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Sherlock Holmes: Gone in the Fog
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 121,420. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
It's 1914, the eve of the Great War. After a lengthy absence Holmes returns to Baker St. But, what has happened to bring about the shocking condition he was in? What strange adventure has reduced him to such an appalling state? Can Dr. Wartson bring him back? And then came that chill winter night when Holmes stepped out of the front door and simply disappeared. Gone in the fog.
Covenant Deception
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 72,050. Language: English. Published: March 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
(5.00 from 6 reviews)
When a bishop is killed inside the Vatican by someone after an ancient artifact, an absent-minded professor and his archaeologist friend get swept up in the search for the killer and artifact - but nothing is as it appears. History can always come back to haunt - even thousands of years later... and so it begins.
Ode to a Dead Lord
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,050. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011 by Aster Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
While Lord Byron is dazzling the Beau Monde with his poetry, Viscount Percy Ainsford Foster Ashe is discovered dead in a shabby boarding house in Brighton. Who murdered Viscount Ashe? Will his now penniless widow ever recover her lost fortune? For Bow Street Runner Theo Bryght the stakes are high as he races to solve the mystery behind what may be just the first canto in a deadly ode to revenge.
The Unlikely Spy (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 5. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 84,650. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
August 1146. Prince Hywel has called all the bards of Wales to him for a music festival, and invited the lords of Wales too. But with the highborn come the low: thieves, spies, and other hangers-on. When a murderer strikes as the festival starts, Gareth and Gwen are charged with discovering his identity—before the death of a peasant shakes the throne of a king.
Hidden
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Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 91,950. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by Dream Big Publishing. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
In a desperate attempt to secure a roof over her younger sister’s head, nineteen year old Allie Winthrop takes a job that no one else seemed too eager to apply for. The job is a maid position for a well to do family who had made a fortune in both the ranching and railroad industries. Her bosses, Mister and Misses Treadwell, aren’t exactly the friendliest of people.
The Wardens of Punyu (The Handover Mysteries, Vol. I)
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Series: The Handover Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,910. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011 by Eyes and Ears. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 4 reviews)
Claire Raymond's rookie Business World colleague disappears without trace across the Hong Kong-China border into one of the mainland's new "special economic zones." Claire's search to rescue him leads her through the free-for-all landscape of Guangdong's coastal export boom into the murky use of Communist prison labor camps to feed its illegal organ transplant trade.
The Uninvited Guest (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 81,670. Language: English. Published: February 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
It is the winter of 1143 and a cold-blooded killer lurks among King Owain's wedding guests. Putting their own marriage plans on hold, Gareth and Gwen race to separate truth from lies, friends from foes, and unravel the mystery before King Owain—and his new bride—fall victim to their uninvited guest. The Uninvited Guest is the second Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery.
London Calling: A Susanna and the Spy Novel
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,530. Language: American English. Published: August 23, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Susanna Ward is engaged to the man she loves, Lord James Ravenwood. Britain's war with Napoleon still rages, and Susanna learns that James has secretly allowed himself to be drawn into a world of espionage and intrigue. To be with James, Susanna travels to London--and is soon caught up in a dangerous operation to uncover a ring of French spies and a traitor within the British War Office.
Street Justice: A Smokey Dalton Novel
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 102,930. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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.
The Fourth Horseman (A Gareth and Gwen Medieval Mystery)
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Series: Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 3. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 80,840. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
May 1144. Gareth and Gwen travel across the border into England on a diplomatic mission with Prince Hywel of Wales. When a murder case drops at their feet within moments of their arrival, they race to expose a plot that threatens not only their lives, but the life of the future King of England himself. The Fourth Horseman is the third Gareth and Gwen medieval mystery.
The Jester's Apprentice, A Mystery Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,710. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(4.00 from 1 review)
Philippa always loved intrigue, which made Edric an irresistible catch. That and his smoldering violet stare. But when he disappears on "business," promising her a more exciting life, Philippa's only aid is a masked stalker who sends her out on midnight spy sessions. While unraveling Edric's secrets, Philippa stumbles into the path of a legendary arsonist who may turn her world to ash.
Voyage of Alexandria (Alexandrian Saga #6)
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 82,840. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Aboard the Jörmungandr, Heron must flee the remnants of the Roman navy bent on revenge.
Capturing Sir Dunnicliffe
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Series: The Star Elite, Book 1. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 89,850. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Torn between his desire for Harriett, and his duties as one of the Star Elite, decisions don't come more difficult for Hugo when someone tries to take her life, and he finds himself becoming her bodyguard!Can he really send his future father-in-law to jail if he is guilty?Will his obligation to carry out his orders cost him the only woman who has ever come close to touching this warrior's heart?
Deadly Engagement: A Georgian Historical Mystery
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Series: Alec Halsey Mystery, Book 1. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 106,530. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2010 by Sprigleaf. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
It’s 1763. Career diplomat and amateur sleuth Alec Halsey is embroiled in country house murder and mayhem. Alec also confronts past demons in his love life and a cruel twist of fate reveals why his brother loathes him and will go to any lengths to ruin him. If you love Sebastian St. Cyr and Julian Kestrel novels then you'll love this "crimance" (a blending of crime and romance genres).
The Fall
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Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 2. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 82,400. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Hiding from Scotland Yard and Sherlock Holmes, Dr Anna Kronberg leads an inconspicuous life far from London. Until the day she wakes up to a gun pressed against her temple. With her father held hostage, Anna finds only one way out — to take her captor for a dance along the razor’s edge while delving into Britain's tentative beginnings of espionage and systematic biological warfare.
LIARS! Vol. 1: Scout to the Pole
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 257,090. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2010. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
In 1965, two Eagle Scouts, were selected for the 1966 North Pole expedition. I was one of them. We were promised a Lewis and Clark ‘Journey of Discovery’ across the Northwest Passage. A Journey of Discovery it was. But NOT the promised one of progress and wonder. It was a journey into a world of lies and incompetence; but also of the discovery of answers to many of the worlds great questions.
Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episodes One Through Six, Complete
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Series: Centennial Mysteries, 1-6. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 85,110. Language: English. Published: April 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is the complete first volume of the Centennial Mysteries: Augustus and the Late Unpleasantness, Episodes One through Six
The Lady Is Innocent
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Series: The Star Elite, Book 5. Price: $1.75 USD. Words: 75,740. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Historical
Florrie is caught with a bloodied knife in her hand. She is horrified when nobody believes her innocence, and is soon under investigation from the Star Elite, especially from one man they had nick-named Pie. He knows he has to fight to protect her, but has to face his demons in have a future with her. Can they uncover the truth before the murderer strikes again, this time with Florrie the victim?
Independence Day, Book Two: Tangled Webs
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 52,980. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Drama » American
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
Closely knit, deeply religious and with a population of just over 500, Haven Park, Wyoming appeared to be a small town just like any other. Then, on the night of July 4, 1966, everything changed forever. Gripped with the horrifying realization there was a killer in their midst, Haven Park reels from one murder after another, at the diabolical hands of one of their own.
Murder on the Caronia
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Series: Dillman and Masefield novels, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 84,730. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2013 and represented by SKLA. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
As Genevieve Masefield and George Porter Dillman prepare to embark on another Atlantic crossing aboard the Caronia, they encounter two men brandishing shotguns, herding a man and a woman aboard ship in shackles. Curious, the two detectives find that the young couple have been captured in New York by Scotland Yard and are being transported back to England to stand trial for murder.