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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.
Mystic Mayhem
Series: Mystic Isle Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,560. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2015 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Melanie Hamilton brings home the bacon by inking tattoos at New Orleans's Mansion at Mystic Isle, a resort in the middle of the bayou that caters to fans of the peculiar and paranormal. But when a guest of the resort, a millionaire's widow, is poisoned, and Melanie's close friend is arrested for the murder, things go from hectic to downright dangerous.
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
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.
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.
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
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.
Pebbleton-On-Edge
Price: Free! Words: 88,360. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.92 from 12 reviews)
In a quiet English seaside village Sue and her colleagues at the Parish Council think life is fun but boring, until they are shocked out of complacency when murder is discovered literally under their noses. The arrival of police and reporters alarms the unlikely new Parish Clerk, who has good reason to seek obscurity. Worse is to come, as a 200-year-old crime produces modern consequences.
Deadly Dancing
Series: Mars Cannon, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,720. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Mars Cannon meets a male exotic dancer at a bachelorette party, all decent thoughts fly out the window . . . until reality hits. And it hits hard! He has a secret and a long list of aliases. He’s not what he seems and Mars is dragged into a killer’s path. Mars needs to outsmart an irresistible man and outrun a killer, all while pulling off her friend’s wedding without a hitch.
The Ex Who Wouldn't Die
Series: Charley's Ghost, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 83,640. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Book 1, Charley's Ghost series Amanda has been trying for a year to divorce her lying, cheating, scam artist husband, Charley. Then he turns up dead. Finally they are no longer married! But she is the primary suspect and, if that isn't bad enough, Charley's ghost shows up in her apartment. He was rejected, not allowed to go to the light. Even death did not them part.
Point and Shoot
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,170. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Edie Malone didn't bargain for murder as part of her video shooting assignment
Forgotten Place
Series: Eriksson (Darkwater Bay), Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: American English. Published: October 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
(Eriksson Novel #3) When the daughter of a murdered district attorney is attacked in a near fatal encounter on the anniversary of his death, Helen Eriksson jumps at the chance to finally build a case against the original suspect - her old nemesis, Danny Datello.
Identity Crisis
Series: A Sam McRae Mystery, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,300. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 4 reviews)
A simple domestic abuse case turns deadly when the alleged abuser is killed and Stephanie Ann "Sam" McRae’s client disappears. When a friend asks Sam to find Melanie Hayes, the Maryland attorney is drawn into a complex case of murder and identity theft that has her running from the Mob, breaking into a strip club and forming a shaky alliance with a private investigator to discover the truth.
Beneath the Cracks
Series: Eriksson (Darkwater Bay), Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,270. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
(Eriksson Novel #2) Helen Eriksson's desperation grows to keep her secrets buried while trying to help local police solve a series of unexplained deaths.
A Kayak for One
Series: Kirk Lake Camp, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 66,940. Language: Canadian English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
A Charlene Parker mystery. What could go wrong when a geology professor and his students rent a few cottages as a base for field work in the area? They're educated young adults led by an experienced professor. How much trouble could the students be for the former detective? Will it be a peaceful end to the busy summer season...for a change? Will it end without a murder ... for a change?
Marathon Nightmare
Price: Free! Words: 81,460. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Bev ("After the Fire") Deller is back with a new mystery to solve, and, potentially, a new man in her life and a new job, too. This time she's assigned to investigate a suspicious fire in a cheap motel in Marathon, Florida, where everyone appears to be hiding secrets and no one tells the whole truth about anything.
Mystery at the Covington Museum, " A Knight to Remember", Volume 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 54,770. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.00 from 1 review)
Knights in shining armor, damsels in distress, princes in disguise…what could be more exciting? Miss Legree, the headmistress for the all girls home had said so over and over again. But as Jamie ventures into the world of castles and chivalry she soon discovers the difference between truth and myth. And with the help of a young stable boy and a mysterious man who lives in the woods, she will...

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