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Walk a Mile in My Shoes
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,560. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
For ten years “Charley” had lived on the streets without a roof over his head or knowing when he would eat again. The consequences of Charley’s horrific mistake had put him mingling unseen with the homeless and hiding from the authorities. But after stealing a pair of shoes, something mystical happened. Charley was thrown back into the past, into a complete stranger’s life that was taking the same
Лопата
Series: Чашка кофейной хроники. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 4,290. Language: Romansh. Published: October 31, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Берегите карманы - крадуны не дремлят!
Christmas Stories: The Complete Collection — In the Tradition of Rod Serling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 33,230. Language: American English. Published: October 27, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
CHRISTMAS STORIES: THE COMPLETE COLLECTION — In the Tradition of Rod Serling. With introductions by J.L. Abramo, Harlan Coben, Michael Connelly, Robert Crais, Michael Koryta, Brad Parks, and Gary Phillips.
Myanna Moore: Haunted by the Truth Episode One - "The Many Lives of Myanna Moore"
Series: Myanna Moore · Myanna Moore: Haunted by the Truth, Book 1 · Pulp and Mystery Shelf Web Serial Compilations · The Pulp and Mystery Shelf. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,290. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Myanna Moore became a private investigator to help others after untangling the webs of her own complicated childhood. She thought all of her own personal issues had been resolved, but new clues surface to show her this is far from the case. This is the original sixteen part serial plus epilogue as it originally ran, plus a new prologue. Also included are three previously published short stories.
Expectations
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,230. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
EXPECTATIONS is a collection of three short stories Expectations, The house and Truth. These stories tell of mysterious curiosities, unthinkable truths, and unexpected joy. Three fiction stories with a sci-fi feel will keep you on your toes.
Lady with a Black Car
Price: Free! Words: 2,480. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 4 reviews)
A lady with a black car vanished from my radar after regularly zipping past my car for a year in 2009-10 while returning home from my office in the evening.To know about her one has to read up to the last chapter of this story.
Sow and Reap
Price: Free! Words: 2,830. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2016. Categories: Screenplays » Drama, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
SOW AND REAP is a collection of stories full about prayer, murder, and infidelity. These stories are full of mystery, suspense, and drama with a twist.
The Secret Society of The Great Pumpkin
Price: Free! Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: October 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
This book is my account of my investigation into The Secret Society of the Great Pumpkin, a frightening annual Corps of Cadets Halloween tradition at Texas A&M University. Active Duty US Marine sergeant instructors assigned to Texas A&M play a cat and mouse game with cadets to stop The Great Pumpkin. If they can ever stop The Great Pumpkin just once, the tradition dies.
The Galvanized Life Jacket
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,440. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2016 by Soapbox Rising Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Satire
Sam loves his wife and he loves his boat. He especially loves new boating gear. However, when his darling wife presents him with a new, high-tech life jacket, Sam has his doubts. This innovation doesn't seem practical. A personal floatation device made out of galvanized steel? If you love sea stories and satire as much as Sam loves his boat, then set sail with "The Galvanized Life Jacket."
Deadly Devil's Food
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,530. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Deadly Devil's Food is a Halloween short cozy mystery set in a big box discount superstore's bakery. A quick read written using traditional values of cozy mysteries.
The Last Sentinel
Price: Free! Words: 14,330. Language: English. Published: October 15, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
The Indian island of North Sentinel is home to the Sentinelese, one of the world's last uncontacted tribes. On an expedition to the island Dr. Zakir Khan is killed - not with spears and arrows - but with a gun. As investigators attempt to discover who - or what - is inhabiting the island, shocking secrets will be uncovered. Secrets that will rewrite history and endanger the lives of millions.
The Blow of Fate
Series: KRITON ELLIS. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,860. Language: English. Published: October 15, 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. Sienna, the daughter of the founder of Kennedy Worldwide Holdings, Inc is found dead in her house. The prime suspect is Edgar Mills, a real estate agent was the last person to see her alive. He confessed that she was alive when he left her house and protested his innocence in the strongest terms...
The Wickedest Town in the West and Other Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 74,670. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
From one of the best mystery short story writers of her generation comes this sparkling collection of ten chillers and thrillers, where justice takes many forms. Whether you’re a witch (“A Taste for Burning”), a soldier in the trenches (“Michelle”) or a demure churchgoer (“The Wickedest Town in the West”), you will always know that justice is served.
Animal Detective: Henry the Bobcat’s Disappearance
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,720. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2016 by Pam Paulson. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Animals, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Follow Detective Frank in another episode of Animal Detective. Henry The Bobcat was taken from the San Diego Zoo last night! Walk through all the exhibits questioning each of the zookeepers about there whereabouts, find clues and hunches along the way from surprise witnesses and slowly discover who took him and why! Follow along as Detective Frank solves yet another case Read This Book Today!
Pariez sur la bonne étoile
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 7,430. Language: French. Published: October 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Quand un milliardaire meurt alors qu'il était encore loin de sa date de péremption il s'agit indéniablement d'une affaire spéciale. Armelle et Kevin se retrouvent chargés de comprendre comment Olivier de Monteuil a pu décéder. L'affaire se complique lorsqu'ils découvrent qu'une partie de son corps a été soumise à l’impesanteur peu de temps avant sa mort, comme s'il avait voyagé dans l'espace...
Promises Kept, The Story of Number Two
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 22,970. Language: English. Published: October 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Coming of age, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Our mother said that sisters should never be separated. That sisters were like twins that weren’t born on the same day. When I was little I believed that—that, and a lot more. She said that she’d never let us be hurt. That no matter what happened, we’d be together. She lied.
Texas Noir
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 55,140. Language: American English. Published: October 8, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
TEXAS NOIR, a Collection of Short Stories by Milton T. Burton.
Sherlock Holmes Re-told In Twenty-First Century Easy-English : The Speckled Band
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,400. Language: English. Published: October 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Nonfiction » Language Instruction » English as a second language
Sherlock Holmes re-told in twenty-first century Easy-English : The Speckled Band is the fifth of the Easy-English Classics series from international best-selling author Mark Williams.
The Broken Wings of Forgiveness
Price: Free! Words: 39,290. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 8, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A man joins forces with a powerful and mysterious deity on the condition that he has to save mankind and most importantly, track down his real enemies. The battle he faces makes him embrace his sole purpose
An Unlikely Heirloom
Price: Free! Words: 3,910. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
John just wanted to catch the last bus out of town after a disappointing night. But a man approaches him, and suddenly he finds himself assisting this stranger in a task that he does not fully understand.