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Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British

Literature Help: The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-Time
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The story reveals that when Christopher is overloaded with new information, he is not able to take immediate and rational decisions. He finds it difficult to visit other places because he has spent most of his childhood at home with his father, who happens to have told him that his mother died of a heart attack.
The Lily Branch
Series: DI Elizabeth Jewell, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,250. Language: British English. Published: August 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(3.00 from 1 review)
A murder in the fashion business. Set in Cheltenham and the Cotswolds.
Come Again, My Love (Burns! Mystery 7)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,740. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A cop and a scholar find an unlikely bridge into another century—the age of Robert Burns—where they meet the man who was the inspiration for Dr. Jekyll and Mr. Hyde, waiting for the gallows in 1788. Follow two lovers through an old wynd spanning more than two centuries as they struggle to reconcile the convenient lies of history and the truth about their own conflicted relationship.
Family Values: In Vivo Veritas
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,630. Language: English. Published: December 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Brian Rocha is a charismatic politician with nasty habits. How did he end up in the Old Schoolhouse in the 150-year-old California gold rush town of Manzanita? Police Captain Moffat and Sergeant De la Peña find clues in food and drink, cosmetics, the zeroes and ones of computer hard drives and one very tidy recycling bin. They unearth a shocking conspiracy. Does it answer the question about Brian?
Happy Deathday To You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 33,410. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(5.00 from 1 review)
This 2nd novel in the Mike Malone series finds him once again in a fight against time. The mysterious delivery of birthday cakes to farmyards seems to be just an innocent prank until the death of a farm favourite turns this game into something much more sinister. However, when the killer turns his attention to women, Mike Malone realises that he is under pressure to solve the riddle of the rhyme.
Kissing The Devil
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 31,610. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In this fourth mystery, Mike Malone has to solve a very odd crime. Who exactly is the White Devil and why is he paying night-time visits to the wives of the local farmers? Mike puts it all down to high spirits but once blood is spilt in the farmyard,he realise that maybe the White Devil is trying to throw them off his real goal. Meanwhile, the ghosts from Mike’s past are getting closer.
Don't Feed the Rat! (A Jacob Hicks Murder Mystery)
Price: Free! Words: 78,550. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2017 by FTK Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Jacob Hicks, resident weird professor, is the suspect in a murder case, he reluctantly sets out to prove his innocence. With Emily, on probation for biting a policeman, he delves into the gossip and lies of the local allotment society, where gardening tools can be deadly weapons. Meanwhile, Paddy the Rat is plagued by teenage rat Cecil, while his childhood bogeyman has come alive.
The Four Seasons Quest
Series: Adventurous Quests, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,480. Language: British English. Published: October 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Is Aunt Caroline’s murder just an isolated incident or could it be part of a much larger web of crime and intrigue? The case spawns secrets of its own which threaten to separate Flora and Oliver almost as soon as they get engaged. A sequel to 'The Lion and Unicorn Quest'.
In and Out
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,330. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A murder mystery set in a London pub, and investigated by Detective Inspector Don Packham and Detective Constable Frank Mitchell.
The Mortsafe
Series: Jean Fairbairn/Alasdair Cameron Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,330. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A new short novel in the Fairbairn/Cameron series. A mortsafe is an iron cage locked over a grave to deter body snatchers. Why is one lying next to a pair of decayed bodies in one of Edinburgh’s infamous underground vaults? Newlyweds Jean Fairbairn and Alasdair Cameron are called out on the cold case, in the coldest part of the year.
Sherlock Holmes and The Cagliari Affair
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,200. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A request by the Italian ambassador sends Holmes and Watson plunging into the dark world of anarchists in Victorian London. The King of Italy, known for taking risks when traveling incognito in London becomes their target. Holmes also takes a grave risk to protect the King in Greenwich whilst the ambassador's Venetian Masked Ball gives the anarchists a further opportunity to achieve their goal.
Come Away Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 85,020. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Hollywood director Thelonius Kapp has bought and restored the medieval abbey of St Pierre la Croix in the south of France. He is there with his young wife, the globally acclaimed pop singer, Salome to inaugurate a three day retreat. Three deaths on the first day test the deductive powers of Irish detective Ulysses F Donaghue who is attending the retreat with lifelong friend Dr Clothilde Blanche.
Strawberries and Sheep
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 34,430. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
With DI Mike Malone's wedding only two weeks away, the last thing he needs are a series of unexplained murders. However, when two women also disappear, then Mike finds that not only is his wedding at risk, but his own happiness. This is the ninth in the Mike Malone mystery series where quirky plots and humour go hand in hand.
Death in a Cold Spring
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: British English. Published: May 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is the ninth novel in the Pitkirtly Mystery series. It’s a cold spring in Pitkirtly. Amaryllis’s campaign to be elected to the local Council is approaching a conclusion, and the local minister has set up the Face of Pitkirtly art exhibition to show off the creativity of the young people of the area. At least one of these activities is doomed to failure.
The Secret Portrait
Series: Jean Fairbairn/Alasdair Cameron Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 109,060. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.00 from 1 review)
Jean Fairbairn has a coin from Bonnie Prince Charlie's hoard and a story for her magazine. Until the story comes to murder. Up close and personal with Chief Inspector Alasdair Cameron, whose forebears led Charlie's rising, and Rick MacLyon, a dot.com millionaire and expert on Charlie's life, Jean is likely to end her story trapped by a murderer, and the MacLyon mansion's newest ghost.
Through a Glass Darkly (P&R10)
Series: Parish & Richards, Book 10. Price: $5.60 USD. Words: 86,230. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Parish & Richards are sent to Cyprus to discover if a British Army officer being held by the Cypriot police is responsible for murdering a local woman and the disappearance of three other women, or whether he is being made a scapegoat by the anti-British elements of the Cypriot government.
Whispered Truth
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,040. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In 1911, England hovers on the cusp of change. A new king waits to be crowned. Women and the poor are fighting for their rights. Political turmoil rages throughout Europe. And a promising young artist lies dead in the heart of London.
Ctrl-Alt-Delete
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,150. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The novel for the Facebook generation. An ambitious tour de force that should put Wales well and truly on the international crime thriller map and could do for Wales what Stieg Larsson did for Sweden.
The Woolly Murders
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
(5.00 from 1 review)
Detective Inspector Mike Malone finds that he must keep all his wits about him when a very odd crime wave hits the litte Lincolnshire town that he has recently moved to for a bit of peace and quiet. With his trusty DS by his side, he wades through wool and blood to find the mastermind behind these dreadful acts. This is the first of a series of tongue-in-cheek crime mysteries.
Murder At Melcham Hall
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 120,540. Language: British English. Published: September 7, 2013 by Mirador Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
When two murders occur in the sleepy village of Shepton Mallet, it seems like a straight forward case for Inspector Wesley. However, things become more complex when someone living at Melcham Hall isn't who she claims to be. Wesley calls upon his friend, private investigator David O'Hara for assistance who uncovers a history of fraud and corruption dating back centuries.