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Murder at Tulip House
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,720. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
England 1932 In this absorbing tail of jealousy, revenge and murder, Drucilla (Cilly) Carlisle, discovers that her uncle not only died under suspicious circumstances, and his business defrauded of hundreds of thousands of pounds sterling, but a determined assassin is waiting, hidden in the dark, ready to kill again.
I Spy A Duke
Series: Covert Heiresses. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,090. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A governess with a desire for revenge enters into a marriage of convenience with a duke--but she gets more than she anticipated, as he's actually a spy for the Crown.
Secrets and Sensibilities
Series: The Lady Emily Capers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,270. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When art instructor Hannah Alexander agrees to accompany four of her students on a country house visit before Easter, she never dreams of entering into a dalliance with the owner David Tenant, the handsome new Earl of Brentfield. But one moment in his company and she’s in danger of losing her heart, and soon her very life. Previously published as A Dangerous Dalliance.
Love and Larceny
Series: The Lady Emily Capers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,210. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Even an Amazon can fall hard. Daphne Courdebas rushes to investigate strange doings at Brentfield Manor. But things are not as they seem, especially when it comes to the handsome Wynn Fairfax. What’s a lady known for saving the day to do when she finds her own heart in jeopardy? Clean Regency romance; kisses only.
From Darkness to Death
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,810. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hammond Hawkins is a man running from his own dark past when he learns that some things cannot be left behind so easily. Taught important lessons by people he initially disdains, Hawk comes to grips with who he really is, and why solving a baffling mystery in his small corner of the world matters more than any other case he's ever solved.
Ballrooms and Blackmail
Series: The Lady Emily Capers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,790. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Priscilla Tate, celebrated debutante of 1815 London, is about to wring a proposal out of the Season’s most eligible duke when a blackmail note arrives, threatening to expose her secret. If she cannot uncover the mastermind, will Nathan Kent, the duke’s handsome personal secretary, no, no, the duke, forgive her for her past? This sweet Regency romance and mystery is Book 3 in the Lady Emily Capers.
Eleventh Horse
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ex Melbourne policeman and Maori War veteran Robin Cork returns home suffering from a serious wound and a case of war nerves. He stays at Gibsons Corner, a village that is a Pandora's box of a failed tavern robbery, two murders, a cattle stealing alliance and a missing grey gelding. While he struggles to close the box several local women speculate on his past and muse on his length of stay.
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.
Eloquence and Espionage
Series: The Lady Emily Capers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,290. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
Bluestocking Ariadne Courdebas never thought she’d play the heroine in her own romantic novel until a chance encounter with handsome intelligence agent Jason Sinclair pulled her into the world of espionage. Can Ariadne use her considerable eloquence to convince Sinclair to play her hero, forever? This clean romantic mystery set in the Regency period features kisses only.
Art and Artifice
Series: The Lady Emily Capers, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,720. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Lady Emily Southwell and her three friends are determined that the world will speak in reverent tones of the year they made their debuts in London. Then her longtime betrothed Lord Robert declares his intent to marry her immediately. It’s up to Lady Emily to use her art to uncover artifice and discover whether Lord Robert has something more up his sleeve than a nicely muscled arm. Clean romance.
A Regimental Murder (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 77,520. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
London 1816 After rescuing a lovely woman from an attempted robbery, Captain Lacey discovers that she's the widow of a colonel who had been accused of murdering an English officer during the recent war. Lydia declares that her husband was innocent and that she knows the true culprits' identities. Intrigued, Lacey begins to investigate, and soon finds himself mired in scandals past and present.
My Lord Deceived
Series: The Star Elite, Book 6. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 84,860. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
He has spent the last few years trying to rid the country from smugglers and spies, Jonathan Arbinger returns home, determined to try to further his cause with the delectable Kat. What he finds there is a complex web of mysteries that threaten everything he holds dear. Will the lies that stand between him and Kat force them apart forever?
To Catch A Thief
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 82,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When Jeb is called home to catch a thief, he finds Sophia, who appears to have a lot to be afraid of. Drawn together through the deceit of others, can a future ever be theirs when lies begin to unravel and a killer is revealed in their midst? Or will Jeb's work for the Star Elite, work that he thought he had left behind in London, lead to a new set of dangers that threaten them both?
Buried Appearances
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,420. Language: American English. Published: November 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
*Newly revised and edited 26 November 2014* Skylar Dewitt has been ostracized her entire life due to her grandfather’s well-known sympathies with the Nazis. But now her grandfather’s body has been recovered in the Netherlands in an area famous for being a Nazi killing ground. Skylar jets off to Holland in search of answers.
Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
The Mystery of Pine Lake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Meredith McIntyre and her friend Jackie think they'll have a nice vacation up at Pine Lake Motel after graduation. When Meredith finds a human skull in the lake, it sets off a chain reaction leaving bodies behind.
Panhandle Freight
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: May 24, 2016 by James Reasoner. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A bitter winter storm was blowing fiercely when Lucas Hallam rode up to the isolated railroad station. It wasn’t a fit night for man or beast to be out, but Hallam found himself joined by a number of other pilgrims waiting for a train – and one of them just might be a killer. But the big man has a secret of his own... Finalist for the Peacemaker Award in the category of Best Short Fiction in 2012.
The Barefoot Stiff
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Depression-era private eye Maggie Sullivan wields a .38 as skillfully as an emery board. She’s drawn into a stranger’s murder, follows a lead the police laugh off, and confronts a killer in this **short story** featuring characters from the author's series of mystery novels. See why fans have dubbed Maggie "Sam Spade in a skirt."
Sleight of Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
One foot planted in tradition, the other stepping into the unknown, Margaret Morehouse finds herself at a personal crossroads in 1910 Los Angeles. Appointed one of the nation’s first policewomen with arrest powers, Margaret searches for two missing women and struggles to identify an abandoned corpse. Surrounded by intrigue, she battles personal, social, and psychological demons.