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Sleuthing for a Living
Series: Mackenzie & Mackenzie Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mackenzie Elizabeth Taylor has struggled to provide for her teenage daughter. She finally catches a break when she inherits half of an apartment building in Boston from her uncle Al...along with his P.I. business. So what if she doesn’t know the first thing about investigation or if their hot-but-crabby downstairs tenant is a police detective who’s looking for any excuse to handcuff her?
Mafia Sex Lure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,590. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A gang of thugs uses a blonde sex lure to blackmail their victims & the scam works pretty well until they kill a young drug addict and a masked man shows up seeking revenge. A beautiful brunette is in a desperate situation. Who will bed her first, the gangster who plans to ravage her and then sell her into a whorehouse, or the man she wants to give herself to on their wedding night. PG Rated
Death of the Kona Man
Series: Aloha Lagoon Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,920. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When server Carrie Jorgenson delivers food to a guest at the Aloha Lagoon resort—who then drops dead!—she finds herself on the trail of a killer. Add in a jealous co-worker, thefts at the restaurant, and a hot maybe-boyfriend, and Carrie's life is anything but paradise!
A Secret in the Pumpkin Patch (A Danger Cove Farmers' Market Mystery)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 17. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,850. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's Halloween, and Maria Dolores is hoping for a trouble-free weekend, the last one before the Lighthouse Farmers' Market closes for the winter. But her hopes are dashed when a state agricultural inspector threatens to shut down the market prematurely... right before a young woman falls to her death from the lighthouse cliff! Now it's up to Maria to unearth A SECRET IN THE PUMPKIN PATCH.
Murder Unscripted
Series: An Eddie Collins Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 83,670. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
PI and part-time actor Eddie Collins is hired to investigate the death of his ex-wife, Elaine Weddington, on the set of her latest B-movie. As Eddie follows the trail of clues, he realizes how little he knew about his ex, who was surrounded by jealousy and intrigue. And now the killer wants him dead too.
Red Desert
Series: An Eddie Collins Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 60,040. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2017 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Hollywood PI, sometime actor Eddie Collins receives an SOS from Mike Ford. His Oscar has been stolen during a home invasion and his girlfriend drowned in the swimming pool. Did she surprise the burglar? All the dots connect around a movie Ford directed and acted in: Red Desert. Is a person associated with the shoot harboring a deadly grudge?
A Haunting Homicide: Halloween Cozy Mystery Boxed Set
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 286,660. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
When the ghouls come out to play... the amateur sleuths are on the case! Curl up by the fire and sip a cup of cider with this collection of 4 full-length, spooky cozy mystery novels from USA Today bestselling and award winning authors! This limited time collection includes: Calamity Jayne and the Haunted Homecoming, Mystic Mayhem, Lipstick, Lies & Dead Guys, Murder Casts Its Spell
The Sagittarius Mysteries - Parts 1-3 - Secret Enemy
Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 124,290. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Brandon Sagittarius is head of the Experimental Department of British Intelligence (MI6) who finds himself with quite a mystery to solve. Sagittarius discovers that the Organisation - a group of power hungry individuals have embarked on a plan for world domination. Most of the Secret Service has already been compromised and it is up to him to try and stop them. Can he do it and solve the mystery…
Absence of Light: a Charlie Fox novella
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 66,580. Language: British English. Published: September 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Absence of Light is a 58,000+ word novella featuring Zoë Sharp’s highly acclaimed ex-Special Forces turned bodyguard heroine, Charlotte ‘Charlie’ Fox. A major earthquake sees ex-Special Forces soldier-turned-bodyguard Charlotte ‘Charlie’ Fox on a transport plane headed for the scene of devastation. But as she soon discovers, it’s not just the ground beneath her feet that cannot be relied on.
Death on the Moon
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette of 12,000 words in the Benjamin January Free Man of Color historical mystery series. Rose Janvier is convinced that Professor Tixall's amazing telescope is a hoax, but when one of her servants sees one of the "Moon people" murder another, Rose knows a real murder has been done. But how does she bring justice for a crime done on another planet?
A Body at Book Club
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 49,000. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A boring book club meeting becomes more exciting than expected when Myrtle Clover discovers a body on the hostess’s living room floor.
13 O'Clock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,060. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this second volume of their crime anthology series, the Mesdames of Mayhem are thrilled to bring you 15 tales of desperation and evil deeds. From courtroom drama to identity theft, from cottage country to the city's deadly pace -- crime is everywhere, and in every era. The Mesdames of Mayhem are 16 friends who are established Canadian crime authors.
Gun Shy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 96,060. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
HAVE YOU SEEN THIS GIRL? In the middle of a fierce snowstorm in Gun Creek, Nevada, a teenage girl disappears without a trace. The second girl in nine years. As the small town mobilizes and searches for newly vanished Jennifer Thomas, one suspect comes to the fore. But did he do it? Or is there something else at play? Something nobody could have anticipated?
Days of Atonement
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 149,170. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Science fiction » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Loren Hawn is a traditional Western peace officer walking the streets of 21st Century New Mexico, and seemingly unaware that times have changed. And when a dying man named Randal falls out of a bullet-riddled car and dies in Loren’s arm, Loren finds he isn’t the only man living in the wrong time--- because he remembers pulling Randal’s dead body out of a wrecked car twenty years before.
The Waterfall Murders
Series: Victorian Mansion, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,500. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Corpses at the feet of spectacular waterfalls haunt Art and Marsha Parker when they visit a plush resort for their honeymoon. Along with their adopted daughter, Mary Ann Markham, and her best friend, Jennifer Martin, they are soon involved with tracking down a counterfeit money distribution ring along with all the dangers attendant upon such a risky, and mostly unauthorized, effort.
Crystal White
Series: Nick Lafferty, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,640. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
With nothing to live for, will only death satisfy his need for revenge? The sensational new crime thriller from David DeLee, author of FATAL DESTINY and the Grace deHaviland bounty hunter series.
Return (Book 3 of the Matt Turner Series)
Series: Matt Turner, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,550. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
At only 32, Matt Turner's gift of psychometry - the ability to read the emotional imprints people leave in the objects they touch - has enabled him to see and experienced more of life and death than any other living person, and with this unique talent and perspective, he’s now ready to set right the wrongs of both yesterday and today.
The Curse of the Strawberry Moon: A Caviston Sisters Mystery
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 101,120. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When an aging rock star is found dead in a New York vineyard, the Caviston sisters are drawn unwittingly into solving the murder of a member of a band they once idolized. Named after a Seneca Indian fable that haunts the story, The Curse of the Strawberry Moon blends eccentric characters with a riveting plot that delves intimately into the Finger Lakes wine industry.
Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,800. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
(5.00 from 1 review)
Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run is a character-driven mystery novel in the style of classic noir tales of the 1940's and 50's. Told in the competing narrative voices of the hard-boiled gumshoe Jack Justice and his partner Trixie Dixon, girl detective, Black Jack Justice: Dead Men Run is an enjoyable and lively read.
Dr. Lawless, I Presume
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2017 by Rosstrum Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Brewster J. Lawless, known as Jake, is a Boston area bartender/detective. His cases start simple and procede from there. This is the second of his adventures from the pen and imagination of writer Mike Johnson.