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Firing Gunter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,200. Language: British English. Published: May 21, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
There is an abode where living and laughing and love, are stirred with dreams, where "was" and "is" and "will be", had, like a lemon - the bitter - squeezed out, and poured into such a place. Some people would just love to make a place such as that, home.
Piece of Work
Series: Sin City, 0.5. Price: Free! Words: 10,890. Language: English. Published: May 20, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Coming of age
Meet gang leader Tim Kelly, who's latest ideas pits him against the Chicago Outfit in 1965 Las Vegas. Prequel to the Sin City series.
Lilac Cadillac
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,060. Language: English. Published: March 29, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Synopsis Have you ever found yourself in a conversation where someone throws 'Family is everything' around, like it's cheap confetti? It had been many long years after, and the tightly-knit film-making family of Moorcrofts would listen in on conversations like these, and not react, correct, elaborate, or judge. Maybe because they made a pact to keep life 'after' Sue's birthday to themselves...
Baklava Part 1
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,450. Language: English. Published: March 24, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Alternative history
Synopsis Against the eternal clock - counting down for us, we live and work, and bake and play, and serve a higher purpose - all part of someone's recipe. Maybe. And like a renowned recipe, it's all about attention to detail - from attentive preparation, right through to a particular flair for a spectacular presentation.
The Witness
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,950. Language: English. Published: March 15, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Inspirational, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
This is a short story. This is also the first of the Issues Series: Responsibility. Jimmy Johnston is put in a place where he has to decide what is right and wrong in a very bad situation. Should he tell someone, or try to keep it to himself. And could he live with himself if he didn't?
Fraud
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,570. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Chioma took a deep breath and inserted her card into the chip reader. After a moment of awkward silence she took it out and looked up anxiously. "Declined." Fraud is a story about a young woman who discovers an illegal charge on her credit card and her resolve to find the person responsible.
Lightning
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Business, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Scrawny little Ariel eventually came second as she had duelled gravity, and as if in slow motion, dropped to her knees; and with her small hands clutching her stomach, she surrendered and drowned in the stinging hope that she kept sufficient pressure on her stitched wound.
Villains
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,930. Language: Simple English. Published: December 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Inspirational
With each “unexpected” disaster approaching,the secret man emerged around unexpectedly. Was he coming to help ,rescuing or devastating?Was he God or a demon? Could he achieve his goals alone?
The Librarian
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,370. Language: British English. Published: December 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
...She felt around in her handbag for the smart silver pen and felt how the cold steel slowly absorbed the heat from her liverspotted and wrinkled old hand...
Death in the Garden
You set the price! Words: 4,680. Language: English. Published: December 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Benjamin Ians Flash Fiction. To Miranda, her garden means everything; the pinnacle of her happiness, of her love and fulfilment. She looks back over her life, its amours and death to the future.
3 Marginal Stories by Travis Scholl
Price: $1,000.00 USD. Words: 2,190. Language: English. Published: November 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Inspirational
Three short tales of variance from thriller to philosophic. Conclude as you will and want, as these stories are made for every reader. Each with its own strength, their potential is endless for all.
Tommy
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,090. Language: British English. Published: September 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Adventure » General
Fire And Ice Some say the world will end in fire Some say in ice From what I've tasted of desire  I hold with those who favor fire. - Robert Frost Synopsis Pyromania - From pyro- "fire" + mania "madness, frenzy." The propensity which leads an insane person to accomplish his purpose by burning, has been considered to merit particular notice, and to constitute a variety of monomania.
The Spellchecker
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 19,020. Language: English. Published: September 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
"You're barefoot. OK, so I was barefoot. Had to be. I was dead. For long enough to come back and remind someone I was still pissed. Only, I wasn't sure who to talk to... And then, I bought shoes.
Isitolo Esasingasebhange
Price: $3.33 USD. Words: 18,240. Language: Zulu. Published: September 8, 2017 by Via Afrika. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Leli yinoveli elimaqondana nezehlo zezigilamkhuba, zona eziganga nomainini. Maningi amanoveli abhalwe nguMolefe: Ikhiwane elihle, Osibindigidi Bongqondongqondo kanye namanye neminye iminxa, kubandakanya nomdlalo osihloko sithi: Ngiwafunge Amabomvu.
Viaje Lírico por España I
Price: Free! Words: 9,760. Language: Spanish. Published: April 19, 2017. Categories: Screenplays » Documentary, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
Narraciones viajeras, versos viajeros, paisajística, pueblos y monumentos, crónicas espontáneas
Anecdotes of Irregularity
You set the price! Words: 2,660. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » General, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
ANECDOTES OF IRREGULARITY is a collection of three flash fiction stories with twists, turns, and general irregularity. With strange grandmas, partners in crime, and claims of flying dogs, each of the three stories have their own unique feel ranging from sci-fi to crime.
Line of Duty
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
The mob boss wants to test a rookie driver and maybe teach him a lesson too. How to Get the Boss Out of Harm's Way 101. Surely nothing will go wrong. Surely.
Big Data, Little Girls
Price: Free! Words: 1,550. Language: English. Published: September 5, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Technological
(2.00 from 1 review)
Copious amounts of surveillance data- Big Data- are gathered daily. Surveillance is everywhere- supposedly watching, searching for wrongdoers, and protecting. Only when Lily is kidnapped and forced into a life of prostitution along with other stolen girls does she realize that presumptions of the security provided by surveillance are entirely wrong. (Contains mature themes)
Pearlized
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,980. Language: English. Published: August 2, 2016 by FrostProof808. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological
What's a mobster punk to do when the detective he's talking with about an attempt on his life turns and walks away? Or worse yet, simple fades out and disappears?
Sacrifices
Price: Free! Words: 2,580. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Kay has spent years in prison, and she is desperate to get back to the man whose power and charisma pulled her into a world of desire and destruction. She has had a long time to plan her return, what will she find when she reaches the place she has dreamed of all those years?

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