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Jail Bait (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #5)
Series: The Claudia Seferius Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,330. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A deadly contagion may have sent many of Rome’s wealthier citizens fleeing to the country, but for Claudia Seferius a plague is the least of her worries. For she has “temporarily borrowed” 3,000 sesterces from local millionaire Sabbio Tullus. OK, so she’d had to break into his depository to get at it, but did he really need to set the army after her?
Wolf Whistle (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #4)
Series: The Claudia Seferius Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 88,740. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Five slave women have been murdered on Market Day, so it isn’t a safe time for Claudia to be chased by dogs into the darkest streets of Rome. In the back alleys of the capital city, Claudia finds an abandoned boy, Jovi, and takes him home with her. A killer is stalking the streets, his victims linked by a tattoo that marks them as the "children of Arbil." But Arbil is no loving father...
The Old Inn at Punta de Sangre
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,700. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blood Point — there are plenty of reasons this lonely Pacific outcropping bears its name. Sara McGrath learns that sharks in the waters her daughter surfs are the least of her worries when she tries to close her first big coastal real estate deal. Desperate acts and unintended consequences zero in on Sara and her daughter as she comes face-to-face with what lurks beneath the surface.
The Gray and Languid Grave
Series: The Theresa Maddux Adventures, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 196,700. Language: American English. Published: May 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Reese’s kin are missing. During a desperate call from her biological father, Mason McCay, Theresa learns of the sudden disappearance of the Chancellors – her sister’s family, Jackie, Dan and the kids. Trapped in a scam as deadly as any conceived on the high seas, Reese battles modern piracy with a twist. Facing men of no conscience and fewer scruples, she and McCay run a rig of desperate survival.
Dance the Dream Awake
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Do past lives intrude into a present one to set wrongs right and fulfill desires yet unsatisfied? Tessa Harper’s relentless nightmares are driving her to fall apart in her present day life as co-owner of an art gallery in San Francisco. She is experiencing a Mayan sacrifice night after night that defies a modern solution. Desperate to escape her nightly horrors, she travels to Mexico...
Stone Cold (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #11)
Series: The Claudia Seferius Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 83,230. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Watcher waited until she bent down to gather a handful of bilberries. The woodland floor was soft and springy. The Watcher’s feet made no sound. Claudia was just ten when her father marched off to war and never came home. Now it’s time to uncover the truth about his disappearance.
Deadly Interest
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 110,590. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Reeling from a public humiliation by her former lover, Alex St. James returns home to find that her elderly neighbor has been murdered. Alex also discovers that the spunky old lady had been secretly looking into her bank’s lending practices. Drawn into the murder investigation, Alex uses her connections at Midwest Focus News Magazine to help the police find the killer.
Deadly Blessings
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,810. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It's not often Alex St. James has a story this tantalizing fall into her lap, only to have it snatched away again. As news researcher at Midwest Focus Television in Chicago, she'd been set to interview a young Polish immigrant woman, pregnant by a Catholic priest. When the woman is found murdered, and Alex tries to investigate, her boss abruptly reassigns her.
The Bride of Lottawatah
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,140. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
In The Bride of Lottawatah, the 13th volume of the Brianna Sullivan Mysteries series, all of Lottawatah eagerly anticipates the nuptials of reluctant psychic Brianna Sullivan and her Police Chief fiancé Cooper Jackson. But the week before the couple can say their "I do's," the local Senior Center becomes embroiled in an illegal drug scandal and a series of mysterious deaths strike the small town.
Killer Unleashed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Meet Chloe: she has a house, a best friend, and absolutely no idea how to say "no." So when her elderly neighbor asks her to surrender a little dog named Theo to the animal shelter, of course Chloe agrees. And when Theo pulls out his big puppy dog eyes, Chloe reluctantly gains a dog. And that’s when the trouble starts.
Scorpion's Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Former Inspector Liv Harris has now moved to a small Midlands town to seek not only a love life but a new start as a Private Investigator. As her love life becomes more complicated, Liv concentrates upon solving some missing persons cases and finds herself propelled her into the warped, violent world of an ex-warrior with several bitter scores to settle.
A Draw of Death
Series: Helen Binney Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,840. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
After twenty years as a political wife, the now-divorced Helen Binney should be able to organize a small event for the local library without breaking a sweat. But she didn't plan on the guest speaker, a controversial celebrity poker player, literally drawing a hand of death. Whose buttons did he push a little too hard? Was it really, as the police believe, the niece of Helen's handsome lawyer?
An Unseen Current
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 72,660. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
You never know what’s beneath the surface. When Seattle native and ex-actress Tish Yearly finds herself fired and evicted all in one afternoon, she knows she’s in deep water. And when she discovers the strangled corpse of grandfather's best friend, she knows she’s in over her head. Now Tish must swim against the current, and depend on her nearly forgotten acting skills to stay alive.
Small Town Secrets
Series: The River Bend Chronicles, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,880. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
An introduction to the River Bend Chronicles series, you will encounter fascinating characters, three murders, a marriage, and the beginning of a romance between Lynn and a detective known as Dusty. The story takes place over several weeks from May to August.....
Man Eater (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #3)
Series: The Claudia Seferius Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,670. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On the eve of the Roman festivities, the last thing you’d expect Claudia Seferius to be doing is heading out of the city. Unfortunately, even hedonistic young widows have to put business before pleasure when their vineyards are threatened with arson. Taking a shortcut through the Umbrian countryside, she is forced off the road, and Claudia finds herself being framed for murder…
Virgin Territory (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #2)
Series: The Claudia Seferius Mysteries. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,220. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It just wasn’t fair. When you marry a man for his money, you expect him to leave you a shining pile of gold pieces. Not a crummy old wine business. How was the new young widow Claudia going to pay off her gambling debts now? So when Eugenius Collatinus asks Claudia to chaperone his granddaughter to Sicily she jumps at the chance to escape Rome. And then a woman’s brutalized body is discovered...
I, Claudia (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #1)
Series: The Claudia Seferius Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,110. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Claudia Seferius has successfully flattered her way into marriage with a wealthy Roman wine merchant. But when her secret gambling debts spiral, she hits on another resourceful way to make money - offering her “personal services” to high-ranking Roman Citizens. Unfortunately her clients are now turning up dead - the victims of a sadistic serial killer.
Disappear
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,800. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A UK #1 in Mystery-Women Sleuths A vicious killer...a mind-bending mystery...a woman's search for answers On a rain-drenched night, a young husband runs to the corner shop - and never returns. Eighteen years later his un-aged body is found wearing the same clothes, on the same street. Searching for answers, his widow Jennifer Parkes is drawn into a maze of deception and terror.
Silence and Circumstance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,680. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Agatha Christie, pawn or puppet-master? For eleven days in December 1926, that was the question all of England was asking. Was she kidnapped, or possibly a pawn trapped in an international mystery? Or could she actually be the puppet-master, secretly manipulating an entire nation from behind her typewriter?
The Quilters Club Quartet (The First Four Quilters Club Mysteries)
Series: Quilters Club Mysteries. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,290. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Yes, this anthology contains the first four books on the bestselling Quilters Club Mystery Series -- The Underhanded Stitch, Patchwork Puzzler, Coming Unraveled, and Hemmed In. Here you’ll meet Maddy, Cookie, Bootsie, Lizzie, and precocious Aggie, solving historical mysteries in their cozy little town of Caruthers Corners, Indiana. This special bundle is a huge savings of 37% off the ebooks.