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The Adventures of Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 104,450. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2013 by Horsham House. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
A collection of twelve Sherlock Holmes stories, including A Scandal in Bohemia, The Adventure of the Copper Beeches, and the Man with the Twisted Lip.
Deal with the Devil
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 160,210. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2013 by Dingbat Publishing. Category: Fiction » Adventure » War & military
August 1940 He wasn’t supposed to be on the plane. Now Major Faust is a prisoner of the English and he must escape before they break him. But every time he gets away, a woman is raped and murdered. The English need someone to hang. He’s the hot suspect. He’s got to catch the killer, even though he’s helping the enemy. It’s collaboration, almost treason. It’s making a Deal with the Devil.
Trifariam, The Lost Codex
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 179,960. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Do you want to watch the awesome booktrailer? Write this on your web browser: youtu.be/QL2sYDwRfic 1497 AD Simone Di Benedetto is abbot of the Campanile Monastery and the last Grand Master of a secret society which was founded in back in the age of Ancient Egypt. He produces a manuscript which contains all the knowledge inherited from his ancestors and hands it over, together with a set of ve
Forward to Camelot: 50th Anniversary Edition
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 144,840. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2013 by Drake Valley Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(3.00 from 1 review)
Cady Cuyler returns to 1963 for the Bible used to swear in Lyndon Johnson after President Kennedy’s assassination—while also discovering why her father disappeared in the same city on the same tragic day. Finding frightening links between them will lead Cady to a far more perilous mission: to somehow prevent the President’s murder, with one unlikely ally: an ex-Marine named Lee Harvey Oswald.
The Floating Man
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 136,740. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An amazing scientific discovery in 1830 leads to a government cover-up spanning two centuries and two continents, leaving a trail of death and destruction in its wake. Replete with dark psychosexual overtones, the Floating Man is a mystery thriller that takes place in both past and present as fictional and historical characters collide.
The Adventure of Black Drop
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 110,140. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sherlock Holmes, resurrected here a hundred years after his last canonical case, is forced to take on more than one case simultaneously. Will he survive this diabolical blow to his modus operandi, while striving to repair an estranged friendship with faithful Dr. Watson, and navigating the smoke and mirrors set up at the corner of every street of Victorian London by his nemesis, Prof. Moriarty?
The Dark Side Of Glory
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 116,160. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
The biographer of a highly decorated general learns that there is a hidden side to his life, involving a covered-up murder, a secret Japanese mistress, and an abandoned illegitimate daughter. As the story unfolds, it traces the general’s last command and the lives of its men, from its slow buildup to combat readiness, to its achieving fame in the Korean War.
Last Role of the Dice
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 133,430. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Austin Macauley. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Retired veteran Ronald Wallace is an old man quietly living out his remaining years in lonely isolation, waiting for the inevitable. Since leaving the RAF after the War he has lead a very ordinary life and does his best to suppress many haunting memories of his wartime service. But the death of an old friend, Hutch, brings a puzzle from beyond the grave which shatters his ordered way of life.
Exceptional Merit
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 111,240. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Lt. James Keegan is a highly decorated member of the NYPD. His heroism has earned him accolades nation wide, even a trip to the White House. Keegan also has a secret. He has been living a double life; one with connections to the Irish Republican Army, and it hasn't gone unnoticed by Internal Affairs. With the nation watching and his life on the line, Keegan's two worlds collide.
Fellowship with Demons
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 107,220. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Edinburgh 1810: Charles Murray of Letho, a young gentleman of means, is in much demand: a rich widow, an old friend, and new military acquaintances all need his help. But when Henry Dundas, Viscount Melville, sends him an invitation, vanity and curiosity force him to accept – and straightaway he has to deal with murder.
Knight of Times
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,050. Language: American English. Published: May 8, 2013 by Brighton Publishing LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Special operatives Hugh Paine and Ram Joseph are tapped for a top-secret mission, the strangest one of their lives: rescue a VIP who’s been captured and tortured—and is hanging on a cross. Fighting for their lives and the safety of the VIP, the team members must decide who returns to their own reality and who stays behind. Their decision will change their own lives and the course of human history.
Degrees of Illusion
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 165,580. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A car accident, two mysterious deaths - similar yet separated by a century - take Niall Fraser on a quest for answers…and ultimately to revelations more devastating that he could ever have imagined. Woven around true events and set in Greenland against a background of conflicts, this is a book about love, unrequited fatherhood and rites of passage for those who dare to embrace the unknown.
A Hostage to Heritage: A Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thriller
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Series: Michael Stoddard American Revolution Thrillers, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 112,060. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 5 reviews)
Redcoat investigator Lt. Michael Stoddard expects to round up two miscreants before Lord Cornwallis's army arrives for supplies. But his quarries' trail crosses with that of a criminal who has abducted an English heir. Michael's efforts to track down the boy plunge him into a twilight of terror from radical insurrectionists, whiskey smugglers, and snarled secrets out of his own past in Yorkshire.
Heirs of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #2)
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,120. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
For 300 years it was believed Alexander the Great had no heir, until Heron sets off to find it.
The Incident at Montebello
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 108,270. Language: English. Published: March 11, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Incident at Montebello is based on a true event— In 1930, Italian Premier Benito Mussolini was driving through the Italian countryside with Cornelius Vanderbilt, Jr. when his car struck and killed a little girl, Sofia Buonomano. The Buonomano family is torn apart by Sofia's death and is caught in a political firestorm that spreads from their village to Rome and across American and Europe.
Relazione Mortale: Un Poliziesco Storico Georgiano
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 118,620. Language: Italian. Published: February 22, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Il diplomatico di carriera Alec Halsey è stato elevato al titolo di Marchese, un titolo che non desidera e che la Buona Società non ritiene che meriti: la sua amante ha deciso che dopotutto non lo vuole sposare ed il sospetto che abbia ucciso lui suo fratello continua a circolare nei salotti londinesi. Quindi, tornare a Londra dopo sette mesi di isolamento potrebbe essere un errore.
1906 - A Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
A Soul of Steel: A Novel of Suspense featuring Irene Adler and Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 131,990. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(Book 3, previously published without the Conan Doyle story as Irene at Large) When a man in Oriental garb collapses at the feet of Miss Penelope Huxleigh, the associate of diva/detective Irene Adler, at a Parisian café, Adler quickly diagnoses his ailment as...poison. “Douglas has more than earned her niche in the mystery hall of fame with this timeless classic.”—RT Book Reviews
The Adventuress: A Novel of Suspense featuring Irene Adler and Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 109,280. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
American diva/detective Irene Adler, the only woman to outwit Sherlock Holmes,and everyone’s favorite Victorian spinster, Nell Huxleigh, witness a drowned sailor’s tattooed body being recovered from the Seine. A trail of tattoos soon leads Irene and Nell to political and matrimonial treachery in Monaco, and again crossing swords with Sherlock Holmes.
Fidanzamento Mortale: Un Poliziesco Storico Georgiano
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 104,190. Language: Italian. Published: January 11, 2013 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
E’ il 1763. Il diplomatico di carriera e investigatore dilettante Alec Halsey è invischiato negli omicidi e nel caos in una tenuta di campagna. Deve anche affrontare i demoni della sua passata vita amorosa e un crudele scherzo del destino gli rivela perché suo fratello lo odia tanto e perché farebbe qualunque cosa per rovinarlo.