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The Fear of E
Price: Free! Words: 4,320. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
There are many many as the letters of the alphabet...
The Smuggler's Wife
Price: Free! Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
All Abigal hoped for was to be able to pay the bills. With her husband out of work, times were desperate. All of that changed with a strange phone call. Abigal’s husband, Emilio suddenly began working for a mysterious exporting company. Abigal inevitably gets wrapped up in the “company” and her life changes forever when tragedy strikes.
The curse of Friday 13th
Price: Free! Words: 8,200. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Alexa's 13th birthday is coming up but this year something unexpected is going to happen. Alexa's father had died when she was born and all she knows was that a tree had fell on he's car when he was driving. But what she doesn't know is that he was cursed and on her 13th birthday the curse is passing on to her. On her birthday she is trying everything to stop the curse. Will she survive? Or not...
Series: Celestin City: Evie Cortez, 2.5. Price: Free! Words: 16,730. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Fantasy
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
After some pestering from his daughter, Caleb goes to pay Evie a visit. He finds her without her memory and at the mercy of the latest threat in her life. With no other clear choice, he takes her home where he’ll protect her with every claw and fang in his possession. Third in the series following Anticipations, this is told in Caleb’s point of view. It's time to find out what HE feels about Evie.
Doesn't Ring a Bell (Round 1)
Price: Free! Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A prisoner with severe memory loss is guided by a little notebook written by a familiar voice.
The World's Best Coffee (Short Story)
Price: Free! Words: 1,440. Language: American English. Published: November 11, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Mark has never had a problem walking out of a crowded coffee shop without ever paying for the world's best coffee. The barista always made another one. As he savors the first sip of his illicit brew, Georgia is right behind him and she wants her coffee back. (A 1,025-word short story.)
Hank Hunter - Prologue
Price: Free! Words: 1,110. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Hank Hunter's last name is descriptive of his profession - he's a people hunter that finds those that have gone missing. Whether his target is a kidnapped toddler, a deadbeat dad who owes alimony payments, or a missing hiker in the middle of the mountains, Hank finds a way to succeed. This free prologue, a self-contained short story, introduces the title character and sets the scene for book one.
A Living Nightmare
You set the price! Words: 16,360. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fictional account of an actual murder and the workings around it to catch one of the killers. There is intrigue,fear and anxiety. It will suck you in and spit you out with exhaustion. I know, I was there and I was and am Mackenzie. There is insight into the actual workings around murder cases. The things people don't see on the news or in the papers.
Sherlock Dog
Price: Free! Words: 13,000. Language: English. Published: January 21, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A dog tells of his American Mommy's obsession with BBC Sherlock, how it got her into trouble, and how he got her out.
A Life of Death: 2
Series: A Life of Death, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 14,740. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2013 by Books of the Dead Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
(5.00 from 1 review)
The Historical Society offers proof Alex’s visions are real, but he begins to question whether his ability is a blessing or a curse. Uncertain, Alex attempts to use it to see his dead father again and speak for those in need. But his newfound aspirations may unveil skeletons hidden close to home.
Into The Nightmare
Price: Free! Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young couple headed home to see family for the holidays takes a detour that leads them to the small town of Rustic Hills, when a group of mysterious strangers change everything. Does Rustic Hills own private eye, Drake Harris have the key?
Matty (A Matt Turner Series short)
Series: Matt Turner, Book 0. Price: Free! Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ten-year-old Matthew Turner only learned of his psychic ability last year, and he doesn't yet fully understand it. When a young girl is snatched on her way home from day camp, Matty's police detective father knows that every minute counts. For the first time, but not the last, Det. Turner enlists his son's help to track her down.
Who's Next?
Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a young officer is shot at by an unseen threat, he must find the threat; but when this troubling threat uses the officer's brother against him, he must attempt to get to his brother in time before he meets his death.
Price: Free! Words: 6,770. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2009. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
"Finding a runaway teenager in New York City is easy. The hard part is finding the one your looking for." Private eye Payton Sherwood is hired by the parents of a runaway girl, and while searching for her through the shadowy sidestreets of the East Village, he comes across a connection to a murdered autograph expert. Short story originally published in Ellery Queen Mystery Magazine, July 1997.
Inspector Zhang Gets His Wish (A Free Short Story)
Series: Inspector Zhang Short Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.80 from 5 reviews)
Inspector Zhang loves mysteries, but as a Detective Inspector with the Singapore Police Force he knows that mysteries are few and far between. There are relatively few crimes in the city state and those that are committed are usually solved quickly. But that all changes when Inspector Zhang is called to a top Singapore hotel where a guest has been found murdered in a locked room.
The Secret Message
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Jennifer is a thirteen year old girl who is a famous actress. One day, she finds something that might just change her life forever. What is it? Is it just a prank? Read this short story to find out
Childhood Dreams
Price: Free! Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: April 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When a young girl wishes for her parents to be together, is it the natural desire of a child, or something more sinister?
A Bridge of Letters
Price: Free! Words: 5,920. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
An estranged father and son, who have kept in touch for years through an exchange of letters, unexpectedly meet in Hong Kong. A near fatal meeting .... but suddenly they are thrown together in a desperate attempt to get back to England. Their background, their reunion and their escape make fascinating reading.
Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.63 from 19 reviews)
I’m dying, well that’s what I’ve been told. How has my life come to this: death, betrayal, friendship, love? Yes, love. I know it’s there somewhere, but I’m struggling to make sense of things. How can I, Oliver Beaton-Court, be here in this cabin, looking at my dead wife and holding an axe… Maybe Tom can give me the answers I need, or maybe there are no answers…
Inappropriate Behaviour
Price: Free! Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.60 from 5 reviews)
Jay Jacob is a high level professional manager for a top company. However, in Jay’s private he is not so well mannered. Things turn drastically wrong when party animal Jay mixes a lethal cocktail of alcohol, women and suicide attempts that forces him out of the frying pan and into the fire. Accidently killing a girl Jay's mental state is corrupted.

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