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Defender of the Innocent: The Casebook of Martin Ehrengraf
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Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 62,290. Language: English. Published: September 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Twelve stories, one never before published anywhere, about Martin H. Ehrengraf, the criminal lawyer who takes cases on a contingency basis and rarely sees the inside of a courtroom. You've never met anyone like Ehrengraf, on either side of the law...
Thirteen, an anthology of crime stories
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 60,470. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An eerie emerald skull holds the clue to a woman’s origins…and to murder. A bureaucrat stumbling home on a winter evening sees a lion…or does he? Senior citizens show their mettle…and their sinister side. And, more importantly, how do you get rid of a troublesome body and plan the perfect wedding…at the same time? Within these pages lie the answers!
Kill Him Again: Fifteen Variations on a Country House Murder
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,890. Language: English. Published: September 13, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Fifteen Versions of a Murder and Its Solution A storm and high seas isolate a house party at Morthead Manor situated in southwest England on a headland connected to the mainland by a narrow neck of land. In the style of 1920s Golden Age mysteries, this collection explores different scenarios as to how, why and by whom the host is murdered.
Future Memories
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Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 70,000. Language: English. Published: August 9, 2014. Category: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
A Senator missing since 1971; four middle-class department store robbers; a red-hooded waif on her way to assassinate the President; a man who discovers the world's best soft drink; a taxi driver unknowingly transporting large bags of cocaine; a chicken that crosses the road: these twenty-three short stories and dialogues will have you spinning in your chair.
Short Case Files III
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,930. Language: English. Published: August 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Steve Short, with his long time partner, Sandy Oldorf, investigates murders and the bizarre things people do to each other in Florida. Once retired, Steve found he could not escape murder no matter what state he was in. Some of these cases will make you laugh; others will make you check under the bed. Either way they are all morbidly fascinating!
A Coincidence Too Many Collector's Edition
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 51,040. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
15 murder cases that I was involved with in Florida. Greatly exaggerated for my part in most of them.
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!
Tres disparos
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Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 54,860. Language: Spanish. Published: April 3, 2014 by LD Books - Lectorum. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
La presente trilogía de autores representa tres caminos que el género negro tiene en la novela corta y el cuento. No pretende abarcar todas las expresiones contemporáneas del policiaco, pero sí pretende enseñar tres caminos bien definidos.
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
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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.