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Wer von vorne sticht, kann kein Mörder sein
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,910. Language: German. Published: April 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
68er Jahre – Justizkrimi, ein Roman aus der Zeit der großen Reformvorhaben des letzten Jahrhunderts im Bereich des Sexualstrafrechts inmitten von Wissenschaft, Lehre und Kriminalistik um einen stockkonservativen Rechtsprofessor sowie Politik, Wirtschaft, Libertinage und bürgerliche Ehrbarkeit, Mord oder Totschlag
The Tomb That Ruth Built (A Mickey Rawlings Mystery)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Utility infielder Mickey Rawlings has joined Babe Ruth on the 1923 Yankees and is looking forward to playing in his first World Series. But when the body of a murdered bootlegger is found buried in the team’s new stadium, Rawlings is called in to investigate. This is the seventh in Troy Soos's acclaimed Mickey Rawlings historical baseball mystery series.
The Journey
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Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,030. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
With her darkest nightmare come true and with an assassin following her every step, Anna Kronberg must hurry to find the true motivation behind Moriarty's plan to use disease as a weapon. Bit by bit, she and Sherlock Holmes unravel a spiderweb of crime, espionage, and bioterrorism that spreads across continents.
Pearl Harbor Blues
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It all began on December 7, 1941 at Pearl Harbor, Territory of Hawai’i--not only that the United States entered World War II, but a chain of events is set in motion that, fifty years later, becomes the setting for death. A family, a corporation, greed and power combine to reveal terrible secrets. Set on the island of O’ahu, a lush backdrop for heinous crime, a community icon dies.
Anna Märklin's Family Chronicles
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Please note the glossary at front! A psychological mystery, set in Scandinavia. Young Anna is a very ordinary antihero who does nothing but watch when she is losing her father, her best friend and her job. But then she finds her grandmother's old notebooks, and once she has read the full story, she realizes that she has to take action.
The First Shall Be Last
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Price: Free! Words: 75,490. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Literature » War
(5.00 from 1 review)
Popular mystery writer Joe C. Ellis's World War II novel, The First Shall Be Last will be available for free for a limited time at Smashwords.com. THE FIRST SHALL BE LAST is both a poignant love story and a realistic portrayal of the brutality of war. "Haunting, captivating, compelling, THE FIRST SHALL BE LAST is a powerful mystery that grips the heart." -- Nancy Haddock, Berkley Books novelist
Street Justice: A Smokey Dalton Novel
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the first week of the new decade, an emergency phone call shatters Chicago Private Detective Smokey Dalton’s hopes for a good 1970. His adopted son Jimmy and Jimmy’s best friend and cousin Keith Grimshaw need help.
Magnolia Gods
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Series: River Sunday Romance Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » General
"It's a high altitude love affair." a pretty stunt pilot is in love with with her boss as they investigate dangerous corporate espionage.
Sangre de Lunas
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Price: $15.00 USD. Words: 66,140. Language: Spanish. Published: March 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
El Día de la Tradición de 1976, cuatro varones adultos de la misma familia, los Luna, fueron asesinados públicamente en Tres Algarrobos (Buenos Aires) por la Policía. Eran cuatreros, y los hechos son verídicos. Una noticia que, sin embargo, debido al momento que vivía Argentina, no encontró eco en los diarios y jamás fue investigado, permaneciendo impune al día de hoy.
Clan of the Black Sun
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Series: The Juno Letters, Book 3. Price: $9.95 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
A mysterious stone of black obsidian holds a magical grip over a rural French clan ripped apart by an ancient curse. The Nazis covet the relic as a weapon of immense power that will lead their armies to victory in the West. The Allies fear rumors of the stone mask a deadly weapon that threatens the invasion of Fortress Europe. The resistance risks annihilation to recover it.
Murder On The Rue Cassette
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Series: Serafina Florio Mystery, Book 5. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 93,180. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Paris, 1874. When a countess is found shot to death in the Rue Cassette, Serafina investigates the brutal murder. As the plot twists, Serafina and her friends find themselves in the dangerous grip of a mind gone feral.
The Turquoise Tablet of Atlantis
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: British English. Published: February 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A Holy Mountain, a lost land, past life journeys to discover wording transcribed on a hidden tablet bringing us the secret of how to survive the Second Great Flood. A sacred truth known to Templar Knights, Cosimo de Medici, Goddess Isis and the God Osiris, uncovered through the gates of the night, to reveal the true location of Atlantis and the reason for the downfall of this Golden society.
Curtains of Blood
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,630. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
London, 1888. A knife flashes in the fog. A madman has begun the most notorious and shocking series of murders in history. With each new discovery of a woman's mutilated body, the citywide panic grows. The police seem unable to stop the killer, even when he taunts them with letters. Letters signed...Jack the Ripper.
A Secret in Ash Brooke
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A small town newspaper reporter's sleuthing hobby, uncovered an exceptional likeness between two young women. Each portray different lifestyles; one most proper, the other of questionable moral values. Their overlapping timetables created an impossible situation. One person cannot possibly be in two places at the same time. Or can they? Assumed correct, his quest continued to learn the truth.
Murder At The Festival Of Apaturia
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,610. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Bias of Priene is back! In the much awaited sequel to Murder at the Panionic Games, Bias must once again put his deductive powers to work to save his city-state from the miasma of death. When a young Lydian man is found dead on the first day of the festival of Apaturia, the lesser priest of Poseidon Holikonios, Bias is conscripted to solve the murder!
The Heiress of Linn Hagh
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Price: $3.50 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
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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
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Series: River Sunday Romance Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! 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
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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)
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 87,400. 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.