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Don't Pick Up The Phone (Short Paranormal Thriller)
Price: Free! Words: 3,400. Language: American English. Published: September 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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A teenage girl killed her best friend after answering a phone call from a stranger. No one knows who made the calls, from where and what's the caller's intention. Detective Inspector Claire invited two experienced demonologists, Ed and Lorraine Warrens to help her in solving these mysterious cases, something related to paranormal activity.
Hope: A Study In Scarlet
Series: Hope, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,670. Language: English. Published: September 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Someone has taken to falsifying records, destroying careers, and killing innocent citizens to bring people with similar names and backgrounds as those of the Old World Sherlock Holmes stories together. Forced into this twisted game, Hope and Watson have no choice but to make sure this classic's rewrite doesn't end in their own demise.
The Crime Cafe Short Story Anthology
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 35,090. Language: English. Published: September 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
Five Thrilling Stories from Crime Writers Featured on the Crime Cafe podcast! Bonus interviews with the authors included!
The Artie Crimes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 27,520. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
When your profession is thievery, you’re bound to find trouble. Artie Applegate just wants to have simple heists with no complications, but the women in his life repeatedly keep that from happening. More often than not, Artie ends up trading his burglary skills for mystery-solving talents instead.
Od Sarah z ljubeznijo
Price: Free! Words: 11,830. Language: Slovenian. Published: September 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sarah je prehitro ostala sama in se zaposli kot prostitutka. Takrat zanosi s svojo zadnjo strankom Richom. Ker ima vsega dovolj se zbliža s svojo teto in zbeži k njej. Tam pa jo tudi pričaka Rich s službo modela. Z Richom se počasi spoprijateljita in vprašanje usode je, ali bosta na koncu tudi postala družina.
Eye for an Eye Inc. - Welcome to the Family
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,200. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cops go to him for help when they can't connect the dots. Families go to him when the justice system doesn't work. Sometimes they overlap, and for the right price, he'll take care of it. He'll make them pay. The same way the victim suffered, so to shall they suffer. Whatever the crime, if the price is right, he'll dole out the justice.
"Cousin Josh"
Price: Free! Words: 4,460. Language: English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Avery Snider is a high school jock, and his family had just lost a close cousin. His other set of cousins ask Avery to watch over their son, Josh, while the families go out of state to attend the funeral. Avery and a friend both learn that autistic traits could actually serve as a doorway to the Paranormal…
Stranger (Short Psychological Thriller)
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: American English. Published: September 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A mad woman had escape from Crater Hill Asylum caused a huge uproar after she managed to escape her cell after killing security guard with a spoon. She is wanted and hunted by law authorities across the country. Lisa Bateman experience strange things at home when she realized that, someone is staying with her in her very own home.
Heart of Stone
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 21,550. Language: English. Published: September 10, 2016 by BinnsCagneyPublishing Co. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The brief was simple. The package had arrived with explicit, time-sensitive instructions. Everett Stone had missed the deadline. Twice. The threats and warnings had come. Just as he'd anticipated.He didn’t know how to fix it. Until the perfect solution landed in his lap.
The Necklace
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,410. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
A routine interview with a murder suspect. Given the preponderance of evidence against him, probably he'll either lawyer-up or confess. Either way will mean an early day for the detective. But sometimes there's more evidence than you expect.
Plus humain tu meurs
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 7,680. Language: French. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Armelle et Kevin, aidés par un nouveau membre très particulier, Mike Summer, doivent trouver un tueur sanguinaire capable de faire mentir des ordinateurs. Ce nouveau trio fera-t-il le poids face à un psychopathe d'un nouveau genre ?
Sherlock Holmes re-told in twenty-first century Easy-English : The Naval Treaty
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,510. Language: English. Published: September 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes re-told in twenty-first century Easy-English : The Naval Treaty is the seventh of the Easy-English Classics series from international best-selling author Mark Williams.
Sherlock Holmes adaptado para Crianças 6-in-1 : O Carbúnculo Azul, O Silver Blaze, A Liga dos Homens, O Polegar do Engenheiro, A Faixa Malhada, Os Seis Bustos de Napoleão
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 35,290. Language: Portuguese. Published: September 6, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Fazendo parte dos Clássicos para Crianças da série internacional best-seller, do autor Mark Williams, é um orgulho apresentar a 6-in-1 adaptação dos contos do Sherlock Holmes: O Carbúnculo Azul, O Silver Blaze, A Liga dos Homens Ruivos, O Polegar do Engenheiro, A Faixa Malhada, Os Seis Bustos de Napoleão.. Ideal para as Crianças conhecerem o detetive mais famoso do mundo.
Taste of Temptation
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,820. Language: English. Published: September 3, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
A collection of crime short stories about ordinary people who want to do the right thing. They are tempted to commit crimes in order to accomplish what they want. See what happens to them when they do.
Sherlock Holmes re-told for children / adapté pour les jeunes lecteurs - The Six Napoleons / Les Six Napoléons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,610. Language: English. Published: September 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
How old were you when you discovered Sherlock? As part of the Classics For Kids series international best-selling author Mark Williams is proud to present the Sherlock Holmes short story adaptation: The Six Napoleons. Come join Holmes and Watson as they solve the mystery of the six Napoleons in a child-friendly, twenty-first century English with the seamier side of Victorian life left out.
Sherlock Holmes adapté pour les jeunes lecteurs : Les Six Napoléons
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,450. Language: English. Published: August 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Law & Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sherlock Holmes: Les Six Napoléons, adaptation d’une nouvelle de Sir Arthur Conan Doyle, appartient à la série Classiques pour enfants de Mark Williams, auteur à succès. Venez rejoindre Holmes et Watson alors qu’ils tentent d’éclaircir le mystère des Six Napoléons dans une version modernisée, adaptée aux jeunes lecteurs.
Королевы тоже платят
Series: Чашка кофейной хроники. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 910. Language: Russian. Published: August 30, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » Romance, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Кристину знали все. Малолетки по вечерам прибегали на Майдан, чтобы оценить волнующий разрез её нового платья, и счастливцев, которым удалось заглянуть в глубину таинственно распахивающейся темноты, их менее глазастые сверстники заставляли изощрять и без того богатую подростковую фантазию в поисках эпитетов, отражающих увиденное во всех упоительных мелочах.
Shaken, Not Stirred: A Dawna Shepherd Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,610. Language: English. Published: August 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Hoping to heal her broken heart, FBI Special Agent Dawna Shepherd takes a break from busting bad guys to vacation at SpyGirl Fantasy Camp. But the two Russian mobsters waiting for her aren’t actors pretending they’re bad. These goons plan to bust her ticker for good. A story that answers the simple question: Does a hardboiled FBI agent ever get to have fun? Bonus Story: "Hungarian Dance No. 5"
Whosoever Believeth
You set the price! Words: 10,100. Language: English. Published: August 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
his dialogue driven mystery puts a spin on DNA evidence and cyber-crime that has yet to be explored. Dive into the world of manipulation and internet scandal that comes to a small Appalachian town. You'll think twice before you link a single fiber of evidence to a suspect again.
Game of Patience
Series: KRITON ELLIS. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,070. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Inspector Kriton Ellis is the fictional protagonist of a series of short mystery stories created by Steven Mason. He is residing in London and solves crimes by examining and evaluating clues in order to uncover the identity of the criminal.