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Street Justice: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In the first week of the new decade, an emergency phone call shatters Chicago Private Detective Smokey Dalton’s hopes for a good 1970. His adopted son Jimmy and Jimmy’s best friend and cousin Keith Grimshaw need help.
Margaret Dashwood's Diary
Price: $5.49 USD. Words: 85,740. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Margaret Dashwood travels from home to stay with her older sisters—sensible Elinor and romantic Marianne—in order to recuperate following a broken engagement. When a mysterious figure from Margaret’s past returns, she faces an impossible choice of her own: not between sense and sensibility, but between duty and her own heart. Margaret Dashwood’s Diary is appropriate for all ages.
Castle of Horror
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette - 15000 words. Colossus Films (of the novel Bride of the Rat-God) is shooting in Reno so Chrysanda Flamande's latest boyfriend can get a divorce. They share the sets - a supposedly haunted castle - with a black film company from Chicago, but Norah Blackstone is uneasy. Chrysanda's dogs can scent the supernatural, and Norah knows that something about the castle is very wrong.
The Watchmaker's Daughter
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 99,510. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2016 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
India Steele is desperate. Her father is dead, her fiancé took her inheritance, and the only person who'll employ her is - a mysterious man from America. A man who possesses a watch that keeps him alive, and a dangerous past.
Seduction Wears Sapphires
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,760. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Renee Bernard brings alpha-male Ashe Blackwell front and center as the Jaded Gentlemen series continues and sets out an entertaining romp. Ashe is used to most women succumbing to his charms or hoping to have the chance to succumb--but American Caroline Townsend is not impressed. This passion will require more than simple reform and nothing less than everything they have...
Hidden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a desperate attempt to secure a roof over her younger sister’s head, nineteen year old Allie Winthrop takes a job that no one else seemed too eager to apply for. The job is a maid position for a well to do family who had made a fortune in both the ranching and railroad industries. Her bosses, Mister and Misses Treadwell, aren’t exactly the friendliest of people.
The Haunting of Donan Castle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,400. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Lord Nicholas Carlyle loved his wife Isobel in life and in the after life. He dedicated his life to find out how and why she died. Set in the 1600's and in present day we uncover centuries old tales of love, lies and corruption. Was Lord Carlyle right and Isobel was murdered or was it suicide as it seems? Centuries later all will be revealed as the secrets of Donan Castle are unlocked.
The Bored Samurai
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,650. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A samurai warrior cursed to live in a time of peace, the Genroku era (1688-1704). Saotome Mondonosuke is a bored samurai. He is not a ronin, but a direct vassal with wealth but no official duties. With only boredom to fight, he solves the mysteries behind murders and kidnappings, and battles corrupt officials. He thirsts for justice, and his sword for blood.
A Death in Norfolk (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #7)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,790. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
September 1817: Captain Lacey travels with Lady Breckenridge to his boyhood home in northern Norfolk only to discover mysterious happenings in and around the Lacey estate. The underworld criminal, James Denis, uses Lacey's visit to Norfolk as an opportunity to have Lacey deliver a message to a local squire. A simple task--but one that lands Lacey squarely in international theft and murder.
Curse of the Gypsy: A Lady Anne Mystery
Series: Lady Anne Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,000. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2012 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Fans of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries by Deanna Raybourn will rejoice to discover this much-sought-after third book in the Lady Anne Mystery series.
Revenge of the Barbary Ghost: A Lady Anne Mystery
Series: Lady Anne Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,790. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Fans of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries by Deanna Raybourn will be equally compelled by these historical mysteries.
A Covent Garden Mystery (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #6)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,200. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
June, 1817 When Captain Lacey's latest investigation (the disappearance of "game girls" from Covent Garden) puts his own daughter in danger, Lacey's crusade turns personal. He will do anything, and call in any favor from anyone, in order to protect his Gabriella, the daughter he's not seen in fifteen years. Book 6 of the Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries.
Gaslight and Fog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,420. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1888. Whitechapel. A woman wakes in the streets of East London where Jack the Ripper prowls. She can’t remember who she is but knows she has awoken more than a century in the past. Inspector Abberline also wants to know who she is. As the grisly murders mount, she finds herself falling in love with him, but staying in his time could mean she will be the Ripper’s next victim.
Murder in Grosvenor Square (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, #9)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
Captain Gabriel Lacey begins Spring 1818 preparing for a duel. But while he focuses on the affair of honor, darkness, greed, and death stalk the streets of London and bring tragedy to a family Lacey has grown close to. His investigation takes him to the squalid lanes of Seven Dials, and to molly houses that could spell ruin and possible hanging for those caught within.
The Sudbury School Murders (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
In 1817, Captain Lacey takes a post as a secretary at the Sudbury School in Berkshire. He soon finds that the headmaster expects him to discover the source of disturbing pranks that have kept the school in an uproar. The problems intensify when a stableman turns up dead in a lock of the nearby canal. A Romany is arrested for the murder, and Lacey is the only person who believes him innocent.
A Body in Berkeley Square (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #5)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,460. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
A Bow Street Runner summons Captain Gabriel Lacey to a Berkeley Square ballroom where a young dandy was stabbed to death during a society ball. The prime suspect: Lacey's former commander, Colonel Brandon. Lacey's race to prove Brandon's innocence uncovers dark secrets that go back to the Peninsular Wars and involve the origins of Lacey's and Brandon's own private battle.
A Disappearance in Drury Lane ( Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, #8)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
1818. As Captain Gabriel Lacey prepares for his upcoming wedding, his former neighbor, Marianne Simmons, comes to him about an actress friend who’s gone missing. Lacey agrees to help look for the actress, little realizing the search will pit him against men who think nothing of abduction, assault, or sending incendiary devices to the innocent. A full-length novel.
The Glass House (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #3)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,420. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
On a January night in 1817, former cavalry officer Captain Gabriel Lacey is summoned to the banks of the Thames to identify a body. When Lacey looks down at the pretty young woman, cut down too soon, he vows to find her murderer. His search takes him from the seamy streets of the East End, to gatherings of the London ton in Mayfair, to the chambers of respectable Middle Temple barristers.
Mystery in the Roses
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,510. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is the story of two girls, Anne and Eloise, who are so interested in learning about the place where they grew up that they end up uncovering a secret otherwise lost in time. Each chapter will go deeper and deeper into a mystery nobody knew existed.
The Curse of Dr. Cagliari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
February 1900, Venice. Watson & the Countess are investigating the curious death of a husband in a locked room, on his wedding night. Doctor Cagliari is assisting our two sleuths as Mardi Gras draws closer, madness mounts, and a hidden history of violence and suffering are revealed on the island-asylum... Can they solve this evil eye mystery or will they succumb to its power?

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