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Enter Merlin Tyana Collector's edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 67,070. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Merlin Tyana is a mysterious character who appears, always during a thunderstorm, to solve or prevent a murder, then seems to disappear into thin air.
Big Pulp: Catskin
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 60,710. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2014 by Big Pulp. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
The son of a smalltown sheriff takes crime prevention into his own hands, but curiosity may kill the cat in Arley Sorg's "Catskin", the lead story in the summer 2013 issue of Big Pulp!
The Hidden: Mysterious Tales of Suspense
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 73,990. Language: English. Published: January 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
From award-winning author mystery author Brendan DuBois comes this unique collection of "hidden" or hard-to-find short stories. Since 1985, DuBois has published more than 130 short stories, and in this anthology, he brings together stories that are hard to find for the reader or collector that have been published in non-tradtional markets.
Spanish Eye
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 52,020. Language: British English. Published: November 27, 2013 by Crooked Cat publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Through the eyes of Leon Cazador, half-English, half-Spanish private investigator, we experience the human condition in many guises. This collection covers twenty two cases, some insightful, some humorous, and some tragic. The tales evoke tears and laughter, pleasure at the downfall of criminals, and anger at arrogant evil-doers. Leon Cazador fights injustice in all its forms.
The Dark Side: 10 Short Stories of Crime & Mystery
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 53,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013 by Dark Elms Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Human beings—a mixture of good and bad, light and darkness. Most tend toward the light, but some live in the dark. In these ten stories of crime and mystery, Jeff Ambrose explores the dark side of human nature … the side most of us keeps at bay. In this collection, you’ll find some of Ambrose’s bestselling stories: “A Bad Night for a Desperate Man,” “Revenge,” and “The Right-Hand Man.”
Kayıp Halkanın Sırrı
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 62,580. Language: Turkish. Published: November 1, 2013. Category: Fiction » Drama » Anthologies
Bu kitap bir bilgilendirmedir… Bu kitap… her şeyden önce bir gerçek.. Öncesinde bir kurgu, öncesinde bir öykü… Öncesinde bir hayal…ama hayal edilen şey gerçekte olacakların ta kendisi… Bu dünyada herkese ait bir umut dalgası var.. Kimisi onu yaşar, kimisi yaşayamaz.. Kimi görür, kimi görmez! Onu yaşlı görmek hepimizin çaresizliği… Umutsuzluğu!
Undeath and the Detective: Nine Spooky Mysteries
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 67,240. Language: English. Published: October 30, 2013 by Elm Books Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nine talented authors tackle these pressing questions and more, in Undeath and the Detective, the first collection of supernatural mysteries from Elm Books. Between these covers, you will encounter zombies, extraterrestrials, vampires, shape-shifters, and more than a few ghosts.
Death on a Cold Night
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Price: $4.95 USD. Words: 55,550. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2013 by Elm Books Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
We present here Elm Books’ first mystery collection, eight chilling winter tales, ranging from a cozy story of the theft of a teapot to ripped-from-the-headlines crimes stories. We have brought you a slew of dead bodies, with settings from a glamorous Hollywood movie set to the Wyoming wilderness, and even a vampire or two.
LaStanza: New Orleans Police Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 85,340. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Seventeen short stories chronicle the life of a police officer from his days as a patrolman to a homicide detective back to his childhood when he caught his first killer at age eight.
Clients & Perps Novelette Collection #1
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,460. Language: English. Published: September 21, 2013 by MindWingsAudio. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Clients & Perps Novelette Collection #1 is a collection of published novelettes by Jack Bates from the popular series, Harry Landers, PI. Each episode presents the reader with client cases that are forceful and interesting. Including: The Butcher’s Heir, Mumbly Peg, The Infidelity Case, Ten Minutes After Midnight, Satan’s School for Scandal, Shot Girls (NEW), and A Model for Murder.
Turner Hahn and Frank Morales
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,510. Language: English. Published: September 9, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The collected twenty-one short stories featuring homicide detectives Turner Hahn and Frank Morales.
Node Space
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,860. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Strange tales--an Irish rebel becomes a stranger in a strange land, a lurid, bloody cockfight off Magazine Street, the shadowy string-pulling of the New Orleans Mafia, an odd profile of the much-despised Celine, a bit of hard-chine rum-running during Prohibition, the fag-ends of Batista's Cuban regime, and the Bay of Pigs, seen through a unique prism.
9 Tales of Henghis Hapthorn
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 71,890. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2013. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Space opera
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Here are nine tales of Henghis Hapthorn, foremost freelance discriminator of Old Earth in the planet's penultimate age. Included are the six stories that ran in The Magazine of Fantasy & Science Fiction (and were previously collected in The Gist Hunter and Other Stories), leading up to the events that began the first Hapthorn novel, Majestrum, plus three more.
Nefarious North
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: Canadian English. Published: July 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Delve into spine chilling, bone numbing crime stories that will set your teeth chattering as your run to lock your doors, turn on your lights and hide under your bedcovers. Sixteen incredible authors bring twenty-seven tales of murder, mayhem, theft, cops and robbers to life, with twisted ends that will leave you reeling and begging for more.
Endless Road and Other Stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,480. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
From master mystery author John Lutz comes this collection featuring a gripping man-on-the-run novel and four of his best pieces of short fiction. The stories included in this collection are: The Truth of the Matter DNA Image Endless Road S.O.S.
More Oddments
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Series: Bill Pronzini Mysteries, Book 10. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 64,850. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2013 by Crossroad Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
More Oddments features fourteen more detective stories featuring characters such as Fergus O'Hara and the "Nameless" Detective.
Further Notes From the Dispatch Box of John H Watson, MD
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Series: The Dispatch Box of John H Watson MD, Book 3. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 54,290. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2013 by Inknbeans Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The second box ("the dispatch-box") to be discovered in the vaults of Cox & Co. of Charing Cross has been the source of even more discoveries concerning the celebrated detective Sherlock Holmes. This collection includes a Foreword from consulting Sherlockian Dr. Philip C. Eyster.
Storm Warning (Crime Fiction)
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,000. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2013. Category: Fiction » African American fiction » Mystery & detective
The Caribbean is not just sun, sand and smiling natives bearing coconuts full of fruity drinks! Far from it! Set on the imaginary island of St. Crescens, the five stories in this collection of short crime fiction will take you deep into the heart of an island society where poverty, corruption, greed and sex form a potent and explosive brew.
The Adventures of Heron
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 53,340. Language: English. Published: June 15, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
When the Magistrate of the Rhakotis District calls on Heron of Alexandria—the greatest inventor the city has ever known—to help him solve a series of crimes, he learns the unexpected value of the inventor's unique knowledge. Five Mysteries from Ancient Alexandria The Price of Numbers The Weight of Gold The Blood of the Gods The Virtues of Madness The Curse of the Gorgon
Collected Dick Sleuth Mysteries - Tasmania's No. 1 Detective
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Series: Collected Series, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 146,590. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
This detective story collection is mainly set in Tasmania and brings to life a most original detective whose unorthodoxical and bizarre actions leads to impressive results. The stories and events of the funny and lively Tasmania’s No. 1 Detective treats mystery and danger with a humour that is proper from a Tasmanian , and defies the crude logician to try to solve these cases in any other way.