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The Cruellest Month
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 56,040. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Sheila Malory's godson finds Ms. Richmond, a librarian in Oxford’s New Bodleian library, crushed under collapsed bookshelves, Mrs. Malory probes the victim’s past in search of answers. Could Gwen, who had many enemies, have been murdered for blackmail? Holt's civilized and tantalizing mystery explores both modern Oxford and rural wartime England. Book 2 in Holt’s Mrs. Malory series.
The Shortest Journey
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 3. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 52,910. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mrs. Malory returns to investigate a rich widow's disappearance after her daughter pressures her mother to sign over a large inheritance. There are many surprises as the dauntless sleuth delves beneath the peaceful surface of village life. Book 3 of Holt's Mrs. Malory mysteries.
Mrs. Malory and the Festival Murder
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Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 4. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 51,990. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2010 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
Mrs. Malory visits the Taviscombe Festival, which has been appropriated by Adrian Palgrave, a writer of little renown. Palgrave, literary executor for Lawrence Meredith, a leading literary figure of the 20s and 30s, is found beaten to death, and suspects abound. Two other deaths and an attempt to destroy Meredith’s papers lead Sheila to search for long-held secrets that bred fatal consequences.
One More Unfortunate
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,540. Language: English. Published: February 6, 2011 by infinity plus. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It's the mid-1990s and Nick Redpath has some issues to resolve. Like why he is relentlessly drawn back to a circle of old friends and enemies - and an old love - in his seaside birthplace, the Essex town of Bathside. And why he won't let himself fall in love again. But first he must prove that he didn't murder his old flame, Geraldine Wyse...
British Movie Entertainments on VHS and DVD
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 99,400. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Entertainment » Television
British DVD suppliers have now released around 700 classic films. This book details some of Britain’s best. Over 400 movies in all are described in either minute detail or in summary form. And the quality (or lack of same) in the DVD transfer is fearlessly indicated. The author's emphasis is on movies made before 1970, especially those featuring popular stars as Stewart Granger, James Mason.
A Rose Before Dying
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,350. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In the early years of the 19th century, an elusive killer stalks the streets, warning intended victims by a gift of a simple rose. When Charles Vance's uncle is accused, he's determinded to prove him innocent and catch the killer, no matter the cost.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Case of Lady Chatterley's Voodoo Dolls
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 11,020. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate a theft, and discover a conspiracy that threatens the British Empire and the person of Her Majesty Queen Victoria.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Free Trade Consortium.
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
in this 12,000 word novelette Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate a gang of smugglers. They face danger and deplorable conditions in pursuit of those who flout the law and Her Majesty's Revenue Department.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Lascar's Fate.
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In this 14,000 word novelette Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson pursue the criminal mastermind, Ravendra, to great heights, and an aerial battle brings the adventure to a climax.
You're Next
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 27,190. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by All-Seeing Books. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
A 5 short story collection on death and deception. Hostile clocks, sleep paralysis, a convict on her wedding night, and more. Here are 5 short stories you will never forget.