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Legwork
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,730. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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LEGWORK is the debut novel in Katy Munger's hilarious and acclaimed Casey Jones Mystery series. Casey is a big, bad bottled blonde who takes no prisoners as she delves into cases for those who are marginalized on the outskirts of society.
Out of Time
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 98,860. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Casey Jones takes the case of a woman on death row who has allegedly killed her cop husband and is due to die for her crime in four weeks time, shee sets herself at odds with her hometown police force and some of her most personal friends. When her investigation triggers a series of murders. Casey races to uncover the truth before more people die and before an innocent woman is put to death.
Money to Burn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When one of Casey's clients is killed on her watch, she vows to track down the murderer. Her search quickly takes her into the rarefied ranks of North Carolina's social elite, where her own dirt-poor childhood comes rushing back in a wave of self-doubt that adds fire to her considerable fury.
Bad To The Bone
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,160. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Casey is begged to intervene in a nasty interracial divorce involving a child custody dispute but when a murder soon follows, she realizes that she has been set-up by a sociopathic client. When the investigation takes Casey to the Panhandle of Florida, she must confront some demons of her past that she thought were long dead and buried.
Better Off Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 101,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Casey investigate a series of rapes on the Duke University campus after she becomes embroiled in a nasty civil suit filed against a female client who has been the victim of a horrible crime. Traumatized by the experience, she can no longer set foot outside her home. Casey agrees to help find her tormentor and goes undercover as Duke’s sluttiest student ever to find the killer.
Partners In Crime
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,980. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Writing as Gallagher Gray, this book by Katy Munger features amateur sleuths Auntie Lil and T.S. Hubbert investigating the death of a very proper partner at a private Wall Street bank -- the very bank where T.S. used to work. On his first day of retirement, T.S. is ordered back to work pronto to find out who would have the nerve to invade Sterling & Sterling's hallowed halls with murder in mind.
A Cast of Killers
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 133,500. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Auntie Lil and T.S. enter the world of Hell's Kitchen, a NYC neighborhood where Broadway's chorus girls of yesteryear now stand in lines at local soup kitchens. When one of the former beauties is poisoned, Auntie Lil becomes obsessed with finding out the long-forgotten real name behind the victim's stage identity so the poor woman can be given a proper burial.
Death Of A Dream Maker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,760. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When the love of her life is killed on his way to see her after 25 years apart, Auntie Lil vows that she will find the killer. Afraid for his aunt's safety and frightened by her reaction to the death, T.S. agrees to help. Their search takes them back into the rough-and-tumble garment industry where Auntie Lil once plied her trade, and into a greedy family grown fat on their founder's success.
A Motive For Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,200. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Motive for Murder takes place within the ranks of the fictional Metropolitan Opera during its annual production of, you guessed it, The Nutcracker. When an infamous stage father's dead body swings across the stage and ruins a crucial scene on opening night, mayhem breaks out-- both within the Ballet's management ranks and in the city at large.
Inspector Baseheart Returns
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,970. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In order to avoid being killed by his nemesis, the Brazilian arch-fiend known as Birdman Perez, Inspector Baseheart must fake his own death, or as he puts it: "In order to be safe I must be safely in my grave." And the detective faces other quandaries: what happens after the first 24 hours to a freshly plucked human eyeball? Does a lobotomy make writing a Ph.D. thesis more difficult? Find out.