Books tagged: mystery and romance

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Maid for Mayhem
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,860. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Gretchen is tossed off the corporate ladder she relocates to a rural county, finding employment and lodging with a wealthy widow. When her benefactress dies, Gretchen discovers a talent in crime scene cleaning and her hands full with unexpected beaus, hilarious new friends and a serial killer who suddenly drops in on the locals. Business picks up along with danger; Gretchen is just his type.
Watched
Series: The Watched Trilogy. Price: Free! Words: 101,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Change. She longs for it. A murder. She will never be the same.
Adventures In Funeral Crashing (Funeral Crashing Mysteries #1)
Series: Funeral Crashing Mysteries (aka Kait Lenox Mysteries), Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 58,030. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sixteen year old Kait Lenox has a reputation as the weird girl in her high school and maybe it has a little to do with the fact that Kait has a hobby crashing funerals. At one of these, Kait is outted by the most popular guy in school, Ethan Ripley. Yet, instead of humiliating her, Ethan asks for her help, and Kait finds herself in full on crush, as well as entangled in a murder mystery.
Notorious D.O.C.
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,270. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011 by Olo Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Eight years ago, someone ran over a young doctor who asked too many questions. Today, at the mother's request, Dr. Hope Sze untangles the cold case before the killer silences Hope, too. This time, the sociopath won't back down. Neither will Hope--or the two men vying for her attention. The second Hope Sze mystery. Written by a Montreal ER doctor. "Hope Sze is...utterly likeable."--EQMM
Vertical Stripes Can Kill You: An Alexa Robb Super Sized is Beautiful Mystery
Series: Women Sleuths, Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 60,640. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Like cozy mysteries about nosy dress designers for super-sized women? What about smart and brave women sleuths who'll go to the limit to find a murderer. What about mysteries with dogs in them? If you said "yes" to any of these, VERTICAL STRIPES CAN KILL YOU could be for you. Buy it now and see what happens to Alexa/Alex and her dachshund!
Acoustic Shadow
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 241,630. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General
Jack Elliott searches for the truth of Jeremy's death, a captain at the 146th Antietam reenactment, but it is as elusive as the ghosts haunting the Claiborne house. When Charlotte Shaw arrives to sell the house he convinces her to stay though it may be as fatal to her as it was to Jeremy. Quickly they are pulled into a shadow where the past fights the present for the ending of a deadly love story.
The End of May Road (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. II)
Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,560. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Sidelined at home on maternity leave, Business World reporter Claire Raymond investigates why a neighbor's son is found dead in Hong Kong's tony Midlevel district only six months before the official handover of Hong Kong from Britain to China. A neurotic anxiety pervades the colonial middle-class and mixes with a rising religious hysteria among Filipina babysitters and threatens her own baby.
The Shadows of Shigatse (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. III)
Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,100. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Who's the traitor—nervous Dr. Chamba, dashing Dr. Norsang, beautiful nurse DaDon or the weary Swiss-Tibetan Kelsang? Xavier Vonalp takes journalist Claire Raymond to his medical project in Tibet on a quest to nail the informer betraying Tibetan patients fleeing to Nepal. Identifying who is the deadly turncoat is hard enough, but her ex-lover Jim also begs a sensitive favor behind Xavier's back.
Help Wanted: A Kyle Shannon Mystery
Series: Kyle Shannon Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,880. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The holidays have arrived but Kyle Shannon isn’t feeling festive. Her lover may be leaving, and her friend Tiffany is in the financial pits. Things aren’t right at Office Right, either. On assignment within the company, she finds bottoming sales, temps with attitude, and a boss as frosty as a snowman. Then somebody murders a manager and all the ho-ho-ho goes up the chimney.
Dark Desires
Series: Dark Gothic. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,860. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Gothic, Fiction » Romance » Historical
As a murderer stalks the streets of London's East End, Darcie Finch accepts a position that no one else dares as assistant to Dr. Damien Cole, a dangerously attractive man with dark secrets, a man who may well be a remorseless killer.