Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories

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: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,670. 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.
Soutee
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 8,690. 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: 1,410. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 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: $0.99 USD. 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…
Follow Me, Sweet Darling
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 200. Language: English. Published: May 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The minute Addilyn Stratten steps inside the house, she knows something sinister killed her sister. She can feel the evil. Detective Eddie Kline insists a real person killed her sister, not the house. But she can’t shake the feeling the house is at the root of it all. Each time she hears those horrifying words, she wants to run. Who keeps whispering, follow me, sweet darling?
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
(2.00 from 1 review)
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…
Murder In Key West 4
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 30,520. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017 by AbsolutelyAmazingEbooks.com. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Key West serves as backdrop for some of the world’s best mystery stories. Here is the fourth collection of murder and mayhem in Paradise, a keep-you-up-at-night anthology featuring ten leading writers who explore the dark side of the Southernmost point in the continental US. “Ten Key West mystery stories by ten great storytellers . . .” says H.L. Osterman, Short Changed.
Crimes on Latimer: From the Early Cases of Marco Fontana
Price: $9.99 USD. Words: 123,250. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Gay & lesbian fiction » Gay
Six of Marco Fontana's early cases show some of the forces that helped shape the young P.I. It’s in high school, that Fontana discovers he has a knack for crime solving. Some years later, we find Marco in his first office on Latimer in the middle of the gayborhood. Trouble easily manages to find the new P.I. These cases show us his world before the events of Murder on Camac.
The Japanese Bath: A Short Story
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,230. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Alec and Jill return to Sydney from a stint working in Japan. They are delighted to find a house containing a real Japanese-style bath with silky-smooth water. However, a heavy rainstorm causes havoc, revealing the bath's dark secret.
François, léonard et les autres
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales. Price: Free! Words: 6,850. Language: French. Published: May 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
En 2074 les lycéens apprennent ou révisent l’histoire de France via des jeux vidéos, mais les faits qui y sont rapportés sont-ils toujours historiquement avérés ?
Money Talks
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
He never gave a second thought to the old Lincoln gathering dust in the corner, until a couple of gentlemen from south of the border walk in with a wad of cash money.

Related Categories