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The Christmas Puzzle
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Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,370. Language: British English. Published: October 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is the eighth novel in the Pitkirtly Mystery series, set in an imaginary small town on the Fife coast in Scotland. A Christmas market is interrupted by a murder nearby, and the usual suspects are drawn into the investigation whether they like it or not.
A Killing in the Family
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,780. Language: British English. Published: September 25, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It’s the height of summer, the days are long and hot and there’s not a cloud in the sky. But these are dark days for the relocated The Lazy Luncheonette. And then along comes Sir Douglas Ballantyne, a billionaire threatened with murder, and he wants Joe to investigate. Arriving at the Ballantyne residence, all is not happy families. Then the old man is attacked. IT'S MURDER IN THE FAMILY
L'Affaire du Village Perdu
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Price: $3.81 USD. Words: 58,760. Language: French. Published: September 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Mystère autour de trois corps découverts dans un petit village médiéval aux habitants avides de ragots. L'Inspecteur Blunt et le sergent Hicks enquêtent, avec l'aide inopinée d'une charmante fouineuse et de son chien, et sous l’œil discret d'un corbeau particulièrement empressé de ridiculiser tout ce petit monde via Internet. Pour les amateurs de fictions policières "à l'anglaise".
Kill Him Again: Fifteen Variations on a Country House Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,900. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Fifteen Versions of a Murder and Its Solution A storm and high seas isolate a house party at Morthead Manor situated in southwest England on a headland connected to the mainland by a narrow neck of land. In the style of 1920s Golden Age mysteries, this collection explores different scenarios as to how, why and by whom the host is murdered.
The Scottish Colourist
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Series: The Catrin Sayer Novels, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,410. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Detective Constable Catrin Sayer is nearing the end of her first year working in the Art Crime Unit of New Scotland Yard. A call to Scotland following a suspicious death of a retired clergyman is tied to a rumour of fraud or theft associated with the Kelvingrove Museum. Catrin finds her enquires lead her into bigger issues; the drug world politics of southern Scotland … and into danger.
The Chinese Sailor
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Series: The Catrin Sayer Novels, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,990. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Chinese naval officer from a cruise ship goes missing while his ship visits Holyhead. An international police operation to break an art smuggling ring loses track of three paintings worth $2 million ... from the same cruise ship, on the same cruise. Constable Catrin Sayer, a uniformed police officer with the Metropolitan Police, agrees to go undercover ...
Treated as Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,600. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Set in 1931, Edith Horton is a former VAD who finds herself not only struggling with her inner demons, but with the presence of evil in her village in the Yorkshire Dales. Her brother is suspected of murdering an elderly wealthy widow, and sins of the past have echoes in her life and the lives of those close to her.
Concealed Leverage
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Series: Luke Adams, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,300. Language: British English. Published: August 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Brittany lives on edge, her life is shortening at a terrifying pace she urgently needs a kidney transplant. Michelle her mother is due for release from prison, but why has she avoided any contact with Brittany. the pressure's mounting, close to it's limits, midst some very suspicious behaviour from hospital staff. Is there some unscrupulous scheming in these hospital corridors
The Coercion Key
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Series: The Craig Modern Thriller Series, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,250. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Belfast's Suicide When a series of suicides occurs within a short period of time, and every one is committed by a person with everything to live for, Marc Craig's suspicions begin to rise. On investigating, Craig's team enters a world that links cyber reality with real lives, where respectable façades unravel to reveal hidden identities. The Coercion Key. Book Seven in the Craig Crime Series
The Coronation Quest
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Series: Adventurous Quests, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,220. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
'The Coronation Quest' is the third in the 'Adventurous Quest' series of historical mystery novels. It is set in 1953 in Britain, mostly in London at the time when everyone was preparing for the Coronation.
The Newly Discovered Diaries of Doctor Kristal
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A black comedy set in the Swinging Sixties (1963-4) and revealed through the diaries of a doctor – 35 years old and still a virgin – whose curious obsessions drive him to start murdering his patients.
A Measure of Trouble
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,550. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A cold, bleak February morning in Central Scotland commences with the discovery of a body. Chief Executive, Hector Mathewson is found dead within the cask room of his own distillery. DCI Alex Warren needs to balance his own turbulent personal life while directing the hunt for the murderer. There are suspects aplenty with motives ranging from greed, nationalism, adultery and revenge.
Made a Killing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,910. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014 by Author Way Limited. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Scott Stevenson was a despicable character and nobody mourns when his bloody corpse is found with an ivory tusk driven through his torso. DCI Alex Warren and his team are given the challenging task of discovering his killer. They investigate the numerous people Stevenson has harmed and their enquiries reveal a host of related crimes, motivated by sex and greed. The body count starts to rise,
Sherlock Holmes: The Shadow From Beyond
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,910. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Murder most foul!! Fans of Arthur Conan Doyle's Sherlock Holmes and H.P. Lovecraft's Cthulhu Mythos can rejoice as author Erik Branz has skilfully woven a rolling adventure that features the master sleuth and his trusty sidekick Doctor Watson confronting dark supernatural powers of the occult ! Horror awaits as the duo travel across Europe in attempt to save the world from the madman Count Lebda!!
Deadly Connections
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Price: $6.80 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jen Jarvis overhears a violent argument that ends in murder – a murder she becomes entangled in when the police discover a note with her name and address scrawled on it in the dead man's pocket. Jen hasn't a clue who he is, or why he was coming to see her, and sets out to establish the connection between them. But the more she unearths, the more she finds herself embroiled in a sinister mystery.
Deadly Trio: Three English Mysteries
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 193,250. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Read the New York Times and USA Today Bestseller! Here are the first three Lord and Lady Hetheridge Books, together in one collection. These cozy mysteries, set in contemporary London, feature Scotland Yard chief superintendent Anthony Hetheridge, DS Kate Wakefield, and DS Deepal "Paul" Bhar, solving crimes among the wealthy and powerful.
Sherlock Holmes: Gone in the Fog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,420. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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It's 1914, the eve of the Great War. After a lengthy absence Holmes returns to Baker St. But, what has happened to bring about the shocking condition he was in? What strange adventure has reduced him to such an appalling state? Can Dr. Watson bring him back? And then came that chill winter night when Holmes stepped out of the front door and simply disappeared. Gone in the fog.
Fest
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 92,130. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Fest is a murder mystery set at a literary festival in the UK, where writers of all kinds have gathered to promote their books over a long summer weekend in the English countryside: this novel is both a wry, insider’s look at the contemporary British literary scene and a gripping whodunnit that will keep you guessing till the very end.
The Hairdressers' Cut
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Price: $4.66 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
THE HAIRDRESSERS’ CUT is the first in The Hairdresser Murders Series. Hairdresser Lauren Canning holidays in Grand Cayman, a British protectorate and off shore financial centre. She and two friends, Zoe and Claire are from Ross on Wye. They are single, in their twenties, looking for adventure and a change for a few weeks from their sleepy Herefordshire existence.
The Haunting of Melmerby Manor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,650. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A haunted manor house and an angry, violent spirit. It’s all in a night’s work for paranormal investigator, Lady Concepta Rand-Epping and her friends, Pete Brennan and Kevin Keeley. But when the nerve-jangling events at Melmerby Manor turn up 25,000 pirate video discs, matters become even more complicated.