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Shattered Dreams
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 80,710. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Tilly is alone, destitute, and faced with life in the poor house. What she finds there puts her very life in danger. Harry can’t forget the impoverished waif who turns up on his doorstep expecting a job. Unfortunately, she disappears before he can uncover the truth. Can he persuade her that a future can be theirs, or will he be forever haunted by the one woman who can never be his?
Iced Tea For Professor Arnustace - A Professor Arnustace steampunk mystery
Series: Professor Arnustace. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,150. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
England, the Year of our Lord 1917... After a strange new species is discovered on the English coast, the eccentric Professor Arnustace and indefatigable Doctor Anna Ross are stumped before the mystery even begins. But when a dinner invitation arrives via a miniature airship with a mongoose captain, little do they know the surprises in store for them on Ipsun Isle, the nation in the sky.
Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
When the Tide Turned
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
August 1976. Romney Marsh. A long hot summer. On the surface, all is well with Hazel Dawkins' life. The young lawyer, is happily absorbed in her baby daughter. However, no sooner has she agreed to return to work than she finds herself trapped in a web of crime and corruption: a web that draws upon dark forces from the past which return to destroy her and all she holds dear
The Android Who Knew Too Much
Series: The Android Who.... Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the year 2035 Artificial Intelligence (AI) androids have finally arrived. Detective Eddie Fowler struggles to hunt down a stolen cargo container of state-of-the-art android parts. Publicist Cari Dunham is at first intrigued then alarmed by the abilities of her neighbor's new android. Together, they unravel a plot that presents humanity with a menacing new breed of crime.
Defending the Dead
Series: Relatively Dead Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Book 3 in the Relatively Dead Mystery series, from New York Times bestselling author Sheila Connolly!
The Crown of Grass - Act I. (A Serial Novel)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,170. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Lucius Marcius Falx, the wealthy black sheep of his family, finds himself embroiled in murder and politics in the decaying city of Rome.
The Hat (The Kate Brady Series Book 1)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 51,470. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2015 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Prohibition, a Jewish bootlegger and his naive young bride, a handsome bookkeeper and a ruthless hit man all come to life in this award-winning tale of romance and suspense.
Las Lugosi's Dracula: The Cradle of Evil
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 155,680. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Dracula Never Dies.
Man Eater (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #3)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 94,770. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
On the eve of the Roman festivities, the last thing you’d expect Claudia Seferius to be doing is heading out of the city. Unfortunately, even hedonistic young widows have to put business before pleasure when their vineyards are threatened with arson. Taking a shortcut through the Umbrian countryside, she is forced off the road, and Claudia finds herself being framed for murder…
Virgin Territory (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #2)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,340. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It just wasn’t fair. When you marry a man for his money, you expect him to leave you a shining pile of gold pieces. Not a crummy old wine business. How was the new young widow Claudia going to pay off her gambling debts now? So when Eugenius Collatinus asks Claudia to chaperone his granddaughter to Sicily she jumps at the chance to escape Rome. And then a woman’s brutalized body is discovered...
I, Claudia (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,200. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Claudia Seferius has successfully flattered her way into marriage with a wealthy Roman wine merchant. But when her secret gambling debts spiral, she hits on another resourceful way to make money - offering her “personal services” to high-ranking Roman Citizens. Unfortunately her clients are now turning up dead - the victims of a sadistic serial killer.
My Father the God
Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth?
One Little, Two Little, Three Little Indians
Price: $3.89 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On the banks of the mighty Ottawa River, a young woman is brutally dismembered and tossed into the fast-flowing water. The only clue that the police have is the woman's Aboriginal background. Inspector Joe Donnelly is in a race against time to catch a killer who kills with more and more daring. As he puts the violent clues together, he comes to grips with the darkest chapter in Canadian history.
Of War and Women
Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On the eve of the Battle of Britain a farewell party is held for the 93rd Squadron at Wharton Manor, and though World War II will subsequently intervene, events of that night will echo down through history, changing the lives of those present forever. Unfairly maligned, one woman will persevere, but for all her accomplishments, will Felicité succeed?
The Adventure of the Blue Belt Buckle - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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A young street urchin discovers a beautiful belt buckle under a bush in Hyde Park. He brings it to Sherlock Holmes. It leads to the murder of an American Indian artist and then the Crown Jewels themselves are at risk. Once again Sherlock Holmes must match wits with Professor Moriarty to prevent a monstrous crime from taking place.
The Man Who was Twisted but Hip - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It is 1897 and France is torn apart by The Dreyfus Affair. Westminster needs help from Sherlock Holmes to make sure that the evil tide of anti-Semitism that has engulfed France will not spread. A young officer in the Foreign Office suddenly resigns from his post and enters the theater. His wife calls for help from Sherlock Holmes. He and his troop are off to Paris to help the Dreyfusards.
The Sign of the Third - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Fifteen hundred years ago the courageous Princess Hemamali smuggled the sacred tooth of the Buddha into Ceylon. Since that time it has never left the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, where it has been guarded and worshiped by the faithful. Now, for the first time, it is being brought to London to be part of a magnificent exhibit at the British Museum. But what if something were to happen to it?
A Sandal from East Anglia - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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Archeological excavations at the ruined Abbey of St. Edmund unearth a sealed canister. In it is a document that could change the course of the British Empire and all of Christendom. Some evil young men are prepared to steal and murder to keep its contents from ever becoming known. A beautiful young nun, who bests Sherlock Holmes, is determined to use it to help the women of the world.
Minotaur's Labyrinth - A Tale of Revolution
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A tale of the political maturation of an important 20th century gamechanger, beginning with Napoleon's impact on his revolutionary origins to his death as an artist victim of a state heist.