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The Scientist's Widow
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,090. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » General
Ana Santiago has one of those murder cases that she can’t let go. A neuroscientist with promising research. Did his wife do it? Why does she tow around a cooler every day? Is his remains in the cooler? Ana wants answers, but learning the truth may be more than she wants.
Halloween Jeopardy
Price: Free! Words: 4,040. Language: English. Published: September 29, 2016 by The Fiction Works. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Prequel to "In the Spirit of Murder" (Book #1 in the Claudia Hershey Mystery Series): How does a 12-year-old awkward girl with an unexpected and chilling Halloween night grow into a top-drawer, decorated homicide detective? Find out in the prequel short story—a prelude to the Claudia Hershey Mystery Series.
Magia Mental. El lado negro de la magia.
Price: Free! Words: 11,470. Language: Spanish. Published: September 12, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Erotica » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Magia mental es una pequeña obra que costa de dos partes. Es real. En esta primera entrega se narra el momento en que Mago77 es "Hechizado" por una logia de magia experimental. Logia a la que pertenecía, y a quienes molestó la publicación de la obra: "Energía. Dime qué quieres y te diré cómo conseguirlo", donde se revelaban formas de magia mental para acertar loterías y demás juegos de azar.
Two of a Kind
Series: Defenders of Justice Series, Book Five. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,120. Language: English. Published: September 4, 2016 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Book Five, Defenders of Justice series. John Walking Horse, Sean Hagarty, and Jackie Kwon have been asked by Lieutenant Oles Jankowsk of the Lancaster Nebraska Police Department to assist them in curbing the sale of alcohol to minors. What was once a simple assignment turns more complicated after a visit with the man selling the liquor. Have they gotten in over their heads?
Lakota Justice
Series: Defenders of Justice Series, Book Three. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,810. Language: English. Published: August 25, 2016 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Having settled a score with a crooked tax man who had cheated his father, John Walking Horse has set his sights on another government man who has done an injustice to his Uncle Red Sky. With the help of his close friend Sean Hagarty, along with a few relatives and friends of his uncle, he sets out to see that justice is done.
Startup Blues
Series: Jim Nash Adventures, #14. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,490. Language: English. Published: August 22, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The position of chief of police isn't everything it's cracked up to be. Bored with desk duty, Jim takes a short leave to use his P.I. license to help two sisters in their time of need. Persons unknown are harassing and threatening their startup business. To find out who, his quest leads him to gator country in the Florida Everglades, where he must separate business from pleasure.
Lip Gloss and Movie Making
Series: The Invisible Man, Book 3. You set the price! Words: 7,520. Language: English. Published: August 4, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lip Gloss and Movie Making is a novelette, Part of a multi series of books under the banner THE INVISIBLE MAN. A young feisty girl is going through teenage life in the suburbs. She has a supportive boyfriend, loving parents, and unknown to her, a serial killer.
A Mysterious Man
Series: Simple Shorties. Price: Free! Words: 3,440. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
Two thieves find a mysterious man spying upon them and decide to kill him but they are in for a big surprise.
A Stitch In Time
Series: The Blanchflower Mysteries, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 10,330. Language: British English. Published: July 23, 2016 by BinnsCagneyPublishing Co. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
The new short story in the Blanchflower Mysteries series. A woman mysteriously disappears from Valley View Nursing Home and is reported missing. Sussex Police are short on resources and pass the case to Blanchflower and his associate, Inspector Ferraud. The Chief of Police contacts Ferraud and he convinces Blanchflower to travel with him to Pease Pottage to down the missing person.
Big Glass Door
You set the price! Words: 6,260. Language: English. Published: July 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
An old librarian tells the story of a a summer reading program that went wrong.
The Little Parcel
Price: Free! Words: 18,700. Language: English. Published: July 10, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Literary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
‘The Parcel’ is a collaborative novella written by the attendees of the 2016 spring-term ‘Creative Writing – Intermediate’ ten-week evening class hosted by co-contributor Morgen Bailey. The authors wrote their chapters while knowing only the size, weight and destination address of the parcel, together with the chapters’ starting and ending locations – chosen by the authors themselves.
Civic Duty
Series: Defenders of Justice Series, Book Four. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 10,740. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2016 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Book Four in the exciting Defenders of Justice series by Les Williams.
The Shores of Saturn
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: June 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Set in the town of Imperial Beach, south of San Diego, a man becomes involved with a homeless kid whose only goal, besides panhandling for beer money, is to get back to his hometown of Evanston. Seeing him as a surrogate for his brother and his own struggles with drug abuse, the man purposes to help the kid get back to his home and the family who left him. But no good deed goes without trouble.
Legend of the River Soul: The Secrets of the Zhujiang River 江灵传说: 三江起源之珠江篇
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,160. Language: Chinese (simplified). Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
滇南一梦苍山尽,蜀地千年洱海空。 利剑融冰化三朵,神刀斩雪成玉龙。 蓝月有情迷真性,红土无边竞从容。 霸业不成王侯馁,唯余流水自向东。
Coming Correct
Price: Free! Words: 3,490. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
Ray is pulled into flirtatious conversations with women in the office. Focused only on his coming promotion, he finds himself in some innocent but awkward encounters with a new employee. She sees them as sexual harassment and plans on filing charges. As it could ruin his career, Ray knows he must convince her it was an innocent misunderstanding. But what if she doesn't listen to reason?
Afterlife with Father: Father Raises the Dead
Price: Free! Words: 3,640. Language: English. Published: May 21, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Father's one rule for pets was that they were to be kept outside, a rule my sister Alison broke with consistency. Father had many peculiarities, which made life in the Night household fun and exciting. But one frightening Halloween surpassed them all, as we watched the beloved cat we had just buried come back from the dead!
Pet Shop Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 590. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jen is a pet store owner. She comes in one day and finds a snake missing. Did the ex- pet store co-owner steal the snake?
The Missing Skillet
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,440. Language: English. Published: May 7, 2016 by Float Street Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Trouble be brewing on an island paradise -- Some kinda stranger is sitting out on the boat of that nice French couple looking all suspicious. Worse, Martha's cast-iron skillet, that special one she loves, has gone missing. She's starting the morning fixing up and it ain't in its place. It gotta have been thieved!
Dog Days
Series: Jim Nash Adventures, #13. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,140. Language: English. Published: May 2, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Jim Nash is as content as he’s ever been—that is, until he manages to get himself arrested thanks to the new girl that has come into his life. While being held on trumped-up charges of murder, all the women in his life come together to post bond. With the local PD’s enthusiasm to pin the crime on him, he is forced into honoring payback in a form he will find very familiar.
An Untapped Field of Endeavor
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 4,500. Language: English. Published: April 29, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Big Joey Barbosa has decided to invite his long time colleague, Nick Leonisi, in on a very special deal. A new, previously untapped business venture. But maybe Nick has a different venture in mind. Come along for the ride.

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