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Matt Vol I by Ahmad Ardalan
Price: Free! Words: 17,280. Language: English. Published: October 18, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller
"Matt Vol I" is the beginning of a Short Thriller series "They murdered my wife two years ago... Tonight, you die. I am Matt, your nightmare!" On a quiet night like any other, Matt, a successful entrepreneur, returns home to his gorgeous villa, only to find his wife brutally murdered. A soft verdict against the culprits, a gang of violent teenagers, spins Matt's relatively calm and collected de
Razzle Dazzle the Missing Reindeer by J. A. Folkers
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 6,970. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy Tales & Folklore / Adaptations, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Who is Razzle Dazzle? He's one of Santa's reindeer but he went missing before the original tale was told. So - he was left out and forgotten. Barnaby, one of Santa's elves thinks he heard him on the magical walkie talkie. But where is he? All the characters in Fairy tale land want to help find him.
The Adventure of the Amorous Football Field by D.L. Marsh
Price: Free! Words: 4,890. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Who buries a clock in the middle of a football field on a college campus? And why? The college calls in Tanner and Rhiana Brown, owners of the Sun Detective Agency to investigate a theft on campus. Both crimes are related. The Browns set a trap for the thief and find the reason for the buried clock. Rhiana uses a novel approach to the punishment of the thief.
The Eyeball Expert: A Mike Sanse Mysteries #1 by Anthony Mugo
Series: Mike Sanse Murder Mysteries, #1. Price: Free! Words: 7,470. Language: English. Published: October 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
Remember the Shalom Junior School murders? Meet the detectives who solved them in The Eyeball Expert.
Betrayal by Hannah Howe
Series: Ann's War Mysteries. Price: $0.99 USD. 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.
Fatal Fête in Cherry Hills by Paige Sleuth
Series: Cozy Cat Caper Mystery. Price: $7.99 $3.99 USD. (50% off!) Words: 19,210. Language: American English. Published: October 15, 2017 by Marla Bradeen. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Kat Harper attends a birthday bash to remember when one of the guests ends up murdered. Now everywhere she looks a new suspect turns up, and even Kat has to wonder if this homicide will ever be solved. But the amateur sleuth refuses to stop investigating until the guilty party is caught—even if it means putting herself in the path of a killer.
Three Men, Little Alvin, and a Tonka Truck by Angelin Sydney
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 18,700. Language: English. Published: October 14, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » Action, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Little Alvin is a cute, blond-haired, blue-eyed boy with the world at his feet. He is a prince in the eyes of his bodyguards. They love him dearly and are prepared to lay their lives down for him. When an attempt to kidnap Little Alvin materialised one day, the three men in his life leap into action. Will they come it out of their ordeal alive?
Jigsaw Jill Police Detective II by Gary Hancock
Price: Free! Words: 9,130. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
When Jill and her two best friends go on a vacation and shopping trip to London, they run smack into a serial murder spree. As usual, she get into trouble because her brain just will not rest. Then she runs into a killer that eluded her in Los Angeles. All of that and a young "Bobby" that takes an interest in the "Americans".
Blaming the Arsonist by Kris Nelscott
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,110. Language: English. Published: October 13, 2017 by WMG Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
UC Berkeley, January, 1969—When a campus building bursts into flames, Pammy Griffin, an alum who owns a women’s gym nearby, heads over to check out the fire and walks straight into a troubling mystery.
老梅謠 The Song of Lao-Mei 卷一 血色童謠 Volume 1. A Song of Blood and Feud 繁體中文版 EPUB by Flo The Dixit
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 2,840. Language: Chinese (traditional). Published: October 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical, Fiction » Fantasy » General
★ 台灣網路人氣玄幻作家《芙蘿》代表作 — 《老梅謠》四部曲！★ 這是一首最蕩氣回腸、血淚交織的恐怖淒美童謠！為了替前世親人洗刷冤屈，揪出逍遙法外、位高權重的幕後真兇，你，願意付出多大代價？請讓我用一個故事勾出你對正義的渴望！一起踏上危機四伏、熱血正義的旅途，踏骨尋梅、沉冤得雪！【本書特色】❀ 東方玄幻推理小說經典大作！❀ 無數『梅迷』每晚熬夜挑燈、線上狂刷FB，引頸期盼更新。部落格每月6-7萬瀏覽人氣，預計2017年底破百萬！❀ 靈異詭事 X 驚悚推理：以玄幻為肉、科幻為筋、推理為骨的奇異歷險❀ 一首最扣人心弦、血淚交織的恐怖兒歌
Heather The Golfer’s Compliant Girlfriend by D.L. Marsh
Price: Free! Words: 6,300. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Romance » Action/adventure
Delicate Heather agreed with Tom in everything. He couldn't make her say no. He tried roughly pinning her to a wall with his body and using his legs to open her legs like a book hoping she'd slap his face. She didn't say a word even when he walked away in disgust. His heart felt like it was shrinking when he thought about ending it. Then Tom got the blackmail letter with the pictures.
