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Tides Inn - A British Pub Mystery Novelette
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
A baffling mystery. A unique British pub. Isolated on the end of a rocky peninsula. Cut off by high tide. Eight people trapped in the pub. One person murdered. Seven people with motives. Zero people with opportunity. Who did it? How did they do it? A charming, classical, old-fashioned "whodunit" that will delight Agatha Christie enthusiasts everywhere.
Hilda Hopkins, Murder, She Knit #1
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Price: Free! Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Nobody suspects little old ladies of doing bad things... like sedating their house guests and strangling them with a machine knitted garrotte! Hilda Hopkins hits the road and outwits the police and everyone chasing her, but no one can run forever, especially not at her age and in those stockings!
More From the Deed Box of John H. Watson MD
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Series: Deed Box of John H Watson, MD, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Hugh Ashton has been digging deeper in the deed box that originally belonged to Dr Watson, the friend and colleague of the celebrated detective Sherlock Holmes. He has unearthed three more tales referred to in the original books, but never before released to the public: Colonel Warburton's Madness; the Paradol Chamber; and the Giant Rat of Sumatra.
Sherlock Holmes and The Birchwood Affair
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,880. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A letter to the British Government from a blackmailer brings Holmes and Watson to the town of Truro in Cornwall. There they investigate a mysterious and often fatal illness which has befallen the townspeople as predicted by the blackmailer. By visiting the victims and their places of work a common thread appears. Holmes prevents further illness but now must find the culprit and bring him to task.
A Show of Hands - the first Winston Crisp mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,240. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“In the venerable Winston Crisp, Crossman has created an engaging, plausible sleuth who relies on brain rather than brawn.” New York Times best-selling author Tess Gerritsen / “David Crossman is a wizard!” Kennebec Sunday Journal / “…sheer wind-chased delight.” Courier Publications / “...fast-paced and full of enough twists and turns to engage the most avid reader." - Maine Sunday Telegram
The Charity Shop
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A humorous short story of crime and suspense, featuring Constable Penrose and Rhapsody Gershwin. Set in a fictional Yorkshire village. C 4,000 words. By the writer of the bestselling ghost story "Heather Farm".
Hilda Hopkins, The Day Of The Mobots #7
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 26,520. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Hilda Hopkins is back with a vengeance in this hilarious seventh adventure. From scaring her driving instructor half to death to going all the way with twisted security staff at a secret laboratory, our machine knitting undercover assassin is pitted against evil scientists and their killer creations. Of course she uses her wet skills as well as her knitting to help make her mission a success!
Sherlock Holmes and the Zombie Affair
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,270. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
NaNoWriMo 2010 book. Last updated 2010-11-21 23:20:13
In this 13,000 word novella Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson investigate ramifications ensuing to the Affair of the Dog which Did Not Bark. The litch of Straker is said to roam the district, and the Great Man's help is requested. Fear and superstition rule the locals,and mysterious events unfold.
Time Enough to Die
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,900. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Matilda Gray, an expert on Roman/Celtic antiquities, learns that the illegal trade in such treasures can be deadly. Gareth March, a Scotland Yard detective, learns he must work with Matilda to solve a murder. Together they learn that the excavation of a Roman fort might cause another one. They agree on one thing: The risk of death makes life and love all the sweeter.
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
(5.00 from 1 review)
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.
The Curious Case of the Broken Window
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Price: Free! Words: 5,160. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Contacted by an old acquittance of the female persuasion, in hopes that he might be able to shed light on the events surrounding her husband's death. The Count of Samerand quickly finds himself as the prime suspect in this grave affair. Can he prove his innocent or will he be hanged for a crime he didn't commit.
Control:Escape
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Series: The Grange. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,210. Language: British English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
More than ten years had passed since Steve Arkwright jumped the firewall and found himself staring at a bleak future. The men in suits knocked on his door gave him a choice and with only one answer. Sign here and you are ours. He had chosen the gilded cage instead of the prison cell, but every cage has bars and when the gilding wears off, the bars are still there. Now he wants out!
The Woolly Murders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(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.
Sherlock Holmes and The Star of Bithur
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,160. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson are retained by the Duke of Salcombe to investigate a dreadful family secret. The 'Star of Bithur', a great treasure with a bloody past threatens to dishonor a noble family. Holmes and Watson have to explore the history of the diamond and its links to the Indian Mutiny of 1857. However, others are in search of the gem and the key to its hiding place.
Sherlock Holmes - The Shadow of James Moriarty
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
An explosive event on Holmes's birthday begins the case that Dr John Watson records as 'The Shadow of James Moriarty'. Since Moriarty's death there has been no-one to challenge Holmes's formidable intellect...until now. It seems like the very shadow of Moriarty himself is to envelop Holmes and take him from us. Only his great intellect and a grand deception stands between him and certain death.
Smile for the Camera
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Series: The Mercedes Drew Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: British English. Published: February 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
A full length mystery for Mercedes Drew and Inspector Flowers. An Art theft from a country house, a rock festival, a missing girl, a photographer and a dead body in the Mercedes Drew Mysteries #4. When a young girl goes missing at the Wemrock music festival, Inspector Flowers has to drop everything to lead the search. Mercedes and her biker friends are not willing to stand idly by and do nothing.
Ding Dong Bell, The Kitten in the Well
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
A clean and cosy short story, featuring the popular Gershwin family in Knavesborough. This is your chance to revisit the 1990s and meet Rhapsody, Harmonia and Psalmonalla Gershwin, the spunky vicar's daughters and their curious kitten. It all begins quite innocently with a visit to an old cat woman, but no matter what the Gershwins stick their noses in, something sinister will happen.
Running Before The Midnight Bell
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: British English. Published: May 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
A man walks his dog at midnight: they never return home. The hunt for a killer begins. Detective Chief Inspector Anthony Nemo struggles with the case. For this is just the first murder. The community the killer targets are discreet, reluctant to reveal their secrets, fearful of publicity. They are easy victims and Detective Chief Inspector Anthony Nemo is next on the list.
Tales From the Deed Box of John H. Watson MD
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Series: Deed Box of John H Watson, MD, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Three previously unknown accounts in the case files of Sherlock Holmes, discovered and transcribed by Hugh Ashton: The Odessa Business, the Case of the Missing Matchbox and The Case of the Cormorant.
Hilda Hopkins, Saints And Sinners #6
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 25,760. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2011 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Even tucked away in a convent, knitting scarves for the Nuns to earn her keep, Hilda is but one mere coincidence away from death and drama! This time she is arrested, then abducted and then she absconds from the clutches of a murderous gang of bank robbers, all the time accompanied by her arch nemesis, PC Barbara Grey! Once again, Hilda keeps one step ahead of the pack!