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An Incident In Rhodes
Price: Free! Words: 3,460. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(3.00 from 1 review)
“It is with greatest regret Madam that I must inform you that your husband’s body has been discovered at the rear exit of the hotel. I am afraid it appears not to be accident or any other mishap. He has been murdered.
Leopold Orso and the Case of the Bloody Tree (Sublime Electricity: The Prequel)
Price: Free! Words: 9,440. Language: English. Published: February 18, 2017 by Magic Dome Books. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Steampunk & retropunk, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Detective Constable Leopold Orso has to fight evil magic in order to protect the brave new world of science and steam. His powerful enemies have an arsenal of six-barreled machine guns, backpack flamethrowers and hordes of hellspawn. Leopold may escape with his life, but it won’t be easy!
Probable Claus: A Storybook Park Short Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 4,820. Language: English. Published: February 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
(4.00 from 1 review)
When the statue of Santa Claus from StoryWorld's 'Twas the Night Before Christmas set goes missing, owner Ashling Cleary has to figure out whodunit and why. The answers will surprise her.
From the Ashes of Heroes
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: February 16, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Graphic novels & comics » Superheroes, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Even heroes die. Especially heroes. Paul Thompson carried the ashes of Captain Mega, a man touted as a legend during the war to end all wars. With Mega's ashes close, Paul could suffer a mountain levied against him, but when a path of retribution toppled Firebrand's criminal headquarters, his betters saw fit to relocate the man who did nothing but stir up trouble.
Minor Characters
Price: Free! Words: 8,960. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Science fiction » Short stories
(4.00 from 1 review)
Three minor characters in a mystery story come to life. Story is set in a house located in the woods beside Lake Michigan.
A StEep MosT DEadly
Price: Free! Words: 740. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Leah's opening a tea shop in the heart of downtown chicago, in the dead of winter. Everything goes as planned until dead bodies start turning up. Can Leah and Sherrie catch the killer before they are steeped ?
Black Ghost: Public Enemy No.1, Two and Three!
Price: Free! Words: 2,510. Language: English. Published: February 15, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
‘Black Ghost: Public Enemy No.1, 2, and 3’ (28,000 words) is a lighthearted action story about the birth of a superhero who isn’t quite the apple of the public’s eye. However, when Josh Hamlin is forced into acquiring superhuman powers, he must serve to protect the very people he is often at odds with, while continuing to hunt down a vicious killer. He must do all this while frantically keeping h
Marvelous Four - In and Out of danger Zone! (Preview)
Price: Free! Words: 1,210. Language: English. Published: February 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Harshit, Sumit, and Katrina run away to Andhar-ana-mana Mountains, they don't know what they are in for. Especially, after rescuing Priya from the gun-runners they are not safe any more. The gun-runners are afraid the Four might tell on them to the police and so are hot in pursuit. Full of thrilling narrow escapes, mysterious, hair-raising and entertaining adventures. Buy it right now!
Corner of Danger and Trouble Streets
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 9,040. Language: English. Published: February 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A mass Murder/ a Pedophile, and Detectives all in one story! Based on real life.
The Eilean Mor Mystery
Series: Beyond Belief. Price: Free! Words: 3,630. Language: English. Published: February 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Horror » Weird fiction
(5.00 from 3 reviews)
During December 1900 the three lighthouse keepers of Eilean Mor in the Flannen Isles disappeared without a trace. Speculation has followed for years thereafter until the personal journal of one of the keepers was found.
Mr.Doble and Mr. Noble
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 1,630. Language: English. Published: February 11, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Two people of opposite personalities collide in a verbal battle of a satirical nature. It all ends in a mystery, and it is not what you think.
Catherine's Curse
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,520. Language: English. Published: February 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Women's fiction » Chick lit, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
After a brief encounter with a stranger at a 14th Century chapel, Justine Jacobs is drawn into a dreamworld full of longing and despair. On a pilgrimage of self-discovery, the unmarried office worker travels south from her home in Notting Hill, London, desperate to cast her eyes on a lofty landmark reputed to have the power to find her a husband. A tragic comedy.
The Monk's Bed - A Short Story
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,930. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Themes & motifs » Crime, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Synopsis How sheepishly we follow... no, rephrase, how we absolutely cherish the endless queues, to purchase with our health, the one way ticket to the bottleneck where financial slavery is sold. And one icy windy morning, the whole world changes and we realise we're part of nature but we know nothing of how to survive it...
Deep Freeze
Price: $1.00 USD. Words: 12,900. Language: English. Published: February 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ben, a programmer by profession, falls prey to a prank played by his friend but everything goes wrong when Ben accidently encounters a dead body, how Ben manages to find the killer, how Sophie gets into the investigation, how Ben and Sophie met for the first time, this book reveals hidden truth about the dead and life of Ben and Sophie
A Killing In Trounce Alley
Price: Free! Words: 10,580. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
A gentle mist curled in from Vancouver Harbour enveloping the harbour front and rail yard. Building, it drifted mystically over Crab Park, across West Waterfront Rd. and finally enveloping the quiet by-ways, alley-ways and streets of Gastown.
A Murder on Pearl Street
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Historical » USA, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
That summer day in 1845, Cassidy Porter, the owner of gambling den, brothels, and illegal drinking establishments, whistled gaily, a man on top of the world. Until two bullets from a six barrel, pepper box revolver put a bloody end to him.
Bond Ambition (A Jamie Bond Mysteries short story)
Series: Jamie Bond Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,350. Language: English. Published: February 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
When Charley Alexander signs herself, and gal-pal Elaine, up for a cooking class with renowned Chef Machado, she expects a little fun, food, and wine among friends. But what she gets instead are catty classmates, surprisingly simple recipes, and the shock of a lifetime when she finds the poisoned body of one of her fellow culinary students.
Crazy for You
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A stalker discovers the famous object of her affection dead. How can she find the real killer and clear her name? And how can she persuade anyone that someone else is the killer, when she is insane?
Detective Laura Kimber
Price: $2.95 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Laura Kimber was the Police Academy’s best and brightest. She would outperform, outscore, outrun, and over shadow any male cadet. She was smart, articulate and was part of the new future. Now a detective and the games have changed..
...A Psychological Profile
Price: $3.95 USD. Words: 1,330. Language: English. Published: February 3, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
A Psychological Profile is a collection of flash fiction crime dramas. A game of cat and mouse that you will find beguiling. Some of the crimes will be solved in perplexing but entertaining fashion, while others go unsolved. Check out what's between the pages of a psychological profile...