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Almost Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,300. Language: Canadian English. Published: December 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Most readers hear about a crime from a news source, paper or broadcast, presented through the eyes or a reporter who may have personal prejudices, This story is presented through the eyes of some one attending, like the jury, hears the actual admissible facts. Judge for your self what crimes were commited. The author attemps to present them in the order they would be presented in court.
Murder at the Murder Mystery Weekend
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Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,940. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2012 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Happy New Year! The bells ring out over the city of Lincoln, and at the Twin Spire Hotel, the Sanford 3rd Age Club celebrate with their customary enthusiasm. It’s the kind of party Joe enjoys; a Murder Mystery Weekend. A drama designed to tax his powers of observation and deduction.
The Stratford Conspiracy
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,430. Language: British English. Published: November 11, 2012 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.00 from 1 review)
The intrepid Amelia Watson is back! This time the “Second Mrs. Watson” tracks the clues pertaining to the murder of a Shakespearean scholar, and finds herself in the deadly sights of a ruthless killer determined to remove anyone standing in the way of the revelation of William Shakespeare’s true identity.
Carruthers' Demise
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 61,310. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Renowned writer Chelsey Carruthers' last book has fallen flat. Her literary agent husband, Martin, takes her away for a break, But things do not go according to plan ...
Kidnapping Cameron
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 51,450. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
NaNoWriMo 2012 book. Last updated 2012-11-29 14:02:32
Goal reached!
The Prime Minister of Great Britain is spending the day in the North West of England, opening a series of local community projects and centres for unemployed people. He is determined to show that his government is doing everything it can to help his subjects cope with the problems of the economic recession. He never expected to be taken hostage, and can't even understand why - what is the problem?
The Art of Murder
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Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Inventor Theo Duval appeared to be having the perfect life. A locked room with the only key in the decedent’s pocket, a book on hypnotism, and one very rich and very dead inventor, present Inspector Gilles Maintenon of the Surete with a problem. Why would a young, healthy, successful man, one with a beautiful fiance, and a thriving company ever want to kill himself?
A Murder For Christmas
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Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,720. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2012 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Christmas and the Sanford Third Age Club are living it up at the Regency Hotel. But on a snowy Christmas morning, there’s murder afoot, and it’s up to Joe, Sheila and Brenda to find the killer. For the Yorkshire sleuths, it’s a taxing mystery, marinated in a yuletide party atmosphere.
Loose Lips: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
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Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Lady Marmalade's second mystery. It's just after the end of the Second World War and Lady Marmalade is looking forward to a nice relaxing holiday in Hightown. The war has been terribly stressful on everyone and Lady Marmalade's good friends, Harry and Genevieve Appleback have invited her over for some much needed R n' R and Irish Sea air.
Secret Garden Festival
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,500. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
It's mayhem and murder in Salford UK, summer of 2012. We were expecting flowers, trees and gentle breezes, but instead we had bombs, kidnapping, people smuggling and gangsters. Worse, Liv has found out her father is dying from a fatal disease. Can her friend Melia help, find her ex-husband, the daughter she never knew about, and protect her from the University? Amelia Hartliss is struggling.
One Last Breath
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Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 147,210. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The caverns beneath England's Peak District are a major tourist attraction - but this summer a convicted killer is mingling with visitors, bent on revenge. Derbyshire detectives Diane Fry and Ben Cooper are trying to anticipate the fugitive's next move. But the case is about to become much more personal for Cooper. The 5th novel in the award-winning Cooper and Fry series, a bestseller in the UK.
The Masked Adversary
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 116,030. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Nothing is quite as it seems in Victorian London. When two strangely horrific bodies are found, the Metrolpolitan Police Commissioner finds he must bend some rules to solve the crimes. Enter ex-detective George Williamson and ally Noah Dyson in a case that is unprecedented in gruesomeness and terror. In a city of a million faces, all men wear masks.
Frozen in Crime
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Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,820. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Frozen in Crime is the fifth novel in the Pitkirtly mystery series. As Christmas approaches, deep snow cloaks the little town of Pitkirtly, an armed robbery takes place and Jemima’s husband Dave disappears. But that's just the start of it!
Purpose
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,430. Language: British English. Published: October 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sylvia pops out for some last minute shopping for her dinner party, little knowing her life is about to change forever. Frances waits by the phone for her mother's call. A tragedy which claims one life throws two others improbably together. Was this simply a tragic accident or a malicious act of violence? Who suffers most? The Killer? The Victim? Or the one left behind?
Sherlock Holmes and The Mutilated Cattle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 11,360. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes the world's most famous detective, is called upon to investigate the mystery of mutilated cattle. some found in trees. A cattle watchman's strange death is explained, and as a result of Holmes's brilliant investigation the cattle mutilations come to an end, just as he predicted. Written in the authentic Victorian style of Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, you will enjoy this book.
Sherlock Holmes and The Alien Abduction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: American English. Published: September 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson solve the mystery of a man who dies shortly after being abducted by aliens, and save a great lady's reputation. Due to an unexplainable fact, and a disturbing associated possibility, publication was delayed until now. Written in Sir Arthur Conan Doyle's style, Sherlock Holmes's powers of observation and logical deduction are brilliantly displayed.
Diana, a Lady in Waiting
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This book is about the way the British Royal Family treated Princess Diana and events leading up to her mysterious death in a car crash in 1997. Was it an accident or was it planned? The book also includes other scandals which have affected the Royal Family in the twentieth century.
The Woolly Murders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,390. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Detective Inspector Mike Malone finds that he must keep all his wits about him when a very odd crime wave hits the litte Lincolnshire town that he has recently moved to for a bit of peace and quiet. With his trusty DS by his side, he wades through wool and blood to find the mastermind behind these dreadful acts. This is the first of a series of tongue-in-cheek crime mysteries.
A Halloween Homicide
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Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2012 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It's the end of October and the Sanford Third Age Club are on one of their outings with an overnight stay in the haunted Palmer Hotel. As the witching hour approaches, things begin to happen. A valuable necklace goes missing and a guest is found dead. A host of suspects. A range of motives. It's a complex and maddening puzzle for Joe and his chums in this, the third in the STAC Mysteries series.
Poisoned Heart: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
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Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,820. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Lady Marmalade's first mystery. Visiting some friends, Lordy and Lady Apleby turns out to be a dangerous affair. For the kitchen maid at least, who ends up dead. How did she die and who would want to kill her is up to Lady Marmalade and Inspector Devlin Pearce to determine. Making their work even harder are the five suspects who all had reason to kill her.
Penny Dreadful - (The Penny Wanawake Mysteries)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,660. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Penny Wanawake — big, black and sexy — exploded onto the detection scene in Penny Black. This is her second adventure. When Max Maunciple, a novelist feared for his vitriolic pen, dies from an apparent surfeit of gin, only Penny suspects that his death may not be from natural causes. Aided by a handsome American policeman holidaying in England, she sets out to discover the truth.