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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 extraordinary fiction, drawing the attention of the reader more on the events which lead the reader to put himself in the place of the main chara
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.
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.
Six Crime Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,250. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Six crime short stories (about 25,000 words) including two "mob" stories originally published in Alfred Hitchcock's Mystery Magazine plus additional stories involving the mob, murder and mystery.
7 Mystery & Suspense Short Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,850. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2016 by MurderWillOut Mysteries. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A wife who murders her cheating husband, a knife-wielder foiled by an unexpected sneeze, a dying woman with a deadly secret that changed lives, an old man trying to make up for his past... These stories run the gamut of crime-writing and will keep you guessing to the last word.
Crystal Caviar
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 26,270. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Crystal Caviar is a gritty, street-level tale about a knock-about Australian fighter who pulls the pin on a “no-win, no-pay” fight life in Brazil to touch down at JFK Airport for an enigmatic rendezvous with destiny. This story is a sharp, action packed mystery that weaves black comedy, love, psychiatry, and surrealism.
The Commuter's Friend - A collection of short and even shorter stories to make your journey fly by!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 21,440. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
I’ve collected together some of my favourite work. There are really short stories, aka flash fiction, and some longer pieces that will hopefully while away a longer journey and help you to forget about that bloke across from you sniffing every thirty seconds, or the person who keeps whistling under their breath or the one who has a really annoying ‘message received’ tone on their mobile. The
Sisters
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 82,460. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Alexandra Bertolissio is a homicide cop, a slight, sensitive woman, making a reputation as a brilliant detective in a world that is brutal and tough. Her younger sister, Mel, is a beauty, reckless and carefree, she is adored by everyone and a magnet for trouble. "Sisters" is a collection of crime stories, including two full novellas, featuring these two remarkable women.
Unpacking the Undertaker
Series: The Ella Westin Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 40,950. Language: English. Published: December 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ella is back from her honeymoon and is moving into her new home. She unpacked a particularly heavy crate and got a nasty shock. All she wanted to do was put her books on the bookshelf. Is it too late to close the crate and send it back? #4 in the Ella Westin Mysteries coming December 27, 2015
The Enigma of the Spirits
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,690. Language: English. Published: December 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A spring of murders and disappearances claimed by the internet legend that is referred to as "the facelessman." Come and witness the ongoing investigation with Detective Ariel and Javana, as they along their journey meet with old and new friends as they are tested by a supernatural force.
The Sapiens Missile Mystery -
You set the price! Words: 28,840. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It took four people to die in the same horrid circumstances before TAMER and his partner, Don Franklin are finally able to figure it all out. Selling Navy missiles to overseas parties is a complicated and dangerous business, to say the least. Even worse when you throw in a twisted mindset.
Never Kill a Cat and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 53,940. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In the title story we have an old woman, alone in the world but for her beloved felines…and she’s a serial killer in the making. They say revenge is a dish best served cold—cold as death. This collection includes nine more tales—all of them Archer’s seventies-era “hippy” P.I. Doug McCool short stories, collected together for the first time.
Comedy Shorts - Humorous Fiction Short Stories - Four Comedy Short Stories
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
SLEUTHING FOR BEGINNERS: Angela decides to play detective when her neighbour dies suddenly. A PEACEFUL DEATH: George is visited by the Angel of Death, who makes some unusual demands. A GIRL'S BEST FRIEND: Ali sets out to find her dead uncle's secret, ill-gotten fortune. THE MUSE: Esther is a struggling writer until she meets her muse, who turns her world upside down.
The Broken Wings of Forgiveness: Seven Beacons Of Hope
You set the price! Words: 39,320. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Michael, a humble, devoted, kind husband and a caring father was struck by a tragedy that weakens his faith in good. He abandons everything to seek and to serve cold justice to those behind it as he joins forces with a powerful and mysterious deity on the condition that he has to save mankind and most importantly, track down his real enemies. The battle he faces makes him embrace his sole purpose
Death of Choice - Eight Tales of Murder, Mayhem and Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 115,840. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Come along to a Children’s Cemetery, 1920’s London, a diner in L.A., a foggy barnyard, a small town in Tennessee, a Hawaiian beach, and discover chills, thrills, and crimes you’ll long remember. Meet a flashy designer, a neurosurgeon, a coroner, a woman of European elegance, a detective who’s fed up, and a Tennessee Police Chief all filling the pages of Death of Choice.
Nosferatu's Assassin
Price: Free! Words: 21,170. Language: English. Published: August 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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Eura must find a killer who's absorbed the lives of other vampires, before they kill again and grow even further in strength. It will take all her skill to live if she doesn't succumb to siren's call of power that is offered to her.
Rahasya, Romancho, Goyenda Golpo Sangraha (রহস্য, রোমাঞ্চ, গোয়েন্দা গল্প সংগ্রহ)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,880. Language: Bengali. Published: August 2, 2015 and represented by editionNEXT.com (Publisher). Categories: Fiction » Classics, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“রহস্য, রোমাঞ্চ, গোয়েন্দা গল্প সংগ্রহ”, editionNEXT সম্পাদিত বাংলা রহস্য রোমাঞ্চ গল্পের এক অনবদ্য সংকলন। সর্বকালের সেরা ১০ জন লেখকের ১০ টি লেখা এই সংকলনে স্থান পেয়েছে।
Death and a Cup of Tea
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 46,670. Language: English. Published: August 1, 2015 by Elm Books Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Elm Books is proud to present the fourth book in our award-winning mystery collection, with eight stories featuring a female sleuth and tea. Choose your brew carefully... some are comforting, others are deadly. Stories by: Lee Mullins, Albert Tucher, Robert D. Hughes, Lynn Finger, Sharon Nelson, Stefanie Rico, Wendy Worthington and Cheryl Korte, edited by Jess Faraday
Possession, and Expectancies of Hell
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 38,250. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
3 novellas of possession, voodoo and mystery. From a man possessed by his dead mother to a man chased by an unknow voodoo master to a conflict between a voodoo master and a, supposedly, normal man. Things are not often as they may seem to the individual.
Killer Eulogy and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 25,830. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
One definition of noir is “no happy endings.” In this short story collection by award-winning author, Warren Bull, don’t expect any last-minute reprieves - it isn’t going to happen. Dark desires spiral inexorably down toward disaster. Bad choices lead to dangerous consequences, and a sucker never gets an even break.

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