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Ding Dong Bell, The Kitten in the Well
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: British English. Published: April 6, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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.
The Tragic Death of Sherlock Holmes.
By John Pirillo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,910. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Death is not always what it seems, nor whom it seems to be in this story. A complex adventure that tests the very souls of all involved, Professor Moriarity and his friends must solve a mystery that goes back over decades and involves the gruesome deaths of countless victims.
Sherlock Holmes and The Lymington Affair
By Dick Gillman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,610. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Watson's interest in sailing prompts Holmes to instruct him in its finer points. However, Holmes falls desperately ill and poisoning on a grand scale is suspected. As Holmes recovers, Watson visits his aunt and exposes the true extent of the horror. Holmes's deductions and a reminder of Watson's embarassing exposure in the 'The Bishop's Tiepin' case leads Holmes to propose an unexpected solution.
Sherlock Holmes & Mark Twain: The Adventure of the Whyos
By Bill Peschel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Reeling from financial disaster after the failure of his publishing house, Mark Twain’s flight to Europe is interrupted by a friend who is negotiating to marry off his daughter to an English lord. She is resisting and has fallen ill. Could Twain talk her into agreeing? There is also a little matter of blackmail, and for that, Twain reluctantly calls on Sherlock Holmes to help find the answers.
El Dirigible
By Joseph Remesar
Price: Free! Words: 5,090. Language: Spanish. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Enormes dirigibles, ordenadores mecánicos, autogiros, armas de rayos, automatones, Joseph M Remesar nos presenta una historia alternativa en un mundo dominado por complejas máquinas de vapor. Una novela steampunk que combina el género policiaco con la más clásica tradición de la Ciencia-Ficción de H.G. Wells y Julio Verne.
Sherlock Holmes and The Highgate Magician
By Dick Gillman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,910. Language: British English. Published: March 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The disappearance on stage of a magician's assistant draws Holmes and Watson into the world of international intrigue. A German pianist, a diplomat working as an aide to the Kaiser is enraged by Holmes's activities. This chance meeting inadvertently saves Holmes from certain death. Only Holmes's unique skills and swift action can halt a very public assassination and avert war in Europe
Baker Street Adventures, Episode Seven -- The Case of the Howling Wind
By John Pirillo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,360. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In Episode Seven of the Baker Street Adventures Professor Moriarity and his companions are sent by the Queen Mary of Scots to investigate the death of one of the greatest criminal masterminds of all time...Sherlock Holmes.
Baker Street Adventures Episode One -- Hyde
By John Pirillo
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,450. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Strange forces are gathering in London and a team of the best and the bravest are determined to stop the rise of its evil. Sherlock Holmes, Doctor Watson, Harry Houdini, Professor Challenger and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle embark to solve a mystery that has ramifications for their world and another, and could mean death on both if the evil and mysterious Hyde has his way.
The Red Shoes
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Warning: high level of toxic humour and loose limbs (including tongues in cheeks)! Four irreverent crime stories, created with generous assistance from my blog readers (who are apparently even weirder than me). The Red Shoes, A Study in Black, The Blue Vase, Green Acres
An Unreasonable Doubt
By Jonathan L. Howard
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There’s nothing the police like more than an open and shut case. Unfortunately, the Cresswill case was anything but. It started as a suicide, but then it was a murder pretending to be a suicide. Then it appeared that it was a suicide masquerading as a murder pretending to be a suicide. Perhaps to find the truth, the police need help that is every bit as unhinged as the case…
Sherlock Holmes - The Shadow of James Moriarty
By Dick Gillman
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.
The Case of the Ghostly Accident
By Ted Stetson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
As a favor to Doctor Watson, Sherlock Holmes investigates a strange occurrence with a partner of Ebenezer Scrooge.
The Case of the West London Wives
By Oliver St. Gaudy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The second in the series of previously unpublished cases of Sherlock Holmes, related by John H. Watson, MD. The only known manuscripts in this collection are rough drafts without provenance in the library of Oliver St Gaudy, who has revised and otherwise prepared them for publication. Whether they are authentic is for the reader to decide.
The Case of Lithuania's Lost Lion
By Oliver St. Gaudy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Previously unpublished cases of Sherlock Holmes, related by Doctor John H.Watson. The only known manuscripts of the stories in this collection are rough modern papers without provenance, in the collection of Oliver St Gaudy, by whom they have been revised and otherwise prepared for publication. Whether they seem authentic or not is for the reader to decide.
Sherlock Holmes and The Zhou Bell
By Dick Gillman
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,010. Language: British English. Published: October 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Holmes and Watson are invited to the preview of an exhibition of Chinese antiquities at the Victoria and Albert museum. The star exhibit is the Zhou bell, a priceless artifact on loan from the Chinese emperor himself.Trouble looms as the bell is stolen and Holmes and Watson become involved in Imperial intrigue as they try to retrieve it.
A Quick Guide to "Thrones, Dominations"
By Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 23 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 151. Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 2,110. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Thrones, Dominations” by D. L. Sayers is a mystery novel. It is also one of the series of the novel which present detective Lord Peter Wimsey as the central figure.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Affair of the Captive Mothers
By Philip van Wulven
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A dangerous spider leads Sherlock Holmes and Dr.Watson to investigate the circumstances of certain English people held captive at home and in foreign parts. Some were held by Borneo pirates, and lost to their families until the great detective is able to reunite them. Dr. Watson finds he is personally greatly affected by this investigation.
A Quick Guide to "Gaudy Night"
By Students' Academy
Series: A Quick Guide, Book 21 · Study Gudes: English Literature, Book 149. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2013 by Raja Sharma. Category: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides
“Gaudy Night” by Dorothy L. Sayers was first published in 1935. It is a mystery novel. It is the tenth book in the author’s popular series about aristocratic detective Lord Peter Wimsey.
Sherlock Holmes in The Forward Observer
By Georgina Lee
Series: Sherlock Holmes in..., Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson find Base Gagetown's only Photo Tech dead in a tray of developer. The search for his killer takes the pair into a past - one that includes the victim's father, a museum and the truth about Holmes' own history.
Tides Inn - A British Pub Mystery Novelette
By Bill Wilke
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.