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Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical

Along the Darksome Road
Price: $4.49 USD. Words: 61,780. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2018. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A girl purchases an antique childrens book with a persons name penciled inside the front cover. An innocent internet search for the name leads the girl and her family on a devastating journey back in time as article after article comes up detailing a young American college student's brutal murder along a well traveled road in the Swiss Alps.
The Mangle: A Sage Adair Historical Mystery of the Pacific Northwest
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,090. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
This fast-paced adventure mystery uses actual historical people and events taking place in Portland, Oregon at the beginning of the twentieth century. Details how the laundry women of that time triggered a change in the nation's laws and jurisprudence. Includes historical notes.
The Inexplicable Affair of the Mesmerising Russian Nobleman
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,710. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A comedy crime novel set in 1902, The Inexplicable Affair of the Mesmerising Russian Nobleman pokes outrageous fun at murder mysteries, heists and Edwardian England.
Alvin Fog, Texas Ranger
Series: Cap Fog. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 68,810. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2018 by Piccadilly. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Governor of Texas decided that only unconventional methods could cope with the malefactors who slipped through the meshes of the law and so was formed a select group of Texas Rangers. Picked for their courage, honesty and devotion to justice, they were known as Company Z. Non Texas Ranger, Alvin Fog son of legendary Dusty Fog had to prove he was worthy of his place in Company Z.
The Wolves of New York
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,390. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1881, New York City, and the word on the street pointed to the Wolves as the worst of the worst gangs. Their captured leader, an androgynous mastermind called Captain Molly, was sent to Sing Sing State Prison up the Hudson river, but made an astonishing escape. The frustrated police superintendent calls in private detective Joe Phenix to hunt the man down.
Duplicity
Series: Divine Club. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 66,820. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When a racehorse vanishes, Brianne and Gerrard must work together to prove their innocence. The stakes are high when someone tries to kill Gerrard and then Brianne. Can Gerrard persuade Brianne to trust him? Will trusting Brianne leave him facing prison for a crime he hasn't committed?
Blood Red
Series: Freddie and Kathy Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 97,870. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The color of passion is Blood Red. For Freddie Little, it's not only the color of the family heirloom ruby necklace, it's the color of his deep love for his wife, Kathy. When Kathy wears the gem to a party, relatives and friends see red, and one of them kills Freddie's father But Freddie doesn't want to investigate until the killer threatens and Freddie must fight for all he holds dear.
The Black Madonna
Price: Free! Words: 65,420. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A group known as The Order, under the protection of the Pope, has been watching Luci's family for many years waiting for the day that a diary written in the thirteenth century would be delivered to her family-a journal that contains a key to a lost codex-and they would do anything to get it.
An Act of Revenge
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,570. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Jake Prince investigates two mysteries; one is the murder of his mother and the second involving the development of a casino on tribal lands. He discovers that his two half-sisters are involved in both and that mysteries are connected. He ends up carrying out and act of revenge and in the process losses both his mentor and the love of his life. It takes a second act of revenge to change his life.
Joe Phenix, Private Detective
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,790. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
There was a suspicious death, a marriage proven to be a sham, a grave disturbed at midnight, and all before Detective Joe Phenix has even entered the case! Soon, in an underground New York City meeting place, an extensive criminal enterprise is revealed and infiltrated. And, the plot has only begun to unfold.
Tomb for an Eagle
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 103,150. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A man lies under the tawny earth, hands still clutching the knife that killed him. Thorfinn Sigurdarson, Earl of all Orkney and Caithness, has made a mistake, and he won’t let himself forget it. Now rumours have started in the Norse lands that he might be getting a second chance – but should he take it, when it means that dead men are walking?
Ghostly Endeavours
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 69,870. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The more time Perry spends at Camberwell, the more he begins to fear for Bettina's safety. Can he locate who is behind the ghostly goings on around her home, preferably before they succeed in dragging her over to the afterlife? More importantly, can he persuade Bettina that she is better off focusing on the living, him, rather than the dead?
Burden of Duty
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 91,440. Language: Canadian English. Published: October 11, 2018 by Laurel Highlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Tasked with discovering the killer of SS officers and their families across Germany in 1943, Captain Peter Stressler of the Kriminalpolizei navigates Nazi politics and his hatred of the Third Reich, to the ire of the Gestapo. With Gestapo goons breathing down his neck, he gets caught between doing his job and war. The case forces Peter to make choices that endanger himself and those he loves.
Death's Avenger (Volume 2 of The Malykant Mysteries)
Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Collected. Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 129,060. Language: British English. Published: October 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
To catch a killer, send a monster... But what if a monster isn’t enough? Pushed beyond his endurance, challenged beyond his sanity, at long last Death’s Avenger might need a little help... Konrad Savast returns for another chilling set of adventures in the second volume of the Malykant Mysteries.
Warm Hands Cold Heart
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 59,360. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Recently married and awaiting the birth of her first child, Margaret Davies takes a position at Wendall Hall, a privately funded charity for unwed, expectant women in a small town east of Edinburgh. Her Christmas preparations take an unexpected turn, however, when a body is discovered in a snowbank outside the Hall’s side door the day following a harrowing storm.
Fallen Hero
Series: A New Adventure Begins - Star Elite. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 67,750. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Elspeth, still reeling from the death of her only family, is terrified. Under threat from the lecherous local, she faces being thrown out of her home. She has no choice but to turn to Aaron for help. The dire situation Aaron finds Elspeth in leaves him with no alternative but to take matters into his own hands. Can he persuade her to take a chance on happy ever after?
The Curse of the Rainbow Serpent
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,410. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 14 Australia, October 1900 Amongst the mysterious Min Min lights and songlines harkening back to the Dreamtime, and five years after her step-aunt's death at Hanging Rock, the Countess believes that dark truths are being hidden. Can geography have memory? Does a place possess it's own supernatural spirit? Can a rock exert evil? And who will be its next victim?
Saving Eridu
Series: Worlds of Atlantis, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,380. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Mysterious symbols written in the blood of murder victims, a respected government official no longer in possession of his own will, a High Priest clever enough to work the political system and ruthless enough to dispatch anyone who gets in its way. The list of challenges facing Namzu, High Priest of Eridu, is as long as it is daunting. In the end, his very survival will be at stake.
Sacred Books & Sky Hooks
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,080. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
In Sacred Books & Sky Hooks, Paul Enns Wiebe has the audacity to wrap an investigation of three religious founders--Corky Ra, Joseph Smith, the Apostle Paul--within a literary/detective/romance novel and finds the three founders guilty of misrepresentation.
The Viking Prince
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 11. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,750. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
May 1148. With death stalking his every move, Godfrid must call upon new friends and old to find the killer--and with their help uncover a conspiracy stretching beyond Dublin's walls to every kingdom in Ireland. Join Godfrid the Dane for murder and mayhem in medieval Dublin in The Viking Prince, the 11th Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.

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