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Hear Me
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Series: Anna Harris Short Stories · Anna Harris. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,000. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Snarky, ill-tempered and alone: Anna Harris kills for money. Weightier pay cheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills. She can see no way of turning work down. The countryside: a refuge, a chance to get away. But, for Anna Harris, it simply means another hit. Hear Me: An Anna Harris Short Story.
Blood Snow
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Series: Anna Harris. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,890. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Snarky, ill-tempered and alone: Anna Harris kills for money. Weightier pay cheques. Bigger risks. Longer bills. She can see no way of turning work down. Nobody attends Brian Mathewson’s functions for the food, the entertainment neither. They come for the connections. And they always leave satisfied. Except when they don’t leave at all . . . Blood Snow: An Anna Harris Short Story.
The Dealer
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Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Markie is a successful hitman who has it all. He's tough and in demand and to the crimelords who run San Francisco, he's considered number one. Tommy Brown is a young, clean-cut arms dealer from Boston. He has built up a good reputation for being reliable. But a dark cloud hangs over their criminal relationship and now Markie's past is about to catch up with him.
Out of Time
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,280. Language: English. Published: June 22, 2014. Category: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Out of Time collects three un-timely tales: "One More Tuesday" - Josef finds himself trapped with only one way out—and a life or death decision once he discovers how to free himself. "Leap Day" - Joan experiences a time distortion in her own apartment, and she must weave her knowledge of the past and future in order to survive the present. "The BackTracker" - A future noir detective story.
Eating It Too
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,350. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Sophie pours love into her cooking. For years, she shared her gift with her husband. Now, she will infuse her baking with every feeling she possesses—one final act as payment for everything Harold plans for their future.
The Moonsail
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 14,890. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The Moonsail, an old ghost ship, leaves port from Dublin, Ireland. Its owner says that it can cross the Atlantic in one night. No one believes him, but the Moonsail makes the crossing. Before the end of the night, it's in Boston. And its sailor is dead--murdered, though he was alone on the ship. Fifteen-year-old Rynn Taylor investigates, to find out how the ship made it, and to catch the murderer.
The Blind Assman -- A Boone Butters Crime Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Short of money -- and short of breath -- odd-jobs man Boone Butters takes what he hopes will be an easy score: chasing an unwanted patron from an unsavory nightspot. But nothing is ever as easy as it ought to be for Boone, and with his health getting worse, simple sometimes equals deadly… THE BLIND ASSMAN is the fourth story in the Boone Butters series.
Imitating Art
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014 by Float Street Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A writer backpacking in Asia looks for a quiet place to write about a criminal on the run. He finds the ideal place--where fiction and reality blur together.
The Man in the Murderer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,530. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Mundanity reigns on Dorchester Avenue. . . . Except when it doesn’t. A tale of quiet horror and disturbing secrets brought out into the harsh light of day. The Man in the Murderer: A Short Story.
Abduction of A Teen ( Part 1&2)
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Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 14,510. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.00 from 1 review)
A teen while trying to unravel the mystery of his own kidnapping, stumbles upon dangerous information pertaining to his family, the family which so far never existed. The more he probes into it, the more people end up dead and now he and the killer are on the run, or are they the same?
One More Puff: A Mystery Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lifelong friends, Jimmy and Bobby come to the big city to live their dreams, only to share the pain of failure on the streets. Yet despite it all, they have their friendship. Until the cigarettes do Bobby in. Or do they? Unconvinced, Jimmy searches for answers and then justice to avenge Bobby’s one final puff. Wanna light?
說楔子敷陳大義
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Price: Free! Words: 6,080. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: June 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
借名流隱括全文 - In which an introductory story of a good scholar points the moral of the book
Making Their Own Law
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,380. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2014 by D. M. Kreg. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Three noir mystery stories about justice gone sideways. Cops, burned out graduate students and kept boys all fall victim to issues beyond their control. Sometimes nobody wins and everybody loses.
The Vodka Murders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,330. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Recuperating from the events of "Devil's Run", private investigator Nick Craig finds himself the prime suspect in the murder of a fellow private eye. When he tries to unravel the mystery, he is targeted for death by a legendary assassin.
The Corner of a Circle
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Price: Free! Words: 2,690. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Four different character point of views shape a chilling mystery. From page to page gain new insights and discover that the Pricket family is not all that they seem.
The Young Shall See Visions and the Old Dream Dreams
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Nell’s determination drives her throughout her life. It allowed her to play baseball when only “tomboys” played. It allowed her to walk again when doctors said she never would. And now, even in old age, it will allow her to find answers to questions plaguing her for her entire life. But the answers she seeks solve one mystery and pose another.
The Bacon Killer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,500. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Everybody loves bacon, right? Well, not Scott Lomez. He has a different take on bacon and what it represents: -Salty. -Fatty. The root of all evil. It's time you meet The Bacon Killer!
The Donut Shop Killer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In the small St. Louis suburb town of Oakville, The Orange Rooster’s Donuts has been serving up the area’s favorite treats since 1956. Several years ago, this small shop generated a “crime of the century” level of attention when patrons of this beloved donut haven began turning dead. Author Steve Akley checks-in with the killer and the other players in this "crime of the century" murder mystery.
A Killer in Kilauea
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,010. Language: English. Published: May 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Kilauea is a sleepy town on the northeastern shore of the Hawaiian Island of Kaua'i. The beauty of the area attracts tourists and celebrities, many of whom enjoy a second home there. When an international starlet turns up dead in Kilauea, the pressure is on the local police chief to solve the mystery of who committed the murder before being forced to turn over the case to a larger department.
The Travails of a Woman
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 15,310. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2014 by WSIC EBooks Ltd.. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
She was cute indeed. Her cute little world revolved around her … her alone. She was utterly selfish and greedy, but she had a deceitfully meek appearance – as meek as a rabbit. But if you dare cross her path, she could be as ruthless and violent as a disturbed bee hive. There was also her deranged son, Musa and his sister Mero whom she neglected to her own peril.