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Murder, She Wanted To Write
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: March 18, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 1 review)
When bestseller mystery book writer Melissa Simpson has a writer's block, she visits her publisher who gives her many ideas for the new novel. The story is a parody of mystery fiction cliches and tropes.
Glacier Lake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,800. Language: English. Published: November 6, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
The state marshal discovers the body of a young American Indian girl in a remote high-country cabin at Glacier Lake. The marshal is led to the Pine Ridge Indian Reservation and a white man who is a wannabe Indian. One of the issues there is that this man has a prior record, the use of alcohol, drugs and even prostitution. The state marshal devises a plan and a sting in order to bring justice.
The First Detect-Eve
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,900. Language: English. Published: May 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Eve, the first woman in the world, wants one thing. To find who killed her son, Abel, and make them pay. Down on her luck since Eden, Eve combs a shadowy wasteland on the trail of a killer. When Eve becomes the first detective in history, she might end up dead before she can solve the first murder mystery of all time. And snakeskin might be the last thing that flashes before her eyes...
Riley Come Home
Series: Sullivan Investigations Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,630. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Fans of The Sullivan Investigations Mystery series will recognize the characters in this short story. Private Detective Mac Sullivan, his romantic interest Rachel Brenner, and his Irish Wolfhound partner Whiskey search for a missing show dog. This is a light, fun romp, for "who-dun-it" mystery lovers.
De 0 a 23. Asesoría
Price: Free! Words: 13,570. Language: Spanish. Published: July 23, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Llega un tiempo en el que todos hemos de elegir nuestro camino, unas veces es suficiente con avenirse y aceptar lo que el destino nos ha puesto delante de la senda que ya pisamos, en otras ocasiones, el ser humano se decantará por una forma de vida distinta, de ruptura con su entorno, y ha de confiar en que la suerte le acompañará.
All Kinds of Ghosts
Series: Vagabonds' Adventures. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,140. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2010 by Bluetrix Books. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
On the run. Off the grid. Not typical vagabonds, a pair of multimillionaires roam the country in a drivable palace: a two-story rv. They stay invisible by staying out of trouble and away from people. But they can't turn a blind eye when they see a girl in trouble. Next thing they know, they end up dodging not just the police...but the marines!
My Name is Sue!
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,180. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2010 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After a mugging in a dark parking lot, Sue Macy loses her purse, her car, her cash, her shopping bags... she loses everything, or so she thinks. When the taxi takes her home, however, Sue Macy begins to learn how much more she really had to lose.
Starting Over
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,110. Language: English. Published: August 30, 2010 by Grey Cat Press. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
With stolen credit cards and borrowed identities, Fred Turner lives the good life—at your expense. He rides the highest lifestyle, but never for too long. Tricking others into stealing his stolen cards, he leaves them holding the bag while he starts over with his next victim. It's always the perfect crime... until he meets the girl.
The Dealer
Price: Free! Words: 3,260. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Markie is a successful hitman who has it all. He's tough and in demand and to the crimelords who run San Francisco, he's considered number one. Tommy Brown is a young, clean-cut arms dealer from Boston. He has built up a good reputation for being reliable. But a dark cloud hangs over their criminal relationship and now Markie's past is about to catch up with him.
The Secret Message
Price: Free! Words: 3,700. Language: English. Published: November 3, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
Jennifer is a thirteen year old girl who is a famous actress. One day, she finds something that might just change her life forever. What is it? Is it just a prank? Read this short story to find out
A Good Car
Price: Free! Words: 14,620. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Historical » USA
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Ed Valenti is stuck in a loop of booze and gambling, constantly losing track of time and happily numbing his memories whenever possible. One night he wins a car at a game of poker. That car will bring to his doorstep a worried father looking for his son and from that moment on Ed's life won't be the same.
False Details
Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
After a brutal murder in the small town of Harvington, the victim is identified. A local girl that went missing three days previously has been found and the suspect is the violent boyfriend, the only problem is he can not be found. It is upto DI Kenny Black to crack the case and bring justice.
Thief
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,760. Language: English. Published: November 23, 2011 by Thunder Valley Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Before Abby Maxon was a private investigator, she was a victim of crime. When campus security shows no interest in finding the man who stole her purse, college student Abby embarks on her first investigation. But tracking down the thief who's made the campus his hunting ground is dangerous business for an amateur sleuth who's on the trail of someone far more dangerous than she realizes.
The Conspirator's Agenda
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: July 17, 2013 by S.K. OToole. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Detective story about Nick Larkman.
Into The Nightmare
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,020. Language: English. Published: March 1, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A young couple headed home to see family for the holidays takes a detour that leads them to the small town of Rustic Hills, when a group of mysterious strangers change everything. Does Rustic Hills own private eye, Drake Harris have the key?
Spy Hunt in D.C.
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 5,600. Language: English. Published: September 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(3.00 from 2 reviews)
November 1949. A spymaster is ambushed and caught red-handed. However, when the British traitor is handed to the embassy in Washington D.C., he's still having a marvelous trick up his sleeves. A battle of mind and might ensues. UPDATE, August 2012: 3rd edition. Sequel short story to the novel, "Spy Hunt in Dixie."
Stomping Mad: A Spade Conundrum
Series: Spade/Paladin Conundrums. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 6,840. Language: English. Published: July 16, 2010 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a dead body turns up at the first ever Dinocon, Secret Master of Fandom and Private Detective Spade knows just who might be behind it all: Lucinda Danielle Stanhope who calls herself the Martha Stewart of Science Fiction. Now he just has to prove it. “Stomping Mad” marks the first appearance of Spade, who along with his sidekick Paladin is one of Rusch’s most popular characters.
Laid to Rest
Series: Theatre Mystery. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,920. Language: English. Published: May 8, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
(3.50 from 2 reviews)
A short story set in the historic Regent Theatre, where ghosts of years gone by still roam among the red velvet seats. James, a visiting actor, senses that one of them has an important message to pass on.
False Details
Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After a brutal murder in the small town of Harvington, the victim is identified. A local girl that went missing three days previously has been found and the suspect is the violent boyfriend, the only problem is he can not be found. It is upto DI Kenny Black to crack the case and bring justice.
The Curse of Scattershale Gulch, a Mick and Casey Mystery Novelette
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,360. Language: English. Published: April 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
A curse, a ghost, or murder? Or all three? When a friend dies from a fall, gunslingers Mick and Casey are not surprised. Oren was prone to carelessness. But Oren was one of many to die riding that trail, and it's clear that first death was murder. Were all the others accidents, or is there something more to what the locals call the Curse of Scattershale Gulch? 8300 word novelette.