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Dying to the Light
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A collection of short stories from The Baker Street Universe that center around the exciting, sometimes paranormal, or science fiction adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson. Whether they're investigating monsters or human monsters, there's always adventure, romance, excitement and danger in a parallel Victorian London where authors and their creations are all alive at the same time.
Her Bodyguard: A Liathland Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Princess Kirsty trusts her bodyguard, Callum Macdonald, with her heart and her life. But the tiny principality of Liathland, which is situated on the border between England and Scotland, is under threat from greedy and malicious outside forces. Someone is prepared to betray Liathland. But who and why? A novelette.
The Case of The Yellow Hand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson are propelled into one of their most bizarre investigations yet, when they discover two missing school girls. Investigating that case they come upon clues which lead to a mysterious cult called "The Kali Kult," a devilish group of people who use a demonic powered stone called "The Kali Stone."
Cinema Detectives: Broken Windows
Series: Cinema Detectives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Crime & mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Ken Prime and Rudolf Brex have big plans for the Cinema Detectives!
The Brain Farm
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Truth is often stranger than fiction. A suburban hit and run should be an open and shut case for our intrepid duo. However Kroupa and Hendrych soon realise that things are far more complicated than they look and once again they find themselves plunged into the underbelly of the city. One clue leads to the next, each turn becoming more twisted and dangerous, until finally all is bared, literally!
Cinema Detectives: Crime Wave
Series: Cinema Detectives. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 120. Language: English. Published: April 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Crime & mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
An ideal community seems to have survived for many years in Birmingham's Five Ways district. But now there is a subtle threat to the inhabitants of Laburnum House. Rosa Pleck and Ken Prime, the Cinema Detectives, investigate!
Sherlock Holmes and The Angel's Trumpet
Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 11,970. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Holmes and Watson become involved in the very early days of flying when guests of the wife of a French flyer fall ill at a society tea party. A fearful crash landing, an injured pilot and a sketchbook full of secrets gives Holmes the ideal opportunity to investigate further. Watson is reminded of his Army days in India and Holmes has his suspicions but he must act quickly to prevent a scandal.
Sherlock Holmes and The Second Key
Price: $2.20 USD. Words: 14,110. Language: British English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A grieving widow seeks the help of Holmes and Watson after an explosion at Liverpool Street Station. Holmes uses the wonders of Edwardian medicine to help him defuse a second bomb which he suspects to be the work of Julia Moriarty. Holmes uses his skills to entice Moriarty from her lair... but with tragic results. The British Nation is saved from embarrassment by Holmes...but at what cost?
The Murders at Hobson’s Coal Hole and The Prospect of Whitby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,050. Language: English. Published: April 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The third 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.
Egg Hunt
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When a priceless Fabergé egg goes missing from a locked room in the London townhouse of Russian oligarch Yevgeny Ivanov, everybody quickly suspects the cleaning lady Eva Hart. But Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd has her doubts, for Eva Hart has no motive, since the egg is unsellable on the free market. But what does Eva's little daughter Emily know? And what happened to the egg?
Literature Help: The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-Time
Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The story reveals that when Christopher is overloaded with new information, he is not able to take immediate and rational decisions. He finds it difficult to visit other places because he has spent most of his childhood at home with his father, who happens to have told him that his mother died of a heart attack.
The Isleworth smile - part 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The repercussions of a 1911 art theft are still being felt today. As Kroupa and Hendrcyh find themselves at the heart of an international conspiracy that began over a century ago, even they are baffled. Is Leonardo da Vinci really laughing at them from beyond the grave?
Charles Doyle & The Curious Case of the Blue Dog _part 1 - A New Mystery Calls
Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by 5minutefiction.co.uk. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Victorian melodrama featuring our intrepid detective Charles Doyle.
Dead Drop
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,220. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Homeless teen Chris isn't the most reliable of witnesses. And so no one takes her serious when she walks into a police station and claims that her boyfriend Max has been kidnapped. Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd is inclined to dismiss Chris, until there is a ransom demand, demanding an envelope in exchange for the safe return of Max. But what do the kidnappers want? And what happened to Max?
Blue Moon: A Katerina Carter Color of Money Mystery
Series: Katerina Carter Color of Money Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: American English. Published: January 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Kat and boyfriend Jace’s plans for a fancy dinner go awry when she discovers that her elderly neighbor Fiona has taken an ex-con into her home as a boarder. Kat’s suspicion deepens when she learns of a recent life insurance policy. And accidental death pays double. Blue Moon is a novelette in the Katerina Carter Color of Money series.
An Account of a Curious Encounter: A Professor Arnustace Steampunk Mystery
Series: Professor Arnustace. Price: Free! Words: 4,920. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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Story 1 of the Arnustace steampunk mysteries: 1916 ... When a pod of killer whales washes up dead on the Whitby shore, what else can the local constabulary do but call for the eccentric Professor Arnustace, owner of 5 degrees and a mechanically-augmented talking cat?
Paris Green
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When college student Kitty Chan is found dead in the basement of the Victoria and Albert Museum, dressed in a Victorian ball gown, the cause of death is quickly established. Kitty died of arsenic poisoning. But who gave her the deadly dose and why? Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd investigates and quickly realises that there is more to this case than meets the eye. Warning: some rude words.
A Bullet for Father Christmas
Series: Helen Shepherd Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When two men dressed up as Father Christmas rob a London jewellery store and one of them ends up dead on the floor, shot by his own accomplice, it’s certainly one of the more unusual cases for Detective Inspector Helen Shepherd and her team. But as Helen begins to investigate, it turns out that the case is even more bizarre than she suspected. 9300 words or approx. 30 print pages
The Case of the Guardian Angel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,700. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes and Watson are hot on the trail of a serial murderer who calls himself "The Guardian Angel." He is a criminal that has followed Sherlock from his own world to the new one where he is now helping Watson to find Moriarity, who disappeared after he was abducted and a rescue attempt was made.
Sherlock Holmes and The Bulgarian Clockmaker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,270. Language: British English. Published: November 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A dying man with a terrible secret is brought to Baker Street by a cabby. A visit to Lestrade at Scotland Yard frustrates Holmes whilst Watson is intrigued by a mysterious engine which is the 'prime mover' in the case. The pair begin a desperate search for a young girls killer. She is the key to foiling a Fenian dynamite plot destined to destroy the PM and the most famous address in Westminster!