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Left Hanging (Caught Dead In Wyoming, Book 2)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 102,670. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A Rodeo Producer, Dead in the Bull Pen. Accident or Murder? Elizabeth, until recently a top-flight national TV journalist, is regaining her footing after a dizzying demotion to tiny Sherman, Wyoming. But her equilibrium faces a major challenge. The apparently accidental death of a rodeo producer preparing for Sherman’s annual Fourth of July Rodeo catches the attention of Elizabeth.
Sign Off (Caught Dead In Wyoming, Book 1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,670. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Divorce a husband, lose a career …grapple with a murder. TV journalist Elizabeth “E. M.” Danniher will tell you she committed two sins — she didn’t stay young, and she made an enemy of a powerful news executive — her ex. She used to break national news. Now her top story as the “Helping Out!” reporter at dinky KWMT-TV in Sherman,Wyoming is getting a refund for a defective toaster.
A Sporting Murder
Series: An Eve Appel Mystery. Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,160. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Camel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Madeleine’s new beau, David, has been framed for murder. Who’s the real culprit? What about his nasty neighbor Blake, whose rival hunting lodge features illegal exotic animals? Who kidnapped the nephew of Eve’s Miccosukee Indian friend Sammy? Can Eve and Madeleine rescue their consignment shop from Blake’s horrid wife Elvira? Gators are not the only predators stalking rural Florida.
The Connecticut Corpse Caper
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,760. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Seven quirky inheritance recipients gather for a week-long stay in a creepy mansion replete with hidden passageways and disappearing corpses. Although the will of Mathilda Moone stipulates that no guests may leave early, one does—permanently—just hours after arriving. Enter novice detectives Jill, Rey, and Linda. Soon, amateur sleuthing—and resulting mayhem—begin!
The Ghost Who Wanted Revenge
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 79,020. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
With his dying breath, Stoddard Gusarov names his killer: Danielle Boatman. Danielle had a score to settle with Stoddard Gusarov, but murder him? Never. Proving to the police she is innocent is the least of her problems. She has an angry spirit to contend with, the ghost of Stoddard Gusarov—and he’s out for revenge.
Steele Resolve
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,700. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Detective Jasmine Steele had a great career, partner and outlook on life. Then her brother was killed and her life was turned upside down. Having lost everything, she has to solve a series of murders that pulls her back into her brother's case. Forced to face her demons, she must find the murderer before he kills someone she loves, again. As her mother said, sometimes your worst enemy is yourself.
Mint Cookie Murder
Series: Merry Wrath Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 60,730. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2015 by Gemma Halliday. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Ex-CIA agent turned suburban scout leader, Merry Wrath, is just trying to live a normal, quiet life. But all that goes out the window when a convicted traitor (who’s inconveniently not in his prison cell) dies on her doorstep, and an obese cat, who bears a disturbing resemblance to Hitler, decides to move in.
Welcome to Fugitive Inn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,670. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Brynn McMurray is awakened to a sea of reporters at her Maine inn in the middle of the night. Her ex-husband is a wanted criminal and heading for her inn. Given the craziness of her current situation, Brynn would rather remove all the guests from the inn so she can have a peaceful life, alone. But until her ex-husband is caught, she's on a mission to stay sane.
Next of Kin
Series: Portland Police Bureau Series. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 142,960. Language: American English. Published: June 25, 2015 by Ylva Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Detective Aiden Carlisle’s private and professional lives collide when her lover’s newest patient gets in trouble with the law. Will she be able to solve the case without pushing Dawn away? For years, Deputy District Attorney Kade Matheson has been focused on her career, but when she finds herself with two secret admirers, she is finally forced to face her attraction to women. (2nd revised ed)
Out of Practice Aphrodite
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,110. 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.
The Highest Order of Angels
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,720. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
When enigmatic Columbus teen Britt Marrell vanishes during a driving rainstorm over Labor Day weekend, it sets in motion an investigation that starts in the comfortable confines of midwestern suburbia and ends in the gritty concrete landscape of underground graffiti art.
Unstoppable
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,530. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015 and represented by Andrea Brown Literary Agency. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Grace is kidnapped and dragged deep into the Everglades for a hunting challenge. One in which Grace is the prey. During a sick game of cat and mouse, Grace is offered one chance at survival, but only if she reaches civilization before being caught. With a small head start and very little supplies, only time and skill stand between the hunter and the hunted.
Who Is Mr. Plutin?
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,840. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2015 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Contemporary
Yesterday Vika Serkova was in New York, eating takeout alone in her closet-sized apartment. Today she wakes up with a wedding ring on her finger, next to a man who claims to be her husband. In a designer flat in St Petersburg, Russia. The Cinderella story shatters when her husband drops the bomb about why she’s forgotten her real identity - and her secret mission from the Russian president.
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.
Northern Deceit
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,870. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Angry over being kicked off a case in Rochester, New York, Detective Louis Baker makes a rash decision to fly to Alaska when her partner, Detective Bert Hicks, calls her for bail money. When his mother’s charred body is found down a desolate road, her secret life begins to unfold, and the harsh Alaskan wilderness becomes as formidable as finding the killer.
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!
Kin Dread
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,750. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The trip was against Quin St. James's better judgment. But for her, the camping expedition deep into the heart of the Florida Everglades was a kind of penance, a shot at reconciliation with her estranged husband and investigative partner Mike McCleary. And it wasn't as if they'd be stuck with each other. But the Glades features an added attraction not found in the guidebooks.
Odd Odyssey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,910. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Philomela Nightingale and her employee, Janice McGill, take the trip of a lifetime—around the world. They fly to amazing places, stay in lovely hotels, meet fascinating people, and experience different cultures. To their horror they also become involved with kidnapping and murder. Will Philomela’s observational powers and intuition enable her to help the police solve these puzzling mysteries?
Sky Valley Cozy Mystery Cat Series Box Set
Series: Skyvalley Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,690. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Emmy’s not new in the sleuthing game. She figured out who was behind the murders that almost ruined her family, she was able to help out a ghost who needed to figure out who killed her, and she thought that the dark days are over…but now, it feels like they’re starting all over again.
Death in the Time of Ice (A People of the Wind Mystery)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,080. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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Enga Dancing Flower knows her Neanderthal tribe is in trouble. The dark seasons are becoming longer and the mammoth herds are fleeing south. When the tribal leader is found stabbed to death, the new leader thinks Enga did it. Expulsion and certain death loom. Enga must find the murderer to save her tribe -- and herself. Nominated for Best Historical Mystery in the 2014 Agatha Awards!