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The Hollow Tree at Dead Mule Swamp
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Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 15,210. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 6 reviews)
Anastasia Raven finds a secret hidden in a hollow tree near Dead Mule Swamp. She thinks she's seeing things, as the discovery appears to have come straight from a Nancy Drew story. With some simple sleuthing, Ana catches Jimmie Mosher, whose grandfather used to own the house she has recently purchased, hiding money in the tree. But what else does Jimmie have to hide? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #2)
Bewaji's Ankara Adventures: A Novella (The Aso-Ebi Chronicles, Part 1)
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Series: The Aso-Ebi Chronicles, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,330. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bewaji is a 24-year old woman who is hired to investigate a strange case involving an American woman romantically involved with a man living in Nigeria. The presumption is that the woman is a victim of one of the popular "romance scams." Will her suspicions be proven right?
"A Murder in Harlem"
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Price: Free! Words: 5,510. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
The first short mystery story in the continuing saga of amateur detective Miriam Obadah, a woman from Ghana who lives in Harlem with her husband, Kofi, and co-wife, Nana. Download the anthology for other good reads. Five of the 11 stories in the anthology appeared in Alfred Hitchcock Mystery Magazine.
Deja Vu- A Novella
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Price: Free! Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"The fear froze across her back and chained her forehead in sweat." Naomi Zhu is a citizen of Maple Falls, a town where locking doors is considered optional. Then, at 1:46 PM on a typical summer's day, Broc Avery is murdered. Naomi's boyfriend is accused of manslaughter. To free him, Naomi must break-free of her sheltered life and ride a whirlwind of love, danger, revenge, and bone-chilling fear.
Oxygen Restriction
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lucy Harlow takes a job as a PA to David Black, the owner of a specialist engineering firm, and lands in a small office taut with sexual tension. But there’s also something more sinister. When David asks her to babysit for him and his wife Miriam, Lucy does some digging. She finds a disturbing photo of a naked Miriam in David’s wallet, a discovery that sets her on the trail of a serial killer...
The Day It Happened
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Series: Miranda's Rights Mysteries, Prologue. Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What happened to Miranda Steele shouldn’t happen to anyone. This short extended prologue introduces the Miranda's Rights Mystery series—mysteries featuring Miranda Steele, a woman with a miserable past who fights her way to happiness and finds it where she least expects it.
Dani Hayward, P.I.: The Richard Clark Case
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Price: Free! Words: 18,800. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Attorney Phillip Blakely's first encounter with Dani Hayward was one he would prefer to leave in his past. But another dead end case has dropped into his lap and, once again, he seeks the help of Dani Hayward, Private Investigator.
Dani Hayward, P.I.: The Joshua Franklin File
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Price: Free! Words: 16,450. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Dani Hayward, a Private Investigator with a secret inside track, travels the country taking on difficult cases. In The Joshua Franklin File, city founder Joshua Franklin is murdered in his locked study.
Murder on the High Seas: A Practical Caregiver Caper #1
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Series: The Practical Caregiver Capers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When caregiver Kate sails for Bermuda on a little R&R, she never expects to find herself drawn into a murder plot. Pestered by a man who can't take no for an answer and wooed by a man who seems too good to be true, Kate has to figure out what is real and what is not. It's not easy to be a middle-aged, baby boomer femme fatale, but the ever feisty, confident Kate does her best to solve the mystery.
Welcome to Mom's Diner
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.83 from 6 reviews)
A nice smile from a pretty face in a cozy diner doesn't mean there aren't deeper things afoot.
Life in Fiction
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Price: Free! Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Jimmy Slade is a broken old man looking to solve the eighteen-year old murder of his ten-year old son.
The Chapel of Death
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.00 from 1 review)
A single door securely locked, two sealed windows, a chapel on the hill. At the base of the altar is sprawled the first corpse, the remains of a young woman. Behind the altar is the leathery cadaver of a young man, his head flopped over his shoulder. A case for Chief Inspector, Maurice Pruvost, and Professor Jacqueline Mouchot, internationally-acclaimed forensic anthropologist at the Sorbonne.
Partners
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Series: Vegas, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,530. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
These characters will grab you and take you on the ride of your life!! Book #1 in a new adventure!!! - Short Story Prequel for Roll the Dice! (Hot Romance & Powerful Suspense - Vegas Series)
Sledge
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Price: Free! Words: 10,880. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Private investigator Mary Walker is in a fight for her life against a ghost from her past.
Vampire For Hire
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Price: Free! Words: 10,350. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A job that is wrought with danger, full of secrets, and pays more than two months of her current job waiting tables. Who wouldn’t take it? Lexlie Carter takes the job. And changes her life forever.
The Magician - An Andromache Jones Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 9,610. Language: British English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Andromache Jones has somehow managed to capture the attention of The Magician and finds herself caught up in The Game, his challenge that has very real life and death consequences, and not only for her. Can she complete the test he has set in the allotted time and live to see another day, or will failure, and The Magician triumph?
A Question of Breeding
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,610. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012 by Black Bay Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sue-Ann McKeown is not a detective; she's a small-town newspaper editor. Yet mysteries keep cropping up and, well, somebody has to solve them, right? In this stand-alone story in the Small-Town series, Sue-Ann is approached by a fledgling horse breeder who suspects she may have been swindled when her new Trakehner's DNA test comes back squirrelly.
Where's Emma?: A Denali Hawthorne Short Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 6,590. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Denali and her friends are enjoying the last camping trip of the summer when six-year-old Emma, a cutie in a pink Barbie jacket, invites herself for s’mores. When Emma goes missing, they pitch in to help in the search. Can they find Emma? -A short story, plus an excerpt from Kidnapped at the Midnight Sun.
A Cat Caper: A Delilah Duffy Short
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Price: Free! Words: 5,360. Language: American English. Published: February 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
There are no mysteries too small for Delilah Duffy, at least not according to her great-grandmother, but missing cats?
Clueless in Seattle: A Tiny Mystery You Can Solve
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Price: Free! Words: 710. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A tiny mystery you can solve in five minutes: Kara receives an incriminating photo on her cell phone. Has her boyfriend been cheating right under her nose? A short-short story, about 500 words.