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Death by Clown
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Series: The Razor and Edge, Book 3. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011 by 53rd Street Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When a murder is too close to home Razor and Edge are forced to confront dark family secrets and do the unthinkable. Justice can be painful.
Long Shots (mystery short stories)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,870. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Three short mystery stories from Agatha Award Nominated Author Tim Myers!
Dark Shots (9 dark mystery short stories)
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 20,940. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nine Dark Mystery Short Stories
Ghost & Mystery Short Stories
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Price: $3.50 USD. Words: 5,960. Language: English. Published: July 20, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This book includes three fascinating and thought provoking ghost, mystery or unusual short stories written by award winning author Don Hale.
Little Treasures
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 27,320. Language: English. Published: July 19, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
When seven award-winning women authors with crime on their minds join forces the result is seven anthologies in just over a decade. In these stories from the first anthology, The Ladies' Killing Circle, everyone has secrets and sometimes murder is the only way to keep them safe. Let the ladies slay you!
The African Queen
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Price: $3.49 USD. Words: 11,340. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011 by Twisted Root Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
A crime sends a teenage store clerk who channels Humphrey Bogart and the girl of his dreams on a wild ride across a steamy flooded city. Can our hero control his wayward mouth so love can bloom like on the African Queen? Includes short story: Poof.
A Collection of Ghost Stories
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Price: $15.99 USD. Words: 51,320. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Book Synopsis A collection of ghost stories of different types and settings.
Blandede bolsjer
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,060. Language: Danish. Published: July 15, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Rablende pendlerprosa. Cover: Elisabeth & Dorte Hummelshøj Jakobsen En samling af 24 ultrakorte pendlerprosa-tekster (fra 200 til 2500 ord). Sære, sjove og syrlige bolsjer for krimielskere. Måske er der også blandet maltbolsjer i bægeret? Krimi til bussen, til toget, til pausen - sammen med cigaretten, chokoladen eller cognacen (eller nyd den uden - det sunde alternativ).
Zvonek 08: Book One Feline Intelligence
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Series: Zvonke 08, FICR, Book 1. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,110. Language: English. Published: July 14, 2011 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Adventure
Cat on Thin Ice: Excitement in Prague mounts as the city prepares for a hockey game against the Russians. Cat Among the Pigeons: Life was great on the streets of Strašnice until Zvonek is accused of mercilessly killing pigeons and leaving their ripped bodies strewn all over the street.
Night Caller
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Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: English. Published: July 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Gary appears to be a normal man, bit of a night owl but friendly with his neighbours. Gary, however is a vampire who spends his evenings trawling the city for just the right person to feed on. Returning to his apartment in the city to watch some television before retiring for the day. A new neighbour has moved in next door however, who intrudes into Gary's life a little more
Inspector Zhang and the Disappearing Drugs (a short story)
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Series: Inspector Zhang Short Stories, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,720. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Inspector Zhang of the SIngapore Police Force is called in to investigate when a consignment of narcotics vanishes from under the eyes of a team of Drugs Squad detectives. It's a locked room mystery that puts Inspector Zhang's detective skills to the test.
Inspector Zhang and the Falling Woman (a short story)
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Series: Inspector Zhang Short Stories, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,040. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Inspector Zhang of the Singapore Police Force is horrified when a woman falls to her death in front of him one evening. But what seems to be a simple case of suicide soon becomes a much more complicated affair and one that will test his detective skills to the limit.
Inspector Zhang and the Dead Thai Gangster (a short story)
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Series: Inspector Zhang Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,780. Language: English. Published: July 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The inscrutable Inspector Zhang of the Singapore Police Force is Bangkok-bound on a passenger jet when a passenger is found dead in the first class cabin. But who killed him, and why? It's up to Inspector Zhang and his assistant, Sergeant Lee, to solve the case.
As Long As We Both Shall Live
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,780. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Liz Dalton's world was coming apart but she refused to surrender. This short work was named a finalist for Canada's top literary prize for crime fiction, the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Crime Writers of Canada.
My Brother's Keeper
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Price: $3.00 USD. Words: 23,310. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Everyone is convinced that Brayden Kelley committed suicide but Bryce is determined to vindicate his brother and prove that it wasn't suicide at all but murder. Bryce will stop at nothing to find his brother's killer. Bryce quickly learns that clearing his brother's name could be deadly and he'll need all the help he can get.
The Strange Case of James Kirkland Pilley
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,720. Language: English. Published: July 6, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.33 from 3 reviews)
A Lovecraftian style tale of the horrors that surround the simple draining of a park pond and the modern day research that leads back to the Civil War and the discovery of an undead zone.
Bones In the Tree
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 30,870. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011 by Focus House Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Her parents dead and marriage over, Karen returns to Maine to rebuild her life. An irritating furry neighbor and tombstones in her backyard play surprising roles as she endures one disastrous date after another.
Copy Cat Killer
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,130. Language: English. Published: July 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
The second book in the Alison Gage Series. Alison has created a new life, as Jennifer Stone. Then she learns about a killer who is copying the latest CSI cases. The bodies are piling up, and the killer is dodging the law. Taking things into her own hands, Alison is back.
The Cottage (Deutsche Version)
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Series: Pieces of Fate (German Language), Book 3. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,590. Language: German. Published: July 5, 2011 by Red Cap Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ein junges Ehepaar entschließt sich zum Kauf eines Cottages. Schon sehr bald ist die Frau davon überzeugt, dass es dort spukt, doch kann die dadurch stark belastete Ehe trotz den Nachforschungen eines skeptischen Radiomoderatoren überleben? Diese Geschichte ist Teil einer Reihe von 6 Kurzgeschichten des Autors David P Elliot, entnommen aus der Anthologie mit dem Titel „Pieces of Fate"
The Last Month
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,770. Language: English. Published: July 4, 2011. Category: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective
The first book in the Alison Gage Series. Alison Gage is a FBI: BAU agent who has seen too many murderers get away scotch free. When her current investigation is forcibly put on hold for two weeks, just when another body is due, it's too much for her to take. She decides it's time that these escaped killers get some of their own medicine.