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Death Trap
Series: Zia Black's Death Trap Stories, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 37,630. Language: English. Published: February 10, 2012 by All-Seeing Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Don't Run. Don't Hide. Just Die...The Death Trap trilogy starts with Death Trap, a twisted European thriller with a dash of crime. Wren Ives' holiday is over. She's in a packed train 400 feet below sea level with no end in sight. A cloaked figure lurks outside, the third rail is live, and air is running low. Someone wants them dead, but why?
Things Could Be Worse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,490. Language: English. Published: February 1, 2012 by Disquieted Dreams Press. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
A woman learns to appreciate what she has in a standalone followup to the short story "Midnight Strolls".
Gumdrop City
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,600. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Gumdrop City is a True Crime story, fictionalized. More or less how the end scene comes to be, is true, although in reality the police were involved. The "room" is true though the rest of the house was fictionalized. This is one of my cover artist's favorite of all of my stories. This story is also included in, Anthology of Evil.
Playthings
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,400. Language: English. Published: June 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Finding someone to play with is difficult enough when killing them can mean going to jail. But that doesn't stop this serial killing duo. They've been killing together for years, selecting victims and covering each others' backs. But now one of them has broken the rules, leaving the other wanting for blood.
Xibalba Unleashed
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,060. Language: English. Published: April 24, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Cultural & ethnic themes » Cultural interest, general
A research expedition to an ancient Mayan cave in Belize leads to dire events being released back out into the world after over a thousand years.
One Late Afternoon in Lower Alabama
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,360. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Horror » Crime
In southern Alabama, things move at their own pace and are very seldom what they seem. Come along on this intense short story by Nick Porter.
Dying Breeds
Series: The Atlas Martin Adventures. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,210. Language: English. Published: October 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Adventure » Action
A decades-old murder mystery… some secrets are never meant to be uncovered… Atlas Martin lives in rural Montana. Trying to scrape tuition money, he takes a job working for a feared Rancher, Pike Shepherd. A man reported to have murdered his wife twenty years ago. A chilling night at the Ranch with the menacing Pike Shepherd leaves Atlas fearing for his life... and the lives of those he loves most.
The Baby
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 5,460. Language: English. Published: December 29, 2014 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
In this intense short story by Harvey Stanbrough, a state police officer is called to investigate an eerie, heinous crime at a rest area. It has to do with an infant, a strange crowd of onlookers, and a key witness, all in a maddening, constantly thrumming rain.
Decisions
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 2,870. Language: English. Published: March 28, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
Short Story Recommended Ages: 17+ Dan was a simple man. He was a licensed plumber and occasionally worked construction on the side to earn a little extra. He had a loving wife and two beautiful little kids. He was happy, comfortable, and never sought out adventure. Until he came face to face with the last decision he would ever make...
The Death of a Cruciverbalist (1.4)
Series: The Refuge Collection, Vol.1 Tale 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,550. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2015 by Steve Dillon. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Crime
(4.67 from 3 reviews)
A keen crossword puzzler is puzzled even more by disturbing news about the crossword's creator. A tale for the armchair sleuth and anyone who is following the goings on in the strange little town of Refuge. Writer/Artist proceeds to charity. Story (C) Copyright Martin Livings 2015, art by Will Jacques.
Marigolds For A Vampire (Novella)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 22,900. Language: American English. Published: March 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
Jeremiah Smithfield, a vampire hunter who spent a lifetime driving the vampires into extinction, returns home to attend the funeral of his former partner. The angry widow tries to kill him with a machete. A homicide detective is investigating a vampiric serial killer. A mysterious girl in white reveals a family secret. He struggles with the living and undead to preserve his dying legacy.
Crypsis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 55,520. Language: English. Published: February 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
The confession of Detective Simon Pesco was dictated not to human being, but to a machine. Was it the stress of the unsolved crime involving his wife that made this police veteran finally snap? Or could the unnatural story he recites about sex crimes and betrayals have a kernel of truth in it? Read Crypsis, the complete transcription of Pesco’s eerie confession, and decide for yourself.
Silhouettes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 64,680. Language: English. Published: September 28, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Horror » Crime
There is a CIA Agent, undercover in Scotland. A disturbed individual, who regards the Agent as an alien. A few Cybernats, A couple of CID police officers, and the novel takes place over a short period of time during the current political situation in Scotland, in the run up to the referendum for independence. Murder, politics, humour and intrigue, and near-future sci-fi are all contained within.
The Power of Positive Visual Thinking
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,750. Language: English. Published: November 20, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Keep telling yourself how important you are. Keep visualizing who and what you want to be. Envision your destiny. Become who you are meant to be. Embrace all that is great about you. Become the killer you know lurks inside you. From the author of "Nothing Men" and "Candy."
Seattle's Dead Girls
Series: The Atlas Martin Adventures. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 64,220. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Crime
Atlas teams up with senior detectives Max Tatcher and Hank Peterson to locate the man-- claimed by witnesses to be a giant. The investigators soon realize they're in way over their heads. And Seattle will never be the same again. When loved ones are once again put in peril and fire rages through the most sacred places. Only God knows who will live and die.... in Seattle's Dead Girls...
The Path to Darkness Volume 4 Three Tales of the Macabre
Series: The Path to Darkness, Book 4. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,400. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Horror » Crime
The Path to Darkness Volume 4 Three Tales of the Macabre: To read on a rainy day… when the sky is dark and a downpour crashes against the earth. Magic and mayhem cross paths with customers of Voodoo Doughnut. Serial killers, thieves and serious magic will have you transfixed as you turn each page. Revised July 2013 - Edited By Adrienne Koch for your reading pleasure.
Unfeeling
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,610. Language: English. Published: June 27, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Horror » Crime
The man they call Shovel is a neutral instrument. He’s buried more than his fair share of men. And built his boss, August Alexander, a criminal empire. But when August suddenly becomes obsessed with a tiny wooden doll, even Shovel can't remain neutral for long. Or escape the doll's spell. A crime-noir tale with a horror twist.

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