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Flesh and Blood (An Emily O'Brien novel #4)
Series: Emily O'Brien, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Reporter Emily O’Brien is back on the crime beat – and under the worst of circumstances. Her colleague is found dead, and the police arrest a friend for the murder. Emily is determined to clear Whit’s name, but she also has to cover the story of a man missing from a Caribbean cruise. Now Emily is following two murder investigations, but her questions could make her the next victim.
Jade O'Reilly and the Graveyard Shift (A Sweetwater Short Story)
Series: Jade O'Reilly Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,030. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
In this 20-page short story, private investigator Jade O’Reilly finds herself on security-guard duty at a supposedly haunted historic mansion on Halloween night. She doesn't believe in the rumors that say the house is cursed; she doesn't believe in ghosts. Will she by the end of her shift? This short story was originally published in the Tales from the Mist anthology.
Huset ved havet
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 27,850. Language: Danish. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tora låner et fiskerhus ved Vesterhavet, fordi hun trænger til at komme væk fra det hele et stykke tid. I første omgang ser det ud til, fasters lille hus i den yderste klitrække er det perfekte valg for Tora, men så snubler den nysgerrige forfatter over et skelet i kælderen. "Huset ved havet" er en kortroman på 27.000 ord fra forlaget Candied Crime, den første i Tora-trilogien.
Death by Proposal (Book #7 in the Caribbean Murder series)
Series: Caribbean Murder, Book 7. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,320. Language: English. Published: August 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Cindy and Mattheus, finally away together for a much needed vacation on the beautiful island of Aruba, are awakened by horrible shouts of despair. A guest at the hotel has just discovered his new fiancée dead under their window. The two recently met online, had a long-distance internet relationship. The entire hotel is terrified and mobilized. Was it suicide or was it murder?
Dark Places
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,910. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » Paranormal
A heart wrenching mystery recounting the married life of Catherine, an isolated woman from the early 20th century, burdened by an indifferent husband, child deaths, accusations, disbelieving family, only supported by Amelia her modern thinking sister.Eventually culminating in tragedy. a century onwards Michaela becomes absorbed in unearthing facts of Catherine's demise and proving her innocence.
Cowabunga Dead - Grandfather Mummy Series #3
Series: Grandfather Mummy, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,110. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jo, Ava, and Hank Skinner don't take too kindly to someone murdering a popular television reality star and dumping the body into the moat of the Clankerton Medieval Museum. To top things off, because of the murder, the town mayor shuts down Hank's money making endeavor. This simply won't do. The sooner they find the murderer the sooner Hank can get back to hauling in the dough.
Two Late
Series: The Laura Jessop, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A teenage party ends in tragedy and some of Headmistress Laura Jessop’s pupils witness the devastating events.
You Know What They say About Lightning
Series: The Laura Jessop, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,290. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Lightning never strikes twice in the same place, right? Wrong!
Under Mary's Oak
Series: The Laura Jessop, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 49,800. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.00 from 1 review)
Laura Jessop is less than impressed when Detective Inspector Dave Jenkins arrives to investigate the discovery of a dead body on her school’s sports’ field.
Death at a Drop-In
Series: A Myrtle Clover Mystery, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,870. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a small town's society matron is murdered at her own party, an octogenarian is curious...and then investigates.
The Magic Bullets: Suzi B. Mystery #5
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,120. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013 by Magic Lamp Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gene Grossman, author of the popular 15-book series of Peter Sharp Legal Mysteries is also known for his fondness for the 'locked-room' mystery genre, and this time presents us with a new version: the 'locked-drawer' mystery. This is the 5th book featuring attorney Peter Sharp's 13-year-old legal ward Suzi, who once again is using her superior intellect and computer skills.
Fatal Betrayal
Series: The Sarah Richland, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,750. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Detective Sarah Richland finds herself in the middle of a murder investigation of her best friend from high school. Tasked with facing her past, she finds herself tempted by new feelings for an old classmate who steps in to aid her.
The Parting Glass: A Mrs. Meade Mystery
Series: The Mrs. Meade Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,890. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mrs. Meade is not the only one in Sour Springs who is shocked when young Clyde Renfrew is accused of a drunken assault on a woman—he seemed the last person likely to do such a thing. Between an emphatic witness and Clyde’s own apparent reluctance to defend himself, the case seems open and shut. But Mrs. Meade has a few ideas of her own...Novelette, approx.12,500 words.
A Matter of Justice (A Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter Novella)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,850. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Bounty hunter Grace deHaviland must face the most dangerous adversary of her career—for the second time! How high a price will she pay for a matter of justice? The pulse-pounding new Grace deHaviland Bounty Hunter novella by the author of FATAL DESTINY
Hexes and X's
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 47,910. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by Breezy Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
An invitation to a dead pirate’s two-hundred-year-old mansion. A decrepit finger bone tied to a map of hidden passages, supposedly leading to bloody pearls. A legal fight over who owns the estate, and its hidden treasure—the tenacious town council, the mischievous Matilda Dread, or the kooky Coven House Witches? And booby-traps galore. Zoey and Claire are in for a wild ride.
Murder in Aix
Series: The Maggie Newberry Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,720. Language: English. Published: August 10, 2013 by San Marco Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When Maggie’s best friend is arrested for murder Maggie is determined to help her. Trouble is, there are a few roadblocks: like another pal on the verge of divorce who’s chosen Maggie’s house to have her nervous breakdown in, an ex-boyfriend with the power to make Maggie’s life miserable—and does—and a killer as warped and evil as any Maggie has encountered in four years living in France.
The Disappearance of Allison Jones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,270. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Rumors run wild about Whistlethorn Manor, the creepy old house in the neighborhood. Tracy Whistlethorn is shunned by everyone in her 4th grade class. Except the new girl, Allison Jones. But when Allison goes missing after being seen going into Tracy's house, Sarah and a few of her friends take action. Soon, they are convinced of foul play as they investigate the disappearance of Allison Jones.
Kali's Heel
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 69,800. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2013 by Imprintli. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Literature » Literary
In this first of the Annie Gilbert mystery series, Carolyn Brown Heinz masterfully fuses history, art, anthropology, and black magic.
Runaway Nudist-book 1 Nudist Series
Price: $6.50 USD. Words: 74,880. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2013 by Write Words Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
In a prequel to Undercover Nudist, murder once more turns up at Oak Grove Nudist Camp. Suspect number one is Barbara Bassett, self-proclaimed thief—"not a robber, they're violent!" who turns up at the camp while looking for a place to hideout from a would-be partner in crime.
The Ghost In The Plantation: A Nancy Keene Mystery
Series: A Nancy Keene Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,080. Language: English. Published: August 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Do you like Nancy Drew? Do you like New Orleans? If so, you will enjoy this humorous and PG-rated story about a teenage sleuth that especially targets women baby boomers who grew up reading & loving the Nancy Drew series. The teenage sleuth in this story goes on vacation to the French Quarter and what starts out as a sight-seeing trip changes into a murder/mystery when a docent is murdered.