Hannah The Girl who was tied to a man by D.L. Marsh
Price: Free! Words: 5,630. Language: English. Published: October 12, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Romance » Short stories(5.00 from 1 review)
The robber told Hannah Manwaring to lift her skirt. Tom Jenkins, a shy but handsome accountant, leaned toward the criminal, his hands turning into solid fists. She rushed in front of Tom and calmed him down. The robber took the money from the cash register then tied them to a chair, facing each other. They touched from their shoulders to their hips. Tom blushed then froze. She was losing him.
The Door is Nailed Shut. by David Jewett
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,610. Language: English. Published: October 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Horror » Ghost
What evil lurks behind the door? Is it haunted? Is it dangerous? Or worse? ... Our intrepid explorers, Brad and Sue, stumble across an old farm house. Inside, they find a door - and it's nailed shut. At first, they pass it off as a quirk - just something the owner did. But then they learn more ... Come spend a brief time inside this house; for this is a short story - a ghostly mystery.
Don't Look Down by Jon Marshal
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,970. Language: British English. Published: October 6, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Horror » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
How far would you go to save your child? When single mum Emily takes her two young boys to the beach it seems like just any other summer day, but before nightfall she experiences what all mothers fear most. Fast-paced 3,000 word horror story.
Finding Time by Jessi Hammond
Series: Time Will Tell. Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,040. Language: Australian English. Published: October 5, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Young adult or teen » Sci-Fi & fantasy
Bryn Maher’s grandfather died in a car crash a year ago. But was it an accident… or something else? When Bryn finds an old pocket watch in an antique store, a watch that looks identical to the one her grandfather had lost, she buys it on impulse. But the watch hides an incredible secret. And when Bryn discovers what it is, she is determined to find out the truth about her grandfather’s accident...
Ρήξη by Alexis Kypridemos
Price: Free! Words: 2,170. Language: Greek. Published: October 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Humor & comedy » Black comedy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Ένας νεαρός ασφαλιστής έχει κάνει το λάθος να προσπαθήσει να πείσει τον μεσήλικα Χάρλαν να αγοράσει μία ασφάλεια ζωής. Όπως κάθονται στο ήσυχο, σκιερό σαλόνι του Χάρλαν, ο νεαρός ασφαλιστής, γεμάτος ψευδή αυτοπεποίθηση προσπαθεί να κάνει την πώλησή του, ενώ αν μπορούσε να γνωρίζει το τι σκέφτεται ο Χάρλαν, δεν θα ήταν τόσο ήρεμος.
The Parrot of Doom by Russ Crossley
Series: The Razor and Edge, Book 9. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,650. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017 by 53rd Street Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
A Razor and Edge Mystery. Razor discovers his partner, Morton Edge, has accepted a case to hide a key witness to a murder at their headquarters (Edge's parents basement). And he is none too happy about it. Especially when the witness is a wise ass talking parrot.
Camdor Inn: Candlelight, Murder and Whiskey by Cookie Cruise-McFarland
Price: $5.00 USD. Words: 8,350. Language: English. Published: October 2, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Synopsis: Working for Wealthy People can make one, comfortable, or even suspicious of the guest they keep. It can also mean your life if you don’t watch out, Murder in a small town could be just as easy as putting on a jacket as Margaret soon finds out as she works hard to solve the Murder of her employer Mr. Norvol.
Perjury by Proxy by Violetta Antcliff
Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 10,310. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017 by Gypsy Shadow Publishing, LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Urban
Vilified by people he’s always considered friends, James knows something has to be done, but what?
Hardrock Rooster of Rose-nose Mound by Donald Anderson
Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 16,690. Language: English. Published: October 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Children’s books » Fairy tales & fables, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
This is the story of a morning when things did not go as expected. The blame seems to belong to a rooster who didn’t do what he was supposed to do. But is it his fault? He has a good reason. And, just maybe . . . what happens is better than anyone could have imagined.