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Sherlock Holmes and The Rattle-Jacks Affair
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,950. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Holmes and Watson are called upon to investigate the deaths of 'Little Alfie's' Aunt and Uncle. The police believe they have been murdered and Flora Smith, the daughter of the deceased couple has been arrested for the murder. However, on further investigation involving an incognito visit to the gasworks where Watson becomes a touch light fingered, Holmes believes that there is another explanation.
Sherlock Holmes and The Bishop's Tie-Pin
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: British English. Published: January 24, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A visit from the Bishop of Westfield raises concerns about a fellow bishop and his visits to an establishment offering Massage. Secret British Naval papers appear in the German embassy and are linked to the bishops' brother. Blackmail is suspected and Watson has to bare all in order to gain the necessary intelligence. Holmes must use his skills as a burglar to avoid the bishops' downfall.
Tragedy
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,830. Language: English. Published: January 20, 2013 by SSP Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Chief Inspector Robert Casey had been retired only five weeks when the package arrived. The content would change the course of his retirement. This is the second short story in a new series taking the reader through the experiences of a career policeman from his initial investigation as a detective constable to his eventual retirement. However, his investigating days may not yet be over...
Sherlock Holmes and The Cagliari Affair
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A request by the Italian ambassador sends Holmes and Watson plunging into the dark world of anarchists in Victorian London. The King of Italy, known for taking risks when traveling incognito in London becomes their target. Holmes also takes a grave risk to protect the King in Greenwich whilst the ambassador's Venetian Masked Ball gives the anarchists a further opportunity to achieve their goal.
Sherlock Holmes and The Birchwood Affair
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A letter to the British Government from a blackmailer brings Holmes and Watson to the town of Truro in Cornwall. There they investigate a mysterious and often fatal illness which has befallen the townspeople as predicted by the blackmailer. By visiting the victims and their places of work a common thread appears. Holmes prevents further illness but now must find the culprit and bring him to task.
Sherlock Holmes and The Star of Bithur
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are retained by the Duke of Salcombe to investigate a dreadful family secret. The 'Star of Bithur', a great treasure with a bloody past threatens to dishonor a noble family. Holmes and Watson have to explore the history of the diamond and its links to the Indian Mutiny of 1857. However, others are in search of the gem and the key to its hiding place.
Loose Lips: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
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Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Lady Marmalade's second mystery. It's just after the end of the Second World War and Lady Marmalade is looking forward to a nice relaxing holiday in Hightown. The war has been terribly stressful on everyone and Lady Marmalade's good friends, Harry and Genevieve Appleback have invited her over for some much needed R n' R and Irish Sea air.
Sherlock Holmes and The Mutilated Cattle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes the world's most famous detective, is called upon to investigate the mystery of mutilated cattle. some found in trees. A cattle watchman's strange death is explained, and as a result of Holmes's brilliant investigation the cattle mutilations come to an end, just as he predicted. Written in the authentic Victorian style of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, you will enjoy this book.
Sherlock Holmes and The Alien Abduction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson solve the mystery of a man who dies shortly after being abducted by aliens, and save a great lady's reputation. Due to an unexplainable fact, and a disturbing associated possibility, publication was delayed until now. Written in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's style, Sherlock Holmes's powers of observation and logical deduction are brilliantly displayed.
Diana, a Lady in Waiting
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This book is about the way the British Royal Family treated Princess Diana and events leading up to her mysterious death in a car crash in 1997. Was it an accident or was it planned? The book also includes other scandals which have affected the Royal Family in the twentieth century.
Poisoned Heart: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
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Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Lady Marmalade's first mystery. Visiting some friends, Lordy and Lady Apleby turns out to be a dangerous affair. For the kitchen maid at least, who ends up dead. How did she die and who would want to kill her is up to Lady Marmalade and Inspector Devlin Pearce to determine. Making their work even harder are the five suspects who all had reason to kill her.
Simply a murder? (ENAS FONOS POLY APLOIKOS) (Short Story, IN GREEK, 2012, v. 1)
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Price: $1.20 USD. Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: August 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Police inspector Akis Grifidis arrives on a Greek island for vacations. One night, he hears a strange noise from the room above. Shortly after follows for a moment some loud voices. And then Akis hears knockings on his door...
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Barking Emporium
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The great detective uncovers a convoluted conspiracy to conceal the cause of two fires, one of which results in the death of an elderly couple. Dr Watson records the fine details which lead to the exposure of the villains.
Down Fall
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Lewis Down's Friend is Murdered but there is no explanation why. Mike Jensen is called in to investigate where he stumbles upon a watch able to take him through time. Can he solve the murder? or Even prevent it?
The Curious Case of the Broken Window
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Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contacted by an old acquittance of the female persuasion, in hopes that he might be able to shed light on the events surrounding her husband's death. The Count of Samerand quickly finds himself as the prime suspect in this grave affair. Can he prove his innocent or will he be hanged for a crime he didn't commit.
Sherlock Holmes and the Fat of the Land
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Sherlock Holmes takes on his biggest case yet . . . or at least his biggest client! A pastiche by Eric "Cruel" Cline, whose stories have appeared in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine and other publications, both in print and on the web.
Lost
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Two crime stories from the man Ian Rankin once called ‘The Godfather of British Noir’, early stories from the years when Russell James was establishing himself as ‘one of the best of Britain’s darker crime writers’ (as the Times called him). The first is the author’s only crime story to feature a detective, and the second, although a tale of prison life, is in lighter vein.
The Charity Shop
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A humorous short story of crime and suspense, featuring Constable Penrose and Rhapsody Gershwin. Set in a fictional Yorkshire village. C 4,000 words. By the writer of the bestselling ghost story "Heather Farm".
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Lascar's Fate.
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In this 14,000 word novelette Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson pursue the criminal mastermind, Ravendra, to great heights, and an aerial battle brings the adventure to a climax.
Doctor Watson Investigates: The Case Of The Scarlet Neckerchief
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Holmes is called away, Watson is left to assist a client with a uniquely horrible problem. Can Watson solve the mystery of the scarlet neckerchief before his client is murdered?