Kim M. Watt

All Out of Leeds: a DI Adams Mystery
Series: A DI Adams Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,590. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2024 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Literature, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
DI Adams fled London thanks to bridge-dwelling monsters and magical toasties – a one-time experience she's in no hurry to repeat. She's a detective, not a magical bloody investigator. But Leeds has other plans, and with a dangerous necklace on the loose, she's the only one who can stop it. With her duck, a dog, and a very big stick ...
Bonfire of the Calamities - a Cozy Mystery (with Dragons)
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,460. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2023 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Bonfire Night is coming to Toot Hansell, and with it a body, a theft, and a whole collection of rogue wildlife and clothing-optional protesters. And even the dragons may not be able to keep the ladies of the Women's Institute safe this time ...
Gobbelino London & a Collision of Catastrophes
Series: Gobbelino London, PI, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 105,930. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2023 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
We left Leeds because half the Folk in the city wanted us dead. Now we're back to help a friend, and this time it looks like we're not the only targets. Now the city's power-sotted magic-workers want everyone dead, and if we don't figure out how to put a stop to things we can add 'end times' to our resumes ...
The Gobbelino London Collection, Books 1-4: A Yorkshire Urban Fantasy Series
Series: Gobbelino London, PI, Book 0. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 323,200. Language: English. Originally Published: March 17, 2023 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
Whether it's a feral book of power determined to tear reality apart, a zombie apocalypse exploding into downtown Leeds, or run-ins with bad-tempered unicorns and alarmingly hungry almost-gods, G&C London are the PIs you want on your side.They may not know what they're doing, but they'll do it with great enthusiasm. If the price is right, of course.
The Beaufort Scales Cozy Mysteries with Dragons Boxset
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 344,500. Language: English. Originally Published: September 16, 2020 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A tranquil Yorkshire village. Ladies of a certain age. An unexpectedly high crime rate. Dragons. And copious amounts of tea and cake, obviously.
Gobbelino London & a Menace of Mermaids
Series: Gobbelino London, PI, Book 6. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,200. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2023 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
We came to Whitby to hide out, since a good proportion of the magical population of North Yorkshire are on our tails. But lying low isn't really our thing, and now we're racing to save a friend who's been taken by the sea. With a pirate, a parrot, and a mermaid on our side, what could possibly go wrong? Other than Black Dogs, kraken cults, and the Sea Witch …
What Happened in London - A DI Adams Prequel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,130. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2023 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is not DS Adams' usual kit. This is not DS Adams' usual case. She doesn't think it's anyone's usual case, not with the vanishing children and the looming bridge and the hungry river. Not with the snap-snap-snap. But six kids are missing, and she's not going to let there be a seventh. Not on her watch. And she knows how to handle human monsters, after all. How different can this really be ...?
Gobbelino London & a Contagion of Zombies
Series: Gobbelino London, PI, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,370. Language: English. Originally Published: May 22, 2020 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"Zombies don't exist. You told me they don't exist." "There's a corpse clawing its way out of a grave over there. I'm open to the possibility that I may have been wrong." I see dead people. And I'm not the only one. They're even on Facebook. The dead are rising, and if we don't stop them before the infection spreads any further, we're going to be knee-deep in the zombie apocalypse before you...
Gobbelino London & A Melee of Mages
Series: Gobbelino London, PI, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,710. Language: English. Originally Published: May 7, 2021 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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"We'll do it," Callum said. "Of course we will," I said. "Why would we not stalk the scary magician who might be trying to raise his son from the dead? For free?" Like it or not, when a sorcerer asks you to track a magician, you track a magician. It's that or spend life as a hamster. So we did. But, turns out, the scary magician is the least of our worries. Between raging squirrel mobs, My...
Gobbelino London & a Worry of Weres
Series: Gobbelino London, PI, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Originally Published: May 6, 2022 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
I had one rule. No weres. But with a sorcerer threatening me with out of body experiences, I'm going to have to rethink things. We need to find her dentist, and there's only one lead. One hairy, stinking, lead. Grab the chew toys. We're going on a were hunt ...
Game of Scones - a Cozy Mystery (with Dragons)
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,580. Language: English. Originally Published: November 1, 2019 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
Bribery. Corruption. Murder. Who said local politics were boring? Suspicious deaths on the Skipton city council don't sound as though they should have anything at all to do with the Toot Hansell Women's Institute, and DI Adams would rather like to keep it that way. But when the councillor for Toot Hansell becomes the latest victim, Alice Martin, chair of the W.I. and RAF Wing Commander (ret...
