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The Ghosts' High Noon
Series: Isobel Spice Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 6,740. Language: English. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
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In this delightful short story, enterprising actress and amateur sleuth Isobel Spice faces down a theater ghost to learn the truth behind an actor’s mysterious death during a performance of Gilbert & Sullivan’s gothic operetta "Ruddigore."
Amour éternel
Series: Fantastiques nouvelles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,810. Language: French. Published: July 28, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Seul en pleine mer, un accident peut vite tourner au drame. Et lorsque le soleil étouffant, accablant attaque sans relâche, l'agonie est un vrai supplice. Giorgio va connaître cette mauvaise fortune, se retrouvant face à lui-même et ses démons. L'insolation va le faire gamberger. Ses secrets les plus profonds, les plus noirs vont ressurgir et le hanter.
The Timeout
Price: Free! Words: 3,340. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
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When Sara met Jake Campbell, he was robbing her bank. A moment's flirtation drew the two of them together, but neither acted on that spark until they ran into one another at a sun-soaked beach retreat. Neither of them could know that an afternoon together would set their worlds spinning in different orbits.
The Edwards Branch Tunnel Legend
Price: Free! Words: 1,120. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Literature » Alternative history
The legend of a mid-'70s jewelry heist in east Charlotte is recounted. An 1100-word short story. Part of the psecret psociety pseries.
Fairy Dust
Price: $1.95 USD. Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: July 27, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Historical » Canada, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
A boy struggles to escape an orphanage where fantastic, surreal and evil things happen. Based loosely on mind control experiments conducted in Canada in the 1950's, disguised as foreign medical aid.
Deadly Detour (A Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,050. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
An intelligence operative's assignment goes dreadfully wrong when a pregnant young woman abducts her at gunpoint. The strange girl takes the operative on a detour that has deadly consequences and bodes well for no one.
Father McMahon's Confession: A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,460. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Father McMahon has precisely fifteen minutes. That's when the demon will come. He must gather up all his strength, along with the most powerful holy instruments, in order to confront it. And when it arrives, he will face his most important test yet. A confession.
The Seal of Confession
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,810. Language: English. Published: July 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Susan takes revenge and Father Peter is a worthy victim. A psychological thriller in a 2,700 word short story
Sirens
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,180. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
Following the distress call from the Melanie's dive crew, our story follows Michael, a young submersible pilot who's sent to the bottom of the Pacific to rescue his crew. Terror sets in as Michael comes to the realisation that it isn't just the dive crew in the World War II vessels. Take a deep breath as power falters and darkness grows in this claustrophobic first in the One Room Stories series.
Kidnapped
Price: Free! Words: 8,590. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015 by Inge Moore. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Carrie is horrified. Her husband, Jimmy, has kidnapped a little girl and now she's an accomplice. Jimmy said it would be easy: grab the girl, call the parents, pick up the ransom, and then take the girl back. However, Carrie's feelings for the child are growing stronger. Now she is stuck in the middle of a nightmare terrified that something will go wrong. With a preview of the novel, Savage Dawn.
Blown: A Dawna Shepherd Short Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,350. Language: English. Published: July 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Dawna yanks a renegade NSA contractor and accused spy out of a Polish banquet hall before he can testify to the European Justice Court about US cyber surveillance of "friendly" government leaders. Decidedly unfriendly forces are in hot pursuit as Dawna and her prisoner dash over snow-capped hills and through frosty woods as she struggles to keep them both alive in a December blizzard.
Poseidon
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,000. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015 by Untreed Reads. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
When Dr. Julian Lambert receives millions in funding for his water-bottling operation deep in the Amazonian rainforest, workers and owners alike celebrate their good fortune. All except one man—Lambert’s mysterious foreman, Manolo—who whispers a grave warning: Opportunity is not the only thing money brings. A short story.
Water Hammer
Price: Free! Words: 1,250. Language: English. Published: July 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A 1,200-word short story about a most unusual, overheard conversation in a San Francisco bar. An insidious method of revenge.
The Devil's In The Details (Short Stories Down The Slippery Slope)
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 10,260. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Welcome to the slippery slope that lies between ordinary life and waking nightmares; a place where "normal" morphs into something freakish, dangerous, life-altering … and often deadly. We all believe we've got things "under control" ... right up till we don't. Here are four short stories of ordinary, every-day life turned upside-down ... and the troubling behavior that follows.
The White Clover Project
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,830. Language: English. Published: July 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Psychological, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Jessamy could feel her inner demons pulling away at her heartstrings; their heart-pounding tune echoed through the stillness of night. She will become the linchpin of the White Clover Project. Who is she? And what does she do to get herself out of this situation? That is, if she can figure out what is happening in time to escape. Your answer awaits.
Shattered Illusions
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,110. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Publishing by Rebecca J. Vickery. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Brona must put her fears behind her and unravel the mystery that haunts this house.
The Canticle of Ordrass: The Wheel of the Year - Lughnasadh
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,260. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015 by Pro Se Press. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Dark, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
Magic, monsters, and murderous intrigue reign in the fourth tale of Logan L. Masterson’s Canticle of Ordrass series. As summer fades into autumn, the villagers of Matharden prepare for the harvest and a special wedding. But danger lurks in every shadow. Before the celebration of Lughnasadh is over, old scores will be settled, spies exposed, and ominous portents made manifest.
On the Choke at Cutter's Point
Price: Free! Words: 6,420. Language: English. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
In a lonely place along a coast with a strange reputation, Wishfield Porterman faces the disappearance of his sweetheart and finds that her father isn't interested in helping. Amidst one of the greatest hurricanes ever to hit in that area, he learns about family secrets hidden by time and seclusion, only to become one of them.
Icor
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 7,350. Language: Spanish. Published: July 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Uróboros es un thriller de ciencia ficción donde nada es lo que parece. Solamente uniendo todas las piezas podrás conocer la verdad, la pregunta es: ¿Te atreves a descubrirla?
Grain de sable
Series: Fantastiques nouvelles. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,480. Language: French. Published: July 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Supernatural
D'étranges créatures se volatilisent toutes les nuits. Le mystère suscite l'intérêt de Pierre, qui pour tromper l'ennui de la routine, se porte volontaire pour être de surveillance le soir. Pierre va découvrir l'origine des disparitions et va vivre une nuit d'horreur. Malheureusement pour lui, celle-ci n'est que le début de son cauchemar. Peut-être aurait-il mieux valu ne pas se réveiller.