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Microcuentos de terror by Alvin Mint
Price: Free! Words: 3,010. Language: Spanish. Published: February 12, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Occult, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Este pequeño libro es una compilación de los microcuentos con los que participé del concurso #LMDEinktober de la maldición del escritor. Son 31 microcuentos de terror y misterio en menos de 150 palabras. Los puedes encontrar en mi página web http://alvinmint.com. Esta compilación es una versión mejorada, corregida y en un formato más atractivo. Lo presento como un regalo para mis lectores.
Be Still My Beading Heart, A Glass Bead Mini-Mystery by Janice Peacock
Price: Free! Words: 10,910. Language: English. Published: December 11, 2016. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
It's Valentine's Day and Jax O'Connell's red VW bug is missing. Did she forget where she parked the Ladybug or has the beloved car been stolen? Jax faces some unsavory characters on the streets of Seattle and regrets not having a date on the most romantic day of the year. She must take matters into her own hands to find the Ladybug and salvage her love life, and do it before the day is over.
Sex Scandal Sequel to Final Good Knight Kiss: Governor's Daughter Christmas Kidnapping Book 1 by Michelangelo Free Lance
Price: Free! Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: November 25, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Romance » Short stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This is the exciting sequel to the ebook series of short stories “Good Knight Kiss” by Michelangelo Free Lance. In this thrilling story the daughter of governor Anthony Frank is caught with her panties down in a sex scandal. She is kidnapped by an organized crime rink and held for ransom.
Coffee (a short story) by Alex Tanner
Price: Free! Words: 2,440. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: October 13, 2013. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(4.00 from 5 reviews)
It's 9 o'clock. Time for coffee. Every day, I visit the same diner. Every day, I see the same people. Except today. Today, something is very, very wrong.
No Way Out - And Other Scary Short Stories by MJ Ware
Price: Free! Words: 17,230. Language: English. Published: May 17, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Young adult or teen » Mystery & Detective, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(3.00 from 1 review)
Includes three 'terrorific' short stories. No Way out: Mike takes a bet to go inside a haunted house, will he live long enough to collect? The Price of Friendship: How much is a best friend worth? Joey finds out the hard way. Hobgoblin Horror: Jake volunteers at a retirement home because Shelby works there. So, it's no wonder he's misses Mr. Fitches' warnings about a homicidal hobgoblin-too bad.
Frostbite by E.J. Stevens
Series: Ivy Granger, 0.25. Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: March 6, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
This spooky prequel short story is the perfect introduction to the award-winning Ivy Granger Psychic Detective urban fantasy series. When a client claims that her house is being haunted, Ivy tries to keep her mind open and her weapons handy. Will our favorite psychic detective face down murderous ghosts? Anything is possible in Harborsmouth.
A Sight for Psychic Eyes (Piper Ashwell Psychic, P.I. Prequel) by Kelly Hashway
Price: Free! Words: 15,320. Language: English. Published: October 27, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths(4.00 from 1 review)
When nine-year-old Eric Danson goes missing in the middle of the night, psychic P.I. Piper Ashwell is reminded of her first case ever, when she was only twelve years old and her ability to read objects first surfaced. And things only get worse when the boy who’s been bullying Eric goes missing as well. Can she find the boys before it’s too late?
Microrelatos de misterio by Enrique Ramón Maestro
Price: Free! Words: 1,970. Language: Spanish. Published: February 11, 2012 by PÚLPito. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Cinco relatos MUY breves de intriga y misterio con la (dudosa) calidad PÚLPito. Incluye: "Un crimen en pocas palabras", "El diamante desaparecido en la habitación cerrada", "Tú", "No tan cristalino como el agua" y "El impostor"
Breakfast In Paris by Graeme Cameron
Price: Free! Words: 970. Language: English. Published: February 22, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories(4.50 from 6 reviews)
At a sidewalk café on a bustling Parisian avenue, a man awaits a rendezvous with the woman of his dreams. But as anticipation turns to dread, is he about to wake with a start?
Christmas In High Heels by Gemma Halliday
Price: Free! Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: November 18, 2010. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories(3.50 from 2 reviews)
Fashion designer turned amateur sleuth Maddie Springer can’t wait to spend the holidays with her boyfriend, LAPD Detective Jack Ramirez. It’s their first Christmas together, but between her zany family and wacky friends, Maddie’s having a hard time finding alone time with her man. Come Christmas morning, this is one holiday she’ll be sure to remember… naughty or nice.
Betrayal by Hannah Howe
Series: Ann's War Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 15,190. Language: English. Published: October 16, 2017 by Goylake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Betrayal is book one in the Ann's War Mystery Series written by Hannah Howe, author of the Amazon #1 Sam Smith Mystery Series.
Murder Row (A Private Detective Mystery Series of crime mystery novels Book 1 ) by B.A. Savage
Price: Free! Words: 16,130. Language: English. Published: May 10, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Private Detective Randall tackles a case in which a young man allegedly attacked his girlfriend and is suspect in her murder. An angry mob is searching for him, and Stone must find him before it’s too late, and the clock is ticking…..
The Piano Book by Sharon Abimbola Salu
Price: Free! Words: 4,290. Language: English. Published: September 23, 2012. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A curious 10-year old school boy visits the house of a reclusive neighbor to play his piano. What he discovers is the ultimate reason why this neighbor does not like visitors.
Inspector Zhang Gets His Wish (A Free Short Story) by Stephen Leather
Series: Inspector Zhang Short Stories, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 15,070. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General(4.29 from 7 reviews)
Inspector Zhang loves mysteries, but as a Detective Inspector with the Singapore Police Force he knows that mysteries are few and far between. There are relatively few crimes in the city state and those that are committed are usually solved quickly. But that all changes when Inspector Zhang is called to a top Singapore hotel where a guest has been found murdered in a locked room.
On A Witch And A Spell: A Blackwood Bay Witches Mystery Prequel by Misty Bane
Price: Free! Words: 15,580. Language: English. Published: January 18, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
This is a prequel novelette to the Blackwood Bay Witches Mystery Series. On A Witch And A Spell is a short, humorous cozy mystery read filled with magic; a mystery or two; and snarky, no nonsense main character and her friends.
The Case of the Cat and the New P.I., A Mail Order PI Mystery by Fiona L. Woods
Series: The Mail Order PI Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 1,780. Language: American English. Published: March 2, 2019. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Meet Lori Stockley, the mail order Private Investigator, and Panzer, the black cat. Watch as Lori discovers who's been stealing money from the residents at her Granny's condo facility. This is the first case in the Panzer and the P.I. series.The Lori Stockley mysteries are good, clean puzzles with no blood or murders. (At least not yet!) This is a short-short and can be read on your coffee break.
Lightning Rider by Rick Mofina
Price: Free! Words: 9,410. Language: English. Published: May 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » General(5.00 from 1 review)
Twenty-six year-old Jessie Scout had endured a life steeped in pain. She had come to Las Vegas, a city of risk, not to gamble. But to collect. This short work won Canada's top literary prize for crime fiction, the Arthur Ellis Award for Best Short Story, presented by the Crime Writers of Canada.
The Haunted Breadbox: A Myron Vale Investigation by Scott William Carter
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,120. Language: English. Published: May 9, 2013 by Flying Raven Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Myron Vale sees ghosts. One hundred billion of them, to be precise . . . In this short story prequel to GHOST DETECTIVE, the first novel featuring Myron Vale, a house call to an old farmhouse finds Vale investigating the most unlikely of haunted places — a breadbox. What lies inside? It's not at all what Vale expects.