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Speak Softly My Love
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 62,410. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
To fall in love is to be young again. To count the cost is to die a little bit inside. In Speak Softly My Love, Inspector Gilles Maintenon goes out for a quart of milk and stumbles across a dead man. The trouble is, when the dead get up and walk away. They have one too many missing-person reports, too many wives, girlfriends and other mysterious blondes.
When the Tide Turned
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 123,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
August 1976. Romney Marsh. A long hot summer. On the surface, all is well with Hazel Dawkins' life. The young lawyer, is happily absorbed in her baby daughter. However, no sooner has she agreed to return to work than she finds herself trapped in a web of crime and corruption: a web that draws upon dark forces from the past which return to destroy her and all she holds dear
The Android Who Knew Too Much
Series: The Android Who.... Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 48,080. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In the year 2035 Artificial Intelligence (AI) androids have finally arrived. Detective Eddie Fowler struggles to hunt down a stolen cargo container of state-of-the-art android parts. Publicist Cari Dunham is at first intrigued then alarmed by the abilities of her neighbor's new android. Together, they unravel a plot that presents humanity with a menacing new breed of crime.
I, Claudia (A Claudia Seferius Mystery, #1)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 80,200. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Claudia Seferius has successfully flattered her way into marriage with a wealthy Roman wine merchant. But when her secret gambling debts spiral, she hits on another resourceful way to make money - offering her “personal services” to high-ranking Roman Citizens. Unfortunately her clients are now turning up dead - the victims of a sadistic serial killer.
My Father the God
Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Historical » USA
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth?
Of War and Women
Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of the Battle of Britain a farewell party is held for the 93rd Squadron at Wharton Manor, and though World War II will subsequently intervene, events of that night will echo down through history, changing the lives of those present forever. Unfairly maligned, one woman will persevere, but for all her accomplishments, will Felicité succeed?
The Adventure of the Blue Belt Buckle - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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A young street urchin discovers a beautiful belt buckle under a bush in Hyde Park. He brings it to Sherlock Holmes. It leads to the murder of an American Indian artist and then the Crown Jewels themselves are at risk. Once again Sherlock Holmes must match wits with Professor Moriarty to prevent a monstrous crime from taking place.
The Man Who was Twisted but Hip - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is 1897 and France is torn apart by The Dreyfus Affair. Westminster needs help from Sherlock Holmes to make sure that the evil tide of anti-Semitism that has engulfed France will not spread. A young officer in the Foreign Office suddenly resigns from his post and enters the theater. His wife calls for help from Sherlock Holmes. He and his troop are off to Paris to help the Dreyfusards.
The Sign of the Third - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
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Fifteen hundred years ago the courageous Princess Hemamali smuggled the sacred tooth of the Buddha into Ceylon. Since that time it has never left the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, where it has been guarded and worshiped by the faithful. Now, for the first time, it is being brought to London to be part of a magnificent exhibit at the British Museum. But what if something were to happen to it?
A Sandal from East Anglia - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Archeological excavations at the ruined Abbey of St. Edmund unearth a sealed canister. In it is a document that could change the course of the British Empire and all of Christendom. Some evil young men are prepared to steal and murder to keep its contents from ever becoming known. A beautiful young nun, who bests Sherlock Holmes, is determined to use it to help the women of the world.
Those Who Fought for Us
Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of World War I, Elizabeth Turnberry and her friend Margaret MacCreedy meet fellow students Robert Sutherland and Alastair Stewart in a pub in Edinburgh. And, although the future seems bright, the outbreak of war in the summer of 1914 will destroy all their hopes and dreams. Is there hope at all for those who fought for us?
Murder in Grosvenor Square
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Captain Gabriel Lacey begins Spring 1818 preparing for a duel. But while he focuses on the affair of honor, darkness, greed, and death stalk the streets of London and bring tragedy to a family Lacey has grown close to. His investigation takes him to the squalid lanes of Seven Dials, and to molly houses that could spell ruin and possible hanging for those caught within.
Beatrice
Series: The Tipton Hollow Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,760. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The arrival of a mysterious plant brings Beatrice a series of events which leave her with more questions than answers. Luckily, Benedict Addison is on hand to help her, and the couple are soon drawn into a mystery which takes them on a dangerous journey of love and adventure. Can Ben persuade her that he isn't the ogre she thinks he is, and consider him to be her match made in heaven?
Begraven in het Verleden
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: Dutch. Published: April 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Historical » General
Skylar Dewitt is haar hele leven verstoten vanwege haar grootvaders bekende sympathie voor de Nazi’s. Nu is haar grootvaders lichaam gevonden in Nederland, in een gebied wat bekend staat als een executie veld van de Nazi’s. Skylar vliegt naar Nederland opzoek naar antwoorden omtrent haar grootvaders lot. Haar zoektocht leidt tot verloren familie, maar kan ze het mysterie ontrafelen?
The New Adventures of Lynn Lash
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Adventure » Action
One of Lester Dent's early characters returns in a collection of all new adventures authorized by the legendary creator's estate- The New Adventures of Lynn Lash from Pulp Obscura!
St. Louis Affair The Adventures of Herbert Falken
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,640. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a brutally murdered corpse is found along the Mississippi, Herbert Falken is called upon, once again, to hunt down another black-hearted monster. However, Falken's quest for the truth is confounded by a relentless all-powerful adversary--his own tortured soul.
When the Clocks Stopped – a time-slip mystery thriller
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"Dive into a dramatic double dimension when a modern woman's mysterious present slips into the turbulent smuggling past – the first supernatural mystery/thriller in the Mysterious Marsh Series set in Romney Marsh, England.
Fascinating Rhythm
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder and mayhem stalk the streets of 1920s New York City as Kathy Briscow and Freddie Little try to find out who killed Kathy's boss before the killer finds them.
Write Sorrow on the Bosom of the Earth
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,930. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is 1972 in southeastern Kentucky's coal country. Clay Dautry, a Los Angeles attorney, and Kentucky attorney Ellen Reames set out to solve two mysteries: how Ellen's client came to shoot a local restaurant owner, and why Clay's father shot a competing mine operator in 1929. Someone is killing to protect secrets hidden for forty years, and Clay and Ellen become targets of a deadly conspiracy.
Анатом
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 44,730. Language: Russian. Published: March 9, 2015 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Жестокое убийство молодой княжны Татьяны Мухиной, всколыхнуло задремавшее в своём благополучии высшее общество Петербурга девятнадцатого века. Но оно стало первым в последующей череде загадочных убийств. Дело вести поручили опытному сыщику, барону Обличу. Когда Обличу становятся известны некоторые тайные моменты из жизни жертв, мозаика начинает складываться в зловещий узор.