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Teased to Death
Series: Misty Newman Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,040. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Misty took a nasty fall from grace when she dropped out of college to become a Hollywood burlesque dancer. But when she comes home to rural Minnesota, the last thing she expected was to become the number one suspect in a murder case! if Misty doesn't find out who's responsible for the death soon, she may just be next on the killer's list!
Hollywood Scandals (Hollywood Headlines Mystery)
Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,360. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(3.83 from 6 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.
Merit Badge Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,930. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(4.00 from 1 review)
When CIA agent Merry Wrath is "accidently" outted, she's forced her into early retirement, changes her appearance, and moves where no one will ever find her—Iowa. Instead of black bag drops in Bangkok, she now spends her time leading a young Girl Scout troop. But Merry's new simple life turns not-so-simple when an enemy agent shows up dead at scout camp.
Brooklyn Heat
Series: Brooklyn Homicide Investigations. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,670. Language: American English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
During the hottest summer in Brooklyn history, a young girl is brutally murdered. Detectives Masimoto and Sullivan are under pressure to close the case quickly. With their prime suspect in the wind and Sullivan having personal issues, the two men clash. Will they find a way to work together? Or will they destroy their reputations and leave a distraught mother without justice?
Dover Park
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,400. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A mysterious visitor turns up in a quiet, suburban town, whose very existence upends the idyllic lives of the Moreaus, a well-respected family of the community. Unsettling revelations are made surrounding a tragic accident that occurred many years ago in Dover Park. Was the drowning of a close friend an accident...or not?
A Novel Death
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,960. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Meri Sinclair , new owner of Danger Cove's Dangerous Reads bookshop, lands a killer guest speaker when B-list actor Cal Montague comes to town with his tell-all memoir. Only someone doesn't want Cal telling his tales, and Cal ends up dead outside Meri's shop. With the help of a hot vet and her eclectic bookshop staff, Meri must clear her name...before the killer comes back for a sequel!
Night Watch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When investigative reporter Parker Davidson's’s ex escapes from a maximum security prison, LAPD Lieutenant Henry Stagge is tasked with making sure that Parker doesn’t end up a victim a second—and final—time.
Sherlock Holmes and the Case of the Brash Blonde
Series: Marty Hudson Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,630. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
When barista Martha "Marty" Hudson suddenly inherits a Victorian home at 221 Baker Street in the heart of San Francisco, she's ecstatic. But between a dead body, the hot ME, Dr. John Watson, and the grumpy SFPD Detective Lestrade, Marty's luck takes a turn for the worse. Luckily her best friend, Irene Adler, has a solution—invent a fake PI, Sherlock Holmes, and investigate the murder themselves!
Aitutaki Sting
Series: Ben Hood Thrillers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Tony Haddad is suspected to be hiding away millions of dollars to be used for a very nasty cause. The Australian authorities needed to catch him but he is a very cunning criminal. It was decided to use Ben Hood to set up a sting in the South Pacific paradise of Aitutaki. Deception, mayhem and death surround Ben as he tackles a mission which he has basically been tricked into accepting.
Перчатки Для Скворца
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 48,420. Language: Russian. Published: August 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » New adult
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Перчатки для скворца" - это детективный роман, чьи страницы превращаются в романтическую тайну, наполненную непредсказуемыми поворотами, которые заставят плакать и смеяться, желая большего. Эта история о молодой девушке, которая находится на этапе жизни "Я уже не девочка, но еще не женщина", и совершенно неожиданно, как это может случиться только в реальной жизни, она становится обв
Calamity Jayne and the Haunted Homecoming (Calamity Jayne book #3)
Series: Calamity Jayne Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 100,260. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
It's autumn in the heartland, but this year, Tressa Jayne Turner isn't just enjoying the candy corn, popcorn balls and caramel apples. This reporter is on a mission to sniff out a serious story. Enter a blackmailing, six-foot-two-inch homecoming queen candidate with all the charm of Frankenstein in taffeta, a rival reporter out to scoop the competition, and a séance-hosting grandmother!
The Red Claw
Series: The Sea Purrtector Files. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,340. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
(4.89 from 9 reviews)
Dame Esmeralda, the Purrsident's littermate, has been catnapped. Xander de Hunter hurries to Jamaica to help rescue her, but C'Pause, captained by Valentine, a bulldog, follows Xander. Was the catnapping a trap?
The Mermaid Murders
Series: The Art of Murder. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 68,410. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Special Agent Jason West is seconded from the FBI Art Crime Team to temporarily partner with disgraced, legendary “manhunter” Sam Kennedy.
Mu Arae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
It would take a dangerous rendezvous in warped time and space just to confirm the legend of a lost world, and trying to set foot on it promised even greater peril. Join Adrian Tarn and R.J. Smith as they dare to tempt fate on a mission filled with mysteries from the future and dangers from the present. (standalone, Adrian Tarn series #5)
Cat in the Flock
Series: Dreamslippers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,890. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 1 review)
"A fascinating tale of mystery, romance, and what one woman's dreams are made of. Brunette will keep you awake far into the night.” Mary Daheim, bestselling author of the Bed-and-Breakfast and Emma Lord/Alpine mysteries  More 5 out of 5-star reviews…
Up Chit Creek
Series: Kira Callahan Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,310. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
An Imajin Qwickies™ Mystery/Crime Novella - No one is surprised that “nosy Rosie” is the one who finds poor Mr. Hummel in the garden. The surprise is the knife in his back. Nothing like this has ever happened in Chittendom Creek, let alone at the ReVisions Retirement Residence. When the oldies start dropping like flies, it’s Kira Callahan to the rescue.
Requiem for Immortals
Series: The Law Game. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 86,840. Language: Australian English. Published: August 17, 2016 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Requiem is a brilliant cellist with a secret. The dispassionate assassin has made an art form out of killing Australia's underworld figures without a thought. One day she‘s hired to kill a sweet and unassuming innocent. Requiem can’t work out why anyone would want her dead—and why she should even care. Book One in The Law Game series is a dark lesbian thriller with plenty of twists in its tale..
Deadly Wipeout
Series: Aloha Lagoon Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,150. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Samantha Reynolds had hoped that moving to the resort town of Aloha Lagoon would be the start of an exciting new life. But throw in two dead bodies, two unexpected inheritances, and one hot bartender, and the heat in Aloha Lagoon has quickly turned up!
The Blue Coyote
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,360. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Frannie and Larry Shoemaker love taking their grandchildren camping with them. But at Bluffs State Park, Frannie finds herself worrying more than usual about their safety, and when another young girl disappears from the campground in broad daylight, her fears increase. Accusations against Larry and her add to the cloud over their heads.
It's a Sin
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 74,360. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2016 by NineStar Press. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detecive Sergeant Dave Lyon is assigned to Detective Inspector Claire Summerskill’s team as part of the Service’s ‘positive discrimination policy’, no-one at Foregate Street Station is happy, includeing Summerskill and Lyon. While investigating a murder they are forced to question not only their relationship with each other but with the Foregate Street Station and the Police Service as a whole.