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A Felony of Birds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,070. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Native American Fish & Wildlife Investigator, Rhoda Deerwalker, finds more than she bargained for when a routine bird smuggling case turns deadly. Promoted to head of security she stumbles on a survivalist cult, a terrorist plot, and her roots as a Native American. Along the way she also finds romance. It's an exciting read from beginning to end.
The Fluorine Murder
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 9,060. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2009. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Fluorine Murder is the ninth story in the Periodic Table Mystery Series by Camille Minichino. Watch retired physicist Gloria Lamerino juggle wedding plans with solving a case of arson and murder. If you like it, you're in luck: there are 109 stories to go!
When Angels Cry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,400. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2010. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
Called back to her hometown on the Oregon Coast Abigail Daniels struggles with the sudden death of her mother. The doctor calls the death a heart attack--Abigail believes she was more than likely frightened to death. Abigail delves into the town's secrets. The more she uncovers layers of possible murder suspects could the motive for murder be buried treasure washed ashore 150 years earlier?
Gone Away
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 1. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,590. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
The 1st book in the delightful British cozy mystery series featuring Sheila Malory, a plain-spoken widow residing in the seaside town of Taviscombe, England. When pretty but avaricious Lee Montgomery disappears, her fiancé Charles Richardson enlists Mrs. Malory’s help. The dauntless Mrs. Malory soon suspects the worst. Little does she realize the terrible secrets her investigation will reveal..
The Cruellest Month
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 56,040. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Sheila Malory's godson finds Ms. Richmond, a librarian in Oxford’s New Bodleian library, crushed under collapsed bookshelves, Mrs. Malory probes the victim’s past in search of answers. Could Gwen, who had many enemies, have been murdered for blackmail? Holt's civilized and tantalizing mystery explores both modern Oxford and rural wartime England. Book 2 in Holt’s Mrs. Malory series.
The Shortest Journey
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 3. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 52,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mrs. Malory returns to investigate a rich widow's disappearance after her daughter pressures her mother to sign over a large inheritance. There are many surprises as the dauntless sleuth delves beneath the peaceful surface of village life. Book 3 of Holt's Mrs. Malory mysteries.
Mrs. Malory and the Festival Murder
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mrs. Malory visits the Taviscombe Festival, which has been appropriated by Adrian Palgrave, a writer of little renown. Palgrave, literary executor for Lawrence Meredith, a leading literary figure of the 20s and 30s, is found beaten to death, and suspects abound. Two other deaths and an attempt to destroy Meredith’s papers lead Sheila to search for long-held secrets that bred fatal consequences.
Mrs. Quigley's Kidnapping
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,160. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Mattie Draper opened her Chicago detective agency in 1968, she was one of a handful of female Private Investigators nationwide. For three months, her greatest challenges were finding lost pets and wayward spouses—until someone kidnapped Diana Quigley. In a race to find the missing woman, Mattie tries to untangle the helpful information supplied by a growing lists of suspects.
After the Fire
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Price: Free! Words: 76,990. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An insurance adjuster investigates a suspicious fire that killed dozens of people from her home town. The fire was arson and the owners had motive, but Bev believes them when they tell her they didn't set the fire. She sets out to find out who did it, and why.
The Female of the Species
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,360. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
15 Short Stories involving the Psychic, mixed-race female detective from Witchmoor Edge in Yorkshire. These are the short stories that gave rise to the novels - the woman who turns up alive when her husband's in jail for murdering her; the disappearing proceeds of armed robbery; the murder that turned out to be suicide and the suicide that turned out to be murder ... brain teasers all.