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The Incident: Lost in the Woods
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 36,680. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
The story of three brothers and how one brother's tragic mistake affected the other two. One was on the run from the law. The other two wanted to protect him, however, they had to take care of their families first. It was a journey from the swamplands of Louisiana to the "better life" in California.
Black Magic Woman
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,710. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter's favorite private investigator, has 48 hours to save his soul. To accomplish it, he must time-travel back to old New Orleans and seek the assistance of voodoo queen Madam Marie Laveau.
The Stolen Star
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 33,400. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It's 1901 and young sleuth Mary MacDougall tackles her second case--the theft of the Star of the North sapphire. As she hunts for the purloined gem, she must juggle affairs of the head and of the heart. In the end, the matter of the stolen Star comes down to the simplest of clues. While the matter of the man she loves couldn’t possibly be more complex.
Shattered Triangle
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,500. Language: English. Published: July 11, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Three friends, inseparable as children, take very different paths toward adulthood. In spite of the distances that emerge among them, they are thrust together by the tragedy of death. Each affected in different ways.
Codename: Spring-Heeled Jack
Price: Free! Words: 14,180. Language: Italian. Published: July 11, 2014 by DunwichEdizioni. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Una creatura terrorizza le notti londinesi, assalendo e deturpando inermi fanciulle. Non si tratta di un mostro ma di un ingegnoso atleta con un forte sdoppiamento della personalità. Un pazzo che oggi, 17 ottobre 1886, è fuggito dalla cella dove era rinchiuso.
The Misadventures of Chittles and Red Eye The Doom of Miss Castle
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,060. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A crazy detective story set in Victorian London that rocks with romance, bawdy people, vanishing people and a mystery that only the crazy team up of Chittles and Red Eye can solve.
Will the Real Carolyn Keene Please Stand Up
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,100. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
** Midwest Book Award Finalist ** Historical fiction about the creators and creation of Nancy Drew and the controversy that still surrounds the plucky, intelligent, resourceful, and famous girl sleuth we affectionately call Nancy .
Passing Storm
Series: The Sword and the Spirit Adventures, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,750. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
The threatening sky signals coming danger as a young boy is found dead at the pond’s edge. A terrible accident? What bizarre twist of a human mind is behind events? Will the grieving parents discover the truth they deserve? Bertram, Gautier, and Robert realize that all is not as it seems, including the fury of the passing storm. Passing Storm is Book II of The Sword and the Spirit Adventures.
Hidden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 91,720. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In a desperate attempt to secure a roof over her younger sister’s head, nineteen year old Allie Winthrop takes a job that no one else seemed too eager to apply for. The job is a maid position for a well to do family who had made a fortune in both the ranching and railroad industries. Her bosses, Mister and Misses Treadwell, aren’t exactly the friendliest of people.
The King of Britain's Head
Series: A Jake Savage Adventure. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,790. Language: British English. Published: June 26, 2014 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
For those who like their medieval mysteries spiced with fantasy. The demon Bifrons has told Master Roger of a plot to take the King of Britain’s head. Roger is worried about the safety of his king: Richard II. Should Roger believe Bifrons, or is the wily demon trying to trick him? It is up to Roger’s assistant, Jake Savage, to see through the mystery of the demon’s divination.
Daemons Within
Series: The Sword and the Spirit Adventures, Book 1. You set the price! Words: 20,160. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An up-and-coming scholar is abruptly accused of a heinous crime. A malevolent force manipulates the thoughts and actions of the fragile and frail. A young lady is lost in the dark haze of her own disturbed perceptions. Bertram, Gautier, and Robert face the vilest opponent imaginable: The deepest recesses of a tortured mind. Daemons Within is Book I of The Sword and the Spirit Adventures.
Voyage of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #6)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Aboard the Jörmungandr, Heron must flee the remnants of the Roman navy bent on revenge.
The Unlikely Spy
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,770. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
August 1146. Prince Hywel has invited all the bards and lords of Wales to a music festival. But with the highborn come the low: thieves, spies, and other hangers-on. When a murderer strikes as the festival starts, Gareth and Gwen are charged with discovering his identity—before the death of a peasant shakes the throne of a king. The Unlikely Spy is the fifth Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.
Krystalnætter
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 69,180. Language: Danish. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Historisk krimi som udspiller sig i Vendsyssel i tresserne. Krystalnatten i Berlin viser sig at skabe uventede dønninger tredive år senere. En tiårig dreng forsvinder fra sit hjem, og da politiet ikke kan opklare sagen, begiver hans bedste ven sig ud for at lede efter ham.
The Information Man
Price: Free! Words: 30,240. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
It's a normal day for information broker Rex Malin when he's asked to deal with a murder, and the missing fiancée of a leading Toronto citizen. With his friends' help, Rex unravels the two mysteries. But it's his memories of the Great War that connect best the eerie present circumstances: the murder, the missing fiancée, and the spectral wolves invading the city.
A Taste of Evil
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,270. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Alyson is on trial for her life for the murder of her fourth husband and she has many enemies.
The Lady Is Innocent
Series: The Star Elite, Book 5. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 75,740. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Florrie is caught with a bloodied knife in her hand. She is horrified when nobody believes her innocence, and is soon under investigation from the Star Elite, especially from one man they had nick-named Pie. He knows he has to fight to protect her, but has to face his demons in have a future with her. Can they uncover the truth before the murderer strikes again, this time with Florrie the victim?
Murder by Misrule
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 90,770. Language: English. Published: June 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Francis Bacon is charged with investigating the murder of a barrister at Gray's Inn. He recruits his unwanted student Thomas Clarady to do the tiresome legwork, chasing witnesses from Whitehall to the London streets. Everyone has something up his pinked and padded sleeve. Even the brilliant Bacon is at a loss — and in danger — until he sees through the disguises of the season of Misrule.
From There To Here
Price: Free! Words: 14,290. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
FBI agent Trace Nickels seeks revenge for the killing of his partner. Someone possesses nuclear briefcases and is trying to manipulate events in the US. Follow Agent Nickels personal trials as he helps the High-Tech Division of the FBI. Read how Trace and his fellow agents race against time to expose the criminal they know as The Doctor.
North Sea Cottage
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: British English. Published: June 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novella, set in Denmark in the period from 1943 to 2013. Tora Skammelsen is a young writer who borrows her aunt's cottage by the sea to get away from it all. The old stable catches fire, and in the ruins Tora finds what seems to be a human skeleton.