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My Father the God
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Price: Free! Words: 72,570. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
Having completed his first year at Hanford University, Scotsman Sloan Stewart begins the summer of 1941 working at The Orchard Inn with his friends James, Isolde and Sabrina. But entanglements inevitably lead to a shocking event, one that will transform each of them irrevocably through war, peace, and ultimately, the remainder of their lives. Can they ever surmount the errors of their youth?
One Little, Two Little, Three Little Indians
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 80,030. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
On the banks of the mighty Ottawa River, a young woman is brutally dismembered and tossed into the fast-flowing water. The only clue that the police have is the woman's Aboriginal background. Inspector Joe Donnelly is in a race against time to catch a killer who kills with more and more daring. As he puts the violent clues together, he comes to grips with the darkest chapter in Canadian history.
Of War and Women
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Price: Free! Words: 66,130. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of the Battle of Britain a farewell party is held for the 93rd Squadron at Wharton Manor, and though World War II will subsequently intervene, events of that night will echo down through history, changing the lives of those present forever. Unfairly maligned, one woman will persevere, but for all her accomplishments, will Felicité succeed?
The Adventure of the Blue Belt Buckle - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,760. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A young street urchin discovers a beautiful belt buckle under a bush in Hyde Park. He brings it to Sherlock Holmes. It leads to the murder of an American Indian artist and then the Crown Jewels themselves are at risk. Once again Sherlock Holmes must match wits with Professor Moriarty to prevent a monstrous crime from taking place.
The Man Who was Twisted but Hip - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,990. Language: English. Published: April 18, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It is 1897 and France is torn apart by The Dreyfus Affair. Westminster needs help from Sherlock Holmes to make sure that the evil tide of anti-Semitism that has engulfed France will not spread. A young officer in the Foreign Office suddenly resigns from his post and enters the theater. His wife calls for help from Sherlock Holmes. He and his troop are off to Paris to help the Dreyfusards.
The Sign of the Third - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,360. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Fifteen hundred years ago the courageous Princess Hemamali smuggled the sacred tooth of the Buddha into Ceylon. Since that time it has never left the Temple of the Tooth in Kandy, where it has been guarded and worshiped by the faithful. Now, for the first time, it is being brought to London to be part of a magnificent exhibit at the British Museum. But what if something were to happen to it?
A Sandal from East Anglia - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,290. Language: English. Published: April 17, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Archeological excavations at the ruined Abbey of St. Edmund unearth a sealed canister. In it is a document that could change the course of the British Empire and all of Christendom. Some evil young men are prepared to steal and murder to keep its contents from ever becoming known. A beautiful young nun, who bests Sherlock Holmes, is determined to use it to help the women of the world.
Minotaur's Labyrinth - A Tale of Revolution
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,560. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A tale of the political maturation of an important 20th century gamechanger, beginning with Napoleon's impact on his revolutionary origins to his death as an artist victim of a state heist.
Those Who Fought for Us
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Price: Free! Words: 62,940. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
On the eve of World War I, Elizabeth Turnberry and her friend Margaret MacCreedy meet fellow students Robert Sutherland and Alastair Stewart in a pub in Edinburgh. And, although the future seems bright, the outbreak of war in the summer of 1914 will destroy all their hopes and dreams. Is there hope at all for those who fought for us?
Murder in Grosvenor Square
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,290. Language: English. Published: April 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Captain Gabriel Lacey begins Spring 1818 preparing for a duel. But while he focuses on the affair of honor, darkness, greed, and death stalk the streets of London and bring tragedy to a family Lacey has grown close to. His investigation takes him to the squalid lanes of Seven Dials, and to molly houses that could spell ruin and possible hanging for those caught within.
The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries Boxed Set: The Good Knight/The Uninvited Guest/The Bard's Daughter/The Fourth Horseman
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Books 1, 2, & 3, Prequel. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 259,550. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Suspense
The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries Boxed set contains the first four books (three novels and a novella) in the Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries: The Good Knight, The Uninvited Guest, The Bard's Daughter, and The Fourth Horseman.
The Sherlock Holmes Uncovered Tales Omnibus
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 172,980. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
This omnibus contains the first six works of The Sherlock Holmes Uncovered Tales. There are three complete novellas and three complete novels.
Beatrice
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Series: The Tipton Hollow Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 72,760. Language: English. Published: April 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
The arrival of a mysterious plant brings Beatrice a series of events which leave her with more questions than answers. Luckily, Benedict Addison is on hand to help her, and the couple are soon drawn into a mystery which takes them on a dangerous journey of love and adventure. Can Ben persuade her that he isn't the ogre she thinks he is, and consider him to be her match made in heaven?
Begraven in het Verleden
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,540. Language: Dutch. Published: April 2, 2015. Category: Fiction » Historical » General
Skylar Dewitt is haar hele leven verstoten vanwege haar grootvaders bekende sympathie voor de Nazi’s. Nu is haar grootvaders lichaam gevonden in Nederland, in een gebied wat bekend staat als een executie veld van de Nazi’s. Skylar vliegt naar Nederland opzoek naar antwoorden omtrent haar grootvaders lot. Haar zoektocht leidt tot verloren familie, maar kan ze het mysterie ontrafelen?
The New Adventures of Lynn Lash
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,620. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
One of Lester Dent's early characters returns in a collection of all new adventures authorized by the legendary creator's estate- The New Adventures of Lynn Lash from Pulp Obscura!
The Sixth Hour
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 89,100. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Can Darash, a Jewish teenager, track a killer, rescue his family from ruin, and discover the truth about Jesus?
St. Louis Affair The Adventures of Herbert Falken
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 44,640. Language: American English. Published: March 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When a brutally murdered corpse is found along the Mississippi, Herbert Falken is called upon, once again, to hunt down another black-hearted monster. However, Falken's quest for the truth is confounded by a relentless all-powerful adversary--his own tortured soul.
When the Clocks Stopped – a time-slip mystery thriller
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Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 111,880. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"Dive into a dramatic double dimension when a modern woman's mysterious present slips into the turbulent smuggling past – the first supernatural mystery/thriller in the Mysterious Marsh Series set in Romney Marsh, England.
Death by Disputation
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 103,640. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Thomas Clarady is sent to Cambridge to infiltrate a group of radical Puritans with Francis Bacon as his spymaster. When Tom finds his tutor hanging from the roof beams, his first suspect is the volatile poet Christopher Marlowe. Chased by three lusty women and spurred by the exacting Bacon, Tom risks his very soul to catch the criminals.
Good for the Soul
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Series: Father Columba Murder Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 43,460. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2015 by Grave Distractions Publications. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Father Columba rides again! This time he is on leave from his abbey in Pennsylvania to do a retreat on the Holy Isle of Iona, just off the west coast of Scotland. It is the tiny dot in the ocean where his namesake, Saint Columba, took refuge and built an abbey over a millennium and a half ago. While there, the new Columba is called upon to solve a murder mystery.