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The Case of the Mayor’s Mementos: A 15-Minute Brodericks Mystery: Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,900. Language: English. Published: December 21, 2013 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Historical / Other
“Ten thousand dollars,” Carl answered. “I could get a lot more for it where I’m going in Europe. They remember the war over there. My grandfather was a hero to the people of France and England too. I’m only willing to sell it for this low of an amount because this was his hometown.” Is that a good price for an early pistol? And did it really belong to the first mayor? Includes CCSS activities.
Ghostspeaker
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Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: British English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Konrad Savast is Death’s most trusted servant, charged with finding and punishing the vilest of killers. When a wealthy young woman takes her own life, Konrad is sent to investigate. Was it suicide, or murder? Or... both? To discover the truth, Konrad must navigate the combined perils of society gossip, an unregistered Ghostspeaker and a host of unquiet spirits.
Thorns and Roses
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 52,030. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
a collection of short stories written for varoious writers ortganizations over time. They include mysteries , thrillers, scirnce fiction and general fiction stories All rthe stories are within the normal limits set by writers organizations, being between three thousand and seven thousaand words.
The Case of the Pilfered Pellets: A 15-Minute Brodericks Mystery, Educational Version
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Price: $1.19 USD. Words: 5,860. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2014 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
Tommy rode up on his bike. He was breathing hard. Sweat was running down his face, but Tommy didn’t seem to care. “Someone stole my science experiment,” Tommy wailed. “You guys solve mysteries. I need your help. If I don’t get those pellets back before tomorrow I won’t be able to finish. Then I won’t win the prize." Can you solve this mystery? Teaches logic and detail. Has Common Core tasks.
Crash Course In Homicide
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,040. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jazz Kincaid is thrust into the lead role of a hit and run case. Pitted against her bosses, the prosecutor and the investigating officer, her only allies are the firm’s spunky paralegal and a private eye. Does the rookie have what it takes to run with the big boys and win her first major trial? Crash Course In Homicide is a light-hearted, fast-paced romp through a courtroom procedure. 18,910 words
A Coincidence Too Many Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
15 murder cases that I was involved with in Florida. Greatly exaggerated for my part in most of them.
Crowich - Trick or Treat?
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,000. Language: English. Published: June 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The story of a detective, Elizabeth Baker, called back to a small New England town to investigate the disappearance of three missing persons. She is also informed of disturbances at the old Aleister Crowley estate. As if a sinister destiny played some role in the events, these happenings seem to be occurring as Halloween approaches....
Terri's Tales
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,570. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Two crime stories from the man Ian Rankin once called ‘The Godfather of British Noir’. These are early stories from the years when Russell James was establishing himself as ‘one of the best of Britain’s darker crime writers’ (as the Times called him). They tell of the young woman Terri and her hard-scrabble existence in south London among criminals and hard types.
Future Memories
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A Senator missing since 1971; four middle-class department store robbers; a red-hooded waif on her way to assassinate the President; a man who discovers the world's best soft drink; a taxi driver unknowingly transporting large bags of cocaine; a chicken that crosses the road: these twenty-three short stories and dialogues will have you spinning in your chair.
The Case of the Jade Jewelry: A 15-Minute Brodericks Mystery
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Series: 15-Minute Books · 15-Minute Brodericks Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,420. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2012 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Interactive Adventures
“In China, it is very important to give a young girl jade. A family will even go into debt to get a very good piece of jade jewelry. But often they don’t have to buy a bracelet. Jade is passed down from generation to generation, just like my bracelet was passed down to me.” The Brodericks could tell that the jade was important to Shing Lee. But why wouldn’t the shop keeper return her bracelet?
Cleaning Day
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,720. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Saturday is house-cleaning day for our unlikely heroine in this story, but what finally gets cleaned up is quite a surprise!
A Dark Night
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Will revenge help Nick who lost his wife to the world of drugs? Mysterious circumstances help him to meet up with the murderers. The hatred ignites a passion for revenge. Drugs a curse of many!
Sanditon Investigations of the Reverend Lyle Thorne
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Series: Reverend Lyle Thorne Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,130. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Yet again, Reverend Lyle Thorne is called upon to aid among others... the local Constabulary and the Archbishop of Canterbury. He must pit his wits against those who would try to avoid justice and bring to a satisfying conclusion a Civil War murder over 200 years old. Five stories await your perusal. Can you find the clues that will lead you to the criminals/ murderers?
Word of a Stranger
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: December 28, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Six 'mind opening' short stories. Stories about good vs a better good, challenging time and reality, love, power, curiousity and destiny. A first volume.
Confetti: A Collection of Cozy Crimes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 48,360. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From a theme party in Mizpah, NJ, to a surfing incident on the north shore of Oahu, Hawaii, murders are planned. From a Malibu beach with remote control cars, to the northern hills of Las Vegas, people are disappearing. "Confetti" is a colorful mixture of delightful stories.
Mujarrabi
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: Hausa (Boko script). Published: February 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mujarrabi: Labari ne a game da wasu aminan ‘yan mata guda biyu, wanda sukayi kudurin daura igiyar aure a tsakanin ‘ya’yansu domin su tabbatad da dankon amintakar su ya dauwama har abada Wadannan ‘yanmata sun dauka wa kansu alkawarin ne tun kafin su kansu suyi aure. Bayan sunyi auren kuma sai...
Thirteen, an anthology of crime stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An eerie emerald skull holds the clue to a woman’s origins…and to murder. A bureaucrat stumbling home on a winter evening sees a lion…or does he? Senior citizens show their mettle…and their sinister side. And, more importantly, how do you get rid of a troublesome body and plan the perfect wedding…at the same time? Within these pages lie the answers!
More Tales of Mystery and Suspense
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 28,380. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this collection are five stories of mystery and suspense. Detectives, both private and police, solving crimes. Love, corruption, and greed abound in mystery fiction. Included are stories that demonstrate how these volatile aspects of the human psyche fight to make us stray onto the dark side of our nature and too often bring out the worst aspects of otherwise good people.
Relatos entre lo Fantástico y Terrible
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 4,300. Language: Spanish. Published: June 16, 2014 by The Little French eBooks. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
En esta oportunidad, Enza Scalici abandona las historias románticas, y describe mundos bizarros y alucinaciones que se funden con la realidad y fantasía.
Lost
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,610. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Two crime stories from the man Ian Rankin once called ‘The Godfather of British Noir’, early stories from the years when Russell James was establishing himself as ‘one of the best of Britain’s darker crime writers’ (as the Times called him). The first is the author’s only crime story to feature a detective, and the second, although a tale of prison life, is in lighter vein.