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A Knife in My Back
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,410. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Renaissance E-Books, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The female Nero Wolfe! The first outing of Amelia Winslow Brewster ("Amy" to her friends), the elephantine, cigar-smoking, blue-blooded genius of a detective, finds her in a battle of wits with an unknown killer who has neatly framed her nephew.
The Jenny
Price: $8.00 USD. Words: 111,660. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015 by Raven Publishing of Montana. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
In 1920, the novelty of Miss Merci Bruce’s World War I aircraft is overshadowed when her mechanic is found dead in Two Dot, MT, impaled by a German bayonet that pins a handwritten note to his chest. The son of a neighboring rancher is charged with the murder, and Merci’s brother, Spencer Bruce, and their father, T. C. Bruce must try to save the young man from prison—or worse, the hangman's noose.
Ordo Lupus and the Temple Gate
Series: Ordo Lupus and the Blood Moon Prophesy. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,700. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Why is a notorious religious cult of assassins keeping him alive? In this nail-biting suspense thriller, the hero's teenage daughter is taken in a blood-thirsty murder by a giant winged serpent; her body is left mysteriously shriveled and crushed. A former WWII MI6 agent, our anonymous hero is suspected of the crime by the police and his divorcing wife.
The Girl From Erskineville
Series: An Arresting Woman. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,200. Language: Australian English. Published: March 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Girl From Erskineville continues the story of Lillian Armfield, Australia’s first policewoman. When the corpse of a teenage girl is discovered in King’s Cross, Lillian puts her own life in danger to catch a killer and is forced to confront the complex questions of morality facing women in a society where the only choice is often no choice at all.
Hunter's Daughter
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,910. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Northern Quebec, 1964: Mountie Jack McLain, baffled by a series of unsolved murders, knows the latest case will make or break his career.
Just Deserts
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,650. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 1 review)
A Romance Novel In the tradition of Regency Romance, a fast and furious clean romance with mystery, confusion and clashing personalities. Double trouble plagues the baron when he seeks his fortune via the hand of the nabob’s daughter. Elizabeth Bailey is the author of historical fiction, including 18 romances for Harlequin Mills and Boon and the Lady Fan mystery series with Penguin’s Berkley Books
Undesired Duty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 71,490. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Undesired Duty, a novel, is about how the lives of commoners were affected by the decisions made by the gods, kings and heroes of Mahabharata. The unfolding story is about the people who lived simple lives that caused them to struggle between the duties imposed on them and the desires they longed to fulfill.
The Mystery of Pine Lake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,050. Language: English. Published: February 20, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Meredith McIntyre and her friend Jackie think they'll have a nice vacation up at Pine Lake Motel after graduation. When Meredith finds a human skull in the lake, it sets off a chain reaction leaving bodies behind.
The Romance Reader
Series: An Arresting Woman. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,690. Language: Australian English. Published: February 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Romance Reader, the first book in the An Arresting Woman series, introduces Lillian Armfield, Australia’s first policewoman, appointed by the New South Wales Parliament in 1915 to focus on the welfare of Sydney’s women and children. When she is called upon to search for the missing daughter of a prominent Rose Bay family, her theory on why women are led astray is put to the test.
Oak Island: The Knights of Oak: The Possible Fate of the Knights Templars After 1307
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Knights of Oak presents a theory concerning the fate of the Knights Templar after their initial arrest by the King of France, Philip IV in 1307. No one knows for certain what happened to the vast treasure that they had accumulated, including the Ark of the Covenant and the Holy Grail. One logical path that these treasures might have taken is to have ended up on Oak Island.
When Angels Cry
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,390. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Called back to her hometown on the Oregon Coast, Abigail Daniels struggles with the sudden death of her mother. The doctor calls the death a heart attack--but Abigail believes she was more likely frightened to death. Abigail delves into the town's secrets. The more she uncovers layers of possible murder suspects, could the motive for murder be buried treasure washed ashore 150 years earlier?
The Shore and Other Stories
Series: Pembroke Steel, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,910. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
The Great War is eight years past, but for dashing war hero Mitch Pembroke the Roaring Twenties is proving to hide many more dangers than he ever found in the skies of France. Wherever he travels, trouble seems to lie in wait for him. And this time his boxer-turned-bodyguard friend, Kit Moran, might not be able to get him out again.
The Lost Brother
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 79,120. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
November 1146. When an investigation murder uncovers treason at the highest levels of King Owain’s court, Gareth and Gwen must come to terms with unprecedented treachery—and a villain whose crimes can never be forgiven. The Lost Brother is the sixth Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mystery.
Liar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,360. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Inspired by a true story. Everyone wants to know what happened to Alice Louise who disappeared from the streets of Decatur, Alabama in 1954. Fear captures her family and friends. Alice would not just leave. Ben Slover has big plans for the mystery that shroud Decatur. He knows who took her and $20,000 will keep his mouth shut. But things don't go as Ben plans. Nor did he plan on SJ finding her
Lord Cavendish Returns
Series: The Cavendish Mysteries. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,470. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
He has to return to his childhood home to uncover the truth about his ancestry and prove the Cavendish brothers are liars. To find the register that proves his birth he has to enlist the help of the beautiful Arrabella. They are soon drawn into a series of frightening adventures that bring them together, however the truth of Harper's ancestry then tears them apart. Can future ever be theirs?
Hearts of Ice and Other Stories
Series: Pembroke Steel, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,030. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mitch Pembroke survived flying harrowing missions against the Germans during the Great War and now would like to spend his time tasting the excitement of the Roaring Twenties while avoiding the corner office in his father’s company, Pembroke Steel. Kit Moran is the boxer-turned-bodyguard hired to keep Mitch out of trouble. It’s a full time job, because where ever Mitch goes danger always follows.
Saga Di Lui
Price: $4.00 USD. Words: 133,490. Language: Italian. Published: January 31, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Nonfiction » Politics and Current Affairs » Terrorism
Romanzo di formazione, 140mila parole, è stato scritto da un perfido giornalista professionista politicamente molto scorretto e maschilista. L'assurdo e tragico legame d'amicizia profonda fin dall'infanzia tra un assassino terrorista rosso e Lui, un poeta idealista perduto tra amori, sogni, ricerca di verità. Sullo sfondo, la corruzione in Italia e nel mondo alla fine del secolo scorso. Come oggi.
The Will O Wisp
Series: Amazing Gracie Mysteries. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 55,930. Language: English. Published: January 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Gracie Evans is going to farm sit again. She invites Shana to come along to keep the girl out of trouble. Melinda Applegate invites herself along to keep both of them out of trouble. Millard Sokal shows up and appears to still be fond of Gracie. Shana unwisely takes up with a trouble family and the Indians moved. A fresh grave in Gracie's cemetery and a will o wisp spirit in the timber is scary.
History and Mystery, Oh My!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,540. Language: English. Published: January 19, 2015 by Mystery and Horror, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Step back in time with History and Mystery, Oh My! All the stories in this anthology are set at least fifty years before publication. Find out why Caruso's tailor could never claim the famous tenor as a client. Walk with Caravaggio under the dome of Santa Maria del Popolo. Learn why Flash Gordon stopped filming.Turn a page and lose yourself in Victorian London, or tangle with WWII spies.
The Ghost of Christmas Past
Series: The Star Elite. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 68,150. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rupert has to visit the ghost from his past and persuade her to make a trip to London to her uncle’s sickbed. However, he is not prepared for the love that lingers between him and the woman he should have married four years ago. Can he keep her out of danger while persuading her to take a chance on him for a second time? Or will the evil French spy, Jacques Fornier tear them apart forever?