Best Women Sleuths Books

Best Free Women Sleuths Books of 2024

  • Whiskey Tango Foxtrot reviews

    Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Book Reviews

    Liliana Hart

    Addison Holmes is at it again in this New York Times bestselling series by Liliana Hart.  In her next adventure, Addison sets out to discover who stole a kidney from her n...

  • The Girl From Paradise Hill reviews

    The Girl From Paradise Hill Book Reviews

    Susan Lund

    Tess returns home to bury her father but what she finds buried in his attic makes her question everything she thought she knew about the mildmannered trucker… PARADISE HILL, WASHIN...

  • Trouble in Mudbug reviews

    Trouble in Mudbug Book Reviews

    Jana DeLeon

    Scientist Maryse Robicheaux thought that a lot of her problems had gone away with her motherinlaw’s death. The woman was rude, pushy, manipulative and used her considerable wealth ...

  • 1st Shock reviews

    1st Shock Book Reviews

    Adrienne Giordano

    Elite forensic sculptor Meg Schock is obsessed with solving cold cases and bringing justice to victims. When the local US attorney brings her the skull of a young murdered woman wi...

  • The Salish Sea reviews

    The Salish Sea Book Reviews

    Susan Lund

    A girl with no name... Penny doesn't remember much about her childhood and what she does remember isn't all that great. She and her mother moved too many times to a serie...

  • Reckless reviews

    Reckless Book Reviews

    Susan Kiernan-Lewis

    Mia Kazmaroff has a gift nobody wants. She's able to tell the story behind any object simply by touch. This gift comes in handy when her only brother, a detective with the Atl...

  • Murder Ballad Blues reviews

    Murder Ballad Blues Book Reviews

    Lynda McDaniel

    "Readers will relish this story's superior tension ... A riveting mystery designed to keep readers on their toes." ~Midwest Book Review Laurel Falls, N.C. 2005: &...

  • The View from Nob Hill reviews

    The View from Nob Hill Book Reviews

    Ty Hutchinson

    I thought I had the perfect life. I was married to an amazing man, had two beautiful children, and lived in a threestory home with a milliondollar view. That all changed when I fou...

  • Killer Christmas reviews

    Killer Christmas Book Reviews

    Harper Lin

    From 3x  USA TODAY  Bestselling Author Harper Lin: The 1st novella in a 4book holiday cozy mystery series. Includes holiday drink recipes!  Afte...

  • Malevolent reviews

    Malevolent Book Reviews

    Jana DeLeon

    From New York Times bestselling author Jana DeLeon, the first in a new thriller series. Everyone wondered about Shaye Archer’s past. Including Shaye. Share Archer’s life effectivel...

  • All Eyes on Me reviews

    All Eyes on Me Book Reviews

    Linsey Lanier

    Nobody deserves to die that way. In the Las Vegas desert a once famous pop singer lies dead, the only clue to her murder a bizarre disfigurement. To avoid the hassle of a media fre...

  • Whiskey Rebellion reviews

    Whiskey Rebellion Book Reviews

    Liliana Hart

    Addison Holmes is a diamond in the rough, though she’s feeling more like a big lump of coal. Teaching history in Whiskey Bayou, Georgia isn’t exactly the most exciting job, but at ...

  • Too Far to Fall reviews

    Too Far to Fall Book Reviews

    Shane Sawyer

    A pretty little town An inheritance A breakin A body Edie Doyle may be new in town, but she's about to uncover longheld secrets. Secrets someone will do anything to protect. W...

  • Death Down Under reviews

    Death Down Under Book Reviews

    Samantha Silver

    Miki is used to sliding headfirst on a sled at a hundred miles an hour, but this might just be the craziest thing she's ever done...   When World Champion skeleton at...

  • Macaron Murder reviews

    Macaron Murder Book Reviews

    Harper Lin

    The culinary mystery series that takes you on a tour of Paris! Includes 5 Special French Macaron Recipes. French native Clémence Damour returns to Paris after traveling ar...

  • Her Deadly End reviews

    Her Deadly End Book Reviews

    Tikiri Herath

    A serial killer is hiding in plain sight. No one is safe in this seaside town. Not even FBI Special Agent Tanya Stone and her K9, Max. Paradise Cove is the perfect vacation getaway...

  • The Honeymoon Homicide reviews

    The Honeymoon Homicide Book Reviews

    J. R. Mathis & Susan Mathis

    Enjoy this SmallTown Murder Mystery Featuring A Unique Sleuthing Couple I'm Father Tom Greer, a Catholic Priest in a smalltown parish who never expected this . . . When I came...

