Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British

An Unlikely Hero
By
Series: Alfie Bowman Novellas, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 29,100. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
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!
Quaife's last Theorem
By
Price: Free! Words: 120,920. Language: British English. Published: December 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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.
Enigma
By
Price: Free! Words: 121,970. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.11 from 9 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.
The Art of Murder
By
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 63,350. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Inventor Theo Duval appeared to be having the perfect life. A locked room with the only key in the decedent’s pocket, a book on hypnotism, and one very rich and very dead inventor, present Inspector Gilles Maintenon of the Surete with a problem. Why would a young, healthy, successful man, one with a beautiful fiance, and a thriving company ever want to kill himself?
Sherlock Holmes Remastered: A Study in Scarlet
By
Price: Free! Words: 32,720. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2012. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A new version of the very first Sherlock Holmes story ever published. This version is Remastered to make the classic text more accessible to a new generation of readers.
Iceline
By
Series: The Grange. Price: Free! Words: 106,860. Language: British English. Published: August 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Smuggling, skulduggery and scuba diving in Scotland. Steel disappeared and turned up weeks later bruised, bloody and alive, dumped high in the mountains. Relief is mixed with anger, confusion and a determination to uncover what he had stumbled upon. He had crossed a line, not his own, this time the line was his, and he was ready for whatever stepped over it.
Hilda Hopkins, El Asesinato que Ella Tejió #1
By
Price: Free! Words: 20,460. Language: Spanish. Published: July 18, 2012 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A Hilda la buscan por asesinato, varios! La única pista que esta mujer ha dejado son los seis muñecos tejidos, cada uno una copia idéntica de los huéspedes desaparecidos…. Perdón, caballeros invitados. A Hida no le gusta que los llamen ‘huéspedes’. Hilda sabe que es más inteligente que la policía, más inteligente que sus caballeros invitados, y demasiado inteligente como para ser capturada… o no?
Nothing Done in Secret
By
Series: Alexander Moffat Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 124,230. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
An overbearing realtor is dead at the church she planned to convert to condominiums. A man in a ski mask attacks a young woman revealing a pattern of unsolved crimes going back three decades. Captain Alexander Moffat must conduct two very different investigations. Nothing Done in Secret is a British-style mystery set in the small towns and vineyards of California’s picturesque Gold Country.
Redemption: an Inspector Gilles Maintenon mystery
By
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 65,030. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Recently widowed and inspired by a boyhood fascination with Sherlock Holmes, the middle-aged Inspector Gilles Maintenon of the Surete is on a walking vacation of Dartmoor when he stumbles upon death in mysterious circumstances. When the woman he is falling in love with is brutally murdered, Gilles swears that he will never rest until the case is solved, the killer is caught, and justice is done.
Hilda Hopkins, Murder, She Knit #1
By
Price: Free! Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011 by StreetWise Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Nobody suspects little old ladies of doing bad things... like sedating their house guests and strangling them with a machine knitted garrotte! Hilda Hopkins hits the road and outwits the police and everyone chasing her, but no one can run forever, especially not at her age and in those stockings!
Tuppenny Hat Detective
By
Price: Free! Words: 89,630. Language: British English. Published: May 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Was the old Star woman murdered? Young Billy Perks, who found her body, is sure she was, but the authorities disagree. Their haste to close the case heightens Billy's suspicions. He and his pals Yvonne Sparkes and Kick Morely decide to investigate, unwittingly provoking a long hidden killer and unearthing secrets of wartime conspiracy and betrayal. a nostalgic mystery story set in Sheffield, Engl
Death Line
By
Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 3. Price: Free! Words: 83,350. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
#3 in the 15-strong Rafferty & Llewellyn procedurals. Jasper Moon, internationally renowned ‘seer to the stars’, had signally failed to foresee his own future. Found dead on his consulting-room floor, skull crushed with his own crystal ball and, all around him, his office in chaos, the murder has DI Joe Rafferty wishing he had a Seer's vision. Because all he learns of Moon is contradictory.
Dead Before Morning
By
Series: Rafferty and Llewellyn Cozy Procedurals, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 71,430. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
#1 of 15 Just-promoted Brit DI Joe Rafferty lands the case of 'The Faceless Lady', as the media has dubbed it. So he could do without his wily Ma's wheedling demand that he spring her niece's fiance from poky in time for their wedding. A critical Superintendent, a gung ho media who seize on the Faceless Lady' case and the latest tricksy family problem put Rafferty between a rock and a hard place.