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To Catch A Thief
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 82,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When Jeb is called home to catch a thief, he finds Sophia, who appears to have a lot to be afraid of. Drawn together through the deceit of others, can a future ever be theirs when lies begin to unravel and a killer is revealed in their midst? Or will Jeb's work for the Star Elite, work that he thought he had left behind in London, lead to a new set of dangers that threaten them both?
Literature Help: Dead End In Norvelt
Series: A Quick Guide · Study Gudes: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,250. Language: English. Published: April 22, 2016 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The book also won Scott O’Dell Award for Historical Fiction in 2012. One of the British reviewers called the book ‘rib-splitting.
Castle of Horror
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette - 15000 words. Colossus Films (of the novel Bride of the Rat-God) is shooting in Reno so Chrysanda Flamande's latest boyfriend can get a divorce. They share the sets - a supposedly haunted castle - with a black film company from Chicago, but Norah Blackstone is uneasy. Chrysanda's dogs can scent the supernatural, and Norah knows that something about the castle is very wrong.
Death on the Moon
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette of 12,000 words in the Benjamin January Free Man of Color historical mystery series. Rose Janvier is convinced that Professor Tixall's amazing telescope is a hoax, but when one of her servants sees one of the "Moon people" murder another, Rose knows a real murder has been done. But how does she bring justice for a crime done on another planet?
Prayers for the Dying
Series: Marshall House Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Dr. Peter Ainsley knew it was only a matter of time before London claims another murder victim, but this time the body is discovered tied to a lamppost four doors down from the house Ainsley shares with his sister and their bedridden father. The day the body is discovered, a maid of their house and Ainsley’s lover, Julia Kemp, fails to return home from errands in the city.
Dark Interlude
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 121,480. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A strange death … a deadly mission … a city on the brink … It is winter, 1918. Who says the war is over?
The Used Virgin: Argolicus Mystery (Argolicus Mysteries Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 9,180. Language: American English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
After Rome, before the Middle Ages, Italy belonged to the Ostrogoths. A corrupt governor. A young girl. An old man. Argolicus unravels the threads when he discovers his friend has been accused of raping a virgin.
Gaslight and Fog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,420. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1888. Whitechapel. A woman wakes in the streets of East London where Jack the Ripper prowls. She can’t remember who she is but knows she has awoken more than a century in the past. Inspector Abberline also wants to know who she is. As the grisly murders mount, she finds herself falling in love with him, but staying in his time could mean she will be the Ripper’s next victim.
Comedy Can Be Murder: An Aristophanes Murder-Comedy
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,830. Language: English. Published: March 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Athens 425 B.C.E. Up-and-coming comic playwright Aristophanes is accused of murdering his leading actor. With his one-liners and the strong arm of the leggy Lysistrata, he must solve the murder, dodge arrows, and produce the first known comic masterpiece -- against the backdrop of an absurd war.
A Republic of Shadows
Price: $4.25 USD. Words: 86,760. Language: English. Published: March 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When an art historian is murdered, Parker Chase is sent hurtling through Ireland to uncover the reason why one of England's most powerful organizations is willing to kill to keep their secrets buried. Alongside Ivy League historian Erika Carr, they race to stay ahead of the murderous government killers, and when the IRA shows up, they must decide who they can trust, and who who wants them dead.
The Dolocher
Price: Free! Words: 63,860. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Mystery Thriller Horror Novel. In 1788 the infamous Thomas Olocher is finally caught and sentenced to death for a heinous string of violent murders in Dublin. Women would soon walk the streets again without fear. But on the night before his execution, Olocher takes his own life, unleashing an even darker monster to lurk the streets in his stead. Witnesses can hardly describe the large black crea
Incident on the High Line
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,940. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016 by WDM Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
Pinkerton Agent Tom Easton guards the High Line, the narrow gauge railroad connecting the mining towns of the Colorado Rockies. When an unescorted young woman is taken hostage in an attempted train robbery, Tom’s skill is tested. Can he protect the young woman, save the payroll, and arrest the robbers, or will the bad guys win the day?
The War, The Bones and Dr. Cowie
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 97,370. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Far from the London Blitz, Marian Cowie is reluctantly resting in rural Aberdeenshire when a German ’plane crashes nearby. An airman goes missing, and old bones are revealed. Marian is sure she could solve the mystery if only the villagers would stop telling her useless stories – but then the crisis comes and Marian finds the stories may have a use after all.
OSVETNIK Greška gospodina S
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,160. Language: Serbian. Published: March 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Roman se bavi mogućim, ali ipak izmišljenim uzrokom ratova na Balkanu. Ovaj uzrok je uvijen u misteriju koja nameće neminovna pitanja o stvarnosti u kojoj živimo. Koliko uopšte znamo o našoj realnosti? Likovi ovog romana pod oreolom misterije natjerani su na neprekidno kretanje i akciju punu neizvjesnosti što je sve upotpunjeno vjernim opisima ljudi, njihovih psiholoških profila, i ponašanja.
Mediatores
Price: Free! Words: 84,890. Language: Russian. Published: March 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Рядовой директор средней школы внезапно обнаруживает у себя редкое психическое заболевание. Для его излечения он обращается к таинственному религиозному братству, которое, возможно, существует только в его воображении и нигде больше…
The Dust of Death
Series: The Cupid/Archer Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,840. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It should be happy days. It’s the Roaring Twenties and The Cupid/Archer Detective Agency is open for business. A little girl’s body is found in a shallow grave right in the middle of the city’s large park. A bungled investigation by the authorities may make it impossible to find the child’s true killer. There are more questions than answers to this baffling case.
Cupid's Archer (A Cupid/Archer Mystery Book 2)
Series: The Cupid/Archer Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It’s murder in the Roaring Twenties. It is the Jazz Age, and many feel America is going to hell in a hand basket. The good times are in high gear. But is it all a façade? A house of cards? Cupid’s Archer is the second book in the Cupid/Archer detective mystery series. Follow two sleuths as they set out to solve this whodunit mystery!
One Penny Surprise
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Caught alone with a dead body, Poppy has to run for her life. When someone disappears, Luke has to unravel the web of mysteries surrounding her to get to the truth. He quickly finds himself embroiled in a dangerous fight for life that could bring about his downfall. Will trusting Poppy prove to be the biggest mistake of his life, or can they have a future together after all?
Beastly House (A Cupid/Archer Mystery Book 1)
Series: The Cupid/Archer Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 28,470. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On the lavish estate of mogul Bernard Leigh, there lurks a secret. It is the Roaring Twenties, the Jazz Age. The war is over, and Leigh House, once a lavish, private home, is now a sanitarium for the wealthy. Florian Valentine Flix, a veteran of World War One, is one of the patients at this health-oriented resort. He has signed himself into this place by feigning illness. But why?
A Star in the Sky
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,860. Language: English. Published: February 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A murder mystery set among the glories of classical Mayan civilisation