  • 15 Minutes, A Romantic Comedy Mystery Novel reviews

    15 Minutes, A Romantic Comedy Mystery Novel Book Reviews

    Larissa Reinhart

    SHE PLAYED ONE ON TV, BUT CAN MAIZIE ALBRIGHT MAKE IT AS A DETECTIVE IN REAL LIFE? For fans of romantic comedy mysteries with earnestly optimistic female protagonists like Janet Ev...

  • Murder in the South of France reviews

    Murder in the South of France Book Reviews

    Susan Kiernan-Lewis

    Maggie Newberry is a whipsmart advertising copywriter who’s fast on her feet and a little stunned to realize that she’s over 30 and still hasn’t found true love. When her longmissi...

  • Death by Chocolate reviews

    Death by Chocolate Book Reviews

    Sally Berneathy

    USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR First book in the Death by Chocolate series Lindsay Powell's only secret is the recipe for her chocolate chip cookies, but she is surrounded by ne...

  • Color Me Crazy reviews

    Color Me Crazy Book Reviews

    Molly Dox

    Jersey girl and beauty shop owner Annie Addison is ready to enjoy the quiet offseason in her beachside town. When a longtime resident drops dead, all unmanicured fingers point to A...

  • Throwaway Jane reviews

    Throwaway Jane Book Reviews

    Scott William Carter

    <b>“Carter’s writing is on target.” Publisher’s Weekly</b><br> <br> Former FBI agent Karen Pantelli lives by a simple philo...

  • Louisiana Longshot reviews

    Louisiana Longshot Book Reviews

    Jana DeLeon

    It was a hell of a long shot.... CIA assassin Fortune Redding is about to undertake her most difficult mission everin Sinful, Louisiana. With a leak at the CIA and a price placed o...

  • Retribution reviews

    Retribution Book Reviews

    C.M. Sutter

    The violent drugrelated murders of two prominent attorneys have the homicide division of the Chicago Police Department scrambling for answers, but without clues, a motive, or a sus...

  • Mist at the Beach House reviews

    Mist at the Beach House Book Reviews

    Victoria LK Williams

    Murder & Mermaid Legends… not the normal mystery. When Morgan Seaver returns to her family's beach house on Pearl Island, she is expecting a warm welcome. Instead, she...

  • Dirty Little Secrets reviews

    Dirty Little Secrets Book Reviews

    Liliana Hart

    J.J. Graves has seen a lot of dead bodies in her line of work... She's not only in the mortuary business, but she's also the coroner for King George County, Virginia. Whe...

  • Girl Hidden reviews

    Girl Hidden Book Reviews

    Kate Gable

    Don’t run after me… A family is found dead in their home. The only survivor is the teenage daughter who managed to escape the burning house.  Who killed them? And why? Det...

  • Silent as the Grave reviews

    Silent as the Grave Book Reviews

    Cheryl Bradshaw

    Enter the life of private investigator Sloane Monroe as she investigates her first murder mystery. 38yearold Rebecca Barlow drops her son off at her parents' home, promising t...

  • Ring Around the Rosie reviews

    Ring Around the Rosie Book Reviews

    Jullian Scott

    Rosie Thompson is an eighteenyearold girl with her whole life ahead of her. The Homecoming Dance is just one night away and she can already feel the weight of the crown upon her he...

  • Purrs and Peril reviews

    Purrs and Peril Book Reviews

    Jinty James

    Lauren Crenshaw and her Norwegian Forest Cat Annie run their own certified cat café in the picturesque small town of Gold Leaf Valley, Northern California. Lauren's fun cousin...

  • The Art of Fear reviews

    The Art of Fear Book Reviews

    Pamela Crane

    A FEARLESS DETECTIVE. A STOLEN CHILD. A KILLER JUST GETTING STARTED. From USA Today bestselling author Pamela Crane comes a terrifying tale of smalltown secrets and murder. Ari Wil...

  • Moonlight Murder and Small Town Secrets reviews

    Moonlight Murder and Small Town Secrets Book Reviews

    KC Hart

    Katy Cross is more than Skeeterville's favorite home health nurse; she's also a Sunday school teacher and the lead guitarist for The Moonlighters, a local bluegrass band....

  • Between Two Thieves reviews

    Between Two Thieves Book Reviews

    Solomon Carter

    The thrilling new pageturner from Solomon Carter a mystery which lures Bradley and Roberts ever closer to danger until death is just a heartbeat away. A DEADLY NEW DRUG CRAZE IS ...

  • Code Blues reviews

    Code Blues Book Reviews

    Melissa Yi

    Code Blue. Third floor. Men's locker room. Dr. Hope Sze rolls into Montreal with three simple goals: 1) survive her family medicine residency, 2) try pain au chocolat, 3) go o...

