Books tagged: mystery comedy

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Motive
Price: Free! Words: 6,460. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A woman distrusts her husband and hires a private investigator. She's only shocked to know that the woman her husband was cheating on her with is her sister, but confronting and asking him for a divorce only sends her to her grave. She's found stabbed and dead in her kitchen, body in a pool of blood. When her husband is interviewed, he denies having anything to do with the homicide. Is he.....
Losing Your Head
Series: The Charlie Davies Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 78,770. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
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Charlie Davies is really not qualified to solve a murder. She's really not qualified to do anything, unless it involves publicly embarrassing herself. But when her former high-school nemesis, James McKenzie, is accused of his uncle's murder, he jokingly offers Charlie twenty thousand dollars and a house if she can clear his name.
The Ankeny Arsonist
Series: The Alphabet District Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,120. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Daughter of a famous chanteuse, Wanda Whipple prefers sleuthing to champagne and caviar. When an arsonist lights up the mayor's home, Wanda's investigative skills are put to a trial by fire...literally! Before long, a body is discovered in the rubble of the mayor's home, and the hunt is on for a killer. Wanda's old flame heads up the investigation, but Detective Rubio's no match for Wanda's talen
Mister Mottley and the Key of D
Price: Free! Words: 4,690. Language: English. Published: October 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
If you like your detectives soft-boiled and your noir with a bit of froth on top, try this whimsical short mystery set in 1930's Italy, with the jazz-age sleuth, Edmund Mottley.
Mad Murder Radio Play.
Price: $10.00 USD. Words: 4,260. Language: American English. Published: August 18, 2015. Categories: Plays » American / African American
This is a dramatic comedy play. A hard-up private detective, Rick Holiday, is asked by the glamorous movie star, Helena Corkham to prove that she is not guilty of murdering her husband, the great movie star Harvey Corkham. ,The police think that all the evidence points to Helena's guilt. Rick's assistant, Gloria Upright finds the vital clue that proves her innocence.
The Ronald Reagan Murder Case - A George Tirebiter Mystery
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 73,110. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2015 by BearManor Media. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
THE RONALD REAGAN MURDER CASE is a 60,000-word comedy mystery novel, set in Hollywood in January 1945, which introduces George Tirebiter, then a 25 year-old radio star, in his first "celebrity detective" role. Two murder mysteries engage George in this novel.
Dick and Henry: The Space Saga
Price: Free! Words: 18,330. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The Space Saga contains five unforgettable tales of deception, greed, and revenge. Watch as Dick attempts to outsmart a broken machine in Robot’s Bluff, as he searches for an answer to the Robot Wedding, and join him and HN-R3 in the search for the missing persons in
Raining Men and Corpses
Price: Free! Words: 72,490. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
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A grad student in pursuit of a larcenous advisor finds herself in deep waters … starting with his murder. An old flame and a troublesome grandma complicate matters even more. With storm clouds gathering, can she stay afloat?
Buzzkill
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,690. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Betsy Livingston is planning a wedding so what could go wrong? After publishing a recipe for homemade calamine lotion in the newspaper, the ladies in the community church make a large batch. Everyone loves the stuff until someone in Pecan Bayou is found dead after using it. The town points to Betsy and she starts rethinking her whole career as a helpful hints columnist. Now she must clear her own
Doggone Dead
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Give me land lots of land....and a puppy on the loose. When Betsy Livingston's puppy runs away, she has no idea it will lead her to a murder on a movie cowboy star's estate. Not only has there been a murder, but the town reports sightings of the dead cowboy himself. He's out to seek revenge on all who wronged his daughter who became the victim of her own money-loving butler. Enjoy a little ti