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A Convenient Solution
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Series: Jean Bellimont, Book 2. Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 65,310. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
France, 1308. Jean Bellimont is leading a quiet, contented life as scribe in the city of Troyes. When his Bishop is arrested on spurious charges and Pope Clement sends an envoy to investigate, King Philippe responds by dispatching two of his most trusted Knights. Within days, one of the Cardinals is murdered, and France teeters on the brink of open war with the Papacy.
Bring Me the Head of Anne Boleyn
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2012 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Before her twenty-fifth year, she was both a princess and a prisoner, a royal daughter and the daughter of a traitor. Now Elizabeth Tudor has become queen of England and, in her private moments, cannot quite believe she survived. She has to figure out how to rule, but first she must reclaim her past, and to do that, she must find the last thing her mother ever gave her.
The Private Wife of Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,400. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
"witty, competent, competitive, adventurous." Irene Adler, the only woman to have outwitted the world's greatest detective--reinvented as the leading lady of her own adventures--tangles again with the tantalized Sherlock Holmes. “The dashing heroine in Carole Nelson Douglas’s enchanting Victorian series [is] the only woman Sherlock Holmes admired and indeed she lives up to the honor."--PW
Revenge of the Barbary Ghost: A Lady Anne Mystery
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Series: Lady Anne Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 95,810. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2012 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Fans of the Lady Julia Grey mysteries by Deanna Raybourn will be equally compelled by these historical mysteries.
A Deadly Affection
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 153,670. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A young psychiatrist in 1907 New York fears she may have unwittingly provoked a patient to commit murder. "Captures the feel ... of [early] 20th-century New York in a deeply pleasing way. Strong prose and captivating characters ... pull the reader in to the very last page ... A whodunit full of dark secrets and fascinating intrigue." Kirkus, Starred Review
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Free Trade Consortium.
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Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,810. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
in this 12,000 word novelette Sherlock Holmes and Dr Watson investigate a gang of smugglers. They face danger and deplorable conditions in pursuit of those who flout the law and Her Majesty's Revenue Department.
Sea Of Darkness
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: January 6, 2012 by GoldportPress. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Henry the Navigator, Prince of Portugal, started the rush to discover new lands with his insatiable curiosity about navigation and ships. Would his curiosity be any less in solving a murder among his workmen, cartographers and learned men in his village of Sagres?
The Shadow of Isis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,280. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The history of the world has always been told in a prescribed course; with each great civilization leading to the next. The Babylonians...the Egyptians..the Greeks...the Romans—all leading to the modern world as we know it today. But what if the truth of our shared history was not as neat and tidy as the conventional wisdom would have us believe?
Inquisitor Blues
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Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 76,780. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2011 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Emotions unite; ideas divide. A maverick inquisitor finds what he wants is absolutely not what he needs.
Ben Bones and The Search for Paneta's Crown
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,940. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
Ben Bones, Genealogical Consultant, has been hired to find a missing family artifact, Paneta's Crown. Competition for The Crown is intense among the family members, and by the end of the book, Bones has been threatened, bribed, thrown into the ocean with hungry sharks, and witnesses a fatal accident (or was it a murder?). He does find The Crown, but the revelations will surprise you.
Greek Fire
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Price: $1.29 USD. Words: 98,170. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
When Bill Martin wins an auction on eBay, he gets more than he bargained for. He is surprised to receive not only the Graflex he bid on, but also a rare camera over one hundred years old and some old prints and plates. He soon becomes embroiled in a game of cat and mouse.
Eleventh Horse
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 88,240. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Ex Melbourne policeman and Maori War veteran Robin Cork returns home suffering from a serious wound and a case of war nerves. He stays at Gibsons Corner, a village that is a Pandora's box of a failed tavern robbery, two murders, a cattle stealing alliance and a missing grey gelding. While he struggles to close the box several local women speculate on his past and muse on his length of stay.
Panorama Beach Mysteries: The Best Devil Money Can Buy
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,260. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Tsunami Ridge Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
In 1967 Panorama Beach, is awash with dirty money: Developer money, drug money, vice money, and green Deputy Tommy “Mustang” Sawtell might just be the last untouched lawman in north Florida. But Mustang will be tested as he investigates his first suspicious death, a “floater” found in a pond under the Sky Bucket ride, from which the Deputy believes he fell, jumped – or was thrown.
Ernestine
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Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Jack the Ripper - at last, the truth. Britain's most famous (or infamous) serial killer unmasked.
Goodbye Beautiful Wing
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 382,340. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Goodbye Beautiful Wing is 95 percent incredible fact, a nine year story needing five percent fiction subbing for hidden 60-year-old 'secret reports', such as Charles Lindbergh's frank evaluation of SAC aircraft, the FBI investigation of the sabotaged Northrop Wing, the Army Air Force purchase of untested engines, Air-Force-trashing our Stealty-in-1948 bombers, invisible traitors at the top.
Echoes of the Storm
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,390. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Gone Feral Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
The storm took almost everything she had. Now a dead woman may take the rest. A widowed attorney, Mrs. Dash Gallagher, attempts to rise from the tides of the Great Hurricane of 1900 and make a life for herself and her adopted daughters. Dash’s world is destroyed again when another body washes up on shore. The body is not one of the storm dead, but a murder victim who had been her client.
The Blackwood Trilogy
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 201,900. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Jack Blackwood is a widower and a drunk. Ezra Miller is an ex-slave in a white man's world. Together, they run a detective agency in Washington DC. As the Civil War rages, they are involved in a series of cases that will change the very course of the war. This anthology collects all three adventures – At Harper’s Ferry, At Bull Run, and At Shiloh - at one low price.
At Shiloh
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Series: The Blackwood Trilogy, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Western
Jack Blackwood is a widower and a drunk. Ezra Miller is an ex-slave in a white man's world. Together, they run a detective agency in Washington DC. As the Civil War rages, they are involved in their most difficult case yet. A rebel officer has stolen a shipment of gold that will allow the Confederacy to fight on for years. Jack and Ezra put their very lives on the line to save the Union.
Mission Canyon Secrets
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 53,290. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nina leaves her former life and returns home to Mission Canyon in Santa Barbara, and her great-aunt Iris to create a new life. A legend describes an early priest with a lust for gold who betrays his church; and a loyal servant dies in his place. During a séance, Iris finds the secret of Mission Canyon; now old spirits are on the move and demand justice, but will it destroy the living?
To Know Who We Are
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 88,060. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.14 from 7 reviews)
After Grace's successful husband is killed in a hit and run accident, she uncovers his secret riches and a story going back to 1945. While trying to understand these discoveries she's visited by a number of strangers. Who can she trust and was the hit and run an accident?