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Death in Distribution
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Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 11. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,420. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2014 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
They do like to be beside the seaside. With The Lazy Luncheonette under threat of redevelopment, Joe, Sheila and Brenda take time off for the STAC Easter outing to Blackpool, fun capital of the North of England. But after a scrape with a drunken lorry driver on the motorway, Joe finds himself embroiled in a double murder at a parcel distribution depot where everything is done by the book.
Model Murder
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Series: South Downs Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 72,120. Language: British English. Published: March 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The body of a famous model is found lying on the road near her home. Was it an accident? If not then who killed her and why? The more time passes the longer the list of suspects. She was a wealthy woman married to an accountant and, as with newsworthy people, there are plenty of rumours.
The Red House
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 45,250. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
When Colin Mallory sees a sketch of a young actress he once knew on display in the local market, memories of their past together are brought back sharply to the surface. Alarmed by her distressed appearance, Colin is propelled on a search that draws him into the nightmare world of ‘the group’ and the sinister influence that threatens to control him too.
The Yellow Room
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Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 50,420. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2014 by Amolibros. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Jessica Tate finds an old country house guide in a box after her grandmother’s funeral she is drawn into a mystery that has remained unsolved for over half a century and is set to change her life forever. Intrigued by the house and the family that lived there, she is propelled into a world of disappearances and deceptions, eventually unlocking the secret of the Yellow Room itself.
The Tragic Death of Sherlock Holmes, Episode Eight
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Series: The Baker Street Adventures, Book 9. Price: $0.99 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.
Ridgeway Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,130. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2014 by Cyberworld Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Murder was certainly not what anyone expected to happen after the closing of the most successful Ridgeway Arts and Cultural Centre art show ever. Ex big-city art gallery manager, Marion Shea, a recent arrival in Ridgeway, put a great deal of effort and time into making the show a success. But neither she nor the committee, made up largely of elderly members ofthe old Ridgeway families, get time to
Dance Floor Drowning
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 98,260. Language: British English. Published: March 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three brutal murders, ten years apart. What connects them? Why is a senior police officer determined to hide the truth? Nostalgic, humorous, and truly intriguing, this whodunit is set in the early fifties in Sheffield England. The sequel to Tuppenny Hat Detective, it's another outing for amateur sleuths, Billy Perks and his pals.
Sherlock Holmes and The Lymington Affair
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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.
Who Kidnapped Billy Bumble?
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Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
There’s trouble brewing in the cozy little town of Tinton when hopeless petty thief Billy Bumble is arrested. But it soon becomes clear that things aren't quite as they first appear! Unlikey hero Alfie Bowman seems to be the only one who really believes Billy Bumble has been kidnapped, but can he discover where Billy's being held, and if he does find him, can he launch a rescue bid?
An Unnecessary Murder
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Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,680. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When a woman is murdered, DI 'Nasty' Nash is convinced the finger of suspicion points firmly at Alfie Bowman, but DS Dave Slater is not so sure. He knows Nash would love to see Alfie put away for a very long time. But would he really go so far as to frame him? In this latest novella of this series, Alfie and Slater team up to discover who's really responsible for this unnecessary murder.
Missing Without Trace
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Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,520. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Thirty years ago a little boy went missing, and still his mother doesn't know what happened to him. Police investigations at the time achieved nothing, but perhaps someone made sure of that. In this the second of the Alfie Bowman Novella Series reluctant hero Alfie tries to solve a 30 year old mystery and finds that even today there are some people who would rather he didn't find the truth...
An Unlikely Hero
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Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 29,100. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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Alfie Bowman is no hero, but when he sees a beautiful young woman in trouble he can't ignore it. Waking up in hospital later, he wonders if maybe it wasn't such a good idea! But when he learns the beating and the young woman are unconnected he wants to know who's behind his beating and why? And then there's the beautiful young woman. She needs help. It's a tough job, but someone's got to do it!
Sherlock Holmes & Mark Twain: The Adventure of the Whyos
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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
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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
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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
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Series: The Baker Street Adventures, Book 8. Price: $0.99 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.
Scarlet
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Series: Sherlock Holmes and Martha Hudson Gaslamp Mystery, Episode 4. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 17,520. Language: American English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
A chance encounter in a curio shop with a man searching for his lost fiancée draws Sherlock Holmes into his strangest case to date. Almost one hundred people have gone missing from the streets of Highgate and mysterious “scavengers” are terrorizing the streets at night. When Holmes himself becomes the chief suspect in the kidnappings he is forced to uncover the terrifying truth.
The Illusion of Desire
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,920. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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Nicholas Ainsley has just accepted employment as an inquiry agent when he is drawn into a complex murder investigation. Lord Taunton is killed just a few weeks before he plans to marry a young debutante. Some claim Taunton's mistress murdered him in a jealous rage, but Nicholas believes seeds sown in older tragedy may have grown strong enough to destroy Taunton.
Baker Street Adventures, Episode Three -- A Strange Thing on a Strange Day
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Series: The Baker Street Adventures, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,310. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Only the great Professor Moriarity and his trusted sidekick, Doctor Watson can solve this strange case that has the whole of England baffled.
A Tasteful Crime
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Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 7. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,810. Language: British English. Published: February 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is the seventh book in the Pitkirtly series of cosy mysteries, set in a fictitious small town on the coast of Fife. A baking competition comes to Pitkirtly, followed closely by murder and its aftermath.