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Munchies and Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 23. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2022 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(3.00 from 1 review)
When Merry Wrath finds the body of her cranky conspiracy-theorist neighbor, she's suddenly caught up in a murder case. One where an innocent man is accused, wild theories and cryptic cryptozoologists abound, and a thirty-year old cold case may hold the key. Merry has to move fast to unravel this tangled web of lies to find the truth before the truth itself becomes another victim.
Seasoned with Murder
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,820. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2022 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When full time baker and sometime sleuth Sally Muccio heads out on a fun-filled cruise, the last thing she expects to encounter is a dead body. And when a woman Sal knows is innocent is accused of the crime, it's up to Sal to find the real.killer...before she herself becomes a victim of high crime on the high seas!
Highlands and Islands Detective Thriller Box Set 1
Series: Highland & Islands Detective Thrillers, Box set Books 1-6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 368,100. Language: British English. Published: March 30, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Join stalwart DI Macleod and his burgeoning new DC McGrath as they look into the darker side of the stunningly scenic and wilder parts of the north of Scotland. From the Black Isle to Lewis, from Mull to Harris and to the small Isles, the Uists and Barra, this mismatched pairing follow murders, thieves and vengeful victims in an effort to restore tranquillity to the remoter parts of the land.
Death on a Cliff
Series: Aloha Lagoon Mysteries, Book 18. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,510. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2022 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Former socialite Kiki Hepburn is happily settling into life in Aloha Lagoon, Hawaii, working at the local dive shop. But when a NFL draft pick arrives in town with his not-so-friendly entourage, all that changes. Suddenly Kiki is faced with a dead body, a desperate friend, a string of clues, and the police closing in on an innocent man. Can Kiki navigate the sea of suspects to catch the killer?
Hula Homicide
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,660. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2022 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Kristy Piper is thrilled with her job as the wedding planner at the Aloha Lagoon resort. That is, until a groomsman turns up dead and her hot new photographer is the police's prime suspect. Suddenly it's up to Kristy to clear the heartthrob's name and figure out which of her current wedding party had it in for the dead man...before they strike again!
Mardi Gras Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 22. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,040. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2022 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When ex-CIA agent Merry Wrath takes her scout troop to Louisiana for Mardi Gras, nothing goes as planned. Stories of a local half-gator/half-man, a ritual at a voodoo queen’s grave, and a tea room filled with taxidermy are just the start. But Southern hospitality gives way to suspicion when two people are murdered! Now Merry has to find the killer quickly, before Fat Tuesday becomes Fatal Tuesday!
Pied Sniper
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,200. Language: American English. Published: March 24, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When social media queen, Tiffany Rose is shot and kidnapped live on air, the crime grips the nation. Private Investigator Lexi Graves races to her aid...
Death at the Deep Dive: An M/M Cozy Mystery
Series: Secrets and Scrabble, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 47,680. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Pirate Cove’s favorite mystery bookstore owner and sometimes-amateur sleuth Ellery Page discovers a vintage diving collection bag full of antique gold coins tucked away for safe-keeping in the stockroom of the Crow’s Nest, it sets off a series of increasingly dangerous events, culminating in murder.
Manga and Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 20. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 63,090. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2021 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Murder at a comic book convention has ex-CIA agent turned suburban Girl Scout troop leader Merry Wrath in over her head. Especially when an innocent man is accused of the killing, and her scout troop is on the case and out of control. Can Merry move quickly to clear her friend's name and rein in her troop before it's too late?
Mayor for Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 21. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,000. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2022 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Merry Wrath, can't believe it's finally here—the Who’s There, Iowa mayoral showdown between the dull and clueless Mayor Van Meter, and Merry's uber-ambitious eleven-year old Girl Scout Ava. But when the mayor goes missing and a dead body turns up, can Merry get to the truth and find the mayor before the election…or will she be leading future Scout meetings in juvie?
Case of the Rusty Sword
Series: Corgi Case Files. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,970. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2022 by Columbine Publishing Group, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Zack and Jillian are starting their dream home, and the old farmhouse where they’ve been living must be razed. Things get complicated when the first bulldozer cut reveals a secret chamber under the existing house. How did a Civil War-era sword and other old artifacts get there? Sherlock the corgi takes an interest—there’s a mystery here, one Zack and his canine companions will be working to solve!
Urn Your Keep
Series: Persephone Pringle Cozy Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,100. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Persephone's first encounter with the wealthy elite of the Vesterville family isn’t what she expected, nor is she prepared for their animosity as the will of the patriarch reveals a treasure hunt will determine who gets the family fortune. When one of the potential heirs dies before the search can even begin, it’s up to Persephone to help find the answers before the family turns on one another.
Fireworks, Family Feuds and Death
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,540. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Still struggling with her recent loss, Fee is forced to confront her extended family when her aunt and uncle come to visit. But when the town's Independence Day celebration ends in murder, she has to decide if blood is thicker than old conflicts and whether she's willing to help when Robert is named as a suspect.
Mosquito Bite Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 19. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,580. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2021 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When former CIA turned Girl Scout troop leader Merry Wrath takes a group of six girls camping in the woods, she can't imagine what could go wrong. Enter an abandoned scout camp, a dangerous spy, a shallow grave, hostile senior citizen hermits, and a 200lb snapping turtle! Can Merry figure out who is behind the strange occurrences before the camping trip ends up with a body count?
Movie Night Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,490. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2016 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Merry Wrath has seen dangers galore in her former job as a CIA field agent. But nothing has prepared her for this—an overnight Mommy and Me lock-in with her Girl Scout troop, complete with movies, dodgeball, four cats, a baby…and a dead body.
El faro del silencio
Price: $11.80 USD. Words: 124,600. Language: Spanish. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
El Sacamantecas ha vuelto, ya no vive solo en tus pesadillas infantiles. ¿Vas a esperar a que te lo cuenten?
Map Skills Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,960. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2018 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When ex-CIA Agent turned Girl Scout troop leader, Merry Wrath digs up a treasure map in her yard, she's sure it leads to a century-old murder and a secret missing treasure. But unfortunately, the investigation of this cold case yields a modern day murder! Are these crimes connected? And more importantly—who has an axe to grind with Merry Wrath?
The Burden of Innocence
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
2022 Shamus Award nominee! Investigation is continuing with the return of PI Ray Infantino in a thriller written by “a bold new poet of American noir - This is the book Chandler would have written if he’d been a real-life private eye.” Private investigators Ray Infantino and Tania Kong take on the case of Sam Langford, framed for a murder committed by a crime boss at the height of his powers...
Mean Girl Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 68,670. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2018 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Halloween Parade is coming up, and former CIA agent-turned-suburbanite Merry Wrath’s Girl Scout Troop hopes to repeat a 1st place trophy for the 3rd year in a row. But when they find a dead woman dressed as a witch, a mysterious treasure, and face a ruthless kidnapping, it looks like Merry’s in for a different kind of triple threat.
Eleven
Series: Brandon Fisher FBI Series, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,010. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2013 by Hibbert & Stiles Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(1.00 from 1 review)
In this absolutely heart-pounding and chilling thriller, rookie FBI agent Brandon Fisher takes on his first investigation with the Behavioral Analysis Unit and becomes the target of a serial killer.