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Greetings from Key West
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Series: Twisted Sisters, Book 5. Price: Free! Words: 8,700. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Allie manages to talk Jim into a vacation in the Keys, where trouble finds them once again when they cross paths with a woman and her little girl being harassed by the locals. It’s not long before Zelda’s tracking abilities are called upon to restore things as they should be.
Foggy Bits And Pieces
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Foggy bits and pieces is a short story, a crime story. It deals with the complications that are caused by a childhood memory and a missing person. The author Yuukishoumi T. Kouseifukuya uses all elements of the text to support the emotional, logical and social conflicts of the characters. Kouseifukuya used the maze of thoughts to structure this story. "The written word is a form of art."
Sherlock Holmes and The Adventure of The Broadsheet Clippings
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,160. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A young lady who believes her disgraced father guilty of blackmail comes to Sherlock Holmes for help.
Ghostspeaker
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Series: The Malykant Mysteries, Book 4. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,970. Language: British English. Published: September 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Konrad Savast is Death’s most trusted servant, charged with finding and punishing the vilest of killers. When a wealthy young woman takes her own life, Konrad is sent to investigate. Was it suicide, or murder? Or... both? To discover the truth, Konrad must navigate the combined perils of society gossip, an unregistered Ghostspeaker and a host of unquiet spirits.
Twisted Wire
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Series: An Enda Osin Mystery, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 87,170. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Enda Osin loves political intrigue. An MI5 mole draws him to industrial espionage. The USA are building a hyper-speed rocket. Caught in a dangerous Russian plot with a cell of spies, he’s been duped into helping the Russians build the same craft while causing a disaster, endangering lives. With Jessica Du Ross, he must expose the Russians and help the US fly first.
Om Shanti... 24hrs of a multinational Joboholic by Swami Hridayananda
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,230. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Inspirational
A contemporary cynical narration of the life of a multinational employee through the eyes of a modern Swami who unravels the secrets of happy living within 24 hours to revive the battered spirit of the Joboholic. Joboholic works with a multinational corporation as an editor. He quits his journalist job, thinking that being a corporate executive would be cozier and stress-less...
A Deadly Doctrine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,010. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
When Patricia Temple dies suddenly, even the police assume suicide. After all, a theological college in New Zealand is the last place anyone expects foul play. Plenty of people disliked her, certainly, but surely no-one disliked her enough to break the Sixth Commandment...
Past Pretense
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Series: Patricia Delaney "eGumshoe" Mysteries, Book 2. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 71,150. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
P.I. Patricia Delaney is tempted to turn down Gigi Lafferty's odd request to investigate her own past. And by the time she recognizes her old pal, Gigi has vanished, a body has turned up, and an amoral killer and her own painful past stand in the way of her solving the troubling case.
Ballrooms and Blackmail: A Regency romantic mystery, Book 3 in the Lady Emily Capers
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 56,890. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Romance » Regency
Priscilla Tate, celebrated debutante of 1815 London, is about to wring a proposal out of the Season’s most eligible duke when a blackmail note arrives, threatening to expose her secret. If she cannot uncover the mastermind, will Nathan Kent, the duke’s handsome personal secretary, no, no, the duke, forgive her for her past? This sweet Regency romance and mystery is Book 3 in the Lady Emily Capers.
The Valentich Disappearance
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You set the price! Words: 2,940. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(2.00 from 1 review)
A young pilot becomes stranded in a lost city that harbors terrifying secrets.
The Norfolk Probationer
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Price: Free! Words: 9,020. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The Norfolk Probationer is a free short story, a sampler about a Welsh Detective Sergeant, Catrin Sayer of the ‘Met’, and her role in solving art-related crimes. A robbery in which several paintings are taken from an old hall in Norfolk, a National Trust property, results in two elderly visitors being injured. But all is not quite what it seems.
Diva Las Vegas
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Series: Raven McShane Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 69,460. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Gemma Halliday. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When Las Vegas exotic dancer Raven McShane launches a private detective business, no one takes her seriously. But when a former dancer needs help solving a murder, Raven joins forces with a built bouncer and a smokin' hot Mormon to uncover the killer's identity. She dodges casino thugs, old-money families, and long-buried secrets...but can she stay one step ahead of the killer?
Small Town Charm, Love & Mystery
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 298,260. Language: English. Published: September 2, 2014 by Turquoise Morning Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Everyone knows small towns have their own unique charm, that’s why they make fabulous settings for stories! Turquoise Morning Press presents the best of their small town settings—all in one volume, and for one very small town price! Eight fabulous authors share their views of small town charm, love and mystery in this eight book boxed set.
Short Sharp Shocks
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Price: Free! Words: 7,170. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Undead
(5.00 from 1 review)
SHORT SHARP SHOCKS is a collection of horror, sci-fi and crime stories that barely stretch beyond a page, with the shortest tale being only two words long. These sixty-second tales will force you to make a verbal exclamation, which might be one of humor or disgust or surprise. Whatever your reaction, take it personally—that’s the point of flash fiction.
Hunting Night
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 96,190. Language: American English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
A young woman is dead. An innocent man is going to pay. Mike Jaeger is a Vancouver P.I., from a family of hunters. But this hunt will lead Mike down a twisted trail that brings him face-to-face with someone who could crack open all his family’s secrets. And along the way he is confronted again and again with the urgent temptations of lust and violence. For Mike Jaeger is drowning.
Saving Eddie (Abridged)
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Series: One Of Books ยท Historical Fiction. Price: Free! Words: 4,080. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Historical » USA
This is a fictionalized paranormal retelling of celebrated author Edgar Allan Poe's life using imaginary journals/diaries of his real-life brother, Henry Poe and a female admirer that follows his activities mostly from afar. Can Edgar's ghostly brother use his one chance to save his brother's life? Or will the author's otherworldly gifts to see heaven, hell, and the world of Ideals be his undoing?
11:11
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,050. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Someone once said that 11:11 comes twice a day because everyone deserves a second chance. Some are not so lucky in Wishmore., On a dark, foggy night in this small town of Wishmore, a dark figure staggered through the streets alone. Walking with an uneven gait and muttering to himself he seemed to have no intended destination. Cover Illustrated by Doni Gleaton.
Mark Rollins and the Puppeteer
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Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,490. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s Nashville and If you are looking for booze, women, song, or anything else, you go to Printers Alley. And that is where they found Mark Rollins's friend—a lawyer and rising political star—with a bullet through his head!
Mark Rollins and the Rainmaker
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Series: Mark Rollins adventure mysteries. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 62,690. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It’s Nashville and someone wants to kill Bunny’s much older husband, a prominent attorney, the law firm’s public face—its rainmaker.
Murder Takes Patience
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Series: Friendship & Honor, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 100,410. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Nikki Fusco finally has the life he wants. He's through with his past and has settled down with his wife and children. But when a case that Frankie’s working in New York goes terribly wrong, Nikki gets a call—the kind of call he never wanted to get.