Books tagged: victorian mystery

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The Death Downstairs
Series: Cassie Pengear Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 71,720. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Cassie Pengear’s landlady asks her to check the references of the new tenant, she expects it to be a simple matter of confirming what was provided. She did not expect it to lead to a dead body in the flat below, a series of thefts in the building, and mysterious events at a bank she’s done typing for. If Cassie wants to feel safe in her flat again, she’ll have to solve the death downstairs.
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.
Christmas, Corpses, and Clockwork Kittens
Price: Free! Words: 5,030. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(4.00)
A short Christmas mystery set in the world of the Cassie Pengear Mysteries. While preparing their tinkering/ haberdashery shop for the Christmas season, Kate and Ada find a body on their doorstep. When Inspector Wainwright is sent to investigate, they start looking into the crime themselves before he can scare away all of their Christmas patrons. A short Christmas mystery of approx. 5000 words.
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.
Prayers for the Dying
Series: Marshall House Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 74,310. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00)
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: $3.99 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: $4.99 USD. Words: 155,880. Language: English. Published: February 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
3-in-1 boxset with 400+ 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
(4.00)
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?