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His Lady Spy
Series: The Star Elite, Book 3. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 74,750. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Portia Tinsdale wants just one adventure in her life, but when she witnesses a brutal murder her life is turned upside down. He is certainly no knight in shining armour, but Archie is forced to step in and to prevent this intriguing young lady from becoming the killer’s next victim. He will keep her safe, even if he has to kidnap her, but this may be one kidnapee he may never want to release.
Socrates PI: 415 BC
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,880. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome
Socrates a detective in ancient Athens? When the holy statues of Athens, the herms, were castrated, Socrates was there. He would try to discover the perpetrators. Then, an adolescent boy was castrated; Socrates would know about it. Socrates, philosopher became Socrates, Private Investigator: Socrates PI.
Alexandrian Saga (Books 1-3)
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 275,910. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The Alexandrian Saga (Books One, Two & Three). Book One - Fires of Alexandria Book Two - Heirs of Alexandria Book Three - Legacy of Alexandria
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episodes One Through Six, Complete
Series: Centennial Mysteries, 1-6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is the complete first volume of the Centennial Mysteries: Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episodes One through Six
Wer von vorne sticht, kann kein Mörder sein
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 130,910. Language: German. Published: April 2, 2014. Categories: 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)
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,960. Language: English. Published: March 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Literature » Sports
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
Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 3. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 72,930. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Book 3 of the award-winning Kronberg thriller series. 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
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,880. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2014. Categories: 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.
L'énigme du vaisseau fantôme
Series: Le prévôt du Mont Saint Michel enquête..., 2. Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 29,930. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un beau matin brumeux, parait au pied du Mont Saint Michel une nef à l'aspect fantomatique. Elle finit par s'échouer dans la vase et les gens d'armes du prévôt sont requis pour aller l'inspecter. Commence une incroyable enquête.
Le secret du manuscrit perdu
Series: Le prévôt du Mont Saint Michel enquête..., 1. Price: $5.30 USD. Words: 31,900. Language: French. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Un certain frère Ascelin, prévôt de son état, va nous entraîner du Mont Saint Michel à Caen dans une première enquête. Investigations d’importance ! Un manuscrit précieux vient de disparaître, à peine achevé ! La reine Aliénor et l’abbé de Saint Michel du Mont sont éclaboussés par le scandale. (Ed. rev. et augm.)
Anna Märklin's Family Chronicles
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 76,050. Language: British English. Published: March 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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.
Street Justice: A Smokey Dalton Novel
Series: Smokey Dalton, Book 7. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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
Series: River Sunday Romance Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,720. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
"It's a high altitude love affair." a pretty stunt pilot is in love with with her boss as they investigate dangerous corporate espionage.
Clan of the Black Sun
Series: The Juno Letters, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,930. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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. EPub format.
The Turquoise Tablet of Atlantis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,880. Language: British English. Published: February 22, 2014. Categories: 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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,630. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2014 by Crossroad Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
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
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, 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.
The Missing Gun
Series: Hawker of the Yard, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 22,400. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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London in the early months of WW2. When a pawnbroker’s assistant is wounded by a gunman wearing a gasmask it looks like a simple case of a bungled armed robbery, but the more Detective Inspector Hawker looks into it, the more confusing it becomes. A red-headed soldier, a missing gun, a dead cat, an empty violin case and a damaged violin are only a few of the threads that have to be unwound.
Murder At The Festival Of Apaturia
Series: Bias of Priene. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,550. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2014 by BrukatPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Classical Greece & Rome, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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!
Lily Torrence
Price: $5.95 USD. Words: 68,080. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2014 by MuseItUp Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
...all because twenty-six hours earlier he'd reached for a bottle and found a gun.