Results for Mysteries & Thrillers + Strong Female Leads + Contemporary, set in West

Select your view:
Order books by:
  • The Art of Detection : A Novel of Suspense
    Laurie R. King
    Paperback: 05/29/2007
     
    Kate Martinelli is investigating the death of Philip Gilbert, an avid Holmes collector who even transformed ...
  • Close Case
    Alafair Burke
    Paperback: 05/30/2006
     
    Investigating the brutal murder of a hotshot journalist, Samantha Kincaid finds herself caught in the middle ...
  • Dating Dead Men
    Harley Jane Kozak
    Paperback: 03/15/2005
     
    Lots of action, quirky characters, an engaging new sleuth who designs greeting cards, and a ferret named ...
  • The Madd Mountain Murders
    Lana Waite
    Paperback: 02/01/2004
     
    An entertaining mystery, with a barrel of red herrings, a passel of dead bodies, eccentric prospectors & well-...
  • Sugar Skull
    Denise Hamilton
    Paperback: 02/01/2004
     
    A dazzling portrait of a city full of diversity. Rich with nuance and insight, this is compelling, ...
  • 2nd Chance
    James Patterson, Andrew Gross
    Paperback: 01/01/2003
     
    The partners in the Women's Murder Club realize that this killer is after something unspeakable and that ...
  • 1st To Die
    James Patterson
    Paperback: 02/01/2002
     
    Full of the breathtaking drama and unforgettable emotions for which James Patterson is famous. The start of a ...

Full results are for members only - but you can cross-reference more than one theme by using the buttons in the right column. Explore the many benefits of membership here.

The reviewer of each book decides which categories it belongs in - but we're only human, mistakes happen. If you see a book that you think is in the wrong place, tell us!

Total books found: 7

Page 1 of 1
Membership Advantages
  • Reviews
  • "Beyond the Book" backstories
  • Free books to read and review (US only)
  • Find books by time period, setting & theme
  • Read-alike suggestions by book and author
  • Book club discussions
  • and much more!
  • Just $10 for 3 months or $35 for a year
  • More about membership!
Filter by Genre

Books thatinspire you.Handpicked.

Books you'll stay up all night reading; books that will whisk you to faraway places and times, books that will expand your mind and inspire you -- the kinds of books you just can't wait to tell your friends about.