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Journalistic Integrity
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,900. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Investigative Reporter Clay Astair does whatever it takes to make headlines, including fabricating the news. When he resigns amid allegations of deceit, authorities have no choice but to reopen the investigation into the death of Bea Wallace. Her grieving widower Henry now must face unanswered questions about the real cause of her death.
EDGE OF SUSPENSE: Thrilling Tales of Mystery & Murder
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Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 42,150. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
EDGE OF SUSPENSE: Thrilling Tales of Mystery & Murder is a collection of ten page-turning mystery, suspense, and thriller short stories from bestselling crime writer R. Barri Flowers.
Kesler's Barn
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,020. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ten year old Libby Havershack is determined to find out the truth about Old Man Kesler's barn. Is his missing wife buried under the floor boards? She has to know, if her curiosity doesn't get her killed.
Moonlighting at the Mall
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Series: Sullivan Investigations Mystery. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 14,240. Language: English. Published: December 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Moonlighting at the Mall is the perfect holiday whodunnit. The characters from Murder Off the Books and Murder Takes the Cake return in a holiday short story. Join Mac, Rachel, Edgar & Whiskey, the Irish Wolfhound, as they go undercover as Santa & his elves at a local mall. They're taking names & checking them twice in order to catch a thief who is brazenly robbing local jewelry stores.
Game Face
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Private eye Val Lyon puts her game face on in eight tales of murder, lust, revenge and cheating. No matter what the game, her opponent is Death and he always scores first.
Desk Fatigue
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Price: Free! Words: 6,370. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A collection of short stories I have compiled. This is a WORK IN PROGRESS, so come back often as I will update this collection with more additions from time to time. Visit my page on Amazon for more of my works, available only on Kindle.
Snow Slayer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,080. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Sherm likes watching people until it snows. Then the police get to witness one of Sherm's events. When it snows, people open up the door to strangers who are stuck out in the cold.
Murder at Thompson Bog
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 41,130. Language: English. Published: December 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From the author of The Rands Conspiracy and Deadly Research comes a collection of dark tales. Five stories that could give a bad writer a sinister reputation.
Old Towne: Beginnings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,260. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Veterinary medicine and biotechnology collide in this fictional account of Dr. Shep, a former scientist who now works as a veterinarian. He embarks on a new path in his career and must solve a mystery concerning a sick horse and a devious plan by others to make money. If you enjoyed the stories of James Herriot, this book brings you back into that world with the addition of forensic science.
'Twas the Chihuahua Before Christmas
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Price: Free! Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.00 from 1 review)
Charlotte Baskerville, designer of small dog clothing, is asked if her Russian dog trainer will play Santa at the last minute. As she struggles to get him ready, an elf costume and other Chihuahua couture disappear from her workshop. This is a stand-alone story that features characters from the full-length mystery, 'Chihuahua of the Baskervilles,' published by St. Martin's Press.
Blood and Magick
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Series: The Cartographer Universe, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 20,450. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A murdered caravan merchant. A threatened city. A forbidden magick that could start a war. As Marshal of the City of Dreams, Marcellus deim Lazar must solve the murder of a half-breed deim merchant discovered in a place no deim should be. To gather the evidence, Marcellus must confront a magick that could save the woman he loves, or destroy everything he has given his life to preserve.
No Good Deed
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
No Good Deed is an edgy short story set in Brighton that evokes the spirit of the original Mods and Rockers.
The Foolproof Cure for Cancer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Tom's wife, Sydney, has terminal cancer. Mr. Mayflower, the Billionaire Samaritan, has a miracle cure...for a price. To save Sydney, Tom must cross a line he thought he'd never cross and commit a crime that goes against his deepest convictions. He does it all for Sydney, but Mayflower's deal has dark and terrible strings attached.
Who Unkilled Johnny Murder?
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,500. Language: English. Published: December 3, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Johnny Murder, a dead man, shows up on the streets of New Orleans, terrorizing the eccentric members of the French Quarter Open Air Artists and Psychics 'Sociation. Has Johnny come back to life as a zombie? Po'Boy Boudreaux, sax-playing ex-constable of the 'Sociation, won't stop until he finds out.
Granola Graham & the Earthsavers 2: The Case of the Pilfered Pig
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,610. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
If you like The Hardy Boys, Encyclopedia Brown, Nancy Drew, 5-minute Mysteries, and Planet Earth; you'll love Granola Graham & the Earthsavers. There are 3 new cases to solve in book 2. Book 1 is FREE so download it first! Get to know Granola Graham, his twin sister Gwenda, Dirty W and his gang of Tuffs. Perfect reading for kids 9 and up.
The Treasure Of Purgatory Crater
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
On the moon, oxygen is the most precious commodity. Without it, death comes quickly. But there are other things of value in the vastness of Luna, and other reasons to die.
Granola Graham & the Earthsavers 1: The Case of the Blue Haired Swimmer
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Price: Free! Words: 3,920. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
If you like The Hardy Boys, Encyclopedia Brown, Nancy Drew, 5-minute Mysteries, and Planet Earth; you'll love Granola Graham & the Earthsavers. Every book contains 3 mysteries to solve. Granola and his twin sister Gwenda match wits with Dirty W and his gang of Tuffs in a battle to protect the environment in their home town of Peak City. Perfect reading for kids 9 and up.
Flashover
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Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Creole gentleman Remy Pigeon has a gift, or a curse. He can touch objects and read the past from them. He prefers to stay away from trouble, but when an attractive red-head with a serious problem and a supernatural secret wanders into his house on a hot summer day, Remy knows that trouble has just found him. "Flashover" is a paranormal mystery short story.
Assisted
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,400. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An aging and crippled homicide detective and his long dead partner team up to solve one last case.
Money Trunk!
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What would you do if you found half a million dollars and no one knew anything about it? Would you keep it? Or, would you try to find out whom it belonged to? Meet Chris Copeland, he faces this dilemma and he doesn’t have to think about what he will do. You’ll have to read “Money Trunk” to find out if he was a good guy or whether he kept the money. But whatever he did, he's in trouble!