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The Moon of Innocence
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Moon of Innocence is a whodunit. It is a taut story of love, passion and death among the rural peasants of Catalonia in 1963. Readers have compared it to The Sorrows of Young Werther and Romeo and Juliet. The Moon of Innocence is a short novel with the impact of a grand tome.
Mysterious Old Castle
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: Russian. Published: September 19, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Исторический детектив из жизни дворян середины ХIХ века. Накануне Ивана Купалы в окрестностях села Березовка близ реки рыбаками найдены останки тела графа Плющина, хозяина старого замка, пропавшего без вести много лет назад.
Death in a High Place
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,700. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2012 by Brian Jackson. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
1921-- The War is over, alcohol is proscribed and women have the vote. Jane Blackthorn should be happy but the holidays are looming and the young widow has no desire to spend them with her matchmaking family. An invitation from an old college friends arrives to save her.
The Devil's Grin
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Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,060. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.67 from 6 reviews)
Book 1 of the award-winning Kronberg thriller series. Victorian London - a cesspool of crime and disease. Behind the facade of normalcy lurks a network of medical doctors with a monstrous goal…
Unico Indizio: un Filo d'Oro (le Indagini di Lady Costantine, Torino 1806)
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Series: Le indagini di Lady Costantine (Torino 1806), Book 1. Price: $3.78 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: Italian. Published: September 14, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Torino, 1806: il Piemonte è stato annesso all’Impero, unico territorio italiano a farne parte. Napoleone I è all’apice del potere. Torino è scossa da un’orrenda serie di delitti, opera apparente di uno squilibrato. Il Governatore non può permettere che l’ordine costituito venga minato ed ordina che il colpevole sia scovato a tutti i costi.
Shipwrecks in Sea Minor: 2 Tales of Shipwrecks and Survival
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Elusive Blue Fiction. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Two novelettes by Lisa Silverthorne: A young Irish woman's search for her missing sister leads her aboard the R.M.S. Titanic where she must outwit a kidnapper and survive the worst disaster in maritime history. Time eddies around Ireland’s coast, summoning ghosts as a grieving survivor of the Lusitania searches for comfort & direction. Will he find both in the woman he hires as his guide?
Spy Hunt in Dixie: Civil War Historical Fiction
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,820. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A retiring MI6 officer hits upon a clandestine ring hibernating in the upper echelons of the British Secret Service. Recognizing that he is under watch, and fearing for his own life, he resorts to unorthodox means. Zach Taylor, a Canadian Anglo-Saxon chauvinist, and a fellow combatant in the late WW I is his choice.
The Eye of Mammut
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Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
As spirit man, Aruk has been called upon to use his gifts to solve many problems. With guidance from the ancestors and the spirit world he has great wisdom and gives good advice. But the first true crime his tribe has ever encountered will put him -- put them all -- to the test.
The Mystery of the Silver Statue
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
    Follow the adventures of teen sleuths B.T. Stevens and Jimmy Martin as they solve what is actually a real-life mystery of Colonial History. B.T. struggles with a serious disability and learns to appreciate his own strengths through the adventure. This is an amazing story for young readers! It includes heroic deeds, the search for buried treasure, and lessons on overcoming real-life struggles.
Mes Murs Sont De Feu
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: French. Published: August 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
Madrid, 1584. D'ateliers en couvents, d'intrigues en processions, Timoteo découvre la capitale la plus puissante, la plus dévote et la plus sale de la chrétienté. Par son style brillamment anachronique, "Mes murs sont de feu" est un roman historique, drôle et sombre, sur l'art, la vie et les convictions intimes face à une société autoritaire et obsédée par sa propre rédemption.
Faith and Fate
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Price: $12.65 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is the story about YOU, YOU are the main character of Faith and Fate: You are involved in an adventure to discover the truth around Ingrid Manen and about the number of man. Will you finish this book and make this world a better place or will you just put it away and allow Anu, and what he stands for, the Old World Order, to rule the world as it has been done in history?
London Calling: A Susanna and the Spy Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Susanna Ward is engaged to the man she loves, Lord James Ravenwood. Britain's war with Napoleon still rages, and Susanna learns that James has secretly allowed himself to be drawn into a world of espionage and intrigue. To be with James, Susanna travels to London--and is soon caught up in a dangerous operation to uncover a ring of French spies and a traitor within the British War Office.
Calvus
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,860. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In modern day St Albans, England there is a grisly discovery in Verulamium Park and Australian DI Chris O’Rourke is the investigating officer.
Dead to Sin
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Nicholas Penn is summoned to gaol by a man accused of the rape and murder of young women. Reluctantly, Nicholas answers the call. The man was found with the last victim; his situation is desperate. Nicholas soon finds out how easily he has been duped. Torn between old loyalties and the need to find the truth, Nicholas promises to reveal the murderer, whoever they are, to stop the trail of death.
The Darlington Substitution
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Series: Deed Box of John H Watson, MD, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,200. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Mentioned in passing by Dr. Watson in his account of A Scandal in Bohemia, The Darlington Substitution is a tale of deceit, treachery, and murder most foul, set in the wild Border country of northern England. Holmes and Watson encounter a centuries-old legend which tells of the future extinction of an ancient noble family, and set themselves against one of the most ingenious and fiendish villains
Dawn of Betrayal
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,690. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On an open-ended assignment for one of Hollywood’s mainline studios Raymond James, private investigator, and his partner Miss Suzuki develop an understanding of the communist conspiracy plaguing America. Her experiences lead Miss Suzuki to predict the future capture of our country through promotion of a cult-of-personality figurehead fronting for a shadowy cabal of entrenched domestic enemies.
The Manifest Destiny Network Chronicles, Book 1: The Sister Diaries
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,840. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Daniel has begun a quest to discover who killed his parents in 2037, when he was ten. Denise, a friend of Daniel's mother, had been arrested, tried, and convicted. However, in 2052, Daniel receives a diary and an electronic letter from a just-deceased Denise claiming her innocence. Given Daniel's few accomplishments in life, can he possibly resolve this complex cold case?
The Seasons of Sam Rock
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,850. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
The Seasons of Sam Rock is a paranormal noir/horror novel with a wry sense of humor. In it, the 1940's Hollywood detective must find Summer Banning’s missing brother, solve Autumn Moran’s vicious murder and discover who's buried in an unmarked grave freshly dug in the back corner of an unkempt cemetery come winter.
Who Murdered Etienne Bastarache
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,140. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1730 Etienne Bastarache has many lifeskills for his duties as a soldier. But he had an ability to corrupt some of those who are closest to him. He is found dead of either suicide, as the priest believes, or murdered. His body has a bullet wound to the forehead, part of a rope hanging from a tree limb above him, and, a knife in his back and in his heart. New France's legal system is ill equipped.
Lamentations
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,660. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2012 by Mystic Mustangs Publishing. Category: Fiction » Literature » Literary
At the turn of the century, generations of families become intertwined in the Louisiana bayous and the curse of the women from Delphine manor. Illicit affairs and secretive friendships, alliances that lead to mysterious disappearances, the Delphine curse follows its victims spanning oceans and time. But is it truly the curse responsible for the murders, or are darker secrets hidden in the swamps?