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Ms America and the Offing on Oahu
By Diana Dempsey
Series: Beauty Queen Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(Series#1) Happy Pennington finds out it’s not all sequins and silicone when she competes on Oahu for the Ms America crown. When her fiercest competitor tumbles dead out of the isolation booth during the pageant finale, Honolulu PD gets to thinking Happy might have killed her. What’s the only thing a beauty queen worth her sash can do? Nab the real killer ... Visit Diana at www.dianadempsey.com
The Next Ex
By Linda L. Richards
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 104,110. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Linda L. Richards takes readers on another rousing ride in The Next Ex, her second novel to feature “recovering stockbroker” Madeline Carter. Like Sunset Boulevard meets Boiler Room, with elements of classic Hollywood -- both old and new -- plus the high-paced, high tech high jinx of the contemporary financial world.
The Nell Sweeney Historical Mysteries
By P.B. Ryan
Price: $18.99 USD. Words: 391,200. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011 by Patricia Ryan. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
0.25 star(4.14 from 7 reviews)
This bargain-priced “boxed set” contains all six of P.B. Ryan’s bestselling historical mysteries, originally published by Berkley Prime Crime. Set in post-Civil War Boston, the series features Irish-born governess Nell Sweeney and opium-smoking former battle surgeon Will Hewitt.
The Leveler
By James McLaughlin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,040. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
0.75 star(4.67 from 9 reviews)
The Leveler...Don't get mad, get even!!!
Human Cargo
By Des Zamorano
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,530. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
ON SALE FOR A LIMITED TIME! Dynamic, Hispanic PI Inez Leon teams up with Kiril Levertov, gaining access to Pasadena’s Russian community in order to find a missing family. She uncovers a culture of underground nightclubs and virtual slavery, as well the high price of a passage into this country. It’s up to Inez to find and free the trio.
Cabin Take-Out
By Chelsea Graydon
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Bobby Waller’s done pretty good for a sport clerk who figured how the government was searching everyone’s mail. Stole him some money and been hiding out around Two-Toe Lake, living off cabin break-ins for 26 days! They can’t catch him because he’s careful and ruthless. Like the old widow in one of his target cabins is about to find out...
What's in a Name?
By Chelsea Graydon
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,320. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Julie’s the bookkeeper for a small business for which twelve checks have mysteriously gone missing. Now it’s her job (and freedom!) on the line as she runs to solve a crime that would have made Shakespeare shudder.
The Haunted House Symphony
By Sue Latham
Series: Ghost Hunting with Margo, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,900. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Margo Monroe recently left her office job to become a full-time professional ghost hunter. She's tempted to dismiss her new client, Marsha, as a hysterical drama queen. But while investigating Marsha's Victorian mansion, they make an accidental discovery that hints at a hidden treasure. With the help of a restless spirit, Margo and her team uncover something that makes them overnight celebrities.
Lucy's Suspicions
By Darla Lark
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 49,880. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Lucy, recently widowed, can't accept her husband's death and goes up into Michigan to clear her mind. While up there, she meets Robert and his son. Due to her instincts kicking in, she starts investigating Robert, only to find out that some things aren't what they appear and some people try to cover up the truth. Was it her husbands accident connected to Robert and his son? What really happened?
Money Maker
By Chelsea Graydon
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Maxwell knows just how to draw in the small-town rubes – look rich but act like plain folks – then KISS – Keep It Simple for Suckers. It’s got his homegrown Ponzi scheme raking in the dough. And sure, he’ll have to collapse it soon, but he can tell it’s got the legs for one more big score...
Voice Mail Murder
By Patricia Rockwell
Series: Pamela Barnes Acoustic Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,990. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011 by Cozy Cat Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Sex! Knives! Voice Mail Messages! Who stabbed the philandering football coach in the back? Was it one of the three women who left romantic voice mail messages on the cell phone found next to his body in the motel room? The police don’t have a clue.
The Ramachandra Moon
By Nickolas Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 67,470. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jessie Hampton has trouble; she has a treasure map for a fabled Moonstone, and someone is trying to kill her. Before she can begin to look for the treasure, a Pacific storm isolates her and her guests. They hear a cry and discover a friend's jealous wife has been murdered. Jessie soon investigates isolated Drake's Bay and finds this is a serious mistake when she walks into the murderer’s trap.
BUILT UPON THE SAND - A Short Story
By Jonnie Jacobs
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,950. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When wealthy widow Lillian Goodhue decides to leave the bulk of her estate to her handsome, newly hired young handyman, Miles Quackenbush, attorney Hannah Trilling sees red flags everywhere. But perhaps Lillian isn't as senile as people think. This story was originally published in an anthology entitled Women Before The Bench.
A Birthday Secret
By Nickolas Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,190. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Melanie Layton plans an unforgettable Murder Mystery birthday party for her best friend Marshall at a remote deserted mansion on the San Francisco Peninsula. Using his love of Agatha Christie she arranges a party based on a Christie novel for the weekend. Longtime friends gather to celebrate but it turns sour as old wounds and affairs are brought to light, and death joins the party.
The Loggia Crystal
By Nickolas Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Novelist Dian St. Cere wins a bidding war for an antique Italian desk at an online auction, and discovers the notorious Loggia Crystal; Lucrezia Borgia’s lost treasure. Soon greed, deception, and murder stalk her as she tries to find the killer.
A Murder at Mimi's
By Nickolas Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,450. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mimi Griffin fulfills a lifelong dream of opening a spectacular restaurant on the luxurious Montecito coast. To find the perfect chef, she stages a dinner at the new restaurant; the winner will be the head chef at Mimi' with an option bankrolled by Mimi, for their own restaurant depending on their success. Darkly handsome Emil Chandon is clearly the winner but finds his dreams cut short by death.
Susan Slutt, Girl Shamus
By Kate Emburg
Series: Susan Slutt Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,400. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011 by JMS Books LLC admin@jms-books.com. Category: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Who's the world-famous girl sleuth who solves all sorts of queer mysteries with the help of a butch tomboy, her feminine friend, and two boy detectives named Frank and Joe? If you guessed Nancy Drew, you're wrong! Meet Susan Slutt, the hottest schoolgirl shamus since the invention of edible panties. Contains 14 new stories.
A Murder in the Grand Canyon
By Nickolas Drake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,590. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Travel writer, Carol Valenti was enjoying her first view of the Grand Canyon when her new acquaintance wealthy Mimi Griffin, squeezed her arm in a death grip. Carol turned to see a man fling himself over the edge to his death a thousand feet below. Accompanying him on his brief trip were the shrill tones of Mimi's ear piercing scream.
Aria in Ice
By Flo Fitzpatrick
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 82,620. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"Aria in Ice" features "Sweet Dreams" dancer Abby Fouchet in a romantic mystery set in a creepy Prague castle where she’s filming a Gothic movie. Kastle "Kouzlo Noc" is also playing host to burglars, grave-robbers and a killer seeking a priceless flute, crafted by the resident castle ghost. This castle has become the Czech Republic’s hottest locale for treasure-hunters - living or dead.
Hollywood Confessions
By Gemma Halliday
Series: Hollywood Headlines, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,410. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 8 reviews)
Allie Quick, reporter for the L.A. Informer tabloid, investigates the death of a reality show producer. Between an aging sing-off judge, a family with sextuplets and triplets, and the star of a little person dating show, Allie has no shortage of reality star suspects. But when her heart is suddenly on the line, along with her job, This is one deadline Allie can't afford to miss!