Category: Women Sleuths

  • Unknown Means by Elizabeth Becka

    By Elizabeth Becka

    In Elizabeth Becka's most modern hugely suspenseful novel, forensic scientist Evelyn James returns to enquire a harrowing sequence of crimes--only to discover that not anyone is secure. Evelyn James is a forensic professional within the Cleveland clinical Examiner's workplace who is juggling a hard workload, a teenage daughter from a failed marriage, and a murder detective boyfriend. And someway she regularly occurs to be concerned with the various twistiest, such a lot tough crime scenes possible. This time round she's referred to as in to enquire what seems to be a locked-room secret: A prosperous girl is murdered within the penthouse suite of a sumptuous, high-security construction. The building's elaborate surveillance process did not decide up whatever, the doorway wasn't compelled, and the victim's husband has an hermetic alibi. situations like this, Evelyn understands, can activate the main microscopic piece of evidence--if she will be able to locate any. issues glance even trickier while one other sufferer turns up in one other penthouse suite. Then Evelyn's ally is attacked--and issues get own. And whilst a 3rd individual is located useless, Evelyn realizes that the killer's number of sufferer is whatever yet random . . .
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  • Tracking Perception by Cherri Galbiati

    By Cherri Galbiati

    A Becky McAllen secret Novel

    A bloody homicide on the Piper Mansion. the single witness, Tasha-- a German shepherd dog...

    There's been a homicide in Spike, a small Texas city. The financial institution president and his spouse have been present in their domestic with slashed throats. the invention happened whilst 4 church girls came over for the per 30 days financials. After stumbling onto the ugly scene they determined to wash issues up earlier than calling the police, to spare town from seeing the atrocity.

    When Becky McAllen, who occurs to be married to the executive of police, turns into Tasha's caretaker, she turns into the killer's subsequent target...a assassin who is after even more than blood.
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  • Twice (Lydia Strong) by Lisa Miscione

    By Lisa Miscione

    Lisa Miscione's first mysteries that includes Lydia powerful, Angel fireplace and The Darkness Gathers, obtained compliment for his or her lyrical prose and achingly suspenseful plotting. Now Miscione supplies her top novel up to now: Lydia and her companion, P.I. Jeff Mark, needs to confront not just a brutal assassin however the demons from their very own past.Julian Ross, an excellent and acclaimed long island urban artist, has been charged with brutally killing her moment husband. She used to be stumbled on on the scene, hysterical, over his bloody, dead corpse. She keeps her innocence, however the police officers are having hassle believing her: Ten years in the past Julian was once indicted and acquitted of murdering her first husband in precisely an analogous method. Julian's mom, Eleanor, is confident of her daughter's innocence and hires Lydia and Jeff to transparent her identify. a chilly lady, Eleanor still turns out devoted to her kin, even taking care of Julian's five-year-old twins. yet Lydia and Jeff, who're nonetheless facing the aftermath of a disagreement with Lydia's mother's assassin, dive into the case purely to find that little in regards to the kin is what it sort of feels to be. In a gripping, stressful and staggering mystery, once more the gifted Lisa Miscione gives you a sophisticated novel in regards to the nature of evil, and the redemption of survival.
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  • Chilling Effect (Lucinda Hayes Mysteries) by Marianne Wesson

    By Marianne Wesson

    Boulder legal professional Lucinda Hayes pulls the grotesque web page from the fax desktop, now not suspecting it's going to draw her into the repugnant realm of pornographic movie and pit her opposed to the giants of the mainstream movie undefined. Her reluctant contract to symbolize Peggy Grayling, mom of a slain baby, calls for her to arrive out to her legislation accomplice Tory Meadows and personal investigator Linc Tolkien, yet problems her long-distance love affair with ny legal professional Sam Holt. because the case unfolds Cinda needs to name upon all her criminal expertise and argue for a brand new figuring out of the legislation of unfastened speech; it additionally forces her to revisit her earlier and face its ghosts. equivalent components court docket drama, highbrow trip, and personality research, Chilling influence is Marianne Wesson?’s such a lot provocative Lucinda Hayes secret so far.
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  • A Slice of Murder (Pizza Lover's Mysteries) by Chris Cavender

    By Chris Cavender

    Now not an excessive amount of occurs within the sleepy little city of trees Ridge, North Carolina - that's positive with pizza-purveyor extraordinaire Eleanor fast. The spunky proprietor of A Slice of enjoyment is attempting to fix her damaged center and will use a bit quiet time. but if a overdue evening supply buyer turns up lifeless, she's in for simply the other during this scrumptious secret sequence debut, that includes pizza because the prima personality.
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  • Murder Most Maine (Gray Whale Inn Mysteries, No. 3) by Karen MacInerney

    By Karen MacInerney

    It really is springtime on Cranberry Island — and love is within the air. it sort of feels like any girl has the hots for buff coach Dirk De Leon. He and his equally-gorgeous company accomplice, Vanessa Black, are major a weight loss retreat on the grey Whale resort — forcing innkeeper Natalie Barnes to loosen up her butter-laden breakfast menu. The temper at the island darkens while grisly discoveries are made. the 1st is a skeleton walled up on the island's lighthouse. the second one is a corpse of the clean type — the good-looking Dirk! may the spirit that after embodied the skeletal continues to be — possibly the lighthouse keeper who disappeared a century in the past — be chargeable for Dirk's loss of life? The police pin the blame on Natalie's boyfriend who — to her dismay — had a long-ago fling with Vanessa. to discover the genuine killer and straightforwardness her personal aching middle, Natalie needs to untangle the knot of jealous girlfriends and spurned admirers that when surrounded the hunky coach.  
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  • Mistress of Justice: A Novel of Suspense by Jeffery Deaver

    By Jeffery Deaver

    Taylor Lockwood spends her days operating as a paralegal in a single of latest York’s preeminent Wall highway legislations agencies and her nights enjoying jazz piano at any place she will. however the rhythm of her existence is disrupted while legal professional Mitchell Reece requests her assist in finding a stolen rfile which could fee him not just the multimillion-dollar case he’s protecting yet his occupation besides. wanting to catch up with to this good-looking, awesome, and intensely deepest guy, Taylor symptoms on, simply to discover that as she delves deeper and deeper into what is going on in the back of closed doorways at Hubbard, White & Willis, she is uncovering greater than she desires to know–including secrets and techniques harmful adequate to wreck careers and hazardous sufficient to push somebody to dedicate homicide. but who's in a position to going to that severe? along with her lifestyles at the line, Taylor is set to benefit the deadly solution.
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  • Birthright by Nora Roberts

    By Nora Roberts

    From loved author Nora Roberts comes the number one New York Times bestseller approximately shattering loss and surprising discovery—set in a small city nestled within the Blue Ridge Mountains…

    When five-thousand-year-old human bones are came upon at a development website within the small city of Woodsboro, the scoop attracts archaeologist Callie Dunbrook out of her sabbatical and right into a whirlwind of experience, threat, and romance.

    While overseeing the dig, she needs to try and make feel of a cloud of loss of life and misfortune that hangs over the project—fueling rumors that the location is cursed. She needs to do something about the presence of her irritatingbut irresistibleex-husband, Jake. And while a stranger claims to understand a mystery approximately her privileged Boston youth, she needs to query her personal earlier as well...
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