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Ding Dong Bell, The Kitten in the Well
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(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.
Deadly Thyme
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,790. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Rebecca Nolen. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
In a sleepy coastal village in Cornwall, England, a girl disappears. Many of the villagers are keeping secrets. One secret is deadly.
The Norfolk Probationer
Price: Free! Words: 9,090. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Norfolk Probationer is a short story, a sampler about a Welsh Detective Sergeant, Catrin Sayer of the ‘Met’, and her role in solving art-related crimes. A robbery in which several paintings are taken from an old hall in Norfolk, a National Trust property, results in two elderly visitors being injured. But all is not quite what it seems.
The Scottish Colourist
Series: The Catrin Sayer Novels, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,510. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Detective Constable Catrin Sayer is nearing the end of her first year working in the Art Crime Unit of New Scotland Yard. A call to Scotland following a suspicious death of a retired clergyman is tied to a rumour of fraud or theft associated with the Kelvingrove Museum. Catrin finds her enquires lead her into bigger issues; the drug world politics of southern Scotland … and into danger.
The Christmas Puzzle
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 8. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,370. Language: British English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
This is the eighth novel in the Pitkirtly Mystery series, set in an imaginary small town on the Fife coast in Scotland. A Christmas market is interrupted by a murder nearby, and the usual suspects are drawn into the investigation whether they like it or not.
Last Step
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,010. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014 by Gwyneth Williams. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
How does Sara, a nice professional woman who loves to entertain and cook gourmet meals come to be involved in murder in one country only to have it follow her back to another country? “… my husband … sergeant, sits in the armchair with his eyes closed and his head lolling. I never assume he's been stabbed. I assume he's having a snooze before supper.”
The Astonishing Tales of Sherlock Holmes: The Shrieking Pits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
What appears a frivolous excursion into myth hunting takes on a different tone when Watson discovers encrypted notes from the Diogenes Club to Holmes. The World’s Greatest Detective is not hunting fairies, but on the trail of Viking silver and a daring heist.
The Falmouth Model
Series: The Catrin Sayer Novels, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,080. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Falmouth Model Detective Sergeant Catrin Sayer is asked to help with a cybercrime issue, to trace the ‘hacker’ who prepared a bizarre image of a student at Falmouth University in Cornwall and placed it on her Facebook page. As a second image of the young woman is hacked into the website of the Tate Gallery, Sayer is drawn further into the strange case.
A Sandal from East Anglia - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Archeological excavations at the ruined Abbey of St. Edmund unearth a sealed canister. In it is a document that could change the course of the British Empire and all of Christendom. Some evil young men are prepared to steal and murder to keep its contents from ever becoming known. A beautiful young nun, who bests Sherlock Holmes, is determined to use it to help the women of the world.
The Sign of the Third - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fifteen hundred years ago the courageous Princess Hemamali smuggled the sacred tooth of the Buddha into Ceylon. Since that time it has never left the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, where it has been guarded and worshiped by the faithful. Now, for the first time, it is being brought to London to be part of a magnificent exhibit at the British Museum. But what if something were to happen to it?
The Adventure of the Blue Belt Buckle - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young street urchin discovers a beautiful belt buckle under a bush in Hyde Park. He brings it to Sherlock Holmes. It leads to the murder of an American Indian artist and then the Crown Jewels themselves are at risk. Once again Sherlock Holmes must match wits with Professor Moriarty to prevent a monstrous crime from taking place.
The Adventure of the Spectred Bat - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,210. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two young women, both pregnant, are attacked by vampires. Or are they? One dies. The other desperately seeks the help of Sherlock Holmes. The world's favorite detective must travel from London to Surrey and then to the beautiful but deadly Lake District. Inspired by the original story, "The Adventure of the Speckled Band" this new adventure leaves the mind wondering and the heart racing.
A Case of Identlty Theft - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 34,260. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Was it Jack the Ripper who left the beheaded corpses of a young couple, whose only passion was the game of rugby, in an alley in the East End? Or was it Moriarty? Together with Dr. Watson and with a little help from Mycroft Holmes, our wonderful sleuth must put an end to a string of murders, recover half a million pounds in stolen securities, and rescue another young couple from certain death.
Studying Scarlet - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,950. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
An unauthorized parody in which the world's most famous detective the world's most famous heroine from The South. Starlet O'Halloran has come to London looking for her wayward husband, Brett Cutler. She seeks help from Sherlock Holmes. He refuses the case until he learns that three men have already been murdered who were connected to Starlet and Brett and that the life of the King is at risk.
The Adventure of the Engineer's Mom - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,340. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
A secret project for the British Admiralty is being carried out deep within the laboratories of Cambridge University. First the mother of one of the students working on it is kidnapped. Another student is murdered. Sherlock Holmes and Dr. Watson have to rescue the engineer's mom and apprehend the murderer. Fans of Sherlock Holmes will love this new mystery, inspired by The Engineer's Thumb.
The Carnforth Double
Series: The Catrin Sayer Novels, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,450. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(5.00 from 1 review)
Two years after a major art heist in London, a prisoner in Rome says that he is prepared to talk about a sentencing deal there, in exchange for details of the London robbery. Detective Sergeant Catrin Sayer’s subsequent proposal to close the case is unusual, to say the least… to focus on an obscure third painting that was stolen, a portrait of a farmer’s wife, Mrs. Rosalind Heaton of Carnforth.
Seaweed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,340. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2016 by Whimsical Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Somewhere on the Kent coast is a community of nuns whose Mother Superior is obsessed by her paintings, but as her career as an artist improves to unanticipated successes so she slowly succumbs to cancer, creating a power vacuum in the order. Then other nuns start to die in expected but plausible, horrific farming accidents. Detective Inspector Vail is bewildered, then begins to "Think MURDER".
The Dressing Table Murder
Series: Bethancourt & Gibbons Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 13,620. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Bethancourt & Gibbons mystery short story. Bethancourt & Gibbons mysteries are a series of traditional British cozies in a modern setting. Phillip Bethancourt is a wealthy man-about town and amateur sleuth. His best friend is Detective Sergeant Jack Gibbons, a rising star at Scotland Yard. Together they can suss out even the most complex cases.
Rope Enough - The Romney and Marsh Files #1
Price: Free! Words: 76,900. Language: British English. Published: December 5, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.83 from 12 reviews)
Newly promoted Detective Sergeant Joy Marsh is shipped out to Dover on the Kent coast to work under Detective Inspector Romney, a copper with a reputation as a cantankerous man but good at his job. On her first night as his sergeant, a brutal crime in the town starts a chain of events that will test the mettle, the resolve and the detective in both of them.
Tales From the Deed Box of John H. Watson MD
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. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
(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.