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Bloody Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,760. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
After he witnesses the prosecutor tumble to his death on the steps of the courthouse in Cape Girardeau, Missouri, Judge Rosswell Carew immediately suspects his archenemy Nathaniel Dahlbert of murder. None of the authorities believe Rosswell because of his troublesome background.
Mathewson Media Box Set: The First Five Anna Harris Novels
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 324,860. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2015 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Snarky, ill-tempered and alone: Anna Harris kills for money. Weightier paycheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills. All in a day’s work for an assassin. The Mathewson Media Box Set features the first five novels of the Anna Harris series: 'Good Press', 'Blood Sports', 'Kill Switch', 'Hell Bird', 'Death Log'. Politics. Murder. Mystery. A British assassin’s adventures in London . . . and beyond.
The Lime Pit
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 65,650. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Adventure » Action
There is a special government facility near Mudgee, NSW, west of Sydney, where those who are considered a threat to public safety are ‘corrected’. Some are released back into the community. Ben Hood is hired by a Mudgee resident to investigate a spate of cat killings. The cat killings progresses to homicide. The race is on to find the killer before it escalates to something quite horrific.
Dishonest Corpse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Disgraced and “benched” Judge Rosswell Carew gasps in horror early one morning when he watches the report of a girl murdered under the Mississippi River bridge on the waterfront, a couple of blocks from his downtown office in Cape Girardeau, Missouri.
Murder for Tea
Series: Cozy Tea Shoppe Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,370. Language: British English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Murder is brewing: While Beatrice Knight Timmons is part witch, the only thing she’s interested in nowadays is tea. But no sooner does she open her tea shop in the small town of Nairobi, someone with a vendetta against young brides murders one. With her best friend’s wedding only weeks away, can Miss Knight stop the murderer while babysitting a monkey? Serving tea has never been so dangerous.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Be careful what you wish for. Manipulating fate is a dangerous venture that could cost you everything.
In The Day, Darkness: A Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,590. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Friendship. Wilderness. Deception. Charlotte Connolly studies hard. She plays hard too. A geography student, she and her course mates head to Loch Monar in Scotland. The middle of nowhere. The perfect place to unwind from the daily grind. The perfect place to relax. The perfect place for murder. A twisting, turning mystery which shines a light on friendship. And brutality.
Series: Send for Octavius Guy, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,500. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
Octavius Guy and the Case of the Thieving Maharajah. The fourteen-year-old Victorian boy detective’s first big case. Based on characters from Wilkie Collins’s “The Moonstone”.
Big Bona Ogles, Boy!
Series: Send for Octavius Guy, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,370. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2016 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Octavius Guy and the Case of the Mendacious Medium. Join Gooseberry, the Victorian boy detective, in the lead-up to Christmas as he and his ragtag bunch of friends investigate a shadowy spiritualist medium recently arrived from Boston, Massachusetts, only to discover that somebody desperately wants her dead.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,260. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It isn't over. The djinn are back in Tanger Falls, Tennessee, and it's time to end it - for once and for all.
The Shore and Other Stories
Series: Pembroke Steel, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Great War is eight years past, but for dashing war hero Mitch Pembroke the Roaring Twenties is proving to hide many more dangers than he ever found in the skies of France. Wherever he travels, trouble seems to lie in wait for him. And this time his boxer-turned-bodyguard friend, Kit Moran, might not be able to get him out again.
Kill Switch: The Third Mathewson Media Novel
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Snarky, ill-tempered and alone: Anna Harris kills for money. Weightier paycheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills. All in a day’s work for an assassin. A heady prospect confronts Anna: Working in a team. For a certified loner, a seemingly impossible task. Will she pull through . . . or pull the trigger? After all, everything goes away in the end.
Loose Rein
Series: Susan Soble Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,170. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Susan Soble Mystery #3: When a girl is found dead at the bottom of a gorge and the police rule it a suicide, Susan suddenly finds herself caught up in a swirl of births and deaths that threaten to leave her family in turmoil.
Beautiful Beau Montague
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,040. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
He was handsome, with an alluring charm but one day, he disappeared…Marisa idolizes actor Beau Montague, and has been disappointed since he left show business. Payton, Marisa’s friend, encourages her to find out more about Beau, but Marisa finds nothing but dead ends. Marisa attempts to locate Beau Montague where he was last spotted, but will she actually arrive at the truth, or nothing at all?
Death at Dinner
Series: Cassie Pengear Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,040. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Cassie Pengear did not want to spend her evening acting as a parlor maid even if the house was in Mayfair, but her landlady’s friend was desperate and it was only night. But then one of the guests collapsed at the table. Now poison is suspected and the cook is convinced she’s the main suspect and will be locked away if Cassie doesn’t solve the death at dinner. 56,000 words, approx 220 pages
Hearts of Ice and Other Stories
Series: Pembroke Steel, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,030. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mitch Pembroke survived flying harrowing missions against the Germans during the Great War and now would like to spend his time tasting the excitement of the Roaring Twenties while avoiding the corner office in his father’s company, Pembroke Steel. Kit Moran is the boxer-turned-bodyguard hired to keep Mitch out of trouble. It’s a full time job, because where ever Mitch goes danger always follows.
Final Transition
Series: Susan Soble Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,840. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Susan Soble is a fifty-one year old mother of two and a half grown boys. She is also an ex-principal, ex-equestrian, ex-wife and now an ex-best-friend after a brutal murder that she is determined to solve. To the dismay of her detective lover, Susan uses her equestrian, school and family contacts to uncover a suspect in that murder, all the while fending off her increasingly volatile ex-husband.
Maxwell Slade Has Vanished
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,590. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Fitness entrepreneur Maxwell Slade goes missing one evening, this devastating his wife Beverley, and loyal staff at company Maxwell’s Fitness. The police suspect he has been kidnapped, but cannot work out why. A staff member at Maxwell’s Fitness, Allison Parker, believes that Maxwell is alive, and delves into his disappearance. Will Allison's intervention in this matter place her life in peril?
Trench Coat Country: A Bradshaw Short Story Collection
Series: Bradshaw. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,850. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by DIB Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bradshaw: loner, outcast, mastermind. He goes it alone to solve crimes which require more than mere common sense, and go beyond the remit of standard police procedure. A collection of mystery short stories, including: Case Number One, Taking Care Of The Neighbours, Death & The Duchess, Tied To Life, United In Death, Breakfast Beyond, Lamping The Lunk, Dead Man’s Tale,The City She Stands Naked.
The Temporary Detective
Series: Isobel Spice Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,130. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Office temp and aspiring actress Isobel Spice takes on a dangerous role after she stumbles upon a dead secretary in a bathroom stall. Can the plucky amateur sleuth find the killer before he strikes again?