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The Shepherd
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Laissez les bons temps rouler - Until somebody gets killed of course. Catch each monthly episode of A Cajun Murder Mystery Series. Real-life Police Chief writing raw mystery and thriller crime fiction short stories.
Remains to be Seen
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Short story, 12 pages approx. Undercover narcotics agents Michael O'Neill and Baby Johnson, still suffering PTSD from the Vietnam War, quit the Australian Bureau of Narcotics and move to the far north coast of New South Wales. Johnson hopes to renew his relationship with Star. O'Neill thinks settling down with long-time girlfriend Azure might be the solution - but that remains to be seen.
Dinner Date At Mt Isa
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Price: Free! Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
'Dinner Date At Mt Isa' is the final volume in Ken Blowers' series of delightful short stories. The first story takes us to the quintessential Aussie town of Mt Isa to chase mysterious shadows. The last is a surprise prelude to Ken's new volume of stories starring B. Urglar, These short stories have something to offer everyone.
Lunch On Lowestoft Pier
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Price: Free! Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this fifth release in a series, Ken takes the reader on a journey winds amongst stories ranging in settings from the eastern shores of England to the Gold Coast. These locations serve as the perfect backdrop for Ken's character's to come to life.
The Profilers Journal entry I Brothers
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Series: The Profilers Journal, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This is a case about two brothers that have a special relationship that isn't what would be considered normal in any way.
Predeo Dobruš
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,160. Language: Serbian. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Pripovetka. Godina je 1947. Na jednoj padini francuske planine Krolski zub pojavljuje se čudan objekat, nalik nekakvoj gvozdenoj cevi. Objekat je bio dug oko dvesta metara i imao neka vrlo zanimljiva svojstva. Šest stotina godina ranije, u blizini današnjeg crnogorskog sela Cerova, desila se slična stvar. Padina i objekat. Dakle, pitanje glasi: Šta ovi događaji, zapravo, znače?
Legal Thriller: Criminal Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Run Free Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Defending a criminal is easy – until they make it personal. Criminal attorney Max Harrison takes on a case for an old school friend, Wayne Snowden. Wayne has been charged with the attempted murder of an old flame, but it quickly becomes evident that the prosecution is not interested in this conviction. So why are they still pressing ahead with the charge? What is Wayne hiding?
Adriana (Serbian Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: Serbian. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Pripovijetka. Da li se sjećate Sezone polivanja? One omiljene zabave djece iz solitera kojom se obilježava kraj školske godine. Naliješ kantu vodom, odeš na balkon i sve izručiš na nečiju glavu. Sjajna zabava, zar ne? A sjećate li se Adriane? Nju niko nije polivao, sjećate li se? Ana me je jednom pitala: „Zašto Adrianu niko ne poliva?" Dobro pitanje.
Hindsight: The Black Heart (#2)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 22,360. Language: English. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Walker loved her from the first time he met her. He would have done anything for her, done anything to protect her from the self-righteous jerk she was dating. He wished more than anything that he hadn't. Walker listened to the devil whispering in his ear. He lied to her-- to save her. He lied to her-- to keep her safe. He lied to her-- and she paid. Never trust the devil. Never.
Blood Snow
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Series: Anna Harris. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Snarky, ill-tempered and alone: Anna Harris kills for money. Weightier pay cheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills. She can see no way of turning work down. Nobody attends Brian Mathewson’s functions for the food, the entertainment neither. They come for the connections. And they always leave satisfied. Except when they don’t leave at all . . . Blood Snow: An Anna Harris Short Story.
Dobrush Valley
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Short story. In 1947, on one of the slopes of the French mountain Dent de Crolles, a strange object appeared. It was a sort of iron pipe, about 200 meters long. The object displayed some very interesting features. Six hundred years earlier, in the area of today’s Montenegrin village of Tserovo, the same happened. The slope and the thing. So, the question is: What is the meaning of these events?
Adriana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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Short story. Do you remember the Watering Season? That favorite children’s tradition in the building to mark the end of the school year. You fill a can with water, go out on the balcony and empty the can on someone’s head. Good tradition, isn’t it? And do you remember Adriana? No one “watered” her, remember? Anna asked me once: “Why isn’t anybody watering Adriana?” Good question.
More Short Fuses (Four Free Short Stories)
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Price: Free! Words: 48,590. Language: British English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Four free short stories from bestselling author Stephen Leather, plus opening chapters of five of his bestselling thrillers. The short stories are: Rules of Engagement (where Spider Shepherd has to help a friend who is in serious trouble with the police), The Constituency Meeting (where a group of old folks decide to commit a murder), Ghost Kids and Massage Therapy.
The Pajama Drama: A Delilah Duffy Short
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Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Amateur detective, bookstore manager and island misfit, Delilah Duffy, enjoys solving mysteries, but an old guy’s missing PJs? If there’s dirty laundry to be found, Delilah Duffy will find it!
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.
The Power to Kill
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,480. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
In “The Power to Kill”, his third outing, Phil is recruited to help guard a witness in a banking and money laundering scandal who’s offered to spill everything he knows to Brit and Yank financial regulators. But when the man takes off with a mysterious woman, things go from bad to worse in a flash and the chase is on.
Antologi Detektif Indonesia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Semua cerpen dalam Antologi “Detektif Indonesia” ini merupakan hasil karya teman-teman yang lolos dalam audisi yang diadakan oleh Katamagz. Audisi cerpen detektif tersebut diadakan untuk mengangkat genre detektif yang masih kurang berkembang di Indonesia. Ada 10 cerpen detektif terpilih yang dimasukkan dalam antologi ini, semuanya bertema detektif Indonesia
The Blind Assman -- A Boone Butters Crime Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Short of money -- and short of breath -- odd-jobs man Boone Butters takes what he hopes will be an easy score: chasing an unwanted patron from an unsavory nightspot. But nothing is ever as easy as it ought to be for Boone, and with his health getting worse, simple sometimes equals deadly… THE BLIND ASSMAN is the fourth story in the Boone Butters series.
The Man in the Murderer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mundanity reigns on Dorchester Avenue. . . . Except when it doesn’t. A tale of quiet horror and disturbing secrets brought out into the harsh light of day. The Man in the Murderer: A Short Story.
The Death of Sherlock Holmes & Other Stories
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Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 48,790. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A collect of stories that appeared in journals and magazine, headed by The Death of Sherlock Holmes with the master detective solving yet another crime in London and his untimely death, which answers every question readers have wondered about for years.