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Year of the Tiger
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,440. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A treasure cache buried by the Japanese military in Singapore during World War II is discovered releasing a deadly plaque. It is up now to investigators in Singapore to decipher a cryptic clue left behind with the treasure to halt this deadly plague.
Silent Destiny
Price: $6.95 USD. Words: 154,400. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Whitlands Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Emma Walters, a Canadian English Professor, learns she has inherited a Scottish Estate and has only two weeks to claim her legacy. On arriving in Edinburgh she learns the details of this previously unknown estate which has been in her family for hundreds of years. She also learns that she will inherit a 700-year-old mystery which many Scottish people are relying on her to solve!
Miss Nike Ajax
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 69,290. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Ruby Danes is on a cross-continent roll up to Denver where she finds her flimflam father murdered, east to St. Louis where she falls in with Danny Mint, a pickpocket who's just pinched a mystery brass key that sends the pair of all damn places to Norfolk - in '62 a town dead in the atomic crosshairs and with drug runners who want Ruby's secret.
The Astonishing Tales of Sherlock Holmes: The Shrieking Pits
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,960. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(5.00 from 1 review)
What appears a frivolous excursion into myth hunting takes on a different tone when Watson discovers encrypted notes from the Diogenes Club to Holmes. The World’s Greatest Detective is not hunting fairies, but on the trail of Viking silver and a daring heist.
Legends Can Be Murder: A Girl and Her Dog Cozy Mystery
Series: Charlie Parker New Mexico Mystery Series, Book 15. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,900. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Charlie and Drake take a job with Gold Trail Adventures in Skagway, Alaska, flying visitors by helicopter to remote cabin sites to try the outdoor lifestyle and look for gold. Before long, one guest finds a set of bones in an old mine, remains that date back decades. Swamped with present-day cases, the police chief tells Charlie she is free to investigate, but someone is determined to stop her.
The Mistletoe
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 63,150. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
England 1874…Marcus Brody is suddenly guardian to his recently deceased brother’s three little girls. Christmas is fast approaching and he needs help from the children’s maternal aunt, Lady Alyssa, who wants nothing to do with her nieces. But in soliciting her help, is Marcus unknowingly drawing her into a paranormal encounter with Spirits warning of mortal danger.
Captive Surrender
Series: The Star Elite. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,240. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
He claims to be an agent for His Majesty's government, but can he be believed? With the threat of losing her home hanging over her, can Prudence trust her unexpected captive to help them, and surrender to the desire neither of them can ignore?
Too Long To Die
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 109,740. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Set 30,000 years ago, Too Long To Die tells of a murder which tears apart the life of a people, revealing deep divisions within the Pescovari tribe. Only one man has the ability to solve the crime. Introducing Lonell, the world's first 'detective', the story unfolds against the harsh reality of early man's struggle for survival, whilst celebrating his ingenuity and resilience.
The Carlswick Affair
Series: The Carlswick Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 71,930. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Who do you trust when everyone around you has secrets? Stephanie Cooper's fateful meeting with James Knox, guitarist for indie band The Fury, in Carlswick village sets off an unforeseen chain of events. A family feud dating back to World War II threatens to keep them apart, but however great the danger Stephanie knows she must uncover the secrets hidden beneath the ancient roof of Knox Manor
Project Polina
Price: $8.48 USD. Words: 76,260. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2014 by New Haven Publishing Ltd. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
THe Russian FSB are looking for a rich oligarch's daughter, Polina. Close Protection Agents Brody McCaine and his partner Glen take the young girl on the run after an attack was made to her home. We follow the agents as they take Polina with them to Brody's girlfriends family and the race against time to find out what lies behind the attack, looking back to the Russian revolution in 1917.
Marley Was Dead: A Christmas Carol Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 60,600. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Walk the streets of old London just before Christmas with a retired police inspector haunted by the mysterious death of Jacob Marley. Meet the people he investigates, including Ebenezer Scrooge, Bob Cratchit, Fagin, and Bill Sikes.
Marriage Can Be Murder (Dr. Benjamin Bones Mysteries #1)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On the eve of World War II, Dr. Benjamin Bones is ordered to move to wild, beautiful Cornwall, trading his posh London office and stylish city life for the tiny village of Birdswing. Moments after his arrival, he and his wife are run down in the street. And while the villagers call his wife's death a blackout accident, Ben quickly deduces it was murder.
Murder Aboard the Titanic: A Mystery At Sea Short
Price: Free! Words: 13,420. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From award winning criminologist R. Barri Flowers and the bestselling author of Dark Streets of Whitechapel comes an enthralling new historical mystery at sea short, Murder Aboard the Titanic.
JFK: The Dead Witnesses
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,270. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the years following the assassination of President John F. Kennedy more than one hundred witnesses, investigators and other people linked to the ambush in Dealey Plaza have died. The majority have met their fate under extremely suspicious circumstances. Murders, mysterious accidents and "suicides" account for more than half of those who have died since that fateful day in 1963.
State Of Disarray
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,190. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
A whimsical murder mystery set within Northern California's 1941 State Of Jefferson secession movement. Augie Matayzel, a lovable but hapless character must clear himself of the murder of a Jefferson movement backer.
The Man in the Canary Waistcoat
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,430. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this new mystery, Constable Sam Plank suspects there may be a link between a suicide, an embezzler, an arsonist and a thief in Regency London. As his steadfast wife becomes involved in his investigations, and with a keen young police officer now under his command, Sam finds himself leading them all into a confrontation with some ruthless and brutal adversaries.
The American Deluge
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 115,770. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
It is a story of one man, who is spearheading subversion of our Constitutional system, destruction of our society, and our way of life. Ironically, he had been saved once by the very same people he is trying to destroy. In the end, he himself is just a puppet in a much larger game.
Harriett
Series: The Tipton Hollow Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 101,000. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The first meeting of the Tipton Hollow Psychic Circle doesn't go as planned, especially when one of their members ends up dead.It is love at first sight for Mark, but his courting of Harriett is hindered by a complex web of thefts, murders and lies.When Harriett begins to receive threats on her life, Mark faces a race against time to prove that there isn't such a thing as ghosts - or is there?
Le Dernier Pape et la Prophétie de Pierre
Price: $6.30 USD. Words: 92,950. Language: French. Published: October 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Le pape se meurt. Alors que les prétendants à sa succession intriguent dans les couloirs du Vatican, des meurtres rituels particulièrement sanglants profanent des lieux de culte. Il y a 2 000 ans, l'apôtre Saint Pierre lança sur Rome, lieu de son supplice, une malédiction qui semble prête à s'accomplir : une menace cosmique est sur le point d'anéantir le siège de la chrétienté.
Queen Isabeau's Book: an Edward Red Mage mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,960. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
All wizard-for-hire Edward Red Mage really wants is to tell fortunes and cast spells for the lower classes of Belcamp-a-Lyr. But when an attempt is made on the life of the King's Royal Wizard, Edward has to take his place. Can a common-born wizard protect a Queen from a conspiracy against the throne? And can he avoid the advances of a beautiful, but possibly murderous, circus performer?