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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: Free! Words: 4,030. 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: 2,400. Language: English. Published: December 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.50 from 2 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
A Detective keeps a diary of the memorable cases he's worked on.
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: $3.99 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
The Station
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 48,460. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Eric Duschesne gets more than he bargained for on a routine visit home.
Murder at the Beach: Bouchercon Anthology 2014
Price: $7.99 USD. Words: 73,020. Language: American English. Published: November 19, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Anthologies » Short stories - multi-author
MURDER AT THE BEACH: Bouchercon Anthology 2014. All proceeds from the sale of this book support the Long Beach Public Library Foundation.
দুপুর মিত্রের পাল্প ফিকশন
Price: Free! Words: 12,090. Language: Bengali. Published: November 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
প্রথম প্রকাশ: ১৫ নভেম্বর, ২০১৭ কপিলেফ্ট। এই বইয়ের সমস্ত লেখা কপিলেফ্ট। এই বইটির যে কোন অংশ যে কেউ অবাণিজ্যিক ও অলাভজনক উদ্দেশ্যে মূল লেখক ও লেখাকে অবিকৃত রেখে লেখক ও প্রকাশকের অনুমতি ব্যতিরেকেই যে কেউ নকল এবং পরিবেশন করতে পারবেন। এছাড়া বইটি কেবল মাত্র ই মেইলে লেখকের সাথে যোগাযোগ করে যে কেউ বিনামূল্যে সংগ্রহ করতে পাবেন। ই মেইল ঠিকানা- mitra_bibhuti@yahoo.com প্রকাশক দুপুর মিত্র প্রচ্ছদ দুপুর মিত্র
Home Run
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,290. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2017 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
At ten years old—almost eleven—Cooper knows more about surviving than most adults. He and his mom have spent the past three years on the run from the monster. Every time they settle down somewhere new, the monster finds them and they have to run again. But Cooper likes their latest home in Mendenhall and he doesn’t want to leave. Even when the monster finds them again.
Killer in the Looking Glass
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Urban, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
I stare at her through the rain. Somewhere a siren is wailing. From the streets below, angry words rendered unintelligible by distance are being exchanged. Gunshots follow. Then screaming. Car horns are being honked impatiently. Somewhere a baby is crying. The Hard Mask seems to fit much looser than before. In fact, it doesn't seem to want to stay on at all.
Official Investigations of Lyle Thorne
Series: Reverend Lyle Thorne Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 38,370. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
As a young member of the Metropolitan Police, Lyle Thorne investigates five cases spanning the years 1881–1887: An apparently simple case of murder, a holiday excursion to Margate, but events take a tragic turn, an innocent man will be hung a weekly tea party with dire results and the exploits of an international criminal will enthrall and delight your little grey cells!
Spinetingler Magazine Fall 2017
Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 44,000. Language: American English. Published: November 8, 2017 by Down & Out Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
SPINETINGLER MAGAZINE Fall 2017, edited by Sandra Ruttan and Jack Getze. What truths will surface when our diverse cast of characters faces their defining moments? Join us on journeys fascinating and unforgettable.
Mystery on the S. S. Zephyr
Price: Free! Words: 2,680. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Historical
Hartman is a young, single man living in Perth, Western Australia, during the early 1900s. A decision to take a relaxing cruise on the Swan River to do some bird watching leads him into a situation where he is left with more than he bargained for, a murder mystery sprinkled with a little romance. A romance of his own. Similar books are the Canadian series of the Murdoch Mysteries.
The Delhi Detective
Price: Free! Words: 23,470. Language: American English. Published: November 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
Inspired by Sherlock Holmes, The Delhi Detective is a collection of 7 short stories narrating the exploits of private detective Shergill Hans and his biographer, Jaisukh Sharma. From murders to robberies to gang wars, the Delhi detective is ready to solve them all. Prepare yourself for a cultural ride through urban Faridabad and for a thrilling investigative adventure.
Calories (A Diana Andrews Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,210. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2017 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Can't a working girl make a few dollars on Thanksgiving without tripping over a murder victim and taking heat from the cops? Prostitute Diana Andrews should know by now--the answer is always no! A holiday short story from the author of The Retro Look and Value for the Money.
The Professor Mysteries
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 61,890. Language: English. Published: November 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
In this collection of four short stories, Prof Henry Wodeash, known around The College as ‘The Professor’, solves the Dean’s Dilemma with a history textbook, takes on the matter of Three Blind Mice and a cure for glaucoma, finds out why a Case of Crabs may solve the mystery of stolen laser research and finally The Mermaid’s Daughter has a tail to tell concerning a poetry prize.

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