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Bella and Rachel, Bully Defense Squad - The Case of the Stolen Wallet
Series: Lupe & Molly, Bully Defense Squad. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 1,730. Language: English. Published: February 27, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Children’s books » Social Issues / Bullying
The Case of the Stolen Wallet is one of a series of mysteries that readers can solve using logic and mathematical deduction. Someone has stolen Priya's wallet. The reader joins Bella and Rachel by using logical reasoning to expose the culprit. This story blends math and logic with the frustrations and fears children experience regarding bullying in a way that is fun and empowering.
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 6,080. Language: English. Published: February 26, 2017 by Falcon Ridge Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Luke survived WWII. Now he must learn to live with the strange new powers that came home with him.
Bad Moon Rising
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 18,120. Language: English. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
"Bad Moon Rising is a delightful collection of short stories by San Antonio-based writer Helen Haught Fanick," according to one reviewer. Another said, "Senior sisters Kathleen and Andrea are a pure joy." These three stories are set in the quiet village of Pine Summit, where nothing much happens--till someone is murdered. Andrea and Kathleen always have a compelling reason to solve the case.
Jim en die bom aanvaler
Price: Free! Words: 1,960. Language: Afrikaans. Published: February 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Jim is al een van die Bomeenheid wat weet hoe die aanvaler lyk. Sal hy in tyd die Rebel kan stop ? En wie is die skrywer Sherry ? Sal die sielkindige hom kan help sy verlede onthou lees en vind uit.
Stand By Your Man
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 7,690. Language: English. Published: February 23, 2017 by Lost Quarter Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Tammy Fairchild left Loverna to escape her reputation and make a new life in a new town. But problems seem to follow her wherever she goes. Starting over, she finds herself a new job and a new man, someone she can trust. But not everything is as it seems with Kevin. He has a mysterious past filled with dark secrets. And Tammy finds that she is the one who will pay the price for his wrongs...
You set the price! Language: English. Published: February 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
The streets of Westwood are ahunting ground for a manic, psychotic serial killer murdering homeless prey!
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: 9,170. 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
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: $1.99 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.
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.