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The Samantha Papers
By Charlene Langfur
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,320. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The SAMANTHA PAPERS is a literary mystery about Samantha Howe, how she rethinks her life at the same time as she solves a mystery forced on her by her husband, a well-known defense attorney. It takes place in St. Marten, New Jersey, New York, Key West. It's about families and secrets, how they grow on their own. It is also about love, how it can transform a person into finding a new life.
The Palm At The End Of The Mind
By Charlene Langfur
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,590. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A self-generating electric car, a butterfly garden, a murder, a shooting, an inventor missing,a love affair but no one is sure with whom. A so-Cal mystery full of danger, hints of espionage, romance in this second Samantha Howe book. Samantha moves to Palm Springs as a P.I.and signs on with the detective firm of Tobias Green and gets her first big case about sustainability and saving the world.
The Bridgeman
By Catherine Astolfo
Series: Emily Taylor Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,700. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2011 by Imajin Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Principal Emily Taylor feels safe in the friendly little town of Burchill—until she finds a body in her school. The murder of caretaker Nathaniel Ryeburn brings back memories she'd rather forget and plunges Emily into a mystery that involves a secret diary, an illegal puppy mill and a murderer innocently disguised as an ordinary citizen.
Murder Trims the Tree (A Gertie Johnson Christmas Novella)
By Deb Baker
Series: Gertie Johnson Murder Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,110. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Humorous
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
When Gertie and her cohorts decide to do their court-ordered community service at the local assisted living home during the Christmas season, they get more than they (plea) bargained for. "A hoot with a heart." Cozy Library
Christmas Steele, A Lacy Steele Mystery Bonus Novella
By Vanessa Bartal
Price: Free! Words: 34,310. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Christmas is the time for love and family, but not for Lacy Steele. Her mother is driving her crazy, her sister stole her fiance, and her friends are too busy for her. The arrival of a mysterious locket has the power to change everything, if only Lacy can figure out who sent it. In the mean time, she'll have to navigate family minefields and somehow find her missing Christmas spirit.
Karma's A Bitch
By Shannon Esposito
Series: A Pet Psychic, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,620. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Darwin Winters, reluctant pet psychic, is determined to leave her family’s paranormal past behind and lead a normal life. So she strikes out on her own and opens up a new pet boutique in St. Pete, Florida. When a local homeless man she befriends is found dead, and the police assume it’s a suicide, Darwin has no choice but to use her gift to help collar the killer.
The Persistent Sheriff
By Michael O'Gara
Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It is election time in the beautiful Mountain County resort area but no one is willing to run against living legend Sheriff Millie. Millie's life becomes complicated by a mysterious body found in the lake, the arrival of a notorious motorcycle gang, a new romantic interest, and the challenges of running her real estate development company. Just how much can Millie juggle? Millie Mystery Book 3
Fearless in High Heels
By Gemma Halliday
Series: High Heels Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,030. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fashion designer turned amateur sleuth Maddie Springer is obsessed with the “Moonlight” movies saga. But when she encounters a murder by bite marks, suddenly life imitates art in the deadliest of ways, and Maddie finds herself investigating a crime that leads her from a deadly dance club to a coven of Hollywood “vampires.”
Who Will Hear Them Cry
By Phyllis Campbell
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 62,320. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In one night Kate loses her husband, their unborn child, and her sight at the hands of a psychopath. She retreats into a world of computer games and gadgets until she goes to investigate a series of fatal accidents at a school for disabled children, where she finds herself.
A Borgia Daughter Dies
By Maryann Philip
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 74,290. Language: English. Published: April 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The saga of the Borgias and the lives of Leonardo da Vinci and the young Machiavelli form the accurate historical background of this murder mystery, set in the opulence of Renaissance Rome and Milan. Machiavelli's illegitimate daughter and his bewitching ex-mistress will solve three murders with help from da Vinci and Lucrezia Borgia--including the murder of Lucrezia's real-life half sister.
