Books tagged: sleuth

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Always Safest in the Dark
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 188,580. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00)
The Collector: he stole their children in the night, wreaking havoc upon the city until he suddenly vanished... Years later, Detective Trevor London struggles between solving a new case and facing up to his violent, personal connection to The Collector. But with the help of journalist Victoria Anderson, they'll try to unmask The Collector and close this violent chapter of the city's history...
The Rankin Files
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,000. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Murder and blood money on the Bruce Peninsula... After a body pops up in the spring runoff of the Rankin River, the sleepy town of Wiarton may never be the same. The murdered man, a wealthy Irishman backing a casino bid for the Bruce Peninsula, had apparently also tangled with both the mafia and the IRA. Local tempers flare when police question some young Natives as possible suspects.
Nowhere Fast (A Mercy Watts Short)
Series: Mercy Watts Mysteries. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,410. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A crabby nun and a runaway girl. Mercy should’ve stayed in bed. Instead, she bows to her aunt’s guilt trip and is hot on the trail of Charley Horton, a girl the police can’t find. With the help of her nerd posse, she’ll find Charley, but somebody isn’t going to be too happy about it.
Laurie R. King's Sherlock Holmes
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,550. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2013. Categories: Essay » Literature
Essays by Laurie R. King on Sherlock Holmes and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle.
Murder for Bid
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 67,820. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2013 by Martin Sisters Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Former investment banker, Pippi O’Brien, has turned to resale merchandising for a living. Now, instead of trading on the Chicago Stock Exchange, she rummages through dumpsters, hits garage sales and peruses consignments shops in search of cast-off treasures to sell on-line … that is when she’s not busy playing detective.
The Stray Pitch
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,520. Language: English. Published: December 16, 2012 by Flat Sole Studio. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Born into a family of thieves, Wendy Winkworth becomes a private investigator because “you don’t go to jail if you’re caught.” In 1950, 24-year old Wendy is hired by the mobster/owner of the Star Spangled Girls Baseball League to infiltrate the Burton City Hornettes and find the murderer of its star pitcher, a blonde bombshell of amazing physical powers and influence.
Two Cats and a Chicken Shop Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00)
Two Cats and a Chicken Shop Mystery is a funny mystery novel based on true events. It puts the genre of arcane thrillers in a humoristic new scenery. The action kicks off in a chicken shop in Madrid where Consuelo finds herself confronted with a face that suddenly appeared on the floor. Her quest to reveal the truth leads her to one of the most extraordinary mysteries in Spanish history!
Murder and Mischief in the Hamptons
Price: Free! Words: 67,830. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(3.60)
When Reid Larson moved into her employer's guest house, she had no idea how difficult her life would become. If dealing with the resident ghosts wasn't problematic enough, now there's a new poltergeist on the scene. In the midst of all this, Pia decides a remodel is in order and digs up a lot more than she bargained for.
The BuddhaPest
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,310. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Mafia, Suicide, Murder ... The BuddhaPest mixes a combination of cross-cultural mishaps with a healthy dose of international intrigue to create a teen mystery that only a third culture kid could solve.
Fatal Fruitcake: A Christmas Short Story
Series: Callahan Garrity mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,670. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2012 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00)
Atlanta cleaning lady/private detective Callahan Garrity, the protagonist of the author's eight critically acclaimed mysteries, returns from a long hiatus in this short story to track down the source of a killer fruitcake--and in the process discovers that some forms of Christmas spirit really can be lethal.