Beast-Laid Plans - a Cozy Mystery (with Dragons)
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,450. Language: English. Originally Published: September 15, 2022 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A dragon is missing. A Beast stalks the Dales. And the hunters are coming … DI Adams' missing person is a human, not a dragon. But the trails of both lead straight to the village of Eldmere, where glimpses of a mysterious Beast have drawn the attention of the nation's monster hunters. And where, of course, the Toot Hansell Women's Institute and the Cloverly dragons are in hot pursuit of Gilbert...
Baking Bad - A Cozy Mystery (With Dragons)
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,840. Language: English. Originally Published: November 4, 2018 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
A tranquil village. A poisoned cupcake. A murdered vicar. A simple case - or it should be. But all clues point to the Toot Hansell Women's Institute, and Detective Inspector Adams is about to discover there's much more to the W.I. than just bake sales and jam making. Alice Martin, RAF Wing Commander (Ret.), and current chair of the Women's Institute, knows the ladies of the W.I. are not guilty...
Coming Up Roses - a Cozy Mystery (with Dragons)
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,650. Language: English. Originally Published: September 24, 2021 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
There's a fine line between 'eccentric' and 'a danger to oneself and others'. And that line may just lie with the body in the freezer. That's certainly what DI Adams is thinking when said body turns up in Rose's freezer. Rose might not look like an octogenarian black widow, but it's the inspector's job to follow the evidence, no matter how distasteful that might be. Alice and the ladies of the...
Gobbelino London & a Complication of Unicorns
Series: Gobbelino London, PI, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,980. Language: English. Originally Published: August 28, 2020 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
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"Unicorns never were that bright," I said. "That's why they're the only kind to stab their own entire species into extinction." "Not quite the entire species," Callum said. When a man from Callum's past turns up at our door claiming to have lost both the last herd of unicorns in England and his sister, I knew it should be a hard pass. The past has teeth. But old debts plus a damsel in distress...
Oddly Enough: Tales of the Unordinary, Volume One
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,700. Language: English. Originally Published: December 19, 2021 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Old gods rise. A jewel thief falls. A late night wish is tragically granted. And somewhere, on the edge of the dark or in the belly of an unknown machine, stories are born. Stories of heroic chickens and lost demons, dangerous golf games and pies full of fury. Stories of magic and uncertainty. Stories of the unordinary. Come on in and discover them. Don't worry, it's perfectly safe. This world...
A Manor of Life & Death - A Cozy Mystery (with Dragons)
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,970. Language: English. Originally Published: March 29, 2019 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Warring staff. "Accidental" poisonings. Topiary of dubious intent. Throw in the full complement of the Toot Hansell Women's Institute and dragons doing yoga on the terrace, and DI Adams is starting to wonder if she might have made a small misjudgement signing up for this particular spa weekend in the country. And that's before the dead body in the sauna and the storm that cuts them off from the...
Gobbelino London & a Scourge of Pleasantries
Series: Gobbelino London, PI, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,010. Language: English. Originally Published: February 28, 2020 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
"What've we got?" "Tigers. Snakes. Alligators. Tears in the skin of the universe." Susan shrugged. "I think I saw a kraken in the sink, too." Find a missing book. That was the job the woman in the Doc Martens gave us. Easy money, right? Only now it seems she's actually an ancient, powerful sorcerer, and the book is a Book of Power that doesn't want to be found. It wants to tear reality apart at...
Yule Be Sorry - A Christmas Cozy Mystery (With Dragons)
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,260. Language: English. Originally Published: November 30, 2018 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A festive tale of kidnapping, explosions, & stolen turkeys.... One should never meddle in the affairs of dragons, but someone has been doing just that. They've been making imitation dragon scale baubles that are nothing short of lethal, and kidnapping delivery drivers all over the Yorkshire Dales. They've also been leaving behind some distinctly dragon-ish traces. Beaufort Scales, High Lord of...
A Toot Hansell Christmas Cracker
Series: A Beaufort Scales Mystery, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 57,950. Language: English. Originally Published: December 9, 2020 by Kim M. Watt. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Fantasy » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Rebellious Christmas wreaths. Mysterious welly-dwelling eggs. A plague of irate water fowl. And ten ladies of a certain age who are by no means the least troublesome of Toot Hansell's residents, as far as Detective Inspector Adams is concerned. She's entirely certain her training never covered dealing with the Women's Institute, dragons, or festive magic spills. Not to mention invisible dogs...

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