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The Shotgun's Wedding: A Cozy Mini-Mystery
Series: Karma's Revenge. Price: Free! Words: 13,240. Language: English. Published: September 20, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Gun smoke fills the air with a runaway bride, a clever psychologist, dangerous shenanigans, and another in-law... in law. It's a cozy mini-mystery rematch with Detective Dedra Kare. But can the Clue Queen chase down the truth before the smoke clears from The Shotgun's Wedding? *This eBook functions as a stand alone mystery both inside or outside the Karma's Revenge series.
Murphy's Law
Price: Free! Words: 5,190. Language: English. Published: September 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Angela Wiggins is on her way to a new life with the man she loves. But Murphy's law, which states that whatever can go wrong will go wrong, has other ideas.
Watson
Price: Free! Words: 34,830. Language: English. Published: September 12, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A collection of eight short stories recounted by Mycroft, Sherlock and Dr Watson as they reminisce on their formative experiences, exotic escapades and untold adventures. Spanning their university years, and Dr Watson's war-years in India, our sleuths divulge their trials and errors in the pursuit of developing formidable skills and character.
Fotherington-Tomas and Blue Murder on the Orient Express
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: British English. Published: September 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A journey on the Orient Express. What could possibly go wrong? When Fotherington-Tomas and Maxwell board the world-famous train, little do they suspect that murder most foul is on the cards. Why was Archduke Augustus slain in front of his lover? Who was responsible and why is a fat, little detective, with a finely groomed moustache, strealing the show from our hero?
Tarot Cards
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,190. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Short Story - Fiction A former competitive synchronized swimmer decided to become a writer. She lives alone with her hairy cat. A visit to a psychic ended up in a mystery murder.
Dual Deceive : A Crime-Mystery Tale
Series: Journey From Drug Addiction To Success. Price: Free! Words: 5,080. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 24, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A story where greed disguised as love and affection and broke the main character. A story full of surprises and shocks.
Innocent Guilt
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,390. Language: English. Published: August 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Having guilt about something is a terrible feeling, but it’s even worse when you’ve done nothing wrong. Three individuals face this issue when a young boy is found dead within a room in his high school. Each of them try their best to cover up the situation and stay out of trouble. Can they all figure a way out of their problem? Or lose it all because of their innocent guilt?
Curse of The Black Card
You set the price! Words: 1,770. Language: English. Published: August 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mia Marks and her daughter Jonna learn that they are not the only con artists on the Isle of Darkness. After meeting Mr. Theo Randel, there once in a lifetime vacation becomes filled with mystery deceit and murder. Curse of The Black Card is a flash-fiction story that proves there is no loyalty among thieves or cons.
Journey From Drug Addiction To Success
Series: Journey From Drug Addiction To Success. Price: Free! Words: 4,960. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: August 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
The book is based on teenage love. It's actually written to make teenagers understand that what actually true relationship and bonding mean. The story is romantic suspense-genre full of feelings and suspense which makes the book worthy to be read and purchased.
More Professor Mysteries
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 75,570. Language: English. Published: July 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Around The College Henry Wodeash is known as ‘The Professor’. This pipe-smoking biologist likes solving mysteries. In this new collection of four short stories, The Professor dives into the dirty world of cheating on examinations, salves a burnt foot while sorting out why the corn died, brews up a beer that cannot exist and uses a cheese sandwich to determine who saved the orchids.
It All Comes Back
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,230. Language: English. Published: July 29, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When a friendship is torn beyond repair, payback with a bullet starts to look appealing. Good decisions are another matter.
Hit and Run: A Murder Mystery Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 4,190. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Do you want to get a good reading in, but only have 10-15 minutes? Want a full story but don't want to read for days and days? This short story is for you! The hit and run hit’s close to home for one officer. When he sees that there is a copycat killer on the loose. He isn’t sure how they are going to solve this case, but the more clues he finds the stranger the answer gets!
Gris-Gris
Price: Free! Words: 8,070. Language: English. Published: July 13, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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AJ’s mother never married his father. A struggling musician who was never around, AJ barely knew his father. Ignoring his parents’ warnings, all he ever wanted to be is a musician. After college, his dream of being a musician took a backseat to earning a living. A backseat until his estranged father passed away.
"A Time, Times, and a Half-Life"
Price: Free! Words: 2,270. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Hard sci-fi, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It is a distant future. A generational spaceship becomes a world unto itself. To Maintenance Tech Tyra Housenn and her generation, it’s all they’ve known, and the eon of generations before them as well! But when so much time has lapsed, sometimes Humanity can forget some of the most important things…Earth is not a Mother, but a Spaceship!
The Autopsy of Jane Doe
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Homicide and Horror meet in this short noir mystery as Detective Gus Kowalski attempts to solve the crimes of the serial killer dubbed 'The Queen of Hearts.'
The House on the Shore
Price: Free! Words: 28,740. Language: American English. Published: June 22, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Did Cora Warren kill her husband? Will the dead reveal the secret of The House on the Shore? Mariah Kimball searches for answers as the deceased residents of her new house appear as she goes through her late grandmother's belongings. The House on the Shore is 28K words long. It can be read in two hours or less.
The Sound of Silence
Series: A Chief Inspector Robert Casey Short Story. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,540. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2019 by S & S P Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ex-Chief Inspector Robert Casey looks back at the first murder investigation he worked on to try to identify the sender of the package which so intrigued him and upset his equilibrium in the previous story. How would his unofficial investigations affect his retirement plans, his relationship with his ex-colleagues and more importantly, with his wife? Would they lead him down a dangerous path?
The Forbidden Stranger
Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: June 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When you are awake on your dreams and you start to love your life inside it. Are you going to wake up to live like a dead person? Or remain inside where there is no pain and you have a family you can call your own.
La diosa de la selva
Price: Free! Words: 4,670. Language: Spanish. Published: June 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
La respuesta al juego está en la diosa de la selva, pero ningún animal sabe verlo.
Forgotten
Price: Free! Words: 850. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An instrumentalist has forgotten the last one year in his life. He goes on a journey to find out what has happened

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