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The Scarab Heart
Series: The Involuntary Medium, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. (Free until June 30!) Words: 81,430. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 7 reviews)
Egypt, 1885. Theft and murder are afoot at an archaeological dig in the Valley of the Kings. Lizzie Blaylock, a young materializing medium of some renown, and her mentor, Miss Otis, thought they were there to vacation, especially as Lizzie has decided she wants nothing more to do with her powers. Her powers, however, have other things in mind.
Bats and Bones
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,390. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Camping can be murder. Oh, sure, there's the stunning scenery, socializing with old friends and new acquaintances, amazing food cooked outside, and so on. But what if a dead body turns up on one of your hikes-for-fun-and fitness? Better camp with retirees Frannie and Larry Shoemaker and their friends! Bats and Bones is a B.R.A.G Medallion Honoree.
The Bridge of Dead Things
Series: The Involuntary Medium, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2013 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.71 from 7 reviews)
Murky Victorian London. Thirteen-year-old Lizzie Blaylock has done her best to fill her absconding mother’s shoes, but her father is lazy and feckless, and her little sister is riddled with tuberculosis. When Lizzie has a fit at school, for which she is expelled, she and those around her slowly begin to realize that she may have special powers…powers to communicate with the dead.
The Case of the Missing Call Girl: A Callie Ryden Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,750. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Callie Ryden works for a P.I. When he hires her out for undercover work, she thinks it is a run of the mill job. Who knew that being a body double could be so dangerous? Now, she needs to solve the case before she gets hurt or worse.
Audition for Murder
Series: Maggie Ryan, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,730. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2012 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nick and Lisette O’Connor need a change. They leave New York City for a semester as artists-in-residence at a college upstate, professional leads in a campus production of Hamlet. Threats and accidents follow Lisette, and Nick worries it might be more than just petty jealousy. Maggie Ryan, a student running lights for the show, helps investigate a mystery steeped in the turmoil of 1967 America.
Death by Chocolate
Series: Death by Chocolate, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,750. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(4.70 from 10 reviews)
USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR Lindsay Powell loves chocolate. It tastes good, it makes her feel good, it never cheats on her like her almost-ex husband. But someone wants her dead and uses her inability to resist chocolate to try to murder her. As Lindsay battles an elusive stalker, poisoned chocolate, and a dead man who isn't very dead, she will need more than a chocolate fix to survive.
Southern Fried Son of a Gun (A Willow Crier Cozy Mystery Book 4)
Series: Willow Crier Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,890. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016 by Wide Awake Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Willow’s Packin’ Heat! Willow Crier’s got a gun and the whole town will hear her bang. During a monthly potluck at the gun club, a local war hero, Clancy, ends up fried to a crisp. Armed with binoculars and cast Iron, Willow uncovers hidden secrets long ago buried. While searching for the murderer, Willow is also searching for the perfect fried chicken recipe. A painful surgery earns her sympathy,
In Over Her Head Chloe Babineaux Private Investigator
Series: Chloe Babineaux, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,440. Language: American English. Published: February 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Chloe is hired to discover the identity of the body found at her clients mailbox. He wasn't left behind because of postage due. It's up to Chloe and Tony, her best friend's boyfriend visiting from Miami to find out who he is and who killed him. She also has a little help or ghoulish hindrance, however you want to look at it. Throw in a little romance and it's a lot of fun.
Wounded
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
When Tara Blankenship’s writing assignment takes her to an “eco village” on Washington’s Olympic Peninsula, she anticipates a quiet couple of weeks in a quaint setting. (She’s far too mature to use the word boring, thank you very much.) What she stumbles into is anything but quiet and quaint. Someone has been slaughtering livestock to scare the villagers, mysterious intruders are searching...
Chocolate Kiss of Death (A Willow Crier Cozy Mystery Book 6)
Series: Willow Crier Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,690. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017 by Wide Awake Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Willow finds herself in scalding hot water when Clover is accused of biting her ex. Her patience takes a turn for the worse when Alex, Willow’s ex, shows up with his girlfriend in tow for Embry’s engagement party. Alex tests more than Willow’s temperament, as things go topsy-turvy in the town of Turtle. When Alex’s girlfriend ends up dead, Alex finds himself in the clink.
This Little Piggy Wound Up Dead (A Willow Crier Cozy Mystery Book 3)
Series: Willow Crier Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,610. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016 by Wide Awake Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Willow, Steve, and Embry team up to win the city’s annual Barbecue Competition. Camping out isn’t all it’s cracked up to be. As Willow is coercing her 40 something year old body to make the trek to the bathroom for her morning rituals, she finds herself a witness to the local bad boy twirling on a rotisserie. She vows she won’t get involved. Yeah, like that happens.
I Scream, You Scream (A Willow Crier Cozy Mystery Book 2)
Series: Willow Crier Cozy Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,980. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2016 by Wide Awake Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Willow Crier is at it again! As chairwoman for Turtle’s annual Ice Cream Festival, she is unable to enter the town’s sponsored ice cream making contest. So, she does what any good cook-off addict does, she talks her daughter into entering. As the festival is just getting heated up, the town's local writer in residence turns up frozen, sitting on a bucket of Pistachio Goodness in the walk-in freeze
Fifty Shades of Dead
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,500. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Three young librarians get together for a girl’s night out at the movies to see Fifty Shades of Grey where they meet a handsome stranger who bears a striking resemblance to the film’s main character. He invites them to dinner, but only one goes with him—a vulnerable redhead who has just been served divorce papers. A few days later, her body is found behind an abandoned house in the 9th ward.
Dead Without Honor
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,120. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gilda Wright thinks she’s landed a dream job as the receptionist at a karate school. Her boss, Sensei Mick Williams, is almost as demanding as he is sexy, but Gilda is inspired by the strength and courage of the people around her. When Gilda finds the body of one of the instructors in the dojo with a sword through his chest, she must find her own inner strength and fast!
Murder At The Abbey: A Detective Santy Mystery
Series: A Detective Santy Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 39,000. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In this murder/mystery, a monastery in Orange County, California is shaken to its core when one of its priests is murdered. Who would want to kill him? Tempers have been running high in Silverado Canyon ever since the abbey purchased land to expand on. Detective Clarissa Santy is trying to solve the murder, while she’s busy reintroducing her father to the world outside of prison.
Town Haunts
Series: An Anna Nolan Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,710. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Holiday » Halloween
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Cemetery caretaker Sherman Mason is horrified to hear his dead wife calling to him. He asks Tiernay Rae, a gorgeous witch, to hold a séance to find out what’s troubling his wife’s ghost. Tiernay needs a coven, however, so Anna Nolan and her friends volunteer to help. But with Halloween fast approaching and the séance unleashing a malicious evil in the small town, can Tiernay stop it in time?
Busy Bees: The Morelville Mysteries - Book 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 66,590. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
Special Agent Dana Rossi is down but not out after being shot and seriously injured. Will romance blossom or sparks fly when she shacsk up in Morelville with the beautiful butch Sheriff Melissa ‘Mel’ Crane and her extended family while she recovers? Will murder get in the way of love? Can Mel solve two major crimes and keep her former job on the road loving girlfriend happy in a tiny town?

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