Cut Loose (Dusty Deals Mystery Series)
By Rae Davies
Series: Dusty Deals Mystery Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,300. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
It's rodeo season in Helena, Montana and Lucy Mathews is ready to make some new sales for her antiques shop. Unfortunately, things aren't going so well, her boyfriend's ex-wife is causing trouble, her dog is getting Lucy in trouble and oh, yeah... there's that dead rodeo queen whose body Lucy just found.
Vengeance Is Mine (An Emily O'Brien novel #1)
By M.R. Miller
Series: Emily O'Brien, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,930. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emily O’Brien is slowly putting the pieces of her life back together after her husband, a state trooper, is killed during a traffic stop. But an envelope she finds behind his desk convinces her his death was no random act of violence. Drawing on her years working the crime beat for a major Chicago newspaper, Emily begins asking questions about Alex’s death. Soon she finds she's also a target.
Murder, Lies and Chocolate
By Sally Berneathy
Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 124,670. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Rodney Bradford comes into Lindsay's restaurant, Death by Chocolate, offers to buy her small house for double its value, eats her brownies, and drops dead on the sidewalk in front. Prisoners, murderers, crazy relatives and strippers are all part of the chaos in this 2nd book of the Death by Chocolate series. BONUS! Chocolate recipes at end of book. Poison optional.
Emerald Fortune
By Louella Nelson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,870. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Emerald Fortune, a novel of international intrigue, revenge, and love. “Edgy! A far more complex plot than you might expect from a [romance].” --Roberta Gerber, reviewer. The hero — dangerous, instinctive, his battle-scarred body hardened from months of deprivation — is a man with a mission. And love is a complication.
Killing Monsters
By Tatiana Moore
Series: Killing Memories, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 135,460. Language: English. Published: August 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Given the choice to either track down and bust a serial killer or have sex with her new boyfriend, Estela would rather butt in to an FBI investigation. Although she’s madly in love with Caleb and has fun trying, she just can’t bring herself to seal the deal, and, quite frankly, feels a bit deformed. Why take a chance at another failed tryst in the sheets—or hay—when there is a serial killer afoot?
Saving Grace
By Pamela Fagan Hutchins
Series: Katie & Annalise, Volume 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,190. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A voodoo house in the islands distracts Katie from heartbreak and Bloody Marys when she's there investigating her parents' shady deaths.
Lady Luck Runs Out (Pet Psychic Mystery No. 2)
By Shannon Esposito
Series: A Pet Psychic, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,250. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fall tourist season in St. Pete has kicked into high gear for Darwin Winters, pet psychic, but that doesn't stop her from getting tangled up in a new murder investigation. Rose Faraday, a gypsy fortune teller, has succumbed to a rattlesnake bite in her own condo. After a run-in with the victim's traumatized cat, Darwin knows it was no freak accident. Will the killer get away with murder?
Dead Little Dolly
By Elizabeth Kane Buzzelli
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,570. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“Buzzelli will have you packing your bags for a move to northern Michigan.” —Kirkus Reviews (starred review)
Always Safest in the Dark
By Matt LeMaire
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 188,580. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The Collector: he stole their children in the night, wreaking havoc upon the city until he suddenly vanished... Years later, Detective Trevor London struggles between solving a new case and facing up to his violent, personal connection to The Collector. But with the help of journalist Victoria Anderson, they'll try to unmask The Collector and close this violent chapter of the city's history...
Too Quiet In Brooklyn
By Susan Russo Anderson
Series: Fina Fitzgibbons Mystery, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,270. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Fina finds a throttled woman in the heart of Brooklyn Heights. She discovers that the dead woman’s young grandson is also missing and begins a hunt for the strangler-kidnapper, Ralph. During the chase, she resists falling in love with her boyfriend, Denny and uncovers secrets about her own past. In the end, Ralph has a deadly surprise for Fina.