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The Red Shoes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,570. Language: British English. Published: February 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Warning: high level of toxic humour and loose limbs (including tongues in cheeks)! Four irreverent crime stories, created with generous assistance from my blog readers (who are apparently even weirder than me). The Red Shoes, A Study in Black, The Blue Vase, Green Acres
The Case of the Blue Ice, A Sherlock Holmes Story
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 30,900. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes is asked by a concerned granddaughter of a man who attempted suicide, for help. The man was once a client of Holmes years eariler that involved a stolen diamond known as the 'Blue Ice'. It was never found, nor the thief exposed. Now anyone who had the slightest connection to it, winds up dead! Can Holmes and Watson solve this case before another tragedy strikes?
An Unreasonable Doubt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,160. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
There’s nothing the police like more than an open and shut case. Unfortunately, the Cresswill case was anything but. It started as a suicide, but then it was a murder pretending to be a suicide. Then it appeared that it was a suicide masquerading as a murder pretending to be a suicide. Perhaps to find the truth, the police need help that is every bit as unhinged as the case…
Not Exactly Dead
Series: MI5 1/2, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 127,630. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Richard Hugh, aka Triple-O Five of MI5 1/2, is happily making life miserable for bad guys and cultivating a reputation as a lady's man. But then the Americans send over Emma Chapman to keep an eye on him, in hopes of catching a spy killer they think is on his tail.
Sherlock Holmes - The Shadow of James Moriarty
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,960. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
An explosive event on Holmes's birthday begins the case that Dr John Watson records as 'The Shadow of James Moriarty'. Since Moriarty's death there has been no-one to challenge Holmes's formidable intellect...until now. It seems like the very shadow of Moriarty himself is to envelop Holmes and take him from us. Only his great intellect and a grand deception stands between him and certain death.
The Private Detective
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,120. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2014 by Bretwalda Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Stanley Canton is engaged by a local politician to discover the identity of a blackmailer, he encounters a world of gangsters and influential citizens. Hidden secrets and blocked-out memories provide Canton with a network of deception and grudges that he must penetrate – and fast – if he is to discover who the blackmailer is and save a reputation and a career.
The Case of the Ghostly Accident
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,120. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(3.00 from 1 review)
As a favor to Doctor Watson, Sherlock Holmes investigates a strange occurrence with a partner of Ebenezer Scrooge.
Hilda Hopkins, Revelations #9
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,780. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2013 by StreetWise Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Britain's leading machine knitting serial killer, Hilda Hopkins is back! Even while on leave, our anti-hero manages to wade knee deep in dead bodies while making some exquisite arts and crafts! In this, the final Hilda Hopkins' adventure, we tie up some loose ends as various characters tie the knot while others find themselves tied to the past!
Quaife's last Theorem
Price: Free! Words: 120,920. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
Quaife's last Theorem is a tale of murder, mystery and mathematics. It features beer drinking, songs, laughter. tears, Earth-shattering revelations, shootings, blood and a little bit of gore ... and the occasional bit of mathematics.
The Case of the Wayward Fae ~ A Chronicle of Mister Marmee
Series: The Chronicles of Mister Marmee, Volume 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 132,040. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Adventure » Action
As the bodies pile up in the quiet countryside, Sir Happy finds himself a fugitive - unjustly accused of an unspeakable crime. It is up to Mister Marmee to clear his name amidst the faerie mischief. The only direction Mister Marmee receives from his friend is to "follow the faeries." Mister Marmee must use his wits to solve the mystery of the wayward fae before Sir Happy becomes the next victim.
Christmas Crackers
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 10. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,250. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Merry Murders! It's Yuletide again and faced with a demanding writer, Joe, Sheila and Brenda must deliver tales of murder and mayhem. Who slaughtered Santa? Who committed a felony on a ferry, topped a teller and killed a copper? Did Lee really go gunning for a gumshoe? In the background there is the Novel of the Year award and Joe is faced with finding another brutal killer.
The Glass Coffin: The Snow White Case
Series: The Carmichael Casebook, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,440. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Literature » Fairy tales
The Carmichaels are back for another magical adventure! Agatha Christie meets the Brothers Grimm in this retelling of the classic fairy tale, "Snow White." In his first case as a full-time employee at Shelly & Lynch, Daniel is hired to find the missing daughter of a wealthy widow. As Daniel and Lorelei investigate, they begin to wonder how trustworthy the client really is.
The Beatrice Stubbs Boxset
Series: Beatrice Stubbs. Price: $14.95 USD. Words: 240,380. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The Beatrice Stubbs Series 3-in-1 boxset Three European crime novels featuring Beatrice Stubbs: detective inspector, bipolar sufferer, metaphor mixer and serial survivor. “If you like Kate Atkinson, Alexander McCall Smith or Dorothy L Sayers, you’re going to love Beatrice Stubbs.” “Hooked from the start and couldn't put this down. Superb, accomplished and intelligent writing."
The Case of the West London Wives
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The second in the series of previously unpublished cases of Sherlock Holmes, related by John H. Watson, MD. The only known manuscripts in this collection are rough drafts without provenance in the library of Oliver St Gaudy, who has revised and otherwise prepared them for publication. Whether they are authentic is for the reader to decide.
El agente secreto
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,610. Language: Spanish. Published: November 17, 2013 by LD Books - Lectorum. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Classics
Inquieta recordar que un paisaje terrorífico muy semejante al que se vivió en Londres el 7 de julio de 2005 apareció descrito hace casi un siglo por Joseph Conrad en El agente secreto. Esto podría significar que los artistas se adelantan, a veces fatalmente, a su tiempo, y otra, que la humanidad no avanza, sino da vueltas sobre sí misma, fiel a sus miserias.
Things That Go Squeak in the Park
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,750. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s...most people add a few pounds over the holidays. Police Detective Moffat adds unsolved murders to his caseload. When 10-year-old Gina finds a body in the community garden, Captain Moffat realizes something strange is going on at the Department of Environmental Health in the historic western town of Biglerville in California’s Sierra Nevada Mountains.
IT Can Be Dangerous
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,000. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Cynthia's had a rough day. And now she's found Nathan's body. The police are bound to suspect her, since she has no alibi and was cutting code right outside his office when he was murdered. There's only one thing to do before she's arrested - find the killer herself. But the enigmatic Superintendent in charge of the case doesn't approve, and then she attracts the murderer's attention...
The Case of Lithuania's Lost Lion
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,630. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Previously unpublished cases of Sherlock Holmes, related by Doctor John H.Watson. The only known manuscripts of the stories in this collection are rough modern papers without provenance, in the collection of Oliver St Gaudy, by whom they have been revised and otherwise prepared for publication. Whether they seem authentic or not is for the reader to decide.
Delivering Death - A Rural Murder Mystery
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 73,470. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013 by SDS Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A series of murders occur in a Wiltshire village, after the postal delivery of a seemingly harmless letter. Follow DCI Callum West as he tries to identify the killer amongst a host of colourful village characters. The clues are there within an ever-widening web of rural iniquity, but there are red herrings too. Can you identify the killer before the end? Will test the most avid cognitive powers.
The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,450. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013 by Horsham House. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A collection of twelve Sherlock Holmes stories, including A Scandal in Bohemia, The Adventure of the Copper Beeches, and the Man with the Twisted Lip.