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The Barefoot Stiff
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,580. Language: English. Published: August 19, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Depression-era private eye Maggie Sullivan wields a .38 as skillfully as an emery board. She’s drawn into a stranger’s murder, follows a lead the police laugh off, and confronts a killer in this **short story** featuring characters from the author's series of mystery novels. See why fans have dubbed Maggie "Sam Spade in a skirt."
Halloween is Murder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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When his enigmatic partner takes off on an annual fishing trip, City of Angeles gumshoe Barry Fitzgerald is left to handle an All Hallows’ Eve kidnapping case on his own. The victim? A murdered millionaire’s penny-pinching son and heir. The culprit? That’s where it gets tricky. According to the missing man’s sister, vampires are behind Patrick O’Flaherty’s disappearance.
Death on the Moon
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 12,740. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette of 12,000 words in the Benjamin January Free Man of Color historical mystery series. Rose Janvier is convinced that Professor Tixall's amazing telescope is a hoax, but when one of her servants sees one of the "Moon people" murder another, Rose knows a real murder has been done. But how does she bring justice for a crime done on another planet?
Hope's Secret
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 71,750. Language: English. Published: September 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
With the niggling memories plaguing his every waking moment, Brandon has to do some investigative work to find out just what secrets Hope is hiding. Is he ready for the truth when it is revealed? When the truth does come about, is he too late to do anything to stop a killer robbing him of any chance of happiness? More importantly, will the Star Elite's greatest enemy evade capture once more?
Black Magic Woman
Series: French Quarter Mystery, Book 4. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 90,110. Language: American English. Published: July 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Wyatt Thomas, the French Quarter's favorite private investigator, has 48 hours to save his soul. To accomplish it, he must time-travel back to old New Orleans and seek the assistance of voodoo queen Madam Marie Laveau.
A Scandal Most Daring
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 64,440. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Historical
When Tahlia is mugged, the last person she expects to come to her rescue is Connor Humphries. Connor is stunned to find her again and is determined to uncover the mysteries surrounding her, especially when someone tries to kill them. Is it Connor or Tahlia the killer wants dead? Either way, if Connor has any chance of keeping them alive he must first uncover all of Tahlia's secrets.
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.
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...
Mistaken Identity
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 73,100. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When Marcus has to investigate the rather strange occupants of a lodging house, the last thing he expects is to fall for the landlady. It is soon evident that Jess is in danger, but if he has any hope of keeping her safe, he has to capture Sayers' gang of thieves before Jess is their next victim. With secrets and lies surrounding them, Marcus and Jess are drawn together in a race for survival.
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.
The Arrangement
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.35 USD. Words: 72,330. Language: English. Published: August 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
The hardest part of his latest assignment is pretending he wants a wife. That is what he has to do to capture the Star Elite's traitor. What he doesn't expect is for Briony's help to be so invaluable he cannot face the prospect of letting her go when the assignment ends. He has no choice, though, when Sayers decides he wants her too. Can Kerrigan rescue her before Sayers claims another victim?
Libre
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 8,840. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A short story the Benjamin January Free Man of Color series. In pre-Civil-War New Orleans, musician Benjamin January seeks the missing daughter of one of the free colored demi-monde.
To Catch A Thief
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 82,950. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
When Jeb is called home to catch a thief, he finds Sophia, who appears to have a lot to be afraid of. Drawn together through the deceit of others, can a future ever be theirs when lies begin to unravel and a killer is revealed in their midst? Or will Jeb's work for the Star Elite, work that he thought he had left behind in London, lead to a new set of dangers that threaten them both?
The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries Boxed Set: The Good Knight/The Uninvited Guest/The Bard's Daughter/The Fourth Horseman
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Books 1, 2, & 3, Prequel. Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 259,360. Language: English. Published: April 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Join Gareth & Gwen in their first adventures together ... murder, mystery, and mayhem (plus romance) in medieval Wales! 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.
Reckless Desire
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 69,660. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Posing as Joe's intended wife is as ridiculous as accepting a Russian Count's hand in marriage. But if it proves to Joe that she isn't involved in any crime then Marguerite knows she must, especially when someone tries to kill her and Joe is the only person who can help her. Will Marguerite succeed in capturing her man, or will the Count's jealousy threaten any chance of a future together?
Castle of Horror
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A novelette - 15000 words. Colossus Films (of the novel Bride of the Rat-God) is shooting in Reno so Chrysanda Flamande's latest boyfriend can get a divorce. They share the sets - a supposedly haunted castle - with a black film company from Chicago, but Norah Blackstone is uneasy. Chrysanda's dogs can scent the supernatural, and Norah knows that something about the castle is very wrong.
One Penny Surprise
Series: Saved By Desire Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 80,060. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Caught alone with a dead body, Poppy has to run for her life. When someone disappears, Luke has to unravel the web of mysteries surrounding her to get to the truth. He quickly finds himself embroiled in a dangerous fight for life that could bring about his downfall. Will trusting Poppy prove to be the biggest mistake of his life, or can they have a future together after all?
Between Two Islands: A Micro Novel
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,220. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Bobby Cassel is a man between two islands - Rikers Island, where he has been held for nearly 10 years without being officially charged, and Hart Island, New York City's mass grave. His job as gravedigger is shaken up one morning when a woman joins the inmates on their ferry to 'the island of the dead.' When he overhears why she's visiting an unmarked grave, his whole world is changed.

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