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A Charming Crime
By Tonya Kappes
Price: Free! Words: 53,390. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
June Heal has nothing to lose when she relocates her homeopathic cure shop, A Dose of Darla, from the flea market booth in her home town, to a quaint shop in the cozy but unusual little town of Whispering Falls, Kentucky. Or so it seems. Unusual things happen after she discovers her magical gift and someone ends up dead. There aren't cauldrons in jail.
Dead Close-Up
By Shirley E. Watson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,870. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Edie Malone is sure making a video of a Haunted House tour is an easy job, but she never dreamed a real horror would appear and almost send her to the afterlife.
False Impressions
By Sandra Nikolai
Series: Megan Scott/Michael Elliott Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,280. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Montreal ghostwriter Megan Scott and investigative reporter Michael Elliott fall under police suspicion when evidence implicates them in a double murder. Megan is flung into Michael’s dark world of criminal investigation as they race against time to prove their innocence. Catching the real killer is their only way out, but not knowing who to trust can have consequences that are just as lethal...
Storm Surge - A Jonie Waters Mystery
By Tamara Ward
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,590. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Peak City Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Storm Surge, A Jonie Waters Mystery is a cozy mystery set in Wilmington, NC.
Fatal Fortune
By Elizabeth Delisi
Series: Lottie Baldwin Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,150. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
No one in Cheyenne, ND believes in Lottie Baldwin’s psychic abilities; especially not Harlan Erikson, Lottie’s boyfriend, and Chief Deputy in the Sheriff’s Office. When a friend’s husband disappears, Lottie can’t leave it to Harlan. Armed with her courage and her tarot cards, she tries to solve the mystery herself, regardless of who attempts to stop her: Harlan, her friend—or the criminal.
The Death of Amelia Marsh: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 1)
By Mary Jo Dawson
Series: The Sally Nimitz Mystery, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 96,450. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
0.75 star(4.67 from 6 reviews)
When Sally Nimitz discovers the body of her charming eighty-year-old neighbor she is devastated by how close violence has come to the quiet life she leads as mother, grandmother, and nurse. Sally can’t put the trauma of the murder behind her until she knows who could have done it and why. Early in her investigation, she finds there was much more to the sweet old lady than anyone ever guessed.
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.
Bet you can't...Find Me
By Linda S. Prather
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,990. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“Imagine a killer who can kill at will from a distance. No gun, no weapon. Nothing more than a thought."
Sarah and the Other Woman: A Private Eye Patterson Mystery
By Alyx Morgan
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,620. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
(5.00 from 1 review)
High school sophomore Tabitha Patterson receives her first paid assignment: follow Sarah's boyfriend and find out who the redhead is that he's been seen with. With the help of her best friend, Stu, Tab discovers that--in order to solve a mystery--sometimes you have to get your hands a little dirty . . .
The Night of Harrison Monk's Death (Jane Hetherington's Adventure in Detection: 1)
By Nina Jon
Series: Jane Hetherington's Adventures in Detection, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Need to find a generous safe breaker, a boyfriend gone walkabout, or a family heirloom? Want to know if a loved one’s telling the truth, find a missing neighbour or discover how a body ended up at the bottom of a multi-storey car park? Contact: janehetherington at privatedetective.com contains: skulduggery, confectionery, mystery, a library, the stipendiary and some things slithery
Hanged to Death: A Museum Mystery
By Ellis Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Rachel interns at a museum, she finds out art and museum politics are murder.
Death by Marriage
By Blair Bancroft
Series: Golden Beach Book. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,090. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Death by accident, old age, and strangulation. An elderly senior about to marry a con artist. A rash of burglaries. Only an artistic imagination could conjure these disasters into connected events. But costume designer Gwyn Halliday manages it, as she flees trauma in the big city only to discover that bad things can also happen in a sleepy Florida retirement community.
The Inadvertent Thief
By Leti Del Mar
Series: The Thief, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,630. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
As a security specialist, Vivien Flowers is a perfectionist and when two very important paintings she had been hired to protect are stolen, she must get them back. But is Vivien willing to become a thief herself to get the paintings back? The answer leads her on a journey of intrigue, deceit, crime and even love as she travels from Los Angeles to Paris and discovers what she is capable of.
Bootsy Katz Case of the Bitch Vs Witch
By C. Christine Sproule
Price: Free! Words: 29,340. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(2.00 from 1 review)
Bootsy Katz a sixty tear old detective, teacher's aide, and painter finds the body of Mr. Weksler she also finds love and unravels many Sierra View, Nevada secrets.
Ghost of a Chance: Other World Investigations
By Carolyn Chambers Clark
Series: Paranormal Adventures, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 97,690. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Sydney Tyler’s in for a big surprise when Brinkley, after-life guide, sends her back to Earth to find out how and why she died. He cautions her not to get involved with the deputy in charge of her case or face dire consequences. So like Sydney, she totally ignores his warning. This decision puts her in the middle of an impossible choice.
Death in a Solitude Time Capsule
By Saundra McKee
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In the 13th of the Amish Country Murder Mystery Series, a grisly discovery is made when a 100 year old time capsule at Dana's church is opened. The next day the minister of the church is found dead. Solitude's amatuer sleuths, Fannie, Dana and Sharon, seek to find answers and in the process uncover some long buried secrets.
Code of Thieves
By Joyce Yarrow
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,140. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2012 by Istoria Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Full-time private investigator and part-time poet Jo Epstein travels to New York and eventually to Russia to help clear her emigre stepfather. Who's framing him for murder? She uncovers secrets in his past and in the honor-bound code of the criminal "vory," as she risks life, limb and treasure to keep the man her mother loves alive and safe.
Lizzie Borden: Girl Detective
By Richard Behrens
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 84,910. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2012 by PearTree Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Introducing Miss Lizzie Borden of Fall River, Mass., a most excellent girl detective and the most remarkable young woman ever to take on the criminal underworld in late 19th century New England. In these five early tales of mystery and adventure, Lizzie Borden explores Fall River's dark side through a landscape that is industrial, Victorian, and distinctly American.
Paddy Plays in Dead Mule Swamp
By Joan H. Young
Series: Anastasia Raven Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,260. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
When Anastasia Raven agrees to keep Paddy, an Irish Setter, for the summer, she didn't understand the mischievous nature of a large puppy. As a volunteer, she meets Corliss Leonard, and his granddaughters Star and Sunny, whose mother disappeared seven years ago. The girls fall in love with Paddy, but can the dog solve their problems? (Anastasia Raven Mysteries #3, full-length novel)
Murder deLight (Gershwin & Penrose # 1)
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Please note that this book was first published under the title "The Cosy Knave". A humorous mystery set in Yorkshire. The vicious attacks begin when the prodigal son of Knavesborough returns to the sleepy village after forty years in Argentina. No wonder that spiteful Mrs Walnut-Whip is killed, but when the violence escalates, Constable Penrose needs help and calls in his fiancée Rhapsody.