Multcolib My Librarian Lisa: You go, girl! Strong and surprising females

The Silent Wife
The Silent Wife A Novel By Harrison, A. S. A. Book - 2013 FICTION HARRISON 2013 Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 19 copies

Annotation:Together for twenty-eight years with no children to worry about but little to hold them together. When it becomes clear that their precarious world could disintegrate at any moment, Jodie knows she stands to lose everything. How much is she capable of.

Heartsick By Cain, Chelsea Book - 2007 MYSTERY CAIN 2007 All copies in use Availability details Holds: 19 on 4 copies

Annotation:Damaged Portland detective Archie Sheridan spent ten years tracking Gretchen Lowell, a beautiful serial killer, but in the end she was the one who caught him. As warped a team as you will ever see, as Gretchen proves to be adept at catching killers, since she's a killer herself.

In the Woods
In the Woods By French, Tana Book - 2007 MYSTERY FRENCH All copies in use Availability details Holds: 7 on 16 copies

Annotation:Rob Ryan is a detective on the Dublin Murder Squad and keeps his past a secret. But when a twelve-year-old girl is found murdered in the same woods he was traumatized in as a child, he and Detective Cassie Maddox--his partner and closest friend--find themselves investigating a case chillingly similar to the previous unsolved mystery.

State of Wonder
State of Wonder By Patchett, Ann Book - 2011 FICTION PATCHETT 2011 Available in some locations

Annotation:A pharmacologist from Minnesota travels to Brazil to investigate the death of a colleague. As she settles in, she goes native, losing everything she had held on to so dearly in her prescribed Midwestern life.

Gone Girl
Gone Girl A Novel By Flynn, Gillian Book - 2012 MYSTERY FLYNN 2012 Available in some locations Holds: 14 on 132 copies

Annotation:On the day of her fifth wedding anniversary, Amy Dunne vanishes from her home under suspicious circumstances. But as we read her diary and follow the murder case, it's not as straightforward as it first seems.

Away A Novel By Bloom, Amy Book - 2007 FICTION BLOOM Available in some locations Holds: 1 on 10 copies

Annotation:Lillian comes to America alone from Russia in 1924. When word comes that her daughter might still be alive, Lillian embarks on an odyssey that takes her from New York's Lower East Side, to Seattle's Jazz District, and up to Alaska.

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