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The Mystic
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 29,230. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Turn of the century London, a time of wonder. Harry Houdini and Sir Arthur Conan Doyle race against time to stop a serial killer before he kills again! This taut mystery leads us into the world of magic and ancient lore as we follow its twists and turns through a series of murders and baffling clues worthy of Conan Doyle's literary creation, the great detective, Sherlock Holmes!
The Adventures of Heron
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When the Magistrate of the Rhakotis District calls on Heron of Alexandria—the greatest inventor the city has ever known—to help him solve a series of crimes, he learns the unexpected value of the inventor's unique knowledge. Five Mysteries from Ancient Alexandria The Price of Numbers The Weight of Gold The Blood of the Gods The Virtues of Madness The Curse of the Gorgon
Love Is Not Proud
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,030. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2013 by eTreasures Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Love Is Not Proud is a suspense-filled historical romance and a murder mystery set in Renaissance Florence, Italy.
What the Silk Mercer's Daughter Saw
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 59,980. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2013 by Aster Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Poor William Halsey. An impoverished younger son, his one chance for riches - and to win the hand of the woman he loves - are dashed when his racehorse, The Miller of Dee, is found dead under mysterious circumstances. It's just the sort of case for Bow Street Runner Theo Bryght, who encounters not only dark passions and devastating secrets in this new mystery, but his own chance for love as well.
Pick-Off Play
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,290. Language: English. Published: June 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"Pick-Off Play" is a Mickey Rawlings historical baseball mystery story set in 1913.
The Curse of the Gorgon
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,280. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When the Magistrate of the Rhakotis District must solve a dubious crime involving a wretched family of Alexandrian nobility without the help of Heron—the greatest inventor the city has ever known—he learns the true horror of family curses.
The Gallows Bride
Series: The Cavendish Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 77,840. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Book Four of the Cavendish Mysteries She was framed for a murder she didn't commit, but Peter was unable to save Jemima from the gallows. He returns home to learn some shocking news that changes his life forever; and he finds himself undertaking a long journey to Padstow which results in a final confrontation with the smuggler responsible for sending her to gaol. Can Peter find happiness?
Beggar's Pardon: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,020. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Beggar's Pardon is the first novel length Lady Marmalade Mystery. Lady Marmalade is traveling up to Puddle's End to visit an old school friend, Florence Hudnall. She's heading up to share her famous marmalade recipe with her and to enjoy some much relaxed time.
A Case of Poisons: An Anthony Maxwell Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,370. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
In this first book in a new Victorian steampunk mystery series, private detective, Anthony Maxwell, and his two partners, Tobias and Scamp, have to solve a series of murders involving exotic poisons.
Murder at Eastern Columbia
Price: $3.98 USD. Words: 67,200. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
Los Angeles. 1931. James Murray, clerk in the Junior Boy's department at the swankest new department store downtown, suddenly finds himself trying to solve the murder of his best friend before time runs out. "Murder at Eastern Columbia" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two murders in two different versions of 1930s Los Angeles.
The Fourth Horseman (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,830. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
(5.00 from 1 review)
May 1144. Gareth and Gwen travel across the border into England on a diplomatic mission with Prince Hywel of Wales. When a murder case drops at their feet within moments of their arrival, they race to expose a plot that threatens not only their lives, but the life of the future King of England himself. The Fourth Horseman is the third Gareth and Gwen medieval mystery.
Decision of the Umpire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
"Decision of the Umpire" is a historical baseball mystery short story set in 1894.
La Marque du Lynx (Les Trois Âges - Volume 1)
Series: Les Trois Âges, Volume 1. Price: $6.49 USD. Words: 74,640. Language: French. Published: May 22, 2013 by Éditions Hélène Jacob. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Les Années folles battent leur plein sur la Riviera française, et rien ne laisse présager que la riche famille Leonardi, estimée de tous, devra bientôt affronter ses démons du passé, malgré elle. Car ils vont être accablés par le Lynx, un maître-chanteur pervers qui, derrière son anonymat, les pourchasse inlassablement. Sauront-ils le démasquer et l’empêcher de laisser encore une fois sa marque ?
Dead Silent
Series: Peter Ainsley Mystery, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,220. Language: English. Published: May 22, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
Peter Ainsley's mother, Lady Charlotte Marshall hasn't been seen or heard from in three days. While Inspector Simms of Scotland Yard is 'unofficially' investigating her disappearance, Ainsley and his sister, Margaret, are loathed to reveal knowledge of their mother's affair despite it being their best lead to her whereabouts.
Legacy of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #3)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,400. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The secrets of the pyramids have been lost for two thousand years, but Heron plans to build the largest pyramid the world has ever seen to fulfill Alexander the Great's legacy.
Relatively Dead
Series: Relatively Dead Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,340. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2013 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
The New York Times bestseller from author Sheila Connolly!
The Uninvited
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 96,380. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Kacey Miller is on the run. Stumbling upon a heinous crime scene one sleepless night, she is drawn into an investigation where both the suspects and investigators are tormented by bizarre, supernatural experiences. She must decipher her own visions and nightmares, which forces her to confront long-denied, deep-seated, and secretive guilts—as well as her own connection with the murderers.
Fellowship with Demons
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,220. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Edinburgh 1810: Charles Murray of Letho, a young gentleman of means, is in much demand: a rich widow, an old friend, and new military acquaintances all need his help. But when Henry Dundas, Viscount Melville, sends him an invitation, vanity and curiosity force him to accept – and straightaway he has to deal with murder.
It Happened Tomorrow
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 54,700. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On a visit to Australia, Mal, an arts reporter living in France, stumbles onto an art fraud case when she attends the opening of a major exhibition at a prestigious Sydney art gallery. There is something not quite right about the man who is presented as the high-profile French artist Denis Denarius.
Knight of Times
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,050. Language: American English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Special operatives Hugh Paine and Ram Joseph are tapped for a top-secret mission, the strangest one of their lives: rescue a VIP who’s been captured and tortured—and is hanging on a cross. Fighting for their lives and the safety of the VIP, the team members must decide who returns to their own reality and who stays behind. Their decision will change their own lives and the course of human history.