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The Political Blogging Murder: Book One in the Political Murder Series
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Series: Political Murder, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
After environmentalist Laura Delaney finds a body backstage at a political trivia contest, she teams up with Washington political reporter David Wainwright to search online through social media and the political blogosphere to find out who committed the murder — and why. Along the way, she sees firsthand the foibles of the Beltway media and explores political extremes.
MELTDOWN - The Complete Series
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,650. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"Lars Emmerich is right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille, and Frederick Forsyth." - Gene GeRue, Amazon Special Agent Sam Jameson never pays much attention to the crackpots and goofballs with their shrill economic doomsday predictions… until their dire conjecture suddenly comes true. That's when her week blazes past horrible and crashes headlong into nightmarish.
The Happy Cat's Home Mysteries
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,120. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Two stories in THE HAPPY CAT'S HOME MYSTERIES. In THE HAPPY CAT'S DETECTIVE, Cristina Solans is hired to find a Japanese Bobtail. Coincidentally, the client's husband also goes missing after stealing a diamond necklace. Are the two cases connected?  In GONE ASTRAY,  a sworn enemy from Cristina's former school hires her to steal a ceramic cat. But there's a catch...and a mischievous kitten.
Miz Scarlet and the Imposing Imposter (A Scarlet Wilson Mystery)
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Series: A Scarlet Wilson Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,960. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A financial Ponzi-style fraud costs the Wilsons everything but the old family manse....Opening the Four Acorns Inn sounds like a good idea, except for one thing -- someone is out to ruin them anyway possible, and that includes murder.
Teacher, Teacher
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,680. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Beth Conroy: young, beautiful, Tennessee Teacher of the Year—is shocked to learn she’s been accused of sexual misconduct with a student. Facing a scandal of epic proportions, Palmer School retains private investigator Dani Ripper to sort out the truth and protect their interests.
How to Blackmail a Ghost (Libby Grace Mystery Book 2)
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Series: Libby Grace Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,050. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Ghost, Libby Grace must find out who killed the town busybody before her blackmailer reveals her secret. Somewhere out there her body is losing the fight for life, and she's running out of time.
The News in Small Towns
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,160. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sue-Ann McKeown returns to her home town after a crushing six months of war reporting in Iraq. She has given up her high-profile job in Virginia and broken up with her boyfriend. Even her new job with a small-town newspaper seems almost too much to handle, especially since her old high school rival works there, too. But a dead goat is in her future, as well as voodoo, horses, and maybe even love.
The Truth About Charlie: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 4)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,610. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sally goes on an all expenses paid trip to Florida to be an advocate for her son and his wife when they are offered the opportunity to adopt a baby from a wealthy family. But when the biological father meets his death shortly after a meeting with Sally, life gets more complicated. A woman with a curious nature, some time on her hands, and believing killers should be caught has to do what she can.
Four Seasons (Butterscotch Jones Mysteries Book 9)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,430. Language: American English. Published: June 19, 2014 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Leon Rausch of the CIA was not thrilled to be stranded in the Canadian wilderness. While worried about the attempted assassination that brought down his plane not far from McIntyre's Gulch, he has no idea that other dangers are lurking in the woods around him.
Never Sorry [Book 2, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
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Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,500. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Margaret Maron described this second book in the Leigh Koslow Mystery series (originally published by Penguin Putnam in 1999) as having "appealing characters and a blessedly lucid writing style... a solid plot that keeps the pages turning." An engaging tale of behind-the-scenes zoo life, sociopathic ex-classmates, missing bodies, and the usual cast of colorful pets and certifiable relatives!
The Ex Who Wouldn't Die
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Series: Charley's Ghost, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,760. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Book 1, Charley's Ghost series Amanda has been trying for a year to divorce her lying, cheating, scam artist husband, Charley. Then he turns up dead. Finally they are no longer married! But she is the primary suspect and, if that isn't bad enough, Charley's ghost shows up in her apartment. He was rejected, not allowed to go to the light. Even death did not them part.
Restless Natives
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,590. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The weekend before her coffee shop’s Grand Opening in the small Wisconsin town of Horizon, former Chicago marketing exec Ellie Gooden opens the back door to her business... and finds murder. Now she must solve the crime to clear her name - and save her life.
Trust Me
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Betrayed by the men she loved and condemned by the media as an embezzler, financial advisor Ela Danforth seeks sanctuary in the small town of Rockypoint, New Hampshire, where she believes her world will return to normal, until a mysterious stalker threatens her refuge, just as a charming lawyer, Nash McCain, enters her life.
The Widow James ~ As the River Runs ~ Book 1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014 by Black Opal Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lindsay, “Lindy” Deane James, a forensic psychologist and widow of an ER physician, returns to her hometown of Lynchburg, Virginia, after her best friend pleads with her to clear Elsie, an elderly friend, from insanity and murder charges. As Lindy investigates, she uncovers dark secrets that threaten the reputations of many prominent Lynchburg residents...
Modern Art
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,660. Language: American English. Published: July 26, 2014 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Juliet Henry knows nothing about modern art but that doesn't stop her from filling in when there is a sudden vacancy at a prestigious art show. She is surrounded by strangers but among the new faces there is one she knows from her days at the NSA. She can take no comfort in this fact though because the face belongs to a man that was supposedly killed by terrorists years before.
Underdead with a Vengeance
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,950. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Science teacher Jo Gartner staked the dangerously attractive vampire who turned her almost undead, and his minions haven't come after her. No worries, she has it all under control. Except she's not sure Will is really dead dead. And her vampire-hunting crush is back investigating an odd murder. And when someone notices Jo's vampire traits, Jo must risk it all--before the next person dead is her.
Deadly Secrets
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,120. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The murder of socialite, Jackie Johnson, during a dinner party in her mansion, plunges Detective Slivy Brown into an unfamiliar world drenched with privilege and excess. Besides an unfaithful husband eager to inherit her fortune, dinner guests and servants harbor marvelous motives for murder. A secret uncovered by Slivy drags her into the heart of her own spine-chilling nightmare.
Crime Fiction for Beginners
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The murder investigation Detective Inspector Harriet Ware is heading takes her into an unsuspected world where publishers wearily fend off a spate of unwanted manuscripts. Her suspects include would-be authors who live as much in the plots they are weaving as in the mundane world they actually inhabit. ‘Crime Fiction for Beginners’ is five novels in one with an unexpected twist at the end.
The Night Prowlers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,680. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Graduate assistant Jan Lindell has her hands full, supervising a team of archaeology students excavating a Colonial-era inn. Sweltering heat, feuding students, vandalism, the local lunatic fringe, and complaints from the handsome son of the property’s owner are all complications she doesn’t need. But those become minor issues when her students are attacked and warnings turn into deadly threats.
Honeymoon in High Heels
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Series: High Heels Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Fashion designer Maddie Springer is on her way to honeymoon paradise in Tahiti with her hot new husband. Sand, sun and a romantic suite all to themselves... until Maddie stumbles on the dead body of a Tahitian dancer. Suddenly her husband is spending more time with the local police than his wife. If Maddie wants to have a honeymoon at all, it's up to her and her friends to track down the killer.