Female Detectives

In classic mysteries, female protagonists are usually (with some obvious exceptions) amateur detectives, thrust into a dire situation, but using their wit and pluck to solve a puzzling murder.
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Wood: Murder of a Novelist
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Miss Ann Thorne, aristocratic New England spinster, finds the body of her offensive neighbor, a fourth-rate novelist, in her formal...
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Wood: Death in Lord Byron's Room
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Miss Ann Thorne, aristocratic New England spinster, returns in this mystery-espionage adventure. "Anne Thorne and her charming young niece, Nancy,...
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Hultman: This Murderous Shaft
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Schoolteacher Peg Lenox is eager to visit her close friend, Felicity, who recently married a wealthy West Virginia man, Jordan...
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Hultman: Murder Rings Twice
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The life of Sara Fergus, schoolteacher and manageress of the Dark Lantern tea room, was uneventful, except for Delphine Thibault’s...
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Merwin / Somerville / Footner: Femmes Audacieuses
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Lady Can Do (1929): Elsie Penn has been hired on as social secretary to a wealthy collector of Eastern antiquities...
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Blackmon: There is No Return
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Adelaide Adams comes to the rescue of her friend, Ella Trotter, who is mixed up with strange goings-on at the...
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