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FlashTyme: Five Flash Fiction Stories, Volume 1, Gimme the Creeps
By M. J. Joachim
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,230. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The psychological twists and turns of M. J. Joachim's Gimme the Creeps, nano flash fiction stories, will send shivers up your spine and make your hair stand on end. The dramatic intensity M. J.'s FlashTyme series gives you, presents a fast-paced, riveting adventure in record time.
Test Subject
By Nate Tunstall
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,280. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Officer Hughes and his team of police officers are on the hunt for a mass-murderer. The murderer is roaming the shadowy halls of a medical facility on the edge of town. Officer Hughes and his team must track the suspect and subdue him. The murderer isn't exactly what you'd expect him to be, and he quickly gives the team a scare. Do you dare enter the labs of this dark medical facility?
The Gold Eagle Mystery
By John Russo
Price: $2.50 USD. Words: 9,540. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by MuseItUp Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In the 1800s, Freshman Pinkerton Detective Ethan Edwards is sent west to investigate a string of Well’s Fargo safe robberies.
Lesson One - a short story
By S.S. Wilson
Price: Free! Words: 9,270. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011. Category: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
In in a chilling "what if" tale, writer S.S. Wilson (screenwriter of such films as Tremors and Short Circuit) calls into question everything we think we know about life - and death. Be forewarned that it's a little darker than my usual happy-go-lucky writing. Might seem controversial to some, too. Let me know what you think!.
Called Home
By Sheila Connolly
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2011 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The national bestselling author of the Orchard Mysteries presents this short prequel that started Meg Corey's mysterious adventures on the apple orchard in the small town of Granford, Massachusetts.
Cult
By Rachael A Payne
Price: Free! Words: 6,330. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
'Cult' is a short story. After stumbling on what she believes to be an undiscovered lost civilisation, Isabella is stolen into an underground world with the unknown always one step ahead.
Cultic
By Todd Maternowski
Price: Free! Words: 4,480. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
An up-and-coming professor of mystery religions and the occult performs a Tarot divination on himself at the urging of his students -- and finds he will be murdered within the next three days.
Medusa (Deutsche Version)
By David P Elliot
Series: Pieces of Fate (German Language), Book 2. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,420. Language: German. Published: June 22, 2011 by Red Cap Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Als ein Genie im Artificial Intelligence Programming stirbt, stehen sich zwei konkurrierende Unternehmen im Kampf um das intelligenteste Computerspiel aller Zeiten gegenüber. Wie weit werden sie gehen, um zu gewinnen? Medusa ist eine Kurzgeschichte aus der Anthologie „Pieces of Fate – Schicksalsgeschichten“ von David P Elliot.
Androcles and the Liar
By Chelsea Graydon
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Androcles, a Cornish Rex cat, was rescued from the shelter by his mistress, Julia. He's been watching out for her ever since. So when Julia quite innocently offers overnight lodgings to a man apparently down on his luck, it’s up to Androcles to check him out.
What Mrs Ben Didn't Know
By Barine Sambaris
Price: Free! Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: June 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Someone has been stealing Mrs Ben's fish, and she wondered who in her family would steal her fish.
Dangerous Women & Desperate Men
By Rick Mofina
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 27,910. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Four gripping stories of people on the brink; a broken-hearted woman in Las Vegas plots to take what she is owed, a haunted street cop finds his life on the line in a way he never expected; a desperate agent in California makes a life-changing choice; a hard-working middle-aged woman whose world is coming apart fights back with shocking vengeance.
Inspector Baseheart's Secret Files
By Arthur Crowley
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,420. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
As usual Inspector Baseheart’s plate is filled with blood and baloney. These are the never-before revealed Secret Files: A ferocious Ape Man has escaped, ravenous for vegetable Lasagna with meat sauce! A high school English teacher is forced to diagram sentences by fiendish former students! A billionaire’s compound has been invaded! Inspector Baseheart has a bone to pick with Aesop! And MORE!
Tomahawks and Rayguns
By Peggy Johnson
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,970. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Here we are, back at Rendezvous camp! Living history 101 this time with a bit of a sci-fi twist! Aliens? Come with us once again to Rondyvoo! This time our campers have an out of this world week end! Lot's of old and new friends are back at camp once again. 2nd story in the Rondyvoo series.
The Night Tribe
By Ghee Bouche'
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In the deep mountains where few venture, lives a biologist who won the trust and friendship of a group of mystical individuals. For years he has lived and studied alone while he collected data and observations on a species never before studied at close range with intimate communication.
How to Cook Husbands: A Creepy Story
By Rebecca M. Senese
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,410. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A silly printing error spells disaster for Marjorie’s cookbook until her sister Ellen hits upon an idea that creates a sales sensation. But the gimmick turns deadly when a woman takes the advice of the title.
La Vittima Sconosciuta
By J G Sapodilla
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 73,860. Language: Italian. Published: June 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
– E chi dovrei uccidere su vostro incarico, Mr. Seyan? E in base a quali principi morali? – Dovete uccidere mia moglie. – Dovrei uccidere vostra moglie? Davvero non crederete che io mi immischi in una questione tanto ordinaria. E quali sarebbero i principi morali che giustificano il delitto? Vostra moglie è per caso una pessima cuoca?
Ustica
By Annemarie Nikolaus
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,120. Language: German. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
0.75 star(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Eine öffentliche Katastrophe, die anscheinend nicht aufgeklärt werden soll. Eine Journalistin, die Fragen stellt: Dabei stößt sie auf ein anderes Drama, das einige Jahre zurückliegt. Jeglicher Zusammenhang scheint pure Spekulation – aber dann wird ihre Familie bedroht. Ein Kurzkrimi, der mit zwei historischen Ereignissen spekuliert.
A Collection of Paranormal Short Stories
By Robert Penner
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,290. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A collection of author Robert Penner's Paranormal short stories: Ghosts at the Getty, Unwrapped Gift with the Bright Red Bow, and Miracle Deposit.
Antología De Un Lobo Domesticado
By Víktor Valles
Price: $2.90 USD. Words: 13,550. Language: Spanish. Published: June 14, 2011 by Emooby. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“Antología de un Lobo Domesticado” no es un libro. Entre sus páginas se plasma el recorrido de un lobo solitario por la inmensidad de la estepa, dejando las huellas ancladas en el paso del recuerdo: los pensamientos y sentimientos reflejados en el agua de un río manso. Las lágrimas que humedecen los cristalinos ojos hoy empapan la tierra.
The Prisoner's Hat - Crime and Police Prison Drama
By Tarrin P. Lupo
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,760. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
0.5 star(4.50 from 2 reviews)
What crime would someone have to commit before being jailed, dragged, forced to the ground with a knee to the face, left hungry and covered in blood? Believe it or not, in this case it was for wearing a hat. Based on a true story of an activist sent to jail for simply wearing a hat. How far will a guard go just following orders?