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History and Mystery, Oh My!
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Mystery and Horror, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Step back in time with History and Mystery, Oh My! All the stories in this anthology are set at least fifty years before publication. Find out why Caruso's tailor could never claim the famous tenor as a client. Walk with Caravaggio under the dome of Santa Maria del Popolo. Learn why Flash Gordon stopped filming.Turn a page and lose yourself in Victorian London, or tangle with WWII spies.
The Ghost of Christmas Past
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Series: The Star Elite. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 68,160. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Rupert has to visit the ghost from his past and persuade her to make a trip to London to her uncle’s sickbed. However, he is not prepared for the love that lingers between him and the woman he should have married four years ago. Can he keep her out of danger while persuading her to take a chance on him for a second time? Or will the evil French spy, Jacques Fornier tear them apart forever?
General Well'ngone In Love
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Price: Free! Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Aster Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this short mystery story set in Regency London during the Frost Fair of 1814, a recently orphaned boy disappears, seemingly off the face of the earth. Wealthy-widower-turned-sleuth Ezra Melamed enlists the aid of General Well’ngone, a young Jewish pickpocket, who has his own reason for wishing to find the missing child—the General has fallen in love with the boy’s older sister.
Renegade
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 37,070. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
Buffy meets The Mentalist in this new fantasy-thriller full of magic and murderous intrigue by D.J. Chamberlain. When Joseph d’Bethel is called in to investigate the ritualistic deaths of half a dozen priestesses it launches him back into a world of corruption and politics that he thought he’d left behind forever. The victims keep piling up as he tracks a renegade priest across the breadth of the
The Castro '76
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Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
San Francisco 1976: While Israel Wren looks after his friend Harvey Milk's apartment he is astonished to find a very famous movie star nervously smoking cigarettes in the front room. After hearing the man's story Israel becomes involved in tracking down a serial killer who sketches his victims before he murders them.
The Infidels
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,830. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder and Intrigue in 5th century Ireland! Conor MacCormac, the new King of Connacht, had not wanted a Christian church in his territory, but the High-King – a new convert – had insisted. Now the priests have been slaughtered by raiders from the northlands – or so it seems. Conor must unravel the mystery, and he fears the truth may rock the Emerald Isle
The King's Avenger
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2015 by Western Trail Blazer. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder and Intrigue in 5th century Ireland! Conor MacCormac is not only the most honored warrior of Connacht, he is the king’s closest friend. When his leader is murdered at the High-King’s Fair, it is up to Conor to find the killer. The king had no shortage of enemies – but which one is guilty? And what price must Conor pay to find the answer?
Chinese Puzzle
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Series: No Sin Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 134,210. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An action-filled, extensively researched murder mystery set in Shanghai during the sultry August of 1928. Chinese Puzzle is the first book in the No Sin mystery series.
Ladies of Class
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,320. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2014 by vinspirepublishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Murder is no respecter of persons… Richard Hayward’s promotion and move from the big city life to the sleepy town of Burshill, England, has been shattered. Sir John Bury needs a murder solved, and the clues are limited. The suspects, on the other hand, aren't.
She Never Came Home
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,450. Language: British English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
When Alice loses her job and her home, she is forced to move into an old farmhouse with her husband and her dog. She is determined to make the most of the situation - until she starts to hear the voice of a young girl in the middle of the night. Should Alice follow her instinct and leave the p, or should she stay and find out what happened to the little girl forty years ago?
The Witch Girl
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 104,880. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Headstrong and independent, Damaris Meredith is an American doctor haunted by strange dreams. On her deathbed Damaris' grandmother gives her a ring, one of three, brought from England by her ancestors ten generations ago. She wants her to find the other two. Part romance, part true life mystery, THE WITCH GIRL is a brilliantly constructed time slip novel that brings the past convincingly to life.
The Point of Death (An Elizabethan Murder Mystery)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,250. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2014 by Matthew Lynn. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
‘The Point of Death’ is a thrilling Elizabethan murder mystery, full of intrigue and suspense.
Gooseberry
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,490. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014 by Seventh Rainbow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
The fourteen-year-old Victorian boy detective’s first big case. Based on characters from Wilkie Collins’s “The Moonstone”.
Miss Nike Ajax
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,300. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Ruby Danes is on a cross-continent roll up to Denver where she finds her flimflam father murdered, east to St. Louis where she falls in with Danny Mint, a pickpocket who's just pinched a mystery brass key that sends the pair of all damn places to Norfolk - in '62 a town dead in the atomic crosshairs and with drug runners who want Ruby's secret.
The Astonishing Tales of Sherlock Holmes: The Shrieking Pits
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
What appears a frivolous excursion into myth hunting takes on a different tone when Watson discovers encrypted notes from the Diogenes Club to Holmes. The World’s Greatest Detective is not hunting fairies, but on the trail of Viking silver and a daring heist.
Captive Surrender
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Series: The Star Elite. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
He claims to be an agent for His Majesty's government, but can he be believed? With the threat of losing her home hanging over her, can Prudence trust her unexpected captive to help them, and surrender to the desire neither of them can ignore?
Too Long To Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
30,000 years ago a murder was committed. Only one man could solve it. Introducing Lonell, the world's first detective, a man with an extraordinary intuitive gift, he faces danger from every quarter as he tries to unravel the contradictory facts surrounding the death of the Enlightened One. His failure would result in his own death and the destruction of the tribe he loves. He must fight for all.
Marley Was Dead: A Christmas Carol Mystery
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Price: Free! Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Walk the streets of old London just before Christmas with a retired police inspector haunted by the mysterious death of Jacob Marley. Meet the people he investigates, including Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, Fagin, and Bill Sikes.
Murder Aboard the Titanic: A Mystery At Sea Short
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Dark Streets of Whitechapel comes an enthralling new historical mystery at sea short, Murder Aboard the Titanic.
JFK: The Dead Witnesses
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the years following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy more than one hundred witnesses, investigators and other people linked to the ambush in Dealey Plaza have died. The majority have met their fate under extremely suspicious circumstances. Murders, mysterious accidents and "suicides" account for more than half of those who have died since that fateful day in 1963.