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Balance
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,330. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011 by Gryphonwood Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What would you do if you had the power? Detective Dan Lake has been given the power to heal. But whenever he heals someone, he has to give the condition to someone else or Dan dies. This dark thriller short story by the bestselling author of The Dane Maddock Adventures and The Zombie Driven Life was originally published in the You Don't Know What You've Got... anthology.
False Details
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Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After a brutal murder in the small town of Harvington, the victim is identified. A local girl that went missing three days previously has been found and the suspect is the violent boyfriend, the only problem is he can not be found. It is upto DI Kenny Black to crack the case and bring justice.
False Details
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Price: Free! Words: 4,630. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
After a brutal murder in the small town of Harvington, the victim is identified. A local girl that went missing three days previously has been found and the suspect is the violent boyfriend, the only problem is he can not be found. It is upto DI Kenny Black to crack the case and bring justice.
False Details
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Price: Free! Words: 4,610. Language: English. Published: November 14, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(1.00 from 1 review)
After a brutal murder in the small town of Harvington, the victim is identified. A local girl that went missing three days previously has been found and the suspect is the violent boyfriend, the only problem is he can not be found. It is upto DI Kenny Black to crack the case and bring justice.
The Tides
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Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 9,500. Language: English. Published: November 13, 2011 by Fiero Publishing. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bonnie’s making her way in the world the best way she knows how – finding men who’ll look after her, maybe take her closer to her dream of California. So far she’s done good. She made it to Oregon. She just spotted a new sugar-daddy. But she’s gotta trust her instincts because there are bad men out there…
Anywhen
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,490. Language: English. Published: November 12, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jack Finnegan possesses a rare talent that makes him a unique asset to the police department: he can see the past with one touch. But when he and his partner are assigned to locate a missing teenager, Jack will have to stretch the limits of his abilities further than he has ever dared.
A Midnight Clear
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: November 11, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
A Christmas prequel to the Bay Harbour Mysteries. If you've ever wondered what Bay Harbour was like before Carl's accident this novella will take you there and introduce you to Moss & Gibby, the wannabe bad men of Bay Harbour.
When The Spirit Moves You
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Series: Jeff Resnick Short Stories, Book 2. Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 12,820. Language: English. Published: November 10, 2011. Category: Nonfiction » Relationships and Family » Dysfunctional relationships
(4.50 from 2 reviews)
Jeff Resnick's curiosity is piqued when he sees a sign advertising psychic readings. At first he's sure the medium is a fake, but then his funny feelings lead him to suspect that a murder has taken place in the dilapidated house where Madam Zahara holds her readings. Just who died and how? And why is Jeff compelled to look for bodies buried in the medium’s yard?
Sparrow Swift Twist (personal sovereignty)
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Series: Escaping Tyranny eXpat ePulps, Book 8. Price: $4.99 USD. Words: 5,200. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Holiday » Adventure
Escape with Sparrow Swift. "Our knowledge is limited, our abilities seem inadequate, we see ourselves as small insects -- we cope by being serious about the crack in the sidewalk where we were born. We ignore limitless potential within a wondrous world. Exit and fly, you are the dragon. Dragon!" Allan R. Wallace
Indian Ghost at Sutter's Swamp: A Full Length Broderick Mystery
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Price: $3.99 USD. Words: 12,800. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011 by LearningIsland.com. Category: Fiction » Children’s books » Fiction
Kendall and Jamie Broderick are visiting a wilderness cabin with their father. After a day spent exploring, suddenly something is wrong. The weather and fog closes in around them, and the water of Sutter's Swamp seems to be working hard to keep them from getting back to their cabin. This is the second full-length Broderick Mystery. The series includes both full-length and 15-minute mysteries.
Intrepid: The Mining Town Murders
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 17,250. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Retired college president Ellie O'Shay returns as a lay minister to the mining town where her grandfather was once a fearless lawman. Ellie soon finds herself caught up in trying to solve the horrific murders of her predecessor and his wife.
The Punjab/Pumpkin Patch Deaths
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,910. Language: English. Published: November 9, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Professor Montana Dickerson seeks to find out who murdered a favorite student visiting from Great Britain while dealing with ghosts from her own study abroad experience in India.
Last Stop on Dowling Street
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 9,550. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011 by Flying Raven Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
Racism never got off the bus . . . On a rainy night in Houston, in a ratty apartment as dark as his dreams, retired bus driver Frank Granger wakes in a cold sweat convinced a stranger with a gun lurks at the foot of his bed. And he's right.
Crimes in the Key of Murder
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 10,160. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Nobody cares who killed a down-on-his-luck piano player...except his brother, who happens to work for the crimefighting detective Sister Mayhem. Tearing up the underworld with her network of operatives--the Order of No Mercy--Sister Mayhem pulls out all the stops to solve the case and catch the killer, unless she becomes the next victim first. Don't miss this thrill-a-minute pulp crime saga.
Finder
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 6,500. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Bim and Hanky J find people. Hanky J is the procedure guy, with some mad computer skills to go along with his burning desire to make sure nobody remains missing long. Bim gets to find people for Hanky J, with his strange skill that neither of them like to discuss -- if he eats enough of the missing person's favorite food, Bim can make a connection. But the cost might be too great for this case...
The Demon and Me
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Price: Free! Words: 880. Language: English. Published: November 8, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
I’m woken from a blurry slumber with the demon whispering in my ear. Soft soothing tones put a smile on my whiskered face. The other is asleep. “Come” it says, "lets go for a walk." We all have demons... come and meet the one who used to live with me.
Jehovah's Key Witness
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,210. Language: English. Published: November 7, 2011. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
New neighbors moved in down the road from Josh and Dana's home in Maine...and, they're not nice. What do these tattooed ex-cons have in mind? Josh and Dana cross paths with them with scary consequences. Will they lose their home again? Will 'magic underwear' locate Dana in time?
To Hell And Back
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Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 9,310. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011 by Knotted Road Press. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Hard-Boiled
Andy has seen it all, done it all as a detective when he'd be alive. Now, as a ghost, he still works as a PI. This time, he's fulfilling his promise to the beautiful Toni, going to look for her brother all the way to Hell and gone, in Yakima, WA.
The Recyclist...The Beginning
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Series: The Recyclist, Book 1. Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 8,640. Language: English. Published: November 5, 2011. Category: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American
(5.00 from 1 review)
The DuBois family was one of the families who pioneered Vesper, Missouri. Martha and her friend Evelyn are only two of many elders who command the use of manners and respect. Do not overstep or ignore using manners, or you may be a dinner guest. Martha Dubois is a woman of means, yet very frugal.....as she recycles everything. Follow 'The Recyclist' as this is ONLY the beginning of your adventure.
Totally Decked
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Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 13,900. Language: English. Published: November 4, 2011 by Echelon Press LLC. Category: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Everyone knows those Miller sisters are something else, but Mark Malone has no idea. The holidays are just around the corner and Mark is in White Bass Lake to open the newest of his family's coffee shops. His sister is supposed to be running the Cool Bean, but she's up and wandered off to "find herself," leaving Mark a little gift, actually not so little.