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Learning German Through Storytelling: Heidis Frühstück – A Detective Story For German Language Learners (For Intermediate And Advanced Students)
Series: Baumgartner und Momsen, Book 5. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 14,940. Language: English. Published: June 6, 2014. Categories: Nonfiction » Language Instruction » German, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
This is the fifth episode of the popular Baumgartner & Momsen mystery series for German learners. When a loyal family dog comes upon a human ear in its feeding dish one morning, the police is notified immediately, but due to a sudden change in staff, the investigation proceeds only haltingly. Help Kommissar Baumgartner and Kommissarin Momsen to solve this case and improve your German effortlessl
Kathy Reichs - Best Reading Order - with Summaries & Checklist
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 2,320. Language: English. Published: December 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
KATHY REICHS' TEMPERANCE BRENNAN, STANDALONE NOVELS AND TORY BRENNAN READING LIST WITH SUMMARIES AND CHECKLIST Updated 2017 Includes summaries of all KATHY REICHS books including her LATEST NOVELS KATHY REICHS Fan? Get the most pleasure out of your reading. Don’t miss a single KATHY REICHS book and read them all in the best order.
Soutee - The Complete First Story
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 17,740. Language: English. Published: January 17, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Western, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Steve Soutee is a lawyer, a ladies man, a master gardener and chef, and the man you need in a pinch. When a bailiff runs off with $25,000, Soutee is hot on his trail at the behest of the judge, with a bevy of beauties, a paternity accusation and a new woman who just may know where the money is hidden.
Literature Help: The Curious Incident of the Dog In the Night-Time
Series: A Quick Guide ยท Study Guides: English Literature. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,920. Language: English. Published: April 6, 2015 by Raja Sharma. Categories: Nonfiction » Reference » Study guides, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
The story reveals that when Christopher is overloaded with new information, he is not able to take immediate and rational decisions. He finds it difficult to visit other places because he has spent most of his childhood at home with his father, who happens to have told him that his mother died of a heart attack.
Button Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 19,000. Language: English. Published: September 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
An idealistic young man returns home after the Korean War, and clashes with the corruption he finds in his father's business in New York's Garment District. Written by a recent Derringer Award Winner, this Runyonesque short story first appeared in Alfred Hitchcock’s Mystery Magazine, and also appears in the larger collection, Daggyland #1, by the same author.
Dood in Bed - Commisaris Renz Vos, raadsel 2 - Nederlands
Series: Commissaris Renz Vos, Raadsel 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,190. Language: Dutch. Published: November 3, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Slimme Vos Renz is gepensioneerd, maar kan het werk niet laten. Zeker niet, als hij in dit nieuwe TV-synopsis zijn vriend Sjaak ziet liggen: Dood in Bed.
The Last Pursuit
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 7,370. Language: English. Published: April 7, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
John Garrett is a cop aching to redeem himself for the mistake he made that destroyed two innocent lives and his own. He works alone to pursue the murderer he was escorting to trial, after their plane crashes in the unforgiving Rocky Mountains of the Pacific Northwest. This 5,800-word story by Rick Mofina is one of three gripping tales in his crime anthology, THREE TO THE HEART.
Christmas Canapés & Sabotage
Series: Culinary Competition Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,150. Language: English. Published: April 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Christmas, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Amy Ridley is excited to be participating in the Holiday Celebrations Competition to kick off her Christmas season in Kellerton, Michigan. Local cooks are set to compete for prizes then serve their best party dishes to holiday revelers. Amy has her eye on a special prize, but she has a difficult time concentrating on creating a perfect party buffet when a plague of problems begins to whirl around.
Nachtmerrie in het Park
Price: $1.25 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: Dutch. Published: January 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Een meisje van 17 achtervolgd door een gruwelijke nachtmerrie, gebrandmerkt voor het leven. Een verscheurd gezin; de moeder met ziekelijke gewoontes, een verwend broertje en de vader met macabere interesses. Een raadselachtige advertentie met een duister geheim, een jongen en een kistje met een geheimzinnige inhoud. De huiveringwekkende prijs: een leven voor een leven …
El Secretario del Chapo
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 12,170. Language: Spanish. Published: August 26, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » War & military adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Narco Novela. Lacho es el Secretario del Chapo Guzmán, el narcotraficante más famoso y buscado del mundo. El Secretario tiene muchas tareas qué hacer y las hace todas a punta de pistola. Tiene sangre fría, don de mando y lo que es más importante mucho... motivos para hacerlo.
