Books tagged: amateur detectives

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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: $2.99 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
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)
Aisle of the Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,970. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An elderly clergyman tells Pat and Phillis of the strange happenings in the middle of the night in the old rectory. "I was at my wit's end," he told them. "I wasn't sure if I was having a nervous breakdown or becoming senile. Then, the noises. I can still hear those dreadful noises in the dead of night." Intrigued, they rush off to Philadelphia. They're too late. Murder gets there before them.
The Bodies Out Back
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,050. Language: English. Published: January 30, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A posh home in Philadelphia's Society Hill. A balcony for sunbathing. What's wrong with this picture? Nothing, unless you look over the railing. Your neighbor is looking up, only she doesn't see you. She's dead. If the cozy whodunit with family intrigue, blackmail, a couple of bodies, is your cup of tea, you'll want to join Pat Montgomary and Phillis Toner solve the mystery of THE BODIES OUT BACK.