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The Horse-Drawn Hearse
Price: Free! Words: 3,780. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » Ghost, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
On Halloween night in 1973, young Daniel Taylor was approached by a mysterious horse-drawn hearse driven by a sinister old man. Forty years later, the hearse emerged from the darkness and appeared to Daniel once again - but this time it was carrying a coffin.
Halloween Night: A Short Story
Price: Free! Words: 7,010. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Holiday » Halloween, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(2.50 from 2 reviews)
James is alone on Halloween night. His parents go to a Halloween Party, but never return. The search for James's parents begins.
Dream Vacation (Dream Series, Book 8)
Series: Dream Series. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 82,030. Language: English. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Romance » Paranormal
Thanks to her unique ability to step into other people's dreams, Dr. Sara Alderson has solved murders, unraveled conspiracies and saved lives. But when a crisis hits close to home, even her supernatural gift might not be enough to avert disaster.
Ведьмин подарок. Лилит
Price: $2.00 USD. Words: 10,390. Language: Russian. Published: October 25, 2014 by T/O "Neformat". Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Я шёл со службы, когда моё внимание привлёк мальчик – продавец газет. - Купите газетку, господин хороший?! Нашу помощницу, госпожу ясновидящую, убили… - Ясновидящую? – Машинально сунув пареньку в кулачок монету, я взял свежую, пахнущую типографскими чернилами, газету. С неё на меня смотрело мёртвое лицо моей жены.
Der Untergang eines Putzteufels
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 89,260. Language: German. Published: October 25, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Bevor eine Staubschicht sich auf dem Schreibtisch ihres neuen Home-Office niederlassen kann, spürt Ami Becca Keck, wie ihr Temperament aufflackert. Der Fluch ihres Lebens—eine Frau, dessen Zwangsputzen zu viel für die meisten ist—ist gegenüber der Straße eingezogen und wohnt jetzt in Opulenz. Scheiße! Und noch schlimmer kommt es, wenn Becca unternimmt, dem Putzteufel einen Mord anzuhängen.
Highway Robbery
Series: Owen Allison, Book 2. Price: $5.99 USD. Words: 95,730. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Failure analyst Owen Allison is called home to West Virginia. His mother is convinced that a skeleton unearthed by a construction crew belongs to Owen’s father. Owen’s brother George, a highway commissioner, is battling alcohol, a bureaucratic boss and environmentalists determined to stop highway expansion. When a protestor is murdered, George is the prime suspect.
To Honor His Grave
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 115,910. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Seventh-grader Josiah Engel gets sucked into intrigue and danger when the newest girl at school convinces him to prove her uncle innocent of causing a town disaster.
Seeing Red
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,740. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Maggie wants to get rid of the annoying boyfriend who has taken over her apartment. Hilda has had enough of her abusive husband. And murder is a cheaper solution than divorce. Two tales of bad relationships, angry women and murder of 4600 words or approx. 15 print pages altogether.
Murder in the Family
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 19,670. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Nine tales of love, death, vengeance and murder. This is a collection of nine short crime tales of 18800 words altogether. Several of the stories are also available as standalone e-books.
Dearly Departed
Price: $7.95 USD. Words: 81,530. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Dearly Departed opens with an opening–the casket of a double agent working for the FBI’s Maggie Sachet as well as for the Russian’s SVR. From there, the plot spins into a bizarre international thriller, with a captivating cast of colorful characters caught in a web of mystery and the unexpected.
Houston, 2030: With Proper Legwork
Price: Free! Words: 28,590. Language: English. Published: October 24, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Science fiction » Apocalyptic
(5.00 from 1 review)
God save me from making prophecies, because I am not qualified. Can I predict that Ebola virus not only finds its way to Europe and America, but also learns how to defeat the WHO protective suits protocols? Hey, who cares about Ebola? I fail to foresee that our Commander-in-Chief is going to introduce those new coffee-cup military salutes!
Obsidian
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 46,260. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It isn't over. The djinn are back in Tanger Falls, Tennessee, and it's time to end it - for once and for all.
Covering Her Assets
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 54,390. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by Norah Wilson. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Dix Dodd is going undercover for Elizabeth Bee (now Mrs. Hugh Drammen). Elizabeth fears someone is out to kill her elderly husband. Since the pre-nup precludes her inheriting anything before they've been married a year, she's not about to let that happen.Posing as Elizabeth's mother (along with Dylan as her boy-toy, and Mrs. P as Nanny Jane), Dix is on the case, Covering Her Assets.
4 X Armed
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 63,030. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
It was just a small town in Arizona, but it was having large problems. Politics were complicated. Cows were being stolen. Drugs came in more often than clouds. Money was changing hands. Death stalked the high desert. Friends weren't really. Oh, yeah, there was romance in the air. Bottom line - all was not as tranquil as the Sheriff would like it.
The Root of All Evil
Series: Hope Street Church Mysteries. Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 101,480. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014 by Beyond the Page Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Christian » Mystery & detective
A brand-new book in the terrific Hope Street Church mystery series, by New York Times bestselling author Ellery Adams and Elizabeth Lockard.
Monsters Don't Exist and 11 Other Stories With Killer Endings
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 30,140. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Enjoy this collection of short stories that will both scare and intrigue you. Though every story is different and they span multiple genres they all have one thing in common, you will find yourself wondering just what will happen in the end.
All The Rage
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 83,500. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
The latest Carina Quintana Mystery, from Kirkus Award winning author David Benson, has Carina facing her first homicide as Asst. Chief of the Ft. Lauderdale, FL PD. Shuttling between New York and Florida and rekindling relationships with former NYPD colleagues, Carina faces unexpected impediments and mounting frustration trying to corner a fashion industry enfant terrible with deep mob ties.
The Blind Trust
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 93,520. Language: English. Published: October 23, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
In this seventh in the series Lawton Close takes on the partners of a powerful law firm, the head of an alleged crime family, a shadowy government agency, and a U.S. Senator to find out who threw acid in the face of the second most beautiful woman in the world and murdered her friend.
Jacks are Better
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 73,150. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
On a Carribean cruise things go awry when a body is discovered, and a large sum of money is missing from the treasury. Later another death occurs...and to discover what happens next...read Jacks Are Better!
The Contrary Blues
Series: Owen Allison, Book 1. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 66,230. Language: English. Published: October 22, 2014 by The Mystery Company. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Contrary, West Virginia, a sleepy town with failing coal mines, has an urgent need for revenue. A federal grant for a non-existent bus system meets that need, until an auditor dies under mysterious circumstances. When the Department of Transportation sends Owen Allison to sort things out, Owen decides to let the phony subsidy continue until another body surfaces. Owen fears that he may be next.