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Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories

Evidence In The Cellar
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019 by Mamba Books & Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Carl Vincent is an honest lawyer that believes in honor and justice. His beliefs are frequently tested when trying to survive in a corrupt city controlled by crooked politicians, and wealthy drug dealers.
Jewels and Panties (Book, Two): Jewels in the Night
Price: Free! Words: 20,350. Language: English. Published: March 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Adult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
She’s too perfect, too good for me and she doesn’t even know it and her body drives me wild! I made the biggest mistake of my life letting her stay in that house and I’m hellbent on getting her outta there. But I can’t hide my secret life from her forever.
An Unexpected Letter
Price: Free! Words: 1,520. Language: British English. Published: March 15, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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A short story about the curious case of an unexpected letter, a Grandson, and his eccentric Grandmother, who was recently deceased.
Murder Undone
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 20,020. Language: English. Published: March 12, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A series of short stories dealing with murder, some completed, some avenged and some avoided, but all with consquences, Read, think and enjoy.
Sweet Death
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,300. Language: English. Published: March 8, 2019 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Old Sweet ain't gonna build no more boats... On the Caribbean island of Kayakoo, a local boatbuilder named Sweet is found dead on the beach. Detective Johnny Cliff needs to find out what happened to him. With a little help from a friend from a Scotland Yard detective who is there on vacation, he follows the typically twisting and curious trails an island investigation can take.
The Deepening Shade
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,800. Language: American English. Published: March 8, 2019 by All Due Respect Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
THE DEEPENING SHADE, Stories by Jake Hinkson. In these stories and more, which range from the heartbreakingly tragic to the bizarrely funny, characters struggle violently with each other, and with themselves.
The Red Chamber
Price: Free! Words: 7,040. Language: English. Published: March 7, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ninety-nine dead. One more to go. T's passion in life is finding new and interesting ways to kill without being caught--or even suspected. A classic tale newly translated into English from Edogawa Rampo, one of Japan's foremost Gothic writers. The original author of this story is Edogawa Rampo. The story was translated by members of my translation workshop listed below. I am the editor only.
Aibhileen's Curse
Price: Free! Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A troubled ghost. A terrible curse. And a secret that will not stay buried. Can Alex solve the mystery before it's too late? An Alexander Harding Spirit Detective short story.
Alter Ego: A Very Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 950. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What happens when a relaxing evening becomes a nightmare? What happens when evil invades your home, uninvited? What happens when the past won't leave you alone?
The Curse of the Dark Cornfield: A Tale of a Lone Star
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,690. Language: English. Published: March 3, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A gripping tale of mystery, morbidity and death, with a twelve year old girl in the midst of it all, and an entire clan of native Cherokees fazed with extinction.The denizens of the Great Smoky Mountains will resort to unspeakable means in their resolve to find a solution to their enduring predicament.
Treasure Hunt
Price: Free! Words: 6,830. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2019 by Paper Angel Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
When ten-year-old Tyler signs up for a Saturday afternoon treasure hunt sponsored by the city’s Parks department, he discovers much more than he bargained for.
Collector of Crimes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 34,450. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Thirteen fabulous crime stories from Ben Westerham’s highly popular ‘Shorts in the Dark’ series. It’s time to take a wander into the darker recesses of the mind. It’s dark. It’s criminal. It’s unmissable.
7 Roses: A Very Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This short story is set in Victorian era England where a Scotland Yard Inspector seeks to find the killer of Aideen O'Connell, a married immigrant from Ireland.
No Trace
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 115,340. Language: English. Published: February 5, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“It’s the unknown that gets us. I mean, where are they? They have to be somewhere ...” -Anonymous No Trace features fifteen tales of disappearances from some of today ’s newest writers that tell the stories of the vanished. Some are poignant, some are terrifying. Others you can see unfolding in your mind’s eye. All will leave you wondering.
Rosie: A Ryan Parish PI Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,710. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Meet Ryan Parish PI and find out what happens when he takes on a case for his girlfriend's friend, Rosie.
A Simple Assignment
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,950. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2019 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In Degenerate City there is only one private dick that hunts the names on the naughty list. Christmas Elf Cheerful Baby Vickers, C.B. Vickers to her enemies and Vickers to friends and coworkers, cleans up the streets to safeguard the integrity of the lists. A thrilling noir elfin mystery that will keep you on the edge of your seat as Vickers discovers this case is not a simple assignment.
Beware The Baker Boys
Price: Free! Words: 4,590. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
‘Tough nuts, aren’t they?’ the officer said. ‘Yeah. Terry ‘specially. Guess ‘cause he’s the oldest an’ all.’ ‘We have a saying down at the station lad: “Beware the Baker boys.”
Death of a Sandman
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,910. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2019 by Boruma Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Why did somebody kill that man? The mysterious death of a popular figure at a Caribbean resort has inspector Johnny Cliff wondering why someone might want him dead. He didn't seem to have any enemies, but there's no question it was murder. And he still has to solve the case of Henderson’s dog disappearing. It’s busy times on the island.
The Room Imprisoner
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 1,950. Language: English. Published: January 27, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
One day, a young girl woke up from the sleep to find herself alone in a strange room, without remembering what happened the day before. this story is one of the unique mystery stories which mixing between mystery and suspense.
Daggyland #2: 10 Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 41,740. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literary collections » American / General
Published together for the first time are 10 masterful short stories by the winner of the Derringer Award for Short Mystery Fiction. Four of these tales first appeared in the pages of the world's greatest mystery magazines. A 40,000-word collection. Welcome to Daggyland, a strange, sick little place where betrayal, vengeance, and murder are only the beginning!

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