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The Dog Who Loved Sherlock Holmes
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Price: Free! Words: 3,800. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Levi, the leader of the Three Dog Detective Agency, must channel his inner Sherlock Holmes if he is to solve a mystery, and survive.
Maelstrom: The Downing of Eagle21
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Price: Free! Words: 29,700. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
INTERPOL Switzerland: 30year veteran Chief Inspector runs into much more intrigue than he expected trying to solve the high profile crash of the VIP flight Eagle21, that threatens his belief's and his team of investigators lives.
The Case of the Missing Bubble Gum Card
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: July 8, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Private Detective Jarvis Mann helps a young man track down a missing valuable Ernie Banks trading card and learns from him a life lesson via his selfless act.
Simple Case
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Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Plunge into a day in the life of rookie prosecutor Dana Hargrove, central character in the legal mystery novels "Thursday’s List" and "Homicide Chart." This is the story that introduced her to the world!
The Shepherd
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,650. Language: English. Published: July 3, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Laissez les bons temps rouler - Until somebody gets killed of course. Catch each monthly episode of A Cajun Murder Mystery Series. Real-life Police Chief writing raw mystery and thriller crime fiction short stories.
Remains to be Seen
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Price: Free! Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2014. Category: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
Short story, 12 pages approx. Undercover narcotics agents Michael O'Neill and Baby Johnson, still suffering PTSD from the Vietnam War, quit the Australian Bureau of Narcotics and move to the far north coast of New South Wales. Johnson hopes to renew his relationship with Star. O'Neill thinks settling down with long-time girlfriend Azure might be the solution - but that remains to be seen.
Dinner Date At Mt Isa
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Price: Free! Words: 15,810. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
'Dinner Date At Mt Isa' is the final volume in Ken Blowers' series of delightful short stories. The first story takes us to the quintessential Aussie town of Mt Isa to chase mysterious shadows. The last is a surprise prelude to Ken's new volume of stories starring B. Urglar, These short stories have something to offer everyone.
Lunch On Lowestoft Pier
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Price: Free! Words: 18,610. Language: English. Published: July 1, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this fifth release in a series, Ken takes the reader on a journey winds amongst stories ranging in settings from the eastern shores of England to the Gold Coast. These locations serve as the perfect backdrop for Ken's character's to come to life.
Predeo Dobruš
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Price: Free! Words: 2,160. Language: Serbian. Published: June 29, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Pripovetka. Godina je 1947. Na jednoj padini francuske planine Krolski zub pojavljuje se čudan objekat, nalik nekakvoj gvozdenoj cevi. Objekat je bio dug oko dvesta metara i imao neka vrlo zanimljiva svojstva. Šest stotina godina ranije, u blizini današnjeg crnogorskog sela Cerova, desila se slična stvar. Padina i objekat. Dakle, pitanje glasi: Šta ovi događaji, zapravo, znače?
Legal Thriller: Criminal Justice
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: English. Published: June 29, 2014 by Run Free Publishing. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom
Defending a criminal is easy – until they make it personal. Criminal attorney Max Harrison takes on a case for an old school friend, Wayne Snowden. Wayne has been charged with the attempted murder of an old flame, but it quickly becomes evident that the prosecution is not interested in this conviction. So why are they still pressing ahead with the charge? What is Wayne hiding?
Adriana (Serbian Edition)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,800. Language: Serbian. Published: June 28, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Pripovijetka. Da li se sjećate Sezone polivanja? One omiljene zabave djece iz solitera kojom se obilježava kraj školske godine. Naliješ kantu vodom, odeš na balkon i sve izručiš na nečiju glavu. Sjajna zabava, zar ne? A sjećate li se Adriane? Nju niko nije polivao, sjećate li se? Ana me je jednom pitala: „Zašto Adrianu niko ne poliva?" Dobro pitanje.
Dobrush Valley
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Price: Free! Words: 2,730. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Short story. In 1947, on one of the slopes of the French mountain Dent de Crolles, a strange object appeared. It was a sort of iron pipe, about 200 meters long. The object displayed some very interesting features. Six hundred years earlier, in the area of today’s Montenegrin village of Tserovo, the same happened. The slope and the thing. So, the question is: What is the meaning of these events?
Adriana
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,660. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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Short story. Do you remember the Watering Season? That favorite children’s tradition in the building to mark the end of the school year. You fill a can with water, go out on the balcony and empty the can on someone’s head. Good tradition, isn’t it? And do you remember Adriana? No one “watered” her, remember? Anna asked me once: “Why isn’t anybody watering Adriana?” Good question.
More Short Fuses (Four Free Short Stories)
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Price: Free! Words: 48,590. Language: British English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
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Four free short stories from bestselling author Stephen Leather, plus opening chapters of five of his bestselling thrillers. The short stories are: Rules of Engagement (where Spider Shepherd has to help a friend who is in serious trouble with the police), The Constituency Meeting (where a group of old folks decide to commit a murder), Ghost Kids and Massage Therapy.
The Pajama Drama: A Delilah Duffy Short
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Price: Free! Words: 9,320. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Amateur detective, bookstore manager and island misfit, Delilah Duffy, enjoys solving mysteries, but an old guy’s missing PJs? If there’s dirty laundry to be found, Delilah Duffy will find it!
Antologi Detektif Indonesia
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 42,280. Language: Indonesian (Bahasa Indonesia). Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery
Semua cerpen dalam Antologi “Detektif Indonesia” ini merupakan hasil karya teman-teman yang lolos dalam audisi yang diadakan oleh Katamagz. Audisi cerpen detektif tersebut diadakan untuk mengangkat genre detektif yang masih kurang berkembang di Indonesia. Ada 10 cerpen detektif terpilih yang dimasukkan dalam antologi ini, semuanya bertema detektif Indonesia
The Blind Assman -- A Boone Butters Crime Story
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,980. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Short of money -- and short of breath -- odd-jobs man Boone Butters takes what he hopes will be an easy score: chasing an unwanted patron from an unsavory nightspot. But nothing is ever as easy as it ought to be for Boone, and with his health getting worse, simple sometimes equals deadly… THE BLIND ASSMAN is the fourth story in the Boone Butters series.
Trial
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,250. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2014 by WMG Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A man stands trial for brutally killing a 12-year-old girl. But does a trial bring actual justice? And what can a father do to deal with the horror? A heart-wrenching story about those left behind to cope with the aftermath.
Alternate World Baker Street Adventure1 The Death of a Villain
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Series: The Baker Street Adventures, Book 11. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,130. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
As if killing the evil Professor Moriarity weren't enough to shake his soul, now he is forced to travel to an alternate reality where he will become the infamous Professor Moriarity who killed the great detective Sherlock Holmes.
Bond Bombshell (a Jamie Bond Mysteries short story)
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Series: Jamie Bond Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,110. Language: English. Published: June 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Maya Alexander is the office manager of the Bond Agency, an L.A. PI firm. But when Maya is thrust into the field, she realizes her first case is personal. Maya's past may have come back to haunt her, but she's determined to prove that no one can fool a Bond Girl.