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1st To Die

1st To Die

by James Patterson

Four women-four friends-share a determination to stop a killer who has been stalking newlyweds in San Francisco. Each one holds a piece of the puzzle: Lindsay Boxer is a homicide inspector in the San Francisco Police Department, Claire Washburn is a medical examiner, Jill Bernhardt is an assistant D.A., and Cindy Thomas just started working the crime desk of the San Francisco Chronicle.But the usual procedures aren't bringing them any closer to stopping the killings. So these women form a Women's Murder... Read more
H" Is For Homicide

H" Is For Homicide

by Sue Grafton

Originally published: New York : Henry Holt, c1991.
K Is For Killer

K Is For Killer

by Sue Grafton

Originally published: New York : Henry Holt and Co., 1994.
I" Is For Innocent

I" Is For Innocent

by Sue Grafton

Sue Grafton spends part of the year in Kentucky and the rest in California.  All of her Alphabet Mysteries are available from Random House Audio, read by Judy Kaye.
L Is For Lawless

L Is For Lawless

by Sue Grafton

12th in the Kinsey Millhone series, Grafton's "L" is for Lawless has the heroine doing a small favor for a friend, that ends up having her chase down the trail of a bank heist that is over 40 years old
Two For the Dough

Two For the Dough

by Janet Evanovich

Two for the Dough, published in 1996, is the second novel by Janet Evanovich featuring the bounty hunter Stephanie Plum. Like others in the Stephanie Plum series, Two For the Dough was a best-seller, spending 36 weeks on the Top 150 list.
One For the Money

One For the Money

by Janet Evanovich

One for the Money is the first book in the Stephanie Plum by Janet Evanovich. Stephanie Plum is a former lingerie buyer turned bounty hunter whose first job is to bring in her ex-boyfriend Joe Morelli, a police detective wanted for murder. Published in 1994, and the movie rights sold for $1million just prior to the books release.
Three To Get Deadly

Three To Get Deadly

by Janet Evanovich

Three to Get Deadly is the third novel by Janet Evanovich featuring the bounty hunter Stephanie Plum and was first published in 1997. It won the 1998 Dilys Award.
The Body Farm

The Body Farm

by Patricia Cornwell

When an eleven-year-old girl is found murdered, Kay Scarpetta, Chief Medical Examiner for the Commonwealth of Virginia, gets another chance at stopping one of the most heartless and horrifying serial killers of her career: the demented Temple Gault.
F" Is For Fugitive

F" Is For Fugitive

by Sue Grafton

"F" is for Fugitive, Kinsey Millhone #6
Kinsey Millhone is tasked with proving the innocence of a man already found guilty of murder. Bailey Fowler was convicted in the death of his girlfriend, Jean Timberlake.
After an escape, Bailey was picked back up, and now hires Kinsey to find the real killer and save him from returning to jail.
Track Of the Cat

Track Of the Cat

by Nevada Barr

Track of the Cat is 1954 William A. Wellman film starring Robert Mitchum and Teresa Wright. It was based on a 1949 adventure novel of the same name by Walter Van Tilburg Clark. This was Wellman's second adaptation of a Clark novel, the first being The Ox-Bow Incident.
P Is For Peril

P Is For Peril

by Sue Grafton

She's every lover's feisty girlfriend. She's every father's courageous daughter. She's every woman's tough, vulnerable, and spirited alter ego. She's Kinsey Millhone, familiar to millions of readers around the globe, and she's back in full stride in P is for Peril, her latest venture into the darker side of the human soul. Mordant, mocking, and deceptively low-key, hers is a voice we know we can trust, from a character we've come to love. Through fifteen novels, Sue Grafton has gone from strength to... Read more
M Is For Malice

M Is For Malice

by Sue Grafton

13th in the Kinsey Millhone series, "M" is for Malice continues the private eye's journey as she searches for a missing heir, the black sheep of a family who was banished from the family, but not his father's will.
The Kalahari Typing School For Men

The Kalahari Typing School For Men

by Alexander McCall Smith

Alexander McCall Smith is a professor of medical law at Edinburgh University. He was born in what is now known as Zimbabwe and taught law at the University of Botswana. He is the author of more than fifty books: novels, children’s books, a short story collection, and specialized titles such as Forensic Aspects of Sleep. He lives in Scotland.
T Is For Trespass

T Is For Trespass

by Sue Grafton

Sue Grafton lives in Montecito, California, and Louisville, Kentucky. Most recently, she was named a Grand Master by the Mystery Writers of America.
Lost In a Good Book

Lost In a Good Book

by Jasper Fforde

Lost in a Good Book is an alternate history, fantasy novel by Jasper Fforde. It won the IMBA 2004 Dilys Award.
Mrs Jeffries Takes the Cake

Mrs Jeffries Takes the Cake

by Emily Brightwell

Emily Brightwell is the author of the "Mrs. Jeffries" series of mysteries. She lives in Lake Forest, CA.
Mrs Jeffries Takes the Stage

Mrs Jeffries Takes the Stage

by Emily Brightwell

Emily Brightwell is the author of the "Mrs. Jeffries" series of mysteries. She lives in Lake Forest, CA.
Body Of Evidence

