If You Like Faye Kellerman
Faye Kellerman's Peter Decker and Rina Lazarus balance jobs and family while solving crimes. Authors such as J. A. Jance, Mary Logue, Iris Johansen, J. D. Robb and Catherine Coulter couples trying to find balance in their lives between their relationship and their jobs.
Judgment call by J.A. Jance
Blood country: a Claire Watkins mystery by Mary Logue
The face of deception by Iris Johansen
Naked in death by J.D. Robb
The cove by Catherine Coulter