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Murder on the Western Front
Price: Free! Words: 114,910. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Adventure » Action
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.
1971: The Tornado Party
Series: Riversitting, Part Four. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,380. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
In 1971, Marcus, on the run, agrees to do one last job in Philadelphia for his boss before returning to college in Kansas. He re-encounters a girl from his trip across the country in 1967. Now seventeen, she has been waiting for him for four years. They fall in love, and search for some way to stay together. Her enraged father tries to destroy him, exposing his location to his kidnappers.
1970: Gone Dancing in the Snow
Series: Riversitting, Part Three. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 94,850. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In 1921, the six thousand angry women of the Amazon Army march through the Kansas coal fields. In 1970, in Washington, DC, Marcus meets Lissa. After a six-month courtship on the phone, they fall hopelessly in love and plan to marry. At her parents’ house to announce their engagement on Valentine's Day, she has a breakdown and puts him in mortal danger, and he must go on the run again.
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
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.
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.
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?
Forbidden Fruit Temptation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,400. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
Declan is denied Silva, the woman he loves because of an unfair promise. Silva goes into prayer battle to break the powers of evil that travail against them. She has grown-up in the wild Australian Outback with its unique customs, people, and landscape that whisper love and romance into her soul from its immense terrain. Yet all feelings of love are strictly forbidden.
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 Shimmer In The Photo Album
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 23,800. Language: British English. Published: November 1, 2017 by DAkpabli & Associates. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The Hewale children make a mind-blowing discovery and are whipped 50 years into the past to solve a mystery that has broken their family up for decades. Porting back and forth across dimensions and timelines, solving missions large and small, can they live up to the expectations of this phenomenon?
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.
Dead Man in the Harbour
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,070. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
One would think that there was enough killing going on in the world at war. But there are still those who feel the need to commit a murder. Denny Cafferty was a soldier in the IRA and was no stranger to violence. However, when he turned against his brothers to serve the British his days were numbered. It turned out to be ironic that his end came at the hand of another enemy...a Nazi.
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...

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