Books tagged: british detective

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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Price: Free! Words: 106,440. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s collection of stories featuring the world’s greatest consulting detective has now been re-written, with all the characters regendered. Now follow Miss Sherlock Holmes as she uses her unparalleled powers of deduction to solve her most challenging mysteries.
Ebb Tide - Book 1 of the Danger Tides series
Pre-release—available December 20, 2016. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
When a close friend shows up on her doorstep one night shivering, soaking wet and clearly in shock, librarian Jo Morgan offers her and her young son shelter. But when her friend’s husband is found murdered the next day, Jo finds herself harbouring a fugitive–a dangerous game for a woman with something to hide, particularly when she finds herself falling for the investigating detective.
Strike a Match 2: Counterfeit Conspiracy
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 86,740. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In 2019, the AIs went to war. Millions died before a nuclear holocaust brought an end to their reign of terror. Billions more succumbed to radiation poisoning, disease, and the chaotic violence of that apocalypse. Some survived. They rebuilt. Twenty years later, crime is on the rise. Detectives Mitchell and Deering must unmask the conspiracy threatening to destroy their fragile democracy.
Death's Privilege
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Two suicides. One deadly connection.  When Sarah Gladstone, an enthusiastic detective-in-training, attends what appears to be a routine suicide, she begins to uncover a disturbing pattern of sinister connections and unlikely suspects.
Strike a Match 1: Serious Crimes
Price: Free! Words: 76,920. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The AIs nearly destroyed the planet. Billions died. The survivors rebuilt. Twenty years later, crime is on the rise, and power is once again a prize worth murdering for. Police Cadet Ruth Deering, newly assigned to the Serious Crimes Unit, is called to investigate a murder. Soon, she uncovers a counterfeiting ring, and a conspiracy that threatens to destroy their fragile democracy.
The Book of L:ife
Series: Inspector Winwood Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,170. Language: British English. Published: October 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Chief Inspector Steve Winwood is called out to the Football Club when one of the directors is found in the supporters bar with his head almost severed from his body. The other directors at the Board meeting saw or heard nothing of an intruder. To solve the case Winwood has to dig deep into the history of its founder and the very strange rules by which the Club is run.
No Hiding Place
Series: DI Sally Parker thriller series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,170. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2015 by Jeamel Publishing Limited. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A family ripped apart by secrets. The discovery of Gemma Whiting's bludgeoned body within spitting distance of her family home, opens a new case for DI Sally Parker, one that quickly embroils her in Gemma's feud with male family members. The more Sally digs, the longer her suspect list grows.
Winter's Edge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 110,450. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Growing up in an asylum like Creedmore should have broken Ena's spirit. The search for the mother who abandoned her leads to the Shawangunk Mountains in New York. Hired to collate archaeological documents at the local college, she is drawn in to helping local detective Galen Hill find a serial killer, and finds instead a way to let go of the past.
Death at Timberly
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,050. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's summer 1930 and Lucy Belling and Maude Grimsworth head to Timberly for a house party. But thunderstorms trap the ill-assorted guests inside, tempers flare, and the host turns up dead. Now Lucy and Maude must help the handsome Detective Inspector solve the crime – before he pins it on their friends! This classic country house mystery will appeal to fans of Downton Abbey and Agatha Christie.
Ballrooms and Blackmail
Series: The Lady Emily Capers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Priscilla Tate, celebrated debutante of 1815 London, is about to wring a proposal out of the Season’s most eligible duke when a blackmail note arrives, threatening to expose her secret. If she cannot uncover the mastermind, will Nathan Kent, the duke’s handsome personal secretary, no, no, the duke, forgive her for her past? This sweet Regency romance and mystery is Book 3 in the Lady Emily Capers.