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Moon Signs
Price: Free! Words: 63,970. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Sisters Andrea and Kathleen hope for a pleasant winter weekend in the Canaan Valley—until their hotelkeeper is murdered. The sheriff enlists the sisters’ help, since they discovered the body, and they’re staying in the hotel where the crime occurred. There are several suspects, and plenty of clues. Can Andrea and Kathleen solve the case before they become the next victims?
Astoria Nights
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,260. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Life is good for Catholic schoolteacher and club boxer Terrence Muldoon, until his jockey girlfriend is killed during a race at Belmont. Unable to save her, Terry is driven to find out who wanted her dead, and why. But the investigation, fraught with danger, may be the toughest fight of his life...
A Christmas Quilt: The Prequel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,730. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2016 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Amateur sleuth Maddy Madison and her Quilters Club cronies return with another cozy mystery set in Caruthers Corners, Indiana -- this time the murder of a Straw Hatter in the middle of the town’s annual Christmas Parade. Maybe “return” is not the right word, in that this book is a prequel, taking place before the others in this bestselling series... Merry Christmas from Marjory Sorrell Rockwell!
Till Murder Do Us Part
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,730. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Former medical examiner Margo Jenkins suspects that her sister was murdered. When her ex-brother-in-law’s second wife dies in the same manner, Margo’s suspicions are confirmed. Now she’s on a quest to stop the man from murdering any more wives. But her quest is thwarted by local Pensacola, Florida, hot-shot homicide detective, Richard Higgins, who doubts her theories and attempts to rein her in...
Seeking Skye - A Poppa Roy Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,100. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction
A cute and cozy crime novel, set in Australia, with a hint of romance and just a dash of mysticism. Seeking Skye follows the adventures of Poppa Roy Addams, a retired construction manager and sometimes amateur sleuth Poppa Roy uses mystical and unorthodox methods to search for clues to help him in his investigations, but the clues are often unclear and even confusing.
Playing Detective
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,250. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2015. Categories: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Games, puzzles and brain twisters
This book contains 64 adventure stories, each based around a criminal mystery that is up to the reader to solve.
There's Something Wrong with Miss Zelda
Series: Grandmothers Incorporated, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,760. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
When friends Bea, Connie, Hattie and Hattie's mother-in-law Miss Fanny, go on a dream vacation, no one objects when Miss Zelda Chambers is invited along. After all she's a sweet old lady and Miss Fanny's friend. However, things are not as they seem. Soon mystery, intrigue and laughs abound as the amateur sleuths of Grandmothers, Incorporated discover that There's Something Wrong with Miss Zelda.
Dummy Hand
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,180. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The ladies of the Langley Chase Bridge Club are at it again, only this time one of their own is accused of a bloody and violent murder. Dummy Hand is a fast paced, funny mystery set in Northern Virginia, home of the FBI, the NRO, the CIA and lots of other three-letter agencies. Does the foursome tangle with any of these in their quest to find a killer? What do you think?
Dying to Remember
Series: The Jennifer Marsh Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,240. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Fourth in the clever Jennifer Marsh Mysteries. Jimmy Mitchell disappeared 12 years ago the night of Jennifer’s prom, and now her high school reunion has turned deadly. Her first love, now married to her high school rival, is found dead in the parking lot--before he can tell Jennifer something important. Lost love and murder, both past and present, mix in a fast-paced tale of murder and betrayal.
The Hollow Tree at Dead Mule Swamp
Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 15,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Anastasia Raven finds a secret hidden in a hollow tree near Dead Mule Swamp. She thinks she's seeing things, as the discovery appears to have come straight from a Nancy Drew story. With some simple sleuthing, Ana catches Jimmie Mosher, whose grandfather used to own the house she has recently purchased, hiding money in the tree. But what else does Jimmie have to hide? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #2)