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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
Heartville's Diner
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,550. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Synopsis Café, Eatery or Bistro... On the whole these brightly lit, welcoming signs serve as samples of sometimes age-old delectable processes kept secret, to keep hungry selective patrons going back for more...
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...
The Counter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Synopsis Call it resourceful well timed strategy or call it dumb luck, but let's agree at least that it's all mixed with relaxed recreation, boisterous entertainment and a generous helping of bright lights in tune with an eternal supply of exhilaration. It's the lively world; both supplying and deriving oxygen from and to the casino gambling machines, that we know and on occasion visit.
Midnight Crew
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,430. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » Action
If there prevailed a world as large as ours, parallel with ours, but not in a hazy Sci-Fi kind of way... A real one, right under our very noses. A trepid existence where most of the common dictionary was peeled from communication...
The Librarian - A Short Strory...
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,400. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
She was 68 and yesterday was her birthday. It was a quiet uneventful birthday with no brightly lit candles, a large cake to share and celebratory singing. The only highlight actually was a small caringly and beautifully wrapped gift which an old philosophy professor had left her with a note, "For loyal service. Open it at home and open it once more.
Things That Don't Rhyme. - A Short Strory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,830. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
As far back as recorded history goes, there have been leaders. Whether we believe what they say is matter for another day. Whether they speak on behalf of business is probably for the day after that. For today there is merely a question, "Who pays the Speech Writers...?"
Condor Cliff
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Trapped in the most beautiful place on Earth, what's a fearless birder to do? A spirited 8000-word story introducing the feisty Lady Byrd, written by Michèle Laframboise, multi-award winner author and amateur ornithologist.
A Night To Forget
Price: Free! Words: 14,920. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(1.00 from 1 review)
Will Janet find a way to clear her name of a murder she did not commit? Or will family presidency destroy their family in a whole. Find out with this new psychological thriller.
Bloodhound
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2017 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Luke survived WWII. Now he must learn to live with the strange new powers that came home with him.
Jim en die bom aanvaler
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: Afrikaans. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jim is al een van die Bomeenheid wat weet hoe die aanvaler lyk. Sal hy in tyd die Rebel kan stop ? En wie is die skrywer Sherry ? Sal die sielkindige hom kan help sy verlede onthou lees en vind uit.
Stand By Your Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Tammy Fairchild left Loverna to escape her reputation and make a new life in a new town. But problems seem to follow her wherever she goes. Starting over, she finds herself a new job and a new man, someone she can trust. But not everything is as it seems with Kevin. He has a mysterious past filled with dark secrets. And Tammy finds that she is the one who will pay the price for his wrongs...
Minor Characters
Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three minor characters in a mystery story come to life. Story is set in a house located in the woods beside Lake Michigan.
The Eilean Mor Mystery
Series: Beyond Belief. Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
During December 1900 the three lighthouse keepers of Eilean Mor in the Flannen Isles disappeared without a trace. Speculation has followed for years thereafter until the personal journal of one of the keepers was found.
Mr.Doble and Mr. Noble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Two people of opposite personalities collide in a verbal battle of a satirical nature. It all ends in a mystery, and it is not what you think.
Catherine's Curse
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
After a brief encounter with a stranger at a 14th Century chapel, Justine Jacobs is drawn into a dreamworld full of longing and despair. On a pilgrimage of self-discovery, the unmarried office worker travels south from her home in Notting Hill, London, desperate to cast her eyes on a lofty landmark reputed to have the power to find her a husband. A tragic comedy.
Deep Freeze
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ben, a programmer by profession, falls prey to a prank played by his friend but everything goes wrong when Ben accidently encounters a dead body, how Ben manages to find the killer, how Sophie gets into the investigation, how Ben and Sophie met for the first time, this book reveals hidden truth about the dead and life of Ben and Sophie
Bond Ambition (A Jamie Bond Mysteries short story)
Series: Jamie Bond Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Charley Alexander signs herself, and gal-pal Elaine, up for a cooking class with renowned Chef Machado, she expects a little fun, food, and wine among friends. But what she gets instead are catty classmates, surprisingly simple recipes, and the shock of a lifetime when she finds the poisoned body of one of her fellow culinary students.
Weird, Wonderful and Worrisome Stories
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(1.00 from 1 review)
Weird, Wonderful and Worrisome Stories by James Wilkinson is a collection of odd and unusual stories featuring evil cars, curses and an unusual peace treaty.