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Adalet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,930. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
She bears a scar that mars her breast. And her soul. Adalet sees only one way to overcome the ruins of her life. Entangled in a deadly game of lies, she stakes every last shred of herself on winning. And the odds are not in her favor. If you love a story full of twists and suspense, take a ride with Adalet.
The Caterer's Wife
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,420. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A night out is a rare occurrence for former cop Dionne Shyler and her husband, successful caterer Brom MacInnis. When their night out includes murder, the couple's respective talents aid in solving not one crime...but two.
The Black Sheep
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,170. Language: English. Published: June 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The Black Sheep, a collection of 25 short stories, is Tod Collins’ third such anthology. His books and writings have won local and international competitions. His novel “Cullen” had critics describing the author as The Hemmingway of Africa and the book won The 2016 Independent Publishers’ Prize for best novel.
Markers
Price: Free! Words: 7,070. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What happens when we stop reading? Lucas Anthony Ren sends us into that area without boundaries where understanding who is writing, isn't the question. Rather, what comes next. After it stops.
"The Landlord."
Price: Free! Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: May 28, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
What in the world does a millionaire, real estate Millennial of New York City have to do with an ancient superstition from the Middle East? And why is that ancient tale intruding on Trevor Mesa’s life and one of his long-time tenants?
From Hay to Eternity: Ten Devilish Tales of Crime and Deception
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 23,490. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - single author
To the moon and back, here are ten tales with a twist. The unlikely characters have one thing in common--they're ready and willing to do whatever it takes to achieve their goals. As the old saying goes, you have to watch out for the quiet ones.
Soutee in New Orleans
Price: Free! Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: May 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Western
Soutee continues down the long highway from Memphis to the Crescent City. With no way to reach his mysterious lady friend, is the money gone forever? Soutee pursues justice and a little big of pleasure as he heads down to the deep south.
Crime Down Island
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,710. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Terror in the Tropics! Peril in Paradise! Betrayal on the Beach! It’s just another day of murder and corruption under the palm trees in CRIME DOWN ISLAND. Six heated tales of manipulation and mayhem set on the dream destinations most fantasize about.
Paashu Keeper of the Immortal Power
Price: Free! Words: 11,710. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Epic, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
The story begins when a strange bird hands over a greatly powerful baby girl called Leena to a wizard. Eighteen years later an evil king named Atrodarka got to know about Leena's power through his dreams. Atrodarka became determined to get Leena's power, however due to a misunderstanding Atrodarka killed Lia (Leena's sister) instead of Leena. Leena then did something which foiled Atrodarka's plans
Soutee
Price: Free! Words: 8,750. Language: English. Published: May 19, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Western
Steve Soutee is a lawyer, a ladies man, a master gardener and chef, and the man you need in a pinch. When a bailiff runs off with $25,000, Soutee is hot on his trail at the behest of the judge, with a bevy of beauties, a paternity accusation and a new woman who just may know where the money is hidden.
Murder Pact
Price: Free! Words: 1,420. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
When a boy is reported missing by his mother and the police can't seem to track his whereabouts. Its only when a young boy walks in the police station claiming to be the missing boys friend, that's when the truth comes to light.
Wrong Turn (A Jack Nightingale Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jack Nightingale gets lost in North Carolina and finds himself a reluctant attendee at a serial killer convention. Long dead serial killers are appearing before adoring fans, but it doesn't take them long to realise that Nightingale is in the wrong place at the wrong time. Wrong Turn is a fast-paced supernatural story of 14,000 words.
Criminal memory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,240. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this short story an unknown man struggles to understand the confines of his world. Fractured memories from the past may hold the key to the present and his only chance of some kind of future.
Three Stories for Three Siblings
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 59,280. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
'Three Stories for Three Siblings' . Two fictional mystery stories dealing with online gaming. Peter, Tasha, and Paul join forces to battle the evil genius using 'The System' and 'Another Game' to wreak havoc in the online world and the real world. 'Pet Tales' reveals the three siblings from the pets' perspective. A wide variety of homes and animals, adventures and misadventures abound.
Warm Hands, Cold Heart
Price: Free! Words: 21,330. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Crimes happen every day, everywhere. What they have in common is typically a criminal and a victim. But what happens when the lines between the two blur? We present to you a collection of short stories where the victim can sometimes be the criminal, or vice versa. It's up to you, the reader, to decide who is truly guilty and worthy of your disdain.
"The Pre-Existents: Number 3"
Price: Free! Words: 2,620. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jaimie Manuel, David Chance, and the rest of the San Antonio Awakened cell, have a rude awakening, themselves! Jaimie and David find themselves in a, truly, cloak and dagger situation. One that will change their lives forever…
Nicolette Mace: the Raven Siren - Filling the Afterlife from the Underworld: Medusa
Series: Nicolette Mace: The Raven Siren, Case File 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,610. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
The prequel to Beginnings, this short book contains the notes on the police investigation into the Raven Siren's father - Arthur Mace. The book contains reports on Siren's mother, father and sister; all compiled by Frederick J. Barlow before he became a detective, and before he had even come across Siren.
"The Pre-Existents: Number 2"
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jaimie Manuel is now part of the Awakened movement. His new handler, David, introduces him to the other members of the San Antonio cell. During the meeting, the small group comes to fateful conclusion about the role of America’s Pre-Existents…
Hope: A Gift, Part One
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » High tech, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The Ghost of New London strikes again. It targets the most advance volts of the new age and takes them down without a trace. Perplexed, the authorities haven't the slightest who's been targeting their banks. All they know is this individual can seemingly walk through walls.
"The Pre-Existents"
Price: Free! Words: 2,030. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
Like most Americans, Jaimie Manuel is mandated to get into the healthcare system. Jaimie is one of the awakened ones. He sees that it is now the Insurance Industry that has power over the citizens’ lives; not the State. But he is not alone…