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Hermitage, Wat and Some Murder or Other
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,030. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
No.4 in the interminable Chronicles of Brother Hermitage, Hermitage, Wat and Some Druids is medieval crime comedy with an international dimension. Compared to Douglas Adams and Monty Python and once accused of actually being Terry Pratchett, Howard of Warwick is "Hilarious", "Laugh out loud funny" and "Brilliant" 60,000 sales and 1,000 reviews are a testimony to something or other.
1920
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,320. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Captain Rider Garforth is traveling on the liner Imperator to New York in 1920, with the intention of visiting a renowned doctor in an attempt to be cured of his shell-shock.However, the bonhomie of the journey is shattered when a series of murders strikes terror into the hearts of the assembled cast. Rider soon realizes that, in order to solve the murders, he must pay a painful, personal price…
The Tapestry of Death
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
No. 3 in the increasingly numerous Chronicles of Brother Hermitage, The Tapestry of Death takes medieval crime comedy to new heights. Compared to Douglas Adams and Monty Python and once accused of being Terry Pratchett, Howard of Warwick has done for the medieval mystery genre. "Hilarious", "Laugh out loud funny" and "Brilliant" are several words. 60,000 sales and 1,000 reviews are numbers.
The Garderobe of Death
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The second in the possibly endless Chronicles of Brother Hermitage, The Garderobe of Death continues the tradition of combining medieval mystery with mirth and merriment. Described as "hilarious", "laugh out loud funny" and "brilliant" 11 volumes, 60,000 sales and 1000 reviews can't be wrong, well not all of them. "Like Pratchett does 1066". "Monty Python, Douglas Adams and Winnie the Pooh!"
Murder on the Titanic
Price: Free! Words: 116,640. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 1 review)
As the Titanic sinks, a notorious playboy aristocrat is murdered. Professor Axelson and his assistant Agnes question the survivors under hypnosis, revealing a dark conspiracy. The quest becomes a breakneck life-and-death chase across an ocean and two continents... ...and Agnes finds, as the whole world stands on the brink of war, that she alone has the power to save it. Or destroy it.
1888-The Ripper File
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,760. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
“Welcome to Jack the Ripper 101. My name is Dr. Teagan Faelynn. I know the true identity of history’s most notorious serial killer – because he came for me.” Join the Paranormal Institute for Research and Rescue.  And travel back in time to solve a centuries-old mystery – if you survive…
The Adventures of Viola Stewart #6: Tomorrow, When I Die
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A life is in danger. Is it part of another plot by the mysterious Men in Grey? Viola must find out the truth before it is too late. A knock on the door could change everything. It's all just a matter of time.
The Arrangement
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
The hardest part of his latest assignment is pretending he wants a wife. That is what he has to do to capture the Star Elite's traitor. What he doesn't expect is for Briony's help to be so invaluable he cannot face the prospect of letting her go when the assignment ends. He has no choice, though, when Sayers decides he wants her too. Can Kerrigan rescue her before Sayers claims another victim?
The Adventures of Viola Stewart #5: From the Depths
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Viola Stewart needs a holiday. But even at the beach… there are things afoot.
Deceptive Appearances
Series: Operation Quickline. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 61,250. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Drugs, secrets and old flames haunt secret agents Sid Hackbrin and Lisa Wycherly in their third adventure, as they're sent to Lisa's home town to find out who's selling secrets to the bad guys.
Breathe -John Lennon- Conspiracy To Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,410. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Is John Lennon Dead? Could the tragedy that took place on December 8, 1980 actually have been the one event in history that was truly a hoax? Maybe Mr. Lennon is the one rock star that is still walking among us.
Record of Blood (Ravenwood Mysteries #3)
Series: Ravenwood Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 125,790. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An honorable man with a bloody past he can only remember in part, and a woman dead in the eyes of the world, but all too alive. A confessed murderer, and a missing body lures Isobel Kingston into the night, but she finds far more than she bargains for on the foggy dunes. Ambushed and rendered unconscious, she wakes to find herself hog-tied, and at the mercy of brutal men.
Drowning in Deception
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,390. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2017 by World Castle Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In mid September of 1943, Detroit private detective Sam Flanagan is contacted by the husband of a woman who drowned in their backyard pool six weeks ago. Along with the Detroit Police Department, the Wayne County Coroner, Fergus Macgregor, is calling it “accidental”. And without any real evidence pointing in a different direction, that’s all they can do.
De goudtrein van Riese
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 87,200. Language: Dutch. Published: August 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
De goudtrein van Riese Maart 1943, Straatsburg Beruchte Nazi’s, industriëlen en wetenschappers, door Der Leiter verenigd in Organisation Übermensch, realiseren zich dat Hitler de oorlog zal gaan verliezen. De Führer is voor geen rede vatbaar en blijft materiaal en manschappen aan het Oostfront verspillen. Met het einde van het Derde Rijk in zicht start Der Leiter Operatie Pandora.
The Grab-A-Cab Murder
Series: The Mike Fargo Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,040. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The GRAB-A-CAB MURDER is the 7th entry in the Mike Fargo Mysteries series. It takes place in 1921 and is Fargo's first case after his promotion to detective. When Arthur Worthington, the owner of the Grab-a-Cab Company is murdered in one of his own cabs, Fargo finds himself with a mystery that grows more complex with each passing day. He must also decide just what kind of detective he wants to be.
The Last Speech
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 9. Price: $2.79 USD. Words: 84,100. 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 ...
London Spies
Series: Phyllis Bowden. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,200. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
London Spies is a book of historical fiction set in London, England at the end of World War II. Phyllis Bowden, a secretary at the American Embassy, is catapulted into the limelight when the Military Attache is arrested for espionage and her boss assumes the position. The arrest throws suspicion on everyone at the Embassy so Phyllis starts asking questions. Bombs, black-out balls and pink gin.
Spider Silk
Series: Keeper of Pleas, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,820. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Coroner Sévère has it all: a beautiful young wife, money, influence…and secrets. Not only is a disease slowly crippling him, but his wife, Olivia, is a former prostitute who once served the Chief Magistrate himself — a man with cruel appetites.
The Widow's Tale
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,810. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The descent into madness of a damaged soul set in 14th century Yorkshire.
"The Jamesons."
Price: Free! Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
The Jamesons, a middle-class Reno family, find themselves in a mystery of Native-American origins. One that puts the family in an unthinkable position for their home and an even more precious thing to them!