Best Paid Women Sleuths Books of 2024

  • Whiskey Tango Foxtrot reviews

    Whiskey Tango Foxtrot Book Reviews

    Liliana Hart

    Addison Holmes is at it again in this New York Times bestselling series by Liliana Hart.  In her next adventure, Addison sets out to discover who stole a kidney from her n...

  • The Girl From Paradise Hill reviews

    The Girl From Paradise Hill Book Reviews

    Susan Lund

    Tess returns home to bury her father but what she finds buried in his attic makes her question everything she thought she knew about the mildmannered trucker… PARADISE HILL, WASHIN...

  • Trouble in Mudbug reviews

    Trouble in Mudbug Book Reviews

    Jana DeLeon

    Scientist Maryse Robicheaux thought that a lot of her problems had gone away with her motherinlaw’s death. The woman was rude, pushy, manipulative and used her considerable wealth ...

  • 1st Shock reviews

    1st Shock Book Reviews

    Adrienne Giordano

    Elite forensic sculptor Meg Schock is obsessed with solving cold cases and bringing justice to victims. When the local US attorney brings her the skull of a young murdered woman wi...

  • The Salish Sea reviews

    The Salish Sea Book Reviews

    Susan Lund

    A girl with no name... Penny doesn't remember much about her childhood and what she does remember isn't all that great. She and her mother moved too many times to a serie...

  • Reckless reviews

    Reckless Book Reviews

    Susan Kiernan-Lewis

    Mia Kazmaroff has a gift nobody wants. She's able to tell the story behind any object simply by touch. This gift comes in handy when her only brother, a detective with the Atl...

  • Murder Ballad Blues reviews

    Murder Ballad Blues Book Reviews

    Lynda McDaniel

    "Readers will relish this story's superior tension ... A riveting mystery designed to keep readers on their toes." ~Midwest Book Review Laurel Falls, N.C. 2005: &...

  • The View from Nob Hill reviews

    The View from Nob Hill Book Reviews

    Ty Hutchinson

    I thought I had the perfect life. I was married to an amazing man, had two beautiful children, and lived in a threestory home with a milliondollar view. That all changed when I fou...

  • Killer Christmas reviews

    Killer Christmas Book Reviews

    Harper Lin

    From 3x  USA TODAY  Bestselling Author Harper Lin: The 1st novella in a 4book holiday cozy mystery series. Includes holiday drink recipes!  Afte...

  • Malevolent reviews

    Malevolent Book Reviews

    Jana DeLeon

    From New York Times bestselling author Jana DeLeon, the first in a new thriller series. Everyone wondered about Shaye Archer’s past. Including Shaye. Share Archer’s life effectivel...

  • All Eyes on Me reviews

    All Eyes on Me Book Reviews

    Linsey Lanier

    Nobody deserves to die that way. In the Las Vegas desert a once famous pop singer lies dead, the only clue to her murder a bizarre disfigurement. To avoid the hassle of a media fre...

  • Whiskey Rebellion reviews

    Whiskey Rebellion Book Reviews

    Liliana Hart

    Addison Holmes is a diamond in the rough, though she’s feeling more like a big lump of coal. Teaching history in Whiskey Bayou, Georgia isn’t exactly the most exciting job, but at ...

  • Too Far to Fall reviews

    Too Far to Fall Book Reviews

    Shane Sawyer

    A pretty little town An inheritance A breakin A body Edie Doyle may be new in town, but she's about to uncover longheld secrets. Secrets someone will do anything to protect. W...

  • Death Down Under reviews

    Death Down Under Book Reviews

    Samantha Silver

    Miki is used to sliding headfirst on a sled at a hundred miles an hour, but this might just be the craziest thing she's ever done...   When World Champion skeleton at...

  • Macaron Murder reviews

    Macaron Murder Book Reviews

    Harper Lin

    The culinary mystery series that takes you on a tour of Paris! Includes 5 Special French Macaron Recipes. French native Clémence Damour returns to Paris after traveling ar...

  • Her Deadly End reviews

    Her Deadly End Book Reviews

    Tikiri Herath

    A serial killer is hiding in plain sight. No one is safe in this seaside town. Not even FBI Special Agent Tanya Stone and her K9, Max. Paradise Cove is the perfect vacation getaway...

  • The Honeymoon Homicide reviews

    The Honeymoon Homicide Book Reviews

    J. R. Mathis & Susan Mathis

    Enjoy this SmallTown Murder Mystery Featuring A Unique Sleuthing Couple I'm Father Tom Greer, a Catholic Priest in a smalltown parish who never expected this . . . When I came...

