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Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British

The Abduction of Sir John Sheridan
Price: Free! Words: 15,170. Language: British English. Published: November 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
London 1880 the story of abduction by UFO. A conspiracy thriller, it can be argued, is the purest kind of series . The premise of such books is a web of connected events, so that form and content collide to an unusual degree. find it cumbersome but for a different reason. I would rather focus on the action and get on with the plot. And this book is full or ramblings, doodlings and random musings.
Back Track 3
Price: Free! Words: 62,820. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A mix of WWII concentration camps, a dedicated son, poison, murder, identical twins, blind revenge and a bunch of vigilantes manipulated by a hopeful individual make excellent reading of these exciting exploits. H.A Dawson's mysteries can stare you in the face and take you by surprise without notice.
The Adventures of Gold & Sharpe
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,640. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Follow the daring exploits of Inspector Victor Sharpe and MI5 agent Sarah Gold as they team up to get German double-agent Adler and solve fascinating crimes across London.
Back Track 1
Price: Free! Words: 21,000. Language: British English. Published: September 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A mystery? Murders? Who knows the full story? Laying out the bare facts is imperative before our heroines become victims. After a sequence of distressing events these strong willed women decide to take new directions. Women trapped by circumstances set in motion decades ago. They need some professional expertise to escape their assailants. Meet Morrison - Adams a pair of skilled investigators.
Taylor on Loan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Taylor on Loan is told alternately by three protagonists—a British police officer, a Dutch investigator, and a forger’s girlfriend. Each struggles to stay alive as police and criminals hunt them across Europe, finally colliding in a shoot-out on the docks of Dover. It’s murder on everyone.
The Unexpected Suspect
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,120. Language: British English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is the 16th book in the Pitkirtly Mystery series. A stolen wheelbarrow gets Stewie into trouble through no fault of his own. Meanwhile, someone takes most of the computers from the Cultural Centre in broad daylight, but this doesn't stop Jemima from running another Family History day. If there's any connection between these apparently random events, Amaryllis is determined to find it.
Relative Bonds
Series: McNamara Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,820. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2018 by Scarlet Leaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
McNamara’s on the hunt again. An apparent suicide leads the detective to a terrorist plot. What will he do when his lady’s life is on the line?
A Murder State of Mind
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 162,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2018 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A three book mystery trilogy featuring Texas private investigator Kelly McWinter - Deadly Secrets, Deadly Betrayal and Deadly Consequences
Mirosuri Și Umbre
Series: Seria McNamara, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,150. Language: Romanian. Published: June 13, 2018 by Scarlet Leaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Un ucigaș improbabil. Un detectiv încăpățânat. Dovezi înșelătoare. Nimic nu este ce pare a fi. O victimă decapitată duce la desoperirea unei povești sordide. Încă o nouă crimă și te pierzi în noianul de dovezi. O poveste de dragoste timidă condimentează întunecimea crimelor. Dacă îți place un roman polițist traditional, atunci aceasta este o carte pentru tine.
Sherlock Holmes and The Devil's Claw
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,710. Language: British English. Published: June 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Holmes receives a mystery package from Pentonville prison where a brilliant naval engineer is being held for his own safety. Before Holmes can act, the man is murdered. A hidden message in the package is decoded by Holmes but is stolen from Baker Street. However, the location of the engineer's work is secured by a cryptic clue. Holmes and Watson must solve a riddle to save his work for the nation.
Hope, Hound of the Baskervilles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,360. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi
Hope, Private Detective and Dr. John Hamish Watson are called into action on a case half way across the world - Memphis. The Baskervilles Science and Research Center has been marked for excavation, but when scientists and military officers alike enter the building, their souls are lost and bodies frozen.
To Hide To Seek (Alicia Friend Book 5)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 32,850. Language: British English. Published: June 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Freshly promoted to detective inspector, Alicia Friend is yet to unleash her quirky personality on a murder case. That is, until a high school teacher is murdered in an English countryside mansion. In a room locked from the inside. To Hide To Seek is a novella about a third the length of a regular Alicia Friend investigation, with Alicia returning to full length duties shortly after.
Bloody Bananas
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,340. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When supermarket employee Nelson Grant is found bludgeoned to death next to a half empty crate of bananas, the case seems a complete mystery. For Nelson Grant was well liked by his colleagues, so who could possibly want him dead? But then Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd and her team discover that the crate contained more than just bananas and the case suddenly acquires a whole new dimension.
The Ice Maiden
Price: Free! Words: 25,370. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
FREE crime thriller mystery series! Before leaving Peterborough for the newly formed Mid-Anglia HQ in Huntingdon, Detective Inspector Jack Gilbert is given a strange case concerning young girls who disappear only to be discovered two months later, murdered and frozen like a block of ice.
By Which We Are Judged
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,150. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Three missing people. One man connects them, and he can't explain why it's him. Detective Inspector Lucas Cornelius is having a bad day. His latest trial has collapsed, his home life is a mess and now he's stuck taking a routine missing persons report from an eccentric old woman, who seems to know an awful lot about him. But things are about to get worse, a lot worse.
The Secret Adversary (Annotated) - Vocabulary Stretcher UK-English Edition by Lazlo Ferran
Series: Classics Adapted by a Qualified Teacher. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,610. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This UK English edition is a vocabulary stretcher for students of English as a Second or Foreign Language (ESL, ESOL, EFL, TOEFL, IELTS CEFR). A girl on the sinking liner Lusitania is given a secret packet to save by a mysterious stranger. Pursued by criminals and the British government, she goes missing, leaving two amateur detectives to find her.
Dorothy L. Sayers - Series Reading Order - with Summaries & Checklist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
DOROTHY L. SAYERS BOOKS CHECKLIST AND SUMMARIES LORD PETER WIMSEY, PLAYS, AND STANDALONE NOVELS READING LIST WITH SUMMARIES AND CHECKLIST Updated 2017 DOROTHY L. SAYERS Fan? Get the most pleasure out of your reading. Don’t miss a single DOROTHY L. SAYERS book and read them all in the best order. Don’t waste your money on a book list that’s out of date or one that doesn’t include story summaries
The Adventure of the Trepoff Murder: An Untold Adventure of Mr. Sherlock Holmes
Series: The Deed Box. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 19,500. Language: British English. Published: March 11, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
An untold adventure of Sherlock Holmes taking him to Odessa to investigate a death in London.
Huntian
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,280. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A hidden file with five seemingly unconnected cases. Unexpected twists. A murdered detective and dirty cops. Kidnapping, murder, violence, illegal activities, all protected by law enforcement agents. The Hunters have become the Hunted.
Wading Into Murder: Book Two of the Laura Morland Mystery Series
Series: Laura Morland Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 90,580. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The irrepressible Laura Morland, Professor of Gender Studies, is back again! In WADING INTO MURDER, Laura is forced to wade across a rat-infested pool to rescue an abandoned baby in the famous Roman Baths of England. Attempts on her life and near-escapes come thick and fast after that as does an inexplicable murder. Only a totally unexpected accusation at the very end reveals the merciless killer.

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