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The Death Downstairs
Series: Cassie Pengear Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,520. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Cassie Pengear’s landlady asks her to check the references of the new tenant, she expects it to be a simple matter of confirming what was provided. She did not expect it to lead to a dead body in the flat below, a series of thefts in the building, and mysterious events at a bank she’s done typing for. If Cassie wants to feel safe in her flat again, she’ll have to solve the death downstairs.
The Poisoned Vol-au-vent
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,970. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2017 by Noël Cades. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Who poisoned the canapés at the cocktail party? Suburban society was backstabbing enough… now it’s deadly. After a mysterious stranger arrives in Ashwold, a new bride is found dead. Marjorie is determined to solve the mystery before the killer strikes again. But will she become the next target? The Poisoned Vol-au-Vent is a classic murder mystery set in 1970s England.
Death Without Pity
Price: Free! Words: 52,100. Language: English. Published: August 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A body is discovered at the side of a rural road, a victim of a hit-and-run at violent speed, a young man without a name or identification. No car can be found and no driver. The case is destined to be closed without result; though Inspector Graham Rase cannot accept this. He, with only the cautious support of his Sergeant, is determined to resolve the case and name the boy.
The Imaginist (Collection)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,080. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A man with a supernatural power to make his thoughts into reality teams up with a talking mouse to solve three mysteries within Victorian England. Join them as they dive deeply into some of the darkest regions of the imagination!
Coming Home to Murder
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,170. Language: British English. Published: July 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Liz Morgan leaves the police force in London to return to Millwater and soon finds herself embroiled in a murder case where not all is as it seems. Between the attractive policeman assigned to the case and the attention of an unwelcome visitor who might just be an illusion, Liz must hurry to uncover the truth and save the day.
A Study in Scarlet - Regendered
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 45,180. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sir Arthur Conan Doyle’s classic novel has been rewritten with all the characters regendered. Now read the story with the world’s most famous detective as a woman! Before she became famous as the world’s greatest detective, Sherlock Holmes had to first meet her friend and companion, Dr Joan Watson. Together they attempt to unravel the mystery of a dead woman found with a mysterious word scrawled
Spider Silk
Series: Keeper of Pleas, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Coroner Sévère has it all: a beautiful young wife, money, influence…and secrets. Not only is a disease slowly crippling him, but his wife, Olivia, is a former prostitute who once served the Chief Magistrate himself — a man with cruel appetites.
A Taste of Inspector Pirat
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
Here is a quartet of detective short stories featuring Inspector Pirat, but rewritten and “Anglicised” for publication in English.
Windsor Place
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,960. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Edinburgh's underworld freezes when three people are found murdered in 66 Windsor Place. Investigative Journalist Harry Cram is the prime suspect. Police Scotland and Cram run concurrent investigations. Who will be the first to solve the henious crime. They will also have to deal with Edinburgh's most sadistic criminal who runs his organised drug ring from within Edinburgh's prison walls.
Sherlock Holmes and The Fallen Photographer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,240. Language: British English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
After being attacked, an eminent forensic photographer seeks Holmes’ help. This leads to murder and Holmes is joined in finding the killer by a young Frenchman, Edmond Locard. It is the photographer’s own work which provides clues leading to the dark world of espionage that Mycroft Holmes inhabits. Deduction, disguise and deception lead to a final encounter where Watson faces almost certain death.
Parlour Game
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,770. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Edgar Asheford-Browne is found dead in his home, with a hole in his head and a bloody fire poker next to his body, the cause of death seems obvious. He was bludgeoned to death. But as Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd begins to unravel the case, it seems less clear. For Helen has to deal not only with contradictory evidence, but also with a room full of suspects who are accusing each other.
Unpredictable Events
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,370. Language: British English. Published: May 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Christopher finds that going away on holiday is a lot more trouble than it's worth, while a wedding in the Cultural Centre isn't without its problems. Amaryllis tries to keep a low profile as she teases out secrets from the tangled threads of everyday life, and Christopher's sister Caroline allows obsession to lead her into danger. A Pitkirtly Mystery.
Murder and Tainted Tea
Series: Mrs Miller Mysteries. Price: $2.99 $1.99 USD. (33% off!) Words: 45,960. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Katherine heads to Santa Fe, New Mexico along with a Maine Coon Cat kitten to spend New Year’s Eve with Lars. Her guilty feelings over the organist’s death have her needing an escape. When she reaches Santa Fe, she discovers Lars is missing. She seeks and finds him and steps into another mystery.
Hope: Complete First Set
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,850. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Someone has taken to falsifying records, destroying careers, and killing innocent citizens to bring people with similar names and backgrounds as those of the Old World Sherlock Holmes stories together. Forced into this twisted game, Hope and Watson have no choice but to make sure this classic's rewrite doesn't end in their own demise.
Kitchen Witch
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,650. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When self-styled witch Eudora Pembroke is found dead in her house after ingesting a poisonous plant, everybody suspects a tragic accident. After all, Eudora was elderly and might have mistaken the poisonous plant for a benign herb. But Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd is sceptical. Would a skilled herbalist like Eudora Pembroke make such a beginner's mistake? And who had a motive to poison her?
Don't Feed the Rat! (A Jacob Hicks Murder Mystery)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,440. Language: British English. Published: May 1, 2017 by FTK Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Jacob Hicks, resident weird professor, is the suspect in a murder case, he reluctantly sets out to prove his innocence. With Emily, on probation for biting a policeman, he delves into the gossip and lies of the local allotment society, where gardening tools can be deadly weapons. Meanwhile, Paddy the Rat is plagued by teenage rat Cecil, while his childhood bogeyman has come alive.
The Lock
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 66,080. Language: British English. Published: April 23, 2017 by Noël Cades. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"You have to help me. She’s going to kill my father." Perry reluctantly gets embroiled in a murder investigation when a young girl begs him for help. But Rose is not the only one seeking his legendary lockpicking skills. Shadowy characters from his past have a bargain for him: will he accept their terms for Rose’s sake?
The Elizabeth West Mysteries
Price: Free! Words: 13,720. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Murder most foul comes to the cosy country lanes of a green and pleasant England. Poison darts, death cap mushrooms, footprints and DNA evidence all come together for some in depth detection work and with the help of forensic guru Antonette, Constable Elizabeth West is able to bring a diverse collection of murdering villains to account. Expect the unexpected.
Sherlock Holmes- The Dreaming Man
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 76,650. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017 by Gryphonwood Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Horror » Crime
A fall is coming, a fall that has haunted Holmes' dreams, and now must be faced again, in the place where past and present become one, and two old foes meet for a final battle.
The Bluebell Informant
Price: Free! Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
How do you catch a killer who is already dead? When DS Evelyn Giles is called to a murder scene, it seems like an open-and-shut case. But when the prime suspect reveals a horrifying secret, Giles' past comes back to haunt her. Her greatest nemesis - the Bluebell Killer - is still out there. And very much alive...

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