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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.
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.
Crazy for You
Price: Free! Words: 3,730. Language: English. Published: February 4, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
A stalker discovers the famous object of her affection dead. How can she find the real killer and clear her name? And how can she persuade anyone that someone else is the killer, when she is insane?
You're Not Alone
Series: Whispers. Price: Free! Words: 66,910. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Fantasy » Paranormal
Quinn O’Reilly is hearing whispers after losing the love of her life to cancer. She has to start believing in an afterlife as a battle begins for her beloved’s estate when she enters a world of ghosts, spirits and specters. Can the dead really reach out from the other side? Can Quinn open her mind enough to help her and her dead lover? Is it okay to commit a crime for a greater purpose?
An Exhibit of Madness
Series: The Dulcie Chambers Museum Mysteries, Book 1. Price: Free! Words: 46,500. Language: English. Published: January 31, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth, Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
As chief curator of the Maine Museum of Art, Dr. Dulcinea (Dulcie) Chambers has just opened a new exhibit of Winslow Homer watercolors. It will be complete when the final work is bought at auction. But when Dulcie discovers a body rather than the painting, she's a prime suspect. Detective Nicholas Black is on the case but finds he’s less than objective when it comes to the attractive Dr. Chambers.
Weird, Wonderful and Worrisome Stories
Price: Free! Words: 1,900. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Weird, Wonderful and Worrisome Stories by James Wilkinson is a collection of odd and unusual stories featuring evil cars, curses and an unusual peace treaty.
Death of the Desperate
Price: Free! Words: 29,380. Language: English. Published: January 29, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
Two motorcycle gangs . . . one on the side of evil . . . the other on the side of God. Throw in a crazed med-school dropout with some skills even the devil would envy. Then add T.K. Fleming, the reluctant Ghostcatcher, and his gallant lady-love, Sunny. What have we got? Another rollicking tale of murder and mayhem with all of the trimmings.
Case of the One-Eyed Tiger
Series: Corgi Case Files. Price: Free! Words: 67,100. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(5.00 from 1 review)
When a shocking murder shatters the tranquility of a sleepy Oregon town, all fingers soon start pointing at new resident Zack Anderson. Determined to clear his name, Zack sets out to solve the case with the help of a feisty canine companion with an uncanny ability to sniff out clues. With evidence mounting against him, can Zack identify the killer before he ends up in the doghouse?
A Hand of Gold
Price: Free! Words: 7,360. Language: English. Published: January 26, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Adventure » General, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
New Year's Eve is a time to celebrate a new beginning. Or, in the case of Pussy Katnip, a night to have trouble walk into her club. The Kit Kat Klub is sold out, but that doesn't prevent unexpected guests from arriving and threatening to start the new year off in a bad way. Pussy and her friends have to find a way to fix this problem before midnight strikes.
Unauthorized Access
Series: Dions Enigmas. You set the price! Words: 67,520. Language: English. Published: January 25, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
Nothing is ever as it seems with Dion Vine's clients, who hide the truth to protect others. His "come here, get away" girl friend, an ex-police detective with a warehouse full of problems, involves him in interrelated cases in which an injured veteran is accused of hacking, and his friend of vehicular homicide. Justice narrowly prevails at this nexus of the individual and questions about justice.
Murder On B Flat
Price: Free! Words: 5,120. Language: English. Published: January 24, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Amateur sleuth
(4.00 from 1 review)
…. Then the lights went black and there was instant chaos! Ten Thousand witnesses cried out in horror
Un Delitto Placebo
Price: Free! Words: 14,790. Language: Italian. Published: January 22, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Police Procedural, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Un nuovo e intricato caso per il maresciallo maggiore Delma Pugliese
Two Professionals
Price: Free! Words: 2,070. Language: Commonwealth English. Published: January 21, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
(4.75 from 4 reviews)
It is a fictional story of a ‘one night relation’ between a young lady professional and an old male professional where the young professional seduced the older one for the vested interest of the Company where she was working. She was able to make the old hack tow in her lines. But who had the last laugh?
The Buried Truth: Season One, Part 1 - Uneasy Partners
Price: Free! Words: 15,730. Language: British English. Published: January 17, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General, Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Action & suspense
An extra-terrestrial item is found in the Scottish Highlands. However, the object, and the twins who found it, mysteriously vanish. The ripples reach Truth Serum, a conspiracy theory magazine. The story is perfect for over-enthusiastic new employee Chloe Jacobs. However, the magazine’s proprietor – Blair Cox – is strangely lukewarm.
The Girl and the Crocodile
Price: Free! Words: 458,530. Language: English. Published: January 16, 2017 by Beyond Beyond Books. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » International crime
She came to Australia - a visitor seeking an outback holiday. She met a wild charming man who offered to take her to remote places. But he hid dark secrets. Her life descended into a place of nightmare. She ended her holiday thinking she had escaped, but consequences followed her, drawing her ever deeper into a place of terror, an ancient crocodile presence threatening her body and mind
Nicotine Slavery
Price: Free! Words: 9,190. Language: American English. Published: January 13, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Crime thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
What happens when the manager pushes Gerald just a little too far about his smoking habits? The manager finds out quickly that there is more than one way to get revenge.
An Affair to Dismember
Series: Matchmaker Mysteries. Price: Free! Words: 88,140. Language: English. Published: January 9, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Women Sleuths
Gladie is clearly being pursued—either by true love or by a murderer. Who will catch her first?
The Aurora Borealis Affair
You set the price! Words: 53,480. Language: English. Published: January 8, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » Cozy, Fiction » Adventure » Travel
Meet Spock's doppleganger at the Arctic Circle while you ooh and ahh at the northern lights. Answer the question, “Does Molly really have amnesia?” Help Joan find her horn to stop it from honking at random – she's sick of smiling and waving.
Eye of the Needle
Series: Neal Harris--Faith-Based Insurance, Book 9. You set the price! Words: 62,890. Language: English. Published: January 7, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Mystery & detective » General
Ninth in the Neal Harris Series. Neal has a flashback to the day he was hired. He’s assigned to straighten out the finances at a large church, but while digging through records he uncovers murders. It takes a dozen years to bring the perpetrators to justice.
Mystery thriller suspense: Duplicity: A gripping pyschological thriller short story with a twist you wont see coming
Price: Free! Words: 17,040. Language: English. Published: January 1, 2017. Categories: Fiction » Thriller & suspense » Psychological thriller, Fiction » Mystery & detective » Short Stories
Join Connor on his quest to uncover the secrets of his youth, and the man he is today. Walk in Connors shoes alongside him through the dark shadows that haunt his soul, while he battles against evil, hot on the trail of a mysterious killer...