Books tagged: victorian crime mysteries

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Death of a False Physician
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,580. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The dreadful day is approaching for the Napiers in Ballater: Hippolyta Napier’s mother is coming to stay. But Mrs. Fettes is not just in Aberdeenshire to visit her youngest daughter: she has other reasons, and one will draw the whole family in, with deadly results. This is the second in the Hippolyta Napier series based in Victorian Deeside.
A Knife in Darkness
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 103,150. Language: English. Published: December 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The distant Scottish spa town of Ballater seems a world away from the stylish and familiar streets of Georgian Edinburgh, but recently married Hippolyta Napier is making a new life amidst its dark woods and pure, flowing waters. But suspicion, intrigue and death await both inside and outside her new home, and the forces of nature take few prisoners.
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.
Death Takes a Lover
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,910. Language: English. Published: May 1, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
The year is 1888. Detective Sergeant John Billings has been sent to a remote house in the Yorkshire Moors to investigate the suspicious death of a young man who seemed to have everything to live for. As he delves deeper into the lives of the family and staff who occupy the house, he uncovers hidden passions, bitter rivalries and a truth so dark and sinister, it will shock you to the core.
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Hag on the Heath
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,170. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. Is an acquaintance of Darkwood the victim of supernatural attack? Darkwood, Hobbs, the victim and her gypsy kin embark on a hunt for a witch, but all is not as it seems...
The Murder Of Mary Rogers
Price: $3.75 USD. Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2013. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » General crimes, Nonfiction » History » North America
I have used United States Census records from the 19th century along with business directories, i.e. Doggett's Business Directory of New York City, to add some light on a murder that occurred in Hoboken, New Jersey on July 25th, 1841. Specifically, the text of my ebook examines what can be learned about Mary Rogers, her family, as well as the men who may have been associated with her brutal death.
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Peacock Cabal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,460. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Undead, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » General
Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. Men who love men are dying, as something takes advantage of the secrecy surrounding their hidden love. Darkwood's investigation reveals a conspiracy and a sinister threat...
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Wrath of the Dragon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,700. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. Who or what is causing fires in the slums of London's East End? Superstitious fears on the street claim the Chinese are to blame - but could there really be a dragon in London?
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Luminous Marks
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,560. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » General
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Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. The Luminous Marks: Glowing marks are left at the sites of petty thefts. What are they for? Darkwood and Hobbs search out the meaning of the marks in London's fog shrouded night.
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Thief of Faces
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
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Emily Darkwood and her young servant companion Jack Hobbs investigate crime and the supernatural in Victorian England as she searches for answers to her parents' mysterious fates in short tales of horror and adventure. The Thief of Faces: Darkwood is on the trail of a serial killer in London who takes the faces of his victims...