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The Pictorial Adventure by Alice W. Ross
Series: Kiska Highland Adventure, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,990. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder and mystery follow a young girl on the adventure of a lifetime. Kiska McDervan has been looking forward to a summer of working on her art projects after high school graduation. But when her father receives a job offer in England, her life is suddenly turned upside down and she finds herself in the middle of a historical mystery.
Le notti buie dei Franchi by Duilio Chiarle
Price: $3.38 USD. Words: 62,640. Language: Italian. Published: August 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Anno Domini 781: nella cittá di Tours accadono misteriosi delitti.Qual è l'identità della prima vittima?Cosa si nasconde dietro agli omicidi?E chi è il misterioso investigatore?Una storia vera che sembra leggenda, con personaggi reali e una ambientazione accurata: il romanzo ha richiesto piú di due anni di lavoro e decine di volumi per la ricerca bibliografica necessaria.
The Case of the Reluctant Agent by Tracy Cooper-Posey
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,480. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
It is 1917 and the Great War rages. Mycroft Holmes suspect an agents in Constantinople and wants to send Sherlock Holmes to investigate. When Sherlock refuses, Mycroft is shot and left for dead forcing Sherlock to uncover the turncoat agent. Holmes’ reluctant return to the Near East provokes bitter sweet memories and breath-robbing surprises, while Holmes hunts for the agent.
The Possie from Texas by Olin Thompson
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 64,300. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2011 by Sam Warren. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The blood was everywhere. The man they hung for the murder escaped and went to Mexico. The young man who helped him was a stranger in town. How did all these things come together to solve one of the oddest things to ever happen in Sabana Pass? And how did the Marshal afford that brand new Duryea? Turn of the century is only a few years off and this is the most important case in this city's life.
Moonlit Days and Nights by D.H. Toole
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 121,620. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Canada
Crime Writers of Canada winner for best first novel. Welcome to Toronto in the naughty eighteen nineties with its glorious opera houses, sumptuous brothels, underworld gangs, and drugs galore. Follow the adventure of Reginald Ravencroft - the rustic dreamer from Balls Falls as he heads off to Toronto on a mission of revenge involving burglaries, kidnapping, murder and a good deal of shopping.
Too Long To Die by Pat Jackson
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Set 30,000 years ago, Too Long To Die tells of a murder which tears apart the life of a people, revealing deep divisions within the Pescovari tribe. Only one man has the ability to solve the crime. Introducing Lonell, the world's first 'detective', the story unfolds against the harsh reality of early man's struggle for survival, whilst celebrating his ingenuity and resilience.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Six by Kate Gray
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Augustus finds a very present reminder of his youth, which leads him to some startling conclusions.
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind) by Tom Rynard
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
Rage Begets Murder by Marshall Stein
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,940. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013 by Post Mortem Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Naomi was all too aware of 'Varsity Dance', the 1950s TV dance show that was a gold mine for everyone. She also knew its dark side: It was just a matter of time until there were murders, investigations, and great personal loss for Naomi. Enter the world of Rage Begets Murder where business, politics and crime intersect.
JFK: The Dead Witnesses by Craig Roberts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the years following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy more than one hundred witnesses, investigators and other people linked to the ambush in Dealey Plaza have died. The majority have met their fate under extremely suspicious circumstances. Murders, mysterious accidents and "suicides" account for more than half of those who have died since that fateful day in 1963.
Halifax Ghost Stories by Gerry MacPherson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Can we ever really know for sure that ghosts exist? There have been too many sightings and reports of ghostlike phenomena to be dismiss. Maritime Canada, famous for its folklore has no shortage of ghost stories.When reading these tales, keep in mind that folklore is most often passed down from generation to generation,Take these stories for what they are and enjoy them.
Degrees of Illusion by Alastair Scott
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 165,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Visionary & metaphysical
A car accident, two mysterious deaths - similar yet separated by a century - take Niall Fraser on a quest for answers…and ultimately to revelations more devastating that he could ever have imagined. Woven around true events and set in Greenland against a background of conflicts, this is a book about love, unrequited fatherhood and rites of passage for those who dare to embrace the unknown.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Three by Kate Gray
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,500. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Augustus and his new confidante, Constable Wright are tracking a murderer in this third installment of Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness. The next installment will be available March 7, 2014!
Now You See It by Dillon Blaine
Series: The Sword and the Spirit Adventures, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
A young boy's birthday celebration is joyously enhanced by the thrilling sleight-of-hand of a travelling magician. But, only hours later, the playful boy is missing, his mother is frantic, and Bertram, Gautier and Robert lend their aid. Meanwhile, a darkly cryptic stranger casts a malevolent shadow over the town. Danger and destruction hover over innocent and evil alike – but on whom will it fall?
The Plot Against Marlene Dietrich by Henry Mazel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette of mystery, romance, and German intrigue on the eve of World War II. Alex Rada is on the case again. This time determined to find the perpetrators of the final plot against the great Marlene Dietrich. Historical fiction woven against the background of race and ethnicity that evokes the gritty feel of 1930’s New York, and of romantic Hollywood.
The Mystery of the Five Oranges - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery by Craig Stephen Copland
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 39,560. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes teams up with the Royal Canadian Mounted Police and Anne of Green Gables to defeat the murderous Ku Klux Klan, rescue a young who has been kidnapped, and save a community from being destroyed.
Not in Time by Shawna Seed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Genevieve McKenna wants to right an old wrong: return a drawing the Nazis stole in Paris to its owners. But someone is determined to stop her. Is it Julien Brooks, who is shadowing her every move? And why does she keep having strange flashbacks to a place she’s never been? What she learns will reveal a heartbreaking story of doomed romance. It might also cost her and Julien their lives.
Royal Escape by Susan Froetschel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,560. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It’s not easy being a princess. In the mystery Royal Escape, a fictional British princess struggles to separate her children from a system that reinforces inequality. The monarchy is a royal trap, imposing lifelong limits on careers, activities and what one can say or do in public. To raise her children as independent individuals, Princess Elena must fend off paparazzi, staff and in-laws.
The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons - The Forces of Stones by Laura Joyce Moriarty
Series: The Secrets of Nine Irish Sons I, Book 3. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 163,450. Language: English. Published: October 10, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Love and hate emerge in unparalleled events as the O'Malleys are challenged by the darkest of evil forces known to humanity in this third book. The sons are besieged by unfolding mysteries of an amazing lineage of brave and noble ancestors beleaguered by mysticism, unusual religious beliefs, and unbridled determination to understand the true meaning of life.