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Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories

Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: A Friend in Need
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 10. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,710. Language: British English. Published: December 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There aren't many people that Siren can stand to spend time with, and even fewer people she actually likes. When Joe Dawson, bar owner struggling under the heel of notorious crime bosses and their flunkies comes to her for help, Siren isn't about to turn him away.
A Bunch of Monkey Malarkey (AC Silly Circus Mystery Series Book 2)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 28,890. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From the AC Silly Circus Co. comes the second story in a new series of paranormal mystery novellas chock-full of oddball shapeshifters, dangerous secrets, spicy steam, and loads of laughs. Come one, come all and enjoy A BUNCH OF MONKEY MALARKEY!
Ferally Funny Freakshow (AC Silly Circus Mystery Series Book 1)
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 26,880. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It’s all fun and games at the circus ... until everyone’s favorite clown winds up dead. Someone killed Clint the Clown. Madam Electra’s crystal ball could help find the murderer, but she risks exposing her own secrets in the process. Secrets that could land her on the endangered species list. Step right up and enjoy the Feral-LY Funny Freakshow!
Elements Of Mystery
Series: Short Story Collections. Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 101,020. Language: English. Published: December 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
A collection of short stories, each titled after an element in the periodic table. Elements Of Mystery has a story for each of the 118 elements. Story genres range from horror and suspense to rainbows and unicorns. Each story is unique. You have to read each one to see how the story ties to the element. But they all have one common—a surprise plot twist at the end which will make you say, “Wow!”
The Big Machine Eats: Stories
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 60,700. Language: American English. Published: November 26, 2018 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bishop Rider Lives! THE BIG MACHINE EATS, stories by Beau Johnson.
LOST : A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,410. Language: English (Indian dialect). Published: November 25, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
After her father went missing and she could get no help, Rey Bradbury decides to take matters in her own hands. But things start to change when she realises the monster her dad used to joke about could be real, and it could be behind his disappearance. Will she ever find out the truth?
Come and Read It
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 39,980. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Five short works of fiction with political, cultural, and social themes by a right-wing author.
"Curse Thy Neighbor"
Price: Free! Words: 4,530. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Bernice Wood and her husband are quintessential, middle-class professionals in Bloomington, Indiana. That archetype is challenged when a new, opaque family moves in across the street. Indeed, a misplaced parcel delivered to the wrong house will set Bernice into the Supernatural world! How she responds, later, may determine how far she goes down into that world…
Gentlemen's Agreement and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 31,140. Language: British English. Published: November 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Three short mysteries introduce ex-soldier turned private detective, Mark Kent, embroiled in a web of tumultuous business and family relationships where people do whatever it takes for money and success.
Deception and Despair Part II
Price: Free! Words: 9,930. Language: English. Published: November 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Suspense
Thrills, chills, and kills are back! A group of high schoolers are in summer school when suddenly they are forced into a death game by a crazy couple and their mechanical pink kitty cat and two-headed snake. There can only be one survivor. One must kill a friend in secret then feign innocence to escape while the others die. And these kids thought summer school was the worst thing ever.
The Christmas Planet and Other Stories
Price: Free! Words: 23,350. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Four quirky stories. “The Christmas Planet” tells of a faraway, Disneyland-like world. In “A Pirate’s Life,” readers meet Alex Hale, a down and out scavenger who has come across a derelict spaceship. “Sophia, Kidnapped!” is the story of Jake Corby’s attempt to rescue the kidnapped daughter of a friend. Finally, “Love in the Snow” follows Eric Beckman as he teaches his wife about mind control.
Love, Lies and Lunch
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 114,170. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2018 by Mereo Books. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This varied, imaginative and beautifully-told collection of short stories deals with love and marriage, deceit and disappointment, vanity and jealousy, spite, cruelty, revenge and redemption, and many of them are also very funny. The author is better known to her many blog fans as Delia Despair.
Scared on Carey Place in the Haunted Hatchet House
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 24,410. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Driven into a homicidal frenzy, a maniac wielding a hatchet plucked young Kelly from the schoolyard swings. He chased her to her house. The one with hatchet cut-outs in the shutters at the end of a dead end street. When he finished, Kelly was dead and her blood stained the porch and driveway a crimson red. At least that’s the lore of the Hatchet House. Who will be next to be scared on Carey Place?
Blue Suicide
Price: Free! Words: 2,340. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Decorated cop, A major attack on New York City, A fall from grace. The new short story from Ryan Horn
The Walk
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The story of a man who finds a handbag and the mystery of why there was so much interest in what he had found.
The Snap-Brim Fedora Caper
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,860. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Private Investigator Jim Nash is the lucky recipient of an anniversary gift courtesy of his business partner Maddie Stone. All is not as it seems when he dons the gift and falls asleep while wearing it. A mysterious woman searching for her husband. A man who doesn’t want to be found. Blackmail. Dirty pictures. All this and more as Nash goes into sleepy, exhausting overtime to prevent a kidnapping.
The Whistling Swing
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,440. Language: English. Published: October 31, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A neighbourhood is disturbed by a whistling sound at night and concerned residents are going missing. The nonchalance of the landlord towards finding a solution raises Jerry's suspicion and forces him to identify the source of the noise and put a stop to it. Jerry must battle with the strange happenings around him to get to the bottom of the case, but first, he needs to figure out what’s real and
Why Me?
Price: Free! Words: 1,810. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Why Me? Tabitha’s world is turned upside down when her fiancé is found murdered. With her world in turmoil she embarks on a mission to find the killer and places herself in harm’s way. Can she avoid the same fate? Part One, of a three-part series, sets the stage to discover the truth behind this terrible crime.
Murderous Fiction
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
MURDEROUS FICTION is a collection of short stories that all feature characters that are either fighting for their life or end up killed.
The Closet
Price: Free! Words: 7,960. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Blue can no longer bear the sight of blood. The reason - seven years ago she had to bear witness to three brutal murders, one among them of her mother.

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