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Codename: Spring-Heeled Jack
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Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: Italian. Published: July 11, 2014 by DunwichEdizioni. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Una creatura terrorizza le notti londinesi, assalendo e deturpando inermi fanciulle. Non si tratta di un mostro ma di un ingegnoso atleta con un forte sdoppiamento della personalità. Un pazzo che oggi, 17 ottobre 1886, è fuggito dalla cella dove era rinchiuso.
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.
The Spirit of Peterborough
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Price: $6.76 USD. Words: 60,210. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
Peterborough, just an ordinary city full of people like you and me, steeped in history, totally unique. We all know the past can affect the future, but what if it was more than perhaps you might think? These fictional contemporary stories are about people getting drawn into adventures of 'ghostly mysteriousness.' There are links both to the true histoical past and documented ghostly occurrences.
The Misadventures of Chittles and Red Eye The Doom of Miss Castle
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
A crazy detective story set in Victorian London that rocks with romance, bawdy people, vanishing people and a mystery that only the crazy team up of Chittles and Red Eye can solve.
Creds: The IRS Adventure - Episode 1
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Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 13,910. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014 by Blueberry Lane Books. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
Danny "Creds" Shapiro wants the tax system to be fair to everyone. The senator he's up against does not, and no one is going to stand in his way. Part One of a Four-Part Mini-Episode Novel Series that looks deep into the storied heart of the IRS.
Passing Storm
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Series: The Sword and the Spirit Adventures, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The threatening sky signals coming danger as a young boy is found dead at the pond’s edge. A terrible accident? What bizarre twist of a human mind is behind events? Will the grieving parents discover the truth they deserve? Bertram, Gautier, and Robert realize that all is not as it seems, including the fury of the passing storm. Passing Storm is Book II of The Sword and the Spirit Adventures.
Hidden
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,950. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a desperate attempt to secure a roof over her younger sister’s head, nineteen year old Allie Winthrop takes a job that no one else seemed too eager to apply for. The job is a maid position for a well to do family who had made a fortune in both the ranching and railroad industries. Her bosses, Mister and Misses Treadwell, aren’t exactly the friendliest of people.
The King of Britain's Head
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
For those who like their medieval mysteries spiced with fantasy. The demon Bifrons has told Master Roger of a plot to take the King of Britain’s head. Roger is worried about the safety of his king: Richard II. Should Roger believe Bifrons, or is the wily demon trying to trick him? It is up to Roger’s assistant, Jake Savage, to see through the mystery of the demon’s divination.
Daemons Within
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Series: The Sword and the Spirit Adventures, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
An up-and-coming scholar is abruptly accused of a heinous crime. A malevolent force manipulates the thoughts and actions of the fragile and frail. A young lady is lost in the dark haze of her own disturbed perceptions. Bertram, Gautier, and Robert face the vilest opponent imaginable: The deepest recesses of a tortured mind. Daemons Within is Book I of The Sword and the Spirit Adventures.
The Mystery of the Skelton Diamonds
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,930. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014 by Famelton Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
London 1808: The famous Skelton Diamonds have disappeared, and Detective Stephen Lavender is asked to investigate the crime.
Voyage of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #6)
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Price: $3.99 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.
Krystalnætter
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: Danish. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Historisk krimi som udspiller sig i Vendsyssel i tresserne. Krystalnatten i Berlin viser sig at skabe uventede dønninger tredive år senere. En tiårig dreng forsvinder fra sit hjem, og da politiet ikke kan opklare sagen, begiver hans bedste ven sig ud for at lede efter ham.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
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
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
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.
From There To Here
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
FBI agent Trace Nickels seeks revenge for the killing of his partner. Someone possesses nuclear briefcases and is trying to manipulate events in the US. Follow Agent Nickels personal trials as he helps the High-Tech Division of the FBI. Read how Trace and his fellow agents race against time to expose the criminal they know as The Doctor.
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.