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The Heiress of Linn Hagh
By Karen Charlton
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 87,990. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2014 by Famelton Publishing. Category: Fiction » Historical » Regency
Historical 'whodunit' set in Regency England. Bow Street detective, Stephen Lavender, travels to Northumberland to solve the mysterious disappearance of a beautiful, young heiress from her locked bedchamber. Why did Helen Carnaby flee on that wintry October night? How did she get out of her locked bed chamber? And where is she now? 'Worthy of Agatha Christie' - www.crimefictionlover.com
Lily Torrence
By Fred Andersen
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
...all because twenty-six hours earlier he'd reached for a bottle and found a gun.
Slave Graves
By Thomas Hollyday
Series: River Sunday Romance Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 101,960. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An archeology site uncovers a vicious crime and leads to new murders
Death of a Daughter of Venice
By Rosemary Sturge
Price: $3.29 USD. Words: 81,830. Language: British English. Published: January 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
1739 The Venice of Vivaldi and Canaletto. Harry Brierfield, a young Englishman is attempting to establish himself painting cityscapes for his compatriots doing the Grand Tour. Things turn disastrous when he finds a body in a canal. Paola, a young musician and the dead girl’s friend, is ready to co-opt his assistance in discovering who did kill Sonia. But can they do it?
The Fallen Princess (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
By Sarah Woodbury
Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 88,900. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hallowmas 1144. The murdered body of Prince Hywel’s long lost cousin, a woman thought to have run away with a Dane five years earlier, turns up on a beach. The trail has long since gone cold until the investigation threatens to expose dangerous truths that everyone from king to killer would prefer to keep buried. The Fallen Princess is the fourth Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery.
Message of the Pendant
By Thomas Thorpe
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 63,610. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2014 by Black Rose Writing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
William Darmon and wife Elizabeth were powerful figures who in 1818 set society's pace from expansive grounds known as Mayfair Hall. When a family member is murdered, a mysterious pendant is found containing a long lost request by Napoleon Bonaparte for an American mission to burn down Parliament buildings. The couple sets out on an action filled pursuit of the killer.
Lethal Boundaries
By S M Senden
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,460. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2014 by Second Wind Publishing, LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When it comes to murder, people in small towns have a way of keeping secrets for many years—but not forever. Someone has guarded a secret well for nearly thirty years, until 1939, when the body of a young woman was discovered in an abandoned opera house setting tongues to way and minds to speculate. No one seems to know her identity. Something about the dead woman—something from his childhood.
L-Theory
By K. Z. Power
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 69,390. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is a story of dream, promise and passion. It is a story of a loser helps another loser. It is a story of losers fight against wise men. In the last part of this story, Edison and Nikola becomes enemies. And what causes their friendship to end? What kind of history will turn into at the end?
Margaret Dashwood's Diary
By Anna Elliott
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 85,740. Language: British English. Published: January 7, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
(4.00 from 1 review)
Margaret Dashwood travels from home to stay with her older sisters—sensible Elinor and romantic Marianne—in order to recuperate following a broken engagement. When a mysterious figure from Margaret’s past returns, she faces an impossible choice of her own: not between sense and sensibility, but between duty and her own heart. Margaret Dashwood’s Diary is appropriate for all ages.
Labyrinth Of Lies
By Hannah Lokos
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 69,540. Language: English. Published: January 5, 2014 by Champagne Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
One man. One maze. One secret sealed in blood. Theseus must navigate the the labyrinth and see past the masks to slay the Minotaur.
Sabotage at RKO Studio
By Christopher Geoffrey McPherson
Price: $4.98 USD. Words: 84,580. Language: American English. Published: January 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hollywood. 1933. James Murray’s first novel is a surprise success. On contract at a major film studio, he tries to figure out what’s behind a series of accidents plaguing various productions -- including "King Kong," the studio’s new film. "Sabotage at RKO Studio" is two novels in one: two parallel stories, featuring two heroes, working two cases in two different versions of 1930s Hollywood.
Do Not Disturb
By Tanya Goodwin
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,780. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Ancient
Trouble abounds when an archaeologist seeks the identity of a mysterious woman buried deep within a Byzantine burial cave.
For the Love of Old Bones
By Michael Jecks
Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 67,570. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
All the best selling Furnshill/Puttock short crime novels in one ebook collection. Originally published in anthologies from Headline, Constable and Cumberland House, they are available as a collection for the first time. A perfect read for any fans of the Templar Series or Medieval Murderers!
Unholy Pictures
By Thomas Maciocha
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 156,400. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The owner (Ira Rumkowski) of a small bookstore in St. Petersburg, Florida is murdered. He was in his late sixties, had no known enemies, no wealth to speak of, and was well liked and respected in the community. The murder is professionally done. Why him? Ira's good friend is a detective with SPPD. The detective (Rocco) is approached a few days after the murder by an acquaintance of the victim who
Not in Time
By Shawna Seed
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 98,380. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2013 and represented by Dystel and Goderich Literary Management. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Genevieve McKenna wants to right an old wrong: return a drawing the Nazis stole in Paris to its owners. But someone is determined to stop her. Is it Julien Brooks, who is shadowing her every move? And why does she keep having strange flashbacks to a place she’s never been? What she learns will reveal a heartbreaking story of doomed romance. It might also cost her and Julien their lives.
Tracks of a Pigeon-toed Horse
By J. T. Fleming
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,070. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Historical » Western & American frontier
With the Black Hawk War at an end, Collin Mitchell is haunted by his past and ready to hang up his guns. Brother Brigham, however, has a job for the reformed gunman—track down a missing girl. But old enemies want Mitchell dead, and caught in a storm of lethal violence, Mitchell must resurrect the killer within and steel himself to stand or die in the shadows of the Wasatch Mountains.
Blood: the Color of Cranberries
By Pamelia Barratt
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,280. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013 by Plowshare Media. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A sweeping chronicle of the Milton family, sophisticated Chicagoans who are forced to move to a small, northern Wisconsin peat bog in 1920, due to the sudden and unexpected death of a family member. The unraveling of a mysterious "accident" takes forty years,while we are introduced to a history of cranberry cultivation in Indianhead country, as well as the life and communities of the North Woods.
The Whitechapel Demon
By Emby Press
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,690. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Formed during the reign of Elizabeth I, the post of the Royal Occultist was created to safeguard the British Empire against threats occult, otherworldly, infernal and divine. It is now 1920, and the title and offices have fallen to Charles St. Cyprian. Accompanied by his apprentice Ebe Gallowglass, they defend the battered empire from the forces of darkness!
An Ostentation
By Pamelia Barratt
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 77,040. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2013 by Plowshare Media. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is a story about the Peacock family, a family as old as Chicago, with secrets embedded within the family tree and concealed by the pride of consecutive generations. Tensions created by the divisions of class and ethnicity set the stage for a compelling love story, woven into a murder mystery intimately entwined with the transformative years of a great city.
Hobson's Choice
By Hilton Hamann
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,240. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Templeton Ngubane, a black cop in the apartheid police force is trapped in two worlds. When the organisation he has so faithfully served, betrays him, it sets in motion a chain of events that threatens to destroy his family, sees his son on the run and forces Templeton to make a terrible decision to save the boy's life.