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Taylor on Loan
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,300. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Taylor on Loan is told alternately by three protagonists—a British police officer, a Dutch investigator, and a forger’s girlfriend. Each struggles to stay alive as police and criminals hunt them across Europe, finally colliding in a shoot-out on the docks of Dover. It’s murder on everyone.
The Night Train
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,970. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Equal parts cool noir and punk rock fairy tale, The Strange Files of Modesty Brown is a Decopunk Mystery, a short novelette where Red Riding Hood wears Sam Spade’s trilby hat AND a femme fatale’s lipstick.
A Spinster's Awakening
Series: A New Adventure Begins - Star Elite. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 69,670. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Angus is a man living in the dark and dangerous world the Star Elite inhabit. There is no room for cake, matronly ladies or captivating females, but Angus ends up joining them in his quest to catch the mastermind behind a series of kidnaps. Unfortunately, he finds himself with more 'help' than he needs, and struggles to keep his hands off the woman he is supposed to be protecting.
The Girls Whispered Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,360. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The second book in the Izzy Walsh Mystery Series! Springtime is beautiful in the cozy town of Twin Oaks, nestled along the New England coastline. It’s 1954, and Izzy Walsh is at The Mariner’s Whisper, Twin Oaks’ most popular dinner club, for a girls’ night out. But the fun is short lived and the highballs run dry when the chef is found murdered the next morning...
Two Can Play
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Despite the warrior blood that courses through his veins from his American Indian and Celtic ancestors, Conaire Gray, a damaged former Recon Marine, has vowed he would never pick up a gun again. Now, eight years after making this pledge, and after the nightmares began, he must choose between breaking his solemn promise, or adding the death of a child to those he has already taken.
Marley's Second Chance
Price: $1.40 USD. Words: 70,550. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When an accident leaves Marley disfigured, all he wants to do is escape his life and live in solitude. The last thing he expects to happen is to meet Anna, who seems determined to bring light to his life, whether he wants it or not. In a village full of mysteries and secrets, can Anna and Marley discover who has been stealing and murdering - before one of them becomes the killer's next victim?
L'Undicesima Sibilla
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,040. Language: Italian. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Conoscete le leggende che circondano il Monte della Sibilla, il picco che si erge tra gli Appennini, al confine tra due regioni, Umbria e Marche? Secoli di ipotesi, descrizioni, racconti ed esplorazioni, per carpire il segreto nascosto all'interno della grotta posta sulla cima. Tutto il mistero, la fascinazione, il senso di sinistra realtà che ha avvolto questa leggenda per più di seicento anni.
Murder and Revolution
Price: Free! Words: 114,180. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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Murder at the Tsar’s private palace... and sinister monk Rasputin is a suspect. The Russian Revolution draws Professor Axelson and his assistant Agnes into a terrifying web of intrigue and violence. Fleeing for their lives amid the death throes of two vast, ancient empires, they face horrors beyond imagination. And in a far-flung corner of the world, they find the answer to their mystery.
Saving Grace
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 46,620. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2018 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Written by Hannah Howe, author of the Amazon #1 Sam Smith Mystery Series, Saving Grace, the courtroom drama of the year.
Kiss Me, I'm Gorgeous
Series: Castles in the Sky. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,130. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Don't miss this passionate short story based on the fairy tale THE FROG PRINCE - where the most beautiful woman in the kingdom has never been kissed ... so she sets out to seduce London's greatest rake.
Double Entendre
Series: Divine Club. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 65,280. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When dead bodies begin to appear, Daniel soon realises that his attempts to rescue the stunningly delightful Simone from the weather has placed her right in the heart of danger. One of the members is a killer, but which one? In their hunt for the murderer, Simone and Daniel find each other, but once the truth is revealed will a future together be possible?
Quest for a Father
Series: Adventurous Quests. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: British English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is the 6th book in the 'Adventurous Quests' series of thriller novels set in the world of the 1950s, when people hadn't quite recovered from the war and were on the brink of being plunged into a cold war stand-off with Russia. 'Quest for a Father' takes Clemency and Andrew to Spain, at a time when recovery from war was even slower, and there were secrets and dangers round every corner.
Dame Money (Lucien Caye New Orleans Private Eye Series Book 4)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,890. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The cases come quickly to New Orleans Private Eye Lucien Caye. 1. Catch a cat burglar too slick for the police to catch. 2. Look into the case of a dipso business man accused of murder. 3. Help a teary-eyed woman solve the murder of her uncle. 4. Take a pro-bono case of vandals terrorizing a nearby neighborhood. All this while juggling a home life that includes raising an 8-year old daughter...
Blackmail
Series: Ann's War Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,180. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2018 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Blackmail is book three in the Ann's War Mystery Series written by Hannah Howe, author of the Amazon #1 Sam Smith Mystery Series.
Malpractice
Series: Oliver Redcastle Historical Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 48,940. Language: English. Published: May 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Ex-Pinkerton and ex-Union army sharpshooter, Oliver Redcastle, must find a missing boy. His search takes him to the mean streets of Baltimore in 1884. Oliver confronts grave-robbers, mediums, unscrupulous physicians, a mad scientist and the "ghost of an old love." He even has to out shoot Annie Oakley,.
Hard Water
Series: Oliver Redcastle Historical Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 51,400. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's a scorching July in 1884. William Pinkerton has sent Oliver Redcastle to the Midwestern island paradise of Put-in-Bay. The assignment seems simple: capture a tight-rope walking train robber. But two beautiful women, a dangerous cult, and reminders of Oliver's Civil War past complicate the mission.
Death Magic
Price: Free! Words: 15,010. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
From author of the bestselling Thief Taker series London 1663. A murdered girl. An attic full of charms … Charlie Tuesday has a new case. A maid-servant has been brutally murdered, leaving an array of strange protectorates in her attic room. Stolen from her body was a silver thimble which no-one can explain how she came to have.
The Changeling Murders - Free Sneak Peak
Price: Free! Words: 8,580. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
FREE SAMPLE from bestselling author CS Quinn's latest book... Abduction. Murder. A conspiracy that could bring down the King. London, 1667: In the wake of the Great Fire, a new city has emerged from the flames. But amid the raucous festivities, an actress shows up dead, dressed in the clothes of a missing girl.
Sample Chapters Body in the Harbour
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It started out as a normal day for two young boys playing on the wharf before the Christmas break ended. Normal until they found the bludgeoned body of a young man washed up on the shore of Toronto Harbour on January 7, 1874.
Crimes prescrits
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: French. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
- Nouvelles - Cornouailles 1072 – Souabe 1754 – Paris 1795 – Lucerne 1824 Qui est vraiment le criminel ? Quand la fin justifie-t-elle les moyens ? Légitime défense, vengeance ou juste un crime ordinaire – le tout prescrit depuis longtemps...

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