Body Of Evidence

by Patricia Cornwell

In Patricia Cornwell's Body of Evidence (Kay Scarpetta, #2), we meet Beryl Madison. Someone is threatening her and spying on her and she flees to Key West for a break. She returns home, and is murdered...and now Dr. Kay Scarpetta, Chief Medical Examiner is on the case.
G" Is For Gumshoe

G" Is For Gumshoe

by Sue Grafton

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Mrs Jeffries Plays the Cook

by Emily Brightwell

Emily Brightwell is the author of the "Mrs. Jeffries" series of mysteries. She lives in Lake Forest, CA.
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The Murderer's Tale

by Margaret Frazer

Margaret Frazer was a finalist for an Edgar Award for Best Original Paperback for both The Servant’s Tale and The Prioress’ Tale. The Sister Frevisse series includes The Novice’s Tale, The Servant’s Tale, The Outlaw’s Tale, The Bishop’s Tale, The Boy’s Tale, The Murderer’s Tale, The Prioress’ Tale, The Maiden’s Tale, The Reeve’s Tale, and The Squire’s Tale. She lives in Minneapolis, Minnesota.
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J Is For Judgment

by Sue Grafton

J For Judgment, Kinsey Millhone #10

Wendell Jaffe has been dead and buried for five years...or so it was thought until his former insurance agent spots him at a resort in Mexico. Now California Fidelity wants its insurance money back and they hire P.I. Kinsey Millhone to solve this case.
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The Prioress' Tale

by Margaret Frazer

Women Sleuths Books & Ephemera

The No1 Ladies\' Detective Agency

The No1 Ladies' Detective Agency

by Smith, Alexander McCall

This first novel in Alexander McCall Smith's widely acclaimed The No. 1 Ladies Detective Agency series tells the story of the delightfully cunning and enormously engaging Precious Ramotswe, who is drawn to her profession to "help people with problems in their lives." Immediately upon setting up shop in a small storefront in Gaborone, she is hired to track down a missing husband, uncover a con man, and follow a wayward daughter. But the case that tugs at her heart, and lands her in danger, is a missing... Read more
Isle Of Dogs

Isle Of Dogs

by Cornwell, Patricia

Patricia Cornwell’s novels of big-city police have taken this classic genre to a new level. Now, with this #1 New York Times bestselling novel, she outdoes herself, with a wry tale of life and turmoil behind the blue wall. Chaos breaks loose when the governor of Virginia orders that speed traps be painted on all streets and highways, and warns that speeders will be caught by monitoring aircraft flying overhead. But the eccentric island of Tangier, fourteen miles off the coast of... Read more
Blood Shot

Blood Shot

by Paretsky, Sara

V.I. Warshawski isn't crazy about going back to her old south Chicago neighborhood, but a promise is something she always keeps. Caroline, a childhood friend, has a dying mother and a problem -- after twenty-five years she wants V.I. to find the father she never knew. But when V.I. starts probing into the past, she not only finds out where all the bodies are buried -- she stumbles onto a very new corpse. Now she's stirring up a deadly mix of big business and chemical corruption that may become... Read more
Ill Wind

Ill Wind

by Barr, Nevada

Lately, visitors to Mesa Verde have been bringing home more than photos--they're also carrying a strange, deadly disease. And once it strikes, park ranger Anna Pigeon must find the very human source of the evil wind.
Killing Orders

Killing Orders

by Paretsky, Sara

V.I.'s battleaxe Aunt Rosa is under investigation by the FBI and SEC after counterfeit stock certificates were found at St. Albert's Priory, where she serves as treasurer. As malicious as her aunt is, V.I. knows she's not dishonest, so V.I. vows to protect her from taking the fall. But V.I. starts questioning the strength of her family ties when a menacing voice on the phone threatens to throw acid into her eyes if she doesn't butt out. The stakes are high as she begins to sniff out a connection between... Read more
The Inspector and Mrs Jeffries

The Inspector and Mrs Jeffries

by Brightwell, Emily

Emily Brightwell is the author of the "Mrs. Jeffries" series of mysteries. She lives in Lake Forest, CA.
Goodnight, Irene

Goodnight, Irene

by Burke, Jan

For thirty-five years the identity of the dismembered woman found under the Las Piernas pier has remained a mystery. What secret did she take to her grave? Southern California reporter Irene Kelly has uncovered a maze of forensic records and confidential files that suggest a motive far more sinister than anyone imagined. The discovery has brought her close to Detective Frank Harriman, and closer still to exposing a killer who will resort to anything to keep his secrets buried -- and Irene silenced forever.
Justice Hall

Justice Hall

by King, Laurie

Head Case

Head Case

by Cody, Liza

Copy Kat

Copy Kat

by Kijewski, Karen

Backhand

Backhand

by Cody, Liza

Trophies and Dead Things

Trophies and Dead Things

by Muller, Marcia

McCone & Friends

McCone & Friends

by Muller, Marcia

Murders and Other Confusions

Murders and Other Confusions

by Lynn, Emerson Kathy

Burn Marks

Burn Marks

by Paretsky, Sara

Detecting Women

Detecting Women

by Heising, Willetta L