Books tagged: Women Sleuths

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Cat Vanishes, The

By Louise Carson

It's Christmas time but many of Gerry Coneybear's friends are away for the holidays and she has no family to celebrate with at the Maples, the old house bequeathed to her by her aunt. Just the 23 cats her aunt left her with.  When Gerry first finds a bone in her bedroom, ... Read more

Clutter of Cats, A

By Louise Carson

It's late spring and young artist Gerry Coneybear and her twenty cats are thrilled to finally be able to get out of the house and into the garden surrounding her 200-year-old house on the Ottawa River. But Gerry is having a time keeping her curious cats in their own yard, safe ... Read more

Crazy to Kill

By Ann Cardwell

A rediscovered Canadian classic. What killer is stalking the nervous occupants of Restholme?
". .. one of the most interesting of all the woman protagonists in detective fiction. "
--Robin Skelton, Toronto Star

Dead Politician Society

By Robin Spano


The mayor falls down dead in the middle of a speech, and a university secret society promptly claims credit for the murder.

Clare Vengel is given her first undercover assignment: to pose as a student and penetrate the society. She’s a mechanic in her spare time, and thinks ... Read more

Deadly Little List, A

By Kay Stewart & Chris Bullock

The body of Joe Bertolucci, security guard for a wealthy and controversial land-developer, is found in a deserted cabin on Salt Spring Island. A note and evidence found at the crime scene suggest suicide, but to Constable Danutia Dranchuk things just don’t add up. As Dranchuk ... Read more

Death Plays Poker

By Robin Spano

"World class poker players are being strangled in their hotel rooms, and undercover cop Clare is given her second big assignment: to pose as a poker player in a major televised tournament, befriend the suspects, and find the killer in their midst. "--P. [4] of jacket.

Death’s Last Run

By Robin Spano


A young snowboarder is found dead on the Blackcomb Glacier, and Whistler police want to close the case as suicide. The victim’s mother, a U. S. senator, says her daughter would not, and did not, kill herself. At her request, the FBI sends in an undercover agent — Clare ... Read more