Books tagged: short mystery story

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Thelma
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Price: Free! Words: 3,580. Language: English. Published: April 10, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
On the night following the deadly Kendal rail disaster in which two hundred persons lost their lives, cab-driver, Kenneth Salmon is running the road. Passengers, however, are scarce. Therefore, Kenneth's earning up to this point is meager. He is desperately in need of a few fares to increase the night's earning. Will desperation causes him to pick up the wrong passenger?
Quarantine on the Black Nile
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Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 18,630. Language: English. Published: June 4, 2011 by Banty Hen Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Eco-tourist Jonah Brooks stumbles into a nightmare as he’s snared in an East African quarantine zone. Black Nile hemorrhagic virus rampages through the Malindi rain forest like a feral beast. It burns through the human population with a terrifying kill rate; and everyone in the medical group sent to study it lies dead in their camp. It’s not quite the tour package that Jonah signed up for.
Underleaf
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 50,750. Language: British English. Published: September 1, 2012. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
A house with a disturbing secret, jealousy which turns deadly, heartbreak in more ways than one, and people who aren’t quite what they seem make up a few of the stories within this collection. Turn the pages and discover that there is more to each tale as you venture Underleaf...
The Guinea Ghost
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,950. Language: English. Published: August 16, 2013. Category: Fiction » Women's fiction » General
On the weather-beaten Yorkshire moors of the north of England, a young woman believes she has seen the ghost of her former servant. Is Phoebe really tormented by the spirit of her maidservant Molly? Are the visions purely symptoms of a depressed soul, or are they signs the oppressive atmosphere of the family farm hides dark secrets?