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The Mysteries of Lyn-Lace, Woman Detective By Kristie Smith, M.Ed
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Lyn-Lace is a beautiful young detective. Young and wealthy, she seems to have it all in the beautiful city of Dallas. However, someone closest to Lyn-Lace wants to take it all from her when they... More > poison those near Lyn-Lace through the seeds of the beautiful, but deadly, oleander flower. Lyn-Lace soon discovers that not everyone is whom they appear to be, or are they? In the following two stories, readers will be taken on a roller coaster ride until the real killer is identified. Stay tuned for more Mysteries of Lyn-Lace, Woman Detective.< Less
The Woman in White By Wilkie Collins
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This is the story of two sisters living in Victorian England with their selfish, uninterested uncle as their guardian. Marian Halcombe is the elder of the two sisters, and a remarkably ugly woman,... More > but with courage, strength and resourcefulness in abundance. The younger, her beautiful half-sister Laura Fairlie, is engaged to a rich man by the name of Sir Percival Glyde.< Less
The Woman in the Alcove By Anna Katharine Green
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A few minutes after she becomes engaged to her one, true, love Rita witnesses a murder. And guess who is arrested! Our heroine has modern sensabilities (she's well-to-do but studied nursing to become... More > 'useful') and she stands by her man. More mystery than romance, with Rita exercising her considerable reasoning skills.< Less
The Woman in White By Wilkie Collins
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Walter Hartright, a young art teacher, is walking from Hampstead to London. On this he meets a mysterious woman dressed in white, apparently in deep distress. He helps her on her way to London but... More > later learns that she has escaped from an asylum. The next day he travels north to Limmeridge House, on a commission of being drawing master to residents of the house, previously gained by his devoted friend, an Italian language professor named Pesca. The household comprises Mr Frederick Fairlie, and Walter's students: Laura Fairlie, Mr Fairlie's niece, and Marian Halcombe, her devoted half-sister. Hartright finds that Laura bears an astonishing resemblance to the woman in white, called Anne Catherick. The mentally disadvantaged Anne had lived for a time in Cumberland as a child and was devoted to Laura's mother, who first dressed her in white.< Less
The Woman in White By Wilkie Collins
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Walter Hartright, a young art teacher, is walking from Hampstead to London. On this he meets a mysterious woman dressed in white, apparently in deep distress. He helps her on her way to London but... More > later learns that she has escaped from an asylum. The next day he travels north to Limmeridge House, on a commission of being drawing master to residents of the house, previously gained by his devoted friend, an Italian language professor named Pesca. The household comprises Mr Frederick Fairlie, and Walter's students: Laura Fairlie, Mr Fairlie's niece, and Marian Halcombe, her devoted half-sister. Hartright finds that Laura bears an astonishing resemblance to the woman in white, called Anne Catherick. The mentally disadvantaged Anne had lived for a time in Cumberland as a child and was devoted to Laura's mother, who first dressed her in white.< Less
The Woman of Mystery By Maurice Leblanc
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The first novel that does not directly focus on Arsene Lupin (but he will have great importance). In late July 1914. After getting married, Paul and Elizabeth arrive in the castle of the father of... More > Elizabeth, a few kilometers from the German border. By visiting the castle, Paul will make a frightening discovery, atrocious, that will change his life.< Less
The Woman in the Alcove By Anna Katharine Green
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Hint: You can preview this book by clicking on "Preview" which is located under the cover of this book. About the author: Anna Katharine Green (November 11, 1846 – April 11, 1935)... More > was an American poet and novelist. She was one of the first writers of detective fiction in America and distinguished herself by writing well plotted, legally accurate stories. Green has been called "the mother of the detective novel".She was born in Brooklyn, New York on November 11, 1846.Green had an early ambition to write romantic verse, and she corresponded with Ralph Waldo Emerson. When her poetry failed to gain recognition, she produced her first and best known novel, The Leavenworth Case (1878), praised by Wilkie Collins, and the hit of the year. Excerpt from: https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Anna_Katharine_Green< Less
Voodoo Woman By Devon Marshall
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Willie Rae Flynn, once hired killer, now a private detective in New Orleans, forced to keep others at arm's length, yet hopelessly in love with a woman she dare not get close to... Drawn into a case... More > involving Voodoo and an FBI agent with an agenda, Flynn must make a dark bargain in order to save the life of the woman she wishes she could love. A dark thriller with a dash of romance and a sprinkling of the supernatural, from Devon Marshall - author of the acclaimed 'Dante's Awakening ( Vampires of Hollywood #1 )'.< Less
The Woman in White By Wilkie Collins
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The Woman in White is an epistolary novel written by Wilkie Collins in 1859, serialized in 1859-1860, and first published in book form in 1860. It is considered to be to the first mystery novel, and... More > is widely regarded as one of the first (and finest) in the genre of ‘sensation novels’….The Woman in White is also an early example of a particular type of Collins narrative in which several characters in turn take up the telling of the story. This creates a complex web in which readers are unsure which narrator can, and cannot, be trusted. Collins used this technique in his other novels, including The Moonstone. This technique was copied by other novelists, including Bram Stoker, author of Dracula (1897), although by the end of the 19th century the technique was considered “old-fashioned”.< Less
The Woman in White By Wilkie Collins
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The Woman in White is an epistolary novel written by Wilkie Collins in 1859, serialized in 1859–1860, and first published in book form in 1860. It is considered to be among the first mystery... More > novels and is widely regarded as one of the first (and finest) in the genre of 'sensation novels'. As was customary at that time, The Woman in White was first published as a magazine serial. The first episode appeared on 29 November 1859, following Charles Dickens's own A Tale of Two Cities in Dickens's magazine All the Year Round in England, and Harper's Magazine in America. It caused an immediate sensation. Julian Symons (in his 1974 introduction to the Penguin edition) reports that "queues formed outside the offices to buy the next instalment. Bonnets, perfumes, waltzes and quadrilles were called by the book's title. Gladstone cancelled a theatre engagement to go on reading it. And Prince Albert sent a copy to Baron Stockmar."< Less

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