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Book Of Hours: Unholy Error
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,220. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Religious
Brother Alphaios finds a mysterious parchment thrust into the Book of Hours. Upon learning its origin, he must save it from both the Catholic Church and its owner. His brothers are told their cloister is to be sold, their future uncertain. He meets a couple grappling with being driven from their home, and an ataxic young woman driven to create an enormous reproduction of Gustave Klimt’s Hope II.
The Mapmaker's Apprentice
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When an apprentice from the Mapmakers' Guild goes missing, Matt and India are employed to find him. Going undercover as a married couple, they discover that not everyone at the guild is what they seem. The 2nd book in the GLASS AND STEELE series brings danger as enemies draw near, sinister plots are uncovered, and magic links two powerful guilds.
The Extermination of Alice Jaques
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Laying in the centre of a room is the dead body of a beautiful woman. Beside her is the cold, corpse of a black cat. Every window and door of the old Victorian building on the ground floor is locked and barred from the inside. What happened? It was not suicide – it was murder! Based on Actual Events, can you solve the crime, and bring the killer to justice?
Nine Squares
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When Maize and her friend find a skeleton buried in the sand at the beach with a mysterious amulet wrapped around its fingers, she and Richard set out to solve a murder. But Richard soon finds himself following well-planted illusionary clues, and as he continues to investigate, a series of events shake the depths of his philosophical, religious and spiritual beliefs.
The Last Treasure of Ancient England
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 113,700. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
When Chester Bentley is bundled off to a remote boarding school in rural Devon he discovers the old house not only conceals a ghost, but also a dark secret and a string of intriguing riddles that will lead him and his new-found friends to resolve the greatest mystery in all English history
A Scandal Most Daring
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Tahlia is mugged, the last person she expects to come to her rescue is Connor Humphries. Connor is stunned to find her again and is determined to uncover the mysteries surrounding her, especially when someone tries to kill them. Is it Connor or Tahlia the killer wants dead? Either way, if Connor has any chance of keeping them alive he must first uncover all of Tahlia's secrets.
The Stock Market Murders - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,750. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A young man's friend has gone missing. Holmes and Watson go with him to Birmingham to help look for him. What they find is horrifying. Two more bodies of young men turn up in London. All of the victims are tied to Cambridge University. All are also tied to the financial sector of the City and to one of the greatest fraud ever visited upon the citizens of England.
Portraits of Pretence
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 67,890. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An elderly French artist is found dead in his rooms in London clutching a miniature portrait of a little girl. In this fourth novel in the series, Constable Sam Plank delves into the world of art dealing and finds himself navigating the fragile post-war relationship between England and France
The Daemoniac
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,810. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
It's the summer of 1888 and a bizarre killer is stalking the gas-lit streets of New York. But are the murders a case of black magic—or simple blackmail? From the high-class gambling dens of the Tenderloin to the glittering mansions of Fifth Avenue, consulting detective Harrison Fearing Pell follows a twisted trail of lies, treachery and madness that might end much closer to home than she imagined.
Unreal City
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,980. Language: British English. Published: October 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Crime
London 1925. An antique Ottoman dagger comes on the market and lots of people want to buy it, but few want to show their hand. The metal it is made of is odd - is that why there are so many mysterious bidders at auction? A supernatural mystery about the nature of evil, the creation of vampires, and our response to God's betrayal of his human children.
The Woman on Pier 29
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2016 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1845 New York City, a dead woman’s body is discovered in the waters of the East River. Sgt. Daniel Kilmurray’s investigation take him from the briny piers of the lower East Side to the spectacular opulence of the Park Hotel, from seedy tenement basement bars to unsavory boarding houses where the most despicable of crimes are committed, during a time when modern policing is in its infancy.
Illuminati Halloween
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 95,800. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
His girlfriend kidnapped and his best friend murdered, amateur private eye Joe Holiday tracks a mysterious Satanist wing of the Illuminati to the end of the conspiracy, Halloween and their ultimate creation.
The Naked Nymph in the Dark Flickers
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 77,510. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Rachel Ann Maddon is about to become America’s next great movie star. Adored by the camera, loved by her public, beautiful Rachel Ann has it all, including a dark secret from her past that threatens to blow up her promising future when her mentor and lover—a man old enough to be her father—turns up dead. Did he fall or was he pushed? Or did the bullet in him do the job?
The Forgotten Painting: A Gripping Historical Mystery Thriller
Price: Free! Words: 46,230. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
When celebrated author Jack Rogan stumbles upon a hidden diary, he can’t resist investigating. Honouring the last wish of a dying friend, he is irresistibly drawn into a web of intriguing clues, hinting at a long forgotten treasure.
The Road of Life
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 132,510. Language: Russian. Published: September 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
“The Road of life” is an elegant novel about human freedom and possible compromise with society and government. It is also about love, based on this freedom. Historical accuracy, based on analysis of many historical resources, is combined with high aesthetic component of the text and intensive psychological description of the main characters.
Not Forgotten
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,090. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2016 by CUSTOM BOOK PUBLICATIONS. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Twenty-six years pass, Deanna moves back to the town where she grew up – back where her secret began and her life changed forever. Will Deanna ever allow herself to be loved and let go of the past? Or will her search for the answers lead to her death?
The Damp Fedora: Noirvella #1 of a Serial of Intrigue
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,770. Language: American English. Published: September 26, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
THE DAMP FEDORA, a Noirvella of a Serial of Intrigue by Kate Pilarcik. 1st in series. THE DAMP FEDORA introduces 1940's detective Nelle Callahan, gal gumshoe with gumption, with a case that struts its stuff like the breeze off a good Narragansett sail. Brisk. Brash. Knowing where the wind's coming from, and yet … wondering.
A Mary MacDougall Mystery Duet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The year is 1901 and Mary MacDougall has a rather improbable ambition—to become a consulting detective. With her nose in mystery novels, Mary MacDougall dreams of bringing villains to justice—despite the disapproval of her wealthy father and almost everyone she knows. A Mary MacDougall Duet includes the two novellas that recount her first two adventures.
The Adventure of the Beryl Anarchists - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,880. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A deeply distressed banker enters 221B Baker St. His safe has been robbed and he is certain that his motorcycle-riding sons have betrayed him. Highly incriminating and embarrassing records of the financial and personal affairs of England's nobility are now in the hands of blackmailers - the Beryl Anarchists they call themselves - all passionately involved in motorcycle riding and crime.
The Box of Cards - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,150. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Two teenagers, a brother and a sister from a strict religious family disappear. The parents are alarmed but Scotland Yard says they are just off sowing their wild oats. A horrific, gruesome package arrives in the post and it becomes clear that a terrible crime is in process. Sherlock Holmes is called in to help.

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