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Dames Fight Harder

(The sixth book in the Maggie Sullivan series)
A novel by

Shamus Awards Best Paperback original (nominee)
Murderer or independent woman?
Murder at a construction site draws Ohio private investigator Maggie Sullivan into a case that makes cops mistrust her and friends doubt her. The suspect, Rachel Minsky, is Maggie's closest friend - and all signs point to Rachel's guilt.

Rachel ignores the rules society imposes on women. That independence, in 1942, as well as her success in business, has made her enemies. Yet the dead man also had an unsavory secret or two, starting with his missing mistress. Who was the murderer's real target? And what is Rachel hiding from the only person who can save her?

The city Maggie scours for clues to the real killer has been altered by America's recent entry into World War II. Shortages of men and material have created new motives for murder. Unsupervised children roam the streets at night while their mothers work in defense plants. Strangers outnumber familiar faces at Maggie's favorite pub.

As the case and Maggie's relationship with policeman Mick Connelly heat up, Maggie finds herself caught in currents that threaten to drown her.

Genre: Historical Mystery

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Paperback Editions

December 2017 : Paperback

Title: Dames Fight Harder
Author(s): M Ruth Myers
ISBN: 1-979533-93-8 / 978-1-979533-93-5
Publisher: CreateSpace Independent Publishing Platform
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Kindle Editions

November 2017 : USA, Australia, Canada, UK Kindle edition

Title: Dames Fight Harder (Maggie Sullivan mysteries Book 6)
Author(s): M Ruth Myers
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