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A Bar Called Once by Daniela Jeffries - Five years after Lana, the love of her life, left her for a man she hardly knew, Ryssa threw herself into her work as a private detective. But when she realizes women are being abducted from the bar where she and Lana met, her investigation leads her to Lana's husband as the prime suspect.

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ebook, 242 pages
Published August 31st 2016 by Less Than Three Press (first published August 30th 2016)
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Pippa D
Oct 04, 2016 rated it really liked it
This is a set of six detective stories by different authors. What makes it such a good edition is that there is an interesting mix of styles within the stories, and genders and sexualities amongst the characters. If you can get past the lurid title, it is a wide range of interesting short stories.

A Bar Called Once by Daniela Jeffries
Ryssa is a successful PI. Living solo since Lana, the love of her life, left her for a bloke, Ryssa hangs out at the local bar every Friday night.
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Lisa
Sep 15, 2016 rated it really liked it
All stories are about a private detective investigating a crime. All stories feature a diverse cast. All stories are incredible interesting reads.


A Bar called Once

Diversity: black bisexual Woman, lesbian Woman, f/f couple

Ryssa is a private detective and has noticed that girls at her bar have gone missing after talking to a certain man. One day while she is watching him again her ex suddenly stands in the bar. The man is her husband. Ryssa is scared for L
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Ana
Dec 14, 2016 rated it it was ok
I am grateful to this collection for introducing me to Freddie Milano and Helena Maeve, whose stories were sexy (and dangerous), beautifully written, and full of realistic, compelling characters. I also loved Andrea Speed's entry Orpheus Rising and its much needed dose of dark humor.

However, I can't believe something as grossly fetishistic of trans women as Cold, Bitter, Dark by Douglas Wojtowicz got past the editors. This is a story where the main character leverages his status as a police officer to sexually
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Pépin Pomme
Oct 13, 2016 rated it liked it
More diverse than the last Private Dicks, but I enjoyed it a little less (maybe because it was way less paranormal?). The first story was great, the second one good, but nothing that blew my mind in this book.
Freddie Milano
May 17, 2016 rated it it was amazing  ·  (Review from the author)
Disclaimer: I have a story in this collection. BUT STILL it's a great collection, especially if you like detective stories. Go, read, enjoy!
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