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The Silent Hour: A Mrs. Meade Mystery
Series: The Mrs. Meade Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,610. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Major Cambert is found shot dead by his own fireside, his grandson Jim is the prime suspect—a suspect without an alibi. But others may have had a motive as well: an obnoxious ex-soldier, a sullen ranch hand…and Jim’s fiancée. And none can account for their whereabouts at that hour. With no other evidence to go on, Mrs. Meade will have to apply all her wits to discover who is really guilty…
Vodka Vickie
Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The makings of a pipe bomb are missing and private eye turns up at just the right time. It's almost magical.
Three Rounds To Go
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,250. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A trans-gender woman is brutally murdered for love, the body of a forensics student is planted on the body farm, and an unforgettable dinner with murder for dessert! Rosa Parks, Britni Patterson's newest detective makes her debut in three short stories, one of which was a finalist for the Derringer 2015 Best Short Story, and two exclusive stories for this collection!
Observant Oracle
Series: Lottie Baldwin Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,140. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2015 by Tirgearr Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Who murdered the Cheyenne State University student? Can deputy sheriff Harlan Erikson solve the case quickly enough to keep his fiancée, impulsive psychic Lottie Baldwin, from snooping on her own? (this is a short story)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,590. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2015 by Black Bay Books. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Someone shoots Santa Claus off the roof of an expensive house in Coral Gables. Xande and Yolande Calhoun from XYZ Investigations are the first on the scene.Who would shoot Santa? And who will be next? This is the fifth short story in the XYZ Mysteries saga by Golden Crown Finalist Iza Moreau.
Sam's Stories - Sam Smith Mysteries
Series: Sam Smith Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 10,500. Language: English. Published: August 23, 2015 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sam's Stories - Sam Smith Mysteries. Three short stories and a novel extract from the Sam Smith Mystery Series.
Candles on the Corner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,260. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Twelve-year-old Emily Gebhardt is dead – struck down by a hit-and-run driver while walking home from school. The makeshift shrine of candles and flowers on the corner is a daily reminder of her parents’ pain and loss. It’s also a starting point for investigation as PI Jeri Howard searches for information to bring the perpetrator to justice. Emily’s parents want. Or is it vengeance?
Blue Eyes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,710. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
“That’s a lot of cat crunchies,” says Oakland private investigator Jeri Howard, in this short story involving a cat with blue eyes. The sum in Mrs. Littlejohn’s will has been left to her niece, for the care of her cat until that beloved feline departs for that great cat tree in the sky. But the will doesn’t name the niece, and now two claimants have appeared. Which woman is the imposter?
By the Book
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Accident? Or suicide? That’s the question Navy Lieutenant Dinah Gray must answer when a sailor at her Navy command drives a car into San Francisco Bay. In this short story, Dinah discovers people would rather she didn’t make waves, including the formidable captain Dinah calls The Dragon Lady. Despite the pressure, the young officer must go where the evidence, and her conscience, lead her.
What the Cat Dragged In
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,290. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Hattie Ballew is a gold miner in California’s Mother Lode. She works a claim with her brothers, and enjoys the company of her cat Little Bit, who pilfers things from the cabin and the surrounding woods. As Hattie finds out in this short story, the lust for gold leads to violence – and murder. And Little Bit may drag in a clue.
Price: Free! Words: 18,150. Language: British English. Published: August 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Jessica is suspended from her job without notice, her best friend Alice has made unsubstantiated allegations. Jessica feels betrayed, with clarity of purpose, her emotions subside rapidly. She will be exonerated. Her motivation is saving the job she loves! She shall have closure, especially from Alice!
Rumble Strip - A Blackstone Valley Mystery Novelette
Price: Free! Words: 9,350. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Tricia Forney was exhausted. She'd put in a long night working at the Boston Law Library. All she wanted to do was get home, trudge up the snowy hill to her front door, feed the tiger barbs, and get some sleep. If she could just drive the few remaining miles ... Her eyes faded closed ... BRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRRR BRRR BRRR BRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRRRRRRRR BRRR BRRR BRRR What was that??
Jodi Picoult’s Leaving Time Summary & Review
You set the price! Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Literature » Literary
Leaving Time is a spellbinding novel that features a rather standard detective fiction theme. The story was masked with mysticism before completely revealing its intricate and unfathomable reality. It is a compelling story with twists that hold the readers to complete the book until the end.
Dial W For Writer
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Pulp fiction writer Betsy has to think fast when Rose, a member of her writing group, asks for help. Rose has left her romance novel manuscript in gangster boss Pete Pazzini's office, and if he finds out she's looked at his hit-list, she's dead! Luckily Betsy has assistance from her lead character, Bonnie, a beautiful femme fatale who becomes more real to Betsy than ever in her hour of need.
Pennie Apples: Deleted Chapter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A missing girl from a prominent, and wealthy family An albino psychic investigator's first day on the job An unborn baby with a psychic connection with her mother The first riveting case Pennie assists with solving This is the beginning of albino psychic detective Pennie Apples. Before she was Avery Tran's sleuth and confidant in The Malevolent Twin.
The Sapphire Chronicles - Broken Lair
Price: Free! Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the Sapphire Chronicles, a spy yearning to leave a life of espionage behind, is drawn back in.
Revenge Inc. - Part 1: The Trigger
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Through a series of flashbacks, Steve Getz learns the truth about his father's demise.
Russian Roulette. A Lisa Becker Short Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Lisa Becker and Fabian Zonk are dealing with a young man from Berlin-Marzahn who evidently has shot himself. Both forensic medicine and CSI agree. But Lisa suspects that the boy is actually the victim of a malicious trick. A short mystery from Berlin with Lisa Becker and an almost perfect murder. This book is DRM-free!
Hidden Arrangements
Series: The Finder. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,910. Language: Australian English. Published: June 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Whilst implementing a new IT system for a Government Department, Mike uncovers a possible web of deceit, corruption and conflicts of interest. He enlists the help of Harriet to see if his concerns are warranted.
The Cat Who Saved Me #3 (Sky Valley Cozy Mystery Cat Series)
Series: Skyvalley Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,710. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Emmy thought that she had the shock of her life when she learned that the bracelet she found at the backyard was actually Bella’s—her trusted babysitter; the person she thought would never do her wrong. But life, as always, had other plans. And those plans are never really what she had in mind. Now’s her one last chance to get to know the truth once and for all.