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Flashover
Price: Free! Words: 5,060. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011 by Doomed Muse Press. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
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.
Ernestine
Price: Free! Words: 2,910. Language: English. Published: December 1, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Historical
(5.00 from 1 review)
Jack the Ripper - at last, the truth. Britain's most famous (or infamous) serial killer unmasked.
Money Trunk!
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,570. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
What would you do if you found half a million dollars and no one knew anything about it? Would you keep it? Or, would you try to find out whom it belonged to? Meet Chris Copeland, he faces this dilemma and he doesn’t have to think about what he will do. You’ll have to read “Money Trunk” to find out if he was a good guy or whether he kept the money. But whatever he did, he's in trouble!
Farewell Bend
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,620. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural
After business in San Francisco, Josh and Dana started up the coast with their sights set on visiting Seattle. After they accepted a recommendation to detour to Central Oregon, they ran into an old friend, made some new ones and found themselves pitching in to save a life and avert the destruction of a local institution. Seattle would have to wait.
Divided Loyalties
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 12,120. Language: English. Published: November 30, 2011 by Tift Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
When Private Investigator Daniel Robins accepts his first murder case near the sleepy country town of Casino in the north-east corner of New South Wales, he realises he is out of his depth so teams up with the local police to trade information. With no clues discovered at the scene, he struggles to find a motive. Even if he uncovers the motive, will it lead to the killer or killers?
The Problem Solver: Pirates
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,560. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Around the World Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There are problems in the world that would be better handled with a sense of urgency, immediacy and finality. Keith I. LLylwin is the Problem Solver. He is sent to in to handle problems. He determines how to handle the situation and determines the best solution. He is the problem solver. His initials are a give away to the solution he freely employs (KILL).
The Problem Solver: Three Bad Pennies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,700. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Around the World Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There are problems in the world that would be better handled with a sense of urgency, immediacy and finality. Keith I. LLylwin is the Problem Solver. He is sent to in to handle problems. He determines how to handle the situation and determines the best solution. He is the problem solver. His initials are a give away to the solution he freely employs (KILL).
The Problem Solver: In the Heart of Russia
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,070. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Around the World Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There are problems in the world that would be better handled with a sense of urgency, immediacy and finality. Keith I. LLylwin is the Problem Solver. He is sent to in to handle problems. He determines how to handle the situation and determines the best solution. He is the problem solver. His initials are a give away to the solution he freely employs (KILL).
The Problem Solver: The Family Wedding
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 5,000. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Around the World Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There are problems in the world that would be better handled with a sense of urgency, immediacy and finality. Keith I. LLylwin is the Problem Solver. He is sent to in to handle problems. He determines how to handle the situation and determines the best solution. He is the problem solver. His initials are a give away to the solution he freely employs (KILL).
The Problem Solver: Elephants and Ivory
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 4,660. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Around the World Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There are problems in the world that would be better handled with a sense of urgency, immediacy and finality. Keith I. LLylwin is the Problem Solver. He is sent to in to handle problems. He determines how to handle the situation and determines the best solution. He is the problem solver. His initials are a give away to the solution he freely employs (KILL).
The Problem Solver: EMF
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 2,770. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011 by Around the World Publishing LLC. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
There are problems in the world that would be better handled with a sense of urgency, immediacy and finality. Keith I. LLylwin is the Problem Solver. He is sent to in to handle problems. He determines how to handle the situation and determines the best solution. He is the problem solver. His initials are a give away to the solution he freely employs (KILL).
The Bhut Jolokia Caper
Price: $1.49 USD. Words: 3,030. Language: English. Published: November 29, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Humor & comedy » General
Short Story Recommended Ages: 17+ Welcome to the Good Diner, the favorite hangout of our gang. Thumbs and Locks might not be showing up today but I'm still here, keeping up the respectable front for us. I'll probably have to get a real job sooner or later, but if you have a minute, take a seat, and I'll tell you all about the last caper.
Discreet Fling
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 13,230. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011 by Dark Road Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Sheriff's deputy, Suzie Jensen teams up with BCI agent, Eugene Booker to investigate murder in Central Ohio.
Press 'n SEAL
Series: The Preston Andrews Mysteries, Book 6. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 15,300. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Admiral Poindexter has a serious problem and only his friend's son can help. If the wrong people discover that he has asked for help, someone he loved would die—quickly, horribly. Snuffed out like a candle.
Short Story - Criminal Justice
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 3,620. Language: English. Published: November 28, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Women's fiction » General
Living alone in an isolated cottage, Nora is brutally assaulted by three burglars. Will Nora receive justice, or will it be Criminal Justice?
A Living Nightmare
Price: $1.50 USD. Words: 16,360. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Plays & Screenplays » American, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(5.00 from 1 review)
A fictional account of an actual murder and the workings around it to catch one of the killers. There is intrigue,fear and anxiety. It will suck you in and spit you out with exhaustion. I know, I was there and I was and am Mackenzie. There is insight into the actual workings around murder cases. The things people don't see on the news or in the papers.
The Overtaker
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 5,310. Language: English. Published: November 27, 2011 by Green Snake Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Literature » Visionary & metaphysical, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Lance, one of the eccentrics in town, swishes his long net through trees, hoping to snag the souls of dead people. His fellow citizens think he’s a little slow, but they live and let live and so does Lance. One day Lance finds a bottle with some strange contents that could threaten his role in town. Lance figures out what’s in the bottle and discovers what his rightful place in town truly is.
Anglo-Francáis
Price: Free! Words: 4,650. Language: English. Published: November 26, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 1 review)
A serial killer's fate takes an unexpected turn.
Shaded Fey
Price: Free! Words: 2,150. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(4.86 from 7 reviews)
Supernatural Terrorism
Christmas in Knavesborough
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 8,430. Language: English. Published: November 24, 2011. Categories: Fiction » Anthologies » Mystery, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
(4.00 from 1 review)
Four Christmas crime stories featuring the Gershwins and Constable Penrose. The humorous and cosy tales take place in the fictional village of Knavesborough, Yorkshire. Light entertainment for readers who prefer their Christmas dinner with solid doses of crime and humour. 8,000 words in all.