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Last Plane out of Paris: Collectors Edition
By Paul Moxham
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,200. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2012. Category: Fiction
Blending fact and fiction, this tale of adventure is set in 1940, just after the Germans invade France. It follows two British officers who parachute into the country in an attempt to rescue a French aircraft designer, a man whose designs could decide the fate of the upcoming war.
Murder deLight (Gershwin & Penrose # 1)
By Dorte Hummelshoj Jakobsen
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2012. Category: Fiction
Please note that this book was first published under the title "The Cosy Knave". A humorous mystery set in Yorkshire. The vicious attacks begin when the prodigal son of Knavesborough returns to the sleepy village after forty years in Argentina. No wonder that spiteful Mrs Walnut-Whip is killed, but when the violence escalates, Constable Penrose needs help and calls in his fiancée Rhapsody.
Giddier And Giddier
By Julia Jay
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,810. Language: English. Published: June 2, 2012. Category: Fiction
In this third book of the series, we find Julie Parker back on familiar ground, at home with Mum and Cilla, and boyfriend Doug, thinking about her upcoming marriage. What could possibly go wrong? Apart from the fruit induced flashbacks, cramps, a need for counselling and increasing alarm about Doug’s bad habits. Will a simple dinner party cause her to relax, or will it all go disastrously wrong?
The Night of Harrison Monk's Death (Jane Hetherington's Adventure in Detection: 1)
By Nina Jon
Series: Jane Hetherington's Adventures in Detection, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,170. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2012. Category: Fiction
Need to find a generous safe breaker, a boyfriend gone walkabout, or a family heirloom? Want to know if a loved one’s telling the truth, find a missing neighbour or discover how a body ended up at the bottom of a multi-storey car park? Contact: janehetherington at privatedetective.com contains: skulduggery, confectionery, mystery, a library, the stipendiary and some things slithery
Pandora's Box (Jane Hetherington’s Adventures in Detection: 2)
By Nina Jon
Series: Jane Hetherington's Adventures in Detection, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,950. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction
Need to stop your home being demolished by an officious bureaucrat? Surreptitiously raise money in a hurry? Delve a little deeper into a spouse's frequent absences? Identify a poison penpal? Keep a secret, a secret? Contact: janeHetherington at privatedetective.com Contains: jiggery-pokery, treachery, creativity, the constabulary, a local authority and spinsters in peril
A Game of Cat and Mouse (Jane Hetherington’s Adventures in Detection: 3)
By Nina Jon
Series: Jane Hetherington's Adventures in Detection, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 61,900. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012. Category: Fiction
Need to catch a conman real quick? Discover why a sister’s become a stranger? Pick up a trail long gone cold? Catch an artful dodger red-handed? Make amends? Contact: janehetheringtonprivatedetective at hotmail.com Contains: Magic, slapstick, the organic, a kleptomaniac, a cat and more than one mouse Doesn't contain any Grouse
Double Bind
By Leslie Howard
Price: Free! Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2012. Category: Nonfiction
Institutionalised murder in Britain today. The book outlines my demise into serious "mental illness" (convenient for some). It also brings into question the suspicious deaths of a large number (22 names given) of Marconi employees. Suicides or murders? Hillsborough senior officers incrimminated yet again. A book the British authorities tried to suppress
Dogger, Forties, German Bight
By Lee McAulay
Series: The Cuckoo Club Archives. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,930. Language: English. Published: June 30, 2012. Category: Fiction
The Shipping Forecast - use it to set your receiver and your barometer readings, then settle down after the National Anthem and listen as a storm sweeps in across the North Sea towards England. A Cuckoo Club short story.
Skinhead Away
By Marcus Blakeston
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 23,440. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2012. Category: Fiction
They wanted a romantic weekend by the sea ... They weren't looking for a fight ... But you have to defend yourself ... Right?
The Duchess, a short story
By Jan Chrnich
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,970. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2012. Category: Fiction
A short story about loss, romance and an inappropriate love, set in the post-Victorian England.