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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 at Comfree Abbey
Series: Dodie Fanshaw Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,990. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Who shot farmer Harris during a pheasant shoot? His cow sheds and pig pens near the entrance to Sir Hugo's Comfree Abbey may put off their prospective guests when the Abbey opens as a superior private hotel. Dodie Fanshaw investigates all those at the shoot. The police, however, seem to suspect Sir Hugo. But almost anyone could have done it, and othes had their own quarrels with Farmer Harris.
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
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.
Honor Code
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,280. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
In a small southern town where everyone knows your business, Dect. Larry Robbins must solve the disappearance of eighty-year-old George Beason. When evidence indicates Beason left on his own, Robbins could close the case, but his instinct tells him more’s at stake. As he uncovers clues about Beason’s family, Robbins must untangle conflicting motives & hidden agendas to bring Beason home alive.
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?
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
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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
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Andrew Sullivan is an Indian Police officer, who is famous for his strange investigation experiences.
The Adventures of Watts and Sherlock: The R.X. Problem
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 75,280. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
In a futuristic City, a doctor finds himself living with a man named Sherlock, who is trying to emulate his literary namesake, to a disturbing degree. Dr. Watts is soon whisked along as Sherlock solves a murder, saves a kidnapped girl, and goes up against a Corporation to hunt down the distributor of a dangerous new drug. But Watts soon realizes that the greatest mystery may be Sherlock himself.
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!