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A Day For Ghosts
Price: Free! Words: 23,970. Language: American English. Published: August 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Lesbian
A quiet town is shaken by a murder. Two months later, nineteen year old Ellie helps clean the now empty house it happened in so it can be sold. After stepping into the house, the ghost of the dead woman becomes attached to her. Ellie must learn to live with the odd and cheerful ghost of Arielle as they work together to try and solve the mystery of her murder in hopes that she can move on.
Grace Steele: The Prequel
Price: Free! Words: 3,510. Language: English. Published: July 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
This is a short story that introduces amateur detective and blogger Grace Steele and her world to readers.
The Ghost of Smugglers Run
Price: Free! Words: 35,280. Language: English. Published: May 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Sea adventures, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Pat O’Leary, Max Priestley, Georgina Greene and Charlene Anderson are the Team of Four. They’ve been deep sea diving in the Pacific, climbed the temples of Yucatan, trekked the icy wastes of the Himalayas, and ridden camels across the Gobi. This time they confronted a mystery on the rain swept coast of England, a mystery that spanned two centuries. This time they went treasure hunting in Cornwall.
Driver Ed
Price: Free! Words: 14,230. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
While the cool kids at Midtown High drive hot cars, sixteen-year-old Ed Warnicki pedals his old bike. Tired of being picked on by star quarterback Trey Redmond, Ed signs up for Driver Education classes. While behind the wheel, Ed discovers Trey’s prized red Mustang has been stolen. Using his Need-For-Speed driving skills, Ed chases down the car thieves and becomes a school hero.
Promise You Won't Tell?
Price: Free! Words: 48,130. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
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“I think something might have happened to me Saturday night. Something bad.” Private Investigator Dani Ripper’s client list is nuttier than the Looney Tunes conga line, but she diligently solves one crazy case after another, waiting for a game-changer. Enter Riley Freeman, 17-year-old honor student. Coincidence or crime? Dani agrees to investigate. And the roller coaster ride begins.
Three, Two, One
Price: Free! Words: 6,090. Language: British English. Published: December 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Paranormal
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Three school friends celebrate New Year's Eve at their favourite secret hangout - an abandoned Victorian mansion. But would the mysterious noises help them or give them away? A Short Story, Prequel to Light, Speed, Time.
Rebel Heart (Book 1)
Price: Free! Words: 39,000. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Meet Audrey Birkeland, a 16-year-old girl living in Cherry Creek, Wisconsin. Free spirited and strong-minded, Audrey sets off on an adventure to unearth the secrets and lies that have seen her family embroiled in small town scandal. With the help of her older cousin and a journalist, Audrey uncovers a deep underbelly of corruption while learning to understand herself and her own family history.
Vtf
Price: Free! Words: 8,100. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A bookstore is robbed with thousands of students as suspects. With very few leads and one period of class to work with Valdigan High Schools task force has their hands full. The two main students on the case, a freshman that begins to doubt his own abilities and an outstanding junior trying to bring the best out of him. Get ready for a foot race.... literally.
The Daemoniac
Series: The Dominion Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 94,550. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
It's the summer of 1888 and a bizarre killer is stalking the gas-lit streets of New York. But are the murders a case of black magic—or simple blackmail? From the high-class gambling dens of the Tenderloin to the glittering mansions of Fifth Avenue, consulting detective Harrison Fearing Pell follows a twisted trail of lies, treachery and madness that might end much closer to home than she imagined.
Perfect Picture
Price: Free! Words: 10,700. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
Michael Angleby takes the credit for a unique photograph by a deceased friend. Timothy Maddox, age twelve, is convinced Angleby is lying but his proof would involve a confession to his mother. Angleby is defeated, via the reading of a haiku, but Tim’s secret is kept – almost. Early teen angst relieved with humour.
I'll Be Okay
Price: Free! Words: 49,250. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Social Issues
Kimaya Verma is a half-British half-Indian teen with an acceptably normal life. Everything seems to be perfect, until the family next door starts having problems. What seemed to be a simple case of cheating turns out to be more dangerous, and Kimaya is the only one who knows. As things get worse, Kimaya battles the problems alone - but will she be able to unscramble the mess before it's too late?
Lucid
Price: Free! Words: 93,960. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When she was 11, Lucy McCall’s life changed forever. Her mother died, and her older sister Maddy fled their tiny hometown in pursuit of Hollywood stardom. Five years later, Lucy’s life is about to change again. Dream turned reality, Maddy’s returning to rural Eaton, Washington to premiere her newest romantic comedy, the aptly titled Small Town Girl.
Amanda Lester and the Pink Sugar Conspiracy
Series: Amanda Lester, Detective. Price: Free! Words: 117,030. Language: English. Published: March 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
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When twelve-year-old Amanda Lester is forced to attend a secret English detective school, she must decide whether to follow her heart and rebel against the life her parents want for her or stop arch-villain Blixus Moriarty from succeeding at his biggest conspiracy yet.
Vicky of Venus
Price: Free! Words: 69,810. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
In the action-packed companion series to Molly of Mars, the planet Venus, mystery, aliens, and new friends await Vicky Valentine. She takes charge of her family's Vacationland theme park in the floating colony of Venusville, but when trouble strikes her first big assignment, she must lead and find the villains jeopardizing everything.
Walking the Wire
Price: Free! Words: 5,790. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
For Joseph Flask, the night started off like any other. But when a superhero shows up, making what was supposed to be a simple burglary go horribly wrong, Joseph begins to find his whole world view in question. And when he realizes that he's the only one who can set things right again, will he rise to the occasion?
Hacking the Mission
Series: Who Will Save the Planet?, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 59,390. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Drama
Jason expects the loggers to be furious because he trashed their stuff. Why aren't they? And why don't they just give up, since the greenies have found something that means they can't cut down the trees anyway? Weirdest of all, why are they messing with other people's computers? The nerd in Jason can't resist investigating, but what he discovers jeopardises the whole campaign to save the forest.
In Too Deep
Series: Geek Girl Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 49,220. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2015 by Clean Teen Publishing, Inc.. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Romance, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When one reckless night leads Farris Barnett to the dead body of a classmate, she's as willing as everyone else to write it off as a suicide. That is, until cryptic messages start coming in from someone who knows the truth, and they want Farris on the case. Putting her hacker skills to work, she begins to unravel the life of a victim who might just have been the guiltiest of them all.
Arsenic and Old Lace
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 6. Price: Free! Words: 600. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
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Mary Bell and her husband Henry lived in a cottage nestled in the woods during the late 1800’s. They were a very happy couple until the day they lost their only child Mabel to tuberculosis. It really hit them both hard which turned their whole world upside down. Henry started drinking pretty heavily and paying less attention to his wife’s needs.
Scattered
Price: Free! Words: 14,400. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Thriller and Suspense
After surviving a traumatic event, Rebecca loses her memory of the night she was found wandering in the woods. When she returns home, she realizes that her life has changed forever and in order to regain normalcy, she needs to recover the memories she lost. Even if it costs her her life. (2015's YA Novelette)
The Counterfeit Father: A Tony Pandy Mystery (Book 1)
Series: A Tony Pandy Mystery. Price: Free! Words: 29,670. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2015 by Stick Raven. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Special needs, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
From the outside, Tony looks like he has quite the life: Until you notice the wheelchair. Or that he only speaks with his mother by intercom. Or that he doesn't seem to know who his real father is. And now, to save his home from a mysterious trust, Tony will have to ride in a broken-down motorcycle with someone who may not be who he seems, and solve the biggest mystery of all—Who he really is.