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The Dead Among Us
Series: Marshall House Mystery, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,460. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The newspapers call him The Surgeon, a killer targeting pauper children in Limehouse district leaving their bodies discarded in death as they were in life. Discouraged by the lack of physical clues Dr. Peter Ainsley joins Scotland Yard's Inspector Simms as he scours the city to learn where the children came from and how they fell into the clutches of one of London's worst criminal minds.
Lord Melvedere's Ghost
Series: The Star Elite, Book 4. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 81,210. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Cecily desperately needs help, and Jamie Calverton, Lord Melvedere is the only man she can turn to. With French guards determined to capture her, she has no alternative but to trust him. The endless corridors at Melvedere Manor are as confusing as the feelings its owner creates in her. She should be safe, but instead is faced with a shocking new adventure that makes her question everything.
His Lady Spy
Series: The Star Elite, Book 3. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 74,750. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Portia Tinsdale wants just one adventure in her life, but when she witnesses a brutal murder her life is turned upside down. He is certainly no knight in shining armour, but Archie is forced to step in and to prevent this intriguing young lady from becoming the killer’s next victim. He will keep her safe, even if he has to kidnap her, but this may be one kidnapee he may never want to release.
Socrates PI: 415 BC
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Socrates a detective in ancient Athens? When the holy statues of Athens, the herms, were castrated, Socrates was there. He would try to discover the perpetrators. Then, an adolescent boy was castrated; Socrates would know about it. Socrates, philosopher became Socrates, Private Investigator: Socrates PI.
“The Starets's Hunt”
Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: May 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
Wayne is a geek who turned to the small crime scene; selling stolen goods online and to pawn shops. He and his accomplices stumble into the wrong place to plunder at a Russian Orthodox Church when they run into a mystic figure from the days of Tsar Nicholas II. And now Wayne is also Rasputin's prey!
Alexandrian Saga (Books 1-3)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 275,910. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Alexandrian Saga (Books One, Two & Three). Book One - Fires of Alexandria Book Two - Heirs of Alexandria Book Three - Legacy of Alexandria
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episodes One Through Six, Complete
Series: Centennial Mysteries, 1-6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is the complete first volume of the Centennial Mysteries: Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episodes One through Six
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Six
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,400. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Augustus finds a very present reminder of his youth, which leads him to some startling conclusions.
Sob Sisters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Madison, Wisconsin, 1972—When Detective Hank Kaplan calls Valentina Wilson to a crime scene, she wonders why. She soon finds more questions than answers in a secret room belonging to a wealthy female philanthropist, whose brutal murder the police hastily cover up.
The Man in the Mask
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,150. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2014 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An A’lle Chronicles short mystery by the author of Backli’s Ford. To fulfill her sister’s dying wish, Violet takes the long, arduous journey to the far north, one step ahead of her larcenous uncle’s hired thugs. But when she finds herself in danger in the Yukon wilderness, she will trust her life to a strange man in a golden mask. A classic murder mystery that crosses pulp with steampunk
For Love’s Sake
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,600. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
For over a hundred years, New Orleanians have settled affairs of honor at Dueling Oaks in the City Park (formerly the Allard Plantation). In the early years, none dare refuse a challenge. It was the Code Duello. This changed after the city became American.
Wer von vorne sticht, kann kein Mörder sein
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,910. Language: German. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
68er Jahre – Justizkrimi, ein Roman aus der Zeit der großen Reformvorhaben des letzten Jahrhunderts im Bereich des Sexualstrafrechts inmitten von Wissenschaft, Lehre und Kriminalistik um einen stockkonservativen Rechtsprofessor sowie Politik, Wirtschaft, Libertinage und bürgerliche Ehrbarkeit, Mord oder Totschlag
The Tomb That Ruth Built (A Mickey Rawlings Mystery)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Sports
Utility infielder Mickey Rawlings has joined Babe Ruth on the 1923 Yankees and is looking forward to playing in his first World Series. But when the body of a murdered bootlegger is found buried in the team’s new stadium, Rawlings is called in to investigate. This is the seventh in Troy Soos's acclaimed Mickey Rawlings historical baseball mystery series.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episode Five
Series: Centennial Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: March 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Look for the conclusion of Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness on April 11, to be shortly followed by a compiled set of all the episodes for one low price!
Halifax Ghost Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,800. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Can we ever really know for sure that ghosts exist? There have been too many sightings and reports of ghostlike phenomena to be dismiss. Maritime Canada, famous for its folklore has no shortage of ghost stories.When reading these tales, keep in mind that folklore is most often passed down from generation to generation,Take these stories for what they are and enjoy them.
The Journey
Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 3 of the award-winning Kronberg thriller series. With her darkest nightmare come true and with an assassin following her every step, Anna Kronberg must hurry to find the true motivation behind Moriarty's plan to use disease as a weapon. Bit by bit, she and Sherlock Holmes unravel a spiderweb of crime, espionage, and bioterrorism that spreads across continents.
Pearl Harbor Blues
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It all began on December 7, 1941 at Pearl Harbor, Territory of Hawai’i--not only that the United States entered World War II, but a chain of events is set in motion that, fifty years later, becomes the setting for death. A family, a corporation, greed and power combine to reveal terrible secrets. Set on the island of O’ahu, a lush backdrop for heinous crime, a community icon dies.
L'énigme du vaisseau fantôme
Series: Le prévôt du Mont Saint Michel enquête..., 2. Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un beau matin brumeux, parait au pied du Mont Saint Michel une nef à l'aspect fantomatique. Elle finit par s'échouer dans la vase et les gens d'armes du prévôt sont requis pour aller l'inspecter. Commence une incroyable enquête.
Le secret du manuscrit perdu
Series: Le prévôt du Mont Saint Michel enquête..., 1. Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 31,900. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un certain frère Ascelin, prévôt de son état, va nous entraîner du Mont Saint Michel à Caen dans une première enquête. Investigations d’importance ! Un manuscrit précieux vient de disparaître, à peine achevé ! La reine Aliénor et l’abbé de Saint Michel du Mont sont éclaboussés par le scandale. (Ed. rev. et augm.)
Anna Märklin's Family Chronicles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Please note the glossary at front! A psychological mystery, set in Scandinavia. Young Anna is a very ordinary antihero who does nothing but watch when she is losing her father, her best friend and her job. But then she finds her grandmother's old notebooks, and once she has read the full story, she realizes that she has to take action.