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The Admirer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,570. Language: American English. Published: July 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rose Fraser is nervous yet excited at the idea of a London season. Her excitement fades away when she starts receiving threats in the form of intricately folded, anonymous notes. Nerves turn to fear as the threats escalate. Feeling trapped, unable to go to the police, she turns to the only person she thinks can help her, her most serious suitor, private investigator James Grey.
Double Crossing and Double or Nothing (Boxed Set)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,000. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Two Meg Mims award winning novels. DOUBLE CROSSING – WINNER of the 2012 BEST FIRST NOVEL Spur Award from Western Writers of America AND a 2012 FINALIST for the USA BOOK NEWS Awards – for Fiction: Western and DOUBLE OR NOTHING – FIRST PLACE WINNER, 2013 LARAMIE AWARDS – Mystery from Chanticleer Writing Competition. Lily Granville stunned by her father’s murder heads west to find love and adventure.
Double or Nothing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
FIRST PLACE WINNER, 2013 LARAMIE AWARDS – Western/Mystery from Chanticleer Writing Competition October, 1869: Lily Granville, heiress to a considerable fortune, rebels against her uncle’s strict rules. Ace Diamond, determined to win Lily, invests in a dynamite factory but his success fails to impress her guardian. When Ace is framed for murder before their wedding night, Lily must save him.
Double Crossing
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,350. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2014 by Prairie Rose Publications. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
WINNER of the 2012 BEST FIRST NOVEL Spur Award from Western Writers of America AND a 2012 FINALIST for the USA BOOK NEWS Awards – for Fiction: Western August, 1869: Lily Granville is stunned by her father’s murder. Only one other person knows about a valuable California gold mine deed — both are now missing. Lily heads west on the newly opened transcontinental railroad, to track the killer.
Cup of Blood; A Crispin Guest Medieval Noir Prequel
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 90,360. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this prequel, disgraced knight turned detective Crispin Guest has his hands full in more than murder: his abduction, two women, a young cutpurse, and a friend turned adversary.
My Lord Deceived
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Series: The Star Elite, Book 6. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 84,850. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
He has spent the last few years trying to rid the country from smugglers and spies, Jonathan Arbinger returns home, determined to try to further his cause with the delectable Kat. What he finds there is a complex web of mysteries that threaten everything he holds dear. Will the lies that stand between him and Kat force them apart forever?
Catching the Eagle
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,510. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2014 by Famelton Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Easter Monday, 1809: Kirkley Hall manor house is mysteriously burgled. When suspicion falls on Jamie Charlton, he and his family face a desperate battle to save him from the gallows.
The Incident: Lost in the Woods
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The story of three brothers and how one brother's tragic mistake affected the other two. One was on the run from the law. The other two wanted to protect him, however, they had to take care of their families first. It was a journey from the swamplands of Louisiana to the "better life" in California.
Black Magic Woman
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Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Read Black Magic Woman and let Louisiana Mystery Writer Wyatt Thomas paint an unforgettable mind trip for you, both past and present, to the city that care forgot.
The Stolen Star
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,420. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's 1901 and young sleuth Mary MacDougall tackles her second case--the theft of the Star of the North sapphire. As she hunts for the purloined gem, she must juggle affairs of the head and of the heart. In the end, the matter of the stolen Star comes down to the simplest of clues. While the matter of the man she loves couldn’t possibly be more complex.
The Guilty Countess
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Series: Markson Regency Mystery, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,180. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Can Lady Donna Kersey find the true killer before she faces the gallows.
Hounds of Autumn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,520. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is 1890, and the windswept moors hold dark secrets. Chloe Sullivan is an amateur inventor whose holiday takes a dark turn when her friend and colleague, one of the few female mechanical experts in the British Empire, is murdered. A mechanical hound roams the moors, but could it have killed a woman? Chloe is determined to see her friend's killer found. But some secrets have a terrible cost.
Voyage of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #6)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Aboard the Jörmungandr, Heron must flee the remnants of the Roman navy bent on revenge.
The Unlikely Spy (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,650. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
August 1146. Prince Hywel has called all the bards of Wales to him for a music festival, and invited the lords of Wales too. But with the highborn come the low: thieves, spies, and other hangers-on. When a murderer strikes as the festival starts, Gareth and Gwen are charged with discovering his identity—before the death of a peasant shakes the throne of a king.
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
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. Wartson 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.
The Information Man
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Price: Free! Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's a normal day for information broker Rex Malin when he's asked to deal with a murder, and the missing fiancée of a leading Toronto citizen. With his friends' help, Rex unravels the two mysteries. But it's his memories of the Great War that connect best the eerie present circumstances: the murder, the missing fiancée, and the spectral wolves invading the city.
A Taste of Evil
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Alyson is on trial for her life for the murder of her fourth husband and she has many enemies.
The Lady Is Innocent
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Series: The Star Elite, Book 5. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 75,740. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Florrie is caught with a bloodied knife in her hand. She is horrified when nobody believes her innocence, and is soon under investigation from the Star Elite, especially from one man they had nick-named Pie. He knows he has to fight to protect her, but has to face his demons in have a future with her. Can they uncover the truth before the murderer strikes again, this time with Florrie the victim?
Murder by Misrule
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 89,720. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Francis Bacon is charged with investigating the murder of a barrister at Gray's Inn. He recruits his unwanted student Thomas Clarady to do the tiresome legwork, chasing witnesses from Whitehall to the London streets. Everyone has something up his pinked and padded sleeve. Even the brilliant Bacon is at a loss — and in danger — until he sees through the disguises of the season of Misrule.
North Sea Cottage
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: British English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A novella, set in Denmark in the period from 1943 to 2013. Tora Skammelsen is a young writer who borrows her aunt's cottage by the sea to get away from it all. The old stable catches fire, and in the ruins Tora finds what seems to be a human skeleton.