My Librarian Susanne: Heroines gutsy and courageous

Our First Murder
Our First Murder By Chanslor, Torrey Book - 2002 MYSTERY CHANSLOR All copies in use Availability details

Annotation:Two spinsters sisters inherit a New York City private detective agency in 1940. And that is just the beginning.

Scott and Bailey
Scott and Bailey Season One DVD - 2013 DVD Drama SCOTT1 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 34 on 10 copies

Annotation:Gripping murder mysteries face Detective Constable Rachel Bailey and her partner Detective Constable Janet Scott in this series from award-winning writer Sally Wainwright

Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries
Miss Fisher's Murder Mysteries Series 1 DVD - 2013 DVD Drama MISS1 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 15 on 20 copies

Annotation:Miss Fisher sashays through the back lanes and jazz clubs of late 1920's Melbourne, with her young assistant Dot, fighting injustice with her pearl-handled pistol and her dagger sharp wit.

The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency
The No. 1 Ladies' Detective Agency By McCall Smith, Alexander Large Print - 2005 LGE-TYPE MYSTERY MCCALLSMI 2005 Available in some locations

Annotation:Mma Ramotswe navigates her cases and her personal life with wisdom, and good humor--not to mention help from her loyal assistant, Grace Makutsi, and the occasional cup of tea.

The Surgeon
The Surgeon By Gerritsen, Tess eBook - 2001 3M downloadable ebook Check availability»

Annotation:Female heart surgeon, Jane Rizzoli, terrorized by a serial killer using the same MO as a killer who attacked her during her internship years, works with medical examiner Marua Isles to solve the crime while trying to stay alive.

One for the Money
One for the Money By Evanovich, Janet Book - 1994 MYSTERY EVANOVICH Available in some locations

Annotation:Bounty hunter Stephanie Plum and her ex prostitute side kick Lula smart mouth their way through life and danger. First in the series.

The Bletchley Circle
The Bletchley Circle Cracking A Killer's Code DVD - 2013 DVD Drama BLETCHLEY Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 20 copies

Annotation:Follows four seemingly ordinary women who become the unlikely investigators of a string of grisly murders in post-World War II London.

An Unsuitable Job for A Woman
An Unsuitable Job for A Woman Series 1 & 2 DVD - 2008 DVD Drama UNSUITABL All copies in use Availability details Holds: 2 on 4 copies

Annotation: Cordelia Gray with the help of her assistant Helen, fearlessly struggle to manage a private detective agency.

Rosemary & Thyme
Rosemary & Thyme Series 1 DVD - 2011 DVD Drama ROSEMARY1 Available in some locations

Annotation: Though they are shot at, lied to and run off the road, they keep each other’s spirits up with laughter and creativity and of course solve the mystery in the end.

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These gutsy heroines work in pairs-injustice upsets and irritates them- they can't wait to do somthing about it.

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