Amateur-sleuth Stories

85 Stories

The Toast of the Town (Fox & Oakby Murder Mysteries Book III) by kkolmakov
The Toast of the Town (Fox & Katya Kolmakov
After solving a double murder - twice - Imogen Fox, the personal assistant of the John Oakby, the Mayor of a tiny own of Fleckney Woulds, has sworn to never again give i...
My Sister's Keeper by BBenners
My Sister's Keeperby Bill Benners
After his sister is brutally attacked and crippled investigating the rape of a thirteen-year-old, Richard Baimbridge rushes back to his hometown of Wilmington, NC, to as...
A Hero's Secret by jenandy_
A Hero's Secretby jen
A rash photography blogger moves to a cottage in the trees, immediately finds a dead body, and proceeds to team up with the town's forever suspected murderer to dig up b...
Malpractice Makes Perfect by DeliriousMoon
Malpractice Makes Perfectby Jess Jones
When heiress Alexis Dupont asks part-time P.I Evie Harper to search her sisters room for an expensive missing heirloom it seems like an easy gig to give Evie a little po...
A Body in the Backyard: A Myrtle Clover Mystery #4 by ElizabethSCraig
A Body in the Backyard: A Myrtle Elizabeth S. Craig
It's just an ordinary day for octogenarian sleuth Myrtle Clover-until her yardman discovers a dead body planted in her backyard. This death isn't cut and dried-the victi...
Death and the Motherlode by HeatherHutchins
Death and the Motherlodeby HZ Hutchins
You can contact the AUTHOR at Paulette Goddard lives in a world of contradictions. For example, Paulette is a feisty, size 24, smart mouth, while...
Progressive Dinner Deadly:  A Myrtle Clover Cozy Mystery #2 by ElizabethSCraig
Progressive Dinner Deadly: A Elizabeth S. Craig
Retired octogenarian schoolteacher Myrtle Clover is fit to be tied when her book club votes to change to a supper club. Who wants chips and dip when they can have Dicke...
Armed and Outrageous by user02421972
Armed and Outrageousby Madison Johns
Agnes Barton is not your typical senior citizen living in Tadium, MI, on the shores of Lake Huron. She drives a red hot Mustang, shops at Victoria's Secret, rankles loca...
Sign Off (Caught Dead In Wyoming, Book 1) by PatriciaMcLinn
Sign Off (Caught Dead In PatriciaMcLinn
Divorce a husband, lose a career ... grapple with a murder. TV journalist Elizabeth "E.M." Danniher will tell you she committed two sins - she didn't stay youn...
Death at a Drop-In: Myrtle Clover #5 by ElizabethSCraig
Death at a Drop-In: Myrtle Elizabeth S. Craig
Cosette Whitlow is a society matron...if tiny Bradley, North Carolina, has one. She kindly volunteers for all the town's charities, but isn't nearly as kind to her own f...
Cruise & Bruise:- A Nancy Drew & Hardy Boys Fanfiction by granger197
Cruise & Bruise:- A Nancy Drew & Queen Nerd
It's Nancy's twentieth birthday, and among the numerous gifts she received, the best one was a ticket to Thomas & Co. Cruise with the Hardys, for a few days. But a sudde...
Sounds of Murder by par2323
Sounds of Murderby Patricia Rockwell
When Psychology Professor Pamela Barnes discovers her department's star researcher strangled to death in the computer lab, she's determined to find out who did it. Will...
Cozy Mystery: Cake Spell Disaster (A Haven Witch Woman Sleuths Book) COMPLETED by zoearden
Cozy Mystery: Cake Spell zoearden
Mistmoor Point has a new dirty word... poison! Welcome to Mistmoor Point... A small town on a small island where magic is standard practice and witches rule. Felicity R...
A Dangerous Woman (A Fay Cunningham Mystery-Book 1) by DebraLee0
A Dangerous Woman (A Fay Debra Lee
Fay Cunningham, publisher of a small-town Pennsylvania newspaper, is having a well deserved midlife crisis. Both nicotine-and calorie-deprived, she stays busy delivering...
Prometheus Framed by mestrin
Prometheus Framedby Michael Estrin
Everyone knows Prometheus stole fire and gave it to humanity. Except maybe he didn't do it. Maybe Prometheus is innocent-unjustly chained to a rock, unfairly sentenced t...
The Incident Concerning The Alsatian Dog. by TiNyDiAmOnD101
The Incident Concerning The Rachel Short
When asked in the future about her sister's cases, Isabel Winter would always refer to the Incident Concerning The Alsatian Dog. Nobody really knew why, but they all kne...
Killer Cupcakes (Complete Novel) by MildaHarris
Killer Cupcakes (Complete Novel)by MildaHarris
Ava's first day of work at Celebrity Cupcakes and Coffee goes horribly awry when television star Penelope Rose drops dead after eating the first cupcake. Horrified that...
Murder Is At Hand. by TiNyDiAmOnD101
Murder Is At Rachel Short
Four men sit down to a poker game. The first is a company commander, returned from the War under suspicious circumstances. The second is a humble soldier, although humbl...
The Spiritualist's Dilemma by noahzalexander
The Spiritualist's Dilemmaby Noah Alexander
Maya wants to become a detective, but there is a problem...She is a woman and this is 1878 Dr. Chinew's first night in his new house is disturbed by a break-in. The intr...