  • 15 Minutes, A Romantic Comedy Mystery Novel reviews

    15 Minutes, A Romantic Comedy Mystery Novel Book Reviews

    Larissa Reinhart

    SHE PLAYED ONE ON TV, BUT CAN MAIZIE ALBRIGHT MAKE IT AS A DETECTIVE IN REAL LIFE? For fans of romantic comedy mysteries with earnestly optimistic female protagonists like Janet Ev...

  • Murder in the South of France reviews

    Murder in the South of France Book Reviews

    Susan Kiernan-Lewis

    Maggie Newberry is a whipsmart advertising copywriter who’s fast on her feet and a little stunned to realize that she’s over 30 and still hasn’t found true love. When her longmissi...

  • Death by Chocolate reviews

    Death by Chocolate Book Reviews

    Sally Berneathy

    USA TODAY BESTSELLING AUTHOR First book in the Death by Chocolate series Lindsay Powell's only secret is the recipe for her chocolate chip cookies, but she is surrounded by ne...

  • Color Me Crazy reviews

    Color Me Crazy Book Reviews

    Molly Dox

    Jersey girl and beauty shop owner Annie Addison is ready to enjoy the quiet offseason in her beachside town. When a longtime resident drops dead, all unmanicured fingers point to A...

  • Throwaway Jane reviews

    Throwaway Jane Book Reviews

    Scott William Carter

    <b>“Carter’s writing is on target.” Publisher’s Weekly</b><br> <br> Former FBI agent Karen Pantelli lives by a simple philo...

  • Louisiana Longshot reviews

    Louisiana Longshot Book Reviews

    Jana DeLeon

    It was a hell of a long shot.... CIA assassin Fortune Redding is about to undertake her most difficult mission everin Sinful, Louisiana. With a leak at the CIA and a price placed o...

  • Retribution reviews

    Retribution Book Reviews

    C.M. Sutter

    The violent drugrelated murders of two prominent attorneys have the homicide division of the Chicago Police Department scrambling for answers, but without clues, a motive, or a sus...

  • Mist at the Beach House reviews

    Mist at the Beach House Book Reviews

    Victoria LK Williams

    Murder & Mermaid Legends… not the normal mystery. When Morgan Seaver returns to her family's beach house on Pearl Island, she is expecting a warm welcome. Instead, she...

  • Dirty Little Secrets reviews

    Dirty Little Secrets Book Reviews

    Liliana Hart

    J.J. Graves has seen a lot of dead bodies in her line of work... She's not only in the mortuary business, but she's also the coroner for King George County, Virginia. Whe...

  • Girl Hidden reviews

    Girl Hidden Book Reviews

    Kate Gable

    Don’t run after me… A family is found dead in their home. The only survivor is the teenage daughter who managed to escape the burning house.  Who killed them? And why? Det...

  • Silent as the Grave reviews

    Silent as the Grave Book Reviews

    Cheryl Bradshaw

    Enter the life of private investigator Sloane Monroe as she investigates her first murder mystery. 38yearold Rebecca Barlow drops her son off at her parents' home, promising t...

  • Ring Around the Rosie reviews

    Ring Around the Rosie Book Reviews

    Jullian Scott

    Rosie Thompson is an eighteenyearold girl with her whole life ahead of her. The Homecoming Dance is just one night away and she can already feel the weight of the crown upon her he...

  • Purrs and Peril reviews

    Purrs and Peril Book Reviews

    Jinty James

    Lauren Crenshaw and her Norwegian Forest Cat Annie run their own certified cat café in the picturesque small town of Gold Leaf Valley, Northern California. Lauren's fun cousin...

  • The Art of Fear reviews

    The Art of Fear Book Reviews

    Pamela Crane

    A FEARLESS DETECTIVE. A STOLEN CHILD. A KILLER JUST GETTING STARTED. From USA Today bestselling author Pamela Crane comes a terrifying tale of smalltown secrets and murder. Ari Wil...

  • Moonlight Murder and Small Town Secrets reviews

    Moonlight Murder and Small Town Secrets Book Reviews

    KC Hart

    Katy Cross is more than Skeeterville's favorite home health nurse; she's also a Sunday school teacher and the lead guitarist for The Moonlighters, a local bluegrass band....

  • Between Two Thieves reviews

    Between Two Thieves Book Reviews

    Solomon Carter

    The thrilling new pageturner from Solomon Carter a mystery which lures Bradley and Roberts ever closer to danger until death is just a heartbeat away. A DEADLY NEW DRUG CRAZE IS ...

  • Code Blues reviews

    Code Blues Book Reviews

    Melissa Yi

    Code Blue. Third floor. Men's locker room. Dr. Hope Sze rolls into Montreal with three simple goals: 1) survive her family medicine residency, 2) try pain au chocolat, 3) go o...