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Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical

Heavenly Vision
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 78,810. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018 by Outer Banks Publishing Group. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Nothing is what it seems in this new, exciting Koos Verkaik murder mystery - Heavenly Vision undoubtedly one of his masterpieces! Heavenly Vision is about a book collector of limited means who comes across a 1745 Atlas of the Cape of Good Hope in a second-hand bookshop in Amsterdam. Once his historian friend lays eyes on it, he becomes very excited and life for Jan Glas is never the same again.
The Girls Whispered Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,360. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2018 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The second book in the Izzy Walsh Mystery Series! Springtime is beautiful in the cozy town of Twin Oaks, nestled along the New England coastline. It’s 1954, and Izzy Walsh is at The Mariner’s Whisper, Twin Oaks’ most popular dinner club, for a girls’ night out. But the fun is short lived and the highballs run dry when the chef is found murdered the next morning...
Slowly Rising
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 83,560. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2018 by Twisted E-Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Despite their differences, there is one thing the house's residents have in common: they're brave souls who came on a long journey, ready for adventure. And if they are bold enough to ignore the warning scratched into the doorframe, the menacing sentry of crows, and rumors of a man once scared to death within, then they're welcome to stay a while. At their own risk.
The Secret Man
Price: $29.90 USD. Words: 83,420. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2018 by Mirabel Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Australia & New Zealand, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Can a patch of earth hold the traces of a man’s soul?
The Frisco Detective
Series: Gilded Age Detective Stories. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 67,130. Language: English. Published: August 27, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is San Francisco, California in the early 1870s, and a British gentleman arrives to fulfill his dead brother’s legacy by finding his brother’s long lost child. This child would now be an adult in their twenties and if they can be found, the gentleman will award them an inheritance of Five Millions of Dollars. Of course, several parties are ready to help!
Joe Phenix's Master Search
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 73,820. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Carrying a peculiar container strapped to his belt, a man travels to New York City from the wild mining territory of Arizona. Just before he can deliver the strange piece to the recipient, he is struck down by two thugs. Joe Phenix is unexpectedly embroiled in the case and has to chase the mysterious casket and it's contents to an explosive conclusion.
Joe Phenix's Combine
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 9. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,310. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A celebrity suicide turns out to be murder, the will can't be found, and the heirs are subjected to multiple extortion plots. Joe Phenix is retained and begins a long and dangerous hunt with his assistants and disguises.
Joe Phenix's Silent Six
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 8. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,660. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Within the palatial home of the leading Wall Street “Money King,” a concealed extortionist seeks a fortune from the magnate. The police detectives can’t discover any suspects, so the obvious choice is to secretly employ the best sleuth in New York City. At his office, Joe Phenix receives an obtuse note with a very strange request.
Trouble in Tampa
Series: Oliver Redcastle Historical Mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,690. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Awarded the 2018 Silver Royal Palm by the Florida Writers Association for best in its category, Trouble in Tampa is a thrilling look at the Wild South of Florida in 1885. An easy assignment for sharpshooter and ex-Pinkerton investigator, Oliver Redcastle, turns deadly.
Joe Phenix's Shadow
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 7. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 72,860. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On a dark evening in 1890, a murderer strikes in the middle of New York City’s Washington Square Park. Seemingly no one has seen the attack. Both the police investigators and private detective Joe Phenix are at a loss as to how they can proceed. However, Joe Phenix begins to get tips from a veiled woman who seems to have been mesmerized.
The Bat of the Battery
Series: The Joe Phenix Detective Series, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 65,680. Language: English. Published: August 3, 2018 by Dark Lantern Tales. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
It is 1883, and a patrolman making his midnight rounds in New York City’s Battery Park finds a dead man in the middle of a quiet carriage-way. Looking up from his grim discovery, his startled gaze rests on a bat-like spectre the size of a man, perched on a nearby structure. So begins a pursuit that soon involves Joe Phenix, the Private Detective.
The Kirsty Campbell Mysteries: Box set
Series: The Kirsty Campbell Mysteries. Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 250,340. Language: British English. Published: July 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A box set of three murder mysteries set during and after the First World War, featuring a new and original female detective. Former suffragette and pioneer policewoman, Kirsty Campbell, investigates three baffling mysteries and puts her life in danger when she seeks to find killers who will do anything to prevent exposure.
Two Can Play
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 90,250. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Despite the warrior blood that courses through his veins from his American Indian and Celtic ancestors, Conaire Gray, a damaged former Recon Marine, has vowed he would never pick up a gun again. Now, eight years after making this pledge, and after the nightmares began, he must choose between breaking his solemn promise, or adding the death of a child to those he has already taken.
L'Undicesima Sibilla
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,040. Language: Italian. Published: July 7, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Conoscete le leggende che circondano il Monte della Sibilla, il picco che si erge tra gli Appennini, al confine tra due regioni, Umbria e Marche? Secoli di ipotesi, descrizioni, racconti ed esplorazioni, per carpire il segreto nascosto all'interno della grotta posta sulla cima. Tutto il mistero, la fascinazione, il senso di sinistra realtà che ha avvolto questa leggenda per più di seicento anni.
Murder and Revolution
Price: Free! Words: 114,180. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Murder at the Tsar’s private palace... and sinister monk Rasputin is a suspect. The Russian Revolution draws Professor Axelson and his assistant Agnes into a terrifying web of intrigue and violence. Fleeing for their lives amid the death throes of two vast, ancient empires, they face horrors beyond imagination. And in a far-flung corner of the world, they find the answer to their mystery.
Slow Burn: A Sage Adair Historical Mystery of the Pacific Northwest
Series: Sage Adair Historical Mysteries of the Pacific Northwest. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,070. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This faced-paced action adventure mystery, crafted around actual historical events and people, has Sage Adair searching for a kidnap victim even as he tries to discover who is burning down the city and why.
Quest for a Father
Series: Adventurous Quests. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,540. Language: British English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is the 6th book in the 'Adventurous Quests' series of thriller novels set in the world of the 1950s, when people hadn't quite recovered from the war and were on the brink of being plunged into a cold war stand-off with Russia. 'Quest for a Father' takes Clemency and Andrew to Spain, at a time when recovery from war was even slower, and there were secrets and dangers round every corner.
Damnation Corner
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 85,880. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the dead of night, bloodcurdling screams lead to murder. Figuring out who stabbed the local minister is the opportunity Charlotte needs to free herself from her degrading new life. But first, she has to save her best friend, a descendant of slaves, from the hangman. Will rescuing him come at the cost of her own life, and that of her baby son?
Thrill Girl
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 120,800. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In the decade before Mad Men, there was Thrill Girl...It's the summer of June, 1951. A beautiful vigilante is haunting the streets of LA. She's killed six and no one knows who she is or when she'll strike next. Reporter Jack Curran is tracking her with one goal in mind, file the exclusive and reveal Thrill Girl's identity.
Silent Witnesses
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 65,870. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Only two people in this world know my name. I am one. The other is believed dead.