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The Silver Shawl: A Mrs. Meade Mystery
Series: The Mrs. Meade Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 16,060. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In a small town in turn-of-the-century Colorado, a young woman has disappeared. Was she kidnapped, or did she have a reason to flee? Mrs. Meade, a gentle but shrewd widow lady who lives across the hall in the girl's boarding-house, feels that there is something wrong with the story of her disappearance…but can she unravel the mystery before it is too late? Novelette, approx. 15,700 words.
The Manifest Destiny Network Chronicles, Book 2: Rise of the Regional Station
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Daniel has discovered who killed his parents. Although grateful, Daniel's grandmother wants no revenge and expects Daniel to seek clemency for her daughter's killers, thrusting Daniel into the awkward role of witness for the defense. At the same time, Daniel is anxious to show that his parents were not responsible for Luke Fisher's death which triggered the revenge killings.
Strangers' Journey (Путешествие посторонних)
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 118,140. Language: Russian. Published: September 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Mark is a radio presenter haunted by false memories of a war that never happened. The only person he tells about his "visions" is Eva, a bright young trainee. One day she disappears... Mарк одержим воспоминаниями о войне, которой не было. Единственный человек, которому он рассказывает о своих "видениях" - это Ева, молодая практикантка. Но она исчезает, и найти ее в мире Марка невозможно.
The Moon of Innocence
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Literary
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 29,130. Language: Russian. Published: September 19, 2012 by izdat-knigu.ru. Categories: 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.
The Devil's Grin
Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 55,050. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(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)
Series: Le indagini di Lady Costantine (Torino 1806), Book 1. Price: $3.41 USD. Words: 27,220. Language: Italian. Published: September 14, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 21,400. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012 by Elusive Blue Fiction. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 31,820. Language: English. Published: September 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
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
Price: Free! Words: 7,790. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012 by Sabledrake Enterprises. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Ancient, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(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
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,040. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2012. Categories: 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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 50,590. Language: French. Published: August 29, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Renaissance, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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
Price: $12.65 USD. Words: 29,900. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Inspirational
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 97,860. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012 by Morris Publishing Australia. Categories: 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
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 34,850. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
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
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. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 68,690. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
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
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,840. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2012. Categories: 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?
Newtonville
Price: $5.90 USD. Words: 140,510. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Shootings and a threat of war hangs over the isolated ficticious southeastern Oklahoma town of Newtonville. Follow the story of young Honey Rimeola, her family and her friends as they encounter crooked lawyers and mountain men as well as the revolutionaries trying to arm them.