Books tagged: village mystery

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The Hotel Westend: A Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,360. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
In the lone hotel on top of the cliffs a curious group of guests has been assembled by an unknown host. What’s even more puzzling is that not even the guests seem to know why. All, however, were suspects in an unsolved murder twenty years earlier, and at the historic Hotel Westend, murder—like history—has a tendency to repeat itself.
Friends and Enemies
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Loyalty is an admirable quality, but not if it leads to one friend turning against another. When old friends gather in Mellingham for a high school reunion, there is one who wants to know the truth. Who sent his father to prison, and changed his family's life forever? Chief Joe Silva must learn a lot about the paper industry, its closed world and the loyalty it inspires, in order to solve a crime.
My Patch: The life of Reginald Smithers, a village policeman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,750. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These short stories relate the experiences of Reginald Smithers, a policeman in the small English village of Stackfort on Humber in the first half of the 20th century. They cover his life, from his first appointment as a young constable, his promotion to sergeant through to his retirement and reveal the sometimes humorous, but always interesting, aspects of his life and the lives of his friends.
Croaked: an Edgar Rowdey Cape Cod Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 115,190. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2011 by Boom-Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
With a new name and new soup-chef’s job at Leo’s Back End, Lydia Vivaldi thinks she’s home free--until she learns her best friend on Cape Cod took a fatal fall off a ladder. Only local artist Edgar Rowdey shares Lydia’s doubts about the “accident.” Can a Wampanoag cashier, a retired Broadway musical team, and a hippie bookstore clerk, among others, help these unlikely sleuths avert more deaths?
A Tricky Lie
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,590. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In this cosy mystery, Scottish distillery heiress Fiona Sutherland returns to the bucolic village of her childhood to assume her role in the family business only to discover her true expertise is jousting with enigmatic Chief Inspector Nick Dawson when her grandmother’s friend falsely confesses to the murder of the local greenkeeper two days before the start of the British Open.