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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.
Knight of Times
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,050. Language: American English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Special operatives Hugh Paine and Ram Joseph are tapped for a top-secret mission, the strangest one of their lives: rescue a VIP who’s been captured and tortured—and is hanging on a cross. Fighting for their lives and the safety of the VIP, the team members must decide who returns to their own reality and who stays behind. Their decision will change their own lives and the course of human history.
Third Eye Trilogy - Three Novel Bundle
Series: The Third Eye Trilogy. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 310,100. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A fast-moving mystery/thriller where, Clay and Shali seek ancient documents hidden since the beginning of time-documents that forever change the course of history. Using secret CIA parapsychology past life regression techniques , they locate a treasure trove of ancient knowledge, not before a harrowing journey around the world. A dangerous and unknown force is trying to stop their efforts.
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.
The Lost Torah of Shanghai (A Lily Kovner Mystery, #2)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,370. Language: English. Published: July 30, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Lily Kovner, while scoffing at her nickname, the “Jewish Miss Marple,” undertakes the improbable quest of finding a Torah gone missing in Shanghai. Political intrigue and long-buried resentments of an ancient community figure into a journey plagued by threats, physical attack and murder. And the ultimate unraveling of the theft opens a Pandora’s box of personal history in a Jewish community...
The Deathsniffer's Assistant
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,300. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2015 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
The sensitive and mannered Chris Buckley has spent six years raising his magically talented little sister, Rosemary, on the savings that his once-wealthy family left behind. But that money is drying up, and Chris finds himself with no choice but to seek out work in Darrington City. The only employer willing to consider his empty résumé is Olivia Faraday, the manic Deathsniffer...
Madness
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,980. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Be careful who you love. In this sequel to Chinese Puzzle the mystery begins with a man disappearing from an elaborately sealed shipboard cabin and moves on to the fog-shrouded streets of prohibition era San Francisco where guarded sanctuaries provide no protection from a killer whose cunning and cruelty is not restrained by the shackles of sanity.
The Uninvited Guest (A Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery)
Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,670. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is the winter of 1143 and a cold-blooded killer lurks among King Owain's wedding guests. Putting their own marriage plans on hold, Gareth and Gwen race to separate truth from lies, friends from foes, and unravel the mystery before King Owain—and his new bride—fall victim to their uninvited guest. The Uninvited Guest is the second Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.
Palace of Justice
Series: Aristide Ravel Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,170. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2015 by Spyderwort Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » History » European
Paris is hungry, restless, and fearful in the autumn of 1793. Amid distrust and anxiety, police agent Aristide Ravel must stop a ruthless killer who is terrorizing the city. Ravel soon learns, however, that hunting a murderer who leaves headless corpses on the streets, paralleling the victims of the guillotine, is a task that will lead him to dark secrets and echoes from an even darker past.
Relatively Dead
Series: Relatively Dead Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
(5.00 from 1 review)
The New York Times bestseller from author Sheila Connolly!
Benny and the Bank Robber 2: Doctor Dad
Series: Benny and the Bank Robber, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,470. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Benny and his best friend Jason find themselves in the middle of a terrifying mystery while attending a private boys' school in Detroit. Gambling, extortion and attempted murder are all in the cards when Benny makes the mistake of trying to impress members of a secret society. Benny finds himself forced into a meeting with someone who may already have killed to enforce his will.
The Princess and the Pauper (The Fallen Ladies Society, Book 1)
Series: The Fallen Ladies Society. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 51,510. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Once upon a time, Grey Rees served--and loved--a beautiful princess. Now a famous, wealthy musician, his soul still burns for the princess who once ruled his heart and rejected him. When fate gives him the chance to make Emily Wright his servant, he seizes it. Now he is HER master. And he will finally wrest from her the power she still yields over him . . . But old passions are hard to tame.
After Fanny's Fall
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,590. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An unconventional mystery filled with humor and sprinkled with history. (St. Paul--1949): A boozing ex-pilot turned private eye, a baseball obsessed street cop, a tight-lipped newsstand proprietor, and a dandified police detective--as well as the downtown establishments, plus a group of quirky characters--all play a part in the investigation of a likeable prostitute's suicide...or...murder.
Eloisa's Adventure
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 74,330. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Eloisa is determined to go to her first ever ball, but Fate soon decides otherwise. When she is thrown into the arms of her reluctant host, Eloisa finds herself battling for survival in the draughty corridors of Mitchelham Castle where more than the ghosts go bump in the night. Simeon knows that to keep his captivating guest safe he has to keep her with him, but is she under more threat from him?
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.
Of War and Women
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,400. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sutherland Saga Part 2. When Lady Margaret Sutherland holds a farewell party on the eve of the Battle of Britain, deceitful events of that night will echo throughout World War II, thereby leading to heinous crimes that will change the lives of those present forever. In the end, not only will the Earldom of Winston be affected, but the course of the entire war will be irrevocably altered.
The Romance Reader
Series: An Arresting Woman. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: Australian English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Romance Reader, the first book in the An Arresting Woman series, introduces Lillian Armfield, Australia’s first policewoman, appointed by the New South Wales Parliament in 1915 to focus on the welfare of Sydney’s women and children. When she is called upon to search for the missing daughter of a prominent Rose Bay family, her theory on why women are led astray is put to the test.
Eloquence and Espionage
Series: The Lady Emily Capers. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 46,250. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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.
The Dark Side Of Glory
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The biographer of a highly decorated general learns that there is a hidden side to his life, involving a covered-up murder, a secret Japanese mistress, and an abandoned illegitimate daughter. As the story unfolds, it traces the general’s last command and the lives of its men, from its slow buildup to combat readiness, to its achieving fame in the Korean War.
Pennant Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,550. Language: American English. Published: August 28, 2014 by Mushroom Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
A mystery novel about the breaking of the color line in major league baseball in the mid-forties...