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Bank Job
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Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
At first, the bank robbery doesn't seem very mysterious. After all, the CCTV footage shows a masked robber threatening bank clerk Jim Carling with a gun before disabling the cameras. However, the robber knew a bit too much about the bank, so Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd quickly suspects an insider. But who of the five bank employees is the insider? And what happened to Jim Carling?
Overdose
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Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Caroline Murray is found dead in an underground parking garage with a needle in her arm, the case seems clear. Caroline died of a drug overdose. But everybody who knew Caroline insists that she was opposed to drugs and would never have taken any. Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd is convinced that Caroline's death was not a drug overdose. But who had reason to want Caroline dead and why?
The Cork and the Bottle
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Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When the landlord of "The Cork and the Bottle" ends up dead in a puddle of blood on the floor of his own pub, the case seems clear. The teen burglars who broke into the pub to steal the contents of the till are the culprits. But some things about the case just don't add up. And eventually, Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd begins to suspect that the killers are to be found much closer to home...
St. Emilion's Secret
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,110. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Kroupa needs a holiday, so an invitation to a premiere in Bordeaux comes at just the right time. However, 'in vino veritas' and the region's vineyards soon reveal that the sins of the past still have devastating ramifications to this day. If Kroupa was hoping to avoid a murder, he's in for a disappointment, and this time the stakes are very high!
The Enemy Within
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Hendrych goes undercover to join a dangerous paramilitary group. Playing a dangerous game, he befriends one of the anarchists in an attempt to thwart their terrorist plot. This time however, the stakes are too high, and Kroupa is scared for the first time in his life, because not even he can pre-dict who lives and who dies.
The Norfolk Probationer
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Price: Free! Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The Norfolk Probationer is a free short story, a sampler about a Welsh Detective Sergeant, Catrin Sayer of the ‘Met’, and her role in solving art-related crimes. A robbery in which several paintings are taken from an old hall in Norfolk, a National Trust property, results in two elderly visitors being injured. But all is not quite what it seems.
The Fall and Rise of Professor Moriarity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,490. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Professor Moriarity has returned worse than ever and he plots to destroy all life as we know it. Only Doctor Watson and his friends stand a chance of bringing the egomaniac to justice and saving the world.
A Disappearance in Baker Street
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Price: Free! Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A missing girl seems to have vanished into thin air during a visit to the Sherlock Holmes Museum in London. Ella Doyle interrupts her work on a memoir of Arthur Conan Doyle’s role in her own family history and teams up with the mysterious John Mason in a dangerous chase across London to solve a twenty first century locked room mystery.
Santa Claus, Lies, and Murder (Amber Fox Mysteries novella book #4.5)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,720. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Santa has gone missing and the fate of Christmas is in Amber Fox’s hands…
The Woolworth's Massacre
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,440. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Peaceful mountain getaway or terrorist target? When a mountain resort's reputation is threatened by an explosion at a supermarket opening, Hendrych and Kroupa are on hand to sift through the rubble. However, faced with the biggest body count in their careers, there's no shortage of suspects to choose from.
The Missing Patek Philippe
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,410. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Kroupa's faithful police dog, Sara, digs up an absurdly small human bone on an anthill, our dynamic duo have no idea what they're in for. A class reunion has clearly ended badly, but are they looking for a murderer, or a missing diamond watch? The trouble is, they simply don't know.
Virtually Scared To Death
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Series: Julia Blake Cozy Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A Short Murder Mystery Julia Blake runs her own cleaning business. The first time she sees a dead body is when she discovers one of her clients, Mark Castle, lying dead on the floor of his luxury apartment. Julia soon suspects that Mark was murdered. He was a good friend and she is determined to find out who killed him.
The Baker Street Adventures 1 The Death of Conan
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Price: Free! Words: 10,300. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle lays on his deathbed, ready to cross over into the other side of life, but instead wakes up to a new life filled with adventure and excitement as he joins his written hero, Sherlock Holmes and Professor Challenger on exciting missions to help victims of terrible crimes. An expanded version that introduces two new heroes, Redeye and Chittles.
My Mother, the Spy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Susan's mother tells her that she was once a spy for MI6 during the cold war and that she believes her life is now in danger, as she has recognized a man lurking around in the village. Susan finds this hard to believe, but after she realizes just how scared her mother really is, she decides to do whatever it takes to keep her mother safe.
Sherlock Holmes and The Severed Finger
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: British English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Holmes and Watson's evening is disturbed by a gruesome find by cabbie Henry Wiggins. A cryptic note and a freshly severed finger triggers a desperate search for the owner. Mycroft is summoned when the involvement of Julia Moriarty is discovered. Holmes has a tense encounter with Moriarty and must balance an arms shipment to a potential enemy against a man's life. Has Moriarty defeated Holmes?
The Baker Street Adventures Episode Ten: The King of Vampires
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Count Dracula joins forces with the Baker Street Adventurers, Sherlock Holmes, Doctor Watson and Professor Langston, the Invisible Man to solve the mysterious death of LaStrosse and his wife, both fouly murdered.
Green Acres
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Knavesborough revisited. A cosy and charming short story in the Rhapsody Gershwin series, set in Knavesborough, a fictional Yorkshire village. First published in the anthology "The Red Shoes". C 4500 words.
Ding Dong Bell, The Kitten in the Well
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Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Tragic Death of Sherlock Holmes, Episode Eight
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Series: The Baker Street Adventures, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Death is not always what it seems, nor whom it seems to be in this story. A complex adventure that tests the very souls of all involved, Professor Moriarity and his friends must solve a mystery that goes back over decades and involves the gruesome deaths of countless victims.
Sherlock Holmes and The Lymington Affair
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Watson's interest in sailing prompts Holmes to instruct him in its finer points. However, Holmes falls desperately ill and poisoning on a grand scale is suspected. As Holmes recovers, Watson visits his aunt and exposes the true extent of the horror. Holmes's deductions and a reminder of Watson's embarassing exposure in the 'The Bishop's Tiepin' case leads Holmes to propose an unexpected solution.