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Absence of Fate
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,980. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
As descendants of the Greek Gods, Dani and Galen must avoid assassins, assemble allies, learn the secrets of the Gods hidden throughout time, and follow clues hundreds of generations old. The closer they get to answers, the more danger they find themselves in. If they live through the danger, they will still have to work through obligations that require they live on separate continents.
The Old Balmain House
Price: Free! Words: 66,640. Language: Australian English. Published: January 4, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Literary collections » Australian & Oceanian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sophie vanished - where did she go? For 100 years nobody knows. A photo of 8 year old Sophie and an antique perfume bottle are found in the fireplace of an old house. The story of a Balmain family over 170 years. Finally they uncover what happened. Set around beautiful Sydney Harbour this is a story of this place and its people, an imagined history from early Australia to the present day
The Secret of Bramble Hill
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,820. Language: English. Published: January 3, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In April 1946, Tessa Field returns to Bramble Hill in the quaint Cornish seaside town of Covington Haven, England, after learning of her aunt Emily Maxwell’s drowning in a boating accident. Through a series of eerie manifestations and unexplained mishaps, she senses an entity in the house is trying to make contact and reveal dark secrets, and she's convinced her aunt didn't die in an accident...
Death of a False Physician
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,580. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The dreadful day is approaching for the Napiers in Ballater: Hippolyta Napier’s mother is coming to stay. But Mrs. Fettes is not just in Aberdeenshire to visit her youngest daughter: she has other reasons, and one will draw the whole family in, with deadly results. This is the second in the Hippolyta Napier series based in Victorian Deeside.
A Knife in Darkness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The distant Scottish spa town of Ballater seems a world away from the stylish and familiar streets of Georgian Edinburgh, but recently married Hippolyta Napier is making a new life amidst its dark woods and pure, flowing waters. But suspicion, intrigue and death await both inside and outside her new home, and the forces of nature take few prisoners.
Revealed in Mist
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 120,390. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Prue's job is to uncover secrets, but she hides a few of her own. Enquiry agent David solves problems for the ton, but knows he will never be one of them. Together, they must face the past to find their future.
Little Lost Girl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 66,070. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A little girl vanished 100 years ago. Her name was Sophie. Where did she go? An old house in Balmain. A portrait and perfume bottle hidden in a chimney. Unknown and untouched, while a century passed, their memory slowly fading. Glimpses of an eight year old girl and her school friend, missing, never found. The grief of those left behind, those who searched, those who yearned. Now a new search!
The Priests of Lagash
You set the price! Words: 66,530. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When one of the king's men is found murdered at the temple, the humble guard Ninurta must find the culprit. Or at least a convincing scapegoat. Before the king uses it as an excuse to seize the temple. But he soon finds himself enmeshed in the competing conspiracies for control of the city, and the fate of Lagash is in his hands.
9 Circles …judgement follows thereafter
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 84,970. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Gluttony, greed, lust, anger, heresy, violence, fraud, treachery. We’re only human! “9 Circles” is one man’s quest to live a good life, in the face of its greatest temptations. Fleeing debt and a troubled wife in Victorian society London, he arrives in emergent New South Wales and is admitted as a barrister. His trials? Money troubles, a marriage too many, libel, murder and the wrong clients…
Kill by Cure
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 143,360. Language: British English. Published: December 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
‘Kill by Cure’ is a gripping story about a deadly and nefarious plot set in the past, present and future, a time hopping mystery adventure packed with war, conspiracy, betrayal, friendship, danger, excitement, rhymes, riddles and clues. Can you work out who’s behind it all before the characters do? Can you decide who the villains are before they are exposed? Special pre-order price.
A Still and Bitter Grave
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 102,070. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2016 by Five Rivers Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
He’d dreamed of flying since childhood, and the dream had sustained him. But when that dream turned to a nightmare of a broken airplane smashing into rocks and water, he began to wonder if the dream was his own…or was it someone else’s memory? And if so, whose?
Vestigios
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 108,490. Language: Spanish. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Vestigios es una novela de misterio, con una búsqueda incansable de un padre desaparecido, con hechiceros, jesuitas protectores de arcanos inaccesibles, héroes de la historia y una cohorte de alquimistas capaces de cualquier cosa para conquistar la vida eterna porque para ellos: “La vida y la muerte son solo dos estaciones en un camino infinito”.
Merging Destiny
Series: Sutherland Saga, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 81,340. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Sutherland Saga Part 6. When Elspeth Moorehead’s parents are killed in the Lockerbie bombing, Elspeth vows that she will someday avenge their horrendous murder. Her promise evolves into the quest of a lifetime, carrying her across continents and cultures, in the process subjecting her to numerous perilous obstacles. Spanning a quarter of a century, her exploits will change the world.
The Bogeyman Chronicles
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 138,630. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2016 by ThunderPoint Publishing Ltd.. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 14th Century Scotland, amidst the wars of independence, hatred, murder and betrayal are commonplace and ordinary people are driven to extraordinary lengths to survive, whilst those with power exercise it with cruel pleasure. From the horror of the times and the changing fortunes of the characters, the legend of the Bogeyman is born.
The Confessor
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 62,390. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Investigating the bow and arrow murder of Marko Dubzek at a naturist park just south of town presents Inspector Gilles Maintenon with a pretty pickle indeed. The eighth in Louis Shalako’s The Inspector Gilles Maintenon Mystery Series, this intriguing noir mystery will not disappoint.
Alec Halsey Mysteries Books 1 - 3
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 345,840. Language: English. Published: October 29, 2016 by Sprigleaf. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
SUPER SALE LAST DAYS—DON'T MISS OUT! The first three Alec Halsey Mysteries: Deadly Engagement, Deadly Affair, and Deadly Peril, each a bestseller. All are smart, witty, and passionate adventures set in the aristocratic world of the 18th Century. Lucinda Brant's mysteries explore the darker side of her richly authentic Georgian settings with deeper subplots and even quirkier characters.
Little Lost Girl
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,990. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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A little girl vanished 100 years ago. Her name was Sophie. Where did she go? An old house in Balmain. A portrait and perfume bottle hidden in a chimney. Unknown and untouched, while a century passed, their memory slowly fading. Glimpses of an eight year old girl and her school friend, missing, never found. The grief of those left behind, those who searched, those who yearned. Now a new search!
Невидимые
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 82,280. Language: Russian. Published: October 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1912 год. Российская империя. По ночам на улицы выходит странная банда. Что станет с тем, кто попробует их обнаружить?
The Mapmaker's Apprentice
Series: Glass and Steele. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,370. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016 by Oz Books. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When an apprentice from the Mapmakers' Guild goes missing, Matt and India are employed to find him. Going undercover as a married couple, they discover that not everyone at the guild is what they seem. The 2nd book in the GLASS AND STEELE series brings danger as enemies draw near, sinister plots are uncovered, and magic links two powerful guilds.
Book Of Hours: Unholy Error
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,220. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Religious
Brother Alphaios finds a mysterious parchment thrust into the Book of Hours. Upon learning its origin, he must save it from both the Catholic Church and its owner. His brothers are told their cloister is to be sold, their future uncertain. He meets a couple grappling with being driven from their home, and an ataxic young woman driven to create an enormous reproduction of Gustave Klimt’s Hope II.