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A Mary MacDougall Mystery Duet
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,770. Language: English. Published: September 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The year is 1901 and Mary MacDougall has a rather improbable ambition—to become a consulting detective. With her nose in mystery novels, Mary MacDougall dreams of bringing villains to justice—despite the disapproval of her wealthy father and almost everyone she knows. A Mary MacDougall Duet includes the two novellas that recount her first two adventures.
The Adventure of the Beryl Anarchists - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,880. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A deeply distressed banker enters 221B Baker St. His safe has been robbed and he is certain that his motorcycle-riding sons have betrayed him. Highly incriminating and embarrassing records of the financial and personal affairs of England's nobility are now in the hands of blackmailers - the Beryl Anarchists they call themselves - all passionately involved in motorcycle riding and crime.
The Box of Cards - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,150. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Two teenagers, a brother and a sister from a strict religious family disappear. The parents are alarmed but Scotland Yard says they are just off sowing their wild oats. A horrific, gruesome package arrives in the post and it becomes clear that a terrible crime is in process. Sherlock Holmes is called in to help.
The Haunting of Donan Castle
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 95,400. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Lord Nicholas Carlyle loved his wife Isobel in life and in the after life. He dedicated his life to find out how and why she died. Set in the 1600's and in present day we uncover centuries old tales of love, lies and corruption. Was Lord Carlyle right and Isobel was murdered or was it suicide as it seems? Centuries later all will be revealed as the secrets of Donan Castle are unlocked.
The Silver Horse, Braised - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,550. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The greatest horse race of the century, with the best five-year-olds of England running against the best of America, will take place in a week at Epsom Downs. Millions have been bet on the winners. Owners, jockeys, and gamblers from across England arrive. So too do a host of colorful characters from the racetracks of America. Horses then vanish. A jockey is murdered. Sherlock Holmes is called.
The Three Rhodes Not Taken - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,170. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Holmes and Watson are in Oxford. There is suspicion that blackmail and murder could be involved in the awarding of the Rhodes scholarship. Only men are permitted to apply. Is that fair?
The Notable Bachelorette - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A snobbish and obnoxious nobleman enters 221B Baker Street demanding the help of Sherlock Holmes in finding his much younger wife – a beautiful and spirited American from the West.Three days later the wife is accused of a vile crime. Now she comes to Sherlock Holmes seeking his help to prove her innocence so she can avoid the gallows.Neither noble husband nor wife have been playing by the rules.
Mystery in the Roses
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,510. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is the story of two girls, Anne and Eloise, who are so interested in learning about the place where they grew up that they end up uncovering a secret otherwise lost in time. Each chapter will go deeper and deeper into a mystery nobody knew existed.
A Daughter's Doubt
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,240. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Just before Mary MacDougall leaves for a summer holiday on Mackinac Island, the young sleuth is hired to stop in a little town along the way and make inquiries. Did wealthy business owner Agnes Olcott really die there of cholera? Or were there darker doings in Dillmont? To complicate matters, the man Mary loves tags along on the busman's holiday.
The Devil Dogs of Belleau Wood
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 47,660. Language: American English. Published: August 30, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
THE DEVIL DOGS OF BELLEAU WOOD by Terrence McCauley. A prequel to SLOW BURN. All proceeds to benefit the Semper Fi Fund.
El espíritu del templario
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 35,650. Language: Spanish. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un Thriller atractivo sobre los secuestros y la mafia de las drogas, con y sobre los espíritus de los antiguos templarios y las acciones policiacas de los templarios modernos.
The Khamsin Curse
Price: Free! Words: 85,140. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
April 1900, Egypt. Watson and the Countess are recruited by Mycroft Holmes and enter a world of espionage, intrigue, and a race against time. The British Foreign Office is scrutinising every move as Major Nash goes undercover, Colonel Moriarty is en route to the Boer War, and Sebastian Moran is a gun-for-hire... Can our duo uncover all the schemes surrounded by mystical temples and ancient gods.
The Curse of Dr. Cagliari
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,520. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
February 1900, Venice. Watson & the Countess are investigating the curious death of a husband in a locked room, on his wedding night. Doctor Cagliari is assisting our two sleuths as Mardi Gras draws closer, madness mounts, and a hidden history of violence and suffering are revealed on the island-asylum... Can they solve this evil eye mystery or will they succumb to its power?
The Curse of Mont Saint Cloud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,860. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 9 in a series of chronological stand-alone plots. January 1900, the English Channel - a Voynich manuscript inspired mystery and a rogues' gallery of suspects. Dr Watson and the Countess are forced ashore at Mont Saint Cloud, where the island's reclusive owner - the enigmatic professor - dies. In Brittany, someone is also killing off members of Inspector de Guise's scandalous family.
Vengeful Legal Deal
Series: A Belgravia Antiques Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 126,840. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When psychic antiques dealer Michael Sheridan buys a Victorian photo album in auction, he doesn't expect to unearth a Pandora's Box of lies, deceit, and revenge. As fate would have it, the villain looking to settle the 130-year-old vengeful score through murder is closer than he thinks.
The Francis Bacon Mysteries: Books 1-3
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 288,790. Language: English. Published: August 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Francis Bacon reluctantly puts down his books to solve crimes in Elizabethan London, aided by Thomas Clarady, a privateer’s son who will do anything to climb into the ranks of the gentry — or up to a lady’s bedchamber.
Superfall ~ Stan Wade, LA PI ~ Book 3
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,940. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2016 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
In June 1959, America’s TV superhero took a bullet to the head in an apparent suicide. But was it? And is he really dead? Stan Wade, a Hollywood PI, sets out to uncover the secret and encounters a host of Mob and Soviet intrigue that threatens not only his life, but the future of the world.
Devil's Porridge
Series: The Kirsty Campbell Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 77,830. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Pioneering policewoman, Kirsty Campbell, teams up with Belgian refugee, Beatrice Jacobs who is on a spying mission for MI5. The feisty pair set out to protect a young munitionette who has witnessed the aftermath of a crime and they become embroiled with saboteurs, Irish revolutionaries, a German spy, and a killer without a conscience, in the midst of a World War 1 munitions factory.
The Great Theater Sting of 1895
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 81,310. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A late Nineteenth Century play is performed as a sting operation to solve a murder.
Bring Into Bondage
Series: Freddie and Kathy Mystery. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,230. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Kathy Briscow is summoned home by a mysterious telegram, she and her beau, Freddie Little, rush to her parents' farm. The farm has been repeatedly vandalized, with the attacks getting more and more serious. But even dark secrets, a frightened boy and angry townsfolk don't get Kathy and Freddie in the near the trouble as when Pa Briscow gets the shotgun out.