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Mind Your Own Murder
Series: Persephone Pringle Cozy Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Persephone Pringle is 50, newly (and happily!) divorced and on a private, month-long retreat to find herself again. But when both sets of neighbors at her rented cottage on the ocean can’t seem to keep their personal lives out of hers, she’s about to pack up and leave. Problem is, finding a body on the beach means the local sheriff would rather she stick around, since she’s the prime suspect.
Long Gone
Series: Detective Paul Cullen Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 85,290. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Paul Cullen of the British Transport Police investigates the disappearance of Natalie Long, who has vanished in London. Can he uncover the truth, before it is too late? Experience the gripping detective mystery series and first novel in the Archangel Trilogy.
Microcuentos de terror
Price: Free! Words: 2,960. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Este pequeño libro es una compilación de los microcuentos con los que participé del concurso #LMDEinktober de la maldición del escritor. Son 31 microcuentos de terror y misterio en menos de 150 palabras. Esta compilación es una versión mejorada, corregida y en un formato más atractivo. Lo presento como un regalo para mis lectores.
Deadly Stillwater
Series: McRyan Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 107,800. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.75 from 12 reviews)
THE CRIME SERIES WITH 2+ MILLION DOWNLOADS and 50,000+ REVIEWS. New York Times and USA Today bestselling author, Roger Stelljes delivers an action-packed and pulse-pounding thriller. The abduction of two girls is just the beginning in a case of betrayal and revenge that will ultimately strike at the soul of the St. Paul Police Department.
Cookies & Chance Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-3)
Series: Cookies & Chance Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 215,130. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
From USA Today bestselling author Catherine Bruns comes a boxed set of three full-length mysteries featuring baker turned sleuth Sally Muccio. This boxed set includes the first three novels—and tasty recipes!—from the #1 bestselling Cookies & Chance series, including: Tastes Like Murder, Baked to Death, and Burned to a Crisp
Holidays in Ocean Alley
Series: Jolie Gentil Cozy Mystery Series, Book 9. Price: Free! Words: 36,770. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Aunt Madge is in Ocean Alley's Silver Times Assisted Living Apartments. Her broken bones are healing so she hopes to be at her Cozy Corner Bed and Breakfast for Christmas. The body that falls into her apartment one morning changes things. Does the killer think Aunt Madge knows something? Will she follow the advice she gives Jolie -- to accept that she may not ever know all the answers? Not likely.
Calamity Jayne (Calamity Jayne book #1)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,760. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Tressa Jayne Turner has had it up to here with the dumb-blonde jokes and a childhood nickname that's harder to get rid of than her favorite pair of cowboy boots. Then Tressa finds a seriously dead body and an opportunity to get a skeptical citizenry to see that she's no longer that skinny kid with scraped knees by resurrecting her job as a reporter for the hometown paper and solving a murder.
Nem bánthat többé
Series: Rebecca Miller, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 83,650. Language: Hungarian. Published: April 19, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Rebecca Miller még ki sem heverte az elrabolt lánya utáni hajszát és az ezzel járó megrázkódtatást, amikor egy ismeretlen nő kétségbeesetten hívja, de a telefonban csak annyit mond: „eltűnt a lányom!”. Rebecca szívébe pisztolygolyóként fúródnak e szavak. Első megbízatása hamar lezárul, közben egy korábbi lezáratlan rejtély, a selyemszalagos gyilkoságok folytatódni látszanak.
Sleep Peacefully
Price: Free! Words: 74,910. Language: British English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
A gripping thriller filled with mystery, suspense and romance.
Dead Even
Series: Whitewitch Island Paranormal Cozies. Price: Free! Words: 51,500. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Retired Guild Artemis Inquisitor Georgia Drake left everything behind after her partner's death. But crime and murder aren't done with her yet. With the help of her mastiff, Benjamin, and raven pair, she's asked by the eager but untested sheriff of her new home on Whitewitch Island, California, for help when a series of killings stir up the past locals would prefer stayed buried...
