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The Ghost of Marlow House
Series: Haunting Danielle. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,040. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When Danielle Boatman inherits Marlow House, she dreams of turning it into a seaside B & B. Since she’s never visited the property, Danielle’s not sure what awaits her in Oregon. She certainly doesn’t expect to find one of the house’s previous owners still in residence. After all, the man has been dead for almost ninety years—shouldn’t he have moved on by now? By Anna J. McIntyre & Bobbi Holmes
Hollywood Scandals (Hollywood Headlines Mystery)
Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 1. Price: $4.99 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.
Blue Group - A Jerry Anders Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 73,750. Language: American English. Published: September 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Jerry Anders has investigated many murders, but none so far reaching as two he drew weeks before Christmas in the east coast city of Virginia Beach. A convicted police officer killer was shot with a bullet normally issued to FBI snipers. Someone is eliminating criminals who kill cops, and Anders' cases lead him to uncovering an organized effort spawned from within FBI Headquarters.
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 Monet Murders
Series: The Art of Murder. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 79,900. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Special Agent Jason West and Behavioral Unit Chief Sam Kennedy must put aside their differences to catch a deranged killer targeting wealthy, upscale art collectors.
So This is Christmas
Series: The Adrien English Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 34,180. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Arriving home early after spending Christmas in jolly old England, sometimes amateur sleuth Adrien English discovers alarming developments at Cloak and Dagger Books--and an old acquaintance seeking help in finding his missing boyfriend.
Gotcha Detective Agency Mysteries Boxed Set of 3
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 158,440. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The first three books in the USA Today bestselling Gotcha Detective Agency Mystery series.
In-laws & Outlaws (A Door County Cozy Mystery Book 1)
Series: Door County Cozy Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,250. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2016 by Wide Awake Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Mac MacDonald retired from the Chicago Police Department, Millie knew it was time to go after her dream of owning a bed and breakfast. Moving 300 miles north to the quaint town of Brother Bay, Wisconsin, Millie finally owned that Victorian showpiece and Mac finally had the time to write that crime novel he’d dreamt up. Unfortunately, there were two problems with the perfect retirement plan
A Perfect Pose: Inspector Stone Mysteries #3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,800. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What connects the murder of a teen model and an assault on her photographer stepbrother? Three months ago Nathan Stone lost his family in a deadly blaze. On enforced leave from the department, he sinks into a deep pit of despair, but the discovery of a teenage girl's body on the riverbank forces draws him back to work and into a complicated case.
Clearwater Witness
Price: $3.69 USD. Words: 60,430. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bob Morse is hired to defend a sniper. Joe investigates; Amber and Linc make a decision; a hostage taker gets Doc to negotiate for him; Jimmy gets Joe involved in a dumb investment; Frank decides to get married; Natalie is pregnant and Billy Ray isn't helping; A sketchy mom asks Joe to find her runaway daughter; A client is taken off the beach and held for ransom; It's another romp in paradise!
Repossession is 9/10ths of the Law
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,390. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Alan Baxter is dragged into a gritty, dangerous mystery when a body is discovered in the trunk of the first car he repossesses, which happened to belong to his ex-boyfriend, Jason. Helped/hindered by his friends Gus and Sabrina, Alan sets out to prove his innocence and find the murderer.
Caesar's Fall (An Elliott Smith Mystery, #3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,080. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
With a new building to restore and his relationship with Steve growing more serious, the last thing Elliott wants are someone else’s problems. Still, when lottery millionaire Bruno Caesar moves into his building, Elliott can’t just ignore the man’s need for help. Bruno’s life comes to an abrupt end when he falls from his balcony. It might be nothing more than a tragic accident, except...
Sylvie's Cowboy
Price: $2.99 USD. (Free!) Words: 36,120. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Sylvie once had a penthouse, a Ferrari, jewels, and rich friends. Now she has what she can cram into her “classic” VW, plus half of a ranch in Nowhereville—shared with The Abominable Cowboy. Walt inherited The Pouty Princess when her father “died.” Walt’s supposed to keep her safe and happy. Ha! She’s dating a criminal, her dad’s still alive, and Walt lives a double life. What could go wrong?
Mu Arae
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,200. 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)
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.
Force of Habit
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 70,990. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Ex-nun Giulia Falcone never thought she'd be tangling with a Bible-obsessed stalker, possibly falling for her P.I. boss, and learning how to put on makeup all at the same time. The convent was never like this.
Retribution
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 106,100. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As his former classmates begin dropping to the floor of the Ballroom, unconscious and unable to be revived, John Walker realizes that his 25th high school reunion weekend will be anything but a relaxing weekend. Dealing with Russian mobsters, chemical terrorism and off-shore accounts, John's exploits take him from Toronto back to the US where he delves into the sinister life of a former classmate.
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.
The Doomsday Girl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,070. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Melanie Jordan's life seemed perfect. Until intruders arrive at her house, demanding gold she doesn't have. A blow to the head puts her in a coma for four weeks. When Melanie awakes, she learns her husband has been murdered and her ten-year-old daughter is missing. Private Eye Dan Reno takes the case, aided by his loose-cannon buddy, Cody Gibbons. And then, as they say in Vegas, all bets are off.
Hard Prejudice
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,440. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When the rape case DNA evidence disappears, no one knows who would want to see ghetto thug Duante Tucker get away with the crime. Hired by the victim’s parents, private eye Dan Reno dives in headlong, and soon finds himself marked for death. The action reaches a boiling point before an explosive conclusion that reveals a sinister plot and motivations that Reno never imagined.