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Hollywood Scandals (Hollywood Headlines Mystery)
Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,350. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.00 from 5 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.
The Tell-Tale Con (a Rules of the Scam Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,950. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Romance » New adult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Talia Jones is the child of con-artists with a dad in prison, a mom who is "Mystic Madam Magdala", and a biology partner who suddenly needs her help solving a mystery in a way that only a person who understands the rules of a con can. … because as any good con artist can tell you, 'If you can't dazzle them with brilliance, baffle them with bull.'
Luck Be A Lady (Tahoe Tessie book #1)
Series: Tahoe Tessie Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,570. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Tessie King has just inherited the biggest casino in South Lake Tahoe, Nevada: the Royal Lakeside. What she didn't bargain for are the problems she'd inherit with it. High-stakes cons, inside jobs, wise guys... Tessie quickly realizes she's in way over her head. And things go from bad to worse when questions start to arise about the nature of her father's death. Tough job? Fo'get about it.
Ghost Relics
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,390. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Caina Amalas is the Ghost circlemaster of Istarinmul, the leader of the Emperor's spies in the city. She is a master of stealth and disguise, and faces foes of terrible power. So when an ancient relic of necromantic sorcery is discovered, Caina must destroy it before it kills uncounted thousands of people. Starting with her...
Life is Better Brunette
Series: Gilda Wright Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gilda Wright has always had an open mind about the spiritual world. But when a pretty young psychic's predictions begin to come true—including one about the murder of a well-known person in their small town!—suddenly Gilda wonders if the psychic's predictions are mere coincidence or a clever set up.
Organized for Murder
Series: Organized Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,280. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Organization expert Kate McKenzie is on track to make her new business, STACKED IN YOUR FAVOR, a hit in small-town Vermont. But when her first client, the wealthy Amelia Nethercutt, is found dead, the job takes a decidedly sinister turn.
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?
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.
Amaretto Amber
Series: Franki Amato Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,020. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
For her thirtieth birthday, P.I. Franki Amato has to investigate a surreal strip club homicide—with her sixtyish ex-stripper landlady. to her troubles, she has to figure out what a missing amber pendant and a mysterious amaretto bottle have to do with the murder, not to mention why she’s being followed.
Sleuthing for a Living
Series: Mackenzie & Mackenzie Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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 Grave Concerns of Jennifer Lloyd
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,520. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Few fictional characters come over as strongly as feisty TV presenter Jennifer Lloyd. She’s out to save her career by making a name for herself by unmasking a murderer on-camera – despite the risks. "A fine melding of mystery thriller and contemporary fiction. Exceptionally entertaining." - BookViral. "Fiction a cut above the rest. Jen is a nice mix of complex, vulnerable and quirky." -Goodreads.
Secret of the Painted Lady (a Danger Cove Renovation Mystery)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,310. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
Alex Jordan restores Victorian-style homes in the town of Danger Cove, flipping them for profit. But her recent acquisition gives her more than she bargained for when a man with a bullet in his head turns up in the home's bathtub. Pairing up with the unlikely partner of the town florist, Alex vows to solve the murder before her flip flops
Poppy Peters Mysteries Boxed Set (Books 1-3)
Series: Poppy Peters Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 186,620. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
From bestselling #1 culinary cozy mystery author A. Gardner comes a boxed set of three deliciously deadly mysteries! This boxed set includes the first three, full length novels—and tasty recipes!—in the Poppy Peters Mysteries series, including: Southern Peach Pie and a Dead Guy, Chocolate Macaroons and a Dead Groom, Bananas Foster and a Dead Mobster
Demon City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,750. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Felix Dockweiler—former model, current entertainment reporter, and the star of such films as “Frat Party USA”—finds his life disrupted when a pair of fire demons blaze into Los Angeles and rack up a body count while hunting down his brother, Michael. As the temperature rises and wildfires ravage the city, Felix’s search for Michael leads him into L.A.’s seedy, supernatural underbelly.
Digging Up Bones
Series: Birdwell, Texas Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 86,460. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Helen Harding heads to her aunt's home in backwoods Texas to escape a life in shambles, the last thing she expected to find was that poor Aunt Peggy dead upon her arrival. Helen believes in atonement—or maybe it's revenge. Either way, she owes it to Penny to find out who ended her life in violence. and vows to tracks a trail of suspects who may have more than one foul deed to account for.
Operation Camilla
Series: Operation Tomcat. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 1 review)
A sleazy solicitor hacks into a dating website in order to boost his failing family law practice. But he doesn't count on Tom...
Miniskirts, Mai Tais & Dead Guys
Series: Gianna Mancini Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,690. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gianna has problems...she sees dead people. And when a explosion happens not far from her home, Gianna discovers the ghost of Thomas Sterling, son of the an automotive empire. He refuses to move on to the afterlife until Gianna tells his fiancée, Serena, that he loves her. Not one to let the dead linger, Gianna locates the woman and passes on the message...but nothing is ever as simple as it seems
A Bitter Root
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 69,800. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2016 by Wesbrook Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
D.I. Jack Ramsey has been after the most vicious criminal in 1840s London for years. When his current case brings him into the world of herbalist Grace Flynn, he's captivated by her incisive mind and courage. After they join forces though, the crime lord strikes at Grace's family. Can Grace and Ramsey survive long enough to bring the criminal to justice and find happiness with each other.
The Dance of Dimitrios
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
The Dance of Dimitrios is a mystery novel that mixes some of the horrors of illegal immigration with everyday events. DCI Lambert, who works for Europol - the European equivalent of the FBI - is sent to Greece in order to solve a cold case and finds himself embroiled in a secret game involving MI6 and Al Qaeda.
The Phoenix Requiem
Series: The Phoenix Conspiracy. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 162,450. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Death. Destruction. Despair. These are the hallmarks of the Dread Fleet. It is an unstoppable force that, when summoned to do so, will scourge the galaxy in a Holy Reckoning. It is up to Queen Kalila Akira, Calvin Cross, and the others to stop it. Meanwhile a dark figure lurks in the shadows whose path must cross Calvin's, it is an intersection that could end in death.