Tag: Female Sleuth

The Hollywood Murders by G.G. Vandagriff

The Hollywood Murders by G.G. Vandagriff

When Oxford academics Catherine Tregowyn and her beau, Dr. Harry Bascombe, travel “across the pond” to teach a summer course at UCLA, the last thing they expect to encounter is a murder. However, the daughter of one of their fellow passengers on the Queen Mary is arrested the day they arrive in Los Angeles. Miss Daphne Binoche, a famous actress, stands accused of murdering her […]

April 13, 2021 / 0 Comments
Shane Investigations: Into Thin Air by Debra Erfert

Shane Investigations: Into Thin Air by Debra Erfert

The small plane crash at the Sedona airport wasn’t typical: A Beechcraft nosedived into the wooded canyon after takeoff, no fire, the dead pilot still strapped into his seat, and the body of a missing teenage girl found in the rubble. Private Investigator Candice Shane has a friend in trouble. Artist Parker Lane has been there for her in the past, putting together an impromptu […]

March 25, 2021 / 0 Comments
Bound In Shallows by Stephanie Black

Bound In Shallows by Stephanie Black

It’s the week before her wedding, and Natalie Marsh doesn’t have a moment to spare. But when a potential donor requests a meeting regarding Natalie’s mental health clinic, the soon-to-be-bride makes time for the conversation—especially since that donor is tied to a tragedy in the life of Natalie’s fiancé, Gideon: eight years ago, Gideon’s roommate Travis died of a drug overdose. Now Travis’s mother wants […]

November 23, 2020 / 1 Comment
Murder at the Races by Ann Sutton

Murder at the Races by Ann Sutton

Agatha Christie meets Miss Fisher. Lady Dorothea Dorchester has a nose for fashion and crime. It is royal race day at Ascot, 1923. Lady Dorothea Dorchester, Dodo, has been invited by her childhood friend, Charlie, to an exclusive party in a private box with the added incentive of meeting the King and Queen. Charlie appears to be interested in something more than friendship when a […]

November 9, 2020 / 0 Comments
Murder is Fashionable by Ann Sutton

Murder is Fashionable by Ann Sutton

Dodo Dorchester, Lady detective. Lucky at solving crime, unlucky at love. Stylish Dodo Dorchester is a well-known patron of fashion. Hired by the famous Renee Dubois to support her line of French designs, she travels between Paris and London frequently. Arriving for the showing of the Spring 1923 collection, Dodo is thrust into her role as an amateur detective when one of the fashion models […]

October 8, 2020 / 0 Comments
Murder at Farrington Hall by Ann Sutton

Murder at Farrington Hall by Ann Sutton

The Honorable Lady Dorothea Dorchester—Dodo to her friends—has a nose for crime and fashion. Unlucky in love but adept at sleuthing, she navigates the world of high society with intelligence and panache. When she and her sister, Lady Diantha, are invited to a party at Farrington Hall they eagerly accept. The weekend begins with a lot of promise until disaster strikes. A theft leads to […]

September 8, 2020 / 0 Comments
Murder at Tregowyn Manor by G. G. Vandagriff

Murder at Tregowyn Manor by G. G. Vandagriff

Winter of 1935 finds Oxford archaeologist, Sonny Nichols, under arrest for the theft of a priceless Roman relic from a dig in Cornwall. Catherine Tregowyn and her sleuthing partners Harry and Dot go to his aid. Almost immediately an anonymous telegram threatens Catherine’s life. Dot’s cousin has involved himself in something deadly. Undeterred, they motor down to the dig in Cornwall which is on Catherine’s […]

September 1, 2020 / 0 Comments
Murder in the Jazz Band by G.G. Vandagriff

Murder in the Jazz Band by G.G. Vandagriff

When Catherine’s brother’s girlfriend, Emily, is arrested for the murder of an Oxford jazz saxophonist, he pleads with her to help find the real culprit. Though she is a newly hired tutor at Somerville College, Catherine has some past success at unmasking criminals and allows herself to be persuaded. She starts by going “undercover” as a weekend jazz singer with the murdered man’s band. Assisted […]

February 25, 2020 / 0 Comments
Three French Hens by Josi Avari

Three French Hens by Josi Avari

Mele Kalikimaka! It’s Christmas in Maika’i, Hawaii, and Saffron is planning a party at the egg farm. The whole town is invited! With fresh Christmas malasadas, Santa cruising in on a canoe, and a live nativity, there will be caroling and clucking all the way! But how can her Christmas be merry and bright with Nik off to Barbados on a surfing trip and two […]

February 12, 2020 / 0 Comments
Sunny Side Up by Josi Avari

Sunny Side Up by Josi Avari

Hens and homicides in a cozy slice of paradise. Saffron Skye’s father has returned, and they’re on a life-and-death Easter egg hunt. Cooped up on the Mighty Mo, America’s largest battleship, they have to hunt and peck in every corner of the ship before Slate’s old enemy flies the coop with half a dozen priceless enameled eggs. When the ship’s engineer turns up dead, Saffron […]

February 11, 2020 / 0 Comments