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The Priests of Lagash
You set the price! Words: 66,530. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When one of the king's men is found murdered at the temple, the humble guard Ninurta must find the culprit. Or at least a convincing scapegoat. Before the king uses it as an excuse to seize the temple. But he soon finds himself enmeshed in the competing conspiracies for control of the city, and the fate of Lagash is in his hands.
9 Circles …judgement follows thereafter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,970. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Gluttony, greed, lust, anger, heresy, violence, fraud, treachery. We’re only human! “9 Circles” is one man’s quest to live a good life, in the face of its greatest temptations. Fleeing debt and a troubled wife in Victorian society London, he arrives in emergent New South Wales and is admitted as a barrister. His trials? Money troubles, a marriage too many, libel, murder and the wrong clients…
Kill by Cure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,360. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
‘Kill by Cure’ is a gripping story about a deadly and nefarious plot set in the past, present and future, a time hopping mystery adventure packed with war, conspiracy, betrayal, friendship, danger, excitement, rhymes, riddles and clues. Can you work out who’s behind it all before the characters do? Can you decide who the villains are before they are exposed? Special pre-order price.
The Professor
Price: Free! Words: 39,100. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016 by Roger Hayden. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Following the mysterious disappearance of her history professor, Nicole Costello discovers that her prestigious university is home to an elite secret society with questionable moral standards. Can Nicole crack the case of her missing professor and finish her thesis paper, or will Nicole herself crack under the pressure?
A Still and Bitter Grave
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,070. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
He’d dreamed of flying since childhood, and the dream had sustained him. But when that dream turned to a nightmare of a broken airplane smashing into rocks and water, he began to wonder if the dream was his own…or was it someone else’s memory? And if so, whose?
Vestigios
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,490. Language: Spanish. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Vestigios es una novela de misterio, con una búsqueda incansable de un padre desaparecido, con hechiceros, jesuitas protectores de arcanos inaccesibles, héroes de la historia y una cohorte de alquimistas capaces de cualquier cosa para conquistar la vida eterna porque para ellos: “La vida y la muerte son solo dos estaciones en un camino infinito”.
Merging Destiny
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 81,250. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sutherland Saga Part 6. When Elspeth Moorehead’s parents are killed in the Lockerbie bombing, Elspeth vows that she will someday avenge their horrendous murder. Her promise evolves into the quest of a lifetime, carrying her across continents and cultures, in the process subjecting her to numerous perilous obstacles. Spanning a quarter of a century, her exploits will change the world.
How Smoke Got Out of the Chimneys
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1840 London. Caroline, a.k.a. the infamous Smoke, is one of the older orphan in a gang of chimney sweeps; she lifts and lowers the four- and five-year-old sweeps up and down chimneys. But rumor is she's about to be sold to a brothel in Whitechapel. Can she get out of her gang in time?
Sherlock Holmes re-told in twenty-first century Easy-English 6-in-1 box set : The Blue Carbuncle, Silver Blaze, The Red-Headed League, The Engineer's Thumb, The Speckled Band, The Six Napoleons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 47,930. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Sherlock Holmes re-told in twenty-first century Easy-English  6-in-1 box set from international best-selling author Mark Williams. # 1 : The Blue Carbuncle # 2 : Silver Blaze # 3 : The Red-Headed League # 4 : The Engineer’s Thumb # 5 : The Speckled Band # 6 : The Six Napoleons
The Bogeyman Chronicles
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by ThunderPoint Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 14th Century Scotland, amidst the wars of independence, hatred, murder and betrayal are commonplace and ordinary people are driven to extraordinary lengths to survive, whilst those with power exercise it with cruel pleasure. From the horror of the times and the changing fortunes of the characters, the legend of the Bogeyman is born.
The Confessor
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 62,390. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Investigating the bow and arrow murder of Marko Dubzek at a naturist park just south of town presents Inspector Gilles Maintenon with a pretty pickle indeed. The eighth in Louis Shalako’s The Inspector Gilles Maintenon Mystery Series, this intriguing noir mystery will not disappoint.
Little Lost Girl
Price: Free! Words: 65,990. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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A little girl vanished 100 years ago. Her name was Sophie. Where did she go? An old house in Balmain. A portrait and perfume bottle hidden in a chimney. Unknown and untouched, while a century passed, their memory slowly fading. Glimpses of an eight year old girl and her school friend, missing, never found. The grief of those left behind, those who searched, those who yearned. Now a new search!
Невидимые
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: Russian. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1912 год. Российская империя. По ночам на улицы выходит странная банда. Что станет с тем, кто попробует их обнаружить?
孤独的女继承人
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,720. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: October 25, 2016 by Red Empress Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
不幸的是,他们都没有想到,一个专向有钱的女继承人下手的强盗,他盯上了夏洛特,期间,又有一位少女惨死在纳撒尼尔的马车上。
Book Of Hours: Unholy Error
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,220. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Religious
Brother Alphaios finds a mysterious parchment thrust into the Book of Hours. Upon learning its origin, he must save it from both the Catholic Church and its owner. His brothers are told their cloister is to be sold, their future uncertain. He meets a couple grappling with being driven from their home, and an ataxic young woman driven to create an enormous reproduction of Gustave Klimt’s Hope II.
The Mapmaker's Apprentice
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,360. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When an apprentice from the Mapmakers' Guild goes missing, Matt and India are employed to find him. Going undercover as a married couple, they discover that not everyone at the guild is what they seem. The 2nd book in the GLASS AND STEELE series brings danger as enemies draw near, sinister plots are uncovered, and magic links two powerful guilds.
The Extermination of Alice Jaques
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,070. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Laying in the centre of a room is the dead body of a beautiful woman. Beside her is the cold, corpse of a black cat. Every window and door of the old Victorian building on the ground floor is locked and barred from the inside. What happened? It was not suicide – it was murder! Based on Actual Events, can you solve the crime, and bring the killer to justice?
Nine Squares
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,520. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2016 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When Maize and her friend find a skeleton buried in the sand at the beach with a mysterious amulet wrapped around its fingers, she and Richard set out to solve a murder. But Richard soon finds himself following well-planted illusionary clues, and as he continues to investigate, a series of events shake the depths of his philosophical, religious and spiritual beliefs.
The Last Treasure of Ancient England
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 113,700. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Children’s books » Action & Adventure / Survival Stories
When Chester Bentley is bundled off to a remote boarding school in rural Devon he discovers the old house not only conceals a ghost, but also a dark secret and a string of intriguing riddles that will lead him and his new-found friends to resolve the greatest mystery in all English history
A Scandal Most Daring
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Tahlia is mugged, the last person she expects to come to her rescue is Connor Humphries. Connor is stunned to find her again and is determined to uncover the mysteries surrounding her, especially when someone tries to kill them. Is it Connor or Tahlia the killer wants dead? Either way, if Connor has any chance of keeping them alive he must first uncover all of Tahlia's secrets.

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