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The Coronation Quest
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Series: Adventurous Quests, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 70,220. Language: British English. Published: August 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
'The Coronation Quest' is the third in the 'Adventurous Quest' series of historical mystery novels. It is set in 1953 in Britain, mostly in London at the time when everyone was preparing for the Coronation.
Blackwood Crossing
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Series: British Agent, Book 2. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,710. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » Victorian
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Setting: Victorian England and Scotland Sensuality Rating: G (clean romance) Author MK McClintock returns with swashbuckling heroes and courageous heroines in "Blackwood Crossing," a story of buried secrets and second chances.
Tesla's Stepdaughters
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 56,490. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2010. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
In a world where men are almost extinct, someone is trying to kill history's greatest rock & roll band. Science Police Agent John Andrews must negotiate a complicated relationship with Ep!phanee, the band's lead singer; drummer Ruth De Molay, bassist Steffie Sin, and the redheaded clone lead guitarist Penny Dreadful, as he protects them and tries to discover who wants to kill the Ladybugs.
The Four Seasons Quest
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Series: Adventurous Quests, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 72,480. Language: British English. Published: October 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Is Aunt Caroline’s murder just an isolated incident or could it be part of a much larger web of crime and intrigue? The case spawns secrets of its own which threaten to separate Flora and Oliver almost as soon as they get engaged. A sequel to 'The Lion and Unicorn Quest'.
Murder in Deer Park
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,950. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
A wonderful historical mystery! Join President Grover Cleveland and his young bride as their resort honeymoon is interrupted by murder and intrigue, forcing the appealing couple to become detectives and solve the crime!
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.
1906 - A Novel
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 112,360. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set during the great San Francisco earthquake and fire, this page-turning historical novel reveals recently uncovered facts that forever change our understanding of what really happened. Narrated by a feisty young reporter, Annalisa Passarelli, the novel paints a vivid picture of the Post-Victorian city.
Murder, Wetlands and an Endangered Species
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 90,430. Language: English. Published: August 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
This is a story about a prime waterfront farm on Chincoteague Bay on Maryland’s Eastern Shore. It has the northern most brown pelican rookery in the United States. Developers, politicians and environmentalists are waging a war for possession.
Crown of Creation: 2046 - Two Nations, One Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,690. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2012. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Political
(4.25 from 4 reviews)
It is 2046, 20 years after the Second Civil War. A skier is killed in Telluride, Colorado, now part of the Republic of Franklin. Adam Henry, a Denver detective, investigates. His quest for the killer brings him back East where he encounters the elusive terrorist organization, the Crown of Creation. Who killed the skier, and why? And how has America changed?
Silent Destiny
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Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 154,400. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2014 by Whitlands Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Emma Walters, a Canadian English Professor, learns she has inherited a Sottish Estate and must go to Scotland immediately. On arriving in Scotland she learns the details of her physical estate but also that she has inherited a 700-year-old mystery and all of Scotland is relying on her to solve it! By J. Robert Whittle and Joyce Sandilands
Innocent Strangers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,100. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Falsely accused of the murder of an heiress to a coal mining fortune, a father-and-daughter must fight for their lives in a vengeful town where they are strangers.
After Fanny's Fall
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 45,720. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
An unconventional mystery filled with humor and sprinkled with history. (St. Paul--1949): A boozing ex-pilot turned private eye, a baseball obsessed street cop, a tight-lipped newsstand proprietor, and a dandified police detective--as well as the downtown establishments, plus a group of quirky characters--all play a part in the investigation of a likeable prostitute's suicide...or...murder.
Scarlet Day
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 156,420. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Cambridge, 1985. Graham Dowland, paranoid pedant par excellence, is searching for a priceless lost manuscript. Investigating a murder seems like a dangerous distraction. But perhaps the two are connected. Will Graham discover the truth before the Fenland floodwaters rise too far?
Liar
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 119,360. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Inspired by a true story. Everyone wants to know what happened to Alice Louise who disappeared from the streets of Decatur, Alabama in 1954. Fear captures her family and friends. Alice would not just leave. Ben Slover has big plans for the mystery that shroud Decatur. He knows who took her and $20,000 will keep his mouth shut. But things don't go as Ben plans. Nor did he plan on SJ finding her
The Necklace Affair (Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries #4.5)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,890. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
London 1817. Captain Lacey agrees to track down the missing necklace of a society matron and prove the innocence of her maid, who has been arrested for its theft. He recruits Lady Breckenridge to infiltrate the matron's household, and finds himself competing with the underworld criminal, James Denis, for the necklace's retrieval. This is a ten-chapter (25,000 word) novella.
Unseemly Pursuits: A Concordia Wells Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,350. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
It’s 1896. Prof. Concordia Wells has to stay ahead of her mischievous students and a Lady Principal bent on making her life miserable. Life gets complicated when a donated amulet disappears, the donor is killed, and Concordia’s best friend confesses to the murder. The lady professor’s inquiries uncover a 20-year-old secret closely guarded by fathers now dead, and dangerous for those left behind.
A Disappearance in Drury Lane ( Captain Lacey Regency Mysteries, #8)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 87,520. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1818. As Captain Gabriel Lacey prepares for his upcoming wedding, his former neighbor, Marianne Simmons, comes to him about an actress friend who’s gone missing. Lacey agrees to help look for the actress, little realizing the search will pit him against men who think nothing of abduction, assault, or sending incendiary devices to the innocent. A full-length novel.
The Journey
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Series: An Anna Kronberg Thriller, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,360. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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.
Uneasy Spirits: A Victorian San Francisco Mystery
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 140,410. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In this sequel to Maids of Misfortune, Annie Fuller delves into the intriguing world of 19th century spiritualism to expose a fraudulent medium. She will soon find there are as many secrets as there are spirits swirling around the séance table. Some of those secrets will threaten the future of her relationship with the lawyer Nate Dawson, and, in time, they will threaten her very life itself.
Bronze City
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,480. Language: American English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Former NYPD detective Clay Reynolds discovers the veil between the living and the dead is thinnest in the South when his search for a kidnapped infant leads him to Timrod County, South Carolina. Clay’s only witnesses are long dead, victims in a century old cold case Clay must solve before the deadly legacy of Hamilton Plantation strikes again.