Blog – Page 9 – M. Ruth Myers

The Night Before Christmas for Authors

‘Tis the night before Christmas and on KDP, Not a new free book’s listed for browsers to see. The trolls, eschewing their favorite food, lemons, Are skulking in caves, eating unripe persimmons. And authors have turned their computers to OFF With loved ones to greet and libations to quaff. So to all of you on […]

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Just Out — New Mystery with P.I. Maggie Sullivan

DON’T DARE A DAME, the third book in Maggie Sullivan mysteries, has just been published by Tuesday House. It finds the tough woman private eye tangling with a politician and feeling the crunch of brass knuckles. M. Ruth Myers writes the Maggie Sullivan mysteries featuring a woman P.I. in the 1930s/40s.

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Try This Private Eye Series Free

Here’s a no-cost chance to try a private eye series featuring a woman P.I. in a small Midwestern city during the years 1938-1947.  NO GAME FOR A DAME, first book in the Maggie Sullivan mysteries, is free 10/18-20.  Book #3, DON’T DARE A DAME, will be out next month.

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New Private Eye Writer Makes Solid Debut

If you like your private eyes thoroughly hard boiled, don’t miss Broken, the well-crafted debut novel by indie author Matthew Storm. Remember my grousing about the frustrations of sifting for woman P.I. yarns on Amazon? This is one of those finds that make it worthwhile. Storm’s private investigator, Nevada James, was once the youngest woman […]

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New: Light & Fun

A new “Light & Fun” list of novels with woman private eyes has been added to the Lists page. Check it out when you’re in the mood for something a little bit light or quirky. Both authors have series that can keep you reading for quite a while. M. Ruth Myers is the author of […]

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Free — Woman Private Eye Novel

Sink your teeth into a free mystery novel by an author you may not have tried. TOUGH COOKIE, the second book featuring Depression-era private eye Maggie Sullivan, is free for Kindle Sept. 6-7. When the gin-sipping gumshoe is invited to dine with a millionaire, she doesn’t expect the first course to be a gun in […]

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Recently, in hopes of finding some interesting new gal gumshoes to add to this blog — as well as my own reading pile — I spent an hour sifting through titles on Amazon. I came away with nothing to show for my efforts except frustration. My approach was, I thought, quite logical. I went to […]

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Are you interviewing new woman P.I.s to add to your reading list? Here are two authors, and as a bonus, one of them has two series. Laura Lippman, a long-time reporter herself, created Tess Monaghan, who covered the news at a Baltimore newspaper until it went belly up. Tess then transferred her skills to a […]

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