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Dolls
Price: Free! Words: 21,910. Language: English. Published: March 14, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Urban, Fiction » Fantasy » Urban
Brought onto the investigation to explore all the leads no one expected to pan out, Officer Morgan finds himself on the trail of the mysterious and elusive Dolls. It's a lead that takes him into a world far stranger and more real than he had ever imagined and into something far more dangerous than he had bargained for.
Story Sampler
Price: Free! Words: 39,930. Language: English. Published: January 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
Story Sampler is a free sampling of stories found in my other collections that provide the reader with a broad cross-section of the types of stories I have published in these collections (mystery, science fiction, fantasy, mainstream, cross-genre).
General Well'ngone In Love
Price: Free! Words: 23,510. Language: English. Published: January 14, 2015 by Aster Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
In this short mystery story set in Regency London during the Frost Fair of 1814, a recently orphaned boy disappears, seemingly off the face of the earth. Wealthy-widower-turned-sleuth Ezra Melamed enlists the aid of General Well’ngone, a young Jewish pickpocket, who has his own reason for wishing to find the missing child—the General has fallen in love with the boy’s older sister.
Il Caso dei Porcelli Mancanti. Shylock Homeless Investigatore.
You set the price! Words: 37,490. Language: Italian. Published: December 3, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Racconti gialli comici surreali. Il grande investigatore Shylock Homeless in azione. Shylock Homeless e il Caso dei Porcelli Mancanti Caro Homeless, mi vedo costretto a scriverti per un evento increscioso, preferirei definirlo doloroso. Spariscono i porcelli.
Not So Mysterious
Price: Free! Words: 72,670. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Despite her best friend's protests to the contrary, Ashley does not (usually) go looking for these situations. They just sort of happen, and she is not about to let something go unsolved when the solution practically lands in her lap. As for that whole issue of Claire's wedding, she has made peace with the fact that Aaron is never going to let her live that down.
Carlton Quinn and The Man in Black
You set the price! Words: 30,410. Language: American English. Published: August 29, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias, Fiction » Science fiction » Utopias & dystopias
Ex cop, turned private Eye, Carlton Quinn receives a visit from a strange woman. What happens next will change his life forever. As Maggie says " Who ever heard of a man collecting dolls?" Time lines can be tricky things. Acknowledgements to Isaac Asimov and Raymond Chandler. If you enjoyed the read please leave a review. Thank you.
Maelstrom: The Downing of Eagle21
You set the price! Words: 29,520. Language: English. Published: July 12, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 3 reviews)
INTERPOL Switzerland: 30year veteran Chief Inspector runs into much more intrigue than he expected trying to solve the high profile crash of the VIP flight Eagle21, that threatens his belief's and his team of investigators lives.
More Short Fuses (Four Free Short Stories)
Price: Free! Words: 48,590. Language: British English. Published: June 17, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
(5.00 from 1 review)
Four free short stories from bestselling author Stephen Leather, plus opening chapters of five of his bestselling thrillers. The short stories are: Rules of Engagement (where Spider Shepherd has to help a friend who is in serious trouble with the police), The Constituency Meeting (where a group of old folks decide to commit a murder), Ghost Kids and Massage Therapy.
Morning Tea Near Mitchelton
Price: Free! Words: 25,840. Language: English. Published: May 11, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
'Morning Tea Near Mitchelton' by Ken Blowers, is the third in a series of delightful collections of light-hearted short stories. Join Ken on another journey through eight short stories which are perfect in content and length to read when stopping for a break for Morning Tea. Guaranteed to leave you chuckling with your cuppa!
Paladines, Políticos y Pólvora
Price: Free! Words: 47,930. Language: Spanish. Published: April 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
¡Conoce a la investigadora privada Sabrina Saavedra a través de las tres aventuras contenidas en este ebook gratuito!
Still Wind, Forgotten Days
Price: Free! Words: 30,990. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Still Wind, Forgotten Days contains enchanting stories of people who face impossible odds and life’s tragic moments. But, through their determining willpower and blessings from God, they are able to overcome the obstacles and endure life’s problems to achieve victory.
Six Short Stories
Price: Free! Words: 45,740. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Popular mystery writer, Joe C. Ellis (Outer Banks Murder Series and the Ohio Valley Mystery Series) offers readers an eclectic selection of thrills and chills. Although the author presents a wide variety of plots and characters, a common theme emerges tying all the tales together-- dangerous encounters! Download your free copy today!
Who likes Short Shorts
Price: Free! Words: 34,540. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » General, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
In 2012 Pete Sortwell did something no one had ever done before: he wrote a book based entirely on Amazon product reviews. The book was so successful, he wrote a series. The series was so successful, he spent the next year releasing other projects he’d been working on. Now, for the first time the stories he wrote while learning his craft are available in ebook and in paperback.
A Cup of Cozy
Price: Free! Words: 37,490. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(1.00 from 1 review)
Short Christmas mysteries and holiday recipes by the authors of Cozy Mystery Magazine blog.
Solomon & Lord Sink or Swim
Price: Free! Words: 33,890. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Fast-talking lawyer Steve Solomon is a beer and burger guy while law partner Victoria Lord is a Chardonnay and paté gal. Steve plans a mysterious boat trip. He claims he's going fishing with Manuel Cruz, but Victoria isn't buying it. She knows that Cruz stole a bundle from Steve's favorite client. Victoria hops aboard to find out just what Steve has planned. The answer could get them both killed.
Selected Short Stories Featuring Cinderella Shoes
Price: Free! Words: 36,310. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Fifteen short stories, featuring Cinderella Shoes, Analog, Cast, and Traveled Time.
The Hunt for the Tree of Life: Book One
Price: Free! Words: 52,910. Language: American English. Published: April 15, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
America and China are in a race to find the lost tree of life in Eden to develop an elixir to banish death forever. This is where the battle for the next world superpower begins and ends. But where is the tree and who finds it first?
Famous Authors’ Detective Club
Price: Free! Words: 28,780. Language: English. Published: March 19, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Here are bylines that you will certainly recognize … but not as mystery writers. Yet these engaging mysteries by the likes of John Steinbeck, MacKinlay Kantor, Bret Harte, Ben Hecht, even Voltaire, are yours to enjoy FREE. Eight stories (plus a bonus) will make you an insider to this exclusive “club” of storytellers.
Game Face
Price: Free! Words: 55,360. Language: English. Published: December 9, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
Private eye Val Lyon puts her game face on in eight tales of murder, lust, revenge and cheating. No matter what the game, her opponent is Death and he always scores first.
Tilley's
Price: Free! Words: 22,350. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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A mysterious photograph intrigues a weary shopper as he explores his new town. What is his connection with it? Why does it matter to him? Find out the answers to this mystery in an intriguing short story by Michael Gunter. Bonus Material! Enjoy the first four chapters of Gunter's novel, BLACKWELL: The Encounter Begins