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Cloaked in Blood
Series: Eriksson (Darkwater Bay), Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
(Eriksson Novel #7) In the final chapters of Helen Eriksson's quest for the truth about herself, she uncovers the secret in Darkwater Bay that Jerry Lowe once warned her wasn't meant to remain buried. When the dust settles from the final confrontation, she wonders who will be left alive, and on whose side they'll stand.
Honeymoon Homicide
Series: The Ella Westin Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Ella is awakened in the middle of the night by her new husband. But it's not what you think – he wants her to solve a murder. At 4 a.m. Can she do it? Or will she add another homicide to her honeymoon? This is the second story in the Ella Westin Mysteries.
The Body in the Alpaca Pasture
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,520. Language: American English. Published: September 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Who killed the technician in tiny Molinos in Argentina’s northwestern province of Salta? Roger and Suzanne celebrate their third wedding anniversary solving this baffling puzzle in “The Body in the Alpaca Pasture”. Their newest South American mystery, set high in the Andes Mountains separating Argentina from Chile, features an exotic setting, a complex murder case, and a suspenseful whodunit.
The Ankeny Arsonist
Series: The Alphabet District Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,190. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Daughter of a famous chanteuse, Wanda Whipple prefers sleuthing to champagne and caviar. When an arsonist lights up the mayor's home, Wanda's investigative skills are put to a trial by fire...literally! Before long, a body is discovered in the rubble of the mayor's home, and the hunt is on for a killer. Wanda's old flame heads up the investigation, but Detective Rubio's no match for Wanda's talen
Death at the Downs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,210. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Insecure, handicapped and virtually friendless, Cathy Vega just wants to find her missing friend. But when her search lands her in the middle of a multi-billion dollar political inferno between two gambling syndicates the powerful horseman’s association and the management at Churchill Downs things start to heat up.
Maverick Touch: The Cat
Series: Maverick Touch, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,210. Language: English. Published: March 16, 2013 by Art of Safkhet. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Reporter Nadia Maverick takes an adventure through the underbelly of her town where she discovers that even the criminal life she had been reporting on isn't quite like it seemed. Things turn bad for Nadia when in the middle of an investigation the tables are turned and she becomes the one under the watchful eye of Mr. A. Everyone becomes a suspect when Nadia turns up missing.Who will set her free
Dead Men and Cats
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,120. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Megan Albright and Janie Sampson discover a dead man and a live, calico kitten floating in an old rowboat the serenity of the quiet community of Shadow Island is shattered. Then, Dan Uley, a close friend, is murdered. Doubting the sheriff's willingness to find the killer, they know they must do it for there is no telling who will be the next to die.
Fatal Fruitcake: A Christmas Short Story
Series: Callahan Garrity mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Atlanta cleaning lady/private detective Callahan Garrity, the protagonist of the author's eight critically acclaimed mysteries, returns from a long hiatus in this short story to track down the source of a killer fruitcake--and in the process discovers that some forms of Christmas spirit really can be lethal.
Sarah and the Other Woman: A Private Eye Patterson Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
High school sophomore Tabitha Patterson receives her first paid assignment: follow Sarah's boyfriend and find out who the redhead is that he's been seen with. With the help of her best friend, Stu, Tab discovers that--in order to solve a mystery--sometimes you have to get your hands a little dirty . . .
A Study in Deception
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,090. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A murder/mystery with more twists and turns than the Lombard Street in San Francisco. If you like a little romance, a little comedy, mystery, interesting characters and numerous plot twists and not to mention - murder... this is the book for you. Follow Susan Smith and her friends and family as she tries to unravel what is happening at Roswell General Hospital.
Thirteen Diamonds
Series: Lillian Morgan, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,230. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lillian Morgan is bored with life in a retirement community, but she gets more excitement than she hoped for when a fellow resident drops dead at the bridge table—while holding a perfect hand of thirteen diamonds. Intrigued by the astronomical odds against this happening, she uses her mathematical background plus assistance from her granddaughter and friends to prove that a murder was committed.
News from Dead Mule Swamp
Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 37,570. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
News from Dead Mule Swamp is a cozy mystery set in the upper Midwest. Anastasia Raven is running from the pain of a failed marriage, and hopes to hide from the world in an old farmhouse she has purchased at the edge of Dead Mule Swamp. When she finds a hundred-year-old newspaper inside a wall, why is it stolen before she can even read it? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #1)
Death Is in the Details
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 129,900. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Marnie Wallace, a soon-to-be unemployed researcher for a D.C. private investigator, has a problem. It's not just that she's overweight, has a domineering mother or a stalled career. She thinks she knows who killed her client's niece ... but no one will believe her.
Sinking Among Lilies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,790. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
A traveling mercenary, moonlighting as a bookseller, arrives in a village stalked by a supernatural threat... but the occupants don't want her help, and they refuse to tell her what is stealing their children. This story appeared on the 2012 Locus Recommended Reading List.
Sugar And Spice And Not So Nice
Series: Mellow Summers, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 50,630. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Janet McNulty. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(4.00 from 1 review)
Mellow Summers just wanted to go to college and get her film degree. She moved into a furnished apartment with her friend Jackie only to find that it already had a tenant: the ghost of a girl who was murdered a year earlier. Now it is up to Mellow to not only discover who the murderer is, but to prove it as well. With the help of the ghost Rachel, Mellow sets out to solve the year old mystery. Sh
A MacKinnon Christmas: A Cauley MacKinnon Short Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 22,030. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Cauley’s Christmas To Do List: 1. Identify the Dead Guy. Not the usual intro to a Christmas To Do List but not so unusual for obituary writer Cauley MacKinnon. Adding to her troubles, she's preparing for her mother's Annual Pre-Christmas Feast of Dysfunction and avoiding her Mama's Knock You Naked eggnog--and she's got exactly 12 hours to make FBI Agent Tom Logan fall in love with her . . .
Finding Vinnie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,960. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Philadelphia PI Andrea Fabiano is called in to help her late mother’s best friend, Teresa Mazzi, who is gravely ill, find her son before she dies. In “Finding Vinnie,” PI Fabiano is determined to bring the wayward Vinnie to his mother’s bedside but finds more trouble than she bargained for in a case that she takes pro bono.
Progressive Dinner Deadly
Series: A Myrtle Clover Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,680. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Octogenarian Myrtle Clover is fit to be tied when her book club votes to change to a supper club. Who wants chips and dip when they can have Dickens and Twain? But when a body is discovered during the first supper club dinner, the evening quickly gets interesting. Myrtle pits her sleuthing skills against her police chief son's to find the killer....if the killer doesn't find her first.
Navajo Gold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,730. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
A secret expedition to the Navajo Reservation in search of lost Spanish Gold gets hijacked by a deranged FBI agent, Donald McFadden, who in a bungled heist commits murder and must investigate his own crime. When a shepherd finds dismembered body parts, Tribal Police Detective, Mary Begay, closes in on McFadden's trail of murder as he descends into madness.
Married To Murder
Series: The Ella Westin Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,260. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.71 from 14 reviews)
Ella doesn't recall adding "solve a murder" to her bridal to-do list but when she stumbles over the body of her matron of honor, she has no choice; her groom is the only suspect. Throw in a deaf hairdresser, a ruined wedding cake and a not so retired pirate and Ella wants to throttle everyone in sight. Can she catch the killer before the wedding is called off? Or will she be Married To Murder?

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