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The Mapmaker's Apprentice
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,520. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When an apprentice from the Mapmakers' Guild goes missing, Matt and India are employed to find him. Going undercover as a married couple, they discover that not everyone at the guild is what they seem. The 2nd book in the GLASS AND STEELE series brings danger as enemies draw near, sinister plots are uncovered, and magic links two powerful guilds.
The Apothecary's Poison
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,880. Language: English. Published: April 4, 2017 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the 3rd Glass and Steele novel, Matt and India investigate the murder of an apothecary magician.
Very Special Forces (Lexi Graves Mysteries, 12)
Series: Lexi Graves Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,270. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Private Investigator Lexi Graves couldn’t be happier. All she has left to do is wrap up a case between a fighting married couple before she can focus solely on adding the finishing touches to her own wedding. That case is a snap to solve but a woman suddenly enters the detective agency with a puzzling request and Lexi decides to take a last-minute look into the matter...
The Magician's Diary
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
India and Matt thought all their problems would come to an end once they found Chronos. But the watch magician brings with him as many questions as answers, and a load of trouble.
The Convent's Secret
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,140. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
With his magic watch slowing down, Matt needs all the help India and his friends can offer before time runs out. But his nemesis will do anything to bring about his downfall, including rock Matt's family with a scandal that can ruin them, and Matt and India's chance of happiness.
The Ink Master's Silence
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,670. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2018 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The 6th Glass and Steele novel. It should be a happy time for India and Matt, but forces beyond their control conspire to ruin their future. A distraction from their troubles comes in the form of murder.
Marriage Vow Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2019 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When an elderly florist is murdered in the first pew of a church the day before Merry Wrath's wedding, this ex-CIA turned Girl Scout Troop leader is in big trouble. Which only gets worse when the groom, Rex, vanishes into thin air. Creepy messages, puzzle-like clues, and a the wedding looming...will Merry find her groom in time for a happily ever after?
Jeopardy in January
Series: Calendar Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,120. Language: American English. Published: January 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Welcome to Calendar where life is sweet, but death is murder. Sara Cutler loves her job as head librarian of the public library, an integral part of the historic heart of the picturesque mountain town, Calendar. The combination of old books, quirky clientele, and endless reading is nothing less than perfection for Sara. So when she discovers a body in the rare books section...
Murder on the Orient (SS): The Agatha Christie Book Club 2
Series: The Agatha Christie Book Club. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,050. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
When the Agatha Christie Book Club signs up for a cruise on replica steamship the SS Orient they expect little more than a nostalgic journey back in time. What they get would leave Hercule Poirot scratching his egg-shaped head—one missing passenger, two dead bodies, and enough red herrings to fill the Pacific Ocean. Jump aboard for the second adventure for the beloved book club friends!
Sweet's Sweets: A Sweet’s Sweets Bakery Mystery
Series: Samantha Sweet Magical Cozy Mystery Series, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,400. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2011 by Columbine Publishing Group, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.00 from 1 review)
Samantha Sweet is realizing her dream of opening her pastry shop, Sweet's Sweets. But she still has the obligations of her other job, breaking into houses. When a blood-soaked garment shows up among the discards at one of Samantha's properties, and when a friend makes a shocking confession, Sam finds herself in the midst of a complex mystery. "Connie Shelton has another winner." The Book Report
Rules of Engagement (Lexi Graves Mysteries, 11)
Series: Lexi Graves Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: American English. Published: December 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When her fiancé is shot in an apparent assassination attempt, private investigator Lexi Graves’ world is thrown into chaos and turmoil. With the list of suspects growing by the minute, and the hit man still on the loose, there’s no way Lexi can sit idly by Solomon’s bedside and hope he survives when she could be out hunting for the person or persons responsible.
Double Fudge & Danger
Series: Cambria Clyne Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,050. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2019 by Gemma. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Since taking the job of an on-site apartment manager, single-mom Cambria Clyne's life has been one wild ride. But when the manager of the apartment building next door goes missing, Cambria wades through a shady pizza delivery guy, the stressed property owners, the drunken rooftop walker, the mysterious Clint Eastwood look-alike lurking around, and a slew of angry residents to find the truth!
Down and Dirty (Mercy Watts Mysteries Book 9)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 137,750. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Love is in the air and it stinks. Mercy Watts thinks things are about to get back to normal. She’s back to work at the Columbia Clinic and her mother is recovering from her stroke. But when a patient goes rogue and lands Mercy smack dab in the middle of a lawsuit. The next thing she knows she’s sunk into a world of infidelity and painful passions.
Show Me (Thomas Prescott 4)
Series: Thomas Prescott series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,510. Language: English. Published: January 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When retired homicide detective Thomas Prescott learns he’s inherited a 250-acre farm in Tarrin, Missouri (pop. 2,100), he can’t get there fast enough. As he slowly acclimates to small town living, he hears rumblings about a horrific crime in the town’s past. The crime appears to have been solved, but Prescott has his doubts.
The Great Chocolate Scam
Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,240. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Book 3 in the Death by Chocolate series. Finally Rick has agreed to sign the divorce papers and give Lindsay her freedom! She is sitting in her lawyer’s office waiting for him when she gets the call. Rick is dead. Murdered by a bomb that blew up his car in his own driveway. Come for the Cookie Dough Cheesecake Bars, stay for the murder, mayhem and fun!
Chocolate Mousse Attack
Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,650. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Book 4, DEATH BY CHOCOLATE series USA Today Bestselling Author, Sally Berneathy A phone call at 2 a.m. is never good news. But there’s bad news and there’s strange news. Lindsay’s two a.m. call is a plea for help. There’s a woman in Fred’s closet and he can’t get her out. New neighbor Sophie Fleming is having nightmares about the brutal stabbing of her imaginary childhood friend in Fred’s bedr
Murder, Lies and Chocolate
Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,020. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Rodney Bradford comes into Lindsay's restaurant, Death by Chocolate, offers to buy her small house for double its value, eats her brownies, and drops dead on the sidewalk in front. Prisoners, murderers, crazy relatives and strippers are all part of the chaos in this 2nd book of the Death by Chocolate series. BONUS! Chocolate recipes at end of book. Poison optional.
Fatal Chocolate Obsession
Series: Death by Chocolate. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,850. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A bouquet of roses, a bottle of wine, a crystal butterfly…and a dead man in the alley behind Death by Chocolate. Gifts for Lindsay, left in the middle of the night. Is her ex-husband Rick between girlfriends and pursuing her again? Did he leave the roses and wine? He has done the out-of-season Santa Claus thing before. But when the crystal butterfly appears, Rick is in the hospital.
Ready, Aim, Under Fire (Lexi Graves Mysteries, 10)
Series: Lexi Graves Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,240. Language: American English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Private Investigator Lexi Graves’ police lieutenant brother, Garrett, asks her for help on a missing persons cold case he’s been instructed to close, she’s happy to poke around. After all, it won’t take long to prove if the woman he’s checking up on is an impostor or the real deal...
Seance on a Summer's Night
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 71,220. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Theater critic Artemus Bancroft isn’t sure what to expect when his aunt summons him home to California with vague but urgent pleas about being unable to cope with rumors she may have murdered her philandering husband.