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The Wellington Bureau: A Quartermain Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 43,310. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
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Anna, Lady Quartermain, is a grieving widow at twenty-five. In an attempt to restart her life she sets up the Wellington Bureau, an investigation agency. A failed bank robbery, a jewel thief, and a callous murderer – set against a background of aristocratic England.
Blind Eye (A High Priestess Iliona Ancient Greek Mystery, #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,910. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blackmailed into spying for Lysander, head of the hated Secret Police, High Priestess Iliona discovers that the threat to her country doesn’t come from their archenemy, Athens. It comes from deep within Sparta itself. But as she investigates, the same thread keeps turning up. Of a one-eyed giant who lives in the hills. The legendary Cyclops. So who is this man who inspires such fear?
The Sands of Gower: The First Penny Weaver Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,230. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Penny Weaver, luxuriating in her two-month vacation at a B &B in Wales, is disturbed by the murder of a German guest. In the process of solving the crime, Penny and Detective Inspector Kenneth Morgan are powerfully attracted. This, plus the British post-World War II continuing distrust of the Germans complicates their investigation.
Restitution: Tayt Waters Book Two
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 66,520. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Tayt Waters: small business owner, tea-drinker and ... vigilante? "Sunflower Specials" the side business of the 29 year-old Vermonter, helps people who have not found fair answers through the justice system. Tayt tracks down deadbeat dads, wife abusers, and, in this novel, helps rescue an innocent teenager.
The Silent Hour: A Mrs. Meade Mystery
Series: The Mrs. Meade Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,680. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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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…
Murder on Kaanapali Beach: A Leila Kahana Mystery
Series: Leila Kahana Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,800. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Murder on Kaanapali Beach is the highly anticipated sequel to the bestselling book, Murder in Maui by award-winning crime writer R. Barri Flowers. Maui County homicide detective and composite sketch artist Leila Kahana investigates a new murder, even while being haunted by a frustrating serial murder case.
Going Where the Wind Blows
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,130. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rita Mae came to San Francisco in the late 1800s with her man to find a better life, never mind the fact that said new life involved plans to rob a few banks. When Bill is murdered, Rita Mae starts turning tricks while she tries to find the killer and, even more importantly, the bankroll. When her new job results in another murder, Rita Mae discovers her problems are only just beginning.
Taming of the T-Bird - an Emily Trace Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » General
A small town carpenter comes to detective Emily Trace with a car problem which she suspects is more than mechanical. In her quest to tame the errant T-Bird, Emily becomes embroiled in murder and arson, and encounters an alien megalomaniac and his minions who have designs to take over the planet. It’s up to Emily – with a lot of help from her friends – to thwart their evil schemes.
Storm Surge: A Jonie Waters Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 86,960. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Defeating odds and ignoring well-meant advice is her specialty, so when reporter Jonie Waters follows a news tip and discovers her girlhood friend’s body, nothing can dissuade her from setting out to find the murderer. Jonie attracts the suspicions of local police as she finds herself in the middle of other related crimes.
Unpacking the Undertaker
Series: The Ella Westin Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,950. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ella is back from her honeymoon and is moving into her new home. She unpacked a particularly heavy crate and got a nasty shock. All she wanted to do was put her books on the bookshelf. Is it too late to close the crate and send it back? #4 in the Ella Westin Mysteries coming December 27, 2015