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November 2005

Female Sleuths (a.k.a. The Womanly Art of Detection) · Sleuths with Animal Instincts

the cover of Without a Trace by Carole Lea Benjamin

Carole Lea Benjamin
Rachel Alexander and Dash, New York City, Dog Trainer turned Private Investigator and Pit Bull Sidekick

Barbara Block
Robin Light, Syracuse, New York, Pet Store Owner

Rita Mae Brown and Sneaky Pie (Tiger Cat)
Mary Minor Haristeen and Mrs. Murphy, Virginia, Small-Town Postmistress and Tiger Cat

Laura Crum
Gail McCarthy, Santa Cruz, California, Horse Veterinarian

Carole Nelson Douglas
Temple Barr and Midnight Louie, Las Vegas, Nevada, Public Relations Freelancer and Tomcat Sleuth

Sue Henry
Jessie Arnold, Anchorage, Alaska, Sled Dog Racer