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An Unimportant Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 251,370. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A poor worker murdered in Ciudad Juárez, México, appears to be another cartel murder. Chihuahua State Police Detective Moises Calderón believes otherwise, and his instinct and experience lead the investigation to an influential maquila, where he finds reluctant allies and willful enemies. The outcome is unsatisfactory, but one Calderón accepts as the best he can expect.
Murder on Stockton Island
Series: Jake Kingsley Apostle Island Mysteries. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 106,780. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Another Jake Kingsley Apostle Islands mystery! A body is found on Stockton Island! The victim is a friend of Jake Kingsley and his colleague, Professor Charles Stanton. Who killed her and why? Their chosen beach bum lifestyle is disrupted as their investigation proceeds through the lives of the rich and famous and unexpected events with unexpected consequences including sabotage and danger!
Cozy Christmas Shorts
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 169,720. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Holiday » Christmas
11 holiday themed cozy mystery short stories by New York Times, USA Today, and National Bestselling authors! Short holiday bites perfect for enjoying while waiting in holiday lines or binge-reading over a cup of hot cocoa. **The authors are donating a portion of proceeds from this collection to Toys for Tots!**
Pitiless: An Isaac Black Missing Persons Investigation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,240. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the thrilling second installment of the Isaac Black Missing Persons Investigations, Black finds himself confronted with the possibility that a sex ring is forcing teen girls into the trade. The implications are immense. Black must convince his skeptical sergeant, battle through politics, and navigate the straits of his first budding relationship since his wife’s death five years ago.
Can you Hula Like Hilo Hattie?
Series: The Triple Threat Investigation Agency Private Eyes. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,160. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Novice sleuths JJ, Rey and Linda bumbled their way through The Connecticut Corpse Caper with winning results. The trio go professional and the Triple Threat Investigation Agency is born. Their first case, to uncover a secret, soon involves murder, with any one of a cornucopia of curious persons being the potential killer. Can the trio unravel the intriguing twists before the twists ravel them?
Build a Better Rat Trap
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 146,780. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
What if someone is out to get you, and you don’t listen to the kind, intelligent policeman’s advice? Then your future is in doubt. This fourth Alexander Moffat mystery finds the captain surrounded by distracted young lovers while he tries to protect the know-it-all members of a rich family from a killer (or killers) with a penchant for cleverly-designed murder scenarios.
Things That Go Squeak in the Park
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,750. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s...most people add a few pounds over the holidays. Police Detective Moffat adds unsolved murders to his caseload. When 10-year-old Gina finds a body in the community garden, Captain Moffat realizes something strange is going on at the Department of Environmental Health in the historic western town of Biglerville in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains.
Nothing Done in Secret
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 124,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
An overbearing realtor is dead at the church she planned to convert to condominiums. A man in a ski mask attacks a young woman revealing a pattern of unsolved crimes going back three decades. Captain Alexander Moffat must conduct two very different investigations. Nothing Done in Secret is a British-style mystery set in the small towns and vineyards of California’s picturesque Gold Country.
Let Us Prey (A Gotcha Detective Agency Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 117,500. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A fun and quirky mystery series set in California
Culpable: An Isaac Black Missing Persons Investigation:
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 115,480. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
13-year-old Lindsay Lawless is snatched off the street in front of her house. Isaac Black is assigned as the Missing Persons Detective to find Lindsay and bring her home. As Black delves into the investigation, disparate lives intersect, family secrets are revealed, local reporters seem to know as much as he does, and departmental politics all threaten his progress.
The Happenstance Marshal
Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 115,560. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Mystery, action, great characters, with some comedy and a little romance thrown in for good measure, make this a must read. The small lake front City of Safe Haven Harbor is broke but no one can figure out why. A new City Manager is hired to uncover the cause and Millie Boyd is thrown together with him. It turns out Millie's special talent is key to unraveling the mystery.