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Dying to the Light
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,490. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
A collection of short stories from The Baker Street Universe that center around the exciting, sometimes paranormal, or science fiction adventures of Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson. Whether they're investigating monsters or human monsters, there's always adventure, romance, excitement and danger in a parallel Victorian London where authors and their creations are all alive at the same time.
Her Bodyguard: A Liathland Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: June 26, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Princess Kirsty trusts her bodyguard, Callum Macdonald, with her heart and her life. But the tiny principality of Liathland, which is situated on the border between England and Scotland, is under threat from greedy and malicious outside forces. Someone is prepared to betray Liathland. But who and why? A novelette.
Pennie Apples: Deleted Chapter
Price: Free! Words: 9,140. Language: English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A missing girl from a prominent, and wealthy family An albino psychic investigator's first day on the job An unborn baby with a psychic connection with her mother The first riveting case Pennie assists with solving This is the beginning of albino psychic detective Pennie Apples. Before she was Avery Tran's sleuth and confidant in The Malevolent Twin.
Day Is Night
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 7,060. Language: American English. Published: June 24, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Curtis feels trapped in a dull and loveless marriage. When he runs into his lovely neighbor, Margot, he starts dreaming of a new life not controlled by his overbearing wife. But is it even possible, feasible? Can there be a way out? Not everything is what it looks like, and his curiosity will lure him into a new sort of entrapment, with retribution and murder in its midst.
The Sapphire Chronicles - Broken Lair
Price: Free! Words: 17,490. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
(5.00 from 1 review)
In the Sapphire Chronicles, a spy yearning to leave a life of espionage behind, is drawn back in.
The Keeper: Episode 2
Series: The Keeper. Price: Free! Words: 3,430. Language: English. Published: June 23, 2015 by K.I. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
It’s an envelope addressed to her. In this envelope is a letter and a key. But a key to what? Alexa uncovers the secrets of her family’s past in this contemporary adventure 10 part serial.
The Keeper: Episode 1
Series: The Keeper. Price: Free! Words: 3,270. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: June 23, 2015 by K.I. Publishing. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Fantasy » Contemporary
It’s an envelope addressed to her. In this envelope is a letter and a key. But a key to what? Alexa uncovers the secrets of her family’s past in this contemporary adventure 10 part serial.
Mistero al museo. Storia di un furto alla GAM
Price: Free! Words: 4,230. Language: Italian. Published: June 22, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Nonfiction » Art, Architecture, Photography » Art history
Un misterioso furto si consuma tra le sale della Galleria d'Arte Moderna di Palermo. Durante le indagini ci si ritroverà non solo a seguire il capitano e i suoi tentativi di smascherare il colpevole ma anche a scoprire l'emozionante bellezza che nasce da un'opera d'arte.
The Case of The Yellow Hand
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,030. Language: English. Published: June 21, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Traditional British
Sherlock Holmes and Doctor Watson are propelled into one of their most bizarre investigations yet, when they discover two missing school girls. Investigating that case they come upon clues which lead to a mysterious cult called "The Kali Kult," a devilish group of people who use a demonic powered stone called "The Kali Stone."
A Dimension of Death
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 12,070. Language: English. Published: June 19, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Following the murder of a young woman on the set of The Twilight Zone, Rod Serling teams up with a former Los Angeles police officer turned television writer named Gene Roddenberry to investigate.
Felony Fruitcake
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 12,650. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy
Will Sue Jan find the felonious fruitcake felon before the church choir sings the last fa-la-la?
Standing Kill Orderlies
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 11,250. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Science fiction » Adventure
Told backwards, from ending to beginning, follow along as Robert hunts down his father’s murderer, and uncovers a secret worth killing for. Bonus Short Story: Infidelity A man sat outside Marcus' home for a couple hours, staring at his front porch before getting on the bus. Marcus goes into spy mode to findout why, but when he does, he may just wish he'd stayed home
Sins of the Father
Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,260. Language: English. Published: June 18, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
The Lazy Robot Story Factory presents Sins of the Father, a Psychological Thriller Novella from author Anthony Vicino. An edge of your seat suspense ride that will have you wondering, and worrying, about just how fragile the human mind can be.
Revenge Inc. - Part 1: The Trigger
Price: $2.99 USD. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Through a series of flashbacks, Steve Getz learns the truth about his father's demise.
There is always a reason, Maresciallo Maggio!
Series: Stories from Rimini Coast. Price: $0.99 USD. Words: 16,870. Language: English. Published: June 17, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller
The character makes his first appearance In these three stories, dealing in the first with the theft of a cell phone from a beguiling woman, in the second with a case of racism that turns out to involve corruption as well. In the third, the lost lives of two young men cross with that of another beautiful, faithless woman. Nothing is ever as it seems, and we must beware of making hasty judgments.
Justice Is Served: an Edward Red Mage short mystery
Price: Free! Words: 5,240. Language: English. Published: June 16, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Fantasy » Short stories
Wizard-for-hire Edward Red Mage discovers his reputation is growing faster than his waistline, as he's called away from breakfast to prove the death of a Baron was no accident.
A Scandal in Fordlandia - A Sherlock Holmes Parody
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 11,430. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Humor & comedy » Parody
It is June 2014 and Holmes and Watson are in Toronto. Holmes is called upon to rescue the beleaguered Mayor of the city from one more self-inflicted disaster that the media are about to exploit. It's a parody and a lot of fun to read.
One Hot Witch
Price: $1.99 USD. Words: 3,300. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Heinous crimes torment a small town. A Witch believes that it’s time for magic to unveil itself. There is only one common denominator, Flora. She’s determined to bring a malicious killer to justice, but strained family ties could threaten more than just the investigation.
The Summer Dress
Price: Free! Words: 1,200. Language: English. Published: June 13, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
(5.00 from 2 reviews)
"The Summer Dress" is an award winning short story taken from an anthology of short stories entitled "The Little Book of Dark Tales". "The Summer Dress" is free. Reviews would be welcomed.
Russian Roulette. A Lisa Becker Short Mystery
Price: Free! Words: 7,330. Language: English. Published: June 12, 2015. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
Lisa Becker and Fabian Zonk are dealing with a young man from Berlin-Marzahn who evidently has shot himself. Both forensic medicine and CSI agree. But Lisa suspects that the boy is actually the victim of a malicious trick. A short mystery from Berlin with Lisa Becker and an almost perfect murder. This book is DRM-free!