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Mr. Nobody
Price: Free! Words: 3,790. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Meet, Harvey Valentine. A tough as nails, top-notch, Private Dick that doesn’t take sh#t! Based on the Harvey Valentine Novels. Each adventure is fast moving, hard-hitting, and punches you right in the chops with excitement!
Dead Reckoning: A Sam Hill Hard-Boiled Short # 13
Price: Free! Words: 2,840. Language: English. Published: January 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
SAM HILL is a wise-cracking hard-boiled private investigator told in the first person by outstanding author of crime fiction, R. Archer. The author is a noted, best-selling author of Kindle Short Reads.
Ritual Woman
Price: Free! Words: 11,640. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Fidelia was happily married, with one child, but her life was about to turn into a nightmare, for her only child had gone missing from school. In the ensuing quest for the girl, she is to realize that the ideal life she had been living was nothing more than a sham; that the wealth she had come to enjoy had been hinged on ritual murders, the likes of which she had never heard of before. She was the
Galluping, a short story
Price: Free! Words: 2,100. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Jarvis, a Gallup interviewer, encounters a strange, not to say deadly, respondent who takes orders from someone named Benny, who seems to have known Jarvis was coming. Is the large pistol on the couch to frighten him, or is this Jarvis’ interview with Death?
The Reveler's Mask
Price: Free! Words: 10,410. Language: English. Published: December 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Kayla Covington is the one to hire to find and recover what you have lost. She thought she had seen and heard it all, that was until she was hired to infiltrate a secret society to uncover their secrets and steal their prized artifact. Now the only question that she cares about is, will she make it out of this alive?
The Ox-bow Island Adventure
Series: Chris Calhoun Middle Georgia Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 8,450. Language: English. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
The third in the Chris Calhoun series of mysteries set in middle Georgia has Mark and Chris trying to figure out what happened to young Ryan Burton on a strange night. Digging into Ryan's strange service call to a welding job in the middle of nowhere when he was not allowed to see the route - could they retrace his steps? What would they find?
Mortalidad
Price: Free! Words: 11,420. Language: Spanish. Published: December 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
La vida que vivimos es un extraño lugar, en el que un arruinado especialista debe completar una misión para el todopoderoso Ministerio de Información: Interrogar a una peligrosa terrorista.
The Party Line, a Myrtle Crumb Mystery Prequel
Series: Myrtle Crumb Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 4,750. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(2.00 from 1 review)
The Party Line, a Myrtle Crumb Mystery prequel, shows readers where Myrtle's sleuthing all began--with her telephone's party line! Ada, Tansie Miller's daughter, has moved back home. Word on the party line is that her husband has shown an interest in another woman. When the other woman is found dead, Myrtle is on the case!
The Mysterious Disappearance of The Sara Ann
Series: 31 Horrifying Tales From The Dead Volume 6. Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
It was one of the happiest days of Sara Ann’s life, it was spring break and her father bought a new boat. He wanted to surprise his daughter and take her on her first trip on a boat in the ocean. Sara lost her mother a few years ago to cancer, and her father took it hard, and knew in his heart no other woman could ever fill that hole in his heart so he just focused on his only daughter
The Sapiens Missile Mystery -
You set the price! Words: 28,840. Language: English. Published: November 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It took four people to die in the same horrid circumstances before TAMER and his partner, Don Franklin are finally able to figure it all out. Selling Navy missiles to overseas parties is a complicated and dangerous business, to say the least. Even worse when you throw in a twisted mindset.
The Envelope - A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 2,290. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
A short story about a white envelope, a man, and a boy. Designed as a 'coffee cup' read - just long enough to read over a cup of coffee.
Onbekend - Grote Zaak #2 van Elvis Jackson en Zebedee Spekken-Bonen
Price: Free! Words: 10,890. Language: Dutch. Published: November 15, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
FF-pillen (Forget Fight) zijn de nieuwe rage bij koppels: ze kunnen ruziemaken zoveel ze willen, na het innemen van een FF-pil zijn ze die toch vergeten. Elvis Jackson, een privédetective die schijt heeft aan regels en zowat aan alles anders, en zijn vreemde assistent Zebedee Spekken-Bonen ruiken een grote zaak.
Comedy Shorts - Humorous Fiction Short Stories - Four Comedy Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 20,490. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
SLEUTHING FOR BEGINNERS: Angela decides to play detective when her neighbour dies suddenly. A PEACEFUL DEATH: George is visited by the Angel of Death, who makes some unusual demands. A GIRL'S BEST FRIEND: Ali sets out to find her dead uncle's secret, ill-gotten fortune. THE MUSE: Esther is a struggling writer until she meets her muse, who turns her world upside down.
Those Who Trespass Against Us
Price: Free! Words: 6,550. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A young family in Las Vegas questions their mysterious new neighbors. A short story about 7000 words.
The Town that Disappeared
Series: Stay away from Haysville, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 3,520. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
In August of 1952, the town of Ashley and all its residents disappeared without a trace. There were no clues, no answers and no evidence... Until now.
The Colossal Crutch: The Second Case
Series: Indolent shot at reconciliation: Mysteries solved by convict Albert. Price: Free! Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(2.00 from 1 review)
The imprisoned assassin Albert is introduced to a problem by a returning inmate. Someone has been purposefuly vandalising cars that are parked in the inmate's neighborhood, but nobody seems to understand why... Nor can anyone catch the vandal.
The Broken Wings of Forgiveness: Seven Beacons Of Hope
You set the price! Words: 39,320. Language: British English. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Michael, a humble, devoted, kind husband and a caring father was struck by a tragedy that weakens his faith in good. He abandons everything to seek and to serve cold justice to those behind it as he 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
Dritto al Punto, Chase! Vol.1 - 6 storie brevi di stra–ordinaria criminalità
Series: Collana Storie Brevi di Giallo e Suspense. Price: Free! Words: 6,530. Language: Italian. Published: October 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
Chase Williams voleva un drastico cambio di scenario, e così ha mollato Scotland Yard per trasferirsi a Tursenia, nell’Italia centrale. Nonostante le promesse a se stesso, Chase si ritrova sempre nel posto sbagliato al momento sbagliato a risolvere piccoli e grandi gialli quotidiani. Questo primo volume della collana flash fiction presenta 6 storie brevi di giallo e mistero da 1000 parole l'una.
Wicked vs. Wicked
Price: Free! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: October 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(3.67 from 3 reviews)
A quire-faced boy pounds on a door, seeking shelter from a storm. A kind old lady takes him in. In reality he's a desperate murderer fleeing the electric chair and she's a witch hungry for something to eat. Read this duel of wits between the wicked and the wicked.
The Answerer: A Modern Tale Of The Tuatha De Dannan
Series: Modern Tales of the Tuatha DeDannan, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 10,920. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
A kidnapping to a magical kingdom, five murders, and the theft of a magical sword of legendary power; young Irish policeman, Sean MacCarthy, is going to have an interesting day.