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For Love or Money?
By Graham Blackburn
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,680. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Derek Davis, bored editor at a London publishing house, learns he could inherit a LOT of money if a mystery legatee is not found within ninety days. Simultaneously, his girlfriend becomes involved in an attempted identity switch. What follows includes murder, arrests, venal lawyers, and characters ranging from Welsh coalminers to Provencal innkeepers, all with their own needs for love or money?
WALKING INTO MURDER - Book One of the Laura Morland Mystery series
By Joan Lambert
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,250. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Meet the irrepressible over-curious new female sleuth, Laura Morland, as she embarks on a solo walking trip in the Cotswolds of England. She is kidnapped by a(charming) man who may or may not be a murderer, held in an ancient manor house where she finds a body and meets a host of ecccentrics, none of whom are what they seem. Walking into Murder is impossible to put down and fun to read. Try it!
Black Dog
By Stephen Booth
Series: Ben Cooper and Diane Fry, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 133,520. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A long, hot summer in England's Peak District comes to an end when the body of missing teenager Laura Vernon is found. For young police detective DC Ben Cooper, the work has just begun. His community is hiding a girl's killer, and a past as dark as the Derbyshire night. "Dark, intense and utterly compelling", Black Dog is a winner of the Barry Award for Best British Crime Novel of the Year.
More From the Deed Box of John H. Watson MD
By Hugh Ashton
Series: Deed Box of John H Watson, MD, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,650. Language: English. Published: March 5, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Hugh Ashton has been digging deeper in the deed box that originally belonged to Dr Watson, the friend and colleague of the celebrated detective Sherlock Holmes. He has unearthed three more tales referred to in the original books, but never before released to the public: Colonel Warburton's Madness; the Paradol Chamber; and the Giant Rat of Sumatra.
The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft
By Mona Morstein
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 154,270. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2012 by UCS PRESS. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
This e-book, by agreement with Galde Press, contains the entire contents of The Childhood of Sherlock Holmes by Mona Morstein and first published by Galde Press in 2000. The book has been repackaged as The Holmes Boys: Sherlock and Mycroft. Morstein's original work was critically acclaimed. It is UCS PRESS' hope that this "repackaged" edition will widen the reading audience for this epic work.
The Adventures of the Second Mrs. Watson
By Michael Mallory
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 64,040. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012 by Top Publications, Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
The game’s afoot again! Amelia Watson returns in a new collection of adventures that prove there was yet another master sleuth working in Edwardian London.
The Filey Connection
By David W Robinson
Series: Sanford Third Age Club Mystery, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,970. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2012 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It’s summertime, and the Sanford 3rd Age Club are living it up in the seaside town of Filey. But the hot months don’t pass without problems for amateur sleuth, Joe Murray. Was Nicola Leach’s death an accident or deliberate? Did Eddie Dobson fall into the sea or did he jump? What’s going on behind the innocent façade – and closed doors – of the Beachside Hotel? And who raided Joe’s room?
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Hampshire Expedition
By Philip van Wulven
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,100. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
All four stories relating the adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson in the County of Hampshire, in one volume.
The Charity Shop
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A humorous short story of crime and suspense, featuring Constable Penrose and Rhapsody Gershwin. Set in a fictional Yorkshire village. C 4,000 words. By the writer of the bestselling ghost story "Heather Farm".
The Mystery of Edwin Drood, Part II, The Solution
By David Saunders
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 58,730. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Classics
Dickens died at the height of his powers, yet so subtle were the many clues he placed in Drood that many believe he had lost control of the novel’s direction. He had, in fact, successfully hidden not only the true killer’s identity but another murder, as well. This book, beginning where Dickens left off, recreates the rest of the story.
Dropouts
By Alice Haro
Price: $3.11 USD. Words: 93,760. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Being homeless is tough enough, but when someone wants you and your kind dead, it takes it to another level. Unlucky victims that cross this killer’s path suffer a brutal and bloody death. The police can find no motive. But, feelings that have been abused by deception and greed dominate a twisted mind that burns with the need for revenge. But one life is not enough, they must all pay.
Sherlock Holmes y la sabiduría de los muertos
By Rodolfo Martínez
Series: Los archivos perdidos de Sherlock Holmes, Book 1. Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 54,890. Language: Spanish. Published: January 23, 2012 by Sportula. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
La sabiduría de los muertos es la primera novela holmesiana de Rodolfo Martinez y, desde el momento de su primera publicación, en 1996 fue recibida con gran alborozo por los fans del detective victoriano. En ella, Martinez recrea con gran habilidad la voz del doctor Watson y reconstruye un siglo XIX en el que lo real y lo ficticio van de la mano en una historia trepidante.
Tales From the Deed Box of John H. Watson MD
By Hugh Ashton
Series: Deed Box of John H Watson, MD, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,210. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
0.75 star(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Three previously unknown accounts in the case files of Sherlock Holmes, discovered and transcribed by Hugh Ashton: The Odessa Business, the Case of the Missing Matchbox and The Case of the Cormorant.
Justice Once Removed - the third Winston Crisp mystery
By David Crossman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“Crossman (has) clearly mastered the crafting of page-turning stories. His skills are evident in this book.” Bangor Daily News / “Every chapter reeks of Alfred Hitchcock. Winston Crisp is an unlikely superhero in these times of brawn versus brains.” / The Midwest Book Review
A Show of Hands - the first Winston Crisp mystery
By David Crossman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 84,240. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
“In the venerable Winston Crisp, Crossman has created an engaging, plausible sleuth who relies on brain rather than brawn.” New York Times best-selling author Tess Gerritsen / “David Crossman is a wizard!” Kennebec Sunday Journal / “…sheer wind-chased delight.” Courier Publications / “...fast-paced and full of enough twists and turns to engage the most avid reader." - Maine Sunday Telegram
Dead in D Minor - the second Albert mystery
By David Crossman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,450. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
“The novel is an exercise in the comic style, defying disbelief. To his credit, Crossman brings it off nicely. Albert is clearly a survivor, likely to be heard from again.” Los Angeles Times Book Review “Bravo. Encore!" Publishers Weekly “Albert is one of my all-time favorite sleuths.” New York Times bestselling author Tess Gerritsen
wwwEB OF LIES
By Ella J. Fraser
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,380. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The second in a four part cosy mystery series. While unraveling the mystery behind a friend's death, Fiona Sutherland discovers secrets buried under her own family tree, but the game changer is figuring out whom she should trust in order to avoid becoming tangled--or worse--in a web of lies.
Death of a Dean
By Hazel Holt
Series: A Mrs. Mallory Mystery, Book 7. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 55,430. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Coffeetown Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Mrs. Malory’s friend David Beaumont is in trouble: he is broke and his acting career is on the skids. To keep his cottage, he must convince his nasty brother Francis to sell their jointly owned family home, currently occupied by their old nanny. Nana dies from a suspicious fall; then Francis is poisoned. Is David the killer? Mrs. Malory sets out to clear his name. The 7th Mrs. Malory mystery.
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Lascar's Fate.
By Philip van Wulven
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,210. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
In this 14,000 word novelette Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson pursue the criminal mastermind, Ravendra, to great heights, and an aerial battle brings the adventure to a climax.
Doctor Watson Investigates: The Case Of The Scarlet Neckerchief
By Andrew Hickey
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,720. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Holmes is called away, Watson is left to assist a client with a uniquely horrible problem. Can Watson solve the mystery of the scarlet neckerchief before his client is murdered?