Books tagged: detective women

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Keeper of Pleas
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,740. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On December 10, 1880, Coroner Sévère makes a gruesome discovery: nine newborns, buried in flowerpots, and hidden in plain sight in Whitechapel. A mortician receives the bodies and vanishes...
The Automaton's Wife
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,250. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Beatrice Knight has enough to contend with: a zebra is dead on her lawn, her horse is possessed, a gentleman has arrived with the temerity to propose to her, and her dead husband has absconded with an automaton. She soon has other issues, for a killer has moved into town with a nasty habit of carving up the victims. As luck should dictate, who should be the next target but Mrs Knight herself?
Beaten to the Punch: And Other Mysteries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,270. Language: British English. Published: July 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
The small talk at a summer barbeque is rudely interrupted by a baffling murder. It looks like poison, but how can that be when everyone has shared the same food and drink? Alma Easter, a cake-obsessed old lady, knows the answer. With this and other intriguing mysteries, Beaten to the Punch contains a variety of entertaining short stories for anyone who loves a cosy read.
Recreation: Yes, You Do Look A Little Familiar...
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,480. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2015 by Ex-L-Ence Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A short story prequel to the 'Lena's Friends' crime novels. Lena sells herself, she is a high class 'escort', a prostitute. At a bike rally, Lena meets up with Tony, someone she had previously met in a ‘professional’ way... Despite initial worries that her business and private lives should be kept separate, it soon becomes obvious that Tony was definitely going to be one of ‘Lena's Friends’...
701
Price: Free! Words: 11,030. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(4.50)
The New Orleans murder rate is on the rise and the city is reeling. With police resources on the decline, Homicide detective Sarah Renner and her partner Gabriel Lucas investigate a case where a gang member is found fatally stabbed in a local bar. The deeper the investigation leads them the more both detectives learn the lengths people will go to when their lives are torn apart.
Ghosts of Tsavo
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,550. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(4.00)
Armed with Victorian etiquette and a dead husband, Beatrice Knight arrives in colonial Kenya desperate for a pot of tea. She’ll need more than that if she’s to unravel the mystery of the Ghosts of Tsavo without being eaten in the process. She must endure all manner of inconveniences while surviving the efforts of her safari guide to feed her to the lions. What is a ghost-chasing widow to do?
Bodega
Price: Free! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
New Orleans Homicide Detective, Sarah Renner and her partner, Gabriel Lucas investigate a late night robbery homicide in an uptown bodega. The blitz style attack leaves the scene in chaos and Renner and Lucas work round the clock to solve this senseless crime.
The Island of Temptations: The Fake Show
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Andy Fernandes, a policeman from Denver, sick and tired of the routine work at the police station, participates in the casting for a new TV show and as a member of the selected group heads for the island to be tested. Before leaving he receives the task from his chief – to watch over one of the show participants who is the daughter of a recently murdered FBI agent. While preparing for shooting...
Murder at the Library Conference
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Washington DC is the setting of the annual library conference and Ally Derringer is anticipating a magnificent event to cap off her year as president. Many new members have recently joined, although it is unclear why. The festive atmosphere is interrupted as an unsolved murder threatens to wreck the conference. The Three Biblioteers form an alliance to try to crack the case.
The Devil Takes A Bow (Book #2 D.I. Marsh series)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 49,570. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00)
D.I. Angela Marsh is asked to help a colleague to save his family from a religious cult; at the same time that bodies are discovered that have had their organs removed, whilst they were still alive! Are these connected? D.I. Marsh uncovers far more than she could possibly dream of.