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12 Days of Christmas in Stickleback Hollow
Series: The Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow, Book 26. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: September 30, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The 12 days of Christmas in Stickleback Hollow are 12 short stories that take place over the 12 days of Christmas in the small village, which is the home of so many mysteries. Each of the stories follows different characters from the series and do not play a part in the overall story arc.
The Inventress
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 70,370. Language: English. Published: July 18, 2017 by Melange Books, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Domino Blanken was supposed to be a nobody.. To everyone’s surprise, her brilliance soon made her one of the most valuable minds in the country. Kay is no stranger to the extraordinary. Belonging to England’s most powerful —and hated— family comes with its own challenges. But even Kay isn’t prepared for the brutal crime that leaves her best friend dead.
Mr. Daniel Cooper of Stickleback Hollow
Series: The Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,270. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Victorian, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Though Stickleback Hollow is still reeling after the events of All Hallows' Eve, time marches on, and a new arrival in Stickleback Hollow marks a change in Lady Sarah's prospects. Are Mr. Daniel Cooper's intentions towards Sarah as innocent as they seem, or is there something more sinister afoot?
All Hallows' Eve in Stickleback Hollow
Series: The Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,240. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
It's All Hallows' Eve in Stickleback Hollow and the annual ball at Tatton Park is being held. It is Sarah's first formal engagement since leaving London, and she isn't looking forward to it - especially when the people she thinks of as friends are not invited. The veil between the spirit and living worlds is at its thinnest, and evil forces seem to be lurking everywhere.
Put Asunder
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 91,680. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Regency, Fiction » Romance » Historical
1809, the Peninsular War. Eva and Michael, strangers, are wed to help Eva get to safety in England. Within hours, Michael is shot, presumably dead, by French soldiers. Six years later, Eva discovers that Michael is alive. Her journey across England to meet him, however, brings her instead to cross paths with the attractive Mr Denborough—and Eva finds herself caught between duty and love.
A Thief in Stickleback Hollow
Series: The Mysteries of Stickleback Hollow. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,270. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A break-in at Grangeback, the assault on Bosworth the butler, the theft of Sarah's jewellery and rifling through the possessions of her late father lead Sarah to believe that there is more to the crime than an interrupted burglary and that there is something more nefarious afoot.
How Smoke Got Out of the Chimneys
Series: Smoke. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,210. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2016 by Wonderland Press. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1840 London. Caroline, a.k.a. the infamous Smoke, is one of the older orphan in a gang of chimney sweeps; she lifts and lowers the four- and five-year-old sweeps up and down chimneys. But rumor is she's about to be sold to a brothel in Whitechapel. Can she get out of her gang in time?
The Christmas Blend
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 40,720. Language: English. Published: November 17, 2016 by Boroughs. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Much to the dismay of her very Victorian parents, young widow Isobel Duckett takes over her dead husband's brewery and finds the strength of her convictions--and a most unexpected love.
The Notable Bachelorette - A New Sherlock Holmes Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 36,240. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A snobbish and obnoxious nobleman enters 221B Baker Street demanding the help of Sherlock Holmes in finding his much younger wife – a beautiful and spirited American from the West.Three days later the wife is accused of a vile crime. Now she comes to Sherlock Holmes seeking his help to prove her innocence so she can avoid the gallows.Neither noble husband nor wife have been playing by the rules.
Florence Nightingale: Nurse Pioneer
Price: $6.00 USD. Words: 10,270. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016. Categories: Nonfiction » History » Modern / 19th Century, Nonfiction » History » European
Florence Nightingale: Nurse, Pioneer introduces young readers to one of the most remarkable women in medical history. The cultural and historic background of her life are discussed in terms a young person can understand. Vocabulary study is incorporated in the text. The words are keyed to definitions at the end of the book. This is an accessible, brief introduction to Florence Nightingale's life.