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Out of Practice Aphrodite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit
Abby's major screw-up brings the wrath of Zeus upon her head. He offers her a choice – work for him or spend the rest of her days hanging out in Hades with her ex-husband. For Abby, this choice is a no-brainer, especially when Zeus says the only thing he wants her to do is make a love match. She's the Goddess of Love. What could go wrong? Everything.
Motion for Malice (Jamie Winters Mysteries book #2)
Series: Jamie Winters Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,790. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Psychic medium Dorcas Beeber is brash, obnoxious...and dead. Unfortunately for legal secretary Jamie Winters, she arrives at the psychic's studio for a reading only to find the victim apparently killed by a blow from her own crystal ball. And things only get worse when Jamie suddenly finds herself the prime suspect in the murder.
Four-Patch of Trouble (a Danger Cove Quilting Mystery)
Series: Danger Cove Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 78,140. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When quilt appraiser Kelly Fairchild is asked by the Danger Cove quilt guild's president to prove that a local dealer is selling cheap reproduction quilts as expensive antiques, Keely's "quiet" new job turns dangerous. While Keely and the guild president are in the dealer's shop, the crooked quilt peddler is killed!
Black Paradise Circus #1: Secrets Under the Big Top
You set the price! Words: 52,240. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When children start to vanish mysteriously all over the country, the only thing that ties them together is the Black Paradise Circus. The girls of Portman's Creamery are on the case yet struggle to solve it with little evidence. Frustrated by the police, they try to investigate behind the law's back. Will they be able to find the truth before things take a turn for the worst? Warning for violence.
Sweet Dreams and Flying Machines
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,880. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Finally, Abby Weaver's family is together when her husband, Major Danny Weaver, returns safely from Iraq. A few months later, Abby and her son watch in horror as they witness Danny die in a fiery Harrier crash. Searching for answers, Abby learns the same secrets Danny stumbled onto, secrets someone wanted concealed. As she hunts for the killer, Abby finds that she has become the hunted.
Child's Play
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,110. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2015 by McBryde Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
After Garrett Morrow’s body is found, Tyler Sullivan vanishes. The striking resemblance between the two boys puzzles Abby Weaver, who is rocked right down to her core when she realizes they look just like her son. Abby’s search for the child leads her to discover evil in her midst -- an evil that threatens to destroy her family and community. The follow up to Sweet Dreams and Flying Machines.
Murder in Nice
Price: Free! Words: 81,770. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Susan Kiernan-Lewis. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When an old high school friend of Maggie’s is murdered on the Côte d’Azur while auditioning for the hit TV travel show “Americans See Europe,” Maggie is forced to break away from brand-new motherhood to find her killer. Before she can find out who murdered Lanie, Maggie will need to uncover the terrible secret that was literally the death of her friend.
Degrees of Clarity
Price: Free! Words: 29,750. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a robbery occurs during one of her cleaning shifts, Jayne McMurray becomes the prime suspect. She's evicted from her rental property and fired from her agency. Enough is enough. Destitute and desperate, Jayne wants to track down the real culprits and wrest a cut of the money. But can she risk it with insurance investigator Ted Shepherd on the case?
You Can't Get Blood Out of Shag Carpet
Series: The Study Club Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,070. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Wanda Jean Milton discovers her husband dead on her new shag carpet with a carving knife in his chest. Grief stricken and beside herself over the stain, Wanda Jean finds herself the prime suspect. But she is also a member of “the” Study Club, a bastion of 1960s Texas feminism. The Club officers set out to clear her name — uncovering mountains of local dirt in the process.
Caught Dead in Philadelphia (An Amanda Pepper Mystery, #1)
Series: The Amanda Pepper Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,630. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The debut of Philly Prep English teacher and accidental sleuth, Amanda Pepper, (and of C.K. Mackenzie, homicide detective) won the World Mystery Convention's "Anthony" for best first mystery. When the body of a colleague is found dead in Amanda's living room, she has to clear herself of suspicion—and make sure she isn't the next victim as well.
Scorpion's Tale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Former Inspector Liv Harris has now moved to a small Midlands town to seek not only a love life but a new start as a Private Investigator. As her love life becomes more complicated, Liv concentrates upon solving some missing persons cases and finds herself propelled her into the warped, violent world of an ex-warrior with several bitter scores to settle.
Four of the Usual Suspects (A Pippa Langham Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,520. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When a soap maker dies at her own party, suspicion falls on her four butlers, each claiming they are innocent.
I, Claudia (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #1)
Series: The Claudia Seferius Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,110. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Claudia Seferius has successfully flattered her way into marriage with a wealthy Roman wine merchant. But when her secret gambling debts spiral, she hits on another resourceful way to make money - offering her “personal services” to high-ranking Roman Citizens. Unfortunately her clients are now turning up dead - the victims of a sadistic serial killer.
Mindscrew Part 1 - A Sam Jameson Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 54,640. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
“Right up there with James Patterson, David Baldacci, Nelson DeMille and Frederic Forsyth.” Elite hacker and amateur thief Sabot Mondragon has bumbled into the clutches of his former employers, who are exceedingly upset. Maybe it's because he stole billions from them, making him one of the richest men on the planet. Sabot has no clue that the fate of the global economy is intertwined with his own
Murder in the Bahamas: Book 2 in the Murder in Paradise Series
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,200. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015 by Fantastic Fiction. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Murder in the Bahamas is a cozy, tropical mystery with a persistent and lovable heroine who gives a whole new meaning to “putting it all on the line” for her job. This is the second installment of the Murder in Paradise series by author Penelope Sotheby. If you are a fan of cozy mysteries that contain an ingenious but modest woman sleuth then you will love Anna Winters’ first adventure.
The Magician's Home
Price: Free! Words: 80,580. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Children's Books » Family / Orphans & Foster Homes
Mystified by her parents’ disappearance, June Corpelle takes on a journey of self-discovery, clouded with doubts about her origins. The quest takes an intensifying turn as she meets the unlikely Members of a neighboring House who seem to be able to guide her search. As June begins to form relationships with the quirky, and strange, Members of the House, she discovers that they are all trapped.
Betty Fedora Issue One
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,210. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
The first in an exciting new series, Betty Fedora is an anthology of short crime stories featuring kickass women.
Not Famous in Hollywood (Not in Hollywood Book 1)
Series: Not in Hollywood. Price: Free! Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On her first day off in months, Trudie Eyre, personal assistant to the famous and indulged, is called to rescue her client from a potentially career destroying booty call. Finding Hollywood’s Sexiest Man Alive slumped dead in the shower after a night with America’s Sweetheart means Trudie is drawn further into a world where the glamor is only on the surface.
Betsy Breedlove & Professor Foxton's Notebook
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 28,720. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
1929 Britain's most audacious spy Betsy Breedlove has been given her next assignment. She must travel to the Le Rene Hotel in Paris and seduce the world renowned psychiatrist Professor Edgar Foxton and then confiscate his notebook. Inside the notebook lie confessions and secrets that would break governments and lead to another Great War.
The Personal Transformation of Queenie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,220. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Nonfiction » Self-improvement » Personal Growth / Success
Two women lay sprawled in front of my truck. They are very dead. Queenie sits like a statue on the passenger side of my vintage Chevy pick-up looking like the circus fat lady that she thinks she is – but she's not laughing. While this could be a wearisome story of murder and mayhem, it isn't. It's the story of how one woman's life changing personal transformation had a ripple effect....