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Hollywood Headlines Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-3)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 211,170. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Boxed set of 3 Hollywood Headlines Mysteries by NY Times and USA Today bestselling author Gemma Halliday: HOLLYWOOD SCANDALS: Gossip columnist Tina Bender receives threats that could end her tabloid career. HOLLYWOOD SECRETS: Paparazzo Cameron Dakota finds kidnapping and murder with Hollywood's hottest stars. HOLLYWOOD CONFESSIONS: Tabloid reporter Allie Quick hunts down a reality TV killer.
Croaker: Kill Me Again
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2016 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Los Angeles homicide detective Fey Croaker is under intense pressure to solve the murder of a woman with multiple IDs, a million dollars in cash hidden in her dryer, and only brand new clothing and furniture in her brand new condo. When fingerprints inexplicably reveal the mystery woman was murdered eighteen years earlier in San Francisco, Fey feels her career crashing down around her.
Heller's Regret
Series: Heller, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,070. Language: Australian English. Published: January 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
There’s not much ordinary about Tilly Chalmers’ life as a security officer. Her latest assignments – two jobs involving children; protection of a valuable jewellery collection; and security at an unusual conference – provide plenty of adventures for her. But it’s her private life, including her complex relationship with her beautiful boss, Heller, causing her greatest personal challenges yet.
Furtive Investigation
Series: Psycho Cat and the Landlady Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,600. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Psycho Cat discovers a trunk containing a human skeleton in a duplex attic. Beth, the landlady, detects on her own after the cold case investigation is suddenly curtailed. She must discover the identities of victim and perpetrator without becoming a casualty herself. The story moves back and forth between the present and the past as the reader learns the truth.
The Xibalba Murders
Series: Lara McClintoch Archaeological Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013 by Bev Editions. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
(4.00 from 1 review)
Lara McClintoch, antiquities expert, is summoned to Mexico to help a colleague decode an ancient Mayan mystery. But the theft of Mayan treasure and Lara’s discovery of a corpse on the museum roof make her a suspect of robbery and murder. Desperate to prove her innocence, Lara must unmask the killer and stop a tomb robber in the shadowy world of Xibalba, the Lords of Death.
Dead In Bed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,290. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Businesswoman Clara Carter knows her husband is cheating on her and is also sure someone is embezzling from her company. Is it her own husband, Sam? She hires a Minneapolis PI to investigate. Then she’s found dead in her bed. PI Lacey Summers is struggling to make a go of her business. Most of her clients want her to find proof of their spouses’ infidelity. Now she’s asked to solve a murder case.
Deadly Secrets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: American English. Published: July 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Newly divorced, Miranda Hannigan, steps out of the courthouse hoping for a new life and is nearly run down by a hit and run driver. Does someone want Miranda dead? Her mother thinks so and worse yet, she believes that Miranda is being hunted by the same people who killed her Grandmother. What is a woman to do but face the danger head on with humor, an old flame, new friends, and a ghost or two.
The Kingdom of Dog
Series: Golden Retriever Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,020. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2011. Categories: Nonfiction » Home and Garden » Pets & livestock, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When his mentor, Joe Dagorian, director of admissions at prestigious Eastern College, is murdered during a fund-raising event, Steve Levitan feels obliged to investigate. He and his golden retriever, Rochester, go nose to the ground to dig up clues, including a bloody knife and some curious photographs. But will Steve's curiosity and Rochester's savvy save them when the killer comes calling?
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
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)
Those Who Wore the Mask
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 35,940. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Tim, is a writer, lived his life with an old memory that never left him. He gets hit by a writer's block and decides to leave his comfort zone and visit Lakeshore town. He accidently ends up living a week with strange people, who carried a dark secret. Upon discovering it he changes their lives and they change his.
Ukulele Murder
Series: Aloha Lagoon Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,720. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nani Johnson thought she had it made when she moved from Kansas to the resort town of Aloha Lagoon, Kauai. She is determined that nothing will stop her from becoming a ukulele virtuoso! But when one of Nani's competitors drops dead right after a public feud, Nani becomes the police's main suspect.
Devoted To You
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 79,370. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When Sir Aidan arrives at Wenland Lodge, the last thing Petal expects is to fall in love with the master. It is a love that can go nowhere. However, when it becomes clear that dangers surround him, she is driven to help him. Can they battle seemingly insurmountable odds for a future together; or will social barriers keep them apart forever?
The Nanny Murders
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,610. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
a mesmerizing page-turner, the nanny murders is about missing nannies who disappear from a close-knit philadelphia neighborhood, one by one. art therapist and adoptive mom, zoe hayes becomes mired in the mystery when her daughter, molly, makes a grisly discovery while playing in the snow. what seemed a piece of litter turns out to be a human finger. soon, helping police, zoe is prey...
A Plot To Die For (Ghostwriter Mystery 2)
Series: Ghostwriter Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When ghostwriter Roxy Parker accepts a job at a tropical island resort, she expects little more than a good story and a touch of sunstroke. Instead she stumbles upon her hotelier client, dead and buried in a plot of sand, her head protruding ghoulishly for the crabs to devour. And around her, an ensemble cast of glamorous guests who all appear to be hiding something behind their Gucci sunglasses.
The Painted Lady Inn Mysteries:Drop Dead Handsome
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,370. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Cozy mystery with recipes. A murder brings back together the B and B owner Donna Tollhouse and the veteran detective Mark Taber. A high school reunion resurrects all the high school memories that Donna buried. The worst ones booked at the inn including dog nappers, an escapee, a would be Santa Claus, and a counterfeiter. Just another day in the sleepy town of Legacy.
Bring Your Own Baker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,370. Language: American English. Published: June 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Anna just wants to earn enough money on the side to buy into the bakery where she works with her best nerd pal Callie. The last thing she expects to see when she walks into her friend’s apartment to do some moonlighting is a blood bath. Come join us at Callie’s Cakes, where murder investigations are on the menu, but make sure you bring your own baker because Anna’s a bit preoccupied at the moment.
A Novel Death
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,960. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Meri Sinclair , new owner of Danger Cove's Dangerous Reads bookshop, lands a killer guest speaker when B-list actor Cal Montague comes to town with his tell-all memoir. Only someone doesn't want Cal telling his tales, and Cal ends up dead outside Meri's shop. With the help of a hot vet and her eclectic bookshop staff, Meri must clear her name...before the killer comes back for a sequel!
Fatal Betrayal
Series: The Sarah Richland, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Detective Sarah Richland finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation of her best friend from high school. Tasked with facing her past, she finds herself tempted by new feelings for an old classmate who steps in to aid her.
Fighting Demons: A New Orleans Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,060. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
In this riveting murder mystery, Homicide Detective Yvonne Dauphin risks her life and sanity when she checks herself out of the hospital after a bipolar meltdown, determined to prove to her boss and coworkers that’s she still up to the job of capturing a serial killer. To complicate matters further, she is hoping to reunite with her ex-husband. Will she triumph against the odds?
Unfinished Grave
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,150. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In the unlikely event that you're standing under a balcony and a corpse falls on you, it's probably better that it not be someone you have a grudge against. Judge Rosswell Carew's peaceful morning at a campground in the Ozarks is disrupted when the body of Judge Stoneking-Marzetta tumbles onto him.