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Ding Dong Bell, The Kitten in the Well
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A clean and cosy short story, featuring the popular Gershwin family in Knavesborough. This is your chance to revisit the 1990s and meet Rhapsody, Harmonia and Psalmonalla Gershwin, the spunky vicar's daughters and their curious kitten. It all begins quite innocently with a visit to an old cat woman, but no matter what the Gershwins stick their noses in, something sinister will happen.
Who Kidnapped Billy Bumble?
By P.F. Ford
Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,700. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
There’s trouble brewing in the cozy little town of Tinton when hopeless petty thief Billy Bumble is arrested. But it soon becomes clear that things aren't quite as they first appear! Unlikey hero Alfie Bowman seems to be the only one who really believes Billy Bumble has been kidnapped, but can he discover where Billy's being held, and if he does find him, can he launch a rescue bid?
An Unnecessary Murder
By P.F. Ford
Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,460. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When a woman is murdered, DI 'Nasty' Nash is convinced the finger of suspicion points firmly at Alfie Bowman, but DS Dave Slater is not so sure. He knows Nash would love to see Alfie put away for a very long time. But would he really go so far as to frame him? In this latest novella of this series, Alfie and Slater team up to discover who's really responsible for this unnecessary murder.
Missing Without Trace
By P.F. Ford
Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,300. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Thirty years ago a little boy went missing, and still his mother doesn't know what happened to him. Police investigations at the time achieved nothing, but perhaps someone made sure of that. In this the second of the Alfie Bowman Novella Series reluctant hero Alfie tries to solve a 30 year old mystery and finds that even today there are some people who would rather he didn't find the truth...
An Unlikely Hero
By P.F. Ford
Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 28,880. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Alfie Bowman is no hero, but when he sees a beautiful young woman in trouble he can't ignore it. Waking up in hospital later, he wonders if maybe it wasn't such a good idea! But when he learns the beating and the young woman are unconnected he wants to know who's behind his beating and why? And then there's the beautiful young woman. She needs help. It's a tough job, but someone's got to do it!
El Dirigible
By Joseph Remesar
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Enormes dirigibles, ordenadores mecánicos, autogiros, armas de rayos, automatones, Joseph M Remesar nos presenta una historia alternativa en un mundo dominado por complejas máquinas de vapor. Una novela steampunk que combina el género policiaco con la más clásica tradición de la Ciencia-Ficción de H.G. Wells y Julio Verne.
A Tasteful Crime
By Cecilia Peartree
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is the seventh book in the Pitkirtly series of cosy mysteries, set in a fictitious small town on the coast of Fife. A baking competition comes to Pitkirtly, followed closely by murder and its aftermath.
The Red Shoes
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Warning: high level of toxic humour and loose limbs (including tongues in cheeks)! Four irreverent crime stories, created with generous assistance from my blog readers (who are apparently even weirder than me). The Red Shoes, A Study in Black, The Blue Vase, Green Acres
An Unreasonable Doubt
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There’s nothing the police like more than an open and shut case. Unfortunately, the Cresswill case was anything but. It started as a suicide, but then it was a murder pretending to be a suicide. Then it appeared that it was a suicide masquerading as a murder pretending to be a suicide. Perhaps to find the truth, the police need help that is every bit as unhinged as the case…
The Case of the Ghostly Accident
By Ted Stetson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
As a favor to Doctor Watson, Sherlock Holmes investigates a strange occurrence with a partner of Ebenezer Scrooge.
Quaife's last Theorem
By Jim Thomson
Price: Free! Words: 120,920. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Quaife's last Theorem is a tale of murder, mystery and mathematics. It features beer drinking, songs, laughter. tears, Earth-shattering revelations, shootings, blood and a little bit of gore ... and the occasional bit of mathematics.
The Case of the West London Wives
By Oliver St. Gaudy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The second in the series of previously unpublished cases of Sherlock Holmes, related by John H. Watson, MD. The only known manuscripts in this collection are rough drafts without provenance in the library of Oliver St Gaudy, who has revised and otherwise prepared them for publication. Whether they are authentic is for the reader to decide.
Things That Go Squeak in the Park
By Scott Edwards
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,750. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s...most people add a few pounds over the holidays. Police Detective Moffat adds unsolved murders to his caseload. When 10-year-old Gina finds a body in the community garden, Captain Moffat realizes something strange is going on at the Department of Environmental Health in the historic western town of Biglerville in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains.
The Case of Lithuania's Lost Lion
By Oliver St. Gaudy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Previously unpublished cases of Sherlock Holmes, related by Doctor John H.Watson. The only known manuscripts of the stories in this collection are rough modern papers without provenance, in the collection of Oliver St Gaudy, by whom they have been revised and otherwise prepared for publication. Whether they seem authentic or not is for the reader to decide.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
By Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,450. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013 by Horsham House. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A collection of twelve Sherlock Holmes stories, including A Scandal in Bohemia, The Adventure of the Copper Beeches, and the Man with the Twisted Lip.
The Four Seasons Quest
By Cecilia Peartree
Series: Adventurous Quests, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,480. Language: British English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Is Aunt Caroline’s murder just an isolated incident or could it be part of a much larger web of crime and intrigue? The case spawns secrets of its own which threaten to separate Flora and Oliver almost as soon as they get engaged. A sequel to 'The Lion and Unicorn Quest'.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Affair of the Captive Mothers
By Philip van Wulven
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A dangerous spider leads Sherlock Holmes and Dr.Watson to investigate the circumstances of certain English people held captive at home and in foreign parts. Some were held by Borneo pirates, and lost to their families until the great detective is able to reunite them. Dr. Watson finds he is personally greatly affected by this investigation.
Five New Sherlock Holmes Stories
By Roy Segal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Join Sherlock Holmes at 221B Baker Street as he solves five new crimes. In "The Adventure of the Two Mrs. Browns," Holmes believes his two new clients may be the same woman in disguise. In "The Adventure of the Missing Tooth." a missing tooth might be the key to solving a murder. In "Murder At Wimbledon," a tennis player is accused of murdering her opponent on Wimbledon Center Court. +2 More!
Enigma
By Wolf Black
Price: Free! Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
0.25 star(4.25 from 8 reviews)
Dick Love is a 42-year-old detective from New York now living and working in London. And if given the choice he’d just as soon stay alive. He has a pregnant boxer relying on it.
The Queen of Scots Mystery
By Cecilia Peartree
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is the sixth novel in the Pitkirtly mystery series. What would you do if you thought you were about to lose everything you cared about most? 'The Queen of Scots Mystery' tells you what some familiar figures in Pitkirtly did in this situation, and explores the consequences.