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Hoody and his gyal 9
You set the price! Words: 2,490. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
I have put all eight separate short stories called Hoody and his Gyal in one book. They are all linked to each other. The first introduces a couple. The second adds some other people. The third starts to combine all stories with a dramatic conclusion and a twist. And now I have written "Hoody And His Gyal 9"
The Skirt and other stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 64,640. Language: English. Published: January 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The man with the gun made Tom sit on a wooden chair then told Hannah to hitch up her skirt and sit on Tom's rock hard legs, facing him. He tied them tightly together, took the money from the cash register and left. Their bodies touched everywhere. Hannah watched the man she cared for turn deep red with embarrassment. He dragged his eyes over to hers and said, "This is ruining everything."
Duty
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 29,040. Language: American English. Published: January 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A collection of previously published and new short stories about military service and sacrifice by Martin Roy Hill.
Overworked
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,740. Language: English. Published: January 10, 2018 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When Detective Mick Hanrahan finds himself subpoenaed back to Seavy County, Oregon, for a homicide case involving his former job, he dreads every minute of it. But Mick quickly discovers the case, which he thought a slam-dunk, involves angles he never expected. In a small county with understaffed legal and law enforcement departments, Mick might hold the key to preventing any further injustice.
Cold Case
Series: Mitch Crowne Universe, Book 6. Price: Free! Words: 18,860. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Wendy Chaplin was nineteen years old when her body was found near Sennen Cove, a little Village located in the outskirts of southwest England. Her wealthy parents hire Robert McEachran to shine a fresh sight on their daughter's murder. Together with Deputy Sherrif Christina Carter, McEachran soon finds himself in life danger when connections are made with other Cold Cases in the area.
Fatal Love
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 52,790. Language: English. Published: January 2, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The idyllic lives of an attorney and his trophy wife in Puerto Vallarta are disrupted by the end of his seventeen year old mid-life crisis. Her love and the 30 year difference in their ages drives her drastic efforts to save the marriage and fatally impact on both of their lives.
Self Portrait, A Jade Weekes Art Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Emerging from the oily waters of the Seine, Jade Weekes has no memory of her past, and her only useful skill appears to be planning art thefts, usually just a few steps ahead of organized thieves. Self Portrait, the short fiction prequel to the novel WIRED, is the story of how Jade transforms from victim to thief.
Nine Toes in the Grave
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 54,720. Language: American English. Published: January 1, 2018 by All Due Respect Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
NINE TOES IN THE GRAVE and Three Stories by Eric Beetner. “A stripped-down, old-school blast of noir.” —Rob W. Hart, author of New Yorked
The Boy Next Door
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,740. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
For the last fourteen years, former celebrated Boy Detective Merle Madison has been trying to build a grown-up career for himself as a private investigator. There are just two problems: there’s not a lot of serious crime in the small town of Hayvenhurst—and Police Chief Isaac Ramsay keeps denying Merle’s application for a PI license.
White Christmas (A Live To Tell Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,680. Language: English. Published: December 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
My name is Jillian Morgan, wife of Dr. Charles Morgan. You’ve probably heard of us. Because of the murder. In this “Live To Tell” short story, it’s Christmas time for The Morgans, though it’s far from a merry holiday. Because this White Christmas will be bloody—and for one Morgan, the last Christmas ever . . .
Good Cop Bad Cop
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 160,430. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2017 by Zimbell House Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sam becomes a cop and works alongside his beloved mentor until Edwin is killed in a shooting. Hailed as a hero for his actions in the case, Sam feels like anything but. He begins a dark descent away from the stand-up policeman he once was, turning to drugs and alcohol to numb his pain and his PTSD.
Undead Christmas
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,920. Language: English. Published: December 15, 2017 by Metamorph Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Lacey and Marcell, along with the others of the Undead Unit, celebrate Christmas together. But, the holidays don't mean crime suddenly grinds to a halt. The team is called to investigate a series of home burglaries where the suspect, a Shifter, dresses like Santa in an attempt to cover his identity. Can Lacey and the team find him, before he ruins Christmas for the children of Dallas?
Page 99
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,020. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
No one can say with absolute conviction, that there really isn't anything sinister, temporarily muted, and melted into the growing long shadows around midnight.
A Threat ~ Unknown Enemy
Price: Free! Words: 4,400. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
No one can know everything and the one who claims wisdom as his property is a full. Price for such mistake can be dearer than death.
You're Better Off Dead
Price: Free! Words: 2,460. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
A young female adult is found hanging naked and dead in her bathroom. Everything at the crime scene points out to suicide but when her father is interviewed, he dinies calling it a suicide and says that his daughter was murdered, could he be right?
A Toxic Craft
Series: Evan Dunstan Mystery. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 24,420. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2017 by Imajin Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Evan Dunstan’s spunky grandmother is giving him major headaches. As organizer for the seniors’ Christmas craft fair, Gran faces warring vendors and acts of vandalism that threaten to ruin the event. When nasty knitter Cora Riddell is knocked unconscious and her water spiked with a hallucinogen, Gran begs Evan to find out who’s responsible before more harm is done—or someone dies...
Hollywood Holiday (Hollywood Headlines Mysteries short story)
Series: Hollywood Headlines. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,790. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Visions of sensational headlines, not sugarplums, dance in L.A. Informer columnist Tina Bender’s head this holiday season. When the drummer for an '80s hair-metal band falls from the top of a holiday parade float and gets trampled to death by eight not-so-tiny reindeer, Tina's on the case—determined to find out who's been naughty and who's been downright lethal!
The Detective Diaries.
Price: Free! Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A Detective's diary reveals his memorable cases and thoughts about the crimes he's solved..
Down & Out: The Magazine Volume 1 Issue 2
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 57,940. Language: American English. Published: December 4, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
DOWN & OUT: THE MAGAZINE Volume 1 Issue 2. Featuring a new Sheriff Dan Rhodes story by Bill Crider.
Meat City on Fire and Other Assorted Debacles
Price: $6.99 USD. Words: 63,770. Language: English. Published: December 4, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
MEAT CITY ON FIRE and Other Assorted Debacles by Angel Luis Colón. “A hard-hitting collection of fast paced noir stories that never disappoint.” —Jen Conley, author of Cannibals