. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Angharad Morson has arrived in London to help find the killer of her ex-partner, art historian Bryce Davis, and to assist with the police investigation into the forgery of a Streeton landscape painting. Angharad had just begun a new life in Boston, planned before Bryce's death, but her position as fine arts consultant at Galerie d'Orsay is now in jeopardy
Criminal Case: The Death of Rosa Wolf
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
The very first 'Criminal Case' book of the collection by Midnight_Girl22 It is the very first case for Jones and his new partner Genevieve (Genna) as a young cheerleader was killed at the entrance of town. See them collect clues and find the right killer.
Who Wrote The Book
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,190. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
After going through a terrible ordeal and being questioned and held in custody regarding some government secrets she had exposed and written about in her fictional book, Kerri later discovered that her book had since been published under another title by someone else. So who actually wrote that book?
Murder On B Flat
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
…. Then the lights went black and there was instant chaos! Ten Thousand witnesses cried out in horror
Pitkirtly on Tour
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,920. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(4.00 from 1 review)
A short Pitkirtly Mystery involving an archives event, lions, stowaways and freezing fog, not necessarily in that order.
Shirley Link & The Safe Case
Series: Shirley Link, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 9,700. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
Shirley Link's kickoff adventure pits her wits against a thief who's stolen thirty thousand dollars from her school's safe. Usually, she'd wrap that kind of case up before The Big Bang Theory. But there's one intriguing detail. The half-ton safe disappeared too! Shirley must find the culprit quickly or her beloved principal, Mr. Reese, will lose his job.
The Ghosts' High Noon
Series: Isobel Spice Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
In this delightful short story, enterprising actress and amateur sleuth Isobel Spice faces down a theater ghost to learn the truth behind an actor’s mysterious death during a performance of Gilbert & Sullivan’s gothic operetta "Ruddigore."
The Pirates of Cayo Pelau
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,770. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Harry Morgan loves to sail with his friends. When he's not sailing he is gathered with them in a bar or living room telling pirate tales. Harry’s new sailboat is a perfect excuse to teach his friends to sail inviting them to explore the islands Jose Gaspar once roamed. Besides mosquitoes, the adventurers encounter a real human trafficking ring with real captives, protected by real corruption. They
Operation Tomcat
Series: Operation Tomcat. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,220. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Left almost penniless after divorcing her cheating husband, Tammy moves to the country to reinvent her life. But life in a country town isn't as simple as it looks....
Make Me Tick - A Jim Kirby Thriller
Series: Jim Kirby Thrillers. Price: Free! Words: 15,630. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
FREE! SO PLEASE ADD A REVIEW Jim Kirby had no idea what he was getting into...Risking his life on the spur of the moment to save a stranger, he finds himself in constant peril as he grows closer to the girl he saved. A lighthearted sexy thriller with moments of genuine suspense. Hold on to your hats!
The Last Violin
Price: Free! Words: 15,880. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A violin and three gold coins hold the key to solving a sixty-eight-year-old mystery. Hundreds of people have traveled to a small Southern town in America in hopes of proving the young man found dead in the city park in 1911 was their long lost relative. Or were they trying to make a claim on the gold the young man supposedly hid before his death? A young woman believes everyone had it all wrong.
"The New Hire"
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(3.00 from 1 review)
A community center in Hartford, Connecticut has a new employee. As a kitchen help, Adam is unusually adept at organizing cans and boxes in a way that looks akin to crop circles! But Adam has started to get the attention of someone at the center…
The Candy Cane Killer
Price: Free! Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.00 from 1 review)
A merry bit of Christmas shopping takes a more sinister turn when a man is found dead – stabbed to death with a candy cane. Who was the masked assailant who attacked him? And why did they choose a candy cane as a weapon? Luckily Alma Easter, the cake-loving old lady detective, is on hand to investigate.
Incident In Rhodes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(3.00 from 1 review)
“It is with greatest regret Madam that I must inform you that your husband’s body has been discovered at the rear exit of the hotel. I am afraid it appears not to be accident or any other mishap. He has been 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.
Tristan Merryweather, Cheltenham's Finest Supernatural Detective: The Brag of Gold
Price: Free! Words: 16,110. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
Tristan Merryweather, Cheltenham's finest detective of all things supernatural, is in a spot of bother. Without a hint of any paranormal going-ons for months, he finds himself without stimulation, reason to celebrate, or his trusty housekeeper. So when a champion horse breeder recruits him to solve the mystery of a phantom horse, Tristan has no choice but to leap at the opportunity.

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