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The Haunting of Melmerby Manor
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 102,650. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A haunted manor house and an angry, violent spirit. It’s all in a night’s work for paranormal investigator, Lady Concepta Rand-Epping and her friends, Pete Brennan and Kevin Keeley. But when the nerve-jangling events at Melmerby Manor turn up 25,000 pirate video discs, matters become even more complicated.
My Mother, the Spy
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 6,250. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Susan's mother tells her that she was once a spy for MI6 during the cold war and that she believes her life is now in danger, as she has recognized a man lurking around in the village. Susan finds this hard to believe, but after she realizes just how scared her mother really is, she decides to do whatever it takes to keep her mother safe.
Love Lies Bleeding #8 in the Rafferty & Llewellyn British Cozy Mystery Series
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Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,850. Language: British English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A most unlikely murderer, DI Joe Rafferty thinks when the slender and bloodied Felicity Raine stumbles into the police station and confesses to killing her husband. Felicity's entire demeanor proclaims her innocence. As does Felicity herself once she's consulted a solicitor. Rafferty sets out to discover who else in the Raine family stands to gain from Raymond's death. The answer surprises him.
Blood on the Bones #9 Rafferty & Llewellyn British Cozy Mystery Novel
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Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,760. Language: British English. Published: June 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
'Nuns!' Gladly-lapsed Catholic DI Joe Rafferty, faced with leading a murder investigation at the local enclosed and secure RC Convent, where a body had been discovered in a shallow grave, was horrified that religion was about to re-enter his life. Distracted not only by the religious aspect, but also by the blackmail letter he had received that morning, Rafferty wasn't at his investigative best.
The Mystery of Loch Duny
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Series: Mick Malone Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,870. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Mick Malone just wants to spend a traditional highlands Christmas with his family and friends in Scotland, but there is a murderer on the loose and Mick and Jock must work quickly to save the village from more killings. At the center of it all is Loch Duny, a beautiful highlands lake that will finally give up its secret. The third book in the Mick Malone Mystery Series.
With Regret
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,450. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
What is the connection between a fake Van Gogh, a stately home in Scotland and World War II? It’s up to art historian Charlotte James to try and find out. And in the course of unravelling the crimes of the past, she must also deal with the villains of the present.
Life, Interrupted by Death
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,000. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Just when Superintendent Veronica Reason is about to arrest the killer of the pretty young prostitute, she is stopped. The forensic evidence clears the suspect. Her second attempt is much more convincing; they finally have the killer and the evidence sewn up. He will be found guilty, without a doubt. The problem is, he didn't do it. Reason must chase down the real killer before the case can rest.
Mercedes Drew the collection
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Series: The Mercedes Drew Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 127,890. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
Volumes one to three of the Mercedes Drew Mysteries. Nine short stories about Mercedes Drew, her 1969 Triumph Bonneville T120 motorbike and her boyfriend Detective Inspector Desmond Flowers, collected into a single volume. Also includes a preview of volume four, 'Smile for the Camera', a full length Mercedes Drew mystery. A country house robbery, a rock festival, a missing girl and a photographer.
Death Dance
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,290. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Adrienne Staveley had a husband, a stepson, and several lovers. And while other men liked her TOO much, her own menfolk had reasons not to like her very much at all. And as for her female in-laws... DI Joe Rafferty and his partner, Dafyd Llewellyn, had to sort through Adrienne's tangled love life to find just who had left her strangled on her kitchen floor.
Sherlock Holmes and The Severed Finger
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,040. Language: British English. Published: May 24, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Holmes and Watson's evening is disturbed by a gruesome find by cabbie Henry Wiggins. A cryptic note and a freshly severed finger triggers a desperate search for the owner. Mycroft is summoned when the involvement of Julia Moriarty is discovered. Holmes has a tense encounter with Moriarty and must balance an arms shipment to a potential enemy against a man's life. Has Moriarty defeated Holmes?
Boys From The Backfields
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 81,650. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014 by Opening Chapter. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Who killed Betty Fish? In 1963 Mick Matthews, a 13 year old boy is growing up on a council estate in Wales. With his small gang of friends he witnesses the murder of a middle-aged widow in one of the posh houses across the road. Fifty years later, the murder is still unsolved and the shadows it casts over their lives are as dark as ever.
Witch Bay
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Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 66,850. Language: British English. Published: May 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A cozy mystery set in Wales. In a coastal village in Wales, someone is committing the perfect crime: people are disappearing without a trace. An elderly woman is the most recent disappearance. A day later, police find her body washed up on the beach. Senior officers record it as death by misadventure, but Constable Gwyn Thomas is certain her death and the other disappearances are connected
The Baker Street Adventures Episode Ten: The King of Vampires
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,670. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Count Dracula joins forces with the Baker Street Adventurers, Sherlock Holmes, Doctor Watson and Professor Langston, the Invisible Man to solve the mysterious death of LaStrosse and his wife, both fouly murdered.
Shattered (Donna Harp Series Book 1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 108,820. Language: British English. Published: May 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
After the grisly discovery of a mutilated body, the small community of Greenville is held in the terrifying grip of a serial killer. Author Jason Denton immediately falls under suspicion, and while Sergeant Underwood is determined to prove his guilt, no matter what how he has to do it, the relatives of those being killed aren't so keen to wait for justice.
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.
Murder In The First (O'Malley Mysteries #1)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,850. Language: British English. Published: May 5, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A murder mystery with more twists and turns than Hampton Court Maze A young girl, murdered in the grounds of a private sanatorium catering to those with emotional and addiction problems. For newly promoted Detective Inspector Patrick Augustine O'Malley it is the worst possible case to be placed in charge of.
The Haunting of Highdown Hall
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,870. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Psychic Surveys: Book 1 The Haunting of Highdown Hall 'Good morning, Psychic Surveys. How can I help?' The latest in a long line of psychically-gifted females, Ruby Davis can see through the veil that separates this world and the next, helping grounded souls to move towards the light - or 'home' as Ruby calls it. Not just a job for Ruby, it's a crusade and one she wants to bring to the High Street
Green Acres
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,750. Language: British English. Published: April 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Knavesborough revisited. A cosy and charming short story in the Rhapsody Gershwin series, set in Knavesborough, a fictional Yorkshire village. First published in the anthology "The Red Shoes". C 4500 words.
Deadly Thyme
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,000. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2014 by Rebecca Nolen. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In a sleepy coastal village in Cornwall, England, a girl disappears. Many of the villagers are keeping secrets. One secret is deadly.
Murder in the Dog Days
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Series: Maggie Ryan, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 80,470. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2014 by The Mystery Company. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Reporter Olivia Kerr and her husband Jerry invite Olivia's colleague Dale Colby and his family to the beach. Accompanying them is a pregnant Maggie Ryan, Jerry's sister, and her family. When the beach-goers return, they find Dale’s body in a pool of blood inside his locked office. Vietnam veteran turned police officer Holly Schreiner leads the investigation, battling Maggie—and demons of her own.