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1971: The Tornado Party
Series: Riversitting. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,380. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
In 1971, Marcus, on the run, agrees to do one last job in Philadelphia for his boss before returning to college in Kansas. He re-encounters a girl from his trip across the country in 1967. Now seventeen, she has been waiting for him for four years. They fall in love, and search for some way to stay together. Her enraged father tries to destroy him, exposing his location to his kidnappers.
1970: Gone Dancing in the Snow
Series: Riversitting. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,850. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1921, the six thousand angry women of the Amazon Army march through the Kansas coal fields. In 1970, in Washington, DC, Marcus meets Lissa. After a six-month courtship on the phone, they fall hopelessly in love and plan to marry. At her parents’ house to announce their engagement on Valentine's Day, she has a breakdown and puts him in mortal danger, and he must go on the run again.
Two Miles High and Six Feet Under: A Tale of Leadville, Colorado, Elevation 10,152 Feet
Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 72,650. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"Two Miles High and Six Feet Under" is set in Leadville, Colorado in 1896. Andrew Coyle, a young Denver lawyer, is offered a job to audit the financial records of the Leadville winter carnival which features the Ice Palace as its star attraction. Upon arriving, he sees a corpse frozen in the Palace. As accidents and bodies pile up, Coyle is convinced that murder is involved.
Lost and Found
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 97,110. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Steve Cannon must set aside his WWII prejudice to find a young Japanese baccarat dealer that has gone missing from a casino that has been recently taken over by a vicious mob group. In the process more then one ghost from WWII is dredged up.
1967: Accidental Hippie in a 2+2
Series: Riversitting. Price: Free! Words: 76,750. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
In 1967, three vans and two cars full of teenagers come to San Francisco from around the country to the Summer of Love. They gather at the Embarcadero in celebration of their freedom; soon they will cross the city to join in the Gathering of the Tribes. Unbeknownst to them, four of their number are beginning the hunt for the resolution of a mystery a century in the making.
Love in Disguise
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,750. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by BWL Publishing Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
It’s a game of hidden identities, high stakes poker and murder. The biggest gamble? That love will be the winning hand. Maxwell Grant, federal investigator and master of disguise, feels it’s his duty to look after the fairer sex. His resolve is severely tested when he runs into independent Abigail O’Brien while searching for a scar-faced thief and killer
Cherubim
Price: $99.00 USD. Words: 64,290. Language: German. Published: December 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Mumien, Gold und Wolkenmenschen... Ein spannender Roman aus dem untergegangenen Reich der Chachapoyas
Crazy Rhythm
Series: A Gunnar Nilson Mystery. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 72,610. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2017 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
In Seattle, 1950, private eye Gunnar Nilson comes upon the body of a small-time hustler, Rune Granholm, shot with his own gun. A close friend of Rune’s dead brother, Gunnar looks for answers. Then a paying client prompts him to move on: a wealthy young lady has been receiving menacing phone calls. The cases appear to be connected, but how?
Haunting the Rainbow
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 76,270. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The most lethal event to hit humanity killed a hundred million people in 1918. A century later Eileen Saffron races to uncover the shocking truth.
Catch A Falling Star
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 65,830. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Star knows she is out of place working as chaperone and companion at Willoughby Hall. She wants to leave, until Edgar, the Dowager's grandson makes it clear he will do everything he can to make sure she stays. That proves difficult, however, when it becomes obvious someone wants Star dead. Can Ed catch the killer before he loses the love of his life? Or will the truth about Star tear them apart?
Angel of the Abyss
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 69,060. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Graham Woodard is hired to restore part of a previously lost silent horror film—Angel of the Abyss—the last thing he expects is the first in a series of murders clearly meant to keep it lost. With one-time friend Jake Maitland in tow, the two must now navigate the treacherous enigma that is the lost film, while piecing together the story of the film’s ill-fated starlet, Grace Baron.
The Hapsburg Variation
Series: A Cold War Thriller, Book 2. Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 78,830. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2017 by Coffeetown Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Karl Baier is the CIA’s deputy chief of station in Vienna, 1955. As the Allies are about to return Austria’s independence, the body of an old Austrian aristocrat surfaces. Baier is asked to investigate. Then his wife is kidnapped, and he suspects a connection. Who killed Herr von Rudenstein, and will solving the mystery help Baier rescue Sabine?
The Bleak and Empty Sea
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Encircle Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
Word comes to Camelot that Sir Tristram and longtime mistress, La Belle Isolde, Queen of Cornwall have died. Suspicions arise that there is more to the story of their deaths than they are being told. It is up to Merlin and his faithful assistant Gildas to find the truth behind the myths and half-truths surrounding the lovers' deaths.
Dead Man in the Harbour
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
One would think that there was enough killing going on in the world at war. But there are still those who feel the need to commit a murder. Denny Cafferty was a soldier in the IRA and was no stranger to violence. However, when he turned against his brothers to serve the British his days were numbered. It turned out to be ironic that his end came at the hand of another enemy...a Nazi.
The Killer Who Hated Soup
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 79,240. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The Internet? Never heard of it. Smart Phones? Who you kiddin’? We’re talkin’ 1956. Energetic and eager to make his mark on what Time Magazine called the next great boom town, Bucky Ontario leave his Louisiana home and hops a bus to Defiance, Oklahoma—a town not particularly averse to murders, just to the embarrassment of them...
Protectors
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 173,900. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An amazing trip into the experiences and lives of three women in 1969 Berkeley told with riveting attention to detail.
Small Deaths
Price: $6.20 USD. Words: 57,690. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017 by CrimeSceneBooks. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A serial killer is on the loose behind the lines on the Western Front during the First World War. As the armies mass against each other readying for battle, villages close to the front line find their children disappearing. Set against the build-up to the battle of Cambrai in November 1917, this historical thriller builds to an unexpected, heartbreaking finale.
The Missing Link
Price: $3.99 $2.00 USD. (50% off!) Words: 59,340. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Religious
An archivist must find the link between a missing manuscript, and a lost relic before an ancient city for the first time in its history goes without an Ooni (King).
The Deadliest Sport ~ A Miriam bat Isaac Mystery in Ancient Alexandria
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,140. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Miriam bat Isaac, a budding alchemist in first-century CE Alexandria, welcomes her twin brother Binyamin home to fight his last gladiatorial bout in Alexandria. But when he demands she loan him money so he can build a school for gladiators, she refuses. He becomes furious and threatens her. Then strange things begin to happen. Is he behind it...
Those Who Broke the Boy
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,460. Language: English. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Alternative history, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A murdered girl. A troubled boy. A thousand-year old conspiracy.

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