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Hemis Track
By Graham Pullman
You set the price! Words: 34,820. Language: English. Published: May 25, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A 4WD Adventure of Discovery, Mystery, Murder and Romance? This story takes you on a journey through some of the toughest terrain in magnificent New Zealand. The story is based on fact and many situations are the embellished stories (lies) of actual events. The Reader will have to decide what is fact and what is fiction.
Flashover
By Annie Bellet
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Creole gentleman Remy Pigeon has a gift, or a curse. He can touch objects and read the past from them. He prefers to stay away from trouble, but when an attractive red-head with a serious problem and a supernatural secret wanders into his house on a hot summer day, Remy knows that trouble has just found him. "Flashover" is a paranormal mystery short story.
Hackern som blir maffiakonsult i Karibien efter diamantkupp i Bangkok
By Stieve Adams
Price: Free! Words: 58,990. Language: Swedish. Published: October 14, 2013. Category: Fiction » Adventure » General
This story is in Swedish Language - Språk: Svenska En gammaldags äventyrsroman fylld med internationella skurkar, vackra kvinnor och ädla äventyrare. Handlingen utspelar sig i exotiska länder med sällsamma invånare. En fräck diamantkupp i Thailand och en förlisning Västindien blir upprinnelsen till en hisnande historia där en intet ont anande datorförsäljare från Skottland blir medelpunkten...
INSIDE CRIME part 1 The next instalment
By Connor Norton
Price: Free! Words: 3,310. Language: English. Published: May 13, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
The First story continues in The next instalment of INSIDEcrime
Mensch und Hund
By Scott Nicholson
Price: Free! Words: 5,140. Language: German. Published: August 14, 2012 by Haunted Computer Books. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Für den auf einer Farm aufgewachsenen Robert ist die Hündin Sandy Ann die treueste Gefährtin der Welt. Mit diesem Umstand kann sich die attraktive Alison nur schwer abfinden, als sie Robert kennen lernt und kurz darauf heiratet. Dann erkrankt Sandy Ann, und Robert steht vor einer schweren Entscheidung. Eine Kurzgeschichte mit einem Umfang von 4.000 Wörtern.
A Crab, a Rustler, and an Ostrich: A Short Story
By Edward J. McFadden
Price: Free! Words: 3,570. Language: English. Published: February 21, 2014 by QuickHitsPublishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
It’s just another sunny day in Middleburrow, Florida, when Deputy Sheriff Jake Santo is called to investigate the discovery of a severed finger on a tourist beach. Things only get stranger as reports of an ostrich causing havoc in town leads to an investigation of animal cruelty, greed, and power. Everyone seems to be in on it, but can Santo locate the nine-fingered man before the staties arrive?
The Misfortune Teller: Three Stories of Crime
By Gavin Bell
Price: Free! Words: 18,890. Language: English. Published: September 19, 2012. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
Three very different people encounter death at second hand in these short stories of crime and suspense.
The Stepford Student
By Kenneth Kerns
Series: Mike Adams. Price: Free! Words: 7,780. Language: English. Published: December 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
When his best friend David abandons their weekly poker game, only to return reeking of swamp water and talking about changing careers, it is up to Mike Adams to find out what happened to him.
McCullock's Gold
By Lindsay Johannsen
Price: Free! Words: 88,280. Language: Australian English. Published: November 30, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
McCullock’s gold is an Australian murder mystery set on the northern edge of the Simpson Desert. There’s an abandoned 4x4, its missing driver, some missing gold, some bad guys and some bodies - plus a smart-arse Aboriginal mechanic who helps the local bush copper solve it all, while at the same time trying not to divulge any of the sensitive cultural information lying at the heart of the affair.
Курортный детектив
By Тарас Бурмистров
Price: Free! Words: 52,530. Language: Russian. Published: July 13, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Кровавый, интеллектуальный, остросюжетный и мистический детектив.
Vigilante Virus
By Doug Blair
Price: Free! Words: 720. Language: English. Published: December 25, 2012. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A microscopic look at police procedures, mushrooming violence in the city and the terrible temptation of citizen justice.
Neues Aus Der Ebersstrasse
By Stefan Eckert
Series: Abenteuer auf Balkonien, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 4,060. Language: German. Published: April 27, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.00 from 1 review)
Meine Abenteuer und tiefgründigen Beobachtungen, selbstlos von mir für sie aufgezeichnet.Ich eröffne ihnen einen neuen, atemberaubenden Bild auf unser Berlin.Und auch Blut fließt, sollte keiner meinen, hier ist nichts los. Zudem führe ich Sie in die Welt der Technologie und der Staatspolitik. Und lenke sie dabei so behutsam, das selbst sie mir folgen können. Besuchen sie mich auf Balkonien!
Abraham Surd
By Muppy Heingardt
Price: Free! Words: 4,520. Language: English. Published: April 12, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Abraham Surd invites Margaret Garine to his home to discuss unsolvable puzzles.
Silverlight
By Matt Joyce
Price: Free! Words: 5,330. Language: Australian English. Published: March 11, 2014. Category: Fiction » Horror » Crime
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
Something is terrorizing a Sydney park. Three people have died so far, torn to pieces. Is it a feral dog? A trained animal being directed to attack people by a deranged owner? The fabled black panther of the NSW mountains? Or is it something...worse? Two police detectives are about to find out that some legends can be all too real.
Catburglar
By Alice Sabo
You set the price! Words: 1,020. Language: English. Published: November 2, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 2 reviews)
A literary snack. A light-hearted, G rated, very short mystery with line drawings by the author.
The Tattered Thread
By B. A. Braxton
Series: Detective Rein Connery, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 70,100. Language: English. Published: April 26, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
(2.00 from 1 review)
When all hope is gone and there’s nothing left to live for, suicide may be your only option. Tasia McAvoy knows this feeling all too well. Rich and beautiful, Tasia seems to have everything a person could ever want. But her deepest, darkest secrets are catching up with her, and she’s just too tired to run away from them anymore.
Murder in D-Minor
By Manuela Cardiga
Price: Free! Words: 3,600. Language: English. Published: March 10, 2014. Category: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
A man with an ugly past is asked to do one last task to clear an old blood debt. But you can´t wash away blood with more blood; you can't bury the past, but it may just bury you...
Le corps de l'américaine
By Madjid Lebane
Series: Service Parisien des Enquêtes Spéciales, Book 2. Price: Free! Words: 6,840. Language: French. Published: October 6, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Seconde enquête du SPES. Cet épisode d'octobre conduit les deux policiers dans un univers d'amérique fantasmée...
Murder in Primary Colors
By Nora Barker
Series: The Dr. Christmas Connery Cozy Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 59,400. Language: English. Published: June 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Normally the most violent thing that happens on the campus of Midstate University is a football game, but that all changes when Dr. Christmas Connery and her basset hound find the director of the Midstate Museum of Art on the gallery floor, murdered, in the middle of a kinetic sculpture exhibit.
The ABCs, Part 1
By Tony Monbetsu
Series: The ABCs. Price: Free! Words: 3,720. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2013. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Part 1 of a new serial. Moriarty Jackson is an English teacher in the idyllic Japanese countryside. Idyllic, that is, until he's called upon to solve a heinous crime. Now Jackson will have to turn this sleepy town and upside down if he's going to save the day.