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Treasure Hunt in Tie Town
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 98,590. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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When an unhappy rancher finds a treasure map, it begins a search that changes his life and the life of everyone around him.
Ernestine
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Jack the Ripper - at last, the truth. Britain's most famous (or infamous) serial killer unmasked.
Greek Fire
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,170. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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When Bill Martin wins an auction on eBay, he gets more than he bargained for. He is surprised to receive not only the Graflex he bid on, but also a rare camera over one hundred years old and some old prints and plates. He soon becomes embroiled in a game of cat and mouse.
Repression
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,710. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
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London 1898. A woman walks the streets of Shoreditch carrying a secret that could get her killed. But how can she protect herself when she doesn't know what it is?
Shalaby and Fecklace Spend the Night in an Unnatural Manor
Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Shalaby W. Shalaby regards it as his civic duty to investigate the grave incident of the counterfeited ladies' hats. His companion, Byron Fecklace, inventor of the Gatling sword, does not consider the matter nearly so pressing. With the help of a dime novel and a dumb waiter, let us hope they can vanquish the diabolical spectre that awaits them in the UNNATURAL MANOR.
The English Gentleman
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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The Count of Samerand is investigating the disappearance of young William Bathurst, the son of a duke. At the same time Inspector James Wright is investigating the murder of a man with the same description as the young man. The victim is found in the slums of London, if it is the same man what was he doing in such a place dressed so humbly, and can the count find the truth.
Smoke-Filled Rooms: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 87,960. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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On the run after the assassination of Martin Luther King, Jr., Private Investigator Smokey Dalton has settled under an assumed name in Chicago. But history won’t leave him alone. His job in security at the Chicago Hilton places him in the center of the protests at the 1968 Democratic Convention. Worse, a killer works his South Side neighborhood. Smokey must take action, before he loses everything.
Days of Rage: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 6. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 111,960. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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When the landlord at one of Sturdy Investments’ South Side properties dies alone in his apartment, Smokey Dalton agrees to investigate. He finds old human bones in the basement, along with hints of more. As he and Laura, his girlfriend and Sturdy's CEO, dig deeper, they discover secrets that could threaten them, Sturdy, and one of Chicago’s greatest institutions. Secrets worth killing for.
A Sigh From The Woods
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,730. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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On the 2nd August 1100, William Rufus-King William II of England was shot by an arrow whilst hunting in the New Forest. History states that it was a hunting accident By Walter Tirel-but was it?
The Decrypter: Secret of the Lost Manuscript
Series: Calla Cress Thrillers, Book 1. Price: $4.63 USD. Words: 129,610. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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The secret of the manuscript is only the beginning . . . The truth could cost her life.
Clara's Wish
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,490. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2013 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Silence hangs in the air; a valuable diamond ring, taken from the skeletonized hand of a corpse lays untouched on the desk. Bergin Halverson wrestles with the ghosts of his past, his fears that have kept him silent for decades and the truth he knows must eventually be told. He is taken back to 1923 when Clara Lindgren makes a wish that will come true.
1906 - A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
Vanguard of Hope: Sapphire Brigade Book 1
Series: Sapphire Brigade, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Hope has a secret. Can she share it? Will she succumb to her passions? Or will her memories of the past extinguish her desires? Lisetville, 1890: Murders are committed; homes are burned; a vigilante brigade emerges to administer justice. Your heart will weep as you empathize with Hope's plight.
Falling From a Cloud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,970. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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A B-767 air disaster kills 196 people in the sand hills of central Nebraska. Jack Harper the NTSB investigator finds the cause but the Chairman of the NTSB refuses to divulge it. David Anderson an FAA Inspector of GNA Airlines barred from the investigation by government protocol discovers the real cause the major airlines and the FAA doesn't want anyone to know. Find out their dirty little secret.
Tinkers Creek
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,170. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
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Leo Marburg would trick and cheat and kill without hesitation to possess the entire valley. But Sten Petersen wouldn't budge. After Fran's letter, addressed "Judd Petersen, Lawman, Kansas", brought news that Sten had been shot in the back and nothing was being done to find his killer, she and Judd had to fight, kill or be killed, for the Petersen homestead on Tinkers Creek in the Rockies.
The Pinocchio Factor
Series: The Alexander Legacy, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,360. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2013 by Mary C. Findley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Oliver Twist takes up the tale of the company's adventures after "the Battle of the Bronze Cascade". Can he trust Spring-heeled Jack when so many strange things happen each time he comes around? Costume balls conceal more than the faces of the wealthy and powerful. Trevor Newsome disappears just days before the election but they can't search for him from the London Lockup.
The Fourth Horseman (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
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May 1144. Gareth and Gwen travel across the border into England on a diplomatic mission with Prince Hywel of Wales. When a murder case drops at their feet within moments of their arrival, they race to expose a plot that threatens not only their lives, but the life of the future King of England himself. The Fourth Horseman is the third Gareth and Gwen medieval mystery.
A Life of Death: 1
Series: A Life of Death, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 13,950. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Horror » Crime
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Homicide detective Alex Drummond is confronted with the past through his son’s innocent question. Alex’s tale of his troubled senior year unfolds revealing loss, drunken abuse, and mysterious visions of murder and demonic children. Is he going insane? With the help of his close friend Paige Kurtley, Alex must find the source of his misfortune and ensure his sanity.
All Things Unholy: An Ikaros Crux Case
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,090. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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It is the Fall of 1890, and there is a serial murderer on the loose in the sprawling Victorian city of Fabler. Ripping through the dark underbelly of the city, the killer leaves a trail of strange bodies with no discernible cause of death. The police are looking for a mortal. Ikaros Crux knows better.
Bright Night Past Yesterday: Book One of Forever Tomorrow, Volume One of The Book of Tomorrows
Series: The Book of Tomorrows. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 73,680. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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In 2190, a New America celebrates its first centennial, marking the time when a wandering rogue turned into a Prophet Warrior rebuilt the battle-scarred country on principles he found in the pages of The Book of Tomorrows, but a hereditary link to a young couple reveals a dark conspiracy that forces them on a fateful journey through the past to save their future tomorrow.