Books tagged: traditional british

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The Golden Dragon
Series: The Maintenon Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 61,140. Language: English. Published: March 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Opera star Largo Banzini is killed by a dart from a blowgun at the end of Act One of The Golden Dragon. It’s an impossible crime, and Inspector Gilles Maintenon, who lost his wife Ann only a short time ago, has been a bit off lately. This is the seventh volume in The Inspector Gilles Maintenon Mystery Series.
The Wellington Bureau: A Quartermain Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 43,310. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
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Anna, Lady Quartermain, is a grieving widow at twenty-five. In an attempt to restart her life she sets up the Wellington Bureau, an investigation agency. A failed bank robbery, a jewel thief, and a callous murderer – set against a background of aristocratic England.
The Florence Collection: Four Mysteries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,230. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Four mystery stories featuring Florence Latimer of Claresby Manor: The Claresby Wood Murder, The Farrington By-Election Mystery, The Diamond Brooch Mystery, The Art Exhibition Mystery.
The Pendlehurst Collection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,290. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
When Grace Taylor inherits a derelict manor house with over a hundred rooms, two courtyards, and numerous cellars, she also inherits a series of mysteries. Fortunately the discoveries she makes help her raise money to maintain the crumbling Pendlehurst Manor. A collection of four stories: The Pendlehurst Legacy, The Pendlehurst Garden Mystery, The Pendlehurst Purple, The Pendlehurst Hop.
The Quartermain Mysteries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 125,090. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
At twenty-five years old Anna, Lady Quartermain, becomes a wealthy widow. In an attempt to restart her life she sets up the Wellington Bureau, an investigation agency. A series of cases follow in which Anna unravels a number of mysteries, including those surrounding the fabulous diamond, the Quartermain Stone.
When the Tide Turned
Series: The Mysterious Marsh. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 123,210. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
August 1976. Romney Marsh. A long hot summer. On the surface, all is well with Hazel Dawkins' life. The young lawyer, is happily absorbed in her baby daughter. However, no sooner has she agreed to return to work than she finds herself trapped in a web of crime and corruption: a web that draws upon dark forces from the past which return to destroy her and all she holds dear
People Like Us (Part I)
Price: Free! Words: 41,920. Language: British English. Published: January 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy
It should have been easy, Nicolas Keszthelyi knew. The nuns at Notre-Dame-de-Pitié had no idea that their collection of religious bric-a-brac contained a lost masterpiece worth millions. Anyone could have walked away with it. Certainly an unscrupulous dealer like Keszthelyi - with a network of shady contacts and an amoral devotion to beauty - should have had no trouble at all...
The Tolham Castle Mysteries
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,980. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(4.00)
When Janie Hamilton unexpectedly inherits Tolham Castle, there are mysteries to uncover in the dungeon, and the disappearance of a guest needs to be explained. A collection of four stories: The Tolham Castle Legacy, The Tolham Castle Mystery, The Tolham Castle Banquet, Tolham Castle: The Mystery of the Runes.
Bright, Still
Price: Free! Words: 13,560. Language: English. Published: December 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Horror » Occult
(5.00)
Four old-fashioned ghost stories, by the author of Xanadu and People Like Us. From Edwardian England to modern Hong Kong, encountering succubi, noppera-bo and (possibly) the Antichrist along the way...
Sins of the Father: A Lady Marmalade Mystery
Series: A Lady Marmalade Mystery, Book 7. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,000. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It's 1942 and the war still rages on. Lady Marmalade is staying in London against the advice of her son and her butler. It's too dangerous with Germany's ongoing air raids, but she won't have it any other way.