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I'd Rather Be in Philadelphia (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #3)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,780. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Amanda is sorting books for a school fundraiser, when she comes across a book for battered women that contains a special and frightening message from its original, anonymous owner. Desperate to learn who donated the books, Amanda's search leads her to deliberate brutality and its cold-blooded consequences.
With Friends Like These (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #4)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,510. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Well-known Broadway playwright and TV producer Lyle Zacharias is throwing himself a lavish birthday party in his hometown of Philadelphia. Guests include his current wife, ex-wives, friends, former partners—not to mention Amanda Pepper and her own irrepressible mother, Bea. Yet when Lyle drops dead in the middle of a speech, it appears the likely perpetrator is none other than Bea...
In the Dead of Summer (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #6)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,670. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The City of Brotherly Love has been proclaimed number one in the nation...for hostility. English teacher Amanda Pepper, crabbily gearing up for summer school at exclusive Philly Prep, feels she fits right in with the hostility mode. And it's going to get worse. Amanda gets her first prickling of unease in her own classroom, where a reading of Romeo and Juliet activates some very strange chemistry
The Bluest Blood (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #8)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,210. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The ultra-elegant fund-raiser in a fabled Main Line mansion benefits Philly Prep's Library, and gives Amanda a chance to play Cinderella for a night. The first clue that all might not go well is the host's figure hanging in effigy outside the estate, put there by the Moral Ecologists who have a long list of classic books that "pollute the mind." When murder follows, Amanda becomes enmeshed...
Adam and Evil (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #9)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 78,190. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a high school senior shows signs of mental illness, Amanda attempts to get him help, but she's rebuffed by his parents. When the same boy then becomes the prime suspect in a murder at the Philadelphia Main Library, and runs away, Amanda, who knows he's confused and in need of help—whether or not he committed the crime—has no choice but to run after him.
Helen Hath No Fury (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #10)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,390. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the stately nineteenth-century homes on Philadelphia’s Delancey Street, the wilder passions scarcely ruffle the peace. Murder is unthinkable, particularly a murder involving an upscale book discussion group, of which schoolteacher Amanda Pepper is a devoted member. Nevertheless, on the day after a heated discussion of a fictional heroine’s suicide, member Helen Coulter falls to her death...
Claire and Present Danger (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #11)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,000. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the City of Brotherly Love, nobody knows a thing about Emmie Cade, a young widow who “appeared from nowhere,” and in the blink of an eye was engaged to Leo Fairchild, a middle-aged bachelor with a fortune. However, as her marriage date approaches, Emmie's mother-in-law to be, the ailing, autocratic Claire Fairchild, receives anonymous letters.
Till the End of Tom (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #12)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,730. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Amanda Pepper, who thinks her only current problems are keeping her well-meaning family from hijacking her wedding, is understandably stunned to discover a perfect specimen of the species dying at the foot of the school’s marble staircase. It is anybody’s guess what led to Tomas Severin’s apparent fall and, indeed, why he was in the building in the first place.
A Hole in Juan (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #13)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,300. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
No matter the season, the Philadelphia private school where Amanda Pepper teaches English is never a center of tranquility. But with Halloween and the annual Mischief Night party only days away, the hope is that nothing more than old-fashioned vandalism and pranks will take place.
All's Well That Ends (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #14)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,190. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Amanda's friend Sasha's stepmother has just committed suicide—although, according to Sasha, Phoebe Ennis would never have killed herself, especially not while having a drink and wearing a red silk blouse and red sandals with four-inch heels. Amanda isn't persuaded, but reluctantly agrees to help investigate the woman's demise, though the evidence for foul play is slim.