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Sample Chapters Body in the Harbour
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It started out as a normal day for two young boys playing on the wharf before the Christmas break ended. Normal until they found the bludgeoned body of a young man washed up on the shore of Toronto Harbour on January 7, 1874.
The Maid of Heaven
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 58,520. Language: American English. Published: May 18, 2018 by Curiosity Quills Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"You will see I was right. They will be so wrong for killing me."
Conspiracy of Silence (Ravenwood Mysteries #4)
Series: Ravenwood Mysteries. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 90,240. Language: English. Published: May 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Atticus Riot is left standing over a corpse holding a smoking gun. And he's just realized a dead man could get him killed. Four words hold the key to his partner's murder. Four words marking him and everyone he loves for death.
Death of the Zanjero
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,270. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
in Los Angeles in 1870, when Zanjero Bert Rivers' body floats up out of the irrigation ditch, or zanja, winemaker and healing woman Maddie Wilcox finds herself defending the town's most notorious madam. To save the one person she knows is innocent (at least, of the murder), she must find out who killed Bert Rivers, a chase that will tax her intellect, her soul and her very belief in humanity.
Crimes prescrits
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,200. Language: French. Published: May 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
- Nouvelles - Cornouailles 1072 – Souabe 1754 – Paris 1795 – Lucerne 1824 Qui est vraiment le criminel ? Quand la fin justifie-t-elle les moyens ? Légitime défense, vengeance ou juste un crime ordinaire – le tout prescrit depuis longtemps...
The Paris Package
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 111,060. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » General
For Stella Bled Lawrence being wealthy and stylish in 1938 is exactly what it’s cracked up to be. She’s blissfully unaware of the rising tensions in Europe even as she travels to Vienna on the eve of the Kristallnacht, The Night of Broken Glass. Stella and her husband, Nicky, witness the night’s atrocities first hand. Even as they watch the horror, they never imagine it will touch them personally,
The Deadliest Fever ~ A Miriam Bat Isaac Mystery in Ancient Alexandria
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,420. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Miriam bat Isaac, a budding alchemist and amateur sleuth in first-century CE Alexandria, is concerned when she learns that the Torah mantle in Alexandria’s Great Synagogue has been damaged. She takes the mantle to Judah, a renowned jeweler and the unrequited love of her life. He repairs the mantle but assures her that the gems are genuine...
Death of a Sacristan ~ A Rebel Bishop Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 91,640. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
When a wealthy volunteer sacristan is murdered in the cathedral in April 1861, Lynch acts as a sort of Nero Wolfe—interpreting clues uncovered by his aide, Tom Dockery, a priest and former NYPD officer. As Dockery works to unravel the mystery, with Charleston devolving into civil war, he explores his own attitude toward slavery...
Davenport House 6: House Secrets
Series: Davenport House, Book 6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,520. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » USA
In 1919 America, a suspicious death occurs on an estate with a history of scandal. The secretive residents of the house display no sadness over the death, but it doesn't mean they know who did it.
Davenport House 7: Hard Times
Series: Davenport House, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 44,410. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Set in 1920 America, this last book to the Davenport family saga sheds new light on the events that took place between Books 1 and 6.
Betrayal of Innocence
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 68,890. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
The Star Elite run into difficulties when they uncover a plot unlike any other they have faced. Innocent lives are at risk, especially when it becomes evident people are being snatched off the street, practically in broad daylight, never to be seen or heard from again. Can the men find out what happened to the victims? Have they all been murdered, or is something else more sinister going on?
The Legacy
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,860. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2018 by Post Hill Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Religious
Does the mystery behind a recently discovered medieval manuscript hold the secret to the survival of the Jewish people?
A Deadly Courtship
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 75,610. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2018 by Encircle Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Regency
In 1818 London, fashionable society views Alexandra Sinclair as an outspoken bluestocking from a scandalous family. Then word gets out that she is about to receive a sizeable inheritance. Suddenly Alexandra has a flood of eager suitors, all displeased to learn that she intends to never marry. Alexandra is forced to fight for her independence—and her life.
Runner in Red: A Search for the First Woman to Run a Marathon in America
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,430. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2018 by Encircle Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Sports
A period piece set against the backdrop of the 2000 Boston Marathon, this fictional mystery novel is also a love story, family drama and uplifting tale of the human spirit that explores the history of women’s running in page-turning fashion.
A Town Called Horse Short Historical Mysteries
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,400. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
4 character-driven short mysteries set in frontier Canada and steeped in whimsy, from award-winning author Alexandra Amor. Over 350 pages of quirky charm and old-fashioned values, with some modern themes for good measure, the Town Called Horse short mystery collection is the love child of Miss Marple and Little House on the Prairie.
Davenport House 1
Series: Davenport House, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 45,570. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A nation on the brink of the First World War. A wealthy family with secrets. A household staff with secrets of their own. Find out what is happening upstairs and downstairs at Davenport House.
Shadows and Spies: Six Victorian Tales
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 46,020. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2018 by Fiddlehead Press. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
From USA Today bestselling historical romance author Anthea Lawson, six tales that explore the moodier side of Victorian England. Mystery abounds, and while some of these tales are on the pensive side, there are enough happy endings to ultimately make the reader smile. A bonus story at the end introduces the universe of Victoria Eternal, an Alternate History look at Victorian times.
Further Notes from the Dispatch-Box of John H. Watson MD: Four Untold Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
Series: The Dispatch-box. Price: $3.55 USD. Words: 53,710. Language: British English. Published: March 16, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Four untold adventures of Sherlock Holmes – in the style of the originals by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle
Without My Boswell: Five Early Cases of Sherlock Holmes
Series: The Dispatch-box. Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2018 by j-views Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Five early cases of Sherlock Holmes, before he met Dr. John Watson.
The Horse You Rode In On
Series: A Town Called Horse Short Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
There are the families we’re born into. And the families we create. Both contain secrets and lies. November 1890. A young woman in a questionable profession has been attacked, but she has no recollection of the events leading up to the attack. Julia Thom risks her job and her personal reputation to help Constable Jack Merrick find the culprit.

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