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Hilda Hopkins, El Asesinato que Ella Tejió #1
By Vivienne Fagan
Price: Free! Words: 20,460. Language: Spanish. Published: July 18, 2012 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Hilda la buscan por asesinato, varios! La única pista que esta mujer ha dejado son los seis muñecos tejidos, cada uno una copia idéntica de los huéspedes desaparecidos…. Perdón, caballeros invitados. A Hida no le gusta que los llamen ‘huéspedes’. Hilda sabe que es más inteligente que la policía, más inteligente que sus caballeros invitados, y demasiado inteligente como para ser capturada… o no?
Hilda Hopkins, Mother Wouldn't Like It #8
By Vivienne Fagan
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 29,660. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
MINX Clarice Leverson is abducted & her colleague, the machine knitting serial killer and M.I.Nix assassin, Hilda Hopkins is close behind, dragging her boss Sir Ambrose with her across England to a deserted Scottish castle. The evil guardians within the ancient walls fall prey to our anti-heroine as she puts her signature knitted knitted garrote to work. We find out why, ‘Mother wouldn't like it!'
Pray and Die [A Jordan Lacey Mystery]
By Stella Whitelaw
Series: Jordan Lacey Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 74,980. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012 by Tirgearr Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Jordan Lacey, ex-policewoman, now advertising her services as a private investigator in the local paper and working out of a junk shop in the quiet part of town. Will there be enough crime in Latching to keep her in business? Errant husbands, runaway pets… it looks like there might be.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Barking Emporium
By Philip van Wulven
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 6. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 11,260. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The great detective uncovers a convoluted conspiracy to conceal the cause of two fires, one of which results in the death of an elderly couple. Dr Watson records the fine details which lead to the exposure of the villains.
Blue Murder
By Emma Jameson
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,810. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In London’s fashionable Chelsea, a Halloween bash goes terribly wrong. Handsome golden boy Trevor Parsons is dead. So is pasty computer nerd Clive French. Both died the same way – an axe to the skull. Given the social connections of all involved, New Scotland Yard sends Chief Superintendent Anthony Hetheridge to investigate. Return to the world of Ice Blue in Blue Murder, a new cozy mystery!
The I-Spy Murders
By David W Robinson
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,880. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2012 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It’s August and Gibraltar Hall hosts reality TV show I-Spy with Brenda as one of the contestants. Her Sanford 3rd Age Club friends arrive to welcome her back after a week’s stay in the house. Inside, feelings run strong between the Housies. Arguments become heated. Then one of them is found dead.
Down Fall
By Darren Britton
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,800. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Lewis Down's Friend is Murdered but there is no explanation why. Mike Jensen is called in to investigate where he stumbles upon a watch able to take him through time. Can he solve the murder? or Even prevent it?
Rock'n'Roll Murders
By Barbara Bothwell
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,290. Language: British English. Published: June 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
1958 Elvis was doing his Military Service and Long John Silver (Harry) and the Pirates were on a summer tour. There are two murders at the theatre as well as other incidents including the group's van being vandalised. The DI in charge of the investigation doesn't like Rock and Roll or young people. The Group help the DS and DC solve the crimes.
Secrets From the Deed Box of John H Watson, MD
By Hugh Ashton
Series: Deed Box of John H Watson, MD, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,350. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
The deed box of Dr Watson, presented to me some time ago by a friend who rescued it from the archives of a London bank, continues to produce treasures. The stories in this collection, which I have entitled Secrets from the Deed Box of John H Watson MD, all represent some aspect of Holmes and his adventures that has previously been undiscovered. Now includes The Bradfield Push.
Murder deLight (Gershwin & Penrose # 1)
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Please note that this book was first published under the title "The Cosy Knave". A humorous mystery set in Yorkshire. The vicious attacks begin when the prodigal son of Knavesborough returns to the sleepy village after forty years in Argentina. No wonder that spiteful Mrs Walnut-Whip is killed, but when the violence escalates, Constable Penrose needs help and calls in his fiancée Rhapsody.
Dead of a Counterplot
By Simon Nash
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,840. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2012 by Long Lane Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
When a student is found murdered at Mudge Hall, lecturer and literary critic Adam Ludlow pursues her killer around the seedy pubs, nightclubs, and boarding houses of early 1960s London. He meets small-time criminals, a communist cell, and a police inspector keen to show off his knowledge of English Literature. But to solve the mystery, Ludlow must discover the secret of an incriminating bracelet.
The Curious Case of the Broken Window
By Bryan Porter
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.
Gwinnel Gardens
By Ann Summerville
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 43,080. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It wasn’t unusual for retirees in Lowenna to succumb to death during the winter months in Lowenna, but while Gia and her friend, Holly worked on restoring the overgrown Gwinnel Gardens, they noticed there were an increasing number of services at the crematorium in the valley. Unless she found out quickly who was behind the sudden deaths, would someone close to Gia be the next victim?
Sherlock Holmes and the Fat of the Land
By Eric Cline
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,400. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
Sherlock Holmes takes on his biggest case yet . . . or at least his biggest client! A pastiche by Eric "Cruel" Cline, whose stories have appeared in Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine and other publications, both in print and on the web.
Secrets in Stones
By Anna Shone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,420. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A group of archaeologists, tourists and journalists gather in the Vallée des Prêtres in the Franco-Italian Alps. The renowned Sir Hilary Compton is there to authenticate Bronze Age rock drawings recently discovered by his young protégé, Oliver Hardcastle. Private investigator, Ulysses Donaghue, on a walking tour of the Alps, is called upon to investigate Hardcastle's untimely death.
Come Away Death
By Anna Shone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,040. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Hollywood director Thelonius Kapp has bought and restored the medieval abbey of St Pierre la Croix in the south of France. He is there with his young wife, the globally acclaimed pop singer, Salome to inaugurate a three day retreat. Three deaths on the first day test the deductive powers of Irish detective Ulysses F Donaghue who is attending the retreat with lifelong friend Dr Clothilde Blanche.
A Necessary Dealing
By Roy Lewis
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 56,140. Language: English. Published: April 21, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An Eric Ward novel
Hilda Hopkins, The Day Of The Mobots #7
By Vivienne Fagan
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!
The Kill Call
By Stephen Booth
Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 123,590. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A crime thriller from the award-winning Cooper & Fry series, set in England's Peak District. When hounds from the local foxhunt find a dead body on the moors, Derbyshire detectives Diane Fry and Ben Cooper become entangled in the world of hunt saboteurs and horse theft. For Cooper, the story of the 'plague village' of Eyam connects to a disturbing reality from the much more recent past.
Lost River
By Stephen Booth
Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 10. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,100. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A bestseller from the award-winning Cooper & Fry series. A holiday weekend in England's Peak District is ruined by the tragic drowning of an eight-year-old girl. While Derbyshire detective DC Ben Cooper becomes involved in the lives of the dead girl's family, DS Diane Fry is travelling back to her roots in the city of Birmingham. And she realises there's only one man whose help she needs...