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The Old Balmain House
Series: Old Balmain House - Second Edition. Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sophie vanished - where did she go? For 100 years nobody knows. A photo of 8 year old Sophie and an antique perfume bottle are found in the fireplace of an old house. The story of a Balmain family over 170 years. At last the truth is discovered. Set around beautiful Sydney Harbour this is a story of this place and its people, it is an imagined history from early Australia to the present day
Murder on the Mullet Express
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 62,470. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017 by Mystery and Horror, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
It is 1926 and the Florida land boom is in full swing. Army Nurse Cornelia Pettijohn takes leave to travel south with her ancient uncle, who claims that he wants a warm winter home. When their car breaks down, they take the Mullet Express to Homosassa. When a passenger poisoned Uncle Percival's hidden agenda makes him the sheriff's prime suspect.
Absence of Fate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
As descendants of the Greek Gods, Dani and Galen must avoid assassins, assemble allies, learn the secrets of the Gods hidden throughout time, and follow clues hundreds of generations old. The closer they get to answers, the more danger they find themselves in. If they live through the danger, they will still have to work through obligations that require they live on separate continents.
The Old Balmain House
Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: Australian English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sophie vanished - where did she go? For 100 years nobody knows. A photo of 8 year old Sophie and an antique perfume bottle are found in the fireplace of an old house. The story of a Balmain family over 170 years. Finally they uncover what happened. Set around beautiful Sydney Harbour this is a story of this place and its people, an imagined history from early Australia to the present day
The Secret of Bramble Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,820. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In April 1946, Tessa Field returns to Bramble Hill in the quaint Cornish seaside town of Covington Haven, England, after learning of her aunt Emily Maxwell’s drowning in a boating accident. Through a series of eerie manifestations and unexplained mishaps, she senses an entity in the house is trying to make contact and reveal dark secrets, and she's convinced her aunt didn't die in an accident...
Death of a False Physician
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,580. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The dreadful day is approaching for the Napiers in Ballater: Hippolyta Napier’s mother is coming to stay. But Mrs. Fettes is not just in Aberdeenshire to visit her youngest daughter: she has other reasons, and one will draw the whole family in, with deadly results. This is the second in the Hippolyta Napier series based in Victorian Deeside.
A Knife in Darkness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The distant Scottish spa town of Ballater seems a world away from the stylish and familiar streets of Georgian Edinburgh, but recently married Hippolyta Napier is making a new life amidst its dark woods and pure, flowing waters. But suspicion, intrigue and death await both inside and outside her new home, and the forces of nature take few prisoners.
To Be Beside.
Price: Free! Words: 19,070. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The first book in the Sylvanus Kent series. The story is set in Brighton Sussex England in 1841.
Чёрный Помол: мистическая детективная сказка
You set the price! Words: 7,720. Language: Russian. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Данный малороссийский сказ собран по крупицам на основе архивных документов и повествований реально существовавших людей, пересказывавших эту историю в различных вариациях сюжета.
Sherlock Holmes on Cape Cod
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,590. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sherlock Holmes comes out of retirement in 1912 and travels to America to once again confront his arch rival Moriarty, who is poised to take over the United States, one piece at a time. As fishing with baited lines begins to give way to the age of steam powered trawlers dragging of the ocean bottom with massive nets, the Professor has plans of cornering the global fish market.
MH370 The Contact Code
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 17,340. Language: American English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
MH370 The Contact Code Ω131499111215225Ω "The blue ocean is the mirror of the infinite horizon, but not even one truth can compared with my universal heart. My dad is coming back one day in near future." Hurmey Maruka Missing flight MH370 remain mystery till today. One book to books, novel to novels, author to authors about missing MH370, today birth the new 'MH370 The Contact Code' for $8 USD
Lure of the Outlands
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Surviving multiple yellow fever epidemics in Memphis, a young man goes on to become a war hero of the Spanish-American war. However, is he a war hero or has his murderous past caught up with him? Battling malaria confuses his story, as he suffers fever-induced delusions. Follow along as an Army doctor travels to Memphis to try to discover the truth.
The Messiah Business
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,140. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
Con man Zalmon and his gang of grifters fleece followers of Jesus Christ in biblical Galilee…until Vashti, a beautiful face from the past, makes an offer they can’t refuse: unless the grifters kidnap an Apostle, their crimes will be exposed to Christ and his army of disciples.
Revealed in Mist
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 120,390. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
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Prue's job is to uncover secrets, but she hides a few of her own. Enquiry agent David solves problems for the ton, but knows he will never be one of them. Together, they must face the past to find their future.
How Smoke Delivered A Christmas Present
Series: Smoke. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2016 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
London, England. 1840. The former chimney sweep Caroline, a.k.a. the infamous Smoke, is trying to rescue homeless orphans from the streets. Three of her orphans have found a home with a wealthy mill-owner and his wife. The first night, all seems fine--but then the orphans disappear. Caroline breaks into the house, fearing the worst...
Little Lost Girl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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!
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.
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?