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The Trap
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 8,730. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Inspector Kriton Ellis is the protagonist of a series of short mystery stories. In this story, an anonymous sender is willing to trap different people in order to prove that money is above personal principles and values. Is the murderer of Albert Robinson, the famous art dealer, one of them? If there was only one truth our life would be very monotonous… https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=41ZcgVPzJNE
The Melungeon Witch's Scandal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,320. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
When a single, pregnant woman is attacked, Melungeon healer Cephea Collins comes to her defense and her aid. After all, Cephea herself knows a thing or two about being an outcast in society. As Sheriff Daniel Praeger's ex-wife makes a last-ditch attempt to drive Daniel and Cephea apart, Cephea begins to wonder if there will be a happy ending for anyone.
The Melungeon Witch's Gold
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,100. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
A mysterious stranger is found with a bag of gold—and shot with a poisoned arrow. When a man and woman arrive in town with claims the gold was stolen, Sheriff Daniel Praeger must uncover the truth while Melungeon healer Cephea Collins tends to the wounded and unconscious victim. Will the growing feelings between Daniel and Cephea help solve the puzzle or drive them further apart?
The Melungeon Witch's Ghost
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,020. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
When Sheriff Daniel Praeger's three-year-old son finds a "sleeping man" in the woods, Daniel realizes the man has been murdered—and was himself accused of murdering his own wife a year ago. With the dead man's uncooperative family and Daniel's ex turning up the heat, can Daniel keep his son and Cephea safe while sorting out his own conflicted emotions?
Return of the Melungeon Witch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Melungeon healer Cephea Collins finds herself falling for Sheriff Daniel Praeger, but those feelings are put to the test when he asks her help on a case involving the murder of his ex-girlfriend's brother. As the ex makes it clear she wants to rekindle her relationship with Daniel, Cephea learns that love can be as deadly as any of the poultices and poisons she uses in her craft.
The Melungeon Witch
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,170. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
When a girl is found murdered in a small Appalachian town after meeting with mysterious Melungeon healer Cephea Collins, suspicion falls on Cephea. It's up to Sheriff Daniel Praeger to uncover the truth, but his investigation may dig a little too close to home when he finds himself falling for the main suspect, and his beliefs about science and witchcraft are turned upside down.
WMD Redux Weapons Missing Detection
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: May 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Short Story Fiction: WMD planted in a foreign country to justify invasion go missing. One person knows their location. His value is tied to public reaction. Time is running out!
Morning Coffee and Some Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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This ebook offers three short stories ranging in the mystery, fiction, and science fiction genres.
End Game Smith Investigation Series 5
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a certain incident with her client, she has decided to resign and spend her time writing books.
Shaky Game: Smith Investigation Series 3
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,860. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- The year is 2014. Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a few cases with Smith Investigation, Rob decides to follow her heart's calling and become the full time investigator.
Top Of The Game: Smith Investigations Series 2
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,390. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- The year is 2014. Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a certain incident with her client, she has decided to resign and spend her time writing books.
Back In The Game: Smith Investigation Series 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,820. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016 by Betty Johnson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » General
---About Rob Walsh or "Robin"--- The year is 2014. Rob Walsh is a 49 years old retired Chief Petty Officer and private investigator. She is a rising star as a PI. Following a certain incident with her client, she has decided to resign and spend her time writing books.
Heroes of Destiny
Price: Free! Words: 16,180. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk
Is Dalton James a hero? Certainly not! He’s a grumpy private detective that drinks too much whiskey and smokes too many cigars. He hopes to earn enough money to pay the monthly bills and once in a while get a woman or two into his bed. But what if omens, faith and destiny all work together to make him a hero? This is the story of one such man.
Yes to Maybe
Price: Free! Words: 7,220. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“Tim, your place is going to be robbed tonight,” said the voice on the phone. This is how Tim’s day starts. The repayment of his debt to a local “Organized Business” leader has been set into motion. Assigned to the task is 16 year old Desmond Reid, and Tim decides he can prevent the looting of his bar. Will Desmond be able to pull off the job, or will Tim be able to hold onto his assets?
Cold As Steel vol. 1
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,090. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016 by DarkestKnightPublishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
James Steeley is a private investigator. A client of his is found murdered by a serial killer, and the murderer is now targeting Steeley's family and friends. Working alongside Detective Elizabeth Rifton, he must find the killer before he loses everything.
Guilty of Collusion
Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: May 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Inspector Kriton Ellis is the fictional protagonist of a series of short mystery stories. In this story the inspector is trying to reveal who is the mastermind behind the kidnapping of Olivia Cooper, the daughter of Harry Cooper, the owner of the largest hard disk drive manufacturers in the world. Greed drives everyone crazy and the secret can’t remain hidden for ever…
Murder Considered As One of the Fine Arts: Part One of The Philosophical Detective
Price: Free! Words: 8,500. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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The iconic Argentine writer Jorge Luis Borges tries his skill as a detective in Cambridge, Massachusetts, in 1967, addressing not only murder but issues of destiny, personal identity and artistic creation in this Part One of THE PHILOSOPHICAL DETECTIVE.
Hatchet Harry
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. The FBI and State Police forces 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?

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