Sleuthing for a Living
Series: Mackenzie & Mackenzie Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,180. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. 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?
The After Hours Deception
Series: Masquerade Inc. Cozy Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 47,310. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Petal Morgan finds herself without any sort of life compass, not to mention the student loans stacking up against her, now perched on the edge of bankruptcy while taking over the unfinished apartment over her parent's garage. But when an old friend leads her to a job she never expected, she not only uncovers hidden talents, but a dead body to boot! Deception has never been so lucrative...
Witchnapped in Westerham: Paranormal Investigation Bureau Cosy Mystery Book 1
Series: Paranormal Investigation Bureau Cosy Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 51,560. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
An exciting new cosy mystery. All it takes is one morning for Sydney Photographer Lily Bianchi's life to go off the rails and over a cliff. Her brother's been kidnapped, and she finds herself on a plane to England, with a witch, no less. Oh, and she's apparently a witch too. In order to solve the crime, survive incarceration and another kidnap attempt, she'll need coffee ... lots of it.
Hollywood Scandals
Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,390. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.25 from 16 reviews)
Tina Bender is the fearless gossip columnist at L.A.’s most infamous tabloid. That is, until she receives a threatening note, promising, "If you don't stop writing about me, you're dead." Reluctantly teaming with a built bodyguard Tina sets out to uncover just which juicy piece of Hollywood gossip is worth killing over.
Patent Pending and Death
Series: Fleming Investigations Cozy Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 52,380. Language: English. Published: December 26, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Fiona Fleming is back, and the bodies keep piling up! Fee once again finds herself embroiled in mysteries she can't seem to stop solving. At least now she's legit, acting as a local investigator for Fleming Investigations. She not only uncovers the wrongdoings she's been hired to solve, but stumbles over death, mayhem and murderers bent on keeping their secrets to themselves.
Mayhem and Murder, Ink
Series: Patti Larsen Books Free First in Series Collections. Price: Free! Words: 248,930. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2021. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
FREE! Welcome to the cutest town in America, in award-winning Bed and Breakfast and Murder! Who knew a new job could be murder? Petal Morgan's about to find out in The After Hours Deception! Retirement isn't all it's cracked up to be in this paranormal cozy, Dead Even! Witches do celebrate Christmas--and solve murders in Merry Little Mystic Murder! Debunk the paranormal in Social Medium!
Coffee (a short story)
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.17 from 6 reviews)
It's 9 o'clock. Time for coffee. Every day, I visit the same diner. Every day, I see the same people. Except today. Today, something is very, very wrong.
Po polsku - Jestesmy cmentarzyskami (Polish)
Price: Free! Words: 47,190. Language: Polish. Published: October 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
W odciętym od świata domu zostaje popełnione morderstwo... Wszyscy mieli motyw, ale policja uważa, że to samobójstwo. Przyjaciel ofiary ma tylko 24 godziny na odnalezienie zabójcy. "Nigdy wcześniej i nigdy później nie grasowało w okolicy tylu szaleńców. Niektórych nigdy nie złapano. Wciąż żyją pośród nas i kto wie, może duszna noc znów uaktywni ich bestialskie..."
The Dragons' Diaries
Price: Free! Words: 62,200. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2022. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Adventure » General
Six people live together under one roof. After losing their job, they are almost driven out of the house. One day, their friend who is in danger calls to ask for help. Unexpectedly, they are involved in an event they have never imagined before!
Bed and Breakfast and Murder
Series: Fiona Fleming Cozy Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 60,870. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fiona Fleming escaped Reading, Vermont 10 years ago. But her life in New York has left her with no career, a cheating ex and zero plans. Her grandmother's will leaves Iris Fleming's B&B to Fee, the ideal fresh start. But when she finds out ownership of Petunia's might be in question, she's drawn into the seedy underbelly of the cutest town in the US and singled out a the main suspect in a murder.