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Death at Dinner
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Series: Cassie Pengear Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,670. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Cassie Pengear did not want to spend her evening acting as a parlor maid even if the house was in Mayfair, but her landlady’s friend was desperate and it was only night. But then one of the guests collapsed at the table. Now poison is suspected and the cook is convinced she’s the main suspect and will be locked away if Cassie doesn’t solve the death at dinner. 56,000 words, approx 220 pages
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?
Blackmail at Wrigley Field
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Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Los Angeles. 1937. When we last saw young novelist James Murray, his life had taken a bad turn. And now, two years later, he must come to grips with the choices he's made in this, the fourth James Murray Mystery. Here, he meets a young ballplayer who's been receiving blackmail threats. Can James turn his life around and help the young man?
The Reeve's Tale
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,750. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2015 by Justin Alexander. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Dame Frevisse suspects that the scandal which has drawn her and the innocent Sister Thomasine from the safety of the priory is but the tip of a terrible intrigue which threatens both nunnery and village alike: The good, kind, and honest Master Naylor stands accused of a crime which threatens to strip him and his entire family of their freedom. Can even God pardon one who turns from a holy path?
Worth the Candle
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 93,640. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Authentic treasure buried 200 years ago in Virginia protected by a group of ciphers. Three graduate students at a Midwestern university who attack the ciphers with sufficient success to justify an adventure. Local frustrated searchers willing to kill anyone attempting to steal the birthright they and their forebears have fruitlessly sought for well over a century.
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.
Coda
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,840. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder followed Albert around the world, from one concert stage to another, like a string of blood-red pearls, forcing him out of his academic womb, naked and exposed, trailing him to the edge of the abyss. Now, in Oxburgh Hall - more a place of the past than the present - he'd finally found a place where death couldn't find him. Then it did
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 Rat-Taker
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 28,020. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2014 by Quid Pro Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Set in 14th Century London in the time of the Great Pestilence, THE RAT-TAKER is about an obsessive love and a tragic event coiled into one mystery. Simon the Rat-Taker is a man obsessed by a terror that he cannot remember. Driven by the question “What did happen?” he attempts to recall the truth by dictating to his scribe the events of the day that began it all: the day the rats began to die.
Eye of the Diamond-T
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,920. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2014 by Dion Blaine. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
After his truck crashes on an icy bridge along Route 66 one night in 1957 Arizona, driver Nick Pente awakens in a remote mountain valley in the care of a Native American shaman and his beautiful daughter. Initially blind, Nick must remember what came before the fateful night on the bridge (trauma dating to his service in WWII and his childhood) before returning to his world with his newfound love.
Dancing With The Mafia
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Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 72,560. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A sequel to "A Political Dance," this novel explores the influence exerted by the Mafia on Louisiana elections. A young Assistant Attorney General risks his life to expose corrupt practices with state leases and stumbles onto a much bigger scam. All of this against the backdrop of the Civil Rights unrest.
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 Missing Heir Murders
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 103,940. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by Three Cedars Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In THE MISSING HEIR MURDERS, John Lansdowne Granville is hired to find a missing Remittance Man, an Earl’s heir, who hasn’t been seen in months. He can’t trust his client. He can’t trust the facts he’s been given. Digging deeper, Granville uncovers a conspiracy to kill the missing man. And then the shooting starts. Racing to save young Rupert Weston puts Granville’s honor and his very life at s
Chicago P.D., Homicide
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,470. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2014 by The Educational Publisher/Biblio Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Chicago P.D., Homicide is broken up into four individual stories with a through line that unites them. No other family in the history of America has provided more solace to the surviving family members of homicide victims than the Morris family of Chicago which has furnished their fair city with four continuous generations of excellent and dedicated homicide detectives.
Crimini in Salotti Marci
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 102,110. Language: Italian. Published: December 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Una denuncia della corruzione nell'Italia di oggi e del suo non essere più una democrazia bensì un regime comunista in camicia rosa.
Bloody Lessons: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 110,790. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In Bloody Lessons, the third installment of the Victorian San Francisco Mystery series, it is the winter of 1880 and the teachers of San Francisco are under attack. Annie Fuller, the reluctant clairvoyant, has been called in to investigate by Nate Dawson, her lawyer beau, and readers will find a delightful blend of a cozy mystery and romantic suspense.
Year of the Tiger
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,440. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A treasure cache buried by the Japanese military in Singapore during World War II is discovered releasing a deadly plaque. It is up now to investigators in Singapore to decipher a cryptic clue left behind with the treasure to halt this deadly plague.
Silent Destiny
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 153,810. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Emma Walters, a Canadian English Professor, learns she has inherited a Sottish Estate and must go to Scotland immediately. On arriving in Scotland she learns the details of her physical estate but also that she has inherited a 700-year-old mystery and all of Scotland is relying on her to solve it! By J. Robert Whittle and Joyce Sandilands