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The Adventure of Black Drop
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes, resurrected here a hundred years after his last canonical case, is forced to take on more than one case simultaneously. Will he survive this diabolical blow to his modus operandi, while striving to repair an estranged friendship with faithful Dr. Watson, and navigating the smoke and mirrors set up at the corner of every street of Victorian London by his nemesis, Prof. Moriarty?
Demons 2
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 41,830. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Crisis in the Metropolitan Police after a senior officer is shot dead by one of his own men while trying to solve the grisly murders of prostitutes in and around Whitechapel. Was the dead officer the murderer? Or was someone else trying to emulate Jack the Ripper? Worse, a notorious hit man is targeting senior police officers. Surely there isn’t a widespread conspiracy within the Police Force?
The Singing Sleuth Does Vegas
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 51,670. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Look, it’s a bird! It’s a plane! No, it’s a cruise ship, smack in the middle of Las Vegas Boulevard.
Sherlock Holmes in The Forward Observer
Series: Sherlock Holmes in..., Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,230. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson find Base Gagetown's only Photo Tech dead in a tray of developer. The search for his killer takes the pair into a past - one that includes the victim's father, a museum and the truth about Holmes' own history.
Wait To Deceive
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,690. Language: British English. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In normally sleepy Tetherton, a psychopathic killer is on the loose – with a thirst for Biblical vengeance and under-age girls. As the body count rises, and with a new boss to contend with – one with dark secrets of her own - DS Declan O’Hara begins to fear that the monster they are hunting for may be closer to home than anyone dares imagine…
My Patch: The life of Reginald Smithers, a village policeman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,750. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2013 by MoshPit Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
These short stories relate the experiences of Reginald Smithers, a policeman in the small English village of Stackfort on Humber in the first half of the 20th century. They cover his life, from his first appointment as a young constable, his promotion to sergeant through to his retirement and reveal the sometimes humorous, but always interesting, aspects of his life and the lives of his friends.
The Maelstrom Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,430. Language: British English. Published: July 19, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Bloody murders at Holcombe Manor in 1885 leave the police baffled. Everyone has been killed except one man who has disappeared. Perhaps he is the culprit? Except that he has no motive. And that’s the problem: there seems to be no motive for anyone to have committed the murders. Finally, a suspect is arrested, tried, convicted and hanged. 75 years later, history repeats itself.
A Line to Murder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 77,730. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Until she discovers the mutilated body of her best friend, widow Mercedes Mackaill thinks her life is dull and lonely. But somebody murdered Isca Haines, a secretary and part-time phone sex worker. Mercedes suspects it has more to do with the evening job than their boring nine-to-five at Jackson, Johnston and Associates, a Tacoma brokerage house. A Puget Sound Mystery
A Novel Murder
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 38,380. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2013 by Books We Love Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Unexplained visions, murder and mayhem…that’s what Michelle’s life has come to, and she desperately wants out of her detective position to be behind her own desk, being the author she’s forced to conceal behind a pseudonym.
A Thrust to the Vitals
Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,540. Language: British English. Published: July 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
#10 iin series: Returning to his home town many years after his involuntary departure, to attend a civic reception in his honour, murder victim Sir Rufus Seward ignored the maxim that 'going back' is not always wise.
Enigma
Price: Free! Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.09 from 11 reviews)
Dick Love is a 42-year-old detective from New York now living and working in London. And if given the choice he’d just as soon stay alive. He has a pregnant boxer relying on it.
Demons
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,730. Language: British English. Published: July 7, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
1958. Scotland Yard Murder Squad try to solve five killings and an old murder case when the accused is acquitted. Then, someone decides to emulate Jack the Ripper and create carnage in Whitechapel. The killings continue and, worse, several of the police become victims of the same killer. Do some of the senior detectives have dark secrets to hide? Everyone, it seems, has his or her own demons.
The Queen of Scots Mystery
Series: Pitkirtly Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,140. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This is the sixth novel in the Pitkirtly mystery series. What would you do if you thought you were about to lose everything you cared about most? 'The Queen of Scots Mystery' tells you what some familiar figures in Pitkirtly did in this situation, and explores the consequences.
Sins of the Father: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's 1942 and the war still rages on. Lady Marmalade is staying in London against the advice of her son and her butler. It's too dangerous with Germany's ongoing air raids, but she won't have it any other way.
Antiques in the Attic
Series: South Downs Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,950. Language: British English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Following the death of her former husband Sarah discovers a laptop and a suitcase containing antique silver - in her attic. The next day when she tells the police, the case is empty. Sarah goes to stay with a friend. A young secretary from Sarah's office goes missing and her body is left at Sarah's house. Are the deaths and the antique silver connected?
Further Notes From the Dispatch Box of John H Watson, MD
Series: The Dispatch Box of John H Watson MD, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,290. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Inknbeans Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The second box ("the dispatch-box") to be discovered in the vaults of Cox & Co. of Charing Cross has been the source of even more discoveries concerning the celebrated detective Sherlock Holmes. This collection includes a Foreword from consulting Sherlockian Dr. Philip C. Eyster.
Hoax!
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 127,960. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2013 by Strict Publishing International. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Is there a serial killer on the loose, or several murderers and a kidnapper each with very different motives? Scotland Yard’s murder squad are called to help solve the crimes, but whoever is responsible, it is clear that few of those involved are blameless, not even the victims. As each mystery is unravelled, yet another more complex puzzle is revealed, baffling the most competent detectives.
The Summer Wedding Murder
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 8. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,070. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013 by Crooked Cat Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Til Death Us Do Part It was supposed to be a relaxing weekend off, attending a wedding in the Lake District, but it soon becomes a nightmare for Joe Murray. Questions, questions, questions. And Joe is short of time to find the answers. It’s MURDER amongst the white lace and bouquets.
The Complete, Annotated Mysterious Affair at Styles
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 107,630. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Agatha Christie created intricate stories of murder and mayhem that have enchanted readers worldwide. Bill Peschel, author of "Writers Gone Wild," illuminates the obscure references in Christie’s debut novel and tells the fascinating stories behind it and its creator. Contains nearly 500 footnotes, essays on Styles and Christie's life, and a detailed chronology. Experience Christie in a new way.
Double Take
Price: $4.50 USD. Words: 70,040. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013 by Alfie Dog Limited. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Who is killing little old ladies at a quaint seaside hotel - and why? Enigmatic grandma Mrs Ada Harris investigates, but watch out nana, not everyone is who they claim to be.