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The Mystery Directive - A Jack Ryan Mystery Thriller
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Sizzler Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From the #1 short story thriller writer of The Mystery Caller and Subway comes a suspense thriller that you will read in one sitting. A world on the brink of collapse…. Agent Grant Clark embarks on a mission into the most dangerous place in the world…. To make a discovery that will change the world as we know it. Jack Ryan brings you one more pulsating, quick, violent and thrilling roller-coaster.
Murder in Belgrave Square
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 15,830. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
January, 1892. Night. Fog. London. A cemetery. An abandoned hearse with an old coffin. Inside the coffin is the body of a young, stylishly-dressed woman. Her throat has been slashed. The chase is on as Scotland Yard’s best detective relentlessly pursues the evidence, even when it directs him toward Queen Victoria’s family.
Mysterious Life Intro
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Price: Free! Words: 13,860. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Miller is a straight laced guy looking for information and willing to break the law to do it. Nicole is a law breaker of the first degree and has no idea how to be a law abiding citizen. These two are hiding things while trying to find some important information. Can they and their friends work together and everyone get what they want? This is a series.
The Evil's Blood
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Her imagination starts to run wild and she gets more scared with the banging sound of the open window in the room. “That’s just the wind,” she said in her mind. As she lies down on the bed, ready to cover up her whole body with her blanket, a loud sound fills the room. The window is now more open than before. Chelsea is shocked! She does not know what to do, until someone grabs her by the wrist.
Mr Elbow & the Sunshine Machine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,550. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
For Mr Elbow, his work is his play, and his play his work. Luckily—for most—play doesn’t involve cooking human beings alive. That’s what makes Mr Elbow so unique. And so deadly. A story of possession, and farce. Mr Elbow & the Sunshine Machine: A Short Story.
Death of a Solitude Elk
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 16,580. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A handsome but slightly quirky Amish man disappears while searching the woods around Solitude, PA for ginseng roots in late September. The discovery of his horribly mutlilated body raises many questions with the authorities and local sleuths, Fannie, Dana and Sharon. The investigation is personal for Fannie whose granddaughter Emma was to have married Jacob in November. 26th in the series.
Who's Next?
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Price: Free! Words: 1,360. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2014. Category: 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.
The ghost and the hidden dog
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Price: Free! Words: 2,240. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A short story of a man who transform himself into something that he never imaged with the help of a dog and a ghost.
In the Interest of Public Safety
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,000. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this short mystery set in the near future, multiple bioterror attacks have changed the face of the planet. When customers at a small-town grocery fall ill with a highly contagious strain of influenza, the police chief and his team race to find who is behind this new attack and why the town was targeted. Is it a test run for a widespread attack on a bigger city or something more personal?
An Idea for Murder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,130. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
No story, no paycheck. Crime fiction writer Dorothy finally hits on an idea for her next story, which turns out to be fatal in real life, too.
Mr Sorrow & the Idiot Box
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 4,510. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2014 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Horror » General
In the basement of Mr Sorrow’s house sits the Idiot Box. Filled with Idiots. And—if Mr Sorrow has his way—they shall never escape. A horrific story of a demented occupation. Mr Sorrow & the Idiot Box: A Short Story.
The Spirituality of Sherlock Holmes
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Come and explore the spiritual and biblical side of Sherlock Holmes. Sherlock is known for being isolated, arrogant and haughty but this quick analysis of a few of the adventures of Sherlock Holmes will reveal a very different side of him that you may not have known
A Fly Landed...
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 3,690. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sindala…Sindy to me…is my friend, lover, wife and my partner in every investigation since starting our own business as Private Investigators. Formally, I am known as Corey Boland. Sindy calls me Bo and so do my friends. Enemies call me something else. Some think I’ve lived too long. We don’t agree.
Winter's Ghost
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Price: $1.45 USD. Words: 14,350. Language: American English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
In Tyler, Texas, Libby Prater finds the perfect residence for a home office of her interior design business. At her aunt's urging, Libby purchases the 1920's era, Winter's House, a showcase of Colonial Revival architecture located in the Charnwood district. But, before Libby can call the house a home, she must unravel a hidden mystery in order to bring peace to the spirit that haunts the house.
Matty (A Matt Turner Series short)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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.
El Sudario del Alma
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Price: Free! Words: 17,560. Language: Spanish. Published: November 18, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
La presente es una recopilación de relatos cortos de diversa índole, todos ellos relacionados de alguna manera con el género negro.
Miss Shamus
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Price: $1.97 USD. Words: 18,010. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Police Detective Jenny Shamus once again hunts the dangerous, cunning, cold heartless, fearless, murdering, escaped psychopath Billy Wordell who is dead set on revenge against all who helped capture him the first time. But Detective Shamus has plenty of tricks too and vows to get Wordell off the streets for good this time! Drama, suspense, mystery, twists, turns, murder, passion, evil, courage...
The Assassin's Mistress, A Short Story
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Price: Free! Words: 8,940. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.00 from 1 review)
A hitman's love is put to the ultimate test, will he make the sacrifice or the kill?
Atinita
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Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 16,110. Language: Spanish. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Se había convertido en una peligrosa asesina y, aunque su alma no era tal, era buscada por la policía por asesinato. Sus fuertes necesidades biológicas, le hacían salir cada quince días para matar y saciar aquel apetito tan colosal.
Money in Maine
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,110. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Prevention to a potential heist to one of the North East's largest retail malls.