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The Last Speech
Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 84,130. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
He stepped into view along the Tea House trail below the Berghof. The uniform was right. The cap was right. Sid could not see his face. A German Shepard bounced along beside him, into and out of the woods, the early November air crisp and clean, a smattering of snow filtering through the trees. Secretary Bormann stood with him ... as the crosshairs zeroed in. One more step ...
Smart Way to Die
Price: $2.49 USD. Words: 26,920. Language: British English. Published: June 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
David Good only went out to get his hair cut and to pick up a few from the local shops but, somehow or other, he’s finished up with a new case on his hands. A man he’d spoken to only once earlier that morning has turned up dead on a street pavement, seemingly the victim of a hit-and-run incident. But it doesn’t take Good long to find out there's a lot more to things than first appeared.
The Thirteenth Gate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,700. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Occult agent Lady Vivienne Cumberland tracks a demonic killer from the alleys of Whitechapel to the grit and glamor of Gilded Age New York. When an Egyptian amulet is stolen from the Museum of Natural History, Lady Vivienne realizes she faces an ancient evil. The key to stopping it is something called the Thirteenth Gate. But where is it? And more importantly, who will find it first?
The Puritan's Son
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,580. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
London 1713. A half mad preacher is stalking Cripplegate, violently accosting drinkers and whores alike. When the body of a young prostitute is found, suspicion naturally falls on him, but who is he? And why does Jonathan Wild, newly appointed thief taker, suspect there is more to it than meets the eye. As the murder count rises, Wild finds himself torn between the easy answer and the right one.
Whitewash in the Berkshires
Series: Double V Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,950. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Elmer and Juliet's fourth adventure in this cozy mystery series takes place in Hartford, Connecticut, and the Berkshires of western Massachusetts in the bleak midwinter of 1951. An incident from Juliet's past puts her on a blacklist. A priceless work of art brings her to a secret bunker. A kidnapping and a threat to her life result in a desperate chase.
لعنة الرسالة الخالدة
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 21,700. Language: Arabic. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
لم يكن مجرد حلم عابر راوده في خياله بل كان بمثابة الوحى الذى ألهمه إلى الحقيقة الغائبة وأنبهه إلى الرسالة الخالدة فلم يتوانى أن يلبي نداء المجهول الذى ناداه ومضى يعبر المحيطات والقارات ناشداً مبتغاه غير مبالى بالعقبات التى تواجهه أو اللعنة التى تطارده
Gray Gold
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,950. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It was 1943 in San Diego. Rationing was still new. Smuggling is something much older. Millions of people sought their fortunes in the wartime American west. Nicolas Guyon is among them. When a routine security job goes haywire, Nick must build a team from scratch to take on a powerful industrial giant. Luckily for him, there are scoundrels to spare on all sides of the booming black market world.
Servant of the Skull
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 105,910. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Each time a talented forensic anthropologist touches a skull she is pulled into the living past of the skull’s owner. And if the person died a violent death, she re-lives everything they went through in their last living moments.
The Girls' Weekend Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,680. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An oceanfront estate in the beautiful New England town of Twin Oaks is the ideal setting for a close-knit group of women to celebrate their annual girls’ weekend in 1953. But when murder interrupts the fun, Isabelle Walsh must rely on her keen intuition and quick wits to lead the investigation away from her innocent friend and toward the truth before the killer finds her first…
Reckless Desire
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Posing as Joe's intended wife is as ridiculous as accepting a Russian Count's hand in marriage. But if it proves to Joe that she isn't involved in any crime then Marguerite knows she must, especially when someone tries to kill her and Joe is the only person who can help her. Will Marguerite succeed in capturing her man, or will the Count's jealousy threaten any chance of a future together?
Killer in the Cloister
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,140. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's 1965, and tough to be conservative, even for a nun. Sister Francesca is sent from her small convent in upstate New York to a large university in the Bronx to study theology. She's ready for challenging studies; what she faces instead is a struggle with the changing Church, unexpected feelings for her colleagues, and involvement in the mysterious death of her new Superior.
Miravet - El Misterio del Manuscrito
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,430. Language: Spanish. Published: March 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Fantasy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un manuscrito viejo, misterioso, que puede cambiar la vida. Y así sucede, cambia la vida de una joven maestra de Barcelona.
Murder on the Titanic
Price: Free! Words: 134,280. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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As the Titanic sinks, an English playboy aristocrat is murdered. Professor Axelson and his assistant Agnes investigate - and discover a dark conspiracy among the most powerful nations on earth. The quest becomes a breakneck life-and-death chase across an ocean and two continents - and Agnes finds she has the power to save a world on the brink of war. Or to destroy it.
A Quest in Berlin
Series: Adventurous Quests. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 61,770. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is the 5th novel in the 'Quest' series of mystery / thrillers set in the world of the 1950s. 'A Quest in Berlin' plunges Andrew and Clemency into peril as they arrive in a city that still bears the scars of war and is now at the centre of the Cold War. It's a place and a situation in which they don't know who to trust.
The Spy Gate Liars - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,030. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Dr. Watson receives an urgent telegram telling him that Sherlock Holmes in lying in a hotel room in eastern France and near death. He immediately rushes to aid his dear friend, only to find that what began as a doctor’s house call has turned into yet another adventure as Sherlock Holmes races to keep an unknown ruthless murderer from dispatching yet another former German army officer.
The Glorious Yacht - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 23,140. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
THE GLORIOUS YACHT. On the night of April 12, 1912, off the coast of Newfoundland, one of the greatest disasters of all time took place – the Unsinkable Titanic struck an iceberg and sank with a horrendous loss of life. The news of the disaster leads Holmes and Watson to reminisce about one of their earliest adventures, sailing though a tempest of crime and deception.
Maddening Minx
Series: The Brambridge Novels, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 92,060. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Charged by Lord Granwich to shadow Mr. Khaffar, the recipient of information from the traitor Pedro Moreno, secretive Edward Fiske is not surprised when Mr. Khaffar comes after him with deadly intent; he has, after all, been the man’s accountant for the last year. But Edward certainly does not expect be rescued by the courtesan Celine, nor returned to the place where his heart originally froze...
The Reichenbach Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,920. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Switzerland, June 1900. Watson and the Countess make a pilgrimage to the beautiful and treacherous Reichenbach Falls. The joie de vivre of the Montgolfier enthusiasts is soon cut short by a series of suspicious ballooning accidents and perilous mishaps. With Dr Watson's new love affair, the Countess fears this case will be their 'final problem' in more ways than one.
The Styrian Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 82,230. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Styria, May 1900. An unchristened child, the villainous Baron Gruner, and ancient werewolves in the dark heart of Europe. Our two sleuths find themselves pitting their wits against an adversary with a taste for blood-sport. But how do they trap a creature that doesn’t exist? How do you kill a myth?
The Spirit of Solstice
Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,810. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Konrad Savast is the Malykant: foremost and most secret servant of the God of Death. His job? To track down the foulest of murderers and bring them to The Malykt's Justice. No mercy. No quarter. Solstice Eve, and Konrad is dragged from his bed to investigate the murder of a local wine merchant. The man's as dead as they come, but his spirit seems oddly unperturbed by his passing.

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