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Squaring The Circle: Will The Real Jack The Ripper Please Stand Up!
Price: Free! Words: 34,010. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2017. Categories: Nonfiction » True Crime » Murder
Jack the Ripper is probably the most notorious serial killer in the history of crime. In late Victorian London, women lived in fear of a brutal and bloody killer. For nearly 130 years, his terrifying sobriquet has conjured disgust and fascination in the minds of true-crime lovers. But who was this vile destroyer of women? Now the truth deserves to be known.
The Wolf Hound and the Raven
Series: The Wolf Hound and the Raven Trilogy. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 96,480. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Fantasy » Historical
While out walking his dog along the cliff tops during a terrible storm one evening, Robert Harris discovers a semi-conscious figure at the edge of the sea. The man has no recollection of who he is or how he came to be there. As the details of the man’s past are discovered, they are drawn into a bitter battle of politics and power on a fast-paced and dangerous journey across Victorian England.
Death Holds a Seance
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 42,140. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
The Detective Ladies help an elderly couple involved in predictions at a séance given by Madame Zarkofski: a ‘valuable item’ the couple expected to find in a village cemetery wall is not there. The Ladies decide the medium is a fraud and vow to expose her. And so a twisting tale unfolds with a predicted death, a list of suspected thieves and our Ladies besieged in 221b by a gang of thugs.
Jack the Nipper
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 43,150. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Women are being attacked in broad daylight and nothing is being done to stop it. The Detective Ladies, Mrs Hudson and Fanny-Annie Grubbins, go into the streets to track down the vile fingered beast. Only to encounter a sinister story of Establishment arrogance and suppression of the truth by the newspapers and the police, and they face kidnapping and murder before they expose Jack the Nipper.
The Body in the Box Room
Series: Cassie Pengear Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,960. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
When Cassie Pengear agreed to spend the evening with her cousin Milly, and Milly’s latest gentleman caller and his mother, it was with the promise that Milly and her gentleman would not trouble her again unless there was an impending marriage. She did not expect Milly to stumble over a body in her prospective mother-in-law’s box room.
The Wild Duchess / The Willful Duchess
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 89,590. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » Victorian
A new historical romance series from USA Today bestselling author Renee Bernard launches with this two-in-one novel! Both complete romances are intertwined to give the reader a double dose of The Duchess Club in this exciting introduction to a new series as the daughters of the Jaded Gentlemen take centerstage. All formulas are abandoned in this fresh and original work from Bernard!
Gaslight and Fog
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 78,420. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Time travel, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
1888. Whitechapel. A woman wakes in the streets of East London where Jack the Ripper prowls. She can’t remember who she is but knows she has awoken more than a century in the past. Inspector Abberline also wants to know who she is. As the grisly murders mount, she finds herself falling in love with him, but staying in his time could mean she will be the Ripper’s next victim.
Cassie Pengear Mysteries books 1,2,3- Killing at the Carnival, Death at Dinner, Stabbing Set with Sapphires
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 158,960. Language: English. Published: December 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
The first three Cassie Pengear Mysteries in one volume. In a Victorian England that almost existed, a steampunk London where tinkerers and clockwork devices exist alongside handsome cabs and corsets, murder is still solved by traditional observation and intuition. This is the London where American typist Cassandra Pengear finds herself stumbling over corpses and helping Scotland Yard detectives.
A Spartan Murder
Series: Cassie Pengear Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 52,940. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Cassie Pengear is summoned to Oxford as a suspect in a murder by her friend Inspector Burrows and even more startling, he begins to give her information on the case of a murdered Oxford don. Startling until she realizes his two best suspects are committing a crime he'd rather overlook simply by being together. Now she’s keeping suspects' secrets while investigating blackmail and murder.
Revenge Wears Rubies
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 98,240. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Historical » United Kingdom
This novel launches an unforgettable series with the Jaded Gentlemen! REVENGE WEARS RUBIES is a tale of vengeance and healing, with a sizzling erotic path that ensures it won't be put down. Galen Hawke's obsession with balancing the scales for his departed friend inspires him to join the land of the living but when Haley Moreland gives him her heart, nothing makes sense--except loving her.