Books tagged: historical mystery

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The Beauty Doctor
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 105,100. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2017 by Belle Epoque Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » General
A young woman of the Edwardian era finds her desire to become a doctor thwarted by guilt, passion, and an insidious brand of evil in this thought-provoking and suspenseful historical novel that examines timeless themes of beauty, power, and what it truly means to be human.
The Bet
Series: To Honour A Wager. Price: $3.25 USD. Words: 76,820. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Five friends, Rufus, Elijah, Sam, Robard, and Myles place a bet to avoid marriage they all know they can win. But, when an accident draws Estelle into his life, Myles knows he has to protect her, and not just from his poor driving! They are thrown into a dark and dangerous world full of lies, subterfuge, and murder, which makes innocent local folklore something far more sinister.
The Lady Rebels
Pre-release—available May 29, 2018. Price: $0.99 USD. Language: English. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Stoic Matthew Harper is determined to take down the blackguard who hurt his sister, but his quest for revenge becomes complicated when he forms an unlikely alliance with a woman from a Jacob's Island brothel.
The Worthy Soldier
Series: The Gareth & Gwen Medieval Mysteries, Book 9. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 85,370. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
May 1147. The Prince of Gwynedd has temporarily allied himself with King Cadell and his Norman relations in order to finally evict the hated Flemings from south Wales. But while the battle goes well, the celebratory feast afterwards does not, leaving Gareth and Gwen among the few left standing. And it is to them, as always, that the investigation falls and on whom peace in Wales may well depend.
Wicked Torment (Regency Sinners 1)
Series: Regency Sinners. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 41,590. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Gothic
A widow and no great beauty, Lady Beatrix Hanwell is mystified when the handsome and scandalous Duke of Wolferton shows a marked interest in bedding her. She is also tempted beyond her control, but fears what secrets this seduction might uncover. How will Beatrix react when she learns Wolf's interest in her has an ulterior motive?
Shadows of Madness
Series: Marshall House Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,430. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Summoned to Edinburgh after another inexplicable vision, Dr. Peter Ainsley and his sister, Margaret Marshall, are shocked to discover their good friend, and Margaret’s secret lover, has been arrested for murder. Dr. Jonas Davies was found at the grisly scene with the bloodied surgical knife at his side, but both Ainsley and Margaret know that is hardly enough evidence to convict a man.
The Carlswick Mysteries Box-Set: Books 1 - 3
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 189,540. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Three award-winning fast paced mysteries packed with action, romance and intrigue. The Carlswick Affair, The Carlswick Treasure and The Carlswick Conspiracy, all together in one place.
Stormfall ~ A Stan Wade, LA PI Novel
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 52,300. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017 by Black Opal Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In October 1959, a young LA PI is lost in America, determined to untangle a series of grisly murders spreading like a disease from the set of The Alamo. Fighting for his life—from a dry desert storm, to a mind-bending fog in San Francisco, and a snow-blinding mountain top outside Hollywood—Stan Wade gropes his way through drug-induced false trails, trying to outwit a mass murderer.
When Pigs Fly
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,980. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A novelette of swindlers, dames, and a millionaire with a pig. Cedar Rapids, Iowa, 1925. Right before New Year's Day. Genevra has just brought in a mark with a story she can't believe: he wants to race his famous racing pig against all takers. It sounds like a con--and she should know--but she just can't resist.
Stealing the Rogue's Heart
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 57,140. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical
When underworld princess Mina Mason falls for her childhood best friend Charlie Thatcher from a rival gang, their passion ignites a war that spans the London rookeries.