Books tagged: mystery historical

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Ode to a Dead Lord
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 58,040. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011 by Aster Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
While Lord Byron is dazzling the Beau Monde with his poetry, Viscount Percy Ainsford Foster Ashe is discovered dead in a shabby boarding house in Brighton. Who murdered Viscount Ashe? Will his now penniless widow ever recover her lost fortune? For Bow Street Runner Theo Bryght the stakes are high as he races to solve the mystery behind what may be just the first canto in a deadly ode to revenge.
Two Cats and a Chicken Shop Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 60,540. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Two Cats and a Chicken Shop Mystery is a funny mystery novel based on true events. It puts the genre of arcane thrillers in a humoristic new scenery. The action kicks off in a chicken shop in Madrid where Consuelo finds herself confronted with a face that suddenly appeared on the floor. Her quest to reveal the truth leads her to one of the most extraordinary mysteries in Spanish history!
A Vision Touch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 85,630. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » USA
To some it's just a pocket watch, to Jade, it's a window to the past. Simply touching the watch enables her to see the history tied to the watch. In this case, the watch is tied to a specific family. This leads her down the path of sorrow, happiness and tragedy. This path also leads her and her friends to a treasure and a murder.
Answering Annaveta
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 116,970. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Christian » Suspense
Annaveta Travotsky, a young girl in 1913 Russia, struggles with trauma and tragedy. One man longs to protect her. When terrorists threaten her life, she faces a choice: Hold onto the lies of her past or believe in the power of love.
The Hotel Dick
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,840. Language: English. Published: August 24, 2013 by Richard S. Wheeler. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Lieutenant Joe Sonntag never had a case like this. The hotel barber insists that Spencer Tracy killed the hotel dick J. Adam Bark in the barber chair. That doesn't sound right, but it launches the Milwaukee detective on the strangest case he ever had. Was it actually Spencer Tracy, or was it someone who looked like the actor? And why?
The Dead Man's View
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 78,850. Language: English. Published: October 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Romance » Regency
Cleared of suspicion of murder, Prudence Barnard is pleased to visit a newly discovered second cousin, Eric Knibbs. She simply wants to forget the events at Rosecrest, but soon after her arrival, death arrives again and her cousin is found hanging from a noose outside his bedroom window. Convinced Eric did not commit suicide, it's up to Pru to save his reputation and discover who murdered him.
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.
A Secret in Ash Brooke
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 81,940. Language: American English. Published: February 13, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A small town newspaper reporter's sleuthing hobby, uncovered an exceptional likeness between two young women. Each portray different lifestyles; one most proper, the other of questionable moral values. Their overlapping timetables created an impossible situation. One person cannot possibly be in two places at the same time. Or can they? Assumed correct, his quest continued to learn the truth.
Seemly Justice (ePub)
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 37,260. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Seemly Justice by Lee Anne Johnston consists of three historical murder mysteries set in the small town of Galt, Upper Canada. The women who unravel each mystery are passionate and flawed. Each reaches out of the page to tell her story, as well as the story of her era, and her town.
Unseemly Ambition: a Concordia Wells Mystery
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 92,410. Language: English. Published: October 5, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A murder…a missing boy…a secret society’s bold and deadly plot. It is 1898, and Professor Concordia Wells turns to old allies when her good friend, the eleven-year-old Eli, disappears after his mother’s murder. In a desperate search for answers, she discovers that not even her own school colleagues are above suspicion, and that there is far more at risk than the loved ones she seeks to protect.