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"The Pre-Existents"
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(2.00 from 1 review)
Like most Americans, Jaimie Manuel is mandated to get into the healthcare system. Jaimie is one of the awakened ones. He sees that it is now the Insurance Industry that has power over the citizens’ lives; not the State. But he is not alone…
The Japanese Bath: A Short Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Alec and Jill return to Sydney from a stint working in Japan. They are delighted to find a house containing a real Japanese-style bath with silky-smooth water. However, a heavy rainstorm causes havoc, revealing the bath's dark secret.
François, léonard et les autres
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: French. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
En 2074 les lycéens apprennent ou révisent l’histoire de France via des jeux vidéos, mais les faits qui y sont rapportés sont-ils toujours historiquement avérés ?
Money Talks
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
He never gave a second thought to the old Lincoln gathering dust in the corner, until a couple of gentlemen from south of the border walk in with a wad of cash money.
Boot Scoot: A Dawna Shepherd Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,920. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Dawna Shepherd’s celebrating Christmas in her home town when a bounty hunter pursues her college student brother home from Lubbock. Certain that Fugitive Team Leader O’Brien won’t give up, all Dawna's crime-fighter instincts are screaming that he'll ruin this holiday for someone she loves. Can law-abiding Dawna find a way to save Christmas?
Hollywood Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 58,770. Language: English. Published: May 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
HOLLYWOOD MYSTERY is a collection of stories turning beloved Hollywood icons into detectives, turning over every rock and following every blood trail, hunting for the truth and hoping not to end up on the cutting room floor!
Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld Volume 4
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Special 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,550. Language: English. Published: May 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nicolette Mace is a private investigator out of necessity, not choice. With her family dead and nowhere else to turn she had to learn to stand on her own two feet and live the only way her father ever taught her to. Life as a private investigator isn't all big cases, excitement and arch enemies.
The Chesapeake Bay Mystery
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,240. Language: American English. Published: May 1, 2017 by BinnsCagneyPublishing Co. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A dead body is discovered at the Wayfarer’s Inn at Chesapeake Bay. The FBI transfers the victim to New York for analysis.and a murder investigation is opened. When the body goes missing from the Medical Examiner's custody it opens up a world of hurt for the town's Sheriff, Kim Chastain.
Rogue Leaves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 24,740. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
New FBI Agent Natalie Hanlon has a dark past, and she's about to come face to face with it when her first assignment sends her back to Mobury Falls, her hometown. Mason Gerard is the world's most elite and elusive cat burglar. Someone is impersonating him, and he follows a badly laid trail right to Mobury Falls. Lilly Rockingham's tea leaves are showing signs of going rogue,
It's Written in the Leaves
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,950. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Charley McGraw is an architect assigned to help Easton Demolition keep a turn of the century building from being damaged. What she didn't count on was sexy Seth Easton, or that someone is targeting his company and threatening everyone around him. Join Lilly Cunningham and her mobile tea truck the Aquarius Moon, as she lends her skills at reading tea leaves to help solve mysteries.
The 85 Year Old Dot to Dot Detecrive
Price: Free! Words: 20,430. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Retired Police Chief Rick Bates is always eager to dive into a case - usually a case of wine. He didn't start drinking until he was 75; but now he's making up for lost time. But it's not all play and no work for Rick, Even in his 80s, he is a one man stone wall against the waves of crime that wash up on the Cape Cod beaches.
Horror Stories
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 80,020. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: April 20, 2017 by noktaekitap. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Specially arranged to make children feel more excited while reading them. Most of the stories were written by popular writers, often famous for writing horror stories. Keep reading the spooky stories.
Deadly Breakup
Price: Free! Words: 1,530. Language: English. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Courtroom, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Zax has just broken up with his girlfriend, who happened to have fallen for a rich man. Only a couple of weeks later, she is found dead in a pool of blood. Now Zax has some questions to answer because all evidence at the scene points out to him as the main suspect. When interviewed he denies anything to do with her death, could he be telling the truth? Or is there a story behind the story?....
L'école buissonnière
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,990. Language: French. Published: April 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Roland, retraité du SPES depuis bientôt une année, donne un cours sur les enquêtes spéciales à de jeunes officiers prometteurs. Pendant cette Master-class un vieil ami, devenu responsable de la morgue de l'école, va lui demander de l'aide pour une enquête concernant un mystérieux cadavre. Roland va donc débuter les investigations avec ses élèves.
Tree Row Howl
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,130. Language: English. Published: April 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Agent Carthage has heard rumors about Tanesca; now she will see just how strange it really is.
Esther
Price: Free! Words: 2,950. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Adrian heeft niet altijd de wet naar de letter gevolgd, toch heeft hij zijn hart op de goede plek. En dan maak je soms onorthodoxe keuzes.
The snow must go on
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,980. Language: French. Published: March 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
L'hiver 2074 entrera dans l'histoire parisienne ! C'est le plus froid jamais vu dans la capitale française. Mais cette météo ne semble pas très naturelle. C'est, en tout cas, l'avis d'un expert qui met le SPES sur l'enquête.
Story Of A Lonely Lady
Price: $1.98 USD. Words: 10,990. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
When I see 20 years back, I feel that it wasn't such a big deal to overcome fears of this world, families, relationships, societies and never ending prejudices. Yes, I dealt with a world of nowhere, families which knew how to survive but had no choice other than to die, a relationship which had no meaning, a betraying society, all of which took away breath away from my body, soul and my life
Lot 62
Series: The Little Shop of Wonders. Price: Free! Words: 9,260. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
Julie Blalock has a secret--she was once an MI6 Agent. A personal tragedy forced her to quit, but a chance offer to return for a one-time op is too tempting to ignore. Her mission: to pose as a rich socialite during the most anticipated high-class auction of the year--Esther May Morrow's sale of antique treasures, featuring Lot 62, a prize that has even the Ministry of Defence worried.
De Wind
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: Dutch. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Er heerste windstilte op het moment dat ik Oswald in mijn achtertuin begroef. Ik voelde geen greintje wroeging: zijn leven had wat mij betrof lang genoeg geduurd...