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Hatchet Harry (A Suspense Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,500. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
KEVIN STUBBS sees serial killers. Everywhere! There's only one problem: the persons of interest never seem to be the ones in the FBI Wanted Posters. Will Hatchet Harry, a recent addition, be any different?
Disputed Charges
Price: Free! Words: 2,180. Language: English. Published: May 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mira receives a bill from her credit card company with massive charges she claims she never made. The mystery really begins when she learns that all signs point in her direction after all.
Federal
You set the price! Words: 5,880. Language: Canadian English. Published: May 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Two months ago, Natalie Marsh, 23 years old, vanished without a trace. Authorities investigated for weeks but came up with nothing, and the case went cold. Then, out of the blue, an anonymous tip is received: someone is being held captive near a small town in Upstate New York, and their description matches Natalie's. But is there more going on than just a kidnapping?
Images
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 43,650. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A collection of seven short stories of different genres like mystery, science fiction, murder, horror. Though the stories have different genres; readers may immediately discover the similar key aspects in all of them. Story lines are mostly driven by the fiction, drawing the attention of the reader more on the events which lead the reader to put himself in the place of the main characters.
Chipped: A Dr. At Mini Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 3,330. Language: English. Published: April 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Dr. At would like to get a little lost dog back to his owner, it's just that tracking down that owner may not be as straight forward as it seems.
The Bizarre Experiences Of Andrew Sullivan
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: English. Published: April 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Andrew Sullivan is an Indian Police officer, who is famous for his strange investigation experiences.
Apparition
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,010. Language: English. Published: April 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An N.Y.P.D. detective is shocked to find his new SoHo apartment has a ghostly guest. What he finds after digging into the apartment's history is even more shocking.
The Legend of The “Grau Kiefer” Inn: The Third Case
Series: Indolent shot at reconciliation: Mysteries solved by convict Albert. Price: Free! Words: 8,800. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Seven blistered corpses are found in a derelict hogweed field. Seventy-four years prior, a family of seven suddenly vanished and left their establishment - the "Grau Kiefer" inn - in the hands of fate. Are these cases related? Or the killer just wants everyone to believe they are? Those are the questions the detectives are asking.
Cutting Right To The Chase Vol.3 - 10x1000 Word Stories Of Unusual Crimes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,720. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Central Italy has not only nice food, Etruscan town walls and breath-taking art: crimes and mysteries happen in the background among the maze of alleys of the historical city centre. The third book of the Chase Williams flash fiction series features more short detective stories with mystery and suspense included. You haven’t read Vol.1 & Vol.2 yet? Don’t worry. The stories can be read separately!
Agent Hilch: Troll Trouble
You set the price! Words: 7,380. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Hilch responds to what he thinks is a simple case of foolish citizens becoming troll food, but things get complicated once he explores the crime scene. With no sign of the trolls in question he has to use every tool at his disposal (and some that aren't) to solve the case. With a no-nonsense approach, and little regard for rules and protocol Hilch goes after the culprits in style.
Murder at the job!
Price: Free! Words: 2,550. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Aggression breeds Aggression. So when Samuel simply don't fit in at the company, the bullying starts. But Samuel has a form of revenge that nobody could even begin to imagine. Till one day, it simply goes just a little too far.
Calculated Cruelty
Series: John Steele, Rural Detective, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 25,260. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Private eye, John Steele, just wants to solve cases and keep those around him happy. He'll soon have to face the consequences of ignoring a senator's plans to repeal the Right To Farm laws and the choice of taking on a case for a client with a shady past. Steele uncovers infidelity, murder, and acts of animal cruelty as he digs for the truth.
Slipped Up
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016 by Learning To Surf Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
The stolen Glass Slippers are worth a little fortune. How can Fiona keep her mind on the production when her fiance’ is the main suspect?
Tim's Summer Vacation Book I
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: English. Published: March 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
Tim gets lost at a rest stop on his annual family vacation and begins his journey of finding his way out east to Myrtle Beach, South Carolina to catch up with his family. Meanwhile his mother turns around in the car and realizes that Tim is missing and starts freaking out to her husband. Tim's parents and sister Alicia turn the car around and head back to try and pick up Tim to find him worn out.
How to Write Flash Fiction and Tell a Story in a Few Words
Series: Creative Writing. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,030. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2016 by Juicy Words Publications. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Nonfiction » Reference » Writing skills
Flash fiction is a way of succinctly telling a story. The genre requires brevity which many writers find an interesting challenge but difficult to achieve. Be warned, writing flash fiction can be addictive!
Exploitation and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,990. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Exploitation and Other Stories is a collection of science fiction (SF), fantasy, mystery, and flash fiction. Space exploration, alien encounters, a little magic, and a few crimes / investigations all make an appearance in the stories of this collection.
The Vault
Price: Free! Words: 1,310. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In 2008 in east Charlotte, a man walks out of his house in the early evening hours and is never seen again. Then, eight years later, almost to the day, clues to his final resting place are accidentally discovered by a storm water crew working near a creek. A very bizarre suicide. Another one in the psecret psociety pshort pstory pseries. Based on a true story. Approx. 1300 words.
Ire and Avarice Part One
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: March 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Is a relationship so simple or is it a consequence of a well planned conspiracy....
The Witch of Ballyvale
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
What do people fear? The unknown, the ruling classes, or individualism? Aged four, Mags Rose was plucked from her home that was alien to her and placed in a world where she would grow to be an individual, strong in her beliefs and values. Others fear her, wishing to dominate, and wanting her submission to the norms of society. She stands firm.
On The Beach
You set the price! Words: 1,470. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
After his mother's funeral, Edward meets a mysterious young man on the beach.