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My Father the God
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Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth
One Little, Two Little, Three Little Indians
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On the banks of the mighty Ottawa River, a young woman is brutally dismembered and tossed into the fast-flowing water. The only clue that the police have is the woman's Aboriginal background. Inspector Joe Donnelly is in a race against time to catch a killer who kills with more and more daring. As he puts the violent clues together, he comes to grips with the darkest chapter in Canadian history.
Of War and Women
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Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of the Battle of Britain a farewell party is held for the 93rd Squadron at Wharton Manor, and though World War II will subsequently intervene, events of that night will echo down through history, changing the lives of those present forever. Unfairly maligned, one woman will persevere, but for all her accomplishments, will Felicité succeed?
Those Who Fought for Us
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Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of World War I, Elizabeth Turnberry and her friend Margaret MacCreedy meet fellow students Robert Sutherland and Alastair Stewart in a pub in Edinburgh. And, although the future seems bright, the outbreak of war in the summer of 1914 will destroy all their hopes and dreams. Is there hope at all for those who fought for us?
Murder in Grosvenor Square
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Captain Gabriel Lacey begins Spring 1818 preparing for a duel. But while he focuses on the affair of honor, darkness, greed, and death stalk the streets of London and bring tragedy to a family Lacey has grown close to. His investigation takes him to the squalid lanes of Seven Dials, and to molly houses that could spell ruin and possible hanging for those caught within.
The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries Boxed Set: The Good Knight/The Uninvited Guest/The Bard's Daughter/The Fourth Horseman
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Books 1, 2, & 3, Prequel. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 259,550. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries Boxed set contains the first four books (three novels and a novella) in the Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries: The Good Knight, The Uninvited Guest, The Bard's Daughter, and The Fourth Horseman.
The Sherlock Holmes Uncovered Tales Omnibus
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,980. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This omnibus contains the first six works of The Sherlock Holmes Uncovered Tales. There are three complete novellas and three complete novels.
Beatrice
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Series: The Tipton Hollow Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,760. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The arrival of a mysterious plant brings Beatrice a series of events which leave her with more questions than answers. Luckily, Benedict Addison is on hand to help her, and the couple are soon drawn into a mystery which takes them on a dangerous journey of love and adventure. Can Ben persuade her that he isn't the ogre she thinks he is, and consider him to be her match made in heaven?
Begraven in het Verleden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: Dutch. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Skylar Dewitt is haar hele leven verstoten vanwege haar grootvaders bekende sympathie voor de Nazi’s. Nu is haar grootvaders lichaam gevonden in Nederland, in een gebied wat bekend staat als een executie veld van de Nazi’s. Skylar vliegt naar Nederland opzoek naar antwoorden omtrent haar grootvaders lot. Haar zoektocht leidt tot verloren familie, maar kan ze het mysterie ontrafelen?
The New Adventures of Lynn Lash
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
One of Lester Dent's early characters returns in a collection of all new adventures authorized by the legendary creator's estate- The New Adventures of Lynn Lash from Pulp Obscura!
The Sixth Hour
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,100. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Can Darash, a Jewish teenager, track a killer, rescue his family from ruin, and discover the truth about Jesus?
When the Clocks Stopped – a time-slip mystery thriller
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Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"Dive into a dramatic double dimension when a modern woman's mysterious present slips into the turbulent smuggling past – the first supernatural mystery/thriller in the Mysterious Marsh Series set in Romney Marsh, England.
Death by Disputation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,640. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Thomas Clarady is sent to Cambridge to infiltrate a group of radical Puritans with Francis Bacon as his spymaster. When Tom finds his tutor hanging from the roof beams, his first suspect is the volatile poet Christopher Marlowe. Chased by three lusty women and spurred by the exacting Bacon, Tom risks his very soul to catch the criminals.
Fascinating Rhythm
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,060. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Murder and mayhem stalk the streets of 1920s New York City as Kathy Briscow and Freddie Little try to find out who killed Kathy's boss before the killer finds them.
Lazarus Curse The First Secret
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,050. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Determined to save his wife, John Anderson embarks on a journey across distant lands in pursuit of a legendary stone. From one thrilling adventure to the next, John Anderson must decide how far he is willing to go to save his wife, Ann. A secretive organization with ancient roots has machinations for the stone and will stop at nothing till they have their prize.
Jack the Re-animator
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Price: $9.00 USD. Words: 52,620. Language: British English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Forget Jack the Ripper. This Victorian villain specialises in restoring the dead to their fully living former selves: but with just as disastrous consequences. Put-upon junior detective Isaac Wollenscroft teams up Adeline Earnshaw, a former spiritualist medium and one of Jack's first re-animated "victims", and together they embark on a tumultuous quest to discover Jack's identity.
Chronicles of the Lost Years: A Sherlock Holmes Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 89,060. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
At the peak of his success Sherlock Holmes mysteriously disappeared for three years. Dr. Watson believed him to be dead. No one knows what happened to him in those years—until now. Watson tells the true tale of Holmes’ adventures during his three-year absence from Baker Street and provides a fictional explanation for many of the mysteries and inaccuracies found in the Holmes collection of stories.
Write Sorrow on the Bosom of the Earth
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 89,930. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is 1972 in southeastern Kentucky's coal country. Clay Dautry, a Los Angeles attorney, and Kentucky attorney Ellen Reames set out to solve two mysteries: how Ellen's client came to shoot a local restaurant owner, and why Clay's father shot a competing mine operator in 1929. Someone is killing to protect secrets hidden for forty years, and Clay and Ellen become targets of a deadly conspiracy.
Desperate Acts
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Series: A Marc Edwards Mystery, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 93,230. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2015 by Bev Editions. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In Toronto’s rough days of 1839, several elite citizens harbor dark secrets, offering rich compost for a sleazy blackmailer. Caught in the muck is the gallant young Brodie Langford who is desperate to protect his sweetheart from disgrace. When Brodie is arrested for the extortionist’s murder, Marc Edwards, now a barrister, struggles to save him from the gallows and to reunite the couple.
A Storm In Summer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 106,210. Language: British English. Published: March 7, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
1651 Rob Haddon, cavalryman in Cromwell's New model Army, returns to his family's farm on the edge of the Yorkshire Dales . Instead of the peaceful, cheerful welcome he expects, he finds his sister-in-law murdered and his mother,brother and sister missing. As one mystery is solved, another rears its head. Storm clouds are gathering over the dale.