Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries

Murder Passes the Buck
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 61,580. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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After her neighbor is shot and killed in his hunting blind, 66-year-old Gertie Johnson will do whatever it takes to solve the case in book 1 of this award-winning mystery series. “Laugh-out-loud funny” Crimespree Magazine-“Fans of Janet Evanovich, imagine Grandma Mazur with a shotgun.” Green Bay Press Gazette-“One of the most memorable heroes in crime fiction." Lansing State Journal
Murder Grins and Bears It
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When a game warden is murdered in the Michigan U.P., Gertie Johnson is hot on the trail. She is hampered by pin-curled Kitty and man-hungry Cora Mae. Worse, Gertie’s son, the local sheriff, seems more concerned with arresting his mother for cruising without a driver's license than catching a killer.
Murder Talks Turkey
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 62,150. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Gertie Johnson is standing in line at the credit union when it's held up at gunpoint. Committing a robbery in a town where everyone is armed isn't the smartest thing to do, and the gunman is shot dead right there in the lobby. But even in a room full of witnesses, the stolen money has vanished. Faster than you can say 'Tom Turkey', Gertie is on the case.
Murder Bites the Bullet: A Gertie Johnson Murder Mystery
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,250. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Finnish resident Harry Aho (sometimes pronounced A-hoe) takes a bullet at his kitchen table, Gertie Johnson suspects it has something to do with the public shooting range he set up right on the property line next to a Swede. The Trouble Busters bring out the big guns to crack this one, including deer cameras, a riot gun, and faithful Fred, the semi-retired police dog.
Murder Trims the Tree (A Gertie Johnson Christmas Novella)
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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When Gertie and her cohorts decide to do their court-ordered community service at the local assisted living home during the Christmas season, they get more than they (plea) bargained for. "A hoot with a heart." Cozy Library
Murder Begins at Home (A Novella)
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,850. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Gertie has her hands full with her 92-year-old M-I-L, who is writing a guide to controlling husbands and using local examples. Then an old-timer goes missing and winds up right next to a dead body with the murder weapon clutched in his fist. Soon Gertie will have a few behind-the-scenes relationship stories of her own. She doesn’t know it yet, but living to tell them is going to be the tricky part
Murder Comes in Threes
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 61,110. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
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Sixty-six year old Gertie Johnson and cohorts Cora Mae and Kitty have a knack for stirring up trouble in what was once a quiet backwoods community in the heart of the Michigan Upper Peninsula. Three previously published humorous novella adventures in one edition: Murder Bites the Bullet Murder Trims the Tree Murder Begins at Home
Murder Decks the Halls
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A Short Christmas Story - It’s the season to be jolly in the Michigan Upper Peninsula, and the Trouble Busters are looking forward to the annual holiday lull in crime solving. But Gertie’s plan to relax inside her ice shanty and catch a few fish is blown to smithereens when a stick of dynamite takes out one of the Hall brothers. With the help of Cora Mae and Kitty, Gertie is determined to reel in