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Publish and Perish
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 94,560. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
Francis Bacon must stop the murder of London’s popular pamphleteers, but he and his intelligencers are being deceived — by their own desires.
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.
The Rise of The Fallen Empire
Price: Free! Words: 10,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a group of curious Archaeological students receive a text specified with co-ordinates, they immediately begin their own quest by following the trail, ultimately leading them into a trap; they stumble upon, what they think, is an age old buried scripture, but it doesn't stop there. Now they must dig deep to unravel the mystery, which would shake the entire Archaeological community of Baltimore
Benjamin Franklin and The Quaker Murders
Price: $5.50 USD. Words: 89,420. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2017 by Penmore Press LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Everyone in Philadelphia thinks Jacob Maul, the Quaker stonecutter, is a murderer. How could there be any doubt? In September of 1785, two women were found dead on his property—one of them in his bed—with bruise marks on their throats. The only person who comes to a different conclusion is the city’s most famous citizen, Benjamin Franklin.
A Touch of Native Color
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,410. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The name on his driver’s license is George Henry, but people call him Chief. He has the bloodline, the heritage, the native skills and no desire to live up to the name. Until the day he helped murder an innocent girl. A captivating story of murder on the Hood Canal. Historic details, lush landscape, a gypsy curse, and the cold killing of a young woman all come into play, woven like an indian rug
Tickling The Tiger
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,470. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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Another captivating pair of mystery and suspense stories from prize-winning author Joslyn 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
Taunting Her Killer - Book 3 in The Zane Brothers Detective Series
Series: Zane Brothers Detective. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 70,010. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
London, 1888…A clairvoyant envisions two men as potentially being Jack the Ripper. She hires The Zane Brothers Detective Agency to determine which man is threatening her. While investigating her case, the brothers are also searching for a missing woman. Oddly, the two cases intersect, making both cases mysteriously perplexing. And, Evan Zane finds the clairvoyant's niece equally mystifying.
The Bet
Series: To Honour A Wager. Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Five friends, Rufus, Elijah, Sam, Robard, and Myles place a bet to avoid marriage they all know they can win. But, when an accident draws Estelle into his life, Myles knows he has to protect her, and not just from his poor driving! They are thrown into a dark and dangerous world full of lies, subterfuge, and murder, which makes innocent local folklore something far more sinister.
The Worthy Soldier
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
May 1147. The Prince of Gwynedd has temporarily allied himself with King Cadell and his Norman relations in order to finally evict the hated Flemings from south Wales. But while the battle goes well, the celebratory feast afterwards does not, leaving Gareth and Gwen among the few left standing. And it is to them, as always, that the investigation falls and on whom peace in Wales may well depend.
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.
Menorah
Price: $7.60 USD. Words: 45,520. Language: Polish. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mocne wejście – wszystko zaczyna się bowiem od trzęsienia ziemi i pewnego dziennikarza imieniem Gero, który ląduje... w starym żydowskim grobie. Rozsypujący się pergamin znaleziony w kościstych szczątkach nieboszczyka rozpoczyna pełną przygód wyprawę w poszukiwaniu prawdy, która zawiedzie kilku głównych bohaterów do Wenecji, Watykanu, zamków nad Loarą, a także do Krakowa. Pomysł powieści jest bard
The Last Witnesses
Series: Freddie and Kathy Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,620. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
The exciting sequel to Bring Into Bondage. When Honoria Wentworth finds a body in her apartment Freddie Little and Kathy Briscow find themselves caught up in a deadly chase and conspiracy that, no matter how unbelievable, could get them all killed.
Haunted Portumna
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,430. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » Religion and Spirituality » Religious cults, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
What happened with part of boys from Portumna' Work House? Are the photos about them, killing in bloody rituals? Or maybe not? Do this WITH me, watch the photos, find the answer.
The Irrationalist: The Tragic Murder of René Descartes
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 129,880. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2017 by Open Books. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An historical murder mystery based on real events. Who would want to murder the world’s most famous philosopher? Turns out: nearly everyone.
Death Never Lets Go ~ An Ian McBriar Murder Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,780. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Terror grips the city…In a series of brutal murders, three young women have been killed on the subway, and panic spreads through the transit system. To make matters worse, one of the investigating detectives is considered a suspect. Detective Inspector Ian McBriar and his team need to track down the real killer before more lives are lost.
The Old Cape Hollywood Secret
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,980. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1947, Maggie Foster and her cousin, Gertie, leave Cape Cod for Hollywoodland in search of glamour and fame. One girl returns home and the other disappears. Present-day Nancy Caldwell travels to Hollywood, where she discovers the paths of Maggie and Gertie, but her curiosity gets her into trouble again. Along the way, a missing ring, a pearl-studded pouch, and a murderous secret are uncovered.
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…