Books tagged: detective historical

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Lure of the Outlands
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 36,230. Language: English. Published: December 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Surviving multiple yellow fever epidemics in Memphis, a young man goes on to become a war hero of the Spanish-American war. However, is he a war hero or has his murderous past caught up with him? Battling malaria confuses his story, as he suffers fever-induced delusions. Follow along as an Army doctor travels to Memphis to try to discover the truth.
The Ornamental Hermit
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 73,970. Language: British English. Published: May 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The year is 1890. D.S. Billings has risen swiftly through the ranks to become one of Scotland Yard's youngest detectives, but in his private life he struggles with loneliness, morphine addiction and homosexuality. As he investigates the cold blooded murder of an aristocrat, he slowly finds himself becoming embroiled in a web of corruption and deceit which goes right to the heart of Scotland Yard.
Murder In The Rain
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 143,790. Language: British English. Published: September 9, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Inspector of Police Koogi has a hot potato in his hands. Too hot for his hands, he hands it over to Detective Mwenda Polê. Just bring him home, this bastard, dead or alive. I don't care how long it takes!
La Prometida
You set the price! Words: 9,390. Language: Spanish. Published: August 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Medieval
El día de la su boda, la novia aparece muerta en su habitación. ¿Quién la asesinó?
Murder Gentilissimi (Murder Most Kind)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 169,390. Language: English. Published: August 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Renaissance
In this work of historical fiction true to the Venice of the sixteenth century, Reginaldo Morosini, full-time schoolmaster and part-time special consulting investigator for Venice's Council of Ten, investigates the murder of a young member of Venice's patrician society. In the course of that investigation, he unravels a political conspiracy that involves the death of five others.
Сокровища Набатеи - Treasures of Nabatea (Russian Edition)
Price: $2.59 USD. Words: 130,740. Language: Russian. Published: June 21, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Historical » Medieval
Исторический детектив о древней тайне, разгаданной нашими современниками
From the Ashes (Ravenwood Mysteries #1)
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,950. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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San Francisco, 1900. Atticus Riot returns home with death on his heels and grief in his heart. After twenty years of roaming the Barbary Coast, the gambler-turned detective is about to toss the game for good. But man plans and God laughs: the case of a missing heiress draws him in its wake.
Crime In Its Time
Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 38,120. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Historical » General
Deceit is universal and murder has no permanent home. Both Al Capone and a medieval relic thief could understand them. So could lawyers, teenagers, union members, contract killers, and Home Economics teachers. With rich historical detail, these seven tales range from England in the middle ages to Wisconsin in the present-day.
The Disappearance of Douglas White: A Sally Nimitz Mystery (Book 2)
Series: The Sally Nimitz Mystery Series, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 94,910. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2012 by Elderberry Press, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
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Detective David White needs Sally's help to find his missing brother. Has Douglas White disappeared deliberately? Or is skullduggery afoot? Her friends—and fellow amateur sleuths—George Thomas and Anne Carey, are only too happy to join in the investigation, and soon they find themselves far from home in a very precarious situation.    
Shalaby and Fecklace Spend the Night in an Unnatural Manor
Price: Free! Words: 7,970. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Shalaby W. Shalaby regards it as his civic duty to investigate the grave incident of the counterfeited ladies' hats. His companion, Byron Fecklace, inventor of the Gatling sword, does not consider the matter nearly so pressing. With the help of a dime novel and a dumb waiter, let us hope they can vanquish the diabolical spectre that awaits them in the UNNATURAL MANOR.