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Alec Halsey Mysteries Books 1 - 3
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 345,840. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The first three Alec Halsey Mysteries: Deadly Engagement, Deadly Affair, and Deadly Peril, each a bestseller. All are smart, witty, and passionate adventures set in the aristocratic world of the 18th Century. Lucinda Brant's mysteries explore the darker side of her richly authentic Georgian settings with deeper subplots and even quirkier characters.
Dulci's Legacy
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,440. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Dulci is a quiet, sensitive girl entering high school in Nova Scotia when she starts to see visions around her hometown that no one else can. When the visions start to threaten the people she holds dear, Dulci must solve the mystery of why it's happening, and perhaps settle a dispute that has been going on for centuries...and do it alone, since none of the adults in her life believe her story.
Collingwood Flat
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 73,140. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Bodyguard Mick Conlon lives in 1860 slum Collingwood Flat, Melbourne. He is thrust into a detective role and must solve an explosives murder and find the evil man who ordered it. Trainee Conlon is coached by lover Annie, bar and brothel keeper. Mates Gul and Scratcher help too. Can Conlon’s team combine first to survive, then to save their fledgling city from corrupt takeover?
My Enemy My Love
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,320. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Candice Fulton isn’t willing to relinquish her plantation for taxes, nor neither will she sell to a ruthless carpetbagger. Hunter McFarland realizes the plight of this young lady, but will she listen to reason and avoid the threat that is shadowing her. Hunter is captivated by the fiery redhead, struggling to keep her land. But, can he save her from a murder charge
Hagar
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,730. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette of 13,000 words in the Benjamin January historical mystery series. When the mistress of a plantation is murdered, Benjamin's wife Rose is convinced that contrary to the evidence, the crime was not committed by one of the household slaves. But proving it will be another matter.
A Knife in My Back
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,410. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Renaissance E-Books, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The female Nero Wolfe! The first outing of Amelia Winslow Brewster ("Amy" to her friends), the elephantine, cigar-smoking, blue-blooded genius of a detective, finds her in a battle of wits with an unknown killer who has neatly framed her nephew.
Bluegums (Lucien Caye Private Eye Story)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,650. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(2.00 from 1 review)
Sounds like an easy gig for New Orleans private eye Lucien Caye. Escort a pretty lady to the bayous to confirm her father had died accidentally. Gator got him.
Halloween is Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
When his enigmatic partner takes off on an annual fishing trip, City of Angeles gumshoe Barry Fitzgerald is left to handle an All Hallows’ Eve kidnapping case on his own. The victim? A murdered millionaire’s penny-pinching son and heir. The culprit? That’s where it gets tricky. According to the missing man’s sister, vampires are behind Patrick O’Flaherty’s disappearance.
The Three Monks of Tears: The Rose Knight's Crucifixion #2
Series: The Rose Knight's Crucifixion. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,040. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Historical thriller, parallel novel to Dumas’ Three Musketeers: hunchback Louis d’Astarac, to cure himself and win his lady, seeks the alchemical magic secrets of a lost Rosicrucian book, competing with Cardinal Richelieu, the Jesuits, English agents, and heretical cultists, while crossing paths time and again with d’Artagnan and the musketeers.
The French Detective (Jacques Dugas New Orleans Mysteries)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,570. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
This is New Orleans, 1900. A little Sicilian-American boy is kidnapped. There are no leads and no one wants to talk with the police. NOPD Det. Jacques Dugas assembles detectives, street cops, friendly Italians and a strikingly-pretty woman, part Corsican, part English, who happens to be an expert linguist. Pitted against a crime boss known as il Maiale (the Hog) and a terrifying henchman.
New Orleans Confidential
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,770. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
NEW ORLEANS CONFIDENTIAL is a series of 11 short stories. Come prowl the lonely, sometimes violent streets of American’s most exotic city, the city that care forgot, New Orleans in the 1940s, with a lone-wolf private eye named Lucien Caye.
Davenport House 1
Series: Davenport House, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,570. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A nation on the brink of the First World War. A wealthy family with secrets. A household staff with secrets of their own. Find out what is happening upstairs and downstairs at Davenport House.
Little Lost Girl
Series: Old Balmain House - Second Edition, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A little girl vanished 100 years ago. Her name was Sophie. Where did she go? An old house in Balmain. A portrait and perfume bottle hidden in a chimney. Unknown and untouched, while a century passed, their memory slowly fading. Glimpses of an eight year old girl and her school friend, missing, never found. The grief of those left behind, those who searched, those who yearned. Now a new search!
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."
Fellowship with Demons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,220. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Edinburgh 1810: Charles Murray of Letho, a young gentleman of means, is in much demand: a rich widow, an old friend, and new military acquaintances all need his help. But when Henry Dundas, Viscount Melville, sends him an invitation, vanity and curiosity force him to accept – and straightaway he has to deal with murder.

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