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The Fay Cunningham Mysteries
By Debra Lee
Series: The Fay Cunningham Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,280. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Two bestselling Fay Cunningham Mystery novels in one. A Dangerous Woman-(Book 1) Deadly Arrows-(Book 2)
Death by Broken Heart
By Candy Ann Little
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,050. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Can Bailey solve the murder before her heart is broken again?
Never Neck at Niagara [Short Story 3.5, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
By Edie Claire
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 3.5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This 6673-word short story, first published in the Signet anthology And The Dying is Easy in 2001, occurs chronologically between Never Preach Past Noon and Never Kissed Goodnight. Newlywed Leigh tags along with her husband to a convention at Niagara Falls only to find herself in the wrong place at the wrong time, with potentially deadly--and almost certainly watery--results!
Never Tease a Siamese [Book 5, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
By Edie Claire
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,460. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
"Never Tease a Siamese is the fifth installment in this excellent series," writes Romantic Times Bookclub Magazine, "and perhaps Ms. Claire's best yet. The characters and relationships are superior, written with heartfelt compassion and wry wit." Fur flies at the vet clinic when a miserly widow beloved by no one--except her precious cats--passes on her inheritance to a mysterious, unnamed heir.
Never Kissed Goodnight [Book 4, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
By Edie Claire
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,080. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
This fourth book in the Leigh Koslow Mystery series, originally published by Penguin Putnam in 2001, was praised by The Mystery Reader as "a well-paced, solidly plotted mystery...charming." Leigh's cousin Cara's world is turned upside down when the father who abandoned her as a baby resurfaces. But can he stop the sudden blackmail, kidnapping, and threats to the family--or is he behind them?
Never Preach Past Noon [Book 3, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
By Edie Claire
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,300. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
This third book in the Leigh Koslow Mystery series, originally published by Penguin Putnam in 2000, was described by the Midwest Book Review as "a winning amateur sleuth tale that showcases a new talent." Leigh's indomitable Aunt Bess takes center stage in this twisted and humorous tale of an alleged minister who may or may not be a con artist... and who may or may not have been murdered!
Game Face
By Mark Troy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Private eye Val Lyon puts her game face on in eight tales of murder, lust, revenge and cheating. No matter what the game, her opponent is Death and he always scores first.
Never Sorry [Book 2, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
By Edie Claire
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,500. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Margaret Maron described this second book in the Leigh Koslow Mystery series (originally published by Penguin Putnam in 1999) as having "appealing characters and a blessedly lucid writing style... a solid plot that keeps the pages turning." An engaging tale of behind-the-scenes zoo life, sociopathic ex-classmates, missing bodies, and the usual cast of colorful pets and certifiable relatives!
The Windfall Sheriff
By Michael O'Gara
Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,560. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Millie Boyd is seeking re-election as Sheriff of Mountain County and she seems a shoe in. Then just before the election, a series of murders occur and it's big news. Questions arise about Millie's ability to stop these serial crimes and a challenger comes forward. It appears solving the murders is key to re-election. Little does Millie know she will face a much greater life altering challenge.
Never Buried [Book 1, Leigh Koslow Mystery Series]
By Edie Claire
Series: Leigh Koslow Mystery, 1. Price: Free! Words: 65,820. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 8 reviews)
This first book in the Leigh Koslow Mystery series, originally published by Penguin Putnam in 1999, was described by Carolyn Hart as "a funny, fast-paced, clever, and unusual mystery that will have readers clamoring for more." A humorous tale of missing bodies, family secrets, veterinary lore, and certifiable relatives, the digital version became a 2011 bestselling "women sleuths" mystery!
Slow Squeeze (Iris Thorne Mysteries Book 2)
By Dianne Emley
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,810. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Single, savvy, L.A. investment counselor Iris Thorne survived a scandal. Rumor has it that she knows where a million-dollars in embezzlement bucks are hidden. Enter Iris's new client, Barbie Stringfellow, a wealthy, florid Southern widow. After a night of tequila-fueled flirtations with hunky colleage Art Silva, the squeeze is on. When Barbie is murdered, it's anybody's guess who's zooming whom.
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
The Loyal Servant: A Very British Political Thriller
By Eva Hudson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 120,710. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Winner of the Lucy Cavendish Prize for fiction, The Loyal Servant is a fast-paced murder mystery and chart-topping political thriller. "A brilliantly-paced thriller... Perfectly balanced between character and plot. Very gripping and suspenseful" - Sophie Hannah Caroline Barber is a civil servant, busy at work trying to avoid being laid off and busy at home holding her noisy and demanding family.
The Deliberate Sheriff
By Michael O'Gara
Series: The Millie Thriller Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,990. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
City Marshal Millie Boyd has experienced a quick rise to become a regional folk hero. Her exploits have led to a call for her to run for County Sheriff. The County sure could use some help because the Sheriff's Department is a mess. Millie realizes the challenges of rebuilding the Department but not the mystery, murder, danger, and conspiracy that await her if elected. Millie Mystery Book 2
Curl up and Dye: Vol. II Rhonda Returns
By Geltab
Series: Curl up and Dye, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Back and crazier than ever Rhonda returns from her trip to Rio where she had been lying low for a few months after the last round of killings. Though she got away with it again, can it continue like this forever? There has been a betrayal Rhonda could never foresee as well as new detectives' assigned to work the beauty salon killer case.Rhonda doesn't take betrayal lightly and she will not forgive
What's The Point? (Charlotte Diamond Mysteries 5)
By Olivia Stowe
Series: Charlotte Diamond Msyteries, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,140. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the fifth Charlotte Diamond mystery, the retired FBI investigator and her significant other, glamorous senior movie star Brenda Brandon (aka Boynton), return from a murder- and gem-theft-punctuated Christmas cruise down the Rhine River to confusion and catastrophe in their usually quiet retirement village of Hopewell on the Choptank in Maryland.
Gumshoe Granny Investigates: A Bess Bullock Retirement Home Mystery
By Allen B. Boyer
Series: Bess Bullock Retirement Home Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,900. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.00 from 1 review)
Bess Bullock, the Gumshoe Granny, investigates mysteries at the Honey Hills Retirement Home.
Santa's Slays
By Nell Peters
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 79,750. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Christmas cracker! Book 2 in the DCI Rose Huntingford series. Santa has become a serial killer overnight - a mission killer (the hardest to catch), avenging events of many years ago. But what was the trigger? The squad must also try to trace the mother of an abandoned baby, tragically killed. Plus, a mad woman is after Rose's head on a platter - a merry Christmas isn't looking likely...
News from Dead Mule Swamp
By Joan H. Young
Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,580. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
0.75 star(4.78 from 9 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)
The Shadow Warriors
By Judith Copek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 129,910. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The Shadow Warriors incorporates international locales, software agents running amok and derring-do at a German university. An outbreak of information warfare frames the story. Emma, a web consultant, dredges up a painful summer in her past to discover a means to end the info-war disrupting civilization. Emma’s irreverent, insightful observations pepper the suspense with edgy humor.