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The Jillian Bradley Short Story Collection
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,450. Language: English. Published: November 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Family, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Here are more stories about the dynamic investigating duo of Jillian Bradley and her Yorkie companion Teddy. Enjoy stories centered on the holidays - Christmas, Valentine's Day, Summer and Fall. "Lawrence Buys a Gift" "Final Performance" "Teddy Saves Christmas" "Sweets, Treats and Murder" "Birthday Bash" "Raven House"
Crimson Timelines
Series: Crimson Tales. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 70,560. Language: English. Published: November 19, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Crimson Timelines is an anthology of engaging stories weaving paths in time and the mind. Enjoy a stroll through the fourth dimension with these diverse authors. A great read with wide appeal.
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.
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.
Tales from the Blue Line
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 56,320. Language: American English. Published: September 21, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
TALES FROM THE BLUE LINE by Rob Riley, the first in a new series of "Crimespree Magazine Presents." This is a compilation of twenty-nine separate police investigations conducted by Rob Riley and his partners, while they were Milwaukee Police officers.
Blood on the Bayou: Bouchercon Anthology 2016
Price: $8.99 USD. Words: 116,330. Language: American English. Published: September 15, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Blood on the Bayou: Bouchercon Anthology 2016. Bestselling novelists David Morrell, Alison Gaylin and Elaine Viets headline a new anthology of 22 tales exploring the unique aura of mystery of New Orleans and the surrounding bayou country.
Coast to Coast: Murder from Sea to Shining Sea
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 81,380. Language: American English. Published: September 7, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
COAST TO COAST: MURDER FROM SEA TO SHINING SEA, edited by Andrew McAleer and Paul D. Marks. "Envelope-pushers! A truly WOW collection by the best mystery writers out there — full of surprises only they can pull off." — Thomas B. Sawyer, best-selling author of Cross Purposes and No Place to Run, and head-writer of Murder, She Wrote.
Murder Under the Oaks: Bouchercon Anthology 2015
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 109,290. Language: American English. Published: September 2, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
MURDER UNDER THE OAKS: Bouchercon Anthology 2015. Edited by Art Taylor. Including stories by J.L. Abramo, J.D. Allen, Lori Armstrong, Rob Brunet, P.A. De Voe, Sean Doolittle, Tom Franklin, Toni Goodyear, Kristin Kisska, Robert Lopresti, Robert Mangeot, Margaret Maron, Kathleen Mix, Britni Patterson, Karen Pullen, Ron Rash, Karen E. Salyer, Sarah Shaber, Zoë Sharp, B.K. Stevens, Graham Wynd.
Unloaded: Crime Writers Writing Without Guns
Price: $8.49 USD. Words: 104,860. Language: American English. Published: August 25, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
UNLOADED: Crime Writers Writing Without Guns, edited by Eric Beetner. "The 25 short stories in this thought-provoking theme anthology prove that clever crime writers can generate just as much mayhem, weirdness, and chills without the use of firearms." — Publishers Weekly
Mama Tried: Crime Fiction Inspired by Outlaw Country Music
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 92,640. Language: American English. Published: August 15, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Mama Tried: Crime Fiction Inspired by Outlaw Country Music by James R. Tuck, editor.
Cannibals: Stories from the Edge of the Pine Barrens
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 71,340. Language: American English. Published: August 12, 2016 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Cannibals: Stories from the Edge of the Pine Barrens by Jen Conley. An Otto Penzler Crime and Mystery Pick for the Dog Days of Summer 2016 — "Her evocation of the borderland of the Pine Barrens is exquisitely realized …"
Villainous Vacations, A Collection of Crime Stories
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 53,620. Language: English. Published: June 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
MYSTERY, MURDER AND MAYHEM. If you like spine-chilling tales of felony, villainy and scandal, with shocking twists and thrilling turns, then you will love this new collection of edge-of-your-seat crime stories guaranteed to make you flinch. Re-connect with familiar authors and find new favorites in this delicious collection.
Murder at Comfree Abbey
Series: Dodie Fanshaw Mysteries. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 50,990. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Who shot farmer Harris during a pheasant shoot? His cow sheds and pig pens near the entrance to Sir Hugo's Comfree Abbey may put off their prospective guests when the Abbey opens as a superior private hotel. Dodie Fanshaw investigates all those at the shoot. The police, however, seem to suspect Sir Hugo. But almost anyone could have done it, and othes had their own quarrels with Farmer Harris.
The Adventures of Watts and Sherlock: The R.X. Problem
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 75,320. Language: English. Published: April 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
After an injury leaves him with a cybernetic leg and no job, Dr. James Watts becomes roommates with a detective named Sherlock, who is trying to emulate his literary namesake, to a disturbing degree. Watts is soon whisked along on Sherlock's cases, from solving murders to exposing immoral Corporations. He may or may not be crazy, but one thing is certain; life with Sherlock will never be boring.
John Fulghum Mysteries Vol.II
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 91,820. Language: English. Published: March 31, 2016 by Zimbell House Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
John “Jack” Fulghum, Private Investigator, bachelor, former war hero and inveterate outsider, solves grisly homicide cases that stump the overworked police forces of Boston and other cities. To solve these cases, he crosses jurisdictional boundaries in the US and abroad and teams with close, like-minded friends Nigel Pounce of Boston Homicide & Kenneth Mander of the CIA.
HiStory of Santa Monica II: More Stories
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 68,440. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Literature » Literary
The second edition in the HiStory of Santa Monica short story series, Atwood's new collection features alienated characters living in seaside city of Santa Monica and surrounding cities of L.A., and Hollywood.
Sherlock Holmes Great War Parodies and Pastiches II: 1915-1919
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 120,690. Language: English. Published: March 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
“Sherlock Holmes Great War Parodies and Pastiches II: 1915-1919” collects 37 pieces — short stories, poems, and cartoons — all published during the opening years of Conan Doyle’s literary career. Also included are much of the original art and more than 300 footnotes identifying obscure words, historical figures, and events that readers were familiar with at the time.
Exploitation and Other Stories
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 99,990. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Exploitation and Other Stories is a collection of science fiction (SF), fantasy, mystery, and flash fiction. Space exploration, alien encounters, a little magic, and a few crimes / investigations all make an appearance in the stories of this collection.
Mystery Crime Thriller : Painless
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 122,340. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
It was the end of the road for Billy Harper, both literally and figuratively. From the literalstan point, the end of the road was a well-groomed cul-de-sac in New Canaan, Connecticut, with stately mansions staring back at him. The figurative was much more complex and hurtful.His old high school football coach used to drill into his head that you should never look back because someone.....
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches II: 1905-1909
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 124,830. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Sherlock Holmes Edwardian Parodies and Pastiches II: 1905-1909 collects 40 pieces published during the middle phase of Conan Doyle’s life. Some were written by schoolboys, reporters,doctors, and other amateurs, but many professional writers turned out stories, such as “Banjo” Paterson, Max Beerbohm, Lincoln Steffens, Jacques Futrelle, Maurice Leblanc, and “Charlie Chan” creator Earl Derr Biggers.

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