Books tagged: detective historical

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The Naked Lady of Whispering Gulch
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,320. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Whispering Gulch wasn’t much of a town. Didn’t even have a boot hill like Tombstone. On a dusty day, near the end of the 19th Century, a Pinkerton man arrives in Whispering Gulch on a wandering daughter case.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Hampshire Expedition
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,100. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
All four stories relating the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson in the County of Hampshire, in one volume.
Shalaby and Fecklace Spend the Night in an Unnatural Manor
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Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Shalaby W. Shalaby regards it as his civic duty to investigate the grave incident of the counterfeited ladies' hats. His companion, Byron Fecklace, inventor of the Gatling sword, does not consider the matter nearly so pressing. With the help of a dime novel and a dumb waiter, let us hope they can vanquish the diabolical spectre that awaits them in the UNNATURAL MANOR.
The Disappearance of Douglas White: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 2)
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Series: The Sally Nimitz Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Detective David White needs Sally's help to find his missing brother. Has Douglas White disappeared deliberately? Or is skullduggery afoot? Her friends—and fellow amateur sleuths—George Thomas and Anne Carey, are only too happy to join in the investigation, and soon they find themselves far from home in a very precarious situation.    
Crime In Its Time
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Deceit is universal and murder has no permanent home. Both Al Capone and a medieval relic thief could understand them. So could lawyers, teenagers, union members, contract killers, and Home Economics teachers. With rich historical detail, these seven tales range from England in the middle ages to Wisconsin in the present-day.
The Illusion of Desire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,920. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Nicholas Ainsley has just accepted employment as an inquiry agent when he is drawn into a complex murder investigation. Lord Taunton is killed just a few weeks before he plans to marry a young debutante. Some claim Taunton's mistress murdered him in a jealous rage, but Nicholas believes seeds sown in older tragedy may have grown strong enough to destroy Taunton.
From the Ashes
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,180. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Atticus Riot is an ex-gambler turned detective, but after twenty years of roaming the Barbary Coast, he’s about to toss the game for good. After his partner Ravenwood is savagely murdered, he wants nothing more than to rid himself of his dead partner’s legacy and retire. But man plans and God laughs: the young wife of a prosperous businessman is abducted. A mystery set in 1900 San Francisco.
Сокровища Набатеи - Treasures of Nabatea (Russian Edition)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 130,740. Language: Russian. Published: June 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Исторический детектив о древней тайне, разгаданной нашими современниками
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.