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The Lion and Unicorn Quest
Series: Adventurous Quests, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 64,880. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Can people learn to leave the past behind them, and move on? Flora has tried hard to do this but her wartime past as a secret agent just won't let go of her. For a while it's as if the pieces from two jigsaw puzzles have got mixed up and will never be sorted out again.
A Death in Catte Street
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 62,600. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A young Geoffrey Chaucer notices three men in London who shouldn't be there. Two days later, one of them is found dead, without a mark on him, in the basement of a locked house. Curiosity and a sense of moral obligation prompt him to explore the incident. His fumbling investigations—while more basement deaths turn up—lead him to learn more about the history of England than he ever suspected.
The Fall
Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,660. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 2 of the award-winning Kronberg thriller series. Hiding from Scotland Yard and Sherlock Holmes, Dr Anna Kronberg leads an inconspicuous life far from London. Until the day she wakes up to a gun pressed against her temple.
Kentucky Feud
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 18,960. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
An unmarked grave and a headless corpse stir the embers of old hatreds in Elliot County, Kentucky, where outsider Deputy Maggie Higgins struggles to investigate her first murder case. Feuds are nothing new in Eastern Kentucky, but this long dormant conflict threatens to gain new life as Higgins uncovers a history of murder, torture, and bloodshed that spans generations.
Relazione Mortale: Un Poliziesco Storico Georgiano
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,620. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
Il diplomatico di carriera Alec Halsey è stato elevato al titolo di Marchese, un titolo che non desidera e che la Buona Società non ritiene che meriti: la sua amante ha deciso che dopotutto non lo vuole sposare ed il sospetto che abbia ucciso lui suo fratello continua a circolare nei salotti londinesi. Quindi, tornare a Londra dopo sette mesi di isolamento potrebbe essere un errore.
Moral Rat: The First Edition
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(3.00 from 1 review)
Alfie Roberts, The Rat Catcher makes a mistake on the job, he is afraid to tell the law firm owner(Harry Williams) because of his own pride to admit the mistake he made. Moral: Perfection can be found in all of us, but being human doesn't mean we are immortal from imperfections. Character List: - Mrs Smith, Law Firm Receptionist. - Harry William's, Law Firm Owner. - Alfie Roberts, Rat Catcher
Mary Clockwork
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,810. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mary Balfour is a precocious 13-year-old in Victorian London. In the mysterious absence of her parents, she's pretty much on her own. She wants Sherlock Holmes to train her as a consulting detective, but he turns her down, so she decides to get back at him. With the help of her servants and a group of less-than-respectable friends, she plans a crime that even he cannot solve.
Murder on the Salsette
Series: Dillman and Masefield novels, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,490. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Genevieve Masefield & George Porter Dillman find unusual travelers on the Salsette: two British men, traveling independently, who clearly dislike each other; an elderly Indian man whose powers of deduction may be based on more earthly techniques than his claimed mystical energy; and a young woman & her get involved in every bit of trouble aboard the Salsette - including murder!
Murder on the Marmora
Series: Dillman and Masefield novels, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,060. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
George Porter Dillman and Genevieve Masefield, new to the P&O shipping line, their new employers, are at first disappointed with the Marmora. When a dead body turns up, however, George and Genevieve know they've got their work cut out for them. Suspects abound, and on such a small ship keeping the demise of the poor victim a secret is proving tougher than they'd like.
Murder on the Caronia
Series: Dillman and Masefield novels, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
As Genevieve Masefield and George Porter Dillman prepare to embark on another Atlantic crossing aboard the Caronia, they encounter two men brandishing shotguns, herding a man and a woman aboard ship in shackles. Curious, the two detectives find that the young couple have been captured in New York by Scotland Yard and are being transported back to England to stand trial for murder.
Murder on the Minnesota
Series: Dillman and Masefield novels, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,930. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
George Porter Dillman and Genevieve Masefield temporarily join the Minnesota, a combination freighter and passenger ship owned by the Great Northern Steamship Company, as private detectives. After a fiery Catholic missionary is murdered in what proves to be the first in a series of crimes that will stretch them to their limit. Dillman and Genevieve have to use all their skills to combat danger.
Murder on the Mauretania
Series: Dillman and Masefield novels, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Posing as passengers on the maiden voyage of the Mauretania, George Porter Dillman and Genevieve Masefield endure a nightmare voyage. Dillman is instrumental in rescuing a crew member from being washed overboard but he is too late to save one of the First Class passengers from the same fate. The presence of 12 tons of gold bullion on board convince Dillman and Genevieve of premeditated murder...
Murder on the Lusitania
Series: Dillman and Masefield novels, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,110. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1907: George Porter Dillman sets sail from Liverpool on the Lusitania's maiden voyage. Hired to pose as a passenger, George is in fact a private detective for the Cunard Line. When an expensive piece of jewelry is reported stolen and a body is found, George works quickly to solve both crimes, makes an unusual friend, Genevieve Masefield, and uncovers secrets aboard the ship that prove explosive.
De Moord op Albert I
Series: Mysterieus België Series, Book 17. Price: $25.95 USD. Words: 8,580. Language: Dutch. Published: February 12, 2013 by De Scriptomanen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » History » Modern / 20th Century
De feiten rond het dodelijke ongeval van koning Albert I, in Marche-les-Dames, worden al sinds 1934 betwist. Heeft de koning zelfmoord gepleegd? Werd hij het slachtoffer van een passioneel drama? Van een politiek complot? Van een onevenwichtige? En werd er een ongeval geënsceneerd om de ware feiten te verhullen? Een moordspel op de "crime scene" zelf of in een locatie naar keuze, als moorddiner.
Vanguard of Hope: Sapphire Brigade Book 1
Series: Sapphire Brigade, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,070. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hope has a secret. Can she share it? Will she succumb to her passions? Or will her memories of the past extinguish her desires? Lisetville, 1890: Murders are committed; homes are burned; a vigilante brigade emerges to administer justice. Your heart will weep as you empathize with Hope's plight.
1906 - A Novel
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
For Sakina
Series: Novelettes, Book 4. Price: Free! Words: 8,670. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This story originally appeared in Midnight Times #23, Fall 2008. When Jared gets out of the army he discovers that his sister, his only remaining relative, has been missing for weeks. He teams up with her boyfriend and they follow her trail to the home of Jatarkah, a small-time, disreputable wizard, who seems to be responsible for the disappearance of other women as well.
Secrets and Sensibilities
Series: The Lady Emily Capers, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,670. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When art instructor Hannah Alexander agrees to accompany four of her students on a country house visit before Easter, she never dreams of entering into a dalliance with the owner David Tenant, the handsome new Earl of Brentfield. But one moment in his company and she’s in danger of losing her heart, and soon her very life. Previously published as A Dangerous Dalliance.
Flashback
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 68,430. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
One moment Digger Davis is a laid-back bar owner in Chapel Hill, NC, in 1977; the next, it's 1996 and he awakes in a psychiatric institution, unaware that nineteen years have passed. His only clue is a faded note: "Don't come back to Chapel Hill; you're wanted for murder." But he must return to prove his innocence to the world, and to himself
Ametropia
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 49,260. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A Japanese-American artist is found dead. It is up to the Black Dragon, at the request of the US President and the Emperor of Japan, to solve this murder. Another masterpiece written by Dov Silverman, winner of the Suntory Mystery Fiction Award