Books tagged: amateur detective

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Complicated Care
Pre-release—available June 1, 2017. Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Low funds, hurricane damage, threats of lawsuits, disappearing neighbors in Seaside Flats and whispers of elder abuse at the police kiosk damage Blanche Binkley’s calm in her Florida condo world. Turns out those would be the least of the problems she’d be dealing with once she finds Edna from the first floor. An exclusive island off the coast holds more menace than fancy mansions.
Tracy Hayes, P.I. to the Rescue
Series: Tracy Hayes, P.I.. Pre-release—available February 23, 2017. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,960. Language: English. Published by Crimson House Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
When a psychic promises Tracy a 'tall, dark, and handsome', she wants Tracy to find her missing niece. Not an easy task, especially since Tracy's only lead is to a biker garage – and she’s terrified of bikes. On top of everything, her former roommate leaves with the TV, and her boss is behaving strangely. With all that’s going on in her life, can she find the missing girl before it’s too late?
Strictly Poison and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,690. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Bold Venture Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jazz music fused with pulp fiction. The result? Stories that croon like Nat "King" Cole, and strike like a lead pipe. Tales of Jazz artists, and other assorted characters, looking for that big break ... often getting broken. Charles Boeckman was a musician writing pulp fiction between gigs. He knew his milieu. 22 stories, culled from Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine, Manhunt, and many others.
Tracy Hayes, P.I. and Proud (Tracy Hayes, P.I. 2)
Series: Tracy Hayes, P.I.. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,960. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017 by Crimson House Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Tracy is not having a good day: first she falls into a dumpster and then she finds a body. A dead body. The killer seems clear. A cheating spouse Tracy’s been tracking. Only, he has an alibi. Tracy doesn't despair. With the help of her enigmatic boss she sets out to uncover the truth, and while she’s at it, sort out her roommate’s love life too. An ordinary day for Tracy. Until the guns come out.
Murder on the Mullet Express
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017 by Mystery and Horror, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
It is 1926 and the Florida land boom is in full swing. Army Nurse Cornelia Pettijohn takes leave to travel south with her ancient uncle, who claims that he wants a warm winter home. When their car breaks down, they take the Mullet Express to Homosassa. When a passenger poisoned Uncle Percival's hidden agenda makes him the sheriff's prime suspect.
All The Way Under
Series: Delorean Harper. Price: Free! Words: 52,260. Language: English. Published: December 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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Delorean Harper has a gym bag full of cash, a new identity, a cabin on the Oregon coast, and a beautiful girlfriend. He also has a small army of assassins on his trail. What his hunters don’t know is that Delorean had his first encounter with a killer when he was twelve years old, and he hasn't forgotten how to take care of himself in a fight to the death.
His Debt to Her
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 40,950. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2016 by WoolysWagon ePublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Michael Savage was a Marine. Michael Savage was a casualty of the war in Iraq. He wasn’t the only casualty. When Julie called imploring him to help her there was no question that he would. The only thing he didn’t know was what form that help would take. All he knew was that he owed her. What he didn’t realize was that her request would also become his salvation.
Alec Halsey Mysteries Books 1 - 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 345,840. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
SUPER SALE LAST DAYS—DON'T MISS OUT! The first three Alec Halsey Mysteries: Deadly Engagement, Deadly Affair, and Deadly Peril, each a bestseller. All are smart, witty, and passionate adventures set in the aristocratic world of the 18th Century. Lucinda Brant's mysteries explore the darker side of her richly authentic Georgian settings with deeper subplots and even quirkier characters.
All The Way Down
Series: Delorean Harper. Price: Free! Words: 57,940. Language: American English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
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Bounty hunter Delorean Harper investigates his brother’s killing in a mining accident in Alamogordo, New Mexico. Soon it becomes clear that his brother’s death was no accident, and Delorean has become the next target of a killer who will do anything to cover his tracks. Will Delorean be able to outwit a cold-blooded killer and solve the mystery of his brother’s death – or will he die trying?
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
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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!