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The Magician's Grift
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,490. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2017 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Even before the stock market crash of 1929, Eliza lives in a world of secrets as a legal secretary to a wizened old lawyer in downtown Minneapolis, Minnesota. If she admits that she’s practically engaged to be married, she’ll lose her job.
1967: Accidental Hippie in a 2+2
Series: Riversitting, Part One. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 76,750. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
In 1967, three vans and two cars full of teenagers come to San Francisco from around the country to the Summer of Love. They gather at the Embarcadero in celebration of their freedom; soon they will cross the city to join in the Gathering of the Tribes. Unbeknownst to them, four of their number are beginning the hunt for the resolution of a mystery a century in the making.
The Case of The Clerical Cadaver
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,330. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage are remorseless. Medieval Crime Comedy with 60,000 sales and 1,000 reviews must be doing something or other. Brother Hermitage chases the greatest secret of 11th Century England which does its best to get away. A lost monastery, strange monks and death by sundial. Intriguing, isn't it?
Once Upon a Page
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,460. Language: English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a dead body appears in the Earl of Wickshire’s drawing room, Samuel and Penelope have no choice but to trust each other with their secrets if they are to find the killer before it’s too late. But ten years is a long time to collect secrets.
Hope's Secret
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
With the niggling memories plaguing his every waking moment, Brandon has to do some investigative work to find out just what secrets Hope is hiding. Is he ready for the truth when it is revealed? When the truth does come about, is he too late to do anything to stop a killer robbing him of any chance of happiness? More importantly, will the Star Elite's greatest enemy evade capture once more?
The Scent of Death
Series: The Nemesis. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,610. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is 1932. In a remote Asian kingdom, an American envoy has vanished. In Washington, D.C., a bureaucrat suddenly dies in his office. And the Imperial Japanese army has invaded China. One man believes these events are related. One man can stop the horror of a 500-year-old murder weapon. One man--who is not about to allow being dead to stand in his way.
Good for What Ails You
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Ben Keck and his girlfriend Anna seek for answers when a friend drops dead during a speakeasy raid in 1920s Big Grove, Illinois. Did Carley consume toxic bootleg liquor or was she deliberately poisoned by someone else?
A Death In Passing
Series: Aung and Yamin Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,500. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017 by Twisted Root Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
At an ancient spirit festival someone kills the most powerful spirit dancer in all of Burma. Aung, the singer of the king’s royal puppet troupe, and the mischievous, living puppet, Yamin, must weed through too many suspects to find the killer. But in a land of living spirits failure not only means the wrong person pays the price,but years of bad luck for all in attendance.
Hermitage, Wat and Some Nuns
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,800. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage are getting as long as the middle ages. Volume 6 sees the most medieval detective out of his depth in Shrewsbury of all places. A town where there is surely no work for a detective monk. 67 years before someone called Cadfael started bothering the place, there is a death. And Hermitage, Wat and Cwen must investigate. 60,000 readers can't all be wrong. Can they?
Hermitage, Wat and Some Druids
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,510. Language: English. Published: September 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Volumes of Medieval Crime Comedy continue to pour forth. Number 5 in an ever increasing series sees Brother Hermitage dealing with Druids. With all the usual characters and situations, and several much more unusual ones, Hermitage, Wat and Some Druids continues to do for the medieval crime genre. One of the most popular of the Chronicles of Brother Hermitage, "Druids" is not for the faint humoured
Death on the Lips
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,670. Language: British English. Published: September 6, 2017 by Alt Hist Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A Medieval Mystery where Magic and Demons are Real! The Countess of Suffolk lies dead in her own bedchamber. Her body has been horribly mutilated. Clearly a case of a demon attack according to her chamberlain. The alchemist she retained has fled the house—and surely he must be to blame? But when Jake finds a pot of lip paint and a tally stick other possibilities emerge.
The Magician's Diary
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,190. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2017 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
India and Matt thought all their problems would come to an end once they found Chronos. But the watch magician brings with him as many questions as answers, and a load of trouble.
Hermitage, Wat and Some Murder or Other
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,030. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
No.4 in the interminable Chronicles of Brother Hermitage, Hermitage, Wat and Some Druids is medieval crime comedy with an international dimension. Compared to Douglas Adams and Monty Python and once accused of actually being Terry Pratchett, Howard of Warwick is "Hilarious", "Laugh out loud funny" and "Brilliant" 60,000 sales and 1,000 reviews are a testimony to something or other.
1920
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,320. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Captain Rider Garforth is traveling on the liner Imperator to New York in 1920, with the intention of visiting a renowned doctor in an attempt to be cured of his shell-shock.However, the bonhomie of the journey is shattered when a series of murders strikes terror into the hearts of the assembled cast. Rider soon realizes that, in order to solve the murders, he must pay a painful, personal price…
The Tapestry of Death
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 88,110. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
No. 3 in the increasingly numerous Chronicles of Brother Hermitage, The Tapestry of Death takes medieval crime comedy to new heights. Compared to Douglas Adams and Monty Python and once accused of being Terry Pratchett, Howard of Warwick has done for the medieval mystery genre. "Hilarious", "Laugh out loud funny" and "Brilliant" are several words. 60,000 sales and 1,000 reviews are numbers.
The Garderobe of Death
Series: The Chronicles of Brother Hermitage. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,030. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
The second in the possibly endless Chronicles of Brother Hermitage, The Garderobe of Death continues the tradition of combining medieval mystery with mirth and merriment. Described as "hilarious", "laugh out loud funny" and "brilliant" 11 volumes, 60,000 sales and 1000 reviews can't be wrong, well not all of them. "Like Pratchett does 1066". "Monty Python, Douglas Adams and Winnie the Pooh!"
Murder on the Titanic
Price: Free! Words: 116,640. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
As the Titanic sinks, a notorious playboy aristocrat is murdered. Professor Axelson and his assistant Agnes question the survivors under hypnosis, revealing a dark conspiracy. The quest becomes a breakneck life-and-death chase across an ocean and two continents... ...and Agnes finds, as the whole world stands on the brink of war, that she alone has the power to save it. Or destroy it.
The Adventures of Viola Stewart #6: Tomorrow, When I Die
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,480. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A life is in danger. Is it part of another plot by the mysterious Men in Grey? Viola must find out the truth before it is too late. A knock on the door could change everything. It's all just a matter of time.
The Arrangement
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
The hardest part of his latest assignment is pretending he wants a wife. That is what he has to do to capture the Star Elite's traitor. What he doesn't expect is for Briony's help to be so invaluable he cannot face the prospect of letting her go when the assignment ends. He has no choice, though, when Sayers decides he wants her too. Can Kerrigan rescue her before Sayers claims another victim?
The Adventures of Viola Stewart #5: From the Depths
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,850. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Viola Stewart needs a holiday. But even at the beach… there are things afoot.