Books tagged: victorian mystery

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Prayers for the Dying
Series: Marshall House Mystery. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
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Dr. Peter Ainsley knew it was only a matter of time before London claims another murder victim, but this time the body is discovered tied to a lamppost four doors down from the house Ainsley shares with his sister and their bedridden father. The day the body is discovered, a maid of their house and Ainsley’s lover, Julia Kemp, fails to return home from errands in the city.
The Fourth Mandate
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 4. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,140. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Having offered her unequivocal resignation, Beatrice Knight is certain she is clear of her former employer. That is, until the Society’s Director Prof Runal shows up at the train station, her cousin announces horrifying news and a ponytailed dwarf decides he needs her powers for his evil scheme. Fortunately, anything is manageable with a pot of tea and a fully loaded walking stick.
Society for Paranormals (Boxed set)
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 0. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 195,690. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Save 90% with this 4-in-1 boxset with 380+ reviews! Jane Austen meets Lara Croft: a paranormal detective refuses to let danger, death and unwanted suitors inconvenience her in British East Africa. If you adore “Pride & Prejudice”, appreciate British humor, enjoy paranormal mysteries, or would love to experience adventure in colonial Africa, then start your supernatural safari right now.
Revenge of the Mantis
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 42,980. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Beatrice Knight’s arch nemesis is about to pay an unsolicited visit. Mrs. Knight must now answer one critical question: what, or whom, is she prepared to sacrifice in order to defeat the Mantis? As if that isn’t heart-wrenching enough, Mr. Timmons boldly presents a possibility too terrible to consider, yet too tempting to refuse. Now, if only she could survive long enough to make a decision…
Ghosts of Tsavo
Series: Society for Paranormals, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 56,550. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
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Armed with Victorian etiquette and a dead husband, Beatrice Knight arrives in colonial Kenya desperate for a pot of tea. She’ll need more than that if she’s to unravel the mystery of the Ghosts of Tsavo without being eaten in the process. She must endure all manner of inconveniences while surviving the efforts of her safari guide to feed her to the lions. What is a ghost-chasing widow to do?
Harriett
Series: The Tipton Hollow Series. Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 101,000. Language: English. Published: October 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
The first meeting of the Tipton Hollow Psychic Circle doesn't go as planned, especially when one of their members ends up dead.It is love at first sight for Mark, but his courting of Harriett is hindered by a complex web of thefts, murders and lies.When Harriett begins to receive threats on her life, Mark faces a race against time to prove that there isn't such a thing as ghosts - or is there?
The Colossus in Clay: A Mountebank Mystery
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,990. Language: English. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes
A fiendish terror stalks the streets of Augusta by night, a monster stronger than a dozen men combined, a daemon unpierceable by even the sharpest sword, a horror who pursues its ghastly ends without need of food, drink or respite! While the ordinary townsfolk quail and cower, it is not they who need fear the wrath of...The Colossus In Clay!
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Conspiracies of Shadow & Fire
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 63,700. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » 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. A visitor arrives from Darkwood’s past: from a time when the mysteries first began to gather around her and her guide-stone...
The Darkwood Mysteries: The Spindly-Snatcher
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,840. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
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. Why is a writer burning down bookshops? Darkwood and Hobbs investigate a creeping madness, but in doing so the hunters become the hunted…
Sherlock Holmes Investigates. The Affair of the Captive Mothers
Series: Sherlock Holmes Investigates, Book 7. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,420. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
A dangerous spider leads Sherlock Holmes and Dr.Watson to investigate the circumstances of certain English people held captive at home and in foreign parts. Some were held by Borneo pirates, and lost to their families until the great detective is able to reunite them. Dr. Watson finds he is personally greatly affected by this investigation.