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Parallel Lies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 69,310. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2018 by Austin Macauley. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Rhea is an archaeologist searching for the final resting place of the legendary King Arthur
Murder On the Goderich Local
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 55,800. Language: English. Published: January 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The clash of diesel and steam mixed with lust, hate, greed and fear result in murder. The investigation by an ex- RCMP railway cop with his own agenda leads to a bitter-sweet outcome.
Runaway Groom
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 64,110. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Ben is best man at a wedding, the last thing he expects is for the groom to abandon his bride at the altar. Worse, having to rescue the groom's sister when she is kidnapped in broad daylight. Events quickly turn dangerous, and it quickly becomes evident the kidnapper is not going to accept defeat willingly. With no idea why Beth is the target, Ben has to protect her - whatever the cost.
The Black Vulture
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 95,720. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An American college student disappears studying abroad in Lima, Peru in the 1980s while the country is in the throes of the Shining Path and MRTA communist insurgencies. Her wealthy father hires ex-Green Beret and struggling private eye Michael Dane to find her.
Fair Game
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 86,580. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The 1953 Southeaster Fair is about to begin in Atlanta, Georgia, and Johnny Morocco, the Dixie Detective, has been hired to guard a prize stud bull being shown at the animal exhibits. What he isn’t told is the reason. Recently some of the best stud bulls, horses, and pigs in the south have been castrated. Johnny shoots and kills a man who attacks him, and now the man's family is out for blood...
A Bonfire Surprise in Stickleback Hollow
Series: The Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,010. Language: British English. Published: December 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It’s March and the Grand Tournament is upon Stickleback Hollow. Cricket is returning to the village and the best that Lancashire, Yorkshire and Staffordshire have to offer are all coming to vie for the title of champion. But something is not right in Stickleback Hollow, items are still missing and there is a familiar face lurking in the shadow that could spell trouble for Sarah, Arwyn and Alex.
Pink Revenge
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,190. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
In 1881, exiled Pinkerton operative, Hannah Webster entangles her former protégée Amanda Brown in a private war for revenge, complicated by a dangerous masquerade in Mexico where no one’s survival is certain.
A Pink Lady
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 83,720. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Clean & wholesome
In 1881, Amanda Brown tries to escape her unhappy past by joining the Pinkerton Detective Agency and becomes ensnared in a treacherous game of espionage involving the assassination of President Garfield.
Murder on the Western Front
Price: Free! Words: 114,910. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
A real-life Hell - the Western Front, 1915. Death is everywhere. In the confusion of combat, young American volunteer nurse Agnes Frocester witnesses something utterly unexpected... a murder. While an innocent man faces the firing squad, Agnes's investigations take her into the bohemian heart of Paris and across the battlefields of Europe - into the most deadly places on earth.
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
The third book in the Series. 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.
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 Adventures of Viola Stewart #7: The Illusioneer
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,280. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Viola has returned for her last adventure – a grand tour of Europe. Will she finally let go of the past or will it haunt her forever? A chance meeting at the Carnivale di Venezia leads Viola to Paris and the worlds of Illusions and magic and intrigue. Seeing is believing… or is it?
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.