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The Actuary's Wife
Series: From Russia, With Love. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,750. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Rohan and Emma seem determined to make their relationship work but it's hard being married to The Actuary. When Dolan, the sexy Irishman reveals Rohan's hiding something, Emma does her own investigating and is heartbroken by what she finds. Before she can resolve her romance issues, Emma's work at the school uncovers a century old deceit which may just get her killed first.
Penny Dreadful Adventures: Mysteries of London 2: The Mysteries of London (Exposing the Truth)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,310. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Alexander MacNeill is in a quandary. In 1845 London, he edits Penny Dreadful’s written by his Uncle, but fears the horrific vampire stories have a major basis in fact. His new sweetheart is inextricably linked to the vampires, he worries for her safety, yet cannot prove his theories. Alexander decides to follow his Uncle on one of his weekends in the country. His life will never be the same again.
The Lieutenant Joe Sonntag Mystery Series
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 215,260. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Now available in one collection, the first three books of the Lieutenant Joe Sonntag Mystery Series. Included in this collection: The Hotel Dick The Dead Genius Night Medicine Look for the other Joe Sonntag mysteries, also available: The Saboteur's Fate The Homicidal Saint
The Next Skywatcher
Series: The Last Skywatcher, Anasazi Historical Thrillers with a Hint of Romance, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 93,530. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When the Crab Nebula Supernova appeared on July 4, 1054, it drove the ancient ones of Chaco Canyon into a cannibalistic frenzy. The combined efforts of the Chaco mob, a secret society of mad-as-hell women, and Tuwa’s band of orphans to make their world right again. “I really enjoyed it. It was well-written.” —Thomas Windes, 37-year veteran Anasazi archaeologist with the National Park Service.
Blind Eye (A High Priestess Iliona Ancient Greek Mystery, #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 77,910. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blackmailed into spying for Lysander, head of the hated Secret Police, High Priestess Iliona discovers that the threat to her country doesn’t come from their archenemy, Athens. It comes from deep within Sparta itself. But as she investigates, the same thread keeps turning up. Of a one-eyed giant who lives in the hills. The legendary Cyclops. So who is this man who inspires such fear?
The Case of the Missing Cross
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,220. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Justin and Magnolia have been friends for years, but things are about to change. The mystery is just beginning...
Project Genesis: The Awakening
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 106,680. Language: American English. Published: October 11, 2015 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The reign of the handsome and charismatic minister, Dr. Jaxon King, comes to a scandalous end when the media learns that he has given money to a porn channel. Several months after losing everything, Jaxon is living on the streets. He soon decides to seek out answers about his true identity.
Worm in the Blossom
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: October 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the stifling summer of 1826, the death of a young man in Hyde Park uncovers a web of blackmail and corruption so far-reaching that even the redoubtable Constable Sam Plank is shocked. Susan Grossey’s third Sam Plank novel plunges the magistrates’ constable, his determined wife Martha and his protégé William Wilson into a dark and desperate world.
Children of Cain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,470. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Bronwen Llyr's heading for the Union lines when she discovers that thousands of Rebel troops are advancing. Robert E. Lee plans a surprise attack to cut off the Union army's supply line. McClellan might not know until disaster strikes. Bronwen must track down the General and warn him of impending doom. But every attempt she makes to find him is thwarted.
Brothers of Cain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,210. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1862, while troops prepare to capture Richmond, undercover agent Bronwen Llyr begins her own battle: to free her brother from prison. But as time escapes her, so does hope.
Sisters of Cain
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,770. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In Washington City in 1862, President Lincoln rallies the Union troops for the largest single campaign of the Civil War. And two sisters from Seneca Falls take their places among the players of history, sparked by the fires of conviction...
Blackwater Spirits
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 111,970. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Jacques Sundown, the half-Iroquois deputy, is accused of murder, and his trial points up the fear and prejudice felt for Native Americans in the mid-nineteenth century.
North Star Conspiracy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 119,310. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Glynis Tryon finds herself involved with helping slaves escape on the Underground Railroad. When she investigates the mysterious death of a freed slave, a terrible secret from the past is unearthed. She must travel to Richmond, Virginia, where an exciting court room trial reveals the root of the scandalous secret.
Through a Gold Eagle
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 125,350. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Seneca Falls, New York, the federal crime of counterfeiting adds up to a deadly account of deceit, injustice, and murder. Glynis returns home with Emma, her shy, seventeen-year-old niece. As the train journeys from Rochester to Seneca Falls, a passenger is stabbed right before their eyes. Before he dies, the victim hands Glynis a pouch containing a signet ring, a crumpled bank note,
Must The Maiden Die
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,740. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
As the Civil War begins in 1861, Glynis Tryon, Seneca Falls, New York, librarian and amateur sleuth, meets a woman seeking her lost daughter. Glynis' cousin Emma fears losing her independence in marriage, and a rich Seneca Falls merchant is brutally murdered. When the lost girl becomes the prime suspect in the merchant's murder, Glynis joins forces with her niece, treasury agent Bronwen
The Stalking Horse
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,850. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The acclaimed mysteries of Miriam Grace Monfredo have fascinated readers by bringing to life one of the most exciting eras of our nation's history, and the adventures of a small-town librarian named Glynis Tryon... It's the eve of the Civil War, and Glynis Tryon's niece, Bronwen, has joined Pinkerton's Detective Agency. While on her first assignment in the South, two agents are murdered.
Seneca Falls Inheritance
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,070. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
During the Women's Rights Convention of 1848, a body turns up in the canal -- and town librarian Glynis Tryon stands up to a killer.
Dulci's Legacy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,440. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Dulci is a quiet, sensitive girl entering high school in Nova Scotia when she starts to see visions around her hometown that no one else can. When the visions start to threaten the people she holds dear, Dulci must solve the mystery of why it's happening, and perhaps settle a dispute that has been going on for centuries...and do it alone, since none of the adults in her life believe her story.
Mail Order Bride: Montana Fire (Echo Canyon Brides: Book 5)
Series: Echo Canyon Brides. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,540. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2015 by Gold Crown. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Western
When famous bounty hunter, Thad McIntyre, and lonely widow, Jessie Alderman, meet, a fiery romance flares between them, but terrible events threaten their happiness. A mysterious stranger also arrives in Echo Canyon. Is he friend or foe?
The Silent Hour: A Mrs. Meade Mystery
Series: The Mrs. Meade Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,610. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Major Cambert is found shot dead by his own fireside, his grandson Jim is the prime suspect—a suspect without an alibi. But others may have had a motive as well: an obnoxious ex-soldier, a sullen ranch hand…and Jim’s fiancée. And none can account for their whereabouts at that hour. With no other evidence to go on, Mrs. Meade will have to apply all her wits to discover who is really guilty…