Wrong Turn (A Jack Nightingale Short Story)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 14,300. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jack Nightingale gets lost in North Carolina and finds himself a reluctant attendee at a serial killer convention. Long dead serial killers are appearing before adoring fans, but it doesn't take them long to realise that Nightingale is in the wrong place at the wrong time. Wrong Turn is a fast-paced supernatural story of 14,000 words.
Perry Mason e i guanti spaiati
Series: I falsigialli - racconti, Book 3. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,450. Language: Italian. Published: April 27, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Per il più celebre avvocato della California, un paio di guanti spaiati indossati da una donna che chiede aiuto è già abbastanza per assumere la difesa. Tanto più che la polizia sembra sicura che quella donna è un'assassina. Forse troppo sicura. La partita vera, quella in tribunale, è ancora tutta da giocare e l'avvocato ha in serbo molte sorprese. Con qualche (lecito) trucco.
Christmas Al Dente
Series: Southern Pasta Shop Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,640. Language: English. Published: May 27, 2015 by Gemma Halliday Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Andy Buckland is determined that nothing will interrupt her first Christmas with Malcolm Jones and her last holiday spent in her childhood home. When the family recipe book disappears from the Bowtie Angel, and Aunt Cecily threatens to put “The Eye” on the entire population of Beaverton if it isn’t returned, Andy and Jones decide to put the eggnog on hold for a little old fashioned sleuthing.
Subway - a Jack Ryan Mystery Thriller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: July 2, 2015 by Sizzler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jack Ryan is at it again. On top of his game. When detective Hank Murdock receives a strange telephone call in the early dark morning hours, he goes on a mission to save 200 people. Somewhere in the dark subway. However the strange caller has other plans... Dangerous plans...
Two to Tango (A Belinda & Bennett Mini Mystery)
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
There’s nothing like losing valuable beach time to investigate an alleged theft. Especially when the client is Madame Russo–Belinda’s grandmother–and Belinda’s unsure the theft actually happened. But she and Bennett persist until they get to the bottom of her grandmother’s suspicions, even if that means a few misadventures along the way…
Twisted
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 19,380. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Murder follows three people in the stories inside. The first is a hit man who can't believe what he's asked to do. In the second, a farmer picks up a girl on a lonely road and gets more than he bargained for. In the last, a mother goes hunting.
Chiamata radio per Nero Wolfe
Series: I falsigialli - racconti, Book 1. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: Italian. Published: December 22, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Un'avventura del celebre investigatore, a imitazione di Rex Stout. C'è un delitto tradizionale, ma l'arma è decisamente insolita.
Een Verstilde Hardloper
Series: Marcel Sturing, Book 1. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 8,780. Language: Dutch. Published: February 8, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General
Een naakte vrouw, dood geschoten, ligt in een greppel. Politieman Marcel Sturing is als eerste ter plekke. De vrouw blijkt onbekend. Ze wordt niet vermist maar toch is er een misdrijf dat opgelost moet worden. Marcel Sturing gaat op onderzoek. Ook keert hij terug naar de plaats van het misdrijf. Daar liggen opeens opeens witte tulpen, netjes gerangschikt, in de vorm van een verstilde hardloper…
Missing Persons
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 11,580. Language: English. Published: August 21, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
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Short Story. A retired college professor uncovers old love letters in the garden of his new home. He makes inquiries of the former residents and learns a WW II war hero and his young wife lived there 50 years ago. But the wife disappeared in a storm and her body was never found. Her former college lover also disappeared. The professor learns the startling truth, but struggles with his conscience
The Mystery Directive - A Jack Ryan Mystery Thriller
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,280. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2014 by Sizzler Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Spies & espionage
From the #1 short story thriller writer of The Mystery Caller and Subway comes a suspense thriller that you will read in one sitting. A world on the brink of collapse…. Agent Grant Clark embarks on a mission into the most dangerous place in the world…. To make a discovery that will change the world as we know it. Jack Ryan brings you one more pulsating, quick, violent and thrilling roller-coaster.