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Backslide
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mike Eiser is shocked when his friend and mentor, Charlie Bozeman, is murdered by a sniper right in front of him. Could his boss, Sheriff Glenn Glassman, be the murderer? Or, is there another explanation?
Murderous Coffee Crumble #4
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Series: Skyvalley Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,440. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Emmy had the perfect life in Paris but because her father asked her to help him with the family business, she decided to go home to Sky Valley, Georgia. Sky Valley’s a small town—but it had a lot of secrets, murderous and uncanny ones, lurking within. Read The Sky Valley Mysteries 4: Murderous Coffee Crumble now and get to see the much awaited conclusion to The Sky Valley Mysteries series!
Death comes a creeping
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Price: $25.00 USD. Words: 17,830. Language: British English. Published: March 5, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
a killer is loose in a small village town in England. Police are shocked by the violence of the scenes. when one of their own is captured, the force takes action to save his life. can they save him in time?
Gold Standard
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,580. Language: English. Published: March 4, 2015. Category: Fiction » Adventure » Action
When Harry gets a lunch invitation from an old friend, Wiley, he happily meets Wiley for lunch. Wiley's illness saddens him, but Wiley needs his help with a project puts an entirely different light on the friendship. Imagine being asked help a sick friend rob a bank! Unwilling to let an old friend down, Harry must temporarily redefine his sense of right and wrong.
Because
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,050. Language: English. Published: March 2, 2015 by Olo Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
How do you solve a problem like your mother? A ferocious flash fiction story, now a finalist for the Derringer Award. Accompanied by an exclusive essay by the author on the exhausted genesis of the story at Kris Rusch and Dean Smith's Oregon mystery workshop, the writing life, and the Derringer short list. "[H]igh quality"--Ellery Queen's Mystery Magazine.
The Replacements
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Price: Free! Words: 4,000. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
You only get to make one mistake. Three young men travel from the suburbs to the city in search of forbidden pleasure. They think they are prepared to commit a crime and become men, but are they ready for the surprise that their dealer has set up for them?
Jade O'Reilly and the Luck of the Irish (A Sweetwater Short)
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,550. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Jade is late to work, she's punished by being assigned what may be an unsolvable case: find a missing four-leaf-clover good-luck charm before the town's St. Patrick's Day Festival. This Sweetwater Short story is about 50 pages in length.
Dead Letter
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Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: February 28, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
An Elderly Man is forced to confront the truth of his life – his personal lies and his sorrows. He gets the opportunity to escape the loneliness he confided in after losing sight of love.
Mayhem At The Mansion #3
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Series: Skyvalley Cozy Mystery Series. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 18,550. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2015 by Yap Kee Chong. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A New Man. More cupcakes. Another chance at life? Can you still really get another shot at life? Or is that thought just a figment of one’s imagination? Emmy has been through the toughest things these past couple of months. First was the death of her old friend, Annabeth Meyer, whom she saw die right in front of her eyes. Join Emmy in confronting her own choices through Mayhem at the Mansion
NO LEADS TO THE KILLER
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Price: Free! Words: 1,890. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
The year was 1927. Sheriff Taylor had a murder on his hands--and no leads to the killer. Fingerprinting and other scientific methods of solving crimes had not yet been developed. NO LEADS TO THE KILLER is the story of how a resourceful rural sheriff got his man.
Look Back: A Short Story Collection
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 32,050. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A mysterious disappearance. Disturbance out in the woods. Academic sabotage. Motoring psychosis. Friendship pushed to the limit. Five short stories: Leaden Fingers Twisted, Lodger, Time for Failure, The Stoneman, Scrape. Look Back: A Short Story Collection.
Leaden Fingers Twisted
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,950. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2015 by DIB Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Until now, Auburn Spector, Private Investigator, finds herself on the trail of lost dogs, middle-aged infidelities, and the odd missing object. Finally, though, she gets a case she can really sink her teeth into: A disappearance. But with greater cases come greater dangers. Ones which require a steely determination just to stay alive. Leaden Fingers Twisted: A Short Story.
Ongetiteld
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Price: Free! Words: 10,550. Language: Dutch. Published: February 25, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Elvis Jackson is een privédetective die er vreemde ideeën op na houdt. Vraag het maar aan zijn assistent Zebedee Spekken-Bonen, die kan er over meepraten. Zijn methoden zijn meestal illegaal, hij heeft schijt aan de regels van de maatschappij, zowel de grote als de kleine, en werkt zich bij de meeste zaken in de problemen.
L'Homme Seul est a New York
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Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 42,020. Language: French. Published: February 24, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
L’homme seul, ainsi l’appelle-t-on, est un « collecteur » d’un genre un peu particulier. La solitude, ainsi que l’étrangeté de son travail, ont développé chez lui le besoin de tenir une sorte de journal personnel et poétique, dans lequel il raconte les histoires de ses clients et des personnes rencontrées durant ses voyages.
Plan B - Volume V
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Series: Plan B Anthologies. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 50,810. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2015 by in potentia press. Category: Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
A mystery and crime anthology with 13 stories of plans gone wrong, from Plan B Magazine.
Pack Ahorra al Comprar 2 - 008: Las reglas del juego & Colección Completa Cuentos De Ciencia Ficción y Misterio de J. K. Vélez
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Price: $7.13 USD. Words: 62,860. Language: Spanish. Published: February 23, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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The Holdout
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Price: Free! Words: 2,120. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Two jurors, Ralph and Stan, have a drink in a bar, discussing the rape and murder of a beautiful young woman. A jury stonewalled by a lone holdout means that the accused still walks free—even if he's not the man who killed her.
I Know It Was You
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Price: Free! Words: 4,270. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
With money running out, Maggie made the decision to star in an adult film. But what she didn't count on was her boss—and everyone else at work—finding out. Now Maggie's boss won't leave her alone, and he escalates their relationship to the breaking point, and beyond.
He Fell Up
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Price: Free! Words: 2,720. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2015. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A daughter's deep connection to her decease father sends her mother searching for the exact cause of her husband’s bizarre death and the answer to her greatest question: Is it possible to fall UP?
ELI: A Paranormal Encounter
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: American English. Published: February 21, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Noble Priest is on a street corner in Chicago holding a sign: Will Wrk 4 Food. A stranger tells Priest things no one else should know. He tells Priest an Escalade will approach and the driver will offer a job. When this occurs, Priest turns to say something to the stranger, but he is alone. Was this a figment of his imagination? How did he know these things about Priest?