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Mysteries With Female Detectives

A cat named Brat : an Alice Nestleton mystery by Lydia Adamson

The Darling Dahlias and the cucumber tree by Susan Wittig Albert

Lie down with the devil by Linda Barnes

Restored to death by Nancy Bell

A dark and deadly deception by Eleanor Taylor Bland

Foiled again by J.S. Borthwick

Kidnapped by Jan Burke

The accidental florist : a Jane Jeffry mystery by Jill Churchill

Monkey wrench by Liza Cody

The Scarpetta factor by Patricia Cornwell

The Alpine uproar by Mary Daheim

Death of a thousand cuts by Barbara D'Amato

Dark tort by Diane Mott Davidson

Beacon Street mourning : a Freemont Jones mystery by Dianne Day

Sizzling sixteen by Janet Evanovich

State fair by Earlene Fowler

U is for undertow by Sue Grafton

Laughed 'til he died: a death on demand mystery by Carolyn Hart

Merry wives of Maggody : an Arly Hanks mystery by Joan Hess

The next victim by Jonnie Jacobs

Stray Kat waltz by Karen Kijewski

The plain old man by Charlotte MacLeod

Sand sharks by Margaret Maron

Once around the track by Sharyn McCrumb

Locked in by Marcia Muller

The body in the sleigh : a Faith Fairchild mystery by Katherine Hall Page

Hardball by Sara Paretsky

The dark of day by Barbara Parker

Silhouette in scarlet by Elizabeth Peters

The truth hurts by Nancy Pickard

Spider Bones : A Novel by Reichs, Kathy

All's well that ends : an Amanda Pepper mystery by Gillian Roberts

Murder ole! by Corinne Holt Sawyer

P.I. on a hot tin roof by Julie Smith

Whisper to the blood by Dana Stabenow

Irish eyes : a Callahan Garrity mystery by Kathy Hogan Trocheck

Weddings are murder by Valerie Wolzien

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